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Margaret (Wood) Manchester (abt. 1625 - 1693)

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Margaret Manchester formerly Wood
Born about in Englandmap [uncertain]
Wife of — married 22 Mar 1650 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Islandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Islandmap
Profile last modified 22 Sep 2019 | Created 19 Mar 2011
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Research Note

Profile did have England or Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island as the birth Location. This needs confirming if the England choice is correct as I have changed it to. If the Rhode Island location is correct please adjust it to suit the source. Thank You Kellett-33 01:26, 18 January 2018 (EST)

Biography

Margaret Wood was probably born 1620-1625, possibly in England. She married by 22 March 1649/50. [1]

Margaret Wood's father was John WOOD "the Mariner" He was probably born about 1590-1600 in England and died Mar 1655 Portsmouth, RI. John Wood's 1st marriage was NOT on 28 Jan 1610/11 at St Savior’s in Southwark Eng. to Margaret CARTER. His 2nd marriage was to Elizabeth (UNKNOWN)

Children of John Wood the Mariner and Margaret:

i ? Frederick WOOD (If he existed, he was not alive in 1655) he may have died in the 1643 Maspeth Massacre.
ii George WOOD born about 1614-18, died 1664
iii John WOOD Jr. born 1620 died 26 Aug 1704 "age 84"
iv Thomas WOOD Col. (King Phillip’s War British Service 1675-1676), born 1638, died 1703/4
v William WOOD born about 1634 [2] p. 41 died 1695/6
vi Margaret WOOD born Unknown died 1693 married about 1649 to Thomas MANCHESTER
vii Manchester WOOD born unknown married 1655 to Samuel JENNINGS,
viii Susannah WOOD born about 1622 married about 1647 to Samuel JENNEY

Children of John WOOD and 2nd wife Elizabeth (Possibly HALL)

ix Susannah WOOD born about 1647 died 1684
x Elizabeth WOOD married about 1672 [2] p. 16 to Isaac DOTY

JOHN WOOD OF PORTSMOUTH And Some Clarifications About This Line "Ancestry of John Wood "Mariner" By Larry Crandall-Wood [1]

Original Source Records

24 Jan 1655

Thomas Wood, bought 12 acres of land in Portsmouth of Thomas and Margaret Manchester, his brother-in-law and sister.

SOURCE: Bertha Clark, John Wood of Rhode Island, and his early descendants on the mainland, (Illinois, 1966), p. 33 (referencing) Austin Gen . Dict. of R.I.

7 May 1655

"The Councell of' the town of Portsmouth being met according to the law of the Collonie for the legall disposing of the estate of John Wood deceast to those to whome it belongs…”

“… Richard Bordin, John Roome, John Brigs and Philip Shearman being of the Town Councell doe disose of the aforenamed estate as followeth: namely unto John Wood that land that is in his present possession paying unto his Sister Manchester eight poundes fower pounds presently and fower pounds at the 29th day of September next after the date hereof,…”

An important addition to the settlement described above, and slightly predating it, was discovered by G. Andrews Moriarty, Esq., in the office of the town clerk of Portsmouth. It reads:

"April 1655 Being requested by the widow of John Woode of Portsmouth and the sd Woodes children, John Woods, Thomas and William, to take an Inventory of his goods, the sons before named choose their mother, the late wife of their father John Wood,, as administratrix. She hath given unto his daughter Manchester a ‘ewe gotte’ and to his son-in-law Samuel Jennings an ‘ewe kid’. John is to have land in his possession Thomas is to have the 40 acres next Robert Spinkes land, William is to have the lands and house. John, Thomas, and William are each to give their sister Manchester a ‘ewe goote’. "

SOURCES: Bertha Clark, John Wood of Rhode Island, and his early descendants on the mainland, (Illinois, 1966), p. 9-11 (referencing) PORTSMOUTH EARLY RECORDS; pp300-301, 2 Bos. Trans., 22 Nov 1932 & & & REG. 69:188-189

Name

Name: Margaret Wood[2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10]

