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Daniel Gould

Birthdate: (91)
Birthplace: Middleton, Rhode Island, United States
Death: Died in Newport,Newport,Rhode Island,USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Jeremiah "Jeremy" Gould and Priscilla Gould
Husband of Wait Gould
Father of Thomas Gould; John Gould; Priscilla Hart; Waite Peckham; Mary Gould and 4 others
Brother of Mary Hodge Coggeshall; John Gould and Thomas Gould

Occupation: Quaker Preacher
Managed by: David P Himes
Last Updated:

About Daniel Gould

Daniel Gould was "tied to the wheel of a "great gun" (cannon), in 1659, at Boston, and given 30 severe lashes (or stripes) across his naked back, until the flesh began to fall from the bones." and "to drive the Devil out of his soul". He recovered, became a minister in the Society of Friends (Quakers), and died January 1716, at Newport, Rhode Island. 


  • Watson, Marston.  Royal Families: Americans of Royal and Noble Ancestry, Vol. Two: Reverend Francis Marbury and Five Generations of His Descendants Through Anne (Marbury) Hutchinson and Katherine (Marbury) Scott.  Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. 2004
  •  Austin.  The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island (Originally published Albany, NY, 1887. Reprinted with corrections by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.; Baltimore, MD; 1995). Page 307.
  •  The Coggeshells in America: geneology  of the descendants of John Coggeshall.  Page 11.
  • Rhode Island Historical Society collections, Volumes 15-18.  Page 56..The seal of Daniel Gould of Newport is somewhat similar to that of Samuel Gorton. Daniel Gould (1625-1716) was the son of Jeremiah Gould, one of the early settlers of Newport. His seal appears in the Warner Papers, vol. 1, p. 57, in the Rhode Island Historical Society Library.


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Daniel Gould's Timeline

Middleton, Rhode Island, United States
February 20, 1655
Age 30
Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
August 24, 1656
Age 31
Rhode Island
Age 34
Probably Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
June 20, 1661
Age 36
Newport, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
October 13, 1666
Age 41
Society of Friends, Newport Co., RI
May 8, 1676
Age 51
Newport, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
March 26, 1716
Age 91
Newport,Newport,Rhode Island,USA
September 2, 2000
Age 91