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  Records from the Old Cemetery, South Duxbury 171

WADSWORTH (Continued)
Mary, second wife of Deacon John, died 22 July 1742,* aged 58 years.
Robert, son of Lieut. Wait and Abigail, died 25 April, 1760, aged 2 years, 7 months.
Selah, daughter of Ichabod and Anna, died 24 December, 1754, aged 8 years, 10 months, 18 days.
Selah, daughter of Benjamin and Luna, died 25 June, 1771, aged 1 year, 10 months, 25 days.   [On stone with brother Marshall.]
Uriah, died 28 April, 1784, in his 76th year.
———, child of Benjamin and Luna, died 22 May, 1773, aged 11 months.   [The given name is broken off.]
———, daughter of Capt. Benjamin and Luna, died 20 September, 1779, aged 10 months, 3 days.   [The given name is broken off.]
———, born April, 1780; died the same day.   [The top is broken off.   With the children of Capt. Benjamin and Luna, and probably one of the "Eleven Children buried by him."]
———, daughter, died 2 [the month ends in "ber"] 1780, aged 6 years, 7 months, 15 days.   [On a fragment of a double stone.   Among the children of Capt. Benjamin and Luna.   See next record.]
———.   [On the second half of the preceding; only "& 18 Days" of the age is left.]

WALKER
Elizabeth, wife of Samuel, died 29 July, 1787, in her 29th year.

WESTON
Eliphaz, died 18 March, 1762, in his 53d year.
Joshua, son of Eliphaz and Priscilla, died 18 March, 1762, in his 14th year.   "Renewed A. D. 1851."
Mary, daughter of Thomas and Mary, died 26 September, 1776, in her 23d year.
Priscilla, wife of Eliphaz, died 22 September, 1778, aged 64 years, 9 months, 12 days.
Thomas, died 16 May, 1776, in his 50th year.
———el.   [Broken footstone only.]

WINSLOW
Gilbert, son of Joshua and Hannah, died 22 August, 1775, aged 2 years, 1 month, 10 days.
Hannah, wife of Joshua, died 16 September, 1778, aged 29 years, "Wanting 21 days"
Salome, second wife of Joshua, died 23 September, 1781, aged 35 years, 1 month, 26 days.   "With her child by her"
———, child of Joshua and Salome.   [On its mother's stone.]

        * The year appears to have been re-cut and changed to 1749, but the Town Records say she died in 1742.

 

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