Simeon SARGENT

Male 1828 - 1897  (68 years)


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  • Name Simeon SARGENT 
    Born 5 Dec 1828  Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The birth record of Simeon Sargent cites father Andrew Sargent. [1]
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Jun 1897  Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The death record of Simeon Sargent cites age 68 years 6 months 7 days, widowed, occupation Granite Manufacturer, born Bow, New Hampshire, son of Andrew B. Sargent and Betsey Alexander, both born Bow. Cause of death is apoplexy. [3]
    Buried Alexander Cemetery, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13317  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2012 

    Father Andrew Bunten SARGENT,   b. 31 Jan 1793, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1868, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Betsey ALEXANDER,   b. 2 Nov 1797, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1868, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1819  Pembroke, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Andrew B. Sargent and Betsey Alexander cites their residences as Bow, New Hampshire, and date of marriage; reported from Pembroke, New Hampshire in 1905. [4]
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire, enumerated 17 September 1850:

      - Sargent, Andrew B., age 57, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Betsey, age 52, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Samuel A., age 24, occupation Stone Cutter, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Simeon, age 21, occupation Stone Cutter, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Enoch A., age 19, occupation Clerk, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Lucy J., age 17, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Philip J., age 11, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Charlotte F., age 6, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Martha, age 90, born New Hampshire.
      - Sargent, Jane, age 67, born New Hampshire.

    Family ID F8212  Group Sheet

    Family Mary E. THORNDIKE,   b. 1835,   d. 4 Oct 1861  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 14 Oct 1858 
    Children 
     1. Mabell Eva SARGENT,   b. 12 Nov 1859,   d. 23 Sept 1861  (Age 1 years)
    Family ID F4248  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Dec 1828 - Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jun 1897 - Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Alexander Cemetery, Bow, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone of Simeon Sargent & Mary Thorndike, and their daughter Maybell Eva Sargent
    Headstone of Simeon Sargent & Mary Thorndike, and their daughter Maybell Eva Sargent
    Headstone of Simeon Sargent & Martha Bunten, their daughter Jane, son William, and grandchildren Enoch and Charlotte
    Headstone of Simeon Sargent & Martha Bunten, their daughter Jane, son William, and grandchildren Enoch and Charlotte

  • Notes 
    • Colby genealogy: he was engaged in the quarrying business in Concord for years; was fireman on the United States steamship Ohio for one year from July 22, 1863. Simeon Sargent in listed in the "Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866" as follows: Sargent, Simeon. b. Bow; age 34; cred. Bow; enl. July 22,1863, for 1 yr., as a Landsman; served on U.S.S. "Ohio," "Circassian," and "Osceola"; disch. 4 quarter, '64, as 2 Class Fireman, from "Osceola," tm. ex. P.O. ad., Concord.

      A stone in the Alexander Cemetery, Bow, NH says "Simeon and Philip J. Sargent served their country in US Navy in the War of the Rebellion of 1861-1865."

  • Sources 
    1. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900

    2. [S10] gravestone.

    3. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire, Death Records, 1654-1947

    4. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/.
      New Hampshire, Marriage Records, 1637-1947