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Rebecca Hunter (Besse)

Nicknames: "Rebecca Besse", "Bearse Berse"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Died in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Anthony Besse and Jane Barlow
Wife of William Hunter; George Barlow and William Hunter, Captain
Mother of Jabez Hunter; Sarah Battle; Mary Hunter; William Hunter; Rebecca Hunter and 1 other
Sister of Anne Hallett; Dorcas Presbury; Nehemiah Besse; Mary Allen; David Besse and 1 other
Half sister of Nathan Barlow; John Barlow and Aaron Barlow

Managed by: John H. Nye
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Immediate Family

About Rebecca Hunter (Besse)

from Genforum...Besse submitted by George Wilson..."I have information that Rebecca was born after her fathers death"

Sources:

1.Title: Sandwich Mass, Genealogical Notes of Barnstable families, Vol i, pg 54, by Amos Otis, published 1888 2.Title: Besse..on Genforum from George NA Wilson

Vol 26, #4, The American Genealogist, pg 193-4. Oct 1950

[Plymouth Colony Wills, see The Mayflower Descendant, 14:152] names

daughters DORCAS, ANN, MARY, JANE and ELIZABETH, and sons NEHEMIAH

and DAVID. (more data in this article)

"REBECCA b about 1656/7; not in father's will; called Rebecca Hunter in

mother's will. She m. 17 Feb. 1671/2, William Hunter of Barnstable when

about 15, and we thus place her as the daughter of Anthony Besse and

born after his will was made.

REBECCA married William Hunter of Barnstable, as proven by her

mother's will naming her granddaughters Alice and Rebecca Hunter.

Vol 26, #4, The American Genealogist, pg 193-4. Oct 1950 [Plymouth Colo

ny W daughters DORCAS, ANN, MARY, and DAVID. (more data in this article "REBECCA b about 1656/7; not in father's will; called Rebecca Hunter in m

ot about 15, born after

his wil REBECCA married William Hunter of Barnstable, as proven by her mo

CONC: ills, see The Mayflower Descendant, 14:152] names JANE and ELIZABET

H, and sons NEHEMIAH ) her's will. She m. 17 Feb. 1671/2, William Hunt

er of Barnstable when and we thus place her as the daughter of Anthony Bes

se and l was made. ther's

will naming her granddaughters Alice and Rebecca Hunter

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Rebecca Hunter's Timeline

1650
1650
Scituate, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts
1657
September 26, 1657
Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
1670
February 17, 1670
Age 12
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
1681
March 21, 1681
Age 23
Sandwich, Barnstable, MA, USA
1684
1684
Age 26
Nansemond, Virginia
1690
1690
Age 32
Prince Georges, Maryland, United States
1698
1698
Age 40
Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
1700
1700
Age 42
1746
September 30, 1746
Age 89
Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
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