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Edward Dexter

Edward Dexter

Male 1732 - 1770  (38 years)

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  • Name Edward Dexter 
    Born 1732  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Jan 1770  At sea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6283  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2009 

    Father Stephen Dexter,   b. 15 Apr 1689, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1758, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Susannah Whipple,   b. 14 Apr 1693, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1776  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1709 
    Family ID F3489  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marcy Arnold,   b. 7 Jan 1739, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1817, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1761  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Susannah Dexter,   b. 1763, North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Stephen Dexter,   b. 1764, North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. , , New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Abigail Dexter,   b. 12 Apr 1767, North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1812, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +4. Edward Dexter, Colonel,   b. 2 Jan 1770, North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1860, Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F3574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1732 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Sep 1761 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jan 1770 - At sea Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Genealogies of Rhode Island Families, from Rhode Island Periodicals (Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1983), 2:8.

      !SOURCE: S.C. Newman, Dexter Genealogy: Being a Record of the Families Descended from Rev. Gregory Dexter (Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1859), p. 46, 53.

      !RESIDENCES: "Built a house near the present toll-gate of the Pawtucket [R.I.] turnpike, where he lived." --S.C. Newman

      !OCCUPATION: "Master of a ship." --S.C. Newman, p. 53

      !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), 2:101.

      !SOURCE: Genealogies of Rhode Island Families from Rhode Island Periodicals (Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co. 1983), 2:18.

      !SOURCE: The Arnold Family of Smithfield, Rhode Island, by Richard H. Benson (Boston: Newbury Street Press, 2009; ISBN 978-0-88082-221-3), p. 375-76. "Sailed on 25 December 1769, hath not been heard of since, and thus id dead by the law."


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