Ruth Hathorne (Gardner) (c.1661 - d.) MP

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Birthplace: Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Managed by: Mark Charles Woodward
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About Ruth Hathorne (Gardner)

Ruth Gardner, wife of Magistrate of the Court of Oyer and Terminer, John Hawthorne. Married when she was about 14 years old.

Notes:

  • from <www.rootsweb.com> "Family Trees"nDatabase: haruspex D. B. Robinson's Genealogy Page Last updated Tue Aug 7 08:44:11 2001: D. B. (David) Robinson. There are differences of opinion regarding Ruth's mother. Some say Elizabeth Orne - some Elizabeth Freestone. Many agree on George Gardner as her father and Thomas Gardner / Margaret Fryer as grandparents.
  • viii. RUTH GARDNER, bp. April 02, 1665, Salem, Essex, MA (Src: Salem VR); m. COL. JOHN HAWTHORNE, January 21, 1674/75, Salem, Essex, MA (Src: Salem VR, Gardner Memorial); s. Maj. Wm and Anna Hathorne, must have changed the spelling (Src: Gardner Memorial); d. May 10, 1717 (Src: Gardner Memorial).
  • His [George Gardner's] daughter Ruth Gardner Hathorne was named in her father's will as receiving a number of her father's Connecticut debts. She named her last child Freestone Hathorne, who was baptized in February 1698/99. [1] [presumably after her mother, Elizabeth Freestone.]

Sources

  1. The Salem World of Nathaniel Hawthorne. By Margaret B. Moore.  Page 33.

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Ruth Hathorne's Timeline

1661
1661
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts
1665
April 2, 1665
Age 4
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts
April 2, 1665
Age 4
Salem, Essex, MA
1675
January 10, 1675
Age 14
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
March 22, 1675
Age 14
Town of Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1678
November 25, 1678
Age 17
1686
1686
Age 25
Salem, , Massassachusetts
1690
1690
Age 29
Essex, Salem, Mass
1691
1691
Age 30
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
1694
1694
Age 33
Salem, Essex Co., MA, USA