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RHODE ISLAND BIRTHS, MARRIAGES & DEATHS

The following birth, marriage & death records have been searched without finding any STERRYS or similar:

Rhode Island Delayed Births 1846-1898 [LDS Film 1927508, 2168687]
Daughters of the American Revolution [Rhode Island] [LDS Film 0022298]
Briggs collection of cemetery records, wills, record books of genealogy and scrapbooks of vital records and historical events: general index to surnames A-Z [LDS Film 22298]
Index to the Rhode Island family records: Bk 1, Vol 2, vol 3, Martha A. Benns: Cemetery headstone and burial grounds [LDS Film 22392]

The following birth, marriage & death records have been searched and have located STERRYS or similar:

Bristol [Bristol County]
State Street Methodist Episcopal Church
Marriages

%%1873 Aug 21 Norris Day Sterry of Bristol & Sarah Elizabeth Davenport of Davenport [Source: Vital record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, first series, Arnold, James N.-Ancestry]

Burrillville [Providence County]
Marriages

%%1892 Jun 12 Albert James Vincent, aged 23, born England [Residence] Wanskuck [Occupation] Weaver, 1st Marriage [Father] William J Vincent [Mother] Mary Ann & Cora May Sterry, aged 19, born Norwich Ct. [Residence] Mapleville, 1st Marriage [Father] Robert Sterry [Mother] Sophia [Source: Rhode Island Town Clerk Vital and Town Records 1630-1945-FamilySearch.org]

Charlestown [Washington County]
Deaths

1896 Jun 5 Albertus Sterry, age 25 yrs 23 days, male, white, born Norwich, [Father] Robert P Sterry, [mother] Sophia Sterry, [cause of death] Brights Disease [Source: Town Clerk Records]

East Providence [Providence County]
Deaths

%%1939 Jul 3 George McClellan Sterry, aged 77yrs and 22 days [Death Place] East Providence [Born] 11 Jun 1862 at Malden Mass. [Residence] 51 Taunton Ave, E Prov. [Occupation] Telegraph Operator for 49 yrs until June 1935, Retired [Father] Unknown Sterry, born U. S. [Mother] Unknown, born U. S. [Wife] May Lizzie [Cause of Death] Cerebral Hemorrhage [Informant] Mrs May L Sterry, wife Butler [Burial] Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Mass. [Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950-Death Certificate-FamilySearch]

Newport [Newport County]
Deaths

%%1921 Sep 12 Marie Therese Lawrence, aged 80yrs [Death Place] Newport Rhode Island [Spouse] Henry Lawrence [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophie Sterry [Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950, index, FamilySearch]

North Kingstown [Washington County]
Deaths

+1932 Jan 23 Mary Jane O'Brien, aged 60 yrs [Spouse] Patrick J O'Brien [Father] Henry Perkins [Mother] Ann Sterry [Death Place] North Kingstown [Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950-Death Return-FamilySearch]

Pawtucket [Providence County]
Births

%%1899 Nov 14 Lillian Sterry [Father] George M Sterry [Mother] May L [Birthplace] Pawtucket, 2nd child [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch.org]

Phenix [Kent County]
Births

1886 Sep 21 Mary Louise [Father] John Sterry [Mother] Emma Liberian [Birthplace] Phenix [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914 Index-FamilySearch]

