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James Olney, Captain

James Olney, Captain

Male 1670 - 1744  (73 years)

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  • Name James Olney 
    Suffix Captain 
    Born 9 Nov 1670  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Oct 1744  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6117  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Epenetus Olney,   c. 14 Apr 1633/1634, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1698, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother Mary Whipple,   c. 9 Apr 1648, Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1698, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Married 9 Mar 1665/1666  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F306  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hallelujah Brown,   b. 1680, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1771, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1702  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Olney,   b. 18 Sep 1703
    +2. Mary Olney,   b. 30 Sep 1704, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1756, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
    +3. Joseph Olney, Captain,   b. 7 Jul 1706, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1777, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. James Olney,   b. 28 Dec 1708,   d. 1709  (Age 0 years)
    +5. Jonathan Olney, Captain,   b. 9 Mar 1708/1709, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1787, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     6. Jeremiah Olney,   b. 11 Mar 1710/1711
    +7. Lydia Olney,   b. 7 Nov 1716, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1770, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     8. Mercy Olney,   d. 1754
    Last Modified 11 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F3379  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Nov 1670 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Aug 1702 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Oct 1744 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - North Burial Ground, North Main Street, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: John Osborne Austin, Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island (Albany, N.Y., 1887; reprint ed. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978) p. 222, 263, 353.

      !SOURCE: Descendancy chart of Epenetus Olney mailed to the Whipple Web Site by J.D. Trezise on 10 Nov 1997, citing (among other references) Edward Justin Frost's 1938 genealogy of the Olney, Hawkins and Lewis families.

      !SOURCE: Descent chart from Scott Russell (undisclosed at example dot net) to the Whipple Website, 10 Nov 1998. Gives death date 16 Oct 1744. (Previous sources give 6 Oct 1744.)

      !SOURCE: Clair A. Hemenway Newton, Captain John Whipple, 1617-1685, and His Descendants (Naperville, Ill., 1946), p. 52.

      !SOURCE: GEDCOM file sent by Clayton J. Olney to Weldon Whipple, 16 Apr 2002.

      !SOURCE: Email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 4 Sep 2002. Cites Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850; Rhode Island Cemeteries Database Index.

      !SOURCE: Abby Isabel Brown Bulkley, The Chad Browne Memorial, Consisting of Genealogical Memoirs of a Portion of the Descendants of Chad and Elizabeth Browne (Brooklyn, N.Y., 1888), p. 127.


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