New Find: Israel Adams Headstone
Inscription reads: "HERE LYES YE BODY OF MR ISRAEL ADAMS OF NEWBURY DIED DECEMBER 12TH 1714 IN YE 26TH YEAR OF HIS AGE."
- Newbury births: ADAMS, Israeli, s. Abraham and Mary, Dec. 25, 1688.
- Newbury marriages: ADAMS, Israel, and Rebecca Atkinson, Oct. 15, 1714. *
- Waltham deaths: ADAMS, Israel of Newbury, Dec. 12 [dup. Dec. 19], 1714, in 26th y. G.R
Rebecca and Israel had a son, who was baptized in Newbury Apr. 26, 1716.
His wife, Rebecca, married, 2nd, Joseph Hilton, of Exeter, Oct. 10, 1716, in Newbury.
Grove Hill Cemetery (aka Old Burial Ground) was established in 1703 and is located on Main Street. All photos donated by and copyright © of Bill Boyington.