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Mercy "Mary" Whipple

Mercy "Mary" Whipple

Female 1721 -

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  • Name Mercy "Mary" Whipple 
    Born 15 Mar 1721  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Person ID I389  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father William Whipple, Jr., Captain,   b. Abt 1691, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1776, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Sprague,   b. 26 May 1694, Attleboro, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1735  (Age > 42 years) 
    Married Abt 1713 
    Family ID F319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David Arnold,   b. Abt 1710, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1786, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1745  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Elisha Arnold,   b. 1754, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1838, Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Stephen Arnold,   b. Aft 1756, of, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. David Arnold,   b. of, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Eleazer Arnold,   b. of, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Daniel Arnold,   b. of, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Abigail Arnold,   b. of, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Martha Arnold,   b. of, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F326  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1721 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Feb 1745 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Henry E. Whipple, A Brief Genealogy of the Whipple Families Who Settled in Rhode Island (Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1873), p. 48. From a corrected copy of the book found in the Rhode Island Historical Society Library, call no. CS71.W574 1873 RIHSL.

      !BIRTH: Email from Joanne Lahr-Kreischer to the Whipple Web Site, January 1998, citing Vital Records of Smithfield, RI, Council Book #1, Pages 445-447, gives birth year 1725.

      !SOURCE: James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, Vol. 3, Smithfield, Part 6 (Providence: Narragansett Historical Pub. Co., 1892), p. 120 gives birth 15 Mar 1721; p. 11 and 78 list entries for the marriage of Mary and Mercy to David Arnold.

      !SOURCE: "Records of Old Smithfield," in The Narragansett Historical Register: A Magazine Devoted to the Antiquities, Genealogy and Historical Matter Illustrating the History of the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, ed. by James N. Arnold (Hamilton, R.I.: Narragansett Historical Pub. Co.; Central Falls, R.I.: E.L. Freeman) Vol. VIII (1889), p. 214-215. Extracted by Beth Hurd and submitted to the Whipple Website 21 Mar 2003. Records marriage of "Whipple, Mary, and David Arnold; Feb. 9, 1745"; also "Whipple, Mercy, and David Arnold; Feb. 9, 1745."

      !SOURCE: Mail from Charles M. Whipple, Jr., to Weldon Whipple, 8 Dec 2006. Gives name Mercy Whipple.

      !SOURCE: The Arnold Family of Smithfield, Rhode Island, by Richard H. Benson (Boston: Newbury Street Press, 2009; ISBN 978-0-88082-221-3), p. 290-92. Gives name Mercy "Mary" Whipple.


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