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Samuel Bartlett (b. February 3, 1747/48, d. February 9, 1813)Samuel Bartlett (son of Joshua Bartlett and Priscilla Jacobs) was born February 3, 1747/48 in Amesbury,Maine, and died February 9, 1813.He married (1) Eleanor(Martin)Kimball.He married (2) Lois Hix on 1773, daughter of William Hix and Lydia Woodbury.
Notes for Samuel Bartlett:
Samuel, son of Joshua and Priscilla (Jacobs) Bartlett of Thomaston Maine, was born at Amsburyon February 3, 1748, and died on February 9, 1813. He went to Maine to live about 1769, and from New Meadows to Thomaston, a hill town with marshes and meadows,before its incorporation, April 21,1777. He married first, about 1773, Lois Hicks and they had five children. During the War of The Revolution, Samuel Bartlett served as a private in Captain Larabee's company, from July to December , 1775, in sea coast defense, the company being stationed at Falmouth , now Portland, Maine. HE was chosen one of a committee to consider the regulation of prices during the Revolutionary War; however, the immediate difficulties confronting the people prevented public action. Samuel Bartlett was elected Sealer of Leather in March , 1781. He married second, January 7, 1788, Mrs. Eleanor (Martin) Kimball, widow , with three children.
He settled at Head Of Bay, Owls Head, a headland that was a landmark for seamen and the Indians before them. He had nine children by his second marriage. The abstract of will of Samuel Bartlett allows on January 10, 1811; Item 1, I give unto my wife Eleanor Bartlett , my real and personal estate as long she remains a widow, afterwards divided among my lawful heirs.
Samuel Bartlett is buried in the Bartlett-Everett plot, Old Head of the Bay Cemetery, Owls Head, Ingraham's Hill, Rockland, Maine. It may be noted that Samuel Bartlett had nine sons, and has descendants of the name in many sections of the United States.
Children of Samuel and his first wife, Lois Hicks Bartlett, born in Thomaston, Maine: Priscilla, William, Samuel, Joshua, and Lois.
Children of Samuel and his second wife, Eleanor (Martin) Kimball: Jane, Thomas, Knott, Richard, Ephraim Snow, Eleanor, David, George, and Hannah.
More About Samuel Bartlett and Lois Hix:
Children of Samuel Bartlett and Eleanor(Martin)Kimball are:
- Jane Bartlett, b. December 19, 1788.
- Thomas Bartlett, b. 1791.
- Knott Bartlett, b. November 12, 1793.
- Richard Bartlett, b. 1795.
- Ephraim Snow Bartlett, b. February 2, 1797.
- Eleanor Bartlett, b. June 17, 1799.
- David Bartlett, b. 1801.
- Capt. George Bartlett, b. 1805.
- Hannah Bartlett, b. 1809.
Children of Samuel Bartlett and Lois Hix are:
- +William Bartlett, b. November 4, 1776, Thomaston, Maine, d. 1854, Ohio.
- Priscilla Bartlett, b. 1774.
- Samual Bartlett, b. June 3, 1778.
- Capt. Joshua Bartlett, b. July 6, 1780.
- Lois Bartlett, b. 1782.