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Edward Wanton

Edward WANTON¬†(1632 – 1716) was Alex’s 9th great grandfather, one of 1,024 in this generation of the Miner line. ¬†He was a prominent Boston shipbuilder who converted to Quakerism and moved to Scituate, Massachusetts in 1661. The Wanton family, known … Continue reading

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