Ruth - RUTH4

Title

Ruth - RUTH4

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 198/340 (baptism), 277/340 (marriage), and 310/340 (fornication).

Male or Female

Female

Baptism Date

June 2, 1774

Marriage Date

September 5, 1768

Misc. Date

She publicly confessed to fornication and repented, October 9, 1774. Note: It's unclear why she and Peter would have been charged with fornication since they married in 1768.

Biographical Notes

She was the wife of Peter (#1723). She was the mother of Peggy (#1725) and likely John (#1727).

Files

1768.MAR.Peter and Ruth_Wickham.JPG
1774.BAP.Ruth and Binah_Jos Wickham.JPG
1774.CONF.Peter and Ruth_Wickham.JPG

Collection

Tags

Citation

“Ruth - RUTH4,” Plain Sight Project, accessed June 24, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1724.