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Descendants of Francis de Bourdon

Source Citations


7884. Frank Eddy Borden

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=47673562.

21900 U.S. Census, FHF 124_1505 pg 14A, 22 Jun 1900. "Borden, Frank E. Head WM Nov 1880 19 M 1 Rhode Island Rhode Island Rhode Island Day Laborer
------, Clara Wife WF June 1883 16 M 1 Rhode Island Massachusetts Massachusetts."

31920 U.S. Census, T625_1671 pg 26B, 22 Jan 1920. "Borden, Frank E. Head MW 38 M Rhode Island Rhode Island Rhode Island Laborer Working out
------, Clara M. Wife FW 36 M Massachusetts Rhode Island Rhode Island
------, Sararh E. Daughter FW 18 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts Shutter Cotton mill
------, Charles H Son WM 16 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts Teamster ?
------, Francis E. Son MW 14 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Howard E. Son MW 10 Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Elmer L Son MW 9 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Helen W Daughter FW 8 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Jefferson D. Son MW 6 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Ronald I Son MW 4 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Grace M Daughter FW 3 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Emerson A Son MW 1 3/12 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts
------, Clara L Daughter FW 1 S Rhode Island Rhode Island Massachusetts."


Clara May Chace

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=47673663.


11242. Sarah Elizabeth Borden

1FindaGrave.com. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81976494.


William T. Gifford

1FindaGrave.com. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81976679.


11243. Charles Holder Borden

1FindaGrave.com. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81977066.


11245. Howard Emerson Borden

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Howard E Borden  
Certificate: 014155
Death Place: New Bedford
Death Date: 27 Jan 1991
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Birth Date: 28 Jun 1908."

2FindaGrave.com. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81977340.


11247. Helen May Borden

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Helen May Peckham  
Death Place: Dighton
Death Date: 18 Nov 2002
Birth Date: 14 Oct 1911
Spouse: Herbert Peckham."


Herbert Frederick Peckham

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Herbert F Peckham  
Certificate: 030601
Death Place: Westport
Death Date: 10 Jul 1970."


11248. Jefferson Douglas Borden

1FindaGrave.com. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81977580.


Dorothy M. Thynge

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Jefferson Borden  
Spouse: Dorothy M Borden
Spouse Death Certificate: 060080
Spouse Death Place: Swansea
Spouse Death Date: 15 Dec 2001
Spouse Birth Place: Massachusetts
Spouse Birth Date: 23 Oct 1911."


11249. Ronald Irving Borden

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81978344.


Eunice Sexton

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81978546.


11250. Grace Mildred Borden

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Grace M Fitton  
Certificate: 013958
Death Place: New Bedford
Death Date: 27 Jan 1997
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Birth Date: 15 Nov 1916."

2U.S. Social Security Death Index. "Name: Grace M. Fitton  
SSN: 013-18-9030
Last Residence: 02740  New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States of America
Born: 15 Nov 1916
Died: 27 Jan 1997
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)
Source Citation: Number: 013-18-9030;
Issue State: Massachusetts;
Issue Date: Before 1951."


11251. Emerson Alfred Borden

1U.S. Social Security Death Index. "Name: Emerson Borden  
SSN: 014-07-2285
Last Residence: 02790  Westport, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States of America
Born: 14 Nov 1918
Last Benefit: 02790  Westport, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States of America
Died: Jul 1979
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)
Source Citation: Number: 014-07-2285;
Issue State: Massachusetts;
Issue Date: Before 1951."

2Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Emerson A Borden  
Certificate: 036066
Death Place: Fall River
Death Date: 13 Jul 1979
Birth Place: Rhode Island."

3FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=85798256.

4U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010. "Name: Emerson Borden
Birth Date: 14 Nov 1918
Death Date: 13 Jul 1979
SSN: 014072285
Enlistment Date 1: 10 Mar 1941
Release Date 1: 14 Nov 1945."


11252. Clara Louise Borden

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Clara L Brayton  
Certificate: 042061
Death Place: Fall River
Death Date: 31 Aug 1984
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Birth Date: 18 Dec 1919."

2U.S. Social Security Death Index. "Name: Clara Brayton  
SSN: 014-07-2286
Last Residence: 02878  Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States of America
Born: 18 Dec 1919
Died: Aug 1984
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)
Source Citation: Number: 014-07-2286;
Issue State: Massachusetts;
Issue Date: Before 1951."


11253. Walter Hendrick Borden

1U.S. Social Security Death Index. "Name: Walter H. Borden  
SSN: 016-12-1034
Last Residence: 02878  Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States of America
Born: 20 Nov 1921
Died: 9 Mar 2001
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)
Source Citation: Number: 016-12-1034;
Issue State: Massachusetts;
Issue Date: Before 1951."


