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BIRTHS 31 August 1700-1800

 

  • Abigail BURNHAM was born 31 August 1717 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; she was the daughter of David and Elizabeth (PERKINS) BURNAHAM; wife of Daniel DANE.
  • Handley CHIPMAN was born 31 August 1717 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts[2]; he was the son of Honorable John and Elizabeth (HANDLEY) CHIPMAN; husband of Jane ALLEN and Nancy POST.
  • Sarah APPLETON was born 31 August 1726 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; she was the daughter of Benjamin and Elizabeth (WADE) APPLETON; she died before 1730.
  • Phebe JORDAN was born 31 August 1772 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; she was the daughter of Dominicus and Susannah (SIMONTON) JORDAN; wife of John LIBBY and William HAZELTINE.
  • Seth BLISS was born 31 August 1777 in West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts[5]; he was the son of Pelatial and Ruth (LOWELL) BLISS; he died 3 December 1851.
  • Ruth BLISS was born 31 August 1782 in Newbury, Orange, Vermont[6]; she was the daughter of Pelatial and Ruth (LOWELL) BLISS; wife of John BROWN.

[1] Geo. A. Perkins, The Family of John Perkins of Ipswich, Massachusetts: Part 1. descendants of Quarter-Master John Perkins, second edition (Salem: Salem Press, 1884), 16; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 24 July 2018; Abigail Perkins.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 16, 24 [Handley Chipman #32].  Susan E. Roser, “Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 4 August 2015), Handley Chipman; Howland page 146.

[3] 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 13 July 2018), Sarah Appleton; FHL microfilm 0873749 IT 4.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 58, 151 [Phebe Jordan #620].

[5] 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 February 2016), Seth Bliss; FHL microfilm 186172.

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Vermont Births and Chrstenings, 1765-1908,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 February 2016), Ruth Bliss; FHL batch 7450028.

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BIRTHS 30 August 1700-1800

 

  • Patience RICE was born 30 August 1716 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; she is the daughter of Edward and Lydia (FAIRBANKS) RICE; she died 9 January 1741.
  • Adah WORMWOOD was born 30 August 1755 in Wells, York, Maine[2]; she is the daughter of Benjamin and Adah (NASON) WORMWOOD; wife of Edward Proctor MOORE.
  • Isabella SIMONTON was born 30 August 1763 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[3]; she is the daughter of Andrew and Sarah Ann (ARMSTRONG) SIMONTON; wife of James TURNER.
  • Abigail PATTEN was born 30 August 1767 in Wells, York, Maine[4]; she is the daughter of Captain Hans and Abigail (LITTLEFIELD) PATTEN; wife of Thomas HOBBS.
  • Hannah CHIPMAN was born 30 August 1787[5]; she is the daughter of Deacon Joseph and Temperance (HINCKLEY) CHIPMAN; wife of David P. LEWIS.
  • Mercy Mann JORDAN was born 30 August 1790 in Otisfield, Cumberland, Maine[6]; she is the daughter of Timothy and Esther (MANN) JORDAN; wife of John PIKE.

 

[1] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 48; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017; Lydia Fairbanks and family.  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 7 July 2017), Patience Rice; FHL mcirofilm 0844943 IT 2.

[2] 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 25 July 2018), Adah Wormwood; FHL microfilm 12622.

[3] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1715-1922,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 25 July 2018), Isabelle Simonton; 30 August 1763.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Isabelle Simonton, 30 August 1763; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[4] Priscilla Eaton, “The Family of Joseph Hobbs of Berwick and Wells, Maine,” The Maine Genealogist, 29 (2007), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 16 January 2016), Thomas Hobbs; vol. 29, page 182.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 76 [Hannah Chipman #656].

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 296, 628 [Mercy Mann Jordan #4295].

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BIRTHS 29 August 1700-1800

 

  • Joanna WOOD was born 29 August 1750 in Swansea, Bristol, Massachusetts[1]; she is the daughter of Reverend Jabez and Joanna (SHORT) WOOD; wife of Comfort HORTON.
  • Dorothy JORDAN was born 29 August 1763/4 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[2]; she is the daughter of Captain Joshua and Catherine (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Nathaniel JORDAN.
  • James SAWYER was born 29 August 1774[3]; he is the son of James and Margaret (JORDAN) SAWYER; he died before 1 November 1785.
  • William WEARE was born 29 August 1783 in York, York, Maine[4]; he is the son of Jeremiah and Lucy (WEBBER) WEARE; he died 16 January 1848.
  • Simeon CHIPMAN was born 29 August 1791[5]; he is the son of William and Esther (LANE) CHIPMAN.
  • Luther CHIPMAN was born 29 August 1791[6]; he is the son of Jesse and Mary (WHITE) CHIPMAN.
  • Elizabeth Augusta JORDAN was born 29 August 1799 in Biddeford, York, Maine[7]; she is the daughter of Captain Ralph Tristram and Mary (FURNALD) JORDAN; wife of William P. RIPLEY.

