Southern Anthology

Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Family: Benjamin Ruggles / Mercy Woodbridge (F8018)

m. 19 Nov 1696


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  • Father | Male
    Benjamin Ruggles

    Born  11 Aug 1676   
    Died  7 Sep 1708   
    Buried     
    Married  19 Nov 1696  [1]   
    Father   
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Mercy Woodbridge

    Born  27 Sep 1672  Clinton, Middlesex, Connecticut  Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Jun 1707  Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Simsbury Cemetery, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  John Woodbridge, VII | F8007 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Abigail Leete | F8007 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Mercy Ruggles

    Born  6 Nov 1697  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Nov 1761  Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Simsbury Cemetery, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Male
    Benjamin Ruggles

    Born  22 Aug 1699  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1782   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Male
    Joseph Ruggles

    Born  30 Jan 1701  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1791  Brookfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Ruth Ruggles

    Born  29 Jan 1703  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Aug 1752  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Old Center Cemetery, Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Female
    Apphia Ruggles

    Born  19 Nov 1705  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  11 Sep 1756  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Old Center Cemetery, Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Female
    Tryphena Ruggles

    Born  22 Jun 1707  Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  10 Jan 1749  South Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    South Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [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), 19.