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James Hughes Everett, Sr
Birth: Jul. 10, 1815
Cranbury
Middlesex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1898
West Windsor Township
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

James married Rachel R. Combs on 23 Sep. 1835 in Allentown, Monmouth Co., NJ. He was a farmer, first in Jamesburg, Monroe Twp., Middlesex Co., NJ (his farm became Forsgate Country Club). He and his, with their two oldest children, moved to West Windsor Twp., Mercer Co., in 1839. They lived at (and were namesakes of) "Everett's Corner" at the intersection of Quaker Bridge and Village roads. His house was standing until the 1990s.

James served as a constable in West Windsor Twp., 1840-1858 & 1865; on the township committee, 1857-62; and as township assessor in 1871. He was a lifelong Presbyterian. He gave each of his adult children a farm as a wedding gift.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Smith Everett (1793 - 1832)
  Margaret Hughes Snedeker (1795 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Rue Combs Everett (1815 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Rebecca E. Everett (1836 - 1851)*
  Thomas Smith Everett (1838 - 1935)*
  Isaac S. Everett (1841 - 1926)*
  William Everett (1843 - 1900)*
  Margaret Ann Everett Hutchinson (1846 - 1917)*
  Keturah E. Everett Pierson (1849 - 1945)*
  James Hughes Everett (1851 - 1937)*
  Alfred C. Everett (1854 - 1855)*
  Robert Manning Everett (1856 - 1925)*
  George Robbins Everett (1859 - 1943)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Hughes Everett (1815 - 1898)
  Stephen P. Everett (1817 - 1821)*
  William Everett (1818 - 1888)*
  Keturah Everett (1820 - 1899)*
  Mahala Everett Mount (1822 - 1886)*
  Eliza Everett (1824 - 1825)*
  Charles Randel Everett (1828 - 1902)*
  Simeon Everett (1830 - 1916)*
  Margaret Smith Everett (1832 - 1850)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
age 83 years
 
Note: Heartfelt thanks to the First Presbyterian Church of Hamilton Square for creating this memorial.
 
Burial:
First Presbyterian Churchyard
Hamilton Square
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: N37
 
Maintained by: Joseph R. Klett
Originally Created by: First Pres Church Ham Sq
Record added: Jun 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38883990
James Hughes Everett, Sr
Added by: Joseph R. Klett
 
James Hughes Everett, Sr
Added by: Joseph R. Klett
 
James Hughes Everett, Sr
Added by: Joseph R. Klett
 
 
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Thank you for your part in bringing about my life, for the love you gave and the sacrifices you made. May you rest in peace.
- Joseph R. Klett
 Added: Feb. 15, 2014
James Hughes Everett Sr. born Jul 19, 1815 in Cranbury NJ
- Anne Mount West
 Added: Aug. 28, 2009
Son of Thomas Smith Everett & Margret Hughes Everett.Son is James H. Everett Jr.
- L.G. Rigley
 Added: Aug. 5, 2009
 
This page is sponsored by: Joseph R. Klett

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