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Lydia Fenton Morton (Cooper)

Birthplace: England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Plymouth, Plymouth, MA
Place of Burial: Theford, Orange Co. Vermont, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Cooper and wife of John Cooper
Wife of Nathaniel Morton
Mother of Remember Jackson; Mercy Morton 1639 – 1667 Dunham; Hannah Morton; Nathaniel Morton, II; Baby Girl Morton and 6 others
Sister of John Cooper, of the Plymouth Colony; Ann Cooper and John Cooper

Occupation: Keeping House
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About Lydia Fenton Morton

'Robinson-Yochem Genealogy

Lydia Cooper

      Sex: F

Individual Information

         Birth: Abt 1614 - England, United Kingdom
         Death: 23 Sep 1673 - Of Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
        Burial: 25 Sep 1673 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

Spouses and Children 1. *Nathaniel Morton (1613 - 27 Jun 1685)

      Marriage: 25 Dec 1635 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States 4
               1. Mercy Morton (1637-1666)

Notes General: BIRTH: May be Abt 1614 or 1594, per different sources.

DEATH: Died 23 Sep - 4 Oct 1673


Lydia Cooper

Found 10 Records, 10 Photos and 4,771,142 Family Trees

Born in England on 1620 to Ephraim Cooper and Mary Harlow.

Lydia married Nathaniel Morton and had 10 children.

She passed away on 1673 in Massachusetts, USA.

Family Members


Ephraim Cooper 1594-1673

Mary Harlow 1550-Unknown


Nathaniel Morton 1613-1685


Eleazer Morton 1641-1650

Remember Morton 1636-1707

Elizabeth Morton 1635-1685

Mercy Morton 1636-1666

Hannah Morton 1646-1685

Lydia Morton 1646-1700

Merey Morton 1639-1668

Nathaniel Morton 1648-1685

Elizabeth Morton 1650-1673

Joanna Morton 1643-1693

"Mistris Lydia Morton the wife of Nathaniel: Morton senir Deceased on the 23 of September 1673 after shee had lived with her said husband neare the space of 38 yeares after much Dollorus paine and sicknes shee ended her life with much peace and Confort shee was a good woman and lived much Desired and Died much Lamented especially by her poor sorrowfull husband; shee was honorablely buried on the 25^th of the said monthe att Plymouth".

Lydia was a sister of Dea. John Cooper of Scituate and Barnstable, Massachusetts. They were most likely grandchildren of Edmund Cooper & Mary Wyne of Henlow, Bedfordshire England.

She was married on 25 Dec 1635 at Plymouth, Massachusetts to Nathaniel Morton.

They had nine children: Remember, Mercy, Hannah, Eleazer, Lydia, Nathaniel, a stillborn daughter, Elizabeth and Joanna.

After Lydia's death, Nathaniel Morton remarried on 29 Apr 1674 to Hannah Pritchard, widow of Richard Templar.

Nathaniel Morton died 29 Jun 1685.

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Lydia Fenton Morton's Timeline

England, United Kingdom
Age 22
Plymouth, Plymouth, MA, United States
Age 24
Plymouth, Plymouth, MA
Age 26
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Age 31
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA
Age 33
Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Age 34
Leiden, Leiden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
November 23, 1650
Age 35
Plymouth, Plymouth, MA, United States
November 23, 1650
Age 35
Theford, Orange Co. Vermont, USA