Providence [Providence County]
Births

%%1739 Sep 21 Robert Sterry [Father] not listed [Mother] Amy Potter Sterry [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Providence, Rhode Island town record LDS printouts, births, 1636-1850; Rhode Island Births 1636-1930-Ancestry.com; Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246; "Vital Records of Rhode Island 1836-1850" by J.N. Arnold (1906)]
%%1765 Jun 4 Thomas Lawrance [Father] David Lawrance [Mother] Sybil Sterry [Birthplace] Providence [Paternal Grandfather] John Lawrance [Maternal Grandfather] Cypran Sterry [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch. FS has 1765 Jun 11 Thomas Lawrance s. David Lawrance & Sybil Sterry; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246 has 4 Jun 1765 David Lawrence of John m. Sybil Sterry of Cyrian]
%%1781 Dec 28 Robert Sterry [Father] Cyprian Sterry [Mother] Mary [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Providence Rhode Island town record LDS printouts births 1636-1850; IGI-personal submission with additional information. Mary is Mary Russell and Robert died 17 Jan 1820; Rhode Island Births 1636-1930-Ancestry.com; Rhode Island, Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246 with date 28 Dec 1771(sic)]
%%1783 May 22 Betsey Sterry [Father] Cyprian Sterry [Mother] Mary [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Providence Rhode Island town record LDS printouts births 1636-1850; Rhode Island Births 1636-1930-Ancestry.com; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246; Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch.org]
%%1785 Feb 20 Polly Sterry [Father] Cyprian Sterry [Mother] Mary [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Providence Rhode Island town record LDS printouts births 1636-1850; Rhode Island Births 1636-1930-Ancesry.com; Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef, LDS Film 2246]
%%1787 Jan 21 Ann Hopkins Sterry [Father] Cyprian Sterry [Mother] Mary [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Providence Rhode Island town record LDS printouts births 1636-1850; Rhode Island Births 1636-1930-Ancestry.com; Rhode Island Births and Christening, 1600-1914-FamilySearch; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246]
%%1791 Jan 13 Louisa Hayley Sterry [Father] Cyprian Sterry [Mother] Mary [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Providence Rhode Island town record LDS printouts births, 1636-1850; Rhode Island Births 1636-1930-Ancestry.com; Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246-Louise d. Cyprian and Mary]
%%1792 Jan 4 Thomas Sterry [Father] Nathan Sterry [Mother] Abigail [Birthplace] Providence [ Providence, Rhode Island town record LDS printouts births 1636-1850; Rhode Island Births 1636-1930-Ancestry.com; Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246]
%%1798 Sep 10 Sophia Russell Sterry [Father] Cyprian Sterry [Mother] Mary Russell [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch.org-has 1792; IGI-Personal submission has born 10 Sep 1798 and Sophia Russell died 28 Aug 1854; Vital record of Rhode Island 1636-1850 first series Arnold, James N.-Ancestry.com-entry has no date; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records Frank T Calef-LDS Film 2246 has date of birth estimate only 1791+]
%%1821 ___ Female Sterry [Father] Joseph [Mother] Sophia R S [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch.org]
%%1822 Oct 23 Pardon Bowen Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch.org]
%%1824 Oct 15 Sophie Sterry Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Rhode Island, Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch.]
%%1826 Jun 14 Sterry Lawrence Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island, Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch]
%%1828 May 26 Anna Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch]
%%1831 Dec 10 Antoine Joseph Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914-FamilySearch]
%%1833 ___ Male Sterry [Father] Joseph [Mother] Sophia R S [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch.org]
%%1834 Sep 12 Louise Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch]
%%1836 Nov 21 Joseph Russell Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch]
%%1840 Dec 3 Marie Therese Mauran [Father] Joseph Mauran [Mother] Sophia Russell Sterry [Paternal Grandfather] Charles Joseph Mauran [Paternal Grandmother] Olive Bicknell [Birthplace] Providence [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch]

