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Samuel Britton

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire
Death: April 19, 1835 (74)
Jefferson County, New York, United States
Place of Burial: Cape Vincent, NY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Ebenezer Britton and Sarah J Britton
Husband of Mindwell Britton
Father of Arthur St. Clair Britton; Linda Lonsdale; Samuel Sedgwick Britton; Hiram Z Britton and Sarah Jane Hyde
Brother of Samuel Britton; Keziah Britton; Job Britton; Squire Edwin Britton and Brig. Gen. Calvin Britton
Half brother of Tabitha Britton; Ebenezer Britton; David Britton; Abigail Lawrence and Tabitha Wilbor

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About Samuel Britton

Samuel Britton was born in 1762 probably Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire.214,215 He married Mindwell Butterfield (see #55) in 1784. He died on 19 Apr 1835. He was buried Sand Bay Cemetery, Jefferson Co, New York.

Samuel served in the military Westmorland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire, 1776.216 Died: February 4, 1834, aged 66 yrs. (g.s.)

Service: Samuel Britton entered the Revolution Army when he was 14 years old and served the duration of the war. For two years he served as Sergeant, for which he received a pension.

He enlisted from Westmorland, N.H. under Capt. Ellis of

Col. Scammel's regiment.

Remarks: Samuel Britton and his wife are buried in Sand Bay cemetery, in the town of Cape Vincent, overlooking the St. Lawrence river.

They had a number of children; Arthur, Linda, Samuel, Hiram and Jane. All but Jane were born in New Hampshire.

Gen. Calvin Britton, who lived near Brownville, N.Y. was a brother of Samuel.

Children of Samuel Britton and Mindwell Butterfield (see #55) were as follows:

i. Arthur St. Clair5 Britton; b. 18 Sep 1784 Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire; d.

ii. Linda Britton; b. 16 May 1786 Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire; d.

iii. Samuel Sedgwick Britton; b. 2 Jun 1791 Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire; d. say 31 Dec 1870 Button Cemetery, Buena Vista Township, Richland Co, Wisconsin.217

iv. Hiram Z. Britton; b. 3 Jun 1795 Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire; d.

27 v. Sarah Jane Britton.

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Samuel Britton's Timeline

March 31, 1761
Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, New Hampshire
September 18, 1784
Age 23
Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, NH
May 16, 1786
Age 25
Westmoreland, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, United States
June 2, 1791
Age 30
Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, NH
June 3, 1795
Age 34
Westmoreland, Cheshire Co, NH
February 13, 1807
Age 45
Cape Vincent, Jefferson, New York, USA
April 19, 1835
Age 74
Jefferson County, New York, United States
April 19, 1835
Age 74
Cape Vincent, NY, USA