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Samuel Tompkins

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Death: Died in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Place of Burial: Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Nathaniel Tompkins, of Little Compton and Hannah Tompkins
Husband of Sarah Tompkins
Father of Joseph Tompkins; John Tompkins; Christopher Tompkins; Elizabeth Tompkins; Abigail Tompkins and 7 others
Brother of Elizabeth Ladd; Sarah Gifford and Hannah Gifford

Managed by: Tim Stamps
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About Samuel Tompkins

V. Samuel, b.1681, May 24 Little Compton, R.I. m.1671, Jan 15 d.1760, May Sarah Coe b. d.1747, Jan 2 of John & Sarah (Pabodie) Coe 1758, Jul 4 Will-proved 1760, Jun 3. Exs. sons Gideon and Micah. To son Joseph, L40, a cow, and half of apparel. To son Christopher, L40, and half of apparel. To sons Gideon and Micah, all real estate, land, and buildings in Little compton. To son Gideon, a bed. To son Benjamin, L5. To son William, L50, and privilege to live in the house while single, if the house is not sold. To daughters Elizabeth and Abigail Tompkins, L30, each, all the rest of household goods, privilege of living in the house while single, use of garden, &c, while the house and land anre unsold, and yearly to each, ten pounds of flax, six bushels of winter apples and a barrel of cider, while they are single. To four grandchildren, the children of son John, deceased, L5, each, at ages of twenty-one and eighteen. To sons Gideon and Micah, husbandry tools and rest of personal. Inventory, L1837,10s, viz: wearing apparel L130, books L10, cider mill and press L30, 4 wheels, old gun, warming pan, 5 cows, 4 yearling cattle, 3 yearlings, 5 swine, 4 geese, mare, &c.

COMPILED GENEALOGY: THE GENEALOGICAL DICTIONARY OF RHODE ISLAND COMPRISING THREE GENERATIONS OF SETTLERS WHO CAME BEFORE 1690 (WITH MANY FAMILIES CARRIED TO THE FOURTH GENERATION). John Osborne Austin. (Joel Munsell's Sons: Albany, NY) 1887. p.205-6.

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Samuel Tompkins's Timeline

1681
May 24, 1681
Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1712
October 26, 1712
Age 31
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1714
September 14, 1714
Age 33
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States
1715
December 8, 1715
Age 34
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
December 8, 1715
Age 34
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
1717
January 28, 1717
Age 35
Little Compton, RI
1719
November 9, 1719
Age 38
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
1720
November 19, 1720
Age 39
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island
1722
January 20, 1722
Age 40
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, United States