A LIST OF THE BIRTHS AND DEATHS OF WESTERLY.
 
Taken from the 1st and 2d Books of the Genealogical Records in the Town Clerk's Office.
 
(Contributed by the Editor.
 

A.
 
Adams James, of James; Jan. 20, 1697-8.
" John, " " May 26, 1700.
" Jonathan, " " Sept. 27, 1704.
" Henry, " " Sept. 28, 1702.
" Honor, " " and Honor; July 11, 1706.
" Nathaniel, " " Mar. 25, 1708-9.
" Thomas, " " Mar. 24, 1710.
" Joseph, " " Mar. 4, 1714-5.
" David, of Nathaniel and Hannah; Sept. 20, 1737.
" Elijah, " " " " Aug. 8, 1734.
Allen Mary, of Samuel and Catherine ; Sept. 17,1709.
" Catherine, " " " " Dec. 20, 1711.
" Elizabeth, " " " " Sept. 4, 1713.
" Joshua, " " " " Apr. 2, 1715.
" Samuel, " " " " June 26, 1717.
" Lydia, of Gideon and Lydia; Feb. 16, 1710.
" Sarah, " " " " Sept. 19, 1711.
" Christopher, of Zachariah and Sarah; Jan. 28, 1711-12.
 

B.
 
Babbitt Mary, died Nov. 8th, buried 9th, 1711.
Babcock James, of Capt. James, Jun.; Dec. 23, 1688.
" Elizabeth, " " " " Feb. 8, 1691.
" Samuel, " " " " Feb. 15, 1697.
" Daniel, " " " " Apr. 23, 1699.
" Anna, "  " " " and Elizabeth; Nov. 28m 1791
" Sarah, " " " " Dec. 13, 1704, died Nov. 13, 1705.
Babcock John, of John and Mary; May 4, 1701.
" Ichabod," " " " Nov. 21, 1703.
" Stephen," " " " May 2, 1706.
" Mary, of Robert and Lydia; Aug. 31, 1702.
" Lydia, " " " " Nov. 5, 1703.
" Robert, " " " " May 8, 1706.
" Elisha, " " " " June 5, 1708.
" Sarah, " " " " Mar. 28, 1710.
" Patience, " " " " Dec. 23, 1711.
" Simeon, " " " " Oct. 17, 1714.
" Ezekiel, " " " " June 22, 1716.
" Joseph, " " " " Apr. 9, 1718.
" Remember, " " " " Feb. 11, 1720.
" Susannah, of Oliver and Susannah; Sept. 20, 1705.
" Thomas, " " " " Mar. 7, 1710.
" Mary, " " " " Feb. 8, 1712-13.
" Nathan, " " " " Oct. 12, 1715.
" Simeon, " " " " Sept. 27, 1717.
" John, " " " " May 12, 1720.
" Oliver, " " " " Sept. 16, 1722.
" Joseph, " " " " Oct. 18, 1726.
" Joshua, of Capt. James and Elizabeth; May 17, 1707.
" William, of John and Mary; Apr. 15, 1708.
" Amie, " " " " Feb. 8, 1712-13.
" Mary, " " " " July 23, 1716.
" Ann, " " " " Sept. 14, 1721.
" John, Jun., of John and Mary; died July 10, b. ll, 1719.
" Jonathan, of James, (blacksmith) and Mary; Feb. 18, 1723.
" Isaac, of Daniel and Abigail; Apr. 24, 1724.
" William, " " " " Mar. 11, 1725-6.
" Joshua, " " " " Dec. 7, 1728.
" Elizabeth, " " " " Jan. 13, 1730-1.
" James, " " " " June 2, 1733.
" Daniel, " " " " Mar. 14, 1735.
" Elkanah, " " " " Aug. 21, 1738.
Babcock Elizabeth, of George and Susannah; Jan. 25, 1725-6.
" George, " " " " Dec. 27, 1727.
" Martha, " " " " Dec. 8, 1729.
" Susannah, " " " " Mar. 10,1731-2.
" Christopher," " " " Feb. 27, 1736-7.
" Samuel, " " " " May 30, 1739.
" Hezekiah, " " " " May 30, 1739.
" Rouse, " " " " Apr. 29, 1746.
" Nathan, of Samuel and Ann; Nov. 25, 1726.
" Elizabeth, " " " " May 6, 1729.
" Samuel, " " " " May 16, 1731.
" John, of Stephen and Anna; July 16, 1727.
" Anna," " " " Jan. 30, 1729.
" Hosannah, of Joseph and Susannah; Apr. 1, 1730.
