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Ebenezer Pitts

Birthplace: Taunton, (Present Bristol County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Death: Died in Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Pitts and Mary Hodges
Husband of Elizabeth Pitts
Father of Elizabeth Pitts; Sarah Pitts; Hannah Pitts; Hopestill Talbot (Pitts); Captain George Pitts and 1 other
Brother of Samuel Pitts; Mary Hathaway; Sarah Pitts; Alice Wilbor and Peter Pitts
Half brother of John Hodges and Henry Hodges

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About Capt. Ebenezer Pitts

The third son and youngest of Peter and Mary Pitts' six children, Ebenezer Pitts was arguably the most successful of Peter and Mary's progeny. Ebenezer Pitts was appr. 29 years of age when he married appr. 18 year old Elizabeth Hoskins (born "about 1680" / Taunton, MA) "about 1698". Elizabeth was the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Knapp) Hoskins.....A well developed source references that Ebenezer Pitts "was involved in many land and commercial transactions, and was by 1713 a resident, large land owner, and shipyard operator in Taunton South Purchase (Dighton). Beginning on July 9, 1713 with the sale of the shipyard to John King, Ebenezer began conveying his holdings to others. Served as Dighton, MA selectman between 1716 and 1726".....Ebenezer Pitts died Feb. 28, 1733 / 1734 in Dighton, with his will dated Jan. 9, 1733 and proved Apr. 17, 1734. Ebenezer Pitts is interred in the "Old Burying Ground" in Dighton, MA.

The Pitts Family Chronicles / Chapter 2

Charles Phillip Pitts, M.A. / 2011

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Capt. Ebenezer Pitts's Timeline

Taunton, (Present Bristol County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
Age 29
Taunton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts
October 1700
Age 31
Taunton, Bristol, MA
Age 32
Dighton, Bristol, MA, USA
Age 38
Dighton, Bristol, MA, USA
July 3, 1709
Age 40
Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
September 15, 1715
Age 46
Taunton, Bristol, MA, USA
February 28, 1734
Age 65
Dighton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts, (Present USA)
Dighton, Bristol, MA, USA