Dexter Family Graves in Rhode Island

North Burial Ground, Providence (PV001)
Ebenezer Knight Dexter, born in Providence April 26, 1773, died August 10, 1824.
By his last will he bequeathed a large and valuable estate to his native town in perpetual trust for the benefit of the unfortunate poor. Of this munificence the Dexter Asylum and the Dexter donation fund are the enduring memorials. In grateful commemoration of this most useful benefaction the city of Providence has erected this monument on the spot to which his remains have been removed.
Waitstill Dexter, wife of Ebenezer Knight Dexter
born June 27, 1776,
died May 13, 1819
their only daughter
Mary Dexter, died March 10, 1901, aged 5 months and 10 days
children of Knight and Phebe Dexter
Anne, born 1761, died 1788
Susannah, born and died 1763
Phebe, born and died 1765
Stephen, born 1768, died 1769
Mehitabel, born 1771, died 1795
Eenezer Knight Dexter, born 1773, died 1824
Abigail, wife of Nathaniel Rossiter, born 1795, died 1826??
Stephen Dexter, born in 1703, died in 1741
Col. Knight Dexter, son of Stephen and Mehitabel Dexter, born July 10, 1734, died Feb. 8, 1814
Anne, wife of Col. Knight Dexter, born July 18, 1734, died Feb. 4, 1759
Phebe, 2d wife of Col. Knight Dexter, born Nov. 4, 1735, died June 25, 1813?? (or 1818)

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