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Mercy COBB

Female 1705 - Yes, date unknown


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  • Name Mercy COBB  [1
    Born 01 Jan 1705  Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Person ID P73870  Doty Family in America
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2021 

    Father Ebenezer COBB,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mercy HOLMES,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F25365  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Samuel DOTEN,   b. 31 Jan 1682, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1740, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1727  Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Samuel DOTEN,   b. 15 Aug 1729, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [natural]
     2. Child DOTEN,   b. 09 Feb 1732, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1732  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     3. Mary/Mercy/Marcy DOTEN,   b. 14 Jan 1733, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1812, Freeport, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     4. Mercy DOTY,   b. 14 Jan 1733  [natural]
     5. Hannah DOTEN,   b. 08 Mar 1735, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [natural]
     6. Sarah DOTEN,   b. 05 Aug 1736, Plymouth, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F22848  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • She married, second, Cornelius Holmes, 7 Jun 1743, in Plymouth (MD 5:56). 1707. He sells to his brother Isaac Doty his share of land received from his father. 1709, May 9. Samuel Doty, son of John, was granted a building lot of fifty feet front and sixty feet back (or deep). 1711-2, Jan. 15. It was voted that "Samuel Doty shall have liberty for three years longer from this date to build on ye lot of land that hath been formerly granted him by the Towne on consideration of the great loss he hath lately sustained at Sea". 1717. Samuel Doty of Plymouth, mariner, sells a house there to Manasseh Kempton. Felt's "Annals of Salem, Mass." Dec. 8, 1726: Committee app'd to consider the petition of Samuel Doty and crew of the Sloop "Trial" showing that in August last he was taken in the harbor of Malagash, to Eastward of Cape Sables, by one John Baptist and others, a piratical crew; that some time after the petitioners rose upon them, subdued them, and brought eight of them to Boston, where they have been convicted and five of them suffered death. 1733. Samuel Doty, mariner, buys a house lot at Plymouth, and the house built here was occupied by his son Samuel Doten, and his grandson Samuel Doten till they sold by the latter upon his removal to Maine. It was on Main street, opposite Memorial Hall. On 20 May 1740 Silas West was appointed adm. of estate of Samuel Doty, mariner. b. Plymouth, MA - (Doty)

  • Sources 
    1. [S611520297] Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).

    2. [S611500160] Mayflower Descendant, 2:19.

    3. [S611500160] Mayflower Descendant, 14:72.