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Benjamin Dexter[1]

Male 1775 - 1858  (82 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Dexter  [2
    Born 24 Nov 1775  Athol, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1858  [2
    Person ID I115581  My Genealogy

    Father Benjamin Dexter,   b. 17 Nov 1747, Hardwick, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1818, Richmond, NH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Hannah Stone,   b. 15 Jan 1745/46, Marlboro, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1769  [3
    • After marrieage they went to live upon what is now called the "Jesse Worrick farm." The house is still standing. The next year he moved into the west end of the Ruggles grant upon the location that is now occupied by the Elihu Dexter and Sylvester Davis farms in Orange, MA.
      (Warden, p.54)
    Family ID F49067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hephzibah Ballard 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F49666  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anna Barret,   d. 18 Aug 1803 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F49667  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Betsey Legg,   d. 29 Jul 1818 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F49668  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Frances Tuttle,   b. Abt 1788,   d. 13 Aug 1861  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F49669  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1484] jontoddgibsoncase, Jon Todd Gibson Case.

    2. [S356] Genealogy of the Dexter Family in America, William A. Warden and Robert L. Dexter, (The Blanchard Press, Worcester Mass, 1905 Reproduced by Higginson Book Co., Salem, Mass Order from WWW.Higginsonbooks.com), 58 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S356] Genealogy of the Dexter Family in America, William A. Warden and Robert L. Dexter, (The Blanchard Press, Worcester Mass, 1905 Reproduced by Higginson Book Co., Salem, Mass Order from WWW.Higginsonbooks.com), 53 (Reliability: 3).