Col. GERRISH Samuel

Col. GERRISH Samuel[1]

Male 1748 - 1825  (77 years)

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  • Name GERRISH Samuel 
    Prefix Col. 
    Born 20 Apr 1748  Contoocook=>Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence Bef 1774  Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    _UID B68C0D38EB9ED5118A06444553540000B68E 
    Died 16 Nov 1825  Canterbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Aft 16 Nov 1825  Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • (Plains Cemetery.)
    Col. Samuel & Lucy (NOYES) GERRISH family monument
    Col. Samuel & Lucy (NOYES) GERRISH family monument
    Col. Samuel Gerrish - father
    Lucy (Noyes) Gerrish - mother
    Stephen Gerrish - son
    Joseph Gerrish - son
    Sarah (Chandler) Gerrish - daughter in law (1st wife of Joseph)
    Judith Gerrish - granddaughter (daughter of Joseph & Sarah (Chandler)
    Nathan Gerrish - grandson (son of Joseph & Sarah (Chandler) Gerrish)
    Richard Gerrish - grandson (son of John & Rhoda (Little) Gerrish)
    Sarah (Church) Gerrish - daughter in law (2nd wife of Joseph)
    Hannover Dickey Furnald - great grandson (son of Capt. True O & Susan (Gerrish) Furnald)
    Notes 
    • Probably this was the Col. Samuel Gerrish cashiered for conduct unworthy of an officer at Bunker's Hill and Sewall's Point Aug 19, 1775; a sentence pronounced by the J. advocate "far too severe". When the battle was fought neither he nor his officers were commissioned.
    Person ID I13033  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2011 

    Father Capt. GERRISH Stephen,   b. 22 Jan 1711, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1788, Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother HALE Joanna,   b. Jun 1715, Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. CA 1792, Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1741  Contoocook=>Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Family ID F8429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family NOYES Lucy,   b. 16 Feb 1751/2, Hebron, Grafton, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1818  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1774  Hollis, Hillsborough, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6
    • The Noyes Descendants, Vol. I and Desc. of George Little has no date.
    Children 
     1. GERRISH Enoch,   b. 1775, Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Saint Armand, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Capt. GERRISH Joseph,   b. 19 Mar 1777, Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1839  (Age 62 years)
     3. GERRISH Stephen,   b. 1789, Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1811  (Age 22 years)
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F4946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Apr 1748 - Contoocook=>Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 1774 - Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Nov 1825 - Canterbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 16 Nov 1825 - Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War

  • Sources 
    1. [S1890] CD-Mary Adams Rolfe Papers, Disk #2 Follansbee through Long.

    2. [S331] Book-Little-Descendants of George Little, p.9.

    3. [S346] Book-History of the Town of Hollis, NH, p.346.

    4. [S86] Death-gravestone, Plains Cemetery; Boscawen, NH.

    5. [S331] Book-Little-Descendants of George Little, p.18.

    6. [S65] Book-Noyes-The Noyes Descendants, Vol. I, p.310.