Jabez ATHEARN

Male 1678 - 1761  (83 years)


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  • Name Jabez ATHEARN 
    Born 10 Oct 1678  Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Nov 1761  West Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried West Tisbury Village Cemetery, West Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • “13. JABEZ ATHEARN, (Simonl), b. 10 Oct. 1678, res. T., gentleman, lawyer and Clerk of Courts. He m. (1) KATHERINE BELCHER 30 Nov. 1705; (dau. of Moses and Mary (Nash) Belcher of Braintree, Mass.), who was b. 5 July 1686 and d. 3 Apr. 1752 [She is buried at West Tisbury Village Cemetery]; (2) Mrs. THANKFUL (DAGGETT) (36) BUTLER DAGGETT (wid. of Zephaniah Butler and Brotherton Daggett) who was b. Apr. 1696 and d. 2 July 1766. Jabez Athearn d. 29 Nov. 1761 [and is buried at West Tisbury Village Cemetery.]”

      West Tisbury Village Cemetery Stone:

      “Here lies Buried
      the Body of
      JABEZ ATHEARN ESQr.
      who departed this
      Life November ye 29th
      AD 1761
      In the 83d Year
      of his Age.”««s35»» [1]
    Person ID I6880  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2013 

    Father Simon ATHEARN,   b. 1642, Boughton, Blem, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1714, West Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Mary BUTLER,   b. 21 Jan 1652, Edgartown, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1741, West Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 4 Oct 1665 
    Family ID F2534  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Katherine BELCHER,   b. 5 Jul 1686, Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1752, West Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1705  Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Katherine ATHEARN,   b. 23 Apr 1708, Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1754, Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     2. Mary ATHEARN,   b. 28 Oct 1711, Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1795, Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Ezra ATHEARN,   b. 23 Mar 1713, Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Elizabeth ATHEARN,   b. 13 Apr 1715,   d. 2 Sep 1789  (Age 74 years)
     5. Abijah ATHEARN,   b. 18 Feb 1716, Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Abigail ATHEARN,   b. 24 Feb 1726, Martha’s Vineyard, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F2529  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Thankful DAGGETT,   b. Apr 1696, Dukes Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F2533  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Oct 1678 - Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Nov 1705 - Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Nov 1761 - West Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - West Tisbury Village Cemetery, West Tisbury, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Athearn, Jabez
    Athearn, Jabez

  • Sources 
    1. [S35] The History of Martha’s Vineyard, Dukes County, Massachusetts., Banks, Charles., (Martha’s Vineyard Historical Society, 1911. 3 v.).