William Guild ( – 1858)

“William Guild, from Franklin, Mass., came to Walpole in 1808, and bought the Col. Webber farm, since owned by George Jennings. In 1838 he moved into the village, where he lived until his death, October 16, 1858, aged eighty-three. He was twice married, first to Waitstill Ware, in 1798, who died July 1, 1812, by whom he had two children, Julia and Increase Sumner, and the following December he married Lydia Field, by whom he had three children, William, Jr., born August 16. 1813; Mary Jane, born January 17, 1815, and Ebenezer, born December 22, 1816.”

Source:  Gazetteer of Cheshire County, New Hampshire, 1736-1885, by Hamilton Child, Published by Hamilton Child, Syracuse N.Y., August 1885, page 495

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