Hanah Hatch

1724–1765 (Age 40)
Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Hanah

When Hanah Hatch was born on 29 March 1724, in Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Ezekiel Hatch, was 28 and her mother, Ruth Church, was 22. She married James Willkes on 23 September 1748, in Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She died after 1765, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

Hanah Hatch
1724–1765
James Willkes
1720–1798
Marriage: 23 September 1748
Alden Wilkey
1749–
Cornell Wilkes
1762–
Sarah Wilkes
1764–
Ruth
1751–
Dorcas
1753–
James Wilkes
1756–
Phebe Wilkey
1758–1816
Hannah Wilkey
1760–1842

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 September 1748
Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
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Parents & Siblings

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Name Meaning

English (mainly Hampshire and Berkshire): topographic name from Middle English hacche ‘gate’, Old English hæcc ( see Hatcher ). In some cases the surname is habitational, from one of the many places named with this word. This name has been in Ireland since the 17th century, associated with County Meath and the nearby part of Louth.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol 1 and 2
  • Hannah Hatch, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Hannah in entry for James Wilkey, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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