Person:Benjamin Kilbourne (1)

m. 12 Nov 1723
  1. Kilborn1724 - 1724
  2. Kilborn1725 - 1725
  3. Elisha Kilbourne1726 - 1815
  4. Benjamin Kilbourne, Lieutenant1728 - 1810
  5. Anna Kilbourne1730/1 - 1813
  6. Jeremiah Kilbourne1733 - 1733
  7. Ruth Kilbourn (1)1734 - 1818
  8. Solomon Kilbourne1736 - 1806
  9. Jeremiah Kilbourneabt 1738 - abt 1758
  10. Charles Kilbourne1740 - 1756
  11. Catherine Kilbourne1742 -
  12. Abigail Kilbourne1744 -
m. 5 Dec 1751
  1. Ruth Kilborn1752 -
  2. Lewis Kilborn1755 - 1804
  • HLieut. Benjamin Kilborn1728 - 1810
  • WLucy Bishop
m. 20 Mar 1757
  1. Col. Charles Kilborn1758 - 1834
  2. Nancy Kilborn1760 -
  3. Hannah Kilborn1762 -
  4. Benjamin Kilborn1765 - 1796
  5. David Kilborn1767 - 1847
  6. Samuel Kilborn1769 - 1849
  7. Capt. Joseph Kilborn1771 - 1814
  8. Lucy Kilborn1773 -
  9. Polly Kilborn1778 -
  10. William Kilborn1778 - 1847
Facts and Events
Name Benjamin Kilbourne, Lieutenant
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 4 Apr 1728 Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Marriage 5 Dec 1751 Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USAto Hannah Stoddard
Marriage 20 Mar 1757 Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USAto Lucy Bishop
Death[3] 1810 Elizabethtown Twp, Leeds County, Ontario, Canada

From The History and Antiquities of the Name and Family of Kilbourn[4] (p. 102): 'On the breaking out of the Revolution, he, (in common with many prominent and influential men in his native town,) steadfastly adhered to the cause of the king.'

From The History and Antiquities of the Name and Family of Kilbourn[4] (p. 103): 'He continued to reside in Litchfield until some years after the close of the war, when he removed ... to Elizabethtown, near Brockville, Upper Canada--being determined, as he said, to "lay his bones on King George's soil." ... a neighbor expressed surprise, that ... he should resolve upon emigrating ... to which he responded ... "... I want to breathe some of King George's air before I die!" '

References
  1. Connecticut, United States. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Litchfield Vital Records:129 (edited version).

    'KILBORN, KILLBORN, KILBURN, KILBOURNE ...
    Benjamin, s. Joseph & Abigail, b. Apr. 4, 1728'

  2. Kilbourne, Payne Kenyon. The History and Antiquities of the Name and Family of Kilbourn. (New Haven: Durrie & Peck, 1856), page 102.

    'Lieut. BENJAMIN, b. in Litchfield, April 4, 1728; was married to Hannah Stoddard, Dec. 5, 1751, by Rev. Timothy Collins.'

  3. Kilbourne, Payne Kenyon. The History and Antiquities of the Name and Family of Kilbourn. (New Haven: Durrie & Peck, 1856), page 103.

    'He died at Elizabethtown in 1810, aged 83.'

  4. 4.0 4.1 Kilbourne, Payne Kenyon. The History and Antiquities of the Name and Family of Kilbourn. (New Haven: Durrie & Peck, 1856), pages 102-103.