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Sylvanus Sampson[1]

Male 1780 - 1874  (94 years)


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  • Name Sylvanus Sampson 
    Born 19 Apr 1780  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1820  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • Sylvanus Sampson: Males: 3 - 10 to 16, 1 - 16 to 26, 1 - 26 to 45, 1 - 45 and over. Females: 4 - under 10, 1 - 16 to 26, 1 - 45 and over.
    Census 1860  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4

    • Aaron Sampson, 53, farmer, real estate $2500, property $500, born in Massachusetts. Judith Sampson, 54, born in Massachusetts. Nelson L. Sampson, 22, farm laborer, property $500, born in Massachusetts. Mary Sampson, 19, born in Massachusetts. Sylvanus Sampson, 80, farmer, born in Massachusetts.
    _UID 5F6B01926C73470CA899D2866D930181AAC9 
    Buried Oct 1874  South Pond Cemetery, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 10 Oct 1874  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Headstone reads: Sylvanus Sampson, died 1 Oct 1874, age 94y 5m 13d.
    Person ID I2628248  7_families
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2005 

    Father Sylvanus Sampson,   b. 15 Aug 1744, Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1799, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Mary Wright,   b. 24 Feb 1754, Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1835, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1772  Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Family ID F1323113  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Ruth Burgess,   b. Abt 1782, Of, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1824, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1800  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Children 
    +1. Truman Sampson,   b. 30 Jan 1802, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1884, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. Hiram Sampson,   b. 1804, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1874, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +3. Aaron Sampson,   b. 1807, , Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1890, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +4. Ellis Sampson,   b. 26 Mar 1809, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1885, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +5. Ruth Sampson,   b. Abt 1811, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +6. Christiana Sampson,   b. Abt 1813, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1850, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 37 years)
    +7. Lucy Sampson,   b. 1814, of, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1903, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    +8. Sophia Sampson,   b. 1818, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +9. Levi Sampson,   b. 5 Dec 1821, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1891, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     10. Susan Sampson,   b. Abt 1824, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1845, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2005 
    Family ID F857180  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Thirza Doten,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 2 Aug 1825  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2001 
    Family ID F861436  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Apr 1780 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Oct 1800 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Aug 1825 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Oct 1874 - South Pond Cemetery, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Oct 1874 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S305] Burgess Genealogy - Hiam, Katharine W. Hiam, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), Page 16 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S19739] Sampson Family, John Adams Vinton, (Boston : J.A. Vinton, 1864 (Boston : Printed by H.W. Dutton & Son)).

    3. [S349] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - 1820 - Federal Census, Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth, (www.ancestry.com).

    4. [S334] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - 1860 - Federal Census, Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth, (www.ancestry.com).

    5. [S12771] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plympton - Vital Records, Plympton (Massachusetts). Town Clerk, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1972), Film # 912058., 384: Silvenes [dup. (Silvanus Sampson)] and Moly Wright [dup. Mary, ch. Joseph, (moved to Plymouth (s. Isaac)), and Sarah (Brewster)], Feb. 20, 1772 (Reliability: 4).

    6. [S306] The Mayflower Descendant, Robert Bowman, (Baltimore, Md. : Genealogical Pub. for Clearfield Company, c1989), 23: 12 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S401] Genealogical register of Plymouth families, William T. Davis, (Baltimore : Genealogical Publishing, 1977), 295 (Reliability: 3).
      JOSEPH [WRIGHT], Plympton, son of 1st Isaac, m. Sarah Brewster of Duxbury, and had Deborah, 1749, m. Nathaniel Churchill; Susanna, 1751, m. Abner Rickard; Mary, 1754, m. Sylvanus Sampson; Joseph, 1750; Joshua, 1758; and Thomas.

    8. [S401] Genealogical register of Plymouth families, William T. Davis, (Baltimore : Genealogical Publishing, 1977), 229 (Reliability: 3).
      Thomas Bryant, Plympton, son of 4th Benjamin, m. Lydia, d. of Samuel Bryant, 1730 and had Joseph, 1732, m. Bethiah, d. of Jonathan Sampson; Ruth, 1734, m. Adam Wright; Thomas, 1737, m. Ruth Bryant; Levi, 1740; Lydia, 1744; Sylvanus, 1747, m. Mary Wright.

    9. [S989] Bridgewater, Massachusetts Vital Records, Bridgewater (Massachusetts), Town Clerk, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1972Surety:3).

    10. [S468] Plymouth Massachusetts Vital Records, Plymouth (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), Page 435 (Reliability: 2).

    11. [S353] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - Church records, First Church (Plymouth, Massachusetts), (Plymouth Church records, 1620-1859).
      1800, Oct 22d Sylvanus Sampson & Ruth Burges both of Plymouth

    12. [S468] Plymouth Massachusetts Vital Records, Plymouth (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), Page 480 (Reliability: 3).