Jason Philo Jewett

Jason Philo Jewett

Swanton, Franklin County, Vermont, USA
Death 5 Nov 1894 (aged 67)
Burial Swanton, Franklin County, Vermont, USA
Memorial ID 20555473 · View Source
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67 yrs

Front: Betsey M Holdridge wife of J P Jewett
Back: Jason P Jewett

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Jim Monical
Plymouth, Minnesota

Jason Philo Jewett, b. Oct. 13, 1827, Swanton, Franklin, Vermont. d. Nov. 4, 1894. He was the son of Eleazor Jewett and Dorothy Abel (buried St. Albans Bay Cemetery). He married July 4, 1850, Elizabeth Maria (Betty) Holdridge b. Sept. 10, 1833. d. Aug. 27, 1907.

"They resided in Swanton, where he was appointed Postmaster May 11, 1861, which office he held for a number of years. He died Nov. 4, 1894 without issue, but had one adopted daughter, vis., Mattie Laselle."

The Jewett genealogy had no further information on Elizabeth Holdridge or dates of birth or death.

Ref: Frederick Clarke Jewett: History and genealogy of the Jewetts of America : a record of Edward Jewett, of Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, and of his two emigrant sons, Deacon Maximilian and Joseph Jewett, settlers of Rowley, Massachusetts, in 1639; also of Abraham and John Jewett, early settlers of Rowley, and of the Jewetts who have settled in the United States since the year 1800 Rowley, Mass.: Jewett Family of America, 1908, Vol. 1, p. 486.


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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jason Philo Jewett (13 Oct 1827–5 Nov 1894), Find a Grave Memorial no. 20555473, citing Church Street Cemetery, Swanton, Franklin County, Vermont, USA ; Maintained by Barb Destromp (contributor 46785064) .