Leonard Goodwin FROST

Leonard is my eighth cousin four times removed; we are related through Percival and Rebecca LOWELL.  He had many professions: carpenter, sawmill worker, electrician, and farmer.[1]  He was enumerated with his parents in 1850 and 1860 in Eliot, York, Maine.[2]  He was enumerated with his wife and brother George in 1870 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts.[3]  He was enumerated with his wife and children in 1880 and 1900 in Berwick, York, Maine.[4]

Leonard Goodwin FROST was born 29 January 1848 in Eliot, York, Maine.[5]  He was the son of Joseph Dependence and Sarah M. (JELLISON) FROST.  He died 11 January 1909.[6]  He is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Berwick, York, Maine.[7]  Leonard married Ellen Frances SHAPLEIGH 4 June 1870 in Somersworth, Strafford, New Hampshire by Rev. Clark Carter.[8]  Ellen was born 13 April 1849 in Lebanon, York, Maine.[9]  She was the daughter of Edwin and Abbie H. (CARPENTER) SHAPLEIGH.  She died 8 January 1918 in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts of hypertrophy and dilatation of heart.[10]  She is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Berwick, York, Maine.[11]

Leonard and Ellen had the following children:

  1. Ernest Albert FROST was born 23 July 1874 in Berwick, York, Maine.[12] He died 24 November 1919 in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts of apoplexy and cerebral hemorrhage.[13]  He never married.
  2. Grace Lillian FROST was born 14 July 1876 in Berwick, York, Maine.[14] She died 7 September 1965 in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts.  Grace married Alfred Willard DURGIN 9 June 1897 in Somersworth, Strafford, New Hampshire by Rev. G. H. SPENCER; intentions filed 29 May 1897.[15]  Alfred was born 29 January 1871.[16]  He was the son of Benjamin and Mary (COLE) DURGIN.  He died 28 November 1935 in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts.  Grace and Alfred had no children.
  3. William Edwin FROST was born 15 November 1880 in Berwick, York, Maine.[17] He died in 1960.  William married Ruby CLINE.[18]  Ruby was born in 1899.  She died 28 September 1986.  She was interred at Woodlawn Cemetery in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida.[19]  William and Ruby had two children.

[1] 1870 United States census, Essex County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Haverhill, ward 6, page 12, dewlling 74, family 111, Leonard Frost; NARA microfilm publication M593,  1880 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Berwick, Enumeration District (ED) 180, page 21, 36 (stamped), dwelling 175, family 236, Leonard G. W. Frost; FHL microfilm 1254490; NARA microfilm publication T9, 490.  1900 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Berwick, Enumeration District (ED) 0222, page 109A, 37 (stamped), dwelling 94, family 101, Leonard Frost; FHL microfilm 1240602; NARA microfilm publication T623, 602.  John Eldridge Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family (Milford, N.H.: Cabinet Press, 1985), 89, 114; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 22 June 2016; Leonard G. Frost #829.

[2] 1850 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Eliot, 256 (stamped), dwelling 338, family 371, Dependence Frost; NARA microfilm publication M432, 274.  1860 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Eliot, page 11, dwelling 104, family 105, Joseph D. Frost; FHL microfilm 803450; NARA microfilm publication M653, 450.

[3] 1870 United States census, Essex County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Haverhill, ward 6, page 12, dewlling 74, family 111, Leonard Frost.

[4] 1880 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Berwick, ED 180, page 21, 36 (stamped), dwelling 175, family 236, Leonard G. W. Frost; FHL microfilm 1254490.  1900 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Berwick, ED 0222, page 109A, 37 (stamped), dwelling 94, family 101, Leonard Frost; FHL microfilm 1240602.

[5] Hannah Chandler Shapleigh Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant: a series of historical papers and records, first (United States: Shapleigh Family Association, 1968), 65; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 21 June 2016; Ellen Frances Shapleigh.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 21 June 2016), Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.  Wilbury Daniel Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922 (1922; reprint, Sanford, Maine: The Averill Press, 1922), 65, Leonard G. Frost; online images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 22 June 2016.

[6] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.  Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922, 65.  Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.

[7] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 June 2016), Leonard G. Frost; memorial 164474634.  Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922, 65.

[8] New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 21 June 2016), Leonard Frost and Nellie F. Shapleigh; FHL microfilm 1000992.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2016), Leonard Frost and Nellie F. Shapleigh; FHL microfilm 1000992.  “New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestr.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2016), Leonard Frost and Nellie F. Shapleigh.  Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.  Ralph Sylvester Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 95 (1941), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 June 2016), Ellen Frances Shapleigh; vol. 95, page 332.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.

[9] Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.  Massachusetts, FHL digital folder 005093407: certificate 12, page 348, Ellen Shapleigh Frost; FHL microfilm 5254085.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” Ellen Frances Shapleigh; vol. 95, page 332.  Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922, 65.

[10] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922, 65.  Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.  Massachusetts, FHL digital folder 005093407: certificate 12, page 348.

[11] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Massachusetts, FHL digital folder 005093407: certificate 12, page 348.  Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922, 65.

[12] Massachusetts, FHL digital folder 005203441: certificate 636, page 471, Ernest Albert Frost; FHL microfilm 5254085.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.  Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922, 65.  “U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918,” digital images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 June 2016), Ernest Albert Frost; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, roll 1674358; serial 2068.

[13] Massachusetts, FHL digital folder 005203441: certificate 636, page 471.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Leonard G. Frost; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.  Spencer, Burial Inscriptions and other Data of Burials in Berwick, York County, Maione to the year 1922, 65.

[14] Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 June 2016), Grace Frost; FHL microfilm 9789.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002340, 000009789, Grace Frost, 14 July 1876; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 June 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 June 2016), Grace Frost.

[15] New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 June 2016), Alfred W. Durgin and Grace L. Frost; FHL microfilm 1000984.  Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.  New Hampshire Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 June 2016), Alfred W. Durgin and Grace L. Frost; FHL microfilm 1000983.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 22 June 2016), Grace L. Frost and Alfred W. Durgin; FHL microfilm 1000984.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.

[16] Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.

[17] Tibbetts, The Descendants of Alexander Shapleigh the Immigrant, 65.  Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 June 2016), William E. Frost; FHL microfilm 9789.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002340, 000009789, William E. Frost, 15 November 1880; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 June 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  William Edwin Frost, 263-32-9691, April 1943, Application for Account Numbers (Form SS-5), Ancestry.com, Salt Lake City, Utah.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 23 June 2016), William E. Frost.  Harry Gardner Cutler, History of Florida Past and Present: historical and biographical, first (Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1923), page 267; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 22 June 2016; William E. Frost.

[18] Frost, The Nicholas Frost Family, 89, 114.  Cutler, History of Florida Past and Present, page 267.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 June 2016), Ruby C. Frost; memorial 29900154.

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Burt Orlando DURAND

Burt is my fifth cousin five times removed.  We are related through Benjamin and Ruth (WOODMAN) LOWELL.  Burt worked at the insurance and real estate office his father founded just before he was born.[1]  He was a township clerk, and chief of the local fire station in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[2]  He was a member of the First Congregational Church.[3]  He was a member of the Knights of Pythias and was a Mason.[4]  His political affiliation was Republican.[5]  He attended Oberlin College for seven years from age 15 to 22.[6]  He was enumerated in the following censuses: 1870 and 1880 with his parents in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[7]  He was enumerated in the 1900, 1910, and 1920 with his wife and children in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[8]  He was enumerated with his wife in the 1930 and 1940 censuses in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[9]

Burt Orlando DURAND was born 20 October 1866 or 30 October 1866 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[10]  He was the son of William Buel and Hannah (BRECKENRIDGE) DURAND.  He died 19 August 1943 from cerebral thrombosis and senile dementia in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[11]  He is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[12]  Burt married Lillian BURGESS 9 October 1889 in Huron County, Ohio.[13]  Lillian was born 8 October 1865 in Hunter, Greene, New York.[14]  She was the daughter of Charles Winfield and Jane Elizabeth (DOUGLASS) BURGESS.  She died of heart failure on 16 November 1950 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[15]  She is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[16]

Burt and Lillian had the following children:

  1. Corinne Elizabeth DURAND was born 28 December 1895 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[17]  She died 3 February 1995 in Lorain County, Ohio.[18]  She is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[19]  She attended college for two years and was a registered nurse.[20]  Corinne married George Stowell DUDLEY 14 June 1922 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[21]  George was born 30 June 1887 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[22]  He was the son of John B. and Mary W. DUDLEY.  George died in 1966.  He is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[23]  They had two children.
  2. William Breckenridge DURAND was born 7 May 1898 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[24] He died 1 August 1975 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio.[25]  He is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[26]  William married Eletha Finch BECKWITH in November 1922 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.  Eletha was born 27 June 1896 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.  She was the daughter of Franklin Fletcher and Minivieve Catherine (FINCH) BECKWITH.  She died 19 June 1988 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio.  She is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[27]

[1] G. Frederick Wright, supervising editor, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio: an authentic narrative of the past, with particular attention to the modern era in the commercial, industrial, civic and social development. A chronicle of the people, with family lineage and memoirs., first (Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1916), 667-668; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 June 2016; Burt O. Durand.  American Antiquarian Society (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.

