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Benjamin Child, II
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Birth: 1631
Harborough District
Leicestershire, England
Death: Oct. 14, 1678
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

He was baptized on Jan 15,1631/2 at Cotesbach, Leicestershire, a son of Benjamin Child (1591-1634) and Sarah (Shenton) Child (1609-1685). (Benjamin and Sarah were married at Cotesbach on Sep 27,1628.)

He came to Massachusetts in 1648. About 1653, in Massachusetts, he married Mary Bowen.

Children: Ephraim Child, Benjamin Child III, Joshua Child, Mary Child Chamberlain, an infant son, Elizabeth Child, Margaret Child, John Child, Mehitable Child Perrin, John Child, and Joseph Child. The first three sons were all baptized at Roxbury,MA on Feb 27,1658/9.

NOTE: Although no stone has been found, he was almost certainly buried in the Eliot Burying Ground in Roxbury.

Family links: 
  Mary Bowen Child (1635 - 1707)*
  Ephraim Child (1654 - 1675)*
  Benjamin Child (1656 - 1723)*
  Joshua Child (1658 - 1730)*
  Mary Child Chamberlain (1660 - 1718)*
  Mehitabel Child Perrin (1669 - 1752)*
  John Child (1671 - 1751)*
*Calculated relationship
Eliot Burying Ground
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Maintained by: Kevin Avery
Originally Created by: Tennise Broeck Morse
Record added: Jul 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72825608

- Kevin Avery
 Added: Sep. 10, 2014
His Father was my 8 x Great Uncle, also Benjamin Childe, who died in Cotesbach, Leicestershire UK. So this Benjamin is a cousin..... I wish I had known you. With love....
- Caroline Gill
 Added: Apr. 16, 2014

- Me2u
 Added: May. 21, 2013
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