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William Blantine

Male - 1662


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  • Name William Blantine 
    Born Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 15 Jun 1662  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 5
    Person ID I27635  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of AP
    Last Modified 2 May 2020 

    Family Phebe,   d. Aft 15 Nov 1675 
    Married Bef 1642  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. William Blanding,   b. 10 May 1643, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 31 May 1699  (Age < 56 years)
    Last Modified 2 May 2020 
    Family ID F16494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A carpenter, he is first seen in Boston in 1639. Also spelled Blanton, Blantaine, Blandon, and even (!) Plantagne.

      His will mentions "my Eldest Brothr Ralph Blantine" and "John Blantine, my Second Brothr", "these two was borne in ye parish of Vpton vpon Seauerns in Wostershire."

      His will also explains that he is bequeathing relatively little to his son William "because he win not hearken to my counsel."

      He owned land in Muddy River, now Brookline, Massachusetts, and was involved with the iron works at Taunton.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3900] Orion J. Wilcox and Emma Janette Fellows: Their Ancestors and Descendants by Fred D. Clark. Privately published, 2004.

    2. [S2901] William B. Trask, "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills on Record in the County of Suffolk, Massachusetts." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register10:173, Apr 1856; 11:169, Apr 1857; 13:331, Oct 1859.

    3. [S2646] Boston, MA: Inhabitants and Estates of the Town of Boston, 1630-1822 (Thwing Collection), on americanancestors.org. Database built from the card index used by Annie Haven Thwing (1851-1940) to write The Crooked and Narrow Streets of the Town of Boston, 1630-1822 (1920).

    4. [S1845] The Pioneers of Massachusetts by Charles Henry Pope. Boston: Charles H. Pope, 1900.

    5. [S2203] New England Marriages Prior to 1700 by Clarence A. Torrey. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015., year only.

    6. [S2203] New England Marriages Prior to 1700 by Clarence A. Torrey. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015.