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Charles Dyer (1697 - 1768)

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Charles Dyer
Born in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Islandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] in Middletown, Newport, Rimap
Descendants descendants
Died [location unknown]
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22 MAR 1696/1697 Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island[1][2]


Note: [WFT Vol. 5, #1242]
WAD notes that they had 18 children, none are named in the manuscript.
WAD notes that this information came from Mrs. G.E. (Frances W.) Anderson, then of 1117 North I Street, Aberdeen, Washington.
Little Compton Families pg 254: They probably lived on the John Dyer Road for according to the witnesses of her will they lived in the= part of the town. The census of 1774 shows her to be living next to the Stoddards on Dyer Road.
Her will, recorded in LC Probate, book 2, page 399, made 5 Jan 1775 and proved 4 Aug 1778: "To sons James. Joseph, Benjamin and Preserved Dyer one shilling each, to four daughters, Mary Burdick, Welthy Trafford, Phebe Dyer and Lois Russell one shilling each, to daughter Welthy the privilege of living in my house, to granddaughter Eunice Trafford, one bed, to son Zachary Dyer all my other estste= real and personal.."


21 JAN 1716/1717 Middletown, Newport, Rhode Island[3][4]


  • Dyer, William Allan. The Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record (1940)


  1. Allen: Page 28
  2. Arnold: Page: 30
  3. Wilbour: Page 254
  4. Arnold: Page: 10

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