COL Samuel Appleton Jr.

COL Samuel Appleton Jr.

Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 30 Oct 1725 (aged 70)
Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Ipswich, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Section C, Site 73
Memorial ID 38222623 View Source

Samuel was born to Col. Samuel Appleton Sr. and Hannah Paine. He had a one sibling born to his father and mother, Judith Appleton Wolcott.

His father was married after his mother's death to Mary Oliver and had four additional children, including half siblings, Lt. Oliver Appleton and Maj. Isaac Appleton.

Samuel married Elizabeth Whittingham on June 19, 1682 in Lynn, Massachusetts. Elizabeth was the daughter of William Whittingham and Sarah Lawrence. She had been raised under the guardianship of Rev. William Hubbard. Samuel and Elizabeth had two children.

1. Hannah, b. 1684 in Lynn; d. 1788 in Boston; m. William Clarke on Oct 11, 1705 in Ipswich. They had two children.

2. Elizabeth, b. 1687 in Lynn; d. 1703.

Samuel was the third generation of "Samuels" of the prominent Appleton family. He was Justice in the community, and his father was a Colonel and a judge before him.

Samuel died at the age of 70, in Ipswich.

Above info from FindAGrave member: Kline Lynch.

Justice of the court of sessions.

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