Samuel Carpenter *

15 September 1661–17 January 1737 (Age 75)
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Samuel

Samuel Carpenter * was born on 15 September 1661, in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America as the son of Samuel Carpenter and Sarah Readaway Redaway. He married Patience Ide on 8 January 1683, in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 17 January 1737, in his hometown, at the age of 75, and was buried in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Carpenter *
1661–1737
Patience Ide
1664–1732
Marriage: 8 January 1683
Samuel Carpenter
1684–1753
Andrew Carpenter
1686–1686
Timothy Carpenter
1686–1769
Amos Carpenter
1688–1708
Patience Carpenter
1690–1762
Andrew Carpenter
1692–1786
Uriah Carpenter
1694–1784
Jedediah Carpenter
1696–1731
Nathaniel Carpenter
1700–1770
Charles Carpenter
1702–1744
Edmund Carpenter
1704–1739
Freelove Carpenter
1706–1772

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 January 1683
Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Carpenter

    Male1638–1682Male

    Sarah Readaway Redaway

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (1)

1723 · Pirates Hung in Newport

Age 62

On July 17, 1723, twenty-eight pirates are hung in Newport, Rhode Island.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Carpenter in entry for Amos Carpenter, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Samuel Carpenter in entry for Andrew Carpenter, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Samuel Carpenter in entry for Patience Carpenter, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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