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Mary Marshall (Wilton)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: Died in Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Lt. David Wilton and Katherine Hosmer
Wife of Capt. Samuel Marshall
Mother of Mary Marshall; Samuel Marshall; Lydia Hawley; David Marshall; Thomas Marshall and 2 others

Managed by: Chrystal Dawn Hornbuckle
Last Updated:

About Mary Marshall (Wilton)

The daughter and only child of DAVID & KATHERINE (HOSKINS) WILTON, the exact year or place of her birth is not known. "The Great Migration Begins" speculates that it is 1632. She married SAMUEL MARSHALL on May 6, 1652 in Windsor, Hartford, Conn. Capt. Marshall died in the Great Swamp Fight of King Philip's War in 1674.

The children of Samuel & Mary (Wilton) Marshall were:

Samuel, LYDIA (MARSHALL) HAWLEY, David, Thomas, Eliakim, John, and Elizabeth.

biographical notes

From Find A Grave Memorial# 28475529

Mary died intestate, so the Court ordered distribution of her estate to the children as follows: to the eldest son, a double portion, & to the six others equal portions, and that the younger children be secure until they come of age.

The History and Genealogies of Ancent Windsor Connecticut: including East Windsor, South Windsor, Bloomfield, Windsor Lockes, and Ellington. 1635-1891. Volume II. Genealogies and Biographies. By Henry R. Stiles Page 465-466.

A biography of Capt. Samuel Marshall is given and a list of children with his wife Mary (dau. Lieut. David) Wilton who he married on 6 May 1652.

  • 1. Samuel, b. 27 May 1653; Bap. 7 Feb, 1657
  • 2. Lydia, b. 18 Feb. 1655
  • 3. Lydia, b. 3 Feb 1657; Bap. 7 Feb 1657. Married Joseph Hawley.
  • 4. Thomas, b 23 Apr. 1659; died before 1674.
  • 5. David, b. 24 July 1661; Married Abigail Phelps, 9 Dec. 1686.
  • 6. Thomas, b. 18 Feb 1663; Married Mary Drake on 3 March 1685/6 (my ancestor)
  • 7. Mary, b. 8 May 1667;
  • 8. Eliakim, B. 10 July, 1669; Married Sarah Leet of Guilford, 23 Aug. 1704
  • 9. John, b. 10 April, 1672; Married Abigail ________.
  • 10. Elizabeth, b. 27 Sept. 1674

History of Torrington, Connecticut, From Its First Settlement in 1737, with Biographies and Genealogies. By Rev. Samuel Orcutt. 1878. Gives a similar list of children omitting 3. Lydia.

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Mary Marshall's Timeline

1632
May 6, 1632
Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1647
May 8, 1647
Age 15
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
1652
May 6, 1652
Age 20
Windsor, Hartford, CT
1653
May 27, 1653
Age 21
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
1655
February 18, 1655
Age 22
Windsor, Hartford, CT, USA
1661
July 24, 1661
Age 29
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
1663
February 18, 1663
Age 30
Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
1669
July 10, 1669
Age 37
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1674
September 27, 1674
Age 42
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
1683
August 25, 1683
Age 51
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony