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Rose (Bennett) Willey (1677 - 1727)

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Rose Willey formerly Bennett
Born in Lyme, New London, Connecticutmap
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Wife of — married in Lyme, New London County, Connecticutmap
Descendants descendants
Mother of and
Died in Lyme, New London, Connecticutmap
Bennett-635 created 30 Dec 2010 | Last modified | Last edit: 2 Oct 2017
14:55: Rick Pierpont edited the Biography, Birth Place and Death Place for Rose (Bennett) Willey. (Add source.) [Thank Rick for this]
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Rose Bennett was born in Lyme, New london County, Connecticut November 15, 1677. She was the daughter of Henry Bennett and Sarah Champion Bennett. [1] [2]

Rose was married in Lyme on December 14, 1697 to Isaac Willey, son of Abel Willey and Patience Beckwith Willey. [1] [3]

Rose Bennett died in Lyme March 31, 1727. [4]


[1] North American Family Histories, 1599-2000; Volume I; "History of Henry Champion's Descendants"

[2] Connecticut Town birth Records, pre 1870 (Barbour Collection), page

[3] North American Marriages before 1699

[4] Family Data Collection, Individual Records

[5] Willey, Henry. Isaac Willey of New London, Conn., and His Descendants (E. Anthony & Sons, New Bedford, Mass., 1888) Page 5

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    On 27 Aug 2016 at 19:16 GMT Hayward Houghton II wrote:

    Bennett-13955 and Bennett-635 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, same husband

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