[2] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[3] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[4] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[5] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[6] (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.  Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[7] 1870 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, page 45, 650 (stamped), dwelling 331, family 337, Wm. Durand; NARA microfilm publication M593, .  1880 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 181, page 8, dwelling 69, family 77, William B. Durand; FHL microfilm 1255042; NARA microfilm publication T9, 1042.

[8] 1900 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Russia Township, Enumeration District (ED) 0091, sheet 3B, dwelling 64, family 71, Burt Durand; FHL microfilm 1241295; NARA microfilm publication T623, 1294.  1910 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberline; Russia Township, Enumeration District (ED) 0125, page 13B, dwelling 316, family 332, Burt O. Durand; FHL microfilm 1375219; NARA microfilm publication T624, 1206.  1920 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 0061, sheet 9B, dwelling 228, family 260, Bert O. Durand; NARA microfilm publication T625, 1406.

[9] 1930 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 68, sheet 3A, 118 (stamped), dwelling 78, family 84, B.O. Durand; FHL microfilm 2341566; NARA microfilm publication T626, 1832.  1940 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 47-95, sheet 13B, family 331, Burt Durand; NARA microfilm publication T627, 3104.

[10] State of Ohio, fn 51230: FHL microfilm 2024139, Burt Orlando Durand; FHL microfilm 64776.  Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 83, Burt Orland Durand; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 January 2016.  Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, descendant of Elias Hashbrouck; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.  Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[11] State of Ohio, fn 51230: FHL microfilm 2024139, Burt Orlando Durand; FHL microfilm 64776.  Ohio Historical Society, “Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1933, and 1958-2007,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand.  Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  Ohio Division of Vital Statistics and Ohio Deparment of Health, “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand.

[12] State of Ohio, fn 51230: FHL microfilm 2024139.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand; memorial 50517253.

[13] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), Bert O. Durand and Lillian Burgess; FHL microfilm 410262.  Counties of Ohio, “Ohio, Marriages, 1803-1900,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Bert O. Durand and Lillian Burgess.  (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.  Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.  Lowell, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America, 83.

[14] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.

[15] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  State of Ohio, reg dist. 755; primary reg. dist. 2796: file 69788, Lillian Burgess Durand; FHL microfilm 2372787; FHL microfilm 64776.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 June 2016), Lillian Burgess Durand; memorial 50517296.  State of Ohio, reg dist. 755; primary reg. dist. 2796: file 69788.

[17] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  County courthouses Ohio, “Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 June 2016), Corrinne Durand; FHL microfilm 1294334.  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 June 2016), Corrinne Durand; FHL microfilm 1294334.  Family Search, “Ohio, Births and Christenings Index, 1774-1973,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Corrinne Durand; FHL microfilm 1294334.  Lowell, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America, 83.

[18] Social Security Administration, “U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Corinne D. Dudley; SS 297-28-8298.  Ohio Division of Vital Statistics and Ohio Deparment of Health, “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Corinne D. Dudley; SS#297-28-8298.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), Corinne D. Dudley; memorial 50517409.

[20] “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online Corinne D. Dudley; SS#297-28-8298.

[21] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.

[22] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), George S. Dudley; memorial 50517401.

[24] Ohio Division of Vital Statistics and Ohio Deparment of Health, “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), William B. Durand; certificate 072542.  County courthouses Ohio, “Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), William Breckenridge Durand; FHL microfilm 000447510.  “U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918,” digital images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), William Breckenridge Durand; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, roll 1832509; ID 34-2-29C.

[25] Social Security Administration, “U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), William Durand; New York before 1951.  “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online William B. Durand; certificate 072542.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), William Breckenridge Durand; memorial 48497911.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), Eletha Finch Beckwith Durand; memorial 48497900.

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Joseph Chipman

Joseph is my third cousin seven times removed through two lines:  John and Hope (HOWLAND) CHIPMAN and Henry and Sarah (HINKLEY) COBB.  There was little information on Joseph and his family other than a few books that mention one or more members.  The dates are unknown but he lived in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut; Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut; Essex, Chittenden, Vermont; and Granville, Licking, Ohio.[1]

Joseph CHIPMAN was born 5 August 1761 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[2]  He was the son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN.  He died 25 March 1826 in Granville, Licking, Ohio.[3]  Joseph married Anne “Amy” REED in 1789 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[4]  She was born 18 April 1765 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[5]  She was the daughter of Peter and Thankful Northrup (BEECHER) REED.  She died 31 December 1851 in Allen County, Ohio.  She was interred at Shawnee Cemetery in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.[6]

Joseph and Anne had the following children:

  1. Parthenia “Patience” CHIPMAN born 11 April 1790 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[7] She died in 1834 in Warren, Iowa.  Parthenia married Vinson S. NASH.[8]  Vinson was born 10 September 1787 in Cumminton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.  He was the son of Caleb and Rachel Ann (SMITH) NASH.  He died 20 November 1835 in Licking County, Ohio.  He is interred at Old Fredonia Cemetery in Licking County, Ohio.[9]  He served in the War of 1812.[10]  They had 11 children.
  2. Philene CHIPMAN born 7 January 1792 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[11] She died 25 March 1879 in Shelbina, Shelby, Missouri.  Philene married Parker Hezikiah KEMP 16 April 1816 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[12]  Parker was born 25 August 1792 in Plymouth, Grafton, New Hampshire.[13]  He was the son of John and Hannah (CHILLIS) KEMP.  He died 30 May 1880 in Shelbina, Shelby, Missouri.  They had 1 daughter.
  3. Gillin CHIPMAN born 29 June 1795 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[14] She died 9 March 1868.[15]  She is interred at Linwood Cemetery in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.[16]  Gillin married Salmon WHEELER 23 November 1819 in Homer, Licking, Ohio.[17]  Salmon was born 6 July 1792 in Fairfield, Franklin, Vermont.[18]  He was the son of Zalmon and Hannah (BUTLER) WHEELER.  He died 1 April 1874.[19]  He is interred at Linwood Cemetery in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.[20]  They had 8 children.
  4. Emma CHIPMAN born 29 June 1795 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[21]
  5. Norman J. CHIPMAN born 12 May 1797 in Waterbury, Washington, Vermont.[22] He died 6 November 1881 in Clinton, Clinton, Iowa.[23]  Norman married Sarah Wilson PARKER 21 June 1821 in Licking County, Ohio by S. Bancroft, Justice of the Peace; with intentions filed 9 May 1821 in Licking County, Ohio.[24]  Sarah was born 3 May 1799 in Cambridge, Lamoille, Vermont.  She died 18 February 1861 in Washington, Washington, United States.[25]
  6. Holton Cassius CHIPMAN born 11 January 1799 in Rutland, Rutland, Vermont.[26] He died 1859 in Bristol, Elkhart, Indiana.  Holton married Lucy B. HOPKINS 244 February 1825 in Licking County, Ohio by Bryant Thornbill, Justice of the Peace.[27]  Lucy was born 24 April 1809 in Rutland, Rutland, Vermont.[28]  She died 24 January 1893 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois.  She married second to John PENOYER, Jr. in 1860.  Holton and Lucy had 10 children.
  7. Donald Lonzo CHIPMAN born 17 April 1801 in Chittenden County, Vermont.[29] He died 21 February 1892 in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.  He is interred at Shawnee Cemetery in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.[30]  Donald married three times; first to Elizabeth “Betsey” DICKEY 11 March 1830.[31]  Elizabeth was born 4 April 1806 in Virginia.  She died of heart issues 16 May 1860 in Allen County, Ohio.[32]  Donald and Elizabeth had 6 children.  Donald married second to Cynthia Ann MORRIS 6 September 1860 in Allen County, Ohio.[33]  She had previously been married to James CONNETT.  She died 18 August 1868.  She was interred at Greenlawn Cemetery in Elida, Allen, Ohio.[34]  Donald and Cynthia did not have any children.  Donald married third to Mary Ann THAYER.[35]  Mary was born 15 May 1834 in New York.[36]  She was the daughter of Daniel and Margaret (GATES) THAYER.  She died 19 November 1905 in Lima, Allen, Ohio.[37]  She had previously been married to Reason JENNINGS.  Donald and Mary had 3 children.
  8. Orrin CHIPMAN born 4 October 1803 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[38] His gravestone lists a birthdate of 1 July 1803.[39]  He died 4 March 1886 in Iowa.[40]  He is interred at Richmond Cemetery in Washington County, Iowa.[41]  Orrin married twice; first he married Maria/Siata THURSTON 27 April 1828 in Licking County, Ohio by Rev. Asa Church; also listed on records are 2 March 1828 and 2 November 1828.[42]  She was the daughter of Peter and Hannah (BUTLER) THURSTON.  She died 4 March 1860.[43]  She was interred at Richmond Cemetery in Washington County, Iowa.[44]  Orrin and Maria had 3 children.  Orrin married second to Elizabeth RANNEY 28 May 1861.[45]  She was born 28 August 1835.[46]  She died 5 December 1882.[47]  She was interred at Richmond Cemetery, Washington County, Iowa.[48]
  9. Amy CHIPMAN born 4 August 1806 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[49] She died November 1849 in Carroll County, Illinois.[50]  Amy married Wesley Presley CHURCH 9 October 1828 in Licking County, Ohio.[51]  Wesley was born 13 February 1807 in Vermont.  He was the son of Rev. Asa and Lydia (LEWIS) CHURCH.  He died 26 September 1867 in Freedom, Carroll, Illinois.[52]  He was interred at Arnolds Grove Cemetery in Carroll County, Illinois.[53]  Amy and Wesley had 10 children.
  10. Allanson CHIPMAN born 16 June 1812 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[54] He died before June 1814.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 31 May 2016), Joseph Chipman; FHL mcirofilm 7450315.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[3] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[4] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 31 May 2016), Anne Read; FHL microfilm 7450360.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 May 2016), Amy Ann Reed Chipman; memorial 39149248.

