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Mary Matlack (Hancock)

Also Known As: "hancocke/"
Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Brayles, Warwickshire, England
Death: January 2, 1729 (60)
Burlington County, New Jersey
Place of Burial: Moorestown, Burlington, New Jersey
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Hancock and Margaretta Hancock
Wife of William Matlack, Sr.
Mother of John Moore Matlack; George Matlack; Mary Haines; Jane Irwin; William Matlack, II and 4 others
Sister of Richard Hancock

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About Mary Matlack

Grave Marker Inscription " Within this inclosure is the remains of William and Mary Matlack who came to west New Jersey from England,William in 1677 and Mary in 1681, the first of the name the ancestors of the family in America. Here also lies the remains of Richard Matlack,a son of William and Mary and part of his children Also a number of the servants and slaves of the family.

from "A Book of Strattons" p. 238

In 1681 the ship "Paradise" brought a body of colonists, among whom were Timothy Hancock and his sister Mary, from Warwickshire.

Mary married William Matlock, who came in the "Kent." Timothy settled on a tract of 100 acres of land in Burlington County, between the forks of the Pensauken Creek, about two miles from the present town of Moorestown.

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Mary Matlack's Timeline

March 29, 1668
Brayles, Warwickshire, England
Age 14
Evesham Twp., Burlington, New Jersey
Age 16
Burlington County, New Jersey
March 29, 1688
Age 20
Burlington, New Jersey
May 2, 1688
Age 20
Evesham, Burlington County, Province of West Jersey
July 2, 1688
Age 20
Mt Holly, Burlington, New Jersey, United States
December 2, 1690
Age 22
Burlington, New Jersey
Age 25
Evesham Twp., Burlington, New Jersey
Age 25
Burlington, NJ, USA