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Robert Pitts Sampson

Robert Pitts Sampson

Male 1895 - 1997  (101 years)


  • Name Robert Pitts Sampson 
    Born 20 Jun 1895  Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1900  Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1900 Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky
      Napoleon Sampson, 48 years old, born August 1851 in Kentucky; father born in Virginia; mother born in Kentucky. Married 19 years. Farmer
      Jennie Sampson, wife, 42 years old, born June 1857 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Married 19 years. Mother of 10 children, 9 living
      Povall Sampson, son, 18 years old, born October 1881 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
      Alan Sampson, son, 17 years old, born December 1882 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
      Jefferson Sampson, son, 14 years old, born August 1885 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. At school
      Raymond Sampson, son, 13 years old, born December 1886 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. At school
      Leonard Sampson, son, 12 years old, born January 1888 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. At school
      Winfred Sampson, son, 10 years old, born May 1890 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. At school
      Jennie Sampson, daughter, 6 years old, born April 1894 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
      Robert Pitt Sampson, son, 4 years old, born June 1895 in Kentukcy; parents born in Kentucky
      Sarah Sampson, daughter, 1 year old, born July 1898 in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
    Residence 1910  Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1910 Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky
      Napoleon Sampson, 58 years old, born in Kentucky; father born in Virginia; mother born in Kentucky. Farmer
      Jennie Sampson, wife, 52 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Married for 29 years. Mother of 10 children, 9 living
      Albert Sampson, son, 27 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Working at a shop
      Raymond Sampson, son, 23 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Farm Laborer
      Balley Sampson, son, 19 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year Jennie Sampson, daughter, 16 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
      Pitts Sampson, son, 14 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
      Sarah Sampson, daughter, 11 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Attended school within the year
    Military 5 Jun 1917  Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • WORLD WAR I DRAFT REGISTRATION
      Robert Pitts Sampson
      residing at Stanford, Kentucky
      21 years old, born June 20, 1895 in Stanford, Kentucky
      Farmer, employed by NW Sampson, in Stanford, Kentucky
      Single
      Medium height and build, with blue eyes and black hair.
      June 5, 1917
      Lincoln County, Kentucky
    Military 24 Jun 1918 
    enlisted in US Army; served as a Private First Class in the U.S. Army during World War I 
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    Military 1 Apr 1919 
    released from U.S. Army 
    Residence 1920  Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1920 Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky
      Napoleon Sampson, 68 years old, born in Kentucky; father born in Virginia; mother born in Kentucky. Farmer
      Jennie L. Sampson, wife, 62 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
      Albert W. Sampson, son, 35 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Machinist at own shop
      Raymond Sampson, son, 31 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Farm laborer
      Bailey W. Sampson, son, 29 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. School teacher
      Jennie L. Sampson, daughter, 24 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. School teacher
      Robert P. Sampson, son, 23 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Machinist at own shop
      Sarah W. Sampson, daughter, 21 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
    Residence 1930  Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1930 Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky
      Danville and Lancaster Pike
      Robert P. Sampson 34 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Age at first marriage: 29. Blacksmith in own shop. Veteran of WW.
      Sallie Sampson, wife, 23 years old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky. Age at first marriage: 18
      Pauline Sampson, daughter, 4 years and 4 months old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
      Robert Sampson, son, 2 years and ? months old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
      Eileen Sampson, daughter, 1 year and ? months old, born in Kentucky; parents born in Kentucky
    Residence 1940  Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1940 Lincoln County, Kentucky
      Mason Gap Road
      N.W. Sampson, 88 years old, born in Kentucky; residence in 1935: Lincoln County, Kentucky; highest education: 7; farmer
      A.W. Sampson, son, 57 years old, born in Kentucky; residence in 1935: Lincoln County, Kentucky; highest education: 8; proprieter of a garage
      W.B. Sampson, son, 49 years old, born in Kentucky; residence in 1935: Lincoln County, Kentucky; highest education: 8; farmer
      P.R. Sampson, son, 44 years old, born in Kentucky; residence in 1935: Lincoln County, Kentucky; highest education: 8; farmer
    Military 27 Apr 1942  Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WW2 Registration: Robert Pitts Sampson, Sr., residing at Rt. 1 in Stanford; 46 years old, born June 20, 1895 in Lincoln County, Kentucky; running farm for father;5'6" tall, 130 pounds, gray eyes, black hair, ruddy complexion  
    Individual Note Mar 1951 
    the obituary for Povall Sampson, March 1951, notes that Povall was survived by brother R.P. Sampson, of Harrodsburg, Kentucky  
    Died 11 Jan 1997  South Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007
      Name: Robert Pitts Sampson Sr
      Birth Date: 20 Jun 1895
      Birth State: Kentucky
      Birth Country: United States
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Hispanic Origin: Not Hispanic (Latino)
      Death Date: 11 Jan 1997
      Death Time: 07:40 PM
      Hospital of Death: Bethesda North
      City of Death: Montgomery
      County of Death: Hamilton
      Certificate: 004287
      Age at Death: 101
      Certifier: Coroner
      Hospital Status: Hospital/Inpatient
      Injury in Ohio: Yes
      Type Place of Injury: Home
      County of Injury: Hamilton
      Social Security Number: 406-18-0810
      Father's Surname: Sampson
      Mother's Maiden Name: Overstreet
      Marital Status: Divorced
      Education: 1 year college
      Armed Forces Indicator: No
      Industry of Decedent: Agricultural production, crops
      Occupation of Decedent: Farmers, except horticultural
      Primary Registration District: 3121
    • OBITUARY
      Harrodsburg Herald
      Harrodsburg, Kentucky
      January 16, 1997
      Mr. Robert Pitts Sampson Sr., 101, of 293 King Ave., South Lebanon, OH, died Saturday, January 11, 1997 in South Lebanon.

