Jeremiah Phillips

1748–1822 (Age 74)
Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Jeremiah

When Jeremiah Phillips was born about 1748, in Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Jeremiah Phillips, was 53 and his mother, Martha Bishop, was 40. He had at least 3 sons. He died in 1822, in Gloucester, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 74.

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Jeremiah Phillips
Martha Bishop
Andrew Philips
Amy Phillips
Jeremiah Phillips
Lydia Philips
Mercy Phillips
Joshua Philips
Adam Phillips
Ephraim Phillips
Amey Philips

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World Events (6)


Age 28

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

Age 28

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 39

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Jeremiah Phillips - Published information: birth-name: Jeremy Jeremiah Phillips

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