Samuel Moseley

15 August 1708–26 July 1791 (Age 82)
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Moseley was born on 15 August 1708, in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Ebenezer Maudsley, was 34 and his mother, Hannah Weeks, was 31. He married Bethiah Otis on 4 July 1734, in Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. His occupation is listed as minister in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. He died on 26 July 1791, in Hampton, Windham, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Hampton, Windham, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Moseley
1708–1791
Bethiah Otis
1703–1750
Marriage: 4 July 1734
Hannah Billings
1735–
William Perkins Moseley IV
1735–1812
John Moseley
1747–1768
Hannah Moseley
1736–1814
Elizabeth Lydia Moseley
1737–1769
Elizabeth Billings
1737–
Samuel Moseley
1739–1787
Ebenezer Moseley
1741–1825
Mary Moseley
1743–1810
Ann Moseley
1746–1815

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 July 1734
Windham, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

(10)

    Hannah Billings

    Female1735–Female

    William Perkins Moseley IV

    Male1735–1812Male

    Female1736–1814Female

    Female1737–1769Female

    Elizabeth Billings

    Female1737–Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (2)

1776

Age 68

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 73

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

Name Meaning

English: variants Mosley . The form Moseley occurs mainly in the West Midlands.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel; Rev. Moseley, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Samuel Moseley in entry for Bethiah Moseley, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"
  • Samel Mosely in entry for William Mosely, "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934"

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