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About Bridget Phillips

  1. both her husbands have towns named after them in Maine Misc Phillips, ME and Sanford, ME
  2. Event: move 31 JUL 1654 Boston, MA
  3. Note: She moved to Boston after her husband's death and was admitted aninhabitant of Boston in a meeting of the selectmen on 31 Jul 1654

She married Major William Phillips in 1655


Sanford married twice, first to Elizabeth Webb, who at one time lived at Groton Manor, the home of John Winthrop in England;[5] this marriage produced two children. Following Elizabeth's death, Sanford married Bridget, the daughter of William Hutchinson and his famous wife, Anne (Marbury) Hutchinson, this marriage producing nine children, many of whom died young.[6]

  • 6. Austin, John Osborne (1887). Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island. Albany, New York: J. Munsell's Sons p 171.


Major Phillips had three wives: Mary, by whom he had one son and two daughters; Susanna, widow of Chris. Susanna Stanley, on 10 Sep 1650, by whom he also had one son and two daughters, probably; and Bridget, on 10 Mar 1657, widow of John Sanford, by whom he had three sons. His third wife survived him.

    • 3. Anderson, Robert Charles (2003). The Great Migration, Immigrants to New England 1634–1635. Vol. III G-H. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society. ISBN 0-88082-158-2.
    • 10.  Bicknell, Thomas Williams (1920). The History of the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. Vol.3. New York: The Americanh Historical Society. pp. 989–994.
  • Royal Families: Reverend Francis Marbury and five generations of his descendants through Anne (Marbury) Hutchinson and Katherine (Marbury) Scott by Marston Watson Genealogical Pub. Co. - Families of royal descent
  • page 7 of Suffolk Deeds, Volume 2 By Suffolk County (Mass.)
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Bridget Phillips's Timeline

January 15, 1618
Alford, Lincolnshire, England
January 15, 1619
Alford, Alford Parish, Lincolnshire, England
December 9, 1637
Age 18
Boston, Suffolk County, Colony of Massachusetts, British Colonial America
May 10, 1639
Age 20
Portsmouth, Newport Colony, (Present Rhode Island)
February 23, 1640
Age 21
Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
January 29, 1642
Age 23
Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, British Colonial America
March 4, 1643
Age 24
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
January 25, 1645
Age 26
Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island (Present Newport County), Colony of Rhode Island
January 9, 1647
Age 27