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Elizabeth Mason Vinton (1819 - 1878)

Elizabeth Mason Perry, m., as his 2nd wife, the Reverend Francis Vinton, rector of Trinity Episcopal Church in Newport.

8/1/2007 11/18/2022

Lt. Oliver Hazard Perry (1815 - 1878)

8/1/2007 11/18/2022

Christopher Grant Perry (1812 - 1854)

Christopher Grant Perry was the eldest son of Commodore Oliver H. Perry and Elizabeth Champlin Perry.He was a physician, and served as commander of the Artillery Company of Newport from April 1848 unti...

8/1/2007 9/20/2022

Edith Cecilia Oaks (1889 - 1965)

Daughter of John Samuel and Annie Louise (Griffin) GeraghtyWife of Gerald Charles Oaks Their children: Benjamin Nichols Oaks (1918-2006) Gerald Charles Oaks Jr. (1919-1988) Virginia Jane Oaks Yarnell (...

11/15/2020 9/13/2022

Alice Irene Oaks (1897 - 1956)

Alice Irene Geraghty Rhode Island, State Births Index, 1819, 1852-1900 Name: Alice Irene Geraghty Event Type: Birth Event Date: 26 Aug 1897 Event Place: Newport, Rhode Island, United States Event P...

12/19/2008 8/23/2022

Stuyvesant LeRoy French (1895 - 1974)

1st Lieutenant of Infantry served with 54th Pioneer Infantry at Spartansburg, South Carolina during World War One until physically disabled by infantile paralysis. Photo from Francis R. Appleton. War R...

8/6/2022 8/7/2022

Pauline LeRoy MacRae (1886 - 1964)

Married 1st: Samuel Jones Wagstaff, 1908 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Married 2nd: Donald Oliver MacRae, 1922 in Rhode Island "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940", databa...

8/5/2022 8/5/2022

Mrs. Pauline LeRoy French died late Saturday afternoon at her home, "Mapleshade," on Red Cross avenue, after a brief illness. She had been in poor health several months, but had been able to be about d...

12/24/2014 8/5/2022

Served in the US military/ National Guard: Co B Depot Bn 7th Inf NG NY Married 1st: Eleanor Livingston Burrill, 1914 Their children: Ellen Tuck French Astor Guest "Tucky" and Virginia Middleton Fre...

12/24/2014 8/5/2022

Amos Tuck French (1863 - 1941)

Son of Francis Ormond French and Ellen M. Tuck Married 1st: Pauline Stuyvesant LeRoy; December 2, 1885 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island Their children: Pauline LeRoy French Wagstaff Macrae; Franci...

4/27/2009 8/4/2022

Julia Steele Williams (1893 - 1963)

Daughter of Amos Tuck French and Pauline Stuyvesant LeRoy French Married 1st: John Edward Paul Geraghty; "Handsome Jack", 1911 Their child: John LeRoy (Geraghty) French Married 2nd: Howard Thomas...

8/4/2022 8/4/2022

Married 1st: Julia Steele French, 1911, Central Village, Connecticut Their child: John French Geraghty (later changed to John LeRoy French) Married 2nd: Amy Emma Bluste in Los Angeles, California, ...

3/19/2016 8/4/2022

William Mayes, Jr “The Pirate”Mayes is linked to The White Horse Tavern in Rhode Island. The oldest standing tavern in the United States: “Sometimes the person serving the drinks was a swashbuckler him...

7/13/2014 5/29/2022

William H. Burgess (1814 - 1885)

4/18/2022 4/19/2022

Peter F. Burgess (1808 - 1825)

4/18/2022 4/19/2022

Obadiah B. Burgess (1804 - 1840)

4/18/2022 4/19/2022

4/12/2018 4/19/2022

Anna "Annie" Burgess (1777 - 1827)

"Annie"

Vital records of New Bedford, Massachusetts to the year 1850, pg. 34, G.R.3

4/12/2018 4/19/2022

Catherine Aylesworth (1758 - 1822)

Inscription "This monument is erected to the memory of Mrs. Catharine Aylsworth, wife of Mr. William Aylsworth, who died July 5, 1822 in the 64th year of her age."

1/20/2010 4/13/2022

Thomas Henry Geraghty (1867 - 1942)

Thomas Henry Gearek Rhode Island Town Births Index, 1639-1932 Name: Thomas Henry Gearek Event Type: Birth Event Date: 24 Mar 1867 Event Place: Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States Event Pl...

