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Mary Woodman (Field)

Also Known As: "Mary Anne Field Woodman"
Birthplace: Probably Boston, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Newbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Durham, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Darby Field and Agnes Williams
Wife of Judge John Woodman
Mother of Mary Smalley; Martha Woodman; Sarah Thompson, of Oyster Bay; Hannah Woodman and Jonathan Woodman
Sister of Elizabeth Jones; Joseph Field; Lieut. Zachariah Field and Sarah Drew
Half sister of Joseph Field; Elizabeth Jones; Mary Field and Zacchariah Field

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About Mary Woodman

Unlikely to have been at Dover, New Hampshire at the time of birth (either 1631 or 1636), although a number of secondary sources insist that she was. Her father's travels to the New World appear to be documented in:

Directory of Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700 by Holmes:

  • DARBY, son of John, tenth generation from Roger del Feld, b. Boston, Eng. 1610, came to Boston, Mass., 1636, removed to Exeter, N.H., 1638, and ten years later was at Dover, N.H.
  • ROBERT, tailor, brother of Darby, Berkshire, Eng. came to N.E. in 1635, was at Providence, R.I., 1638, removed to Boston, Mass., 1650, was at Saco, ME, 1653.

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Mary Woodman's Timeline

Probably Boston, Lincolnshire, England
March 6, 1652
Age 21
Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States
March 12, 1655
Age 24
Hampton, Massachusetts
July 15, 1656
Age 25
Dover, (Present Strafford County), North Plantation (Present New Hampshire), (Present USA)
Age 26
Probably Oyster River, (Present Durham County), Upper Plantation (Present New Hampshire)
October 20, 1669
Age 38
Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts
July 6, 1698
Age 67
Newbury, Essex County, Province of Massachusetts
Durham, Strafford, New Hampshire
Durham, Strafford County, New Hampshire, United States