Mary Bearss1,2

b. 8 May 1741
Last Edited=30 Mar 2008
2nd cousin 9 times removed of Joseph Michael Flint
     Mary Bearss was born on 8 May 1741.1,2 She was the daughter of Josiah Bearss and Zerviah Newcomb.1

Mary Bearss married Gideon Beardsley on 28 April 1762 at New Fairfield, Connecticut.3,2

Children of Mary Bearss and Gideon Beardsley


  1. Bethuel Merrit Newcomb, Andrew Newcomb, 1618-1686, and his descendants, a revised edition of "Genealogical memoir" of the Newcomb family, published 1874 by John Bearse Newcomb (New Haven, Conn: Privatrly printed for the author by The Tuttle Morehouse & Taylor Co., 1923), 21; digital image, ( : accessed 16 Mar 2008).
  2. Ellen Mayo, Our Family Ancestors ( : accessed 24 Feb 2008), "Gideon Beardsley / Mary Bearss."
  3. Barbara Anderson, compiler, "Marriages of New Fairfield Connecticut from Congregational Church Records and *Ephraim Hubbell, Justice of the Peace," abstract, Fairfield County Connecticut USGenweb Project New Fairfield Marriages (… : accessed 30 Mar 2008), entry for Bearse, Mary & Beardslee, Gideon entry.