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Brigham Young

Ancestry of
Brigham Young

2nd President of the Mormon Church


    Mercy -----

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    • 4th Great-grandmother of Brigham Young — 7th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 121 
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    • Death Date:
    • 22 Dec 1693 
    • Death Location:
    • Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • BEF 1641 
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    • Children:

    • Mary Brigham

      Hannah Brigham

      Samuel Brigham (Ahnentafel No:60 )

    • Notes: 
    • Some sources list Mercy's maiden name as Hurd, but others disagree. Hunt is another possibility.

  • Additional marriages for Mercy -----


    • Spouse:
    • Edmund Rice
    • Marriage Date:
    • 1 Mar 1655/1656
    • Marriage Location:
    • Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts

    • Spouse:
    • William Hunt
    • Marriage Date:
    • AFT 3 May 1663
    • Marriage Location:
    • prob. Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts

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  • Sources for Mercy -----

    • 5 Davis, Horace, Ancestry of John Davis, Governor and U. S. Senator and Eliza Bancroft His Wife, Both of Worcester, Massachusetts, San Francisco, California: n. p. (1897), 11.
    • 6 Martyn, Charles, The William Ward Genealogy: The History of the Descendants of William Ward of Sudbury, Mass., 1638-1925, New York: Artemas Ward (1925), 69, 73.
    • 7 Wyman, T.B., Jr., Genealogy of the Name and Family of Hunt: Early Established in America from Europe . . ., Boston: John Wilson and Son (1862-3), 89-91.