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Benjamin Price, sr.

Birthplace: Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey, USA
Death: Died in Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey, USA
Place of Burial: elizabeth,n.j., union co..
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Price and Mary Alice Price
Husband of Mary Price
Father of Sarah Hatfield; Benjamin Price, jr.; abigail Hatfield and Joseph Price
Brother of Ephraim Price and Abigail Lee

Managed by: Jack George Mitchell
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About Benjamin Price, sr.

Birth: 1676 Elizabeth Union County New Jersey, USA Death: Nov. 27, 1773 Elizabeth Union County New Jersey, USA

Born 100 years before the American Revolution, the long-lived colonist "Benjamin Price, Esq." died in his 97th year, 3 years short of the 13 colonies' Declaration of Independence. His brown sandstone stele, from the Elizabethtown workshop of master carver Ebenezer Price, reads: "HERE lies ye Body of Benjamin Price, Esqr who died Novr 27th Anno Domini 1773 In the 97th Year of His Age

Pray look upon my Grave, All you that passeth by, Where one doth live to such an Age Thousands do younger die"

Family links:

 Sarah Price Hatfield (1704 - 1783)*
 Benjamin Price (1708 - 1759)*
 Abigail Price Hetfield (1711 - 1781)*
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Burial: First Presbyterian Churchyard Elizabeth Union County New Jersey, USA

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Benjamin Price, sr.'s Timeline

Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey, USA
Age 23
Elizabethtown, New Jersey, United States
Age 28
union co.
Age 32
Age 35
November 27, 1773
Age 97
Elizabethtown, Essex, New Jersey, USA
elizabeth,n.j., union co..