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Elisha Paine
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Birth: 1802
Death: Oct. 3, 1841

Reform
was washed over board from schooner Reform
**
"Elisha Paine ... was a member of King Hiram's Lodge, he was captain of the vessel REFORM in the October Gale of 1841. All hands being fastened below in the cabin, Paine went up on deck to put a drag out to keep head to the wind. Soon after a terrific sea capsized the ship, rolling it completely over until it came upright again. Two crew members crawled out on the deck to discover that the masts were gone, and the hawser of the drag was wound around the bowsprit. Elisha Paine had been washed away during the incident."
 
 
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 Children:
  Betsey Lombard Paine Rich (____ - 1865)*
  Samuel Atkins Paine (1836 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
age 39
 
Burial:
Truro Congregational Church Cemetery
Truro
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: ditdit
Record added: Apr 14, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35859171
Elisha Paine
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Elisha Paine
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