The Last of the Surname Bostwick in My Ancestral Line

My Grandmother, Florence Irene Bostwick was born 13 April 1902 in Chicago, IL to Charles Jabez and Alpha (Wilkins) Bostwick. She was the oldest of 8 children. The family spent most of their time in Chicago with the exception of a few years from about 1905 to 1909 in Yonkers, New York. Grandma only spent … More The Last of the Surname Bostwick in My Ancestral Line

Captain Joseph Bostwick goes to Upper Merryall, CT

My 7x Great Grandfather, Joseph Bostwick was born in 1695 in Stratford, CT. He was the 4th of 11 children born to John and Abigail (Walker) Bostwick. His family moved to New Milford, CT in 1707 and worked as farmers. On July 23, 1724, he married Rebekah, daughter of Timothy and Rebekah (Turney) Wheeler. They … More Captain Joseph Bostwick goes to Upper Merryall, CT