[1] 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.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 36 [Dorothy Jordan #298].

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 52 [James Sawyer #512].

[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 27 July 2018), William Weare; FHL microfilm 12836.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 75 [Simeon Chipman #634].

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 58 [Luther Chipman #453].

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 70, 184 [Elizabeth “Betsy Augusty” Augusta Jordan #833].

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BIRTHS 28 July 1700-1800

 

  • Marie-Anne GAGNÉ born 28 August 1724 in Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec, Canada[1]; she is the daughter of François-Xavier and Marie-Geneviève (FILION) GAGNÉ; wife of Joseph AMIOT-VILLENEUVE.
  • Mary BARNARD was born 28 August 1767 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[2]; she is the daughter of Captain John and Mary (LOWELL) BARNARD; wife of Thomas BLAKE.
  • Mary CUSHMAN was born 28 August 1789 in Paris, Oxford, Maine[3]; she is the daughter of Caleb and Hepsibah (BOLSTER) CUSHMAN; wife of Simeon CUMMINGS.
  • Sarah “Sally” JORDAN born 28 August 1789 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[4]; she is the daughter of Colonel Melatiah and Elizabeth (JELLISON) JORDAN; wife of Andrew PETERS.
  • William STINCHFIELD was born 28 August 1791 in Pejepscot Claim, Androscoggin, Maine[5]; he is the son of John and Sarah (LAKE) STINCHFIELD; husband of Eunice MARSTON.
  • Sarah GRINDLE was born 28 August 1789 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[6]; she is the daughter of Daniel and Sarah (GRAY) GRINDLE; wife of Captain Robert Presley WESCOTT, Sr.

[1] Father Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire généalogique des famiies canadiennes depuis la foundation de la colonie jusqu’à nos jours (Québec, Canada: Eusèbe Senécal, 1871), 124.

[2] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 37, Mary Barnard; #94.VII.1; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[3] Henry Wyles Cushman, A Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans: the descendants of Robert Cushman, the Puritan, from the year 1617 to 1855 (Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1855), 273; images online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 28 July 2018; Mary 660.IV.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 75, 188 [Sally Jordan #874].

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHLmicrofilm 000009864, William Stinchfield, 28 August 1791; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 28 July 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[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 28 July 2018), Sarah Grindle; FHL microfilm 11752.

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BIRTHS 27 August 1700-1800

 

  • Levi ANDREWS was born 27 August 1727[1]; he is the son of Thomas and Ruth (BIXBY) ANDREWS; husband of Sarah TOWNE and Bridge HOLT.
  • Humphrey HANSON was born 27 August 1738[2]; he is the son of Joseph and Sarah (SCAMMON) HANSON; husband of Joanna WATSON.
  • Ebenezer JORDAN was born 27 August 1742 in Biddeford, York, Maine[3]; he is the son of Nathaniel and Dorothy (HILL) JORDAN; husband of Lucy TARBOX and Judith TOWNSEND.
  • Persis JOHNSON was born 27 August 1778 in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts[4]; she is the son of John and Persis (SHERMAN) JOHNSON; wife of Benjamin PARKER.
  • Bedfield HOPKINS was born 27 August 1786 in Jefferson, Lincoln, Maine[5]; he is the son of Solomon and Esther (PLUMMER) HOPKINS; husband of Hannah HOPKINS.

[1] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 October 2015), Levi Andrews; #44-III; v. 3, p. 114, 116.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 35 [Humphrey Hanson #282].

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 37 [Ebenezer Jordan #80].

[4] Town clerk offices Massachusetts, “Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 July 2018), Parsis Johnson; FHL microfilm 861127.

[5] Harold Lewis Bond, “Early Vital Recrods of Jefferson, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 73 (1919), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 August 2013), family of Solomon Hopkins and Esther Plumer.  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 24 March 2014), Bedfield Hopkins; FHL microfilm 11036.

