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Rebeckah Gates Thurston
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1762
Lancaster
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 9, 1801
Lancaster
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA


Daughter of Abigail Wilder & Thomas Gates.
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Married Captain John Thurston on 1 January 1783 in Lancaster.

Mother of:

Thomas Thurston, 1783-1785, infant son
Thomas Thurston, 1784-1830, md. unknown
Betsey Thurston, 1785-1815, md. John Carter
Anna Nancy Thurston, 1788-1821, md. Stephen Bates
John Thurston Jr., 1790-1861, md. Lucy Moore/Moor
Sophia Gates Thurston, 1792-1822, md. Elija Wilder
Charles Thurston, 1796-1832, md. unknown
Lucy Thurston, 1797-1831, md. unknown (possibly Ezra Houghton)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Gates (1736 - 1814)
  Abigail Wilder Gates (1740 - 1810)
 
 Spouse:
  John Thurston (1754 - 1838)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Thurston (1783 - 1785)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rebeckah Gates Thurston (1762 - 1801)
  Lucy Gates (1764 - 1797)*
  Abigail Gates Prescott (1768 - 1827)*
  Anna Gates (1769 - 1785)*
  John Gates (1778 - 1785)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

Sacred to the Memory of
Mrs. Rebeckah Thurston,
wife of Capt. John Thurston,
who died May 9, 1801;
Ęt. 39 yrs.

"Thou dear departed soul adieu,
Thy lifeless clay must here remain.
Till Christ thy body shall renew.
Then both with joy shall meet again."


 
Burial:
Middle Cemetery
Lancaster
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: cap624
Record added: Aug 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55754759
Rebeckah <i>Gates</i> Thurston
Added by: cap624
 
Rebeckah <i>Gates</i> Thurston
Added by: cap624
 
Rebeckah <i>Gates</i> Thurston
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2nd. cousin 8 times removed.
- Clifford Laureno
 Added: Jul. 31, 2011
Rest in Peace Rebeckah.
- Clifford Laureno
 Added: Jul. 31, 2011

- history4sure
 Added: Oct. 15, 2010
 
 
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