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Samuel TROTT

Samuel TROTT

Male Bef 1741 - Bef 1787  (< 46 years)

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  • Name Samuel TROTT 
    Born Bef 1741 
    Gender Male 
    Birth [BEFORE 1763] 
    Petition 1762  Penobscot, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Maine Genealogist
      RECORD : 2003
      VOLUME : 25 (2003)
      PAGE : 80
      TEXT : THE PARENTAGE OF THE EARLY TROTTS OF PERRY, MAINE: Progressing from Speculation to Fact
      by Gerald F Gower
      p 82
      Four Trotts are names in the 1762 petition requesting grants of land for a new settlement at Castine, the petitioners being represented generally as former soldiers at Fort Pownal. [Documentary History of Maine Volume 13 Page 242-243: John Trott, John Trott, Samuel Trott, Thomas Trott]

      The author suggests that the Susannah
      John Trott m Susannah
      1. John Trott
      2. Samuel Trott
      3. Thomas Trott
    • Documentary history of the state of Maine ..
      by Maine Historical Society
      Publication date 1869-1916

      p 242
      Petition of Ebenr Thorndike & others 1762
      Province of the Massachusetts Bay Janry 3d 1762
      ...
      We the Subscribers having been Soldiers at Fort Pownall and now Settled at a Place called Magebaggadeuse on the Eastern Side of Penobscott Bay, and others desirous of settling there themselves, or Settling other good Families in their Room...
      ...
      John Trott
      ...
      Samuel Trott
      ...
      John Trott
      ...
      Thomas Trott
      ...
      p 261
      In the House of Representative Febry 23d 1762
      Voted, That the Petition of Ebenr Thorndike and fifty nine Others his Associates be so far granted as that there be, and hereby is granted unto Him the said Ebenezer Thorndike & his Associates herein mentioned viz.
      ...
      John Trott
      ...
      John Trott
      Thomas Trott
      ...
      Samuel Trott
      ...
      [Grant of Penobscot]

      p 315
      Petition of T Westgatt & others

      To His Excellency Francis Bernard Esqr Governor & Commander in Chief of the Province of the Massachusetts Bay.

      The Petition of Thomas Westgatt and others inhabitants of a Tract of Land known by the name of Majabiaagadoose in said Province Humbly Sheweth

      That most of your Petitioners were Soldiers in his Majesties Service in the Pay of this Province & were Dismissed from the Service after the Peace...

      Dated at Majabragadoose October ye 3d 1763
      ...
      John Trott
      ...
      Sam Trott
      ...
    Residence 1767  Penobscot, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aek740/PL-139.jpg
      December 1983 issue of Downeast Ancestry (vol 7, no 4)
      Robert C Brooks
      Penobscot Loyalists: A Bicentennial Tribute

      The Settlement at Penobscot 1784
      A state of the Settlement Known by the Name of Majorbiguaduce [Penobscot]. The men's names, the Amt of land claimed by each, name of person taking up said lot & date of Settlement of said lot & No of persons living on said lot at present time [13 July 1784].
      Present Settler Acres Settled Original Settler Rods on Water Souls
      Oliver Parker 200 1767 Jno & Saml Trott 70 7
    Military 1775 
    American 
    • Soldiers, Sailors and Patriots of the Revolutionary War Maine
      Fishers compilers
      p 804
      Samuel Trott
      MA
      r Penobcot
      Massachusetts Archives

      Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors Vol 16 Page 65
      Samuel Trott. Penobscot. Private. Capt John Lane's co; enlisted 13 August 1775 service to 1 November 1775 2 m 23 d. Company probably stationed at Cape Ann for defence of seacoast.
    Occupation May 1780 
    Laborer, Fort George, Penobscot, Lincoln, ME 
    • The Artificers and Inhabitants who Built Fort George, Penobscot, 1779-1780
      Robert Carver Brooks
      Maine Genealogist
      May 2004

      Inhabitants Employed During July 1779
      ...
      Carpenter 4/- per diem John Trott 4 days

      Inhabitants Employed During September 1779
      ...
      Laborer 1/- per diem John Trott 8 days

      Inhabitants Employed During March 1780
      ...
      [Laborer] 2/6 per diem John Trott 5 days


      Inhabitants Employed During May 1780
      ...
      Painter 2/6 per diem Sam Trott 13 1/2 days
    Residence 4 Jul 1783  Penobscot, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Downeast Ancestry
      December 1983
      Volume 7 Number 4
      Penobscot Loyalists: A Bicentennial Tribute
      Robert C. Brooks
      Penobscot Inhabitants Certified Loyal: 1783
      The copy from which this transcript was made is at the Public Archives of Nova Scotia (PANS] in Halifax (Reference: MG 100, vol 26, no 15) and is presented here with PANS's permission.
      2 August 1783

