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James Smith, Captain

James Smith, Captain

Male 1748 - 1829  (~ 80 years)

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  • Name James Smith 
    Suffix Captain 
    Born Oct 1748  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jan 1829 
    Person ID I18513  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2005 

    Father Abraham Smith,   b. 19 Jul 1711, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1786, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Rebecca or Rebekah Smith,   b. Abt 1717,   d. Aft 28 Apr 1798, prob, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1734  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3806  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nancy Waterman,   b. Abt 1757,   d. 8 Oct 1812  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Children 
     1. Gilbert Smith,   b. 23 Mar 1776,   d. 31 Aug 1778  (Age 2 years)
     2. Smith,   b. 23 Nov 1777
    +3. Olive Smith,   b. 29 Nov 1778, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1823, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +4. Phebe Smith,   b. 15 Oct 1780,   d. 16 Feb 1839  (Age 58 years)
    +5. Nancy Smith,   b. 14 Jul 1783, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1873, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +6. Abraham Smith,   b. 14 Nov 1784, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1873, Deerfield, Tioga, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     7. Hannah Smith,   b. 18 Aug 1788, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1854  (Age 65 years)
     8. Nathaniel Smith,   b. 28 Oct 1790,   d. 24 Nov 1790  (Age 0 years)
    +9. Rebecca Smith,   b. 12 Apr 1792,   d. 7 Apr 1884  (Age 91 years)
     10. James Smith, Jr.,   b. Abt 1796, of, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1858  (Age ~ 62 years)
    +11. Esther Waterman Smith,   b. 14 Sep 1801, Johnston, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1885, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F9805  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1748 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !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), 2:54, 129.

      !BIRTH: 7 or 11 Oct 1748. --C.W. Farnham

      !BURIAL: "In the family lot in Spragueville, off Pleasant View Avenue on the bank of the reservoir." C.W. Farnham, 2:129

      !MILITARY: "The title of captain no doubt stemmed from his service in the Revolutionary War." --C.W. Farnham, 2:129


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