Helen Woodbury1

F, #89676, b. circa 1884
     Helen Woodbury was born circa 1884 at ME.2 She married Lloyd Elbridge Clark, son of John Titcomb Clark and Isabel Adelaide Ball, circa 1910.1,2

Census, Occupation & Residence

29 April 1910Baltimore, MD"Helen M." age 25, b. ME, with husband2

Child of Helen Woodbury and Lloyd Elbridge Clark

Citations

  1. [S1765] Elizabeth Davis, "Elsie M. Ball email 01," e-mail message from Elizabeth Davis to David G. Ball, 15 jun 2012.
  2. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Baltimore, MD, ED 176, Sheet 14B (back of stamped 38).

Lloyd Elbridge Clark1

M, #89677
     Lloyd Elbridge Clark is the son of Lloyd Elbridge Clark and Helen Woodbury.1

Child of Lloyd Elbridge Clark

Citations

  1. [S1765] Elizabeth Davis, "Elsie M. Ball email 01," e-mail message from Elizabeth Davis to David G. Ball, 15 jun 2012.

Elizabeth Bidez Clark1

F, #89678
     Elizabeth Bidez Clark is the daughter of Lloyd Elbridge Clark.1

Citations

  1. [S1765] Elizabeth Davis, "Elsie M. Ball email 01," e-mail message from Elizabeth Davis to David G. Ball, 15 jun 2012.

David Dutton1

M, #89679

Child of David Dutton

Citations

  1. [S52] Jacquelyn Ladd Ricker, compiler, The Ricker Compilation of Vital Records of Early Connecticut (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2006), p. 754.

Nathaniel Littlefield Willis1

M, #89680, b. 22 April 1821, d. 15 June 1891
Nathaniel Littlefield Willis
b. 1821 New Shoreham RI
d. 1891 New Shoreham RI
     Nathaniel Littlefield Willis was born on 22 April 1821 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 He was the son of Hiram Dodge Willis and Desire Dunn Mott.2 Nathaniel Littlefield Willis married Cornelia Ann Ball, daughter of William Pitt Ball and Rebecca Mott, on 11 January 1847.1 Nathaniel Littlefield Willis died on 15 June 1891 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, at age 70.1 He was buried at Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3
     From an obituary: Mr. Willis was born on the Island Apr. 1821 and died June 15, '91. His parents had 9 children 4 of whom are now living much loved and esteemed. He was married Jan. 1847 to Cornelia A. Ball who lives to mourn his death. Soon after marriage he went to California, while there he commanded a coasting vessel, this was a business with which he was familiar. He returned in about two years and has been engaged since his return in farming and fishing. He had five children, 3 sons and 2 daughters all of whom are living.2      Photo courtesy of Bob Champagne-Willis.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel L." age 29, b. RI, seaman, with wife Cornelia and son Rufus4
30 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel L." age 38, b. RI, farmer, with wife Cornelia and children Rufus, Harriet, Loren, and Lenna, and probable brother George; living near father Hiram5
16 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel L." age 49, b. RI, farmer, with wife Cornelia and children rufus, Harriet, Lorin, Laura, and Everett6
9 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel L." age 59, b. RI, farmer, with wife Cornelia and sons Loren and Everett7

Children of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball

Citations

  1. [S1767] Clayton Tangen, "Cornelia Ann Ball - email 01," e-mail message from Clayton Tangen (unknown address) to David G. Ball, 11 June 2012.
  2. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Block Island, Washington Co., RI.
  3. [S903] Find A Grave, online, Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Washington Co., RI.
  4. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 31 (stamped 16).
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 3 (stamped 329).
  6. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 19 (stamped 565).
  7. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 13 (stamped 38).

Hiram Dodge Willis1

M, #89681
     Hiram Dodge Willis married Desire Dunn Mott.1

Child of Hiram Dodge Willis and Desire Dunn Mott

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Block Island, Washington Co., RI.

Desire Dunn Mott1

F, #89682
     Desire Dunn Mott married Hiram Dodge Willis.1

Child of Desire Dunn Mott and Hiram Dodge Willis

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Block Island, Washington Co., RI.

Loren Nathaniel Willis1

M, #89683, b. 6 October 1856, d. 9 June 1939
Loren Nathaniel Willis
b. 1856 New Shoreham RI
d. 1939 Newport RI
     Loren Nathaniel Willis was born on 6 October 1856 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1,2 He was the son of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball.1 Loren Nathaniel Willis married Tamer Eldora Mott, daughter of Otis Phenton Mott and Hannah Catherine Sheffield, on 6 October 1885 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3 Loren Nathaniel Willis married Mary Ella Dickens, daughter of Horace A. Dickens and Ella Barker, on 19 November 1894 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.3 Loren Nathaniel Willis died on 9 June 1939 at Newport, Newport Co., RI, at age 82.1 He was buried at Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.4
     Photo courtesy of Bob Champagne-Willis.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

30 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Nathaniel L. Jr." age 3, b. RI, with parents, etc.5
16 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Lorin N." age 13, b. RI, with parents, etc.6
9 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Loren N." age 23, b. RI, fisherman, with parents, etc.7
8 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Loren N." age 43, b. RI, fisherman, with second wife Mary and children Royal, Lovell, and Mildred; living near brother Everett8

Children of Loren Nathaniel Willis and Tamer Eldora Mott

Children of Loren Nathaniel Willis and Mary Ella Dickens

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Block Island, Washington Co., RI.
  2. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave, online, Island Cemetery, New Shoreham, Washington Co., RI.
  5. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 3 (stamped 329).
  6. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 19 (stamped 565).
  7. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 13 (stamped 38).
  8. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, Sheet 1A (stamped 289).