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Parthenia Chipman #148].

[8] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60 [Parthenia Chipman #148].

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Vinson S. Nash; memorial 160426343.

[10] National Archives, “U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Vinson Nash; citing National Archive and Records Administration microfilm M602, roll 152; private; 3 reg’t (Tyler’s) Vermont militia.

[11] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Philene Chipman #478].

[12] Vermont, United States State Capitol Building, Montpelier, “Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008,” records online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Thimp and Philina Chipman; FHL microfilm 27507, 27707.

[13] New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL microfilm 1001010.  “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL mcirofilm 1001010.  New Hampshire Bureau of vital Records, “New Hampshire, Birth Records, 1659-1900,” database online, ancestry.com, ancestry.com (ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; citing New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records.  New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, “New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL microfilm 1001010.  AmericanAncestors.org, “New Hampshire: Births, to 1901, Deaths and Marriages to 1937,” database online, New England Historic and Genealogical Society, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; vol. births I-J-K to 1901, page 13563.

[14] Albert Gallatin Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, first (Boston, Mass.: American College of Genealogy, 1914), 250; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Salmon Wheeler #3135.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Gillian Chipman #479].

[15] Goodspeed’s History of Hamilton, Knox and Shelby Counties of Tennessee, reprinted from Goodspeed’s History 1887 (Nashville, Tennessee: Charles and Randy Elder Booksellers, 1974), 1012; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Xenophon Wheeler.  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Gillin Wheeler; memorial 83913290.

[17] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60 [Gillian Chipman #479].  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.  Who’s Who in Tennessee: A biographical reference book of notable Tennesseeans of to-day (Mephis: Paul & Douglas Co., Publishers, 1911), 71; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Xenophon Wheeler.

[18] Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[19] Goodspeed’s History of Hamilton, Knox and Shelby Counties of Tennessee, 1012.  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Salmon Wheeler; memorial 83913311.

[21] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Emma Chipman #480].

[22] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[23] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[24] “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 June 2016), Norman J. Chipman and Sarah Parker; FHL microfilm 384300.  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 June 2016), Norman J. Chipman and Sarah Parker; FHL microfilm 0384300 V 1.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[25] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[26] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127 [Holton Chipman #482].  Copy of letter Ancestry.com, posted 17 Feb 2015 by Falconsfire101.

[27] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 June 2016), Holton Chipman and Lucy Hopkins; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 June 2016), Holton Chipman and Lucy Hopkins; FHL microfilm 384300.

[28] Copy of letter Ancestry.com, posted 17 Feb 2015 by Falconsfire101.

[29] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127 [Don Alonzo Chipman #483].  History of Allen County, Ohio: containing a history of the county, its townships, towns, villages, schools, churches, industries, ets.; portraits of early settlers and prominent ment; biographies; history of the northwest territory; history of Ohio; statistical and miscellaneous matter, etc., etc. (Chicago: Warner, Beers & Co., 1885), 788; images online, Google, Google (www.play.google.com : online 31 May 2016; Joseph B. Chipman.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 May 2016), Don Lonzo Chipman; memorial 39149252.

[31] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127 [Don Alonzo Chipman #483].  History of Allen County, Ohio, 788.

[32] 1860 United States census, Allen County, Ohio, mortality schedule, Shawnee, page 2, line 17, E. Chipman; NARA microfilm publication T1159, 29.

[33] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Alonzo Chipman and Cynthia Ann Counett; FHL microfilm 091413 V. A-B.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Cynthia Ann Counett and Alanzo Chipman; FHL microfilm 901413.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 June 2016), Cynthia Chipman; memorial 127324279.

[35] History of Allen County, Ohio, 788.

[36] County Courthouses, “Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Mary Ann Chipman; FHL microfilm 901425.

[37] Courthouses, “Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001,” database online Mary Ann Chipman; FHL microfilm 901425.

[38] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[39] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman; memorial 1968247.

[40] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Ray Irman Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, first (self: self, 1972), #2; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 10 June 2016; Maria or Siata Thurston.

[41] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Orrin Chipman; memorial 1968247.

[42] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman and Mariah Thurstain; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman and Mariah Thurstain; FHL microfilm 384300.  Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, #2.

[43] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, #2.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Maria Thurston Chipman; memorial 19698246.

[45] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[46] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[47] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Elizabeth C. Chipman; memorial 19698244.

[49] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Amy Chipman #485].

[50] 1850 United States census, Carroll County, Illinois, mortality schedule, , page 103, line 17, Ana Church; NARA microfilm publication T1133, 58.  Portrait and Biographical Album of Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties, Illinois: containing full page portraits and biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county together with portraits and biographies of all the governors of the state, and of the presidents of the United States, first (Chicago: Chapman Brothers, 1889), 228-229; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 18 June 2016; Alfred S. Clay.

[51] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), Amy Chipman and Wesley Church; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.

[52] Portrait and Biographical Album of Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties, Illinois, 228-229.

[53] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 June 2016), Wesley Church; memorial 42920999.

[54] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Alanson Chipman #486].

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Elizabeth MITCHELL

 

Elizabeth is my third cousin five times removed; we are related through Dominicus and Hannah (TRISTRAM) JORDAN.  I found it interesting that no family tree found on Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org or even in The Jordan Family listed all of the children; each only listed two to three children for the family.  It took some interesting search methods to finally piece the family together.  Although not all children have full information, there is enough on each family member to get a good sense of who the family was.

Elizabeth “Betsey” MITCHELL was born 8 November 1775 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[1]  She is the daughter of Jonathan and Anna (LOVETT) MITCHELL.  She died 17 June 1856 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[2]  She is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[3]  Elizabeth married twice; first she married Luke LIBBY 21 September 1795 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine, mistakenly listed as 20 August 1796 in The Family Jordan.[4]  Luke was born 1767 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine.[5]  He was the son of Luke and Dorothy (MCKENNEY) LIBBY.    He died 13 October 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[6]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[7]  Elizabeth married second to Thomas MURRAY 20 December 1801 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine; with intentions filed 27 November 1801 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine; the marriage date was mistakenly given as 17 June 1801 in The Family Jordan.[8]  Thomas was born 29 March 1778 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine. [9]  He was the son of Anthony and Abiel (HOLBROOK) MURRAY.  He died 12 March 1843 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[10]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[11]

Elizabeth and Luke had the following children:

  1. Jonathan LIBBY born 28 February 1797 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[12] He died 11 November 1867 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[13]  He was interred at Pine Street Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[14]  Jonathan married twice; first he married Mary JORDAN 4 December 1823 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine.[15]  Mary was born 9 February 1797.[16]  She was the daughter of William and Eunice (JORDAN) JORDAN.  She died 9 September 1850 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[17]  She was interred at Pine Street Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[18]  Jonathan married second to Dorothy LIBBY after 1851.[19]  She was born 30 June 1801.[20]  She died 9 September 1876.[21]  Jonathan had four children with Mary.
  2. Luke LIBBY born 15 December 1798 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine. He died December 1798.[22]
  3. Dorothy “Dolly” LIBBY born 8 February 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[23] She married William JORDAN 5 February 1818 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine.[24]  William was born 1 April 1794 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine.[25]  He was the son of Ebenezer and Sarah (MCKENNEY) JORDAN.  He died 24 April 1835 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[26]  He was interred at Fitz Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[27]  William is my second cousin five times removed and fifth cousin seven times removed.  William and Dorothy are third cousins once removed.  Dorothy and William had eight children.

