Family Card - Person Sheet
Family Card - Person Sheet
NameSamuel Loree Axtell971, 27:41
Birth11 Nov 1791, Morris Co., New Jersey971
Death21 Jun 1855, Macomb Co., Michigan971
FatherCol. Silas Axtell , 27:4 (1769-1823)
MotherElizabeth Loree (~1771-1851)
Birth23 Dec 1792, Mendham, Morris Co., New Jersey971,2022
Death4 Dec 1881971
Marriage29 Mar 1812, Morris Co., New Jersey971
ChildrenSilas Henry , 27:41 1 (1813-)
Notes for Samuel Loree Axtell
On Oct. 11, 1816, he loaded his effects into a covered wagon and with his father-in-law, his wife, and two children started for the west, a 600 mile journey. He settled near Columbus, Ohio. Three years later he bought a farm in Jersey township, Licking Co., Ohio. Upon the death of his father in 1823, he was compelled to return to Mendham, Morris Co., New Jersey. Aroused by the temperance lectures in 1827, he swore off spirits and circulated on of the first temperance pledges in his community. In 1841 he moved his family, wife and nine children, to Macomb Co., Michigan. He was a Major commanding the 2nd Battalion, 1st Regiment, New Jersey Militia while in Morris Co.971
Notes for Nancy (Spouse 1)
Fourteen children.971
Last Modified 1 Nov 2016Created 16 Jan 2023 using Reunion for Macintosh
Created 16 Jan 2023 by David E. Condit with Reunion for the Macintosh

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