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Hannah Rickard (Pontus)

Also Known As: "Churchill"
Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Leiden, Leiden, South Holland, The Netherlands
Death: December 22, 1690 (67)
Hobbs Hole, Plymouth, Plymouth County, New Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
Place of Burial: Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William "the Immigrant" Pontus and Wybra Pontus
Wife of John Churchill, "The Colonist" and Giles Rickard
Mother of Joseph Pontus Churchill; Hannah Drew; Eleazer Churchill; Mary Pontus Doty; William Pontus Churchill, Sr. and 4 others
Sister of Rachel Pontus; Mary Glass; Sarah Pontus; Wybra Pontus and Elizabeth Pontus

Occupation: Arrive in Massachusetts 1632
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About Hannah Rickard

Marriage(2): Plymouth Register, in Shurtleff 8:32: "Gyles Rickard, Senir, was married to Hannah Churchill, Senir, the 25th of June, anno Dom 1669."

Death: Ply.Ch.Recs 1:5:20 in Pub.Col.Soc.Mass 22:269: "Hannah Rickard widow (who is formerly Churchel) 22nd December [1690] in her 67th yeare."

Hannah married first John Churchill in Plymouth, MA on 12/18/1644. All issue were with John. Hannah married second Giles Rickard in Plymouth, MA on 06/25/1669.

Children of John and Hannah Churchill (all b. in Plymouth):

  1. Joseph Churchill, b. about 1648.
  2. Hannah Churchill, b. 12 Nov 1649.
  3. Eleazer Churchill, b. 20 Apr 1652;  d. 5 Mar 1716. He m. Mary --?--. They had children Hannah, Joanna, Abigail, Eleazer, Stephen, Jedidah, Mary, Elkanah, Nathaniel, Josiah, and Jonathan.
  4. Mary Churchill, b. 1 Aug 1654.
  5. William Churchill, b. 1656;  d. 5 Oct 1722 in Plympton, MA. He m. Lydia BRYANT 17 Jan 1683/84. They had children William, Samuel, James, Lydia, and Josiah.
  6. John Churchill, d. 1723. He m. (1) Rebecca DELANO 28 Dec 1686 in Plymouth. They had children Elizabeth, Rebecca, John, Sarah, and Hannah. He m. (2) Hanna (--?--) BARTLET 4 Mar 1715.
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Hannah Rickard's Timeline

Leiden, Leiden, South Holland, The Netherlands
Age 19
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 24
Plymouth, Plymouth Colony
November 12, 1649
Age 26
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
April 20, 1652
Age 29
Plymouth, Plymouth Colony
August 1, 1654
Age 31
Plymouth, New Plymouth Cplony, Dominion Of New England, United Kingdom
Age 33
Plymouth, Plymouth Colony
Age 34
Plymouth, Plymouth , Massachusetts