(1690/1-1758) - Marblehead, Lynn & Salem, Essex co., MA

(Third Generation - Lightfoot/Whitford Family)


BIRTH & DEATH was born on 12 February 1690/1 in Salem, Essex co., MA[18]. In the vital records, her birth is recorded as “Whitfoot, Margery”. She died in Lynn, Essex co., MA on 21 April 1758; at the age of 68[19]. Her death record reads "Hawke, Mary, wid., fever and comsumption, April 21, 1758 in her 67th year". Notice that she was “Margery” at birth and “Mary” at death.
MARRIAGE On 12 August 1710 when Margery was 20, she married John HAWKES Jr., son of Adam HAWKES & Elizabeth PRATT?!, in Lynn, Essex co., MA as “Hawks, John and Mary Whitford”[20,21,22]. An intention was also filed in Lynn, Essex co., MA on 12 August 1710 as “John Hawkes & Mary Whitford, both of Lynn”. An intention of marriage for John & Mary was also filed in Salem, Essex co., MA on 21 April 1711.

CHILDREN (surnamed HAWKES) i. Eve HAWKES Please see her own page.
ii. Mary HAWKES
iii. John HAWKES
iv. Eunice HAWKES
v. Adam HAWKES
vi. Lydia HAWKES
vii. Elizabeth HAWKES

GENERATION Great-great-great-great-great-great (G6) Grandmother
SOURCES 1. Torrey, Charles, New England Marriages Prior to 1700., (Boston: New England Historic and Genealogical Society). [Torrey].

2. The Probate Records of Essex County, [EssexProb or EPR], 1:457.

3. New England Historic and Genealogical Register. Vols. 1+, (Boston: New England Historic and Genealogical Register, 1845+), [NEHGR], 9:81-2.

4. Perley, Sidney, The History of Salem, Massachusetts, 3 vols., (Salem: Sidney Perley, 1924), [Salem], 2:107.

5. The Essex Antiquarian, (13 vols.)(n.p., 1897-1909), [EssexAnt], 7:64.

6. Essex Institute Historical Collections, vol. 1+, (Salem, Mass., 1859+), [EIHC], 44:252; 47:344.

7. [Salem], 3:136; 3:7.

8. [EssexAnt], 10:139,165.

9. Tingley, Raymon Meyers, Some Ancestral Lines; Being a Record of Some of the Ancestors of Guilford: Solon Tingley and His Wife, Martha Pamelia Meyers, Collected by Their Son, Raymon Meyers Tingley, (Rutland, Vt.: The Tuttle Publishing Co., 1935), [Tingley-Meyers], 210,225.

10. Noyes, Sybil, Charles Thornton Libby and Walter Goodwin David, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire, (Portland, ME: Anthosensen Press 1928-1939; rpt Baltimore: Gen. Publ. Co., 1972), [GDMNH], 435,749.

11. Salem, Essex co., MA Vital Records. [SalemVR], IV:361 [CT.R].

12. Ibid. III:608 [Ct. R.].

13. Ibid. II:332 [CT.R.].

14. [GDMNH], 435.

15. Marblehead, Essex co., MA Vital Records. [MarbleheadVR], II:266.

16. [SalemVR], II:421 [CT.R].

17. Ibid. I:524 [Ct. R.].

18. Ibid. II:421 [CT.R.].

19. Lynn, Essex co., MA Vital Records, [LynnVR], II:497 [C.R. 2 - Lynnfield 1st Congregational Church Records].

20. [SalemVR], IV:464.

21. [LynnVR], II:177.

22. ??????, "First Book of Intentions of Marriage in the City of Lynn", Essex Institute Historical Collections, vol. 1+, [EIHC-LynnInt], 16:71ff.

23. [LynnVR], II:498.

24. [MarbleheadVR], I:321.

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