Samuel Preston 1672-1717
New England Prestons - MA, CT, VT, RI & NY
Samuel Preston b.3-16-1672 d.5-29-1717 in Andover, MA, son of Samuel
Preston and Susanna Gutterson, married Sarah Bridges on 4-2-1694. Samuel and Sarah
had 13 children:
- Sarah Preston b.2-5-1695 d.8-16-1703.
- Levi Preston b.10-25-1696 in Andover, MA d.12-6-1781 in Foster, RI. He
married Elizabeth Harnden on 9-9-1718 in Reading, MA. They had 8 children:
- Samuel Preston b.xxxx d.xxxx. Born in Killingly, CT.
- Benjamin Preston b.7-12-1724 in Killingly, Windham, CT.
- Sarah Preston b.6-28-1726.
- David Preston b.9-14-1727 in Killingly, CT.
- Isaac Preston b.4-14-1731 in Killingly, CT.
- Daniel Preston b.6-26-1733 in Killingly, CT.
- Othniel Preston b.ca1734/5 in Killingly, CT and died 9-17-1777 in White
Creek, Washington, NY. He married Unknown and they had 3 children:
- Othniel Preston Jr. 1757-1818 m. Roxana Unknown and they had 12 children:
- Othniel Preston III ca.1789- .
- James Preston 1791-1847 m. Mary Gorham 1787-1852 and they had 7 children:
Joseph Preston b.1794 d.ca.1840, 3rd child of Othniel Jr. and Roxana,
m. Ruth Ann Hyde ca.1800-1882. Joseph and Ruth had 7 children:
- James H. Preston 1820- .
- Othniel Preston 1822- .
- Josiah Gorham Preston 1824- .
- Phoebe Preston
- Mary Preston xxxx-1881
- Eunice Preston .
- Roxand Preston .
- Joseph Preston 1824-1892 m. Sarah Eldred
1827-1876. Joseph and Sarah had 8 children. See link to Joseph for details. Joseph married
secondly Susanna Dowd b.xxxx d.1912. No children.
- George W. Preston 1821-1891 m. Laura Unknown b.xxxx d.1892. George and Laura had 7
Roxanna Preston 1820-1909 m. Milo Dailey.
Elizabeth Jane Preston 1827-1895 m. William Sweet Abbott 1827-1911. Elizabeth and
William had 6 children. See link Elizabeth Preston for
Benjamin E. Preston 1829-1906 m. Sarah M. Smith 1827-1889. Benjamin and
Sarah had 6 children:
- Andrew Preston 1843-1921 m. Mary A. Unknown.
- Mary Preston 1846- .
- Sarah A. Preston 1849- .
- James Preston 1855- .
- Jane Preston 1858- .
- Albert Preston 1863- .
- Elizabeth Preston 1865- .
Alvah Preston 1817- m. Bethia Mandeville 1824- and they had 4 children:
- Benjamin E. Preston Jr. 1855- m. Mattie R. Unknown.
- William O. Preston 1860- m. Catherine Dayton.
- Jesse H. Preston 1864- .
- Jane A. "Jennie" Preston 1866-1883 m. Garrett L. Van Riper 1866- .
- Eva A. Preston 1869-1886 m. Edward Dayton.
- Alice A. Preston 1858-1862.
- Franklin Preston 1842- .
- Margaret J. Preston 1848- .
- Harriet A. Preston 1850- .
- Alice B. Preston 1855- m. Wilbur L. Gates 1855-.
Alvah married secondly, Margaret Unknown 1813- and they had one child:
Alice Preston 1831- .
Benjamin Preston 1795- , 4th child of Othniel Jr. and Roxana.
Rocsanna Preston 1801- .
Elizabette (Elizabeth ?) Preston 1802-
Elijah Preston 1805-1872 m. Lydia Ann Mandeville 1807- .
William Preston 1806- .
Lucinda Preston 1808- .
Charles Preston 1813- .
Ruth Preston b.8-14-1764 d.9-2-1791, 2nd child of Othniel Preston Sr. and Unknown, and
married Abraham Case.
Naomi Preston b.7-22-1766.
Levi Preston, 8th child of Levi Sr. and Elizabeth Harnden,
b.9-7-1736 d.1781 in Albany, NY. Levi married Deliverance Mosher in 1758 and they had 7
- John Preston b.9-15-1759.
- Phebe Preston b.4-25-1761 married Unknown Robinson.
- Mary Preston b.9-29-1762 d.8-5-1843 in White Creek, Washington, NY.
- Ephraim Preston b.3-10-1764.
- Elizabeth Preston b.3-2-1766.
- Levi Preston b.4-13-1769.
- Hannah Preston b.4-13-1771 d.12-2-1848 in White Creek, Washington, NY. She married
Elijah Slocum on 6-27-1793.
After Elizabeth Harnden's death, Levi Preston Sr. married 2ndly,
Mary Fuller on 7-7-1742 in Killingly, CT and had 9 children.Phoebe Preston (twin) b.4-1711 in Andover and died 1739 in Sturbridge, MA.
Isaac Preston (twin) b.4-1711 and died 1746. Isaac married Abigail
Russell and they had 5 children:
Colburn Preston b. 4-24-1743 in Killingly, CT. and he married Elenor
Unknown. They had 3 children:
Mary Preston b.1-17-1745 in Killingly, CT d.9-9-1827 in Rockingham,
VT. Mary married Samuel Taylor in July 1770 and they had 5 children:
- Sylvanus Preston bap. 7-1-1775 in Rockingham, VT.
