Hannah Atherton

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
Hannah Atherton, daughter of James Atherton and Hannah (…), was born at Lancaster, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, 10 January 1658/59.1 She died at Lancaster, 4 January 1737/38.2

Hannah married (1) John Wilder, son of Thomas Wilder and Anna Eames, at Lancaster, 17 July 1672;3,4 she married (2) John Houghton, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Lancaster, 27 January 1724/25.2

Family 1

John Wilder b. abt. 1646, d. abt. 1718
  • John Wilder+3 b. 5 Nov 1673, d. 7 Nov 1756
  • Thomas Wilder5 b. 2 Jan 1676
  • Hannah Wilder5 b. 31 Oct 1679
  • James Wilder5 b. abt. 1681
  • Ebenezer Wilder6 b. 23 Jun 1683
  • Anna Wilder5 b. abt. 1690

Family 2

John Houghton b. abt. 1650, d. 3 Feb 1736/37
This person was last edited on21 Dec 2017


  1. [S907] Henry Stedman Nourse, The Birth, Marriage, and Death Register, Church Records and Epitaphs of Lancaster, Massachusetts, 1643-1850, two vols. (Clinton, Massachusetts: W. J. Cooper, Printer, 1890), 1:9, further cited as Nourse, Vital Records of Lancaster.
  2. [S911] Annie Lane Burr and Thomas Hovey Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster, Mass., and Some of His Descendants," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 79 (Oct 1925): 392-400, at 394, further cited as Burr and Gage, "John Houghton of Lancaster."
  3. [S907] Nourse, Vital Records of Lancaster, 1:14.
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1671, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  5. [S907] Nourse, Vital Records of Lancaster, 2:452.
  6. [S907] Nourse, Vital Records of Lancaster, 1:15.