Name: Rebecca Garfield
Birth: 10 MAR 1641 in Watertown, Middlesex Co, MA 1 2
Death: 16 MAR 1684 in Watertown, Middlesex Co, MA 1
dau of Edward and Rebecca
EDWARD, Watertown, son of Edward. b. in England. freeman 6 May 1635, by wi fe Rebecca had Samuel; Joseph, b. 11 Sept. 1637; Rebecca, 10 or 18 Mar. 16 41; Benjamin, 1643; and
Abigail, 29 June 1646, who m. John Parkhurst, and d. bef. her father. H is wife Rebecca d. 16 Apr. 1661, aged 55, and he m. 1 Sept. 1661, Joan, wi dow of Thomas Buckminster of Muddy river, now Brookline. His will of 10 De c. 1668, pro. 11 July 1672, four weeks after his d. makes Benjamin, bef. m ent. his excor. names, also, Samuel, "m. many yrs. ago,"
and two other sons, two daus. Mixer and Garfield, beside gr. childr. Sar ah Parkhurst, and Sarah and Ephraim Garfield. Rebecca became 10 Jan. 166 1, 2d wife of lsaac Mixer. It seems to me, that Dr. Bond has confused t he father and son making each d. on the same day, and the age of the eld er forbidding the likelihood of his being father of the child.
(Savage vol 2, page 231-232)
Isaac Mixer b: 1630 in Capel Saint Mary, Suffolk, England
10 JAN 1661
in Watertown, Middlesex Co, MA 1 3 2
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