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Obadiah Sprague

Obadiah Sprague

Male Abt 1718 - 1801  (~ 83 years)

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  • Name Obadiah Sprague 
    Born Abt 1718  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jun 1801  Providence, 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 I11786  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Richard Sprague,   b. 10 Apr 1685, Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1753, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Mary Sprague Whipple,   b. Abt 1689, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 14 Aug 1749  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 1710  Hingham, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F318  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Cowen,   b. 22 May 1721, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1757, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1748  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Richard Sprague
     2. Richard Sprague
    +3. Samuel Sprague
     4. Mary Sprague
    +5. Hannah Sprague,   b. Abt 1752, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1833, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
     6. Nathaniel Anthony Sprague
     7. Sarah Sprague
     8. Marcy Sprague
     9. Lydia Sprague
     10. Susannah Sprague
     11. Sally Sprague
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F6744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Marcy,   b. Abt 1740,   d. 26 Jul 1788, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married Aft 23 Aug 1757 
    Children 
    +1. Obadiah Sprague,   b. 22 Aug 1770, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1858, Richmond, Cheshire, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. Susan Sprague,   b. Abt 1779,   d. 14 Mar 1867  (Age ~ 88 years)
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F6745  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1718 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jun 1748 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jun 1801 - Providence, 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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  • Headstones
    Gravestone of Obadiah Sprague
    Gravestone of Obadiah Sprague

  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: The Sprague Database (Mail from Dick Weber (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 23 Oct 1997), citing numerous sources, including "Sprague Family in America", by W.V. Sprague, p. 154, as well as other primary and secondary sources. Gives birth 1717 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, death 12 Jun 1800 in Providence.

      !SOURCE: "Some Descendants of Obadiah Sprague," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 6 May 2007. Cites Rhode Island Cemeteries Database Index (b. abt 1718 in Providence, Providence, RI; d. 12 Jun 1801 in Providence; burial). Confirms marriage date and place, citing Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850.


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