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Samuel Whitehead

Birthplace: England, UK
Death: Died in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Whitehead and Elizabeth Whitehead
Brother of Richard Whitehead; Edward Whitehead; Daniel Whitehead, Sr.; Matthew Whitehead; Joyce Whitehead and 4 others

Managed by: David Russell Romine
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About Samuel Whitehead

Biographical Summary:

Samuel Whitehead, Cambridge, 1635; an original proprietor at Hartford, where his home-lot before 1639 was on Main St., on what is now the south corner of Pearl and Main Streets; but he had sold part of it to Richard Lord, before Feb., 1639-40, and part to John Skinner. He served in the Pequot War, 1637, and received a grant of land for his services, in 1671; he removed to New Haven, where he was admitted freeman, and a member of the General Court, August 6, 1642; married May, 1676, Sarah, widow of John Gilbert, daughter of Thomas Gregson; died September 1690.

SOURCE: James Hammond Trumbull, editor, The memorial history of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884, Volume 1 (Boston, Massachusetts: Edward L. Osgood, 1886), page 269. Retrieved: 3 May 2011 from Google Books

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Samuel Whitehead's Timeline

September 1690
Age 63
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA