Mindwell Sheldon

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Mindwell Sheldon, daughter of Isaac Sheldon and Mary Woodford, was born at Northampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, 24 February 1665/66.1 She died at Durham, Connecticut, 8 April 1735.1

Mindwell married (1) John Pomeroy, son of Deacon Medad Pomeroy and Experience Woodward, at Northampton, 30 April 1684;1,2 she married (2) John Lyman, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Northampton, 19 April 1687.3

Family 1

John Pomeroy b. 24 Aug 1662, d. 25 Jun 1686
Children

Family 2

John Lyman b. 1660, d. 8 Nov 1740
Children
  • Mindwell Lyman4 b. 30 Aug 1688
  • Dorcas Lyman4 b. 1690
  • Hannah Lyman4 b. 2 Apr 1692
  • John Lyman4 b. 12 Oct 1693
  • Esther Lyman4 b. 15 Feb 1698
  • Gideon Lyman4 b. 19 Mar 1700
  • Elizabeth Lyman4 b. 8 Dec 1702
  • Phineas Lyman4 b. May 1706
  • Elias Lyman4 b. 15 May 1710, d. 17 Apr 1790
  • Gad Lyman4 b. 13 Feb 1713, d. 24 Oct 1791

Citations

  1. [S16] Mary L. Holman, Ancestry of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and His Wife Francis Helen Miller (Concord, New Hampshire: Rumsford Press, 1948), 392-399, further cited as Holman, Stevens-Miller Genealogy.
  2. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 1208, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).
  3. [S16] Holman, Stevens-Miller Genealogy, 399.
  4. [S767] Clara Pierce Olson Overbo, Ancestors and Descendants of Clark Proctor Nichols and Sarah (Sally) Stoughton in England and America 1620-2001 (Decorah, Iowa: Anundsen Publishing, 2002), 185, further cited as Overbo, Nichols.