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Barnum Harnden b.1820 NY. Lived in Wyoming Co., NY
Posted by: Denise Perkins Ready (ID *****0767) Date: February 28, 2008 at 17:15:10
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Source: HISTORY OF WYOMING CO., NY
BY: F. W. BEERS, 1880
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Barnum Harnden was born in Bethany, Genesee Co., NY, in 1820. He remained in his native town until he was eight, then removed to Varysburgh, NY, thence to Springville, NY, and thence in 1841 to Bennington,Wyoming Co.,NY, where he owns a farm of two hundred and eighteen acres. He has been overseer of the poor four years and highway commissioner six years. He was married March 17th, 1846, to HANNAH BORDEN, daughter of David Borden, of Bennington, Wyoming Co., NY. He has always been a staunch advocate of education. His father, Oliver Harnden, was an early settler in western New York.

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Denise Perkins Ready
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