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Samuel Stickney

Birthdate: (78)
Birthplace: Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
Death: February 13, 1709 (78)
Bradford, Essex County, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of William Stickney and Elizabeth Stickney
Husband of Juliana Stickney and Prudence Gage
Father of Elizabeth Tenney; Samuel Stickney; William (1) (died young) Stickney; Sarah Stickney; William Stickney and 2 others
Brother of John Stickney; Daniel Stickney; Amos Stickney; Mary Barker; Lieut. John Stickney and 6 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, 1630
Cottingham, Yorkshire, England
May 9, 1661
Age 31
Bradford, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
February 5, 1663
Age 32
Rowley, MA, USA
August 21, 1665
Age 35
Bradford, Essex, Mass.
October 20, 1667
Age 37
Bradford, Essex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
January 27, 1674
Age 43
Bradford, Essex, Mass.