William Lawes
(1620-Bef 1668)

 

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Mary Cheney

William Lawes

  • Born: 1620, Rowley, England
  • Marriage: Mary Cheney on 3 Sep 1645 in Rowley, Massachusetts 664
  • Died: Bef 30 Mar 1668, Rowley, Massachusetts 663
  • Buried: 30 Mar 1668, Rowley, Massachusetts 662

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 662
William Law did not come with the frist company to Rowley, Massachusetts. He prchased a half two acre lot of John Newmarch in 1645. On 3 Jul 1645, he married Mary. As his second wife, he married 2 May 1666, Faith Parrat, widow of John Smith and sister of Francis Parrat. William was buried 30 Mar 1668. "The Aged Widow Faith Law" died 30 Mar 1705. Faith's will was dated 14 Dec 1699 and proved 7 May 1705.

Children of William and Mary:
• Rebecca, b. 9 Jul 1646; bur. 9 Jun 1652
• John, b. 20 Feb 1650; bur. 29 Nov 1653
• Rebecca, b. 1 Apr 1655; m. 2 Mar 1676/67, Joseph Jewett
• Mary, b. 15 Aug 1657; m. 4 Apr 1678, Samuel Platts
• John, b. 1 Mar 1659/60; bur. 23 May 1661
• Priscilla, b. 18 Sep 1662

Child of William and Faith:
• Aquilla, b. 26 Jul 1667; bur. 15 Apr 1669
~ Early settlers of Rowley, Massachusetts, pg. 142-143


William married Mary Cheney, daughter of John Cheney and Martha, on 3 Sep 1645 in Rowley, Massachusetts.664 (Mary Cheney was born in 1627 in England or Scotland 664 and died on 30 Mar 1668 in Rowley, Massachusetts 664.)


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