Births 14 November 1700-1800

Births 1700-1800

  • Elizabeth HILL born 14 November 1717 in Eliot, York, Maine[1] ; daughter of Samuel and Mary (NELSON) HILL; wife of Downing WOODMAN.
  • Mary ANDREWS born 14 November 1734 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of John and Hannah (KIMBALL) ANDREWS.
  • Sarah Andrews born 14 November 1734 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; daughter of John and Hannah (KIMBALL) ANDREWS.
  • Mercy SAWYER born 14 November 1753 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Joseph and Joanna (COBB) SAWYER; wife of Joshua DYER.
  • Daniel COBB born 14 November 1792 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of William and Lydia (CATES) COBB; husband of Ruth ALMY.
  • Jane RIDLON was born 14 November 1796 in Saco, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Richard and Sarah (SCAMMON) RIDLON; wife of Abraham RIDLON.
  • Benjamin CHIPMAN born 14 November 1800[7]; son of Benjamin and Lydia (ELLIS) CHIPMAN; husband of Deliah HALL.

[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 12 November 2017), Elizabeth Hill; FHL microfilm 11322, 10851.

[2] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 6 September 2015), Mary Andrews; v. 3, p. 115; twin to Sarah.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Mary Andrews; 14 November 1834.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Mary Andrews; 14 November 1734; Boxford Births page 9.

[3] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 6 September 2015), Sarah Andrews; v. 3, p. 115; twin to Mary.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Sarah Andrews; 14 November 1734.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Sarah Andrews; 14 November 1734; Boxford Births page 10.

[4] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Mercy Sawyer; 14 November 1753.

[5] Philip L. Cobb, A history of the Cobb family (Cleveland: 1907), 194; digital image, Open Library, Open Library (openlibrary.org : online 12 November 2017; Daniel Cobb 305.i.  Haverford College, “U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Daniel Cobb; 7 October 1837.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Daniel Cobb; 14 November 1792.

[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 12 November 2017), Jane Redlon; FHL microfilm 12243.

[7]  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 81 [Benjamin Chipman #714].  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 12 November 2017), Benjamin Jr. Chipman; FHL microfilm 775836.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Benjamin Chipman; 4 November 1800; 27 October 1824.  Heritage Consulting, compiled, “Millennium File,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Benjamin Chipman; 4 November 1800.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 November 2017), Benjamin Chipman; Sandwich, births 1803-1843; p. 107.

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Name of the week: Keturah

Gender: feminine

Usage: Biblical

Pronounced: ki-TOOR-Ə (English), kee-TYOOR-Ə (English) keh-too-rah (Hebrew)

Nicknames: Ketura, Katura, Katie, and Tori

Meanings and history: means “incense” in Hebrew.  In the Old Testament she is Abraham’s wife after Sarah dies. (Genesis 25:1) She bore Abraham six sons.

When looking at baby name lists, this name comes up under Colonial Names for Girls and Unusual Biblical Baby Names.

Some famous Keturah’s

  • Keturah ORJI – American triple jumper
  • Keturah “Katie” ANDERSON – Canadian hurdler
  • Keturah Moss Leitch TAYLOR – American settler in Kentucky, wife of Quartermaster General James Taylor
  • Keturah KAMUGASA – Ugandan journalist
  • Keturah STRONG – daughter of Selah and Anna Strong

Keturah’s I’m related to:

  • Keturah Fairbanks NORRIS born 3 December 1807 in Monmouth, Kennebec, Maine; wife of Ebenezer Coolbroth MILLIKEN.
  • Keturah RAWLINS born about 1695 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; daughter of Benjamin and Eunice (MORSE) RAWLINS; wife of Joseph ALCOCK; mother of Joseph and Benjamin ALCOCK.

