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  • ID: I055610
  • Name: William Appleton 1 2 3 4 5
  • Sex: M
  • Title: Hon
  • Birth: 16 NOV 1786 in N. Brookfield, Worcester, MA 6
  • Birth: 16 NOV 1786 in North Brookfield, Worcester, MA 2 3
  • Death: 15 FEB 1862 in Brookline, Norfolk, MA 6
  • Occupation: 1860 Merchant 3
  • Occupation: 1850 Merchant 4
  • Note:
    "APPLETON, William, (cousin of Nathan Appleton), a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Brookfield, Mass., November 16, 1786; attended schools in New Ipswich, N.H., Francestown, N.H., and Tyngsboro, Mass.; worked in a country store at Temple, Hillsboro County, N.H., when fifteen years of age; moved to Boston in 1807; engaged in mercantile pursuits; president of the Boston Branch of the United States Bank 1832-1836; elected as a Whig to the Thirty-second and Thirty-third Congresses (March 4, 1851-March 3, 1855); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1854 to the Thirty-fourth Congress and for election in 1856 to the Thirty-fifth Congress; elected as a Constitutional Unionist to the Thirty-seventh Congress and served from March 4, 1861, to September 27, 1861, when he resigned because of failing health; died at Longwood (Brookline), Mass., February 15, 1862; interment in Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Mass."

    Source: /www.infoplease.com/biography/us/congress/appleton-william.html

    According to the 1850 and 1860 Boston MA Federal Census William's nativity was recorded as New Hampshire.

    Compiler's note: I could not find any record of his death in 1862 in the MA Archive records.




    Father: Joseph Appleton b: 9 JUN 1751 in Ipswich, Essex, MA
    Mother: Mary Hook b: in of Kingston, Rockingham, NH

    Marriage 1 Mary Anne Cutler b: 6 MAR 1794 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    • Married: 8 JAN 1815 in Boston, Suffolk, MA 6
    Children
    1. Has No Children William Sullivan Appleton b: 21 OCT 1815 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    2. Has No Children James Amory Appleton b: 29 OCT 1818 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    3. Has No Children Mary Anne Appleton b: 28 MAR 1820 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    4. Has Children Sarah Elizabeth Appleton b: 9 FEB 1822 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    5. Has Children Francis Henry Appleton b: 11 SEP 1823 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    6. Has No Children William Appleton b: 24 JAN 1825 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    7. Has No Children Edward Appleton b: 5 FEB 1827 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    8. Has No Children Harriet H Cutler Appleton b: 5 NOV 1828 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    9. Has Children Mehitable Sullivan Appleton b: 29 MAY 1831 in Boston, Suffolk, MA
    10. Has Children Charles H Appleton b: 27 JUL 1833 in Boston, Suffolk, MA

    Sources:
    1. Title: "A" - NEHGS - Massachusetts Vital Marriage Records, 1841-1910
      Publication: New England Historic Genealogical Society
      Text: Marriage - 1852 Boston MA vol 62 page 122 line 2064. Thomas J Coolidge and Hetty S Appleton
    2. Title: "A" - NEHGS - Massachusetts Vital Death Records, 1841-1910
      Text: Death - 1901 Boston MA vol 519 page 172 line 2564. Death of Hetty S (Appleton) Coolidge
    3. Title: "C" 1860 - US Census
      Text: Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Boston Ward 6, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: M653_521; Page: 656; Image: 657
    4. Title: "C" 1850 - US Census
      Text: Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Boston Ward 6, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_336; Page: 324; Image: 3
    5. Title: "A" - NEHGS - Massachusetts Vital Marriage Records, 1841-1910
      Publication: New England Historic Genealogical Society
      Text: Marriage - 1856 Boston, MA vol 101 page 27 line 447. Charles H Appleton and Isabella Mason
    6. Title: "A" RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project:
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      Media: Internet
      Text: Title: Appleton & Related Families, Entries: 3086 Updated: 2007-01-08 04:03:04 UTC (Mon) Contact: Sheri LeQuia

      http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=appleton&id=I583
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