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Jonathan Stetson

Male 1768 - 1857  (89 years)


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  • Name Jonathan Stetson 
    Born 30 June 1768  Bridgewater, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 22 October 1768  Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 6 December 1857  South Scituate (Norwell), MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • From The Descendants of Cornet Robert Stetson:
      Jonathan resided at Carver and Marshfield.
      Jonathan was a man of many business interests. He built and conducted a Furnace in Carver for 14 years. He owned a forge in Hanson and a store in East Bridgewater. In 1810 he went to Marshfield and erected a cotton factory which he carried on for 28 years. This was the first cotton factory put in operation in Plymouth County.
      His last days were spent in Scituate in the mansion now known as “The Elms” near Norwell Center. [1]
    Person ID I138179  Schirado
    Last Modified 13 July 2013 

    Father Abisha Stetson,   b. 20 May 1738, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 July 1777, East Bridgewater, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Sarah Crocker,   b. 28 October 1743, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 November 1810, East Bridgewater, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 2 April 1761  Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F79342  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Huldah Magoon,   b. 25 December 1769, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1831, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 16 December 1791  Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Huldah Stetson,   b. 25 August 1797, Carver, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 August 1856, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. Eliza Stetson,   b. 2 September 1805, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 August 1864, Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Family ID F91609  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Sally Curtis 
    Married 15 December 1835  Scituate, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F91610  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S704] Oscar Frank Stetson, (Providence: Stetson Kindred of America, 1933).

    2. [S5] (NEHGS, Boston, 1909).


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