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Rev Joseph Foss
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Birth: 1765
Lee
Strafford County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Dec. 30, 1852
Brighton
Somerset County
Maine, USA

Parents: Josiah Foss and Elizabeth (Weeks) FOSS.
Rev. Joseph Foss was an ordained Free Will Baptist minister.
He married Elizabeth Tuffs; lived in Lee, NH until 1802. He went west to Brighton, ME, in 1812, and began holding meetings. He became pastor there and stayed pastor for forty years, doing much ministerial work in towns that had no regular minister. He was a worthy and esteemed minister. He preached more than fifty years and died in his 88th year of age.
(Taken from Free Baptist Cyclopedia, pub. 1889, by Ward and Burgess; also, from online message where he was bur).
Additional information is welcome. 
 
Burial:
Mount Rest Cemetery
Athens
Somerset County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: wvy
Record added: May 19, 2011
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Rev Joseph Foss
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Rev Joseph Foss
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Rest in peace. You lived well.
- wvy
 Added: May. 19, 2011
 
 
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