Mary Sumner

2 May 1698–12 June 1759 (Age 61)
Milton, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary

When Mary Sumner was born on 2 May 1698, in Milton, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, William Sumner, was 25 and her mother, Esther Puffer, was 28. She married Capt. Ephraim Tucker on 22 October 1719, in Milton, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 12 June 1759, in Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 61, and was buried in South Cemetery, Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Capt. Ephraim Tucker
1689–1774
Mary Sumner
1698–1759
Marriage: 22 October 1719
Esther Tucker
1720–1764
Abigail Tucker
1733–
Ephraim Tucker
1722–1806
Mary Tucker
1724–1808
Hanna Tucker
1726–1797
Miriam Tucker
1728–
Catherine Tucker
1731–1793
Capt. Stephen Tucker
1732–1808
John Pitcher Tucker
1733–1804
Abijah Tucker
1735–1792
Daniel Tucker
1737–1737
Lydia Tucker
1739–1740
Jedediah Tucker
1740–1829
Gershom Tucker
1744–1769

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 October 1719
Milton, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

(14)

    Female1720–1764Female

    Ephraim Tucker

    Male1722–1806Male

    Female1724–1808Female

    Female1726–1797Female

    Miriam Tucker

    Female1728–Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a summoner, an official who was responsible for ensuring the appearance of witnesses in court, Middle English sumner, sumnor.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Sumner, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Mary Summer, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Mary Tucker, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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