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  (b. abt. 1785 Dalton, Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay   d. 4 August 1859 Lee, Massachusetts, USA )  

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William COLE was born abt. 1785 in Dalton, Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay. William COLE was the child of ?   and   ?

William COLE died 4 August 1859 in Lee, Massachusetts, USA.

Father: Justin Cole
Mother: Elizabeth Cole

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Did You Know?America - Did you know? Although Ohio is listed as the 17th state in the U.S., it is technically 47th because Congress forgot to vote on a resolution to admit it to the Union until 1953.
Did You Know?The name 'Massachusetts' originates with native Americans in the Massachusetts Bay area (from the language of the Algonquian nation). The name translates roughly as 'at or about the great hill.' (

1620 - 1627 - Plymouth Colony, New England
1628 - 1686 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1689 - 1692 - Massachusetts Bay Colony
1692 - 1775 - Province of Massachusetts Bay
1776 - 1788 - Crown Colony of Massachusetts Bay
February 6, 1788 - Massachusetts becomes 6th U.S. state

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Dalton, Massachusetts, USA
Bay State Paper Mill - Z. & W. M. Crane

"Crane & Co., Inc. is a family-owned papermaker known for its high quality stationery and for making money--U.S. currency, that is. The company became the sole supplier of currency paper for the U.S. Treasury in 1879. It also produces business papers, including archival record paper and ledgers through its Weston Paper division; makes technical papers for architects, engineers, and artists; develops glass- and poly-fiber materials used in filters, insulation, and other applications; and, through its Excelsior Printing Co. division, provides engraving, design, and printing-related services...

In 1799, Zenas Crane chose the small, agricultural town of Dalton in western Massachusetts in which to build his paper mill, on the banks of the Housatonic River..."
death1859 Death
4 August 1859
Lee, Massachusetts, USA
Name: William Cole
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Lee
Death Date: 04 Aug 1859
Death Place: Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts
Age: 74
Birth Date: 1785
Birth Place: Dallae Or Dalton
Marital Status: Unknown
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Justin Cole
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Cole
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B74531-6
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 250261
Reference ID: v 2 p 16

"Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FH1G-59T : 10 December 2014), William Cole, 04 Aug 1859; citing Lee, Berkshire, Massachusetts, reference v 2 p 16; FHL microfilm 250,261."

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