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Michael Ford

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Cedar Grove Cemetery, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Ford, Jr.; Anna Ford and Anna Eames
Husband of Bethia Ford; Abigail Ford (Snow) and Bethia Ford (Hatch)
Father of Bathsheba Sherman; Lydia Branch (Ford); Hannah Nelson; William Ford; James Ford and 15 others
Brother of Margaret Soule; Dea. William Ford; Millicent Carver / Drake and Joanna Rockwood (Ford)

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About Michael Ford

Michael Ford was born abt 1637 in Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts and died 27 Mar 1729 in Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts; buried there on 31 March 1729.[3472][170]

Parents: William Ford and Hannah/ Anna Unknown [Eames?]

Married:

  1. firstly, on 12 Dec 1667 in Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, to Abigail Ford (b. abt. 1647/8-d. 26 June 1682). She was the daughter of Anthony Snow and Abigail Warren. [3474] [3475] [20]
  2. secondly, on 29 Mar 1683, Marshfield Plymouth Massachusetts, to Bethia Hatch (b. 31 March 1661-d. 22 November 1728). She was the daughter of Walter Hatch and Elizabeth Holbrook. [3478]

10 children of Abigail Snow and Michael Ford include: [n.b. Abigail and her two infant daughters all died on 26 Jun 1682.]

  1. Lydia Ford. Born: 11 Feb 1668, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: 5 Nov 1697, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. She married Experience Branch.
  2. Hannah Ford. Born: 19 Oct 1670, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: 30 Sep 1711, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts. She married Joseph Rose.
  3. William Ford. Born: 26 Dec 1672, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: 22 Dec 1761, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts at age 88. Buried: Abt 26 Dec 1761, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts.
  4. Elizabeth Ford. Born: Abt 1674, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts.
  5. James Ford. Born: 4 Apr 1675, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: 28 Jun 1735, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts at age 60.
  6. Abigail Ford. Born: 28 Apr 1679, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: Bef 28 Dec 1685, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Buried: Bef 28 Dec 1685, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
  7. Bethsheba Ford. Born: 3 Feb 1680, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: 12 Mar 1680, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Buried: 12 Mar 1680, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts,
  8. Patience Ford. Born: 22 Apr 1680, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: 26 Jun 1682, Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts at age 2. Buried: Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts.
  9. Patience Ford. (Twin, died young) (2 Apr 1682-26 Jun 1682), Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts. Died: 1682.
  10. (infant daughter) Ford. (Twin, died young) (2 Apr 1682-26 Jun 1682) Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

12 children of Michael Ford and Bethia Hatch include:

  1. (infant daughter) Ford (Stillborn) (16 Nov 1683-17 Nov 1683)
  2. (infant daughter) Ford (Stillborn) (16 Nov 1683-17 Nov 1683)
  3. Thomas Ford (30 Apr 1685-22 Oct 1769)
  4. Deborah Ford (24 Oct 1686-)
  5. Bethiah Ford (16 Mar 1687/8-12 Nov 1773)
  6. Susannah Ford (26 Jul 1689-8 Oct 1743)
  7. Bathsheba Ford Born: 1 Apr 1691, Marshfield Plymouth Massachusetts [17129]. She married Ebenezer Sherman (1680-1759).
  8. Ephraim Ford (18 Jul 1693-28 Sep 1775)
  9. Elizabeth Ford (3 Mar 1694-)
  10. Elisha Ford (19 Jan 1696-14 Nov 1758)
  11. Mehitable Ford (18 Sep 1698-aft 1 Jul 1751)
  12. Martha Ford (29 Oct 1700-5 Apr 1768)

Events

  • “michaell fford and Abigail Snow was maryed [12] december 1667”.
  • Michael was a resident of Duxbury, Marshfield, and Scituate. Constable in Marshfield, 1674.
  • “Michaell fford and Lydia [should be Bethia] Hatch were maryed [worn] 29 of march: 1683”.

Links

Citations

  1. 3472. Roser, Susan E., Mayflower Increasings, 2nd ed., Geneal Publ Co Baltimore, 1997, Copy in R E Carroll library Marshfield VR 85.
  2. 170. Vital records of Marshfield, Massachusetts to the year 1850, Robert M. Sherman and Ruth Wilder Sherman, Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Rhode Island, 1970.
  3. 3474. Roser, Susan E., Mayflower Increasings, 2nd ed., Geneal Publ Co Baltimore, 1997, Copy in R E Carroll library Marshfield VR 12.
  4. 3475. Plymouth County, Mass, Early Vital Records, CD Search & Research Publ Co Marshfield VR 2:182
  5. 20. “The Vital Records of Marshfield, Mass.,” edited by George Ernest Bowman, Mayflower Descendant, 2: 3-7, 110-112, 179-183, 249-252; 3: 41-43, 187-189; 4: 125-126, 5: 233-237, 6: 18-21, 67-70; 7: 118-122, 131-134; 8: 42-44, 176-179; 9: 183-187.
  6. 3478. Roser, Susan E., Mayflower Increasings, 2nd ed., Geneal Publ Co Baltimore, 1997, Copy in R E Carroll library Marshfield VR 16.
  7. 17129. Roser, Susan E., Mayflower Increasings, 2nd ed., Geneal Publ Co Baltimore, 1997, Copy in R E Carroll library Marshfield VR 20.

-------------------- Death/Buried listed as Before Mar 31, 1729. -------------------- Born: 1637 - Marshfield, Plymouth, Mass. USA Death: About 1728 Burial: About March 31, 1729 - Marshfield, Pylmouth, Mass. USA. -------------------- Misc. Notes MICHAEL, Marshfield, s. of William, m. 12 Dec. 1667, Abigail, d. of Anthony Snow of Plymouth, had Lydia, b. 1668; Hannah, 1670; William, 1672; James, 165; Abigail, 1679; and tw. ds. one nam. Patience, 1682; wh. both, with the mo. d. 26 June 1682; next he m. 1683, Bethia, d. of Walter Hatch of Scituate, had tw. ds. d. 17 Nov. 1683; Thomas, b. 165; Susannah, 1689; Bethia, 1691; Ephraim, 1693; Elizabeth 1694; and Elisha, 1696. Deane. Other ch. also are spok. of.

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Michael Ford's Timeline

1635
1635
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
1667
December 12, 1667
Age 32
Marshfield, Plymouth, Mass
1668
February 11, 1668
Age 33
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1670
October 19, 1670
Age 35
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1672
December 26, 1672
Age 37
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
1675
April 4, 1675
Age 40
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1679
April 28, 1679
Age 44
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1680
March 12, 1680
Age 45
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1682
April 2, 1682
Age 47
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1683
March 29, 1683
Age 48
Plymouth, Massachusetts