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Subject: Re: Sears Mayo
Date: Monday, June 12, 2006
The information on the Sears website exists ;however, Rebecca Mayo: BIRTH: b 2 DEC 1710 The Mayflower Descendant vol 5, page 203.
CHRISTENING: The Mayflower Descendant vol 5,page 20; NOTE: Baptized with her four younger siblings at Brewster Church, Harwick.
MARRIAGE: The Mayflower Descendant vol 13, page 69.
MARRIAGE-SPOUSE: Harwich and Chatham, Mass. Genealogical, by Vernon R. Nickerson Ed. P 76. Sutro Library, San Francisco, CA F74 H42 N5.
Rebecca Mayo 5 ( Theophilus Mayo4, Thomas3, Nathaniel2, Rev. John1 ): was born Dec. 2, 1710, d/o Theophilus Mayo4 and Rebecca Smith. I don't have a date or place of death for her,but she married Joshua Sears in Eastham on Feb. 10, 1731/32 and Joseph Doane married them. Joshua Sears died Sept. 27, 1753 at age 44 yrs. in Middletown, CT. Their children were: Rebecca, Elkanah, Joshua, Elizabeth, Paul, Simeon, Willard, Hannah, Theophilus, and Benjamin Sears. This family also found their way to CT. They went from Harwich, MA. to Middletown, Ct.
Rebecca Sears was the daughter of Theophilus5 Mayo as he referred to her as "Rebecca Sears" in his 1758 will Barnstable Co. PR 13:10-12
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