Mercy Barrows (Coombs)

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Mercy Barrows (Coombs)

Birthdate: (44)
Birthplace: Middleboro, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Death: March 25, 1718 (44)
Middleboro, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Francis Coombs and Deborah Coombs
Wife of Samuel Barrows, Deacon
Mother of Ebenezer Barrows; Coombs Barrows; Francis Barrows; Silvanus Barrows and Robert Barrows
Sister of Richard Combs; Francis Coombs and Deborah Jones
Half sister of Lydia Miller; Ruth Bennett and Frances Howland

Managed by: David P Himes
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About Mercy Barrows (Coombs)

Mercy Coombs was b. 3 Jan 1674/75 in Middleborough, MA, the daughter of Francis Coombs and Deborah Morton. She d. 25 Mar 1718 in Middleborough, MA. She married Samuel Barrows. After Mercy's death, he married second Joanna Wood on 24 Feb 1718/19 in Rehoboth, MA.

Samuel and Mercy were Congregationalists, members of the First Church of Christ in Middleborough. He was a deacon there.

Children of Samuel and Mercy Barrows:

  1. Samuel Barrows; m. Susannah --?--.
  2. Ebenezer Barrows, b. 27 Jul 1702; d. Apr 1792 in Middleborough. He m. Sarah PRATT 29 Feb 1727/28 in Middleborough. They had children Mercy, Hannah, Sarah, Samuel, Mary, John, Deborah, and Ebenezer.
  3. Coombs Barrows, b. 15 Dec 1704; d. 30 Nov 1775 in Middleborough. He m. (1) Joanna SMITH 15 May 1729. They had child Ruth. He m. (2) Mary DWELLEY 29 May 1732. They had children Abner, Joanna, Rachel, Deborah, Thankfull, Joseph, and Mary.
  4. Robert Barrows, b. 17 May 1709.
  5. Francis Barrows, b. 17 Apr 1713; d. 27 Mar 1717/18.
  6. Silvanus Barrows, b. 17 May 1716; d. Dec 1802 in Windham, CT. He m. Ruth BLOSSOM 8 Jun 1738 in Barnstable, MA. They had children Frances, Mehitable, Lydia, Ruth, and Anna.

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Mercy Barrows (Coombs)'s Timeline

January 3, 1674
Middleboro, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Age 27
Middleborough, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
December 15, 1704
Age 30
Middleborough, Plymouth, MA, United States
April 17, 1713
Age 39
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
May 17, 1716
Age 42
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
March 25, 1718
Age 44
Middleboro, Plymouth, Massachusetts
May 17, 1719
Age 44
Middleborough, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts