Mary Bement

F, (31 March 1763 - 9 May 1845)
Father-Biological*Deacon John Bement b. 3 May 1734, d. 10 Sep 1810
Mother-Biological*Mary Wait b. 5 Jun 1740, d. 8 Mar 1823
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Last Edited=4 Apr 2024
Gravestone of Mary "Molly" (Bement) Sherwin
     Mary Bement was born on 31 March 1763 at Ashfield, Massachusetts.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Deacon John Bement and Mary Wait.

Mary Bement, age 22, married Deacon Nathaniel Sherwin, age 25 , son of Deacon Joshua Sherwin and Esther Badger, on 1 September 1785 at Ashfield, Massachusetts.1,2,4,5,6 Mary Bement died on 9 May 1845 at Buckland, Massachusetts, at age 82.1,2,7,3 She was buried on 19 May 1845 at Old Cemetery #01, Buckland, Massachusetts, in row 9, stone 35.3

Compeller's Notes:
The record in Find-a-Grave gives her birth date as 1 April 1763

The record in Find-a-Grave gives her death date as 10 May 1845.

Children of Mary Bement and Deacon Nathaniel Sherwin


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  2. Burrell, Alyce Adams. A Genealogy of Sherwin - Shedd and Allied Families in America. Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1990.
  3. Find-a-Grave. Online
  4. Eddy Fund. Vital Records of Ashfield Massachusetts, to the Year 1850. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1942.
  5. Holbrook Research Institute. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988. Provo, Utah: Operations, 2011.
  6. New England Historic Genealogical Society. Massachusetts, U.S., Town Marriage Records, 1620-1850. Provo, Utah: Operations, 1999.
  7. Essex Institute. Vital Records of Buckland, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849. Salem, Massachusetts: Essex Instatute, 1934.