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Capt. Samuel T. Puffer[1]

Male 1707 - 1773  (65 years)


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  • Name Samuel T. Puffer  [2
    Title Capt. 
    Prefix Capt. 
    Born 12 Oct 1707  Braintree, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    FindaGrave Address:
    128283909 
    Ref# 18  [1
    _AMTID 390151104607:1030:116238515 
    Died 4 May 1773  Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Wayland, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    North Cemetery 
    Person ID I25540  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2017 

    Father Capt. Jabez Puffer,   b. 4 Feb 1672, Braintree, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1746, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Glazier,   b. 6 Oct 1682, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1749, Braintree, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 3 Dec 1702  Braintree, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F5758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Haynes,   b. 23 Dec 1710, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1744, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 12 Dec 1732  Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    Children 
     1. Susannah Puffer,   b. 26 Sep 1733, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1818, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Samuel T. Puffer, Jr.,   b. 30 May 1735, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1811, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Silas Puffer,   b. 6 May 1737, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1758, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     4. John Puffer,   b. 18 Aug 1739, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1759, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     5. Lieut. Phineas Puffer,   b. 23 Sep 1741, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1817, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     6. Nathan Puffer,   b. 2 Jul 1744, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1771, Sudbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F9263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • He came to Sudbury as a boy where he spent the rest of his life. He wa. s a "slay-maker" by trade and also a farmer. He was a member of the church, active in town and church and captain of the Sudbury company, as shown by town records. Samuel and Dorothy Puffer, James Haynes, Abijah Haynes, the heirs of Deacon James Haynes, confirmed the title of David Bugbee to land at Shrewsbury sold by their father, giving a deed dated Feb. 13, 1737-8 (W.D. 10-493) to replace the original deed, which was burned when Bugbee's house was destroyed.
      Captain Samuel Puffer's will was dated March 4, 1773, proved in 1776, bequeathing to his son Samuel; son Phineas; daughter Susanna Haynes, wife of Joshua Haynes; to grandson Nathan puffer, son of Nathan, deceased, land at Gulf Neck, Sudbury; to wife Dorothy his personal estate and ample supplies from the homestead during her life. Witnesses: John Maynard, Isaac Haynes, Micah Sanderson.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 27, 36.

    2. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 27, 36-37.

    3. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 36.

    4. [S1210] Descendants of George Puffer of Braintree, Massachusetts 1639-1915, 27.

    5. [S1788] Vital Records of Stow Massachusetts To the Year 1850, page 253.