Thomas Staples

Thomas STAPLES (1674 – 1735 ) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather; one of 512 in this generation of the Shaw line through his daughter Susannah.  He was also Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather; one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miller line through his son Samuel.

Thomas Staples was born 19 Apr 1674 in Weymouth, Mass.  His parents were John STAPLES and Sarah ATKINS. He married Elizabeth GRIFFIN on 21 Apr 1694 in Haverhill, Mass.  After Elizabeth died, Thomas next married Mary Wakeman in 1706. Thomas died in 1735 in Haverhill, Mass.

Elizabeth Griffin was born 14 Oct 1667 in Bradford, Essex, Mass.  Her parents were John GRIFFIN and Lydia SHATSWELL. Elizabeth died in 1709 in Haverhill, Essex, Mass.

Mary Wakeman was born in 1675 in New Haven, CT.  Her parents were  Samuel Wakeman and Hannah Goodyear.  Mary died in Fairfield, Connecticut.

Children of  Thomas and Elizabeth:

Name Born Married Departed
1. Samuel STAPLES 24 Feb 1694 Bradford, Essex, Mass. Abigail PRINCE
4 Dec 1714 Haverhill, Mass.
2. Susannah STAPLES 9 Jan 1697/98 in Haverhill, Mass John BRADLEY Sr.
6 Sep 1724
21 Dec 1752
Haverhill, Mass
3. Mary Staples 21 Jun 1702
30 Oct 1725
Atkinson, Rockingham, NH



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6 Responses to Thomas Staples

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  6. Rob Bradley says:

    Elizabeth Griffin did not die in 1709. She died in 1737 and outlived her husband Thomas Staples by 2 years. Therefore Thomas Staples did not remarry either. I can send details if you wish.

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