Person:Solomon Wardwell (4)

Solomon Wardwell
b.ABT 1798
d.BET 26 SEP 1815 AND 25 FEB 1816 Calcutta, India
m. 20 OCT 1797
  1. Solomon WardwellABT 1798 - BET 1815
Facts and Events
Name Solomon Wardwell
Gender Male
Birth[1] ABT 1798
Death? BET 26 SEP 1815 AND 25 FEB 1816 Calcutta, India

Solomon, named for his paternal grandfather, was a seaman aboard the clipper training ship 'George', known as the 'Salem School Ship', on its first voyage May 28, 1815. Solomon was put ashore at Calcutta, India, on September 26, 1815, due to illness, and there died before February 25, 1816." (Essex Institute Historical Collection, Vol. 59:1-4) His death was reported in the Newburyport Herald on 21 June 1816.

  1. William Wardwell of Andover With an Informal Collection of His Descendants through the 8th Generation, Majorie Wardwell Otten 2002.