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Josiah Sanborn (1765 - 1841)

Josiah Sanborn
Born in Sanbornton, Strafford, New Hampshiremap
Ancestors ancestors
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1785 in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 75 in Sanbornton, Strafford, New Hampshire, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 12 Nov 2009
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Josiah Sanborn was born in Sanbornton, New Hampshire on Nov. 2, 1765. He was son of Josiah and Anna. [1]

From the History of Sanbornton, New Hamphire [2]

Josiah was in the Revolutionary war from Epping, two years in Colonel Nichol's regiment and was afterwards a pensioner. He first settled in Sanbornton, now Franklin, at the north end of his uncle Marston's 1st Div. Lot 62. He was there known as "Wolf 'Siah".
He married Hannah Rundlett of Exeter, who died Sept 24, 1822 of consumption.
He lived several years on the present Sanders place, under Steele's Hill and died at the Square, with his daughter Jan 24, 1841 age 77.


  1. "New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), Josiah Sanborn, 02 Nov 1765; citing SANBORNTON TWP,BELKNAP,NEW HAMPSHIRE; FHL microfilm 1,001,043.
  2. History of Sanbornton, New Hampshire by Runnels, Moses T., Boston, Mass Mudge Publishers, 1882. (Page: 637)

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