Home | Search for Names | Surnames | Photos | Places |  What's New

James Ford

Male 1810 - 1879  (68 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name James Ford 
    Born 21 November 1810  Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Housewright 
    Died 29 January 1879  Duxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Briggs Cemetery, North Pembroke Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • “On 16 Jun 1834 Joseph S. Vaughan and James ford 2nd, both of Fall River, carpenters, sold two pews, numbers 71 and 76, in the Methodist Episcopal Meeting House in Fall River to Iram Smith, trader, for $50.; Lucinda Ford also signed, and witnesses were James Ford and Job B. French.”

      1840 Federal Census. Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts
      Family of James Ford 2nd:
      1 male under 5 [William, 2]
      1 male 5-10 [Darius, 5]
      3 males 15-20 [? & ? & ?]
      2 males 20-30 [James, 29 & ?]
      1 female 5-10 [Lydia, 6]
      1 female 15-20 [?]
      1 female 20-30 [Lucinda, 29]
      1 female 50-60 [perhaps Eunice Cook, 58]

      1850 Federal Census. Fall River, Bristol County, Massachusetts
      Roll 308, page 90.
      James Ford, 42, carpenter, b. MA
      Lucinda Ford, 40, b. RI
      Lydia B. Ford, 16, b. MA
      Darius C. Ford, 13, b. MA
      Wm. S. Ford, 11, b. MA
      Eunice C. Ford, 6, b. MA
      Avis Ford, 2, b. MA
      John Earl, 19, carpenter, b. MA
      Theodore Waldron, 18, carpenter, b. RI
      Nathaniel Ford, 22, carpenter, b. MA [James’ brother]
      Peleg Ford, 21, b. MA [James’ brother who was 23 then]
      Jerome Dwelly, 27, physician, b. RI
      Janette Dwelly, 22, b. RI
      Edwin J. Dwelly, 1, b. MA
      Margaret White, 24, b. Ireland

      1855 Massachusetts Census. Fall River, Bristol Countys
      James Ford, 44, housewright, b. Pembroke, MA
      Lucinda Ford, 43, b. Tiverton, RI
      Lydia B. Ford, 21, b. Fall River
      Darius C. Ford, 19, housewright, b. Fall River
      William T. Ford, 17, b. Fall River
      James J. Ford, 14, b. Fall River
      Eunice C. Ford, 10, b. Fall River
      Jennette A.C. Ford, 7, b. Fall River
      Lucinda E. Ford, 3, b. Fall River
      Caroline L. Carter, 21, b. Harrison

      1860 Federal Census. Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
      Roll 519, page 119.
      Post Office North Pembroke
      James Ford 2^d, 50, Master Housewright, $7000 real estate, $2500 personal estate
      Lucinda Ford, 49
      Darius C. Ford, 25, housewright, $300 personal estate
      William T. Ford, 20, merchants clerk
      James J. Ford, 19
      Eunice C. Ford, 15
      Janette A. Ford, 12
      Lucinda H. Ford, 8
      Mary Twomey, 38, servant
      All born in Massachusetts except Lucinda b. RI, and Mary born in Ireland

      1865 Massachusetts Census. Pembroke, Plymouth County
      James Ford, 58, carpenter
      Lucinda Ford, 53, housewife
      William T. Ford, 25, depot master
      Eunice C. Ford, 19, music teacher
      James J. Ford, 23, carpenter
      Avice C. Ford, 16, housework
      Nelly Ford, 10
      Lydia Baker, 29, widowed, housework [daughter]
      Jennie Baker, 8 [granddaughter]
      All were born in Massachusetts.

      1870 Federal Census.Pembroke, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
      Roll 639, page 599.
      James Ford, 59, Housewright, $5000 real estate, $1000 personal estate, b. MA
      Lucinda Ford, 59, Keeping house, b. RI [wife]
      Eunice C. Ford, 26, No occupation, b. MA [daughter]
      Janette A. C. Ford, 21, No occupation, b. MA [daughter]
      Lucinda H. Ford, 18. No occupation, b. MA [daughter]
      William T. Ford, 31, Housewright, b. MA [son]
      Cynthia A. Ford, 27, No occupation, b. MA [daughter-in-law]
      Thomas G. Barstow, 18, apprentice housewright, b. MA
      Alvin Wadsworth, 18, apprentice housewright, b. MA
      Jennie F. Baker, 13, attending school, b. MA

      Deaths Registered in the Town of Pembroke
      James Ford, d. 29 Jan 1879 at Duxbury, age 68 years 2 months 7 days, married, carpenter, son of James & Mercy. Died of inflanation of kidneys & albuminisia

      Briggs Burying Ground, Pembroke, Massachusetts
      James Ford, b. 29 Nov 1810, d. 29 Jan 1879 (Masonic symbol on headstone)
      Lucinda Cook, wife of James Ford, b. 8 Apr 1811, d. 14 Mar 1889 [1]
    Person ID I82  Schirado
    Last Modified 7 April 2015 

    Father James Ford,   b. 11 February 1791, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 November 1865, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Mercy Lewis,   b. 20 August 1790, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 August 1865, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 7 May 1810  Marshfield, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F586  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Lucinda Cook,   b. 8 April 1811, Tiverton, RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 March 1889, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 15 September 1833  Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Asa Bronson, minister
    Children 
    +1. Lydia Bradford Ford,   b. 20 May 1834, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 August 1872, Pembroke, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
    +2. Darius Cook Ford,   b. 2 January 1836, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1909, Bridgewater, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +3. William Thomas Ford,   b. 1 July 1838, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 January 1909, Abington, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. James Jefferson Ford,   b. 5 June 1841, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1912, Providence, RI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +5. Eunice Cook Ford,   b. 17 January 1845, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 December 1917, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     6. Janette Avis Cook Ford,   b. September 1848, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921, Bellevue, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)
    +7. Lucinda Helen Ford,   b. 28 May 1852, Fall River, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1917, Bellevue, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Family ID F56  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] Jane Fletcher Fiske, (Boxford, Mass., 1987).

    2. [S46] The Vital Records of Marshfield, Mass.


Send eMail to WMGS

This site powered by The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding ©, v. 12.0.3, written by Darrin Lythgoe 2001-2020.

WMGS Online Trees - created and maintained by Western Michigan Genealogical Society Copyright © 2005-2020 All rights reserved. | Data Protection Policy.

© This Site Copyright WMGS 2002–2020

WMGS Main Home Page

WMGS Searchable Databases

Become a WMGS Member