      + do not stand in need of clothing
      Name +10 -10 Total
      Samuel Trott 3 [Samuel, Prudence, Moses Blake] 3 [Timothy Blake, Samuel Trott, Mary Trott] 6 total
    Residence 10 Jun 1784  Passamaquoddy, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • http://members.shaw.ca/caren.secord/locations/NewBrunswick/Lists/PenobscotGroupSorted.html
      Return of Men, Women and Children of the Penobscot Loyalists Settled in the District of Passamaquoddy the 10th of June 1784
      Men: Samuel Trott
      Women: Prudence Trott, Sarah Trott, Susannah Trott
      Children above 10: [Before 1774] Lydia Trott, John Trott, James Trott
      Children under 10: [1774-1784] Samuel Trott, Mary Trott, Daniel Trott, Samuel Trott, Josiah Trott, Susannah Trott
    Grant 21 May 1785  [Town] St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • RS686 :: Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997
      Name TROTT, Samuel
      Volume NS-A
      Page 165
      Grant number 95
      Place Saint Andrews
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 0
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/06/01: Town Lot
      Other names on this grant (354):
    Grant 21 May 1785  [100 acres] Passamaquoddy, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • RS686 :: Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997
      Name TROTT, Samuel
      Volume NS-A
      Page 176
      Grant number 96
      Place Passamaquoddy
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 100
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/08/03: Penobscot Association
      Other names on this grant (188):
    Died Bef 16 June 1787 
    Person ID I37652  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 

    Father John TROTT,   b. Bef 1721 
    Mother Susannah 
    Family ID F10895  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Samuel TROTT,   b. [1774-1784]
    Family ID F18222  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Prudence WEBSTER,   b. 25 Dec 1744, Hampton Falls, Rockingham, NH Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 6 Jan 1823, Poor House, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 1781-1783 
    Children 
     1. Mary TROTT,   b. 21 Jun 1783,   d. 10 Aug 1878  (Age 95 years)
     2. Sarah TROTT,   b. 13 Jun 1786,   d. 14 Dec 1857  (Age 71 years)
    Family ID F10894  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    St Andrews Rural 1805
    St Andrews Rural 1805
    A look at the families living on the Penobscot Association Grant in the rural part of St Andrews, New Brunswick, around 1805.

  • Notes 
    • Cumberland County Land Records: Nil
      Maine Revolutionary Soliders: Samuel Trott r Penobscot
      Hancock County Land Records: Nil
      Lincoln County Probate Published: Nil
      Lincoln County Land Records -1800: Checked

      http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cannbfam/CH.pdf
      RETURN OF THE BACK LANDS OF THE PENOBSCOTT LOYALIST - 1784
      Cleadie Barnett
      Samuel Trott 1 woman [Prudence] 3 children 200 acres [Timothy Blake, Samuel Trott, Mary Trott]
      ...
      John Trott 1 7 - 400

      Evidence for children
      Samuel: Two Samuel Trotts in 1784 return, two households.
      Sarah: Bible.
      Mary: Bible. Lot 54 ends up in the hands of Nahum Pettygrove m Mary Trott
    • Town Lot 1 Block D Moriss's Division St Andrews

      Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name TROTT, Samuel
      Volume NS-A
      Page 165
      Grant number 95
      Place Saint Andrews
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 0
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/06/01: Town Lot
      Other names on this grant (354)

      Volume A Page 280 [283/485]
      No 125
      Prudence Trot Town St Andrews
      Robert Pagan Town St Andrews
      $5
      Town Lot 1 Block D Morris's Division
      Granted to late husband Samuel Trott
      now sold by me to purchase board for the maintenance of his children
      16 June 1787
      Prudence Trott [Her mark]
      Wit: James Stewart, Wm Gallip
    • Lot 54 granted to Samuel Trott

      Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name TROTT, Samuel
      Volume NS-A
      Page 176
      Grant number 96
      Place Passamaquoddy
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 100
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/08/03: Penobscot Association
      Other names on this grant (188)

      No acquisition by Justices, Jameson, Greenlaw, Hathorne or Kidder

      Volume F Page 250 [253/543]
      No 163
      11 March 1818
      Mercy Greenlaw St Andrews
      Solomon Greenlaw St Andrews
      50 pounds
      80 acres on which Mercy and Solomon now reside
      formerly granted to the Justices of the Peace for the County of Charlotte
      for the time being in trust for the inhabitants of St Andrews
      leased to Mercy Greenlaw
      Mercy Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: Ebenezer Bugbee, Joseph Walton, Ann Bugbee

      Volume F Page 404 [407/543]
      No 269 Mortgage
      10 May 1821
      Solomon Greenlaw yeoman St Andrews
      Nahum Pettegrove farmer St Andrews
      Lot 54 northeasterly of and above the Great Road leading from St Andrews to Fredericton
      originally granted to Samuel Trot
      Solomon Greenlaw [SS]
      Margaret Greenlaw [Her mark]
      Wit: Colin Campbell, George F Campbell

