Samuel Phillips

about 1771–1844 (Age 73)
Leigh, Worcestershire, England

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Phillips was born about 1771, in Leigh, Worcestershire, England, his father, William Phillips, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Gilding, was 46. He married Ann Gaskins on 31 March 1792, in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He died in 1844, at the age of 73, and was buried in Leigh, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Phillips
1771–1844
Ann Gaskins
1767–1863
Marriage: 31 March 1792
Melina Amelia Phillips
1794–1858
Louisa Phillips
1797–
Elizabeth Phillips
1799–
Mary Phillips
1801–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 March 1792
Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Female1794–1858Female

    Louisa Phillips

    Female1797–Female

    Elizabeth Phillips

    Female1799–Female

    Mary Phillips

    Female1801–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Hannah

    Female1754–Female

    Thomas Philips

    Male1756–Male

    James Philips

    Male1756–Male

    James Phillips

    Male1758–Male

    Elizabeth Philips

    Female1759–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1775 · The Shot Heard Around the World

Age 4

"On April 18, 1775, a shot known as the ""shot heard around the world"" was fired between American colonists and British troops in Lexington, Massachusetts. This began the American War for Independence. Fifteen months later, Thomas Jefferson penned the Declaration of Independence. The Treaty of Paris was signed in September 1783 which ended the war. The colonies were no longer under British rule. Many who fought for the British fled to Canada, the West Indies, and some to England."
1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

Age 16

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
1801 · The Act of Union

Age 30

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Phillips, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Samuel Phillipps, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Price Genealogy Source Notes

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