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Mary Holyoke (Pynchon)

Birthdate: (34)
Birthplace: Springfield, Essex, England
Death: Died in Springfield, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Place of Burial: Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Pynchon, Founder of Springfield, MA and Anna/Agnes Pynchon
Wife of Capt. Elizur Holyoke
Mother of John Holyoke; Elizur Holyoke; Hannah Talcott; Samuel Holyoke; John Holyoke and 1 other
Sister of Annes Smith; Margaret Davis (Pynchon); Col. John Pynchon; Pynchon; Hester Harding and 3 others

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About Mary Holyoke

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)

  • Edward Holyoke of Lynn was from Tamworth, Warwick Co., Eng., where he m. June 18, 1612, Prudence, dau. of Reb. John Stockton, rector of Kinkoff. His will made Dec. 25, 1658, gives "to my son Tuttle that (english pound)4 that should have been paid yearly to me, but of which I have never received a penny, for the house in Boston, my best doublett and breeches to son Tuttle." - Lewis' Annals of Lynn. Inv. (english pound)681; John Tuttle and John Doolittle, appraisers.

The father of Edward H. of Lynn was Edward, and is thought to be the same Edward Hollyocke mentioned in the will of Shakspeare's wife (Anne Hathaway) father, where he is spoken of as having a claim of 20s. for wood - N. E. Gen. Reg. 1. Mary, m. John Tuttle. 2. Susanna, m. Michael Martin, Sept. 12, 1656. 3. Sarah, m. __ Andrews. 4. Eleazer, a prominent and useful man, for whom Mt. Holyoke, Mass., was named, near Holyoke st., in Lynn, where the first Edward owned lands; m. Mary Pynchon. 1. Edward, Pres. Harvard Col. 5. Ann, m. Oct. 17, 1643, Lieut. Thomas Putnam. 6. Elizabeth, m. John Keyser. Dr. Edward A. Holyoke of Salem, a desc. of the first Edward. d. March 31, 1830, a.100 yrs. 7 mos. --------------------------

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Mary Holyoke's Timeline

Springfield, Essex, England
Age 18
August 5, 1642
Age 19
Springfield, Massachusetts
June 9, 1644
Age 21
Springfield, Middlesex County (Present Hampden County), Massachusetts Bay Colony
November 4, 1647
Age 24
Springfield, MA, USA
Age 26
October 13, 1657
Age 34
Springfield, Hampden, MA, USA
October 20, 1657
Age 34
Springfield, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States