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Jabez Gorham
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1683
Bristol
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Nov. 21, 1745
Bristol
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA

A great grandson of Mayflower passengers John Howland and Elizabeth Tilley. His death was recorded in St. Michael's Church in Bristol on 23 November 1745. After his first wife, Leah Littlefield, died 15 May 1739 he married second Mary Maxfield, b. 21 Nov 1703, daughter of Ebenezer and Ann Maxfield, in St. Michael's Church 31 July 1744.
Father of Samuel b. 27 November 1707, Elizabeth b. 9 April 1710, Shubael b 29 March 1713, Hannah bapt. 27 October 1717, Mary bapt. 10 October 1721, Rebecca bapt. 5 January 1723, Nathan born 6 Jan 1725/6, Deborah bapt. 24 September 1732. (Rhode Island became a state in 1790, Bristol was formerly in Massachusetts.)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jabez Gorham (1656 - 1726)
  Hannah Sturgis Gorham (1654 - 1736)
 
 Spouse:
  Leah Littlefield Gorham (1687 - 1739)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Gorham (1710 - 1726)*
  Shubael Gorham (1713 - 1734)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Gray (1671 - 1732)**
  Sarah Gray Clark (1672 - 1743)**
  Hannah Gorham (1677 - 1695)*
  Jabez Gorham (1683 - 1745)
  Isaac Gorham (1689 - 1739)*
  John Gorham (1690 - 1717)*
  Joseph Gorham (1692 - 1773)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Michaels Churchyard
Bristol
Bristol County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Created by: Dragonfly
Record added: May 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111267196
Jabez Gorham
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 Added: May. 27, 2013
 
 
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