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Rebecca Nash Arms
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Birth: 1698
Death: May 12, 1768
Deerfield
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA

Rebecca was the daughter of Thomas Nash of Hatfield, MA. She was the wife of William (1692) Arms. They were the parents of Rebecca (1722), William (1724), Elijah (1727), Thomas (1729), Phineas (1731), David (1734), Jonathan (1734), and Eliakim (1737) Arms.

Rebecca lost her life when their house was burned in 1768. Tradition is that she was buried under an avalanche of grain from the upper story and that only her hands were burned.

INSCRIPTION: On the 12th day of May 1768 the house of Mr William Arms was consumed in fire and his wife, Mrs Rebecca Arms unhappily died in the flames in the 70th year of her age.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Nash (1661 - 1728)
  Hannah Coleman Nash (1666 - 1722)
 
 Spouse:
  William Arms (1692 - 1774)*
 
 Children:
  Rebecca Arms Childs Phelps (1722 - 1793)*
  William Arms (1724 - 1794)*
  Elijah Arms (1727 - 1802)*
  Phineas Arms (1731 - 1755)*
  Eliakim Arms (1737 - 1810)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Nash (1686 - 1764)*
  Hannah Nash Arms (1688 - 1751)*
  Thomas Nash (1693 - 1773)*
  Rebecca Nash Arms (1698 - 1768)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Deerfield Burying Ground
Deerfield
Franklin County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: 142
 
Created by: Geo Clinton
Record added: Oct 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21948875
Rebecca <i>Nash</i> Arms
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Rebecca <i>Nash</i> Arms
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Rebecca <i>Nash</i> Arms
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