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Samuel Munson

Birthdate: (50)
Birthplace: Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
Death: 1767 (49)
Morristown, Morris County, Province of New Jersey
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Solomon Uzal Munson and Mary Munson
Husband of Elizabeth Munson; Mary Munson and Sarah Munson
Father of Samuel Munson; Ruth L. van Cleave; Eliseph Munson; Catherine Griffin and Charity Hedden
Brother of Martha Barker and Elizabeth Munson
Half brother of Capt. Moses Munson; Soloman Munson; Waitstill Munson; Capt. Stephen Munson; Caleb Munson and 1 other

Managed by: Brandt Joseph Gibson
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About Samuel Munson

Son of Solomon Munson and Mary Moss Munson of Morristown, Morris Co., NJ. Samuel Munson married 3 times:

1/w Elizabeth Potter m. 9 Nov. 1743 Morristown, Morris, NJ

Children: No issue

2/w Mary Allen/Allyn m. 9 Oct. 1745 Morristown, Morris, NJ


  • a. Ruth Monson m. 14 July 1765 Rowan Co., NC to Benjamin Van Cleave
  • b. Eliaseph Munson m. Sarah ? m. 2/h Moses Adams probably Wilkes Co., NC

3/w Mrs. Sarah Prudden widow of Bois John Prudden m. 1 May 1751 Morristown, Morris Co., NJ


  • c. Elizabeth Munson Bapt. 27 Jan. 1754 Morristown, Morris Co., NJ.
  • d. Catherine Munson Bapt. 15 Feb. 1757 Morristown, Morris Co., NJ m.@1773 North Carolina to Ralph Griffin (circumstantial evidence)
  • e. Samuel Munson m. 18 Jan 1785 Surry Co., NC. to Clare Hudspeth
  • f. Charity (Munson?) m. Abraham Hedden @ Montgomery Co., VA.
  • g. (Rev.) Isaac Moss Monson m m. Nancy Webb 28 Jan. 1793 Bourbon Co., KY


  • 1762-1767 Left Morristown, NJ for North Carolina
  • 1763-1778 No land deeds for Eliaseph Munson becauseEarl of Grandville Land Office closed because of

Indian troubles in area.

  • 1768 Rowan Co., NC Colonial Tax List Jonathan Hunt List
  • 1771-1774 Spurgin's District, Rowan Co., NC (now Davie Co., NC)
  • 1783 Montgomery Co., VA. Samuel Munson
  • 1787 10 August-Fayette Co., KY Tax List Samuel Munson
  • 1788-1789 Fayette Co., KY. Tax List
  • 1790 Fayette Co., KY Tax List


  • LDS Microfilm 07957 Tax Records Fayette Co., KY.178701797, 1799-1804
  • Presbyterian Church Records of Morristown, NJ
  • Timberidge Presbyterian Church (Jersey Presbyterian Church-Rowan Co., NC
  • Vol I., Thomas Munson Record pg. 194 and 195
  • Vol III Thomas Munson Record pg. 1237
  • 1790 Tax Record Fayette Co., KY
  • Prior 1783 Land Record Eliaseph Munson on Sugar Tree Creek, Rowan Co. (now Davie Co.) North Carolina


  • 6th ggp. Samuel Munson and 2/w Mary Allen/Allyn, 5th ggp. Eliaseph Munson m. Sarah(?) 2/h Moses Adams
  • 4th ggp. William Munson m. Dicey-Dycey Ann ? Munson 3/ggp. Solomon Munson m. "Betsy" Elizabeth Williamson *2/ggp. Sarah Arminda Munson m. Elijah B. Lathrop 2/h Lorenzo D. Johnson.


8. Mary Moss, (daughter of Mary Lathrop and the 2nd John Moss) born July 23, 1694, and married June 28, 1714, Solomon Munson, and had three children : Martha, Samuel, and Elizabeth. Afterward he married June 14, 1753, Sarah Peck, by whom he also had three.


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Samuel Munson's Timeline

September 15, 1717
Wallingford, New Haven County, Connecticut Colony
July 10, 1746
Age 28
Morristown, Morris County, Province of New Jersey
June 19, 1748
Age 30
Morristown, Morris County, NJ, United States
February 15, 1756
Age 38
Morristown, Morris County, Province of New Jersey
September 15, 1756
Age 39
Morristown, New Jersy
Age 45
Province of North Carolina
Age 49
Morristown, Morris County, Province of New Jersey