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Christopher Dexter

Christopher Dexter

Male 1770 - Aft 1811  (> 42 years)

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  • Name Christopher Dexter 
    Born 1770  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1811 
    Person ID I55948  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Jonathan Dexter,   b. 1739, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1819, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F9567  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Betsey or Betty Whipple,   b. 9 Jan 1768, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1811  (Age > 44 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1789  Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Anthony Dexter,   b. 14 Apr 1790, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1854, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Amey Dexter,   b. 24 Nov 1791, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Susan Dexter,   b. 1793, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Sukey Dexter,   b. 18 Apr 1794, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Polly Dexter,   b. 8 Feb 1798, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Betsey Dexter,   b. 18 Mar 1803, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1880, poss, Lincoln, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     7. Maria or Mary Dexter,   b. 11 Feb 1807 or 1799, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Christopher C. Dexter,   b. 1807, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. Caroline Dexter,   b. 1809 or 1811, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1866, , , Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1770 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Dec 1789 - Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, Vol. 3, Smithfield, Part 6 (Providence: Narragansett Historical Pub. Co., 1892), p. 31.

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to the Whipple Website, 9 Oct 2001. Cites Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850.

      !SOURCE: S.C. Newman, Dexter Genealogy: Being a Record of the Families Descended from Rev. Gregory Dexter (Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1859), p. 27.

      !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, Betsey, and Christopher Dexter; Dec. 10, 1789."

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

      !RESIDENCES: "Near the Lime Rocks in Smithfield, on the original estate, first purchased by Rev. Gregory Dexter for his son Stephen." --S.C. Newman


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