Samuel Elwell, I (1635 - 1696) MP

public profile

View Samuel Elwell, I's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to Samuel Elwell, I
  • Request to view Samuel Elwell, I's family tree

Share

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, United States
Death: Died in Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
Managed by: Kevin Hanit
Last Updated:

About Samuel Elwell, I

2. Samuel1 Elwell (Robert1), born at Dorchester, in 1635 or 1636, married Esther, daughter of Osman or Osmund Dutch and Grace, his wife. He sold June 21, 1678, land given him by his father-inlaw. Grace, widow of Osmund Dutch, sold to her son-in-law Samuel Elwell, Sen., a tract of salt marsh at Little Good Harbour, June 30, 1694. Alice Mecham, of Ipswich, widow; Grace Hodgskins, of Ipswich (who had sons, Thomas and Christopher, in 1704); and Mary, wife of Joseph Elwell, Samuel's brother, were also daughters of Mr. Dutch.

Samuel Elwell was one of the signers to the agreement with Kev. John Emerson about the town grist-mill, in May, 1664; and, in the year 1695, being then 60 years old, he deposed to the document. He resided at Gloucester. He died about 1697. The widow died Sept 6, 1721, aged about 82 years. Children:

  1. Samuel,1 b. March 14, 1659. 
  2. Jacob,3 b. Aug. 10, 1662. 
  3. Robert,1 b. Dec. 13, 1664. 
  4. Esther,1 b. Aug. 25, 1667. 
  5. Sarah,1 b. and d. in 1670. 
  6. Ebenezer,1 b. Feb. 29,1670-1. 
  7.  Hannah,3 b. Aug. 11, 1674; m. Jan. 2, 1695, Joseph Gardner. 
  8. Elizabeth,1 b. July 30, 1678. 
  9. Thomas.1 His house-lot in Gloucester is referred to in the description of the location of his brother Ebenezer's. (1) 

Sources

  1. NEHGR Vol 30. Page 30.
  2. Davis, Walter Goodwin, and Gary Boyd Roberts Introduction. Massachusetts and Maine Families in the Ancestry of Walter Goodwin Davis (1885-1966): A Reprinting, in Alphabetical Order by Surname, of the Sixteen Multi-Ancestor Compendia (plus Thomas Haley of Winter Harbor and His Descendants). (Baltimore, Maryland, United States: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. [1], 1996), Secondary quality

Links

view all 26

Samuel Elwell, I's Timeline

1635
April, 1635
Dorchester, Massachusetts Bay Colony, United States
1639
March 28, 1639
Age 3
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
August 28, 1639
Age 4
Salem,Essex,MA
August 28, 1639
Age 4
Salem,Essex,MA
August 28, 1639
Age 4
Salem,Essex,MA
1658
June 9, 1658
Age 23
Gloucester,Essex,MA
1659
March 4, 1659
Age 23
Gloucester, Essex, MA
1662
August 11, 1662
Age 27
Gloucester, Essex, MA
1664
December 13, 1664
Age 29
Gloucester,Essex,MA
1667
August 25, 1667
Age 32
Gloucester, Essex, MA