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Samuel Whitehead, Capt

Birthplace: England, UK
Death: Died in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of John Whitehead and Elizabeth Whitehead
Husband of Sarah Gregson
Father of Samuel Whitehead
Brother of Richard Whitehead; Edward Whitehead; Daniel Whitehead, Sr.; Isaac Whitehead, of New Jersey; Matthew Whitehead and 6 others

Managed by: David Russell Romine
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About Samuel Whitehead, Capt

Biographical Summary:

Samuel Whitehead, Cambridge, 1635; an original proprietor at Hartford, where his home-lot before 1639 was on Main St., on what is now the south corner of Pearl and Main Streets; but he had sold part of it to Richard Lord, before Feb., 1639-40, and part to John Skinner. He served in the Pequot War, 1637, and received a grant of land for his services, in 1671; he removed to New Haven, where he was admitted freeman, and a member of the General Court, August 6, 1642; married May, 1676, Sarah, widow of John Gilbert, daughter of Thomas Gregson; died September 1690.

SOURCE: James Hammond Trumbull, editor, The memorial history of Hartford County, Connecticut, 1633-1884, Volume 1 (Boston, Massachusetts: Edward L. Osgood, 1886), page 269. Retrieved: 3 May 2011 from Google Books

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Samuel Whitehead, Capt's Timeline

Age 65
September 1690
Age 77
New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
December 10, 1889
Age 77
December 23, 1904
Age 77
December 7, 1961
Age 77