" Prudence, " " " " Oct. 22, 1732.
" Joseph, " " " " Dec. 9, 1734.
" Jesse, " " " " Apr. 3, 1737.
" Hannah, " " " " Jan. 27, 1739-40.
" Joseph, " " " " Jan. 9, 1741-2.
" Rebecca, " " " " Apr. 11, 1744.
" Joshua, " " " " Oct. 5, 1747.
" Anne, " " " " June 18, 1749.
" Ichabod, " " " " June , 1751.
" William, of William and Sarah; May 19, 1731.
" Joshua, " " " " Dec. 2, 1732.
" Christopher, " " " " Sept. 12, 1734.
" Sarah, " " " " Oct. 17, 1736.
" Elijah, " " " " born July 19, 1738; died Dec. 11, 1738.
" Elias, of William and Sarah; July 28, 1740.
" Ichabod, of Ichabod and Jemima; Dec. 12, 1731.
" Mary, " " " " May 9, 1733.
" Joseph, " " " " Feb. 3, 1736-7.
" John, " " " " July 27, 1739.
" Ann, of Capt. James and Content; Mar. 30, 1732.
" James, " " " " " Nov. 1, 1734.
" Jonathan, " " " " " Oct. 11, 1736.
Babcock Andrew, of Samuel and Ann; Apr. 12, 1733.
" Silas, " " " " Dec. 31, 1734-5.
" David, of David and Dorcas; Apr. 10, 1734.
" Jonathan," " " " Nov. 19, 1735.
" Benedick," " " " Oct. 21, 1737.
" Penelope, of Elislia and Sarah; Oct. 6, 1734.
" Eunice, " " " " Jan. 27, 1738-9.
" Henry, of Joshua and Hannah; Apr. 26, 1736.
" Luke, " " " " July 6, 1738.
" Adam, " " " " Sept. 27, 1740.
" Hannah," " " " Jan. 22, 1742-3.
" Frances, " " " " May 11, 1745.
" Paul, " " " " Dec. 5, 1748.
" Amelia, " " " " Apr. 19, 1751.
" Harriet, " " " " May 18, 1756.
" Sally, " " " " Oct. 18, 1753.
" Elisha, of William and Sarah; died Dec. 12, 1738.
" William, " " " " Feb. 6, 1750-1.
" Pheneus, " " " " Sept. 29, 1742.
" Mercy, " " " " July 14, 1745.
" Samuel, " " " " Sept. 4, 1747.
" Capt. John, died Mar. 28, 1746.
" Thankful, of Stephen and Anne; Nov. 17, 1747.
" Rebecca, widow of Joseph, died July 15, 1747.
" William, Esq; died Jan. 15, 1751-2.
" Bentley William, of William and Bathsheba; May 29, 1735.
Bemis Ephriam, of James and Sarah; Jan. 11, 1712-13.
" James, " " " " Apr. 3, 1716.
Berry Elisha, of Nicholas and Susannah; Sept. 7, 1731.
" Mariah, " " " " Mar. 11, 1732-3.
" Elijah, " " " " Feb. 23, 1734-5.
" Susannah," " " " Sept. 11, 1737.
" Bridget, " Richard " " Sept. 17, 1729.
Bliven Joan, of John and Isabel; May 1, 1692.
" Edwin, " " " " Auo;. 5, 1694.
" Rachel, " " " " Mar. 19, 1697.
" James, " " " " Oct. 27, 1702.
Bliven John, of John and Isabel; Jan.. 22, 1707.
" Freelove, of Edward and Freelove; Dec. 20,1719.
" Joshua, " " " " Mar. 21, 1720.
" Edward, " " " " May 30, 1722.
" Isabel, " " " " Oct. 22, 1723.
" Patience, " " " " June 3, 1725.
" Peter, " " " " Feb. 1, 1727.
" John, " " " " Sept. 22, 1730.
" Nathan, " " " " Nov. 20, 1732. •
" Mary, " " " Feb. 16, 1734.
" Sarah, " " " " May 26, 1736.
" Mercy, of John and Mercy; Nov. 25, 1728.
" John, died Aug. 25,, 1728.
" James, of James and Anna Mar. 22, 1735.
" John, " " " Mar. 22, 1735.
" Daniel, " " Mar. 12, 1737.
" Mary, " " " May 13, 1739.
" Theodaty, " " " May 3, 1741.
" Samuel, " " " Mar. 12, 1744.
" Joshua, of Edward, Jr., and Ann; July 13, 1743.
