2991, 3007. Inman


  1. Edward Inman (d. aft. 1686) m. (1) ____; Providence, R. I.
  2. Joanna Inman (d. aft. 1718) m. Nathaniel Mowry (1644–1718); Providence, R. I.


The classic sketch of this line is John Osborne Austin, The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island; Comprising Three Generations of Settlers Who Came Before 1690 (1887; reprint, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978), 152. For modern reevaluations, see Ruth L. May, Early Rhode Island Settlers: Edward Inman, Rhode Island Roots 15 (1989): 5-6, and Dean Crawford Smith, The Ancestry of Emily Jane Angell, 1844–1910, ed. Melinde Lutz Sanborn (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1992), 364-75, which includes a proposed English origin.

Related surnames

1495, 1503. Mowry

Created 11 June 2003; last updated 20 May 2012.
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