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Susanna Pelton (Way)

Also Known As: "Crompton", "Crompton Pelton", "Crompton Way"
Birthplace: Bridport, Dorset, England (United Kingdom)
Death: May 07, 1706
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry "the Puritan" Way and Elizabeth Way
Wife of John Pelton, of Dorchester
Mother of John Pelton, II; Samuel Pelton; Robert Pelton and Mary Pelton
Sister of Hannah Wilkins; Lydia Way and Lieutenant Richard Way
Half sister of Elizabeth Way; Henry Way 3rd and Aaron Way, Sr.

Managed by: Lori (Jackson) Priestly
Last Updated:

About Susanna Pelton


Henry Way died 24 May 1667, aged 84 years, in Dorchester, Massachusetts. ["Henry Way Aged 84 Departed this Life the 24th (3 mo:) 1667"][12] His burial site is unknown.[13]. His (2nd or 3rd) wife Elizabeth died 23 (4) 1665, aged 84.

Their children:

  1. Hannah or Anna, bp. Bridport 3 March 1615[/6]; living in Salem, Mass., 26 Jan. 1701/2 m. by 1636 Bray Wilkins.
  2. LYDIA, bp. Bridport 23 August 1618; no further record.
  3. Susanna, bp. Bridport 14 October 1621; m. John Pelton [SLR 24:255].
  4. RICHARD, bp. Bridport 2 May 1624; deposed 1666 age about 42 (Pope p. 483); d. Boston 23 June 1697 m. (1) Hester Jones, daughter of Thomas and Ellen Jones; m. (2) [[Mayhew-293 Bethia, daughter of Thomas and Jane (Gallion'(Paine) Mayhew ; m. (3) Katharine...d. 28 April 1689, m. (4)1689 Hannah (Townsend)
  5. William Way born in 1628, did not marry Penelope Verren

"A" List

Our "A" List of those who were CERTAIN or HIGHLY PROBABLE passengers aboard the ship the Mary and John 1630. However, we have attempted to compile a new list of possible passengers and then rate them as follows:

WAY, HENRY a. 47 Bridport, Dorset

  • Elizabeth Batchelar, second wife a. 43 Bridport, Dorset
  • Henry Way Jr., son 19 Bridport, Dorset
  • Aaron Way, son 16 Bridport, Dorset
  • George Way, son a. 15 Bridport, Dorset
  • Hanna Way, daughter 15 Bridport, Dorset
  • Susanna Way, daughter 9 Bridport, Dorset
  • Richard Way, son 5 Bridport, Dorset

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Susanna Pelton's Timeline

October 14, 1621
Bridport, Dorset, England (United Kingdom)
October 14, 1621
St Mary's Church, Bridport, Dorset, England
Dorchester, Suffolk, Mass
Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusettes
February 18, 1654
Dorchester, Suffolk, Mass
May 7, 1706
Age 84
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts
May 10, 1706
Age 84
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
October 24, 1964
Age 84