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Mary Holmes (Sayles)

Birthdate: (65)
Birthplace: Providence, Providence Plantation, (Present Rhode Island)
Death: between circa 1717 and 1718 (60-69)
Newport, Newport County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Place of Burial: Middleton, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Sayles, II and Mary Sayles
Wife of William Greene and John Holmes
Mother of Mary Dyer; Samuel Holmes; Susannah Wightman; Deborah Manchester; Frances Carr and 4 others
Sister of John Sayles, III; Deborah Carr (Sayles); Phoebe Greene; Isabel Hicks; Catherine Olney and 6 others

Occupation: We presume the name Sayles came from this unknown father
Managed by: Ann Margrethe Nilsen
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Immediate Family

About Mary Holmes

Birth: Jul. 11, 1652 Providence Providence County Rhode Island, USA Death: 1717

Her first husband was William Greene, married Dec 17,1674.

Her second husband, as his second wife, was John Holmes, married Oct 12,1680. First wife died 1679.

Children(by first marriage): Mary Greene Dyer.

Children(by second marriage): Ann Homes Peckham Chapman, Susanna Holmes Wightman (wife of Valentine Wightman), Deborah Holmes Manchester, Frances Holmes Carr, and Phebe Holmes Thurston.

Family links:

 John Sayles (1633 - 1681)
 Mary Williams Sayles (1633 - 1681)

 William Greene (1653 - 1680)
 John Holmes (1654 - 1712)

 Susannah Holmes Wightman (1682 - 1726)*
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Note: NO STONE: It is assumed that she occupies one of the 9 unmarked graves.

Burial: Easton Lot Middletown Newport County Rhode Island, USA

Maintained by: Kevin Avery Originally Created by: Superkentman Record added: Jun 05, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 19730518


8. Mary3 Sayles (Mary2 Williams, Roger1) was born 11 Jul 1652; she married William Greene 17 Dec 1674; she married Rev. John Holmes 12 Oct 1680 at Newport, RI; she died 1717/18. Children of Mary3 Sayles and William Greene were: + 40 i. Mary4 Greene, b. 8 Jul 1677; m. Edward Dyer.

Children of Mary3 Sayles and Rev. John Holmes were as follows:

41 i. William4 Holmes was born circa 1684; he died 1720. 42 ii. Mary Holmes was born circa 1686. + 43 iii. Frances Holmes, b. circa 1688 at Newport, RI; m. Nicholas Carr.

+ 44 iv. Ann Holmes, b. circa 1681 at Newport, RI; m. Peleg Peckham; m. Ralph Chapman.

+ 45 v. Susanna Holmes, b. circa 1682 at Newport, RI; m. Rev. Valentine Wightman.

46 vi. Deborah Holmes was born circa 1692; she married John Manchester. + 47 vii. Phebe Holmes, b. 1695 at Groton, CT; m. Jonathan Thurston.

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Mary Holmes's Timeline

July 11, 1652
Providence, Providence Plantation, (Present Rhode Island)
Age 21
Newport, Newport, RI
January 3, 1676
Age 23
Warwick, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Age 28
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Age 29
Newport, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Age 31
Groton, New London, Connecticut
Age 36
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island