Samuel Spencer (c.1674 - 1743)

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Birthplace: Suffield, CT, USA
Death: Died in Suffield, CT, USA
Managed by: Peter Spencer
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About Samuel Spencer

" Thomas Spencer, son of Sergeant Thomas, of Hartford, had a grant of land, fifty acres of it in High street, now occupied in part by George W. Loomis, and heirs of D. W. Norton. Born at Hartford, came to Suffield 1674; married Esther Andrews of Hartford. Had three sons and four daughters. He was one of thirty-four qualified voters at the first town meeting. He died at Suffield July 23, 1689. His widow, Esther, died March 6, 1698. Of the three sons, Thomas died 1692, unmarried. Samuel and William had each twenty-five acres of their father's house lot in High street, Samuel having the north half, and William the South.

  They married sisters, Elizabeth and Mehetable Mascraft of Roxbury, Mass. Both had families from whom have descended all the Suffield Spencers.
   Samuel had two sons, Thomas and Daniel He died November 23, 1743. William had one son only, 11 John." William died December, 1745. * His wife, Mehetable, died August 7, 1769. John settled in West Suffield. Had sons Reuben, Simeon, and John."

"Documentary History of Suffield", H.S. Sheldon

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  • 'Genealogical Notes First Settlers of Connecticut and Massachusetts
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  • Sergeant Thomas Spencer, one of the first settlers of Hartford, Conn. , was twice married. 1. To ___. 2. To Sarah Bearding , daughter of Nathaniel Bearding , also one of the first settlers of Hartford , September 11, 1645 .
  • Sergeant Thomas Spencer died September 11, 1687 , aged ___.
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    • SECOND GENERATION
  • II. Thomas Spencer , of Suffield, Conn. , was married to Esther Andrews , daughter of William Andrews , of Hartford, Conn.
  • Mr. Thomas Spencer died -.
  • His widow, Mrs. Esther Spencer , died March 6, 1698 .
  • Children.
    • 17 Abigail, born Died October 4, 1680.
    • 18 Thomas, born
    • ' 19 Samuel, born Married Elizabeth Mascraft, of Roxbury, Mass., March 18, 1700, at Roxbury.
    • 20 William, born Died in 1745.
    • 21 Anna, born June 6, 1680.
    • 22 Elizabeth, born Married John Taylor, 1686.
    • 23 Esther, born Married William Pierce, 1688.
    • THIRD GENERATION.
  • ' 19. Samuel Spencer , of Suffield, Conn. , was married to Elizabeth Mascraft , daughter of ___ Mascraft , of Roxbury, Mass. , March 18, 1700 , at Roxbury .
  • ' Mr. Samuel Spencer died November 23, 1743 , aged -.
  • ' His widow, Mrs. Elizabeth Spencer , died -.
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  • Children.
    • 24 Thomas, born January 13, 1702.
    • 25 Daniel, born November 22, 170-. Married Elizabeth Stiles, of Suffield, December 22, 1726. He died December 1, 1772. She died January 28, 1803, aged 98. 6 children.
    • FOURTH GENERATION
  • 24. Thomas Spencer , of Suffield, Conn. , was married to Mary Trumbull , daughter of John Trumbull , 1st, of Suffield , December 15, 1720 . She was born December 2, 1701 .
  • Lieut. Thomas Spencer died February 4, 1754 , aged 52
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Samuel Spencer's Timeline

1674
1674
Suffield, CT, USA
1700
March 18, 1700
Age 26
Roxbury, CT, USA
1702
January 13, 1702
Age 28
Suffield, CT, USA
1704
1704
Age 30
1743
November 23, 1743
Age 69
Suffield, CT, USA