Hannah Smith JORDAN

Hannah is my first cousin five times removed; we are related through her grandparents, my fifth great grandparents, Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN.  She is the oldest child of Walter Simonton and Nancy G. (GRAVES) JORDAN.  She and her husband were enumerated in the 1850, 1860 and 1870 U.S. censuses in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[1]

Hannah Smith JORDAN was born 11 October 1813.  She died 13 Jan 1871.[2]  Her body is interred in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  Hannah married Captain Curtis CLARK 5 January 1837 by Rev. Benjamin LORD, in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[3]  Curtis was born 14 November 1808 in Harpswell, Cumberland, ME.[4]  He was the son of James and Asenath (CURTIS) CLARK.  He died of old age on 4 January 1894 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[5]  He interred at Jordan Cemetery, Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.

Hannah and Curtis had the following children:

  1. Sarah A. born 15 October 1837. She died 21 May 1866 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[6]  Sarah married Captain Leonard H. HIGGINS 29 Jul 1862 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME they were married by Rev. N. M. Williams.[7]  Leonard was born in 1834.  He died 21 March 1863 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.
  2. Curtis, Jr. was born 2 February 1840 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[8] He died of acute meningitis on 13 April 1918 in Surry, Hancock, ME.[9]  He married Algetta “Lettie” SMITH 29 April 1872 in Surry, Hancock, ME by Rev. L. S. Tripp.[10]  She was born about 1842.
  3. Hamilton was born 15 September 1842.[11]
  4. Osmond was born 15 August 1844.[12] He married Lizzie A. YOUNG 20 November 1885 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME by Rev. F. H. Osgood.[13]
  5. Walter Jordan was born 21 September 1847.[14] Walter married Margaret HAMMONDS 18 December 1868 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME the ceremony was performed by Rev. F. T. Hazelwood.[15]
  6. Elenora was born 5 March 1849.[16] She died before 19 July 1850.
  7. Emory was born 28 March 1851.[17] She died 4 November 1859 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[18]
  8. John L. was born 25 August 1853.[19]
  9. Byron was born 22 November 1855.[20]

 

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Ellsworth, page 4, dwelling 20, family 24, Curtis Clark; NARA microfilm publication M432, 255.  1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Ellsworth, page 1, dwelling 10, family 10, Curtis Clark; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.  Curtis Clark, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Ellsworth, 499 (stamped), page 75, dwelling 563, family 563; microfilm M593, 544.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Hannah Smith Jordan #1233].

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Hannah Smith Jordan #1233].

[4] Grace M. Limeburner, transciber, “Surry, ME: Vital Records, 1766-1823,” database, New England Historic and Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 13 September 2013), James Clark family.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 October 2014), Curtis Clark; FHL microfilm 12247.  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9914, Curtis Clark, 4 January 1894; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 October 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[5] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9914, Curtis Clark, 4 January 1894; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 October 2014); 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 23 February 2015), Curtis Clark.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Sarah A. Clark #3763].  Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 7 March 2015), Mrs. Sarah A Higgins; Deaths, June 15, 1866.

[7] Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 7 March 2015), Capt. Leonard H. Higgins and Miss Sarah A. Clark; July 29 1862; 1 august 1862.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Curtis Clark Jr. #3764].

[9] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 23 February 2015), Curtis Clark; 04333-0084; 1908-1922 Vital Records; Roll #: 11.

[10] Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 7 March 2015), Mr. Curtis Clark and Miss Algetta Smith; 29 April 1872.

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Hamilton Clark #3765].

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Osmond Clark #3766].

[13] Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 7 March 2015), Mr. Osmond Clark and Miss Lizzie A. Young; 20 Nov. 1885.

[14] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Walter Jordan Clark #3767].

[15] Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 7 March 2015), Walter J. Clark and Miss Margaret Hammond; Dec 18 1868.

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Elenora Clark #3768].

[17] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Elenora Clark #3769].

[18] Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 7 March 2015), 4th, Emory Clark, age 8 years; November 11, 1859.

[19] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [John L. Clark #3770].

[20] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 259 [Byron Clark #3771].

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