Ruth Patridge Thatcher was born 1647 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts to George Partridge (1617-1695) and Sarah Tracy (1621-1708) and died 30 October 1717 Martha's Vineyard, West Tisbury, Dukes County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. She married Rhodolphus Thatcher (1647-1733) 1 January 1669 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.


Ruth Partridge, dau. of George Partridge and Sarah Tracy, b. circa 1645 at Duxbury, Massachusetts. She died of record at Lebanon, Connecticut. Oct. 30, 1717.

On Jan. 5, 1669/70 at Duxbury, Mass., Ruth m. Rhodolphus Thatcher (1647-1733), son of Rev. Thomas Thacher and Elizabeth Partridge of Weymouth, Massachusetts. He would later be the first known pastor of the Congregation Church of Chilmark on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Mass. They had nine children.


Offspring of Rev Rhodolphus Thatcher and Ruth Partridge (1645-1717)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Thomas Thatcher (1670-1730)
Elizabeth Thatcher (1672-1729) 1 March 1672 Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 8 May 1729 Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts Samuel Fuller (1676-1716) Samuel Fuller (1676-1716) Miles Standish (c1660-1728)
Ann Thatcher (1673-1673)
Ruth Thatcher (1675-1709)
Rodolphus Thatcher (1677-1754)
Lydia Thatcher (1679-1756)
Mary Thatcher (1682-1718)
Ann Thatcher (1684-1699)
Peter Thatcher (1686-1766)



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