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Maria P. Wood Sweetser
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Birth: May 12, 1795
Loudon
Merrimack County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1872
Maine, USA

Maria was the oldest of three children born to Enoch Wood and Olive Perley. Her father had been a Revolutionary War soldier. She was married in Hallowell, Maine on 31 August 1830 to Phineas Sweetser. Their family was living in Hallowell in 1837 when her father died, and the funeral was held in their home. They had four known children, two of whom died as infants and are buried beside them. The children were:

*Edward Fairfield, b. 19 October 1831, married and divorced; died in Corinth, ME 11 May 1906

*Mariah Perley, b. 6 November 1833

*Henry Whitman, b. 24 Oct 1836, d. 2 April 1837

*Infant, b. and d. 1837
 
 
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 Parents:
  Enoch Wood (1759 - 1837)
  Olive Perley Wood (1769 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Phineas Sweetser (1799 - 1876)
 
 Children:
  Henry Whitman Sweetser (1836 - 1837)*
  (infant) Sweetser (1837 - 1837)*
 
 Siblings:
  Maria P. Wood Sweetser (1795 - 1872)
  Sophronia Wood Drew (1796 - 1862)*
  Enoch Perley Wood (1798 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hallowell Village Cemetery
Hallowell
Kennebec County
Maine, USA
Plot: Range II, Lot 265
 
Created by: Stan Arnold
Record added: Jul 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114359530
 

 
 
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