Benjamin Day

Birth
Death 17 Jan 1855 (aged 71)
Burial Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Lot 700, Washington Avenue
Memorial ID 118173423 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Stone carver
his parents:
NATHANIEL DAY, Jr.d July 24 1824 age 77
SARAH CHAPMAN d January 10 1813 age 62

children:
NATHANIEL, Jr., b.April 15 1775 d. September 8 1789 15th year

EUNICE, b. 1775 ?

SARAH, b. July 22 1776 d. May 12, 1859 at Shirley. Her gravestone
is in the Shirley Center Cem.

MOSES, b. Feb 2 1778
wife Jane Park,
wife Anna L. Hobart Moses had
11 children, all born at Groton.

AMOS, b. May 29 1780,
wife Lydia Garfield, b. Sep 13 1781, d. Mar 9 1836, age 54,
wife Lucy Blanchard d. Dec 2 1856, age 64.

David Nichols was
paid $25 for making his gravestone.
Children of Amos and Lydia, all
born at Shirley, surname DAY:
1) Nathaniel Chap
man, b. 21 Jan 1813,
2) Amos Bowman, b. 23 Nov 1814
3) James Orsamus Willard, b. 16 Oct 1817
4) Samuel Livermore, b. 10 Feb 1820
5) Lydia, b. 22 July
1822

EDWARD, b. abt 18 Mar 1782, d. 21 Mar 1782, aged 3 days.


BENJAMIN
, b. 26 Sept 1783, d. 17 Jan 1855 at Lowell, MA, stone carver.
Children of Benjamin and Polly/Mary, born at Salem, MA:
1)
BENJAMIN B
., b. 21 Dec. 1810. G.R.8 (Howard Street Cemetery). Birth
may have been 4 Dec 1810, d. 1 July 1813 at Salem, MA
2)
ELIZABETH
, b. 8 Apr 1813.
3)
MARY
, b. 5 Jan 1815, m. Philip Attleton of
Springfield, MA. She d. 20 June
1865 at age 50 of cancer, at Springfield

4)
SARAH H
., b. 21 Apr 1817, m. Joseph C. Danks of Springfield, 1853, r.
Cleveland, OH (1875).
5)
BENJAMIN
, b. 7 Feb. 1819. G.R.8, d. 19 Nov 1821.
6)
THOMAS C
b. 16 Dec 1820, m. 1844, Elizabeth Boynton Hartwell, b. 17
Oct 1820 at Groton, d/o Jepthah R. and Betsey Hartwell.
) and Elizabeth, age
54, married (2) 5 Nov
1874, at Reading, David H. Nichols. E
lizabeth is buried at Laurel Hill
Cemetery, Reading, MA.
7)
MARTHA
b. 18 Dec. 1824. G.R.8 or b. 18 Dec 1822? d. 17 Nov 1824.
8)
JANE A
b. 29 Nov 1824, m. 25 Jun 1868, Abner Wheeler of Shirley, res.
Ayer, MA. They marriage was recorded at both Salem and Shirley. In 1869,


9)
REBECCA
, b. 7 July 1827, d. 11 Nov. 1833.


MARY, b. 27 July 1785, d. 18 Mar 1829, aet. 43.
[G.R.I.]
33

BECCA, b. abt 26 July 1787, d. 30 July 1787 aged 4 days.


10. JOSEPH, b. 24 Nov 1788, d. 14 July 1847, aet 58 ys.7 ms.21 d.

11. REBACAH, b 30 Aug 1792, d. 28 Sep 1869 at
Leominster, unm. Her grave is in
the Shirley Center cemetery. In 1869, pr
oceedings were underway to declare
Rebecca Day insane.


Family Members

Parents
Siblings
Gravesite Details ironically- no marker

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: ditdit
  • Added: 4 Oct 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 118173423
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Day (26 Sep 1783–17 Jan 1855), Find A Grave Memorial no. 118173423, citing Lowell Cemetery, Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by ditdit (contributor 47012745) .