Anna PIERCE

Female 1682 - 1716  (34 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Anna PIERCE was born 1681 or 1682; was christened 14 May 1682, Old South Church, Boston, Massachustts (daughter of Richard PIERCE and Sarah COTTON); died 6 Aug 1716; was buried , Salem Street Cemetery, Medford, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Daughter of Richard Pierce and Sarah Cotton

    Anna married Francis WHITMORE 7 Dec 1699, Boston, Massachusetts. Francis (son of John WHITMORE and Rachel ELIOT) was born 8 May 1678, Medford, Massachusetts; died 6 Feb 1771, Medford, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Richard PIERCE died in or aft. 1695.

    Richard married Sarah COTTON 27 Aug 1680, Portsmouth, Massachusetts. Sarah (daughter of Seaborn COTTON and Dorothy BRADSTREET) was born 02 Jul 1663, Hampton, New Hampshire; died 02 Aug 1690, Boston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts; was buried , Kings Chapel Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Sarah COTTON was born 02 Jul 1663, Hampton, New Hampshire (daughter of Seaborn COTTON and Dorothy BRADSTREET); died 02 Aug 1690, Boston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts; was buried , Kings Chapel Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 1. Anna PIERCE was born 1681 or 1682; was christened 14 May 1682, Old South Church, Boston, Massachustts; died 6 Aug 1716; was buried , Salem Street Cemetery, Medford, Massachusetts.


Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Seaborn COTTON was born 12 Aug 1633, At Sea (son of John COTTON and Sarah HAWKREDD); died 20 Apr 1686, Hampton, New Hampshire.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Son of Rev. John Cotton and SarahHawkredd
    • Immigration: 04 Sep 1633, To on the ship "Griffin".
    • Baptism: 08 Sep 1633, Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
    • Education: 1651; Harvard
    • Will: 20 May 1684
    • Will Proved: 07 Oct 1686

    Seaborn married Dorothy BRADSTREET 14 Jun 1654, Andover, Massachusetts. Dorothy (daughter of Gov. Simon BRADSTREET and Anne DUDLEY) was born 1633, Salem, Massachusetts; died Between 26 Feb 1671 and 1672, Hampton, New Hampshire; was buried Between 28 Feb 1671 and 1672. [Group Sheet]


  2. 7.  Dorothy BRADSTREET was born 1633, Salem, Massachusetts (daughter of Gov. Simon BRADSTREET and Anne DUDLEY); died Between 26 Feb 1671 and 1672, Hampton, New Hampshire; was buried Between 28 Feb 1671 and 1672.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth COTTON was born 13 Aug 1665, Hampton, New Hampshire; died 07 Aug 1698, Hampton, New Hampshire.
    2. Anne COTTON was born 22 Aug 1661, Hampton, New Hampshire; died Between 06 and 07 Dec 1702, Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; was buried 08 Dec 1702.
    3. Mary COTTON was born 22 Apr 1670, Hampton, New Hampshire; died 23 Jun 1729, Hadley, Massachusetts.
    4. Abiah COTTON was born 05 Apr 1669; died 11 May 1669, Hampton, New Hampshire.
    5. 3. Sarah COTTON was born 02 Jul 1663, Hampton, New Hampshire; died 02 Aug 1690, Boston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts; was buried , Kings Chapel Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts.
    6. Dorothy COTTON was born 11 Nov 1656; died 20 Dec 1706, Hampton, New Hampshire.
    7. Sarah COTTON was born Between 22 Feb 1659 and 1660; died 01 Apr 1660, Hampton, New Hampshire.
    8. John COTTON was born 08 May 1658, Hampton, New Hampshire; died Between 27 Mar 1709 and 1710, Hampton, New Hampshire.
    9. Mercy COTTON was born 02 Nov 1666, Hampton, New Hampshire; died 18 Jun 1715, Medford, Massachusetts.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  John COTTON was born Between 04 Dec 1584 and 1585, Derby, Derbyshire, England; died 23 Dec 1652, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Son of Rowland Cotton

