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Notes for Samuel Lamberson

1852 At the August term of the Fulton County Orphans Court [1]:

The petition of Jacob Lamberson, respectfully showeth: that Jacob Lamberson late of Taylor township in said county died on the 11th day of March A.D. 1848, leaving him surviving, his widow, Christina Lamberson, residing in Taylor township, Fulton County, and the following children, to wit: ... Samuel Lamberson, Franklin Co, Indiana; ... August 2, 1852.

Research Notes:

Samuel Lamberson, tailor, was named as an early settler of Johnson County, Indiana, perhaps as early as 1824. [2]

1850 Samuel Lambertson (age 34, born Pennsylvania) and Elizabeth J Lambertson (age 30) lived at Franklin Twp, Johnson County, Indiana with children, oldest, age 6, born in Indiana. [3]

1860 Samuel Lambertson (age 44, born Pennsylvania) and Elizabeth Lambertson (age 41) lived at Franklin Twp, Johnson County, Indiana with children, oldest, age 10, born in Indiana. [4]

1888 On 23 December, Samuel Lambertson was buried at Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana. Inscription: Deacon - 73y - Capt. Co F, Ind Vol 7 Ind Inf. [5] His birth was reported as June 15, 1815 at Pennsylvania with a military record. [6]


[1] Pennsylvania Probate Records, 1683-1994, Fulton, Orphans Court Docket 1-58, [FamilySearchImage].

[2] Elba L. Branigin, History of Johnson County, Indiana, 176.

[3] United States Federal Census, 1850, [AncestryImage], [AncestryRecord].

[4] United States Federal Census, 1860, [AncestryImage], [AncestryRecord].

[5] Find A Grave Memorial 32030863, no photo, [FindAGrave].

[6] Find A Grave Memorial 26342959, [FindAGrave].