11254. Albert Raymond Borden

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Albert R Borden  
Certificate: 050083
Death Place: Wareham
Death Date: 16 Oct 1985
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Birth Date: 23 May 1923."

2FindaGrave.com. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=81978813.


Jean Elaine Medeiros

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Jean E Borden  
Certificate: 018779
Death Place: Fall River
Death Date: 1 Feb 1982
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Birth Date: 17 Dec 1925."


11255. Kenneth William Borden

1Massachusetts Death Index, 1901-2003. "Name: Kenneth W Borden  
Certificate: 050200
Death Place: Fall River
Death Date: 5 Nov 1989
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Birth Date: 13 Jul 1924."


7898. Marion Louise Borden

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31625590. Image.


Alden Littlefield Hart

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31625623. Image.


11262. Alden Littlefield Hart Jr.

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/182114527/alden-l_-hart. "Alden L. Hart Jr., 83, longtime resident of Somerset, passed away Friday, August 4, 2017, in the Charlton Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Helen (Vaillancourt) Hart.

Born in Fall River, a son of the late Alden L. Hart, Sr. and Marion (Borden) Hart, he moved to Somerset 55 years ago. He worked as a Civil Engineer for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for 30 years, retiring in 1993. He was a graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School and attended the Southeastern Massachusetts Technical Institute. He was a member of Church of Our Saviour, Somerset; a member of the Mayflower Society; and the Model A Club of New England. He was a man of many interests, particularly any project involving his family, as well as his collection of antique cars.

Besides his wife, he is survived by three sons, Edward Hart and his wife Robin, Thomas Hart and his wife Colleen, and James Hart all of Somerset. He will also be dearly missed by three grandchildren, Bradford and his wife Beth, Rachael and Thomas Jr.

His funeral will be held in the Hathaway Community Home for Funerals, 900 Buffinton St., Somerset MA. Burial to follow at the Assonet Burying Ground." Image.


11263. Frances Borden Hart

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/136398984/frances-borden-mitchell. "SOMERSET ~ Frances B.(Hart) Mitchell 74, of Somerset died Friday April 2, 2010, at her residence. Born in Fall River, the daughter of the late Alden and Marion (Borden) Hart, she was the wife of Clyde L. Mitchell, with whom she shared a fifty year marriage.

A graduate of BMC Durfee High School and the former Truesdale School of Nursing, both in Fall River, Mrs. Mitchell began working as a nurse at the former Truesdale Hospital. She then worked at Diman Regional Technical Vocational High School as the school nurse for twenty years.

Frances and her class at Truesdale recently celebrated their fifty year anniversary. She enjoyed the time she had spent with her family and friends as well as the traveling she had done over the years.

Her funeral service will be held Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 10:00 AM in the HATHAWAY COMMUNITY HOME for FUNERALS, 900 Buffinton Street Somerset. Relatives and friends are invited to attend, but her burial will be private. Calling hours will be Wednesday, from 4-7 PM in the funeral home." Image.


7899. Arthur Everett Borden Jr.

1U.S. Social Security Death Index. "Name: Arthur Borden
SSN: 033-05-0869
Last Residence: 02721  Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States of America
Born: 15 Aug 1905
Died: Apr 1987
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)
Source Citation: Number: 033-05-0869;
Issue State: Massachusetts;
Issue Date: Before 1951."

2FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31625665. Image.


Cora St. Jean

1U.S. Social Security Death Index. "Name: Cora Borden
SSN: 017-16-1938
Last Residence: 02721  Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States of America
Born: 22 Dec 1911
Last Benefit: 02721  Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States of America
Died: Mar 1984
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)
Source Citation: Number: 017-16-1938;
Issue State: Massachusetts;
Issue Date: Before 1951."

2FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31625968. Image.


11265. Russell Merrell Borden

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31625739. "DANIELSON, CONNECTICUT ~ Russell M. Borden Sr., 80 of Danielson and formerly of Somerset, Massachusetts died at home on Monday. He was the husband of the late Joan R. (Pratt) Borden; she died in 2000.

Mr. Borden was born in Fall River, Massachusetts on April 28, 1932, son of the late Arthur and Cora (St. Jean) Borden. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and had been employed for 46 years at Frito Lay. He was a member of the Cornerstone-Quinebaug Masonic Lodge#122.

He was predeceased by his brother Ralph Borden and sister Lois Kershaw.

A Graveside Service was held on Friday at 11:30 A.M. in Assonet Cemetery, Freetown, Massachusetts. Calling hours were held at Tillinghast Funeral Home.". Image.


