Mary "Polly" Lord

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Mary "Polly" Lord (Lyman)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Northampton, MA, USA
Death: Died in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. Joseph Lyman, Jr. and Mary Mercy Lyman
Wife of Sheriff Lynde Lord, Jr.
Mother of Mary Sheldon Pierpont; Joseph Lynde Lord; Joseph Lyman Lord; Erastus Aurelian Lord; William Rufus Lord and 4 others
Sister of Major Erastus Lyman and Judge Joseph Lyman, III

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About Mary "Polly" Lord

2 Joseph Lyman4, Benjamin3, John2, Richard1, 1699-1763, b. 1699; m. Abigail Lewis of Farmington, Ct., who was b. in 1701. He remained in Northampton where he d. March 30, 1763, thirteen years before the death of his wife on whose tombstone are inscribed these words:

The grave is that home of man

Where dwells the multitude.

Northampton, Mass.

Children, Fifth Generation:

14 1 Eunice, b. May 30, 1723; m. Capt. Samuel Clark of Northampton.

15 2 Mercy, b. Sept. 7, 1729; m. Flon. Joseph Hawley, the patriot of the Revolution, who first uttered the sentiment, "We must fight," afterwards quoted by Patrick Henry.

16 3 Joseph, b. May 4, 1731.

17 4 Eleanor, b. May I8, 1732; d. in infancy.

18 5 Elisha, b. June 22, 1734.

19 6 Eleanor, b. Sept. 24, 1737; m. Capt. Oliver Lyman, of Vt. Ch.6th Gen.:

1 Erastus, b. Feb. 9, 1761, who m. Abigail Bracket.

2 Mary, b., 1765; m. Lynde Lord, of Litchfield, Ct., Jan. 30, 1786. (NOTE: Daughter of Joseph, above. -- Jessica German)

3 Joseph, b. Oct. 22, 1767.

Bibliographic information:

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:2:SPWP-NJM

https://books.google.com/books?id=ZNO3WVTokk0C&pg=PA1522&lpg=PA1522&dq=Mary+Mercy+Sheldon+1731+Benjamin+Mary+Strong&source=bl&ots=LIZBjeuY4Y&sig=Sj1PvB-emddsDO0Zmn2aztTSUVo&hl=en&sa=X&ei=2y3OVOviDsz0oATLzoCgCg&ved=0CC8Q6AEwBA#v=onepage&q=Mary%20Mercy%20Sheldon%201731%20Benjamin%20Mary%20Strong&f=false

http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search_descendants/?action=list&MyPrimary_Seqn=643995&MyLineageCount=1

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:1:94WP-ZYR

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Mary "Polly" Lord's Timeline

1764
February 26, 1764
Northampton, MA, USA
1786
January 30, 1786
Age 21
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
1787
January 31, 1787
Age 22
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1788
September 2, 1788
Age 24
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1790
August 25, 1790
Age 26
1792
October 16, 1792
Age 28
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1794
August 14, 1794
Age 30
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1797
February 13, 1797
Age 32
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1798
November 7, 1798
Age 34
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1800
October 29, 1800
Age 36