Person:Jabez Lynde (2)

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Name Jabez Lynde
Gender Male
Birth? 1773 Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 1796 United Statesto Clarissa Woodruff
Immigration[1] 1803 Whitby (township), Ontario, Ontario, Canadafrom Massachusetts, through New York State
Death? 1856 Whitby (township), Ontario, Ontario, Canada

There is a gravestone in the Hicksite Society of Friends Burial Ground in Ajax to the memory of Clarissa Woodruff Lynde. There is no inscription for Jabez on the gravestone.

Further notes in the website of the Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection (www.ourontario.ca/whitby) described Sylvester Bernard Lynde as Jabez and Clarissa eldest son, but no others are named.

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  1. From notes appended to photographs found in the website of the Whitby Online Historic Photographs Collection (www.ourontario.ca/whitby):

    Jabez Lynde (1773-1856) was born in Brookfield, MA. He married Clarissa Woodruff (1774-1830) in 1796. In 1803 Jabez and Clarissa emigrated to Canada, settling at the area now known as Lynde Creek in 1804.