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Benjamin Wade

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New York, NY, USA
Death: Died in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Wade and Hannah Wade
Husband of Ann Looker
Father of John Wade; Benjamin Wade, Jr and Robert Wade

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About Benjamin Wade

Born: 1636             at: Jamaica, Long Island, NY  

Married: APR 1670 at: Long Island, Suffolk, NY

  Died: 21 MAY 1700      at: Rahway Public Cemetary, Rahway, NJ  

Benjamin Wade was not born in Elizabeth, but rather, Connecticut or England. He came to Elizabeth as an "Associate" or original proprietor in 1675, and purchased land in 1676 from the Governor. My info comes from Honeyman's book The History of Union COunty, NJ, which cites the original records. The settlers in these early years were Connecticut Puritans and some Dutch from Long Island. Ben married Ann Looker and died about 1698. I hope this helps.

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Benjamin Wade's Timeline

1636
1636
New York, NY, USA
1668
1668
Age 32
Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, USA
1673
1673
Age 37
Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, USA
1700
1700
Age 64
Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, USA
1920
December 6, 1920
Age 64
1921
January 28, 1921
Age 64
1969
January 2, 1969
Age 64
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Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey
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Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey