Monthly Archives: September 2013

On this day, September 30

Family events

 

No events for immediate family

2nd cousins:

 

Births

1788 Rufus King Libby 2nd cousin 5x removed
1806 Sewall Hasty 2nd cousin 5x removed
1832 Charlotte Jellison 2nd cousin 5x removed
1867 Milton Jordan 2nd cousin 4x removed
1878 Reubena Anne Louden 2nd cousin 3x removed
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Rufus King Libby

Rufus King LIBBY is my second cousin five times removed; we are related through his great grandparents Nathaniel and Dorothy (HILL) JORDAN.  He is the son of Matthew and Hannah (HASTY) LIBBY.  He was born 30 September 1788 in Scarborough, Maine.  He married first, Roxanna JONES, 17 November 1812 in Maine.  They had seven children:  Ruth J., Elizabeth Jane, Rufus Jr., Phineas J., Elbridge G., Samuel G., and Charles Ezra.  Rufus and family were enumerated in the 1840 census in Webster, Maine.[1]  Rufus married second Elizabeth (Betsey) JONES 15 June 1843 in Webster.[2]  Rufus and family were enumerated in the 1850 and 1860 censuses taken in Webster.[3]  Rufus worked as a farmer his entire life.  He died 7 May 1867 in Maine, and is buried in Golder Cemetery in Sabattus, Maine.[4]


[1] 1840 U.S. census, Lincoln County, Maine, Webster, 355 (stamped), page 4, Rufus Libby; NARA microfilm publication M704, 145.

[2] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 September 2013), Rufus Libby, Betsey Jones, 15 June 1843, Webster, Androscoggin, Maine.

[3] 1850 U.S. census, Lincoln County, Maine, population schedule, Webster, , dwelling 57, family 58, Rufus K. Libby; NARA microfilm publication M432, 261.  1860 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Webster, page 2, dwelling 17, family 20, Rufus K. Libby; NARA microfilm publication M653, 432.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 September 2013), Rufus King Libby memorial #44849999.

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On this day, September 29…

Family events

 

Births

1848 Flora Jane Wilbur 1st cousin 4x removed

 

Marriages

1710 John Larrabee and Elizabeth Jordan 1st cousin 8x removed
1774 Daniel Stover  and Lydia Hill 6th great grand aunt

 

Deaths

1823 James Howard 6th great grand uncle

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Flora Jane Wilbur

Flora Jane WILBUR is my first cousin four times removed, we are related through her grandparents my fourth great grandparents David Ross and Olive (MOORE) HOPKINS.  Flora is the tenth of eleven children born to Lyman Moses and Emily (HOPKINS) WILBUR.    Flora was born 29 September 1848 in Eastbrook, Maine.  Flora was enumerated with her family in Eastbrook in the 1850 and 1860 censuses.[1]  Flora married John Douglas PERKINS 4 November 1866, intentions filed 1 November 1866, in Portland, Maine.[2]  Flora and John had six children:  Frank H., Elbridge W., Melvin Johnson, Elizabeth (Lizzie) Theodora, Edith N., and Emily Miriam.    Flora was enumerated with her family 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 and 1930 in Eastbrook and Franklin, Maine.[3]  Flora died 5 April 1930 in Maine.

 

John Douglas PERKINS is related to me in four different ways:

  • Third cousin four times removed through Captain William WESCOTT and Elizabeth PERKINS
  • Fourth cousin five times removed through Jacob PERKINS
  • Fourth cousin four times removed through John PERKINS and Elizabeth PIERCE
  • Seventh cousin three times removed through John ALCOCK and Elizabeth BIRCHARD


[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Eastbrook, 496 (written), dwelling 8, family 8, Lyman Wilbur; NARA microfilm publication M432, 255.  1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, town of Eastbrook, post office Franklin, page 57, dwelling 444, family 409, Lyman Wilbur; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.

[2] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 September 2013), John D. Perkins, Flora J. Wilbur, 1 Nov. 1866, Portland, Cumberland, Maine.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 September 2013), John D. Perkins, Flora J Wilbur, 4 Nov 1866 Portland, Cumberland, Maine.

[3] 1880 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Eastbrook, Enumeration District (ED) 154, page 6 B, dwelling 51, family 53, John D. Perkins; NARA microfilm publication T9, 480.  John D. Perkins, 1900 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, 58 (stamped), sheet 3A, Enumeration District (ED) 51, dwelling 50, family 53; microfilm T623, 592.  1910 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, Enumeration District (ED) 62, 153 (stamped), sheet 4A, dwelling 66, family 70, John D. Perkins; NARA microfilm publication T624, 540.  Flora J. Perkins, 1920 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, sheet 11B, Enumeration District (ED) 15, dwelling 188, family 191; microfilm T625.  Melvin J. Perkins, 1930 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, 132 (stamped), sheet 1A, Enumeration District (ED) 20, dwelling 2, family 2; microfilm T626, 833.

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On this day, September 28…

Family events

 

Births

1796 Asa Jordan 1st cousin 5x removed
1806 Esther Hopkins 4th great grand aunt

 

Marriages

1761 Gabriel Binet and Marie Genevieve Giroux 6th great grandparents

 

Deaths

1828 Mercy Watson 6th great grandmother

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Esther Hopkins

Esther HOPKINS is my fourth great aunt; we are related through her parents, my fifth great grandparents Solomon and Esther (PLUMMER) HOPKINS.  Esther is the fourteenth of sixteen children; she was born 28 September 1806 in Jefferson, Maine.[1]  Esther died 19 December 1824 in Jefferson, Maine, at the age of 18.[2]


[1] Harold Lewis Bond, “Early Vital Records of Jefferson, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 73 (1919), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 August 2013), family of Solomon Hopkins and Esther Plumer.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 1 September 2013), Esther Hopkins 28 Sep 1806 Jefferson, Lincoln, Maine.  Harold L. Bond, town clerk, “Jefferson, ME: Vital Records,” database, New England Historical and Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 September 2013), Esther Hopkins born 28 September 1806.

[2] Harold L. Bond, town clerk, “Jefferson, ME: Vital Records,” database, New England Historical and Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 September 2013), Esther Hopkins died 19 December 1824.

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On this day, September 27…

Family events

 

Births

1741 Hannah Perkins 6th great grand aunt
1798 Amos Wescott 4th great grand uncle

 

Deaths

1748 Pierre Giroux 6th great grand uncle
1760 Mary Jordan 1st cousin 7x removed
1854 Edmund C. Giles 1st cousin 4x removed

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