Benjamin WILBORE

Male 1699 - 1772  (72 years)


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  • Name Benjamin WILBORE  [1, 2, 3
    • "The Wildbores in America": Benjamin Wilbore removed to Westerly, R.I., where as Benjamin Wilbor of Westerly, yeoman, he made his will March 19, 1772. it was proved April 20, 1772. He bequeathed: To son Christopher, silver spoons marked "B.W." To wife Ruth, money left to her by her first husband, Benonie Smith. to son John Wilbor, my farm in Westerly and one-half part of land I purchased of James Babcock. To son Joseph Wilbor, one-half of land I purchased of James Babcock. To son David Wilbor, the land I purchased of my son Joseph Wilbor. To grandchildren, Benjamin Coon, Jeremiah, Joseph and John Coon, and granddaughters, Sarah and Ann Coon. to daughter Judith Hall. On April 12, 1742, Benjamin and his wife Deborah sell land to William Wilbor of Little Compton, weaver, 96 acres of land in Westerly. The inventory of the estate of his wife Ruth was taken at Westerly, March 19, 1787/ [1]
    Born 20 Jun 1699  Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1772  Westerly, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I61361  Main Tree
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2013 

    Father Joseph WILBORE,   b. 1656, Portsmouth, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 May 1729, Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Ann BROWNELL,   b. 1654,   d. 02 Apr 1747, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 04 May 1683  [1
    Family ID F20160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Deborah GIFFORD,   b. Between 02 Feb 1699 and 1700, Sandwich, Barnstable County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 09 Nov 1724  [2, 3
    Children 
     1. Christopher WILBOR,   b. 23 Dec 1726, Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1821  (Age 94 years)
     2. Lydia WILBOR,   b. 03 Mar 1729, Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Judith WILBOR,   b. 23 Nov 1730, Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John WILBOR,   b. 31 Jan 1733, Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1811  (Age 78 years)
    +5. Joseph WILBOR,   b. 23 Sep 1736, Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. David WILBOR,   b. 1738, Little Compton, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1826/27  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F17036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ruth PENDLETON 
    Family ID F20150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S03490] "The Wildbores In America" A Family Tree Vol. No. 1, John Reid Wilbor, Benjamin Franklin Wilbour, ( 1933).

    2. [S02387] Gifford Genealogy 1626-1898.

    3. [S5366] "Little Compton Families" Vol. I, Little Compton, Rhode Island, Benjamin Franklin Wilbour.