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,, ( : 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 ( : 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 ( : online 25 July 2018), Adah Wormwood; FHL microfilm 12622.

[3] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1715-1922,” database online,, ( : 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 ( : 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 ( : 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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