Joan R. Pratt

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31625796. Image.


11268. Lois Ann Borden

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=31625701. "Wife of Mr. Kershaw.". Image.


11269. Jacquelyn J. Borden

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/158421536/jacquelyn-j_-mello. "Jacquelyn J. Jackie, (Borden) Mello age 70 of Fall River, passed away Saturday January 30, 2016 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

She was the wife of the late Leonard Mello. Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late Arthur Borden, Sr. and Cora (St. Jean) Borden, she was a lifelong resident of the city. She attended B.M.C. Durfee High School and worked at Shaws Supermarket. Prior to that, Mrs. Mello worked in the local area Mills and was an avid New England sports fan.

She is survived by two daughters, Noreen (Vanasse) Lawrence and her companion Paul Borden, Robin (Vanasse) Levesque and her husband Michael, one brother, Arthur Borden, Jr., one sister, Barbara Marques, twin grandsons, Jordan and Nathan Lawrence, many nieces and nephews. She was sister of the late Ralph and Russell Borden, and Lois Kershaw.

Her funeral dervice will be held on Tuesday February 2, 2016 at 6 PM in the Waring-Sullivan Home of Memorial Tribute at Cherry Place, 178 Winter Street, Fall River. Relatives and friends invited. Visitation Tuesday from 5-8 PM.

Contributions in her honor may be made to Southcoast V.N.A., 200 Mill Road, Fairhaven, Massachusetts 02719. Burial private." Image.


Leonard D. Mello

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/42149936/leonard-d_-mello. Image.


7906. Herbert Clinton Travis

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/137640403/herbert-clinton-travis. Image.


Eva A. Eddy

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/137640386/eva-a_-travis. Image.


11271. Robert Clinton Travis

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/136457303/robert-clinton-travis. Image.


11272. Shirley J Travis

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/108728932/shirley-j-perry_lengyel. "Shirley J. (Travis) Perry Lengyel, wife of the late Stephen Lengyel, and the late George J. Perry, died at Charlton Memorial Hospital surrounded by her family on Jan. 18, 2012. She was 78. Born in Assonet, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Eva (Eddy) Travis. Raised and educated in Dighton, Shirley graduated from Dighton High School, and later moved to Taunton where she raised her family. She was an avid Red Sox fan and enjoyed listening to country music. Survivors include seven sons, George J. Perry, Jr. of Michigan, Gary, Gregory, Guy, Joseph, and Herbert Perry, all of Taunton, and David Perry of Attleboro; two daughters, Cynda Borges of N. Dighton, and Carol Perry of Roslindale; a sister, Grace Castle of Raynham; and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held at the Silva Funeral Home, 80 Broadway, Taunton on Monday Jan. 23rd at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Calling Hours will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, Jan. 22nd from 5 to 8 p.m. www.silvafuneralhome.com." Image.


11274. Raymond A. Travis

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/137640415/raymond-a_-travis. Image.


7908. Dorris Irene Travis

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/137080651/doris-irene-ames. "TAUNTON — Doris I. "Granny" Ames, 93, of Taunton, formerly of Assonet, died Sunday, July 20, 2003, at Longmeadow of Taunton. She was the widow of Fred R. Ames.

Born in Freetown, the daughter of the late Herbert and Eva (Borden) Travis, she attended Pilgrim Congregational Church. She was an inspector at Armor Bronze Co. of Taunton until retiring. She enjoyed family and friends and was an enthusiastic fan of bingo and Scrabble.

Survivors include a daughter, two sons, 12 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

She was the mother of the late Alfred Ames.

Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., followed by burial at Assonet Burying Grounds." Image.


Fred Russell Ames

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/119625554/fred-russell-ames. "Listed in the 1940 Freetown street list as being 43-years-old, employed as a calendar man, and residing at South Main Street, Assonet." Image.


11275. Alfred R. Ames

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/278923/alfred-r_-ames. "MARSTONS MILLS ~ Albert "Al" R. Ames died unexpectedly at his home on Saturday October 10, 1998. He was 69.

Al was the husband of Lorraine (Pittsley) Ames ad the son of Doris (Travis) Ames of Taunton and the late Fred Ames.

He was born in Assonet and worked for 37 years for New England Telephone in Attleboro, Taunton and Hyannis. He retired from special operations in 1989. He moved from Attleboro to Marston Mills in 1966.

Al was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Cape and Islands Chapter of the Korean Veterans Association and the Hyannis VFW. He was also a Fire Deparment member.