" William, " " " " Dec. 15, 1745.
" Edward, " " " " July 12, 1748.
" Isaac, " " " " July 13, 1750.
" Ann, " " " " Mar. 10, 1755.
" Arnold, " " " " Feb. 7, 1757.
" George, " " " " Sept. 16, 1759.
" Fannie, " " " " July 16, 1761.
" Jonathan Burdick, of do. Aug. 12, 1764.
" Jessie Champlain, of do. Nov. 14, 1766.
Bass Richard, of Jeremiah and Martha; Feb. 26, 1724-5.
" Edward, " " " " Apr. 20, 1725.
" Susannah, " " " " Feb. 19, 1728-9.
" Jeremiah, " " " " May 17, 1729.
" Martha, " " " " Feb. 12, 1731-2.
" Peter, " " " " Sept. 30, 1732.
" Joseph, " " " " Mar. 2, 1734-5.
" John, " " " " Oct. 14, 1735.
Bass Hannah, of Jeremiah and Martha; Oct. 11, 1737.
Braman Dorcas, of Benj'n and Martha; Feb. 24, 1731-2.
Brand Amos, of Benj'n and Rebecca; Feb. 8, 1735-6.
" Rebecca," " " Lucy; June 28, 1741.
" Benj'n, " " " " Oct. 2, 1742.
" David, " " " " Jan. 11, 1744-5.
Brown Elizabeth, of Daniel; Mar. 13, 1705.
" Mary, " " " " Aug. 3, 1706..
" Benjamin, " " " " Mar. 16 , 1708^
" Daniel, " " " " Nov. 15 , 1709.
" Elisha, " " " " Jan, 26,, 1711.
" Dorcas, " " " " May 22, 1713.
" John, " " " " Feb. 18, 1714. . riT23.
" Desire, " " " " and Frances, 2d wife; Jan. 8,
" Mary, " " " " John and Ann Feb. 20, 1708.
" Martha, " " " " Sept. 24, 1709.
" John, " " " " Oct. 4, 1711.
" Ann, " " " " Nov. 2, 1714.
" Thomas, " " " " Oct. 18, 1717.
" Phillip, " " " "  Martha, 2d wife; Sept. 2, 1721.
" John,  " " " " Abigail; July 15, 1730.
" Joshua,  " " " " Jan. 19, 1732-3.
" Abigail, " " " " June 8, 1735.
" Benjamin, a Benj' n and Abigail; Mar. 27, 1731.
" Desire, " " " " June 18, 1733.
" Frances, " " " " Mar. 12, 1735.
" James, " " " " Mar. 13, 1737.
" John, " " " " Apr. 3, 1739.
" Jeremiah, " " " " Apr. 4, 1741.
" Desire, " " " " Mar. 23, 1743.
" Jesse, " " " " Apr. 11, 1745.
" Elijah,  " " " " June 10, 1747.
" Abijah,  " " " " Nov. 3, 1749.
" Mary, of George and Elizabeth; Nov. 20, 1729.
Burdick Mary, of Benj'n and Mary ; July 26, 1699.
" Rachel, " " " " July 5, 1701.
" Peter, " " " " Aug. 5, 1703.
Burdick Benjamin, of Benj'n and Mary; Nov. 25, 1705.
" John, " " " " Mar. 24, 1708.
" David, " " " " Feb. 24, 1710.
" William, " " " " June 12, 1713.
" Elisha, " " " " Sept. 22, 1716.
" Hubard, of Hubard; Nov. 24, 1716.
" Nathan,  " " " " Feb. 19, 1718-19.
" John,  " " " " May 19, 1721.
" Elnathan, of Peter and Desire; Jan. 14, 1727.
" Mary, " " " " June 28, 1728.
" Peter, " " " " May 12, 1730.
" Content, " " " " Apr. 1, 1735.
" Oliver, " " " " June 8, 1737.
" Keturah, " " " " Jan. 30, 1741.
" Elnathan," " " " Apr. 11,1743.
" Elisha, " " " " Aug. 1, 1747.
" Samuel Park, (Charlestown,) of do.; Sept. 10, 1750.
" Parker, of Joshua and Abigail; Sept. 11, 1735.
" Sylvanus, of Nathan and Goodeth; Sept. 17, 1747.
Button John, of Matthew and Mary; Sept. 1, 1728.
" Mary, " " " " Mar. 10, 1730.
" Matthew, " " " " Apr. 22, 1732.
" Charles, of Joseph and Abigail; Apr. 17, 1739.
" Mary, of James, late of Dighton, Mass., (deceased), and Hannah, his wife;  died Dec. 23, 1750.
 
