Uriah Sampson

3 December 1806–14 June 1880 (Age 73)
Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Uriah

When Uriah Sampson was born on 3 December 1806, in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Capt. Elias Sampson, was 40 and his mother, Betsy Elizabeth Macomber, was 30. He married Abigail Dean Kingman on 3 October 1830, in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died on 14 June 1880, in Lakeville, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Uriah Sampson
1806–1880
Abigail Dean Kingman
1809–1881
Marriage: 3 October 1830
Mira Sampson
1831–1870
Charles Francis Sampson
1833–1916

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 October 1830
Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
children

(2)

    Mira Sampson

    Female1831–1870Female

    Charles Francis Sampson

    Male1833–1916Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Abiel Sampson

    Male1790–Male

    Elias Sampson

    Male1792–Male

    Male1796–1867Male

    Male1799–1879Male

    Eliza Sampson

    Female1800–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 6

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 24

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

The Greek form of the Scripture name, which Simonis translates, 'sol eximius,' i.e. illustrious sun; the Rev. A. Jones 'splendid sun,' i.e. great joy and felicity; Tregelles, ' solar, like the sun; ' and Fuerstius, ' sonnenahnlicher ' that is, one who resembles the sun (from shemesh, the sun).

Sources (3)

  • Uriah Sampson, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Uriah Sampson, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Uriah Sampson, "United States Census, 1850"

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