Births 28 December 1700-1800

  • William ELLIS born 28 December 1700 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[1]; son of Dr. Robert and Elizabeth (PEMBERTON) ELLIS; died 19 January 1701.
  • Sarah GOODRIDGE born 28 December 1709 in Berwick, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Josiah and Mary (ABBOT) GOODRIDGE; wife of William GRANT.
  • Sparks PERKINS born 28 December 1721 in York, York, Maine[3]; son of Jacob and Anna (LITTLEFIELD) PERKINS; husband of Phebe SAWYER.
  • Temperance HILL born 28 December 1735 in Maine[4]; daughter of Samuel and Mary (NELSON) HILL.
  • Peter LOWELL born 28 December 1752 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; son of David and Mary (BLOOD) LOWELL; husband of Eunice FRINK.
  • Amos TWITCHELL born 28 December 1756 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[6]; son of Captain Joseph and Deborah (FAIRBANKS) TWITCHELL.
  • Sarah HORTON born 28 December 1777 in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts[7]; daughter of Comfort and Joanna (WOOD) HORTON; wife of Jarvis WHEELER.
  • Charlotte JORDAN born 28 December 1791 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[8]; daughter of Stephen and Elizabeth (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Joseph LIBBY.

[1] 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 9 December 2017), William Ellis; FHL microfilm 0014734 v. 24; 14734; 529866.

[2] Merton Taylor Goodrich M.A., of Keene, N.H., “Errors Erased – The Family History of Josiah Goodridge of Berwick, Maine,” American Genealogist, 13 (1936-1937), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 June 2014), Sarah Goodridge.  Edwin Alonzo Goodridge, The Goodridge Genealogy: a history of the descendants of William Goodridge who came to America from Bury St. Edmunds, England, in 1636 and settled in Watertown, Massachusetts with some inquiry into the history of the family in England and the origin of the same, print (n.d.), 89-90; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 17 May 2017; Josiah Goodridge #13.  Robert E. and Barbara W. Gee, “Descendants of Josiah Goodridge of Berwick, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 152 (1998), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 May 2017), Josiah Goodridge and family; vol. 152, page 197-204, 207-211, 213.

[3] Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 114, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 9 September 2014), Sparks Perkins He was born Decr. 28: 1721.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 9 December 2017), Temperence Hill; FHL microfilm 11322.

[5] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 49, Peter Lowell; #128.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 19 October 2015.

[6] 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 9 December 2017), Amos Twitchel; FHL microfilm 164693.  Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 48, 62-64; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017.

[7] Gary Boyd Roberts, “The Mayflower Descents of President George Herbert Walker Bush, First Lady Barbara Pierce Bush, and Vice President James Danforth Quayle,” The Mayflower Descendant, 41 (1991), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 14 September 2014), The Howland line of President George herbert Walker Bush.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 55 [Charlotte Jordan #564].

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