Capt. Samuel Bancroft

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Capt. Samuel Bancroft

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: July 13, 1772 (78)
Wakefield, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Place of Burial: Wakefield, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. & Dea. Thomas Bancroft, Jr. and Sarah Bancroft
Husband of Lydia Parker and Sarah Bancroft
Father of Capt. Samuel Bancroft, 1715; William Bancroft; Edmund Bancroft; Sarah Abbott; Nathaniel Bancroft, 1720 and 3 others
Brother of Thomas Bancroft, III; Jonathan Bancroft; Sarah Bryant; Mehitabel Bancroft; Jonathan Bancroft and 5 others

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About Capt. Samuel Bancroft

14th Commander of the Reading Infantry; Served as Selectman in 1740, 1747, and 1753; Representative to Mass. General Court in 1744, 1769, and 1771. He died intestate; son Samuel was named administrator 8 Aug 1772, estate valued at 50 pounds.

Samuel is buried near the First Congregational Church in Wakefield; his tombstone reads: " Here Lies Buried the Body of Captain Samuel Bancrof Who Departed this Life July the 13th 1772 in Y 79 Year oif Age."

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Capt. Samuel Bancroft's Timeline

1693
December 26, 1693
Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1715
July 21, 1715
Age 21
Reading, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
1717
February 13, 1717
Age 23
Reading, Massachusetts, United States
1718
December 17, 1718
Age 24
Reading, Massachusetts, United States
1720
February 6, 1720
Age 26
Reading, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
March 17, 1720
Age 26
Reading, Massachusetts, United States
1723
September 10, 1723
Age 29
Reading, Massachusetts, United States
1725
July 27, 1725
Age 31
Reading, Massachusetts, United States
1731
June 17, 1731
Age 37
Reading, Massachusetts, United States