James Arnold Jerauld

2 February 1745–27 April 1813 (Age 68)
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of James Arnold

When James Arnold Jerauld was born on 2 February 1745, in East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Dutee Jerauld, was 21 and his mother, Freelove Gorton, was 22. He married Mary Rice in 1763, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 27 April 1813, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

James Arnold Jerauld
1745–1813
Mary Rice
1749–1798
Marriage: 1763
James Gerrauld
1767–1811
Dutee Jerauld III
1773–1796
Harriet Jerauld
1769–
Elizabeth Jerauld
1771–1850
Martha Jerrauld
1775–
Freelove Jerauld
1780–1864
Henry Rice Jerauld
1783–1827
Stephen Jerauld
1785–
Thomas Jerauld
1787–1790
Mary Jerauld
1790–1810
Susanna Jerauld
1792–1810

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1763
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 31

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

Age 31

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1780 · French Occupy Newport

Age 35

During 1780 to 1781, over 12,000 French troops occupy Newport, Rhode Island.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Gérauld ( see Gerald ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Jeranld, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"
  • James Jerold in entry for Freelove Wood, "Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950"
  • Jerauld in entry for Freelove Wood, "Rhode Island, Providence County, Providence, Swan Point Cemetery Records, ca.1846-ca.1950"

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