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Elizabeth Phipps (Gent)

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Gent and Madam Elizabeth Gent
Wife of Capt. John Phips, of Sheepscot
Mother of John Phipps, Jr.; James Phipps; William Phipps and Phipps
Sister of Daniel Gent; Mary Allen; Thomas Gent and John Gent

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About Elizabeth Phipps

3 ELIZABETH2 GENT (JOHN1) was born 1637 - 1641  Maine and died Aft. 1693, bef 1/1716 - Braintree, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts? She married JOHN PHIPPS Bef. 1668 in Maine, son of JAMES PHIPPS and MARY.  Elizabeth m. 2nd JOHN TAYLOR.

Elizabeth Gent Phipps appeared August 19, 1682  with the Sheepscot people in Boston, Massachusetts, and  signed the articles of Association for the Settlement of a Town Upon the Sheepscot River as Elizabeth Phips. Among the "Sheepscot Papers" at Augusta, Maine is an undated petition of Elizabeth Phips, widow of John Phips, declaring that her husband was driven off by the Indians, that she had 3 sons and and daughter, and that one of the boys, almost of age, is determined to go and live where he and his brothers were born, as soon as his apprenticeship is completed.  She asked for 150 acres of upland with marsh, to be next adjoining to the farm of John Tower, and a house in the town that was formerly Mr. Philip Parsons'.  (Maine and New Hampshire Genealogical Dictionary) 


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Elizabeth Phipps's Timeline

Age 17
December 1668
Age 31
Sheepscot, York County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Age 56
Age 56
Gloucester, Essex, MA, USA