Jeremiah Ormsby

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Jeremiah Ormsby, son of Thomas Ormsby and Mary Fitch, was born at Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, 25 November 1672.1,2 He died before 6 September 1748, when his widow asked that her son-in-law, Benjamin Hix, administer the estate.3

Jeremiah married Mehitabel Wilmarth, daughter of Thomas Wilmarth and Mary Robinson, at Swansea, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, 21 November 1705.4,5,3


Mehitabel Wilmarth b. 4 Mar 1680/81, d. aft. 6 Sep 1748
  • Jeremiah Ormsby6 b. 10 Feb 1706/7, d. bef. 25 Jun 1746
  • Mary Ormsby6 b. 21 Sep 1708
  • Mehitable Ormsby+4 b. 7 Sep 1710, d. 25 Feb 1796
  • Israel Ormsby6 b. 31 Mar 1712
  • Anne Ormsby6 b. 3 Feb 1713
  • Jacob Ormsby6 b. 19 Sep 1715
  • Jabez Ormsby6 b. 7 Apr 1717
  • Elizabeth Ormsby6 b. 23 Feb 1721/22
This person was last edited on10 Jan 2023


  1. [S2591] , Vital Records of Taunton, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Three vols., Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1978), 1:20, further cited as Vital Records of Taunton.
  2. [S2512] Albert E. Pierce, Ormsby—Ormsbee Family: Descendants of Richard Ormsesby (1602–1664) of Rehoboth, Mass. (Revised ed., Tulsa, Oklahoma: s.p., 1962, 1966, 1968), C-16, further cited as Pierce, Descendants of Richard Ormesby.
  3. [S2511] Michelle Townsend Amsbury, "The Ancestry of Jeremiah Amsbury of Providence (1741–1812)," Rhode Island Roots 21 (Sep 1995): 72–74, at 72, further cited as Amsbury, "Ancestry of Jeremiah Amsbury."
  4. [S1121] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rehoboth, 1642-1896: Marriages, Intentions, Births, Deaths: With supplement Containing the Record of 1896, Colonial Returns, Lists of the Early Settlers, Purchasers, Freemen, Inhabitants, the Soldiers Serving in Philip's War and the Revolution (Providence, Rhode Island: Narragansett Historical Publishing Co., 1897), 694, further cited as Arnold, Vital Record of Rehoboth.
  5. [S667] H. L. Peter Rounds, Jane Fletcher Fiske and Margaret F. Costello, Vital Records of Swansea, Massachusetts to 1850 (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1992), 181, further cited as Rounds, Fiske, and Costello, Vital Records of Swansea.
  6. [S2512] Pierce, Descendants of Richard Ormesby, C–16.