Elizabeth Holmes

18 September 1666–2 April 1717 (Age 50)
Marshfield, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Holmes was born on 18 September 1666, in Marshfield, Plymouth Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Abraham Holmes, was 26 and her mother, Elizabeth Arnold, was 24. She married Thomas Bourne on 23 November 1702, in Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. She died on 2 April 1717, in Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 50.

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Thomas Bourne
1647–1704
Elizabeth Holmes
1666–1717
Marriage: 23 November 1702

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 November 1702
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

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Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly central and northern England): variant of Holme .2 Scottish: probably a habitational name from Holmes near Dundonald, or from a place so called in the barony of Inchestuir.3 Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thomáis, Mac Thómais ( see McComb ). In part of western Ireland, Holmes is a variant of Cavish (from Gaelic Mac Thámhais, another patronymic from Thomas ).

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

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  • Elizabeth in entry for Josiah Bourn, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Elizabeth in entry for Jedediah Bourn, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • New England, The Great Migration and The Great Migration Begins, 1620-1635 for Elizabeth Holmes

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