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BAPTIST CEMETERY RECORDS, CHESHIRE, MA

Transcriptions by Dawn Quinn; Photos by Kelly Townsend

 
Last Name First Name Middle Name Date of Death DOB/Age Photo Comments
Briggs Nancy Brown 1818-12-21 June 22, 1761   Died at Adams; "Daughter of Joseph Brown and Hopestill Dexter; Wife of Allen Briggs; Mother of: (MA Governor) Hon. George Nixon Briggs, Rufus Briggs, David Briggs, Allen Briggs, Mason Briggs, Simon Briggs, Laurana Briggs, & Ulyssa Briggs. "-Jeff Alexander
Brown Allen   1820-12-08 51 years 26 Esq.
Brown Benjamin   1794-08-21 26 days 9 Son of Benjamin & Lucey Brown
Brown Benjamin   1809-09-22 43 years 16 Husband of Lucey
Brown Benjamin       22 Son of Benjamin & Betsey Brown; Died in a kettle of water
Brown Betsey   1802-03-24 2 years, 13 days 22 Daughter of Benjamin & Betsey Brown
Brown Hopestill Dexter 1815-09-20 1727 8 Wife of Joseph Brown
Brown Joseph   1807-01-09 79 years 17 Husband of Hopestill Dexter
Brown Lucey   1794-10-17 29 years 15 Wife of Benjamin Brown
Brown Lucinda   1810-03-02   21 Daughter of James & Renuway Brown
Brown Narsisa   1787-03-11 5 months 15 Daughter of Benjamin & Lucey Brown
Brown Orrisa   1790-03-13 2 years 15 Daughter of Benjamin & Lucey Brown
Burton Daniel   1802-10-31 11 months 51 Son of Anthony & Sally T. Burton
Burton Eliza Melvora 1822-01-26 11 years   Twin Daughter of Anthony & Sally T. Burton
Burton Harriet Melvina 1823-10-17 12 years, 3 months   Twin Daughter of Anthony & Sally T. Burton
Burton Hepzibah   1818-04-11 18 months, 11 days 52 Daughter of Joseph & Laura Burton
Burton James   1823-08-25 14 months   Son of Anthony & Sally T. Burton
Burton William Towner 1818-10-11 1 year, 11 months   Son of Anthony & Sally T. Burton
Carpenter Amey   1785-09-06 46 years   Wife of Stephen Carpenter
Carpenter George   1802-08-27 20 years   Son of Stephen Carpenter; Died at Deerfield, Onida Co, NY
Carpenter Ruth   1789-02-15 9 months   Daughter of Stephen & Ruth Carpenter
Carpenter Ruth   1789-04-15 37 years   Second Wife of Stephen Carpenter
Carpenter Stephen   1818-02-15 75 years 31 Husband of Amey & Ruth 
Carpenter Unknown       32 Possibly Amey, Ruth, or Ruth
Converse Charles   1830-1-31 57 years 28 Revolutionary War; Captain
Converse Rebecca   1835-09-23 67 years 27  
Cushing David   1814-09-31 46 years 14 Doctor; Revolutionary War veteran
Cushing Freelove  Brown Jenks 1843-03-03 78 years 13 Daughter of Joseph Brown; "Consort of William Jenks & David Cushing-Physicians of Cheshire who here rest from their labors"
Cushing Julia   1829-06-30 1808-07-26 10  
Denison Juliett   1843-12-23 31 years 2 Wife of Luke Denison
Fisk Elizabeth B 1838-08-26 20 years 46 Daughter of Ephraim & Experience Fisk
Fisk Ephraim   1813-03-19 62 years 42 Revolutionary War veteran
Fisk Ephraim Franklin 1823-06-06   49 Son of Ephraim & Experience Fisk
Fisk Experience   1833-10-19 41 years 48 Wife of Ephraim Fisk
Fisk Juliet   1835-08-24 18 years   Daughter of Ephraim & Experience Fisk
