BIRTHS 15 August 1700-1800

 

  • David RYTHER was born 15 August 1719 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) RYDER; husband of Martha SHATTUCK.
  • Marie-Geneviève GAGNÉ was born 15 August 1726 in Petite-Riviére, Charlevoix, Québec[2]; daughter of François-Xavier and Marie- Geneviève (FILION) GAGNÉ; wife of Étienne BOUCHARD; she is my seventh great grandmother.
  • Brigadier General John FROST was born 15 August 1738 in Kittery, York, Maine[3]; son of Colonel John and Sarah (GERRISH) FROST; husband of Mary NOWELL.
  • Joseph BRAGDON was born 15 August 1742 in York, York, Maine[4]; son of Daniel Wittum and Mary (BANKS) BRAGDON; husband of Sarah SAYWARD.
  • Joseph CATES was born 15 August 1752 in Cumberland County, Maine[5]; son of Joseph and Deborah (COBB) CATES; husband of Mary Abigail “Molly” SINCLAIR.
  • Samuel BRAGDON V was born 15 August 1761[6]; son of Samuel IV and Mariam (MILBERRY) BRAGDON.
  • David UNDERWOOD was born 15 August 1769 in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts[7]; son of David and Bathsheba (ADAMS) UNDERWOOD; died 19 March 1842.
  • George Dennison DYER was born 15 August 1781 in Durham, Androscoggin, Maine[8]; son of David and Thomasine (DENNISON) DYER; interred in Royalsborough, Androscoggin, Maine.
  • Rosanna JORDAN was born 15 August 1793 in Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine[9]; daughter of Abijah Y. and Elizabeth (STANWOOD) JORDAN; wife of Benjamin RANDALL.
  • Frederick BANKS was born 15 August 1797 in Annapolis, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[10]; son of Joshua and Dorthea (CRAFT) BANKS; husband of Hannah W. GRAVES.

[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 20 June 2015), David Rider; FHL microfilm 164693, 872789.  Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 470; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2015; Lieut. David Ryther #2.  Bryant B. Brooks, Memoirs of Bryant B. Brooks: Cowboy, Trapper, Lumberman, Stockman, Oilman, Banker and Governor of Wyoming (Glendale, California: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1939), 49; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015; Ryther, Lieutenant David.

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

[3] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 6 August 2018), John Frost; 15 August 1738.

[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 8 June 2017), Joseph Bragdon; FHL microfilm 12836.

[5] William Samuel Spurr, A History of Otisfield, Cumberland County, Maine: from the origianal grant to the close of the year 1944, print (1944; reprint, Maine: 1944), 354, Joseph Cates and family; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 June 2017.  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 June 2017), Joseph Cate; FHL microfilm 11728.  William S. Spurr, Vital Records of Otisfiel, Maine: to the year 1892; births, marriages and deaths, print (1946; reprint, Maine: Maine Historical Society, 1946), 30, Joseph Cate; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 June 2017.

[6] William F. Goodwin, Records of the Proprietors of Narraganset Township, No. 1: now the town of Buxton, York County, Maine, from August 1st, 1733 to January 4th, 1811 with a documentary introduction, print (Concord, N.H.: self, 1871), 378; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 12 June 2017; Children of Samuel Bragdon the 4th.

[7] 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 March 2018), David Underwood; FHL microfilm 859332, 0599197 IT 3.  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 29 March 2018), David Underwood; FHL microfilm 859332.

[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 16 January 2018), George Dennison Dyer; FHL microfilm 10821.

[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 17 August 2015), Rosanna Jordan; FHL microfilm 11033.

[10] 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), xv; images online, Internet Library, Archive.org (us.archive.org : online 10 October 2015; Frederick Banks; #13.vi.  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; Jacob Banks; #3.x.

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