THOMAS BOUND - 1800-1888


Tidbits I have picked up along the way about Thomas Bound:

Thomas Bound was born on 11 March, 1800 in Conklin, Broome County, NY. He appeared on the 1860 census in Plainfield, Waushara Co., WI.

He was described as 5'10" and weighed 150#. He had a light complexion with dark hair and blue eyes. According to a note from Nell Salter, which also included his personal description, she also stated his health was good and his education "medium". His occupation was a farmer and he was a Republican and had religion.

He moved to Wisconsin in 1854 from New York. On 1 April 1857 he got 80 acres of land in Waushara County and in 1858, he got 40 acres of land in Adams County according to the Wisconsin Pre-1908 Homestead and Cash Entry Patents.

Discriptive info obtained from Bound cousin Jo Orvik


Thomas Bound was married to Charlotte Bowen/Brown, date unknown at this time.
Thomas Bound and Charlotte Bowen/Brown had the following children:

01. Catherine E. (Kate) Bound
02. Sally Jane Bound
03. Frances Ellen Bound (Twin)
04. Franklin Samuel (Frank) Bound (Twin)
05. Cornelia Bound


Thomas Bound, died on 19 February 1888 in Plainfield, Waushara Co., WI. He is buried in the Plainfield Cemetery, Plainfield, Waushara Co., WI.