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Rhode Island Settlers 1760

"List of Settlers brought from Newport Rhode Island to Falmouth Nov. In the Sloop Sally, Jona Lovatt, Master in May, 1760.

Family # of persons cost
Benjimin Sanford and Family 7 £8, 15, 0
Nathaniel Reynolds and Family 4 £5, 0 , 0
Samuel Bently and Family 2 £2, 10, 0
James Hervie and Family 5 £6, 5 , 0
James Smith and Family 6 £7, 10, 0
John Chambers and Family 1 £1, 5 , 0
James Weeden and Family 6 £7, 10, 0
Joshua Sanford and Family 3 £3, 15, 0
John Hervie and Family 1 and family 1, 5 , 0

In whole 35 Persons
35 persons at £1,5,0 each is £43,15,0
These are to signify that the above is the true and perfect list of the settlers brought to the township of Falmouth in the Sloop Sally and of the numbers of their families as appears by the ___ of the several persons therein named

(Unsigned)

List of settlers brought from Newport in Rhode Island to Falmouth in the sloop Lydia, Saml Toby, Master, in May, 1760.

Family # of persons
Benjimin Burdin and family 3
Caleb Lake and family 7
Henry Tucker and family 3
James Mosher and family 8

23 persons at £1,5,0 each is £28,15.0

…Composed by Isaac Deschamps*, then Government Agent and Magistrate at Fort Edward, across the river from the Rhode Island Settlements…



Rhode Island Emigration to Nova Scotia
by Ray Greene Huling, A.M., New Bedford Massachusetts
Providence, R. I., Reprinted from the Narragansett Historical Register,
April 1889.
ISBN 88812 – 215 – 2 Toronto 1984 Canadiana House
HRL 971.6 H912r 1984 c.2
Pg 16

*Deschamps was related by marriage to William Haliburton, Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s grandfather. – "Family Ties" by Gordon M. Haliburton, see bibliography

 

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