Thursday, October 27, 2022

Treasure Chest Thursday -- 1722 Death of Eleazer Arnold (1651-1722) in Providence, Rhode Island

  It's time to look in my digital image files to see what treasures I can find for my family history and genealogy musings for Treasure Chest Thursday.

The treasure today is the 1722 death record of Eleazer Arnold in Providence, Rhode Island:

The death record for Eleazer Arnold is the 8th one on the Arnold list:

The transcription of this death record for Nathaniel Potter is:

"[ARNOLD] Eleazer  (*2-134), Aug. 29, 1722"

The source citation for this record is:

James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, First Series, Births, Marriages and Deaths : a Family Register for the People (Providence, R.I.: Narragansett Historical Publishing Co., 1891-1912), Volume 2, "Providence County: Births, Marriages, Deaths," Providence Deaths, page 261, Eleazer Arnold death entry, 29 August 1722.

This record is a Derivative Source, with Primary Information and Direct Evidence of the death of Eleazer Arnold.  The Original source is a Providence town record book that is not available online.

Eleazer Arnold (1651-1722) was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Thomas nd Phoebe (Parkhurst) Arnold.  He married Eleanor Smith (1652-a1722) in about 1671 in Providence.  They had 10 children.

Eleazer and Eleanor (Smith( Arnold are my 8th great-grandparents.  I am descended through their daughter Elizabeth Arnold (1684-1758) who married (1) William Hawkins (1679-1712) in 1704.


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