Mehitabel Cheney

Female 1643 - 1694  (50 years)


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  • Born 1 Jun 1643  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened 4 Jun 1643  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Her baptism was recorded as 4 (4) 1643.
    Married say 1662  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Thomas Wight, the son of Thomas and Alice Wight. He was born in Isle of Wight, England. He was accepted as a townsman in Medfield in 1658. He died in 1690 in Medfield, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Mehitabel Wight (1663-____)
    2. Thomas Wight (1665-____)
    3. Marie Wight (1667-1705)
    4. Eleazer Wight (1669-1747)
    5. Joshua Wight (1681-1762) 
    Will 30 Apr 1667  Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    She is mentioned in her father's will. 
    History 1676  [4
    Their home was burnt by the Indians. 
    Died 1693/94  Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Person ID I19559 
    Last Modified 19 May 2019 

    Father William Cheney,   c. 5 Feb 1598/99, Benington, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1667, Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Margaret Cule,   b. Before 1612, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1686, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married Abt 1626  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F159  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jun 1643 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 4 Jun 1643 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - She is mentioned in her father's will. - 30 Apr 1667 - Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1693/94 - Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S72] Pope, Charles Henry. The Pioneers of Massachusetts , (Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1900).

    2. [S467] Pope, Charles H. The Cheney Genealogy, (Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1897).

    3. [S1061] Lawson, Stephen M. Ancestry of Stephen Lawson - Hastings-Cheney, (Online http://sml.simplenet.com/smlawson/hastings.htm. Printout dated 12 March 1998).

    4. [S82] Tilden, William S. History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 , (Boston: George H. Ellis, Printers, 1887).

    5. [S1060] Trask, William B. "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills on Record and on the Files in the County of Suffolk, Mass." , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XVI, 1862).



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