C.
 
Chace Seth, of Oliver and Elizabeth; Sept. 2, 1742.
" Abner, " " " " Oct. 7, 1745.
" Mary,  " " " " Joshua and Mary; Mar. 27, 1749.
" Joshua, " " " " June 15, 1750.
" Maxson, " " " " May 9, 1752.
Champlain William, of William and Mary; May 31, 1702.
" Jeffrey, " " " " Mar. 6, 1704.
" Christopher, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Nov. 30, 1707.
" Joseph, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Aug. 4, 1709.
Champlain Ann, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Mar. 29, 1714. 
" George, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Feb. 15, 1715-6. 
" Elizabeth, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Jan. 10, 1718-19. 
" Thankful, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Mar. 27, 1721. 
" Lydia, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Nov. 19, 1723. 
" Jabez, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; Aug. 31, 1728. 
" Oliver, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; May 12, 1730. 
" Mary, of Christopher, Jun., and Elizabeth; June 29, 1731. 
" Andrew, of Joseph and Sarah; Feb. 25, 1722-3. 
" Joseph, " " " " July 20, 1725. 
" Christopher, of Christopher and Hannah; Feb. 7, 1730-1. 
" John, of Christopher and Hannah; Dec. 18, 1732. 
" Rhuhamah, " " " Jan. 11, 1735-6.
" Elizabeth, " " " May 22, 1737.
" Christopher, died Apr. 2, 1732.
Chapman, Richard, of Hope, of Westerly, alias Feverham; Feb. 20, 1687.
Church Caleb, of Caleb and Rebecca; Mar. 6, 1732. 
" Joshua, " " " " June 4, 1734.
" Charles, " " " " July 26, 1736.
" Samuel, " " " " Oct. 30, 1738.
Clarke Joseph, born at Newport; Feb. 11, 1642.
" Judeth, of Joseph and Bethiah; Oct. 12, 1667. 
" Joseph, " " " " (W) Apr. 4, 1670. 
" Samuel, " " " " (W) Sept. 29,1672. 
" John, " " " " (W) Aug. 25,1675.
" Bethiah, " " " " (W) Apr. 11, 1678. 
" Mary, " " " " (N) Dec. 27, 1680.
Clarke Susannah, of Joseph and Bethiah; Aug. 31, 1683.
" Thomas, " " " " Mar. 17, 1686.
" William, " " " " Apr. 21, 1688. 
" Freegift, of Joseph, Jun., and Dorothy; July 4, 1694.
" Dorothy, " " " " " May 28, 1696.
" Experience, " " " " July 6, 1699.
" Samuel, of Samuel and Ann; Jan. 19, 1699-1700.
" Mary, " " " " Nov. 27, 1701.
" Bethiah, " " " " July 18, 1703.
" Joseph, " " " " Aug. 29, 1705.
" Ann, " " " " Sept. 3, 1707.
" William, " " " " May 21, 1709.
" James, " " " " Jan. 20, 1710-11.
" Joshua, " " " " Sept. 22, 1712.
" Amos, " " " " Nov. 14, 1714.
" Simeon, " " " " Apr. 7, 1716.
" Christopher, " " " Oct. 26, 1717.
" Samuel, 2d, " " " May 6, 1719.
Note.- Samnel 1st died about this time.
" Amie, of Samuel and Susannah; May 3, 1721. 
" Benjamin, " " " " July 13, 1722.
" John, of John and Mary; Sept. 4, 1706.
" Samuel, " " " " Jan. 15, 1707-8. 