In addition to his wife and mother he is survived by two daughters, two sons, two brothers, one sister, and eight grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held in the John Lawrence Funeral Home, Falmouth Road in Marstons Mills on Tuesday at 1 PM. Burial will be in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.

Memorials in his name may be made to the Korean War Veterans Association, Cape and Islands Chapter One, P.O. Box 364 Centerville Massachusetts." Image.


Lorraine I. Pittsley

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/60358028/lorraine-i_-ames. "MARSTONS MILLS — Lorraine I. (Pittsley) Ames, 82, of Marstons Mills, formerly of Attleboro, died at home on October 18, 2010.Born in Taunton, educated in Assonet and Dighton, wife of 46 years to the late Alfred Ames who passed in 1998. Loving mother of Jacqueline Capute and her husband Jeffery, Debra French and her husband Robert, both of Centerville, Brian Ames and his wife Linda of Turner, Maine, and Kevin Ames and his wife Mary Beth of Marstons Mills, with whom she resided. Sister of Marillyn Tripp of Assonet and William Pittsley of Taunton. Grandmother of eight, Brian, Jessica, Bethany, and Bradford Ames, Jason and Travis French, Jacob Shwom and Rachael Evelich and also six great-grandchildren, Connor and Colby, Marishka, Irena, Finnigan and Benjamin. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews and in- laws.Lorraine was employed by the Barnstable School System, serving in the Health Department for 14 years. She enjoyed family, cooking, working in the yard and her flower garden.Visiting hours will be in the John-Lawrence Funeral Home, 3778 Falmouth Road (Route 28), Marstons Mills, on Thursday, October 21, 2010, from 4 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be on Friday at noon in the funeral home. Burial to follow in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.Memorials in her memory may be made to COMM Firefighters Assn., 1875 Route 28, Centerville, MA 02632." Image.


11276. Thomas E. Ames

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/184196649/thomas-e_-ames. "Thomas E. Ames, 87, of Raynham, husband of Virginia (Donald) Ames, who was born in Freetown, on June 23, 1930, and died in the Good Samaritan Hospital, Brockton, on October 9, 2017.

A graduate of Durfee High School, in Fall River, Tom Served in the US Army, in Okinawa, at the end of the Korean War. After completing his military service he went on the work at the Oak Spring Dairy Farm, in East Taunton, and then worked as a warehouseman for 10 years at Western Auto, in Taunton. He retired in 1998 after working for 26 years at the Shaw’s Supermarket Warehouse, in East Bridgewater.

His pride and joy was his annual vegetable garden which was known by his relatives, friends and neighbors for producing some of the best tomatoes, cucumbers, squash and string beans to be had. He also enjoyed fishing stock-car racing and spending time with his family. Tom as a quiet friendly man with a quick wit and great sense of humor. He was a visionary with his innovative and creative repurposing of household items.

In addition to his wife Virginia, his wife of 55 years, he is survived by a son Donald Ames and a daughter Paula Ames both of Taunton and a daughter, Cindy (Ames) Stone and her husband James of Rutland, Vt. He was also the father of the late Marsha Ames. In addition, he is survived by a sister Ruth Gagne of Fall River and a brother George Ames of Acushnet and numerous nieces and nephews. He was also the brother of the late Alfred Ames.

Visiting hours will be held in the Crapo-Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., (Route 138 South), Taunton, with a Funeral Service to follow . Interment in Pleasant Street Cemetery, Raynham MA." Image.


11277. Ruth Ames

1FindaGrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/185523635/ruth-gagne. "Ruth Gagne, 86, a resident of Sarah Brayton Nursing Home, formerly of Assonet, passed away on Friday, November 24, 2017. Born in Freetown, Ruth was the daughter of the late Fred and Doris (Travis) Ames.

A graduate of BMC Durfee High School, class of 1949 she had worked as a cashier for various grocery stores in the area. Ruth was on the Finance Committee, in Assonet, for many years, and volunteered at Assonet / Freetown Council on Aging, and loved local politics. She enjoyed playing board games with her nieces and nephews, especially Scrabble but also loved to learn new games. She was a great cook and made the “best” chow mein. Ruth loved to spend time at Dunkin Donuts, where everyone knew her.

She is survived by her brother George Ames of Acushnet; a sister in law Virginia Ames of Raynham; a niece Brenda Demoura of Berkley; her cat “Kitty” and many nieces and nephews. Ruth was also sister to the late Alfred and Thomas Ames, and sister-in-law to the late Lorraine and Carol Ames.

Visiting hours will be in the Crapo Hathaway Funeral Home, 350 Somerset Ave., Taunton, MA, with a funeral service followed by burial at Assonet Burying Ground." Image.