ntinued building at East Boston.
In all, his list of vessels reached a hundred.
Waterman and Ewell succeeded Paul & J. O. Curtis at Magoun's yard.
Mr. Foster Waterman was born in Barnstable, Junce he came to Medford and lived in the house of Oakman Joyce.
He formed a partnership with Mr. Henry Ewell.
They built here fifty-one vessels.
He died at Nantasket beach at his summer residence, July 22, 1870.
His daughter is Mrs. R. H. Stearns, of Boston.
His partner, Mr. Henry Ewell, born at Marshfield, Dec. 31, 1806, was apprenticed to Thatcher Magoun at the age of seventeen.
The house the corner of Pleasant street and Riverside avenue now occupied by Mrs. Cudworth was built for Mr. Ewell and afterward sold to Mr. William Cudworth.
On giving up business in Medford Mr. Ewell went tMr. Ewell went to Quincy and then to East Boston, continuing in the same business.
From 1831 to 1860 many of the houses on Ship street were built by Mr. Oakman Joyce, who came to Medford with his brother Samuel