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Josiah Whipple

Josiah Whipple

Male 1697 - Bef 1704  (< 6 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has 8 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Josiah Whipple 
    Born 29 Jul 1697  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1704 
    Initiatory (LDS) 26 Jun 1925  SLAKE Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID I18296  mytree
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2022 

    Father Benjamin Whipple,   c. 4 Jun 1654, Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1704, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Mother Ruth Mathewson,   b. 1664, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1740, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1 Apr 1686  Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Jul 1697 - Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInitiatory (LDS) - 26 Jun 1925 - SLAKE Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • SOURCE: John Osborne Austin, _Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island (Albany, N.Y., 1887; reprinted. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978) p. 222.

      Birth: Place from Henry E. Whipple, A Brief Genealogy of the Whipple Families Who Settled in Rhode Island (Providence: A. Crawford Greene, 1873), p. 15.

      Death: "Died young"--Henry E. Whipple.

      SOURCE: David Jillson, "Descendants of Capt. John Whipple, of Providence, R.I.," New-England Historical and Genealogical Register, 32 (1878): 406.

      SOURCE: Birth date (29 Jul 1697) appears on "Whipple Family Bible Record, " a page posted at http://www.rootsweb.com/~okgs/whipple_bible.htm by the Oklahoma Genealogical Society (and viewed by Weldon Whipple on 19 Mar 2003). The web page states:

      This Bible was published 1836 at Hartford, Connecticut, by R. White and Hutchison and D. Wier. Pasted on the inside of the back cover of this Bible is "This Bible was left to me by my mother, Mrs. Dorcas C. Mitchell who was a daughterernon L. Olney and Louisa Olney, /S/ Mrs. Blanche Boswell." Mrs. Boswell died May 17. 1928, was buried May 28, 1928 at Thomas, Oklahoma beside her husband, Wm. C. Mitchell. The Bible was first "presented to Louisa Whipple by her father, Stephen Whipple, Jan.12, 1839."

      This Bible record was copied in California by Magna Merle (Boswell) Williamson (Mrs. B.E.), mother of Jack Ellis Williamson, OGS member, Weatherford, Oklahoma.

      SOURCE: Charles M. Whipple, Jr., A History of William Whipple of Dorchester, Massachusetts and Smithfield, Rhode Island, 1652-1712: His Antecedents and Descendants. (Victoria, B.C.: Trafford, c2006), p. 4. Adds death before 1704.