Fisk Lydia   1820-10-20 37 years, 9 months, 15 days 39 Consort of Captain Francis Fisk
Fisk Lydia   1819-07-22 66 years 41  
Fisk Lydia   1804-10-02 14 years, 2 months, 7 days 43  
Fisk Lydia E 1823-02-11 17 years 50 Daughter of Ephraim & Experience Fisk
Fisk William P 1817-03-07 13 years, 7 months, 23 days 40 Son of Francis & Lydia Fisk
Fisk     1825-07-18     Daughter of Ephraim & Experience Fisk
Goff Elijah   1812-07-20 26 years 3 Son of Simeon & Chloe Goff
Hathaway Isaac   1798-12-25 1729-07-29 4 Husband of Phoebe; Revolutionary War veteran
Hathaway Phoebe   1785-08-18 51 years 5 Wife of Isaac Hathaway; "Mother of 16 children, 13 of which were living at her death."
Hoskins Hannah   1792-10-09 1746-06-28 54 Daughter of Joshua & Lydia Hoskins; Born in Taunton
Jenckes William   1794-10-29 38 years 12 Revolutionary War Veteran; Husband of Freelove Brown; Doctor
Luther Rebecca C 1829-06-06 17 years, 8 months, 18 days 29 Wife of Royal P. Luther
Manchester Joseph   1824-11-13 27 years 11  
Mason Chloe   1812-03-05 59 years 7 Consort of Timothy Mason
Mason John   1810     Stone Broken
Mason Joseph   1796-09-29 19 years, 2 days 18 Son of Timothy & Chloe Mason
Mason Joseph   1810-04-24 4 years 20 Son of David & Lucey Mason
Mason Marcy   1808-10-20   30  
Mason Martha   1822-03-12 42 years, 4 months, 23 days 45 Consort of Barnard Mason
Mason Philip   1813-07-24 69 years   Captain
Mason Timothy   1832-12-24 87 years 6 Husband of Chloe; Revolutionary War veteran; Stone Broken
Read Betty   1815-09-08 82 years 53 Wife of Joshua Read
Root Chloe   1795-11-19 55 years 56  
Unknown         19 Possibly: Briggs, Burton, Carpenter, Fisk, Mason, Willmarth
Unknown         47 Possibly: Briggs, Burton, Carpenter, Fisk, Mason, Willmarth
Unknown         57 Mrs. Melendy H??d??
Wells Adaline   1825-12-25 27 years 37 Wife of Shubael W Wells
Wells Norman J 1826-08-17   38 Son of Shubael W. & Adaline Wells
Wells Shubael W 1848-11-06 50 years 1 Husband of Adaline; Revolutionary War; Captain
Werden Clarissa   1811-12-19 6 months 23 Daughter of Alden & Chloe Werden
Werden Peter   1816-12-15 1761-03-05 24 Revolutionary War veteran; Colonel
Werden Peter   1808-02-21 1728-06-06 25 "Here lies the body of Peter Werden, late Pastor of the Church of Christ in Cheshire. He was born June 6, 1728. Converted by the Mighty Power of God to the Lord Jesus Christ May 9, 1748. In the mnoth of May 1751, he was ordained to the work of the Ministry in Warwick and continued measurably faithful in his Pastorial charge, to the close of his which was February the 21st, 1808.
Willmarth Clarissa   1812-10-04 24 years 36 Consort of Henry Willmarth
Willmarth Ephraim   1785-06-16 18 years 34 Son of Captain Shubael & Molly Willmarth
Willmarth Ephraim   1816-09-03 24 years 44 Son of Shubael & Judith C. Willmarth
Willmarth Molly   1790-10-02 48 years 33 Wife of Captain Shubael Willmarth
Willmarth Sarah C 1831-01-11 6 months, 22 days   Daughter of Henry & Mary A. Willmarth
Willmarth Waity   1811-05-24 25 years 35 Consort of Henry Willmarth
 
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