Mary (Ashley) Root

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Mary Root (Ashley)

Birthplace: West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Ashley, of Mowsley & Springfield and Mary Ashley, of Springfield
Wife of John Root, III
Mother of Mary Smith; Sarah Dewey; John Pease Root, IV; Samuel B. Root; Hannah Root and 3 others
Sister of Mary Ashley, Twin to David; Jonathan Ashley, of Springfield; Sarah Lewis (Ashley); Robert Ashley, Jr; Joseph Ashley and 3 others
Half sister of Mary Tyler; Jeremiah Horton, of Springfield; Thomas Horton, of Springfield; John Horton, of Springfield; John Horton and 1 other

Managed by: Gene Daniell
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About Mary (Ashley) Root

name: Mary ASHLEY (AFN: 37LG-57)

  • gender: female
  • birth: 6 April 1644
  • Springfield, Hampden, Mass
  • death: 9 March 1702
  • Farmington, , Hartford, Connecticut
  • marriage: October 1664
  • marriage: 18 October 1664
  • Springfield, Hampden, MA


  • father: Robert ASHLEY (AFN: 37LF-K5)
  • mother: Mary Eddy (AFN: 8MKP-TJ)
  • father: Robert ASHLEY (AFN: WTBC-2J)
  • mother: Mary HORTON (AFN: WTBC-3P)

Marriages (2)

  • spouse: John ROOT (AFN: 9M8S-KN)
  • marriage: October 1664
  • spouse: John ROOT (AFN: 2N6V-5H)
  • marriage: 18 October 1664
  • Springfield, Hampden, MA
 	Hide children (9)
   child 1:  	Mary ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJF-92)
   gender:  	female
   birth:  	22 September 1667
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   death:  	1724
   Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts
   child 2:  	Joshua ROOT  (AFN: T3S2-XM)
   gender:  	male
   birth:  	about 1669
   child 3:  	Sarah ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJC-BX)
   gender:  	female
   birth:  	24 September 1670
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   child 4:  	John ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJC-C4)
   gender:  	male
   birth:  	28 December 1672
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   death:  	1 May 1731
   Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
   child 5:  	Samuel ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJC-D9)
   gender:  	male
   birth:  	16 September 1675
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   death:  	9 September 1756
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass.
   child 6:  	Hannah ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJC-FG)
   gender:  	female
   birth:  	9 December 1677
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   child 7:  	Abigail ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJC-GM)
   gender:  	female
   birth:  	26 June 1680
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   child 8:  	Joshua ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJC-HS)
   gender:  	male
   birth:  	23 November 1682
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   death:  	28 September 1730
   Sheffield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
   child 9:  	Mercy ROOTE  (AFN: 8VJC-J0)
   gender:  	female
   birth:  	15 March 1685
   Westfield, Hampden, Mass
   death:  	6 January 1744
   Westfield, Hampden, MA 


(A24) DEWEY/ROOT/ASHLEY - I have Family Group Sheets of the desc. of Capt. Adijah Dewey & Sarah Root as follows: Adijah Dewey m. Mercy Ashley, Bethiah Dewey m. Silas NOBLE, Medad Noble m. Lydia FRARY, Levi Noble m. Aurelia STEELE, John Noble m. Many Sophie ROBERTS, Samuel Roberts Noble m. Hattie Edith SKINNER, Samuel Lloyd Noble m. Margaret Vivian Bilby, and Samuel Russel Noble m. Many Jane CURTIS. The par. of Capt. Adijah Dewey were Thomas Dewey, Jr., & Constant HAWES. The par. of Sarah Root were John Root, Jr., & Mary ASHLEY. The par. of Thomas Dewey, Jr., were Thomas Dewey & Mrs. Frances CLARK, wid. The par. of Constant Hawes were Richard Hawes & Ann ___? The par. of John Root, Jr., were John Root & Mary KILBOURNE. The par. of Many Ashley were Robert Ashley & Frances MOODY. The father of Thomas Kilbourne was John Kilbounne. The par. of Frances Moody were George Moody & Margaret ___? And the par. of George Moody were Richard Moody & Anne ___? I have family group sheets on all of the above.

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Mary (Ashley) Root's Timeline

February 6, 1644
West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
May 15, 1665
Age 21
Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
September 27, 1670
Age 26
Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
December 28, 1672
Age 28
Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States
September 16, 1675
Age 31
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
December 9, 1677
Age 33
Westfield, Hampden Co.,Massasachusetts
June 26, 1680
Age 36
Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
November 23, 1682
Age 38
Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
March 15, 1684
Age 40
Westfield, Hampden Co.,MA