Ann Saxton (Copp) (1630 - 1661)

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Place of Burial: Boston, Mass, USA
Birthplace: Hatton, Warwickshire, England
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Managed by: Nancy Duarte Coon
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About Ann Saxton (Copp)

Ann Copp was born in Hatton, Warwickshire, England on Aug. 13, 1630. She came to America from England June 17, 1635 on the ship Blessing, commanded by Capt John Leicester, with her father William and step-mother Goodeth. Her mother, Ann (Rogers) Copp, died 1633 in Warwickshire, England. She was baptised in Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts on June 23, 1861.

Ann first married Herman Atwood 11 Aug 1645 in Boston and they were the parents of two children:

John/1647 - died young Sarah/1650

After Herman died in 1651, Ann married Thomas Saxton and they were the parents of:

Thomas/1652 Mary Samuel/8 Oct 1653 m. Elizabeth; 2) Susannah Adams Joseph/9 May 1656 Nathaniel/29 Nov 1658 (unmarried) Elizabeth/8 Jun 1661 Benjamin/18 May 1665

"Copp's Hill Burying Ground is Boston's second oldest burying ground. It was first founded in 1659 as Windmill Hill. The area was named after shoemaker William Copp who once owned the land.

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Ann Saxton's Timeline

1630
August 13, 1630
Hatton, Warwickshire, England
August 16, 1630
Hatton, Warwick, England
August 16, 1630
Hatton, Warwick, England
August 16, 1630
Hatton, Warwick, England
1646
August 11, 1646
Age 15
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
1647
October 5, 1647
Age 17
Boston, Suffolk, MA, USA
1650
May 26, 1650
Age 19
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
1652
March 10, 1652
Age 21
Boston, Suffolk, Ma.
1652
Age 21
Mass.
1653
October 8, 1653
Age 23
Boston, Suffolk, Ma