4/25/2021 3/22/2022

John Samuel Geraghty (1862 - 1942)

Son of Thomas Henry Geraghty (Irish) and Elizabeth Ann Webber (Cornish) Married Annie Louise Griffin Their children: John Edward Paul "Jack" Geraghty, Edith Cecilia Geraghty Oaks, Amelia E. Geraght...

1/3/2009 3/22/2022

Ebenezer Flagg (c.1710 - 1762)

Involved in, among other business ventures, privateering with partner Henry Collins.

12/29/2008 1/3/2022

John Lorimer Worden (1873 - 1938)

Pvt. Troop K Rough Riders 1st U. S. Volunteer Infantry Spanish American War

2/10/2021 12/14/2021

Michael de Courcy (c.1679 - c.1724)

"Miles"

Michael de Courcy was the son of Anthony de Courcy and Elizabeth Vizard.2 He married Abigail Williams, daughter of Palsgrave Williams and Elizabeth (?), in 1716.1,3 He died circa 1724, lost at sea.1He ...

12/24/2014 10/27/2021

Peleg Cooke MP (c.1688 - 1762)

"Cook"

Peleg Cook, son of Capt. Thomas and Mary (Havens) Cook, was born about 1688 at Portsmouth, Newport, RI, and died after April, 1762 [1] He married first Sarah Weeden on 14 Dec 1710 in Jamestown, RI. By...

12/2/2008 10/19/2021

Major Daniel Lyman, Sr. (1756 - 1830)

4/14/2007 9/22/2021

Mary Lyman (1763 - 1822)

4/14/2007 9/22/2021

John Gideon Wanton (1729 - 1799)

4/15/2007 9/22/2021

Henry Bull MP (1687 - 1774)

The only history that is to be obtained of Mr. Bull, is extracted from a communication from Major Henry Bull , of Newport, recently deceased; a descendant of the subject of this memoir. Henry Bull, Esq...

4/15/2007 9/22/2021

Phoebe Bull (Coggeshall) MP (1706 - 1774)

4/15/2007 9/22/2021

Daniel Coggeshall MP (c.1665 - 1717)

4/15/2007 9/22/2021

Mary Coggeshall MP (1672 - 1720)

Biography Mary Mowry was born in the 1600's in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island and passed away 17 April 1720 in Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island. She is the daughter of Joseph Mowry and Mary...

4/15/2007 9/22/2021

James Wanton (1717 - 1784)

7/17/2008 9/6/2021

8/20/2008 9/4/2021

Mary Wanton (1728 - 1821)

4/15/2007 9/1/2021

Civil War Union Army Officer. He served in the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 3rd Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry, which was designated the 3rd Rhode Island Heavy Artillery later in the war....

8/26/2021 8/27/2021

Caleb Ryder (1799 - d.)

Needs more information.

8/6/2021 8/8/2021

Abigail Downs (1797 - d.)

Needs more information.

8/6/2021 8/8/2021

Silas Rider (1794 - 1862)

8/6/2021 8/8/2021

Amanda Rider (1797 - 1868)

daughter of James Deans and Anne Crocker of New London CountyNames of parents, birth date/place provided by Contributor #47396092* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Aug 16 2022, 16:41:44 UTC

8/6/2021 8/6/2021

William Rider (1790 - 1865)

son of William Ryder and Abigail Ward of Middletown Rhode IslandNames of parents, birth date/place provided by Contributor #47396092* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Aug 16 2022, 16:41:4...

8/6/2021 8/6/2021

Gideon Ryder (1786 - d.)

Needs more information.

8/6/2021 8/6/2021

Abigail Ryder (c.1762 - d.)

Her maiden name may have been Wood. She also needs a DOD.

8/6/2021 8/6/2021

Anna Sprague Fritcher (1807 - 1891)

Daughter of William Ryder 1759-1820 and Abigail Ward 1763-Wife of Henry J Fritcher 1803-1877

9/17/2017 8/6/2021

John Briggs, Sr. MP (c.1609 - 1690)

1635- Emigrated to America on the ship "Blessing", age 20.1640, April 16- Deeded 7 1/2 acres of land at Sandwich, MA.1641, June 1- Administration of estate.John was a follower of Anne Hutchenson. This ...

7/8/2007 7/20/2021

Mary Stevens Sheffield (1861 - 1942)

1/21/2014 6/21/2021

Louisa Clark Sturtevant (1869 - 1958)

7/27/2017 5/25/2021

Mary Ward (1689 - 1767)

Mary Tillinghast (Isabel Sayles, Mary Williams, Roger Williams) was born Aug 1689; she married Gov. Richard Ward 2 Nov 1709 at Newport, RI; she died 19 Oct 1767 at Newport, RI, at age 78.Children of Ma...

