Margaret Flint1

b. 4 July 1778
Last Edited=15 Oct 2011
4th great-grandaunt of Joseph Michael Flint
     Margaret Flint was born on 4 July 1778. Handwritten note: Deaf and Dumb.1 She was the daughter of Adam Flint and Mary Elizabeth Horning.1

On 25 July 1850 Margaret Flint was enumerated in the household of Adam Flint Jr on the 1850 U. S. census for Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New York as Margaret Flint, 71 years old, birthplace of New York. Could not read or write. Enumerated as Deaf and Dumb Also enumerated in the household were Zilpha Demond, Levi Flint, Zilpha Flint, Hannah Phillips and Bejamin Sciptine.2

2 June 1855 Margaret Flint was enumerated with Levi Flint on the 1855 New York census for Canajoharie 2nd, Montgomery County as Peggy Flint, Aunt, 76 years old, birthplace of Montgomery County, 76 years in this city or town, over 21 csn't read or write, Deaf Mute Also enumerated in the household were Cornelia Jansen, Mary Harriet Flint, Benjamin Scripture, Bridget (?) and Zipha Green.3


  1. C. Ellis Flint, The Flint Family: Robert Flint, (The Pioneer) and His Decendents (1931-1932; reprint, Salem, Massachusetts: Higginson Book Company, unkown year), 82.
  2. 1850 U. S. census, Montgomery County, New York, population schedule, Canajoharie, p. 339 back (written) p. 170 back (stamped), dwelling 194, family 195, Flint Adam; digital image, ( : accessed 03 May 2009); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 532.
  3. 1855 New York state census, Montgomery County, 2ndCanajoharie, p. 2, dwelling 47, family 42, Levi Flint; digital image, ( : accessed 24 May 2016).