Burt Reynolds

Ancestry of
Burt Reynolds

Movie Actor


    Samuel Olmstead Jr.

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    • 10th Generation — 7th Great-grandfather of Burt Reynolds
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 736 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1676 
    • Birth Location:
    • prob. Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 27 Jul 1747 
    • Death Location:
    • East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Old Cove Burying Ground, East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 1697 
    • Marriage Location:
    • East Haddam, Middlesex, Connecticut 

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  • Sources for Samuel Olmstead Jr.

    • 2 MacGunnigle, Bruce Campbell, Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Vol. 4, 3rd ed., Edward Fuller, Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants (2006), 103-104.
    • 3 Olmsted, Henry King and Rev. George K. Ward, Genealogy of the Olmsted Family in America: Embracing the Descendants of James and Richard Olmsted and . . ., New York: A.T. De La Mare Printing and Publishing Company, Ltd. (1912), 16, 18, Google Books (Digital Library).

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