Melatiah Leonard (Fisher)
|Birthplace:||Wrentham, Suffolk County (Present Norfolk County, Province of Massachusetts|
|Death:||Died in Mansfield, Windham County (Present Tolland County), Connecticut Colony|
|Managed by:||Ben M. Angel, on hiatus|
About Melatiah Leonard
From the Thomas Rogers Society page on Melatiah Fisher:
- F, b. 6 October 1705, d. 3 October 1758
Melatiah Fisher was born on 6 October 1705 at Wrentham. She was the daughter of Ebenezer Fisher and Abigail Elles.
Her married name was Ware.
Melatiah Fisher married Ephraim Leonard, son of George Leonard and Anna Tisdale, on 15 July 1745 at Wrentham. Her married name was Leonard.
Melatiah Fisher died on 3 October 1758 at Mansfield at age 52.
She was "formerly the wife of Jonathan WARE and also wife of Benjamin WARE M.D.".
[S1] Ann T. [Revised by], (Originally compiled by Alice W. A. Westgate) Reeves, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims who landed at Plymouth, Mass. December 1620: Family of Thomas Rogers (Plymouth, MA: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2000), p. 179. Hereinafter cited as Rogers-Silver.