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Benjamin Apthorp Gould

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Benjamin Apthorp Gould

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    George Sumner Jr.

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    • 3rd Great-grandfather of Benjamin Apthorp Gould — 6th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 58 
    • Birth Date:
    • 9 Feb 1666 
    • Birth Location:
    • Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts 
    • Christening Date:
    • 15 Apr 1666 
    • Christening Location:
    • Dorchester (now Boston), Suffolk, Massachusetts 
    • Death Date:
    • 18 Dec 1732 
    • Death Location:
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    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Milton Cemetery, Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • BEF 13 Nov 1695 
    • Marriage Location:
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    • Children:

    • Samuel Sumner

      Mary Sumner (Ahnentafel No:29 )

      Abigail Sumner

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  • Sources for George Sumner Jr.

    • 4 Appleton, William Sumner, Record of the Descendants of William Sumner, of Dorchester, Mass., 1636, Boston: David Clapp and Son, Printers (1879), 3, 5-6.
    • 5 Ferris, Mary Walton, Dawes-Gates Ancestral Lines: A Memorial Volume Containing the American Ancestry of Rufus R. Dawes, Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Wisconsin Cuneo Press (1931), Vol. 1, p. 418.
    • 6 Ward, Andrew H., History of the Town of Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, from Its Settlement in 1717 to 1829 . . ., Boston: Samuel G. Drake (1847), 439.
    • 7 Williams, Alicia Crane, Chase-Wigglesworth Genealogy: The Ancestors and Descendants of Philip Putnam Chase and His Wife . . ., Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc. (1990), 168, 398.