Samuel Stowell, I

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About Samuel Stowell, I

  • Daughters of American Revolution Ancestor #: A110999
  • Service: CONNECTICUT Rank: SOLDIER
  • Birth: 2 Sep 1742 POMFRET CONNECTICUT
  • Death: 30 Jan 1824 POMFRET CONNECTICUT
  • Service Description: 1) FROM MANSFIELD

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In a book about Orwell, the author claims that this Samuel was born in 1735 and married Polly Russ in 1758. It further states that they had seven sons and five daughters; no mention is made of Abigail.

It also states that this Samuel moved from Willington, CT to Vermont in 1774 leaving behind several of his oldest children. His son Samuel, it is claimed, was bound to a Captain Parsons, "a rich, hard man who thought scanty clothing, light food and hard work, good for boys." Young Samuel was to have board, clothing and three months schooling in the winter, as well as a small sum of money on his 21st birthday.

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Samuel Stowell, I's Timeline

1742
September 2, 1742
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut
1760
April 24, 1760
Age 17
Willington, Connecticut
1760
Age 17
1762
July 22, 1762
Age 19
Willington, Toland, Connecticut, United States
1772
February 29, 1772
Age 29
Willington, Tolland, CT, USA
1824
January 30, 1824
Age 81
Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut
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