re for a few years after their marriage and moved to Boothbay, Me., was probably a son of the former.
William the elder was an industrious farmer, laboring quietly, not entering into public life.
His third wife was the mother of Samuel, coming with her husband to New England.
The boy's education began in our grammar school and was continued under Master Minot at Concord, Mass., and Rev. Mr. Abercrombie in an academy near Northampton, Mass.
He graduated from the college of New Jersey in 1751, which was then at Newark.
A few years later it was removed to Princeton and has since been known by that name.
He was under the tutelage and influence of President Burr, father of Aaron Burr.
His service to his country and his sacrifices were in direct contrast to that of the president's notorious and despised son.
Samuel McClintock became the pastor of the Congregational Church in Greenland, N. H., and died in active service in the forty-eighth year of his ministry, having had but one