Rev. Samuel Whiting, Jr.

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Samuel Whiting, II

Birthplace: Skirbeck Wapentake, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Billerica, Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Billerica, Middlesex, MA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Rev. Samuel Whiting, I and Elizabeth Whiting (St. John)
Husband of Dorcas Whiting and Dorcas Whiting
Father of John Whiting; Elizabeth Clark; Samuel Whiting; John Whiting; Oliver Whiting and 7 others
Brother of Elizabeth Hobart; Unknown Whiting; Rev. John Whiting; Unknown Whiting; Rev. Joseph Whiting and 1 other
Half brother of Dorothy Weld; Infant Whiting and Infant Whiting

Occupation: REVERAND
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About Rev. Samuel Whiting, Jr.

The Rev. Samuel Whiting, Jr., was born in England in 1633. He studied with his father at Lynn and graduated at Cambridge in 1653. He was ordained minister at Billerica November 11, 1663, and died February 28, 1713, aged seventy-nine years.

The name of his wife was Dorcas and they had ten children--Elizabeth, Samuel, Rev. John (minister at Lancaster, and killed by Indians September 11, 1697, aged thirty-three), Oliver, Dorothy, Joseph, James, Eunice, Benjamin (died in infancy), and Benjamin (2nd).


(f/g) Rev Samuel Whiting Birth: Mar. 25, 1633 Lincolnshire, England Death: Feb. 28, 1713 _______________________________

SAMUEL WHITING, JR., A.M., b. Skirbeck, Lincolnshire, England, March 25, 1633, son of the Rev. Samuel and Elizabeth (St. John) Whiting; H.C. 1653, A.M.; Ord. Billerica Nov. 11, 1663, as the first minister; sett. Billerica, 1658-1713; Artillery Election Sermon, 1682; d. Billerica, Feb. 28, 1712/3, a. 79. (Weis, F. L., The Colonial Clergy and the Colonial Churches of New England, 1936) _______________________________

Lynn marriages: WHITING, Samuell, and Mrs. Dorcas Chester, 12 : 9 m: 1656. CT. R.

Billerica deaths: WHITING, Samuel [dup. Samuell], Rev., Feb. 28, 1712-13. [Rev. Samuel [dup. Feb. 27], a. 80. GR1]. _______________________________


Family links:

 Samuel Whiting (1597 - 1679)
 Elizabeth St John Whiting (1605 - 1677) 
 Dorcas Chester Whiting (1637 - 1713) 
 Samuel Whiting (1663 - 1715)*
 John Whiting (1664 - 1697)*
 Oliver Whiting (1665 - 1736)*
 Mary Whiting Burchsteed (1667 - 1740)

Inscription: HERE LYES Ye BODY OF Ye REVEREND MR. SAMUEL WHITING PASTOR OF Ye CHURCH OF CHRIST IN BILLERICA AGED 80 YEARS DECEASED FEBRUARY Ye 28th 1712 Burial: Old South Burying Ground Billerica Middlesex County Massachusetts, USA Plot: C88 Created by: Bill Boyington Record added: May 26, 2007 Find A Grave Memorial# 19531580 -tcd

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Rev. Samuel Whiting, Jr.'s Timeline

March 25, 1633
Skirbeck Wapentake, Lincolnshire, England
October 6, 1660
Age 27
Billerica, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
December 19, 1662
Age 29
Billerica, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
Age 30
Billerica, Massachusetts, United States
October 8, 1665
Age 32
Billerica, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
April 28, 1667
Age 34
Billerica, Massachusetts, United States
August 23, 1668
Age 35
Billerica, Massachusetts, United States
February 7, 1670
Age 36
Billerica, Massachusetts, United States
Age 37
Billerica, Massachusetts, United States