May 27, 1833, Haverhill, New Hampshire.

March 11, 1912, Fordham, New York.

Trinity Churchyard, Trinity and Wall Street, Manhattan, New York.

Samuel was the son of George Bix­by and Sa­bi­na Mer­rill, and husband of Ma­ry Eliz­a­beth Trap­ha­gen (married September 2, 1862).

His company manufactured shoe blackings and shoe dressings, but music was his passion. He was also a Sunday school superintendent and choir leader. His works include:

  1. Bixby
  2. Capri

where to get Bixby’s photo