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Capt Henry Hilton, Sr
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Birth: May 24, 1769
Death: Apr. 2, 1829

Husband of Eunice Kelley 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Amos Hilton (1738 - 1811)
  Mary (Marey) Lee Hilton (1741 - 1774)
 
 Spouse:
  Eunice Kelley Hilton (1770 - 1853)
 
 Children:
  Henry Hilton (1793 - 1796)*
  John Hilton (1796 - 1859)*
  Margaret Hilton Haley (1803 - 1828)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary (Molly) Hilton Clements (1764 - 1782)*
  Thomas Hilton (1765 - 1852)*
  Amos Hilton (1767 - 1851)*
  Henry Hilton (1769 - 1829)
  Ruth Hilton Scott (1771 - 1841)*
  Hannah Hilton Cook (1773 - 1862)*
  Jacob Lufkin Hilton (1775 - 1855)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:

In memory of
HENRY HILTON Sen.
who died April 2 1829.
Aged 50 years.
10 month 8 day

Jesus can wake a dying bed
Soft as downy pillows are
While on his breast I lay my head
And breathe in life out sweetly there

Note: sandstone; facing northwest; measures 27 1/2" high; 16 1/2" wide; 2" deep

Thanks to Char Mitts for the transcription and tombstone material and dimensional info.
 
Burial:
Chebogue Cemetery
Rockville
Yarmouth County
Nova Scotia, Canada
 
Created by: family historian
Record added: Nov 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31498417
Capt Henry Hilton, Sr
Added by: family historian
 
 
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