Leave a comment

Filed under Given Name of the Week, Uncategorized

Moses Abbot

Moses is my first cousin nine times removed.  We are related through John and Judith Elizabeth (GREENE) BLOTT.  According to the Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire he was living in 1707.[1]  He inherited land from his father at Strawberry Bank, in Berwick, York, Maine.[2]  He was also deeded land about 1729 according to Maine: Early Wills and Deeds Moses served from September 1710 to 26 November 1710 in the Massachusetts Militia under Captain Samuel Partridge.[3]  Moses, son of John Abbott, was born Sept. 1, 1704, in Berwick. He is credited with the following colonial service: private, thirty-one weeks, six days, Captain William Gerrish’s company, scouting between Lebanon and Saco river, March 5 to November 1, 1756; private, thirty-eight weeks, five days, Captain Humphrey Chadburn’s company, March 5 to Nov. 30, 1760, fourteen days billeting house.[4]  He was a mariner, it’s unknown if he was a captain or a deck hand.  He was bAbbot, Moses 7875 Boston mapaptized and became a member of the Second Church in Boston 10 January 1702.[5]

Moses ABBOT was born 20 January 1667 in Berwick, York, Maine.[6]  He was the son of Thomas and Elizabeth (GREENE) ABBOT.  He died at sea in February 1716.[7]  Moses married Rebecca KNIGHT 11 September 1701 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts by Pen Townsend, Esquire.[8]  Rebecca was born 14 October 1680 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts to Richard and Hannah (TOWNSEND) KNIGHT.[9]  She died 3 October 1741.[10]

Moses and Rebecca had 7 children, little is known about most of his children.

  1. Reverend Hull ABBOT was born 15 June 1702 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[11] He was baptized 1 July 1702 at the Second Church of Boston, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[12]  Hull attended 2 years of Harvard paid Thomas Hollis of England.[13] He was ordained 5 February 1724 by Reverenced Cotton Mather.[14]   He died 19 April 1774 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.  He married Mary BRADSTREET 27 July 1731 by Reverend W. Simon BRADSTREET.[15]  Mary was born 9 September 1703 in Charleston, Massachusetts.[16]  She was the daughter of Reverend Simon Bradstreet and Mary Long.  Mary died 13 May 1763[17].  Hull ABBOT was active in many of the colonial events of the time.[18]  They had 10 children.
  2. Moses ABBOT was born 28 March 1704 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[19] Moses was baptized 2 April 1704 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[20] He died 1706 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[21]
  3. Elizabeth ABBOT was born 10 March 1706 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[22] She was baptized 16 April 1707 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[23]  She died 18 July 1788 in Princeton, Worcester, Massachusetts.  Elizabeth, she married twice first to John DOWSE 17 April 1740 in Charleston, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[24]  She married second to Michael BRIGDEN 17 April 1740.[25]
  4. Richard ABBOT was born 18 February 1808 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[26] Richard was baptized 20 February 1708 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[27]  He died 6 July 1774.  He married Hannah Thayer 8 May 1739 at the First Church of Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[28]  He died 6 July 1774.  Richard married Hannah THAYER 8 May 1739 at the First Church of Boston, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.
  5. Moses ABBOT was born 3 August 1711 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[29] Moses was baptized 5 August 1711 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[30]  He died 1 May 1734 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[31]
  6. Rebekah ABBOT was born before 6 September 1713 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[32] Rebekah was baptized 6 September 1713 in Boston, Suffolk Massachusetts.[33]
  7. Ebenezer ABBOT was born in July 1717 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[34] Ebenezer was baptized 7 July 1717 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.[35]

[1] Sybil Noys Charles Thornton Libby, Walter Goodwin Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 57.

[2] William M. Sargent A.M., compiled and edited, Maine Wills: 1640-1760 (Portland: Brown Thurston & Company, 1887), 162-165; digital images online, Family Search, Family Search (dcms.lds.org : online 30 March 2014.

[3] New England Historical and Genealogical Society, “Colonial Soldiers and Officers in New England, 1620-1775,” online database, New England Historical and Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 2 October 2017), Moses Abbot; citing Massachusetts Officers and Soldiers, 1702-1722; page 1.

