John SAMPSON

John SAMPSON[1, 2]

Male Abt 1730 - 1791  (~ 61 years)

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  • Name John SAMPSON 
    Born Abt 1730 
    Gender Male 
    Apprenticeship 6 Sep 1743-Jul 1752  London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cooper 
    • Apprenticed to Robert Monk 1743. Turned over to Robert Murdon 1748. Admitted to Cooper's Company 1752 and gained City of London freedom the same year.
      John's father on the original indenture was John Sampson, clothworker, London deceased.
    Organizations and Societies 1752  London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Worshipful Company of Coopers 
    Residence 1752-1755  Goswell St, St Lukes, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1754-1758  St Thomas Apostle, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • birth of children between 1754-1758, then at Hoxton, children baptised at St Leonard Shoreditch between 1761-1778. Address in Quarterage Books listed as St Thomas Apostle 1762/63 and 1765/66.
    Residence Jul 1754-Jan 1759  St Thomas The Apostle, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1 Jun 1760  Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Public Service 1762  Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Head Borough 
    • Sworn in as one of 4 head borough's for the Liberty of Hoxton, Shoreditch
    Residence 1762-1763  St Thomas The Apostle, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1764  Rose And Crown Court, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 6 Jun 1769  Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • St Dionis Backchurch parish Workhouse Inquest (Visitation) Minute Books
      'Agreed to let John Webb Junior to go on trial to Mr Sampson, cooper for one month'
    Residence 1769-1770  Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1770-1771  Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1763-1774  Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1776  Watling St, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1743-1791  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cooper 
    • Apprenticed to Robert Monk 1743, turned over to Robert Murden, citizen & salter 1748. Made free of Cooper's Company and Ciy of London Jul 1752.
    Residence 1777-1791  Budge Row, Walbrook, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Died May 1791  Walbrook, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Buried 29 May 1791  St John The Baptist Upon Walbrook, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Sampson burial
    John Sampson burial
    St John The Baptist registers
    Notes 
    • male named John (no surname or parents) bapt St Leonard Shoreditch 30 Nov 1730
    Person ID I951  Sampson Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2016 

    Father John SAMPSON,   b. Feb 1700, Blickling, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1739, Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Mother Ann PAGETT,   b. Abt 1700,   d. Aft 1779  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 29 Aug 1725  St Lawrence Jewry, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5053  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann PRESTAGE,   b. Abt 1733,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 21 Feb 1754  St Anne And St Agnes Aldersgate, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Sampson Prestage marriage.jpg
    Sampson Prestage marriage.jpg
    Sampson/Prestage marriage licence
    Sampson/Prestage marriage licence
    Children 
     1. Ann SAMPSON,   b. Nov 1754,   d. Sep 1755, Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    +2. John SAMPSON,   b. Feb 1756,   d. Aug 1797, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
     3. Ann SAMPSON,   b. 1757, St Thomas The Apostle, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Mary SAMPSON,   b. 1758, St Thomas The Apostle, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth SAMPSON,   b. 1 Jun 1760, Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Robert SAMPSON,   b. 26 Jan 1762, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1811, Noble Street, Islington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     7. Samuel SAMPSON,   b. 29 Dec 1763, Rose And Crown Court, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan-Mar 1838, Greenwich Hospital, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +8. Walter SAMPSON,   b. 9 Sep 1765, Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1799, Petticoat Lane, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years)
     9. James SAMPSON,   b. 17 Jan 1768, Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. Maria SAMPSON,   b. 27 Apr 1769, Rose And Crown Court, Shoreditch, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. William Thomas SAMPSON,   b. 28 Jan 1771, Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. William SAMPSON,   b. 16 Apr 1772, Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. Mary SAMPSON,   b. 23 Nov 1774, Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     14. Sarah SAMPSON,   b. 23 Dec 1777, Walbrook, London (City) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2013 
    Family ID F336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsApprenticeship - Cooper - 6 Sep 1743-Jul 1752 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOrganizations and Societies - Worshipful Company of Coopers - 1752 - London (City) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Feb 1754 - St Anne And St Agnes Aldersgate, London (City) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1754-1758 - St Thomas Apostle, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Jul 1754-Jan 1759 - St Thomas The Apostle, London (City) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1760 - Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPublic Service - Head Borough - 1762 - Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1762-1763 - St Thomas The Apostle, London (City) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1764 - Rose And Crown Court, Shoreditch, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jun 1769 - Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1769-1770 - Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1770-1771 - Hoxton, Shoreditch, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1763-1774 - Hoxton Fields, Shoreditch, Hackney, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1776 - Watling St, London (City) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cooper - 1743-1791 - London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - May 1791 - Walbrook, London (City) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 May 1791 - St John the Baptist upon Walbrook, London (City) Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S66] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002), Batch #: M022361, Sheet #: 00, Source Call #: 0374413, Printout Call #: 6903693, Dates: 1641 - 1754 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S66] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002).

    3. [S2294] Cooper's Court minutes, Worshipful Company of Cooper's., "MS05602/009," (Reliability: 3).
      6 Sep 1743, Cooper's Halls p73
      Robert Monk (Wm Row) John Sampson, son of John late Citizen & Clothworker of London, decd.

      6 Dec 1748 Cooper's Halls p129
      John Sampson was this day assigned to Robert Murden, citizen & salter by Robert Monk his present master.