" Mary, " " " " Nov. 15, 1709.
" Ebenezer, " " " " July 1, 1711. 
" Benjamin, " " " " June 21, 1713. 
" Elizabeth, " " " " June 19, 1715. 
" Bathsheba," " " " Oct. 26, 1717. 
" Judeth, of William and Joan; July 9, 1710. 
" Susannah, " " " " Feb. 8, 1711.
" Tacy, " " " " Feb. 21, 1713-14.
" William, " " " " Dec. 25, 1715.
" Sarah, of Thomas and Elizabeth; May 11, 1712. 
" Thomas," " " " Mar. 4, 1715.
" Joshua, " " " " Apr. 26, 1717.
" James, " " " " Mar. 3, 1720.
" Elisha, of Joseph (deceased) and Anna; Nov. 17, 1718.
Clarke Mary, of Thomas, Jun., and Thankful; Apr. 15, 1741. 
" Thomas," " " " " Apr. 23, 1743.
" Elisha, of Joseph; Feb. 25, 1742.
Coldgrove Anna, of Francis and Hannah; Jan. 23, 1721-2. 
" Sarah, " " " " June 20, 1724.
" Hannah, " " " " June 20, 1724.
Collins Hezekiah, of John and Susannah; Aug. 18, 1707. 
" Sarah, " " " " June 18, 1709.
" Jedediah, " " " " Nov. 5, 1711.
Corey James, born Mar. 1, 1687.
" Sarah, of James and Sarah; Jan. 11, 1707.
" Mary, " " " " Sept. 3, 1709.
" Hope, " " " " Sept. 15, 1712.
" James, Jun., " " " June 24, 1715.
" John, of " " " Mar. 16, 1717.
" Joseph, " " " " May 16, 1719.
" Samuel, " " " " Oct. 15, 1721.
" Elisha, " " " " Mar. 7, 1724; died Dec. 7, 1730. 
" Elizabeth, of James and Sarah; Mar. 2, 1726. 
" Elisha, of Hosea and Lydia; Feb. 3, 1737-8.
Cottrell Elizabeth, of John and Elizabeth; Apr. 6, 1733. 
" Hannah, " " " " May 4, 1735.
" Dorcas, " " " " May 4, 1737.
" Thomas, " " " " Sept. 4, 1739.
" Benjamin, " " " " Sept. 14, 1742.
" John, " " " '^ Mar. 12, 1745.
Crandall Joseph, of Joseph and Ann; Jan. 21, 1716-17. 
" James, " " " " May 12, 1719.
" William, " " " " Aug. 6, 1721.
" Simeon, " " " " Jan. 15, 1724-5.
" Joshua, " " " " Oct. 15, 1727.
" Ezekiel, " " " " Nov. 21, 1730.
" Ann, " " " " July 2, 1733.
" Benjamin," " " " Nov. 29, 1736. 
" Peter, of Peter and Mary; May 30, 1719.
" Amos " " " " May 19, 1721.
Crandall Samuel, of Peter and Mary; July 6, 1724. 
" Edward, " " . " " Oct. 11, 1726. 
" Mary, " " " " Apr. 25, 1729. 
" Jonathan, of Joseph, Jun., and Elizabeth; Feb. 16, 1739-40. 
" Pheneas, of Joseph, Jun., and Elizabeth; Apr. 7, 1743. 
" Anna, of Joseph, Jun., and Elizabeth; Aug. 23, 1745. 
" Elijah," " " " " Jan. 17, 1747-8.
" Joseph, " " " " Feb. 17, 1750.
" Sylvester, " " " " Nov. 7, 1752.
" Elisha, " " " " Apr. 15. 1756.
" Eunice, of James and Damaries; Jan. 24,1743-4.
Cross Samuel; May 7, 1724. 
" Joseph; Dec. 2, 1727. 
" John; July 31, 1729. 
" William; June 3, 1730. 
" Mary; Mar. 24, 1732.
" Susannah; Dec. 6, 1734.
" Edward; May 23, 1735.
Crumb Elizabeth, of Joseph and Amie; Dec. 27, 1734-5. 
" Joseph, " " " " Sept. 22, 1737. 
" Samuel, of William and Hannah; Nov. 9, 1740.
 
