Richard Denton, of Dorchester

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Richard Denton, of Dorchester

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Probably, England
Death: December 28, 1658
Dorchester (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
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Husband of Ruth Tileston

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About Richard Denton, of Dorchester


Not to be confused with Richard Denton, Jr.


Richard Denton (or Dunton) died on 26 Dec 1658 in Dorchester, MA. His estate inventory, filed 6 Oct. 1659 by Abraham How and John Minotte, totaled 57 Pounds, all left to his widow.

He was married to Ruth TILESTON (daughter of Thomas TILLISON and Elizabeth) on 11 Dec 1657 in Dorchester, MA. Major Atherton performed the wedding ceremony. Ruth TILESTON was baptized in 1641. She died on 5 Dec 1677, Timothy Foster's widow.


  • link to Richard Denton  in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988. Name: Richard Denton Event Type: Death Death Date: 28 Dec 1658 Death Place: Boston, Massachusetts
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Richard Denton, of Dorchester's Timeline

1636
1636
England
1658
December 28, 1658
Age 22
Dorchester (within present Boston), Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony