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Col George Bomford
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Birth: 1780
Queens County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1848
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Chief of Ordnance, U.S. Army

Inventor: The "Columbiad" type of cannon, in 1811.

In 1892, he was buried here, when the city razed his
original tomb in the family mausoleum on "Kalorama" estate.
He is now buried with his 2nd wife & a son beneath a
single grave marker. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Clara Baldwin Bomford (1785 - 1856)*
 
 Children:
  James Vote Bomford (1811 - 1892)*
  Louisa Sophia Bomford Derby (1813 - 1864)*
  Henry Baldwin Bomford (1824 - 1845)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
Created by: NWO
Record added: Jul 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20350434
Col George Bomford
Added by: Jay Kelly
 
Col George Bomford
Added by: Jay Kelly
 
Col George Bomford
Cemetery Photo
Added by: L Ferree
 
 
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- Linda Davis
 Added: Nov. 4, 2013
Class of 1805
- SLGMSD
 Added: Aug. 30, 2010

- Sarah Quinn
 Added: Aug. 28, 2007
 
 
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