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Mary Denison (Lay)

Also Known As: "Laye"
Birthdate: (42)
Birthplace: Old Saybrook, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Death: June 29, 1726 (42)
Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut Colony
Place of Burial: Mystic, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Lay, Jr. and Mary Lay
Wife of Christopher Minor and Samuel Denison
Mother of Sarah Babcock; Mercy Chapman; Christopher Denison; Lieut. Samuel Denison; Gideon Denison and 1 other
Sister of Robert Lay; Sarah Buckingham; Thomas Lay; Samuel Lay; Temperance Griswold and 2 others

Managed by: Judith "Judi" Elaine (McKee) Burns
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About Mary Denison

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 103


She was Widow Minor when she married Samuel Denison.

Siblings: Robert born 27 January 1680, Sarah born 19 February 1682, Thomas born 10 May 1688, Temperance born 25 July 1691, Samuel born 25 July 1691-died young, Samuel born 12 February 1693, Phebe born 14 August 1698, and Dorothy born 3 June 1701.

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Mary Denison's Timeline

October 3, 1683
Old Saybrook, New London County, Connecticut Colony
January 16, 1709
Age 25
Stonington, New London, Connecticut
October 23, 1711
Age 28
Stonington, New London, CT, USA
January 6, 1717
Age 33
Saybrook, Middlesex Co., CT
Age 35
Age 36
December 1723
Age 40
June 29, 1726
Age 42
Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Connecticut Colony