Samuel Allen Lunt

Male1767–2 November 1821

Brief Life History of Samuel Allen

When Samuel Allen Lunt was born in 1767, in Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Henry Lunt, was 42 and his mother, Abigail Allen, was 34. He married Sarah Gillings on 16 November 1792, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 2 November 1821, in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Samuel Allen Lunt
Sarah Gillings
Marriage: 16 November 1792
Mary Lunt
Samuel Allen Lunt Jr.
Sarah Lunt
Ann Clement Lunt
Abigail Lunt
Hannah Lunt
Catharine Lunt
Joseph Jr. Lunt
Eliza Jane Lunt
Henry J Lunt

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  • Samuel Allen Lunt, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Samuel Lunt, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Samuel Allen Lunt, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    16 November 1792Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
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    World Events (8)


    Age 9

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

    1776 · The Declaration to the King

    Age 9

    """At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

    1783 · A Free America

    Age 16

    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern): topographic name for someone who lived by a grove, from Old Norse lundr (see Lund ).

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

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