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Prudence Wilder Stearns
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Birth: Sep. 5, 1745
Petersham
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 1825
Petersham
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Prudence Wilder was born in Petersham, Massachusetts, on September 5, 1745, to John and Prudence Wilder. She married Ephraim Stearns on August 12, 1764. They had ten children.

Cornelius, b. 12 Jan 1765
Abel, b. 6 Oct 1768 (Twin)
Arethusa, b. 6 Oct 1768 (Twin)
Polly, b. 18 Nov 1770, married Elijah Hildreth
Ebenezer, b. 21 March 1773
John, b. 28 Jan 1775
Samuel, b. 3 Oct 1776
Joel, b. 23 June 1777
Betsy, b. 29 May 1780, married (1) Daniel Goddard and (2) William Clark
Sarah or Sally, b. 9 May 1789, married John Carter

From Genealogy and Memoirs of Isaac Stearns and His Descendents, pp.124-125 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ephraim Stearns (1740 - 1808)*
 
 Children:
  Polly Stearns Hildreth (1770 - 1824)*
  Joel Stearns (1777 - 1858)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Marker for Husband and wife:
Ephraim Stearns died
September 2, 1808 aged 68 years
Prudence his wife died
March 29, 1825 aged 79 years
 
Burial:
Ledgeville Cemetery
Petersham
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Barbara Hanno
Record added: Jan 27, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104263476
Prudence <i>Wilder</i> Stearns
Added by: Barbara Hanno
 
 
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To My 6th Great Grand Aunt, May You Forever Rest in Peace
- Elton Ellis
 Added: Mar. 13, 2013
 
 
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