Providence [Providence County]
Marriages

%%1732 Nov 28 Robert Sterry & Rosabella Angell [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [Source: IGI extracted from Births, Marriages, Deaths 1636-1880 Providence Rhode Island, City Registrar; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org]
%%1742 Sep 7 Robert Sterry & Lydia Angell [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [IGI extracted from Births, Marriages, Deaths 1636-1880 Providence Rhode Island, City Registrar; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org. Note maiden name Olney]
%%1759 Oct 22 Thomas Sterry & Lucy Field [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [Source: IGI extracted from Births, Marriages, Deaths 1636-1880 Providence Rhode Island, City Registrar; Vital record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, first series, Arnold, James N.-Ancestry; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef, LDS Film 2246; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org]
%%1765 Jun 4 David Lawrence & Sybil Sterry [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [Source: IGI extracted from Births, Marriages, Deaths 1636-1880 Providence Rhode Island, City Registrar; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org]
%%1771 Oct 27 Robert Sterry & Ann Cooke [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [Source: Providence Gazette dated 2 Nov 1771: "Capt. Robert Sterry and Nancy Cooke, daughter of Hon. Nicholas, at Providence"; vital record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, first series, Arnold, James N.-Ancestry; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef, LDS Film 22467 both of which Anna Cooke. 'Nancy' in Gazette is presumably an error; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org]
%%1774 William Larned and Mrs ___ Sterry widow of Capt. Samuel. Gazette dated 9 Apr 1774. [Vital record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, first series, Arnold, James N.-Ancestry-Providence Gazette; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef, LDS Film 22467. Note widow is Sally Angell.]
%%1777 Jul 20 Ann Sterry & Asa Waterman [Source: Walter Smith has Jul 20, 1777. IGI has 28 Sep 1775. Reported in Providence Gazette dated 26 Jul 1777 "Mrs Ann Sterry, widow of Capt. Robert, and Capt. Asa Waterman, of Norwich"; also Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef, LDS Film 2246 has Providence Gazette listing as above.]
%%1780 May 28 Cyprian Sterry & Mary Russell [Source: IGI personal submission. Cyprian died 1 Sep 1824. This marriage was also reported in the Providence Gazette dated 3 Jun 1780 as Cyprian Sterry, merchant and Polly Russell, daughter of Joseph. Note variation in name; also Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef: Arnolds vol 16: LDS Film 22467: 1780 May 31 Cyprian Sterry m. Polly Russell of Joseph]
%%1788 Aug 3 Nathan Sterry & Nabby Wheaton [Marriage Place] West Side Congregational Church, Providence, Providence County [Source: IGI extracted from Births, Marriages, Deaths 1636-1880 Providence Rhode Island, City Registrar. The 'Public Records State of Connecticut 1780/81' by C J Hardy also lists this marriage: STERRY Nathan and Nabby Wheaton, d. of Capt. Comfort, Aug. 3, 1788; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org; "Vital records of Rhode Island, 1636-1850", James N Arnold, Family History Library-FamilySearch.org
%%1789 Apr 17 James Eleback & Jemima Sterry [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [IGI extracted from Births, marriages, deaths 1636-1880, Providence, Rhode Island. City Registrar. There is another extracted marriage from the same source that has variations. James Elebach. Jennina Sterry. The 'Public Records State of Connecticut 1780/81' by C J Hardy also lists this marriage: ELEBACK James of Boston, Mass., and Jemima Sterry of Providence, Apr 17, 1789; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org; Rhode Island Vital Extracts 1636-1899-James Newell Arnold-"Rhode Island Vital Extracts 1636–1850"-Ancestry.com]
%%1792 Sep 2 Samuel Angell Sterry & Betsey Packard [Marriage Place] First Congregational Church, Providence, Providence County [IGI extracted from Births, Marriages, Deaths 1636-1880 Providence Rhode Island, City Registrar. There is another extracted marriage from the same source that has variations. 1791. Samuel Angell Sterry. The 'Public Records State of Connecticut 1780/81' by C J Hardy also lists this marriage: STERRY Samuel Angell and Betsey Packard, Sept. 2, 1792; Vital records of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, first series, Arnold, James N., 1st Cong. Ch. Prov., vol 10-Ancestry; also Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef: LDS Film 22467; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org]
%%1806 Nov 27 Betsey Sterry & Eleazer B Billings [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [Source: IGI extracted from Births, marriages, deaths 1636-1880  Providence (Rhode Island). City Registrar. Also reported in Providence Gazette for 6 Dec 1806: "Mrs Elizabeth Sterry, widow of Samuel, and Eleazer B. Billings, merchant, in this town"; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org]
%%1815 Apr __ James Valentine & Julia A Sterry [Marriage Place] Providence, Providence County [IGI extracted from Births, Marriages, Deaths 1636-1880 Providence Rhode Island, City Registrar. Also recorded in Providence Gazette for 16 Apr 1815: "James Valentine, merchant, and Julia A Sterry, both of this town".)
%%1817 Jun 30 George William Steinhauer & Louisa Haley Sterry (Personal submission IGI. Also reported Providence Gazette dated 30 Jun 1817: "Louisa H Sterry, daughter of Cyprian, Esq., of this town and George W. Steinhauer, at this town"; New York Church Records 1660-1954-FamilySearch.org]
%%1820 Oct 12 Joseph Mauran & Sophia Russell Sterry (Personal submission IGI. Also reported in Providence Gazette dated 12 Oct 1820: 'Dr Joseph Mauran and Sophia R. Sterry, daughter of Cyrian, both of and at this town')

