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Sampson Archer (1645 - 1754)

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Sampson Archer
Born in Strabane, Tyrone, Irelandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Greenbrier, Virginiamap
Archer-619 created 2 Aug 2012 | Last modified
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Biography

Sampson Archer, born in County Tyrone, Ireland, married Rebeckah Thompson, a sister of General William Thompson of Pennsylvania. About 1740, after a stop in Pennsylvania, Sampson Archer bought several tracts of land in Augusta County, Virginia. Colonial Records state his home was near Gilmore's Spring, now Gilmore's Mills, in Rockbridge County, near the confluence of Cedar Creek and James River. . .[1]

From Ancestry.com (no sources): Anderson-Jenkins Family Tree (owner DouglasJenkins99)

Sampson Archer: born 1675 Augusta County, VA: died 1754 VA, father Unknown
Archer
Spouse: Rebecca Thompson, born 1703 Tyron, Ireland; died 1791 Greenbrief, VA
Children:
  1. John Archer 1698-1780
  2. Sampson Archer, Jr. 1700-1791
  3. Betsy Ann Archer 1714-1748
  4. Elizabeth Archer 1722-1809
  5. Elizabeth Betsy Archer 1725-1741
  6. Ann Archer 1726-1748

Name

Name: Sampson Archer[2]

Death

Death Date: 1754
Death Place: Greenbrier, Virginia

Note

Note: Brief bio
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=document&guid=76734ce2-7cd5-401a-a2bc-437ff8611d5d&tid=29961448&pid=1129
Note: children of Sampson Archer and Rebecca Thompson
http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=document&guid=09d6be07-9b3f-4107-8008-50da3c3728ce&tid=29961448&pid=1129

Sources

  1. AN INQUIRY INTO THE ORIGIN OF THE FAMILY OF ARCHER IN KILKENNY, WITH NOTICES OF OTHER FAMILIES OF THE NAME IN IRELAND By J. H. Lawrence-Archer, Captain p. 41 cited at: Genealogy.com: Sampson Archer
  2. Virginia Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850 Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - Chalkley, Lyman. Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1745-1800. Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County. Baltimore: Genealogical P <ref> Virginia Land, Marriage, and Probate Records, 1639-1850 Author: Ancestry.com Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data - Chalkley, Lyman. Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia, 1745-1800. Extracted from the Original Court Records of Augusta County. Baltimore: Genealogical P [http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=varecords_ga&h=2719&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt Sampson Archer]</li></ol></ref>
  • Ancestry Family Trees Publication: * Source: S-1871065740 Repository: #R-1871065741 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com.


Acknowledgments

  • WikiTree profile Archer-619 created through the import of Vicki Norman family tree v2 (3).ged on Aug 1, 2012 by Vicki Norman.
  • WikiTree profile Archer-621 created through the import of Vicki Norman family tree v2 (3).ged on Aug 1, 2012 by Vicki Norman. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Vicki and others.





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On 18 Jun 2017 at 17:38 GMT Sheila x wrote:

generation mix-up ? Sampson Archer born 1645 would be 58 yrs old when wife Rebecca Thompson born 1703. Sampson born 1645 would be 69 yrs old when daug Ann born in 1714 and 97 yrs old when daug Sarah born in 1742



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