Capt Samuel Brigham was born 12 January 1652 in Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts to Thomas Brigham (1603-1653) and Mercy Hurd (1616-1693) and died 24 July 1713 Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Howe (1665-1739) 1684 in Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
Captain Samuel Brigham of Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts and Elizabeth Howe Brigham of Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
Samuel removed from Sudbury to Marlborough, Massachusetts, where he was town treasurer 1699-1703 and selectman in 1723.
Marriage & Family
Elizabeth and Samuel were married in 1683 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Elizabeth and Samuel had ten children. All the children were born in Marlboro MA.
- Elizabeth Brigham (1685-1733) was born on 24 March 1685;
- Hepisbah Brigham was born on 25 January 1686;
- Samuel Brigham (1689-1771) was born on 25 January 1689;
- Lydia Brigham (1691-1757) was born on 05 March 1691, md her 1st cousin,
- Jedediah Brigham (1693-1763)was born on 08 JUN 1693; - md his 1st cousin, Bethiah Howe (1694-1756).
- Jotham Brigham (1695-1759) was born on 23 December 1695;
- Timothy Brigham was born on 10 October 1698;
- Charles Brigham was born on 30 December 1700;
- Persis Brigham (1703-) was born on 10 July 1703, md Edward Baker III and resided in Westborough MA.
- Antipas Brigham was born on 16 October 1706.
Here Lyes Buried The Body of Capt. SAMUEL BRIGHAM Deceaded July the 24th 1713 in the 59th year of the age
Burial: Old Common Cemetery, Marlborough MA
- 'Genealogical and Family History of the State of Maine, Vol I - publ 1909 by Henry S Burrage. See page 245 - listing for Edward Baker III.