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Oliver Abener Purchase

“History remembers only the celebrated, genealogy remembers them all.” Laurence Overmire

Oliver is my 12 great grandfather reaching back from my grandfather Gray.

Oliver Abner Purchase was born in 1552, at Dorchester, Dorset, England,  to Oliver Abner Purchase and Mary Purchase (born Perkins).
Oliver was born in 1522, in Dorchester, Dorset, England.
Mary was born in 1528, in Dorchester, Dorset, England, United Kingdom.
Oliver was baptized in 1602, at Connecticut.
Oliver married Thomazine Purchase (born Harris) on  1577, at age 25.
Thomazine Purchase was born in 1556, in Dorchester, Dorset, England.
They had 11 children: Aquilla Purchase, Thomas Purchase and 9 others.
Oliver passed away of c in 1633, at age 81.
He was buried in 1633.
Thomazine died in 1633 too, she was 77. She may have died of smallpox. There was an epidemic of that raged through Dorchester, Massachusetts at that time.

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