Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Dorchester, Mass.” in chapter 1 of Historic leaves, volume 6, April, 1907 - January, 1908:
...rn in Bridgewater, N. H., November 23, 1832, and was the son of Caleb and Nancy (Nelson) Pillsbury.
He was of the sixth generation in descent from William and Dorothy Pillsbury, who were married in Dorchester, Mass. , in 1641, and settled in Newburyport, where a descendant erected the original Pillsbury mansion in 1700.
Mr. Pillsbury's great-grandfather, Caleb Pillsbury, was one of the most prominent citizen...
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