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Robert A. Samples (abt. 1775 - 1857)

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Robert A. Samples
Born about in United Statesmap
Son of [uncertain] and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married in Greenbrier, Virginiamap
Died in Clay, Virginia, USAmap
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Biography

Robert A. Samples was born about 1775 in United States. He died on Dec 20, 1857 in Clay, Virginia, United States.

When he was 20, he married Mary Ann Walker,daughter of Robert Walker and Elizabeth Starke, on Sep 20, 1795 in Greenbrier, Virginia, United States. [1]

Robert A. Samples and Mary Ann Walker had the following doccumented children:

  1. Peter Samples was born about 1799 in Virginia or Ohio. He died on Feb 04, 1871 in Union Township, Clay Co., West Virginia. He married Laurena Smith on Apr 19, 1825 in , Clay, West Virginia.
  2. John Samples was born about 1801 in Virginia. He died on Apr 19, 1870 in , Kanawha, West Virginia. He married Martha Young on Jul 29, 1833 in , Kanawha, West Virginia.
  3. Rachel Delilah Samples was born in 1803 in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States. She died in 1897 in Trafalgar, Johnson, Indiana, United States. She married Thomas Paskins on Jul 04, 1822 in Brown, Ohio, United States.
  4. Janetta Samples was born about 1803 in Monroe County, West Virginia. She died on Nov 08, 1883 in Clay, West Virginia, United States (Age: 80). She married Samuel Samples on Feb 17, 1820 in Brown, Ohio, United States.
  5. Priscilla Samples was born in 1805 in , Monroe, Va (Now Wv). She died in 1900. She married Andrew Malcomb on Sep 30, 1824 in Kanawha, Virginia, United States.
  6. Sophie Samples was born about 1808 in W Va. She died in Mar 1878 in , Monroe, Virginia. She married Ralph T Smith on Feb 03, 1831 in , Kanawha, West Virginia.
  7. Mary Samples was born on Jan 10, 1810 in Kanawha Co, WV. She died on Mar 17, 1883 in Kanawha Co, WV. She married Lewis Naylor Young on Dec 07, 1830 in Kanawha, Virginia, United States.
  8. Henry Clay Samples was born in 1813 in , Virginia, USA. He died in 1906. He married Hulda Elswick on Dec 03, 1836 in , Kanawha, Virginia.
  9. Hiram Samples was born about 1815 in Ohio. He died (Y). He married Caroline Atkinson on Sep 19, 1845 in Charleston, Virginia, United States.

Census Data

Robert A. Samples lived in Monroe, Monroe, Virginia, United States in 1810. [2]

Robert A Samples in the "United States Census, 1810" for Monroe, Monroe, Virginia, United States
Name of the head of family: Robert A. Samples
Number of free white males under age 10 -- 1-- John dob 1801
Number of free white males age 10-15 -- 1-- Peter dob 1799
Number of free white males age 16-25
Number of free white males age 26-44 -- 1 --Robert
Number of free white males age 45 and over-- 1-- Parent
Number of free white females under age 10 -- 5-- Janetta, Pricilla, Sophia, Mary & Rachel
Number of free white females age 10-15
Number of free white females age 16-25 -- 1-- Mary Ann Walker Samples
Number of free white females age 26-44
Number of free white females age 45 and over
Number of all other free persons
Number of slaves

Robert Samples in the 1820 U. S. Census for Pleasant, Brown, Ohio, United States [3]

Robert Samples in the 1820 U. S. Census for Pleasant, Brown, Ohio, United States
Name of the head of family ;Robert samples
Number of free white males under age 10 -- 2 -- Henry, Hiram
Number of free white males age 10-16
Number of free white males age 16-18
Number of free white males age 16-26 -- 2 -- Peter, John
Number of free white males age 26-45
Number of free white males age 45 and up -- 1 -- Robert
Number of free white females under age 10 -- 1 -- Mary
Number of free white females age 10-16 -- 3-- Priscilla Catherine Samples, Sophia Samples & Mary Samples
Number of free white females age 16-26
Number of free white females age 26-45
Number of free white females age 45 and up -- 1-- Mary Ann Walker Samples
Number of foreigners not naturalized
Number of persons engaged in agriculture 3
Number of persons engaged in commerce
Number of persons engaged in manufacture

Sources

  1. "West Virginia Marriages, 1854-1932," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XRC1-Z62 : accessed 9 March 2016), Robt. Samples and Maryann Walker, 20 Sep 1795; citing , Greenbrier, West Virginia, reference 2:3K3LNCR; FHL microfilm 595,040.
  2. "United States Census, 1810", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XH28-93D : 1 December 2015), Robert Samples, 1810.
  3. "United States Census, 1820", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHL3-7YV : 16 July 2015), Robert Samples, 1820.
  • "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NMKZ-M48 : accessed 9 March 2016), Robert Samples in entry for Jane Samples, 08 Nov 1883; citing Clay County, West Virginia, County Records, Pages 80-81 Line 13, county courthouses, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 567,453.


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Collaboration

On 28 Aug 2014 at 01:23 GMT Patricia (Sparkman) Thomas wrote:

Samples-129 and Samples-30 appear to represent the same person because: Married to same person, has same child

On 28 Aug 2014 at 01:20 GMT Patricia (Sparkman) Thomas wrote:

Samples-97 and Samples-30 appear to represent the same person because: same birth date, married same person

On 25 Aug 2013 at 01:45 GMT Gary Samples Sr. wrote:

It appears that Samples-30 and Samples 129 are the same person.



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