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J.P. Morgan

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J.P. Morgan

American Banker and Art Collector


    Benjamin Sheldon

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    • 3rd Great-grandfather of J.P. Morgan — 6th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 62 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1697 
    • Birth Location:
    • prob. Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 28 Aug 1773 
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    • Burial Location:
    • Bridge Street Cemetery, Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 12 Jun 1723 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts 
    • Children:

    • Mary Sheldon (Ahnentafel No:31 )

      Rebecca Sheldon

    • Notes: 
    • Some sources list his death year as 1772.

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  • Sources for Benjamin Sheldon

    • 4 Andrews, Herbert Cornelius and Holman, Alfred L., ed., Hinsdale Genealogy: Descendants of Robert Hinsdale of Dedham, Medfield, Hadley and Deerfield, Lombard, Illinois: Printed for Alfred Hinsdale Andrews (1906), 72, 83.
    • 5 Dwight, Benjamin W., The History of the Descendants of Elder John Strong, of Northampton, Mass., Vol. 2, Albany, New York: Joel Munsell (1871), 1122.
    • 6 Leach, Josiah Granville, Memoranda Relating to the Ancestry and Family of Hon. Levi Parsons Morton, Vice-President o f the United States, Cambridge, Massachusetts: unknown (1894), 99, 111.
    • 7 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 44.