    4. [S2295] Cooper's Apprentice Bindings, Worshipful Company of Cooper's., "Apprentice Bindings Book," (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S2296] Cooper's Guild Alphabetical list of freemen 1723-1850 (Reliability: 3).
      Freemans Names - When made free & by whom
      John Sampson July 1752 Robert Monk, Robert Murdon

      Apprentices Holmes Aug 1759;  Hollerday Jun 1761; Parker Mar 1762; Bullock Aug 1764; Monk Sept 1772; ? July 1776; Sampson Apr 1778; Willm Smith Sept 1783; W Bruin Jun 1789; Hancock Jan 1795

    6. [S2297] Cooper's Court Quarterage Books, Cooper's Guild, MS 05613/3 (Reliability: 3).
      Name - Master's name - Abode - Date - Payment
      John Sampson -  - Goswell St - 1752/53 0-5-4: 1753/54 0-6-8: 1754/55 0-2-6
      John Sampson - Robt Monk - St Thomas Apostle - 1757/58  0-8-4
      John Sampson - Robt Monk - St Thomas Apostle- 1762/63 0-18-4
      John Sampson - Robt Monk - St Thomas Apostle- 1765/66 0-8-4
      John Sampson - Robt Monk - Hoxton Middx - 1769/70 - 0-13-4
      John Sampson - Robt Monk - Hoxton Middx - 1770/71 - 0-5-10

    7. [S2294] Cooper's Court minutes, Worshipful Company of Cooper's. (Reliability: 3).
      Cooper's Halls, a monthly court on Tuesday 7th July 1752
      John Sampson upon paying 5- of his proof work is admitted a housekeeper.

      Cooper's Halls, a monthly court Tues 4th Aug 1752
      John Sampson /Rob Monk/Wm Holmes, son of Joseph of Eastsmithfield Middlesex, Coachman 7 yrs
      John's first apprentice was William Holmes, son of Joseph Holmes, coachman, East Smithfield.

    8. [S2298] St Thomas The Apostle - Rates (Reliability: 3).
      An assessment made the fourth day of July in the year of our lord one thousand seven hundred and fifty four by the churchwardens and overseers of the poor of the parish of St Thomas the Apostle London of six pence in the pound from the twenty fifth day of March one thousand seven hundred and fifty four for four months on the several inhabitants and occupiers of houses lands tenements shops warehouses and other things within the said parish for and towards the necessary relief of the poor of the said parish according to the form of the statute in that case made and founded.
      Date - Name - One month - Four months
      25 Mar 1754 John Sampson 0-1-9; 0-7-0

      25 July 1754;25 Mar 1755; 25 Nov 1755; 23 May 1756; 25 July 1756; 25 Nov 1756; 25 Mar 1757; 25 Sep 1757; 25 Mar 1758; 25 Sep 1758;  John Sampson 0-2-3; 0-9-0

    9. [S2299] London Metropolitan Archives (Reliability: 3).
      Title: George Rogers, John Palmer, John Sampson, John Faulkner and William Monday are sworn in as headboroughs for the Liberty of Hoxton, Shoreditch
      Reference Code: MJ/SP/1762/01/061
      Level of description: File
      Parent Reference: MJ/SP/1762/01 <http://search.lma.gov.uk/scripts/mwimain.dll/42/refd/MJ~2FSP~2F1762~2F01?KEYSEARCH>
      Site Location: London Metropolitan Archives
      Dates of Creation: 1762 Jan 14
      Extent: 1 document
      Access Restrictions: available for general access

    10. [S2300] Cooper's Company Quarterage Books, Worshipful Company of Cooper's.

    11. [S2300] Cooper's Company Quarterage Books, Worshipful Company of Cooper's., "Quarterage Books," (Reliability: 3).
      John Sampson (Robt Monk) Budge Row
      1777/78 Michaelmas -5-10
      1781/2 Lady Day -13-4
      1787/8 Michaelmas 0-19-2
      1792/3 Lady Day -0-7
      Entries include Member name, Master's name and member's address.
      The last entry for 1792/3 may refer to John Sampson jnr as John snr died 1791. The last entry in the Quarterage Books is for Ann Sampson, widow of John, Budge Row is in 1794/95

    12. [S2293] PCC Wills, National Archives UK, (http://ancestry.co.uk) (Reliability: 3).
      In the name of God amen. I John Sampson of the parish of St John the Baptist in the City of London Cooper being of sound mind and memory do make and ordain this my last will and testament first and principally I resign my soul into the hands of Almighty God who gave it and my body I commit to the earth to be ____ interred at the discretion of my executrix herein after named and ___ ____ and ___ing such worldy estate wherewith it hath pleased God to bless me with I give and dispose thereof as followeth first I give and bequeath unto my loving wife Ann Sampson all my real and personal estate of what nature or kind ____ wherewith I am possessed of at the time of my decease to and for her sole use and benefit. All the rest residue and remainder of my real and personal estatewhatsoever and wheresoever I give devise and bequeath the same unto my loving wife Ann Sampson to hold to her heirs executors administrators and assigns forever. And lastly I do hereby nominate ____ and appoint my said loving wife Ann Sampson sole executrix of this my said last will and testament hereby revoking all forms and other wills by me at any time heretofore in witness whereof I the said John Sampson the testator have to this my last will and testament set my hand and seal this twenty first day of march in the year of our lord one thousand seven hundred and seventy nine. Witnessed by Ann Murden and James Praed Jnr.

    13. [S49] Marriage Register of St Ann & St Agnes, London, MS 6764/3 (Reliability: 3).
      21 Feb 1754 John Sampson of the parish of St Luke Middx Batchelor & Ann Prestage of the parish of St Mary Bothaw London Spinster
      NB: St Mary Bothaw adjoins St John the Baptist