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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