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Benjamin Yard

Benjamin Yard

Male 1714 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Name Benjamin Yard  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 1714  Trenton, Hunterdon, New Jersey, British America Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Operated an iron works  [3
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 
    • 1789 Built the Triumphal Arch in Trenton for George Washington 221.

      Father: 222 Mother: 222 [3, 4]
    Person ID I591  Quigley Doyle Family Tree
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2019 

    Father William Yard
              b. Abt 1675, , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 8 Dec 1744  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Mary ???
              b. Abt 1680, , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1747  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married Abt 1700  , , , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 7 children 
    Family ID F336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Pearson
              b. Abt 1719, Nottingham Twp., Burlington, New Jersey, British America Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Abt 1739  [1, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Children 8 children 
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2019 
    Family ID F151  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1714 - Trenton, Hunterdon, New Jersey, British America Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Crispen Pearson of Bucks County, Pennsylvania; 1748-1806 - New Jersey Pearson Data [0114], Annie Pearson Darrow, (J. Heidingsfeld Co., New Brunswick, NJ; 1932), 0114.

    2. [S29] Quigley, Donald W., Letter to Earl Williams; 11 Jun 1989 [0146], 0146.

    3. [S82] History of Trenton; 1679-1929 [0221], 0221.

    4. [S83] Genealogical and Personal Memorial of Mercer County, New Jersey; 1907 [0222], Francis Bazley Lee, Ed., (The Lewis Publishing Company; New York, NY, & Chicago, IL; 1907), 0222.

    5. [S83] Genealogical and Personal Memorial of Mercer County, New Jersey; 1907 [0222], Francis Bazley Lee, Ed., (The Lewis Publishing Company; New York, NY, & Chicago, IL; 1907), 0222.
      NOTE: Source citations are incomplete for this individual.

    6. [S6572] Calendar of New Jersey Wills, Vol. 3; 1751-1760 - Robert Pearson; 1751 [5565A], New Jersey., (Internet Archives. archive.org.), 5565A., Will of Robert Pearson; 1751; (archive.org : accessed Sep 25, 2018).
      Wife's name Ann Yard.

    7. [S6817] Trenton Evening Times; Feb 9, 1908 - Robert Pearson House in Mercer Co., NJ [5769], New Jersey. Trenton., 5769., Joseph H. West, "The Oldest House in Mercer County," Feb 9, 1908, p. 8; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Jan 28, 2019).
      Name Benjamin Yard.

    8. [S6817] Trenton Evening Times; Feb 9, 1908 - Robert Pearson House in Mercer Co., NJ [5769], New Jersey. Trenton., 5769., Joseph H. West, "The Oldest House in Mercer County," Feb 9, 1908, p. 8; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Jan 28, 2019).
      ... a Trenton man ...

    9. [S6] Calendar of New Jersey Wills, Vol. 1-13 (partial); 1670-1817 [0106], New Jersey Historical Society, (New Jersey; 1901-1945), 0106.

    10. [S31] A History of Hamilton Township, Mercer County, New Jersey; 1954 [0148], Helen Almy West, (1954; Trenton Printing Company, Inc.; Trenton, NJ), 0148.

    11. [S6572] Calendar of New Jersey Wills, Vol. 3; 1751-1760 - Robert Pearson; 1751 [5565A], New Jersey., (Internet Archives. archive.org.), 5565A., Will of Robert Pearson; 1751; (archive.org : accessed Sep 25, 2018).

    12. [S6817] Trenton Evening Times; Feb 9, 1908 - Robert Pearson House in Mercer Co., NJ [5769], New Jersey. Trenton., 5769., Joseph H. West, "The Oldest House in Mercer County," Feb 9, 1908, p. 8; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Jan 28, 2019).