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Jedidah Mayhew Smith
Birth: 1656
Edgartown
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1736
Edgartown
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA

Jedidah Mayhew was the daughter of Rev. Thomas Mayhew and Jane (some say Paine), and the wife of Benjamin Smith. See The Mayhew Family of Martha's Vineyard for more information about her family. She was also sister to the famous Rev. John Mayhew, who carried on the ministry to the Indians after the death of his father and grandfather, Governor Thomas Mayhew. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Mayhew (1618 - 1657)
  Jane Paine Mayhew Sarson (1625 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Smith (1658 - 1720)*
 
 Children:
  Dorcas Smith Hawes Worth (1687 - 1730)*
  Benjamin Smith (1691 - 1737)*
  Thomas Smith (1697 - 1765)*
  Abiah Smith Claghorn (1698 - 1730)*
 
 Siblings:
  Matthew Mayhew (1648 - 1710)*
  Thomas Mayhew (1650 - 1715)*
  John Mayhew (1651 - 1688)*
  Jedidah Mayhew Smith (1656 - 1736)
  Mehitable Sarson Lothrop (1673 - 1733)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
HERE LYES BURIED
THE BODY OF Mrs.
JEDIDAH SMITH WIFE
TO BENJAMIN SMITH ESQr.
DECd JANry. Ye 6th 1735/6
IN Ye 80th YEAR
OF HER AGE.
 
Burial:
Tower Hill Cemetery
Edgartown
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Linda
Record added: Dec 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32291938
Jedidah <i>Mayhew</i> Smith
Added by: Sunset
 
Jedidah <i>Mayhew</i> Smith
Added by: Linda
 
 
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My 7G Grandmother.
- Myron E. Timmons II
 Added: Oct. 13, 2016
Sister of 8th Great Grandpa Rev. John Mayhew I
- God Bless
 Added: Dec. 22, 2014
My 7th great-grandmother
- Gina Peterson
 Added: Nov. 15, 2014
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