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Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  Bernard  CAPEN

  (b. abt. 1562 Dorchester, Dorset, England   d. 18 November 1638 Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony* )  

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Bernard CAPEN was born abt. 1562 in Dorchester, Dorset, England . Bernard CAPEN was the child of ?   and   ?

Bernard was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1630.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Joan PURCHASE 3 May 1596 in England .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Joan PURCHASE  was born 25 March 1578 in Dorchester, Dorset, England (Fordington).  She died 26 March 1653 in Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA*.  She was the daughter of Oliver PURCHASE and Thomasine HARRIS.

Bernard CAPEN died 18 November 1638 in Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony*.
Details of the family tree of Bernard appear below.
  • Bernard CAPEN
    Title Genealogical and personal memoirs relating to the families of the state of Massachusetts, Volume 3 Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of the State of Massachusetts Editors William Richard Cutter, William Frederick Adams Publisher Lewis historical publishing company, 1910 Original from Harvard University Digitized Feb 1, 2008 Page 1587
  • Biography
    Bernard Capen:
    ORIGIN: Dorchester, Dorsetshire
    MIGRATION: 1633
    FIRST RESIDENCE: Dorchester
    OCCUPATION: Shoemaker.

    CHURCH MEMBERSHIP: Admission to Dorchester church prior to 25 May 1636 implied by freemanship. He did not join the second church of Dorchester after its organization in August of 1636.

    FREEMAN: 25 May 1636 [ MBCR 1:371].

    OFFICES: On 2 October 1636 ordered by Dorchester to replace one barrel of [gun]powder [ DTR...Read MORE...

  • 1596 Marriage / Partner
    Bernard CAPEN and Joan PURCHASE 3 May 1596, , England (United Kingdom)
  • 1602 Birth of Child
    Susannah CAPEN was born 11 April 1602, Dorchester, Dorset, England (Fordington)
  • 1638 Death
    18 November 1638
    Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA*

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