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Samuel C Famous
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Birth: 1841
Death: Sep. 6, 1897

BIRTH: Son Parker's death certificate said he was born in Cecil Co MD. Family tradition says his full name was Samuel Charles Famous per older relatives. His son Charles' death certificate says his father was Charles Samuel Famous.

CENSUS: 1850 Harford Co p. 219 1st District household 93-93
Samuel R. Famous age 37 farmer born PA with $1,500 RE, Sarah 37 PA, Sarah 14, Elizabeth 13, Andrew 11, Samuel 9 PA, Ellen 8, Rachel 5 PA, Mary 3 born MD.
(The children's births looks like they moved from PA to MD in 1846.)

CENSUS: 1860 MD living with parents
Samuel Famous 49 PA
Sarah Famous 48 PA
Andrew Famous 21 PA married with the year.
Samuel Famous 19 PA
Rachael Famous 15 PPA
Mary Famous 13 MD
Joseph Famous 9 MD
Parker Famous 3 MD
Mary Famous 19 MD married within the year.
1860; Census Place: Dublin, Harford, Maryland; Roll: M653_476; Page: 0; Image: 420.

MARRIAGE: Samuel C. Famous m. Mary E. Hornburger on Aug. 24, 1861 Harford Co. License No 24 on W p 114.

SERVICE: Samuel C Famous Company C 7th Regiment. Aug 9 1897. #1196123

CENSUS: 1870
Saml Famous Sr 60y MD $150 PP (Is this Samuel listed twice?)
Elizabeth 50 MD
William 23 MD

CENSUS: 1880 Harford Co 5th District 14-45, 11-16
Samuel C. Famous age 38 born MD, Mary E. age 36 born PA, William E. age 18 born MD, Stewart age 16, Charles A. age 15, Parker H. age 13, Sarah A. age 11, Louisa age 6, Howard age 8, John age 3.
Source Information: Census Place Dublin, Harford, Maryland Family History Library Film 1254511 NA Film Number T9-0511 Page Number 242C
Family links: 
  Samuel Rambo Famous (1811 - 1881)
  Sarah A Jarrett Famous (1812 - 1884)
  Mary E Hornberger Famous (1843 - 1920)
  John Ashley Famous (1877 - 1965)*
  Catherine M Famous*
  Andrew J. Famous (1837 - 1920)*
  Samuel C Famous (1841 - 1897)
  Joseph M Famous (1850 - 1886)*
  Parker M Famous (1854 - 1884)*
*Calculated relationship
in the 57th year of his age. Sad and sudden was his call, though we are left alone with an aching heart here on earth, while he is safe at home, by his wife.

Emory United Methodist Church Cemetery
Harford County
Maryland, USA
Maintained by: Christos Christou, Jr.
Originally Created by: Donna Jones
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68175548
Samuel C Famous
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