1712 - 1784 (71 years)
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||Jesse Irish  |
||26 Sep 1712
||Tiverton, Newport Co., RI
||Danby, Rutland Co., VT
- From: W. L. Irish
They were Quakers. He was a Freeman in Westerly, Washington Co., RI in 1736 and in Danby, Vermont in 1778. They moved from N. Kingston, Washington County, RI to Quaker Hill, Dutchess County, N. Y. between 1736 and 1740. They were in the Oswego, Quaker M. M. in Dutchess County, N. Y. in 1761. In 1765 the Quaker Meeting took action to raise money to buy a cow to loan this Jessie Irish. From there they moved to Nine Partners (Oblong) and in 1768 to Danby, Rutland County, Vermont.
P. 459, Vol. 7 Compendium
Rhode Island Vital Records
Tiverton, Rhode Island Vital Records
P. 519, Vol. 4, Rhode Island Colonial Records
P. 93, Vol. 3 Rhode Island Grave Records; Old Wilbur Cem. Scituate, RI
P. 33, Quaker Hill, New York Local History Series
P. 1029 Documentary History of New York
P. 170, Quaker Vital Records of Oblong, New York
Records of Friends M. M. at Oblong and Nine Partners, New York
Same confirmed by letter of 1-6-1954 from New York State Library
History of Danby, Vermont, by J. C. Williams
P. 170-176, History of Danby, Vermont by J. C. Williams
Vermont Historical Gazetter, by Hemenway
Brownell Family Genealogy
P. 474, Hudson and Mohawk Valleys
Quaker Records of Saratoga County, New York, by Josephine Frost
P. 1073, Vol. 2 Soule, Sowle & Soule’s History, by G. T. Ridleon, Sr.
P. 56, Vol. 7, Detroit Society for Genealogical Research
See page 268
From Cross-Trotter web pages:
From Volume 7 of Westerly Deeds I have abstracted the following information for interested researchers.
Page 270, Jesse Irish & Mary his wife of Westerly, yeoman, to John Robinson of Voluntown, 86 acres in Westerly bounded by Peter Kinyon, Thomas & Edward Wells, Benjamin Green, Joshua Clark and Peter Davis, 6th day of 12th mo. Commonly called Feb. 1743. Witnesses: Peter Kinyon and Stephen Richmond.
THE HISTORY AND MAP OF DANBY, VERMONT, BY J. C. WILLIAMS.
IRISH, JESSE, from Nine Partners in 1768, was the first settler on the farm now owned by Nelson Colvin. He had seven sons, some of whom, together with himself, were reputed to be Tories. In July, 1777, he himself went to Gen. Burgoyne's head-quarters at Whitehall and procured protection papers. On reaching the British Camp he presented himself to Burgoyne, saying "here is thy servant, Jesse, and his seven sons," whereupon, promising to either join the British army or remain quietly at home, he received the General's gracious protection. It is said that he rendered aid to the British army, by which his property was confiscated. He resided here with his family after the war and until his death. The names of his children are as follows: Jesse, Jr., Jonathan, William, David, Abel, Peter and John, all of whom came here with their father.
||24 Jan 2010 |
||Johnathan Irish, b. 6 Jun 1678, Little Compton, Newport Co., RI , d. 1732, Little Compton, Newport Co., RI (Age 53 years) |
||Mary Taylor, b. 25 Oct 1682, Little Compton, Newport Co., RI , d. 13 May 1743, Little Compton, Newport Co., RI (Age 60 years) |
||Little Compton, Newport Co., RI
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
||Mary Albee, b. 12 Apr 1710, Mendon, Worcester Co., MA , d. Aft 29 May 1792, Danby, Rutland Co., VT (Age > 82 years) |
||21 Mar 1732/33
|+||1. Son Irish|
| ||2. Susanna Irish, b. 10 Jan 1733/34, d. 25 Sep 1742 (Age 8 years)|
|+||3. David Irish, b. 11 Jul 1735, North Kingston, Washington Co., RI , d. 12 Nov 1807, Shelburne, Chittenden Co., VT (Age 72 years)|
|+||4. William Irish, b. 19 Nov 1737, RI , d. 10 Nov 1803, Milton, Chittenden Co., VT (Age 65 years)|
|+||5. Jesse Irish, b. 11 Nov 1739, RI |
|+||6. Mary Irish, b. 11 Jan 1740/41|
|+||7. Peter Irish, b. 26 May 1743, Dutchess Co., NY , d. Between 1810 and 1813 (Age 66 years)|
|+||8. John Irish, b. 21 Sep 1745, Town of Pawling, Dutchess Co., NY , d. 27 Jul 1777, Tinmouth, Rutland Co., VT (Age 31 years)|
| ||9. Hannah Irish, b. 15 Jan 1746/47|
|+||10. Jonathan Irish, b. 29 Dec 1749, Tiverton, Newport Co., RI , d. 1832, Peru, Clinton Co., NY (Age 82 years)|
| ||11. Sarah Irish, b. 25 Sep 1751, Pawling, Dutchess Co., NY , d. 15 Oct 1751 (Age 0 years)|
|+||12. Abel Irish, b. 23 Sep 1753, Town of Pawling, Dutchess Co., NY , d. 1802, Leicester, Addison Co., VT (Age 48 years)|
| ||13. Martha Irish, b. 3 Jan 1756, Town of Pawling, Dutchess Co., NY |
|+||14. Stephen Irish, b. 17 Feb 1759, Town of Pawling, Dutchess Co., NY , d. Albion, Erie Co., PA |
||Vital Record of RI Vol IV - Little Compton marriages|
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- [S007136] Descendants of John Irish 1629-1963, Willis L. Irish.