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Mary (Mariner) Rood (abt. 1668 - 1715)

Mary Rood formerly Mariner
Born about in Stafford, Connecticutmap
Ancestors ancestors
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at about age 47 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut Colonymap
Profile last modified | Created 28 Aug 2009
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Mary Mariner married Samuel Rood 20 May 1690 in Norwich, New London County, Connecticut County.[1]

Their children, born in Norwich, were as follows:

Mary died December 30, 1715.[1]

Research Notes

  • The birth location and father of Mary Mariner are not settled; any proposed fathers, including Thomas Mariner named father in this profile, are completely without sources. See discussion at Find A Grave[2] NOTE: there is no gravestone image.
  • There is an excellent account of the Mariner family that was in Massachusetts by 1650. [3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Vital Records of Norwich 1659-1848, Part I (Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Connecticut, Hartford, 1913) pp. 39-40.
  2. Find a Grave, database and images (accessed 08 January 2022), memorial page for Mary Mariner Rood (29 Jul 1664–30 Dec 1715), Find A Grave: Memorial #143819631 ; Maintained by Bob & AJ (contributor 47790994) Unknown.
  3. Underhill, Lora Altine Woodbury. Descendants of Edward Small of New England... Vol. III (The Riverside Press, Cambridge, 1910) pp. 1100-49.


Thank you to Steve Henkel for creating WikiTree profile Mariner-30 through the import of Anne Laura Churchill Direct line.ged on Apr 26, 2013.

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Mariner-30 and Mariner-1 appear to represent the same person because: Although there is no proof for her father, this does appear to represent Mary who married Samuel Rood
posted by Kay (Sands) Knight

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