Elizabeth and Thomas had the following children:

  1. Abigail MURRAY born 28 July 1802 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[28] She died 30 May 1883 in Piscataquis, Maine.[29]  She was interred at Hart Cemetery in Piscataquis, Maine.[30]  Abigail married Jacob MARTIN 30 September 1819 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[31]  Jacob was born in 1792 in Scarborough.[32]  He was the son of John and Lydia (MCKENNEY) MARTIN.  He died 5 October 1868.[33]  He was interred at Hart Cemetery in Piscataquis, Maine.[34]  Abigail and Jacob had four children.
  2. Anna/Ann MURRAY born 13 April 1804 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[35] She died either 26 or 29 October 1824 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[36]  She was interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[37]
  3. Hannah Peabbles MURRAY born 21 January 1806 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[38] She died 14 October 1857 in Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine.  She married Benjamin WITHAM 19 January 1826 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine by Nathaniel Ingersoll, Esquire.[39]  Benjamin was born 1794 in Massachusetts.  He was baptized at the Second Church of Gloucester in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts.[40]  He was the son of Aaron and Abigail M. (LANGSFORD) WITHAM.  He died 31 August 1872 in Piscataquis, Maine.[41]  He is interred at Hart Cemetery in Piscataquis, Maine.[42]  Hannah and Benjamin had twelve children.
  4. Luke Libby MURRAY born 16 November 1807 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine, The Family Jordan mistakenly lists Luke’s birthday as October 1807.[43] He died 12 December 1844 in Danville Androscoggin, Maine.[44]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[45]  Luke married Phebe Sawyer DYER 27 May 1832 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine by Rev. Michael NASON.[46]  Phebe was born 16 September 1810 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine or Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[47]  She is the daughter of Enoch and Judith (WOODBURY) DYER.  She died 17 March 1856 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.  She is interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland Maine.[48]  She married second to William JORDAN, William is my third cousin four times remove, fourth cousin four times removed, fifth cousin four times removed and sixth cousin six times removed.  Luke and Phebe had six children.
  5. Thomas MURRAY born 20 September 1809 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[49] He died 28 September 1851 in Cumberland County, Maine.[50]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[51]  Thomas married Mary FICKETT 11 February 1836 in Durham, Androscoggin, Maine by Allen H. COBB, Justice of the Peace; intentions filed 2 January 1836 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[52]  Mary was born 24 May 1814 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[53]  She was the daughter of Thomas and Ruth (RICE) FICKETT.  Mary died 26 May 1890 in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[54]  She was interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[55]  Thomas and Mary had four children.
  6. Elizabeth “Betsey” MURRAY born 7 May 1811 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[56] She died 23 August 1838 in Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine.[57]  Elizabeth married Captain James AYER 10 October 1832 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine.[58]  James was born 1806 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.  He was the son of James and Dorcas (SOMES) AYER.  He died 21 May 1891 in Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine.[59]  Elizabeth and James had five children.
  7. William Peabbles MURRAY born 20 April 1813 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[60] He died 1 August 1835 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[61]
  8. Isaac MURRAY born 23 February 1815 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[62] He died of infirmities of age along with heart failure 12 October 1901 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts.[63]  He is interred at Oak Hill Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[64]  Isaac married Miranda HARRIMAN 3 February 1848 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[65]  She is the daughter of Mr. and Betsey (BURBANK) HARRIMAN.  She died of cancer of the breast 30 October 1915 at 129 Portland Street, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts (her home).[66]  She is interred at Oak Hill Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[67]  Isaac and Miranda had five children.
  9. Lucy B. MURRAY born 2 February 1817 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[68] She died 29 November 1841 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.  She is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[69]
  10. Morgianna “Anna” MURRAY born 7 November 1819 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[70] She died of bronchial pneumonia at 3621 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; he son Elmer’s home.[71]  She is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[72]  Morgianna married William Bennett MCKENNEY 17 March 1844 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[73]  William was born 5 August 1815 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[74]  He was the son of Jonathan and Sarah (JORDAN) MCKENNEY.  He died in 1896 in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[75]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[76]  William is my third cousin four times removed, fifth cousin four times removed, sixth cousin six times removed and sixth cousin three times removed.  Morgianna and William are fourth cousins, fifth cousins and fifth cousins once removed.  William and Morgianna had five children.

[1] Mary M. De Bolt, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. LXX (70) (Washington, D.C.: Press of Judd & Detweiler, Inc., 1924), 275; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 24 May 2016; Mrs. Dora M. Jordan descendant of Jonathan Mitchell.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 13 October 2015), Elizabeth Mitchel; FHL microfilm 10814.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[2] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016), Elizabeth Murry; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Elizabeth Murry, 17 June 1856; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 May 2016), Elizabeth Sawyer Murray; memorial 14091299.

[4] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libbe and Elizabeth Mitchel; FHL microfilm 10822.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[5] Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 84, 176; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016; Luke Libby 10-5-6-4.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[6] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libbe; Pre 1892 Delayed Returned roll 66.  Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libby; FHL microfilm 1316077.  Georgia Drew Merrill, editor, History of Androscoggin County, Maine, first (Boston, Mass.: W. A. Fergusson & Co., 1891), 708; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 24 May 2016; Luke Libby.

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libby; memorial 14241692.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libby; FHL microfilm 001316077.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[8] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Thomas Murray and Mrs. Elizabeth Libby; FHL microfilm 11587.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, 000009835, Thomas Mury and Elisabeth Libby, 20 December 1801; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Thomas Morey and Elizabeth Libby; FHL microfilm 11587.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016), Thomas Murray and Elizabeth Libbe; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns; roll 79.

[9] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[10] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 110112655, 000009835, Thomas Murry, 12 March 1843; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 May 2016), Thomas Murray; memorial 14091217.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].  Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 84, 176; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016; Luke Libby 10-5-6-4.

[13] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[14] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[15] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 84, 176.

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 86, 220, 373 [Mary Jordan #1086].

[17] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 86, 220, 373 [Mary Jordan #1086].

[18] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 86, 220, 373 [Mary Jordan #1086].

[19] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[20] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[21] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[22] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libbe Mitchel; FHL microfilm 10822.

[23] Libby, The Libby Family in America, 84, 176.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Dolly/Dorthy Libbe; FHL microfilm 10822.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 233, 373 [Dorothy Libby #2052].

[24] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 233, 373 [Dorothy Libby #2052].  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 84, 176.

[25] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].

[26] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].

[27] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].

[28] Alice Louise MdDuffee, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. XCV (95) (Washington, D.C.: Press of Udd and Deitweiler, Inc., 1927), 242; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 25 May 2016; Mrs. Laura Doore Warren #94805.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, 000009835, Abigail Murry, 28 July 1802; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Murry; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 79.

[29] McDuffee, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 242.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Martin; memorial 54892880.

[31] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Jacob Martin and Abigail Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Murry and Jacob Martin; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 71.

[32] McDuffee, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 242.  Louise Pearsons Dolliver, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. XVII (17) (Harrisburg, PA: Harrisburg Publishing Company, 1904), 283-284, 285; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 May 2016; Mrs. Nellie Estelle Bickford #16783 and Mrs. Mary Frances Wilcox #16788.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 1803978, Hannah M. Larrabee, 30 July 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 26 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[33] McDuffee, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 242.  Dolliver, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 283-284, 285.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 May 2016), Jacob Martin; memorial 54892894.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 May 2016), Jacob Martin; FHL microfilm 001316085.

[35] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Anna Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Anna Murry, 13 April 1804; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[36] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Anna Murry, 13 April 1804; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Utah, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database Anna Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.

[37] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Ann Murray; memorial 14091359.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Lucy B. Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[38] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Hannah Peapbles Murray; FHL microfilm 10823.

[39] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009881, Mr. Benjamin Witham and Miss Hannay Murray, 19 January 1826; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Miss Hannah Murray and Mr Benjamin Witham.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 373 [Hannah Murray #2053].

[40] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Benjamin Witham; original page 310; Second Church of Gloucester.

[41] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Benjamin Witham; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 105.

[42] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Benjamin Witham; memorial 54892666.

[43] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Luke Murry, 20 October 1807; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[44] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].

[45] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 May 2016), Luke Libby Murray; memorial 14091081.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Luke L. Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[46] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Luke L. Murry and Phebe S. Dyer; FHL microfilm 10823, 10814.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Luke L. Murray and Phebe S. Dyer, 27 May 1832; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].

[47] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Phebee S. Dyer; FHL microfilm 10823.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Phebei S. Dyer; FHL microfilm 10823.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 May 2016), Phebe Sawyer Dyer Jordan; memorial 60384298.

[49] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Thomas Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Thomas Murray, 20 September 1809; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.

[50] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[51] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Thomas Murray; memorial 14242765.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[52] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, Thomas Murray Jr. and Mary Fickett, 2 January 1836; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray Jr. and Mary Fickett; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, 000009835, Thomas Murray and Mary Fickett, 11 February 1836; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Jr. Murray and Mary Fickett; FHL microfilm 10821.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray Jr. and Mary Fickett; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[53] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[54] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[55] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Thomas Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Mary Fickett Murray; memorial 19176400.

[56] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Betsey Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Betsey Murry, 7 March 1811; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[57] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Betsey Ayer; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 3.

[58] Biographical Review: this volume contains biographical sketches of the leading citizens of York County, Maine (Boston: Biographical Review Publishing Company, 1896), 606-607; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 May 2016; George S. Ayer.

[59] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Capt. James Ayer; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll #4.

[60] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), William Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.

[61] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), William Murray; memorial 14091312.

[62] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Isaac Murray; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Isaac Murray, 23 February 1815; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[63] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Haverhill: 478, Isaac Murray; FHL microfilm 2057733; FHL microfilm 4282859.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10005, Isaac Murray, 12 October 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Isaac Murray; citing Massachusetts Vital Records, 1840-1911.

[64] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Isaac Murray; memorial 60661741.

[65] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Isaac Murray and Miranda Harriman; FHL microfilm 10822.

[66] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Haverhill: 243, Miranda Murray; FHL microfilm 2407888; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[67] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Miranda Murray; memorial 60661902.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Haverhill: 243.

[68] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Lucy Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.

[69] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Lucy B. Murray; memorial 14091331.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Lucy B. Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[70] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 366, 374 [Morgianna Murray #2059].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Morgianna Murray; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Morgianna Murry, 7 November 1819; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Morgiana Murry; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.

