Martha <I>Tyler</I> Geer

Martha Tyler Geer

Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 18 Sep 1741 (aged 65)
Groton, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Ledyard, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 17682994 · View Source
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wife of Capt. Robert Geer, daughter of Hopestill Tyler

[Baptism: Apr. 9, 1676 Roxbury, Suffolk, MA, USA
Married: Robert Geer, Apr. 3, 1700 New London, New London, CT, USA
Info from: Geer Genealogy 1623-1923 and Barbour Collection]

MARTHA TYLER (Hopestill), baptized at Roxbury, April 9, 1676;
died in Groton, Conn., September 18, 1741 ; married, April 3, 1700, Robert Geer ; born January 2, 1676, died November 20, 1742.
She was both an accuser and accused during the witchcraft delusion. Martha Tyler was imprisoned, Sept 7th 1692 and released on bond and cleared in May 1693.
They lived in North Groton (Ledyard).
They first attended Preston church, where
their three eldest children were recorded.

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His Wife
Daughter of Hopestill Tyler
Died 1741


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  • Created by: Jan Franco
  • Added: 25 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17682994
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Tyler Geer (6 Apr 1676–18 Sep 1741), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17682994, citing Church Hill Cemetery, Ledyard, New London County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Jan Franco (contributor 46625834) .