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George Wanton

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Scituate, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
Death: Died in Newport, Newport County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Place of Burial: Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Wanton, 20th Colonial Governor of Rhode Island and Ruth Wanton
Husband of Abigail Wanton and Abigail Wanton
Father of William Gardner Wanton; Martha Wanton; Benjamin Wanton; Brenton Wanton; Ruth Wanton and 1 other
Brother of Joseph Wanton, 36th Colonial Governor of Rhode Island

Managed by: Scott Christopher Swingle
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About George Wanton

George Wanton

Documented as being in the Gov. William Wanton vault

Father: William Wanton, b. Sep. 15, 1670, Scituate, Plymouth Co Mass; d. Dec., 1733, Newport, Newport County, RI; Rhode Island Colonial Governor.

Mother: Ruth Bryant Wanton


Half-sibling:

  • Joseph Wanton (1705 - 1780)

George Wanton married Abigail, daughter of Benjamin Ellery, of Newport.

Burial: Clifton Burying Ground, Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island

Sources:

History of the Wanton family of Newport, Rhode Island by Bartlett, John Russell, 1805-1886, p.24

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=106400024

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George Wanton's Timeline

1694
August 24, 1694
Scituate, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts
1716
November 10, 1716
Age 22
Portsmouth, Rhode Island
1728
1728
Age 33
Newport, Newport, RI
1730
1730
Age 35
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1732
1732
Age 37
Newport, Newport, RI
1734
1734
Age 39
Newport, Newport, RI
1736
1736
Age 41
Newport, Newport, RI
1752
January 3, 1752
Age 57
Newport, Newport County, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations