Mary Anne Bell1

b. 1789
Relationships3rd great-granddaughter of John Hinds
1st cousin 1 time removed of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Andrew Bell1
Mother*Catherine Clarke1
Birth*1789Mary Anne Bell was born about 1789 at Drumheel, County Cavan, Ireland.2
(Future Wife) Marriage Settlement7 November 1810Three separate memorial deeds, each dated 7 November 1810, were made and recorded regarding the marriage settlement agreement concerning the intended marriage between Mary Anne Bell and George Burrows. The first, an indented deed of marriage settlement, identified, and placed in trust, the lands and income of the future groom. It was made between Andrew Bell of Drumheel, County Cavan, Esq. and Catherine (Clarke) Bell, his wife, of the first part, Mary Anne Bell of Drumheel, spinster, only daughter of Andrew and Catherine (Clarke) Bell, of the second part, George Burrows of Moynehall, County Cavan, Captain in his Majesty's 82nd Regiment of Foot of the third part, the Reverend Robert Thomas Bell of Drumheel and John Cummins of the city of Dublin of the fourth part. Stating that whereas a marriage is intended shortly to be had and solemnized by and between George Burrows and Mary Anne Bell and whereas George Burrows is now seized and possessed of all that and those the town and lands of Drumcullin, Corcraff and Glasdrumman, situate lying and being in the parish of Ballyhaise in the county of Cavan under and by virtue of lease for lives renewable forever at the yearly rent of £25 sterling and which said lands are now situate for and produce a yearly rent of £25 or thereabouts, the indenture witnessed that for and in consideration of the intended marriage and for and in consideration of the grant and assessment therein contained and for the sum of 10 shillings in hand paid by Robert Thomas Bell and John Cummins, the receipt thereof hereby acknowledged, he George Burrows did thereby grant, bargain, sell, release and confirm unto Robert Thomas Bell and John Cummins, their heirs and assigns, all that and those, the towns and lands here before mentioned, together with the rights, premises and appurtenances thereto belonging or in anywise appertaining to, to have and to hold the towns and lands with their rights, premises, appurtenances for Robert Thomas Bell and John Cummins, their heirs and assigns, for and during the life and lives of the rents and respective premises named in the respective leases under which said premises are held or in any rent or rents as are now in levy and for and during the life and lives of every and any person or persons as shall or may from time to time hereafter be added by virtue of the perpetual clause.____________________________________________________________________ The deed was signed by the parties, witnessed by the Reverend Thomas Snyder and George Thomas Hinds, both of the city of Dublin, and recorded on 30 April 1811.1,3,4
(Future Wife) Marriage Settlement7 November 1810The second deed was an indented deed of appointment dated 7 November 1810 and was made between Andrew Bell of Drumheel, County Cavan, Esq. and Catherine (Clarke) Bell, his wife, of the one part, and Mary Anne Bell of Drumheel, spinster, only daughter of Andrew and Catherine (Clarke) Bell of the other part. Whereas Mary Anne's grandfather, Ralph Clarke, late of Drumheel, duly made and published his last will and testament and thereby gave, devised and bequeathed unto trustees therein named, all his rights and rents in and to the towns and lands of Cornadrung and Polladooey in the county of Longford, the towns and lands of Drumheel, Drumlark, Drumlion, Drumnalaragh, Drummury, Newtown, Kilnacreevy, Urney, Cornaseer, Greaghrahan, Thomascourt, Crocknahattin, and the oak wood called Thomas Wood, all situate lying and being in the county of Cavan, to hold unto the said trustees therein named subject to the limitations therein and therein after mentioned. That is to say as to one-half or equal shares of the said lands and premises, Ralph Clarke, the testator, gave, devised and bequeathed to his daughter Catherine (Clarke) Bell, party hereto, during her natural life and from and after her decease he gave and devised the same to such of her natural issue and in such shares and proportions that she should think proper. The deed then stated that whereas a marriage is intended shortly to be had and solemnized by and between George Burrows of Moynehall in the county of Cavan Esq. and Mary Anne Bell, and whereas Catherine Bell hath agreed to charge all the money in the half bequeathed by Ralph Clarke in trust for Catherine Bell, with the sum of £1700 sterling to be paid to Mary Anne Bell , her executors, administrators and assigns in 12 calendar months after the decease of her mother, Catherine, and that the sum of £700, part thereof, is to bear and carry interest at the rate of £6 sterling per annum from the date of the day hereof and that the sum of £1000.1,3,4
(Future Wife) Marriage Settlement7 November 1810The third deed concerned the future bride's dowry and was an indented deed of mortgage dated 7 November 1810 made between Andrew Bell of Drumheel, County Cavan, Esq. of the one part and Mary Anne Bell, only daughter of Andrew Bell and Catherine (Clarke) Bell his wife of Drumheel, spinster, of the other part. Whereby Andrew Bell, for and in consideration of £2000, devised to his daughter Mary Anne Bell all that and those the town and lands of Adleny situate, lying and being in the county of Cavan and also the town and lands of Gubduff situate, lying and being in the county of Monaghan with all houses, out houses, _______________, barns, _______way, paths, passages, waters, water courses, hereditaments, rights, ____________ and _____________ to the said lands and premises belonging or in anywise appertaining and the revenue and revenues received and remainders yearly over the _____________ and profits of the premises and all the estate ________________________ property claim and demand what at law and in equity of ________, the said Andrew Bell of into or out of the lands and premises and ______ or any part or parcel thereof to have and to hold the said towns and lands _______________________hereby granted _____________________________ The third deed was signed by the parties and witnessed by the Reverend Thomas Snyder and George Thomas Hinds, both of the city of Dublin, on 15 April 1811, and recorded on 30 April 1811.1,3,4
Marriage*April 1811She married George Burrows of Moynehall in April 1811 in Ireland.1
(Sister) Census Ireland 1821Mary and her husband appeared on the 1821 census in the household of her brother Ralph Bell Clarke taken at Drumheel, County Cavan. Ralph had added CLARK as his surname after inheriting Drumheel from their grandfather Ralph Clark. Mary Anne was 32 years of age and her occupation was enumerated as wife.5

