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Hannah Bosworth (Howland)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
Death: December 13, 1687 (45-54)
Swansea, Bristol County, Dominion of New England (Present Massachusetts)
Place of Burial: Plymouth City, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Howland, "Mayflower" Passenger; John Howland; Elizabeth Howland, "Mayflower" Passenger and Elizabeth Tilley
Wife of Jonathan Bosworth, Jr.
Mother of Joseph Bosworth; Mercy Bosworth; Hannah Jenckes (Bosworth); Elizabeth Bosworth; Jonathan Bosworth and 7 others
Sister of Ruth Cushman; Lydia Howland; Elizabeth Howland; John Howland; Isaac Howland and 12 others

Occupation: House Keeper
Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Hannah Bosworth

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Howland-178


Hannah Howland may have been born in Maine per Michael James Arrison's gedcom file data. (Frank J. Arrison 11/12/2008)

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Birth: 1637 - Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA

Death: unknown - Birth date is approximate. She died after 1687.

Daughter of Mayflower passenger John Howland and Elizabeth Tilley Howland.

Children: Mercy Bosworth, Hannah Bosworth Jencks, Elizabeth Bosworth, Jonathan Bosworth, David Bosworth(whose first wife was Mercy Sturtevant Bosworth), John Bosworth, Jabez Bosworth, Ichabod Bosworth, an infant son, and Jonathan Bosworth III.

Family links:

Parents:

  • John Howland (1591 - 1673)
  • Elizabeth Tilley Howland (1607 - 1687)

Children:

  • Hannah Bosworth Jencks (1663 - 1722)*
  • Ichabod Bosworth (1676 - ____)*

Spouse:

  • Jonathan Bosworth (1636 - 1717)

Burial: Unknown

Created by: Kevin Avery

  • Record added: Apr 15, 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 51164834

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=51164834


U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

  • Name: Jonathan Bosworth
  • Gender: Male
  • Birth Place: MA
  • Birth Year: 1636
  • Spouse Name: Hannah Howland
  • Spouse Birth Place: MA
  • Spouse Birth Year: 1635
  • Marriage Year: 1661
  • Marriage State: MA
  • Number Pages: 1

Source Citation: Source number: 7200.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: BFO.

Source Information: Yates Publishing. U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004. Original data: This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was derived from an array of materials including pedigree charts, family history articles, querie.

Description: This database contains marriage record information for approximately 1,400,000 individuals from across all 50 United States and 32 different countries around the world between 1560 and 1900. These records, which include information on over 500 years of marriages, were extracted from family group sheets, electronic databases, biographies, wills, and other sources.


   Born  	Bef Feb 1640  	Plymouth, Plymouth Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1] 
   Gender  	Female 
   Died  	1687  	Swansea, Bristol Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1] 
   Age  	~ 46 years 
   Person ID  	I3826  	Sprague Project
   Last Modified  	19 Jun 2013 
   Father  	John Howland,   b. 1592, Fenstanton, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1673, Kingston, Plymouth Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  –  Age: 81 years 
   Mother  	Elizabeth Tilley,   b. Bef 30 Aug 1607, Henlow, Bedfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1687, Swansea, Bristol Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  –  Age: ~ 80 years 
   Married  	4 Aug 1623  	Plymouth Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
   Family ID  	F31242  	Family Group Sheet
   Family / Spouse  	Jonathan Bosworth,   b. 1636, Hingham, Plymouth Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1717, Rehoboth, Bristol Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  –  Age: 81 years 
   Married  	6 Jul 1661  	prob. Swansea, Bristol Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3] 
   Children  	
   +	1. Hannah Bosworth,   b. 5 Nov 1663,   d. 1723  –  Age: 59 years
   +	2. Jonathan Bosworth,   b. 22 Sep 1680, Swansea, Bristol Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1759, Rehoboth, Bristol Co., MA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  –  Age: 78 years
   Family ID  	F63198  	Family Group Sheet

Sources

   [S97] Correspondent: Cole, Dorothy Elizabeth Sprague, note of November 2nd, 2005.
   [S32] Mayflower Ancestral Index, Beaman, Terry and Woodward, editors, (Plymouth, Mass.: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1981), page 329..
   [S121] Book: Jenks Family Genealogy, Browne, William B., (Concord, NH, Rumford Press, 1952), page 21.

Mayflower Families Vol. 7:14. Hannah Howland, born Abt. 1637 in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, MA; died 1705 in Swansea, Bristol Co., MA. married Jonathan Bosworth July 06, 1661 in Swansea, Bristol Co., MA, born 1636; died Bef. January 1717 in Swansea, Bristol Co. MA Burial Hill Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA

Note: Hannah Howland was the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Tilley) Howland, who both came on the Mayflower in 1620. 

