Massachusetts, from its first settlement has become my first place to
look for information about my Abington cousins. On page 369 I found the
Irene Shaw of Weymouth, December 24, 1837. Their children were—
October 4, 1860.
Now I knew there were more children who were not listed on the monument.
Could they have been buried there and the names not inscribed on the blank
western side of the marker? It was far more likely they had survived to
adulthood and were buried elsewhere. But what about the inscription
for Frank, Grace and Robert on the south side? Grandchildren perhaps?
First though, I wanted to check on Worthy's parents, I looked on the previous
"III. Mr. Ezra Duuham was born in Plymouth, May 10, 1785; married, first,