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Jane Merritt (Sherwood)

Also Known As: "Belden"
Birthplace: Fairfield,Fairfield,CT
Death: January 04, 1685 (48)
Rye, Westchester County, Province of New York
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Sherwood, Sr. and Alice Sherwood
Wife of Thomas Merritt
Mother of John Merritt; Alice Merritt; Joseph Merritt; Ephraim Merritt; Jane Price and 10 others
Sister of Margaret Maverick; Sarah Wheeler; Rose Nash (Sherwood); Thomas Sherwood, of Fairfield; Thomasine Belding and 1 other
Half sister of Mary Loomis; Stephen Sherwood; Capt. Matthew Sherwood; Isaac Sherwood; Abigail Lockwood and 2 others

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About Jane Merritt

Mary was so much younger that Thomas was forced to publish the following notice:

"These are to give notice to all people to whom it may anyways concern, that I Thomas Merritt, senior of the town of Rye, do by these presents forewarne any person or persons whatsoever from entertaining my wife Mary Merritt..."

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Jane Merritt's Timeline

December 3, 1636
October 10, 1657
Age 20
Rye, Westchester, New York
January 1, 1660
Age 23
Rye, Westchester, New York
June 6, 1662
Age 25
Rye, Westchester, New York
April 5, 1664
Age 27
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
November 7, 1666
Age 29
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
May 3, 1668
Age 31
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
January 31, 1670
Age 33
Rye, Province of New York
August 21, 1672
Age 35
Wetherfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony, (Present USA)