Family

George Burrows b. 1781

Citations

  1. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Pages 486-487; Deed number 435837; on 2687 FHL microfilms, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  2. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, 1821, County Cavan, Drumheel household. Hereinafter cited as 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set.
  3. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Pages 487-488; Deed number 435838; on 2687 FHL microfilms.
  4. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Page 489; Deed number 435839; on 2687 FHL microfilms.
  5. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, Household of Ralph Bell Clark, townland of Drumheel, parish of Kilmore, in the county of Cavan.

Mary Jane Bell1

b. 1801
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*George Bell Esq.2 b. c 1762, d. 11 Feb 1827
Mother*Catherine Nugent2 b. c 1768, d. 11 Sep 1824
Birth*1801Mary Jane Bell was born in 1801 in County Fermanagh, Ireland.3,4
Marriage*14 October 1831She married George Thomas Bell Booth, son of Robert Bell Booth and Jane Amelia Hinds, on 14 October 1831 in Kilorumferkin Church, County Cavan, Ireland. The Enniskillen Chronicle reported the marriage of George Thomas Bell Booth Esq. of Drumcarban in County Cavan to Mary Jane, daughter of the late George Bell of Bellview in County Fermanagh. Note: This researcher wonders if "Kilorunferkin Church" could mean a church in the Parish of Kildrumsherdan, Barony of Tullygarvey and Union of Cootehill in County Cavan. More research is needed.1,5
(Mother) Immigration23 January 1864Mary Jane immigrated to New Zealand with her son Frederick Thomas Bell Booth on 23 January 1864. Their family group of immigrants included mother Mary Jane, sons Frederick and Richard and daughter Jane Amelia. Frederick's future wife, Kate Sankey, immigrated on the same date as the Bell family, and it is not yet known if the couple had already married in Ireland before their departure.6

Family

George Thomas Bell Booth b. 30 Sep 1800, d. 22 Jun 1845
Children1.Catherine Letitia Bell Booth6 b. 13 Aug 1832, d. 19 Dec 1832
2.Robert Bell Booth1 b. 17 Nov 1833
3.Jane Amelia Bell Booth1 b. 1835
4.George Alexander Bell Booth6 b. 1837
5.Richard Bell Booth1 d. 1895
6.Frederick Thomas Bell Booth+1 b. 1841, d. 1921
7.Louisa Bell Booth6 b. 1842

Citations

  1. [S763] Linda (Bell-Booth) Petrenko, "Bell-Booth Family Information," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, various dates, email dated 29 Aug 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Bell-Booth Family Information."
  2. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.
  3. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Robert Bell Booth (c1758-1830) Family Tree noted birth as 1801. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."
  4. [S765] Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org, noted birth as circa 1802.
  5. [S766] Séamas MacAnnaidh, "Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen", This work is a combination of the reading and transcribing of gravestones, newspaper notices and microfilm. The gravestones were in the Old Rossorry Graveyard in Enniskillen and his graveyard project was unfinished at the time of his writing. Most of the newspaper notices were found in the Enniskillen Chronicle and Erne Packet, although some were also from the Enniskillen Impartial Reporter. Those he included were described simply as "relevant" to the families or individuals mentioned on the gravestones. The microfilm he used was (MIC 1/22) Church of Ireland burial register found at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen (County Fermanagh, Ireland), online at http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/cemeteries/…, downloaded on downloaded 4 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen.
  6. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection", Robert Bell Booth (c1758-1830) Family Tree.

