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Samuel Stickney

Birthplace: Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Bradford, Essex County, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of William Stickney and Elizabeth Dawson
Husband of Juliana Stickney; Juliana Stickney and Prudence Leaver Gage
Father of Samuel Stickney; Elizabeth Tenney; Samuel Stickney; William (1) (died young) Stickney; Sarah Stickney and 3 others
Brother of Amos William Stickney; Mary Barker; Lieut. John Stickney; Faith Stickney; Andrew Stickney, Ensign and 5 others

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About Samuel Stickney

Samuel was oldest in a family of ten children.

He emigrated from England to Massachusetts.

He was probably a farmer; he settled in the Groveland part of Rowley (later called Bradford in 1672. He was selectman of Bradford 1671, 1681, 1682, 1689, 1691, 1692, 1693, 1695.

He was designated as Lieutenant (probably in King Philip's War, 1675-76)

He was probably Congregationalist (Puritan); the Lincolnshire fens where the Stickneys came from was the hotbed of Antinomianism, with its great stress on the spirit.

He died at the age of 76.

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Sources on Lieutenant Samuel Stickney I:

   * Descendants of Richard Longhorne of Rowley, MA, which was constructed by William Lander, 176 Gieger Rd., Cleveland, TN. 37312 (E-mail:, © 1998 by William C. Lander.
   * General information on Lieutenant Samuel Stickney I provided by:
         o Wendy Edmands Pearson, in her research for membership in the Colonial Dames
         o Mary Caroline Findley Edmands, 1887-1970, in her research for membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution
         o Mary Anna Hawes Edmands Ashbrook, 1917-1992, in her compilation of Mary Caroline Findley Edmands's research
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Samuel Stickney's Timeline

March 6, 1630
Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
March 6, 1630
Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
March 6, 1631
Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
May 9, 1661
Age 30
Bradford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
February 5, 1663
Age 31
Rowley, MA, USA
August 21, 1665
Age 34
Bradford, Essex, Mass.
October 20, 1667
Age 36
Bradford, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
January 27, 1674
Age 42
Bradford, Essex, Mass.