John Colvin III

1710–6 April 1805 (Age 95)
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of John

When John Colvin III was born in 1710, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, John Colvin Jr., was 29 and his mother, Experience Lydia Dart, was 26. He married Amey Randall in 1736, in Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 6 April 1805, in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 95.

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Family Time Line

John Colvin III
1710–1805
Amey Randall
1717–1766
Marriage: 1736
Valleriah Colvin
1739–1828
Luther Colvin
1740–1829
Experience Colvin
1740–
Anna "Nanny" Colvin
1745–1823
Catherine Colvin
1747–1798
Matthew COLVIN
1756–1824
Philarathia Colvin
1761–1836

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1736
Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 66

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 66

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1783 · A Free America

Age 73

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Colville , probably reflecting a local pronunciation.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Colvin in entry for William Williams and Katharine Colvin, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916"
  • John Colvin in entry for William Williams and Cathrine Colvin, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916"
  • John Colvin in entry for William Williams and Cathrine Colvin, "Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916"

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