Olivia Zerlina Adelaide Bell1

b. 11 March 1821, d. before 4 August 1821
Father*Henry Frederick Nugent Bell2 b. 1792, d. 10 Oct 1822
Mother*Alicia Vance2
Birth*11 March 1821Olivia Zerlina Adelaide Bell was born on 11 March 1821 at the Royal Terrace, Adelphi, London, Westminster, Middlesex County, England. The Enniskillen Chronicle reported on 22 Mar that on Sunday morning the 11th a daughter was born to the Lady of Henry Nugent Bell Esq.1
Death*before 4 August 1821She died sometime before 4 August 1821 at the London, Westminster, Middlesex County. The Enniskillen Chronicle reported her death on 4 Aug.1

Citations

  1. [S766] Séamas MacAnnaidh, "Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen", This work is a combination of the reading and transcribing of gravestones, newspaper notices and microfilm. The gravestones were in the Old Rossorry Graveyard in Enniskillen and his graveyard project was unfinished at the time of his writing. Most of the newspaper notices were found in the Enniskillen Chronicle and Erne Packet, although some were also from the Enniskillen Impartial Reporter. Those he included were described simply as "relevant" to the families or individuals mentioned on the gravestones. The microfilm he used was (MIC 1/22) Church of Ireland burial register found at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen (County Fermanagh, Ireland), online at http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/cemeteries/…, downloaded on downloaded 4 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen.
  2. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.

Richard Bell1

d. 5 February 1776
Relationships2nd great-grandson of John Hinds
3rd cousin of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Robert Bell1 d. 1776
Mother*Frances Booth1
Death*5 February 1776He died tragically on or before 5 February 1776 at Drumcarban, Kilmore Parish, County Cavan, Ireland. At least one Irish newspaper, publishing on that date, reported his name as Richard BOOTH, printing, "This young gentleman's death was occasioned by his reading in bed, having fallen asleep when the candle communicated its flames to his shirt and burned him in so shocking a manner that he died three weeks later."2,1

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Andrew Bell (d. 1755) Family Tree obtained from Beverley Mackey. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."
  2. [S1550] Find My Past, online at www.findmypast.com, Irish Newspapers, Saunders's News-Letter February 5, 1776. Hereinafter cited as Find My Past.

Richard Bell1

b. 1796
Relationships3rd great-grandson of John Hinds
1st cousin 1 time removed of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Andrew Bell1
Mother*Catherine Clarke1
Birth*1796Richard Bell was born about 1796 at Drumheel, County Cavan, Ireland.1
(Brother) Census Ireland 1821Richard appeared on the 1821 census in the household of his brother Ralph Bell Clarke taken at Drumheel, County Cavan. Ralph had added CLARK as his surname after inheriting Drumheel from their grandfather Ralph Clark. Richard was 25 years of age and his occupation was enumerated as lodger.2
(Brother) Deed Memorial25 March 1824Richard was named as a beneficiary in an indented deed of annuity dated 25 March 1824 made between his brother Andrew Bell of Drumheel and Walter Thomas Hinds of Corrakane, County Cavan.3
(Witness to Deed) Deed Memorial4 February 1828 Whereby Walter Thomas Hinds in consideration of the sum of £2,300 paid as therein mentioned did grant bargain, sell, release and confirm unto Andrew Bell and his heirs all that and those the town and lands of Kilmainum otherwise Kilmainham situate, lying and being in the barony of Clanmahon in the county of Cavan, together with all lands and houses, barns, stables, coach houses, dove houses and yards, cellars, vaults_______ benefit and advantage of other ancient and other rights, ways, paths, passages, gardens, orchards, ponds, waters, land covered with water courses, lumber and other trees, woods, lumber woods and the ground and all thereof._______, groceries, bogs, ______,_________, rights and privileges, advantages of common feeding of ________ of every kind and all other rights, privileges, appendages and appurtenances whatsoever to the said lands, tenements and premises belong in or in anywise appertain, too have and to hold unto Andrew Bell, his heirs and assigns forever. The deed was signed by the parties and witnessed by Ralph Bell Clarke and Richard Bell on 05 February 1828. It was registered on 19 February 1828.4
(Witness to Agreement) Deed Memorial4 February 1828Richard resided at Moynehall in the county of Cavan when he witnessed another memorial of an indented deed dated 4 February 1828 made between his brother Andrew Bell of Drumheel, County Cavan Esq. of the first part, Michael Babington of Loch Gowna in the county of Cavan Esq. of the second part, and Walter Thomas Hinds of Corrakane, County Cavan, Esq. of the third part. After reciting that by a deed dated 25 March 1824, Walter Thomas Hinds did grant unto Andrew Bell for three lives therein and received an annuity of £60 payable out of the lands therein and hereinafter mentioned and for the better securing the said Walter T. Hinds did grant unto Michael Babington, his executors, administrators and assigns, the lands of Corrakane, Pollareigh otherwise Corrakane, Kilmainum otherwise Kilmainham and Crahard-Eltra otherwise Carrarditra for five hundred years upon the trusts therein mentioned, and also reciting that by a deed dated 20 January 1825, Walter Thomas Hinds granted in mortgage to Andrew Bell the lands and premises aforesaid, and after reciting several other matters he, Andrew Bell, by the deed of which this is a memorial, for the considerations therein mentioned did release Walter Thomas Hinds, his executors, administrators and assigns, and the several lands and premises, of and from the payment of the annuity. And he, Michael Babington, did thereby, by the direction of Andrew Bell, grant unto Walter Thomas Hinds, his executors, administrators and assigns, all that and those the said lands of Corrakane, Pollareigh otherwise Corrakane, and Crahard-Eltra otherwise Carrarditra, situate in the county of Cavan for the residue of the term of 500 years, and Walter Thomas Hinds did thereby also, for the consideration therein, grant, bargain, sell, release and quit claim unto Walter Thomas Hinds and his heirs all that and those the said town and lands of Corrakane, Pollareigh otherwise Corrakane, and Crahard-Eltra otherwise Carrarditra being part of the premises so conveyed to Andrew Bell by the said recited deed of mortgage. To hold to the said Walter Thomas Hinds, his heirs and assigns forever, discharged from mortgage. The deed was signed by the parties and witnessed by Andrew's brothers Ralph Bell Clarke and Richard Bell on 05 February 1828, and registered on 19 February 1828.5

