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John Rathbone

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  • Name  John Rathbone 
    Born  8 Mar 1629  Ditton,Prescott,Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  28 Mar 1629  Ditton,Prescott,Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  6 Oct 1702 
    Notes 
    • !HISTORY: In 15224, Giovanni de Verrazano, a Florentine navigator, visited Block Island, which is the present Newport, Rhode Island. New Shoreman was incorporated into Newport in 1672. Washington was not an original county. It became a county in 1728 and was incorportated from Newport.

      !Family: Genealogical Notes of New York and New England Families. S.V. Talcott. U.S. D2T; p. 619-629. This book has a chapter on the various Rathbones in New England. There is a Thomas Rathbone who came from England in 1621, another John Rathbone of Liverpool, London, England in 1625. There is a third Col. John Rathbone, an officer of the Parliamentary army of 1658, who was noted for his devotion to Republican principles. In the Rhode Island Colonial Records it mentions a John Rawsbone, of New Shoreham, who was admitted to full political rights as a freeman, 4 May 1664, being the same person whom the Block Island Records name as John Rathbone. He was one of the gentlemen who met at the house of Dr. Alcock, on 17 Aug 1660, to confer about the purchase of Block Islands. He was one of the original sixteen purchasers of that island from Gov. Endicott and three others to whom it is granted for public services.

      !FAMILY: Genealogical Notes of New York and New England Families. S.V. Talcott. U.S. D2T; p. 619-629. Will; dated 12 February 1702. John Rathborne lived in New Shoreham, Newport, Rhode Islands. He gave his wife the movabel goodds, houses, chattles, cattle, sheep, horse and the income of my house at Newport for her life. John mentioned his sons; John, William, Joseph, Thomas, and Samuel. His daughters were Sarah, Margaret, and Elizabeth.
    Person ID  I1749  Baxter-Bailey Family Tree/History
    Last Modified  29 Mar 2002 

    Family  Margaret Acres,   b. 15 Sep 1633, Whiston,Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1716, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1654  Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Rathbone,   b. 1655/1658, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1702, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Thomas Rathbone,   b. 1657, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1733, New Shoreham,New port,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Sarah Rathbone,   b. 10 Jun 1659, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1718, Newport,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. William Rathbone,   b. 1661, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1727, Westerly,Washington,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Margaret Rathbone,   b. 1663, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1740, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Joseph Rathbone,   b. 1665, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1749, Exeter,Washington,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Elizabeth Rathbone,   b. 1670, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1681, Dartmouth,Bristol,Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Samuel Rathbone,   b. 3 Aug 1672, New Shoreham,Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1757, Newport,Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F393  Group Sheet


  

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