Died in Lunenburg, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
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Solomon Stewart (son of James and Elizabeth was born in Rowley, Mass., in 1698.
He resided in Rowley, Salem, and Lunenburg, Mass.
He married in Andover, Mass., June 28, 1727 Martha Farrington of that town. Their children were Benjamin, Solomon, Phineas, Daniel, William, James, Jacob and Mary. Solomon Stewart died in Lunenburg February 28, 1758. Martha, wife of Solomon Stewart died in 1777, and her gravestone declares
" She was a Virtuous Wife, a kind Neighbor and a tender Parent.
Mournful Children here I lie
as you are Now So Once Was I
As I am Now So You Must be
Prepare yourselves to Follow Me."
From: Ancestry of the Stewarts, Howardstown, Canaan, Bloomfield, Skowhegan (Early History), By A. W. STEWART, AUGUSTA, MAINE, Sprague Journal of Maine History
Vol. VIII, Aug., Sept., Oct., 1920, No. 2, page 151-153.
Burial: South Cemetery, Lunenburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Martha by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Martha: