Michael Wigglesworth

Michael Wigglesworth is the husband of Rachel Wilcox Liberacki's sixth great aunt.

Michael Wigglesworth was born in Essex, England during 1631. After emigrating to the British Colonies, he married Martha Mudge. He died in 1705.

Michael Wiggesworth was an important minister in colonial New England. His most important work was the extremely popular The Day of Doom or a Poetical Description of the Great and Last Judgment.


Edward Wigglesworth
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Martha Mudge

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Mercy Mary Wigglesworth

Abigail Wigglesworth
Mary Wigglesworth
Martha Wigglesworth
Edward Wigglesworth
Esther Wigglesworth
Dorothy Wigglesworth
Samuel Wigglesworth

Edward Wigglesworth

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Mudge, Alfred. Memorials: Being a Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical Account of the Name Mudge in America, from 1638 to 1868. Boston: Alfred Mudge and Son, 1868.

Mudge, James. "The Mudges of Malden." "The Register of the Malden Historical Society Malden, Massachusetts.". Number 4. Lynn, MA: Frank S. Witten Printer, 1916.

Wigglesworth, Michael. The Day of Doom; or, a Poetical Description of the Great and Last Judgment: With Other Poems. 1662. New York, NY: American News Company, 1867.

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