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 Elijah Waters

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Elijah Waters

Birth
Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death
16 Dec 1846 (aged 73)
Millbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial
Millbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID
47940103 View Source

Son of Jonathan and Hannah (Trask) Waters. Jonathan Waters and Hannah Trask were married in Sutton, MA Nov. 27, 1766 according to the Vital Records of Sutton, MA thru 1849.

The Centennial History of the Town of Millbury Massachusetts, published in 1915, (pg 601) indicates that Elijah never married. He inherited the farm owned by his father, located on the hill between Singletary Lake and Ramshorn Stream (p477). In the genealogy section (p601) of the town history, Elijah is described as "a generous man who bequeathed a substantial fund to the First Congregational Church as well as bequests to other religious societies." Upon his death the farm passed into the hands of his nephew, Jonathan Edwards Waters who was the son of Elijah's brother Johathan (1771-1838).

Son of Jonathan and Hannah (Trask) Waters. Jonathan Waters and Hannah Trask were married in Sutton, MA Nov. 27, 1766 according to the Vital Records of Sutton, MA thru 1849.

The Centennial History of the Town of Millbury Massachusetts, published in 1915, (pg 601) indicates that Elijah never married. He inherited the farm owned by his father, located on the hill between Singletary Lake and Ramshorn Stream (p477). In the genealogy section (p601) of the town history, Elijah is described as "a generous man who bequeathed a substantial fund to the First Congregational Church as well as bequests to other religious societies." Upon his death the farm passed into the hands of his nephew, Jonathan Edwards Waters who was the son of Elijah's brother Johathan (1771-1838).


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Elijah Waters
Died December 16 1846
Aged 73 years


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  • Created by: kdkb
  • Added: 10 Feb 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 47940103
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/47940103/elijah-waters: accessed ), memorial page for Elijah Waters (25 Mar 1773–16 Dec 1846), Find a Grave Memorial ID 47940103, citing West Millbury Cemetery, Millbury, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA; Maintained by kdkb (contributor 47120392) .