Birth

Birth Date: 1635
Place: Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island. [11][12][13]

Death

Death Date: 1693
Place: Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island.[14][15][16][17][18]

Marriage

Husband: Thomas Manchester
Wife: Margaret Wood
Child: Job Manchester
Marriage Date: 1650
Place: Newport, Newport, Rhode Island.[19][20][21]

Parents

Husband: John Atwood
Mother : Sarah Masterson
Child: Margaret Wood
Marriage Date: 1642[22][23]
Marriage Date: 1645
Place: [24][25][26][27]

Source

  1. Manchester Family of RI published 1947-8 in New England Hist & Gen Register, Vol 101, 102.
  2. Source: #S1570 Page: Source number: 1791.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: TDM
  3. Source: #S99 Page: Birth year: 1634; Birth city: Portsmouth; Birth state: RI
  4. Source: #S1569 Page: Volume: 4634 External File: @M1580@
  5. Source: #S98
  6. Source: #S1574
  7. Source: #S328 External File: @M1581@
  8. Source: #S1573 External File: @M1582@
  9. Source: #S1571 Page: Volume: 24 External File: @M1566@
  10. Source: #S1575 Page: Place: New Haven, Connecticut;
  11. Source: #S98
  12. Source: #S1570 Page: Source number: 1791.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: TDM
  13. Source: #S99 Page: Birth year: 1634; Birth city: Portsmouth; Birth state: RI
  14. Source: #S98
  15. Source: #S1574
  16. Source: #S328 External File: @M1581@
  17. Source: #S1573 External File: @M1582@
  18. Source: #S99 Page: Birth year: 1634; Birth city: Portsmouth; Birth state: RI
  19. Source: #S1570 Page: Source number: 1791.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: TDM
  20. Source: #S99 Page: Birth year: 1634; Birth city: Portsmouth; Birth state: RI
  21. Source: #S1570 Page: Source number: 1791.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: TDM
  22. Source: #S100 Page: Source number: 25.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: CAC
  23. Source: #S100 Page: Source number: 25.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: CAC
  24. Source: #S1734 External File: @M1772@
  25. Source: #S1734 External File: @M1772@
  26. Source: #S328 External File: @M1773@
  27. Source: #S328 External File: @M1773@
  • Margaret Wood Manchester (Unknown-1693) on Find A Grave: Memorial #64390218 Retrieved 18 January 2018.
  • Source: S1569 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011; NOTE Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
  • Source: S1570 Author: Yates Publishing Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;
  • Source: S1571 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011; NOTE Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
  • Source: S1573 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011; NOTE Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970
  • Source: S1574 Author: Edmund West, comp. Title: Family Data Collection - Deaths Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2001;
  • Source: S1575 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010; NOTE Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s
  • Source: S328 Author: Ancestry.com Title: U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S98 Author: Heritage Consulting Title: Millennium File Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2003; Repository: #R1
  • Source: S99 Author: Edmund West, comp. Title: Family Data Collection - Individual Records Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2000; Repository: #R1

Acknowledgements

Wood-16217 was created by Carolyn Lynett through the import of McCracken:Tabor Tree.ged on Dec 18, 2015.

This person was created on 19 March 2011 through the import of KRH Family Tree_2010-12-30.ged.

WikiTree profile Wood-4706 created through the import of tree1.ged on Nov 3, 2011 by Kim Baltz. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Kim and others.

WikiTree profile Wood-3248 created through the import of Travis Family Tree.ged on Jun 22, 2011 by Roger Travis. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Roger and others.

Margaret Wood ... Entered by Lynn Albernaz, Saturday, August 24, 2013. Thank you to Lynn Albernaz for creating Wood-8567 on 24 Aug 13. Click the Changes tab for the details on contributions by Lynn and others.



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On 28 Mar 2016 at 14:01 GMT David Mason wrote:

John Atwood & Sarah cannot be parents to Margaret based on their ages/births & marriage

Margaret is 11 degrees from T S Eliot, 14 degrees from Walter Howe and 11 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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