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Anthony Steere

Anthony Steere

Male 1716 - 1802  (85 years)

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  • Name Anthony Steere 
    Born 14 Dec 1716  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Dec 1802  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I42181  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2013 

    Father Samuel Steere,   b. 1673, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1745, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Hannah Field,   b. 1685, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 18 Oct 1745, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 60 years) 
    Family ID F3783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rachel Comstock,   b. 14 Dec 1711, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1816, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 104 years) 
    Married 15 May 1746  , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Enoch Steere,   b. 10 Jun 1748, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1826, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +2. Rachel Steere,   b. 3 Jan 1756, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Catherine Steere,   d. 4 Apr 1827
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F19614  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Dec 1716 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 May 1746 - , , Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Dec 1802 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE "Mowry Family Ancestry," faxed by W. Robert Freiberger (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 26 Jul 1999.

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 28 Jul 2004. Cites entry in The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans: Volume VI (1904):
      MOWRY, Daniel, delegate, was born in Smithfield, R.I., Aug. 28, 1729; son of Capt. Daniel and Mary (Steere) Mowry; grandson of Capt. Joseph and Alice (Whipple) Mowry and of Thomas and Catherine Steere; great-grandson of Nathaniel and Johannah (Inman) Mowry; great2-grandson of Roger and Mary (Johnson) Mowry, who came from England to Boston in 1631 and whose son Nathaniel settled in Providence, R.I., in 1666. Daniel was brought up on his father's farm and learned the cooper's trade. He represented Smithfield and Glocester in the general assembly of Rhode Island, 1766-76; took an active part in pre-Revolutionary movements and served on many important committees of the Rhode Island Colonial assembly; was one of the census takers, 1774 and 1776; a member of the committee to supervise the erection of forts, 1776; judge of the court of common pleas, 1776-81; a member of the enrollment committee, 1777, and that on appraising taxable property, 1779. He was one of four delegates from Rhode Island to the Continental congress, 1781-82, serving for six months with Senator Varnum. He was also clerk of the town of Smithfield for twenty years. He was thrice married: first, Aug. 27, 1749, to Anne, daughter of Richard and Anne Philips, who died Sept. 13, 1753; secondly, Aug. 19, 1756, to Nancy, widow of Thomas Arnold, and thirdly to Catherine {94085}, daughter of Anthony and Rachel Steere, who died, April 4, 1827. He died in Smithfield, R.I., July 6, 1806.
      Also cites James Pierce Root, Steere Genealogy: a record of the descendants of John Steere who settled in Providence, Rhode Island about the year 1660..., (1890)

      !SOURCE: "Direct Descendants of Anthony Steere," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 3 Jul 2013. Confirms information submitted previously.


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