[4] Rootsweb, Northern New York: Genealogical and Family History of northern New York: a record of the achievements of her people and the making of a commonwealth of the founding nation (freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com : online 10 November 2017), Moses Abbot; second entry (IV).

[5] Robert J. Dunkle and Ann S. Lainhart, transcribed, Boston, MA: Church Records: Second Church (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002), vol. Second Church, p. 4; online images, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 2 October 2017; Received into the Covenant and baptized same date.

[6] Anderson, “Eleven Thomas Abbotts of Berwick, Maine, and Vicinity,” Moses Abbott.  William Richard Cutter, editorial supervisor, Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs: Relating to the families of Middlesex County, Massachusetts (1908; reprint, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, n.d.), 1021, Walter Abbott; digital images, The Internet Archive, Internet Archive Open Library (archive.org : online 21 August 2013.  Sabin Association, “Historical Note,” Sabin/Sabine/Sabean Genealogical Newsletter, 6 (1988): 3.

[7] Rev. Abiel Abbot and Rev. Ephriam Abbot, A Genealogical Register of the descendants of George Abbot of Andover, George Abbot of Rowley, Thomas Abbot of Andover, Arthur Abbot of Ipswich, Robert Abbot of Brandford, CT and George Abbot of Norwalk, CT, print (Boston: James Munroe and Company, 1847), 167; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 2 September 2017; Moses Abbot #3.

[8] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 August 2013), Moses Abbott and Rebecca Knight marriage 11 September 1701.  Cutter, Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs, 1021.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 18 May 2017), Moses Abbot and Rebecca Knight; Boston, marriages 1649-1799, page 2.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, “Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 18 May 2017), Moses Abbot and Rebecca Knight; FHL microfilm 0818093-0818095.  Association, “Historical Note,” 3.  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 2 October 2017), Moses Abbot and Rebecca Knight; FHL microfilm 818093.  Boston Massachusetts Registry Department, “Boston, Massachusetts, Marriages 1700-1809,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 2 October 2017), Moses Abbot and Rebecca Knight; vo. 1, p. 3.  Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families (Lewiston, Maine: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1903), 271; image online, Google, Google (books.google.com : online 2 October 2017; 11 September 1701.  Abbot, A Genealogical Register of the descendants of George Abbot of Andover, George Abbot of Rowley, Thomas Abbot of Andover, Arthur Abbot of Ipswich, Robert Abbot of Brandford, CT and George Abbot of Norwalk, CT, 167.

[9] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 2 October 2017), Rebecca Knight; Boston births, 1635-1744; 1670-1689 image 115 of 219.

[10] Abbot, A Genealogical Register of the descendants of George Abbot of Andover, George Abbot of Rowley, Thomas Abbot of Andover, Arthur Abbot of Ipswich, Robert Abbot of Brandford, CT and George Abbot of Norwalk, CT, 167.

[11] 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 1 February 2016), Hull Abbot; FHL microfilm 14734, 592866, 0014734 V. 24  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 May 2017), Hull son of Moses Abbot and Rebecca his wife; 15 June 1702.  Massachusetts Historical Society, Colonial Collegians: Biographies of Those Who Attended American Colleges before the War for Independence (Boston, Mass: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2005), Harvard page 2365; images online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 11 May 2017; Hull Abbot (Harvard, 1720).

[12] Chandler Robbins, “TEG Feature Article: Admissions and Baptisms at the Second Church [Boston],” The Essex Genealogist, 12 (1992), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 August 2013), Moses Abbotts family.  Society, Colonial Collegians, Harvard page 2365.

[13] Society, Colonial Collegians, Harvard page 2365.

[14] Society, Colonial Collegians, Harvard page 2365.  “Diary of Jer. Bumstead from January 1722, to January, 1728: from a series of Almanacs,” New England Historic Genealogical Register, 15 (1861), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 11 May 2017), Mrs. Hull Abbot was ordained at Charlestown (MA) 1724.

