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Jeremiah Colvin
Birth: 1716
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1808
Rutland County
Vermont, USA

Jeremiah Colvin, s/o John2 Colvin [John1] and Experience Lydia Dart, was born about 1716 in Providence Co., RI. He and Ruth Tucker, another Rhode Island native, were married 23 Jun 1739 in Scituate, Providence Co., RI.

They became the parents of four known children: Annah, Jabez, Levi and Lydia Colvin. All but Jabez, who died in Rhode Island, removed to Vermont in the mid-1770s. Jeremiah and Ruth's son Levi, their grandson David Niles and two sons-in-law [Stukely Thornton and Thomas Pell] served in the Clarendon militia during the Revolutionary War.

1774 "Census of the Inhabitants of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations of Providence," published version arranged by John R. Bartlett, Secretary of State, [Knowles, Anthony & Co., State Printers, 1858], Scituate, p. 116:

Jeremiah Colvin [6 in household with probable identifications]:
--- 1 male above 16 [b. bef 1758] = Jeremiah
--- 1 male under 16 [b. 1758-74] = David Niles
--- 3 females above 16 [b. bef 1758] = Ruth, Lydia & ?
--- 1 female under 16 [b. 1758-74] = ?
Family links: 
  Ruth Tucker Colvin (1720 - 1808)*
  Annah Colvin Thornton (1740 - ____)*
  Levi Colvin (1745 - 1834)*
  Lydia Colvin Pell (1756 - 1847)*
*Calculated relationship
died February 15
aged 92 years
Chippenhook Cemetery
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
Maintained by: Carol Page Tilson
Originally Created by: Diana L. Brace
Record added: Feb 16, 2009
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Jeremiah Colvin
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Jeremiah Colvin
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Jeremiah Colvin
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- pammy
 Added: Sep. 27, 2014
A few flowers of remembrance from your sixth great-granddaughter. Rest well.
- Carol Page Tilson
 Added: Jul. 19, 2014
Jeremiah is a first cousin 7 times removed to shirleyw55.
- shirleyw55
 Added: Jul. 10, 2014
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