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 Samuel B Davenport

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Samuel B Davenport

Birth
New Castle, Westchester County, New York, USA
Death 11 Aug 1900 (aged 75)
Burial Delanson, Schenectady County, New York, USA
Plot sec 1b - lot 11
Memorial ID 86575018 View Source
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Samuel B. Davenport was born in Newcastle, Westchester County, the son of William Doty and Phebe Marshall Davenport. He was born July 7, 1825.

The family moved to Knox in 1828. He was educated at the common schools in Quaker Street, and brought up to a farmer's life. He was a Republican in politics. He served the town of Knox as assessor eleven successive years. For many years he was a trustee of Grove Cemetery Association, proprietors of the Grove Cemetery at Quaker Street. He married Hannah Jane Powell, a Quaker. Mrs, Davenport died in 1874. In 1876 he married Mrs. Caroline M. W. Baker widow of Dr. Austin A. Baker of Howard, Steuben county, N.Y. By his first marriage he had children as follows: Isabel, born July 17, 1851, died April 8, 1860; Mary Marilla, born June 26, 1853, and married George Hallenbeck of Knowersville, June 21, 1882; Elisha H., born April 2, 1856, married Emily Baker upon the same date as that of his sister's marriage above mentioned, and had one son named Baker S., who was born Dec. 22, 1883.

Source: Altamont Enterprise, Nov 2, 1934

Contributed by Portia Westfall



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  • Created by: Bruce A Barton
  • Added: 11 Mar 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 86575018
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/86575018/samuel-b-davenport : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel B Davenport (7 Jul 1825–11 Aug 1900), Find a Grave Memorial ID 86575018, citing Grove Cemetery, Delanson, Schenectady County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Bruce A Barton (contributor 46992199) .