Deborah Wilbor

Female24 February 1744–

Brief Life History of Deborah

Deborah Wilbor was born on 24 February 1744, in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. 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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Benedict Palmer
Deborah Wilbor
Marriage: 17 June 1784
Edith Palmer
Richmond Palmer
Sybil Palmer
Wilbor Palmer
Elizabeth Palmer

Sources (21)

  • Deborah Wilbor, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Deborah Mrs Palmer, "Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916"
  • Palmer in entry for Richmond, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 June 1784Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
  • Children (5)

    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

    Altered form of English Wilburn or Wilborn .

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

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