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    Cephas Hawks

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    • Great-grandfather of Howard Hawks — 4th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 1 Nov 1773 
    • Birth Location:
    • Deerfield, Franklin, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 17 May 1857 
    • Death Location:
    • Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Violett Cemetery, Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 2 May 1799 
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  • Sources for Cephas Hawks

    • 1 Federal Census , IN, Elkhart County, 1850, Elkhart, Image 22 of 25, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 (Online Datebase) , New England Historic Genealogical Society (2001-2008) , Deerfield, Vol. 1, p. 70, Birth record for Cephas Hawks.
    • 4 Pictorial and Biographical Memoirs of Elkhart and St. Joseph Counties, Indiana: Together wit h Biographies of . . . , Chicago: Goodspeed Brothers, Publishers (1893) , 648, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 5 Lane, Imogene Hawks , John Hawks: A Founder of Hadley, Massachusetts: After a Sojourn of Twenty-Four Years at Winds or, Connecticut . . . , Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc. (1989) , 88, 155-158, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).
    • 6 McCarthy, Todd , Howard Hawks: The Grey Fox of Hollywood , New York: Grove Press (1997) , Chapter 1.