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Rev Mather Byles
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1706, USA
Death: Jul. 5, 1788
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Graduate of Harvard University and Aberdeen, Scotland Theological Semimary. Prominent Boston Pastor before the Revolution. Was a Loyalist and hence lost his position. Was banished but later allowed to remain in Boston. Was the Father-in-law of Azor G Archbald in whose tomb he was buried.  
Family links: 
  Rebeckah Tailor Byles
  Mather Byles (1734 - 1814)*
  Elizabeth Byles Brown (1737 - 1763)*
  Mary Byles (1750 - 1832)*
  Catharine Byles (1753 - 1837)*
*Calculated relationship
Granary Burying Ground
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: No 2 Tomb of Azor Gale Archbald
Created by: Charles Archbald, II
Record added: Jul 23, 2004
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Rev Mather Byles
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Rev Mather Byles
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Rev Mather Byles
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What is not mentioned in the biography on this thread is that you were the grandson of Cotton Mather (hence your first name) and that you were widely remembered as the wittiest man in Boston. That was what gave you sufficient popularity to be able to ret...(Read more)
- J. B.
 Added: Apr. 15, 2008

- Kelli C
 Added: Apr. 20, 2006

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