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Centenarians

The total number of centenarians in the world remains uncertain. It has been estimated by the Population Division of the United Nations as 23,000 in 1950, 110,000 in 1990, 150,000 in 1995, 209,000 in 2000 and 324,000 in 2005.   … Continue reading

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Maximilian Jewett II

Maximilian JEWETT II (1672-1730) was Alex’s 8th Great Grandfather; one of 512 in this generation of the Miller line. Deacon Maximilian Jewett was born 5 Feb 1672 in Rowley, Essex, Mass. His parents were Ezekiel JEWETT and Faith PARRATT. He … Continue reading

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Albert Miner – An Original Mormon

Albert Miner (1809 – 1848) is the grandson of Sgt Elihu MINER Jr. and the first cousin of  Philo Sidney MINER Sr.   Alex’s 4th great grandfather, one of 32 in this generation.  I thought he was Philo’s next door neighbor in the 1840 Kinsman, … Continue reading

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Thomas Harvey

Thomas HARVEY (1617 – 1651) was Alex’s 11th Great Grandfather; one of 4,096 in this generation of the Miner line. Thomas Harvey was born in 1617 in Ashill, Somerstshire, England. His parents were Thomas HARVEY Sr. and Joan COLLIER.  He married Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Henry Lancaster I

Henry LANCASTER I (1605 – 1705) was Alex’s 10th Great Grandfather, one of 2,048 in this generation of the Shaw line. Henry Lancaster (Langstar, Langstaff, Lankester) was baptized 20 Apr 1605 in Woodplumpton,   City of Preston, Lancashire, England.  His parents were … Continue reading

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Ebenezer Foster

Ebenezer FOSTER (1709 – 1749) was Alex’s 7th Grandfather; one of 256 in this generation of the Shaw line. Ebenezer Foster was born 20 Aug 1709 in Dorchester, Mass.  He had a twin, Robert of which nothing more is known. … Continue reading

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Jonathan Wilmarth

Jonathan WILMARTH (1656 – 1733) was Alex’s 9th Great Grandfather, one of 1,024 in this generation of the Shaw line. Jonathan Wilmarth was born in 1656 in Rehoboth, Mass.  His parents were Thomas WILMARTH and Elizabeth BLISS.  He married Esther … Continue reading

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