Mary Pitt

1670–27 November 1717 (Age 47)
Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary

When Mary Pitt was born in 1670, in Isle of Wight, Isle of Wight, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Lt.Col. John Pitt, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Moone, was 35. She married John Drewry about 1694, in Charles Church of Charles Parish, York, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 27 November 1717, in Charles Church of Charles Parish, York, Virginia, British Colonial America, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

John Drewry
1673–1727
Mary Pitt
1670–1717
Marriage: about 1694
John Drewry
1695–1751
Lydia Drury
1710–
Martha Drewery
1698–1738
Thomas Drewry
1698–1764
Mary Drewry
1700–1732
Elizabeth Drewry
1703–
Sarah Drewry
1705–
Catherine Drewry
1709–
Matthew Drewry
1742–
Mary Drewry
1747–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1694
Charles Church of Charles Parish, York, Virginia, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Mary Pitt

    Female1653–Female

    John Pitt II

    Male1654–1734Male

    Prudence Pitt

    Female1655–1730Female

    Male1658–1711Male

    Female1660–1710Female

+7 More Children

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English pytte, pitte ‘pit’, ‘hollow’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a pit or hollow, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Pitt in Hampshire.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary in entry for Catherine Drewry, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"
  • Mary in entry for Matthew Drewry, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"
  • Mary in entry for John Drewry, "Virginia Births and Christenings, 1584-1917"

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