Martha Jeffers - MART1

Title

Martha Jeffers - MART1

Description

Indian woman

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Location or Address

Southold

Source/s

307, Original Southold parish register accessed at Ancestry.com under the collection entitled, U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701–1970>New York>Southold>First Presbyterian Church>Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths>1749-1832>images 307/340 and 310/340.

Male or Female

Female

Misc. Date

December 23, 1764 (confession accepted). November 6, 1774 (confession not accepted). She appeared twice in the church register to make a public confession of fornication. Her first confession was accepted by the congregation. The second confession, ten years later, was not accepted.

Files

1764.CONF.Martha Jeffers.JPG
1774.CONF.Martha Jeffers.JPG

Collection

Citation

“Martha Jeffers - MART1,” Plain Sight Project, accessed May 25, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1701.