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BIRTHS 24 August 1700-1800

 

  • William GERRISH was born 24 August 1719 in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire[1]; son of Colonel Timothy and Sarah (ELIOT) GERRISH; husband of Mary.
  • Ruth EMERY was born 24 August 1734 in Methuen, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of James and Ruth (WATSON) EMERY; died 3 August 1735.
  • Samuel TWITCHELL was born 24 August 1740[3]; son of Captain Joseph and Deborah (FAIRBANKS) TWITCHELL.
  • Judah COBB was born 24 August 1744 in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts[4]; son of Stephen and Abigail (CHIPMAN) COBB.
  • Anna RYTHER was born 24 August 1763[5]; daughter of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER; died 30 October 1765.
  • Ruth BANKS was born 24 August 1764 in Granville, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[6]; daughter of Moses and Jane (SPINNEY) BANKS.
  • Ebenezer CATES was born 24 August 1768 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[7]; son of Joseph and Deborah (COBB) CATES; husband of Anna COBB.
  • Mary JORDAN was born 24 August 1772 in Westbrook, Cumberland, Maine[8]; daughter of Colonel Tristram and Hannah (GOODWIN) JORDAN; wife of Daniel GRANGER.
  • Tabitha PROCTOR was born 24 August 1795 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine[9]; daughter of Thomas and Deborah (JORDAN) PROCTOR.
  • Henry JORDAN was born 24 August 1797 in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine[10]; son of William and Sarah (BEAL) JORDAN; husband of Olive LORD.

[1] “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 23 March 2018), William Gerrish; FHL microfilm 1000945.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 23 March 2018), William Gerrish; FHL microfilm 1000945.  Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 9, William Gerrish; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 September 2015.

[2] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 29 July 2018), Ruth Emery; Methuen Vital Record Transcripts page 47.

[3] 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.

[4] 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 29 July 2018), Judah Cob; FHL microfilm 0001250 V. 2, 0001250 V. 3, 0001251 V. 4, 0001251 V. 5, 0161967 V. 6, 0161968 V. 10, 0161969 V. 12, 0161969 V. 14, 0161971 V. 20, 0161972 V. 23, 0161972 V. 25, 0161973 V. 27, 0161974 V. 31, 0161974 V. 32, 0161975 V. 33, 0191968 V. 11.

[5] Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 471; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015; Anna #ix.  Lemuel Shattuck, Memorials of the descendants of William Shattuck: The progenitor of the families in America that have borne his name; including an introduction, and an appendix containing collateral information (1855; reprint, Boston: Dutton and Wentworth, n.d.), 131, Martha Shattuck #74; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.  J. H. Temple and George Sheldon, A History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts: for 150 years, with an account of the prior occupation of the territory by the Squakheags and with family genealogies (1875; reprint, Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, n.d.), 531, David Ryther (Rider); database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.

[6] Nova Scotia, Canada Genealogical Socity of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Nova Scotia Births and Baptisms, 1702-1896,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2017), Ruth Banks; FHL microfilm 928972.  Canada Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959 (FHL),” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2017), Ruth Banks; FHL microfilm 928972.  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), 472; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 October 201; Ruth Banks; #2.i.

[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 24 June 2017), Ebenezer Cates; FHL microfilm 10930, 1033703.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002391, 000009762, Ebenezer Cates, 24 August 1768; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 June 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 33 [Mary Jordan #251].

[9] 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 6 February 2016), Tabitha Proctor; FHL microfilm 10823.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205239, 000009847, Tabitha Proctor, 24 August 1795; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 6 February 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 136, 350 [Henry Jordan #1832].

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BIRTHS 23 August 1700-1800

 

  • Benjamin MITCHELL was born 23 August 1704[1]; son of Christopher and Sarah (COUCH) MITCHELL; died 1743.
  • Sarah CHIPMAN was born 23 August 1750 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut[2]; daughter of Amos and Sarah (DAGGETT) CHIPMAN; wife of Agur HAWLEY and Diedrick KRONER.
  • Isaac SNOW was born 23 August 1784 in Topsham, Sagadahoc, Maine[3]; son of Captain Samuel and Abigail (JORDAN) SNOW.
  • Solomon JACKSON was born 23 August 1788 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine[4]; son of Eli and Hannah (MCKENNEY) JACKSON; died at sea.
  • John Dudley ANDREWS was born 23 August 1790 in Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts[5]; son of Asa and Joanna (HEARD) ANDREWS; graduated from Harvard College 1810.
  • Clarissa CHIPMAN was born 23 August 1795[6]; daughter of Daniel and Mercy (TURNER) CHIPMAN; wife of James LADD.

[1] Sybil Noys Charles Thornton Libby, Walter Goodwin Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 483 (MITCHELL).

[2] 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 23 August 2015), Sarah Chipman; FHL microfilm 1509740; indexing batch 7450315.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Sarah Chipman #139].

[3] 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 23 August 2015), Isaac Snow; FHL microfilm 928294.

[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 23 August 2015), Solomon Jackson; FHL microfilm 223931.

[5] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 October 2015), John Dudley Andrews; #157; vol. 3, page 119.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 79 [Clarissa Chipman #677].

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