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HELP! flag male ancestor  Christopher  HELMS (HELMES)

  (b. 31 January 1725 South Kingstown, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations   d. abt. 1794 Lebanon, Connecticut, USA )  

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Christopher HELMS (HELMES) was born 31 January 1725 in South Kingstown, Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations . Christopher HELMS (HELMES) was the child of Christopher HELMS (HELME)   and   Mary DYER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Samuel HELME and Dorcas UNKNOWN (maternal)  Edward DYER and Mary Sayles GREENE

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Christopher  married  Sarah FISH .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. Sarah FISH  was born abt. 1730 in Stonington, Connecticut, USA (Pawcatuck) (Lords Point).  Sarah died 9 June 1790 in Harvey, New Brunswick, Canada.  Sarah was the child of Aaron FISH and Irene SPRAGUE.

Christopher HELMS (HELMES) died abt. 1794 in Lebanon, Connecticut, USA.
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Did You Know?America - Did you know? The last shot of the Civil War was fired in the remote region of the Bering Sea. The Confederate cruiser Shenandoah fired on a Union whaler on June 22, 1865, not knowing the war was over.
Did You Know?The first mention of Rhode Island in writing ('isola di Rhode') was made by explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano in 1524 (he refers to an island near the mouth of Narragansett Bay which he compares to the Island of Rhodes in the Mediterranean). Some attribute the name to Dutch explorer Adriaen Block ('Roode Eylandt'), again because its red clay is similar to the Greek island of Rhodes. (

Prior to 1633 - New England
1633 - 1662 - Providence Plantations
1663 - 1685 - Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1686 - 1689 - Dominion of New England
1690 - 1790 - Crown Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
May 29, 1790 - Rhode Island becomes 13th U.S. state

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Christopher HELMS (HELMES)


Christopher HELMS (HELMES) married flag female ancestor Sarah FISH-- Place: 
Sarah FISH was the child of Aaron FISH and Irene SPRAGUE

Children of Christopher HELMS (HELMES) and Sarah FISH:

flag male ancestor Christopher HELMS (b.abt. 1747, , Crown Colony of Connecticut  d. abt. 1821, East Randolph, Cattaragugus, New York, USA)

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1725 Birth
31 January 1725
South Kingstown, Rhode Island, USA (Kingston) (West Kingston) (Matunuck) (Peace Dale) (Wakefield)
1790 Death of Spouse/Partner
Sarah FISH died 9 June 1790, Harvey, New Brunswick, Canada
Added: 9/1/2016 11:52:33 AM - Updated: 9/22/2016 1:40:27 PM
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