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Mary Edwards (Talcott)

Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Hartford, Hartford Co., Conn.
Death: April 19, 1723 (61)
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Lt. Col. John Talcott and Helena Talcott (Wakerman)
Wife of Richard Edwards
Mother of Jonathan Edwards; Deacon John Edwards; Hannah Edwards; Richard Edwards; Daniel Edwards and 1 other
Sister of John Talcott; John Talcott "Died Young"; Elizabeth Wadsworth; Samuel Talcott; Hannah Gold (Talcott) and 3 others
Half sister of Ruth Read; Sarah Talcott; Jonathan Talcott; Rachel Bulkeley; Hezekiah Talcott and 1 other

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About Mary Edwards

The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the descendants of John Tuttle, of Ipswich; and Henry Tuthill, of Hingham, Mass. (1883)

8. Elizabeth Tuttle, bap. Nov. 9, 1645; m. Nov. 19, 1667, Richard Edwards,* b. in Hartford May, 1667. "He was a merchant." (See Dr. Dwight's ed. Life and Works of Jonathan Edwards for some account of his character and last sickness,) " I Richard Edwards of Hartford, and by my agent Samuel Brown [.II.], sold to Thomas Tuttle of New Haven [3] ye whole of ye land and ye meadow that was Benjamin Tuttle's, viz; 1/3 part of 4 acres of meadow by west side of East River near bro. Joseph Tuttle and bro. John Tuttle, and 2 acres of land in ye Yorkshire Quarter bounded by Mr. Miles' land near side, and by my own land that I bought of bro. David Tuttle [5] on the other side, and one-quarter part of 9 1/2 acres towards ye mill between Jones and Bradley, and 6 acres within ye neck. * * * Of 2d division 1/3 part of 6 acres lying near Stoney River, near ye iron works; consideration (english pound)12 in full for all ye above lands. Acknowledged before William Jones, assistant a true record of the original compact and recorded April 20, 1705; dated Jan 17, 1680; signed Richard Edwards, Jonathan Tuttle, John Sizer."--New Hav. Land Rec. At a court held May, 1696, Mr. Richard Edwards as attorney for Isaac Curtis of Wallingford petitioned to grant said Curtis execution on verdict of jury given by county court at New Haven 1695 in an action between Curtis and Mr. John Hull of W.' Curtis plaintiff. Said Hull had illegally entered upon, and made improvements on 3 3/4 acres of meadow in a place called "Dog's Misery." in Meriden. Capt. Thomas Yale attorney for Dr. John Hull. The name of Richards Edwards elsewhere appears as attorney in civil suits. He m. (2) Mary, dau. of Lieut. Col. John Talcott of Hartf. and his wf., Helena, dau. of John Wakeman of New Haven, who d. April 19, 1722, a. 62. He d. April, 20, 1718, a. 71.


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Mary Edwards's Timeline

May 26, 1661
Hartford, Hartford Co., Conn.
January 20, 1693
Age 31
February 27, 1694
Age 32
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
January 2, 1695
Age 33
June 5, 1698
Age 37
April 11, 1701
Age 39
November 1, 1702
Age 41
April 19, 1723
Age 61
Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut