Hempsted, Samuel, 1782 - 1860
Samuel Hempsted (1782-January 2, 1860) was the son of Samuel Hempsted and Lucy Hempsted of Stonington, Connecticut. In 1815, he let some of his cattle out in the Eastern Pequot Indian Town pasture. Hempsted removed to Westerlo, New York, by 1830 and died there in 1860. Austin-Bell Family Tree, Ancestry. Federal Enumeration of New York (Westerlo, 1830).