was a slow to learn to speak when he was little
Initially educated, beginning at the age of 5, by his mother Susanna
death was sudden
Sometimes referred to as Samuel Wesley, the younger. Like his father, the younger Samuel Wesley was a Church of England cleric.
He was the elder brother to John and Charles Wesley, who perhaps are more widely remembered because of their leadership and influence in the movement that eventually led to the formation of the Methodist Church.
↑ 1.01.11.2 Greetham, Mary. "Susanna Wesley Mother of Methodism." Foundery Press, Great Britain, 1988.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Samuel by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Samuel: