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Mary Harris (Shepard)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Colonial America
Death: after March 1695
Stow, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Dea. Ralph Shepard and Thankslord Shepard
Wife of Thomas Harris, of Concord
Mother of Thomas Harris, Jr. and Stephen Harris
Sister of Sarah Shepard; Thomas Shepard; John Shepard; Isaac Shepard; Trial Power and 7 others

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About Mary Harris

Mary Shepard

  • Born about 1662 Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay [uncertain]
  • Daughter of Thanks and Ralph Shepard according to Littleton Town Records FamilySearch was resident of Stowe in 1695
  • parents also seen as Isaac Shepard (son of Ralph) and Mary Shepard
  • Wife of Thomas Harris, married 17 Sep 1688 in Concord, Massachusetts (Littleton)
  • Not the same as Mary Wheeler
  • Not the same Thomas Harris as Thomas Harris, of Plainfield

Marriage

“Vital Records of Concord - Marriages https://ma-vitalrecords.org/MA/Middlesex/Concord/aMarriagesH.shtml “Thomas Harris & Mary Shepherd, both of Concord, were joined together by the same minister [Edward Bulkeley], September 17, 1688.”

Children

“Vital Records of Concord - Births.” https://ma-vitalrecords.org/MA/Middlesex/Concord/aBirthsH.shtml

HARIS

  • Thomas, s. Thomas and Mary, Nov. 22, 1689.
  • Stephen, s. Thomas and Mary, Jan. 9, 1691-2.

Citations

  • "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QG1K-H33J : 29 November 2018), Thos Harris and Mary Shepard, 17 Sep 1688; citing Marriage, Littleton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth, Boston; FHL microfilm 007578571.
  • Genealogical Guide to the Early Settlers of America: With a Brief History of ... By Henry Whittemore. Page 239. GoogleBooks
  • Harris, Gale Ion. Early Coy and Harris Families The New England Historical and Genealogical Register (July 2014) Vol. 168, Page 211
  • Harris, Gale I., "Arthur 1 Harris of Duxbury, Bridgewater, and Boston, Massachusetts, With an Account of His Apparent Grandson, Thomas Harris of Plainfield, Connecticut ", The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. (Vol 159:2005, Page 261) Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1847-. (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001-2013.) Web accessed June 25, 2014
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Mary Harris's Timeline

1662
1662
Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Colonial America
1689
November 22, 1689
Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1695
March 1695
Age 33
Stow, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Colonial America
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