Person:Benjamin Wardwell (7)

Watchers
Benjamin Wardwell
m. 1 AUG 1771
  1. Samuel Wardwell1773 - 1828
  2. Margaret Wardwell1777 - 1801
  3. Diademia Wardwell1780 -
  4. Benjamin Wardwell1782 - 1875
  5. Lewis Wardwell1785 - 1804
  6. Luther Wardwell1785 - 1838
  1. Otis Wardwell1805 - 1880
  2. Benjamin Larcom Wardwell1807 -
  3. Clarissa Pease Wardwell1809 - 1884
  4. James Wardwell1811 -
  5. Rhoda Wardwell1812 -
  6. Eliza M. WardwellABT 1819 -
  7. Paulina L. WardwellABT 1821 -
Facts and Events
Name Benjamin Wardwell
Gender Male
Birth[1] 10 OCT 1782 Springfield, Hampden, MA
Other 1 DEC 1804 Springfield, Hampden, MAMarriage Intention
with Clarissa Pease
Death[2] 22 MAR 1875 Pittsfield, Berkshire, MA
Occupation? Gunsmith in 1850 & 1860

Listed in 1810 census as being between 26 and 44 years old. A female between 26 and 44 is living with him, along with a female under 10. Living in Pittsfield at 1850 Census and again in 1860, where his personal estate is valued at $50. Widowed, living in Pittsfield at the 1870 census.

Listed on Pittsfield Voters list in 1844. Listed in 1873 Pittsfield Directory, living at 13 Third.

Cause of death: gangrene senile

References
  1. Vital Records Of Springfield, Mass. to 1850, Clifford L. Stott, NEHGS 2002.

    Vital Records Of Springfield, Mass. to 1850, Clifford L. Stott, NEHGS 2002

  2. Pittsfield, Massachusetts Vital Records 1875, Volume 274, Page 58.