Deborah Wilbor

24 February 1744–
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Deborah

When Deborah Wilbor was born on 24 February 1744, in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, her father, Isaac Wilbore, was 31 and her mother, Mary Brownell, was 24. She married Lemuel Palmer on 10 October 1776, in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Benedict Palmer
1753–1837
Deborah Wilbor
1744–
Marriage: 17 June 1784
Edith Palmer
1785–1849
Richmond Palmer
1786–
Sybil Palmer
1788–1827
Wilbor Palmer
1792–
Elizabeth Palmer
1794–1824

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World Events (2)

1763 · First Synagogue in America
Age 19
The first Jewish Synagogue in America was built in Newport, Rhode Island in 1763. It still stands today, making it the oldest synagogue in the United States.
1772 · The Gaspee Affair
Age 28
On June 9, 1772, colonists that are angry with the trade restrictions that Britain put them under, board the HMS Gaspee and set it ablaze. This was the first act of violence against the British on the North American continent.

Name Meaning

English: see Wilburn .

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

Possible Related Names

Wilburn

Sources (19)

  • Wilbor in entry for Lemuel Palmer, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • Deborah, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • Palmer in entry for Benedict Palmer, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"

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