Summary of the Women who Married into My Bostwick Ancestral Line

I spent the last 10 posts writing about each of the Grandmothers that married into the Bostwick line. As I did with the ancestral line of grandparents with the Bostwick surname, I decided to create another chart for the grandmothers. This spans 10 generations from the years 1602-1929. Below is a summary of the information … More Summary of the Women who Married into My Bostwick Ancestral Line

Currence Hard What is the Secret to a Long Life?

My 5x Great Grandmother, Currence Hard was born 21 March 1753 in Newtown, CT. Her parents were Abner and Hannah (Beers) Hard and she is the 5th of nine children.   Currence married David Bostwick around 1775 and they had 10 children: Ammon 1776-1835, Jabez 1778-1856, Betsey 1780-1835, Ezra 1783-1819, David 1785-1871, Currence 1788-1811, Lucy … More Currence Hard What is the Secret to a Long Life?

Mary Brinsmead

My 9 x Great Grandmother, Mary Brinsmead/Brinsmade was born 24 May 1640 in Charlestown, MA. She is the oldest child of John and Mary (Carter) Brinsmead. She was christened on 3 June 1640 at First Church in Charlestown. Her family moved to Stratford, CT after 1643 (birth of sibling in Charlestown) but before 1645 (birth … More Mary Brinsmead