Dorothy Sears (Jones) (1603 - 1678) MP

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Birthplace: Yeovil, Somerset, England, (Present UK)
Death: Died in Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA, USA
Occupation: Pilgrim
Managed by: Stanley Marshall Sears
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About Dorothy Sears (Jones)

Dorothy is the mother of Silas, Paul, Knyvett, and Deborah and wife of Richard Sears. She may have also married a Thacher or Thacker before Richard Sears. Her sister, Elizabeth Jones, married Anthony Thacher. Perhaps Dorothy married Anthony's brother or cousin before she married Richard Sears.

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Dorthy is the daughter of George and Agnes Jones. -------------------- http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=34753166

Dorothy Jones was born about 1603, daughter of George and Agnes (_____) Jones of Dinder, Somerset. She married Richard Sears of Plymouth Colony by 1637. "Cady [i.e., Goody] Seares was buried the 19th of March [16]78[/9]" at Yarmouth.

Their 3 children: i PAUL, b. about 1637 (d. Yarmouth 20 February 1707/8 in 70th year [gravestone]); m. by 1659 Deborah (eldest child aged thirteen on 3 July 1672, said to be daughter of George Willard. ii DEBORAH, b. about 1639 (d. Yarmouth 17 August 1732 "within about one month of 93 years of age;" m. by 1661 Zachariah Paddock (eldest child aged seventeen on 2 February 1678. iii SILAS, b. say 1641; m. by about 1665 Anna, probably daughter of James Bursell of Yarmouth.

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Dorothy Sears's Timeline

1603
1603
Yeovil, Somerset, England, (Present UK)
1632
1632
Age 29
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1635
1635
Age 32
Marblehead, Essex., Mass.
1637
February 20, 1637
Age 34
Marblehead, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1639
September 16, 1639
Age 36
Yarmouth, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
September 1639
Age 36
Yarmouth, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
1650
1650
Age 47
Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
1678
March 19, 1678
Age 75
Yarmouth, Barnstable, MA, USA
1940
August 17, 1940
Age 75
1941
April 9, 1941
Age 75