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Nehemiah Hobart

16.    NEHEMIAH4 (David3 Peter2 Edmund1), b. in Hing. Apr. 27, 1697. m. first, Jan. 14,
1724-25, Lydia Jacob, dau. of Dea. Peter and Hannah (Allen) Jacob. She was b. in Hing. Apr. 16, 1705, and d. 12 Feb. 1736-37, Št. 32d yr. He m. secondly, Apr. 5, 1739,
Elizabeth, dau. of Aaron and Sarah Pratt. She was b. in Hing. sec. pre. Dec. 5, 1697, and surviving him, m. secondly, Apr. 6, 1742, Jonathan Merritt of Scit. Nehemiah d. 31 May, 1740, Št. 43 yrs. He was grad. at Har. Coll. 1714; ord. pastor of the sec. church in Hing. (Coh.), Dec.13, 1721, and continued as the minister of that parish until his decease, a period of more than eighteen yrs.
    Ch., all b. in Hing.; by w. Lydia, were -

i. JOHN JACOB, Nov. 6, 1725, d. 20 Dec. 1735.
ii. SARAH, July 2, 1727. m. (1) Jan. 9,1752, Francis Lincoln, and (2) Oct. 7, 1764, Dea. Isaac Lincoln, widr. She d. 11 Oct. 1815, Št. 88 yrs.
iii. JEROM, March 2, 1728-29, d. 22 Jan. 1735-36.
iv. JUSTIN, Jan. 27, 1730-31. Removed to Fairfield, Conn., where he m. and had issue.
v. LYDIA, Feb. 9, 1732-33. m. (1) June 4, 1752, Nehemiah Ripley, and (2) May 6,1784, Enoch Lincoln, widr.
vi. HANNAH, Jan. 20, 1734-35. m. Nov. 17, 1757, Abel Kent, and d. 20 March, 1767.
vii. JOHN JACOB, Jan. 18, 1736-37, d. in two weeks.

Source:  History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts, published by the town in 1893. Vol. II, pg. 340.

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