[15] Dean Dudley, The Dudley Genealogies and Family Records, first (Boston: self published, 1848), 117, 746; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 11 May 2017; Mary Bradstreet.  Society, Colonial Collegians, Harvard page 2365.

[16] Dudley, The Dudley Genealogies and Family Records, 117, 746.

[17] Dudley, The Dudley Genealogies and Family Records, 117, 746.  Society, Colonial Collegians, Harvard page 2365.

[18] Society, Colonial Collegians, Harvard page 2365.

[19] 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 1 February 2016), Moses Abbot; FHL microfilm 14734, 592866, 0014734 V. 24.

[20] Chandler Robbins, “TEG Feature Article: Admissions and Baptisms at the Second Church [Boston],” The Essex Genealogist, 12 (1992), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 August 2013), Moses Abbotts family.

[21] Robert J. Dunkle and Ann S. Lainhart, “Boston, MA: Deaths, 1700-1799,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 May 2017), Moses Abbot; Boston City Hall Archives.

[22] 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 10 March 1706), Elizabeth Abbot; FHL microfilm 14734, 582886, 0014734 V. 24.  Azro Milton Dows, the Dows or Dowse Family in America: a genealogy of the descendants of Lawrence Dows, including the genealogy of the Masterman Family, two branches of the Newman family , a branch of the Morse family, and many genealogical lines of other families, print (Lowell, Mass.: S. W. Huse & Co., 1890), 21; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 2 October 2017; John Dowse; 27.86.v..

[23] Robbins, “TEG Feature Article,” Moses Abbotts family.

[24] Dows, the Dows or Dowse Family in America, 21.

[25] Dows, the Dows or Dowse Family in America, 21.

[26] 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 23 May 2017), Richard Abbot; FHL microfilm 14734, 592866.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 23 May 2017), Richard Abbot; v. 5, p. 112.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 23 May 2017), Richard Abbot; Registry of Births; Boston, page 112.   “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 23 May 2017), Richard Abbot; City Document #43, page 54.   Robert J. Dunkle and Ann S. Lainhart, transcribed, Boston, MA: Church Records: Second Church (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002), 4; online images, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 23 May 2017; Richard Abbot; Second Church Records.  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 2 October 2017), Richard Abbot; FHL microfilm 0014734 v. 24.

[27] Robbins, “TEG Feature Article,” Moses Abbotts family.

[28] Robert J. Dunkle and Ann S. Lainhart, transcribed, Boston, MA: Church Records: Second Church (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002), 397; online images, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 23 May 2017; Richard Abbot and Hannah Thayer; First Church.

[29] 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 1 February 2016), Moses Abbot; FHL microfilm 14734, 5992866, 0014734 V. 24.  Commissioners of the city of Boston, “Boston, MA: Births 1700-1800,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 May 2017), Moses Abbot; 3 August 1711.  S.G.D., “: Subscribers to Prince’s Chronology,” New England Historic Genealogical Register, 6 (1852), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 May 2017), Mr. Moses Abbott; page 371.

[30] Robbins, “TEG Feature Article,” Moses Abbotts family.  Robert J. Dunkle and Ann S. Lainhart, transcribed, Boston, MA: Church Records: Second Church (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002), Second Church, page 4; online images, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 May 2017; Moses Abbot, child of Rebecka.

[31] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 17 May 2017), Moses Abbot; Boston, births, 1689-1744, deaths, 1721-1744, page 397.  Robert J. Dunkle and Ann S. Lainhart, “Boston, MA: Deaths, 1700-1799,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 May 2017), Moses Abbot; Boston City Hall Archives, Index to Deaths, 1700-1799.  “,” Mr. Moses Abbott; page 371.

[32] Robbins, “TEG Feature Article,” Moses Abbotts family.

[33] Robbins, “TEG Feature Article,” Moses Abbotts family.

[34] Robbins, “TEG Feature Article,” Moses Abbotts family.

