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John Dexter, Major

John Dexter, Major

Male 1652 - 1706  (53 years)

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  • Name John Dexter 
    Suffix Major 
    Birth 6 Nov 1652 
    Gender Male 
    Death 23 Apr 1706  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6278  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Gregory Dexter,   b. 1610, Olney, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1700, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Abigail Fullerton   d. Aft 1706 
    Family ID F1185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Smith,   b. 1665, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Feb 1735/1736, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 71 years) 
    Marriage 16 Feb 1687/1688  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Stephen Dexter,   b. 15 Apr 1689, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 27 Dec 1758, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 69 years)
    +2. James Dexter,   b. 22 Feb 1690/1691, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 7 Nov 1731, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 40 years)
    +3. John Dexter,   b. 24 Oct 1692, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Jun 1716 (Age 23 years)
    +4. Mary Dexter,   b. 1 Apr 1694, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Sep 1760, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 66 years)
    +5. Abigail Dexter,   b. 26 Apr 1696, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1780, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 83 years)
    +6. Sarah Dexter,   b. 27 Jun 1698, prob, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 5 Jul 1773 (Age 75 years)
    +7. Phebe Dexter,   b. 4 Aug 1700, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1766, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 65 years)
    +8. Anne Dexter,   b. 6 Nov 1702, prob, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Alice Dexter,   b. 14 Oct 1705, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1779, Sackville, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 73 years)
    Family ID F3440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 16 Feb 1687/1688 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 23 Apr 1706 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: "John Smith, the Miller, of Providence Rhode Island: Some of His Descendants," by Charles William Farnham, in Genealogies of Rhode Island Families, from Rhode Island Periodicals (Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1983), 2:8.

      !SOURCE: Email from Mariana Bean Ruggles (email hidden) to the Whipple Website, 20 May 2001.

      !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. 44, 47.


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