Dorcas Wilson

F, #83523, (say 1653 - 29 November 1714)
Father*John Wilson1,2 b. s 1625, d. 2 Jul 1687
Custom index:Baptists of Early Massachusetts & West Jersey
Last Edited:6 Aug 2017

Children with Aaron/2 Cleveland:

  • Dorcas/3 Cleveland7 b. 29 Oct 1676
  • Hannah/3 Cleveland8 b. 18 Nov 1678, d. 13 Jun 1679
  • Aaron/3 Cleveland9 b. 9 Jul 1680, d. circa 1 Dec 1755
  • Hannah/3 Cleveland8 b. 2 Jun 1687
  • Moses/3 Cleveland10 b. 24 Feb 1690
  • Sarah/3 Cleveland11 b. 5 Mar 1692
  • Miriam/3 Cleveland12 b. 9 Jul 1694
  • Isabel/3 Cleveland13 b. 6 Apr 1697, d. 8 Dec 1714
  • Benjamin/3 Cleveland14 b. 16 May 1701
Dorcas Wilson married, 26 Sep 1675 at Woburn, Massachusetts, Aaron/2 Cleveland, son of Moses/1 Cleveland and Ann/2 Winn.3 Her father, her husband and her father-in-law all belonged to the band of Baptists collected at Woburn who were prosecuted by the authorities that year.2 She died in her son Aaron's house at Cambridge, 29 Nov 17144, and is buried in Cambridge with her eldest grandson Aaron.5 Her husband died at Woburn 14 Sep 1716, a. 61.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:244, Russell footnote.
  2. [S522] Samuel Sewall, The History of Woburn, 2:648.
  3. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:55, Aaron Cleveland/Dorcas Wilson m.
  4. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:36, Dorcas Cleveland d.
  5. [S522] Samuel Sewall, Hist. Woburn, 2:600.
  6. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 2:36, Aaron Cleveland d.
  7. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Dorcas Cleveland b.
  8. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Hannah Cleveland b.
  9. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Aaron Cleveland b.
  10. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Moses Cleveland b.
  11. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Sarah Cleveland b.
  12. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Miriam Cleveland b.
  13. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Isabel Cleveland b.
  14. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:51, Benjamin Cleveland b.