Benjamin Bourn

18 April 1787–23 August 1867 (Age 80)
Savoy, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Benjamin

When Benjamin Bourn was born on 18 April 1787, in Savoy, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, John Bourn, was 38 and his mother, Lovisa Nash, was 30. He married Fanny W Cain on 16 May 1812, in Savoy, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He died on 23 August 1867, in Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

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Benjamin Bourn
Fanny W Cain
Marriage: 16 May 1812
Susan Bourn
Jemima Bourne
Benjamin Franklin Bourn
Martha Maria Bourn
Laura Elvira Bourn
Harriet Bourne

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 May 1812Savoy, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1788 · The First Presidential Election
    Age 1
    The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.
    Age 2
    George Washington elected first president of United States.
    Age 21
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    English (southeastern): variant of Bourne .

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Benjamin Brown, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Benjamin Bourn, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
    • Benj. Bourn, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"

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