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Capt Jabez Hobson
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Birth: 1790
Buxton
York County
Maine, USA
Death: 1874
Maine, USA

Capt. Jabez Hobson, was the son of Joseph and Rebecca (Sawyer) HOBSON.
He married Betsey (Hancock) and to this union was born nine children, four of which still were alive in 1896: Sewell, Rebecca A., Ellen and Jabez.
Capt. Jabez was engaged in farming and was prosperous in the lumbering business giving employment to many men for many years. He was a Deacon in the Free Will Baptist Church, and for many years was an officer in the State of Maine Militia.
(Gen. and Family Hist. of the State of Maine, and from the Hobson/Sawyer Family, Maine.)

Thanks to Kristi, of Maine, who located the place of burials of this family for me and supplyied the photos. wy 
 
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 Spouse:
  Betsey Hancock Hobson (1792 - 1866)
 
 Children:
  Clarinda Buzzell Hobson Goodwin (1809 - 1898)*
  Sewell Hobson (1815 - 1896)*
  Rebecca Hobson Buzzell (1816 - 1899)*
  Eliza A. Hobson Bangs (1821 - 1852)*
  Ellen Frances Hobson Paine (1834 - 1924)*
  Jabez Hobson (1837 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eastern Cemetery
Gorham
Cumberland County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: wvy
Record added: Nov 17, 2010
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Capt Jabez Hobson
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