Lucy Conklin

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ChartsDescendants of Ellis Cook-6 Generations
Lucy Conklin, whose parents are unknown, was born about 1766.1,2 She died 16 May 1836,1,2 and was buried at Old Cemetery, Bridgehampton, Suffolk Co., New York, where her stone is inscribed:
Mrs. Lucy Mitchell
wife of
James Mitchell
May 16, 1836.
aged 70
Life makes the soul dependent on the dust.
Death gives her wings to mount above the spheres.
Death bursts the involving cloud and all is day.2

Lucy married James Mitchell, son of John Mitchell and Mehetabel Cook.1


James Mitchell b. abt. 1765, d. 23 Sep 1815
This person was last edited on26 Jul 2015


  1. [S171] George Rogers Howell, The Early History of Southampton L.I., New York with Genealogies. Revised, Corrected and Enlarged. Albany, New York: Weed, Parsons and Co., 2nd ed., 1887, 343 #10. CD-ROM reprint, Genealogy and History of the Town of Southampton, New York (, 2007), further cited as History of Southampton.
  2. [S979] James Truslow Adams, Memorials of Old Bridgehampton (Bridgehampton, Long Island: p.p., 1916), 370, further cited as Adams, Bridgehampton.
  3. [S1590] William S. Pelletreau, editor, Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogates Office, City of New York, 1665-1801 (17 vols., New York: New-York Historical Society, 1892-1908), 8:205 [note to John Mitchell], further cited as Pelletreau, New York Will Abstracts.