Samuel Crockett
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Samuel Haley Crockett (abt. 1716 - 1798)

Samuel Haley Crockett
Born about in New Hampshiremap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 10 Mar 1738 in Falmouth, Mainemap
Husband of — married 8 Dec 1750 in Gorham, Cumberland, Mainemap
Husband of — married 10 Jun 1763 in Gorham, Cumberland, Mainemap
Descendants descendants
Died in Gorham, Cumberland, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Dec 2009
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Biography

Samuel Crockett was born on February 17, 1716 or 1717 in New Hampshire. His parents were Richard Crockett and Deborah (Haley) Crockett. He settled in Falmouth (present day Portland, Maine) as a young man, and relocated to Gorham in 1755[1].

Samuel married Sarah Cobb on March 10, 1738 in Falmouth, Maine.[2] They had at least three children[1]:

1. Sarah, born ca. 1740
2. Betty, born ca. 1741; married Jonathan Fickett
3. Susannah, born ca. 1743; married Moses Whitney

Sarah passed away sometime before 1750, as Samuel was married to Priscilla (Swett) Jackman on December 8, 1750.[3]. They had four children[1]:

1. Samuel, born 6 Sep 1752; married 1st Tabitha Hamblen, 2nd Elizabeth Fickett
2. Martha A., born 29 Nov 1754; married Nathaniel Hill
3. Dorcas, born 14 Apr 1756; married Daniel Merrill
4. Abigail, born 10 Apr 1758; married Silas Chadbourn

Priscilla passed away on March 7, 1763. Samuel was married a third time to Mary (Cane) Whitney, widow of Abel Whitney, on June 10, 1763.[4] They had no children.

Samuel passed away on December 19, 1798 in Gorham, Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States.[5] He was buried in South Street Cemetery in Gorham, Cumberland, Massachusetts, United States.[6]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 McLellan, Hugh Davis. History of Gorham, Maine. Portland, Maine: Smith & Sale, 1903. Page 452. [1]
  2. "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2H2Q-JDK : 3 November 2017), Samuel Crockett and Sarah Cobb, Marriage 10 Mar 1738; citing Division of Vital Statistics, State Board of Health, Augusta; FHL microfilm 9,770.
  3. "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HJT-7FX : 4 November 2017), Samuel Crockett and Priscilla Jackman, Marriage 08 Dec 1750; citing Division of Vital Statistics, State Board of Health, Augusta; FHL microfilm 1,002,324.
  4. "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HJT-7M4 : 4 November 2017), Samuel Crockit and Mary Whitney, Marriage 10 Jun 1763; citing Division of Vital Statistics, State Board of Health, Augusta; FHL microfilm 1,002,324.
  5. "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HJT-3RK : 4 November 2017), Samuel Crocket, Death 19 Dec 1798; citing Division of Vital Statistics, State Board of Health, Augusta; FHL microfilm 1,002,324.
  6. FindAGrave: Memorial #145128244: Samuel Crockett


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Crockett-51 and Crockett-1727 appear to represent the same person because: Same date of birth, same wife.
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