Sampson Eachus Wickersham

Male March 10, 1750 - November 29, 1819  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Sampson Eachus Wickersham 
    Born March 10, 1750  East Marlborough Twp.,Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died November 29, 1819  Mercer County KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5686  Williams Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2014 

    Father James Wickersham
              b.
    1712, East Marlborough,Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    April 12, 1804, Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Ann Eachus
              b.
    April 14, 1717, Springfield, Delaware Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1783, Kennett Mm, Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1736  East Marlborough,Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1915  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elizabeth Jackson
              b.
    November 7, 1752, New Garden, Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1806, London Grove MM, Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married November 22, 1775  London Grove MM ,Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Wickersham
              b.
    March 4, 1777
              d.
    AUGUST16, 1868, Columbiana, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 91 years)
     2. Jonathon Wickersham
              b.
    1779
     3. Job Wickersham
              b.
    December 17, 1780
              d.
    August 8,1849, Logan, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
    +4. Ann Elmira Wickersham
              b.
    1781, Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    July 21, 1856, Columbiana, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Joel Wickersham
              b.
    November 28, 1782
              d.
    October 15, 1851, Chester, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     6. Levi Wickersham
              b.
    December 26, 1784, New Garden, Chester Co., Pa Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    March 7, 1865, West Grove, Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F1914  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Elizabeth Lessenger
              b.
    February 2, 1768, Redstone MM, Fayette, Pa Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    April 13, 1854, Harrodsburg, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 1787  Chester Co. PA? Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Daniel Boone Wickersham
              b.
    3 Jun 1788, Near Harrodsburg, Mercer Co.,KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    February 19, 1863, Yellville, Marion Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Mary Wickersham
              b.
    28 Jan 1791, Harrodsburg, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1810, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     3. George Washington Wickersham
              b.
    12 Mar 1792
              d.
    1819  (Age 26 years)
     4. Jacob Wickersham
              b.
    21 Mar 1793, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1860  (Age 66 years)
     5. Ruth Wickersham
              b.
    24 Oct 1795, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    February 18, 1839, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     6. Sampson Wickersham
              b.
    15 Aug 1797
              d.
    1 Aug 1798  (Age 0 years)
     7. James Lessenger Wickersham
              b.
    4 Aug 1799, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    January 8, 1882, Hannibal , MO. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     8. Phoebe Wickersham
              b.
    April 13, 1800, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    January 18, 1894, Kennett Twp, Chester Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 94 years)
     9. Elizabeth Wickersham
              b.
    20 May 1802
              d.
    15 Apr 1809  (Age 6 years)
     10. Priscilla Wickersham
              b.
    21 May 1805, Harrodsburg, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    January 18, 1878, Washington Co.,KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +11. Sampson Wickersham
              b.
    28 Oct 1809, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    July 5,, 1879, Cornishville, Mercer Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +12. Jesse John Wickersham
              b.
    7 Jan 1812, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    September 12, 1887  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F2805  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - March 10, 1750 - East Marlborough Twp.,Chester Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - November 22, 1775 - London Grove MM ,Chester Co., PA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - November 29, 1819 - Mercer County KY Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Sampson's birth date is either 1749 or 1750, not sure.

      Military service: 1780, Private in Andrew Boyd's 5th Co., 8th Bn, 5th Co. C, from Chester Co., Pa .
      Religion: Quaker.
      Will: February 1820, Mercer Co., Kentucky.
      Includes NotesNotes for Sampson Wickersham:
      Disownments of Sampson and Elizabeth Wickersham
      Documents provided by Mary Alice Thomas
      Kennet Monthly Meeting Minutes 1739-1791

      Mercer Co., Kentucky Will Book 6, p. 257, recorded Feb. 1820 lists wife as Elizabeth, leaves children of first wife (Thomas, Job, Joel, Levi, Ann) 25 cents each. Everything else goes to Elizabeth to divide among the children as they come of age.

      17th of 1st month, 1788-pg. 873
      Complaint is made of Sampson Wickersham for behaving himself in a unseemly manner with a young woman, with whom it is suspected he is absconded, his having left his wife and family and place of abode. On consideration of which, this meeting appoints Wm. Philips Junr, Wm and Robt Samborn to make inquiry into the charge and if they have cause to forbear, produce a testimony to next meeting.
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      Descrepencies on death date