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MIS-INFORMATION ABOUT BANFIELD CAPRON

MIS-INFORMATION ABOUT BANFIELD CAPRON

Posted: 4 Oct 2008 3:22PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 16 Jul 2013 6:56PM GMT
Surnames: BULLIS
I have looked at several dozen trees on Ancestry and am dismayed by the amount of incorrect information regarding
Banfield Capron. I have been researching the Capron family and the descendents of Banfield Capron for nearly
forty years and am reasonably sure of the following information.

Banfield Capron was born about 1660 in England.
He was NOT born in Attleboro, MA.
He was NOT born in Wales.
He was PROBABLY not born in Cheshire, England.
He was probably born in Devonshire, England.

Banfield Capron died in 1752 at about age 92 NOT in 1758.

The parents of Banfield Capron b. 1660 are UNKNOWN.
His mother is CERTAINLY NOT Elizabeth Blackington.

Banfield Capron was married 3 times.

First to Elizabeth Callender who was born in England NOT MA.
Second to Elizabeth Blackington in c1733
Third to Sarah Norton probably a widow in c1735

Banfield and Elizabeth Callender were married for about 50 years and she was the mother of ALL of Banfield's children.

Elizabeth Callender's father was John Callender. I have never seen any reference to her mother's name.

Some of the mis-information is understandable. He married 2 women named Elizabeth. And he had a son Banfield who
out lived his father by only a few years.

If Banfield Capron is your ancestor and you have proof that any of the above information is incorrect I would very
much like to hear from you. You can contact me at desilva@comcast.net.

If Banfield Capron is your ancestor and you have incorrect information posted please correct it so this mis-information does not get spread across the net any more than it already is.

Please visit my web site at Connecting Capron Cousins http://home.comcast.net/~desilva/index.htm

Thank you,

Phil DeSilva

Re: MIS-INFORMATION ABOUT BANFIELD CAPRON

Posted: 4 Oct 2011 4:30AM GMT
Classification: Query
ty ty ty...... was looking at info and was like.. you have got to be kidding me!!!!!

Re: MIS-INFORMATION ABOUT BANFIELD CAPRON

Posted: 12 Dec 2011 12:16AM GMT
Classification: Query
"got to be kidding" about what"

Re: MIS-INFORMATION ABOUT BANFIELD CAPRON

Posted: 13 Feb 2013 5:58PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you very much for this information. I just found both Banfield Caprons in my ancestry, and was quite confused about all the inconsistencies in in info I found on ancestry.com. This is quite helpful.
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