Elisabeth (Rogers) Richmond
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Elisabeth (Rogers) Richmond (1673 - 1724)

Elisabeth Richmond formerly Rogers
Born in Duxbury, Plymouth Colonymap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1693 (to 23 Oct 1724) in Little Compton, Colony of Rhode Islandmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 51 in Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island Colonymap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Jan 2009
This page has been accessed 2,019 times.
The Mayflower.
Elisabeth (Rogers) Richmond was related to a passenger on the Mayflower.
Join: Mayflower Project
Discuss: mayflower



Elisabeth Rogers was born on 16 April 1673 in Duxbury, Plymouth Colony, the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Pabodie) Rogers.[1][2]

She married Sylvester Richmond in 1693, their marriage recorded in both Little Compton and Tiverton, towns in the Colony of Rhode Island.[3] He was born Little Compton in 1673, the son of Edward and Abigail (Davis) Richmond.[2]

Elisabeth died in Little Compton on 23 October 1724 in her 52nd year.[4][5]

Sylvester then married 2. Deborah (Cushing) Loring on 18 February 1727/8 in Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts,[6] the widow of Thomas Loring.

Sylvester died in Dartmouth on 20 November 1754 in his 81st year, and was buried in Little Compton.[4][7] Elizabeth and Sylvester's gravestones still stand in the Old Commons Burial Ground in Little Compton.[5]

Children born Little Compton:[4][2]

  1. William, b. 10 Oct 1694
  2. Elizabeth, b. 10 May 1696
  3. Silvester, b. 30 Jun 1698
  4. Peleg, b. 25 Oct 1700
  5. Perez (Pharez), b. 5 Oct 1702
  6. Ichabod, b. 27 Feb 1704
  7. Ruth, b. 7 Mar 1705
  8. Hannah, b. 9 Jul 1709; d. 20 Jan 1728 in 20th year
  9. Sarah, b. 31 Oct 1711
  10. Mary, b. 29 Nov 1713
  11. Roger(s), b. 25 May 1716


  1. "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-8979-44RR?cc=2061550&wc=Q4DH-T3F%3A353350201%2C353419701%2C353423501 : 20 May 2014), Plymouth > Duxbury > Town records 1645-1749 > image 13 of 96; town clerk offices, Massachusetts.
    "General Records Dates Included 1645-1749, Town of Duxbury", p. 23.
    Elis Rogers the daughter of John Rogers and Elisabeth his wife was borne Aprill 16 1673
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Ann Reeves and Alice W.A. Westgate, Mayflower Families Through 5 Generations, Thomas Rogers, Vol. 19 (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 2000 [1st printing]), pp. 15, 46-7.
  3. James N Arnold, compiler, Vital Records of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850 (Narragansett Historical Publishing Company Providence, RI. James N. Arnold, Vital records of Rhode Island 1636-1850: First Series: births, marriages and deaths: a family register for the people, 21 vols., 1891), Recorded Little Compton, p. 49 and Tiverton, p. 43.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island, Little Compton, p. 151.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 16 June 2019), memorial page for Elisabeth Rogers Richmond (16 Apr 1673–23 Oct 1724), Find A Grave: Memorial #23254357, citing Old Commons Burial Ground, Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Jay Richmond (contributor 46949292). (Includes gravestone photo.)
  6. NEHGS, compiler, Vital Records of Duxbury Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (Boston, MA:NEHGS, 1911), p. 294.
  7. Reeves & Westgate, MF Families, Rogers, p. 46, citing Bristol Co., Mass., Probate Records 16:336, his will was written and probated at Dartmouth.

See also:

Mayflower Project Checklist Completed


Sponsored Search

Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Elisabeth by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA. Mitochondrial DNA test-takers in the direct maternal line:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Sponsored by Ancestry ®

Family History Search.


Enter a grandparent's name. Just one grandparent can lead you to many discoveries.

Comments: 3

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.
Thank you
posted by Anne B
Rogers-25142 and Rogers-22 appear to represent the same person because: identical dates and family
posted by Robin Lee
Married in Little Compton, RI, USA
posted by Robert Harter

R  >  Rogers  |  R  >  Richmond  >  Elisabeth (Rogers) Richmond

Categories: Little Compton, Rhode Island | Duxbury, Massachusetts | Mayflower Family Member