Prudence Holyoke

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Prudence Holyoke (Stockton)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Kimcote, Walton, Leicester, England
Death: Died in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Alcester, Warwickshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev. John Stockton and Susanna Stockton
Wife of Rev. Edward Holyoke
Mother of Ann Stockton Putnam; Edward Holyoke, III; Capt. Elizur Holyoke, Sr.; Elizabeth Morris; John Holyoke and 5 others
Sister of Hester Stockton; John Stockton; Mary Stockton; Silvanus Stockton; Susanna Stockton and 5 others

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About Prudence Holyoke (Stockton)

  • The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the descendants of John Tuttle, of Ipswich; and Henry Tuthill, of Hingham, Mass. (1883)
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/descendantsofwil01tutt#page/n81/mode/2up
  • 'EDWARD HOLYOKE of Lynn was from Tamworth, Warwick Co., Eng., where he m. June 18, 1612, PRUDENCE, dau. of Rev. John STOCKTON, rector of Kinkoff. His will made Dec. 25, 1658, gives "to my son Tuttle that (english pound)4 that should have been paid yearly to me, but of which I have never received a penny, for the house in Boston, my best doublett and breeches to son Tuttle." - Lewis' Annals of Lynn. Inv. (english pound)681; John Tuttle and John Doolittle, appraisers.
  • The father of Edward H. of Lynn was Edward, and is thought to be the same Edward Hollyocke mentioned in the will of Shakspeare's wife (Anne Hathaway) father, where he is spoken of as having a claim of 20s. for wood - N. E. Gen. Reg.
  • 1. Mary, m. John Tuttle.
  • 2. Susanna, m. Michael Martin, Sept. 12, 1656.
  • 3. Sarah, m. __ Andrews.
  • 4. Eleazer, a prominent and useful man, for whom Mt. Holyoke, Mass., was named, near Holyoke st., in Lynn, where the first 'EDWARD owned lands; m. Mary Pynchon. 1. Edward, Pres. Harvard Col.
  • 5. Ann, m. Oct. 17, 1643, Lieut. Thomas Putnam.
  • 6. Elizabeth, m. John Keyser.
  • Dr. Edward A. Holyoke of Salem, a desc. of the first Edward. d. March 31, 1830, a.100 yrs. 7 mos.
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Edward and Prudence had the following children:

John (~1613-~1635) 
Elizabeth (~1615-~1659) 
Elizur (~1615-1676) 
Edward (~1619-1631) 
Ann (~1620-1665) (line descends to Taft and maybe Hoover)
Dora (~1623-~1666) 
Mary (~1625-)  (our line)
Susanna (1629-1716) 
Sarah (~1631-1666) (thought this was a Pres line but now not so sure)
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Prudence Holyoke's Timeline

1581
May 14, 1581
Alcester, Warwickshire, England
May 14, 1581
Alcester, Warwickshire, England
May 14, 1581
Alcester, Warwickshire, England
1583
August 9, 1583
Alcester, Warwickshire, England
1584
December 20, 1584
Kimcote, Walton, Leicester, England
December 20, 1584
Alcester, Warwickshire, England
December 20, 1584
Alcester, Warwick, England, (igi File Mormon
December 20, 1584
Alcester, Warwick, England, (igi File Mormon
December 20, 1584
Alcester, Warwick, England, (igi File Mormon
1612
June 18, 1612
Age 27
Leicestershire