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Deborah Parmenter (Thayer)

Also Known As: "Deborah (Thayer) Rockwell Gates Parmenter"
Birthplace: Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jonathan Thayer, Jr. and Bethiah Adams / Thayer
Wife of John , Jr Rockwood; John Rockwood; Amos Gates and Joshua Parmenter
Mother of Molly Rockwood; Reuben Rockwood; Margery (Rockwood) Gay; Deborah Parmenter; Lois Taylor and 4 others
Sister of Grace Holbrook; Jonathan Thayer, III; Bethiah Thayer; Seth Thayer; Deborah Thayer and 4 others
Half sister of Sarah Thayer; Asahel Thayer; Bethiah Thayer and Lucy Thayer

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About Deborah Parmenter

6 children

  • Lois Gates, Susannah Gates, Deborah Gates, Susannah Gates, Jacob Gates, Asaph Gates, Bethia Gates


Torrey (NEHGR 120:269) says that Amos Gates was probably born in Stow about 1706 and that he married (2) Deborah Thayer Rockwood, widow of John Rockwood of Mendon, Massachusetts, to whom was granted administration of his estate (apparently insolvent).

Children of the second marriage were ... Deborah Gates (1762-1836), who married her mother's stepson, Stephen Parmenter

Found as daughter of Capt. Ebenezer Thayer who died in 1723 (before Deborah's birth). Disconnected Feb 2014


  1. Thomas W. Baldwin (compiler), Vital Records of Framingham, Massachusett s to the end of year 1849 (Boston, Mass. : Wright & Potter Printing Com pany, 1911)
  2. Thomas W. Baldwin, Vital records of Mendon, Massachusetts, to the year 1 850 (Boston, Mass. : New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1920)
  3. New England Historical and Genealogical Register 1966 Vol. 120


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Deborah Parmenter's Timeline

January 26, 1729
Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
April 15, 1732
Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts
April 29, 1732
Mendon, Worcester, MA
December 20, 1750
Age 18
Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts
March 5, 1760
Age 27
Middlesex Co., Stow, MA
March 22, 1762
Age 29
Middlesex Co., Stow, MA
April 11, 1765
Age 32
Middlesex Co., Stow, MA
July 11, 1767
Age 35
Middlesex Co., Stow, MA