Samuel Dustin

13 April 1761–29 July 1812 (Age 51)
Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Dustin was born on 13 April 1761, in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Paul Dustin, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Betsey Channon, was 39. He married Margaret Aiken on 4 January 1791, in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States in 1761. He died on 29 July 1812, in Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Bonesteel Cemetery, Grafton, Rensselaer, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Dustin
1761–1812
Margaret Aiken
1763–1813
Marriage: 4 January 1791
John Dustin
1785–1869
Abigail Dusten
1787–1843
Betsey Dustin
1789–
Nenian Aiken Dustin
1791–1862
Nancy Dusten
1795–
Sally Dusten
1798–
Margaret Peggy Dustin
1802–1885
Stephen Dusten
1804–1824
Jane Elizabeth Dustin
1806–1854

Spouse and Children

    Male1761–1812Male

    Margaret Aiken

    Female1763–1813Female

MARRIAGE
4 January 1791
Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(9)

    Male1785–1869Male

    Abigail Dusten

    Female1787–1843Female

    Betsey Dustin

    Female1789–Female

    Nenian Aiken Dustin

    Male1791–1862Male

    Nancy Dusten

    Female1795–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 15

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 15

New York is the 11th state.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 27

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

1 English: possibly from a medieval personal name Tustin, derived via Old French Toustin from Old Norse Þorsteinn ‘Thor's stone’. Compare Thurston .2 Altered form of French D’Estaing, a topographic name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone who lived by a pond, Old French esta(i)ng, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with this word, for example Estaing in Aveyron and Hautes Pyrénées.3 French: habitational name, with preposition de, for someone from Stain in the Belgian province of Namur.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Duston, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Samuel Dustin, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"
  • Samuel Dustin, "Find A Grave Index"

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