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Mercy Freeman (Prence)

Also Known As: "Mary"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Death: Died in Eastham, Barnstable County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Place of Burial: Eastham, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Prence, Governor of Plymouth Colony and Patience Prence
Wife of Major John Freeman, Sr.
Mother of Rev. John Freeman, Jr.; Deacon Thomas Freeman; Patience Paine; Lt. Edmund Freeman; Mercy Knowles (Freeman) and 10 others
Sister of James Prence; Thomas Prence, V; Rebecca Freeman; Hannah Sparrow and Robert Prence
Half sister of Jane Snow; Mary Tracy; Judith Tubbs; Sarah Howes and Elizabeth Howland

Occupation: Settler of Eastham, Massachusetts
Managed by: Brian Christman
Last Updated:

About Mercy Freeman

'Plymouth & Cape Cod, MA Genealogy

Entries: 14133 Updated: 2015-05-03 19:41:05 UTC (Sun) Contact: Harry Hadaway

ID: I2743

Name: Mercy Prence 1 2 3

Sex: F

Birth: ABT 1631 in Plymouth, Plymouth, MA 4 1 2 3

Reference Number: 2025

LDS Baptism: 25 MAR 1964 5

CONL: 25 MAR 1964

Endowment: 06 MAY 1964 SGEOR 5

Sealing Child: 15 MAR 1943 SLAKE 5

Death: 28 SEP 1711 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA 4 1 2 3

Father: Gov Thomas Prence b: ABT 1600 in Lechlade, Gloucestershire, England

Mother: Patience Brewster b: 1605 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England

Marriage 1 John Freeman Major b: BEF 28 JAN 1627 in Billingshurst, Sussex, England c: 28 JAN 1627 in

Billingshurst, Sussex, England

Married: 13 FEB 1650 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA 6

Sealing Spouse: 15 MAR 1943 in SLAKE

Children

Patience Freeman b: AFT 1650
John Freeman b: DEC 1651 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Thomas Freeman b: SEP 1653 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Edmund Freeman Lieut. b: JUN 1657 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Mercy Freeman b: 15 JUL 1659 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Hannah Freeman b: ABT 1664 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
William Freeman b: 1663 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Prence Freeman b: BET 03 FEB 1664 AND 03 FEB 1665 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Nathaniel Freeman b: BET 20 MAR 1668 AND 20 MAR 1669 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Bennet Freeman b: BET FEB 1670 AND FEB 1671 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA

Sources: Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011; Repository: Name: Ancestry.com

Page: SAR Membership Number: 93034 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2013; Repository: Name: Ancestry.com Author: Ancestry.com Title: Pennsylvania, Society of Mayflower Descendants Applications, 1911-1929 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014; Repository: Name: Ancestry.com Title: Mayflower Increasings for Three Generations Mayflower Descendent. Bowan, George E., by Susan E. Roser 1989 Page: Page 30 Quality: 3 Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Title: Ordinance Index (TM) Repository: Name: Family History Library84150 USA Title: Mayflower Increasings Publication: Name: Mayflower Increasings for Three Generations Mayflower Descendent. Bowan, George E., by Susan E. Roser 1989; Page: Page 30

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'Died at age 80. Wife of Maj. John Freeman. Mercy is a grandaughter to Mayflower Passenger, William Brewster. She was born in Plymouth, Massachusetts about 1631. Source: Records of the Mayflower Society, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wingfamilyofamerica/p982.htm#i2020855

http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=bob_fitzgerald&id=I9297

CHILDREN:

1. John FREEMAN b: 2 Dec 1651 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

2. Thomas FREEMAN b: 16 Sep 1653 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

3. Patience FREEMAN b: Abt 1655 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

4. Hannah FREEMAN b: Abt 1656 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

5. Edmund FREEMAN b: 6 Jun 1657 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

6. Mercy FREEMAN b: 23 Jun 1659 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

7. William FREEMAN b: Oct 1662 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

8. Prince FREEMAN b: 3 Feb 1665 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

9. Nathaniel FREEMAN b: 20 Mar 1669 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

10. Bennett FREEMAN b: 7 Mar 1671 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

11. Temperance FREEMAN b: Abt 1675 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts


CHILDREN:

1. John FREEMAN b: 2 Dec 1651 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

2. Thomas FREEMAN b: 16 Sep 1653 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

3. Patience FREEMAN b: Abt 1655 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

4. Hannah FREEMAN b: Abt 1656 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

5. Edmund FREEMAN b: 6 Jun 1657 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

6. Mercy FREEMAN b: 23 Jun 1659 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

7. William FREEMAN b: Oct 1662 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

8. Prince FREEMAN b: 3 Feb 1665 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

9. Nathaniel FREEMAN b: 20 Mar 1669 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

10. Bennett FREEMAN b: 7 Mar 1671 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts

11. Temperance FREEMAN b: Abt 1675 in Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts


Birth: 1631 Plymouth Plymouth County Massachusetts, USA Death: Sep. 28, 1711 Eastham Barnstable County Massachusetts, USA

Died at age 80. Wife of Maj. John Freeman. Mercy is a grandaughter to Mayflower Passenger, William Brewster. She was born in Plymouth, Massachusetts about 1631. Source: Records of the Mayflower Society, Plymouth, Massachusetts.


