Samuel Bailey Hart is the fourth son of John and Elizabeth Locke Hart. He was born March 23, 1839 in Townsend, Massachusetts. He married Julia Ann Chaffin January 3, 1860. She was daughter of Joseph Chaffin of Townsend, Massachusetts. The family settled in Ayer, Massachusetts. He was a carpenter by trade. They had two children: First, Joseph, born December 15, 1860; he was a carpenter like his father. Joseph married Esther Farnsworth December 4, 1904 in Ayer, Massachusetts. Second, Albert, born December 15, 1869; he was a dealer in butter, eggs and cheese. He married Rosanna Wheeler August 22, 1886.
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