Capron, Harford A., was born in Attleborough, October 10, 1828, son of Dennis Capron. who was also a native
of Attleborough; the family trace their descent from Banfield Capron, who came from England in 1638. Harford A.
Capron was educated in Attleborough and afterward learned the jewelry business, in which he has been engaged for
thirty years. In 1872 he organized the firm of Capron & Company, jewelry manufacturers. He retired in 1884.
In 1850 he maried Rhoda P., daughter of S. Thrasher. Mr. Capron is one of the conservative men of his town; takes
an intelligent interest in school and church matters; and has ever advanced the best interests of his town and
Our county and its people
A descriptive and biographical history of
Bristol County, Massachusetts
Prepaired and published under the auspices of
The Fall River News and The Taunton Gasette
With assistance of Hon. Alanson Borden
The Boston History Company, Publishers, 1899.
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