Mary Woodford

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
Mary Woodford, daughter of Thomas Woodford and Mary Blott, was born at Roxbury, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, say 1636.1,2,3,4,5 She died at Northampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, 17 April 1684.3

Mary married Isaac Sheldon, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Northampton, about 1653.4,2,3,6,7


Isaac Sheldon b. abt. 1629, d. 27 Jul 1708
  • Mary Sheldon3 b. abt. 1654
  • Isaac Sheldon3 b. 4 Sep 1656
  • John Sheldon3 b. 8 Dec 1658
  • Thomas Sheldon3 b. 6 Aug 1661, d. 7 Jun 1725
  • Ruth Sheldon3 b. 27 Aug 1663
  • Thankful Sheldon3 b. 27 Aug 1663
  • Mindwell Sheldon+3 b. 24 Feb 1665/66, d. 8 Apr 1735
  • Joseph Sheldon3 b. 1 Feb 1667/68
  • Hannah Sheldon3 b. 29 Jun 1670
  • Eleazer Sheldon3 b. 4 Aug 1672, d. 13 Feb 1672/73
  • Samuel Sheldon3 b. 9 Nov 1675
  • Ebenezer Sheldon3 b. 1 Mar 1677
  • Mercy Sheldon3 b. 4 Feb 1681/82, d. 24 Feb 1681/82
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  1. [S762] Joan S. Guilford, The Ancestry of Dr. J. P. Guilford: Volume I: Seventeenth Century–New England Colonials (Orange, California: Sheridan Psychological Services, 1990), 866-870, further cited as Guilford, Guilford: Vol I.
  2. [S2281] Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633, Volumes I–III, 3 vols. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995), 3:2057-60 (Thomas Woodford), further cited as Anderson, GMB.
  3. [S16] Mary L. Holman, Ancestry of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and His Wife Francis Helen Miller (Concord, New Hampshire: Rumsford Press, 1948), 403-406, further cited as Holman, Stevens-Miller Genealogy.
  4. [S734] Edmund K. Swigart, An Emerson-Benson Saga (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, 1994), 603-604, further cited as Swigart, Emerson-Benson.
  5. [S767] Clara Pierce Olson Overbo, Ancestors and Descendants of Clark Proctor Nichols and Sarah (Sally) Stoughton in England and America 1620-2001 (Decorah, Iowa: Anundsen Publishing, 2002), 199-200, further cited as Overbo, Nichols.
  6. [S779] Charlotte Alling Hunt, "Isaac Sheldon of Windsor, Conn.," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 117 (April 1963): 82-89, further cited as Hunt, "Isaac Sheldon."
  7. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1361, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).