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Bordley, J. B. (John Beale), 1727-1804


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    • Bordley, John Beale, 1727-1804
    • J. B. B. (John Beale Bordley), 1727-1804
    • B., J. B. (John Beale Bordley), 1727-1804
    • Bordley, Beale, 1727-1804
    • Cresinus, 1727-1804
    • American farmer, 1727-1804
    • Gentleman of Philadelphia, 1727-1804
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1727-02-011
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1804-01-26
    • Birth Place

        Annapolis (Md.)
    • Death Place

        Philadelphia
    • Associated Locale

        Baltimore County (Md.)
    • Associated Locale

        Philadelphia
    • Associated Locale

        Wye Island (Md.)
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        (itoamc) Farmers
          (itoamc) Jurists
            (itoamc) Lawyers
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        • Earlier Established Forms

          • Bordley, John Beale, 1727-1804
        • Sources

          • found: His Essays and notes on husbandry and rural affairs, 1799:t.p. (J.B. Bordley)
          • found: Forsyth, W. An epitome of Mr. Forsyth's Treatise on the culture and management of fruit-trees, 1803:t.p. (American farmer)
          • found: LC in RLIN, 4/18/84(hdg.: Bordley, John Beale, 1727-1804)
          • found: NUC pre-56(hdg.: Bordley, John Beale, 1727-1804; usage: Gentleman of Philadelphia)
          • found: Gibson, E.B. Biographical sketches of the Bordley family, of Maryland, 1865:p. 61, etc. (John Beale Bordley; J. Beale Bordley; Beale Bordley; lawyer; judge; farmer; author of numerous agricultural works, including Epitome of Forsyth on fruit trees, with notes by an American farmer, 1803; b. 11 Feb. 1727, Annapolis, Md.; d. Jan. 26, 1804, age 76 years, 11 mos.)
          • found: Tucher, A.J. Agriculture in America 1622-1860, 1984:p. xiv, etc. (John Beale Bordley; of Maryland; farmer, lawyer and judge; proponent of agriculture and agricultural improvements; published many works, most anonymously, some consistently misattributed; in 1803 condensed and paraphrased William Forsyth's Treatise on the culture and management of fruit trees, published as "An epitome of Mr. Forsysth's Treatise on the culture and management of fruit-trees"; the Epitome has been widely but incorrectly attributed to William Cobbett because Cobbett had previously produced a full-length American edition of Forsyth's original Treatise)
          • found: Appleton's Cyclopedia of Amer. biog.(Bordley, John Beale; of Baltimore Co., Md., Wye Island, Md., and Philadelphia; agricultural writer; lawyer; judge; published Forsyth on fruit-trees, with notes; On rotation of crops, 1792; Essays and notes on husbandry and rural affairs, with plates, 1799-1801; A view of the courses of crops in England and Maryland, 1784; b. Annapolis, Md., 11 Feb. 1727; d. Philadelphia, 26 Jan. 1804)
          • found: MWA/NAIP files, July 10, 2019(access point: Bordley, J. B. (John Beale), 1727-1804; usage: J.B. Bordley; J.B.B.; Cresinus; American farmer; variants: Beale Bordley; J. Beale Bordley)
        • Change Notes

          • 1984-05-14: new
          • 2019-07-11: revised
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