Francis Eliphalet Jewett

23 September 1842–20 January 1920 (Age 77)
Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

The Life of Francis Eliphalet

When Francis Eliphalet Jewett was born on 23 September 1842, in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, his father, George Jewett, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Hale, was 26. He married Julia Anne Gross on 14 March 1872, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Bath, Lincoln, Maine, United States in 1850 and St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 20 January 1920, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in New St. Marcus Cemetery, Affton, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Eliphalet Jewett
Julia Anne Gross
Marriage: 14 March 1872
Charles Edwin Jewett
Nellie Gross Jewett
Walter Oakleaf Jewett
Frank Hale Jewett
Evelyn Jewett

Spouse and Children

14 March 1872
St. Louis, Missouri, United States


    Charles Edwin Jewett


    Nellie Gross Jewett


    Walter Oakleaf Jewett


    Frank Hale Jewett


    Evelyn Jewett


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 12

Historical Boundaries: 1854: Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Juwet, Jowet (feminine Juwette, Jowette). These originated as pet forms (with the Anglo-Norman French suffix -et(te)) of Juwe, Jowe, variants of Jull, a short form of Julian , which were borne by both men and women.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Francis E Jewett in household of George Jewett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Frank E Jewett in household of George Jewett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Francis Jewett, "United States Census, 1920"

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