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About Elijah Avery
David Avery (No.511) said he m. Lucy Babcock; Sweet, in "The Averys of Groton," says that he m. Lucy Stoddard.
THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 386-7
Lost at sea. This headstone is in memory of him. It reads:
In Memory of Mrs. Prudence Avery wife of Mr. Amos Avery who died Oct 25 1806 in the 58th year of her age And in Memory of Elijah their son who was lost at sea Sept 3d 1806 in the 23d year of his age.