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John Mawney

John Mawney

Male 1751 - 1830  (79 years)

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  • Name John Mawney 
    Born 1751  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Mar 1830  Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11007  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father John Mawney,   b. 11 Aug 1718, East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1754, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Amey Gibbs,   b. 4 Jul 1725, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1805, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1745  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6289  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy Wilson 
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F6293  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Clarke 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Mawney,   b. Abt 1786, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1864, Brooklyn, Kings, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years)
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F6294  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1751 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Mar 1830 - Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from Brenda Bova (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple dated 6 Oct 1997.

      !SOURCE: Stanley W. Arnold, Jr., "A Mawney Line of Descent," Rhode Island Genealogical Register, v. 11 (1988), p. 205. Died in Cranston in 1830, probably late February.

      !OCCUPATION: Doctor; sometimes Sheriff of Providence Co., R.I. --Brenda Bova

      !MILITARY: "Colonel in the R[hode] I[sland] militia. He was a member of the party that burned the British vessel Gaspee, and following the incident removed a bullet from Lieutenant Duddingston, the vessel's commander. Fifty years after the American Revolution, Dr. Mawney was among the four veterans of the Gaspee incident still living, and was honored by the state of Rhode Island." --S. W. Arnold, Jr., p. 205

      !SOURCE: Father John's will, dated 5 Jun 1754, proved 1 Jul 1754, p. 28-29. Abstracted in Rhode Island Genealogical Register, vol. 13, "Abstracts of Providence Wills," p. 112.


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