[35] Robbins, “TEG Feature Article,” Moses Abbotts family.

Leave a comment

Filed under Highlighted family member, Uncategorized

Born this Day November 13

Relations born between 1699 and 1800

  • Nathaniel HILL born 13 November 1699 in Wells, York, Maine; son of Capt. Joseph and Hannah (LITTLEFIELD) HILL; husband of Priscilla LITTLEFIELD
  • Ebenezer CHIPMAN born 13 November 1709 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts[1]; son of Hon. John and Mary (SKIFFE) CHIPMAN; husband of Mary ADAMS
  • Daniel LADD born 13 November 1710 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Daniel and Susanna (HARTSHORN) LADD; husband of Mehitable ROBERTS.
  • Nicolas LAGUE born 13 November 1717 in Chambly, La Vallee-Du-Richelieu, Quebec, Canada[3]; son of Michael and Catherine (LECLERC) LAGUE; husband of Marie MENARD.
  • Sarah CALEF born 13 November 1719 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[4]s; daughter of Joseph C. and Hannah (JORDAN) CALEF; wife of Jabez MATHEWS.
  • John ANDREWS was born 13 November 1748 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[5]; son of Lt. James and Ruth (WOOD) ANDREWS.
  • Stephen JORDAN was born 13 November 1753 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine[6]; son of Stephen and Mary (JORDAN) JORDAN; husband of Elizabeth JORDAN.
  • Walter LIBBY was born 13 November 1776 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[7]; son of Daniel and Dorothy (HASTY) LIBBY; husband of Elizabeth JORDAN.
  • Beulah CHIPMAN was born 13 November 1782 in Sunderland, Bennington, Vermont[8]; daughter of Amos and Sarah (BOARDMAN) CHIPMAN.
  • Elias JORDAN was born 13 November 1789 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[9]; son of Noah and Deborah (JORDAN) JORDAN; husband of Mary WARREN.
  • Sophia CHIPMAN was born 13 November 1794 in Pawlet, Rutland, Vermont[10]; daughter of Cyrus and Anna (FITCH) CHIPMAN; wife of Hon. Jacques HUBBARD.
  • Clement Jordan DYER was born 13 November 1795 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[11]; son of Dea. Robert and Miriam (JORDAN) DYER; husband of Lois NORTH.
  • Abner JORDAN was born 13 November 1796 in Webster, Androscoggin, Maine[12]; son of Abner and Hannah (WENTWORTH) JORDAN.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 16, 24 [Ebenezer Chipman #31].  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 11 November 2017), Ebeneser Chipman; FHL microfilm 775836.

[2] Franklin Ladd Bailey, The Genealogy of Thomas Ruggles of Roxbury, 1637, to Thomas Ruggles, of Pomfred, Conn, and Rutland, Vt.: the genealogy of Alitheah Smith, of Hampton, Conn., the wife of Thomas Ruggles, and the genealogy of the descendants – in part – of Samuel Ladd of Haverhill, Mass., print (1896), 41; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 10 August 2017; Daniel Ladd 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 (https://familysearch.org : online 23 October 2017), Daniell Lad; FHL microfilm 14767.

[3] Father Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire généalogique des famiies canadiennes depuis la foundation de la colonie jusqu’à nos jours (Québec, Canada: Eusèbe Senécal, 1871), 235 (LECLERC).

[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 12 February 2016), Sarah Calef; FHL microfilm 14734, 592866, 0014734 V. 24.

[5] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 9 October 2015), John Andrews; vol. 3, page 116.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 26 [Stephen Jordan Jr. #151].

[7] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002642, 000009820, Walter Libby, 13 November 1776; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 November 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 57 [Beulah Chipman #440].  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Vermont Births and Chrstenings, 1765-1908,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 November 2017), Bulah Chipman; FHL microfilm 7450053.  Vermont, United States State Capitol Building, Montpelier, “Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008,” records online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 November 2017), Bulah Chipman; FHL microfilm 27507.

