Ruhamah/3 Locke

F, #9191, (18 April 1705 - after 1740)
Father*James/2 Locke1 b. 14 Nov 1677, d. 11 Dec 1745
Mother*Sarah Cutter1 b. s 1680
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks
Descendants of Esther/3a Brooks
Descendants of Benjamin/4a Whittemore
Last Edited:24 Aug 2017

Children with Benjamin/4a Whittemore:

  • Joel/5a Whittemore6 b. 15 Aug 1728
  • Sarah/5a Whittemore7 b. 22 Nov 1730
  • Ruhamah/5a Whittemore5 b. 22 Apr 1733, d. 3 Jan 1739/40
  • Submit/5a Whittemore8 b. 30 Jun 1735
Ruhamah/3 Locke, born 18 Apr 1705 at Woburn, Massachusetts1, there married, 15 Jun 1726, Benjamin/4a Whittemore Jr., son of Lt. Benjamin/3 Whittemore and Esther/3a Brooks.2 They lived at Concord, where he died 22 Oct 1734, a. 38.3 Bond says she married (2), 1735, John Bond of Lexington.4 However, Concord records include the death of Ruhamah/5a Whittemore, 3 Jan 1739/40, daughter of Benjamin Whittemore and Ruhamah "his Relit Widow."5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S210] Edward P. Johnson, Woburn Records, 1:153, Ruhamah Locke b.
  2. [S210] Johnson, Woburn Records, 3:167, Ruhamah Locke/Benjamin Whittemore m.
  3. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 128, Benjamin Whittemore d.
  4. [S83] Henry Bond, Watertown Genealogies, 2:720.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 134, Ruhamah Whittemore b.; 144, d.
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 119, Joel Whittemore b.
  7. [S185] Concord BMD, 125, Sarah Whittemore b.
  8. [S185] Concord BMD, 138, Submitt Whittemore b.