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Richard Holmes

Birthplace: Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: May 02, 1718 (35-36)
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Holmes, Jr. and Patience Holmes
Husband of Hester Holmes
Father of Mary Kempton; Gershom Holmes and Sylvanus Holmes
Brother of Patience Cobb; Mehitable Kempton; Sarah Nelson and George Holmes
Half brother of Ruhamah Rogers; John Holmes; Ebenezer Holmes; Thomas Holmes; Desire Churchill and 3 others

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About Richard Holmes


John Holmes married second Patience (Bonum) Willis, the daughter of George and Sarah (Morton) Bonum and the widow of Richard Willis, about 1681 in Plymouth[1] [2], and their children included:

  1. Richard Holmes, b. about 1682; d. before 2 May 1718. He m. Hester WORMWELL 20 Mar 1711/12 in Plymouth. They had children Mary, Gershom, and Sylvanus.
  2. Patience Holmes, bp. 1684. She m. James COBB 20 Jul 1705 in Plymouth. They had children Melatiah, James, Gershom, Martha, Mehitabal, Sarah, and George.
  3. Mehitabel Holmes, b. before 1687. She m. Manasseh KEMPTON 4 Feb 1713/14 in Plymouth.
  4. Sarah Holmes, b. before 1690. She m. Samuel NELSON 12 Sep 1718 in Plymouth.
  5. George Holmes, b. about 1690

John Holmes died 31 Jul 1697 in Plymouth[4]

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Richard Holmes's Timeline

Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
February 5, 1713
Age 31
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Age 32
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
December 27, 1716
Age 34
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, British Colonial America
May 2, 1718
Age 36
Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
October 5, 1942
Age 36
July 24, 1946
Age 36
January 12, 1967
Age 36