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Martha (Wakeman) Davis (bef. 1596 - 1664)

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Martha Davis formerly Wakeman
Born before in Upper Arley, Worcester, Englandmap
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Wife of — married in Bewdley, Ribsford Parish, Worcester, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in New Haven, New Haven Colonymap
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27 Mar 1596 Bewdley, Worcester, England, England: Daughter of Francis and Ann (Goode) Wakeman.[1]


30Nov 1621 Martha Wakeman & William Davis[1]


1663/1664 New Haven, New Haven, CT[1]

Her will was dated 20 Aug 1662. A widow, she made bequests to son William Russell (made executor), daughter Sarah Russell, grandson Noahdiah Russell (for the purpose of educating him), to granddaughter Anna Russell, to sister Priscilla Richards and for her daughter Mary Richards, to sister Anna Nichols, to Brother Barnabas Davis, to Elizabeth Mitchell and her daughter Elizabeth, to Abigail and Sarah Glover, to cousin Esban Wakeman and his sister Hannah, to cousin Thomas Richards, to Samuel and Rebecca Bristow the children of Henry Bristow, and to John Jackson. An inventory was taken December 29, 1663 values at 171:11:04 pounds[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Jacobus, Donald Lines (compiler). Families of Ancient New Haven, Vol I-VIII. and Index Vol IX New Haven: 1931. Reprint, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1974, 1981, 1997. Originally published as New Haven Genealogical Magazine, Volumes I-VIII. Rome, NY and New Haven, CT 1922-1932.
  2. "Early Probate records of New Haven" New England Historical and Gen. Register 81:123

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