Henry Botsford

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Henry Botsford, son of Edward Botsford and Alice Prior, was born probably shortly before his baptism at Sundon, Bedford, England, 15 June 1608.1,2 He died at Milford, Connecticut, about March 1685/86.2

Henry married Elizabeth (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Marston Moretaine, Bedford, England, 26 January 1631/32.3,2,4


Elizabeth (…)
  • Elnathan Botsford2 b. 15 Aug 1641
  • Elizabeth Botsford2 b. 21 May 1643
  • Mary Botsford2 b. Dec 1645
  • Hannah Botsford2 b. Dec 1645
  • Esther Botsford+2 b. 11 Jul 1647, d. aft. 24 Feb 1726/27
  • Ruth Botsford2 b. 8 Jul 1648
This person was last edited on20 Apr 2022


  1. [S332] Donald Lines Jacobus, "Origins of the Botsford Family," The American Genealogist 14 (July 1937): 58-76, further cited as Jacobus, "Origins of the Botsford Family."
  2. [S22] Susan W. Abbott, Families of Early Milford(Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1979), 105, further cited as Abbott, Milford Families.
  3. [S701] Raymond David Wheeler, "Genealogical Notes: The Wife of Henry Botsford of Milford, Connecticut," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 141 (Oct 1987): 358, further cited as Wheeler, "Wife of Henry Botsford."
  4. [S1872] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages Prior to 1700, 3 vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2011), 176, further cited as Torrey, New England Marriages (2011).