He became a Quaker. Located on a farm in Smyrna, Chenango Co NY north of his brother Arnold. He received $10 in his father`s will. Alternative death date--1863.
Record fromFamily Archives list people who were born in RI, and moved to Smyrna, NY. Rufus is listed in 1850 as being 73, a farmer with a wife Alice, age 60??? Age not quite right, but he was born in RI