D.
 
Dake Mary, of George and Susannah; Jan. 17,1721.
" John, " " " " Feb. 22, 1724.
" Elizabeth, " " " " Apr. 15, 1727.
Darby William, of William and Lydia; Mar. 4, 1736-7.
Davis John, of John and Elizabeth; May 5, 1696.
" Elizabeth, " " " " Apr. 17, 1717.
" William, " " " " May 15, 1719.
" Martha, " " " " Aug. 14, 1721.
" John, " " " " Sept. 18, 1723.
" Joseph, " " " " Sept. 24, 1726.
" Anna, " " " " Jan. 23, 1728-9.
" Judeth, " " " " Apr. 7, 1731.
Davis Martha, of William and Experience; May 13, 1721.
Davis Martha, of William and Experience; May 13, 1721.
" William. " " " " Jan. 25, 1722-3
" Joseph, " " " " May 28, 1726.
" Mary, " " " " Apr. 29, 1732.
" Nathan, " " " " Apr. 24, 1736.
" Thankful, " " " " Mar. 6, 1738-9.
" Desire, " " " " May 30, 1741.
" William, died Sept. 30, 1740.
Denison Sarah, of Daniel and Mary ; Jan. 18, 1709-10.
" Samuel, " " " " Oct. 23, 1711.
Dodge John, of John and Elizabeth; Aug. 24, 1711.
" Mary,  " " " " Mar. 12, 1713.
" Elizabeth,  " " " " Dec. 18, 1714.
" Amie,  " " " " Feb. 20, 1717.
" Joseph,  " " " " June 29, 1719.
" Walter,  " " " " Aug. 23, 1721.
" Catherine, " " " "  Aug. 16, 1723.
" Oliver,  " " " " Apr. 20, 1726.
Doyle William, of William and Elizabeth; Aug. 2, 1698.
" Joseph, of William and Eleanor; Sept. 19, 1718.
 
E.
 
Edwards Sarah, of Thomas and Josepha; Jan. 24, 1720-1.
" Daniel, " " " " Mar. 15, 1722-3.
" Phebe, of Christopher and Phebe ; July 18, 1737.
" Peleg, " " " " Sept. 3, 1741.
" Paine, " " " " Feb. 3, 1743-4.
" Patience, " " " " May 16, 1746.
" Pheneas " " " " Oct. 17, 1749.
" Prudence," " " " Apr. 4, 1752.
" Perry, " " " " Dec. 3, 1755.
Elderton Joseph, of Roger and Lydia; Jan. 6, 1723.
" Robert, " " " " Mar. 12, 1724.
" Bridget,  " " " " Mar. 27, 1726.
" Mary,  " " " " Apr. 10, 1728.
" Anna,  " " " " Nov. 5, 1730.
" Sarah,  " " " " Jan. 8, 1732.
Elderton Lydia, of Roger and Lydia; Dec. 10, 1736.
" Joseph, 2d,  " " " " Jan. 10, 1744-5.
Enos Joseph, of Joseph and Margeret; June 10, 1718.
" Mercy, " " " " Nov. 1, 1720.
" Benjamin,  " " " " Oct. 25, 1725.
" Margeret,  " " " " May 27, 1729.
" Benjamin,  " " " " Feb. 26, 1733.
" Hannah,  " " " " Apr. 7, 1736.
 
F.
 
Foster Card, of John and Margery; Apr. 17, 1725.
" Mary,  " " " " Apr. 20, 1726.
" John,  " " " " Sept. 10, 1727.
" Hannah,  " " " "  May 19, 1729.
" Christopher,  " " " " July 5, 1731.
French John, of William and Prudence; Nov. 15, 1739.
" Prudence, of " " " June 7, 1743.
 
( To be continued.)
 
SOURCE:  Page(s): 61-73; The Narragansett, Volume 1. July, 1882  Number 1