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Sarah Corliss Whipple

Sarah Corliss Whipple

Female 1817 - 1895  (77 years)

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  • Name Sarah Corliss Whipple 
    Birth 9 Aug 1817  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Death 22 Feb 1895  Kingston, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10091  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2012 

    Father John Whipple, Jr.,   b. 22 Oct 1784, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Oct 1866, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Maria Bowen,   b. Abt 1782, of, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 May 1836, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Marriage 23 Nov 1809  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5887  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Robert Page Swann,   b. , , Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Between 1847 and 1850 
    Marriage 25 Jan 1839  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Robert Page Swann, Jr.,   b. 17 Dec 1839, West River, Anne Arundel, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 17 Jan 1866, Brooklyn, Kings, New York Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 26 years)
     2. Maria Bowen Swann,   b. 23 Aug 1841, , , Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Dec 1920, Manhattan, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 79 years)
     3. Elizabeth Amory Swann,   b. 28 Aug 1843, , , Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 Oct 1918, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 75 years)
     4. John Whipple Swann,   b. 8 Nov 1845, Leesburg, Loudoun, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Feb 1874, Hy√®res, France Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 28 years)
    +5. Jane Byrd Swann,   b. Sep 1847, , , Virginia Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1926, poss, Wakefield, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 78 years)
    Family ID F5898  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Henry Potter,   b. 2 Nov 1816, Kingston, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1891, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 74 years) 
    Marriage 28 Jul 1857  , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5899  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 9 Aug 1817 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 25 Jan 1839 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 28 Jul 1857 - , , Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 22 Feb 1895 - Kingston, Washington, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - - North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Henry E. Whipple, A Brief Genealogy of the Whipple Families Who Settled in Rhode Island (Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1873), p. 44.

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 11 Sep 2001. Cites John E. Sterling, North Burial Ground, Providence, Rhode Island: Old Section 1700-1848.

      !SOURCE: Abby Isabel Brown Bulkley, The Chad Browne Memorial, Consisting of Genealogical Memoirs of a Portion of the Descendants of Chad and Elizabeth Browne (Brooklyn, N.Y., 1888), p. 79.

      !SOURCE: "Deacon James Whipple: A Man of Mystery," by Kenneth L. Vogt (2003) 15. Adds death place.

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Sarah Corliss Whipple," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 2 Sep 2007. Cites/notes the following:
      • Rhode Island Vital Records, (Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 2000) (marriage to William H. Potter)
      • Census 1: August 12, 1850, Age 33, living 3-wd Providence, Providence, RI w/children Robert P. 10, Maria B. 9, Elizabeth 7, John W. 5 & Jane B. 3 (Source: 1850 Census, Providence, Providence, RI, 187.)
      • Census 2: July 10, 1860, Age 42, living 2-wd Providence, Providence, RI w/2nd husband William H. Potter 43 (attorney at law) & Swann children Robert P. 20, Maria B. 18, Elizabeth A. 16, John W. 14, & Jane B. 12 (Source: 1860 Census, Providence, Providence, RI, 5.)


      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Ephraim Bowen," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 6 Nov 2012. Confirms information submitted previously.


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