Mercy Veazie

Brief Life History of Mercy

When Mercy Veazie was born on 20 January 1669, in Braintree, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, William Veazie, was 53 and her mother, Eleanor Thompson, was 42. She married John Ruggles on 24 April 1690, in Braintree, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 8 August 1741, in Norfolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 72, and was buried in Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States.

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John Ruggles
Mercy Veazie
Marriage: 24 April 1690
Hannah Ruggles
Mary Ruggles
John Ruggles
Rebecca Ruggles
Samuel Ruggles
Samuel Ruggles III
Benjamin Ruggle
Josiah Ruggles

Sources (17)

  • Mercy Veasy, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Mary Veazie Ruggles, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mary Veary, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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Name Meaning

English: variant of Veazey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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