Person:Benjamin Bartlett (9)

m. 1656
  1. Icabod Bartlett
  2. Benjamin Bartlett1658 - BEF 1724
  3. Rebecca BartlettBEF 1664 - 1741
  4. Samuel BartlettBEF 1666 - BEF 1713
  5. Ebenezer Bartlettabt 1667 - 1697/98
  • HBenjamin Bartlett1658 - BEF 1724
  • WRuth Pabodie1658 - bet 1724
m. DEC 1676
  1. Robert Bartlett1679 - bef 1717
  2. Benjamin Bartlettabt 1681 -
  3. Sarah Bartlettabt 1681 - 1761
  4. Rebeckah Bartlettabt 1683 - 1763
  5. William Bartlettabt 1683 - bef 1717
  6. Ruth Bartlettabt 1685 -
  7. Mercy Bartlettabt 1694 -
  8. Priscilla Bartlett1697 - 1758
  9. Deborah Bartlettabt 1698 - aft 1750
  10. Abigail Bartlett1703 - 1776
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][3][4][5] Benjamin Bartlett
Gender Male
Birth? 27 JUN 1658 Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States(probably)
Alt Birth? 27 JUN 1658
Marriage DEC 1676 Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusettsto Ruth Pabodie
Will? 10 DEC 1717 Dated
Death? BEF 10 APR 1724 Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States(probably)
Residence? Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Other? of DuxburyTitle (Facts Pg)
Will? 6 JUL 1724 Probated
Ancestral File Number 8J0X-PT

From the Bartlett Society


No document has been seen to support his birth date as given here. He died before 10 Apr 1724 on which day his will was sworn to.

On 7 Feb 1715/6 Benjamin Bartlett of Duxbury, cooper, sold to William Bartlett of Duxbury, yeoman , 60 acres in Pembroke.

The will of Benjamin Bartlett of Duxboro dated 10 Dec 1717, was sworn to 10 Apr 1724 and proved 6 Jul 1724. He bequeated all his real estate to his wife Ruth, for her life, but at her death it was to be equally divided between his seven daughters, Sarah Bradford, Rebecca Bradford, Ruth Murdock, Mercy Turner, Priscilla Bartlett, Deborah Bartlett, Abigail Bartlett, and his granddaughter Ruth Bartlett, daughter of his son WIlliam Bartlett deceased.

On 27 Mar 1725 the estate was divided to children: Israel Bradford and Sarah his wife; Rebekah Bradford widow of John Bradford; John Murdoch Jr. and Ruth his wife of Plymouth; John Turner and Mercy his wife; John Samson and Priscilla his wife; Abigail Bartlett of Duxborough; Josiah Thomas and Deborah his wife of Marshfield.

On 25 Apr 1728 (sic, must be 1729) Gamaliel Bradford of Duxboro, husbandman and Abigail his wife sold land that was their father, Mr. Benjamin Bartlett's land.

On 28 Dec 1742 Israel Bradford and Sarah his wife of Kingston; Rebecca Bradford widow of John Bradford of Kingston; John Murdoch and his wife Ruth of Plimpton; John Turner and his wife Mercy of Scituate; Josiah Thomas and his wife Deborah; and Capt. Camaliel Bradford and his wife Abigail of Duxborough sold land to John Samson of Duxborough, yeoman.

References
  1. George E. Bowman, Editor. Mayflower Descendant, Vol. 6, p. 45 (father's will); 18, p. 177-183 (will), 242-243 (children).
  2. Vital Records - Miscellaneous Sources, Vital Records of Duxbury, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (1911), p. 217.
  3. Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Mayflower Quarterly, 51:3, p. 132-133.
  4. Jesus Christ Church of Latter Day Saints. LDS Ancestral File, 8J0X-PT.
  5. Vital Records of Plymouth, Mass., Probate Records, Vol. 4, p. 440-441.

    Land Records Vol. 12, p. 98; 18, p. 225; 34, p. 31; 41, p. 14

  6.   20. Ruth Pabodie, in Alden Kindred of America Genealogy Database.

    "20. Ruth Pabodie (Elizabeth Alden, John) was born on 27 Jun 1658 in Duxbury, Plymouth Co., MA. She died - 27 Mar 1725.

    Ruth married Benjamin Bartlett in Dec 1678 in Duxbury, Plymouth Co., MA. Benjamin was born about 1655 in probably Duxbury, Plymouth Co., MA. He died - 10 Apr 1724."