AKA JARY'S BELLFOUNDER. Recorded in Saddlebred registry. Also influential in the Standardbred through his daughter Charles Kent Mare, who was the dam of foundation sire Rysdyks Hambletonian. Hackney imported to US in 1822 by Mr. JAMES BOOT of Boston,and styled Imp Bellfounder.(Imported Bellfounder).Then he stood in the stable of COLONEL JACQUES, breeder in Charleston/Mass. He leased him ~1828 for $500 p. a. to Mr. KISSAM/Washingtonville,Or.County, N.Y.(Info:"FIFTY -FOURTH ANNUAL REPORT of the N.Y. STATE AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY",Albany 1895,p.355
Painting by George Ford Morris.
Pedigree in Wallaces American Stud-Book , vI, p936.
Book "SADDLE AND SHOW HORSE CHRONICLE", Vol.III/ 1913, p. 10 said:"In 1829 he was leased to stand in New York and in 1833 he was at Washingtonville with his son BRAUN'S BELLFOUNDER. He died at Jamaica, Long Island in 1843 having been at the stud farm for 21 seasons. It said also IMP.Bellfounder was a NORFOLK?