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Benjamin Bosworth Jr. (abt. 1644 - 1682)

Benjamin Bosworth Jr.
Born about in Hull, Massachusettsmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 27 Nov 1666 in Plymouth, Massachusettsmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Hull, Massachusettsmap
Profile last modified | Created 1 Jun 2016
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Biography

Benjamin was born about 1644. He Died at Hull, 5 November 1682. The administration on his estate was granted to his wife Hannah, "Relict widow of Benjamin Bosworth, late of Hull, Taylor, deceased intestate." The inventory was taken by Nathaniel Bosworth and Thomas Collier, and sworn to by Hannah, 3 May 1683. In the Order of Settlement, dated at Boston 24 November 1696, names children Benjamin, Hezekiah, Judah and Hannah Bosworth. Hannah (Morton) Bosworth is still alive at this time. "The said Benjamin Bosworth also giving good security to pay further unto each of his Brothers and Sisters aforenamed or their respective Guardians at and upon the decease of the sd Hannah Reclict Widow of the sd deced..."

Benjamin and Hannah (Morton) Bosworth had six children, four survived and married.

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Sources

  1. Bosworth Geneology, A History of the Descendants of Edward Bosworth who arrived in America in the year 1634 comp. by Mrs. Mary Bosworth Clark, Oakland, CA 1928 Part II, Third Generation page 178-184; Part III, Fourth Generation,page 291-294
  • "New England Marriages Prior to 1700" p.84
  • VR Hull, Mass.
  • VR Scituate, Mass.
  • Bartley, Scott Andrew. John Cooper of Barnstable: Newphew of Sabin Staresmore, The Mayflower Descendant (Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, Boston, 2014) Vol. 63, Page 170


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Benjamin and Hannah (Morton) Bosworth had six children, four survived and married. I descend from the oldest son Benjamin. My source is:

"Bosworth Geneology, A History of the Descendants of Edward Bosworth who arrived in America in the year 1634, comp. by Mrs. Mary Bosworth Clark, Oakland, CA 1928 Part II, Third Generation page 178-184; Part III, Fourth Generation,page 291-294". Please advise on how to add the other children.

posted by Susan Ballam

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