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  • Name Benjamin BRADFORD 
    Born 4 Apr 1823 
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1823]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1851  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Benjamin Bradford Junr
      in the 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia
      Name: Benjamin Bradford Junr
      Gender: Male
      Age: 28
      Estimated birth year: abt 1824
      Relation to Head of House: Head of Family (Head)
      Spouse's name: Mary Bradford
      Race: native (Native American)
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte County
      Sub-District: St Andrews
      Sub-District Number: 16
      Benjamin Bradford Junr 28 Native Carpenter
      Mary Bradford 24 Native
      Clarinda Bradford 4
      Martha Bradford 2
      Ladine Greenlaw 16 Servant Native
      Year: 1851; Census Place: St Andrews, Charlotte County, New Brunswick; Schedule: I; Roll: C_994; Page: 90; Line: 1
    Residence 1861  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Fanny Bradford
      in the 1861 Census of Canada
      Name: Fanny Bradford
      Gender: Female
      Age: 27
      Birth Year: 1834
      Spouse's Name: Benjamin Bradford
      Home in 1861: St. Andrew's, Charlotte, New Brunswick
      Race: Native (Native American)
      Religion: Baptist
      Film Number: C-1000
      Page Number: 7
      Benjamin Bradford 33 St Andrews General laboruer Baptist
      Fanny Bradford 27
      Benjamin Bradford 9
      Harry Bradford 7
      Arther Bradford 5
      Clorinda Bradford 13
      Martha Bradford 11
      Fanny Bradford 1
      Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1000
    Residence 23 Jun 1870  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Fannie Bradford
      in the 1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: Fannie Bradford
      Age in 1870: 36
      Birth Year: abt 1834
      Birthplace: Canada
      Home in 1870: Calais Ward 4, Washington, Maine
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Post Office: Calais
      Benj Bradford 48 Sea Captain Dominion of Canada
      Fannie Bradford 36 Keeping house Dominion of Canada
      Augustus Young 23 Seaman Canada?
      Ruth Young 20 Dressmaking Canada?
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Calais Ward 4, Washington, Maine; Roll: M593_562; Page: 80A; Image: 293801; Family History Library Film: 552061
      23 June 1870
    Died 1 Nov 1876 
    • Capt Benjamin Franklin Bradford
      in the Canada, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
      Name: Capt Benjamin Franklin Bradford
      Birth Date: 4 Apr 1823
      Birth Place: New Brunswick, Canada
      Death Date: 1 Nov 1876
      Death Place: Calais, Washington County, Maine, United States of America
      Cemetery: Blacks Harbour Community Cemetery
      Burial or Cremation Place: Blacks Harbour, Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada
      Has Bio?: Y
      Father: Joshua Bradford
      Mother: Sarah Ann Bradford
      Spouse: Mary Helen Bradford
      Children: Martin Byrne Bradford
      Benjamin Franklin Bradford
      Moria Ianthia Bradford
      Harris Greenlaw Bradford
      Fanny Gertrude Bradford Canada, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012.
      Capt Benjamin Franklin Bradford
      BIRTH 4 Apr 1823 New Brunswick, Canada
      DEATH 1 Nov 1876 Calais, Washington County, Maine, USA
      BURIAL Blacks Harbour Community Cemetery Blacks Harbour, Charlotte County, New Brunswick, Canada
      MEMORIAL ID 138196477
      Capt Benjamin is the son of Joshua Bradford and Sarah Ann Trott. He married the daughter of William Cookson and Ann Doten on 20 May 1846 in St. Amdrews Parish. Mary Helen Cookson was his first wife and they have six children before she passed on:

      Moria Tanhia'Ianthia'Bradford-2 Feb 1868-12 Feb 1849
      Clarissa Drusilla Bradford-7 Feb 1848-9 May 1924
      Martha Arvilla Bradford-11 Apr 1850-1930
      Benjamin Franklin Bradford-12 Jan 1852-8 Sep 1941(Mary Emma Hickey
      Harris Greenlaw Bradford-5 Feb 1854-1941
      Martin Byrne Bradford-21 Jan 1856

      After the death of Mary Ellen he married Francis Sophia Greenlaw about 1856 and they are parents of one daughter before he perished:

      Fanny Gertrude Bradford-20 Jun 1860-25 Jan 1864

      From the St. Croix Courier on 4 Jan 1877..........

      " A telegram was received here on Thursday last by Messrs G.D.King & Sons, announcing the abandonment at sea of the "W. T. King" on her passage for the West Indies to New York. It also announced the death of Chief Officer Capt. Bradford which occurred before the abandonment took place. Capt Bradford having died of sickness and exposure. The Capt leaves a wife and several children."

      Family Members
      Joshua Bradford

      Sarah Ann Trott Bradford

      Mary Helen Cookson Bradford*

      Frances Sophia Greenlaw Bradford*

      Susannah Bradford Nason*

      Rachel Bradford Lawrence*

      Moria Ianthia Bradford*

      Benjamin Franklin Bradford*

      Harris Greenlaw Bradford*

      Martin Byrne Bradford*

      Fanny Gertrude Bradford*

      *Calculated Relationship
      Blacks Harbour Community Cemetery
      Blacks Harbour
      Charlotte County
      New Brunswick
      Memorials Region North America Canada New Brunswick Charlotte County Blacks Harbour Blacks Harbour Community Cemetery Capt Benjamin Franklin Bradford
      Created by: Lawrence H. Grunert
      Added: 2 Nov 2014
      Find A Grave Memorial 138196477
    Person ID I37797  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2020 

    Father Joshua BRADFORD,   b. 13 May 1787,   d. 25 Jul 1829  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Sarah TROTT,   b. 13 Jun 1786,   d. 14 Dec 1857  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 14 Dec 1809  All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 14 Dec 1809 Bradford Joshua Trott Sarah 54
    Family ID F10888  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary COOKSON,   b. 14 Sep 1827,   d. 29 Sep 1856  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 20 May 1845? 
     1. Maria BRADFORD,   b. 2 Feb 1846,   d. 12 Feb 1849  (Age 3 years)
     2. Clarinda BRADFORD,   b. 7 Feb 1848,   d. 9 May 1924  (Age 76 years)
     3. Martha BRADFORD,   b. 11 Apr 1850,   d. 15 Aug 1931  (Age 81 years)
     4. Benjamin Franklin BRADFORD,   b. 12 Jan 1852,   d. 8 Sep 1941, Blacks Harbor, Pennfield, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. Harris Greenlaw BRADFORD,   b. 28 Feb 1854,   bur. 2 Feb 1864  (Age ~ 9 years)
     6. Martin Byrne BRADFORD,   b. 21 Jan 1856
    Family ID F10957  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Frances GREENLAW,   b. March 1834, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1903, Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Married Bef 1861 CENSUS 
    Family ID F13650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Johnson's Vitals: Nil
      Eastport Sentinel: Nil