Margaret Cheney Hastings was born 26 November 1628 in England to William Cheney (1603-1667) and Margaret Cole (1604-1686) and died 29 September 1678 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. She married Thomas Hastings (c1605-1685) 4 April 1651 in Roxbury, Norfolk County, Massachusetts. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, England, France, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Hungary, Israel, the Netherlands, Ireland, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus, Switzerland, Canaan.
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Marriage & Family

  1. Watertown "about April 1651" Margaret Cheney, daughter of William Cheney (in his will dated 30 April 1667, "William Cheiney" included a bequest to "my three daughters, to wit, Ellin, Margret & Mehitobell," and named as executors "my two sons Thomas Cheiney & Thomas Hastings")

Offspring of Thomas Hastings and Margaret Cheney (1628-1678)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Thomas Hastings (1652-1712)
John Hastings (1654-1718) 4 March 1654 Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 28 March 1718 Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Abigail Hammond (1656-1718)

William Hastings (1655-1669)
Joseph Hastings (1657-1695) 11 September 1657 Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts 7 October 1695 Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Ruth Rice (1662-1683)
Martha Shepherd (1662-1694)

Benjamin Hastings (1659-1711)
Nathaniel Hastings (1661-1694)
Hephzibah Hastings (1663-1701)
Samuel Hastings (1665-1723)
Thomas Hastings (1671-)


Offspring of William Cheney and Margaret Cole (1604-1686)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Eleanor Cheney (1625-)
Thomas Cheney (1630-1695) 1630 Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts 4 March 1695 Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Jane Atkinson (1634-1724)

William Cheney (1636-)
John Cheney (1639-1639)
John Cheney (1640-1671)
Mehitable Cheney (1643-1693) 6 January 1643 Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts 1693 Medfield, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Thomas Wight (1633-1690)

Joseph Cheney (1647-1704) 6 June 1647 Roxbury, Suffolk County, Massachusetts 16 September 1704 Massachusetts Hannah Thurston (1650-1690)

Margaret Cheney (1628-1678) 26 November 1628 England 29 September 1678 Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Thomas Hastings (c1605-1685)



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