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Stephen Dexter[1]

Male 1657 - 1729  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name Stephen Dexter  [2, 3
    Born May 1657  Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 1729  Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I113985  My Genealogy

    Father William Dexter,   b. 1630, Alton, Wilts, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1694, Rochester, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Sarah Vincent,   b. Abt 1634, Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1694, Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married Jul 1653  Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6, 7
    Family ID F48925  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ann Saunders,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Apr 1696  [5
    Children 
     1. Mary Dexter,   b. 24 Aug 1696, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Unknown Dexter,   b. Abt 1698, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1698, Infancy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     3. Abigail Dexter,   b. 13 May 1699,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Content Dexter,   b. 5 Feb 1700/01, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Ann Dexter,   b. 3 Mar 1702/03, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sarah Dexter,   b. 1 Jun 1705, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Stephen Dexter,   b. 26 Jul 1707, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Mercy Dexter,   b. 5 Jul 1709, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Meriam Dexter,   b. 8 Mar 1711/12, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Cornelius Dexter,   b. 21 Mar 1713/14, Barnstable, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F48927  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anna Sanders,   b. 1673,   d. Between 1729 and 1730  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1696  Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F67761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • They lived on the farm which was originally his grandfather Thomas' , at Dexter Lane, West Barnstable, MA. In 1703 he was the only one of the name left in Barnstable.

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

    2. [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), 12 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1520] Savage, James, A Genealogical Dictionary of The First Settlers of NewEngland, Savage, James, (Name: Little, Brown and Company; Location: Boston; Date: 1861;), p.45 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S360] Smith, Jr., comp., Leonard H., Vital Records of SoutheasternMassachusetts: Volume 3 - Barnstable and Sandwich, Smith, Col. Leonard H., Jr., comp., (Name: Owl Books; Location: Clearwater, Flordia; Date: 1982;), F63 .V57., p. 121 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [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), 15 (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. [S360] Smith, Jr., comp., Leonard H., Vital Records of SoutheasternMassachusetts: Volume 3 - Barnstable and Sandwich, Smith, Col. Leonard H., Jr., comp., (Name: Owl Books; Location: Clearwater, Flordia; Date: 1982;), F63 .V57., p. 21 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S878] Sanborn, Melinde Lutz, Supplement to Torrey's New England MariatesPrior to 1700, Sanborn, Melinde Lutz, (Name: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.; Location: Baltimore; Date:1991;), ISBN 0-8063-1306-4., p. 32 (Reliability: 3).