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Desire Baxter (Gorham)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Yarmouth, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Death: Died in Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Place of Burial: Ancient Cemetery, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Joseph Gorham and Sarah Gorham
Wife of John Baxter
Mother of Abigail Newton; Elizabeth Downs (Baxter); Sarah Cobb; Jane Baxter; Temperence Downs and 8 others
Sister of Sarah Howes; Joseph Gorham; Samuel Gorham; John Gorham, Sr.; Josiah Gorham and 2 others

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About Desire Baxter

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=52551208

http://archive.org/stream/memorialofbaxter00baxt/memorialofbaxter00baxt_djvu.txt

1. JOHN BAXTER, son of Thomas, m. Desire Gor-

ham, June 11, 17<>6.

THEIR CHILDREN WERE :

1. Elizabeth, b. Jan. 2,1700: m. William Dowiies, 1725.

2. Sarah, b. Oct, 28, 1708 : m. Gorbam Cob. April 20, 1732.

3. Jeney, b. Nov. 5, 1710: m. Richard Baxter, Jan. 2(5, 1733.

4. Temperance, b. Aug. 14, 1712 : m. Samuel Downs, Feb. 25, 1730. b. July 5, 1714 : m. and removed to Martha's Vineyard, b. Mar. 3, 1715: m. Hannah North, of Barnstable, Nov.

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b. Jan. 12, 1717 : m. Abigail Taylor, Feb. 21, 1711. 45

b. Mar. 21,1720: m. (1) Deborah Nickerson, of Harwich,

She d. 1747: m. (2) Thankful Merchant. Oct. 4,

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b. Feb. 20, 1721 : m.

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Desire,

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10. Samuel. b. Feb. 4, 1722 : m.

11. Thomas, b. Feb. 1, 1724 :m.

12. Shubal. b. Dec. 21, 1726: ra. Mehitable Eallet, Barnstable, Mar.

5, 1746. 42

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Desire Baxter's Timeline

1685
April 1685
Yarmouth, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1704
1704
Age 18
Of Marlboro, Middlesex Co, Massachusetts,
1706
January 2, 1706
Age 20
June 11, 1706
Age 21
Yarmouth, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts
1708
October 28, 1708
Age 23
1710
November 5, 1710
Age 25
1712
August 14, 1712
Age 27
1714
July 5, 1714
Age 29
1716
March 3, 1716
Age 30
Yarmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States
1717
January 12, 1717
Age 31
Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States