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Jewett Memorial Photo
Rowley MA

Jewett Memorial in the Rowley MA Cemetery.    Taken by Henry Rollins before Oct. 1996 (provided by Basil Percy)

Near this spot, their graves unmarked, lie buried
Maximilian and Joseph Jewett
sons of
Edward and Mary (Taylor) Jewett
of Bradford England
They came over in in 1638 in the company led by
Rev. Ezekiel Rodgers
which settled the town of Rowley in the spring of 1639
1607 - Maximilian Jewett - 1684
Deacon of the Church Forty Five Years
Selectman, Moderator of Town Meetings
Representative in the General Court Twenty Years
1609 - Joseph Jewett - 1660-61
A Distinguished Merchant
Served the Town on important Committees
Representative in the General Court Five Years

Erected by the Jewett Family of America  A.D. 1912

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15-Feb-97