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I found the following in my files which may help verify some ages. It was given to me in good faith for business reasons. - Paul S. Cerquoz, April 19, 1998.
At the top of this handwritten document was the notation "Give to Franklin, NY. for History"
Dear Grandfather Joseph Waters born 1748 Died June 13th 1811 aged 60 years Lydia Gillett (his wife) born Aug 19 1750 Died Dec 23rd 1841 aged 91 years 4 months 4 days Joseph Jr. Born Jan 30th 1772 Died Aug 28th 1859 aged 87 years & 4 months (lacking 2 dys) Huldah Jones (his wife) born June 26th 1780 died June 10th 1877 aged 67 (lacking 16 days) Erastus born 1773 last of Dec or the 1st of Jan 1774 died March 16th 1855 age 81 years Sally Edgerton (his wife) died March 6th 1848 aged 59 years. Lydia Waters (wife of John (Wattles) born 1776 (we think), Died July 10th 1857 age 81 Please fill out Anna Waters Feb 1st 1780, died May 12th 1860 age 80 yrs Polly Waters born 1783, Died Jan 17th 1831 age 48 years Russell (by our own computation) born 1787 Died 1835 age 48 years Ozias born (we think) March 3d 1790 Died January 8th 1877 age nearly 87years Eppaphias G. born February 7th 1794 Died April 12th 1872 age 78 Left out by mistake Anna Phelps wife of Ozias born February 1794 Died Aug 25 1876 age 82 yrs 7 mos. Waters family all born in Hebron
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