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Benjamin Ropes
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Birth: Jan. 18, 1782
Salem
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1801
Salem
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA

He was second mate aboard the Belisarius and was crushed to death in an accident involving the rigging. He was the son of Samuel and Sarah Ropes. The Belisarius was moored in Salem Harbor. He was initially buried in the Howard Street Burial Ground. 
 
Inscription:
While employed in the duties of his station on board the ship Belisarius a fatal accident put a period to his life
August 8, 1801 in the 19 year of his life.
 
Burial:
Harmony Grove Cemetery
Salem
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Bob on Gallows Hill
Record added: Apr 30, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10873916
Benjamin Ropes
Added by: Bob on Gallows Hill
 
Benjamin Ropes
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-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 31, 2009

- AlbqFirefly
 Added: Oct. 18, 2009
REST IN PEACE, GOD BLESS YOU
- Barbara in California
 Added: Oct. 25, 2008
 
 
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