Samuel L. LOWELL

Male 1776 - 1862  (86 years)


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  • Name Samuel L. LOWELL 
    Born 4 Jan 1776  Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Sep 1862  Abbot, Piscataquis, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Old Cemetery, Abbot, Piscataquis, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Farmington VR: “Mrj. Samuel Lowell of Farmington and Miss Miriam Sherburne of Reedfield intend marriage and were lawfully published Dec. 1, 1816. Certificate issued 23 Dec 1816.”

      "As a child he came to the Sandy River Township, now Farmington, Franklin, Maine., with his parents, and succeeded to the homestead farm, where he spent his active life.
      He was famous as a trapper and hunter. A man highly esteemed by all."

      "Samuel Lowell came as a child to the township, and succeeded to the homestead farm, where he spent his active life. He passed his old age with his children in Abbot, where he died, Sept. 5, 1862. Mr. Lowell was famous as a hunter and trapper, and had a most keen relish for the sports of the chase. He md., Dec. 22, 1803 (pub.), Elizabeth Bartlett of Mr. Vernon, who d. in 1815; he md. (2), Dec. 23, 1816 (pub.), Miriam Sherburne of Readfield; d. Aug., 1827. Nine children."

      Lived with his daughter Sarah, at the time of the 1850 and 1860 census.


      “Samuel (7) Lowell (Reuben (1))--Percival (1) b. in Kingston N.H. Jan. 4, 1775: m. Dec. 22 1803 his cousin Elizabeth, b. 1778, dau. of Samuel and Abigail (Wheeler) Bartlett of Kingston N. H. When a child his parents moved to Farmington Me. He was a large shipper of furs to the Boston and New York markets. After the death of his wife, he went to Abbot to live with his children, where he d. Sept. 5, 1862.««s11»», ««s14»», ««s4»» [1, 2, 3]
    Person ID I420  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2017 

    Father Reuben LOWELL,   b. 29 Jun 1739, Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1824, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Priscilla BARTLETT,   b. 22 Mar 1741, Wells, York, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1807, Chesterville, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1761  Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents
    Land Records.  Lowell, Reuben.  Family and Descendants.  Land Records from Franklin County, Maine.
    Land Records. Lowell, Reuben. Family and Descendants. Land Records from Franklin County, Maine.
    Franklin County, Maine Ledger Index to Records, from May 10, 1838 to January 1, 1884, listing all Lowell family entries for land transactions. Contains book and page number data.
    Family ID F105  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Elizabeth BARTLETT,   b. 1778,   d. 1815  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1803  Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Sarah LOWELL,   b. 10 Jan 1805, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1889  (Age 84 years)
     2. Samuel LOWELL,   b. 2 Dec 1807, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1874, Dexter, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    +3. Timothy Bartlett LOWELL,   b. 13 Oct 1809, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1884, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Simeon LOWELL,   b. 1811, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1843, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    +5. William Wheeler LOWELL,   b. 8 Jun 1813, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1864, Dover, Lincoln, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     6. Cyrus LOWELL,   b. Abt 1814, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1814  (Age ~ 0 years)
     7. Jessie LOWELL,   b. 1815, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1815  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F154  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Miriam SHERBURNE,   d. Aug 1827 
    Married 23 Dec 1816 
    Children 
    +1. Henry Sherburn LOWELL,   b. Nov 1820, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Miriam LOWELL,   b. 30 Jan 1822, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1899, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    +3. Nelson True LOWELL,   b. 30 Jul 1824, Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1897  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F164  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jan 1776 - Kingston, Rockingham, New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Dec 1803 - Farmington, Franklin, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Sep 1862 - Abbot, Piscataquis, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Old Cemetery, Abbot, Piscataquis, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Land Records.  Lowell, Reuben and Samuel L. Lowell.  Donate land to the Town of Farmington for a Cemetery, 1812.
    Land Records. Lowell, Reuben and Samuel L. Lowell. Donate land to the Town of Farmington for a Cemetery, 1812.
    Father Reuben Lowell and son Samuel L. Lowell donate a small portion of land from each of their respective home farms in Farmington to serve as a burial ground for the town of Farmington. The cemetery that was created on this land is now called "Lowell Cemetery, Farmington".
    Land Records.  Lowell, Reuben.  Sells Portion of his Farmington Home Farm to Samuel L. Lowell, 1805.
    Land Records. Lowell, Reuben. Sells Portion of his Farmington Home Farm to Samuel L. Lowell, 1805.
    Reuben Lowell sells a major portion of Lot 15 to his son Samuel L. Lowell.
    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 L.  Sells land in Farmington to father, Reuben Lowell, 1808.
    Land Records. Lowell, Samuel L. Sells land in Farmington to father, Reuben Lowell, 1808.
    Son Samuel L. Lowell sells to father, Reuben Lowell, land that was owned three years earlier by Reuben Lowell, and sold at that time to Samuel L. Lowell.

    Albums
    Lowell Land Transactions in Farmington, Maine
    Lowell Land Transactions in Farmington, Maine (8)
    The images in this album depict a variety of land transactions occurring in Farmington, Maine. Transactions occurred between 1790 and 1812.

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] A History of Farmington, Franklin County, Maine, from the Earliest Explorations to the Present Time, 1776-1885., Butler, Francis Gould., (Farmington: Press of Knowlton, McLeary, and Co., 1885.).

    2. [S14] Old Foxcroft Maine: Traditions and Memories with Family Records., Mary Chandler Lowell, M.D., J.M..

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