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Deborah Colton (Gardiner)

Birthplace: Probably England
Death: Died in Springfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Place of Burial: Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Gardiner and Mary Gardner
Wife of George Colton, Quartermaster
Mother of Isaac Colton; Ephraim Colton; Mary Barnard; Capt. Thomas Colton, Sr.; Sarah Graves and 5 others

Occupation: Housewife
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About Deborah Colton

(f/g) Deborah Gardner Colton Birth: unknown, England Death: Sep. 5, 1689 Springfield Hampden County Massachusetts, USA

Deborah, was born about 1625 in England. Her parantage has not yet been determined. Deborah, married George Colton about 1640 probably in Hartford Co., CT. Deborah and George rem to Springfield, MA and resided there and in Longmeadow, having the following children:

Isaac Colton (1646-1700) Ephraim Colton Sr (1648-1713) Mary (Colton) Barnard (1649-1709) Thomas Colton (1651-1728) Sarah (Colton)Graves (1653-1689) Deborah (Colton) Bliss (1655-1733) Hepzibah (Colton) Wells (1657-1697) John Colton (1659-1727) Benjamin Colton (1661- died young)

Family links:

 George Colton (1620 - 1699) 
 Ephraim Colton (1648 - 1713)*
 Thomas Colton (1651 - 1728)*
 Sarah Colton Graves (1653 - 1689)*
 Hepzibah Colton Wells (1657 - 1697)

Burial: Longmeadow Cemetery Longmeadow Hampden County Massachusetts, USA Created by: John Parker Record added: Jul 24, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 55404215 -tcd

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Deborah Colton's Timeline

Probably England
Sutton Goldfield, Warwick, England
Age 20
Hartford, Hartford, CT

George Colton in the American Marriages Before 1699
Name: George Colton
Spouse: Deboriah Gardner
Marriage Date: 1640
Marriage Place: Conn.
Source Information American Marriages Before 1699 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 1997.
Original data: Clemens, William Montgomery. American Marriage Records Before 1699. Pompton Lakes, NJ, USA: Biblio Co., 1926.
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November 21, 1646
Age 22
Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts
April 9, 1648
Age 24
Longmeadow, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony

"More research needs to be done on his birth date since it is so different than his wives dat e s. He could have been born around 1667."

September 22, 1649
Age 25
Longmeadow, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
May 1, 1651
Age 27
Longmeadow, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
February 24, 1653
Age 29
Longmeadow, Hampden, Massachusetts, USA
February 24, 1653
Age 29
Longmeadow, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
January 25, 1655
Age 31
Longmeadow, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony