|. John Straight, 1707 - 1791/92, s/o John Straight
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
21 John Straight,3 2 (John,2,Henry,1)
. b 27 Sep 1707 E Greenwich, Kent Co, RI; d 1791/92 W Greenwich, Kent Co.
. m Mary ____, d after 1792. (her last name was Shippee by one account)
. 1774 RI census, West Greenwich, John Straight, 3-0-2-1.
. 1790 Kent Co, RI census, West Greenwich, p 64, John Streight, 1-2-1-6.
. 1792, 30 Apr: West Greenwich Probate Record 3-36: John Straight's will (dated 2 Jun 1791) proven, naming wife Mary, eldest son
. David, sons John, Samuel, and Thomas, eldest dau Mary Logee, daus Rebecca Rathburn and Dorcas Wood, grandson John
. Blanchard, son of dau Rose Blanchard, dec.
211 1. David Straight/Strait, b 1746 W Greenwich, m Mary Aylesworth.
212 2. Samuel Straight/Strait, b ca 1750-55, m Patience ____.
. Moved to Rensselaer Co, NY.
213 3. John Straight/Strait, b 31 Aug 1758 W Greenwich, Kent Co, RI, m(1) Rebecca Bartholick, m(2) Elizabeth Downing, m(3)
. Sarah Blake Phelps (Sally).
. Moved to Montgomery Co, NY, Washington Co, Ohio, and finally to Gallia Co, Ohio.
214 4. Thomas Straight, b ca 1748 (or ca 1760-65), m Amy ____ (prob his 1st cousin Amy Straight, d/o Thomas Straight (#23)).
. Poss same as Thomas D. Strait, b ca 1770, who m Susan ____.
. Acc to Lazell, no later mention of him is found after his father's 1791 will (prob meaning in Kent Co).
. 1774 RI census and 1777 RI military census Thomas not listed. (perhaps because he was actually b in early 1760's and not ca
. 1748, as claimed by one source)
. He was poss the Thomas Straight who was in Worcester Co, Mass in 1790, and who was later in Washington, Albany, and
. Montgomery Co's, NY and the Thomas D. Strait, b ca 1768 "NY", who was in Fulton Co's, NY in 1850.
. His brother Samuel moved to Rensselaer Co (adjacent to Albany Co), and his brother John was in Stephentown, Rensselaer Co
. for a time and in Montgomery Co, NY in 1810, locations very close to Thomas' places of residence.
. 5. Mary Straight, m prior 1791 to ____ Logee.
. 6. Rebecca Straight, m prior 1791 to ____ Rathburn.
. 7. Dorcas Straight, m 16 Apr 1780 Coventry to William Wood, b 6 Mar 1757 Coventry, s/o John Wood and Keziah ____.
. 8. Rose Straight, d prior 1791, m ____ Blanchard.
. Ref: "Henry Straight of Portsmouth, Rhode Island 1652-1728 and Some of His Descendants", 1945, Theodore S. Lazell", p 22-23,
. 59. (John is #9 in this book, and his son Thomas Straight is #30 in this book)