Samuel Shinn Sr


Personal and Family Information

Samuel was born in 1695 in Springfield Township, Burlington, NJ, the son of Thomas Shinn and Mary Stockton.

He died in DEC 1761 in Coldwater Community, Cabarrus, NC.

His wife was Abigail Urie. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their thirteen known children were Mary (1727-1760), Leah (1741-1776), Silas (1745-1807), Sarah Watts (1747-1813), Rachel (1749-?), Joseph (1751-1804), Benjamin Urie (1753-1801), Thomas (?-?), Isaac (?-?), Hannah (1755-1777), Alice (1721-?), Elizabeth (1730-?) and Mercy (1733-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Samuel Shinn Sr


Thomas Shinn


Mary Stockton


Richard "The Emigrant" Stockton


John "of Malpas" Stockton


Dorothy Bridgar


Abigail Stockton



Place: Springfield Township, Burlington, NJ
DeathDEC 1761
Place: Coldwater Community, Cabarrus, NC