Joseph Albee, worked 1751 - 1771


Occupation

house carpenter

Place of work

Uxbridge, Massachusetts, Glocester, Rhode Island

Biography

Joseph Albee was identified as a house carpenter of Uxbridge, Massachustts, when he purchased fifty acres of land in Glocester, Rhode Island, in February, 1750. (1) This purchase presaged a move to Glocester. In 1751 he was identified as a Glocester house carpenter when he mortgaged the land he had bought in Glocester. (2) Three additional land transactions are recorded in Glocester: in 1762 and 1771 he was identified as a yeoman and again in 1771 he was identified as a gentleman. (3)

PEK


1. Glocester Record of Deeds 5: 24 (1751-1755), microfilm number 0941829, Family History Library, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Salt Lake City, Utah.

2. Glocester Record of Deeds 3: 341, 477 (1743-1765), microfilm number 0941829, Family History Library, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints.

3. Glocester Record of Deeds 7: 224 (1757-1767), microfilm number 0941830, and 8: 460, 464, (1766-1776), microfilm number 0941831 Family History Library, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints.