Samuel received permision to live on Indian land in 1803. He arrived in Franklin County, Tennessee in the early 1800's.
He was a lieutenant in the War of 1812 and had 6 slaves in his household in 1820. By 1830 Samuel had no slaves.1 2 3
- 1820 Federal Census, Franklin County TN pg 21
- 1830 Federal Census, Franklin Coun ty TN pgs 44-45
- Records of the Cherokee Indian Agency in Tennessee, 1801-1835 (footnote.com)