Samuel LOWELL, Captain

Male 1799 - 1838  (39 years)


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  • Name Samuel LOWELL, Captain 
    Suffix Captain 
    Born 5 Mar 1799  Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Dec 1838  Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Center Cemetery, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Farmington VR: “June 10, 1821, Samuel Lowell of Chesterville with Hannah Lowell of Farmington.”

      "He was a farmer, settled and remained in Chesterville, Franklin, Maine."

      From Age (Augusta, Maine) v. VII Issue 57, pg. 3, Wednesday, January 9, 1839:
      “Notice is hereby given, that the subscriber has been duly appointed Administrator of all and singular the goods and Estate which were of Samuel Lowell, late of Readfield, in the county of Kennebec, deceased, intestate, and has undertaken that trust by giving bond as the law directs:--All persons therefore, having demands against the Estate of Said deceased are desired to exhibit the same for settlement; and all indebted to said Estate are requested to make immediate payment to REUBEN LOWELL, Adm’r, Chesterville, Jan. 1, 1839”

      [NOTE: In above notice, Samuel Lowell’s residence at the time of his death is stated as “Readfield.” In notice below, Samuel Lowell’s residence at the time of his death is stated as “Chesterville.” It is not clear if the reference to Readfield in the above notice is correct or a mistake. No other documents have been found indicating that Samuel Lowell lived in Readfield.]

      “Probate Notice: Age (Augusta, ME) Vol. VIII, Issue 3, Page 4, Tuesday, February 5, 1839:
      “Notice is hereby given that the suscriber has been duly appointed Administrator of all and singular the goods and estate which were of Samuel Lowell, late of Chesterville, in the County of Franklin, deceased, intestate, and has undertaken that trust by giving bond as the law directs. All persons, therehaving demands against the estate of said deceased, are desired to exhibit the same for settlement; and all indebted to said estate are requested to make immediate payment to Reuben Lowell, Adm’r., Chesterille, Jan. 1, 1839.” [1]
    Person ID I276  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 

    Father Joshua Bartlett LOWELL,   b. 23 Mar 1769, Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1821, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth “Betsy” HEATH,   b. 25 Apr 1774, New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1822, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1795 
    Headstones
    Lowell, Joshua Bartlett and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Heath Lowell
    Lowell, Joshua Bartlett and Elizabeth "Betsy" Heath Lowell
    Sketches by Mitchell Block.
    Family ID F104  Group Sheet

    Family Hannah LOWELL,   b. 13 Feb 1799, Wilton, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1871, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1821  Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Charles LOWELL,   b. 25 Feb 1823, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1823, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Charles LOWELL,   b. 23 Feb 1824, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1847, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     3. Harriet Butler LOWELL,   b. 26 Feb 1826, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1829, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)
    +4. William Franklin LOWELL,   b. 17 Feb 1828, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1878, Newport, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +5. Hiram LOWELL,   b. 4 Jun 1830, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1867, Winthrop, Kennebec, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     6. Hannah Elizabeth LOWELL,   b. 17 Mar 1832, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1907, Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +7. Harriet Jane LOWELL,   b. 24 Mar 1835, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1909, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +8. John Fairfield LOWELL,   b. 17 May 1837, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1908, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F94  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Mar 1799 - Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Jun 1821 - Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Dec 1838 - Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Center Cemetery, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Wills.  Lowell, Samuel.  Probate Documents.
    Wills. Lowell, Samuel. Probate Documents.
    Samuel Lowell died on 20 December 1838, in Chesterville, Maine, without having left a will. His brother, Reuben Lowell, Jr. was appointed to serve as administrator for his estate. Samuel Lowell's estate was settled on 5 February 1839.
    Land Records.  Lowell, Bartlett and Reuben Lowell. Release and quit claim interest in property to their brother Samuel Lowell, 1824.
    Land Records. Lowell, Bartlett and Reuben Lowell. Release and quit claim interest in property to their brother Samuel Lowell, 1824.
    Bartlett Lowell and Reuben Lowell, Jr., quit claim their interest in portion of land owned by their deceased father, Joshua B. Lowell, to their brother, Samuel. Joshua B. Lowell died on 12 March 1821. In 1824, after the death of their mother in 1822, his three adult sons divided his property among themselves so that each adult son would have their own home farm.
    Land Records.  Lowell, Sally.  Purchases land from Reuben Lowell's children, 1825.
    Land Records. Lowell, Sally. Purchases land from Reuben Lowell's children, 1825.
    Sally Lowell was Reuben Lowell's second wife. They married on 10 Nov 1807. Reuben Lowell died on 1 June 1824. On 9 May 1825, Sally purchases outright her late husband's home farm in Chesterville from all of the children and their descendants born to Reuben Lowell and his first wife, Priscilla.
    Land Records.  Lowell, Samuel and Bartlett Lowell.  Release and quit claim interest in property to their brother, Reuben Lowell, 1824.
    Land Records. Lowell, Samuel and Bartlett Lowell. Release and quit claim interest in property to their brother, Reuben Lowell, 1824.
    Samuel and Bartlett Lowell quit claim their interest in the second piece of property purchased by their father, Joshua B. Lowell, to their brother, Reuben Lowell, Jr., 1824. Joshua B. Lowell died on 12 March 1821. In 1824, after the death of their mother in 1822, his three adult sons divided his property among themselves so that each adult son had their own home farm.
    Land Records.  Lowell, Samuel and Reuben Lowell.  Release and quit claim interest in property to their brother, Bartlett Lowell, 1824.
    Land Records. Lowell, Samuel and Reuben Lowell. Release and quit claim interest in property to their brother, Bartlett Lowell, 1824.
    Joshua B. Lowell died on 12 March 1821. After the death of his wife in 1822, his three sons divided his property among themselves so that each adult son would have their own home farm.
    Land Records.  Lowell, Samuel.  Purchases property from brother, Bartlett Lowell, 1824.
    Land Records. Lowell, Samuel. Purchases property from brother, Bartlett Lowell, 1824.
    Bartlett Lowell sells a small portion of his home farm, inherited from his father, Joshua B. Lowell, to his brother, Samuel Lowell. The property sold to Samuel Lowell was limited to the land on which Samuel Lowell's home stood.

    Headstones
    Lowell, Samuel
    Lowell, Samuel
    Sketch by Mitchell Block.

    Albums
    Lowell Land Transactions in Chesterville, Maine
    Lowell Land Transactions in Chesterville, Maine (18)
    The images in this album depict a variety of land transactions occurring in Chesterville, Maine. Transactions occurred between 1790-1854.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America from 1639 to 1899., Lowell, Delmar R., (Tuttle Company, Rutland, Vt., 1899).