[71] Massachusetts Registry of Vital Records and Statistics, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, online (N.p.: n.p., 2004), 38 Morgiana M. McKenney; vol. 474, page 38, line 34.

[72] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Morgiana Murray McKenney; memorial 19176985.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 366, 374 [Morgianna Murray #2059].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Morgiana Murray Mckenney; FHL microfilm 001316089.

[73] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 366, 374 [Morgianna Murray #2059].  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), William B. McKenny and Morgianna Murray; FHL microfilm 10822.   Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Morgeanna Murray and Wm. B. McKenney; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll #73.

[74] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 144, 366, 374 [William Bennett McKenney #1992].

[75] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 144, 366, 374 [William Bennett McKenney #1992].

[76] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 144, 366, 374 [William Bennett McKenney #1992].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Morgiana Murray Mckenney; FHL microfilm 001316089.

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Dependence FROST

Dependence is my sixth cousin, six times removed; we are related through Percival and Rebecca LOWELL.  He was enumerated with his wife and children in the 1850 and 1860 censuses taken in Eliot, York, Maine.[1]  He was listed as a laborer in both censuses.

Dependence FROST was born 31 December 1795 in Eliot or Kittery, York, Maine.[2]  He was baptized in June 1803 at the Second Parish Church in Kittery, York, Maine.[3]  Dependence was the son of Major Joseph and Mary (SHAPLEIGH) FROST.  He died 19 May 1863.[4]  He is interred at Frost Cemetery in Eliot, York, Maine.[5]  Dependence married Jemima Libby GOODWIN 9 February 1818 or 19 February 1822 in Eliot, York, Maine.[6]  Jemima was born 3 December 1799 in Eliot, York, Maine.[7]  Jemima was the daughter of Elisha and Jemima (LIBBY) GOODWIN.  She died 24 January 1872.[8]  She is interred at Frost Cemetery in Eliot, York, Maine.[9]

Dependence and Jemima had the following children:

  1. Elisha Whidden FROST was born 19 June 1824 in Eliot, York, Maine.[10]  It is believed that he was lost at sea in 1847.[11]
  2. Sarah Maria FROST was born 18 December 1826 in Eliot, York, Maine.[12] Sarah died 26 April 1905 on 4 Judson Street in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts of a cerebral hemorrhage.[13]  She is interred in Saco, York, Maine, at an unknown cemetery.[14]  Sarah married William Currier MERRILL 21 June 1847 by Rev. Leonard Withington in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts with intentions filed 5 June 1847 in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts.[15]  William was born in 1822.  He was the son of Jacob and Dorothy (SANBORN) MERRILL.  He died in 1885.  They had four children.
  3. Joseph Dependence FROST was born 11 January 1828 in Eliot, York, Maine.[16] He died 17 April 1905 of apoplexy in Eliot, York, Maine.[17]  Joseph married Sarah M. JELLISON 31 July 1847 in Eliot, York, Maine.[18]  Sarah was born 14 September 1827 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[19]  She was the daughter of Alexander and Hannah (LIBBY) JELLISON.  She died 19 January 1897 of intestinal blockage in Eliot, York, Maine.[20]  They had ten children.
  4. Mary Jane FROST was born 29 March 1830 in Eliot York, Maine.[21] She died 3 July 1911 of angina pectoris in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[22]  She is interred at Harmony Grove Cemetery in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[23]  Mary married Oliver Wormwood HAM 10 August 1848 in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[24]  Oliver was born January 1826 in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[25]  He is the son of Oliver W. and Mary (GREEN) HAM.  He died 10 October 1865 of consumption in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[26]  He is interred at Harmony Grove Cemetery in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[27]
  5. Avoline or Evelyn FROST was born 13 April 1834 in Eliot, York, Maine.[28] Avoline married Edward H. DELANO 16 June 1858.[29]
  6. Dorcas Treadwell FROST was born 2 February 1838 in Eliot, York, Maine.[30] She died 18 April 1909.  She is interred at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in North Berwick, York, Maine.[31]  Dorcas married Charles A. R. WILEY 26 December 1855 in Eliot, York, Maine.[32]  Charles was born in 1834.  They had at least one child.
  7. Elizabeth (Lizzie) FROST was born 18 April 1844 in Eliot, York, Maine.[33] She died in 1877.  She is interred at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco, York, Maine.[34]  Elizabeth married Benjamin Franklin RIDLON 12 January 1874 in New Hampshire.[35]  Benjamin was born in 1849 and died in 1919.  They had one child.

[1] 1850 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Eliot, 256 (stamped), dwelling 338, family 371, Dependence Frost; NARA microfilm publication M432, 274.  1860 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Eliot, 12, dwelling 109, family 110, Dependence Frost; FHL microfilm 803450; NARA microfilm publication M653, 450.

[2] Ralph Sylvester Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 95 (1941), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependence Frost; v. 95, p. 269.  Norman Seaver Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families: I. Edmund Frost, Cambridge, Mass., 1635; II. Nicholas Frost, Kittery, Maine, 1634; III. George Frost, Winter Harbor, Maine, before 1635; IV. Nicholas Frost, the Apprentice York County, Maine, 1662; The Frostburg Line, Frostburg, Maryland (West Newton, Massachusetts: Frost Family Association of America, 1926), 271-272; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Dependence Frost #133224.  The Essex Institute: Historical Collections, vol. XXXIX (39) (Salem, Mass.: The Salem Press Co., 1903), 83; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; The Pepperrells in America; by Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard; Dependence Frost #515.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependence Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependance Frost; birth 31 December 1795; FHL microfilm 11322.

[3] Dr. John Eldridge Frost, “Kittery, Maine, Second Parish Baptisms 1721-1831,” The Maine Genealogist, 26 (2004), online image, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.com : online 26 April 2016), Dependence son of Joseph Frost; v. 26, p. 184.

[4] Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” Dependence Frost; v. 95, p. 269.

[5] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependance Frost; FHL microfilm 001315207.

[6] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependence Frost and Jemima LIttlefield Goodwin; marriage 9 February 1818; FHL microfilm 10851.  Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families (Lewiston, Maine: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1903), 423; image online, Google, Google (books.google.com : online 27 April 2016; Dependence Frost #25.  Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 27; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016; Jemima Libby #10-4-6-2-2.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” Dependence Frost; v. 95, p. 269.  J. L. M. Willis, editor, Old Eliot: A Quarterly Magazine of the History and Biography of The Upper Parish of Kittery, Now Eliot, vol. v (5) (Eliot, Maine: self, 1902), 117; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Nathan Libbey; Jemima L. m. Dependence Frost.  The Essex Institute: Historical Collections, vol. XXXIX (39) (Salem, Mass.: The Salem Press Co., 1903), 83; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; The Pepperrells in America; by Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard; Dependence Frost #515.

[7] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Jemima L. Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 27.  John Eldrige Frost, “Capt. Elisha Goodwin’s Record Book,” New England Hirstorical and Genealogical Register, 97 (1942), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 27 April 2016), Jemima L. Goodwin born December 3rd 1799; vol. 97, p. 141.

[8] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Dependance Frost; FHL microfilm 001315207.  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 27.

[9] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Dependance Frost; FHL microfilm 001315207

[10] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Elisha Whidden Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[11] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.

[12] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Sarah Mariah Whidden Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 004703837, Sarah M. Merrill, 26 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Beverly: certificate 208, Sarah M. Merrill; FHL microfilm 2070051; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[13] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 004703837, Sarah M. Merrill, 26 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Beverly: certificate 208, Sarah M. Merrill; FHL microfilm 2070051; FHL microfilm 4282859.  New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost; death 26 April 1905; certificate 208.

[14] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Beverly: certificate 208.

[15] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; intentions 5 June 1847; Newburyport Marriages; Newburyport, vital transcripts.  The Essex Institute, “Essex County, Massachusetts Marriages to 1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; intention 5 Jun 1847; Newburyport.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; intention 5 June 1847; FHL microfilm 0890256.  Massachusetts, United States State Archives, Boston, “Massachusett, Marriages, 1841-1915,” images online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), William C. Merrill and Sarah M. Frost; marriage 21 June 1847; FHL microfilm 001428256.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), William C. Merrill and Sarah M. Frost; marriage 21 June 1847; FHL microfilm 760382.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; marriage 21 June 1847; Newbury, vital record transcripts.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; marriage 21 June 1847; FHL microfilm 0886202 IT 3.

[16] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9944, Joseph D. Frost, 17 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Joseph Dependence Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[17] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9944, Joseph D. Frost, 17 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Joseph D. Frost; death 17 apr 1905; roll 20.

[18] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Joseph D. Frost and Sarah M. Jellison; FHL microfilm 10851.  J. L. M. Willis, editor, Old Eliot: A Quarterly Magazine of the History and Biography of The Upper Parish of Kittery now Eliot, vol. IX (9) (Eliot, Maine: Augustine Caldwell, Printer, 1909), 79; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Joseph D. Frost and Sarah M. Jellison; marriage 21 July 1847.

[19] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost; death 19 January 1897; roll 20.

[20] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, Sarah M. Frost; death 19 January 1897; roll 20.

[21] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Mary Jane Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911.

