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Ebenezer Pemberton
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Birth: 1746
Death: Jun. 25, 1835


Ebenezer is the son of Samuel Pemberton and Mary Frye Leach Pemberton.

At the age of seven years he was adopted by his Uncle, the Rev. Dr. Ebenezer Pemberton, of the Brick Church, for whom he was named and who superintended his education in Boston and entered him at Princeton at fifteen years of age, where he graduated at nineteen.

Studied Divinity but could not be persuaded to preach. Was a tutor @ Princeton University 1768-1772.

Practiced law and briefly taught @ Seminary of Plainfield, Connecticut. Entered Phillips Academy @ Andover succeeding Dr. E. Pierson, however, ill health compelled his retirement. Ebenezer created and sustained the Billerica Seminary (10 years).
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Whitwell Pemberton (____ - 1820)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
89yrs
 
Burial:
Granary Burying Ground
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: fonda flamingo
Originally Created by: The Guardian
Record added: Sep 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21657357
Ebenezer Pemberton
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2nd cousin 8x removed
- Judith Wilson
 Added: Sep. 30, 2016

- fonda flamingo
 Added: Jun. 9, 2013

- The Guardian
 Added: Sep. 19, 2007
 
 
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