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Mehitable (Wing) Pendergast (abt. 1739 - abt. 1812)

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Mehitable Pendergast formerly Wing
Born about in Monroe, Rochester, New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1755 in Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusettsmap
[children unknown]
Died about in Wareham, Rochester, Nymap
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Profile last modified 9 Nov 2019 | Created 1 Oct 2014
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Mehitable was a Friend (Quaker)

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Biography

Mehitable was born about 1739. Mehitable was the child of Jedediah Wing and Elizabeth Bowerman Gifford. Mehitable passed away about 1812.

Birth and Siblings

Children of Jedidiah & Elizabeth Wing:
  • Abigail Wing b. 14 of 7m, 1735
  • Matthew Wing b. 8 of 2m, 1737; d. 8 of 6m, 1756
  • Mehetable Wing b. 27 of 1m, 1739
  • Elihu Wing b. 31 of 6m, 1741
  • Gershom Wing b. 2 of 12m, 1744/5
  • Deborah Wing b. 6 of 12m, 1746/7
  • Elisha Wing b. 16 of 2m, 1748
  • Prince Wing b. 24 of 3m, 1753
  • Elizabeth Wing b. 16 of 4m, 1755
  • Dorcas Wing b. 4 of 9m, 1757
Source: [Quaker Births From Oblong Monthly Meeting], Dutchess County, New York, LDS Film # 873511, Records of Josephine Frost, Transcribed by Debbie Axtman, Pages 25 - 28

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Notes

  • Quaker Calendar - There has been much confusion over the dates in Quaker records. Friends used numbered months and days rather than what they considered pagan names for them (i.e. "Thursday" coming from "Thor's Day"). Thus, when the secular calendar was changed in 1752, making January the first month instead of March, Friends began calling January "First Month".

Acknowledgements

First-hand information as remembered by Jan Ibarra, Tuesday, September 30, 2014.



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posted by Nan (Lambert) Starjak

Mehitable is 17 degrees from Peter Roberts, 12 degrees from Emma Smith and 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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