Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Family: Rev. Benjamin Woodbridge / Mary Ward (F8005)

m. 3 Jun 1672


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  • Rev. Benjamin WoodbridgeFather | Male
    Rev. Benjamin Woodbridge

    Born  1645  Andover, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  15 Jan 1710  Medford, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  3 Jun 1672  [1, 2, 3]   
    Other Spouse  Deborah Cushing | F8013 
    Married  31 Aug 1686   
    Father  John Woodbridge, VI | F8001 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Mercy Dudley | F8001 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Mary Ward

    Born  24 Jun 1649  Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Oct 1685  Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Congregational Churchyard, Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Ward | F8023 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Alice Edmunds | F8023 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Elizabeth Woodbridge

    Born  30 Apr 1673  Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 Dec 1729  Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  John Clarke | F8021 
    Married  19 Jun 1694   
    Spouse  John Odlin | F8022 
    Married     

    Child 2 | Male
    Dudley Woodbridge

    Born  7 Sep 1677   
    Died  11 Feb 1720   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    Benjamin Woodbridge

    Born  12 Oct 1680   
    Died  ca. 1738   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Male
    Samuel Woodbridge

    Born  1683   
    Died  9 Jun 1746  East Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     

  • Sources 
    1. [S324] U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700 [database on-line] [Original data: Torry, Clarence A. New England Marriages Prior to 1700. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2012), 836.

    2. [S657] The Woodbridge record: being an account of the descendants of the Rev. John Woodbridge, of Newbury, Mass, Louis Mitchell, (New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, 1883), 12.

    3. [S656] Ancestral Records and Portraits: A Complication of the Archives of Chapter I., The Colonial Grand Dames of America, (Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1969), 1:268.