- David Preston bap.5-9-1779 in Rockingham, VT d.5-22-1779.
- Daniel Preston bap.10-15-1780.
Elizabeth Preston b.xxxx d.xxxx.
Bethia Preston b.1748 in Scituate, Providence, RI and died 2-15-1838
in Rockingham, VT. Bethia married Jonathan Burt and they had 4 children:
- Sally Taylor.
- Samuel Taylor.
- Polly Taylor.
- Sally Taylor.
- Betsey Taylor.
Jerusha Preston b.1749 in Scituate, RI and married Joseph Adams.
Jerusha was the 5th child of Levi Preston Sr. and Mary Fuller. Jerusha and Joseph had 10
- Edward Burt
- Roswell Burt
- Jonathan Burt
- David Burt
Adeline Preston married Solomon Wright.
Joanna Preston b.1755 and married Daniel Weaver. They had 8 children:
- Luther Adams
- Joseph Adams
- Mary Adams
- Sampson Adams
- Sally Adams
- Abijah Adams
- Rhoda Adams
- Anna Adams
- Levi Preston Adams
- Samuel Taylor Adams
Daniel Preston b.8-18-1763 in Scituate, RI. Daniel married Mary Baker
on 4-15-1781 in Foster, RI and they had 13 children: (Daniel married Mary Unknown on
- Ezek Weaver
- Polly Weaver
- Sally Weaver
- Joanna Weaver
- Daniel Weaver
- Randilla Weaver
- John Weaver
- James Weaver
James Preston b.1766 in Scituate, RI and died 1850 in Caroline
Center, Tompkins, NY. James married Sally French on 1-27-1786 in Rockingham, VT. They had
- Rachel Preston b.4-27-1782 in Foster and she married Obed Fuller on 1-17-1799.
- Levi Preston b.10-16-1783 in Foster, RI.
- Unknown Preston b.1-16-1785 d.1-17-1785.
- Molly Preston b.6-24-1786 in Foster d.3-14-1836. She married Arthur Aylesworth.
- Samson Preston b.2-2-1788.
- Waite Preston b.4-4-1790 in Foster, RI.
- Amarilda Preston b.12-24-1791 d.6-18-1792.
- James Preston b.6-20-1793 married Celinda Perkins on 12-5-1813 in Foster.
- Randilla Preston b.4-11-1795 d.3-4-1867 married Samuel Burlingham.
- Joab Preston b.9-23-1797 in Foster, RI.
- Adah Preston b.4-28-1799 in Foster.
- Joanna Preston b.6-21-1800.
- Anna Preston b.6-13-1802.
Mary Preston b.3-31-1699 in Andover, MA d.4-15-1754 and married
Christopher Lovejoy on 12-28-1718. They had 6 children:(Mary was the 3rd child of Samuel
Preston and Sarah Bridges.)
- Sally Ann Preston b.10-28-1787 in Rockingham, VT d.4-19-1858. She married Charles
Bancroft in Rutland, VT.
- Mary "Polly" Preston b.4-23-1790 in Rockingham, VT and married Daniel Birch.
- Betsey Preston b.10-6-1793 d.4-1874, married Enoch Cafferty.
- James Preston b.10-1-1796 in Rockingham.
- Rosamond Preston b.6-27-1799 and married 1st Edward Dodge. She married 2nd Henry
- Alexander Campbell Preston (twin) b.6-11-1802.
- Lovell Elijah Preston (twin) b.6-11-1802 in Rockingham, VT.
- Randilla Preston b.4-20-1805 d.4-15-1883. She married Arruner Pulsipher.
- Julia Nichols Preston b.10-20-1806 married Elijah Evans.
Jemima Preston b.5-29-1701 in Andover, MA.
Joanna Preston b.ca.1702 in Andover, MA and married Samuel Utter on
5-5-1721 in KIillingly, CT. They had 4 children:
- Christopher Lovejoy
- Christopher Lovejoy
- Abial Lovejoy
- Nathan Lovejoy
- Mary Lovejoy
- Isaac Lovejoy
Sarah Preston b.xxxx in Andover and married John Stacy on 1-24-1724.
Elizabeth Preston b.xxxx in Andover, MA.
Samuel Preston b.1708 d.10-11-1781 and married
- Samuel Utter (twin)
- Sarah Utter (twin)
- Joanna Utter
- Ruth Utter
Ruth Preston b.7-25-1713 and married Nathaniel Barnard on 5-10-1733.
They had 3 children:
- Abigail Preston b.12-31-1733 in Littleton, MA married James Cory.
- Susannah Preston b.7-20-1736 in Littleton, MA married Henry Durant.
- Sarah Preston b.12-7-1738 in Littleton, MA married Josiah Proctor in Aug. 1761.
- Martha Preston b.ca 1742 in Littleton and married James Badger on 5-28-1770.
- Isaac Preston b.7-18-1744 in Littleton, MA.
Caleb Preston (twin)b.4-3-1716 in Andover. Died 4-26-1716.
Joshua Preston (twin) b.4-3-1716 in Andover and married Agnes Peacock on 12-10-1739 in
- Mary Barnard
- Mary Barnard
- Nathaniel Barnard
Almost all of the above data (and more) is on a page called "Ancestors of Albert Lee
Still". Additional data was supplied by Mike and Bonnie Stinchcomb on the
descendants of Othniel Preston Jr and his wife Roxana. These are shown on this page and
also on the Joseph Preston page and a page on Elizabeth Preston and her husband William Sweet Abbott.
Last updated 4/10/2007
Page by F. L. Preston