Benjamin Woodbury

Male

Brief Life History of Benjamin

Benjamin Woodbury married Mary. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Woodbury
Mary
1664–
Marriage:
Samuel Woodbury
1683–

Sources (2)

  • Benjamin Woodbury in entry for Samuel Woodbury, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Benjamin Woodbury in entry for Samuel Woodbury, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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  • Marriage
  • Children (1)

    Name Meaning

    English (Somerset and Devon): habitational name from Woodbury in Devon, named from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + byrig, dative of burg ‘fortress’, or from either of two places called Woodborough, in Nottinghamshire and Wiltshire. The Nottinghamshire placename has the same origin as Woodbury in Devon. Woodborough in Wiltshire is named with the same first element + Old English beorg ‘hill’.

    History: John Woodbury emigrated from Somerset, England, to Gloucester, MA, in 1623.

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

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