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William Hill (#46782335)
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Bob Birt
Ebenezer Fiske
William, I am a direct descendant of Ebenezer's through his son Benjamin and daughter in law Rebeckah Howe. Apparently, during the Battle of Lexington and Concord the family, which was awoken in the wee hours of April 19th by Paul Revere (he was captured two houses later) fled into the woods during the fighting. When they returned Rebeckah held the Patriot Hayward of Acton (whom had exchanged lethal musket shots with a British regular at the well on their property), as he died. This event was immortalized in a painting by James Frothingham and commissioned by her son Benjamin Howe Fiske, bet 1830 to 1850. I mention this because I am curious if anyone knows the current whereabouts of the painting. I personally have only ever seen a photo copy of photograph of the painting. If you or anyone else is interested, my line is as follows, (Ebenezer, Benjamin, Benjamin Howe, Benjamin Howe, Benjamin Howe, Benjamin Howe, Benjamin Howe, Helen Lucy Fiske, Robert A. Birt [me])
Added by Bob Birt on Aug 28, 2016 5:07 AM
Lou Burns
Hi...I have a stone for Benjamin Fiske (March 28, 1730 - February 01, 1785)...was wondering if his wife Abigail (Maynard) Fiske...was buried close to Benjamin's stone? I have no dates for her.
Added by Lou Burns on Aug 30, 2015 6:09 AM
Mary Carley
Fiske Family Plot
Hello, could you let me know where I can find the Fiske Family plot where Lieut. David Fiske, David Fiske III and possible Dr. Robert Fiske and Joseph Fiske ( born 1726, died Jan 8th 1808 with his wife Hephziba ) I'm havign a hard time finding where they are buried? He is the parents of Dr. Joseph Fiske ( surgeon during the Rev war )
I know where his grave is, so if they are close to his grave.. that'd be a big help. THanks
Added by Mary Carley on Jun 30, 2015 10:45 AM
Mary Carley
Fiske Plot
Added by Mary Carley on Jun 30, 2015 10:41 AM
Ann Tindall
John Ware III and wife Mehitable
Mr. Hill,
May I have permission to download the grave photo of these Wares for my Ware family file? John is my 7G Uncle. Thanks for posting the excellent picture.

Ann Tindall, President
Ware Family Association
6 Thatch Palm W
Largo FL 33770-7414
Added by Ann Tindall on Jul 15, 2011 7:06 PM
Sidney Joseph Francis II
Benjamin & Olivia Hawes
Thank you so much for the clear photos of the two grave stones.

They was very easy to read.

Sidney Francis
Added by Sidney Joseph Francis II on Feb 09, 2010 4:05 PM
Chet Fales
Thank you for the photo of his stone. Pleasant surprise considering the weather we have had.
Take care.
Added by ditdit on Feb 07, 2010 7:29 PM
Nancy J Silkey
Daniel Messenger photo
Thankyou for the great photo of Daniel Messenger gravestone. What a nice surprise.
Nancy J Silkey
Added by Nancy J Silkey on Feb 07, 2010 3:29 PM
Patricia Rankin
Fiske Family of Lexington
William that is a lot of Greats. The FISKE are also my ancestors. My Great Great grandmother was Marinda FISKE M) John Courtenay. She was the daughter of Abraham FISKE and grand daughter of Robert FISKE (Am Rev veteran) was the last of my FISKE born in Lexington MA in 1758. My line in the USA is as follows

Morinda FISKE
Abraham FISKE
Robert FISKE
Robert FISKE
Robert FISKE

Would love to exchange info with you

Patricia McCully Rankin
Added by Patricia Rankin on Oct 10, 2009 1:00 PM

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