Martha Burgess (Wilbour) (1684 - 1717)

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Birthplace: Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Death: Died in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
Managed by: Lori Lynn Wilke
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About Martha Burgess (Wilbour)

Martha Wilbore Burgess

Birth: Aug. 20, 1684, Newport County, Rhode Island

Death: Dec., 1717, Newport County, Rhode Island

Father: Joseph Wilbore (1656 - 1729)

 

Mother: Ann Brownell Wilbore (1662 - 1747)


Siblings:

  • Anna Wilbore (1686 - ) m. George Wood
  • William Wilbor (1688 - 1775) m. Jane Crandall
  • Joseph Wilbor (1689 - 1754) m. Emlin Champlin
  • John Wilbore (1691- 1783)
  • Thomas Wilbore (1694 - 1783 ) m. Susanna Irish
  • Mary Wilbore (1696 - ) m. William Eldred
  • Benjamin Wilbore (1699 - ) m. Deborah Gifford
  • Stephen Wilbur (1701 - 1760) m. Priscilla Irish
  • Abigail Wilbore (1703 - ) m. Joseph Rathbun

Marriage (1) June 16, 1702, Tiverton or Little Compton, Newport Co, R.I.

Spouse: Timothy Closson, b. 5 Jan 1681, Marshfield, Plymouth Co., Mass; d. abt. 1706, Little Compton, R.I.

Children:

  • Josiah Closson, b. Oct 1, 1703, Little Compton, R.I., d. 1786, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA, m. Mercy Macomber
  • Timothy Closson, b. July 5, 1705, Little Compton, R.I.

Marriage (2) 1707, Tiverton, or Little Compton, Newport Co, R.I.

Spouse: Thomas Burgess (1669 - 1743)


Children:

  • Joseph Burgess, b. 6 Aug 1708
  • John Burgess, b. 10 Jan 1711; d. 1796
  • Mary Burgess, b. 18 Sep 1712
  • Thomas Burgess, b. 1714, d. 1792
  • Martha Burgess, b. 28 Mar 1716
  • Jacob Burgess, b. 1717, d. 1768
  • William Burgess, b. 1719

Notes:

Benjamin Franklin Wilbour,LITTLE COMPTON FAMILIES; Little Compton Historical Society; p 708; FH L film #0844901. ................................................. Timothy Closson, s/o Josiah & Mary (Williamson) Closson b. 5 Jan 1680/1, Marshfield, MA, [1a,c; 6a-c] d. ca 1706, Little Compton, RI [4] m. 16 Jun 1702 Martha Wilbore, dau/o Joseph & Ann (Brownell) Wilbore [4] b. 20 Aug 1684 [6a] m2 24 Oct 1707 [6c] Thomas Burgess [4] who m2 1721, Patience (-?-) [6c]

Timothy & Martha (Wilbore) Closson had 2 chn: Josiah, b. 1 Oct 1703; Timothy, b. 5 Jul 1705; mentioned in will of grfa Joseph Wilbore 11 Jan 1727/8 [3]


Burial:

Old Commons Burial Ground, Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island

Also known as: Rhode Island Hist. Cemetery Little Compton #12

Sources:

Timothy Closson, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

Timothy Closson, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

"Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916," index, FamilySearch

http://www.modistics.com/Family/Details.aspx?tree=93&indid=70258

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Martha Burgess's Timeline

1684
August 20, 1684
Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
1702
June 16, 1702
Age 17
Little Compton, New Port, R.I.
1702
Age 17
1707
October 24, 1707
Age 23
1711
1711
Age 26
Little Compton, Rhode Island, United States
1712
September 18, 1712
Age 28
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1714
May 25, 1714
Age 29
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
1717
December 1717
Age 33
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
1928
May 11, 1928
Age 33
May 11, 1928
Age 33