Citations

  1. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, 1821, County Cavan, Drumheel household. Hereinafter cited as 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set.
  2. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, Household of Ralph Bell Clark, townland of Drumheel, parish of Kilmore, in the county of Cavan.
  3. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1824; Film number 467284; Volume 790; Pages 192-193; Deed number 534128; on 2687 FHL microfilms, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  4. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1828; Film number 468429; Volume 832; page ID 262; Deed number 559397; on 2687 FHL microfilms.
  5. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1828; Film number 468429; Volume 832; page ID 261; Deed number 559396; on 2687 FHL microfilms.

Robert Bell1

d. 1776
RelationshipsGreat-grandson of John Hinds
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Andrew Bell1
Mother*Lettice ______1
Marriage*He married, as her first husband, Frances Booth, daughter of ______ Booth.1
(Groom's Brother) Marriage Settlement2 June 1752Robert was named as second in line, after his brother Andrew, to inherit the town and lands of Aghnacreevy, County Cavan, in an articles of marriage agreement dated 2 June 1752 and made between Robert's father Andrew Bell of Aghnacreevy, County Cavan, and Andrew Bell, his son and heir apparent, of the one part, Ann Clarke of Putiaghan, spinster, of the other part and Walter Hinds of Corrakane of the third part, all in the county of Cavan concerning a marriage to be had between Andrew Bell, the son of Andrew, and Ann Clarke.2
Death*1776Robert Bell of Drumcanon, County Cavan, died in 1776.3,4
Inheritance*Robert had made arrangements that, upon his death, his widow Frances (Booth) Bell was to receive a jointure of £20 a year chargeable on the lands of Ardleny, County Cavan, and a sum of £100.5
(Late Husband) Marriage Settlement25 September 1777Robert's widow married again in 1777 and, as a part of her articles of marriage agreement dated 25 September 1777, she attempted to collect the sum of £100 and overdue jointure payments chargeable on the lands of Ardleny, in the county of Cavan, her late husband's estate of she was to receive as a result of her late husband's will and being held by her late husband's brother Andrew. The parties to the agreement were George Nicolls the elder of Losset, County Cavan Esq., George Nicolls the younger of Rabrackan, County Cavan, eldest son and heir apparent of George Nicolls the elder and Frances Nicolls otherwise Booth, wife of George Nicolls the younger of the first part, Andrew Bell of Bellsgrove in the county of Cavan Esq. and Robert Booth of Drumcarban in the county of Cavan gentleman of the second part, and Thomas Hinds of Bruce Hall, County Cavan Esq. and Ralph Clarke of Drumheel, County Cavan gentleman of the third part.5

Family

Frances Booth
Children1.Andrew Bell+1
2.Richard Bell1 d. 5 Feb 1776

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Andrew Bell (d. 1755) Family Tree obtained from Beverley Mackey. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."
  2. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1756; Film number 461377; Volume 180; Pages 391-392; Deed number 121034; on 2687 FHL microfilms, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  3. [S1548] Ireland Diocesan and Prerogative Wills & Administrations indexes 1595-1858, online at www.findmypast.com. Hereinafter cited as Ireland Diocesan and Prerogative Wills & Administrations indexes 1595-1858.
  4. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection", Andrew Bell (d. 1755) Family Tree obtained from Beverley Mackey, reporting his death in 1777.
  5. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1782; Film number531947; Volume 346; Pages 474-475; Deed number 234010; on 2687 FHL microfilms.

