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Rev Ephraim Huit
Birth: 1591
Ansley
Warwickshire, England
Death: Sep. 4, 1644
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Ephraim Hewett/ Huit

Regarded as the oldest gravestone in Connecticut and is one of the oldest readable stones in the US. The gravestone is in remarkable condition.

Ephraim was married to Isabel Overton, daughter of Valentine. She was born in 1608 in Warwickshire, England. She died in 1660 in Windsor, Hartford, CT. They had four daughters: Susanna, Mercy, Lydia and Mary.

 
 
Inscription:
INSCRIPTION READS:
Heere Lyeth Ephraim Hvit. Sometimes Teache'r to y chvrch of Windsor who dyed September 4, 1644. Who when hee lived wee drew ovr vitall breath. Who when hee dyed his dying was our death. Who was y tay of State ye churches staff. Alas the times forbides an Epitaph.

 
Burial:
Palisado Cemetery
Windsor
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: vivienne
Originally Created by: Kevin Murphy
Record added: Nov 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8069517
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My 10th Great Grandfather on my mothers side (Churchill) Let us never forget those from whence we came. RIP
- Terry Lee Heaps
 Added: Oct. 15, 2013
10th great-grandfather to my daughters. RIP.
- Laurie Brand
 Added: May. 22, 2013
Rest in peace, my 10th great grandfather, ancestor to President Herbert Hoover.
- Stephen Schwartz
 Added: Jul. 26, 2012
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