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Mary (Cotton) Cushing (1710 - 1767)

Mary Cushing formerly Cotton
Born in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Baymap
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Wife of — married 20 Nov 1729 in Plymouth, Province of Massachusetts Baymap
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Died at age 56 in Norwell, Plymouth, Massachusetts Baymap
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Mary Cotton was born on August 14, 1710 in Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay. Her parents were Josiah Cotton and Hannah Sturtevant.[1]

She married John Cushing on November 20, 1729.[2][1] Children:

  1. Hannah b.1738[2]
  2. Mary b. 1730[2]
  3. William b. 1732[2]
  4. Charles b. 1734[2]
  5. Edward b. 1736[2]
  6. Bethia b. 1740[2]
  7. Lucy b. 1745[2]
  8. Abigail b. 1748[2]
  9. Roland/Rowland b. 1750[2]

She died on March 29, 1767 in Norwell, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Richmond, Joshua Bailey. The Richmond Family, 1594-1896 (privately published, Boston, Massachusetts, 1897) p.88
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.9 Deane, Samuel. History of Scituate, Massachusetts (James Loring, 132 Washington Street, Boston, 1831) [p. 256

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Cotton-2390 and Cotton-1 appear to represent the same person because: same name, same daughter Olive on both profiles, same birth date and location, same death location, interestingly similar death dates (perhaps a typo on year for one profile).
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