Phebe Thorne

1701–1748 (Age 47)
Oyster Bay Town, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Phebe

When Phebe Thorne was born in 1701, in Oyster Bay Town, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Richard Thorne Sr., was 26 and her mother, Phoebe Denton, was 22. She married Micah Smith on 7 May 1725, in Hempstead Town, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1748, in Hempstead Town, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Micah Smith
1703–1747
Phebe Thorne
1701–1748
Marriage: 7 May 1725
Elizabeth Smith
1733–1801
Phebe Smith
1738–1767
Michah Smith Jr.
1734–1767
Isaac Smith
1736–1809
Richard Smith
1740–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 May 1725Hempstead Town, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly southern): variant of Thorn 1.Irish: adopted for various Irish names containing an element meaning ‘thorn’. Compare Thornton .Swedish (mainly Thörne): ornamental or perhaps topographic name from törne ‘rose bush’ or thorn, an ornamental spelling of torn ‘thorn bush’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Thorn
    Thurn

    Sources (5)

    • Phebe Smith, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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