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Martha Hewes (Calef)

Birthplace: Roxbury, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts
Death: Died in Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Calef 1648-1719 and Maria / Mary Calef
Wife of Solomon Hewes
Mother of George Hewes; Benjamin Hewes; Hannah White; Elizabeth Mills; Dr. Daniel Hewes and 1 other
Sister of Joseph Calef 1671-1707; Robert Calef d. 1722; John Calef 1675-1748 NH; Jeremiah Calef d. 1762 in NH; Mary Calef Stevens and 2 others

Managed by: Douglas Michael Kastanotis
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About Martha Hewes

"Martha married, September 28, 1700, Solomon Hewes, lived in Portsmouth, N. H., and Wrentham, Mass., dying in the latter place at a great age, March 4, 1759. She was the grandmother of George R. T. Hewes, one of the party who threw the tea overboard in Boston Harbor, December 16, 1773." From The Granite Monthly: A New Hampshire Magazine Devoted to History, Volume 39, online.

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Martha Hewes's Timeline

Roxbury, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts
August 13, 1701
Age 21

8-25-1742, Boston

Member of Boston Tea Party

July 4, 1710
Age 30
Portsmouth, NH
December 22, 1714
Age 34
Portsmouth, Rockingham, NH, USA
Age 40
Age 40
March 4, 1759
Age 79
Wrentham, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States