Hannah <I>Bradford</I> Ripley

Hannah Bradford Ripley

Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 28 May 1738 (aged 76)
Windham, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Windham, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 27347066 · View Source
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Hannah was the daughter of Major William and Alice Richards Bradford. A Mayflower Pilgrim descendant. She was a noble and useful woman, remarkable for her skill in the art of healing, she was the first, and for a long time the only physician in the settlement, and it is said that the first male physician, Dr. Richard Huntington, received much of his medical knowledge from her." She married Joshua Ripley (1658-1739) at Plymouth, MA on 28 November, 1682.

Hannah Ripley was my 6th Generation Grandmother.


Here lies Interred the Body of ... Mrs. Hannah Ripley the well beloved Consort of Joshua Ripley, Esqr who after she had lived a holy and Fruitful Life fell asleep in Jesus May ye 28th 1738 in ye 76th year of her Age.


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  • Created by: James E. Welch
  • Added: 5 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27347066
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hannah Bradford Ripley (9 May 1662–28 May 1738), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27347066, citing Windham Center Cemetery, Windham, Windham County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by James E. Welch (contributor 47006151) .