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SNELL Martha

Female 1692 - 1750  (57 years)Deceased


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  • Name  SNELL Martha  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born  8 Oct 1692  Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Gender  Female 
    Died  19 Mar 1749/50  [4, 6
    Age  57 years 
    Buried  Old Graveyard, West Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Footstone of Martha Snell Fobes at Old Graveyard in West Bridgewater, MA
    Footstone of Martha Snell Fobes at Old Graveyard in West Bridgewater, MA
    Gravestone of Martha Snell Fobes at Old Graveyard in West Bridgewater, MA
    Gravestone of Martha Snell Fobes at Old Graveyard in West Bridgewater, MA
    The gravestone read:

    In memory of Mrs. Martha, ye wife of Dea. Ephraim Fobes,
    who died March 19th, 1750, in the 58th year of her age

    The Son of God who reigns avove
    Where angels dwell and saints in love,
    Down to this world will come and then
    This matron grave shall rise again.
    Rise, did I say, yes, rise she must
    Out of this silent bed of dust;
    If charity informs us right,
    To shine in realms of endless light.
    Person ID  I11903  One Big Family Tree
    Last Modified  14 Nov 2011 

    Father  SNELL Thomas,   b. , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1724 
    Mother  HARRIS Martha,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F7334  Group Sheet

    Family  FOBES Ephraim,   b. 9 Feb 1687/88, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1755  Age: 66 years 
    Married  1714  [1, 2, 4
    Children 
     1. FOBES Ephraim, Jr.,   b. 1 Jul 1716, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1802  Age: 85 years
     2. FOBES Martha,   b. 16 Sep 1719,   d. 13 Dec 1725  Age: 6 years
     3. FOBES Mercy,   b. 1722,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. FOBES Bethiah,   b. 18 Jun 1725, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1755  Age: 29 years
     5. FOBES Martha,   b. 4 Sep 1728,   d. 16 Nov 1781  Age: 53 years
     6. FOBES Hannah,   b. 1731,   d. 1807  Age: 76 years
     7. FOBES Abigail,   b. 4 Oct 1734, Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  14 Nov 2011 
    Family ID  F4246  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Oct 1692 - Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Old Graveyard, West Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S114] The Howard Genealogy, Heman Howard, (Brockton, MA: The Standard Printing Co., 1903.), p. 5. (Reliability: 3), 8 Mar 2009.

    2. [S51] History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Nahum Mitchell, (Boston, MA: Kidder & Wright, 1840.), p. 163, 309. (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2011.

    3. [S49] Vital Records of Bridgewater, MA to 1850, New England Historic Genealogical Society, (Boston, MA: n.p., 1916.), Vol. 1: p. 297. (Reliability: 3), 1 May 2011.

    4. [S115] Epitaphs in Old Bridgewater, MA, Williams Latham, (Bridgewater, MA: Henry T. Pratt, 1882.), p. 24. (Reliability: 3), 14 Nov 2011.

    5. [S51] History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Nahum Mitchell, (Boston, MA: Kidder & Wright, 1840.), p. 309. (Reliability: 3), 28 Apr 2011.

    6. [S51] History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater, Nahum Mitchell, (Boston, MA: Kidder & Wright, 1840.), p. 163. (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2011.