Eustace Families Association

William Eustis (1801-c1870+) & Mary Vine (?-1872)

William Eustis (1801-c1870+) was born 15 Apr 1805 in Camborne, Cornwall , son of John and Mary (Goldsworthy) Eustis. He was married 9 Dec 1830 in Camborne to Mary Vine, daughter of Joseph and Lucy (Eudey) Vine. They had three children in Camborne and then sailed from port of Falmouth in Cornwall 30 March 1837 and arrived in New York Harbor on May 6. They settled in British Hollow, Potosi Township , Grant County, Wisconsin, where William worked in the lead mines.  They had six more children there, for a total of nine, and Mary died there in 1872. It is not known if William died there or perhaps went west with his children.  By the 1880 census, one child was living in California , two in Minnesota and one in Utah .  One son, William, died in the civil war and a set of triplets died in infancy.

These pages Ronald & Margaret Eustice, 2013