Peter - PETE22

Title

Peter - PETE22

Description

Servant

Contributor

Jackie Dinan

Location or Address

Southold

Enslaver or Household

Joseph Wickham

Source/s

Original Southold parish register accessed at Ancestry.com under the collection entitled, U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701–1970>New York>Southold>First Presbyterian Church>Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths>1749-1832>image 180/340 (baptism), 243/340 (baptism and renewal), 277/340 (marriage), and 310/340 (fornication).

Male or Female

Male

Baptism Date

July 1, 1764

Marriage Date

September 5, 1768

Misc. Date

October 9, 1774, he publicly confessed to fornication with Ruth; both were servants of Joseph Wickham. Note: It's unclear why Peter and Ruth would have been charged with fornication since they were married in 1768.

Biographical Notes

He was the husband of Ruth (#1724) and father of Peggy (#1725) and John (#1727).

Files

1764.BAP Peter_Joseph Wickham.JPG
1768.RENEW Peter_Wickham.JPG
1768.MAR.Peter and Ruth_Wickham.JPG
1774.CONF.Peter and Ruth_Wickham.JPG

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Peter - PETE22,” Plain Sight Project, accessed April 15, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1723.