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Catherine Steere

Catherine Steere

Female - 1827

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  • Name Catherine Steere 
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Apr 1827 
    Person ID I94085  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2009 

    Father Anthony Steere,   b. 14 Dec 1716, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1802, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F20081  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daniel Mowry, Jr.,   b. 28 Aug 1729, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1806, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 
     1. Rachel Mowry,   b. 22 Nov 1790, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2021 
    Family ID F10484  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: "Descendants of Joseph Mowry, Jr.," email from N. Combs to Weldon Whipple, 8 Jul 2004.

      !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)


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