Samuel Spear


Born: Abt 1799 in Virginia, USA

Died: Bef 1840 in Ohio, USA

Father: James Spear (? – ?)

Mother: Elizabeth McConnahaw (? – ?)

Family #1

Spouse/Partner: Juliann Pugh (? – ?)

Married: 24 Nov 1825 in Belmont County, Ohio, USA


The 1830 U.S. Census identifies bothers William, Robert, James, Samuel, David, Andrew, and Joseph Spear as living in Kirkwood Township, Belmont County, Ohio.

Change Date

This data was last changed on 31 Jan 2009, and is stored in datafile B.

Primary and Secondary Sources

(see About Sources)

1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule)
National Archives and Records Administration. [applies to name, notes]
A Spear Family History
by Michael Engelmann; [applies to name, birth, death, marriage]

Research Notes (source comments, unreliable information)

The 1830 U.S. Census identifies the household as containing Samuel and one female between 20 and 30 (probably Juliann). There were also two boys under 5 (unknown).

Did Samuel own the Jeffersonian newspaper?