Patriot: Magruder, Samuel Brewer (2, p.217)(5)(6)

SAR #: P-240747 (5)

DAR #: A073134 (6)


Date: 1744 (5) Oct. 14, 1744 (2)(6)

Location: Prince George’s Co. MD (6)



Spouse: 1) Rebecca Magruder 2) Eleanor Waring (2)(5)(6)


Children: Walter, James, Samuel, Ninian, Charlotte Beall (2)

Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Ensign. (5) Lieutenant. Ensign 5th Co. Lower Bn. Militia Col. Murdock. Second Co. Lower Bn. Militia Capt. Wilcoxen. (6)

Public Service: Petit juror Aug. 1777. (2)(6)

Civilian Aid:

Oath of Allegiance: 1778 before the Hon. Samuel W. Magruder (2)

Residency: Lower Potomac MC (6) Upper Potomac MC (2)


Date: 1818 (5) Nov. 20, 1818 (6) Jan. 20, 1818 (2)

Cemetery: Rock Creek Cemetery (5)(N)

Find-A-Grave #: Not found

Headstone GPS Coordinates:


Notes: It is not clear that this patriot is buried in Mont. Co. The only reference to grave location comes from the SAR which lists Rock Creek Cemetery, which is located in the District of Columbia. This cemetery, however, has no record of Samuel Brewer Magruder being buried there.

Last Updated: 11 / 12 / 2013

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Source Information Codes

(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)

(2) "Revolutionary Patriots of Montgomery County, Maryland 1776-1783" by Henry C. Peden, Jr.

(3) Montgomery County Cemetery Inventory

(4) Find A Grave

(5) NSSAR Patriot Research System

(6) NSDAR Genealogical Research System

(N) See Notes section of record for additional information about this field.

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