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William Copeland (1695)

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William Copeland
Born in Braintree, Massachusetts Bay Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 15 Jun 1718 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Biography

William Copeland was born on 7 Mar 1694/5, in Braintree, in the Province of Massachusetts Bay. He was the son of William Copeland and Mary Bass.

William was married to Mary Thayer in Braintree on 15 Jun 1718 by Rev. Samuel Niles.[1]


Sources

  1. Boston, MA: Marriages, 1700-1809. (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006), Originally published as: Report of the Record Commissioners of the City of Boston, Containing the Boston Marriages from 1700 to 1751 (Vol. 28), Boston, Municipal Printing office, 1898. Records Relating to the Early History of Boston, Containing Boston Marriages from 1752 to 1809 (vol. 30), Boston, Municipal Printing Office, 1903., p. 304: https://www.americanancestors.org/databases/boston-ma-marriages-1700-1809/image/?volumeId=7456&pageName=304&rId=248396476 (accessed 24 Apr 2017)
  • Source: S44 Author: Yates Publishing Title: U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - This unique collection of records was extracted from a variety of sources including family group sheets and electronic databases. Originally, the information was deriv; Repository: #R1
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  • Source: S50 Information Ancestry.com. Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013. This collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors. Original data: Roser, Susan E. Mayflower Births and Deaths: From the Files of George Ernest Bowman at the Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Volumes 1 & 2. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1992. [https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/3718/mayflowerbdi-001562.60?pid=22599 MBD

Acknowledgments

Thank you to Robert Cherry for creating WikiTree profile Copeland-959 through the import of CherryOttosen_2013-03-19.ged on Mar 19, 2013.

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On 6 Jan 2015 at 22:52 GMT Bob Tonsmeire wrote:

Copeland-1298 and Copeland-955 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, same birth date

On 5 Aug 2014 at 23:02 GMT Francis Allen wrote:

I fail to see to comparative dates.

William Copeland Jr., son of William Copeland and Mary Bass, born Mar 7, 1694/95 at Braintree, married Mary Thayer of Braintree on Jun 15, 1718. He died about 1774 at Randolph.

His father, William Copeland, born Sep 15, 1656 at Braintree, died Oct 30, 1716.

On 4 Aug 2014 at 19:11 GMT Sheri Havens wrote:

Copeland-1298 and Copeland-955 do not represent the same person because: Dates are different.


Rejected matches › William Copeland Sr. (1647-1720)

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