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Philemon Drake
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Birth: Aug., 1805
Hopewell
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1895
Hopewell
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Philemon was born in Hopewell Twp., old Hunterdon (now Mercer) Co., NJ. He was reportedly the son of Benjamin Drake and Amy Blackwell, i.e., the minor son Philemon mentioned in Benjamin's 1814 will. However, Philemon's death certificate gives his parents' names as Philemon and Sarah.

He married Hannah Titus on 3 Jan. 1828 in old Hunterdon Co., NJ. He died in Hopewell Twp., Mercer Co. 
 
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 Parents:
  Amy Blackwell Drake (____ - 1839)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Titus Drake (1803 - 1890)*
 
 Sibling:
  Permelia Drake Reed (1792 - 1886)*
  Philemon Drake (1805 - 1895)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Heartfelt thanks to Wayne Irons for creating this memorial and the gravestone image.
 
Burial:
First Baptist Church Cemetery
Hopewell
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Maintained by: Joseph R. Klett
Originally Created by: Wayne Irons
Record added: Jun 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53549172
Philemon Drake
Added by: Wayne Irons
 
 
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