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Peleg Arnold
Birth: Jun. 10, 1751
Smithfield
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1820
Smithfield
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

US Continental Congressman. A Rhode Island lawyer, he figured prominently in the political life of the northern part of the state. He was the first delegate to represent Rhode Island in the Continental Congress in 1787. Arnold was also a founding member of the Providence Society for the Abolition of Slavery, and eventually became Chief Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court. (bio by: Superkentman) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Arnold (1705 - 1765)
  Patience Cook Arnold (1721 - 1805)
 
 Spouse:
  Alpha Arnold Arnold (1750 - 1818)*
 
 Siblings:
  Naomi Arnold Eddy (____ - 1795)*
  Mary Arnold Aldrich (1730 - 1816)**
  Lydia Arnold Buffum (1746 - 1828)*
  Peleg Arnold (1751 - 1820)
  Hannah Arnold Arnold (1757 - 1787)*
  Sarah Arnold Capron (1759 - 1813)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
North Smithfield
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Dec 17, 2005
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Peleg Arnold
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Remembering my third cousin 7 times removed. Thank you for your Patriotism
- Michael Ratliff Lutz
 Added: Mar. 26, 2013

-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 1, 2013
I light a candle for Peleg Arnold ...
- Candles
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
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