Mary Morrill

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ChartsAncestors of Jennie Luene Logan
Benjamin Franklin and Jennie Luene Logan
Mary Morrill, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born say 1620.1 She died at Nantucket, Nantucket Co., Massachusetts, in 1704.2

Mary married Peter Folger, son of John Folger and Merrable Gibbs, in 1644.3,4

She was serving Hugh Peters when Peter Folger paid 20 pounds to satisfy the debt she owed, presumably for Hugh paying her transport to New England. Later, Peter said it was the best appropriation of money he had ever made.3

Family

Peter Folger b. say 1617, d. 1690
Children
  • Joanna Folger+5 b. say 1647, d. 18 Jul 1719
  • Eleazer Folger6 b. abt. 1648, d. 1716
  • Bethiah Folger7 b. say 1650
  • Dorcas Folger6 b. say 1655
  • John Folger6 b. 1659
  • Bathsheba Folger6 b. say 1661
  • Patience Folger6 b. say 1663
  • Experience Folger6 b. say 1665
  • Abiah Folger6 b. 15 Aug 1667

Citations

  1. [S1330] Estimated from approximate date of marriage.
  2. [S1163] Vital Records of Nantucket, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, five vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1925-28), 5:271, further cited as Vital Records of Nantucket.
  3. [S35] Alexander Starbuck, The History of Nantucket (Boston, Massachusetts: C.E. Goodspeed, 1924), 740-741, further cited as Starbuck, History of Nantucket.
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 557, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  5. [S1163] Vital Records of Nantucket, 1:485.
  6. [S1190] John Jordan, "Franklin as a Genealogist," Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography 23 (1899), at 19, further cited as "Franklin as a Genealogist."
  7. [S1163] Vital Records of Nantucket, 1:470.