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Mary Wright

Mary Wright[1]

Female 1754 - 1835  (81 years)

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  • Name Mary Wright 
    Born 24 Feb 1754  Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Census 1820  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died Dec 1835  Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Buried South Pond Cemetery, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Notes 
    • Headstone reads, Mary Sampson, wife of Sylvanus Sampson, died Dec. 1835, 81y 10m 0d of smallpox. Wife of Sylvanus Sampson.
    Person ID I3985552  7_families
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2010 

    Father Joseph Wright,   b. 16 Jun 1721, Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1804, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Sarah Brewster,   b. 11 Feb 1727, Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1812, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1748  Duxbury, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8, 9
    Family ID F658206  Group Sheet

    Family 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) 
    Married 20 Feb 1772  Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11, 12
    Children 
    +1. Joseph Sampson,   b. 1772, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1820, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    +2. Mary Sampson,   b. Abt 1779, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Sylvanus Sampson,   b. 19 Apr 1780, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1874, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
     4. Sally Sampson,   b. 30 Mar 1785, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Lydia Sampson,   b. Abt 1785, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1790, Plymouth, Plymouth, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 5 years)
    +6. Susanna Sampson,   b. Aug 1786, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1819, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years)
     7. Lucy Sampson,   b. Abt 1788, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Lydia Sampson,   b. Abt 1790, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +9. Thomas Sampson,   b. 1790, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1868, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     10. Levi Sampson,   b. Abt 1792, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +11. Sophia Sampson,   b. 31 May 1795, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1882, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2006 
    Family ID F1323113  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Feb 1754 - Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Feb 1772 - Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Dec 1835 - Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - South Pond Cemetery, Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Mary Wright Sampson Headstone
    Mary Wright Sampson Headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S305] Burgess Genealogy - Hiam, Katharine W. Hiam, (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), 15 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S12771] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plympton - Vital Records, Plympton (Massachusetts). Town Clerk, (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1972), Film # 912058., 237: Wright, Mary, (w. Silvanus Sampson), ch. Joseph (moved to Plymouth, s. Isaac) and Sarah (Brewster), Feb. 24, 1754 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S306] The Mayflower Descendant, Robert Bowman, (Baltimore, Md. : Genealogical Pub. for Clearfield Company, c1989), Vol 23, Page 12. (Reliability: 2).
      Mary Sampson, died of small pox, 1835, age 81 yr 10 mo

    4. [S12672] George Soule of the Mayflower, John E. Soule, Milton E. Terry, Robert S. Wakefield, (Plymouth, Mass. : General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c1999), 146 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S12676] Massachusetts, Plymouth, Plymouth - Old South Pond Cemetery - online, Massachusetts, Plymouth, Old South Pond Cemetery, (Online ).
      SYLVANUS SAMPSON died Apr 1799 Aged 50 years.

      MARY SAMPSON his widow died Dec 1835 Aged 81 y'rs 10 mo's footstone:

      S.S. M.S.
      A raw stone protrudes upright from the soil about 10 inches and appears to be a crude marker.

      Mary, wife of Sylvanus Sampson. Died of Small Pox, Dec 1835, aged 81 y'rs 10 mo's.

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

    7. [S311] Mayflower Descendant, (Wheat Ridge, CO: Search & Research Publishing Corporation, 1996), Mary Sampson, died of small pox, 1835, age 81 yr 10 mo (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S307] Plymouth Families, William Thomas Davis, (Boston: Damrell & Upham, 1899).

    9. [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.

    10. [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).

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

    12. [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.