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William Walker Wing (1794 - 1833)

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William Walker Wing
Born in Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusettsmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Milan, Dutchess, New York, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 15 Sep 2019 | Created 27 Jan 2011
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He was the son of James Wing and Hannah Bowerman. [1] [2]

William Walker Wing married Martha Ann Haight and they had John B. Wing. [1]


Date: AFT 1794? [2]
Page: March 1917, p. 1634


Date: 1833 [1]

Research Notes

Regarding his parents and family: James Wing and Hannah Bowerman married on 9 April 1778 in Falmouth, Barnstable County, Mass. and had children[2]:

  1. Phebe Wing
  2. Mercy Wing
  3. Joseph Wing
  4. James Wing
  5. Silas Wing
  6. Lydia Wing
  7. Anna Maria Wing
  8. William Walker Wing
  9. Thomas Wing
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." [3]

"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." [4]

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. [5]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 D.D. Rev. Conway P. Wing, A Historical and Genealogical Register of John Wing of Sandwich, Mass, and his Descendants 1632-1888 (New York: De Vinne Press, 1888), p. 489.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Wing Family Association
  3. Sandwich Vital Records
  4. Sandwich Monthly Meeting Certificates, 1762-1841, Vol. III, 1st Book
  5. Ron Lahti., April 2002 p. 310-311, 325-326.

See also:

  • Bowerman Family History
  • Source: S-1788458102 Repository: #R-1797376762 Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Ancestry Family Trees
  • Repository: R-1797376762 Note:

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Wing-1341 and Wing-187 appear to represent the same person because: same name, locations, death date
posted by S Stevenson

Rejected matches › William Wynn (1803-)

William is 15 degrees from Peter Roberts, 12 degrees from Emma Smith and 14 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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