Moses Straw
(1728-After 1800)
Elizabeth Colby
(1731-Abt 1770)
John Straw
(1756-1823)
Mary Emerson
(1760-1847)

Samuel Straw
(1792-1875)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Mary Griffin

Samuel Straw

  • Born: 28 Feb 1792, Hill, Merrimack County, New Hampshire
  • Marriage (1): Mary Griffin on 1 Mar 1817 in Londonderry, Rockingham County, New Hampshire
  • Died: 11 Jul 1875, Richmond, Chittenden County, Vermont at age 83
  • Buried: Richmond Village Cemetery in Chittenden County, Vermont

  General Notes:

DOM POM per S. Phaneuf per Kindredkonnection and Straw/Burns Bible transcribed by S. Wilson and found on Internet. also IGI files. Samuel and his family moved to VT after November 1823 and prior to son's birth in 1827 (Sylvester born VT 1827) Samuel STRAW was born on 28 Feb 1791 in New Chester, New Hampshire. He died on 11 Jul 1873 in Richmond, Chittendon County, Vermont. He was married to Mary GRIFFIN in March, 1817 in Londonderry, New Hampshire.

Mary GRIFFIN was born on 30 Nov 1797 in Pelham, New Hampshire. She died on 14 Dec 1878 in Bolton, Chittendon, Vermont.

Children were:

i. Ambrosia STRAW. ii. Cyrus G STRAW was born on 31 Mar 1817 in Londonderry, New Hampshire. He died on 28 Apr 1892 in Gravity, Iowa. iii. Mary Jr STRAW was born on 10 Dec 1818 in New Chester, New Hampshire. She died on 29 Jul 1871 in Bolton, Chittendon, Vermont. iv. Elisa STRAW was born on 25 Nov 1820 in New Chester, New Hampshire. She died on 19 Feb 1902 in Bristol. v. Sally B STRAW was born on 17 Nov 1822 in New Chester, New Hampshire. She died on 10 Oct 1835 in Bolton, Chittendon, Vermont.

The originator of this page has a family bible which was begun by Mary (GRIFFIN) STRAW and has information on many family members for several generations into the BURNS line. Much of this information is not available in either New Hampshire's or Vermont's Vital Records Offices. For more information please contact via mail: Sylvia Manning P O Box 21 Forest Dale, VT 05745 or/ e-mail SRW7655@aol.com. or/ sylvia@vermontancestors.com


Per census records Samuel lived Richmond, VT 1830-1860.

Jim Townsend lists a female named Meltham b. c 1840 and a William M. b c 1862. He does not list Mary, Elisa, Sally, Rebecca or Edgar. S. Wilson lists all but Rebecca, Edgar and Elvira. per Straw bible he died ae 84y 4m 11d in Richmond, VT

census 1830 Richmond, VT 0-5 Meltham 5-10 Franklin S 10-15 Sylvester (1827) and Elvira ( 1830) 40-50 Samuel (1794) 40-50 Mary Griffin ( 1798)

census 1840 Richmond, VT 0-5 Meltham 5-10 Franklin S 10-15 Sylvester and Elvira 40-50 Samuel and Mary (Where is Cyrus?)


census 1850; Richmond, VT Samuel age 56 farmer born NH Mary 52 born NH Cyrus G age 33; born NH Sylvester age 23; laborer; born VT Franklin S. 17 born VT Meltham age 10 born VT Hannah age 7 born VT Ellen L. Smith age 22; born VT (Elvira now married and livng outside HH age 20)

census of 1860 Richmond, Chittenden County, VT: Samuel age 68; born NH Mary age 64; born VT Frank age 21; born VT Wealthy age 17 ; born VT Ambrosia age 8 ; born VT Edgar Merrill age 38; born VT Elisa Merrill age 51; born VT

census 1870 for Richmond, VT Samuel Straw age 80 born NH Mary age 73 born NH William age 8 born in Wisconsin (Sylvester's son) [Franklin] Sargent age 36 born in VT [Samuel's son]

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Samuel married Mary Griffin, daughter of John Griffin and Mary, on 1 Mar 1817 in Londonderry, Rockingham County, New Hampshire. (Mary Griffin was born on 30 Nov 1797 in Pelham, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, died on 14 Dec 1878 in Bolton, Chittenden County, Vermont and was buried in Richmond Village Cemetery in Chittenden County, Vermont.)




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