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dau. of Edward C., and Lydia (Gilkey) Rogers.   She was b. Apr. 20, 1840.   "Engineer."   Resides on Central St.   (See "Hingham in the Civil War.")
   Ch., b. in Hing., by w. Louisa, —

   i.   ABBIE LOUISA, Nov. 19, 1855.   m. Feb. 22, 1880, Alexander H. Lincoln (p. 14).
   ii.   MARY LIZZIE, Aug. 29, 1857.   m. Nov. 16, 1879, Frank N. Kittredge.

   Ch., b. in Hing., by w. Harriet, —

   iii.   GRACE SEYMOUR, 1866.
   iv.   JOSHUA, Jan. 10, 1869.
   v.   CLARA LOTHROP, Dec. 9, 1871.
   vi.   CORA FRANCES, Nov. 13, 1874.


   BENJAMIN C. (John = Sarah Cleavlin), a native of Nova Scotia, was for sev. yrs. a resident on Main, near Hersey St.   His first w., Phœbe, was a native of Cornwallis, N. S.   She d. in Hing. 10 May, 1865, æt. 57 yrs.   For his sec. w. he m. in Hing. Aug. 6, 1867, Mrs. Rebecca (Souther) Tower, wid. of Alvin Tower, and dau. of Daniel and Rebecca (Tower) Souther.   She was b. in Hing. Feb. 22, 1827.   Benjamin C. d. 9 Oct. 1878, æt. 76th yr.
   Ch., prob. all b. in Nova Scotia, —

   i.   OLIVIA A., 1831.   m. —— Spooner, and d. in Hing. 14 March, 1875, æt. 42 yrs.
   ii.   ELIZA J., ——.   m. (1) July 31, 1853, Martin Souther, and (2) Oct. 7, 1879, Samuel Curtis of Wey.
   iii.   HENRY G., ——.   m. Lucy A. Peakes, a native of Nova Scotia.   She d. in Hing. 8 Jan. 1879, æt. 38 yrs.   (See "Hingham in the Civil War.")
   iv.   CHARLES W., March 25, 1842, d. in Hing. 7 May, 1869, æt. 27 yrs.
       Prob. others.

   EDWARD F., from Boston, m. in Hing. June 29, 1828, Eveline Hersey, dau. of Abijah and Lydia (Stowell) Hersey.   She was b. in Hing. Sept. 15, 1805, and surviving him, m. secondly, Sept. 19, 1850, John P. Dawes.   Edward d. in Hing. 23 Nov. 1845, æt. 40 yrs.   "Expressman."   Resided on Fort Hill St.
   Child, —

   i.   EVELINE C., m. Apr. 14, 1846, Henry W. Sinclair, and d. 29 Sept. 1858, æt. 30th yr.   Their dau., Eveline C., m. May 10, 1873, Clarence W. Nute.


   NOTE. — Ellen D., d. 23 Aug. 1850, æt. 10th yr.   Ann Maria, of Boston m. March 31, 1875, Frank R. Cushing.   Oliver A., a native of Wareham, and s. of Tilson and Polly (Blackwell), d. in Hing. 11 Aug. 1882, æt. 38th yr.   William Wilder, s. of Charles H. and Alice S. (Wilder) (III. p. 328 : 61, i.), was b. in Hing. May 1, 1886. (3:363)


MORTON.

   JOHN T. (John L. = Lilly Russell Torrence), from Plymouth, Mass., and perh. a descendant of George, who came over in the "Ann," 1623, m. Harriet A., dau. of Benjamin Bates of Scit.   "Blacksmith."   Resides on Main St., near Wilder's Bridge.
   Ch., —

   i.   BENJAMIN BATES, b. at Scit. Jan. 5, 1842.   m. June 2, 1866, Elizabeth Dunn of Ab'n, and d. 27 Nov. 1885, æt. 42 yrs.
   ii.   SARAH, ——.
   iii.   JOHN R., b. in Hing. Aug. 29, 1847, d. 3 Oct. 1848.

 

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