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Although a date is given, it is not always accurate unless there is a citation attached. I do plan to go back through past posts and get the citations attached to each family member and if time permits, a link to the cited document(s). All thought I believe most of the information be to somewhat accurate, I do value any and all criticism and help in finding the correct information.

BIRTHS 16 February 1700-1800

  • Abigail PAUL born 16 February 1701 in Kittery, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Daniel and Sarah (BRAGDON) PAUL; wife of John LYDSTON. The following sibling Daniel may be a twin, with one of their records having the wrong birth year.
  • Daniel PAUL born 16 February 1703 in Kittery, York, Maine[2]; son of Daniel and Sarah (BRAGDON) PAUL; husband of Lydia GOODWIN. The above sibling Abigail may be a twin, with one of their records having the wrong birth year.
  • Abigail B. GOWEN born 16 February 1766 in Berwick, York, Maine[3]; daughter of John and Susanna (JELLISON) GOWEN; wife of Jedediah TAYLOR.
  • Andrew WESCOTT born 16 February 1768 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[4]; son of Samuel and Olive (PERKINS) WESCOTT; husband of Marcy/Mercy PERKINS.
  • Benjamin Allen JORDAN born 16 February 1773 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Lieutenant Benjamin Allen and Hannah (WEIMAN) JORDAN; died 20 July 1829.
  • Elliot DYER born 16 February 1788 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[6]; son of Caleb Anthony and Mary (RANDAL/RANDALL) DYER.
  • Archibald WESCOTT born 16 February 1792 in Blue Hill, Hancock, Maine[7]; son of William and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT; husband of Edith W. HINCKLEY and Nancy LYMBURNER.
  • Eli Wormwood GARLAND born 16 February 1794 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[8]; son of Thomas and Ellen (WORMWOOD) GARLAND; husband of Mary BANKS.

[1] 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 30 January 2018), Abigail Paul; FHL microfilm 11322.

[2] 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 30 January 2018), Daniel Paul; FHL microfilm 11322.

[3] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 30 January 2018), Abigail Gowen; 16 February 1766.

[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 17 March 2015), Andrew Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.  Steven Edward Sullivan, “Andrew and Deborah (Webber) Wescott of Cape Neddick, York, and Penboscot, Maine,” The American Genealogist, 70 (1995), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 20 March 2015), Andrew Escott, b. 16 Feb. 1768; vol. 70, page 219.

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Benjamin Jordan, 16 February 1773; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 37 [Benjamin Jordan #308].

[6] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Elliot Dyer, 16 February 1788; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 19 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[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 30 January 2018), Archibald Wescott; FHL microfilm 10608.

[8] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 January 2016), Eli W. Garland; FHL microfilm 001769708; Acc. 5406.  James Gray Garland, Garland Genealogy: The Descendants (The Northern Branch() of Peter Garland, Mariner (Biddeford, ME: Watson’s Illuminator Print, 1897), ; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 July 2017; Eli W. Garland and family #336.

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BIRTHS 15 February 1700-1800

  • Bracey BANKS born 15 February 1765[1]; son of Lieutenant Moses and Phebe (CURTIS) BANKS; husband of Susan BERRY.
  • Benjamin JOHNSON born 15 February 1775 in Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts[2]; son of William and Zeruiah (BRAGG) JOHNSON; died 8 November 1794.
  • Solomon HOLLIS born 15 February 1785 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine[3]; son of Richard and Sarah (HANSCOM) HOLLIS; husband of Elizabeth Fernald JOHNSON.
  • Martha DYER born 15 February 1786 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Deacon Robert and Miriam (JORDAN) DYER.
  • Harry CHIPMAN born 15 February 1790 in Vermont[5]; son of Ammi and Sarah (EVARTS) CHIPMAN.
  • Marcy/Mercy LOWELL born 15 February 1791 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[6]; daughter of Eliphalet and Elizabeth (HENNEY) LOWELL; wife of John SIDES.

[1] 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 29 May 2017), Bracey Banks; 12.ii.

[2] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 29 January 2018), Benjamin Johnson; Westborough Births, Marriages and Death, page 162.

[3] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1715-1922,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 29 January 2018), Solomon Hollis; 15 February 1785.

[4] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Martha Dyer, 15 February 1786; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 29 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 59 [Harry Chipman #472].

[6] 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 29 January 2018), Marcy Lowell; FHL microfilm 11752.

