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John Richmond (1660 - 1740)

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John Richmond
Born in Newport, Rhode Islandmap
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[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in W.P.Squamicut,Washington County,RImap
Profile last modified | Created 27 Nov 2011
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John was born in 1660. John Richmond ... [1]

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John married Elizabeth ____. He died in 1738 or before.


Clarence Torrey, "New England Marriages Prior to 1700", states a marriage to an Elizabeth __?__ about 1694(?) at Westerly, Rhode Island.

Questionable sources ( family trees) suggest this may have been Elizabeth Irish b. 16 Feb 1674 at Little Compton, RI, daughter of John Irish and Elizabeth Thurston. No definitive sourcing on this.


  1. Entered by David Kerkkonen, Nov 27, 2011

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  • Little Compton Families: From records compiled by Benjamin Franklin Wilbour (Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Company: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997) Fifth edition, Vol. II, p. 511.

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On 19 Jan 2018 at 08:12 GMT Steven Gillis wrote:

Need to resolve duplicate and Also showing his daughter in my tree, as Abigail Richmond b ~ 1696. d 29 Aug 1738

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