Archibald WESCOTT

Archibald is my fourth great granduncle through his parents William and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT, my fifth great grandparents.  And he is my seventh cousin three times removed through his sixth great grandparents John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth great grandparents.  Archibald was enumerated in the 1820 and 1830 censuses in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[1]  He was enumerated in the 1850 census in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[2]  Archibald owned a general store and was interested in ship building along with being a farmer most of his life.

Archibald WESCOTT was born 16 February 1792 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  He died 23 April 1869 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[3]  Archibald married twice, first to Nancy LYMBURNER 31 December 1812 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[4]  Nancy was born 6 September 1794 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Nancy was the daughter of Cunningham and Elizabeth (STOVER) LYMBURNER.  She died 19 June 1844.  Archibald married second to Edith W. HINCKLEY.  She was born 22 January 1795 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  She died 13 November 1866 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.    Edith is interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[5]

Archibald and Nancy had the following children:

  1. Joseph born 13 July 1813 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[6] He died of paralysis on 20 Jun 1883 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[7]  He is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[8]  Joseph married Caroline Herrick “Carrie” BROWN 14 September 1839 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[9]  Caroline was born about 1818. She was the daughter of Samuel and Ruth (HORTON) BROWN.   She died after 1886 in Washington, D.C.  Caroline was interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[10]
  2. Louisa C. “Lovicey” WESCOTT was born 13 February 1815 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[11] She died of apoplexy on 13 December 1893 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[12]  Louisa was interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[13]  Louisa married Elnathan HINCKLEY 23 August 1838 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[14]  Elnathan was born 25 April 1802 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  He is the son of Ebenezer and Elisabeth (COGGINS) HINCKLEY.  He died 5 December 1869.  Elnathan was interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[15]
  3. Elizabeth “Betsey” born 4 March 1817 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[16] She died in December 1887 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  Betsey married John Stewart TREWORGY 24 March 1836 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[17]  John was born 3 May 1809 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  He is the son of Spencer and Sarah (TOWNSEND) TREWORGY 24 March 1836 Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[18]  John died 2 December 1847 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  He was interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[19]
  4. Amos born 15 September 1819 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[20] He died 24 July 1871. He is interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[21]
  5. Dorshes was born 15 April 1822 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[22] She died 28 August 1827 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.
  6. Nancy was born 15 May 1826 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[23] She died of scarlatino anginosa on 12 May 1866 in Boston, Suffolk, MA.[24]  Nancy married Joseph Parris Peters 28 September 1848 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[25] Joseph was born 13 April 1824 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  He was the son of Lemuel and Betsey (WOOD) PETERS.  Joseph died in 1863.
  7. Mary Jane was born 5 May 1829 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[26] She died in 1833 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.

[1] 1820 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, Penobscot, image 3 of 3, Archibald Wescott; NARA microfilm publication M33, 34.  1830 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, Penobscot, page 349, Archibald Wescott; NARA microfilm publication M19, 47.

[2] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Blue Hill, page 64 (stamped), dwelling 34, family 34, Archibald Westcott [Wescott]; NARA microfilm publication M432, 254.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 March 2015), Archibald Wescott; memorial 53969766.

[4] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Archibald and Nancy Lymburner; FHL microfilm 11752.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Edith W. Hinckely Wescott; memorial 55431103.

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Joseph Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[7] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 March 2015), Joseph Wescott.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Joseph Wescott; memorial 118561291.

[9] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Joseph Wescott and Caroline Brown.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Caroline Herrick Brown Wescott; memorial 118561223.

[11] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 13 February 2015), Lovicey Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[12] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9964, Louisa Hinckley, 15 December 1893; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 March 2015), Louisa Hinckley; memorial 121988884.

[14] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 3 March 2015), Elnathan Hinckley and Louisa Wescott; FHL microfilm 1033850.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 March 2015), Elnathan Hinckley; memorial 121988651.

[16] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Betsey Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[17] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), John S. Treworgy and Betsy Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[18] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), John S. Treworgy and Betsy Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 March 2015), John S. Treworgy; memorial 99637622.

[20] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Amos Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Amos Wescott; memorial 121988690.

[22] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Dorshes Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[23] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Nancy Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[24] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston, 1867: v204, p.63, Nancy A. Peters; FHL microfilm 960191; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[25] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Nancy A. Wescott and Joseph P. Peters; FHL microfilm 10608.

[26] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015), Mary Jane Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

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