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Benjamin Wilbor (Wilbore (Wilbur))

Birthplace: Little Compton,New Port,Rhode Island
Death: Died in Westerly, Kings County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Wilbur; Joseph Wilbour; Ann Wilbur and Anne Brownell
Husband of Ruth Smith and Deborah Wilbor
Father of John Wilbor; Joseph WILBUR; Christopher WILBUR; Lydia WILBUR; Judith WILBUR and 1 other
Brother of Martha Closson Burgess / Closson; Anna Wood; William Wilbor; Joseph (Wilbor Wilbore) Wilbour; Thomas Wilbur and 5 others

Managed by: Ofir Friedman
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About Benjamin Wilbor

THE WILDBORES IN AMERICA, Vol. 1, by John Reid Wilbor and Benjamin Franlin Wilbour, 1933, page 44.

Benjamin Wilbore removed to Westerly, where as Benjamin Wilbor of Westerly, yeoman, he made his will March 19, 1772. It was proven April 20, 1772. He died between March 19 and April 20, 1772.


He bequeathed to sons Christopher "Silver spoon marked B.W. To wife Ruth, money left her by her first husband. To son John my farm in Westerly and 1/2 of land I purchased of James Babcock. To son Joseph 1/2 of land bought of James Babcock. To son David land I purchased of my son Joseph? He also made bequests to daughter Judity Hall and to Grandchildren Benjamin Coon, Jeremiah Coon, Joseph Coon, John Coon and Ann Coon. In April 1, 1742 he with wife Deborah sold 96 acres of land in Westerly to William Wilbour, weaver of Little Compton.

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Benjamin Wilbor's Timeline

June 20, 1699
Little Compton,New Port,Rhode Island
December 23, 1726
Age 27
May 3, 1729
Age 29
November 23, 1730
Age 31
January 31, 1733
Age 33
Little Compton, Newport, RI, USA
September 23, 1736
Age 37
Newport RI
Age 38
April 14, 1773
Age 73
Westerly, Kings County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
April 15, 1930
Age 73