Benjamin Towle Sanborn

5 July 1788–9 July 1860 (Age 72)
Sandwich, Carroll, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Benjamin Towle

When Benjamin Towle Sanborn was born on 5 July 1788, in Sandwich, Carroll, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Robert Sanborn, was 26 and his mother, Mary A. Glines, was 23. He married Mary Parris about 1808, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 9 July 1860, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Towle Sanborn
1788–1860
Huldah Sherman
1792–
Marriage: 15 January 1809
Jeremiah Russel Sanborn
1816–1887
Mary Samborne
1818–
George W. Sandborn
1833–

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World Events (8)

1789
Age 1
George Washington elected first president of United States.
1789 · The United States Constitution
Age 1
Originally comprising seven articles, the United States Constitution is the backbone of the law in the Nation. The first three articles talk about the separation of powers, dividing the government into three branches: the legislative, the executive, and the judicial. Articles Four, Five and Six describe the what each state governments have rights to do, how the states and the federal government should act in their relationship, and how the constitutional amendments are shared between all states. The Seventh Article explains and establishes the procedure used by the thirteen States to ratify it. It is regarded as the oldest written and codified national constitution in force. Since the Constitution came into force in 1789, it has been amended 27 times, including an amendment to repeal a previous one.
1808
Age 20
Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Sandburn, a habitational name from Sandburn House in North Yorkshire.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sanburn
Sandborn

Sources (4)

  • Benjamin Sanborn in entry for Jeremiah R. Sanborn, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915, 1921-1924"
  • Benja. Sanborn, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
  • Benjamin Sanborn, "New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920"

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