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 121, 314 [Elias Jordan #1573].

[10] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Vermont Births and Christenings, 1765-1908,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 November 2017), Sophia Chipman; FHL microfilm 7450053.  Vermont, United States State Capitol Building, Montpelier, “Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008,” records online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 November 2017), Jophia Chipman; FHL microfilm 27507.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 53 [Sophia Chipman #398].

[11] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Clement Jordan Dyer, 13 November 1795; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 November 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 87 [Abner Jordan Jr. 1058].

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Birthdays for July 4

  • 1684 Benjamin WESCOTT Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island.[1] He is my second cousin 9 times removed.
  • 1715 Elizabeth ABBOT Berwick, York, Maine.[2] She is my second cousin 8 times removed.
  • 1717 Anne GERRISH Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire.[3] She is my third cousin 9 times removed.
  • 1794 Elizabeth SNOW South Thomaston, Knox, Maine.[4] She is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1798 Stephen CHIPMAN Barre, Worcester, Massachusetts.[5] He is my fourth cousin 6 times removed.
  • 1824 Alonzo Pike JORDAN Denmark, Oxford, Maine.[6] He is my fifth cousin 3 times removed.
  • 1834 Joseph Burgess CHIPMAN Licking County, Ohio.[7] He is my fifth cousin 5 times removed through two lines.
  • 1852 Frederick J. DANFORTH Gardiner, Kennebec, Maine.[8] He is my fourth cousin 4 times removed and fifth cousin 4 times removed through two lines.
  • 1861 Nettie P. GRAY Boothbay, Lincoln, Maine.[9] She is my sixth cousin 2 times removed.

[1] Elizabeth Goodhue Fuess, Fuess and Allied Families (Andover, Massachusetts: self, 1929), 330; images online, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 14 October 2015; Benjamin Wescott; #3.VIII.

[2] William Richard Cutter, editorial supervisor, Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs: Relating to the families of Meddlesex County, Massachusetts (1908; reprint, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, n.d.), 1021-1023; digital images, The Internet Archive, Internet Archive Open Library (archive.org : accessed .

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 9, Anne Gerrish; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 September 2015.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 May 2016), Betsey Snow; FHL microfilm 12070.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 May 2016), Betsey Snow; FHL microfilm 001316223.  Morgan Hewitt Stafford, Descendants of John Thorndike of Essex County, Massachusetts, first (Ann Arbor, Michigan: Edwards Brother, Inc., 1960), 110; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 May 2016; Capt. Ebenezer Thorndike #72.  Greenleaf and Jonathan P. Cilley, “The Mount Desert Widow: Genealogy of the Gamble Family,” North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, G, online archives, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 May 2016), Betsy Snow; p. 19.  Albert Wells, American Family Antiquity: Being an account of the origin and process of american families traced from their progenitors in this country, connected with their history abroad. This work will illustrate the honors and personal merit of our most eminet men, and deduce their pedigree from the remotest times ascertainable from our ancient histories, vol. 3 (New York: Society Library, 1881), 23; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 May 2016; Captain Robert Snow 6th generation.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 89 [Stephen Chipman #795].  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 1 November 2015), Stephen Chipman; FHL microfilm 0874027 IT 3, 974.43/B2 V2N.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 753 [Alonzo Pike Jordan #5747].

[7] History of Allen County, Ohio: containing a history of the county, its townships, towns, villages, schools, churches, industries, ets.; portraits of early settlers and prominent ment; biographies; history of the northwest territory; history of Ohio; statistical and miscellaneous matter, etc., etc. (Chicago: Warner, Beers & Co., 1885), 788; images online, Google, Google (www.play.google.com : online 31 May 2016; Joseph B. Chipman.  State of Ohio, 1910: certificate 5973, Joseph Burges Chipman; FHL microfilm 1927280; FHL microfilm 64776.

