Samuel MONROE

Samuel MONROE

Male 1720 - 1777

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  • Name  Samuel MONROE  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Born  9 Sep 1720  Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  1 Apr 1722  Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Samuel was baptized at the Canterbury First Church.
    Gender  Male 
    Died  15 Jan 1777  Windsor, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I643  Munro
    Last Modified  10 Dec 2014 

    Father  David MUNROE,   b. 6 Oct 1680, Lexington, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1755, Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Deborah HOWE,   b. 19 Oct 1685, Concord, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1748, Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1704  Concord, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F292  Group Sheet

    Family  Abigail READ,   b. 29 Apr 1723, Norwich, New London Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1817, , Chenango Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1744 
    Children 
    >1. Isaac MONROE,   b. 1745, Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1825, Plymouth, Chenango Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Deborah MONROE,   b. 5 Nov 1747, Canterbury, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1828, , Delaware Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Leonard MONROE,   b. 11 Oct 1757, Willmington, , Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1827, , Delaware Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. William MONROE,   b. 16 May 1761, Willington, , Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1838, Plymouth, Chenango Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Ammitty MONROE,   b. Sep 1763, Willington, , Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  11 Feb 2010 
    Family ID  F291  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Samuel Monroe was of Canterbury, and Willington, Connecticut. He died while serving with the Connecticut troops in the Revolutionary War. His place of death is said to be 3 miles over North River from Kings Ferry to New Jersey.

      He served in the French and Indian War in the company commanded by Captain Jedediah Fay of Ashford, Connecticut, from 10 Apr to 3 Sep 1758 and in the campaign of 1759 under Captain Slap of Mansfield, Connecticut. In the Revolutionary War, he served in the fourth company, eighth Regiment of Connecticut Volunteers, from 8 Jul to 30 Nov 1775 and reenlisted 14 May 1776 for one year in Captain Oziah Pettibone's company of Colonel Ward's Regiment. He died in the service 15 Jan 1777, as shown by a certificate filed in the Archives in the Connecticut State Library.

      Ref: Clan Munro files - Coye, Ruby

      Ref: Membership application for Harris G. Terry dated 21 Oct 2002

      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA

  • Sources 
    1. [S796] Clan Munro e-files - Powell, Sheryl, Sheryl Powell, Email from Sheryl Powell - 14 Apr 2011 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S480] Clan Munro files - Allen, Marjorie Ruth, Marjorie Ruth Allen, Notes from secretary's file (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S96] Clan Munro files - Boyette, Darlene Joy, Darlene Joy Boyette, membership application for Darlene J. Boyette dated 4 Jun 2 001 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S156] Clan Munro files - Goodner, Melody Lee, Melody Lee Goodner, Membership application for Melody Lee Goodner dated 4 Feb 2 002 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S797] Clan Munro files - Daniel, Barbara Jean Monroe, Barbara Jean Monroe Daniel, Ancestor Chart for Wayne Leroy Monroe compiled by Beatrice Berlin Monroe - 23 May 1988 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S206] Clan Munro files - Terry, Harris G., Harris G. Terry, Membership application for Harris G. Terry dated 21 Oct 2002 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S737] Clan Munro files - van Leer, Carolyn Babcock, Carolyn Babcock van Leer, Membership application for Carolyn Babcock van Leer - 3 Nov 2009 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S100] Lexington Munroes, Richard S. Munroe, (privately published in Florence, Massachusetts (1986)), p. 11, 27 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S727] The Monroe Book, Dr. Joan S. Guilford, (Franklin, North Carolina: Genealogy Publishing Service, 1993.), p. 22. (Reliability: 3).