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Robert Thomas Northup was was born Abt. September 1834 in Bristol, Rhode Island, the child of Margaret Northup Being that she was unmarried at the time of his birth, he kept her name. He married LUCETTA MARY TOURGEE January 16, 1860 in North Kingstown, by Joseph Allen, Minister. She was born June 21, 1844 in North Kingstown . Washington Co. Rhode Island, and died November 01, 1923 in Davisville, Rhode Island. Robert died May 09, 1894 in Crompton, West Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island.
Notes for ROBERT T. NORTHUP:
Marriage: Roberts age given on marriage certificate as 25 years- Parents listed: Margaret Northup-Occupation: Farmer-Residence at time of marriage North Kingstown, R.I. This marriage record was viewed at the North Kingstown Town Hall.

The South County room at the North Kingstown library give the following children for Robert and Lucetta:
John- James- Thomas- George- Joseph- Daniel- Charles N - Mercy- Hannah, Samuel (whoever put these notes in, left the space after Samuel as tho there might have been more.

Died: Robert T. Northup age 59 years, 8 months: Cause of death: " Grippe "

Rhode Island Census June 14, 1870 show's Roberts Mother Margaret was living with him in East Greenwich, Kent Co., Rhode Island and her age as 62 years. Roberts occupation was listed as Farm Laborer, his age was 35 years.

Notes for LUCETTA MARY TOURGEE:
Lucetta married Robert T. Northup when she was 15 years old.

Parents: Joseph W. and Elizabeth Tourgee.

Lucetta was a widow when she died November 1, 1923. She was survived by eight sons and one daughter, forty-five grandchildren and seventy-seven great grant children. The funeral was held at the Apponaug Baptist Church, Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. Salisbury officiated.

Rhode Island Census June 14, 1870 shows Lucetta's occupation as housekeeper- age 26 years old.

More About LUCETTA MARY TOURGEE:
Burial: Brayton Cemetery, Apponaug, Warwick, Rhode Island.

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Robert T. and Lucetta (Tourgee) Northup Family

Children of Robert and Lucetta Northup

JOHN BENJAMIN NORTHUP b. March 28, 1860; d. 1946.
HANNAH MARIE NORTHUP b. Abt. 1862; m. SAM TIBBETTS; b. Abt. 1863.
WILLIAM THOMAS NORTHUP b. June 30, 1864, North Kingstown, Washington Co. Rhode Island; m. ?? d. June 10, 1944, State Infirmary, Howard, Cranston, R.I
MERCY NORTHUP, b. October 1866; m. WILLETT BURNSIDE MOONE, November 04, 1882; b. Abt. 1864 d. January 05, 1944;
JOSEPH ROBERT NORTHUP, b. Abt. 1869; m. CLARA WOOD; b. September 1871, and died 1949. died March 17, 1939 in Brown Ave., Apponaug, Warwick, Rhode Island.
CHRISTOPHER WANTON NORTHUP. b. Abt. 1870
DANIEL W. NORTHUP b. Abt. 1871 m. MABEL WRIGHT; b. Abt. 1872
JAMES ALBERT NORTHUP; b. July 28, 1872 m. (1) EMILY PLANT; b. Abt. 1877;
m. (2) ROSEMARY WRIGHT, Abt. 1895; b. Abt. 1874; d. Bef. 1903
MARY JANE NORTHUP, b. September 22, 1873
GEORGE WASHINGTON NORTHUP SR., b. September 22, 1873
CHARLES HENRY NORTHUP, b. September 21, 1874, East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island; m. MARGARET CUCHANAN; b. Abt. 1876
SAMUEL NORTHUP b. Abt. 1876