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Josiah Dexter[1]

Male 1704 - Abt 1769  (64 years)


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  • Name Josiah Dexter  [2, 3
    Born 12 Nov 1704  Rochester, Plymouth Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1769  [4
    Person ID I113961  My Genealogy

    Father Benjamin Dexter,   b. 16 Feb 1669/70, Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1730 and 1732, Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Sarah Vincent Arnold,   b. Abt 1674, Of Rochester, Plymouth Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1784, Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 110 years) 
    Married 17 Jul 1695  Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F48914  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abigail Dexter,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 13 Nov 1740  [2, 7
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Dexter,   b. 19 Dec 1741,   d. 15 Feb 1790  (Age 48 years)
     2. Philip Dexter,   b. 5 Jan 1742/43,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Paul Dexter,   b. 20 Dec 1745,   d. 8 Apr 1746  (Age 0 years)
     4. Hannah Dexter,   b. 26 Nov 1747,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. David Dexter,   b. 9 Nov 1749,   d. 30 Dec 1827  (Age 78 years)
     6. Alice Dexter,   b. 29 Jul 1751,   d. 8 Jul 1752  (Age 0 years)
     7. Jonathan Dexter, Sr.,   b. 20 Aug 1753, Litchfield Co., CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1790, Prob. Narrowsburg, NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F48911  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • According to Worden, "He recorded the following as the distinguishing mark for his cattle: 'Slit in top of left ear; half penny cut out of each side of same; crop cut off the top of right ear.' The inventory of his estate in 1769 was, personal estate, 200 Pounds; real estate 240 Pounds."

  • Sources 
    1. [S1484] jontoddgibsoncase, Jon Todd Gibson Case.

    2. [S299] Gail Ferris Genealogy Report, Gail Ferris , (Compiled 1975 by Elvira Dexter w. of Gerald Dexter Elvira corresponded with Judith Rush on this genealogy. Maxine Schauer in CA entered the data into FTM.).

    3. [S356] Genealogy of the Dexter Family in America, William A. Warden and Robert L. Dexter, (The Blanchard Press, Worcester Mass, 1905 Reproduced by Higginson Book Co., Salem, Mass Order from WWW.Higginsonbooks.com), 30 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S212] Dexter and Related Families of the Upper Delaware Valley, Richard Orvis Eldred & Iona Irene Popielarz, (Gateway Press, Baltimore MD, 1994 Correspondence and book orders to: Iona Irene Popielarz 56 Sharrer Rd. Port Murray, NJ 07865 (908) 832-7968), LOC 94-72779., 4 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S357] Dexter Mailing List, (Dexter-L@Rootsweb.com), "David Creelman" on 3/28/2001. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S358] Torrey, ed., Clarance Almon, New England Mariages Prior to 1700, Torrey, Clarance Almon, (Name: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.; Location: Balitmore:; Date:1985;), ISBN 0-8063-1102-9., p. 218 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S356] Genealogy of the Dexter Family in America, William A. Warden and Robert L. Dexter, (The Blanchard Press, Worcester Mass, 1905 Reproduced by Higginson Book Co., Salem, Mass Order from WWW.Higginsonbooks.com).