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 Jedidiah Jewett

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Jedidiah Jewett

Birth
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 6 Dec 1776 (aged 10)
Burial Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 82742789 View Source

His parents were Dummer Jewett, Esq. of Newbury, and Mary Staniford. (sources: gravestone inscription & Vital Records of Ipswich, MA to the end of the year 1849, births, marriages)


Inscription

"In Memory of 3 sons of
Dummer Jewett Esq. who all died in infancy

The first
Jedediah
died Dec'r 6th 1766
Aged 2 Months

The Second
Jedediah
died Feb'r 15th 1771
Aged 14 Months

The Third
Jedediah
died Sept. 11th 1773
Aged 12 Months

Hopeful, we sprung but soon disease and Death
Seiz'd our frail bodies and recall'd our breath.
Grieve not at Heaven's decree but God adore
And place your hope on fading things no more."

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