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- Date: 5 Jun 1761
- Location: Norwich, New London, Connecticut, British Empire
With Lucy Hungerford
- Elizabeth Jewett (b 8 Jan 1790 in Weybridge, VT married Peter Saxe)
- Thomas Jewett (b 13 Jan 1792 in Weybridge, VT married Sarah Brewster, married Naomi Barber)
- Samuel A Jewett (b 14 Dec 1794 in Weybridge, VT married Marie Xexerera)
- Philo Jewett
- Solomon Wright Jewett (b 22 May 1808 in Weybridge, VT married Fidelia Bell, married Mary Catharine Jewett)
- Charles C Jewett (b 13 Jun 1810 in Weybridge, VT married Catharine Charlotte Scovell)
- Weybridge, Vermont
- Lucy Hungerford (married 23 Feb 1789 in Pownal, Bennington, VT, USA)
- Date: 20 Oct 1830
- Location: Weybridge, VT, USA
- Burial: New Yard Cemetery, Weybridge, Addison, VT, USA
- From the 1849 "Gazetteer of Vermont": Samuel JEWETT settled early on the place now occupied by A. D. HAYWARD, near the monument, and subsequently built the brick house now there. Of his descendants there are now living in the town Philo JEWETT and his son, Silas JEWETT and his daughter, Mrs. Jno. A. JAMES. Samuel JEWETT's daughter Betsey became the mother of the poet, John G. SAXE. Samuel JEWETT was the first town clerk of this town, and died in October, 1830. His was the fifth family in town. He came from Bennington to Rutland and thence to Pittsford with an ox sled. There he built a raft and continued the journey by water. Mr. JEWETT held the office of town clerk twenty-six years and represented his town eighteen years, besides holding other offices. His son Philo was also in the Legislature five years, and selectman twelve years."
- He settled in Weybridge, VT after his marriage
- He was returned to the Legislature of Vermont, by Weybridge, eighteen years, and declined any further service
- He was the first town clerk of Weybridge, which office he held twenty-six years (1789 to 1817).
- He was a Justice of the Peace twenty-two years.
- During the Revolution he served from April 18 to June 18 in Capt. Tehan Noble's Co. of Militia
- He was also on pay roll of Capt. Eli Noble's Co., in Maj. Ebenezer Allen's Detachment from Aug. 16, 1780, service 67 days
- He was also "Pay Roll of Capt. Eli Noble's Co., of Militia in Pownal in Col. Ebenr Walbridge's Regt. as marched in the alarm to Castleton in Oct. 1781 with Capt. Eli Noble.
- Samuel Jewett enlisted Oct. 23, served 11 days. "("Rev. War Rolls of Vt.")
- Email from email@example.com 1999-09-11 03:14:24 UTC including SAM Notes
- Philo Jewett page on this wiki
- Rootsweb "Faye's Family"
- FamilySearch Ancestral File
- New England Genealogy
- Rootsweb "Ancestors, Collateral Lines & Others who Fit In Somehow"
- Rootsweb "Ginn/Slater and Related Lines"
- Rootsweb "Donna's Roots, Trees, Branches, Twigs, and Flowers"
- FamilySearch Pedigree Resource File
- Rootsweb "Faye Crescibene-Brown's Family"
- Rootsweb "May 2004 GEDCOM"
- Rootsweb "My Ancestors and Cousins"
- Rootsweb "Ancestors and Descendents of Arthur W. Jordan"
- Rootsweb Weybridge Township Information
- Pedigree Forest
- Rootsweb "Raven Genealogy and Family History"
- Rootsweb "Recovering Gedcom"
- Rootsweb "Alpha Omega"
- Rootsweb "Shivas-Thompson Geneology"
- Rootsweb "Bruce Colley Pusch"
- Rootsweb "Moser, Klinger, Wagenblast, Seger"
- Rootsweb "Genealogical Meanderings"
- Rootsweb "Jewett, Bitner, Ketcham, Greeley, Munter"
- Rootsweb "Inman"
- Rootsweb "Gayle 7-28-06"
- Rootsweb "gk 1-18"
- FamilySearch IGI
- History of Addison County p715
- Catalogue of the Principal Officers of Vermont p198 (via Google Books)
- Several sources reference Memorial of John Slafter as a source. Having a copy might be nice, but I currently do not have one. Looks like it is available on CD here.
- Several sources also reference History and Genealogy of the Jewetts of America which I also want.
- One source lists birth as Jan instead of Jun, I believe Jun to be correct