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Elisha W. Decoster
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1830
Buckfield
Oxford County
Maine, USA
Death: Aug. 28, 1837
Buckfield
Oxford County
Maine, USA

Annuals from History of Buckfield, 1837--(p. 375)
There was an epidemic of scarlet fever among the children this year. The disease was unusually fatal. Five children died with it out of the family of Henry DeCoster. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Decoster (1798 - 1866)
  Abigail Emes Irish Decoster (1798 - 1889)
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Decoster (1828 - 1837)*
  Elisha W. Decoster (1830 - 1837)
  Edmund Decoster (1831 - 1906)*
  Samuel D. Decoster (1832 - 1837)*
  Charles M. Decoster (1834 - 1837)*
  Eliza Ann Decoster (1836 - 1837)*
  James H. DeCoster (1837 - 1927)*
  Ellen Bethia DeCoster Hodgdon (1841 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
ELISHA W. son of
Henry & Abigail E.
Decoster,
died Aug. 26, 1837;
aged 7 yrs. & 6 mos.

I take these little lambs said he
And lay them in my breast.

 
Burial:
Decoster Cemetery
Buckfield
Oxford County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: Genealogy Lady
Record added: Jul 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39410707
Elisha W. Decoster
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Elisha W. Decoster
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No sickness can touch you now.
- Ms.CookFromMaine, With LOVE
 Added: Dec. 14, 2012
 
 
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