BIRTHS 12 March 1700-1800

  • John F. BANKS born 12 March 1719 or 12 March 1722 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of Lieutenant Moses and Ruth (WEARE) BANKS; husband of Hanna PREBLE.
  • Hannah JORDAN born 12 March 1728 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[2]; daughter of Major Dominicus and Johanna (DEERING) JORDAN; wife of Joseph PROUT.
  • John LOWELL born 12 March 1738[3]; son of Michael and Abigail (CONEY) LOWELL; husband of Elizabeth SCOLLAY.
  • George BANKS born 12 March 1778 in Lawrencetown, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[4]; son of Joshua and Dorothea (CRAFT) BANKS; husband of Elizabeth “Betsey” NELSON.
  • Jacob GILPATRICK born 12 March 1786 in Biddeford, York, Maine[5]; son of Christopher and Sarah (WILDS) GILPATRICK; husband of Abigail FLETCHER.
  • Pelatial BLISS born 12 March 1787[6]; son of Pelatial and Ruth (LOWELL) BLISS; died 20 September 1870.
  • Sally JACKSON born 12 March 1794 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine[7]; daughter of Lemuel and Elizabeth (STATEN) JACKSON; wife of Joseph BLETHEN and Joseph FERRIN.

[1] 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 30 May 2017), John Banks; vol. 110, p. 60.  Wm. E. Chute, A Genealogy and History of the Chute Family in America: with some account of the family in Great Britain and Ireland with an account of forty allied families gathered from the most authentic sources (Salem, Mass: self published, 1894), xi; images online, Internet Library, Archive.org (us.archive.org : online 8 September 2015; John Banks.  Charles-Edward Banks, The Banks Family of Maine, first (Boston: Press of David Clapp & Son, 1890), 6; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 September 2015; John Banks [#11].  Charles-Edward Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 44 (1890), online, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 5 June 2017), John Banks; v. 44, 261.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Hannah Jordan #51].

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 36, John Lowell; #90.III; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[4] W.A. Calnek, History of the County of Annapolis: including old Port Royal and Acadia, with memoirs of its representatives in the Provincial Parliament, and biographical and genealogical sketches of its early settlers and their families, first (Toronto: William Briggs, 1897), 473; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 October 2015; George Banks: 3.i.  Wm. E. Chute, A Genealogy and History of the Chute Family in America: with some account of the family in Great Britain and Ireland with an account of forty allied families gathered from the most authentic sources (Salem, Mass: self published, 1894), xii; images online, Internet Library, Archive.org (us.archive.org : online 14 September 2015; George Banks.

[5] 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 20 February 2018), Jacob Gilpatrick; FHL microfilm 10601.

[6] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 46, Pelatial Bliss; #108.VI.5; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 17 October 2015.

[7] 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 7 October 2017), Sally Jackson; FHL microfilm 223931.

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