Benjamin Towle Sanborn

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

The Life 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
Mary Parris
1788–
Marriage: about 1808
Jeremiah Russel Sanborn
1816–1887
Mary Sanborn
1820–
George W. Sandborn
1833–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1808
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
children

(3)

    Jeremiah Russel Sanborn

    Male1816–1887Male

    Mary Sanborn

    Female1820–Female

    Male1833–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1762–1851Male

    Mary A. Glines

    Female1765–1812Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

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

Sources (3)

  • Benja. Sanborn, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
  • Benjamin Sanborn, "New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920"
  • Benjamin Sanborn, "New Hampshire, Marriages, 1720-1920"

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