Samuel Avery

30 March 1773–25 April 1849 (Age 76)
Sag Harbor, East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, United States

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Avery was born on 30 March 1773, in Sag Harbor, East Hampton, Suffolk, New York, United States, his father, Joseph Avery, was 25 and his mother, Deborah King, was 22. He married Rebecca Langdon on 11 February 1796, in Tyringham, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 25 April 1849, in Lisbon, Kendall, Illinois, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Lisbon, Kendall, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Avery
1773–1849
Rebecca Langdon
1773–1850
Marriage: 11 February 1796
Elisha DENISON Avery
1796–1832
Laura Avery
1798–1872
John Porter Avery
1800–1818
Millicent Avery
1803–1887
Mira Avery
1805–1806
Elmina Avery
1807–1882
Samuel King Avery
1810–1884
Mira Malvina Avery
1812–1899

Spouse and Children

    Male1773–1849Male

    Rebecca Langdon

    Female1773–1850Female

MARRIAGE
11 February 1796
Tyringham, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
children

(8)

    Elisha DENISON Avery

    Male1796–1832Male

    Laura Avery

    Female1798–1872Female

    John Porter Avery

    Male1800–1818Male

    Millicent Avery

    Female1803–1887Female

    Mira Avery

    Female1805–1806Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 3

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 3

New York is the 11th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 21

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: from the Anglo-Norman French personal name Auvery, a Norman form of Alfred . It could also be from a variant of the Anglo-Norman French personal name Aubri ( see Aubrey ). At least in the case of the original Puritan settlers in New England, there has been some confusion with Averill .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Avery, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, The Groton Avery Clan, Volume Info: 2 vols Cleveland: privately printed 1912; photocopy reprint, Salem: Higginson; Genealogical Books, ca 1985
  • Harriet Brown Dow, contributor, DAR Bible Records, Vol. 2: Avery, Brown, King, and Miner Family Records:; Records taken from Old Avery Bible, 1816 Daughters of the American Revolution

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