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Jonathan Dexter

Jonathan Dexter

Male 1739 - 1819  (80 years)

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  • Name Jonathan Dexter 
    Born 1739  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Jul 1819  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Austin-Thayer-Gorton Lot, Sprague Avenue, Lincoln, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18276  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2010 

    Father John Dexter, Jr.,   b. 1701, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1780, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Brown,   b. 30 Jul 1699, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1770, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F8132  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Low or Lowe,   b. 1741, Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1822, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1761  Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Mary Dexter,   b. 1762, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Joseph Dexter,   b. 1764, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Killingly, Windham, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Philip Dexter,   b. 1766, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1804, Killingly, Windham, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     4. Elizabeth Dexter,   b. 1768, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Christopher Dexter,   b. 1770, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1811  (Age > 42 years)
     6. Abigail Dexter,   b. 1772, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Alice Dexter,   b. 1774, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +8. Sarah Dexter,   b. 1776, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Lydia Dexter,   b. 1778, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1838, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +10. John Dexter,   b. 1780, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1840, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    +11. Anna or Nancy Dexter,   b. Abt 1782, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 7 Apr 1820, prob, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F9733  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1739 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Dec 1761 - Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 1819 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Austin-Thayer-Gorton Lot, Sprague Avenue, Lincoln, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: S.C. Newman, Dexter Genealogy: Being a Record of the Families Descended from Rev. Gregory Dexter (Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1859), p. 23, 26-27.

      !SOURCE: James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850. Vol. 3, Cumberland, Part 5 (Providence, Harragansett Historical Pub. Co., 1892), p. 29 (marriage entry of son Joseph).

      !RESIDENCES: "At the Lime Rocks." --S.C. Newman

      !OCCUPATION: Farmer. --S.C. Newman

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 9 Oct 2001.

      !SOURCE: "Direct Descendants of Anthony Low," email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 13 Apr 2003. Cites Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850 (birth abt 1739 in Rhode Island); Historical Catalogue of the Members of the First Baptist Church in Providence, RI. (death).

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of John Dexter, Jr.," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 17 Aug 2003. Cites Rhode Island Cemeteries Database Index (birth [Bet. 1739 and 1740 in RI], death, burial); Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850 (marriage).

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 30 Aug 2004. Cites Arnold's VRs 15:164 Providence Gazette 3/26/1808 (daughter's marriage).

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Anna Dexter," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 11 Oct 2010.


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