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  • 1st wife of Abraham Sampson (1626 - c.1655)
    According to the most recent genealogy for Abraham Sampson, he first married an unidentified daughter of Lt. Samuel Nash and after she died, he married second a completely unknown woman. The children o...
  • Abigail Sampson (1679 - 1697)
    Descendant of Mayflower passengers William Bradford and Dorothy (May) Bradford, and Mayflower passenger Richard Warren
  • Abigail Sampson (1693 - 1783)
    Not the same as Abigail Twist Abigail, wife of John Sampson, is the daughter of Mary (Jones) Pudney and John Pudney John Sampson was born on August 7, 1696, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[1]. K...
  • Abigail Bent (1681 - 1726)
  • Abigail Hunt (1739 - 1822)

About the Sampson surname

Sampson Name Meaning

English, Dutch, and Jewish: variant of Samson. The -p- was introduced in the Greek transliteration of the Hebrew name Shimshon.

The English surname has also long been established in Ireland.

In North America, this name has absorbed other European cognates, for example Greek Sampsonakis, Sampsonides.

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Rear Admiral William T Sampson