Mercy Veazie

20 January 1669–8 August 1741 (Age 72)
Braintree, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life 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 43. She married John Ruggles on 24 April 1690. They were the parents of at least 4 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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Family Time Line

John Ruggles
1663–1718
Mercy Veazie
1669–1741
Marriage: 24 April 1690
Hannah Ruggles
1691–1777
Mary Ruggles
1692–1723
John Ruggles
1696–1779
Rebecca Ruggles
1699–1699
Samuel Ruggles
1700–
Benjamin Ruggle
1706–
Josiah Ruggles
1714–1761

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 April 1690
children

(7)

    Hannah Ruggles

    Female1691–1777Female

    Mary Ruggles

    Female1692–1723Female

    Male1696–1779Male

    Rebecca Ruggles

    Female1699–1699Female

    Samuel Ruggles

    Male1700–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

Name Meaning

English: variant of Veazey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mercy Veasy, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Mary Veazie Ruggles, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mercy in entry for Mary Rugles, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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