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Dr Samuel Atwood Shurtleff
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1792
Carver
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1873
Brookline
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Dr Shurtleff was born and bred on the old farm which he afterward purchased from his brother, Lot, but in early manhood went to Boston to study medicine with his eldest brother, Benjamin. In 1815 he began practice in Boston until 1838, when he moved to Brookline for the rest of his life. He was the assistant surgeon of the militia, and vice president of the horticulture society. his house was opposite the head of Hanover Street in Scollay Square, then known as Pemberton Hill, and his garden, filled with fruit trees and grape vines, extended back to where the new court house stands on Pemberton Square. He and his wife were associated with the Baptist Church in Boston, and afterward, members of the Swedenborgian Church in Phillips Place, opposite King's Chapel on Tremont Street, Boston.It was said Samuel weighed 240 pounds, and together with his brothers and mother (275 pounds), all together, weighed a ton.1912 Shurtleff Genealogy ID 236

Submitted by Lady Anne 46947920

 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin Shurtleff (1748 - 1821)
  Abigail Atwood Shurtleff (1755 - 1826)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Carleton Shurtleff (1800 - 1878)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Shurtleff (____ - 1821)*
  Charles Bowdoin Shurtleff (1822 - 1825)*
  Emeline Carleton Shurtleff (1824 - 1825)*
  Augustine Shurtleff (1828 - 1901)*
  John Shurtleff (1831 - 1833)*
  Isabella Shurtleff Coolidge (1835 - 1923)*
  Carlton Atwood Shurtleff (1840 - 1864)*
 
 Siblings:
  Benjamin Shurtleff (1774 - 1847)*
  Nathaniel Shurtleff (1776 - 1858)*
  Stephen Shurtleff (1777 - 1780)*
  Barzillai Shurtleff (1780 - 1855)*
  Abigail Shurtleff Atwood (1782 - 1864)*
  Flavel Shurtleff (1784 - 1845)*
  Ruth Shurtleff (1787 - 1873)*
  Lot Shurtleff (1789 - 1864)*
  Charles Shurtleff (1790 - 1840)*
  Samuel Atwood Shurtleff (1792 - 1873)
  Hannah Shurtleff Lucas (1794 - 1876)*
  Milton Shurtleff (1796 - 1842)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Walnut Street Cemetery
Brookline
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Lot 34
 
Created by: KBrownst
Record added: Jan 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84199116
Dr Samuel Atwood Shurtleff
Added by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
 
 
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 Added: Jul. 9, 2012
 
 
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