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Dorcas or Dorkis Brown

Dorcas or Dorkis Brown

Female Abt 1755 - 1783  (~ 28 years)

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  • Name Dorcas or Dorkis Brown 
    Born Abt 1755 
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 Aug 1783  Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Sayles-Eddy Lot, Reservoir Road, Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6593  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Elisha Brown,   b. Abt 1731, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sarah Olney,   b. 20 Dec 1733, of, North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3796  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Esek Sayles,   b. 26 Nov 1753, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1824, Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Children 
     1. Rebecca Sayles
    +2. Chad Sayles,   b. 1780, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1830, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    +3. Elisha Sayles,   b. Abt 1782,   d. 20 May 1852  (Age ~ 70 years)
     4. Dorcas Sayles
    Family ID F3805  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Aug 1783 - Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Sayles-Eddy Lot, Reservoir Road, Burrillville, 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), 2:22

      !SOURCE: GEDCOM file sent by Clayton J. Olney to Weldon Whipple, 16 Apr 2002.

      !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. 49. Spells name Dorkis.

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Israel Sayles," email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 8 Oct 2002. Cites Rhode Island Cemeteries Database Index. Spells name Dorcas.


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