Samuel Pendleton

about 1745–before 2 April 1828 (Age 83)
Westerly, Kings, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Pendleton was born about 1745, in Westerly, Kings, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, his father, Thomas Pendleton Senior, was 26 and his mother, Dorcas Dodge, was 23. He married Bathsheba Dodge in 1766, in Block Island, Washington, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died before 2 April 1828, in Islesboro, Waldo, Maine, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Pendleton
1745–1828
Bathsheba Dodge
1750–1828
Marriage: 1766
Dorcas Pendleton
1767–1857
Bathsheba Pendleton
1778–
Bathsheba Pendleton
1786–1843
Niobe Pendleton
1771–1812
Lydia Pendleton
1773–
Dodge Pendleton
1776–1811
Joshua Pendleton
1781–1859
Mark Pendleton Sr.
1784–1867
Prudence Pendleton
1788–1876
Samuel Pendleton Jr.
1791–1844
Simon Dodge Pendleton
1792–1870

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1766
Block Island, Washington, Rhode Island, United States
children

(11)

    Dorcas Pendleton

    Female1767–1857Female

    Female1771–1812Female

    Lydia Pendleton

    Female1773–Female

    Dodge Pendleton

    Male1776–1811Male

    Bathsheba Pendleton

    Female1778–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1760

Age 15

Historical Boundaries - 1760: York, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America; 1760: Lincoln, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America: 1776: Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States; 1790: Hancock, Massachusetts, United States; 1820: Hancock, Maine, United States; 1827: Waldo, Maine, United States
1763 · First Synagogue in America

Age 18

The first Jewish Synagogue in America was built in Newport, Rhode Island in 1763. It still stands today, making it the oldest synagogue in the United States.
1772 · The Gaspee Affair

Age 27

On June 9, 1772, colonists that are angry with the trade restrictions that Britain put them under, board the HMS Gaspee and set it ablaze. This was the first act of violence against the British on the North American continent.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place near Pendlebury, Greater Manchester, or another in Lancashire, both called Pendleton from the hill name Pendle + Old English tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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