Benjamin Carpenter, Jr

Benjamin Carpenter, Jr

Pawtuxet, Kent County, Rhode Island, USA
Death 16 Dec 1766 (aged 72–73)
Burial Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Memorial ID 21454837 · View Source
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Son of Benjamin Carpenter and Mary (Tillinghast) Carpenter.

He married, first, Barbara Arnold. She was the daughter of Israel Arnold and Mary Barker Arnold.

He married, second, about 1735, Mercy(or Meribah) Carpenter. A Meribah, born c.1713, has been attributed to the family of Oliver Carpenter, but the parentage of Benjamin's second wife is not certain. She died c.1743.

He married, third, about 1743, Prudence Kingsley.

Children(by first marriage): Barbara Carpenter

Children(by second marriage): Mercy Carpenter, Oliver Carpenter, and Benjamin Carpenter III.

Children(by third marriage): Nathaniel Carpenter, Elisha Carpenter(Here?), Kingsley Carpenter, Daniel Carpenter, and Nathan Carpenter.

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  • Maintained by: Kevin Avery
  • Originally Created by: Superkentman
  • Added: 9 Sep 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21454837
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Benjamin Carpenter, Jr (1693–16 Dec 1766), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21454837, citing Benjamin Carpenter Lot, Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA ; Maintained by Kevin Avery (contributor 47024642) .