[22] New Hampshire, United States New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records, 1645-1949,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911; FHL microfilm 2080190.  New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com, Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911.  New Hampshire, United States New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records, 1645-1949,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911; FHL microfilm 986098.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary Jane Frost Ham; memorial 156495146.

[24] New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), Oliver W. Ham and Mary Jane Frost; marriage 10 August 1848; FHL microfilm 1001265.  New Hampshire Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), Oliver W. Ham and Mary Jane Frost; marriage 10 August 1848; FHL microfilm 1001265.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary Jane Frost and Oliver W. Ham; FHL microfilm 1001265.

[25] New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Olive W. Ham; death 10 October 1865;.

[26] New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com, Olive W. Ham; death 10 October 1865;.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 April 2016), Oliver W. Ham; memorial 156495125.

[28] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Avoline S. Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[29] L. Vernon Briggs, History of Shipbuilding on North River, Plymouth County, Massachusetts: with genealogies of the shipbuilders, and accounts of the industries upon its tributaries, first (Boston: Corburn Brothers, Printers, 1889), 227; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Edward h. Delano.

[30] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dorcas T. Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[31] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2016), Dorcas T. Willey; memorial 97625960.

[32] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dorcas T. Frost and Charles A. R. Willey; FHL microfilm 10851.  J. L. M. Willis, editor, Old Eliot: A Quarterly Magazine of the History and Biography of The Upper Parish of Kittery now Eliot, vol. IX (9) (Eliot, Maine: Augustine Caldwell, Printer, 1909), 213; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 28 April 2016; December 26 [1855] Charles A.r. Willey of So. Berwick and Dorcas T. Frost, of Eliot.

[33] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Elizabeth Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2016), Lizzie Ridlon; memorial 147156869.

[35] New Hampshire Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 April 2016), Benjamin F. Ridlon and Lizzie Frost; FHL microfilm 1001297.

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Virtue A. CUMMINGS

Virtue (Vertie) is my seventh cousin twice removed in two different ways through Rev. Robert and Sarah (WINTER) JORDAN.  She is enumerated with her parents in the 1870 and 1880 U.S. censuses taken in Bethel, Oxford, Maine.[1]  She was enumerated in the 1900 and 1910 U.S. censuses with her husband and children taken in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[2]  She was enumerated by herself in the 1920 U.S. census in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[3]

Virtue (Vertie) A. CUMMINGS was born 1 October 1866 in Bethel, Oxford, Maine.[4]  She was the daughter of Ranson Dunham and Sarah Elizabeth (CUSHMAN) CUMMINGS.  She died after January 1920 in Maine.    She is interred at Bird’s Hill Cemetery in Oxford County, Maine.[5]  Virtue married Elbridge CROOKER 1 October 1884 in Rumford, Oxford, Maine by Rev. C. B. Hanneford.[6]  Elbridge was born 8 October 1860 in Albany, Oxford, Maine.[7]  He was the son of George and Lydia N. (FLINT) CROOKER.  He died 20 May 1919 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[8]  He is interred at Bird’s Hill Cemetery in Oxford County, Maine.[9]

Vertie and Elbridge had the following children:

  1. Homer Elbridge CROOKER born 27 October 1892 in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, he is a twin to Annie.[10]   He died 6 November 1959 in Maine.  He is interred at Lakeside Cemetery in Bryant Pond, Oxford, Maine.[11]  Homer married Elizabeth RING 29 August 1917 in Bryant Pond, Oxford, Maine.[12]  Elizabeth was born in 1886.  She was the daughter of Charles and Isabelle RING.  There were no children.
  2. Ann (Annie) Elizabeth CROOKER born 27 October 1892 in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, she is a twin to Homer.[13] Ann died 22 June 1970 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[14]  Ann married Henry Packard MORGAN 11 June 1914 in Maine.[15]  Henry was born 3 January 1890 in Greenwood, Oxford, Maine.[16]  He was the son of Edgar Herbert MORGAN.  He died 14 April 1967 in Rumford, Oxford, Maine.[17]  Ann and Henry had eight children.
  3. ___ CROOKER born 11 Jan 1894 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[18] The baby died of infantile convulsions on 3 October 1894 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[19]

[1] 1870 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Bethel, sheet 25A, dwelling 35, family 38, Eli H. Cushman; NARA microfilm publication M593, 550.  1880 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Bethel, Enumeration District (ED) 117, sheet 34B, dwelling 264, family 275, Ransom D. Cummings; NARA microfilm publication T9, 484.

[2] 1900 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Woodstock, Enumeration District (ED) 194, sheet 7B, dwelling 177, family 185, Elbridge Crocker; NARA microfilm publication T623, 596.  1910 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Woodstock, Enumeration District (ED) 197, sheet 2A, dwelling 28, family 34, Elbridge Crocker; NARA microfilm publication T624, 543.

[3] 1920 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Woodstock, Enumeration District (ED) 121, sheet 1B, dwelling 15, family 16, Bertie A. Crooker; NARA microfilm publication T625, 647.

[4] Albert Oren Cummins, Cummings Genealogy: Isaac Cummings 1601-1677 of Ipswich in 1638 and some of his descendants, first (Montpelier, Vt.: Argus and Patriot Printing House, 1904), 456; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 April 2016; Vertie A. Cummings.  William B. Lapham, History of Bethel (formerly Sudbury, Canada) Oxford County, Maine: 1768-1890; with a brief sketch of Hanover and family statistics, first (Augusta, ME: Press of the maine Farmer, 1891), 517; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 April 2016; Vertie A. Cummings.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 April 2016), Vertie A. Cummings Crooker; memorial 119490051.

[6] Cummins, Cummings Genealogy, 456.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 April 2016), Vestie A. Cummings and Elbridge Crooker; marriage 1 October 1884.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002324, Elbridge Crooker and Vestie A. Cummings, 1 October 1884; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[7] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 April 2016), Elbridge Crooker; 1908-1922 Vital Records, roll 13.  Lapham, History of Bethel (formerly Sudbury, Canada) Oxford County, Maine, 517.  Cummins, Cummings Genealogy, 456.

[8] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, Elbridge Crooker; 1908-1922 Vital Records, roll 13.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 April 2016), Elbridge Crooker; memorial 119489876.

[10] “United States World War 1 Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918,” images online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Homer Elbridge Crooker; FHL microfilm 1654008.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957,” digital images, Family Search, Family Search (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Homer Elbridge Crooker; citing Maine, World War I Card Index to Soldiers by Town, 1917-1919; FHL folder 004388558.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, ______ Crooker, 27 October 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 April 2016), Homer Elbridge Crooker; memorial 119490520.

[12] Maine Family History Library, “Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Homer E. Crooker and Elizabeth Ring.

[13] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, ______ Crooker, 27 October 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Richard Leon Herrick, Herrick Genealogy: Herrick Genealogical Register: A Genealogical Register of the Name and Family of Herrick from the Settlement of Henerie Hericke, In Salem, Massachusetts, 3rd (Holt, Michigan: Herrick Family Association, 2010), 2058; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 April 2016; Henry Packard Morgan #3164.

[14] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.  State of Maine Department of Human Services, “Maine Death Index, 1960-1997,” index online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 25 April 2016), Annie E. Morgan; city code 17350; certificate 7000648.

[15] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.  Maine Family History Library, “Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Henry P. Morgan and Annie E. Crooker.

[16] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.

[17] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.

[18] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, baby Crocker, 3 October 1894; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[19] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, baby Crocker, 3 October 1894.

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Zebedee CHANDLER

Zebedee is my third cousin six times removed; we are related through Captain Joseph and Joanna (THOMAS) VAUGHAN.  There are a large number of men with this name and it can be confusing as to which one is which, I believe I have the correct person in all the attached records and dates.  The name is a biblical name meaning “God has given” or “abundant”.  There are variations of the name in records such as Zibida, Zebadee and Zibidee and more.  Due to the confusion with records I cannot verify if he served in the War of 1812, though there was a Zebedee Chandler that served from Massachusetts.  Also due to the name confusion some of the children listed may or may not be his children.  I will put an * next to all those that are possibly his children.  He worked as a peddler in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

Zebedee CHANDLER was born 6 April 1785 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[1]  He was the son of Lt. Zebedee and Zerviah (CUSHMAN) CHANDLER.  He died of cholera on 15 July 1849 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[2]  He is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[3]  Zebedee married Ruth COLE 28 July 1804 by Rev. John HOWLAND in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts with intentions filed 1 July 1804 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[4]  Ruth was born 9 September 1785 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[5]  She was the daughter of Job and Mary (SAVERY) COLE.   She died 27 August 1834 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[6]  She is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[7]

Zebedee and Ruth had the following children:

