Rhode Island, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 15, 1808|
Jeremiah Colvin, s/o John Colvin Jr. & Experience Lydia Dart, was born ca 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 five 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] = ?
Ruth Tucker Colvin (1720 - 1808)*
Annah Colvin Thornton (1740 - 1799)*
Levi Colvin (1745 - 1834)*
Lydia Colvin Pell (1756 - 1847)*
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Maintained by: Carol Page Tilson
Originally Created by: Diana L. Brace
Record added: Feb 16, 2009
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RIP another sixth-great-granddaughter|
Added: Apr. 7, 2012
Rest in peace,Your 5th great-granddaugher|
Mary Kennedy Hamann
Added: Mar. 26, 2012
A few flowers of remembrance from your sixth great-granddaughter. Rest well.|
Carol Page Tilson
Added: Jul. 18, 2011