Samuel Jones

6 December 1719–6 October 1791 (Age 71)
Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Jones was born on 6 December 1719, in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, John Jones Sr, was 40 and his mother, Johanna Cotton, was 34. He died on 6 October 1791, at the age of 71.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Samuel? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Jones Sr
1679–1758
Johanna Cotton
1685–1756
James Jones
1706–1781
Mary Jones
1712–
Hannah Jones
1723–1807
Abigail Jones
1727–1800
Elizabeth Jones
1708–
John Jones Jr
1710–1792
William Jones
1717–1792
Samuel Jones
1719–1791
Sarah Jones
1721–1805

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (2)

1776
Age 57
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
Age 57
New Hampshire is 9th state.

Name Meaning

(1997: 432177;2007: 988471; 2010: 1425470)English and Welsh: from the Middle English personal name Jon(e) (see John ), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. The surname is especially common in Wales and southern central England. It began to be adopted as a non-hereditary surname in some parts of Wales from the 16th century onward, but did not become a widespread hereditary surname there until the 18th and 19th centuries. In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognate and like-sounding surnames from other languages. It is (including in the sense 2 below) the fifth most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans.English: habitational or occupational name for someone who lived or worked ‘at John's (house)’.

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

Possible Related Names

John
Joines

Sources (0)

    Sources

    There are no historical documents attached to Samuel.

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.