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Rev Jeremiah Knight Aldrich
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Birth: May 20, 1826
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1905
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Jeremiah Aldrich received his academic training in Seakonk, RI and took a partial course in Bangor Theological Seminary. On 17 Feb 1863 he was ordained as a Congregational Minister at Plainfield, RI. He then served the following churches: 6 Feb 1864-Aug 67, Riverpoint, Warwick, RI; 1867-70, E. Bridgewater, MA; Jun 1870-May 1873, Union Congregational, Groton, MA; May 1873-Nov 1876, Rye, NH; Nov 1876-Aug 1879, Nashua, NH; Nov 1879-Jan 1885, 1st Congregational, Wellfleet, MA; 1885-87, Hyannis & W. Yarmouth, MA; 31 Oct 1886-30 Mar 1890, W. Barnstable, MA; 1892-96, Rye, NH; 1902-30 Oct 1904, Eastford, CT. He retired from active ministry on 30 Oct 1904 due to health reasons. He established and taught a classical seminary at Riverpoint, RI for 20 years.
Jeremiah married the first time on 3 Jun 1848 in Providence, RI to Sarah Hamer. They had eight children. He married for a second time, after the death of Sarah, to a Bertha Emma Anderson of Lewiston, ME on 9 Nov 1893 in Amesbury, MA. They had no known children. Rev. Aldrich died on 3 Aug 1905 in Boston, MA of Carcinoma of the Tonsil. 
 
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 Parents:
  Nehemiah Knight Aldrich (1795 - 1833)
  Sarah Bowen Branch Aldrich (____ - 1856)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Hamer Aldrich (1826 - 1884)*
 
 Children:
  Maria Louisa Aldrich*
  Lilian Aldrich*
  Richard Cecil Aldrich (1864 - 1864)*
  Jeremiah Percival Aldrich (1864 - 1864)*
  Marie Eaton Aldrich (1870 - 1924)*
  Inez Hamer Aldrich Perkins (1889 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Locust Grove Cemetery
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
 
Maintained by: Allen Perkins
Originally Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Aug 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20885736
Rev Jeremiah Knight Aldrich
Added by: Allen Perkins
 
Rev Jeremiah Knight Aldrich
Added by: Jen Snoots
 
Rev Jeremiah Knight Aldrich
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Added by: Jen Snoots
 
 
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Thanks, Jen! My Great, great grandfather.
- Allen Perkins
 Added: Nov. 3, 2008

- CJS
 Added: Oct. 2, 2007

- Jen Snoots
 Added: Aug. 10, 2007
 
 
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