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Phebe Wing (1779 - 1873)

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Phebe Wing
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified 26 May 2019 | Created 27 Jan 2011
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Phebe was born about 1779. She passed away in 1873.[1]


Name: Phebe Wing
Source: #S279 March 1917, p. 1634


Date: 27 FEB 1779
Source: #S279March 1917, p. 1634


Husband: Daniel Wing
Wife: Phebe Wing[2]
Husband: James Wing
Wife: Hannah Bowerman
Child: Phebe Wing
Child: Mercy Wing
Child: Joseph Wing
Child: James Wing
Child: Silas Wing
Child: Lydia Wing
Child: Anna Maria Wing
Child: William Walker Wing
Child: Thomas Wing
Date: 09 APR 1778
Place: Falmouth, Barnstable County, MA
Note: 9d 4m 1778 per Sandwich Monthly Meeting record; Per OWL: "James married, 4th month, 9, 1778, in accordance with Friends' usages, Hannah, .... The certificate of their marriage was signed by Malatiah, Benjamin, Zaccheus, Sarah, and William Gifford; Elihu, Samuel, David, Silas, Stephen, Elizabeth and Paul Swift; Judah Wing; William, Richard and Mary Lake; Mercy Slocum; and Mellen Nye."
Source: #S279Page: March 1917, p. 1634
Source: #S443Page: 2:1349 citing Sandwich Monthly Meeting Certificates, 1762-1841, Vol. III, 1st Book: "James Wing of Falmouth Son of Joseph Wing of Falmouth & Phebe his wife both deceased, and Hannah Bowerman Daughter of Silas Bowerman & Lydia his Wife ... [were married] Nineteenth Day of the Second Month Called February one thousand Seven hundred and Seventy Eight."
Note that while the MM record may suggest Lydia was Hannah's mother, it was not uncommon for Quaker records to refer to the "living (current) wife", per Ron Lahti.
Source: #S445
Source: #S442Page: 310-311, 325-326


  1. Find A Grave: Memorial #143768972: accessed 26 May 2019), memorial page for Phebe Wing Wing (25 Feb 1779–11 Feb 1873), citing Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, Albany County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Barbara (contributor 47155682) .
  2. Wing, Conway Phelps A Historical and Genealogical Register of John Wing, of Sandwich, Mass. (Wing, New York,1888), p.487
  • S279Title: Our Wing Lineage, Author: Wing Family Association
  • S442Title: Bowerman Family History, Author: A. L. Bowerman, Publication: Gateway Press, Inc., Baltimore, MD, 1998
  • S443Title: Sandwich Vital Records,
  • S445Title: Ron Lahti, Publication: April 2002

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