Benjamin Furman

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Benjamin Furman

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Birthplace: Newtown Road, Queens, Queens, NY, United States
Death: circa 1812 (75-92)
Haverstraw, Rockland, NY, United States
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Son of Gabriel Furman and Abigail Furman
Husband of Mary Maretje Furman
Father of Howard Furman; Mary Polly Persell; Elizabeth Furman; Isaac Furman; William Furman and 4 others
Brother of Gabriel Furman; John Furman; William Furman; Samuel Furman; Howard Furman and 6 others

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About Benjamin Furman

Founder of Rockland County, N.Y. Furman Family, moving there from Long Island. Descendant of John Firman who was born in Nayland, Suffolk, England in 1588. John came to the Massachusetts Bay Colony on the Winthrop Fleet in 1630. He was a Puritan and farmer, residing in Watertown. He had 3 children (Elizabeth, John, and Judith) by his first wife who died in1617/18. His second wife had six children: Mary,Josias, Benjamin, Martha, John, and Cathereine.

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Benjamin Furman's Timeline

1728
1728
Queens, Queens, NY, United States
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New York, United States
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Dayton, Cattaraugus, New York, British America
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