James Samson, Sr. (1657 - 1718) MP

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Nicknames: "James Sampson"
Birthplace: Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts
Managed by: Mary Kathleen Arnold (Butler)
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About James Samson, Sr.

The will of James Samson of Dartmouth dated 10 Jan. 1715/6, proved 7 July 1718, mentions wife Hannah; sons James, Henry (executor) and Joseph; daughters Anna, Penelopy, Sussannah and Precilla. Quitclaims or receipts were given to "brother Henry Samson" by heirs as follows: Penelope Samson and Abraham Samson in Duxbury 1727; Susanah Hilmon and Benjamin Hilmon in Dartmouth 1727; James Samson in Wells ME 1726; Henry Samson in Dartmouth; Joseph Samson in Dartmouth 1727; Solomon (evident error for Samuel) Hammond and Priscilla Hammond in Dartmouth 1727; and Shubal Smith and Ann Smith in Chilmark 1726.

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  • Mayflower Families Through Five Generations, Vol. 20 p. 7-8:
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James Samson, of Duxbury & Dartmouth's Timeline

1657
1657
Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
1678
1678
Age 21
Dartmouth, Bristol, Rhode Island
1680
1680
Age 23
Bristol, MA, USA
1682
1682
Age 25
1683
1683
Age 26
Woodbridge, Middlesex, NJ, USA
1690
1690
Age 33
Chilmark, Dukes, Massachusetts, USA
1692
1692
Age 35
Dartmouth, Bristol, MA
1696
1696
Age 39
Dartmouth, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts
1718
July 7, 1718
Age 61
Dartmouth, Bristol, Massachusetts