Samuel “Sam” Stearns, I

Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 19 Nov 1721 (aged 53)
Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 106627972 · View Source
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Samuel Stearns Sr. married Phoebe and had eleven children: Sarah (Wheeler), Mary, Abigail (Temple), Samuel Jr., Ruth (Livermore), Phoebe (Cummings), Rebecca (Whittemore), Thomas, Capt. John, Joseph and Benjamin.
DAR papers I find that Samuel was married to Phoebe, b-? D-1730
They had 11 children
One used on these DAR papers is Thomas, b-July 4, 1710 d-Dec 28, 1784
Please include this information in the BIO.
Samuel Stearns married Phoebe Waite in 1696 in Lexington, Middlesex County, MA. She was born July 26, 1676, the daughter of Thomas Waight and Sarah Cutler. After Samuel was accidentally killed by a falling tree 1721/11/19, Phoebe moved to Littleton, Massachusetts, with some of their children. There was a "Caution of Chelmsford, July 24, 1750, against settlement of Phoebe Stearns from Littleton". See: NEW ENGLAND FAMILIES edited by Richard Cutter, Volume 1 -- pp386-387

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  • Created by: Phillip Maine
  • Added: 13 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 106627972
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel “Sam” Stearns, I (11 Jan 1668–19 Nov 1721), Find A Grave Memorial no. 106627972, citing Common Street Cemetery, Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Phillip Maine (contributor 47067456) .