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Samuel Cushing

Death: October 9, 1823
Immediate Family:

Son of Beza Cushing and Hannah Cushing
Husband of Unknown Cushing
Brother of Elizabeth Cushing and benjamin boylston Cushing

Managed by: Linda Kathleen Thompson, (c)
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About Samuel Cushing

Samuel Cushing, one of the forty-eight, came from New Bedford, Massachusetts. He was the brother of Mrs. Benjamin Shaw, and was related to the well known Sumner and Cushing families of Massachusetts. He was a member of the Waterford Association, and one of the young men who remained during the war to aid in the defense of the settlers. He afterward married a daughter of Judge Gilbert Devol, and settled on a farm on Round Bottom, where he died October 9, 1823. "His was the first death in the Mount Moriah Masonic Lodge; and the members, as a token of regard, wore a blue ribbon about the left arm from the time of his death to the next regular communication.

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Samuel Cushing's Timeline

October 9, 1823