BLACKSTONE Benjamin, Jr.

BLACKSTONE Benjamin, Jr.[1]

Male 1725 - Aft 1799  (> 74 years)

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  • Name BLACKSTONE Benjamin 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 9 May 1725  Falmouth, York, Massachusetts [Maine] Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Marriage Intent 23 Nov 1750  Falmouth, York, Massachusetts [Maine] Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Eleanor Phipps 
    _UID 7F5B24C6D6810A4893F7994362BF7765D020 
    Died Aft 13 Mar 1799  [1
    Notes 
    • Benjamin was a yeoman (Cum Co deed 12:55) and a Rev War soldier (MS&S 2:115). On 14 Nov 1798, Benjamin Blackstone of Falmouth, yeoman, sold for $1200 to his son Solomon Blackstone "all the land the said Benjamin Blackstone is in possession of in said Falmouth" (Cum Co deed 29:443). The land consisted of the homestead whereon he had lived containing 96 acres, another tract of land of 20 acres, and a tract of 40 acres "in the woods" adjoining Joseph Thrasher (ibid.)
    Person ID I32005  Old North Yarmouth, Maine
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2008 

    Father BLACKSTONE Benjamin,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother HUNT Mehitable,   b. 12 Jul 1705, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Aft 7 Nov 1724  [4, 5
    Family ID F7396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family PHIPPS Eleanor,   d. Aft 30 Mar 1816 
    Married Aft 23 Nov 1750  [1, 6
    Children 
     1. BLACKSTONE Nathaniel,   b. Abt 1763, , , Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. BLACKSTONE Solomon,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Capt. BLACKSTONE William,   b. 19 Jun 1766, Falmouth, Cumberland, Massachusetts [Maine] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1850, Pownal, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     4. BLACKSTONE Sarah,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. BLACKSTONE Lucy,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. BLACKSTONE Elizabeth,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. BLACKSTONE Eleanor,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. BLACKSTONE Samuel,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 May 2017 
    Family ID F9152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 May 1725 - Falmouth, York, Massachusetts [Maine] Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Intent - Eleanor Phipps - 23 Nov 1750 - Falmouth, York, Massachusetts [Maine] Link to Google Earth
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    Benjamin Blackstone, Jr.
    Benjamin Blackstone, Jr.
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War

  • Sources 
    1. [S97] Book-Maine Families in 1790, Vol. 5, p.33.

    2. [S133] CD-NEHG Register, Vol 14, 1860, p.144 "Records of Falmouth (now Portland) Me.

    3. [S250] Periodical-NEHGR, 14:224 "Records of Falmouth (now Portland) Me.

    4. [S212] Book-Maine Families in 1790, Vol. 7, p.294.

    5. [S337] Book-VR Ipswich, MA, 2:46.

    6. [S97] Book-Maine Families in 1790, Vol. 5, p.194.