BIRTHS 18 October 1700-1800


  • John WOODBURY was born 18 October 1765 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine[1]; daughter of John B. and Joanna (MITCHELL) WOODBURY; husband of Elizabeth WALLACE.
  • William WESCOTT was born 18 October 1787 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[2]; son of William and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT; husband of Hannah Atkins WARDWELL.
  • Samuel CHIPMAN was born 18 October 1790 in Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada[3]; son of William Allen and Ann (OSBORN) CHIPMAN; husband of Elizabeth Smith GESSNER and Jessie HARDY.
  • Mary NORRIS was born 18 October 1798 in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire[4]; daughter of Lowell and Sally (ROBINSON) NORRIS; died 6 April 1888.

[1] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 1205262, John Woodbury Jr., 18 October 1765; images online, Family Search, Family Search ( : online 31 December 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[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 1 October 2018), William Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 45 [Samuel Chipman #338].

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 40, Mary Norris; #96.I.1.(2); digital images, Google, Google ( : online 15 October 2015.

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