      Volume F Page 483 [486/543]
      No 319 Quit Claim
      5 May 1821
      Solomon Greenlaw St Andrews
      James Whyte St Andrews
      55 pounds
      55 acres
      The same parcel on which the said Solomon Greenlaw now resides
      Solomon Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: John Campbell, William Paterson

      Volume G Page 425 [436/350]
      No 253
      Solomon Greenlaw yeoman St Andrews
      William Whitlock merchant St Andrews
      25 pounds
      Lot 54 originally granted to Samuel Trott
      now inhabited by Mary wife of Nahum Pettigrove
      12 November 1822
      Solomon Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: Robert Mowatt

      Volume H Page 486
      [494/547]
      No 397
      Nahum Pettygrove farmer St Andrews and wife Mary
      Nelson Bonny blacksmith St Andrews
      16 pounds
      4 acres north side Lot 54
      24 March 1824
      Nahum Pettygrove
      Mary Pettygrove
      Wit: James Russell, William Eary

      Volume I Page 445
      [448/553]
      No 343
      Nelson Bonney blacksmith St Andrews
      Adam Duncan Thomson school master St Andrews
      30 pounds
      4 acres of land with house and blacksmith shop
      north side of farm lot 54
      northwesterly of and below the St Andrews Fredericton road
      originally granted to Samuel Trott
      4 September 1827
      Nelson Bonney
      Wit: Samuel Barkley, William Somerly

      Volume K Page 77 [80/548]
      No 78
      Solomon Greenlaw farmer St Andrews and wife Margaret
      James Sampson farmer St Andrews
      86 pounds
      half of farm Lot 54
      inherited by Mary wife of Nahum Pettygrove and sold to Solomon Greenlaw
      8 December 1829
      Solomon Greenlaw [SS]
      Wit: Adam Duncan Thomson, William Cookson

      Volume Q Page 255
      [258/557]
      No 250
      Mary Pettygrove spinster St Andrews
      Josiah Rigby farmer St Andrews
      45 pounds
      southeasterly half of Lot 54 which lies northeasterly of and above the Great road leading from Saint Andrews to Fredericton
      to be fronted and bounded on the same commencing on the northwest corner of land owned by James Proctor
      thence running along the fron and following the course of the Great Road in a northwesterly direction, till it comprises one hald of the width of the said lot number fifty four
      25 acres
      originally granted to Samuel Trott
      22 August 1831
      Mary Pettygrow [dd Samuel Trott]
      Wit: Robert Walton, Thomas Carroll

      Volume Q Page 256
      [259/557]
      No 251
      Josiah Rigby farmer St Andrews
      Samuel Scott yeomman St Anrews
      45 pounds
      25 acres of Lot 54
      1 November 1837
      Josiah Rigby
      Wit: Thos Burton Abbot

      Volume S Page 853
      [855/909]
      No 1230
      29 April 1842
      Mary Pettygrove St Andrews
      Samuel Pettygrove NB
      100 pounds
      Lot 54
      33 acres lying westerly of and below the road leading from St Andrews to St Stephen
      Westerly by the River St Croix
      Southerly James Russel
      Easterly by the road
      Westerly by James Russel
      Rear of Lot 54
      30 acres
      Westerly by heirs Josiah Rigby deceased
      Southerly by James Russel
      Easterly by Thomas Marshall
      Northerly by James Lawson
      9 April 1842
      Mary Pettygrove
      Wit: C R Hatheway

      Volume U Page 359
      No 540
      8 Jue 1844
      Samuel Pettygrove yeoman St Andrews
      Benjamin Pettygrove yeoman Town of St Andrews
      David Mowat & Oliver Rideout
    • The Maine Genealogist
      RECORD : 2003
      VOLUME : 25 (2003)
      PAGE : 80
      TEXT : THE PARENTAGE OF THE EARLY TROTTS OF PERRY, MAINE: Progressing from Speculation to Fact
      by Gerald F Gower
      p 81
      Children of Samuel Trott m Prudence
      1 Mary Trott filed marriage intentions in Calais 26 November 1812 with Nahum Pettegrow [Calais Vitals 2]. She d 10 August 1878 ae 95 years 2 months bur Sandy Point, Bayside. Nahum s Thomas Pettegrew m Eleanor Adams.
      2 Sarah b 13 June 1786 m St Andrews 14 December 1809 Joshua Bradford s Benjamin Bradford m Martha Studley d 14 December 1857 bur Sandy Point.
    • Downeast Ancestry
      December 1983
      Volume 7 Number 4
      Penobscot Loyalists: A Bicentennial Tribute
      Robert C. Brooks
      The Settlement at Penobscot 1784
      Present Settler. Acres. Settled. Original Settler. Rods on Water. Souls

      Oliver Parker 200 1767 Jno & Saml Trott 70 7
      Peter Mograge 50 1762 Saml Trott 30 6