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Mercy Hovey (Boynton)

Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Death: December 22, 1730 (79)
Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Boynton and Elleanor Jewett (Pell)
Wife of Josiah Clarke, of Ipswich; Dea. Joseph Goodhue and Sgt. John Hovey
Mother of Samuel (Boynton) Goodhue
Sister of John Boynton; Captain Joseph Boynton; John Boynton; Sgt. Caleb Boynton, of Rowley; Hannah Batchelder and 2 others

Managed by: Marjorie Edith Breunle (MacFaddin)
Last Updated:

About Mercy Hovey

'Mercy Clark (AKA Boynton Culver Goodhue)

Born in Newhaven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA on 1652.

Mercy married John Culver and had 8 children.

Mercy married Joseph Goodhue and had a child.

She passed away on 1712 in Lebanon, Connecticut, USA.

Family Members





John Culver 1640-1733

Joseph Goodhue 1639-1697


Mercy Culver Unknown-1748

Elizabeth Colver 1665-Unknown

John Culver 1672-1760

Abigail Colver 1675-1775

James Colver 1681-1739

Sarah Culver 1681-1716

Hannah Culver 1684-1722

Mercy Colver 1688-1748

Samuel Goodhue 1696-1735

Mercy Boynton, born December 5, 1651,Rowley, died December 22, 1730 Rowley


  1. Josiah Clark 14 Dec 1670 Ipswich, Mass.
  2. Joseph Goodhue 4 Jul 1692 in Ipswich, Essex, Mass
  3. John Hovey 30 Nov 1712 in Ipswich, Essex, Mass


Mercy’s first husband Josiah Clark was born 1647 in Ipswich, Essex, Mass. His parents were Thomas Clark and Grace [__?__]. Josiah died 27 Sep 1691 in Rowley, Essex, Mass.

Mercy’s second husband Joseph Goodhue was born 13 May 1662 in Bocking, Essex, Mass. His parents were Joseph Goodhue and Sarah Whipple. Joseph died 2 Sep 1697 in Ipswich, Essex, Mass.

Mercy’s third husband John Hovey was born 1644 in Ipswich, Essex, Mass. His parents were Daniel Hovey and Abigail Andrews. John died 29 Mar 1718 in Topsfield, Essex, Mass.


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Mercy Hovey's Timeline

December 5, 1651
Rowley, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
April 6, 1696
Age 44
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
December 22, 1730
Age 79
Lebanon, New London County, Connecticut Colony