4/22/2009 5/22/2021

Governor Richard Ward (1689 - 1763)

Richard Ward was born 15 Apr 1689 at Newport, Rhode Island, a son of Thomas Ward and Amy Billings. His father Thomas, from Gloucester, England, served as an officer in one of Cromwell's cavalry regimen...

12/29/2008 5/22/2021

Hannah Bours (1742 - 1796)

Find A Grave Memorial 23989097Birth: 1742 Death: Dec 17 1796 Burial: Common Burial Grnd, Newport, Newport Co, RI, USAFrom Babcock b Jan 22 1743 to Dr Joshua Babcock (1707–1783) & Hannah Stanton Babcoc...

11/13/2008 5/4/2021

Gen. Henry Brewerton (1801 - 1879)

Brewerton (September 25, 1801 – April 17, 1879) was a career engineering officer in the United States Army, serving as the Superintendent of the United States Military Academy and then as a colonel in ...

9/25/2018 5/4/2021

Isaac Peace Hazard (1794 - 1879)

Isaac Peace Hazard, the oldest son of Roland Hazard and Mary Peace Hazard was born in Peace Dale, Rhode Island in 1794. Roland Senior retired in 1819 and Isaac and his brother, Roland G. Hazard took ov...

2/6/2011 4/18/2021

James Rogers, of Newport MP (c.1600 - 1676)

James Rogers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 was born Abt. 1600 in England, and died 5/3/1676 in Newport, Rhode Island.He married Mary on Abt. 1629 in Plymouth, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.More About James Rogers:...

6/27/2009 4/1/2021

William Burroughs (1719 - 1777)

From findagrave.comBirth: 1719Death: Jun 21 1777Son of: Dea. Ezekiel Burroughs [1694-1769] & Mrs Ezekiel Burroughs [1697-1778]Husband of Elizabeth Sanford: m 16 Sep 1742Father of: Abigail Burroughs [...

6/14/2008 3/2/2021

August Belmont, Jr. (1853 - 1924)

Belmont, Jr. (February 18, 1853 – December 10, 1924) was an American financier, the builder of New York's Belmont Park racetrack, and a major owner/breeder of Thoroughbred racehorses.Like his father, A...

4/25/2009 2/24/2021

Hon. Perry Belmont (1851 - 1947)

Belmont (December 28, 1851 – May 25, 1947) was an American politician and diplomat. BiographyHe was born in New York City, the son of August Belmont. His brothers were Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont and A...

4/25/2009 2/24/2021

Melville Bull (1854 - 1909)

Bull (September 29, 1854 – July 5, 1909) was a U.S. Representative from Rhode Island.Born in Newport, Rhode Island, Bull attended Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, New Hampshire, and graduated from Harv...

4/26/2015 2/24/2021

[From Historical Ncyclopedia of Illinois By Newton Bateman, Paul Selby]: Cole Cozzens (August 26, 1811 – December 17, 1876) was an American politician and the 28th Governor of Rhode Island.

4/4/2009 2/24/2021

Thomas Eadie (1887 - 1974)

Eadie (April 8, 1887 – November 14, 1974) was a United States Navy diver and a recipient of America's highest military decoration - the Medal of Honor.BiographyThomas Eadie was born on April 8, 1887 in...

12/3/2017 2/24/2021

Christopher Ellery (1768 - 1840)

Ellery (November 1, 1768 – December 2, 1840) was a United States Senator from Rhode Island. Born in Newport, he graduated from Yale College in 1787, studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced p...

1/2/2012 2/24/2021

Christopher Ellery (1736 - 1789)

12/3/2008 2/24/2021

William Ellery, Sr. (1701 - 1764)

12/3/2008 2/24/2021

Elizabeth Peckham (Almy) (1703 - 1783)

12/3/2008 2/24/2021

Channing Gibbs (February 10, 1789 – February 24, 1871) was the tenth Governor of Rhode Island from 1821 to 1824.Early lifeGibbs was born in Newport, Rhode Island, the son of George Gibbs and Mary Chann...

3/9/2007 2/24/2021

George Gibbs, II (1735 - 1803)

11/6/2011 2/24/2021

George Washington Greene (1811 - 1883)

Washington Greene, prominent educator and author, was born in East Greenwich and was the grandson of Nathanael Greene, the great Revolutionary War general.As a young man, Greene traveled extensively in...

