Samuel Barrows (1673-1755) and Mercy Coombs (1675-1718)  

Last Updated 9/1/00

b. 1673 in Plymouth, Plymouth County, MA, the son of Robert and Ruth (BONUM) BARROWS
m. unknown, about 1699
d. 29 Dec 1755 in Middleborough, Plymouth Co., MA

b. 3 Jan 1674/75 in Middleborough, the daughter of Francis and Deborah (MORTON) COOMBS
d. 25 Mar 1718 in Middleborough

Samuel Barrows married second Joanna WOOD on 24 Feb 1718/19 in Rehoboth, MA.

Samuel and Mercy were Congregationalists, members of the First Church of Christ in Middleborough. He was a deacon there.

Children of Samuel and Mercy Barrows:

  1. Samuel Barrows; m. Susannah --?--.
  2. Ebenezer Barrows, b. 27 Jul 1702; d. Apr 1792 in Middleborough. He m. Sarah PRATT 29 Feb 1727/28 in Middleborough. They had children Mercy, Hannah, Sarah, Samuel, Mary, John, Deborah, and Ebenezer.
  3. Coombs Barrows, b. 15 Dec 1704; d. 30 Nov 1775 in Middleborough. He m. (1) Joanna SMITH 15 May 1729. They had child Ruth. He m. (2) Mary DWELLEY 29 May 1732. They had children Abner, Joanna, Rachel, Deborah, Thankfull, Joseph, and Mary.
  4. Robert Barrows, b. 17 May 1709.
  5. Francis Barrows, b. 17 Apr 1713; d. 27 Mar 1717/18.
  6. Silvanus Barrows, b. 17 May 1716; d. Dec 1802 in Windham, CT. He m. Ruth BLOSSOM 8 Jun 1738 in Barnstable, MA.  They had children Frances, Mehitable, Lydia, Ruth, and Anna.
Five-Generation Pedigree Chart
Offspring This Family Parents Grandparents Great-grandparents
Robert Barrows Samuel Barrows Robert Barrows John Barrows
Ann --?--
Ruth Bonum George Bonum
Sarah Morton George Morton
Juliana Carpenter
Mercy Coombs Francis Coombs John Coombs
Sarah Priest Degory Priest
Sarah Allerton
Deborah Morton John Morton George Morton
Juliana Carpenter
Lettice --?--


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