Phoebe Jenckes

19 September 1769–6 June 1853 (Age 83)
Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Phoebe

When Phoebe Jenckes was born on 19 September 1769, in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Ichabod Jenks, was 37 and her mother, Margaret Bagley, was 25. She married Deacon Isaac Peck Sr. on 20 March 1791, in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 6 June 1853, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in North Burial Ground, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Deacon Isaac Peck Sr.
1765–1833
Phoebe Jenckes
1769–1853
Marriage: 20 March 1791
Nancy Jenckes Peck
1792–1865
John Peck
1793–1829
Rhoda Peck
1794–1870
Peck
1795–
Phebe Peck
1797–
Isaac Peck
1800–
Joseph B. Peck
1801–1824
George Holroyd Peck
1804–1874
Almira Peck
1806–1861
William H. Peck
1808–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 March 1791
Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1776

Age 7

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

Age 7

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1791

Age 22

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Jenks .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Phebe Peck in household of Enoch Steere, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Phebe in entry for Rhoda Steere, "Rhode Island Town Births Index, 1639-1932"
  • Phebe Peck in entry for Almira Allen, "Rhode Island, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1630-1945"

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