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Ruth Nelson (Foxwell)

Birthplace: Barnstable, Plymouth Colony
Death: Died in Middleborough, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Richard Foxwell, of Barnstable and Ann Foxwell
Wife of James Barnaby and William Nelson, III
Mother of Mercy Vaughn; Mary Thomas; Thomas Nelson; Ruth Thomas; Anna Smith and 1 other
Sister of Mary Cole; Martha Bacon and John Foxwell

Managed by: Richard Alan Reed
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About Ruth Nelson

Ruth (Foxwell) Nelson

Ruth Foxwell (daughter of Richard Foxwell and Ann Shelley) was born 25 Mar 1641 in Barnstable, MA50, and died 07 Sep 1723 in Middleboro, MA.She married William Nelson, son of William Nelson and Martha Ford.

Children of Ruth Foxwell and William Nelson are:

  1. Mercy Nelson b: AFT. 1668 in Plymouth County, MA
  2. Mary Nelson b: ABT. 1671
  3. Thomas Nelson b: 17 May 1675 in Barnstable, Barnstable, MA
  4. Martha Nelson b: 1677
  5. Anna Nelson b: ABT. 1681
  • Mayflower Families, Vol. I, Eaton, Fuller, & White, Page 54.
  • Barnstable Vital Records, Vol. IV, page 225.
  • Mayflower Descendant, Vol. XVII, page 28, Plymouth Colony Wills and Inventories. Will of Richard Foxwell.
  • Mayflower Families Through Five Generations.
  • Margaret Harris Stover and Robert S. Wakefield, MF 10 Fuller.
  • Early VR Plymouth CO MA (published), Vital Records of Middleboro.
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Ruth Nelson's Timeline

March 25, 1641
Barnstable, Plymouth Colony
April 4, 1641
Barnstable, Plymouth, Mass.
April 4, 1641
Barnstable, Plymouth, Mass.
Age 25
Plymouth, Plymouth Colony
June 11, 1674
Age 33
Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
May 17, 1675
Age 34
Barnstable, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
September 7, 1726
Age 85
Middleborough, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
March 4, 1931
Age 85
March 11, 1931
Age 85