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Rebecca (Mycall) Thayer (1659 - 1732)

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Rebecca Thayer formerly Mycall aka Micall
Born in Braintree, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
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Sister of , [half] and [half]
Wife of — married 16 Jul 1679 in Braintree, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
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Died in Braintree, Suffolk County, Province of Massachusetts Baymap
Profile last modified 29 Apr 2019 | Created 7 Jun 2014
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Biography

Rebecca Mycall, daughter of James Mycall and Mary (Farr) Mycall, was born in Braintree, Massachusetts Bay Colony on January 22, 1658/9.[1][2][3][4]

Rebecca married Richard Thayer on July 16, 1679 in Braintree, Mr. Joseph Dudley, presiding.[5][6][3][4]

Rebecca and Richard had the following children, all born in Braintree:

  1. Rebecca, b. August 16, 1680,[7][4][3] m. Thomas Bolter[3]
  2. Benjamin, b. October 6, 1683,[8][4][3] m. Margaret Curtis[3]
  3. Richard, b. January 26, 1685, m. 1st February 6, 1710/1 Mary White in Braintree, m. 2d April 21, 1730 Sarah Ford in Weymouth, m. 3d Lydia Pray
  4. John, b. January 12, 1687/8,[9][4][3] m. Rebecca French[3]
  5. Mary, b. February 1688/9,[10][4][3] m. June 15, 1718 William Copeland[3]
  6. James, b. November 16, 1691[10][4][3]
  7. Deborah, bpt. April 11, 1697,[4][3] m. Josiah Faxon[3]
  8. Anna, bpt. November 14, 1697,[4][3] m. Dependence French[3]
  9. Gideon, b. July 26, 1700,[11][4][3] m. June 3, 1723 Hannah Hollis[3]
  10. Obadiah, b. May 1, 1703,[12][4][3] d. April 5, 1721[3]

Rebecca's husband, Richard, died in 1705.[13][14]

Rebecca died on January 28, 1732, age 73y 8 days per her gravestone.[14]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Boston Records, The New England Historical & Genealogical Register (NEHGS, Boston, Mass., 1859) Vol. 13, Page 213: "James & Rebecca ye son & daughter of James Mycall & of Mary his wife borne 22: 11: 58."
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 818
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 3.11 3.12 3.13 3.14 3.15 3.16 3.17 3.18 3.19 John Adams Vinton, "The Vinton Memorial Comprising a Genealogy of the Descendants of John Vinton of Lynn, 1648," 1858, p 356
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 Elisha Thayer, "Family Memorial. Part I. Genealogy of Fourteen Families of the Early Settlers of New England," 1835, p 119
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 719 "Richard Thayer & Rebecah Micall were married the 16th July by Mr. Joseph Dudley 1679."
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Braintree Records," New Englange Historic and Genealogical Record, Volume 37 (1883), p 348
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 655
  8. 8.0 8.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 662
  9. 9.0 9.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 664
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 667
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 679
  12. 12.0 12.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 682
  13. 13.0 13.1 "Records of the Town of Braintree 1640-1793," Samuel A. Bates, ed., 1886, p 695
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 "Notes and Queries," New Englange Historic and Genealogical Record, Volume 60 (1906), p 93


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On 14 Apr 2015 at 22:01 GMT Jillaine Smith wrote:

Micall-3 and Mycall-1 appear to represent the same person because: Same spouse. Please merge into Mycall-1 as we have a record for that spelling. (We can add "Micall" as an other last name post merge.) Thank you.

On 11 Nov 2014 at 14:22 GMT Ellen Smith wrote:

Micall-2 and Mycall-1 appear to represent the same person because: Same person. Regarding the name, see http://www.wikitree.com/g2g/108340/should-this-surname-be-mycall-or-micall-

On 11 Nov 2014 at 14:21 GMT Ellen Smith wrote:

Micall-1 and Mycall-1 appear to represent the same person because: Same person. Regarding the name, see discussion at http://www.wikitree.com/g2g/108340/should-this-surname-be-mycall-or-micall-

On 11 Nov 2014 at 02:18 GMT Ellen Smith wrote:

Micall-2 and Micall-1 are not ready to be merged because: Need to figure out whether the name should be Micall or Mycall -- or some other spelling

On 10 Nov 2014 at 16:06 GMT Ellen Smith wrote:

Micall-2 and Micall-1 appear to represent the same person because: Name, birthdate, marriage date and location, and husband all match.




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