Zebadiah BANKS

Zebadiah BANKS is my third cousin 7, 8 and 10 times removed through John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK and William and Frances (HAYWARD) HILTON.  There are records stating he was abducted by Indians and ransomed for £112, there is no proof that the Zebadiah mentioned is this man.  He lived his entire life in York, York, Maine.[1]

Zebadiah BANKS was born 7 May 1730 in York, York, Maine.[2] He was the son of Lieutenant Moses and Ruth (WEARE) BANKS.  He died after 1775 I speculate in York, York, Maine.  Zebadiah married Abigail MUCHMORE/MUTCHMORE 16 January 1753 in Lyman, York, Maine by Reverend Isaac LYMAN; intentions filed 28 October 1752.[3]  She died about 1813 in I speculate York, York, Maine.

Zebadiah and Abigail had the following children:

  1. Zebadiah BANKS born 1754 in York, York, Maine.[4] He died about 1780.  He served under William COFFIN in the Revolutionary War, while serving he was  a privateer on the ship “America”.[5]
  2. Zebulon BANKS born 1755 in York, York, Maine. He was christened 5 September 1756.[6]  There is no more information that can be found at this time.
  3. Pelatiah BANKS born 27 April 1756 in York, York, Maine. He died 23 February 1810 in York, York, Maine.  He was a private in the Revolutionary War.  Pelatiah married Sarah AVERY 27 April 1775 in York, York, Maine, intentions filed 5 April 1775.[7]  Sarah was born 15 January 1754 in York, York, Maine.[8]  She was the daughter of David and Elizabeth (ALLEN) AVERY.  She died 29 December 1830 in York, York, Maine.  They had 3 children.

[1] 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), xi; images online, Internet Library, Archive.org (us.archive.org : online 11 September 2015; Zebediah Banks.  Charles-Edward Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 44 (1890), online, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 13 June 2017), Zebediah Banks; v. 44, p. 262.

[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 30 May 2017), Zebadiah Banks; v. 110, p. 60.  Charles-Edward Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 44 (1890), online, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 13 June 2017), Zebediah Banks; v. 44, p. 262.  Chute, A Genealogy and History of the Chute Family in America, xi.

[3] 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 13 June 2017), Zebadiah Banks and Abigail Mutchemore; V. 115, p. 59.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 13 June 2017), Zebadiah Banks and Abigail Mutchemore; FHL microfilm 12836.  Chute, A Genealogy and History of the Chute Family in America, xi.  Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” Zebediah Banks; v. 44, p. 262.

[4] Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” Zebediah Banks; v. 44, p. 262.

[5] Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” Zebediah Banks; v. 44, p. 262.  Secretary of the Commonwealth, prepared and published, Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War: prepared in accordance with Chapter 100, Resolves of 1891, 17 (Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Co., State Printers, 1901), v. 1, p. 580.

[6] Charles-Edward Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 44 (1890), online, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 13 June 2017), Zebulon Banks; v. 44, page 262.

[7] Banks, “The Bank(e)s Family of Maine,” Pelatiah, m. Sarah Avery, April 27, 1775; v. 44, p. 262.  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 10 June 2017), Pelatiah Banks and Sarah Avery; v. 115, p. 217.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 June 2017), Pelatiah Banks and Sarah Avery; FHL microfilm 12836.

[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 10 June 2017), Sarah Avery; FHL microfilm 12836.

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