Discover your family's story.

Enter a grandparent's name to get started.

Start Now

Biographical Sketch of Samuel Thompson

Discover your
family's story.

Enter a grandparent's name to get started.

choose a state:
Start Now

James and Samuel Thompson came from Londonderry, Mass., and settled within the limits of the present town of Holden, Mass., in 1718. They were Scotch Irish, and both died in 1755. Thomas, son of Samuel, married and settled in Royalston; Mass., in 1769. His wife died and he married again, about 1782, and soon after came to Keene, residing just south of the chairfactory. He reared a family of eight children, six sons,-Thomas, Isaac, Aaron, Daniel, John and Luther,-and two daughters. His son Daniel bought the “Statia farm” about 1823, where he spent the remainder of his life. His children are Mrs. Daniel Ellis, Mrs. Albert E. Nims, and Daniel P. Thompson. of Keene, Mrs. George W. Ellis, of Swanzey, Benjamin F., of Springfield, Mass., William H., of Geneva, Ia., and Mrs. Roland Brewer, of Hartford, Conn.


MLA Source Citation:

Hurd, Duane Hamilton. History of Cheshire and Sullivan counties, New Hampshire. Philadelphia: J. W. Lewis. 1886. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 7 February 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/new-hampshire/biographical-sketch-of-samuel-thompson.htm
- Last updated on Aug 19th, 2012

This page is part of a larger collection. Access the full collection at History of Cheshire County New Hampshire.

Pin It on Pinterest

Shares

Share This

Share this post with your friends!