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Joseph Besse
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Birth: 1759
Middleboro
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 1840
South Paris
Oxford County
Maine, USA

Joseph was the son of Juoseph and Mercy [TINKHAM] Besse. He married, 1784, Lydia Besse (per History of Paris Oxford County Maine, "a relative") and they had 9 known children. After moving to Maine he settled on the farm owned by his son, Captain Alden Besse. During his last years he was blind. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Besse (1767 - 1832)*
 
 Children:
  Alden Bessey (1807 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
IN MEMORY OF
JOSEPH BESIE
who died Aug 18,
1840
AE 81 years
----*----
Also, Lydia,
wife of
Joseph Besse
died July 16, 1832
AE 65 years
----*----
 
Burial:
Streaked Mountain Cemetery
Paris
Oxford County
Maine, USA
 
Maintained by: Betty Patterson
Originally Created by: Jennifer Boone
Record added: Aug 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40204678
Joseph Besse
Added by: Jennifer Boone
 
Joseph Besse
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 Added: Aug. 25, 2012

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