David Stafford

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David Stafford, son of Josiah Stafford and Sarah Lake, was born at Tiverton, Newport Co., Rhode Island, 6 February 1705.1,2 He died 5 February 1791.3,2

David married Lydia Davol, daughter of William Davol and Sarah Sisson, at Dartmouth, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, 22 July 1737.4,2


Lydia Davol b. 30 Jun 1709
  • Tyla Stafford2 b. 10 Jun 1738
  • William Stafford2 b. 8 Oct 1739
  • David Stafford2 b. 28 Jun 1744
  • John Stafford2 b. 10 Jun 1747
  • Joshua Stafford+2 b. 6 Mar 1749, d. 1809
  • Thankful Stafford2 b. 19 Mar 1751
  • Sarah Stafford2 b. 17 Jun 1754
  • Elizabeth Stafford2 b. 17 Jun 1754
  • Stephen Stafford2 b. 19 Jul 1756, d. 17 Feb 1824
This person was last edited on28 Apr 2016


  1. [S602] James N. Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island. 1636-1850: First Series: Births, Marriages and Deaths. A Family Register for the People, 21 vols. (Providence, Rhode Island: Narragansett Historical Publishing, 1891-1912), 4:7:108, town record 1:63, further cited as Arnold, Vital Record of Rhode Island.
  2. [S469] Don Charles Nearpass, "Materials for a Genealogy of Josiah Stover who became Josiah Stafford of Tiverton, R. I.": 1985, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, 30-31, further cited as "Stafford Notes."
  3. [S1303] William F. Reed, Descendants of Thomas Durfee of Portsmouth, R. I.(Washington, D. C.: Gibson Brothers, 1902), 293, further cited as Reed, Durfee.
  4. [S983] , Vital Records of Dartmouth Massachusetts to the Year 1850: Volume II-Marriages(Boston, Massachusetts: The New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1930), 477, further cited as Vital Records of Dartmouth: Vol II.