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BIRTHS 14 February 1700-1800

  • John RYTHER born 14 February 1760[1]; son of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER; died 30 September 1767.
  • Abigail JORDAN born 14 February 1760 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[2]; daughter of Thomas and Anne (SIMONTON) JORDAN; wife of William PLUMMER.
  • Ruth ABBOT/ABBOTT born 14 February 1764 in Rumford, Merrimack, New Hampshire.[3]; daughter of Reuben and Rhoda (WHITTEMORE) ABBOT/ABBOTT; died 2 September 1764.
  • James JORDAN born 14 February 1785 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine.[4]; son of Hezekiah and Eunice (DAVIS) JORDAN; husband of Joanna WILSON.
  • Oliver JELLISON born 14 February 1789 in Waterboro, York, Maine.[5]; son of David and Abigail (WADLIN) JELLISON.
  • Hannah JORDAN born 14 February 1791 in Thomaston, Knox, Maine.[6]; daughter of Israel and Susanna (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Josiah HASKELL.
  • Israel OAKES born 14 February 1791 in Blue Hill, Hancock, Maine.[7]; son of Atherton and Elizabeth “Betsey” (JORDAN) OAKES.
  • Ednah Hale JORDAN born 14 February 1798 in Sedgwick, Hancock, Maine.[8]; daughter of Samuel and Abigail (HARDEN) JORDAN; wife of Jonathan EATON.

[1] 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; John #viii.  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.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 21, 45 [Abigail Jordan #103].

[3] “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 23 May 2017), Ruth Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.  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 May 2017), Ruth Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.  New Hampshire Registrar of Viatal Statistics, “New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 23 May 2017), Ruth Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.  AmericanAncestors.org, “New Hampshire: Births, to 1901, Deaths and Marriages to 1937,” database online, New England Historic and Genealogical Society, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 23 May 2017), Ruth Abbott; births A to 1901, page 1123.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 329.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002615, 000009812, , ; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 20 August 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  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 20 August 2015), James Jordan; FHL microfilm 9812, 12052.

[5] 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 19 December 2017), Oliver Jellison; FHL microfilm 12325.  “Early Vital Records of Waterborough, Maine: From the original records in the custody of the Town Clerk,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 90, 91 (1936, 1937), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 20 December 2017), Oliver Jellison; v. 90, p. 243.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 61, 162-163 [Hannah Jordan #682].

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 159 [Israel Oakes #2236].

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 80 [Ednah Hale Jordan #960].

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BIRTHS 13 February 1700-1800

  • Jeremiah WEARE born 13 February 1700/1 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of Elias and Magdalena (HILTON) WEARE.
  • Samuel BANKS born 13 February 1728 in York, York, Maine[2]; son of Job and Elizabeth Winchester (CARD) BANKS.
  • Joseph RIDER born 13 February 1730 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[3]; son of Daniel and Esther (MANN) RYDER.
  • Captain Stover PERKINS born 13 February 1751 in Castine, Hancock, Maine[4]. Son of John and Elizabeth (PIERCE) PERKINS; husband of Lydia HATCH.

[1] Wm. E. chute, A Genealogy and History of the Hute Family in America: with some account of the family in Great Britain and Ireland, with an account of fourty allied families gathered from the most authentic sources, print (Salem, Mass.: 1894), ccxxiii (223); images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 28 January 2018; Jeremiah Weare (2.ii.iii).

[2] 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 4 June 2017), Samuel Banks; FHL microfilm 12836.

[3] 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 22 August 2015), Joseph Rider; FHL microfilm 872789, 164693.

[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 5 March 2015), Stover Perkins; FHL microfilm 10804.

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BIRTHS 12 February 1700-1800  

  • Tabitha BANKS born 12 February 1702 in York, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Lieutenant Joseph and Elizabeth (HARMON) BANKS; wife of Samuel BRAGDON III.
  • Zebulon GETCHELL born 12 February 1735 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Nathaniel and Susanna (LADD) GETCHELL; died 22 March 1822.
  • Mary/Mehitable LOWELL born 12 February 1761 in New Hampshire[3]; daughter of John and Martha (HASTINGS) LOWELL; wife of Benjamin BAILEY.
  • Elizabeth BANKS 12 February 1766 in Granville, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[4]; daughter of Moses and Jane (SPINNEY) BANKS; wife of James AUSTIN.
  • Winter JORDAN born 12 February 1775 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Jeremiah and Elizabeth (COX) JORDAN; husband of Lucy RICHARDS.
  • Peter ABBOT/ABBOTT born 12 February 1786 in Verona, Hancock, Maine[6]; son of Peter and Sarah ABBOT/ABBOTT; husband of Frances “Fanny” CLARK.
  • John PETTINGILL born 12 February 1794 in Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire[7]; son of Jedediah and Hannah (LOWELL) PETTINGILL; husband of Abigail Massey EATON.
  • Ebenezer SAWYER born 12 February 1798 in Buxton, York, Maine[8]; son of Thomas Pennell and Mercy (COBB) SAWYER; husband of Mary B. DEERING.

