Johannah Mowry

Femaleabout 1680–1750

Brief Life History of Johannah

When Johannah Mowry was born about 1680, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, her father, Nathaniel Mowry, was 37 and her mother, Mrs. Johannah INMAN Mowry Phillips, was 34. She married Walter Phetteplace on 4 August 1709, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1750, in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, at the age of 71.

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Walter Phetteplace
Johannah Mowry
Marriage: 4 August 1709
Jonathan Phetteplace
Philip Phetteplace
Job Phetteplace
Benjamin Phetteplace
Sarah Phetteplace
Mercy Phetteplace
Mary Phetteplace

Sources (11)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Johannah Mowry - Published information: birth-name: Joanna Mowry
  • Joanne Mawrey, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916"
  • Joanna Mawrey, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 August 1709Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America
  • Children (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (1)

    1723 · Pirates Hung in Newport

    Age 43

    On July 17, 1723, twenty-eight pirates are hung in Newport, Rhode Island.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably from a variant of the Anglo-Norman French personal name Mory, a short form of Amaury (see Amery , Morey ).

    History: Roger Mowry (c. 1612–66) emigrated from England to MA before 1634, when he married Mary Johnson in Roxbury, Suffolk County, MA.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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