Phebe Thorne

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

The Life of Phebe

When Phebe Thorne was born in 1701, in Oyster Bay, 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, 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, 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
Michah Smith Jr.
1734–1767
Phebe Smith
1738–1767
Elizabeth Mott
1745–1801
Isaac Smith
1736–1809
Richard Smith
1740–

Spouse and Children

    Micah Smith

    Male1703–1747Male

    Female1701–1748Female

MARRIAGE
7 May 1725
Hempstead, Queens, New York Colony, British Colonial America
children

(5)

    Michah Smith Jr.

    Male1734–1767Male

    Male1736–1809Male

    Phebe Smith

    Female1738–1767Female

    Richard Smith

    Male1740–Male

    Elizabeth Mott

    Female1745–1801Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southern): variant spelling of Thorn 1.2 Swedish: ornamental name from thorn, an ornamental spelling of torn ‘thorn bush’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Phebe in entry for Isaac Smith, "New York Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Phebe in entry for Elizabeth Smith, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"
  • Phebe in entry for Micah Smith, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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