12/11/2017 2/24/2021

Clarence Rivers King (1842 - 1901)

"James Todd"

R. King (January 6, 1842 – December 24, 1901) was an American geologist, mountaineer, and art critic. First director of the United States Geological Survey, from 1879 to 1881, King was noted for his ex...

9/9/2012 2/24/2021

Paine Sheffield (August 30, 1820 – June 2, 1907) was a United States Representative and Senator from Rhode Island.BiographyBorn in New Shoreham (on Block Island), he completed preparatory studies, atte...

5/7/2012 2/24/2021

, William Paine, (son of William Paine Sheffield [1820-1907]), a Representative from Rhode Island; born in Newport, R.I., June 1, 1857; attended Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass., 1869-1873 and was grad...

5/7/2012 2/24/2021

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaThomas West Sherman (March 26, 1813 – December 31, 1879) was a United States Army officer with service during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War.Sh...

3/11/2009 2/24/2021

Collins Van Zandt (August 10, 1830 – June 4, 1894) was the 34th Governor of Rhode Island.Early lifeHe was born in Newport, Rhode Island. He graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, then...

4/13/2013 2/24/2021

Find A Grave Memorial Kemble Warren (January 8, 1830 – August 8, 1882) was a civil engineer and prominent general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He is best remembered for arranging ...

5/15/2011 2/24/2021

Peabody Wetmore (August 2, 1846 – September 11, 1921) was the 37th Governor and a United States Senator from Rhode Island.Early lifeGeorge Peabody Wetmore was born in London, England, during a visit of...

10/30/2011 2/24/2021

Frank K. Sturgis (1847 - 1932)

1/12/2012 2/21/2021

Ingalls Stevens (March 25, 1818 – September 1, 1862) was the first governor of Washington Territory, a United States Congressman, and a major general in the Union Army during the American Civil War unt...

5/15/2011 2/21/2021

Stevens (June 9, 1842 – October 11, 1918) was an American military officer, mountaineer, politician and writer. He received the Medal of Honor for his service in the Union army during the American Civi...

8/15/2011 2/21/2021

Bud Palmer (1920 - 2013)

S. "Bud" Palmer (September 14, 1921 in Hollywood, California – March 19, 2013 in West Palm Beach, Florida) was an American professional basketball player. He was a member of the original New York Knick...

8/27/2014 2/21/2021

George Gordon King (1807 - 1870)

4/16/2016 2/21/2021

William Ellery (December 22, 1727 - €“ February 15, 1820) was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Rhode Island. In 1764, Ellery joined Stephen Hopkins, Samu...

12/3/2008 2/21/2021

Nathaniel Ray Greene (1780 - 1859)

Photo and info ref.: Nathaniel Ray Greene, Island Cemetery, Newport, Newport County R.I.Son of Major General Nathanael Greene. Born at the Winter Quarters of the American Army at Morristown, New Jersey...

7/9/2009 2/21/2021

Capt. Samuel Pease MP (c.1655 - 1689)

Not the same as Samuel Pease, of Exeter Pease (1655 - 1689)Born 1655 in Edgartown, Martha's Vinyard, MASon of John Pease and Mary (Unknown) PeaseBrother of James Pease Sr. [half], John Pease [half], Th...

2/7/2009 2/19/2021

Janet Norton Bouvier MP (1907 - 1989)

Janet Norton Lee Bouvier Auchincloss Morris (December 3, 1907 - July 22, 1989) was an American socialite. She was the mother of former United States First Lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis and Le...

11/2/2007 2/19/2021
Anne Nancy Ingraham Brown BIRTH 1746 DEATH Nov 1809 (aged 62–63) Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA BURIAL Robinson Burying Ground Stonington, New London County, Connecticut, USA MEMORIAL ID 69164027 · View Source SHARE SAVE TOSUGGEST EDITS MEMORIAL PHOTOS 1 FLOWERS 1 Add Photos Request Photo “DIED—At Stonington, Mrs. Anna Brown, aged 63.” —The Connecticut Courant (Hartford, Connecticut), Wednesday, November 22, 1809, p. 3, col. 2. Family Members Spouse Photo Peleg Brown 1744–1796 Flowers This headstone belongs to the 2nd wife of Cap't. Peleg Brown; Nancy INGRAHAM Brown (sometimes recorded as Anna, as it appears on her headstone) who married Peleg, October 24, 1782, in Stonington, CT, a date which is recorded in the Bible belonging to Peleg Brown. [Palmer-Loper Collection, US Library of Congress] Read less

Capt. John Brown (1702 - c.1782)

John Brown was born at Newport, RI, in 1702. The date of his death is not given in any of their records, but (accourding to the letters of Clark Brown of Newport) it occurred shortly before 25 Septembe...

