Ephraim Stiles

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Ephraim Stiles, possibly the son of Moses Stiles and Abigail (…) (who are buried in the same cemetery), was born about 14 April 1791.1 He died 19 September 1826,1 and was buried at First Presbyterian Church of Hanover Cemetery, Hanover, Morris Co., New Jersey, where his stone is inscribed:
Memory of
Ephraim Stiles,
who died Sept. 19, 1826,
Aged 35 Years 4 Months &
27 Days.
I've left the world, farewell each friend.1

Ephraim married Phebe Cook, daughter of Zebulon Cook and Mary Jones.2,3


Phebe Cook b. 12 Aug 1792, d. 20 Dec 1869
This person was last edited on10 Jun 2015


  1. [S217] William O. Wheeler and Edmund D. Halsey, Inscriptions on the Tombstones and Monuments in the Grave Yards at Whippany and Hanover, Morris County, N. J. (1894; reprint, Lambertville, New Jersey: Hunterdon House, 1984), 81, further cited as Wheeler and Halsey, Hanover Graves.
  2. [S80] George H. Cook, Notes for a Genealogy of the Family of Ellis Cook, of Southampton, L.I., N. Y. (New Brunswick, New Jersey: p.p., [1886]), 8, further cited as Cook, Notes for Ellis Cook.
  3. [S981] Moses S. Beach, Rev. William Ely and Geo. B. Vanderpoel (ed.), The Ely Ancestry: Lineage of Richard Ely of Plymouth, England, who came to Boston, Mass., about 1655, & settled at Lyme, Conn, in 1660 (New York: The Calumet Press, 1902), 463, further cited as Beach, Ely, and Vanderpoel, The Ely Ancestry.