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Ann Wilbur (Brownell)

Also Known As: "Wilbor", "Wilbore"
Birthplace: Of Portsmouth,New Port,Rhode Island
Death: April 02, 1747 (89-97)
Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island
Place of Burial: Brownell Cem., Little Compton, Rhode Island
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Brownell and Anne Brownell
Wife of Joseph Wilbur
Mother of Martha Burgess; Anna Wood; William Wilbor; Joseph Wilbor; John Wilbore and 6 others
Sister of Mary Hazard; Sarah Freeborn; Martha Dyer; George Brownell; Thomas Brownell, II and 3 others

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About Ann Wilbur

The Children of Thomas and Anne Brownell:

  • vii. ANNE, b. ca. 1654; d. 2 April 1747 at Little Compton, RI; m. 4 May 1683 at Little Compton, RI, JOSEPH(2) WILBUR, son of William(1) and Martha Wilbur, b. 1656 at Portsmouth, RI, d. 4 May 1729 at Little Compton, RI, and had ten children.

Children of Joseph and Anna (Brownell) Wilbor, born at Little Compton:

  • i. Martha Wilbor, b. 20 Aug 1684;
  • ii. Anne Wilbor, b. 8 May 1686;
  • iii. William Wilbor, b. 25 Mar 1688;
  • iv. Joseph Wilbor, b. 30 Dec 1689;
  • v. John Wilbor, b. 15 Dec 1691, d. 13 Dec 1783 at Little Compton;
  • vi. Thomas Wilbor, b. 14 Jan 1694;
  • vii. Mary Wilbor, b. 4 Jan 1696;
  • viii. Benjamin Wilbor, b. 20 Jun 1699;
  • ix. Stephen Wilbor, b. 22 Mar 1701; and
  • x. Abigail Wilbor, b. 27 Aug 1703. [1]


Birth: 1662 Death: Apr. 2, 1747

Wife of Joseph

Burial: Wilbour Cemetery Little Compton Newport County Rhode Island, USA

Created by: KBrownst Record added: Jul 03, 2010 Find A Grave Memorial# 54442769


Anna Brownell (daughter of Thomas Brownell and Ann Unknown) was born 1654 in Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island, and died 02 Apr 1747 in Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island.She married Joseph Wilbore on 04 May 1683 in Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island, son of William Wilbore and Martha Holmes.

Includes NotesNotes for Anna Brownell:

Sources: 1.Little Compton Families, Benjamin Franklin Wilbour: Her will was made December 12, 1739 and proved April 7, 1747. 2. The Wildbores in America, A Family Tree Originally Published in 1907, Revised and Augmented in this Second Edition, John Reid Wilbor, Benjamin Franklin Wilbour, Press of George W. King Printing Company, Baltimore, Maryland, 1933, page 58. 3. Genealogical Record of the Descendants of Thomas Brownell, George Grant Brownell, Martin Merz and Son Printers, Jamestown, New York, pages 9-14. 4. Vital Record of Rhode Island 1636-1850, First Series, Births, Marriages & Deaths, A Family Register for the People, James N. Arnold, Editor of the Narragansett Historical Register, "Is My Name Written in the Book of Life?" Published under the Auspices of the General Assembly, Providence, Rhode Island, Narragansett Historical Publishing Company, 1803, Volume 4, Litle Compton, Part VI, pages 10, 67, 85 & 182. Wilbor, Anna (Brownell), wife of Joseph Wilbor, 1654, died April 2, 1747. Brownell, Anna, and Joseph Wilbor, 1683. Wilbor, Joseph, and Ann Brownell, 1683. Brownell, Anna, of Thomas and Ann, 1654. Brownell, Anna, died April 2, 1747. 5. Little Compton, Rhode Island, Cemetery Inscriptions, available at: Ann Wilbor wife of Joseph Wilbor and daughter of Thomas Brownell. She was born about 1662 and died April 2, 1747. Monument in the center of the Cemetery This monument erected to the memory and by the bequest of George Wilbor son of Joseph Wilbor and Hannah Wilbor, designates the spot where repose his mortal remains. He was born at Little Compton, state of Rhode Island February 25, 1797 and died at the city of New Orleans, state of Louisiana October 27, 1835. His remains were interred in this place November 26, 1835. His aged Father and si× of his surviving brothers share the fruits of his munificence this burial place of his ancestors and his beloved mother, is enclosed and suitable monument erected, to their memories. His ancestors whose remains are deposited in this place are as Follows: Ann Brownell his Great Great Grandmother was born 1662 and died April 2, 1747. 6. The Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Transcription Project Index, available at: Last Name: Wilbor First Name: Ann Maiden: Brownell Birth: about 1662 Death: April 2, 1747 Cemetery#: LC013 More About Anna Brownell: Burial: Unknown, Wilbor Cemetery, Willow Avenue, Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island. More About Anna Brownell and Joseph Wilbore: Marriage: 04 May 1683, Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island. Children of Anna Brownell and Joseph Wilbore are:

   +Martha Wilbore, b. 20 Aug 1684, Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island, d. Dec 1746, Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island.

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Ann Wilbur's Timeline

Of Portsmouth,New Port,Rhode Island
August 20, 1684
Age 30
Little Compton, Bristol County, Massachusetts
May 8, 1686
Age 32
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
March 25, 1688
Age 34
Little Compton, Bristol County, New Plymouth Colony
December 30, 1689
Age 35
Little Compton, Bristol County, Massachusetts
December 15, 1691
Age 37
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
January 14, 1694
Age 40
Little Compton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts
January 4, 1696
Age 42
Little Compton, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
June 20, 1699
Age 45
Little Compton, Bristol County, Massachusetts