Julia Ann Trowbridge and William Bancroft were married on 7 June 1854.4 William Bancroft was born on 8 October 1824 in Chesterfield, Hampshire Co., MA. He died on 30 October 1895. He lived in Chesterfield, Hampshire Co., MA.4 "One of Uncle [Dyer Bancroft's] boys--William, I think, the one intended for a scholar, at any rate--had given up going to college, and after some consultation it was agreed that he should spend the winter in Lower Sandusky [later Fremont, Ohio] where [John R.] Pease is to use him as a tinker, a peddler, clerk of whatever he pleases, and see what he is good for. He looks like a tolerable sort of boy, but he was as solemn as a gravestone, owing in part doubtless to a stiff neck in consequence of a cold caught in haying..."
Julia Ann Trowbridge and William Bancroft had the following children: