Samuel Preston 1651-1738
New England Prestons - Andover, MA (Also CT & NY)
Samuel Preston b.1651 in Ipswich, MA d.7-10-1738 in Andover, MA. Samuel was the son of Roger Preston and Martha Unknown. He was a Carpenter/Yeoman.
Samuel married Susannah Gutterson (b.ca.1654 d.12-29-1710) on 5-27-1672 in Andover, MA.
They had 11 children: (Samuel married second on 9-24-1713 Mary Rowlandson (1666-1738/9),
- Samuel Preston b.3-16-1672 d.5-29-1717 in Andover, MA.
He married Sarah Bridges on 4-2-1694. Samuel and Sarah had 13 children.
- William Preston b.1-11-1675.
- Susannah Preston b.3-30-1677 d.2-20-1742 in Andover, MA. She married James
Holt on 5-24-1705 and they had 7 children:
Mary Preston b.1-5-1678 in Andover, MA and married Benjamin Russell
on 3-26-1702. They had 6 children:
- Abigail Holt.
- James Holt
- Zerviah Holt
- Barzilla Holt/LI>
- Rhoda Holt
- Abigail Holt
- Bridget Holt
Jacob Preston b.2-24-1681 in Andover, MA and died
after 1742. He moved his family to Windham, CT in about 1720. He was a blacksmith and it
is believed he died in Ashford, CT. He married Sarah Wilson on 6-17-1702 and they had 7
Elizabeth Preston, 6th child of Samuel Preston and Susannah Gutterson,
b.2-14-1682 in Andover, MA. She married John Holt on 1-16-1706.
John Preston b.5-1-1685 in Andover, MA and died 7-26-1733 in Windham,
CT. Buried in Hampton, CT. John married Mary Haines on 1-10-1707 in Andover. They had 12
children:(New data in bold on Susannah and David provided by Nancy Lanni
- Benjamin Russell
- Mary Russell
- Abigail Russell
- Lydia Russell
- Joseph Russell
- Zerviah Russell
- John Preston b.1708 in Killingly, CT. He was a Tailor. John married Eleanor Stiles on
3-18-1731 in Windhan and they had 7 children:
- Asa Preston b.6-8-1732 in Windham. He was baptized 6-11-1732.
- John Preston b.4-12-1735 and I assume died before March 1739.
- Unknown Preston b.3-1737.
- John Preston bap.3-25-1739 in Windham, CT.
- Anne Preston b.8-7-1741 in Ashford, CT.
- Stephen Preston b.5-19-1743 in Ashford, CT.
- Jonathan Preston b.5-10-1746 in Ashford, CT.
- Mary Preston, the 2nd child of John Preston and Mary Haines,b.xxxx
d.4-13-1766 and married Stephen Smith on 12-28-1736 in Windham, CT. They had 9 children:
Susannah Preston, the 3rd child of John Preston and Mary Haines, b.9-9-1711 d.4-24-1788
married on 12-26-1732 Richard Adams b.6-3-1708 d.3-1-1787. Both Susannah and
Richard died in Sandisfield, MA. Richard was the son of Richard Adams and Mary (Leonard)
Adams of Preston, CT. .
Jonathan Preston b.2-1714 in Killingly, CT.
Joseph Preston b.2-28-1717 in Killingly, CT and married Mary Frame on
4-8-1738. They had 6 children:
- John Smith b.5-18-1738.
- Stephen Smith 6-19-1739.
- Mary Smith b.7-25-1741.
- Peter Smith b.7-28-1743.
- James Smith b.1744-.
- Benjamin Smith b.2-15-1748.
- Peabody Smith b.7-27-1749.
- Sarah Smith b.12-11-1751.
- Mehitable Smith b.11-3-1754.
Benjamin Preston, 6th child of John Preston and Mary Haines,
bap.6-22-1718 in Killingly, CT. He was a Carpenter.
Theodore Preston b.abt.1720 in Killingly, and married Eunice Bunde on
1-29-1742. Theodore was a Blacksmith.
William Preston, 8th child of John Preston and Mary Haines, b.1721
d.1776 in Ashford, CT. He married Mary Avery on 10-9-1746 in Pomfret, Windham, CT. William
and Mary had 10 children:
- Aaron Preston b.4-22-1741 in Union, CT.
- Mehitable Preston b.9-29-1743 and married Manassah Prentice.
- Joseph Preston b.3-15-1746 in Union, CT.
- Mary Preston b.4-1748.
- Daniel Preston b.7-11-1750 in Norwich, CT.
- Mary Preston b.12-29-1753 in Norwich, CT.
- Abia Preston b.10-9-1747 d.1-5-1748 in Pomfret, CT.
- Abia (Abiah) Preston b.11-1-1748 in Pomfret, CT. and he married on 4/8/1772
Nathan Lamb in Ashford, CT. They had:
Ruth Preston b.7-29-1750 in Pomfret, CT. d.10-23-1754 in Pomfret.
Samuel Preston b.7-1752 and d.10-6-1754.
Ebenezer Preston b.11-6-1754 d.11-13-1754.
Mary Preston b.10-19-1755 in Ashford, CT. and married Unknown Webb.
William Preston b.3-6-1758 in Ashford, CT.
Ruth Preston b.6-5-1760 in Ashford, CT.
Sarah Preston, 9th child of William Preston and Mary Avery.
Samuel Preston b.1763 d.xxxx.
Abigail Preston, 9th child of John Preston and Mary Haines, bap.
9-15-1723 in Killingly, CT. and married Daniel Plumley on 10-5-1740 in Windham, CT.
David Preston <1725-> m. on 7-22-1747 in Ashford, Windham, CT. Susannah Mason..
Samuel Preston b.8-20-1727 in Windham, CT.
Sarah Preston, 12th child of John Preston and Mary Haines, b.2-6-1730 d.5-18-1731.
Joseph Preston, 8th child of Samuel Preston and Susannah Gutterson,
b.1-26-1687 in Andover, MA and died 3-9-1714 in Andover. He married Rebecca Preston on
12-21-1709 and they had 2 children: (Rebecca was the daughter of John Preston and Sarah
Gerry, and granddaughter of Roger Preston.)
- Samuel Lamb m. in 1812 Nancy Converse. Samuel and Nancy had:
- Lodicia Lamb m. on 12/27/1840 Clark Blanchard in Marcellus, NY.
Ruth Preston b.2-7-1689 in Andover. She married Hugh Taylor on
Lydia Preston, 10th child of Samuel Preston and Susannah Gutterson, b.10-8-1690 in
Andover and married Daniel Holt on 2-26-1715 in Woodstock, CT.
Priscilla Preston b.3-19-1696 in Andover, MA. She died 1-29-1716 also in Andover. She
married George Holt on 2-22-1715 and they had one child:
- Preston b.1-26-1710/11 in Andover, MA.
- Joseph Preston b.8-22-1713 d.2-24-1738. He married Phebe Farnum on 5-9-1735 in Windham,
CT. They had one child:
- Henry Preston bap.6-14-1736 in Windham, CT.
Last updated 4/10/2007
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