Mary Shurtleff

23 April 1709–
Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary

When Mary Shurtleff was born on 23 April 1709, in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Abiel Shurtleff, was 42 and her mother, Lydia Barnes, was 34. She married Benjamin Brown on 24 March 1735, in Canterbury, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Brown
1713–1773
Mary Shurtleff
1709–
Marriage: 24 March 1735
John Brown
1730–
Garret Brown
1731–
Lydia Brown
1731–
Enoch Brown
1733–
Mary Brown
1733–
Phoebe Brown
1735–
George Brown
1735–
Jane Brown
1736–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1735
Canterbury, New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

Name Meaning

English: variant of Shircliff .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Brown in entry for Phebe Brown, "Connecticut, Church Records, 1660-1955"
  • Mary Shirtley, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Mary Shirtley in entry for Benjamin Brown, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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