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William Henry Snell (1823 - 1900)

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William Henry Snell
Born in Warwick, Rhode Islandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 3 Jun 1844 in Warwick, Rhode Islandmap
Father of
Died in Warwick, Rhode Islandmap
Profile last modified 8 Feb 2019
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William was born in 1823. Son of Henry Snell and Sally Atwood. He married 1844 Susan M. Perkins. He passed away in 1900.

The History of Washington & Kent Counties Written by J. R. Cole published in 1889 by W. W. Preston & Co.

"William H. Snell was born in Phenix in 1823. He is a son of Henry and a grandson of Thomas Snell, who was a farmer of Scituate. Henry Snell became a resident of Phenix before 1820. He was a farmer and teamster and did the hauling for the old Roger William's Mill. William H. does a teaming business in connection with his livery business. His party wagon is the finest van this side of Providence. His wife is Susan M. Perkins, of Connecticut. They have one daughter, Mary E. Snell. Politically Mr. Snell has always been a republican."


  • "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 March 2018), William H Snell in entry for Mary Emma Snell, 28 Sep 1916; citing West Warwick, Rhode Island, United States, reference p 327; FHL microfilm 1,906,755.

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