BIRTHS 4 April 1700-1800

  • James ABBOT born 4 April 1704 in Berwick, York, Maine[1]; son of Walter and Elizabeth (KEY) ABBOT; husband of Martha DREW.
  • Abraham BOWDEN born 4 April 1712 in York, York, Maine[2]; son of Abraham and Martha (WORMWOOD) BOADEN.
  • John WOOD born 4 April 1715 in Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut[3]; son of Thomas and Abigail (HARTSHORN) WOOD; husband of Lydia MACK.
  • Sarah LOWELL born 4 April 1745 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of George and Elizabeth (MORSE) LOWELL.
  • Lydia EMERY born 4 April 1768 or 12 April 1769 in Dracut, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; daughter of Ambrose and Catherine (FOSTER) EMERY; wife of Abel WILLEY.
  • Joseph MOORE born 4 April 1776 in Trenton, Hancock, Maine[6]; son of Joseph S. and Olive (GILPATRICK) MOORE; husband of Margaret MCFARLAND.
  • Charles STEVENS born 4 April 1786 in Norway, Oxford, Maine[7]; son of Nathaniel and Rebecca (COBB) STEVENS; died 17 May 1815.
  • Anna “Annie” FLETCHER born 4 April 1789 in Mariaville, Hancock, Maine[8]; daughter of William Carr and Lydia Jane (HARDISON) FLETCHER; died 4 June 1871.
  • Lucetta LOWELL born 4 April 1790 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire[9]; daughter of Peter and Eunice (FRINK) LOWELL; wife of Reverend Jesse COBURN.

[1] 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 11 May 2017), James Abbot; FHL microfilm 11322.  William Richard Cutter, editorial supervisor, Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs: Relating to the families of Middlesex County, Massachusetts (1908; reprint, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, n.d.), 1021-1023, Walter Abbot; vol. 3; digital images, The Internet Archive, Internet Archive Open Library (archive.org : online 7 February 2018.

[2] 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 26 August 2013), Abraham Bowden his children born in York of Martha his wife.

[3] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 March 2018), John Wood; FHL batch 7450379.

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 45, Sarah Lowell; #107.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 17 October 2015.

[5] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Willis; Springfield births, marriages and deaths; line 124.  Rufus Emery, Genealogical Records of Descendants of John and Anthony Emery of Newbury, Mass., 1590-1890, print (Salem, Mass.: Cleaves, 1890), 27; images online, Internet Archives, Internet Archives (https://archive.org : online 29 November 2017; Ambrose Emery #203.  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 27 November 2017), Lydia Emery; FHL microfilm 0844947 IT 3.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Town Birth Records, 1620-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Emery; vital Records of Dracut.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Emery; Dracut Vital Record Transcripts; page 47.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Emery; Dracut town records with births, marriages and deaths; p. 304.

[6] 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 5 March 2015), Joseph Moore; FHL microfilm 12268.  Daniel Y. McFarland, Genealogy of the McFarland Family of Hancock County, Maine (Middlebury, Vt.: Press of Seymour brothers, 1910), 5; images online, Internet Archive (www.archive.org : online 13 March 2015; Margaret McFarland.

[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 11 March 2018), Charles Stevens; FHL microfilm 11588.

[8] 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 11 March 2018), Anna Fletcher; FHL microfilm 10580.

[9] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 80, Lucetta Lowell; #238.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 November 2015.

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