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Providence County, Rhode Island

From: The Puritan Recorder, Thursday, Jan. 29, 1852

Decease of Aged Persons

The following are the names and ages of persons, of seventy years and

upward, who died in Providence, RI, during the year 1851.

William Barnes 96 Sarah Taylor 77

Mary Boker 95 Neal McElroy 77

Mina Rogers 94 Mary Temple 77

Anna Sprague 91 Peter Swan 77

Levi Wheaton 90 Ezekiel Carpenter 76

Alice Eddy 89 Anna Hunt 76

Naomi Bacon 89 Mary Peck 76

Sarah Bentley 88 Patrick Marion 75

John Taylor 88 Patrick Masterson 75

Esther Abbott 88 Sarah Grinnell 75

Mehitable Ingraham 86 Patrick Foy 75

Elizabeth Warner 85 John G. Burns 75

Ann Mename 85 Patrick Early 75

Dolly Malcom 84 William Tillinghast 75

Benjamin Aborn 83 Celinda Scott 75

Martha Wardwell 83 Mary Luther 75

William McGowan 82 Charity Easton 75

John Snow 82 Judith Paul 74

Lydia Branch 81 John Gladding 74

Nancy Kimball 81 Henry Mathewson 74

Nathaniel Pearce 81 Charles Annis 74

Sophia Jackson 81 Mary D. Wheeler 74

Isaac Burdick 81 Sarah Bly 73

Betsey La Roach 81 Margaret Beverly 73

Sally Warner 80 Sally Knight 72

Mary Foster 80 Mary B. Lindsay 72

Galen Pond 80 Ann Bradley 72

James Dillaber 80 Nathaniel Lang 71

Hannah Axum 80 Cyrus Wood 71

Coleman Hatch 80 Mary B. Munroe 71

Caleb Earle 80 John Potter 71

Morris Deming 80 Shubael Crowell 71

Philey Anderson 80 Roxana P. Hall 70

Martha Howell 79 Olive Lyon 70

Mary Brownell 79 Susan King 70

Alpheus Billings 78 William McIntosh 70

Elizabeth Farnum 78 Joseph Whipple 70

Hannah Cornell 78 Catharine McKenna 70

Benjamin Merrick 77 John McManus 70

Submitted by Marilyn Labbe  - "I found some old newspapers down in the basement at the Killingly History Center in Danielson, CT. New England Puritan was published in Boston, MA and was mainly a religious newspaper. But they do have marriages and deaths in it."

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