Hannah Pontus

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Hannah Pontus, daughter of William Pontus and Wybra Hanson, was born probably at Leiden, Holland, say 1624.1 She died at Plymouth, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, 22 December 1690.2

Hannah married (1) John Churchill, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, 18 December 1644;1 she married (2) Giles Rickard, son of John Rickard and Christian (…), at Plymouth, 25 June 1669.3,4,5

Family 1

John Churchill d. 1 Jan 1662/63

Family 2

Giles Rickard b. abt. 1597, d. 1 Feb 1684
This person was last edited on8 Jul 2020


  1. [S676] Robert Charles Anderson, The Pilgrim Migration: Immigrants to Plymouth Colony: 1620-1633 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2004), 361, further cited as Anderson, The Pilgrim Migration.
  2. [S1290] Lee Douglas van Antwerp and Ruth Wilder Sherman, Vital Records of Plymouth, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1993), 135, further cited as van Antwerp and Sherman, Plymouth Vital Records.
  3. [S1290] Van Antwerp and Sherman, Plymouth Vital Records, 666.
  4. [S86] Eugene Aubrey Stratton, Plymouth Colony: Its History & People 1620-1691 (Salt Lake City, Utah: Ancestry, 1986), 342-344, further cited as Stratton, Plymouth Colony.
  5. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1275, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).