Samuel POOR

Male 1796 - 1878  (81 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Samuel POOR was born 6 Nov 1796, Massachusetts (son of Samuel POORE and Eunice LONG); died 6 Jun 1878, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Other Events:

    • Census: 1850, Living in Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts
    • Census: 1860, Living in Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    Name:
    "A Memoir and Genealogy of John Poore": Samuel settled on the homestead with his father, and died there June 6, 1878; was justice of the Peace, Selectman of the town, etc., but declined the military office of captain, which was offered him.

    Samuel married Hannah GREENOUGH 10 Feb 1822, Newburyport, Essex Co., Massachusetts. Hannah (daughter of Carpenter GREENOUGH and Susanna MERRILL) was born 22 Sep 1794, Newburyport, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 29 Oct 1867, Newburyport, Essex Co., Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Emily POOR was born 10 Sep 1824, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died 9 Nov 1834, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts.
    2. Edwin POOR was born 5 Feb 1824, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts ; died 12 Sep 1858.
    3. George POOR was born 18 May 1825, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts.
    4. Alfred POOR was born 11 Aug 1830, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts.
    5. Merrill POOR was born 10 Oct 1835, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 26 Mar 1837, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Samuel POORE was born 5 Sep 1765, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts (son of Jonathan POORE and Sarah DOLE); died 17 Jul 1849.

    Samuel married Eunice LONG 10 Oct 1791. Eunice was born 23 Sep 1763, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 7 Jun 1825. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Eunice LONG was born 23 Sep 1763, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 7 Jun 1825.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Daughter of Samuel Long and Mary Eunice Jennings

    Children:
    1. 1. Samuel POOR was born 6 Nov 1796, Massachusetts; died 6 Jun 1878, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Jonathan POORE was born 20 Jan 1737, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts (son of John POORE and Ann LONGFELLOW); died 19 Mar 1807, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts.

    Notes:

    Name:
    "A Memoir and Genealogy of John Poore": Jonathan, born on the old homestead of his ancestors, January 20, 1737; he there passed his life until its close, March 19, 1807. For a number of years he kept a public house. He was always greatly interested in military affairs, collecting a company of volunteers, and marching to the front in 1775. He afterwards commanded the company stationed in that part of Newbury. He took an active part in the French and Indian war and in the Revolution. He was appointed one of the committee for supplying the continental soldiers in 1778.
    Capt. Poore served the town from the time he was about thirty till near his decease, by filling various offices, and was several times on the jury when the county courts were in session.
    About two years before his decease he made a will, in which he mentioned all his children with the exception of two, who died in infancy.

    Jonathan married Sarah DOLE 8 Nov 1759. Sarah was born 25 May 1739, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 17 Aug 1819, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Sarah DOLE was born 25 May 1739, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 17 Aug 1819, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts.

    Other Events:

    • Fact: Daughter of Henry Dole and Mary Hale

    Children:
    1. 2. Samuel POORE was born 5 Sep 1765, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 17 Jul 1849.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John POORE was born 20 Jun 1711, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA (son of Jonathan POORE and Rebecca HALE); died 15 Sep 1783, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.

    Notes:

    Name:
    "A Memoir and Genealogy of John Poore": John, born in Newbury, June 20 1711, where he always lived, on the old homestead of his father's, and died there Sept. 15 1783; was a farmer; also kept the ferry over Parker River, until 1758, when the bridge was built. Of his real estate transactions, we find the following on record: Sold to John Pearson, of Rowley, four and one-half acres of marsh, on the Neck, in 1742, and bought of John Hale, of Boxford, a parcel of marsh in Newbury, situated southerly of the Neck, in 1750.

    He was a juryman; held many town offices; took an active part in the Revolution, as we find his name on a petition to discourage British trade.

    He made his will Aug. 9. 1782, in which is mentioned his wife and their children, all of whom were then living.

    John married Ann LONGFELLOW 26 Dec 1734, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts. Ann (daughter of Stephen LONGFELLOW and Abigail THOMPSON) was born 24 Apr 1716, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA; died 03 Jul 1792, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Ann LONGFELLOW was born 24 Apr 1716, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA (daughter of Stephen LONGFELLOW and Abigail THOMPSON); died 03 Jul 1792, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA.
    Children:
    1. 4. Jonathan POORE was born 20 Jan 1737, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts; died 19 Mar 1807, Newbury, Essex Co., Massachusetts.