Rev Samuel Newby

Male23 August 1704–16 December 1770

Brief Life History of Samuel

When Rev Samuel Newby was born on 23 August 1704, in Pasquotank, North Carolina, British Colonial America, his father, James Newby, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Philura Nicholson, was 22. He married Elizabeth Sanders on 6 October 1725, in Perquimans, Carolina, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Perquimans, North Carolina, United States in 1743. He died on 16 December 1770, in Pasquotank, North Carolina, British Colonial America, at the age of 66, and was buried in Perquimans, North Carolina, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Rev Samuel Newby
Elizabeth Sanders
Marriage: 6 October 1725
Miriam Newby
William Newby
Huldah Newby
Darcus Newby
Mary Newby
Joseph Newby
Dempsey Newby
Elizabeth Newby
Pleasant Newby
Ruth Newby
Samuel Newby
Mordecai Newby

Sources (4)

  • Samuel Newby, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Encyclopedia of American Quaker genealogy, by ... v.1. - Full View | HathiTrust Digital Library | HathiTrust Digital Library Page 108
  • Samuel Newby, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 October 1725Perquimans, Carolina, British Colonial America
  • Children (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (4)

    1711 · The Tuscarora War

    Age 7

    The British, Dutch, and German settlers fought with the Tuscarora Native Americans, from September 22, 1711- February 11, 1715, in North Carolina.


    Age 14

    North Carolina is the location of Cape Hatteras, sometimes called the Graveyard of the Atlantic- many shipwrecks have occurred nearby.

    1729 · Becomes a Royal Colony

    Age 25

    July 25, 1729, North Carolina became a royal colony, when the colony was sold to King George II.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of various places in northern England named with Old English nīwe ‘new’ (Middle English newe) + Old Norse ‘village, settlement’.

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

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