Ephraim Marsh

Brief Life History of Ephraim

When Ephraim Marsh was born on 2 April 1710, in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, John Marsh, was 46 and his mother, Lydia Emerson, was 42. He married Hannah Smith on 13 May 1731, in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He died on 6 October 1760, in his hometown, at the age of 50, and was buried in Derry, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America.

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Ephraim Marsh
1710–1760
Hannah Smith
1710–
Marriage: 13 May 1731
Mary Marsh
1731–1740
Abigail Marsh
1754–
George Marsh
1732–
Hannah Marsh
1733–
Sarah Mash
1734–
Abigail Marsh
1736–1763
Ephraim Marsh
1738–1825
Ruth Marsh
1739–1816
Lydia Marsh
1741–1752
Phebe Marsh
1744–1785
Samuel Marsh
1745–1825
Daniel Marsh
1748–1750
John Marsh
1751–
Onesiphoras Marsh
1756–

Sources (23)

  • Ephraim Mash, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Ephraim March, "Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916"
  • Ephraim Marsh in the U.S., Find a Grave™ Index, 1600s

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Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a marsh or fen, Middle English mersch (Old English mersc), or a habitational name from any of various minor places called with this word, for example in Yorkshire, Shropshire and Buckinghamshire.

Americanized form of German Marsch .

Americanized form of Slovenian Marš: unexplained. Compare Mars 7.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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