Rufus A. Willis1,2

M, #89684, b. 5 April 1850, d. 24 March 1921
     Rufus A. Willis was born on 5 April 1850 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1,3 He was the son of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball.1 Rufus A. Willis married Helen Lucretia Rose, daughter of William M. Rose and Cornelia A. (????), on 24 December 1871 at Providence, Providence Co., RI.4 Rufus A. Willis married Phebe E. Dunn circa 1878.5 Rufus A. Willis died on 24 March 1921 at Newport, Newport Co., RI, at age 70.6

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 August 1850New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Rufus" age 3/12, b. RI, with parents1
30 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Rufus A." age 10, b. RI, with parents, etc.7
16 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Rufus A." age 20, b. RI, farm laborer, with parents, etc.2
3 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Rufus A." age 30, b. RI, fisherman, with second wife Phebe and children Oscar and Wealthy5
25 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Rufus A." age 50, b. RI, fisherman, with second wife Phebe and daughters Wealthy and Maude8

Child of Rufus A. Willis and Helen Lucretia Rose

Children of Rufus A. Willis and Phebe E. Dunn

Citations

  1. [S7] 1850 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 31 (stamped 16).
  2. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 19 (stamped 565).
  3. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  5. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 5 (stamped 34).
  6. [S1780] Clayton Tangen, "Tangen Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Clayton Tangen, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/12603278/person/-220944335?ssrc=, database put on-line July 2012.
  7. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 3 (stamped 329).
  8. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 300).

Harriet L. Willis1

F, #89685, b. 26 August 1854, d. 28 March 1918
     Harriet L. Willis was born on 26 August 1854 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 She was the daughter of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball.1 Harriet L. Willis died on 28 March 1918 at Newport, Newport Co., RI, at age 63.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

30 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Harriet L." age 5, b. RI, with parents, etc.1
16 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Harriet L." age 15, b. RI, with parents, etc.4

Citations

  1. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 3 (stamped 329).
  2. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S1780] Clayton Tangen, "Tangen Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Clayton Tangen, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/12603278/person/-220944335?ssrc=, database put on-line July 2012.
  4. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 19 (stamped 565).

Laura Alida Willis1

F, #89686, b. 4 April 1859, d. 2 February 1947
     Laura Alida Willis was born on 4 April 1859 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2,3 She was the daughter of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball.2 Laura Alida Willis married Herbert Smith Milliken, son of Luther Milliken and Penelope L. Smith, on 19 February 1879 at Providence, Providence Co., RI.1 Laura Alida Willis died on 2 February 1947 at Providence, Providence Co., RI, at age 87.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

30 June 1860New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Laura A." age 1, b. RI, with parents, etc.2
16 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Laura A." age 11, b. RI, with parents, etc.5

Children of Laura Alida Willis and Herbert Smith Milliken

Citations

  1. [S1779] Clayton Tangen, "Laura Alida Willis - email 03," e-mail message from Clayton Tangen (unknown address) to David G. Ball, 28 June 2012.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 3 (stamped 329).
  3. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S1780] Clayton Tangen, "Tangen Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of Clayton Tangen, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/12603278/person/-220944335?ssrc=, database put on-line July 2012.
  5. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 19 (stamped 565).

Everett Arnold Willis1,2

M, #89687, b. 9 February 1865, d. 13 April 1939
     Everett Arnold Willis was born on 9 February 1865 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1,3 He was the son of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball.1 Everett Arnold Willis married Nellie Webb Clark, daughter of Henry W. Clark and Sarah E. Whaley, on 25 April 1888 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 Everett Arnold Willis and Nellie Webb Clark were divorced before 1895.4 Everett Arnold Willis married Evelyn Carrie Ball, daughter of Simeon A. Ball and Emma Grafton King, on 3 June 1896 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 Everett Arnold Willis died on 13 April 1939 at Newport, Newport Co., RI, at age 74.5 He was buried at Middletown Cemetery, Middletown, Newport Co., RI.5

Census, Occupation & Residence

16 July 1870New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Everett A." age 5, b. RI, with parents, etc.1
9 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Everett A." age 15, b. RI, with parents, etc.6
8 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Everett A." age 35, b. RI, fisherman, with second wife Carrie and children Osborne and Auba; living near brother Loren7
6 May 1910New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Everett A." age 45, b. RI, fisherman, with wife Evelyn and children Osborne, Orba, and Emma8

Children of Everett Arnold Willis and Evelyn Carrie Ball

Citations

  1. [S9] 1870 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, p. 19 (stamped 565).
  2. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Riverside Cemetery, South Kingstown, Washington Co., RI.
  5. [S903] Find A Grave, online, Middletown Cemetery, Middletown, Newport Co., RI.
  6. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 13 (stamped 38).
  7. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, Sheet 1A (stamped 289).
  8. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 56, Sheet 9A (stamepd 54).

