Dorothy Hoar

22 February 1714–31 May 1763 (Age 49)
Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Dorothy

When Dorothy Hoar was born on 22 February 1714, in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, John Hoar, was 35 and her mother, Ruth Clapp, was 31. She married Hezekiah Stratton about 1737, in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 31 May 1763, in Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in South Burying Place, Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hezekiah Stratton
1714–1768
Dorothy Hoar
1714–1763
Marriage: about 1737
Dorothy Stratton
1738–
Josiah Stratton
1741–1810
Daniel Stratton
1743–1832
Hezekiah Stratton
1746–1834
Mary Molly Stratton
1747–1834
Rebecca Stratton
1750–1832
Betsey Stratton
1752–
Jane Stratton
1754–1830
Sarah Stratton
1756–
Nehemiah Stratton
1759–1843

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1737
Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

English:1. nickname for an old man or someone with prematurely gray hair, from Middle English hore, Old English hār ‘gray’. 2. topographic name for someone who lived by a slope or shore, Old English ōra, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, as for example Oare in Kent, Berkshire, and Wiltshire.

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

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  • Dorothy Hoar, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Dorothy Hoar, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Dorothy Hoar, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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