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 Mercy <I>Atwood</I> Freeman

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Mercy Atwood Freeman

Birth
Wellfleet, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 12 Aug 1858 (aged 88)
Wellfleet, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Wellfleet, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot D9
Memorial ID 70441949 View Source
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Mercy and husband Benjamin named one of their daughters Thankful Higgins after Benjamin's mother. Their children are recorded in Wellfleet, MA Vital Records 1763-1890 Vol.1 p.49; their marriage in Wellfleet on March 7, 1790 is recorded in Vol.1, p.541.

Her husband was a descendant, thru his mother, of Mayflower passenger Thomas Rogers.




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Inscription

Mrs. Mercy, wife of Capt. Benjamin Freeman, aet. 88 yrs. 7 mos.
Farewell friends most loved and tender
Joyfully I say farewell
Oh why weep that there with sorrow
With my savior I may dwell.


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  • Created by: Dragonfly
  • Added: 26 May 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 70441949
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/70441949/mercy-freeman : accessed ), memorial page for Mercy Atwood Freeman (18 Jan 1770–12 Aug 1858), Find a Grave Memorial ID 70441949, citing Duck Creek Cemetery, Wellfleet, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Dragonfly (contributor 47388130) .