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Rufus Smith, Major

Rufus Smith, Major

Male 1730 - 1800  (69 years)

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  • Name Rufus Smith 
    Suffix Major 
    Born 11 May 1730 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Feb 1800  Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17786  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 17 Sep 2005 

    Father John Smith, Captain,   b. 8 Dec 1694, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1778, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Martha Mowry,   b. Aft 1690, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1778  (Age < 86 years) 
    Married 8 May 1718  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3713  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mercy or Marcy Taft,   b. Abt 1731,   d. Abt 17 Apr 1811  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1751  Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. James Smith,   b. 23 Oct 1752, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 22 Aug 1835  (Age > 83 years)
     2. Rhoda Smith,   b. 22 Jan 1755,   d. 9 Sep 1761  (Age 6 years)
     3. Sylvia Smith,   b. 13 Jan 1757,   d. 21 Nov 1759  (Age 2 years)
     4. Dacia Smith,   b. 18 Oct 1759,   d. 5 Sep 1761  (Age 1 years)
    +5. Chad Smith,   b. 13 Mar 1762,   d. 23 Apr 1854  (Age 92 years)
    +6. Arca Smith,   b. 13 Oct 1764, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1825, Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     7. Sabra Smith,   b. 22 Apr 1767,   d. 6 Dec 1767  (Age 0 years)
    +8. Zadoc Smith,   b. 1 Jan 1770, of, Burrillville, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 9 Feb 1822  (Age > 52 years)
    +9. Paul Smith,   b. 30 Oct 1773, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F9539  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Nov 1751 - Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Feb 1800 - Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island 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), 2:41,87,92.

      !OCCUPATION: "Deputy to the General Assembly from Glocester in the years 1759 and 1767." --C.W. Farnham


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