Josiah Leavitt (1653-1708) grave stone

Image taken at Hingham Cemetery, behind the Old Ship Church, Hingham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts

 

Josiah Leavitt was one of the sons of John Leavitt, who emigrated to New England in 1634 and later settled in Hingham. Josiah was born on 4 May 1653 to John and Sarah (Gilman) Leavitt, married Margaret Johnson in 1676, produced 9 children, lived his entire life in Hingham, and died there on 14 Sep 1708.

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Taken on October 8, 2008