Person:Edward Pelham (1)

  1. Edward Pelhamabt 1650 - 1730
m. 18 Apr 1682
  1. Abigail Pelham
  2. Edward Pelham - ABT 1741
  3. Joseph Pelham
  4. Elizabeth PelhamABT 1685 -
  5. Thomas Pelham1686 - 1724
Facts and Events
Name Edward Pelham
Gender Male
Birth? abt 1650 Newport, Rhode Island
Marriage 18 Apr 1682 to Freelove Arnold
Death[1] 20 Sep 1730 Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States

Admitted freeman in 1684, was deputy to Colonial Assembly in 1707. source: Westcott History by J. Russell Bullock

  1. Weis, Frederick Lewis; William R. Beall; Kaleen E. Beall; and Walter Lee Sheppard. Ancestral roots of certain American colonists who came to America before 1700: lineages from Alfred the Great, Charlemagne, Malcolm of Scotland, Robert the Strong, and other historical individuals. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Pub. Co., c2004), p. 4, line 1-40.

    Capt. Edward Pelham, Gent., son of [Herbert Pelham II] by [Elizabeth Bosville], of Newport, R.I., b. abt 1650/2, d. 20 Sept. 1730; m. 18 Apr. 1682, Freelove Arnold, b. 20 Jul 1661, d. 8 Sept. 1711, dau. of Gov. Benedict Arnold of Rhode Island (Colket in TAG 18:144-45, 211-218, 19:197-202; NEHGR 33:291. Line goes back through Edward III of England to Cerdic, King of the West Saxons.

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