Benjamin Woodbury

The Life Summary 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–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
  • Children

    (1)

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of various places, notably in Devon, called Woodbury, from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + byrig, dative of burh ‘fortified place’, or from either of two places called Woodborough, in Nottinghamshire and Wiltshire. The Nottinghamshire place name is from Old English wudu + burh, while Woodborough in Wiltshire is named with the same first element + Old English beorg ‘hill’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Woodberry
    Woodby

    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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