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Samuel Cushman
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Birth: Feb., 1687
Death: Feb. 19, 1766

Husband of Fear Corser Cushman. Ancestor of many Cushmans, Fosters and Pecks. He was a grandson of Mary Allerton youngest Mayflower passenger and the last survivor. As Mary was a daughter of Mayflower passenger Isaac Allerton, Samuel was his great grandson. His grandfather, Thomas Cushman, with his father, Robert, was a member of the group who went to Leiden, Holland, in search of religious freedom. He and his father traveled on the ship Speedwell which left with the Mayflower but it was eventually abandoned and some passengers had to stay behind to make a journey later. Robert and son Thomas eventually sailed on the ship Fortune and arrived in Plymouth about the time of the first Thanksgiving. Robert stayed only a short time and returned to England leaving his son behind in Plymouth. Robert would never return but worked hard as the agent for the residents in Plymouth for the rest of his short life. If it wasn't for Robert and all he did to facilitate the move by these people we wouldn't be able to tell this story today. So in most ways Thomas and Robert Cushman are as much 'Pilgrims' as Mary and the others. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Cushman (1637 - 1726)
  Abigail Titus Cushman (1653 - 1734)
 
 Spouse:
  Fear Corser Cushman (1685 - 1767)
 
 Children:
  Desire Cushman Allen (1710 - 1810)*
  Marcy Cushman Fuller (1712 - 1797)*
  Jacob Cushman (1720 - 1796)*
  Bartholomew Cushman (1726 - 1736)*
  Jemimah Cushman (1729 - 1736)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Cushman (1664 - 1757)**
  Desire Cushman Kent (1668 - 1762)**
  Thomas Cushman (1670 - 1727)**
  John Fuller (1674 - 1747)**
  Abial Fuller (1676 - 1720)**
  Bartholomew Cushman (1684 - 1721)*
  Samuel Cushman (1687 - 1766)
  Benjamin Cushman (1691 - 1770)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Newell Burying Ground
Attleboro
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Dave Peck
Record added: Oct 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30768313
Samuel Cushman
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Samuel Cushman
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Samuel Cushman
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much love to you from your 8Gr Granddaughter
- judy gumaer testa,gumaer family historian
 Added: Jun. 10, 2015
Remembering my Ancestors(My 1st cousin 9x removed)
- Connie (Cross) Krueger
 Added: May. 28, 2012
 
 
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