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Hannah Wilcox (Hazard)

Birthplace: Portsmouth, Newport County, RI
Death: 1685 (47)
Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Hazard, "Progenitor of the Hazard Family- USA" and Martha Hazard
Wife of Stephen Wilcox
Mother of Bethiah Cottrell; Edward Wilcox; Thomas Wilcox; Daniel Wilcox; Hannah Clark and 4 others
Sister of Elizabeth Lawton; Robert Hazard; Thomas Hazard, III; Jonathan Hazard; George Hazard and 2 others

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About Hannah Wilcox

The Hazard family of Rhode Island 1635-1894 : Being a genealogy and history of the descendants of Thomas Hazard, with sketches of the worthies of this family, and anecdotes illustrative of their traits and also of the times in which they lived -


  • Married Stephen Wilcox on 30 Jan 1657-1658 in Portsmouth, Newport Co. Colonial America

Hannah Hazard's Dowry

This present writteinge Bareinge the Thirith day of January in the y[] of our Lord one thowsand Six hundred fifty eight witnesseth that Thomas Hazard of portsmouth on Rhoad Island: hath by these presents give and bequeathed in dowrie with his daughter Hannah Hazard, vnto Stphen wilcoke of portsmouth Thirty fower acres of land more or less Situate with in the bounds of limites of ye Towne of portsmouth afore-said and lyinge in the farme of the aforesaid Thomas Hazard and adjoyneinge vnto the wadeing or mill river, Eight acres wherof being butted and bownded by the land of Samuel Gine one the south and north and on the East End by the Comon and Highway to the mill, the other twenty Sixe acres being butted and bownded by the fence as now it stands one the south and Southwest and on the west and northwest by the land of the Afore said Thomas Hazard and on the north by the land of mr porter and on the East and South-East by the abouse sayd eight acres and the land of Samuel Geinne afore said Twenty acres.

(NOTE: Good thing Hannah got this upon her marriage since her step-mother Martha Sheriff came in and alienated Thomas from his children! See the two wills of Thomas Hazard.)

Hannah Hazard Wilcox

Born: 10 Jul 1636/7, Boston, Suffolk Co, MA

Died: AFT 1679 in Westerly, RI

Father: Thomas Hazard b: ABT 1610 in England

Mother: Martha (___) b: ABT 1610 in England

Married: 30 Jan 1657 Newport, RI to Stephen Wilcox

Husband: Stephen Wilcox, b. 6 Feb 1632, Portsmouth, Newport Co., RI , d. 6 Feb 1689, Westerly, Washington Co., RI

"The Hazard Family of Rhode Island 1635 - 1894" by Caroline E. Robinson, 1896, Page 6

"Hannah Hazard, 2 (Thomas 1). There is no record found of birth or death. She married Stephen Wilcox (son of Edward). He was born 1633, or about that time, and died about 1690. They were married 1658. In 1658, Jan 30, he had a deed of thirty-four acres from Thomas Hazard as dower with his wife. May 18, 1669, his name was in the list of inhabitants of Westerly. In 1670, he was complained of, with his partakers, by John Richards, Treasurer of Harvard College, for unjustly possessing five hundred acres in the Pequot country, on the east side of Pawcatuck River, within the bounds of Stonington."


  • BETHIA WILCOX, b: ABT 1659 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI
  • EDWARD WILCOX, b.1661/2; married Mary Hazard, daughter of Robert
  • THOMAS WILCOX, died 1728; married Martha, daughter of Robert and Mary Hazard. 26.
  • DANIEL WILCOX, married 1697, Mary Wodell.
  • WILLIAM WILCOX, married Jan. 25, 1698, Dorothy Palmer.
  • STEPHEN WILCOX, married 1704, Elizabeth Crandall.
  • HANNAH WILCOX, married Samuel Clarke, son of Jeremiah and Ann (Audley) Clarke,
  • JEREMIAH WILCOX, married Mary Mallett, daughter of Thomas Mallett.


'The Hazard Family of Rhode Island, 1635-1894: Being a Genealogy and History of the Descendants of Thomas Hazard by Caroline Elizabeth Robinson'


Stephen and Hannah came to Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island before 1662.

History of Stonington, Connecticut, 1649 - 1900 Author: Richard Anson Wheeler Publication: New London, CT, Press of The Day Publishing Company, 1900 Media: Book Page: page 658. Palmer (June) Family Records Author: June A Kimball Palmer Publication: 1997, 1998 and 1999 Media: Letter.



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Hannah Wilcox's Timeline

July 10, 1637
Portsmouth, Newport County, RI
September 10, 1637
Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts
September 10, 1637
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
September 10, 1637
Boston, Suffolk, Ma
September 10, 1637
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
January 9, 1658
Age 20
Probably Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode island
November 5, 1662
Age 25
Westerly, Washington Co., RI
February 16, 1664
Age 26
North Kingstown, Washington, Rhode Island, United States