• Family Data Collection - Marriages. Edmund West, comp. Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2001. • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900. Yates Publishing. Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004. • American Marriages Before 1699. Ancestry.com. Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 1997. Original data - Clemens, William Montgomery. American Marriage Records Before 1699. Pompton Lakes, NJ, USA: Biblio Co., 1926. • Caleb Johnson. The Mayflower Passenger List. 1998. http://members.aol.com/calebj/passenger.html • S93: Vital Records of Rehoboth Abbreviation: Rehoboth MA vit rec Author: James N. Arnold Publication: 1897 • S862: Snow, Nora Emma. The Snow-Estes Ancestry (1939) http://archive.org/details/snowestesancestr01snow. In two volumes • S863: Otis, Amos Genealogical notes of Barnstable families, Volume 2 http://books.google.com/books?id=9dEUAAAAYAAJ • Austin's One Hundred And Sixty Allied Families, pp. 137-139 • The American Genealogist, v. 14:214-5 • The Mayflower Descendant, v. 2:118 •"The Great Migration Begins," by Robert Charles Anderson, VII, 1023 •"Bosworth Genealogy," p 75 and 150 •"John Howland & Elizabeth Tilley..a Few of Their Descendants," _______________________

Bosworth genealogy; a history of the descendants ... Parts 1-2 1926-28. Clarke, Mary (Bosworth) p. 151 will of her parents Hannah received legacies from both her parents, as will be seen by the following extracts from their wills. In John How- land's will, dated May 29, 1672, occurs the following: "Item: I give and bequeath to my Daughter Hannah Bosworth twenty shillings." [Mayflower Desc, Vol. 2, p. 72]. Also in the will of "Elizabeth Howland of Swanzey," made Dec. 17, 1686, admitted to pro- bate Jan. 26, 1687-8, she "being 79 years of age but of good and perfect memory to daughter Hannah Bosworth 1 pair sheets, 1 pair pillow- beers; ... to my 3 daughters Elizabeth Dickenson, Lydia Brown and Hannah Bosworth wearing apparell and rest of estate." [The Gen. Ad- vertiser Vol. 3, p. 119-120].


GEDCOM Note

Mayflower Family Member

Biography

Hannah (Howland) Bosworth was the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Tilley) Howland, who both came on the Mayflower in 1620. Hannah was born about 1637.<ref name=Anderson /> Hannah Howland married 6 JUL 1661 in Swansea, (then still part of Rehoboth) Jonathan Bosworth son of Jonathan Bosworth.<ref>Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850. H.L. Peter Rounds (transcriber). Boston: NEHGS, 1992</ref><ref name=Anderson>-The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Volumes I-III. (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010), (Originally Published as: New England Historic Genealogical Society. Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Volumes I-III, 3 vols., 1995). pp. 189, 1023</ref><ref>Austin's One Hundred And Sixty Allied Families, pp. 137-139.</ref> She died in 1705.<ref>The Howland quarterly : the Pilgrim John HowlandSociety, Inc., Vol. 57. Pilgrim John Howland Society; p. 14</ref><ref>See also Find a grave memorial 51164834 at Burial Hill Plymouth, Massachusetts. This is not her actual burial place but a monument to the memory of the children of John & Elizabeth Howland.</ref>

Children

Born in Swansea, Massachusetts:<ref>Clarke, Mary (Bosworth). Bosworth genealogy; a history of the descendants of Edward Bosworth who arrived in America in the year 1634; withan appendix containing other lines of American Bosworths. San Francisco, 1926-</ref>

  1. Mercy 30 May 1662 - no further record# Hannah b. 5 Nov 1663; m. Major Nathaniel Jencks of Providence Rhode Island
  2. Elizabeth b. 6 June 1665; d. 31 July 1676
  3. Jonathan b. 24 Dec 1666; buried 16 July 1676
  4. David b. 15 Sep 1669
  5. John b. 7 apr 1671
  6. Jabez b. 14 Feb 1673
  7. Ichabod b. 18 Mar 1676
  8. Jonathan b. 22 Sep 1680

Hannah Howland. Born SAY 1637 Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA. Died BEF 1708 Swansea, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA. She was the daughter of John Howland and Elizabeth Tilley. She married Jonathan Bosworth. Born ABT 1636 Cambridge, Middlesex Co.,Massachusetts, USA. Died BEF 3 JAN 1687 Rehoboth, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA. Children of Hannah Howland and Jonathan Bosworth are: 1. Jonathan Bosworth. Born 22 SEP 1680 Swansea, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA. Died BEF 17 FEB 1759 Rehoboth, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA.

Sources

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See also:

  • Mayflower Families Through 5 Generations Page: 12:197 * Snow, Nora Emma. The Snow-Estes Ancestry (1939) http://archive.org/details/snowestesancestr01snow. In two volumes . Wol 1 p494 * Austin, John Osborn. One Hundred And Sixty Allied Families, pp. 137-139.Baltimore: Geneological Pub. Co., 1982. Brief Chart. Hannah d/o John & Elizabeth. m. Jonathan Bosworth 1661; children: Mercy Hannah Elizabeth Jonathan David Jabez Jonathan* "John Howland & Elizabeth Tilley..a Few of Their Descendants," compiled by Martha Fletcher McCourt, p 1 and 12. publ 1974
  • Web: BillionGraves.com Burial Index Ancestry.com * U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700 Ancestry.com: Ancestry.comOperations Inc
  • Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2 Ancestry.com * U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Ancestry.com * Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850 Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc
  • Born

SAY 1637. Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA. Could not interpret date in Birth Date (SAY 1637).

Note: She was a member of the Swansea Baptist Church.


GEDCOM Source

Age: 49-50

GEDCOM Source

MH:S750 Ancestry Family Trees Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Ancestry Family Tree http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=156543180&pid=17279

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Hannah Bosworth's Timeline

1637
1637
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
1637
Possibly Maine
1640
1640
Age 3
Plymouth, Mass.
1640
Age 3
Plymouth,Plymouth,Massachusetts
1641
February 1641
Age 4
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
February 1641
Age 4
Plymouth, Plymouth, Mass.
1662
May 30, 1662
Swansea, Plymouth Colony
1663
November 5, 1663
Swansea, (Present Bristol County, Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1665
June 6, 1665
Swansea, Plymouth Colony