    John married Sarah HAWKREDD Bef 03 Oct 1632. Sarah (daughter of Anthony HAWKREDD and Isabel DOWSE) was born 1601, England; died 27 May 1676, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 13.  Sarah HAWKREDD was born 1601, England (daughter of Anthony HAWKREDD and Isabel DOWSE); died 27 May 1676, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. Elizabeth COTTON was born 09 Dec 1637, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
    2. Rev John COTTON, II was born 15 Mar 1639/40, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; was christened 22 Mar 1639/40, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; died 18 Sep 1699, Charleston, Berkeley County, South Carolina.
    3. Sariah COTTON was born 12 Sep 1635, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; died Between 20 Jan 1649 and 1650, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
    4. 6. Seaborn COTTON was born 12 Aug 1633, At Sea; died 20 Apr 1686, Hampton, New Hampshire.
    5. Rowland COTTON died Between 29 Jan 1649 and 1650, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
    6. Maria COTTON was born Between 16 Feb 1640 and 1641, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts; died 04 Apr 1714, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.

  3. 14.  Gov. Simon BRADSTREET was born Between Mar 1602 and 1603, Horbling, co. Lincoln, England; died Between 28 Mar 1696 and 1697, Salem, Massachusetts; was buried Between 02 Apr 1696 and 1697.

    Other Events:

    • Education: Went to Emmanuel college a year.
    • Fact: Was the son of Rev. Simon and Margaret Bradstreet
    • Baptism: Between 18 Mar 1602 and 1603, Horbling, co. Lincoln
    • Immigration: 12 Jun 1630, To Boston on the ship "Arbella" with Gov. Winthrop.

    Notes:

    Excerpt from Royal Families Americans of Royal and Noble Ancestry, Vol. 1, Gov. Thomas Dudley: On the death of his father in 1621, he entered the service of the Earl of Lincoln as assistant of Steward Thomas Dudley at Sempringham, where he stayed eight years. Gov. Winthrop chose him to be an assistant before he left for America.....He was one of the original founders of Cambridge, an assistant governor for forty-eight years and governor from 1679-1686 and 1689-1692.

    Simon married Anne DUDLEY Abt 1629, Yardley-Hastings. Anne (daughter of Gov. Thomas DUDLEY and Dorothy YORKE) was born Abt 1612, Northampton, England; died 16 Sep 1672, Andover, Essex Co., Massachusetts; was buried , Northampton, England. [Group Sheet]


  4. 15.  Anne DUDLEY was born Abt 1612, Northampton, England (daughter of Gov. Thomas DUDLEY and Dorothy YORKE); died 16 Sep 1672, Andover, Essex Co., Massachusetts; was buried , Northampton, England.

    Other Events:

    • AFN: 8GXL-CH
    • Birth: Abt 1612
    • Immigration: 12 Jun 1630, To Plymouth on the ship "Arbella" with Gov. Winthrop

    Notes:

    Excerpt from Royal Families Americans of Royal and Noble Ancestry Vol. One Gov. Thomas Dudley: Anne was purported to have been the first American poetess. Anne and Simon had four sons and four daughters; all of them lived to maturity, were married and left posterity. Her son Simon wrote an obituary at the time of her death: "September 16, 1672. My ever honoured and dear Mother was translated to Heaven. Her death wa occasioned by a consumption; being wasted to skin and bone.***I eing absent from her, lost the opportunity of comiting to memory her pious and memorable expressions uttered in her sickness. O' y ye good Lord would give unto me and mine a heart to walk in her steps, considering what the end of her conversation was; y so wee might some day have a happy and glorious greeting.:

    Children:
    1. Sarah BRADSTREET was born Between 1636 and 1638, Andover, Massachusetts; died 17 Apr 1704, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.
    2. 7. Dorothy BRADSTREET was born 1633, Salem, Massachusetts; died Between 26 Feb 1671 and 1672, Hampton, New Hampshire; was buried Between 28 Feb 1671 and 1672.
    3. Samuel BRADSTREET was born Between 1631 and 1632, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died Aug 1682, Jamaica, West Indies.
    4. Hannah BRADSTREET was born Abt 1641, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died Bef 18 Apr 1707, Stratham, New Hampshire.
    5. Mercy BRADSTREET was born 1647, Andover, Massachusetts; died 05 Oct 1715, Medford, Massachusetts.
    6. Dudley BRADSTREET was born 1648, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died 13 Nov 1702, Andover, Massachusetts (intestate).
    7. Simon BRADSTREET was born Between 23 Feb 1639 and 1640, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA; died 1683, New London, New London, Connecticut, USA.
    8. John BRADSTREET was born 22 Jul 1652, Andover, Massachusetts; died Between 11 Jan 1717 and 1718, Topsfield, Massachusetts.