Paul Dolliver, Jr.

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Paul Dolliver, Jr.

Death: Died in At sea between West Indies & Massachusetts
Cause of death: Smallpox
Place of Burial: Gloucester harbor, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Paul Dolliver and Mary Dolliver
Husband of Rachel Dolliver
Father of Paul Dolliver; Daniel Dolliver; Anna Somes; Rachel Sawyer and Mary Parsons

Occupation: Ship master
Managed by: Erica "the Disconnectrix" Howton
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Immediate Family

About Paul Dolliver, Jr.

(II) Paul Dolliver, youngest child of Paul and Mary (Wallis) Dolliver, was born in Gloucester. March 4, 1728. He was a ship master, and died with small pox while on the voyage home from the West Indies. He was buried August 17. 1760. on Milk Island, in Gloucester harbor.

He married, February 27, 1749, Rachel Barber, born June 6, 1732, died June 15. 1720. daughter of Daniel Barber and Anna Baker, and a granddaughter, on her mother's side, of Jabez Baker and his wife Rachel Allen.

Paul and Rachel (Barber) Dolliver had children:

  • 1. Paul, born September 12, 1751, died unmarried.
  • 2. Daniel, born September 13, 1753, died at age of twelve years.
  • 3. Anna, born September 18, 1755, died April 13, 1846. Married 1) John Colson 2) John Somes


  • Rachel Barber m. Feb. 27, 1749, Paul Doliver Jr., who was born in 1728, died at sea of small pox, and was buried on Milk Island.


  1. Gloucester, Mass. v.r. Paul died at sea - Milk Harbor, GloucesterHarbor, MA Boston and Eastern, MA, v. 2, p. 620.
  2. The Essex Antiquarian: An Illustrated ... Magazine Devoted to ..., Volumes 5-7  By Sidney Perley. Page 189
  3. Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of ..., Volume 2.  edited by William Richard Cutter.  Page 622


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Paul Dolliver, Jr.'s Timeline

March 4, 1727
September 12, 1751
Age 24
September 13, 1753
Age 26
September 18, 1755
Age 28
Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts
February 10, 1758
Age 30
Gloucester, Essex County, Massachusetts
August 16, 1760
Age 33
August 17, 1760
Age 33
At sea between West Indies & Massachusetts
August 17, 1760
Age 33
Gloucester harbor, Essex, Massachusetts