Judith Booth

13 March 1680–4 May 1757 (Age 77)
Scituate, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Judith

When Judith Booth was born on 13 March 1680, in Scituate, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America, her father, John Booth, was 46 and her mother, Elizabeth Granger, was 44. She married James Pierce on 24 January 1702, in Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. She died on 4 May 1757, in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 77.

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Isaac Pierce
Judith Booth
Marriage: 24 January 1702
Ebenezer Pierce
Elisha Peirce
Isaac Pierce Jr.
Judith Peirce
Abigail Elizabeth Pierce
Elkanah Pierce

Spouse and Children

24 January 1702
Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America


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Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived in a small hut or bothy, Middle English both(e), especially a cowman or shepherd. The word is of Scandinavian origin (compare Old Danish bōth, Old Norse būð) and was used to denote various kinds of temporary shelter, typically a cowshed or a herdsman's hut. In the British Isles the surname is still more common in northern England, where Scandinavian influence was more marked, and in Scotland, where the word was borrowed into Gaelic as both(an).

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

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  • Judith Booth in entry for James Pierce, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Judith Booth, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Judiffe Booth, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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