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Moses Jewett

Birthplace: Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire
Immediate Family:

Son of Jonathan Jewett and Mary Jewett
Husband of Martha Jewett
Father of John Jewett; Jacob Jewett; Mary Conner; Moses Jewett; Samuel Jewett and 5 others
Brother of Joseph Jewett; Benjamin Jewett; Jedediah Jewett; Jacob Jewett; Mehitable Thurston and 3 others

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About Moses Jewett

He settled in Exeter, N.H., which at that time was a wilderness, and included the territory that now comprises five or six towns. As a young man he was employed by General Conner, who was in command of the soldiers stationed there,to protect the settlement from the Indians, in preparing timber for shipment by ships of his Majesty, George ll, then lying in Portsmouth harbour. Later he was engaged in farming. (Jewett Genealogy)



  1. History and Genealogy of the Jewetts of America: a record of Edward Jewett, of Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire, England, and of his two emigrant sons, Deacon Maximilian and Joseph Jewett, settlers of Rowley, Massachusetts, in 1639; also of Abraham and John Jewett, early settlers of Rowley, and of the Jewetts who have settled in the United States since the year 1800 by Frederic Clarke Jewett. Published 1908 by The Grafton press in New York. Page 80-81
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Moses Jewett's Timeline

November 5, 1715
Rowley, Essex, Massachusetts
November 17, 1737
Age 22
Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA

Wedding was in Bradford (now Haverhill), Essex, Massachusetts, according to the Jewett genealogy.

New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947
Name: Martha Hale
Marriage Date: 17 Nov 1737
Event Type: Marriage
Clerk's Location: Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire
Gender: Female
Spouse Name: Moses Jewett
Spouse Gender: Male
FHL Film Number:
Source Information: New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data:
"New Hampshire Marriage Records 1637–1947." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2011. “New Hampshire Statewide Marriage Records 1637–1947,” database, FamilySearch, 2009. New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records. “Marriage Records.” New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord.

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Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
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Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States