[1] 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 12 June 2017), Tabitha Banks; v. 44, p. 260.  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 12 June 2017), Tabitha Banks; v. 110, p. 59.

[2] 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 26 October 2017), Zebulan Gatchwell; FHL microfilm 14767.

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 70, Mary Lowell; #201.II; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 30 October 2015.

[4] 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 2015; Elizabeth Banks; #2.ii.  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), Elizabeth Banks; FHL microfilm 928972.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 48 [Winter Jordan #445].

[6] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 23 May 2017), Peter Abbot; FHL microfilm 001314437.

[7] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 71, John Pettingill; #202.III.1; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 30 October 2015.

[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 25 March 2015), Ebenezer Sawyer; FHL microfilm 10594.

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BIRTHS 9 February 1700-1800

  • Ebenezer JORDAN born 9 February 1778 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[1]; son of Captain Joshua and Catherine (JORDAN) JORDAN; husband of Mary W. “Polly” JORDAN.
  • Phebe Ripley EMERSON born 9 February 1789 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of William and Ruth (HASKINS) EMERSON; died 28 September 1800.
  • Nathaniel SCAMMON born 9 February 1789 in Saco, York, Maine[3]; son of Benjamin and Mary (REDLON) SCAMMON.
  • Samuel CHIPMAN born 9 February 1790[4]; son of John and Joanna (HOWLAND) CHIPMAN.
  • Barnabas CHIPMAN born 9 February 1795[5]; son of Deacon Joseph and Temperance (HINCKLEY) CHIPMAN.
  • Rachel SAWYER born 9 February 1796 in Buxton, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Thomas Pennell and Mercy (COBB) SAWYER.
  • Mary JORDAN born 9 February 1797[7]; daughter of William and Eunice (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Jonathan LIBBY.

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 36 [Ebenezer Jordan #302].  e State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 August 2013), Ebenezer Jordan.

[2] 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 8 January 2018), Phebe Ripley Emerson; FHL microfilm 0874025 IT 2.  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 8 January 2018), Phebe Ripley Emerson; FHL microfilm 903680.

[3] 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 January 2018), Nathaniel Scammon; FHL microfilm 12243.

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 65 [Samuel Chipman #542].

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 76 [Barnabas Chipman #660].

[6] 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 March 2015), Rachel Sawyer; FHL microfilm 10594.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 89, 220, 373 [Mary Jordan #1086].

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BIRTHS 8 February 1700-1800

  • Thankful UNDERWOOD born 8 February 1718 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Lieutenant Joshua and Mercy (FAIRBANKS) UNDERWOOD; wife of John HILL.
  • Abigail Hepzibah BODGE born 8 February 1754 in Windham, Cumberland, Maine[2]; daughter of John and Rebecca (CHUTE) BODGE; wife of Nathaniel JORDAN.
  • Elizabeth CHIPMAN born 8 February 1755[3]; daughter of Barnabas and Mary (BLACKWELL) CHIPMAN; wife of Nathaniel NYE.
  • Theophilus SANBORN born 8 February 1761[4]; son of Deacon Abner and Lucy (LOWELL) SANBORN.
  • Roswell WARNER born 8 February 1776[5]; son of Ichabod and Hannah (RYTHER) WARNER.
  • Desire DINGLEY born 8 February 1783 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine[6]; daughter of William and Sarah (JORDAN) DINGLEY; wife of Captain John PENLEY.
  • John HALL born 8 February 1788 in Litchfield, Kennebec, Maine[7]; son of Calvin and Tabitha (JELLISON) HALL; husband of Deborah COOPER.

[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 8 July 2017), Thankfull Underwood; FHL microfilm 872789, 164693.  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 8 July 2017), Thankfull Underwood; FHL microfilm 872789.

[2] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 8 January 2018), Abigail Bodge; 8 February 1754.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 37 [Elizabeth Chipman #242].

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 25, Theophilus Sanborn; # 62.VI.5; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 11 October 2015.

[5] Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 514; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2015; Roswell #v.

[6] 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 January 2018), Desire Dingley; FHL microfilm 10822.

[7] History of Litchfield and an Account of it’s Centennial Celebration (Augusta: Kennebec Journal Print, 1897), 152; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 August 2013; Calvin Hall.

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