He passed away in December, 1843 at Marshfield, Massachusetts, age 38 yrs, 6 mos, of Typhus Fever [A], and is buried at the Plainville Cemetery, Marshfield .
A. Jabez is refered to as "Capt" on the record. Also listed as "family" on his death record  is Mrs Pamela Lapham, widow of Jonathan Joyce, age 69, and Miss Lucy Lapham, unmarried, age 31, both died of Typhus Fever, December 25th.
↑ "Descendants of William Shurtleff of Plymouth...", Benjamin Shurtleff, Revere Massachusetts, 1912; v1, pg 123
↑"Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916," database, FamilySearch (accessed 17 September 2019), Jabez Lapham in entry for Elisha Winslow Lapham and Ella Franklin Damon, 12 Feb 1867; citing Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, town halls, Rhode Island, and Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence; FHL microfilm 914,407
↑"Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, FamilySearch (13 March 2018), Hannah Mitchell in entry for Elish Winslow Lapham, 17 Oct 1918; citing Death, Needham, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, certificate number 102, page 296, State Archives, Boston
↑ Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 17 September 2019), memorial page for Jabez Lapham (17 Jun 1805–30 Dec 1843), Find A Grave: Memorial #142616460, citing Plainville Cemetery, Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by James Bianco (contributor 47745493)