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Ruth Eddy

Ruth Eddy

Female 1742 - Aft 1799  (> 57 years)

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  • Name Ruth Eddy 
    Born 4 Jan 1741/1742  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died Aft 30 Apr 1799  , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I49070  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Nathaniel Eddy,   b. 4 Apr 1716, Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1750, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Mother Hannah Whipple,   b. Abt 1716,   d. Aft 6 Mar 1792  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1738/1739  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rufus Arnold,   b. 5 Feb 1744/1745, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1776, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Married Bef 3 Mar 1768 
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Arnold,   b. 3 Mar 1768, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1855, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Asa Arnold,   b. 3 Feb 1770, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Israel Arnold,   b. 3 Oct 1771, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1835, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +4. Ruth Arnold,   b. 7 Mar 1777, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1849, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     5. Elisha Arnold
    Family ID F5698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jan 1741/1742 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aft 30 Apr 1799 - , , Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Ruth Story Devereux Eddy, The Eddy Family in America (Boston: Eddy Family Association, 1930), p. 85. Cites Vital Records and History of Woonsocket. Gives birth 7 Jan 1742 in Smithfield, Rhode Island.

      !MARRIAGE: "Did she marry Israel Tifft, Tafft? (See Smithfield Deeds, 9,459.)" --R.S.D. Eddy

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Martha Arnold," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 16 Nov 2002.

      !SOURCE: The Arnold Family of Smithfield, Rhode Island, by Richard H. Benson (Boston: Newbury Street Press, 2009; ISBN 978-0-88082-221-3), p. 278.

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Ruth Eddy," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 7 Sep 2009. Cites Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850 (birth 4 Jan 1741/42). Gives birth After 7 Mar 1777 in RI. (Death previously entered as after 30 Apr 1799.)


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