Samuel COWLES

Male 1639 - 1691  (52 years)


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  • Name Samuel COWLES  [1
    • He was one of the eighty-four proprietors of Farmington in 1672; inherited his father's estate there and became one of the leading citizens. He was a man of energy, enterprise and possessed what passed for wealth at that time. Joined the church with his wife in 1690; was the progenitor of the Connecticut branch of the Cowles family as his brother John was of the Massachusetts branch. [1]
    Born 1639  [1
    Gender Male 
    Fact Son of John and Hannah Cowles of Hartford, Conn. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 17 Apr 1691  Farmington, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I83016  Main Tree
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2016 

    Father John COWLES,   b. Abt 1598,   d. Mar 1676, Hatfield, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Hannah ?,   d. 16 Mar 1683/4, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F33978  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abigail STANLEY,   d. 1736 
    Married 14 Jan 1660/1  [1
    Children 
    +1. Deacon Samuel COWLES,   b. 17 Mar 1661,   d. 14 Oct 1748, Kensington, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
     2. Abigail COWLES,   b. 1 Jan 1663,   d. Aft 1718  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Hannah COWLES,   b. 10 Dec 1664,   d. 05 Sep 1701  (Age 36 years)
    +4. Timothy COWLES,   b. 4 Nov 1666,   d. 30 Aug 1736  (Age 69 years)
     5. Sarah COWLES,   b. 25 Dec 1668,   d. Aft Aug 1733  (Age 64 years)  [Birth]
     6. John COWLES,   b. 28 Jan 1670/1,   d. 10 Oct 1748  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     7. Nathaniel COWLES,   b. 15 Feb 1673  [Birth]
     8. Isaac COWLES,   b. 28 Mar 1675,   d. 7 Feb 1756  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     9. Joseph COWLES,   b. 18 Jan 1677/8,   d. 30 Nov 1760, Wallingford, New Haven Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     10. Elizabeth COWLES,   b. 17 Mar 1679/80,   d. 8 Nov 1727  (Age 47 years)  [Birth]
     11. Caleb COWLES,   b. 20 Jun 1682,   d. 15 Nov 1725  (Age 43 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F33915  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsFact - - Son of John and Hannah Cowles of Hartford, Conn. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Apr 1691 - Farmington, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3597] "Genealogical Notes on the Founding of New England" My Ancestors Part in that Undertaking, Ernest Flagg.