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Sarah Mather (Hawkridge)

Nicknames: "Hawkred", "Hawkredd", "Handridge", "Cotton", "Story"
Birthplace: Hawkridge, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Place of Burial: Kings Chapel Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Anthony Hawkredd and Isabel Hawkredd
Wife of Wiliam Story; Rev. John Cotton and Rev. Richard Mather
Mother of Rev. Seaborn Cotton; Elizabeth Cotton; Sarah Cotton; Rev. John Cotton, Jr.; Maria Mather and 1 other

Occupation: Gravestone in King's Chapel Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA
Managed by: Private User
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About Sarah Mather (Hawkridge)

First marriage and widow of William Story and daughter of Anthony Hawkridge. After John Cotton's death in 1652, she married Rev. Richard Mather of Dorchester Mass. the father of Increase Mather and grandfather of Cotton Mather.

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Sarah Mather's Timeline

Hawkridge, Lincolnshire, England
April 25, 1632
Age 32
Boston, Massachusetts Bay Colony
August 12, 1633
Age 33
At sea, Coming to US, England
July 12, 1635
Age 35
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
December 3, 1637
Age 37
Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts
March 15, 1640
Age 40
Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts
February 16, 1642
Age 42
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
December 18, 1643
Age 43
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts
August 26, 1656
Age 56
Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
May 26, 1676
Age 76
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony