William Fish

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ChartsAncestors of Wilford Ervie Billings
William Fish, son of Robert Fish and Mary Hall, was born at Portsmouth, Newport Co., Rhode Island, 7 June 1695.1 He died before 30 September 1768, when his inventory was taken.2

William married Mary Bennett, daughter of Robert Bennett and Anne Cory, before 10 March 1721, when she was named as the wife of William Fish in her father's will.3


Mary Bennett d. aft. 25 Apr 1764
  • Thomas Fish2 d. aft. 25 Apr 1764
  • Rebekah Fish2 d. bef. 25 Apr 1764
  • Anna Fish2 d. aft. 25 Apr 1764
  • Alfe Fish2 d. aft. 25 Apr 1764
  • Deliverance Fish2 d. aft. 25 Apr 1764
  • Marcy Fish2 d. aft. 25 Apr 1764
  • William Fish2 d. aft. 25 Apr 1764
  • Mary Fish+2 b. say 1716, d. 23 Mar 1796
This person was last edited on19 Aug 2019


  1. [S913] John Osborne Austin, The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island: Comprising Three Generations of Settlers Who Came Before 1690 (With Many Families Carried to the Fourth Generation). Albany, New York: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887, 78. CD-ROM reprint, Compendium of New England Pioneers: A Collection of 14 Classic Genealogical Dictionaries of Early New England Settlers (Columbia, Maryland: Archive CD Books USA, 2006), further cited as Rhode Island Dictionary.
  2. [S2192] Tiverton, Rhode Island, Probate records, 1733-1917, 6:383-5, FHL microfilm 2316084, further cited as Tiverton Probate.
  3. [S913] Austin, Rhode Island Dictionary, 18.