(1658 - 1740)
Elizabeth Jenckes was born in 1658 in Lynn, Massachusetts. She married Samuel Tefft in Kingstown or Westerley RI. Her brother was governor of Rhode Island, She and Samuel had a family and owned land. Elizabeth was executor on her husband's will. She inherited dwelling house, barn, orchards and more. Elizabeth lived 15 years as a widow her burial place is unknown.
|Birth||1658||Lynn, British America|
|Marriage||Abt, 1677||Samuel Tefft|
|Civil||December 20, 1725||South Kingstown, British America|
|Death||1740||South Kingstown, British America|
CivilExec. wife Elizabeth. To wife Elizabeth, dwelling house, barn, orchards, etc., and north half of homestead for life,
1. AmericanAncestors.org. New England marriages to 1700 database, Boston, NEHGS, 2008., Volume 3 page 1496.
2. Find A Grave online indexed database, https://www.findagrave.com, Unknown Memorial 103315874.