Providence (Providence County)
Deaths

%%1738 Mar 3 Rosabella wife of Robert Sterry died aged 38 [Place of Death] Providence [Buried] North Burial Ground [Corresponding entry under Monumental Inscriptions and Cemetery Records-USA-Rhode Island-Providence North Burial Ground] [Source: Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef: LDS Film 22467]
%%1770 Lydia Sterry, wife of Robert, at Providence [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Aug 3]
%%1772 Cyprian Sterry. Sen., at Providence [See corresponding entry under Monumental Inscriptions and Cemetery Records-USA-Rhode Island-Providence North Burial Ground] [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Jul 4; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef-LDS Film 22467-has July 3, 1772, aged 63, North Burial Ground, see Dr Calef's copy 2794 ]
%%1772 Aug __ Capt. Robert Sterry, of Providence, died in the West Indies [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Sep 5; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef: LDS Film 22467-has 1772 Aug 1 aged 28, North Burial Ground, See Fr Calif's copy 4630; Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950-FamilySearch.org]
%%1773 Capt. Samuel Sterry [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Jul 24]
%%1780(1789?) Robert Sterry, at Preston, Conn. [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated May 6]
%%1780 Lucy Sterry, widow of Capt. Thomas Sterry [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Aug 27]
%%1789 Robert Sterry, of this town, at an advanced age [Corresponding entry under Monumental Inscriptions and Cemetery Records-USA-Rhode Island-Providence North Burial Ground] [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Apr 20; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef: LDS Film 22467-has 1789 Apr 29 Robert Sterry aged 76, North Burial Ground, see Dr Calef's copy 2798]
%%1795 Samuel Angell Sterry, on passage from Savannah, G[eorgi]a, to this port, at sea, occasioned by a fall, in 26th year [Corresponding entry under Monumental Inscriptions and Cemetery Records-USA-Rhode Island-Providence North Burial Ground] [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Oct 3; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef: LDS Film 22467-has 1791[sic] Sep 22 Samuel A Sterry, North Burial Ground-See Dr Calef's copy 1808]
%%1799 Mrs Abigail Sterry, wife of Capt. Nathan and daughter of Comfort Wheaton, in this town [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated May 18; Vital records of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, first series, Arnold, James N., vol 16-Ancestry; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef: LDS Film 22467]
%%1801 Elizabeth Sterry, widow of Cyprian, aged 94 years 7 months [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Oct 7; Vital record of Rhode Island, 1636-1850, first series, Arnold, James N.-Ancestry; Genealogical Index Rhode Island records, Frank T Calef-LDS Film 22467]
%%1802 Thomas Sterry, son of the late Capt. Nathan, in this town, in 11th year, suddenly [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Jul 17]
1811 Patience Sterry [coloured], aged 53 years [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Mar 30]
%%1820 Major Robert, late American Consul, at Rochelle, lost from on board ship Helen, lately wrecked at Sag Harbour [Source: World Connect-Providence Gazette dated Feb 7]
%%1824 Sep 1 Cyprian Sterry Esq., in this town, 72yrs [Place of Death] Providence [Source: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950-FamilySearch; Vital record of Rhode Island 1636-1850 first series Arnold, James N.-Ancestry]
%%1857 Nov 22 Elizabeth Sterry, widow, aged 88yrs 1 mth 5 days, born Providence R. I. [Place of Death] Newport R. I. [Residence] 157 North Main St [Father] Nathaniel Packard [Mother] Abby Packard [Buried] Providence [Informant] Julia Valentine [Cause of Death] old age [Source: Rhode Island Deaths 1630-1930-Ancestry.com; Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950-FamilySearch-Death Return; Rhode Island Vital records 1846-1898, 1901-1953-FamilySearch.org]
%%1859 Dec 7 Eliza Sterry, aged 76 [Death Place] Providence [Father] Cyprian Sterry [Mother] Mary R [Source: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950-FamilySearch]
%%1870 Nov 13 Julia Ann Valentine, aged 75 yrs 10 mths 25 days, born Providence, widow of James Valentine [Death Place] Providence [Residence] 79 North Main [Father] Samuel Sterry, born Providence [Mother] Betsey Sterry, born Providence [Buried] St John's Church Yard [Cause of Death] Heart Disease or Apoplexy [Informant] George S Cleveland [Source: Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950-FamilySearch-Death Return]
%%1907 Dec 31 Thomas J(efferson) Sterry, aged 80 yrs 29 days, born New London Conn., Widower [Occupation] Sea Captain [Father] Samuel Sterry [Mother] Harriet [Wife] Lenora L Sterry [Place of Death] 99 Benevolent St, Providence [Burial] New London Conn [Cause of Death] Apoplexy [Source: Rhode Island Death Index 1630-1930-Ancestry.com; Rhode Island Deaths and Burials 1802-1950-FamilySearch]

Warwick [Kent County]
 Births

1886 May 5 Mary Foster [Father] John Foster [Mother] Julia Sterry [Source: Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch]
1886 Sep 21 Mary Louise Sterry [Father] John Sterry [Mother] Emma Liberian [Rhode Island Births and Christenings 1600-1914-FamilySearch]

Woonsocket [Providence County]
Marriages

1896 Apr 28 Albert C Sterry, 29yrs, born Davenport Iowa [Residence] Chicago Ill. [Occupation] Actor, 1st Marriage [Father] William D Sterry, born USA [Mother] Marie Sterry, born Ireland & Lizzie B Pettibone, 30yrs, born Providence R. I. [Residence] Chicago Ill., 2nd Marriage [Father] George L Hoyt [Mother] Pauline Hoyt [Celebrant] W H Allen, Methodist Clergyman [Source: Rhode Island Marriages 1724-1916-FamilySearch ]

%% = Stonington, Connecticut, USA line
+ = Longhope, Gloucestershire, UK line