William Almy (1665 - 1747)

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Birthplace: Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Death: Died in Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
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About William Almy

  1. ID: I27849
  2. Name: William Almy
  3. Sex: M
  4. Birth: 27 OCT 1665 in Tiverton, Newport Co., Rhode Island
  5. Death: 6 JUL 1747 in Tiverton, Newport Co., Rhode Island

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Father: Christopher Almy b: 1632 in Portsmouth, Newport Co., Rhode Island

Mother: Elizabeth Cornell b: 15 JAN 1636/37 in Saffron Walden, Essex Co., England

Marriage 1 Hope Borden b: 3 MAR 1684/85 in Rhode Island

Marriage 2 Deborah Cooke b: 1666 in Portsmouth, Newport Co., Rhode Island

   * Married: 1687 in Tiverton, Newport Co., Rhode Island

Children

  1. Has No Children Mary Almy b: 7 AUG 1689 in Rhode Island
  2. Has No Children John Almy b: 10 OCT 1692 in Rhode Island
  3. Has Children Job Almy b: 28 APR 1696 in Tiverton, Newport Co., Rhode Island
  4. Has No Children Elizabeth Almy b: 14 NOV 1697 in Rhode Island
  5. Has No Children Samuel Almy b: 15 APR 1701 in Rhode Island
  6. Has No Children Deborah Almy b: 27 JUL 1703 in Rhode Island
  7. Has No Children Rebecca Almy b: 14 OCT 1704 in Rhode Island
  8. Has No Children Joseph Almy b: 3 OCT 1707 in Rhode Island
  9. Has No Children William Almy b: 3 OCT 1707 in Rhode Island

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  1. ID: I08831
  2. Name: *William ALMY
  3. Sex: M
  4. Birth: 27 OCT 1665 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI 1
  5. Death: 6 JUL 1747 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI 1
  6. Probate: 29 APR 1747
  7. Note:
   10-29-1665
   will proved 29 April 1747
   listed as eldest son in his father's will.

Father: *Christopher ALMY b: ABT 1632 in South Kilworth, Leicestershire, England

Mother: *Elizabeth CORNELL b: 15 JAN 1637 in Saffron Walden, Essex, England

Marriage 1 Hope BORDEN b: 3 MAR 1685 in Portsmouth, Newport, RI

Marriage 2 *Deborah COOK b: 1665 in Portsmouth, Newport, RI

   * Married: 12 JUL 1688 in Tiverton, Newport, RI

Children

  1. Has No Children Mary ALMY b: 7 AUG 1689 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI
  2. Has No Children John ALMY b: 10 OCT 1692 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI
  3. Has Children *Job ALMY b: 28 APR 1696 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI
  4. Has No Children Elizabeth ALMY b: 14 NOV 1697 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI
  5. Has No Children Samuel ALMY b: 15 APR 1701 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI
  6. Has No Children Deborah ALMY b: 27 JUL 1703 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI
  7. Has No Children Rebecca ALMY b: 14 OCT 1704 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI
  8. Has No Children Joseph ALMY b: 3 OCT 1707 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI
  9. Has No Children William ALMY b: 3 OCT 1707 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI

Sources:

  1. Title: Genealogies of New Jersey Families, Volume II, Allward, Allwood (see Alward) / Allyn (see Allen) / Almond (see Allmon) / Almy
     Page: 273 
   2. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&d...

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  1. Name: *William ALMY
  2. Sex: M
  3. Birth: 27 OCT 1665 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI 1
  4. Death: 6 JUL 1747 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI 1
  5. Probate: 29 APR 1747
  6. Note:

10-29-1665

will proved 29 April 1747

listed as eldest son in his father's will.

 

 

Father: *Christopher ALMY b: ABT 1632 in South Kilworth, Leicestershire, England

Mother: *Elizabeth CORNELL b: 15 JAN 1637 in Saffron Walden, Essex, England

Marriage 1 Hope BORDEN b: 3 MAR 1685 in Portsmouth, Newport, RI

 

Marriage 2 *Deborah COOK b: 1665 in Portsmouth, Newport, RI

  • Married: 12 JUL 1688 in Tiverton, Newport, RI

Children

1. Has No Children Mary ALMY b: 7 AUG 1689 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI

2. Has No Children John ALMY b: 10 OCT 1692 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI

3. Has Children *Job ALMY b: 28 APR 1696 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI

4. Has No Children Elizabeth ALMY b: 14 NOV 1697 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI

5. Has No Children Samuel ALMY b: 15 APR 1701 in Tiverton, Newport Co, RI

6. Has No Children Deborah ALMY b: 27 JUL 1703 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI

7. Has No Children Rebecca ALMY b: 14 OCT 1704 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI

8. Has No Children Joseph ALMY b: 3 OCT 1707 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI

9. Has No Children William ALMY b: 3 OCT 1707 in Portsmouth, Newport Co, RI

 

Sources:

1. Title: Genealogies of New Jersey Families, Volume II, Allward, Allwood (see Alward) / Allyn (see Allen) / Almond (see Allmon) / Almy

Page: 273

2. http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&d...

