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Benjamin Winslow

Male 1717 - 1796  (78 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Winslow 
    Born 19 Jun 1717  Freetown, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Apr 1796  Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Alternate death 25 Apr 1796  [4
    Alternate death 26 Apr 1796  Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I36619  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2021 

    Father James Winslow,   b. 9 May 1687, Freetown, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1773, Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Carpenter,   b. 28 Feb 1685, Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F21529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hope Cobb,   b. 13 Mar 1716, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1797, Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Aft 11 Aug 1738  Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6
    Notes 
    • Date of intention.
    Children 
    +1. William Winslow,   b. 19 Jun 1750, Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1834, Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F21528  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "He came to Falmouth, now Portland, with his father, before 1728, and he seems to have resided there the rest of his life. [...] He and his family were members of the Society of Friends." [Winslow Memorial, citation details below]

      He became a wealthy landowner in Cumberland County, Maine.

  • Sources 
    1. [S6012] Winslow Memorial: Family Records of Winslows and Their Descendants in America by Kenelm Winslow. 2 volumes. New York: D-P. Holton, M.D., 1877 and 1888.

    2. [S6016] A Genealogical History of the Rehoboth Branch of the Carpenter Family in America by Amos B. Carpenter. Amherst, Massachusetts: Press of Carpenter & Morehouse, 1898., date only.

    3. [S5886] John Howland of the Mayflower, Volume 3: The First Five Generations: Documented Descendants from His First Child Hope Howland, Wife of John Chipman by Elizabeth Pearson White. Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 2008.

    4. [S6016] A Genealogical History of the Rehoboth Branch of the Carpenter Family in America by Amos B. Carpenter. Amherst, Massachusetts: Press of Carpenter & Morehouse, 1898.

    5. [S6013] A History of the Cobb Family by Philip L. Cobb. Cleveland, 1907.

    6. [S6016] A Genealogical History of the Rehoboth Branch of the Carpenter Family in America by Amos B. Carpenter. Amherst, Massachusetts: Press of Carpenter & Morehouse, 1898., year only.