  1. Job Cole CHANDLER born 22 or 23 December 1804 in Carver or Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[8] He also has many other dates listed such as 23 December 1803 (death record); 1804 by itself with no location on a Sons of the American Revolutionary War application; 1804 in Carver on Find a Grave and another death record; 13 December 1804 listed in a book.[9]  I believe the December 1804 date to be the correct date.  He died of paralysis on 15 March 1886 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[10]  He is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[11]  Job married Nancy Bradford SHERMAN 11 April 1830 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[12]  Nancy was born 23 June 1813 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[13]  She is the daughter of Joseph and Nancy (BRADFORD) SHERMAN.  She died 24 September 1891 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[14]  She is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[15]  They had 8 children.
  2. Zebedee CHANDLER* born about 1805.
  3. Mary CHANDLER born 25 April 1806 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[16] She is also listed as born in Easton, Bristol, Massachusetts in one book.[17]  She died 4 August 1872 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[18]  She is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[19] Mary married Levi SHURTLEFF 10 November 1825 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts by Nehemiah Cable, Esq.; with intentions filed 1 October 1825 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[20]  The date of 10 November 1824 was also listed in a book.[21]  Levi was born 3 March 1801 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[22]  He was the son of Gideon and Lucy (SHAW) SHURTLEFF.  He died 9 October 1878 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[23]  He is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[24]  They had nine children.
  4. Caroline CHANDLER born 13 November 1807 in Plympton, Massachusetts.[25] She died of enlargement of the heart on 15 May 1857 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[26]  Find a Grave has the date of 13 Jun 1857 which I believe is incorrect.[27]  She is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[28]  Caroline married Job MORTON 10 March 1832 or June 1832 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[29]  Job was born 9 August 1790 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.  He was the son of Job and Patience (CROOKER) MORTON.  He died 18 June 1849 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.  He is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[30]  They had three children.
  5. Zebedee CHANDLER* born about 1809. He married Betsey H. BRIGGS 17 September 1841 in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts.[31]  Betsey died 12 May 1845 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[32]  She is interred at Lakenham Cemetery in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[33]  They had one daughter who died as a young child.
  6. Isaac CHANDLER born 21 September 1809 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[34] He died 10 January 1824.[35]
  7. Hannah CHANDLER born 11 September 1811.[36] She died 25 October 1811.[37]
  8. Josiah CHANDLER* 12 September 1812.[38] He died 25 January 1825.[39]
  9. Ruth C. CHANDLER* born 12 September 1814.[40] On her death record and tombstone she is listed as being born in 1819.[41]  She died of valvular heart disease on 2 January 1896 in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts.[42]  She is interred at West Barnstable Cemetery in West Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts.[43]  Ruth married William F. Jones 20 June 1841 in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts; with intentions filed 29 May 1841 in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[44]  William was born about 1819.[45]  He was the son of Benjamin and Betsey (CROCKER) JONES.  He died about 1915.  He is interred at West Barnstable Cemetery in West Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts.[46]  They had one daughter.
  10. Benjamin P.T. CHANDLER* born 3 October 1816.[47] He died 29 April 1818.[48]
  11. Mercy Savery CHANDLER* 19 October 1818 in Massachusetts.[49] She has other dates listed in other sources such as 16 October 1818 and 1819.[50]  She died of consumption on 12 January 1853 in Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts.[51]  In one book she is listed as dying 9 January 1853.[52]  Mercy married Samuel T. RIDGWAY Jr., 6 November 1836 in Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts.[53]  Samuel was born 12 November 1813 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.  He was the son of Jared and Mehitable (GARDNER) REED.  He died 9 April 1896 in Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts.  They had two children.
  12. Albert F. CHANDLER born 1821 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[54] He died of heart disease and chronic hepatitis on 29 March 1886 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[55]  He is interred at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[56]  Albert married twice; he married first to Sarah W. TOLMAN.[57]  Sarah died 10 May 1851 in Massachusetts.  She is interred at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[58]  They had two children.  Albert married second to Martha B. FULLER 5 November 1857 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[59]  She was the daughter of Thomas and Sarah FULLER.  She died of acute exacerbation of chronic nephritis on 30 August 1907 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[60]  She is interred at Mount Auburn Cemetery in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[61]  I cannot find any children of this marriage.
  13. Sarah B. CHANDLER* born 21 December 1825 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[62] She died 25 March 1858 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[63]  Sarah married Miles Barrows PRATT 12 January 1852 in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts by W. G. Sargant.[64]  Other dates and locations are 1851 in Massachusetts; 25 December 1851 in Worcester, Massachusetts.[65]  Miles was born 17 September 1825 in Carver, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[66]  Miles is the son of David and Sarah (BARROWS) PRATT.  He died 9 August 1882 in Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[67] They had no children.

 

The above Zebedee (#2) and Zebedee (#5) are mentioned in various records as his son, there was another Zebedee CHANDLER with a wife Ruth living in another part of Massachusetts at the same time period, so they me connected to that Zebedee.  Other noted children, may or may not belong to this other Zebedee, though they often referred to the wife as Ruth COLE, so there is no guarantee as to whom they belong.  I do believe that all the Zebedee’s living in the Plymouth County at this time period are related in some manner.

[1] Carol May and Elise May Ray, “A Glimpse into the Life of… The Zebedee Chandlers,” database, Chandler Family Association, The Chandler Family Association (chandlerfamilyassociation.org: online 20 April 2016), Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).

[2] A. W. Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary): descended from early immigrants to New England and Philidelphia with introductory articles of the orgin and history of the names, and of English families of the name Savery in its various forms; a detailed sketch of the life and labors of William Savery, Minister of the Gospel in the Society of Friends; and appendixes containing an account of Savery’s invention of the steam engine, and extracts from English, New England, and Barbadoes records relating to families of both names, first (Boston: The Collin Press, 1893), 77; images online, Google, Google (www.books.google.com : online 20 April 2016; Ruth Cole #111.  Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 41: 78, Zebedee Chandler; FHL microfilm 959812; FHL microfilm 4282859.  1850 United States census, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, mortality schedule, Carver, image 14 of 33, Zebedee Chandler; FHL microfilm 1421015; NARA microfilm publication T655.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Zebedee Chandler; memorial 370430190.  Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).

[4] Ernest Byron Cole, The Descendants of James Cole of Plymouth 1633: Also a record of the families of Lieutenant Thomas Burnham, of Ipswich, 1635; Lieutenant Edward Winship, of Cambridge, 1635; and Simon Huntingdon, of Norwich, England, 1635; with a complete record of the Cole, Coole, and Cowle Families in America in the Revolution, first (New York: The Grafton Press, MCMVIII (1908)), 129; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 19 April 2016; Ruth Cole #795.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.  Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).  The New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of the Town of Plympton, Massachusetts to the year 1850 (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1923), 278; images online, Internet Archives, Internet Archives (archive.org : online 20 April 2016; Zebedee Jr of P. and Ruth Cole of Carver, int. July 1, 1804.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 April 2016), Zebedee Chandler and Ruth Cole; 28 July 1804; Carver; town records, with births, marriages and deaths.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 April 2016), Zebedee Chandler and Ruth Cole; 28 July 1804; Carver; town records.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Carver Massachusetts to the year 1850 (Boston, Mass: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1911), 94; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 19 April 2016; Zebedee Chandler and Ruth Cole; 28 July 1804.

[5] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 April 2016), Ruth Cole; 9 September 1785; Carver; births, marriages and deaths.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 April 2016), Ruth Cole; 9 September 1785; Carver; town records, with births, marriages and deaths.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 April 2016), Ruth Cole; 9 September 1785; Carver; vital record transcripts.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Town Birth Records, 1620-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 19 April 2016), Ruth Cole; 9 September 1785; vital records of Carver.  Cole, The Descendants of James Cole of Plymouth 1633, 129.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[6] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Ruth Cole; Carver; births, marriages and deaths, page 67.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.  Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Ruth Cole Chandler; memorial 37030230.  Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).

[8] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Job Chandler; Carver; births, marriages and deaths, page 67.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Job Chandler; birth 22 Dec 1804.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Town Birth Records, 1620-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Job Chandler; birth 22 Dec 1804.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of Carver Massachusetts to the year 1850 (Boston, Mass: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1911), 20; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 April 2016; Job Chandler; birth 22 Dec 1804.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Job Cole Chandler; Plympton; town records, with births, marriages and deaths, page 627.

[9] Application, Roy Francis Perkins Jr., national 70017; Rhode Island 1117, descendant of Captain John Bradford; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Genealogical Society of Utah Salt Lake City, data collected, “Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,” database index, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 April 2016), Job Cole Chandler; FHL microfilm 960232.  Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[10] Application, Roy Francis Perkins Jr., national 70017; Rhode Island 1117, Sons of the American Revolution.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 374: 323, Job Cole Chandler; FHL mcirofilm 960232; FHL microfilm 4282859.  Genealogical Society of Utah Salt Lake City, data collected, “Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,” database index, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 April 2016), Job Cole Chandler; FHL microfilm 960232.

[11] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 374: 323.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Job C. Chandler; memorial 103535051.

[12] Application, Roy Francis Perkins Jr., national 70017; Rhode Island 1117, Sons of the American Revolution.  The New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of the Town of Plympton, Massachusetts to the year 1850 (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1923), 277; images online, Internet Archives, Internet Archives (archive.org : online 20 April 2016; Job Cole Chandler of P., s. Zebedee Jr., grand s. Zebedee, and Nancy Bradford Sherman of P., d. Lt. Joseph of P., Apr. 11, 1830.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Job Cole Chandler and Nancy Bradford Sherman; FHL microfilm 0874028 item 2.  Cole, The Descendants of James Cole of Plymouth 1633, 129.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.  The New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of the Town of Plympton, Massachusetts to the year 1850 (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1923), 187; images online, Internet Archives, Internet Archives (archive.org : online 20 April 2016; Nancy Bradford Sherman [dup. w. Job Cole Chandler (s. Zebedee Jr. and Ruth)], Jun 2, 1813.  Mary Ellis Augsbury, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. XLI (41) (Washington, D.C.: NSDAR, 1915), 320; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 April 2016; Mrs. Ida M. Chandler Farrington #40864.

