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Jonathan Butterfield
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Birth: 1695
Chelmsford
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1769
Bridgewater
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA

Jonathan was a son of Jonathan Butterfield and Ruth Wright.

Jonathan married January 2, 1721 to Rachel Stone in Lexington, Middlesex county, Province of Massachusetts Bay. They had no children.

He left his estate to his great-niece, Rachel, daughter of Simeon Leonard and Ann Smith. She later became the wife of William Swift.

Sources: History of Bridgewater by Nahum Mitchell, pg. 127 (pub. 1840, 1897, 1970, 1975); OneWorldTree, Ancestry.com; Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater Massachusetts by Williams Latham (pub. 1882).
 
 
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  Rachel Stone Butterfield (1697 - 1779)
 
Inscription:
Here lies buried Mr. Jonathan Butterfield, who died March 19, 1769, in ye 75th year of his age.

While yet alive his virtues shin'd;
A gen'rous heart, a pious mind;
His soul, we trust, is now above,
Where all is peace, where all is love.
 
Burial:
First Cemetery
Bridgewater
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section B, grave 266
 
Maintained by: Chip5610
Originally Created by: Nan
Record added: Nov 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22693487
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