BiographySamuel Chipman was born 15 April 1661 in Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts to John Chipman (1621-1708) and Hope Howland (1629-1684) and died 16 June 1723 in Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Sarah Cobb (1663-1742) 27 December 1686 in Barnstable, Barnstable County, Massachusetts. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, the United States, England, France, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Hungary, Israel, the Netherlands, Ireland, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus, Switzerland.
Samuel Chipman, first son of John Chipman (1) was born in Barnstable, Massachusetts, April 15, 1661; died in 1723. He resided in Barnstable, was often employed in its local affairs and was esteemed by its citizens. He built, on the paternal homestead near the Custom House, the "Chipman Tavern" which continued in the line of his posterity until 1830. He became a member of the church Aug. 16, 1691 and, as the records state, was or dained a deacon Sept. 1, 1706. Said to have been a car penter, he was by record a "yoeman and an innholder." On Dec. 27, 1686 he married Sarah, twelfth child of Ru. Elder Henry Cobb and his wife Sarah, of Barnstable, born March 10, 1663; died Jan. 8, 1743. Samuel Chip- man's will dated Aug. 31, 1722, proved June 17, 1723, mentions his wife and the chldren named below