Esther Fithian

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Esther Fithian, daughter of Aaron Fithian and Bethiah Gardiner, was born about 23 July 1720.1,2 She died 20 January 1759,1,3 and was buried at North End Graveyard, Southampton, Suffolk Co., New York, where her stone is inscribed:
wife of Obadiah Jones
Ae 38-5-28.4

Esther married Obadiah Johnes, son of Samuel Johnes and Hester Stephens, at East Hampton, Suffolk Co., New York, 23 April 1741.5,1


Obadiah Johnes b. 7 Feb 1715, d. 18 Dec 1790
This person was last edited on13 Nov 2015


  1. [S171] George Rogers Howell, The Early History of Southampton L.I., New York with Genealogies. Revised, Corrected and Enlarged. Albany, New York: Weed, Parsons and Co., 2nd ed., 1887, 336 #8. CD-ROM reprint, Genealogy and History of the Town of Southampton, New York (, 2007), further cited as History of Southampton.
  2. [S1546] Fred Saar, Find A Grave memorial #17475095, added 15Jan 2007, online, accessed May 2015, further cited as Find A Grave.
  3. [S2005] Frederic Gregory Mather, The Refugees of 1776 from Long Island to Connecticut (1913; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1972), 432, further cited as Mather, Refugees of 1776.
  4. [S1546] Find A Grave, memorial #17475095.
  5. [S2004] , Records of the Town of East Hampton, Long Island, Suffolk Co., N.Y.: With Other Ancient Documents of Historic Value (9 vols., Sag Harbor, New York: J. H. Hunt, 1887-1943), 5:530, further cited as Records of the Town of East Hampton.