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Terry Mason's Family History Site

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Selected Families and Individuals

Notes


Amos Borden

REFERENCES:
#1) "Historical and Genealogical Record of the Descendants as far as Known of Richard and Joan Borden Who Settled in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, May 1638," by Hattie Borden Weld (Joel Munsell's Sons, Albany, NY, 1899) p.192.
#2) City of Fall River, MA Marriages, Births & Deaths, Vol. 1 to 1840, p.41. FHL #573,267.
#3) Fall River, Bristol Co., MA Death Records 1850-1864, Vol. 5, p.126. FHL #577,257.
#4) Freetown, MA Town Records, Vol. 3, 1795-1836, p.97. FHL #904,380.
#5) "Vital Records of the Town of Freetown, MA 1686-1890," by Helen Gurney Thomas. FHL #974.4851F2 V28t.

Birth: (1) 11 Jul 1786, s/o Isaiah BORDEN/Abigail SNELL of Fall River, MA. (3) Age 75 yrs., 8 mos., 20 days at death on 31 Mar 1862 (b. 11 Jul 1786), Freetown, MA, s/o __ BORDEN/Abigail SNELL.

Marriage: to Clarissa BLOSSOM: (1) Clarissa BORDEN. (1,2) 8 Oct 1809, Fall River, MA.
Marriage to Mary HATHAWAY: (1,4,5) 21 May 1812. (4,5) Freetown, MA. (5) By P.H.

Death: (3) 31 Mar 1862, Fall River, MA, of old age.
Burial: (3) City Ground, Fall River, MA.

- (3) Farmer.
- (4,5) 1812, 21 May: Of Troy, MA.
- (1) Had no children with his 1st wife.


Amos Borden

REFERENCES:
#1) "Historical and Genealogical Record of the Descendants as far as Known of Richard and Joan Borden Who Settled in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, May 1638," by Hattie Borden Weld (Joel Munsell's Sons, Albany, NY, 1899) p.192.
#2) City of Fall River, MA Marriages, Births & Deaths, Vol. 1 to 1840, p.41. FHL #573,267.
#3) Fall River, Bristol Co., MA Death Records 1850-1864, Vol. 5, p.126. FHL #577,257.
#4) Freetown, MA Town Records, Vol. 3, 1795-1836, p.97. FHL #904,380.
#5) "Vital Records of the Town of Freetown, MA 1686-1890," by Helen Gurney Thomas. FHL #974.4851F2 V28t.

Birth: (1) 11 Jul 1786, s/o Isaiah BORDEN/Abigail SNELL of Fall River, MA. (3) Age 75 yrs., 8 mos., 20 days at death on 31 Mar 1862 (b. 11 Jul 1786), Freetown, MA, s/o __ BORDEN/Abigail SNELL.

Marriage: to Clarissa BLOSSOM: (1) Clarissa BORDEN. (1,2) 8 Oct 1809, Fall River, MA.
Marriage to Mary HATHAWAY: (1,4,5) 21 May 1812. (4,5) Freetown, MA. (5) By P.H.

Death: (3) 31 Mar 1862, Fall River, MA, of old age.
Burial: (3) City Ground, Fall River, MA.

- (3) Farmer.
- (4,5) 1812, 21 May: Of Troy, MA.
- (1) Had no children with his 1st wife.


Hannah Borden

REFERENCES:
#1) "Historical and Genealogical Record of the Descendants as far as Known of Richard and Joan Borden Who Settled in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, May 1638," by Hattie Borden Weld (Joel Munsell's Sons, Albany, NY, 1899) p.192.
#2) "Vital Records of the Town of Freetown, MA 1686-1890," by Helen Gurney Thomas. FHL #974.4851F2 V28t.

Birth: (1) 12 Jan 1788, d/o Isaiah Borden/Abigail Snell of Fall River, MA.

Marriage: to Joseph BORDEN (2) Hannah BORDEN m. Joseph BORDEN 20 Nov 1800, Freetown, MA, by J.B.


Bradford Borden

BIRTH: Fall River was incorporated from part of Freetown in 1803. The name was changed to Troy in 1804, then changed back to Fall River in 1834.
BIR-MAR: Hattie Borden Weld; Historical and Genealogical Record of the Descendants as far as Known of Richard and Joan Borden Who Settled in Portsmouth, RI, May, 1638 with Historical and Biographical Sketches of Some of Their Descendants, p.192; FHL film #512

MARRIAGE: Vital Records of Dartmouth, MA, Births, marriages, intentions of marriage, and deaths, along with some miscellaneous town records; 1647-1877; p.46 FHL film #903382
"Vital Records of Dartmouth, MA, to 1850," Vol. 2, Marriages, p.70. FHL #974.485/D1 V28v.


Stephen Borden

REFERENCES:
#1) "Historical and Genealogical Record of the Descendants as far as Known of Richard and Joan Borden Who Settled in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, May 1638," by Hattie Borden Weld (Joel Munsell's Sons, Albany, NY, 1899) p.193,251. FHL film #512
#2) City of Fall River, MA Marriages, Births & Deaths, Vol. 1 to 1840, p.85. FHL #573,267.

Birth: (1) 7 Jan 1795, s/o Isaiah BORDEN/Mercy READ.
Fall River was incorporated from part of Freetown in 1803. The name was changed to Troy in 1804, then changed back to Fall River in 1834.

Marriage: to Prudence BRIGHTMAN: (1,2) 12 Dec 1816. (1) Of Fall River, MA. (2) Fall River, MA.

CONFLICT: This is another instance of an error by Hattie Borden Weld. She incorrectly attributes children born to Stephen Borden (b. 22 Oct 1772) and his wife Martha as children born of this Stephen and Prudence.