[8] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 October 2014), Frederick J. Danforth; FHL microfilm 9773, 928184, 1002327.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9773, Frederick J. Danforth, 4 July 1852; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 October 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[9] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 23 April 2016), Nellie P. Gray; birth 4 July 1861; FHL microfilm 9795.

Leave a comment

Filed under Highlighted family member, Uncategorized

Birthdays for July 3rd

  • 1793 Roger JORDAN Raymond, Cumberland, Maine.[1] He is my fourth cousin 5 times removed.
  • 1799 Evelina CHIPMAN Vermont.[2] She is my fourth cousin 6 times removed in two different lines.
  • 1816 Aaron Smith JORDAN Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine.[3] He is my first cousin 5 times removed and my fifth cousin 7 times removed.
  • 1818 Nathaniel JORDAN Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[4] He is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1830 Sarah HADLEY Columbia, Coos, New Hampshire.[5] She is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1849 John Quincy Adams JORDAN Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[6] He is my fourth cousin 4 times removed and fifth cousin 4 times removed.

[1] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, , Roger Jordan, 3 July 1793; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 14 October 2014); 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), 126.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 50 [Evelina Chipman #374].

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 100 [Aaron Smith Jordan #1281].

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 139, 140, 358 [Nathaniel Jordan #1905].  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 26 April 2015), Nathaniel Jordan.

[5] “New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947,” images online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 August 2015), Sarah Jordan; FHL microfilm 2109031.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 652 [Sarah Hadley #4458].  New Hampshire Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 August 2015), Benjamin F. Jordon and Sarah Hadley; FHL microfilm 1001272.  New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 13 January 2015), .

[6] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, John Q.A. Jordan, 3 July 1849; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 16 August 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

Leave a comment

Filed under Catching leaves and learning from them, Uncategorized

Births on July 2nd

  • 1708 Hannah BOWDEN York, York, Maine.[1] She is my first cousin 8 times removed.
  • 1775 Mehetable JORDAN Saco, York, Maine.[2] She is my second cousin 6 times removed and my third cousin 5 times removed.
  • 1818 Andrew Peters JORDAN Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine.[3] He is my second cousin 5 times removed and my fifth cousin 7 times removed.
  • 1821 Hannah Jackson WENTWORTH Baldwin, Cumberland, Maine.[4] She is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1834 Charles Franklin JORDAN Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[5] He is my fourth cousin 4 times removed and my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1839 Helen May CHIPMAN Union County, Ohio.[6] She is my fifth cousin 5 times removed through two different lines.
  • 1859 William Edwin LOWELL Saco, York, Maine.[7] He is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1897 Winifred Eda ATWOOD Webster, Androscoggin, Maine.[8] She is my fifth cousin 2 times removed, sixth cousin 1 time removed, eighth cousin 4 times removed, eighth cousin 1 time removed and my ninth cousin.

[1] Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 26 August 2013), Abraham Bowden his children born in York of Martha his wife.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 33 [Mehetable Jordan #252].

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 95 [Andrew Peters Jordan #1207].

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 18 January 2016), Hannah Wentworth; FHL microfilm 10588.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 16 September 2015), Charles Franklin Jordan; FHL microfilm 10814.

[6] Charles C. Dawson, A Collection of Family Records: with biographical sketches and other memoranda of various families and individuals bearing the name DAWSON, or allied families of that name, first (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, 1874), 207; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 2 June 2016; Luther G. Dawson #4-8.

[7] Application, David Ingham Lowell, national 98427; Massachusetts 6484, descendant of Samuel Lowell; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Application, George Wilfred Lowell, national 52938; Massachusetts 5095, descendant of Samuel Lowell; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.

[8] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9888, Winneford Eda Atwood, 2 July 1897; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 8 February 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  U.S. Social Security Administration, “United States Social Security Death Index; Death Master File,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 February 2016), Winifred E. Splaine.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 February 2016), Winifred E. Splaine; memorial 84555351.

Leave a comment

Filed under On this day in family history