Samantha Jane Buckland

12 September 1825–29 March 1895 (Age 69)
Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Samantha Jane

When Samantha Jane Buckland was born on 12 September 1825, in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Joseph Moseley Buckland, was 31 and her mother, Hannah Daggett, was 22. She married Charles Lyman Russell on 26 January 1845, in Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1854 and lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 29 March 1895, in Woodland, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Kamas, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Lyman Russell
Samantha Jane Buckland
Marriage: 26 January 1845
Esther Amelia Russell
Emily Charity Russell
Ellen Elizabeth Russell
Joseph Smith Russell
Nancy Laurice Russell
Charles Lyman Russell
Samantha Jane Russell
Alonzo Buckland Russell
Evelyn Vilate Russell
Ruth Clarissa Russell
William Buckland Russell

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  • Marriage
    26 January 1845Royalton, Windsor, Vermont, United States
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    World Events (7)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    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.
    1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed
    Age 9
    The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 
    Age 21
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the many places in southern England (including nine in Devon) named Buckland, from Old English bōc ‘book’ + land ‘land’, i.e. land held by right of a written charter, as opposed to folcland, land held by right of custom.

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

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    Samantha Jane Midwife

    Samantha Jane Buckland Russell Midwife- Mrs. Samantha Russell was the first midwife in Francis. She with her husband Charley , came to Francis about 1880. They built a log cabin at the east of Franci …

    Sources (24)

    • Samantha J Russel in household of Chas Russel, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Samanth Bickland in entry for Esther Alward Kirkham, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Samantha J Russell, "United States Census, 1850"

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