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Edward Dexter, Colonel

Edward Dexter, Colonel

Male 1770 - 1860  (90 years)

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  • Name Edward Dexter 
    Suffix Colonel 
    Born 2 Jan 1770  North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Aug 1860  Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19149  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Edward Dexter,   b. 1732, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1770, At sea Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Mother Marcy Arnold,   b. 7 Jan 1739, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1817, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1761  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Abigail Smith,   b. 29 Nov 1773, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1814, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1793  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sally Smith Dexter,   b. 1797, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Edward Dexter, III,   b. 1799, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Henry Harris Dexter,   b. 1801, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1869, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     4. Frances Susan Dexter,   b. 1803, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F10003  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Mumford,   b. 1781, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F10004  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jan 1770 - North Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Dec 1793 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Aug 1860 - Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts 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), 2:101.

      !RESIDENCES: "His residence in later years was in Seekonk, Massachusetts." --C.W. Farnham

      !SOURCE: S.C. Newman, Dexter Genealogy: Being a Record of the Families Descended from Rev. Gregory Dexter (Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1859), p. 53, 61-65.

      !SOURCE: "Descendants of Henry Harris," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 23 Apr 2007. Cites North Burial Ground, Providence, RI: Old Section 1700-1848 (birth, death 13 Aug 1860, Seekonk, MA?, also d. 1860); Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850 (marriage)

      !SOURCE: The Arnold Family of Smithfield, Rhode Island, by Richard H. Benson (Boston: Newbury Street Press, 2009; ISBN 978-0-88082-221-3), p. 376.


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