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Phebe Watrous

Phebe Watrous

Female 1842 - 1910  (68 years)

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  • Name Phebe Watrous 
    Born 2 Feb 1842  Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Sep 1910  New London, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Ledyard Union Cemetery, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15989  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Silas Watrous,   b. 20 Aug 1802, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1852  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Mary Crouch,   b. 30 Apr 1801, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1884, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1823  Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isaac Stillman Prosser,   b. 17 Nov 1830, Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1895, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 5 Mar 1863  Groton, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Joseph Watrous Prosser,   b. 15 Dec 1865, Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1934, New York City, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +2. Mary Eliza Prosser,   b. 27 Mar 1867, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1937, , , Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     3. Isaac J. Prosser,   b. 3 Nov 1868, Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1870  (Age 1 years)
    +4. Isaac Thurman Prosser,   b. 19 Sep 1870, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1938  (Age 68 years)
    +5. Phebe Jane Prosser,   b. 5 May 1872, Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1937, Decatur, Macon, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +6. Nellie M. Prosser,   b. 16 Jan 1874, Charlestown, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1896, Westerly, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +7. Olive Jemima Prosser,   b. 27 Oct 1875, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1941  (Age 66 years)
    +8. Lucy Hannah Prosser,   b. 25 May 1877, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1948  (Age 71 years)
    +9. Caroline Stillman Prosser,   b. 20 May 1879, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1941  (Age 61 years)
     10. Rachel F. or Rachel M. Prosser,   b. 7 Feb 1881, Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1895, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
     11. Fanny Delight Prosser,   b. 30 May 1883,   d. 3 Sep 1909, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    +12. Silas Welcome Prosser,   b. 9 Sep 1885
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F8570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Feb 1842 - Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Mar 1863 - Groton, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Sep 1910 - New London, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ledyard Union Cemetery, Ledyard, New London, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Gravestone of Phoebe (Watrous) Prosser, 1842-1910
    Gravestone of Phoebe (Watrous) Prosser, 1842-1910
    Wife of Isaac S. Prosser

  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from R. Gilebarto to the Whipple Website, 6 Feb 1998.

      !SOURCE: Grave Marker in the Ledyard Union Cemetery, cited in email from R. Gilebarto to Weldon Whipple, May 1998.

      !SOURCE: Email from R. Gilebarto to the Whipple Website, 23 Jan 2000.

      !SOURCE: Clara Hammond McGuigan, The Antecedents and Descendants of Noah Whipple of the Rogerene Community at Quakertown, Connecticut (Ithaca, N.Y.: J.M. Kingsbury, 1971), p. 131.

      !MARRIAGE: Groton, Connecticut Town Records give marriage date 5 Mar 1863; Clara Hammond McGuigan (in The Antecedents and Descendants of Noah Whipple of the Rogerene Community at Quakertown, CT. (Ithaca, N.Y.: John M. Kingsbury, 1972)) gives marriage date 25 Mar 1865. --R. Gilebarto, 23 Jan 2000

      !SOURCE: Email from R. Gilebarto to Weldon Whipple, 30 Jun 2007. Gives death 12 Sep 1910 in New London at the home of her daughter Phebe Jane (Prosser) Nichols, citing her death certificate.


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