[13] Application, Roy Francis Perkins Jr., national 70017; Rhode Island 1117, Sons of the American Revolution.  The New England Historic Genealogical Society, Vital Records of the Town of Plympton, Massachusetts to the year 1850 (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1923), 187; images online, Internet Archives, Internet Archives (archive.org : online 20 April 2016; Nancy Bradford Sherman [dup. w. Job Cole Chandler (s. Zebedee Jr. and Ruth)], Jun 2, 1813.

[14] Application, Roy Francis Perkins Jr., national 70017; Rhode Island 1117, Sons of the American Revolution.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Nancy Bradford Sherman Chandler; memorial 103836051.

[16] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Mercy Chandler; birth 25 April 1806; Plympton; Town Records with births, marriages and deaths, page 627.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Mercy Chandler; birth 25 April 1806; Plympton; Vital Records Transcripts; page 56.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[17] Benjamin Shurtleff, Descendants of William Shurtleff: Takend from the original editiond published in 1912, 1976 revised edition (San Francisco, California: 1976), 211; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 19 April 2016; Levi Shurtleff #403.

[18] Shurtleff, Descendants of William Shurtleff, 211.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Mary Chandler Shurtleff; memorial 50457999.

[20] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Levi Shurtleff and Miss Mary Chandler; intention 1 October 1825; Carver; Town Records.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Mary Chandler and Levi Shurtleff; FHL microfilm 0874029 IT 3.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Marey Chandler and Levi Shurtleff; marriage 10 November 1825; Carver; Town Records with births, marriages and deaths, page 172.

[21] Shurtleff, Descendants of William Shurtleff, 211.

[22] Shurtleff, Descendants of William Shurtleff, 211.

[23] Shurtleff, Descendants of William Shurtleff, 211.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Levi Shurtleff; memorial 50457773.

[25] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Caroline Chandler; birth 13 November 1807; Plympton; Town Records with births, marriages and deaths page 627.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[26] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 112: 279, Caroline Morton; death 15 May 1857; FHL microfilm 960173; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Caroline Chandler Morton; memorial 60177212.

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Caroline Chandler Morton; memorial 60177212.

[29] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 April 2016), Caroline Chandler and Job Morton; FHL microfilm 0874028 IT 3.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Caroline Chandler and Job Morton; marriage 10 Mar 1832; FHL microfilm 0874029 IT 3.  Ancestry.com, “Massachusetts, Town Marriage Records, 1620-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Caroline Chandler and Job Morton; marriage 10 March 1832; Vital Records of Carver.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Caroline Chandler and Job Morton; int. 10 March 1832; Carver; Vital Records Transcripts page 93.  Massachusetts Vital Records: 93, Caroline Chandler and Job Morton, 10 March 1832; New England Historical and Genealogical Society, online.  American Antiquarian Society, “Massachusetts, Marriage Index, 1784-1840,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Caroline Chandler and Job Morton, Jr.; citing Index of Marriages in Massachusetts Centinel and Columbian Centinel 1784-1840, page 663.  Ernest Byron Cole, The Descendants of James Cole of Plymouth 1633: Also a record of the families of Lieutenant Thomas Burnham, of Ipswich, 1635; Lieutenant Edward Winship, of Cambridge, 1635; and Simon Huntingdon, of Norwich, England, 1635; with a complete record of the Cole, Coole, and Cowle Families in America in the Revolution, first (New York: The Grafton Press, MCMVIII (1908)), 129; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 19 April 2016; Caroline Chandler; #1538.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 April 2016), Job Morton; memorial 60177251.

[31] Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).

[32] Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).

[33] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2016), Ruth Cole Chandler; memorial 37030230.  Ray, The Chandler Family Association, Zebedee Chandler, Jr. (#3) (Zebedee > Lt. Zebedee).

[34] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.  Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 18 April 2016), Isaac Chandler; FHL microfilm 0874028 IT 2.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 April 2016), Isaac Chandler; birth 21 September 1809; Plympton; Town Records with births, marriages and deaths, page 627.  Massachusetts Vital Records: 55, Isaac Chandler, 21 September 1809; New England Historical and Genealogical Society, online.

[35] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[36] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[37] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[38] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[39] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[40] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[41] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 April 2016), Ruth C. Chandler Jones; memorial 5762924.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Barnstable: FHL microfilm 961518, Ruth Chandler Jones; death 2 January 1896; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[42] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Barnstable: FHL microfilm 961518.  New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Ruth Chandler Jones; death 2 January 1896; _ up through 1902; 1896.

[43] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Ruth C. Chandler Jones; memorial 5762924.

[44] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 April 2016), William F. Jones and Ruth Chandler; marriage 20 Jun 1841; FHL microfilm 945014.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 April 2016), William F. Jones and Ruth Chandler; intention 29 May 1841; FHL microfilm 945014.  Massachusetts Vital Records: Middleborough v2, p298, Mr. William F. Jones & Miss Ruth Chandler, 29 May 1841; New England Historical and Genealogical Society, online.

[45] Simeon L. Deyo, History of Barnstable County, Massachusetts (New York: H. W. Blake & Co., 1890), 438; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 21 April 2016; William F. Jones.

[46] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 April 2016), William F. Jones; memorial 5762931.

[47] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[48] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[49] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 76: 180, Mercy S. Ridgway; FHL microfilm 960169; death 12 January 1853; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[50] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.  Genealogical Society of Utah Salt Lake City, data collected, “Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,” database index, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 April 2016), Mercy S. Ridgway; FHL microfilm 1940671.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 76: 180, Mercy S. Ridgway; FHL microfilm 960169; death 12 January 1853; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[51] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 76: 180, Mercy S. Ridgway; FHL microfilm 960169; death 12 January 1853; FHL microfilm 4282859.  Genealogical Society of Utah Salt Lake City, data collected, “Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,” database index, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 April 2016), Mercy S. Ridgway; FHL microfilm 1940671.

[52] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[53] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Mr. Samuel Ridgway and Miss mary S. Chandler; Stoughton; births, marriages and deaths; page 12.  Genealogical Society of Utah Salt Lake City, data collected, “Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,” database index, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 April 2016), Mercy S. Ridgway; FHL microfilm 1940671.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[54] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 375: 84, Albert F. Chandler; death 29 March 1886; FHL microfilm 960233; FHL microfilm 4282859.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Albert F. Chandler; death 29 March 1886; Boston; Boston deaths, 1886.

[55] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 375: 84, Albert F. Chandler; death 29 March 1886; FHL microfilm 960233; FHL microfilm 4282859.  New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Albert Chandler; death 29 March 1886; up through 1902; 1886 page 84.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Albert F. Chandler; death 29 March 1886; Boston; Boston deaths, 1886.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Albert F. Chandler; death 29 March 1886; Boston; births, marriages and deaths.

[56] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 April 2016), Albert F. Chandler; memorial 129020005.

[57] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[58] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 April 2016), Sarah W. Chandler; memorial 129019979.

[59] Massachusetts, United States State Archives, Boston, “Massachusett, Marriages, 1841-1915,” images online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 21 April 2016), Albert F. Chandler and Martha R. Fuller; marriage 5 November 1857; FHL microfilm 001433016.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 March 2016), Albert F. Chandler and Martha R. Fuller; marriage 5 November 1857; Boston; marriage, 1857.  Massachusetts New England Historic and Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts, “Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915,” online images, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Albert F. Chandler and Martha R. Fuller; marriage 5 November 1857; up through 1910; 1857.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Albert F. Chandler and Martha R. Fuller; Boston; births, marriages and deaths.  Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[60] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston: certificate 7743; 650 (stamped), Martha R. Chandler; death 30 August 1907; FHL microfilm 2258903; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[61] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston: certificate 7743; 650 (stamped), Martha R. Chandler; death 30 August 1907; FHL microfilm 2258903; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[62] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.

[63] Solon F. Whitney, Historical Sketches of Watertown, Massachusetts: complied in part for history of Middlesex County, Massachusetts, first (Philidelphia: J. W. Lewis & Co., 1890), 430; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 21 April 2016; Miles Pratt.

[64] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 April 2016), Miles Pratt and Sarah B. Chandler; marriage 12 January 1852; Barnstable; births, marriages and deaths; page 98.

[65] Savary, A Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Savery Families (Savory and Savary) and of the Severy Family (Severit, Savery, Savory, and Savary), 77.  Solon F. Whitney, Historical Sketches of Watertown, Massachusetts: complied in part for history of Middlesex County, Massachusetts, first (Philidelphia: J. W. Lewis & Co., 1890), 430; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 21 April 2016; Miles Pratt.  Massachusetts, United States State Archives, Boston, “Massachusett, Marriages, 1841-1915,” images online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 21 April 2016), Sarah B. Chandler and Miles Pratt; marriage 25 December 1851; FHL microfilm 001432876.

[66] Whitney, Historical Sketches of Watertown, Massachusetts, 430.

[67] Whitney, Historical Sketches of Watertown, Massachusetts, 430.

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