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October 27, 2012

This Day in History

On this day in 1768, according to “Currier’s History of Newburyport,” Hannah Hooper probably married Samuel White. Or she possibly married John Miller in 1772. On other days, her brother Greenleaf probably married Abigail Butman in 1786, and her other brother Samuel probably died in 1781.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury

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