Rev. Samuel Trowbridge
Born: Feb. 23, 1742, Morris Township (Trowbridge Mountain), Morris Co., New Jersey
Died: 1824, near Winchester, Frederick Co., Virginia
Parents: David Towbridge & Lydia Holmes
Buried: Little Mountain UMC Cemetery, Cedar Grove, Frederick C., Virginia
Findagrave Memorial: 18822992
Military Service: Patriotic Service Volunteer, Virginia Militia, American Revolutionary War
Occupations: farmer, Methodist Minister
Religious Affiliation: United Methodist
First Marriage: 1768, Frederick Co., Virginia (Now West Virginia)
First Wife: Jane Ruble
Born: 1750, Frederick Co., Virginia
Died: Nov., 1785, Frederick Co., Virginia
Second Marriage: 1786, Virginia
Second Wife: Christiana Dumire
Born: 1755, Frederick Co., Virginia
188. REV. SAMUEL TROWBRIDGE
born February 23, 1742, in
daughter of George Ruble, born about 1750 in
county, Christiann Dumire. Samuel Trowbridge is supposed to have removed to
credits him with service in that war. He settled on a farm in
was a prominent man in that part of the county, and was a local Methodist preacher.
CHILDREN BORN IN FREDERICK COUNTY, VA:
By ﬁrst marriage:
ii. MARY, b. _____, 1771:|| m. Matthew McGinnis of Kingwood, W. Va.
200. iii. DAVID, b. _______, 1772.
iv. GEORGE, b. _____, 1776*
201. v. JESSE, b. Nov. 16, 1782+
202. vi. SAMUEL RUBLE, b. ______, 1784
By second marriage: ++
203. vii. BETHUEL,
born about 1788. $
viii. JOHN, b. about 1790 $
204. ix. WILLIAM, b. July 14, 1793.
x. ABSALOM, b. _____, 179-; d. unm.
xi. SARAH, b. _____, 179-; m. ______ Jones of Winchester, Va.
xiii. OCIE, b. about 1800; d. unm.
205. xiv. JOSEPH, b. Aug. 15, 1805 II
Warranty Deed dated Feb 12, 1781
N.J. Historical Library, Newark
Frederick Co. Virginia to
Shubel Trowbridge of Morris Co.
Grants the following tract of land being part of a Tract of land which was divided to the said SamuelTrowbridge in pursuance to the devise and direction in the last will & Test of his father David Trowbridge decd & that part of sd lands hereby intended to be granted being part of lot No. 11 as marked on a survey thereof made in April 1769 is bounded as follows by it on the South corner of the said lot No. 11 being the East cor of Dan Trowbridges land marked on said Survey lot the 12 thence extending from the said corner alongthe said David line (1) N 64 W 20 ch to his cor. in a line of lot no 9- (2) in the same N 20 E 2.97 to corof Job Trowbridges land in said line (3) S64 E 2.97 to corner of Jobs line to his corner (4) S 20 W 2.97 tobeg containes (blurred) across to 3/4 and 27 rodds Strict measure signed sealed & delivered
Samuel Trowbridge (seal)
in presence of