Robert Thomas Bell1,2

b. 1791
Relationships3rd great-grandson of John Hinds
1st cousin 1 time removed of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Andrew Bell1
Mother*Catherine Clarke1
Birth*1791Robert Thomas Bell was born about 1791 at Drumheel, County Cavan, Ireland.1
(Bride's Brother) Marriage Settlement7 November 1810Robert, identified as the Reverend Robert Thomas Bell of Drumheel and serving as a trustee, was party to the marriage settlement agreement dated 7 November 1810 for his sister Mary Anne Bell and George Burrows.2,3,4
(Brother) Census Ireland 1821Robert appeared on the 1821 census in the household of his brother Ralph Bell Clarke taken at Drumheel, County Cavan. Ralph had added CLARK as his surname after inheriting Drumheel from their grandfather Ralph Clark. Robert was 30 years of age and enumerated as the Reverend Robert Thomas Bell with an occupation of Curate.5

Citations

  1. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, 1821, County Cavan, Drumheel household. Hereinafter cited as 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set.
  2. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Pages 486-487; Deed number 435837; on 2687 FHL microfilms, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  3. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Pages 487-488; Deed number 435838; on 2687 FHL microfilms.
  4. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1811; Film number 459403; Volume 631; Page 489; Deed number 435839; on 2687 FHL microfilms.
  5. [S1552] 1821 - 1851 Ireland Census Record Set, online at www.findmypast.com, Household of Ralph Bell Clark, townland of Drumheel, parish of Kilmore, in the county of Cavan.

Sophia Bell1

b. 1813, d. 1818
Father*Henry Frederick Nugent Bell1 b. 1792, d. 10 Oct 1822
Mother*Alicia Vance1
Birth*1813Sophia Bell was born in 1813.1
Death*1818She died in 1818.1

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.

Susannah Bell1

b. 1753, d. 7 June 1832
ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Burial* and was buried in Cox Cemetery, Clarksville, Greene County.2,1
Birth*1753Susannah Bell was born in 1753 in Morris County, New Jersey.1
Marriage*1787She married Isaac Heaton, son of Jabesh Heaton and Abigail Kent, in 1787 in Morris County, New Jersey.1
Relocation*Shortly after their marriage, Susannah and Isaac Heaton moved to Morgan, Greene County, Pennsylvania.1
Death*7 June 1832She died on 7 June 1832 in Greene County, Pennsylvania.1,2

Family

Isaac Heaton b. 1753, d. 8 Mar 1838

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 6, page 184. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, including some cemetery and tombstone photos obtained from site, online at www.findagrave.com, Susannah (Bell) Heaton, Memorial# 96327764. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Thomas Bell1

b. circa 1797, d. 13 November 1854
Father*George Bell Esq.1 b. c 1762, d. 11 Feb 1827
Mother*Catherine Nugent1 b. c 1768, d. 11 Sep 1824
Birth*circa 1797Thomas Bell was born circa 1797 in County Fermanagh, Ireland.1
Occupation*He was a Surgeon in the Royal Navy and accompanied William Edward Parry on the HMS Fury on one of his Arctic journeys. He accompanied convict ships 6 times to Australia.1,2
Marriage*21 December 1830He married Elisabeth Fowke, daughter of Francis Fowke and Mary Lowe, on 21 December 1830 in Llydd, Kent County, England.1
Death*13 November 1854He died on 13 November 1854 in Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia,1
Burial* and was buried in the Anglican Section of Braidwood Cemetery.1

Family

Elisabeth Fowke b. 9 Jan 1809, d. 19 Mar 1882

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.
  2. [S225] Wikipedia Free Encyclopedia, online at www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia Encyclopedia.

