Mary Wood Platt

1674–1771 (Age 97)
Huntington, Suffolk, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary Wood

When Mary Wood Platt was born on 26 October 1674, in Huntington, Suffolk, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Captain Isaac I Platt Of Ware, was 41 and her mother, Elizabeth Wood Of Halifax, was 29. She had at least 6 sons and 5 daughters with John Good Clevenger. She died on 30 November 1771, in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 97, and was buried in Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Mary Wood Platt
John Good Clevenger
Mary Clevenger
Mary Hankins
Samuel Edmond Clevenger
Hannah Clevenger
Catherine Clevenger
George Clevenger
Abraham Clevenger
John Clevenger
Thomas Clevenger
Margaret Clevenger
William Clevenger

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Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Platt or Platt Bridge in Lancashire, named in Middle English with Old French plat ‘flat’, ‘thin’ ( see Platte ), in the dialect sense ‘plank bridge’.2 English: topographic name from Middle English plat ‘plot of land’, ‘piece of ground’ (Old English plætt).3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German platt ‘flat’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Clevenger in entry for Thomas Asson and Margaret Clevenger, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Mary Clevinger in entry for Thomas Afson and Margaret Clevenger, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Mary Clevenger (born unknown), 'Geni World Family Tree' on MyHeritage

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