Samuel Calkins Jr.1

(17 October 1699 - 29 December 1755)

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Relationship7th great-grandfather of The 3 Tracys
Family Group:Ohlheiser
Trees14 Generations of Our Ancestors
Our Ohlheiser Family Pedigree
FatherSamuel Calkins Sr. (16 Oct 1663 - 29 Dec 1755)
MotherHannah Gifford (17 Jan 1671 - 29 Dec 1775)

Birth - Marriage - Death

ChildSamuel Calkins Jr. was born on 17 October 1699, in Lebanon, New London Co., Connecticut.2,3,1
GroomHe married Damaris Strong, daughter of Josiah Strong and Joanna Gillett, on 3 June 1725 in Hebron, Tolland Co., Connecticut Colony, New England.4,3,2
DeceasedHe died on 29 December 1755 in Sharon, Litchfield Co., Connecticut Colony, New England, at the age of 56.2,3,1

Children with Damaris Strong:

Founder or First Settler

In 1809, Samuel was among the first settlers of Aurora, Erie Co., New York. "In Aurora in 1809 David Rowley and Samuel Calkins settled south of East Aurora village, and Timothy and Oren Treat elsewhere in the town. Oren passed his long life there."5

Sources - Citations

  1. [S150] Lorraine Cook, Compiler, The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994-2002).
  2. [S253] Ancestry of Elder John Stronge, online at:; accessed: 14 May 2014 & 12 Oct 2017. These are data compiled on the web pages of the Strong Family Association of America:
    accessed 14 May 2014 & 12 Oct 2017
    The site gives Source and Reliability Ratings to each piece of data.
  3. [S196] David Pane-Joyce - Compiler, online, D. Pane-Joyce (online publication), updated Sep 2012.
  4. [S150] Lorraine Cook, Barbour Collection, Marriage date: 3 Jun 1725; Marriage place: Hebron.
  5. [S885] Truman C. White, Editor, Our County And Its People : A Descriptive Work on Erie County New York, Two vols. (Boston, Massachusetts: The Boston History Company, 1898), pg. 162 and pg. 500.
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