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Mary Dickerson (Paine)

Birthplace: Wrentham, Suffolk, England
Death: Died in Southold, Long Island, New York
Place of Burial: Southold, Suffolk, Ny
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Paine, of Salem and Elizabeth Paine
Wife of Philemon Dickerson, of Southold
Mother of John Dickerson; Mary Rowe; Thomas Dickerson; Elizabeth Dickerson; Peter Dickerson and 1 other
Sister of Thomas Payne, of Dedham; Elizabeth Paine; Peter Paine, of Southold; Dorothy Paine; John Payne, of Southold and 2 others

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About Mary Dickerson

Mary Paine (b. 12 October 1611, d. 1677) was the daughter of Thomas Paine and Elizabeth. Also known as Mary Payne.


  1. Philemon Dickerson, born 1598 in ,Dewsbury,,England, and died May 27, 1672 in Southold, Long Island, NY, buried Southold, NY. He was the son of Henry DIckerson & Barbara Cooper. They married in the First Church, Salem, MA


  1. Mary Dickerson5 b. 20 Feb 1642
  2. Thomas Dickerson5 b. 10 Feb 1644, d. 1704
  3. Elizabeth Dickerson5 b. 1646
  4. Peter Dickerson+ b. 9 Jul 1648, d. 1721/22
  5. Mary (again) b. Salem,,Mass.; d. 1699, Salem,,Mass..


  • Mary Payne was born on 12 October 1611 probably at Wrentham, England.2
  • She married Philemon Dickerson before 1642.1
  • Mary Payne died in 1677 at Southold, Suffolk Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • Also known as Mary Paine.
  • She was named in her father's will dated on 10 April 1638.3
  • She was granted administration of the estate of Philemon Dickerson on 28 October 1672; granted to Mary Dickinson, relict of Philemon Dickinson, late of Southold. "She being made sole executrix in his will, which was proved at Court of Sessions in Southold in July last."4
  • Thomas Payne of Salem and his descendants: the Salem branch of the Paine family, Author: Nathaniel Emmons Paine; H M Paine Publisher: Haverhill, Mass., Record Pub. Co., 1928. (view at Hathitrust) Page 9 - "Mary the daughter of Thomas born 12 Oct 1611." Page 18 - " [daughter] Mary married Philemon Dickerson and went to Southold between 1646 - 1652 ..."
  • Owen, Brent M. Elizabeth (Dickerson) (Owen) Mountjoy of Salem, Massachusetts, and Southold, Long Island, and her Children, John Owen and Mary Mountjoy. American Genealogist (D.L. Jacobus). (2010), 84:213. citing Wesley L. Baker, Dickerson & Dickinson Descendants of Philemon Dickerson of Southold, Long Island, N. Y. (Chicago, 1978)
  • Descendants of Henry Dickerson
  • The Brouwer Genealogy Database
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Mary Dickerson's Timeline

Suffolk, England
October 12, 1611
Wrentham, Suffolk, England
October 12, 1611
Wrentham, Suff, Nj
March 12, 1639
Age 27
Salisbury, Massachusetts, USA
Age 28
June 2, 1641
Age 29
Salem, Massachusetts, United States
Age 32
Age 34
July 9, 1648
Age 36
Salem, Massachusetts, United States
March 1, 1697
Age 85
Southold, Long Island, New York