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Captain Samuel Atwood

Captain Samuel Atwood

Male 1768 - 1816  (47 years)

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  • Name Samuel Atwood 
    Prefix Captain 
    Birth 6 Jul 1768  Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 26 Jul 1768  Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence Brettun's Mills about 1795 and then the westerly part of Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 20 Jun 1816  Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried North Livermore Cemetery, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Latitude: 44° 26' 38.4" N-Longitude: 70° 13' 12" W
    Notes 
    • Revolutionary soldier, the first captain of the company of cavalry organized in Livermore in 1809.

      Settled in Livermore, Maine in 1795

      Father of first Atwoods to move to Buckfield, ME

      Buried Oldest Cemetery Livermore, Maine

      Born July 6, 16 or 26, 1768

      Androscoggin History lists Samuel as a Selectman in 1813 in LIvermore, Maine.
    Person ID I107  Reed
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2016 

    Father Lieut. Abial Atwood,   b. 2 Jan 1727/28, Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1819, Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Hannah Babbitt,   b. 11 Oct 1735, Norton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1811, Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1755  Norton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • previously had married at Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts
    Documents
    Abial Atwood family of Norton
    Abial Atwood family of Norton
    misc. records
    Family ID F60  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Boyden,   b. 3 Dec 1770, Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1854  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 17 Nov 1788  Dummerston, Windham County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Joanna Atwood,   b. Abt 1789, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1868  (Age ~ 79 years)
     2. Hannah Atwood,   b. Abt 1792,   d. 3 Jun 1874  (Age ~ 82 years)
     3. William Boyden Atwood,   b. Abt 1800, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1853, St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years)
     4. Samuel M. Atwood,   b. 7 Mar 1795, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Captain Hezekiah Atwood,   b. Abt 1798, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1870  (Age ~ 72 years)
     6. Rhoda Atwood
     7. Nathan Atwood,   b. May 1800, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1841, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)
     8. Henry S. Atwood,   b. Abt 1805, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1871  (Age ~ 66 years)
     9. Hepsibah C. Atwood,   b. 11 Jun 1806, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1897, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     10. Ephraim Atwood,   b. 2 Oct 1808, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1891, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     11. Eliza Green Atwood,   b. 1 May 1810, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1896, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     12. Brittania Atwood,   b. 1814,   d. 26 Feb 1815  (Age 1 years)
     13. Lorenzo Atwood,   b. 2 Sep 1813, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1891, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Documents
    Samuel Atwood and Hannah Boyden
    Samuel Atwood and Hannah Boyden
    mariage record
    Samuel Atwood and Hannah Boyden
    Samuel Atwood and Hannah Boyden
    marriage record #2
    Headstones
    Samuel Atwood Family
    Samuel Atwood Family
    overview
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 6 Jul 1768 - Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Jul 1768 - Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Brettun's Mills about 1795 and then the westerly part of Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Nov 1788 - Dummerston, Windham County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jun 1816 - Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - North Livermore Cemetery, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Children of Abial Atwood and Hannah Babbitt
    Children of Abial Atwood and Hannah Babbitt
    birth record
    Abial Atwood family of Norton
    Abial Atwood family of Norton
    misc. records

    Headstones
    Samuel Atwood
    Samuel Atwood
    d1816

  • Sources 
    1. [S600] Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine, George Thomas Little, (Lewis Historical Publishing Company, New York, 1909), p 941.

    2. [S4] “Massachusetts, Town And Vital Records, 1620-1988”.

    3. [S289] A History of Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, from the Earilest Explorations to the Close of the Year 1900, Alfred Cole and Charles F. Whitman, (The Journal Printshop, Lewiston, Maine, 1915), p 523.

    4. [S101] Headstone, 28Sep2013.

    5. [S66] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2005), Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film # 0899107-0899108.

    6. [S647] “Vermont Vital Records, 1720-1908”.