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Benjamin Smith

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Birthplace: Wanskuck Meadow, Providence, RI
Death: Died in Providence,Providence,Rhode Island,USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John 'the Miller' Smith, Jr. and Sarah Arnold, of Dorchester
Husband of Mercy Bradway; Mercy Smith (Angell) and Mercy Smith
Father of Abigail Arnold; Solomon Smith; John Smith; Daniel Smith; Mary Whipple and 8 others
Brother of Daniel Smith; Sarah Clemence; Alice Jenckes (Smith); Joseph Smith; Mary Fenner and 4 others

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About Benjamin Smith of Wanskuck

Married 1) Mercy Angell. married 2) Mercy, 2nd wife & widow of Ensign Resolved Waterman.

Notes for Benjamin Smith:

  • RIGR Vol. 4, p. 156. Smith, Benjamin of Pr. yeoman, well stricken with age. Will dated 20 Jan 1749, proved 25 May 1751, he died 23 Apr 1751, pgs 279-281. Mentions: sons Hezekiah, John, Daniel, Solomon. Daughters Mercy Brown, Mary Whipple, Abigail Arnold, Anne Smith and Freelove Smith.
  • Austin mentions two children with 2nd wife, Freelove b. 3-25-1733 and William b. 4-15-1736. William is not mentioned in his father's will.
  • 1693SMITHSMITH Benjamin, and Mercy Angell. April 12, 1693.1426MarriageProvidence

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Benjamin Smith of Wanskuck's Timeline

1685
1685
Wanskuck Meadow, Providence, RI
1693
April 12, 1693
Age 8
Providence,Providence,Rhode Island,USA
1694
December 8, 1694
Age 9
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
1697
June 27, 1697
Age 12
Providence, Providence, RI
1699
April 18, 1699
Age 14
Providence, Providence, RI
1704
August 3, 1704
Age 19
Smithfield, Providence, RI
1706
August 18, 1706
Age 21
Providence, Providence, RI
1710
May 2, 1710
Age 25
Providence, Providence, RI
1712
April 26, 1712
Age 27
Providence, Providence, RI
1714
June 10, 1714
Age 29
Smithfield, Providence, RI