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Sylvia Lapham

Sylvia Lapham

Female 1731 - 1805  (74 years)

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  • Name Sylvia Lapham 
    Born 8 May 1731  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 11 May 1805  Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16084  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Thomas Lapham,   b. 10 Dec 1705, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1779, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Abigail Wilbur,   b. 9 Sep 1711, Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1785, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1729/1730  Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6052  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ephraim Whipple,   b. Abt 1725, of, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1805  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1745  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Whipple,   b. Abt 1746
     2. David Whipple,   b. Abt 1748,   d. Aft 1775  (Age ~ 28 years)
    +3. Job Whipple,   b. 30 Mar 1749, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1822, near, Quincy, Adams, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +4. Ephraim Whipple,   b. 1751, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F5653  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Solomon Lapham,   b. 1 Aug 1730, Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1800, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1756  Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Rebecca Lapham,   b. 1757
    +2. Rhoda Lapham,   b. 27 Apr 1759, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1849, , Lake, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    +3. Thomas Lapham,   b. 1761, prob, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. William Lapham,   b. 24 Nov 1766, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1841, Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Duty Lapham,   b. 1775, prob, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1846  (Age 71 years)
     6. Ruth Lapham,   b. 1776
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F8628  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 May 1731 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Dec 1745 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Feb 1756 - Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 May 1805 - Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Email from Ward Whipple (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 11 Feb 1998.

      !SOURCE: Mary W. Peckham, "Concerning John Lapham and Some of His Descendants: A Copy of an Article Published in 1948 in The American Genealogist with Corrections and Additions" (Santa Barbara? 1948?), p. 41. (Copy on microfiche at Brigham Young University Library, call no. CS43.G46x G4457)

      !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), 2:85.

      !SOURCE: Will of husband Solomon Lapham, dated 28 Feb 1800, proved 5 Jul 1800. Abstracted by Nellie M.C. Beaman in "Abstracts of Glocester, Rhode Island Wills," Rhode Island Genealogical Register, vol. 6, no. 1 (Jul 1983), p. 45.

      !SOURCE: Will of father Thomas Lapham, dated 17 Aug 1775, proved 15 Mar 1779, p. 392-393. Abstracted in Abstracts Smithfield Wills, Rhode Island Genealogical Register, vol. 12, p. 41.

      !SOURCE: Vital Records of Dartmouth, Bristol Co., Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849: Dartmouth Marriages, vol. 2, p. 536.

      !SOURCE: LDS Ancestral File BFOP-FC.


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