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Luther Hemingway

Male 1787 - 1872  (85 years)


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  • Name Luther Hemingway  [1
    Born 2 Jan 1787  Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Feb 1872  [4, 5
    Buried Meeting House Cemetery, Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I33580  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DGH
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2021 

    Father Ebenezer Hemingway,   b. 26 May 1760, Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1839, Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Ruth Gates,   b. 12 Feb 1768, Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1854, Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married Jun 1786  Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 7, 8
    Family ID F19800  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Betsy Cummings 
    Married 26 Oct 1813  Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
    +1. Sarah E. Hemingway,   b. 1818, Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1907, Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F19799  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also called Luther Hemenway.

      "Brief Bio", posted to ancestry.com by user "janaiwin":

      Luther Sr., son of Ebenezer and Ruth Gates Hemenway, was born in Framingham January 2, 1787 and came to Marlborough with his parents when but six months old. He married, for his second wife, Eliza Cummings on October 26, 1813. She was of a well-known and honored New Hampshire family. He was a blacksmith by trade and had a shop in Marlborough and was familiarly known as Captain Hemenway. He was a stanch man, an old-time Whig, interested in educational affairs, and was one of the number who formed the Social Library Association. He removed to Jaffrey, where he died February 13, 1872.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5343] History and Genealogy of the Jewetts of America by Frederic Clarke Jewett. Rowley, Massachusetts: Jewett Family of America, 1908.

    2. [S5341] Find a Grave page for Capt Luther Hemenway., date only.

    3. [S5342] New Hampshire, U.S., Birth Index, 1659-1900, on ancestry.com.

    4. [S5344] Find a Grave page for Ruth Gates Hemingway., year only.

    5. [S5341] Find a Grave page for Capt Luther Hemenway.

    6. [S5174] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, on ancestry.com.

    7. [S5345] Find a Grave page for Ebenezer Hemenway., year only.

    8. [S5394] A Genealogical History of the Rice Family: Descendants of Deacon Edmund Rice by Andrew Henshaw Ward. Boston: C. Benjamin Richardson, 1858., year only.

    9. [S3437] New Hampshire, marriage and divorce records, 1659-1947, on ancestry.com.