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Samuel R. Livingston
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1810
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 31, 1897
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA

Born in Stonycreek Twp., son of David and Barbara (Reed) Livingston. Married first to Catherine Horner and secondly to Barbara (Wissinger) Shaffer. Purchased his father's family farm in 1846, after the death of his mother. Father of Josiah H., Mary J., Alfred W. and Samuel W. Livingston, Sarah Ann Miller and Catherine Smith. Stepfather of John W. Shaffer. Brother of Jacob, John, Christian, Moses, Henry, Nancy, Tobias and William Livingston, Elizabeth Blough and Sarah Coleman. Age on stone would bring birth date to 18 March 1809, but the date above is from his church christening record.


The Somerset Herald, 3 February 1897:

"Samuel Livingstone, Sr., one of the most venerable citizens of the north of the county, died at the home of his son Samuel, in Conemaugh township, on Saturday, aged about 90 years. Deceased was for many years one of the most prominent farmers in his community and enjoyed esteem of all who knew him."

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Livingston (1779 - 1826)
  Barbara Reed Livingston (1786 - 1846)
 
 Spouses:
  Catherine Horner Livingston (1814 - 1839)
  Barbara Wissinger Livingston (1817 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Mary Jane Livingston (1834 - 1908)*
  Josiah H. Livingston (1836 - 1925)*
  Alfred Wissinger Livingston (1841 - 1918)*
  Sarah Ann Livingston Miller (1845 - 1919)*
  Catherine Livingston Smith (1847 - 1908)*
  Samuel W. Livingston (1850 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Livingston (1807 - 1863)*
  Elizabeth Livingston Blough (1809 - 1871)*
  Samuel R. Livingston (1810 - 1897)
  Christian Livingston (1813 - 1878)*
  Moses Livingston (1814 - 1892)*
  Sarah Livingston Coleman (1815 - 1898)*
  Henry Reed E Livingston (1818 - 1891)*
  Tobias Livingston (1821 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:


Samuel
Livingston
Died
Jan 31, 1897
Aged
87 Ys. 10 Mo.
& 18 Ds.
 
Note: Obelisk was fallen and Samuel's side was facing sideways. Could only be photo'd after rotating, and inscription did not photograph well.
 
Burial:
Sala-Livingston Farm Cemetery
Somerset County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Zella
Record added: Jan 07, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12924567
Samuel R. Livingston
Added by: Zella
 
Samuel R. Livingston
Added by: Zella
 
 
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- Zella
 Added: Apr. 5, 2014

- grainne
 Added: Jun. 10, 2009

- Lorraine Blake
 Added: Aug. 27, 2006
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