Family links:

Parents:
 Thomas Prence (1600 - 1673)
 Patience Brewster Prence (1600 - 1634)

Spouse:
 John Freeman (1622 - 1719)

Children:
 John Freeman (1651 - 1721)*
 Patience Freeman Paine (1652 - 1745)*
 Thomas Freeman (1653 - 1716)*
 Hannah Freeman Wing (1657 - 1732)*
 Edmond Freeman (1657 - 1719)*
 Mercy Freeman Knowles (1659 - 1745)*
 Hannah Freeman Mayo (1664 - 1743)*
 Nathaniel Freeman (1669 - 1760)*
 Bennett Freeman Paine (1671 - 1716)*

Siblings:
 Thomas Prence*
 Rebecca Prence Freeman (1627 - 1647)*
 Hannah Prence Sparrow (1629 - ____)*
 Marcy Prence Freeman (1631 - 1711)
 Jane Prence Snow (1637 - 1712)**
 Judith Prence Barker Tubbs (1645 - 1738)**
 Sarah Prence Howes (1646 - 1707)**
  • Calculated relationship
    • Half-sibling

Inscription: "Here Lyes Buried Ye Body of Marcy Freeman Wife To Major John Freeman Aged 80 years Dec'd Sept Ye 28th 1711"

 

Burial: Cove Burying Ground Eastham Barnstable County Massachusetts, USA



Plymouth & Cape Cod, MA Genealogy

ID: I2743

Name: Mercy Prence 1 2 3

Sex: F

Birth: ABT 1631 in Plymouth, Plymouth, MA 4 1 2 3

Reference Number: 2025

LDS Baptism: 25 MAR 1964 5

CONL: 25 MAR 1964 Endowment: 06 MAY 1964 SGEOR 5

Sealing Child: 15 MAR 1943 SLAKE 5

Death: 28 SEP 1711 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA 4 1 2 3

Father: Gov Thomas Prence b: ABT 1600 in Lechlade, Gloucestershire, England

Mother: Patience Brewster b: 1605 in Scrooby, Nottinghamshire, England

Marriage 1 John Freeman Major b: BEF 28 JAN 1627 in Billingshurst, Sussex, England c: 28 JAN 1627 in

Billingshurst, Sussex, England

Married: 13 FEB 1650 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA 6

Sealing Spouse: 15 MAR 1943 in SLAKE

Children

Patience Freeman b: AFT 1650
John Freeman b: DEC 1651 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Thomas Freeman b: SEP 1653 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Edmund Freeman Lieut. b: JUN 1657 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Mercy Freeman b: 15 JUL 1659 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Hannah Freeman b: ABT 1664 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
William Freeman b: 1663 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Prence Freeman b: BET 03 FEB 1664 AND 03 FEB 1665 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Nathaniel Freeman b: BET 20 MAR 1668 AND 20 MAR 1669 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA
Bennet Freeman b: BET FEB 1670 AND FEB 1671 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA

Sources: Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011; Repository: Name: Ancestry.com

Page: SAR Membership Number: 93034 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2013; Repository: Name: Ancestry.com Author: Ancestry.com Title: Pennsylvania, Society of Mayflower Descendants Applications, 1911-1929 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014; Repository: Name: Ancestry.com Title: Mayflower Increasings for Three Generations Mayflower Descendent. Bowan, George E., by Susan E. Roser 1989 Page: Page 30 Quality: 3 Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Title: Ordinance Index (TM) Repository: Name: Family History Library84150 USA Title: Mayflower Increasings Publication: Name: Mayflower Increasings for Three Generations Mayflower Descendent. Bowan, George E., by Susan E. Roser 1989; Page: Page 30

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Name Mercy Prence Spouse John Freeman Mother Patience Brewster Father Governor Thomas Prence Birth June 1631 - Plymouth, Plymouth, MA Death 28 September 1711 - Eastham, Barnstable, MA Marriage 13 February 1649 - Eastham, Plymouth, MA

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Mercy Freeman's Timeline

1631
January 4, 1631
Plymouth, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1631
Mass.
1651
December 1651
Age 20
Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts, United States
1651
Age 19
Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
1653
September 16, 1653
Age 22
Eastham, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1655
October 5, 1655
Age 24
Sandwich, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
1655
Age 23
Eastham, Barnstable co, MA
1659
July 15, 1659
Age 28
Eastham, (Present Barnstable County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
1662
October 1662
Age 31
Eastham, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony