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Hephzibah Perkins Keith
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Birth: 1718
Death: Apr. 12, 1800

Hephzibah married Eleazar Carver on April 3, 1746. They had children:
Mary - 1748
Eleazer - 1749
Nathaniel - 1752
Bethia - 1754

Eleazar died on May 15, 1755.

Hepzibah married Ebenezer Keith in 1759. They had children:
Hepzibah - 1760
she married Abiezer Alger in 1778
Alexander - 1762
he married Abigail Dean in 1788
Vienna - August 1, 1764

Ebenezer died on April 12, 1778.

Hephzibah shares a headstone stone with a cenotaph dedicated to her second husband, Ebenezer Keith.

Sources: History of Bridgewater by Nahum Mitchell (pub. 1840, 1897, 1970, 1975) and Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater Massachusetts by Williams Latham (pub. 1882). 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Eleazer Carver (1724 - 1755)
  Ebenezer Keith (1716 - 1778)*
 
 Children:
  Bethiah Carver Alden (1754 - 1821)*
  Hepsibah Keith Alger (1760 - 1841)*
  Vienna Keith (1764 - 1847)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In memory
of
Hephzibah
who died April 12th, 1800
in the 81st year of her age.
Late widow
of
Ebenezer Keith
who died of small-pox
April 12th, 1778
and was buried in his field
about two miles southwest from
this, in the 62d year of his age.
She was formerly widow
of
Lieut. Eleazer Carver Junr.
 
Burial:
First Cemetery
Bridgewater
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section B, grave 153
 
Maintained by: Chip5610
Originally Created by: Nan
Record added: Oct 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22407903
Hephzibah <i>Perkins</i> Keith
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Hephzibah <i>Perkins</i> Keith
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Hephzibah <i>Perkins</i> Keith
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Rest In Peace, Cousin (2C6R). Daughter of Thomas (1688-1761) and Mary Washburn (1690-1750) Perkins. Married Eleazer Carver 3rd (1724-1755) on 3 Apr 1746 at Bridgewater, MA.
- James E. Welch
 Added: Jan. 26, 2012

- Nan
 Added: Sep. 18, 2011
 
 
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