New York Times May 23, 1925
GRANDSON OF DANIEL WEBSTER DIES
ST. PAUL, Minn. May 22 (AP) SAMUEL APPLETON, 83, grandson of DANIEL WEBSTER and for thirty-five years editor of the West Publishing Company of ST. PAUL is dead. He was born in Boston his mother being JULIA WEBSTER, only daughter of the famous statesman.
Two sons and two daughters survive.
Descendants of SAMUEL APPLETON, JR.
Generation No. 1
1.COL. SAMUEL2 APPLETON, JR.(SAMUEL1) was born November 25, 1841 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.He married (1) MARY ERNESTINE ABERCROMBIE June 22, 1863 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, daughter of JOHN ABERCROMBIE and MARY PATTERSON.She was born 1846 in Iowa, and died August 26, 1869 in Roslyn, Nassau County, New York.He married (2) ANNA MAYBIN JONES October 09, 1872 in Southborough, Worcester County, Massachusett, daughter of GEORGE JONES and ESTHER L..She was born in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
Children of SAMUEL APPLETON and MARY ABERCROMBIE are:
i. MARY ERNESTINE3 APPLETON, b. February 07, 1865, Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
2. ii. SAMUEL A. APPLETON, b. October 13, 1868, Southborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts.
Children of SAMUEL APPLETON and ANNA JONES are:
3. iii. FLETCHER WEBSTER3 APPLETON, b. October 1873, Illinois.
iv. ESTHER APPLETON, b. Abt. 1876, Illinois.
v. ANNA APPLETON, b. Abt. 1879, Illinois.
vi. ROBERT APPLETON, b. May 1881, Illinois.
Generation No. 2
2.SAMUEL A.3 APPLETON (SAMUEL2, SAMUEL1) was born October 13, 1868 in Southborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts.He married MARY PATTERSON ABERCROMBIE GOODMAN April 21, 1900 in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, daughter of WILLIAM GOODMAN and SARAH ABERCROMBIE.She was born Abt. 1875 in Pennsylvania.
Children of SAMUEL APPLETON and MARY GOODMAN are:
i. SAMUEL4 APPLETON, b. Abt. 1907, Virginia.
ii. MARY E. APPLETON, b. Abt. 1901.
iii. SALLIE A. APPLETON, b. Abt. 1911.
3.FLETCHER WEBSTER3 APPLETON (SAMUEL2, SAMUEL1) was born October 1873 in Illinois.He married ALVERDA.She was born Abt. 1880 in Missouri.
Children of FLETCHER APPLETON and ALVERDA are:
i. MINABEL4 APPLETON, b. Abt. 1902, Missouri.
ii. GRACE APPLETON, b. Abt. 1907, Minnesota.