Third Generation


6. John Staples was born on 29 April 1738 in York, York County, Maine, USA. He died about 1780 at the age of 42. He served in the military in French & Indian War. John served in the military in Revolutionary War.

7. Hannah Smith was born about 1741. She died on 17 April 1793 at the age of 52.

Children were:

i.

John Staples was born about 1762 in Deer Isle, Hancock County, Maine, USA.

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ii.

Hannah Staples-1359.

iii.

Ann (Anna) Staples was born in 1765. She died on 9 December 1841 at the age of 76.

iv.

Samuel Staples was born on 16 November 1769. He died on 23 April 1841 at the age of 71 in Deer Isle, Maine, USA (Stonington).

v.

William Staples was born about 1771 in Deer Isle, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Also reported to be first white child born at Penobscot. He died in 1859 at the age of 88 in Clifton, Maine, USA.