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Hosea Crossett
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1796
Shutesbury
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1875
Duxbury
Washington County
Vermont, USA

Hosea: 79 yrs.
wife: Piercy
son: Levi
daughter: Louisa P
son: Justin B.
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Info below provided by: Stan Arnold

Hosea was the youngest of nine known children born to Edward Crossett and Elizabeth Cady of Shutesbury, Mass. and Duxbury, Vermont.

He was married in Duxbury on 4 December 1817 to Persis "Piercy" HILLS, the daughter of Levi Hills and Olle Hollister of Berlin, VT.

Hosea was a farmer. He is the "Horace" Crossett on the 1820 census for Duxbury, and also appears under a variety of names on the 1830 through 1870 federal censuses in Duxbury.

He has two different death records on file at the Vermont Vital Records Division in Montpelier. One says he died 18 November 1875, aged 79y 2m 24d of heart disease. The other says he died 18 October 1875, aged 79y 1m 27d of typhoid fever. His tombstone says he died 18 Oct 1875, the date accepted for this memorial.

Hosea and Piercy had thirteen known children, eleven of whom grew to adulthood, and eight of whom married.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edward Crossett (1749 - 1820)
  Elizabeth Cady Crossett (1754 - 1826)
 
 Spouse:
  Persis Hills Crossett (1801 - 1865)*
 
 Children:
  Levi C. Crossett (1819 - 1844)*
  Louisa P. Crossett (1822 - 1869)*
  Zerah H. Crossett (1825 - 1888)*
  Gideon H. Crossett (1827 - 1893)*
  Thaddeus B. Crossett (1828 - 1903)*
  Achsah C. H. Crossett Jackman (1831 - 1882)*
  Lotisa Vianna Crossett Watson (1834 - 1907)*
  Julia Ann Crossett Page (1838 - 1917)*
  Julius R. Crossett (1840 - 1925)*
  Patty Loraine Crossett Turner (1842 - 1906)*
  Justin B. Crossett (1845 - 1893)*
 
 Siblings:
  Achsah Crossett Williston (1778 - 1843)*
  Elizabeth Crossett Clark (1780 - 1873)*
  Jason Crossett (1785 - 1854)*
  Chloe Crossett Hills (1787 - 1866)*
  Hosea Crossett (1796 - 1875)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Phillips Cemetery
Duxbury
Washington County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Jun 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53436848
Hosea Crossett
Added by: Barb Destromp
 
Hosea Crossett
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Added by: D. J. Goldman
 
 
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- Barb Destromp
 Added: Feb. 23, 2014
 
 
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