      Born June 20, 1895 in Lincoln County, he was the son of Napoleon Waldon Sampson and Jenny Lowrey Overstreet Sampson.

      He was a retired farmer and carpenter and a member of Union Christian Church in Lincoln County.

      He was a WWI veteran and a member of the DAV for 50 years.

      Survivors include: one son, Robert Pitts Sampson Jr., South Lebanon, OH; five daughters, Pauline Holloway, South Lebanon, OH, Katie Sallee, Lexington, Ann Baugh, Versailles, Dortha Lawson and Eileen Lester, both of Harrodsburg, 16 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one grandchild and one great great grandchild.

      Services for Mr. Sampson were held Tuesday, January 14, 1997 at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel with Dr. David Hartman officiating. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Stanford.

      Pallbearers were Howard and Glenn Holloway, Michael and Jeffrey Wells, Charlie Lawson and Danny Field. Mr. Sampson's six children were honorary pallbearers.

    • Danville Advocate-Messenger
      January 13, 1997

      HARRODSBURG - Robert Pitts Sampson Sr., 101, South Lebanon, Ohio, died there Saturday.
      Born June 20, 1895, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Nepolean Waldon and Jennie Lowrey Overstreet Sampson. He was a retired farmer, carpenter and mechanic. He was an Army veteran of World War I, a member of Union Christian Church and 50-year member of DAV.
      Survivors include his son, Robert Pitts Sampson Jr., South Lebanon; five daughters, Pauline Holloway, South Lebanon, Alene Lester and Dortha Lawson, both of Harrodsburg, Katie Sallee, Lexington, and Ann Baugh, Versailles.
      Services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Randsell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. David Hartman. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Stanford.
      Pallbearers will be Howard and Glen Holloway, Michael and Jeffrey Wells, Charlie Lawson and Danny Field.
      Visitation is after 6 p.m. today.
    Buried Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Robert Pitts Sampson, Sr.
    Sampson Lot 2
    Robert Pitts Sampson Sr. Military Marker
    Person ID I64220  My Family Tree
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2019 

    Father Napoleon Walden Sampson,   b. 15 Aug 1851, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sept 1943, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Jennie Lowerey Overstreet,   b. 4 Jun 1857, Garrard County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1921, Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 23 Dec1880  Jessamine County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • married by Rev. B.F. Gosling
    Elizabeth Sampson Bible 3.jpg
    Elizabeth Sampson Bible 3.jpg
    Family ID F9809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sallie B. Chestnut,   b. 19 Oct 1906, Chestnutburg, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1996, Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1924 
    • married by J.W. Pennington
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Robert Pitts Sampson, Jr.,   b. 4 May 1927, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 2012, Hamilton County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
     3. Edith Eileen Sampson,   b. 14 Feb 1929, Stanford, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 2012, Harrodsburg, Mercer County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [Birth]
     4. Sarah Katherine Sampson,   b. 14 Jun 1930, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 2000, Lincoln County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Birth]
     5. Living
     6. Living
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F9826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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