Walter Bell1

b. circa 1729, d. 21 April 1820
Birth*circa 1729Walter Bell was born circa 1729.1
(Witness to Deed) Marriage Settlement2 June 1752Walter was identified as of Lislea in County Cavan, farmer, when he witnessed an articles of marriage agreement dated 2 June 1752 made between Andrew Bell of Aghnacreevy, County Cavan, and Andrew Bell, his son and heir apparent, of the one part, Ann Clarke of Putiaghan, spinster, of the other part and Walter Hinds of Corrakane of the third part, all in the county of Cavan concerning a marriage to be had between Andrew Bell, the son of Andrew, and Ann Clarke.2
Relationship Note*The suspected family relationship between Andrew Bell of Aghnacreevy in County Cavan and Walter Bell of Gortadrate in County Fermanagh has not yet been identified. Walter was a witness to Andrew's marriage settlement agreement in 1752.2
Residence*Walter Bell resided at Gortadrate, County Fermanagh, Ireland.1
Family Crest*1819 In 1819 Henry Nugent Bell was granted, on behalf of the descendants of his grandfather Walter Bell of Gortadrate, County Fermanagh, the Family Crest of Bell Belview.1
Death*21 April 1820He died on Friday 21 April 1820 at Gortadrate, County Fermanagh. The Enniskillen Chronicle published on 27 Apr reported that on Friday the 21st inst. in the 91st year of his age Mr. Walter Bell of Gortadrate, near Enniskillen, had died. He had a combined total of 67 children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren of which fifty were living at the time of his death.3
Burial*He was buried in Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Ireland.3

Family

Children1.George Bell Esq.+1 b. c 1762, d. 11 Feb 1827
2.David Bell3 b. c 1783, d. 27 Jul 1831

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.
  2. [S588] Ireland Registry of Deeds, Transcripts of memorials of deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929: 1756; Film number 461377; Volume 180; Pages 391-392; Deed number 121034; on 2687 FHL microfilms, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Deeds, conveyances and wills, 1708-1929.
  3. [S766] Séamas MacAnnaidh, "Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen", This work is a combination of the reading and transcribing of gravestones, newspaper notices and microfilm. The gravestones were in the Old Rossorry Graveyard in Enniskillen and his graveyard project was unfinished at the time of his writing. Most of the newspaper notices were found in the Enniskillen Chronicle and Erne Packet, although some were also from the Enniskillen Impartial Reporter. Those he included were described simply as "relevant" to the families or individuals mentioned on the gravestones. The microfilm he used was (MIC 1/22) Church of Ireland burial register found at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen (County Fermanagh, Ireland), online at http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/cemeteries/…, downloaded on downloaded 4 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen.

William Bell1

b. circa 1800, d. after 1818
Father*George Bell Esq.1 b. c 1762, d. 11 Feb 1827
Mother*Catherine Nugent1 b. c 1768, d. 11 Sep 1824
Birth*circa 1800William Bell was born circa 1800 in County Fermanagh, Ireland.1
Death*after 1818He died after 1818.1
Marriage*The name of William's wife is not known, and neither is the date nor place of their marriage.2
(Father) Birth23 February 1826Daughter Bell was born on 23 February 1826 at Bellview, County Fermanagh, Ireland. According to the Enniskillen Chronicle published on 2 Mar 1826 "... on Thursday last at Bellview, near this town, Mrs. Bell, wife of William Bell, Esq. of Cavan, was suddenly taken ill of premature labour and delivered of a daughter which although not within two months of maturity is likely to live. Mrs. B. we are happy to state is also doing well."2

Family

Child1.Daughter Bell2 b. 23 Feb 1826

Citations

  1. [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.
  2. [S766] Séamas MacAnnaidh, "Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen", This work is a combination of the reading and transcribing of gravestones, newspaper notices and microfilm. The gravestones were in the Old Rossorry Graveyard in Enniskillen and his graveyard project was unfinished at the time of his writing. Most of the newspaper notices were found in the Enniskillen Chronicle and Erne Packet, although some were also from the Enniskillen Impartial Reporter. Those he included were described simply as "relevant" to the families or individuals mentioned on the gravestones. The microfilm he used was (MIC 1/22) Church of Ireland burial register found at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland, Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen (County Fermanagh, Ireland), online at http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/cemeteries/…, downloaded on downloaded 4 Sep 2010. Hereinafter cited as Old Rossorry Graveyard, Enniskillen.

William Bell1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*He married Priscilla Heaton, daughter of Jabesh Heaton and Abigail Kent.1,2

Citations

  1. [S45] Dean Heaton, Heaton Families II, in two volumes, with indexes in Volume II. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in these volumes often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (Tempe, Arizona: published for the author by Graphics of Tempe, 1999), Volume I, Chapter 6, page 184. Hereinafter cited as Heaton Families II.
  2. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), page 285. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.

______ Bell1

Relationships2nd great-granddaughter of John Hinds
3rd cousin of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Andrew Bell1
Mother*Mary Booth1 d. 10 Nov 1774
Marriage*She married George Kerr.1

Family

George Kerr

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Andrew Bell (d. 1755) Family Tree obtained from Beverley Mackey. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."

______ Bell1

RelationshipsGreat-granddaughter of John Hinds
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Andrew Bell1
Mother*Lettice ______1
Marriage*She married Samuel Donaldson.1

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Andrew Bell (d. 1755) Family Tree obtained from Beverley Mackey. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."

