Newport County, Rhode Island
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Posted Queries for Newport County, RI
           April 1999

Researcher: Russell F. Shaw
Date posted: Thursday, April 1, 1999

Seek any information on parentage, birth data, and death data for Benjamin F. REMINGTON, born ca. 1804 Tiverton, RI; married Mary Ann HAMBLY of Tiverton (?where, ?when); was a whaler sailing out of New Bedford when he was lost at sea ca. 1838. Reply to Russell F. SHAW, E-mail: Will share all information that I have on this Tiverton family.

Researcher: John Ball Waring
Date posted: Friday, April 2, 1999

I am looking for the name of the wife of Sen. Francis MALBONE of Newport, Rhode Island Port, Rhode Island. They had a daughter who was name Freelove Sophia WARING who married on Sept.27, 1803 Dr. Edmund Thomas WARING was born in Charleston, S.C. on Dec. 25, 1779 They had the following children Francis Malbone Waring b. 1804 in Newport, R.I. d. Jun 15, 1837 in Charleston, S.C. Thomas Waring b. June 3, 1805 in Newport, R.I., Mary Juliet Waring b. Oct. 30, 1806, Catharine Sophia b Feb 7, 1808 d. May 1884 Edmund Thomas Waring b. Jun 27, 1809 d. Jun 4, 1830, Amelia Waring b. Feb. 3, 1812 d. Jul. 17, 1870, Julius Aloysius Waring b.Aug. 13, 1813 no futher record (if anybody knows what happened Julius please send him home his family wants to know of his where-abouts), William Tweedy Waring b June 8, 1815 d. Dec. 26, 1840, Theodore Dehon Waring b. Mar. 2, 1823,New Port, RI, d. Nov. 2, 1891 bur. in St. Philips Epis Churchyard Charleston, S.C. I am presenty working on the descendants of Edmund Thomas Waring & Freelove Sophia. I am interested in the complete ancestry of the Freelove Sophia Malbone. I also believe that there is strong possibility that her mother was a TWEEDY or maybe a FREELOVE.

Researcher: Barb Austin
Date posted: Saturday, April 3, 1999

Seeking info ROGERS family. Sarah Anne ROGERS, dau of John and Anne (MANCHESTER) Rogers of Portsmouth, RI. Sarah b 29 July, 1821 in Portsmouth RI, d 16 Dec 1889 in Middletown RI. Married Noel Coggeshall 11 March 1845, Portsmouth RI. Buried in Coggeshall family cemetery, Middletown. There are 2 tombstones next to hers, one for Frances ROGERS died 1871, and Joseph ROGERS died 1921. Presume they are 2 of her siblings. Need info on parents and any other siblings. Her husband Noel et al purchased "Black Point Farm", Portsmouth, from the ROGERS heirs; have copy of deed, signed by A. O'D. Taylor, dated 14 Feb. 1894. Also copy of his bill to a Mr. Joseph ROGERS, who was residing in Texas at that time. Is there any connection to Rogers High School in Newport? Any info greatly appreciated.

Researcher: Muncie Shortridge
Date posted: Sunday, April 4, 1999

I am seeking a transcript from the 1840 census of Newport County on John SHORTRIDGE listed on page 190 of the AIS census index. Thank you

Researcher: Gyneth Mayer
Date posted: Thursday, April 8, 1999

Searching for information for: Dorothy Ellen SCHULTZ Ruth Anne SCHULTZ Twin daughters of Ida Christine PINCH and Alexander Rudolph SCHULTZ, from England. Lived in Newport RI. Twins born April 30, 1919, baptized Emanuel Church, Newport on May 25, 1919. Dorothy married John (Jack) Frederick JUDD, Jr., one daughter from the marriage, Mary Anne SCHULTZ WISEMAN. or

Surnames: JUDD, PINDAR
Researcher: Gyneth Mayer
Date posted: Thursday, April 8, 1999

Searching for information about: Percy Charles JUDD, born in England about 1903. Came to the US in 1910 with parents, Emma Ellen PINDAR and John Frederick JUDD, Sr. Percy died about 1941. or

Researcher: Gyneth Mayer
Date posted: Thursday, April 8, 1999

Searching for information on: Marguerite PATTERSON, born October 9, 1910 in Dundee, Scotland. Parents were Christine MACKENZIE or MCKENZIE and Robert PATTERSON of Scotland. Marquerite married John (Jack) Frederick JUDD, Jr., in 1928. One daughter born of marriage, Emma Helen JUDD, born in Newport November 11, 1928. Marguerite and Jack divorced soon after birth, mother and daughter moved to Fall River, MA. or

Surnames: FISH
Researcher: Richard Welch
Date posted: Sunday, April 11, 1999

Looking for any information on three brothers born in Tiverton 1750-1760. Pardon FISH, Caleb FISH, Abner FISH. All three brothers removed to New York State during the Revolutionary War, settling in Dutchess and Saratoga and Essex counties.

Researcher: Tim Rodabaugh
Date posted: Friday, April 16, 1999

I am looking for information on Samuel SHERMAN, he was born 19 December 1765 in Portsmouth, Newport Co., RI. His wife was Susanna PEARCE/PIERCE. Their son was Ira Pearce Sherman, who moved from RI to Troy, Bradford Co., Pa. He died there in 1889. Ira was one of 13 children, six who came to Pa. and the others remained in RI. Thank you for any assistance. Tim Rodabaugh

Surnames: FISH, WILKIE
Researcher: Verna Westhaver
Date posted: Monday, April 19, 1999

Looking for Russell FISH m. Mary Lake Daughter Sally (Sarah) married William WILKIE. Probably Tiverton, Little Compton. R.I. or Westport, Ma. Any and all info will be greatfully recieved.

Researcher: George E Spooner
Email: FRRJ34A@prodigy,com
Date posted: Monday, April 19, 1999

MCCORMICK, Roger V. b. November 1, 1797 d. m. GILL, Bridget b. 1796 d. Nov. 2, 1863 Newport RI children; John, Michael, Hannah, Roger A. Request any information on Roger A.

Surnames: NASON
Researcher: Rosalie Nason Fairman
Date posted: Tuesday, April 20, 1999

NASON, George E or W born in Newport, R.I. 1811, parents either Joseph or Nathaniel also maybe born in Newport.

Researcher: Viola Hess
Date posted: Saturday, April 24, 1999

Isaac LAWRENCE of Portsmouth.RI. md. Nov.12,1741 Ruth (FREEMAN) FREEMAN, widow Had 4 children, all born in Portsmouth,RI. 1. Freeman b.1743 2. Cloe b.1745 3. Isaac b.1747 4. Sarah b.1749 Cloe LAWRENCE md. Joseph SMITH (1741-1807)of Wellfleet.Ma. son of Samuel SMITH & Sarah WINSLOW PAINE, widow

Researcher: Barbara Herlan
Date posted: Sunday, April 25, 1999

The family of SANDS lived in a place called COWNECK. Where was this located??

Surnames: PURDY, SANDS
Researcher: Barbara Herlan
Date posted: Sunday, April 25, 1999

SANDS family. I am looking for info on Mary SANDS [1788- 1851]that married, on April 23, 1815, John PURDY [1781-1866]. I am interested in her parents and ancestors. Willing to exchange information.

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