Samuel WHITING

Male 1670 - 1725  (55 years)


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  • Name Samuel WHITING  [1, 2
    • Samuel Whiting received his early education from his father, and afterwards finished his education for the ministry under the direction of Rev. James Fitch, of Norwich, there being no College in Connecticut. He was the first minister of Windham, Conn. In a record kept by him, (now in possession of one of his descendants in Hartford,) he says,'I preached my first sermon at Windham, from the first verse of Genesis, on the first day of January, 1692-3'. 'I was ordained at Windham, on the 4th day of December, 1700.' Rev. Mr. Whiting died at Enfield, while on a visit to his cousin, Rev. Nathaniel Collins, September 27, 1725. (Mr. Collins was also his brother-in-law, having married Alice Adams the sister of his wife.) [1]
    Born 22 Apr 1670  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Sep 1725  Enfield, Grafton Co., New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I83329  Main Tree
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2018 

    Father Rev John WHITING,   b. 1633,   d. 8 Sep 1689  (Age 56 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sybil COLLINS 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Abt 1654  [2
    Family ID F34060  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth ADAMS,   b. 21 Feb 1681, Dedham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1766  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1696  Norwich, New London Co.,Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F34067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Sep 1725 - Enfield, Grafton Co., New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S9777] Genealogical Notes or Contributions to the Family History of Some of the First Settlers of Connecticut and Massachusetts, Nathaniel Goodwin, (New England Historic Genealogical Society).

    2. [S3597] "Genealogical Notes on the Founding of New England" My Ancestors Part in that Undertaking, Ernest Flagg.