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Rachel Harris (Otis)

Birthplace: Scituate, Plymouth, MA
Death: Died in Colchester, New London, CT
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Judge Joseph Otis and Dorothy Otis
Wife of Jonathan Harris
Mother of Alpheus Harris; Rachel Loomis; Jonathan Harris; James Harris; Nathaniel Harris and 8 others
Sister of Nathaniel Otis; James Otis; Deborah Clapp; Mary Thompson; Dorothy McLaren and 6 others

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About Rachel Harris

Rachel, husband Jonathon and the two youngest twins all died of a malignant and wide-sweeping fever in September 1761. The name Rachel has been perpetuated ans an "heirloom" by numerous descendants.

-Harris genealogy : a history of James Harris, of New London, Conn., and his descendants, from 1640-1878 : with an appendix containing brief notices of several other early settlers of New England of the name of Harris

Hartford, Conn.: Case, Lockwood, & Brainard Co., 1878, 243 pgs.

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Rachel Harris's Timeline

December 1, 1713
Scituate, Plymouth, MA
August 4, 1735
Age 21
Montville, New London, CT
March 22, 1736
Age 22
September 30, 1737
Age 23
Salem, New London County, Connecticut Colony
June 6, 1739
Age 25
Colchester, New London, CT
December 13, 1740
Age 27
Colchester, New London, CT
April 2, 1743
Age 29
Colchester, New London, CT
October 13, 1746
Age 32
December 22, 1748
Age 35
Colchester, CT, USA
September 14, 1752
Age 38
Salem, New London County, Connecticut Colony