John William Rockwell

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John William Rockwell

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Death: March 18, 1913 (74)
Yonkers, Westchester County, NY, United States
Place of Burial: Yonkers, Westchester County, NY, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Darling Rockwell and Orilla Janes Rockwell
Husband of Phoebe Joyce Rockwell
Father of Jarvis Waring Rockwell, Sr.

Occupation: m:yonkers ny 1862
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About John William Rockwell

Paternal grandfather of artist Norman Rockwell

Son of Samuel Darling Rockwell & Orril Janes (Sherman) Rockwell

Census records vary as to whether he was born in Connecticut or New York.

Married ~ Phebe Boyce Waring on 22 Oct 1862, Yonkers, Westchester County, NY.

Information from "Inscriptions Copied from the Gravestones in St. John's Cemetery, Yonkers, N.Y." Page 121.

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John William Rockwell's Timeline

1838
March 26, 1838
New York City, New York, United States
1867
December 18, 1867
Yonkers, Westchester County, NY, United States
1913
March 18, 1913
Age 74
Yonkers, Westchester County, NY, United States
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Yonkers, Westchester County, NY, United States