Samuel Sanford, I

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About Samuel Sanford, I


He and his brother appear to have married sisters

Siblings: Mary born November 1640, Gershom born 14 July 1642, Alice born 10 February 1650, and Frances born 6 July 1652.

Samuel married twice and had 16 children, ten of them by his second wife whom he married when he was over 50. His last child was born when Samuel was over 70. -------------------- He was a breeder of Horses and Sheep for the Barbados market. Was made a freeman on June 3 1661 Samuel's Mother died soon after he was born and he was less than three when his father moved to Aquineck Island. He was a liittle over 18 when his father died.

Samuel was part of a group who purchased land at Conancut(later Jamestown)Island fro the Indians In March 1856.

He was probably buried at Black Point Farm.

Samuel Sanford b. 22 Jun 1634 Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States d. 18 Mar 1712/13 Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States

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Samuel Sanford, I's Timeline

July 14, 1635
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States
October 2, 1663
Age 28
Of Portsmouth, Newport, R.I.
Age 28
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
June 10, 1668
Age 32
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island
June 27, 1671
Age 35
Portsmouth, Newport, R.I.
April 27, 1674
Age 38
Portsmouth, Aquidneck Island, Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
May 21, 1676
Age 40
Portsmouth, Newport, RI, USA
July 14, 1678
Age 43
August 16, 1688
Age 53
Portsmouth, Newport, Rhode Island, United States