Phebe E. Dunn1,2

F, #89688, b. August 1858
     Phebe E. Dunn was born in August 1858 at RI.1,3 She married Rufus A. Willis, son of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball, circa 1878.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Phebe E." age 20, b. RI, with husband, etc.1
25 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Phebe C." age 41, b. RI, with husband, etc.3

Children of Phebe E. Dunn and Rufus A. Willis

Citations

  1. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 5 (stamped 34).
  2. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 300).
  4. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Oscar Augustus Willis1,2

M, #89689, b. 14 August 1875
     Oscar Augustus Willis was born on 14 August 1875 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1,3 He was the son of Rufus A. Willis and Helen Lucretia Rose.1,4 Oscar Augustus Willis married Mary Ann Babcock, daughter of S. Benjamin Babcock and Sally (????), on 12 December 1903 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Oschar A." age 5, b. RI, with parents, etc.1

Citations

  1. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 5 (stamped 34).
  2. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S1518] Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Wealthy Catherine Willis1,2

F, #89690, b. 14 November 1879
     Wealthy Catherine Willis was born on 14 November 1879 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2 She was the daughter of Rufus A. Willis and Phebe E. Dunn.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 June 1880New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Wealthy C." age 6/12, b. RI, with parents, etc.1
25 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Wealthy C." age 20, b. RI, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [S10] 1880 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, ED 87, p. 5 (stamped 34).
  2. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 300).

Maude Harris Willis1,2

F, #89691, b. 14 March 1883
     Maude Harris Willis was born on 14 March 1883 at RI.1 She was the daughter of Rufus A. Willis and Phebe E. Dunn.1 Maude Harris Willis married John Franklyn Chase on 19 August 1906 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

25 June 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Maud H." age 17, b. RI, with parents, etc.3

Citations

  1. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 300).

Veray C. Willis1,2

F, #89692, b. 28 November 1891, d. 15 March 1892
     Veray C. Willis was born on 28 November 1891 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 She was the daughter of Rufus A. Willis and Phebe E. Dunn.1 Veray C. Willis died on 15 March 1892 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2

Citations

  1. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S1518] Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Loyal Franklin Willis1

M, #89693, b. 11 December 1900
     Loyal Franklin Willis was born on 11 December 1900 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 He was the son of Rufus A. Willis and Phebe E. Dunn.1

Citations

  1. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Rufus D. Willis1

M, #89694, b. 24 April 1894
     Rufus D. Willis was born on 24 April 1894 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1 He was the son of Rufus A. Willis and Phebe E. Dunn.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

28 August 1900New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI"Rufus D." age 6, b. RI, boarder in the hotel of Schuyler Ball2

Citations

  1. [S1665] Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI, Sheet 7A (stamped 302).

Helen Lucretia Rose1

F, #89695, b. circa 1851, d. 8 December 1875
     Helen Lucretia Rose was born circa 1851.1 She was the daughter of William M. Rose and Cornelia A. (????)1 Helen Lucretia Rose married Rufus A. Willis, son of Nathaniel Littlefield Willis and Cornelia Ann Ball, on 24 December 1871 at Providence, Providence Co., RI.1 Helen Lucretia Rose died on 8 December 1875 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.2

Child of Helen Lucretia Rose and Rufus A. Willis

Citations

  1. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S1518] Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

William M. Rose1

M, #89696
     William M. Rose married Cornelia A. (????)1

Child of William M. Rose and Cornelia A. (????)

Citations

  1. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Cornelia A. (????)1

F, #89697
     Cornelia A. (????) married William M. Rose.1

Child of Cornelia A. (????) and William M. Rose

Citations

  1. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

John Franklyn Chase1

M, #89698
     John Franklyn Chase married Maude Harris Willis, daughter of Rufus A. Willis and Phebe E. Dunn, on 19 August 1906 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1

Citations

  1. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Mary Ann Babcock1

F, #89699, b. circa 1878
     Mary Ann Babcock was born circa 1878.1 She was the daughter of S. Benjamin Babcock and Sally (????)1 Mary Ann Babcock married Oscar Augustus Willis, son of Rufus A. Willis and Helen Lucretia Rose, on 12 December 1903 at New Shoreham, Block Island, Newport Co., RI.1

Citations

  1. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

S. Benjamin Babcock1

M, #89700
     S. Benjamin Babcock married Sally (????)1

Child of S. Benjamin Babcock and Sally (????)

Citations

  1. [S1250] Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.