______ Bell1

RelationshipsGreat-granddaughter of John Hinds
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Walter Hinds
ChartsDescendants of John Hinds, including our Walters and Ralphs
Father*Andrew Bell1
Mother*Lettice ______1
Marriage*1750She married ______ Hinds.1

Family

______ Hinds

Citations

  1. [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska), Andrew Bell (d. 1755) Family Tree obtained from Beverley Mackey. Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."

Eleanor Bennett1

Marriage*She married Zachariah Whitman of Bridgewater, son of Ebenezer Whitman and Abigail Barnam.1

Family

Zachariah Whitman b. 21 Nov 1704
Child1.Samuel Whitman1,2 b. 23 Jul 1734

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Whitman, pages 335-343. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume I, Births, page 346, their surname spelled "Whittman". Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

John Bennett1

b. 1 July 1751
Father*Moses Bennett Jr.1 d. b 16 Jun 1767
Mother*Sarah Blood1 d. 24 Jun 1822
Birth*1 July 1751John Bennett was born on 1 July 1751 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S676] Posey Godfrey, "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts."

Moses Bennett1

b. 13 March 1748
Father*Moses Bennett Jr.1 d. b 16 Jun 1767
Mother*Sarah Blood1 d. 24 Jun 1822
Birth*13 March 1748Moses Bennett was born on 13 March 1748 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S676] Posey Godfrey, "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts."

Moses Bennett Jr.1

d. before 16 June 1767
Marriage*17 February 1746/47He married Sarah Blood, daughter of Ebenezer Blood and Abigail Chamberlain?, on 17 February 1746/47 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1
Death*before 16 June 1767He died before 16 June 1767.1

Family

Sarah Blood d. 24 Jun 1822
Children1.Steven Bennett1 b. 22 Apr 1747
2.Moses Bennett1 b. 13 Mar 1748
3.John Bennett1 b. 1 Jul 1751
4.Sarah Bennett1 b. 17 Nov 1752
5.Susanna Bennett1 b. 16 Mar 1754
6.Sybel Bennett+1,2 b. 17 Sep 1755, d. 20 Mar 1807

Citations

  1. [S676] Posey Godfrey, "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts."
  2. [S679] Prepared by Susan Hawkes Cook, "Parentage of Sarah Bennett, Wife of Revolutionary - NEHGS", NEXUS Volume number 3 (June 1987). From 1983 to 2000, NEXUS was the news magazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society. Published five times a year, it contained columns and feature articles as well as NEHGS news and events. Gary Boyd Roberts’ “Notable Kin” column was a particular highlight, and article topics covered a wide range of subjects, including Irish origins, matrilineal and name studies, and material culture (especially photographs), plus some record transcriptions and resolutions of difficult problems. Also popular was a sizable query section, with some answers. Hereinafter cited as "Parentage of Sarah Bennett."

Sarah Bennett1

b. 17 November 1752
Father*Moses Bennett Jr.1 d. b 16 Jun 1767
Mother*Sarah Blood1 d. 24 Jun 1822
Birth*17 November 1752Sarah Bennett was born on 17 November 1752 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S676] Posey Godfrey, "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts."

Steven Bennett1

b. 22 April 1747
Father*Moses Bennett Jr.1 d. b 16 Jun 1767
Mother*Sarah Blood1 d. 24 Jun 1822
Birth*22 April 1747Steven Bennett was born on 22 April 1747 in Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S676] Posey Godfrey, "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts."

Susanna Bennett1

b. 16 March 1754
Father*Moses Bennett Jr.1 d. b 16 Jun 1767
Mother*Sarah Blood1 d. 24 Jun 1822
Birth*16 March 1754Susanna Bennett was born on 16 March 1754 in Shirley, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1

Citations

  1. [S676] Posey Godfrey, "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts."

Sybel Bennett

b. 17 September 1755, d. 20 March 1807
ChartsDescendants of William Bolton of Reading, The Immigrant
Father*Moses Bennett Jr.1,2 d. b 16 Jun 1767
Mother*Sarah Blood1,2 d. 24 Jun 1822
Birth*17 September 1755Sybel Bennett was born on 17 September 1755 in Shirley, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*14 May 1778She married Timothy Bolton, son of William Bolton and Mary ______; their intention of marriage was recorded on 14 May 1778 in Shirley, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (Continental Congress).3,4,2
Death*20 March 1807She died on 20 March 1807 in Shirley, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, at age 51.3

Family

Timothy Bolton b. 5 May 1759
Children1.Mary Bolton3 b. 1 Feb 1778
2.Edward Bolton+3 b. 5 Feb 1780, d. 1834
3.Olive Bolton3 b. 19 Oct 1781
4.Oliver Bolton3 b. 9 Aug 1783
5.Eunice Bolton+3 b. 13 May 1786
6.Moses Bennett Bolton3 b. 26 Aug 1788
7.Lucinda Bolton3 b. 1 Jul 1791
8.Eliab Bolton3 b. 23 Feb 1794, d. 11 Sep 1796
9.Eliab Gowing (Going) Bolton3 b. 19 Dec 1797

