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Bonum Nye

Birthdate: (96)
Birthplace: North Brookfield, Worcester, MA, United States
Death: November 12, 1891 (96)
North Brookfield, Worcester, MA, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Ebenezer Nye and Lucy Nye
Husband of Pamelia Nye
Father of John Abbott Nye; Elizabeth Nichols Chace; Mary Baker Bacheller and Martha Banister Bishop
Brother of Anna McClintock; Alma Nye; Lucy Nye; Ebenezer Nye and Bethia Nye

Occupation: Teacher
Managed by: John H. Nye
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Immediate Family

About Bonum Nye

  • He taught 20 terms of school
  • Was a Sunday school teacher for over 60 years
  • In 1823 he was an Ensign in the militia, Captain in 1828 and resigned in 1829.
  • In 1823 he was elected Assessor and served as such 15 years
  • He also served as Selectman and Justice of the Peace
  • He was County Commisioner from 1850 to 1857, being chairman of the board from 1854 to 1857.
  • He was one of the Trustees of the North Brookfield Savings Bank at its organization in 1854 and served as Treasurer over 20 years, beginning in 1864
  • He was a member of the Congregational Church for over 70 years
  • At the time of his death he was one of the oldest Masons in the world.
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Bonum Nye's Timeline

September 18, 1795
North Brookfield, Worcester, MA, United States
April 20, 1821
Age 25
North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
November 18, 1824
Age 29
March 25, 1835
Age 39
June 14, 1837
Age 41
November 12, 1891
Age 96
North Brookfield, Worcester, MA, United States