American Silversmiths

William Cario
(Abt 1714-Bef 1771)


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1. Mary Ann Pollard

William Cario
  • Born: Abt 1714
  • Marriage (1): Mary Ann Pollard on 5 Sep 1735 in Newbury MA
  • Died: Bef 1771, Boston MA

  General notes:


  Events in his life were:

  • He worked circa 1735-1770 as a silversmith and jeweler in Boston MA 9
  • Advertised in the Boston Gazette (Boston MA), 14 Mar 1737,
    "Whereas a Silver Spoon was taken up in the Street about three Weeks ago, and has not been observd to be advertisd; This is to give Notice that the Owner of the said Spoon by applying to Mr. Cario, Jeweller, or the Publisher hereof, and describing the Mark, may have it returnd."
  • Advertised in the Boston Gazette (Boston MA), 6 Mar 1738,
    "Lost about six Weeks past, a Pair of Sleeve Buttons with Christials sat in Gold, a solid Link of the same. The Person that has found them is desired to bring them to Mr. Cario Jeweller near Dr. Colman's Meeting House, and they shall be by him Rewarded for their Trouble."
  • Advertised in the Boston Gazette (Boston MA), 23 Oct 1738,
    "Notice is hereby given, that William Cario is removed from his late Dwelling near the Rev. Dr. Colman's Meeting House, to the south End of the Town over against the White Swan, where all sorts of jewellers Work is made & sold after the best and newest Manner, likewise fine Sword Blades, and Canes Sold and mounted there."

William married Mary Ann Pollard on 5 Sep 1735 in Newbury MA.

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