-------------------- 4. WILLIAM3 ALMY (Christopher2, William1),b. Portsmouth, RI, 27 Oct 1665; d. Tiverton, RI, 6 Jul 1747.

He m.(1) 12 Jul 1688, DEBORAH COOK, b. 15 Feb 1669; dau. of John and Mary (Borden) Cook. He m.(2) Tiverton, RI, 14 Jul 1722, HOPE BORDEN, b. 2 Mar 1685; d. 1762; dau. of John and Mary (Earle) Borden.

Children by 1st marriage to Deborah, born Tiverton:

i MARY4, b. 7 Aug 1689.

9 ii JOHN, b. 10 Oct 1692; d. before Oct 1735; m. Newport, RI, 30 Aug 1716 ANSTICE ELLERY, b. 19 Feb 1697; d. 1767; dau. of Benjamin Ellery.

10 iii JOB, b. 28 Apr 1696; d. Dartmouth, MA, 18 Jul 1777; m. Tiverton, 18 Jul 1717 LYDIA TILLINGHAST, b. 8 Jul 1700; d. 30 Dec 1774; dau. of Joseph and Freelove (Stafford) Tillinghast.

iv ELIZABETH, b. 14 Nov 1697; m. 30 Apr 1720, CHRISTOPHER ALMY (Almy Descendant No. 1282).

11 v SAMUEL, b. 15 Apr 1701; d. 31 Jan 1764; m. Little Compton, RI, 17 Aug 1729, MARY ALMY (Almy Descendant No. 1403), b. Tiverton, 20 Jun 1711; d. 8 May 1800; dau. of Job and Bridget (Sanford) Almy.

vi DEBORAH, b. 27 Jul 1703.

vii REBECCA, b. 14 Oct 1704; m. 11 Apr 1734, HOLDER SLOCUM, b. Dartmouth, MA, 14 Jun 1697; d. 1758; son of Peleg and Mary (Holder) Slocum. Holder Slocum had married first, Hannah Hull and had Alice who married Job Almy (No. 15). Children of Rebecca and Holder Slocum (Slocum): 1. Ann, b. 28 Dec 1735; m. Ricketson; 2. Mary, b. 20 Aug 1736; pub. to William Tucker; 3. Christopher, b. 27 Sep 1738; unmarried; 4. Peleg, b. 16 Nov 1740; 5. Elizabeth, b. 24 Mar 1742; m. Benjamin Russell; 6. Rebecca, b. 26 Sep 1743; m. Humphrey Smith; 7. Holder, b. 17 Jan 1748; m. Abigail Tucker.

viii JOSEPH, b. 3 Oct 1707; d. 21 Mar 1708-9.

12 ix WILLIAM, b. 3 Oct 1707; d. before 1779; m.12 Jun 1731, PATIENCE ALLEN.

William Almy was one of the original land owners in Tiverton, RI, receiving lot No. 10 on Puncatest Neck. During his lifetime he acquired a large amount of property, including land in Dartmouth, Tiverton, and Cadman's Neck, Punketest. At his death his estate, consisting of money, real estate, live stock, and farming implements, was valued at £7,560, 19s, 6d.

The will of William Almy, dated 29 April 1747, proved 3 August 1747, named sons Job, Samuel, and William; daughter Rebecca Slocum; grandson Job Almy, son of daughter Elizabeth, deceased; William Almy, son of Samuel; grandson and granddaughters, children of son John, deceased, Benjamin Almy, Anstice Sayre, and Mary Greene; two children of grandson John, son of my son John, deceased, Elisha and Anstice; wife Hope; cousin Deborah Cook.

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William Almy's Timeline

1665
October 27, 1665
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1688
July 12, 1688
Age 22
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
August 7, 1688
Age 22
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1692
October 10, 1692
Age 26
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
1696
April 28, 1696
Age 30
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1697
November 14, 1697
Age 32
1701
1701
Age 35
1703
July 27, 1703
Age 37
1704
October 14, 1704
Age 38
Tiverton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1707
October 3, 1707
Age 41