10/25/2008 2/17/2021

Major James Brown MP (1680 - 1756)

James II - Major James Brown was born at Newprt. As he was admitted Freeman, May 6, 1701, his birth must have been before 1680. He lived first at Newport and later at Scituate, R. I. (after 1739) He di...

7/31/2009 2/16/2021

Pierrepont Johnson (b. - 1963)

4/9/2018 2/15/2021

Richard Carder MP (1618 - 1675)

"Richard Card", "Richard Carder"

The Cards had spent time in Block Island, which was then known as New Shoreham. Their fortunes seemed to be linked to the sea as well as farming. Cross referencing records some scholars believe they ca...

8/14/2007 2/15/2021

Samuel Hubbard MP (1610 - 1689)

Rev Samuel Hubbard Find A Grave Memorial# 57058907* Hubbard Lot, Defunct , Middletown, Newport County, Rhode Island, USA * Also known as: Rhode Island Historical Cemetery Middletown #56Samuel b. abt 16...

4/4/2007 2/15/2021

Capt. Jeremiah Clarke MP (1605 - 1651)

"Jeremy Clarke", "Jeremy"

Jeremiah Clarke, the third husband of Frances Latham, emigrated to America shortly after their marriage, accompanied by his wife and her children by William Dungan. He settled in Rhode Island, where he...

2/22/2007 2/15/2021

Thomas Cornell, II MP (1627 - 1673)

"Thomas Cornell"

Who killed Rebecca Cornell on the afternoon of Feb. 8, 1673, as she sat alone in her room in her home in Portsmouth? To this day no one knows for certain, yet one man, her son, Thomas, was convicted (o...

1/22/2007 2/15/2021

Samuel Cranston (1659–1727) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations during the first quarter of the 18th century. He held office from 1698 to 1727, being elected to offi...

11/9/2007 2/15/2021

William "Will" Jeffreys, of Newport, Gent. MP (1591 - 1675)

"Jefferay", "Jeffray", "Jeffries", "Will", "William Jefferies", "William Jeffried", "William Jefferay"

Family William Jeffries was the son of William and Audrey (Harvey) Jefferay of Chiddingly, Sussex [EIHC 17:27-33; Waters 253].MARRIAGE: By 1642 Mary Gould, daughter of Jeremy Gould of Weymouth and Newp...

6/25/2008 2/15/2021

Wanton (24 December 1672 - 5 July 1740) was a governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, serving for six consecutive terms from 1734 to 1740. He was the son of Edward Wanton who...

11/21/2007 2/15/2021

Henry Collins Flagg MP (1742 - 1801)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA with the rank of STAFF OFFICER. DAR Ancestor # A009724 . Henry Collins Flagg was an officer in the Continental Army, a member of the Society of t...

12/29/2008 2/15/2021

John William Howe MP (c.1752 - 1835)

DAR Ancestor A058343

10/22/2008 2/15/2021

Commodore Esek Hopkins MP (1718 - 1802)

"Esch"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for RHODE ISLAND with the rank of BRIGADIER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A057986 Hopkins (April 26, 1718 – February 26, 1802) was a Commander in Chief of the Continental...

10/14/2008 2/15/2021

John Huston MP (1906 - 1987)

motion-picture director John Huston's taut dramas were some of the most famous movies of the 20th century, including the Humphrey Bogart classics The Maltese Falcon (1941), Key Largo (1948), The Treasu...

7/3/2007 2/15/2021

Anne Seddon Brown (1906 - 1985)

Anne Seddon Kinsolving Brown was an American historian, socialite, and collector of military memorabilia who married into the prominent Rhode Island Brown family, founders of Brown University.Anne was ...

12/14/2012 2/15/2021

John Nicholas Brown II (1900 - 1979)

Nicholas Brown II (February 21, 1900 - October 10, 1979) was the United States Assistant Secretary of the Navy (AIR) from 1946 to 1949. He was a member of the Brown family that had been active in Ameri...

10/31/2010 2/15/2021

Capt. Caleb Gardner (1682 - 1761)

Not to be confused with Caleb Gardner (1687-1716) who married Sarah Phipps9 childrenHe was a farmer and a Captain in the militia. He had more than one wife. . xi. ABIEL PHIPPS, b. June 11, 1690 in Char...

9/5/2009 2/15/2021