Citations

  1. [S676] Posey Godfrey, "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "The Boltons of Middlesex County, Massachusetts."
  2. [S679] Prepared by Susan Hawkes Cook, "Parentage of Sarah Bennett, Wife of Revolutionary - NEHGS", NEXUS Volume number 3 (June 1987). From 1983 to 2000, NEXUS was the news magazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society. Published five times a year, it contained columns and feature articles as well as NEHGS news and events. Gary Boyd Roberts’ “Notable Kin” column was a particular highlight, and article topics covered a wide range of subjects, including Irish origins, matrilineal and name studies, and material culture (especially photographs), plus some record transcriptions and resolutions of difficult problems. Also popular was a sizable query section, with some answers. Hereinafter cited as "Parentage of Sarah Bennett."
  3. [S48] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850. CD-ROM (101 Newbury, Boston, Massachusetts: NEHGS), Births - Marriages - Deaths. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.
  4. [S484] Seth Chandler, History of the Town of Shirley, Massachusetts from its Early Settlement to A.D. 1882. The copy obtained from Google Books contains additional, handwritten notations and corrections dated 25 Sep 1883 on the William Bolton family on page 357. (Shirley, Massachusetts: Seth Chandler, 1883), pages 357-359. Hereinafter cited as Shirley Massachusetts History to 1882.

Thomas Bennett1

ChartsDescendants of John Heaton, including our Immigrant Nathaniel
Marriage*1591He married Marie Heaton, daughter of Edward Heaton and Joane Browne, by 1591.1

Family

Marie Heaton b. s 1564

Citations

  1. [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "English Ancestry of Nathaniel Heaton of Boston, Mass., and his Nephew, James Heaton of New Haven, Conn.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 152, pages 430-452 (October 1998): page 437. Hereinafter cited as "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry."

Mary Bennings1

b. February 1710, d. 10 April 1759
Birth*February 1710Mary Bennings was born, based upon her reported age at death in February 1710.1
Marriage*1734She married, as his second wife, John Heaton, son of James Heaton and Mary Scaife, in early 1734 in Amwell, Hunterdon County, New Jersey. There was about 20 years difference in their ages.1
Relocation*1743Mary and John Heaton moved to Hardwick, Sussex County, in 1743.1
Death*10 April 1759She died on 10 April 1759 in Hardwick at age 49 years and 2 months.1

Family

John Heaton b. 1690, d. Sep 1762
Children1.Imanuel Heaton2 b. 18 Nov 1734, d. 1760
2.Ann Heaton2 b. 23 Feb 1736
3.Mary Heaton Jr.2 b. 10 Dec 1738, d. 28 May 1793
4.Martha Heaton2 b. 20 Nov 1740
5.Elizabeth Heaton2 b. 10 Oct 1742
6.Moses Heaton+2 b. 2 Feb 1744, d. 1777
7.Grace Heaton2 b. 2 May 1747, d. c 1768
8.Rachel Heaton2 b. c 1750, d. 9 Jul 1785

Citations

  1. [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015.
  2. [S1399] Heaton, online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, citing records in the DAR archives, "Ohio DAR GRC report, s1 v535: records of Pennsylvania families whose descendants came to Ohio / Cuyahoga Portage Chapter."

John Benson1

Family

Child1.Joseph Benson+1

Citations

  1. [S1135] Mrs. John E. Barclay, "The Ancestry of Experience, Wife of Cornelius Washburn of Bridgewater, Mass.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 119, pages 22-25 (January 1965). Hereinafter cited as "Experience, Wife of Cornelius Washburn."

Jonah Benson Jr.1

Marriage*30 September 1819He married Chloe Hathaway, daughter of Ebenezer Hathaway and Chloe Hooper, on 30 September 1819 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1,2

Family

Chloe Hathaway b. 4 May 1794

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Marriages, Volume II, page 163. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Jonathan Benson1

Marriage*7 November 1740He married Martha Snell on 7 November 1740 in Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2

Family

Martha Snell
Child1.Lois Benson1 b. 16 Mar 1751

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Washburn, pages 338-350. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S836] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, downloaded from Google Books, Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to the Year 1850. In two Volumes: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1916), Volume II, Marriages, page 345. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Bridgewater, Massachusetts to 1850.

Joseph Benson1

Father*John Benson1

Family

Child1.Sarah Benson1

Citations

  1. [S1135] Mrs. John E. Barclay, "The Ancestry of Experience, Wife of Cornelius Washburn of Bridgewater, Mass.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 119, pages 22-25 (January 1965). Hereinafter cited as "Experience, Wife of Cornelius Washburn."