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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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BIRTHS 6 August 1700-1800

 

  • Mary LADD was born 6 August 1702 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Daniel and Susannah (HARTSHORN) LADD; wife of Jonathan JOHNSON.
  • Lilburn ANDREWS was born 6 August 1760 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Nathaniel and Sarah (LINDALL) ANDREWS.
  • John Messer LOWELL was born 6 August 1762 in Nottingham, Rockingham, New Hampshire[3]; son of Stephen and Lydia (MESSER) LOWELL; died 1840.
  • Sarah SMITH was born 6 August 1784 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Benjamin and Bridget (JORDAN) SMITH; wife of Joshua K. BRYANT and Samuel FILES.
  • Aaron APPLETON was born 6 August 1786 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire[5]; son of Deacon Isaac and Mary (ADAMS) APPLETON; husband of Eunice ADAMS and Keziah BIXBY.
  • Elizabeth “Betsey” FOSTER was born 6 August 1788 in East Machias, Washington, Maine[6]; daughter of Levi and Sarah (BEAL) FOSTER; wife of George Halliburton AVERY.
  • Elizabeth WESCOTT was born 6 August 1790 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[7]; daughter of Andrew and Marcy (PERKINS) WESCOTT; wife of James MASON and Thomas WILLIAMSON.
  • Alphia DYER was born 6 August 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Maine[8]; daughter of Caleb Anthony and Mary (RANDALL) DYER; died 8 October 1838; twin of Octavia DYER below.
  • Octavia DYER was born 6 August 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Maine[9]; daughter of Caleb Anthony and Mary (RANDAL) DYER; died 1863; twin of Alphia DYER above.
  • Francis HALL was born 6 or 8 August 1796 in Kennebec County, Maine[10]; son of Calvin and Tabitha (JELLISON) HALL; husband of Martha GETCHELL.
  • Joseph Cates RICH was born 6 August 1799 in Otisfield, Cumberland, Maine[11]; son of Samuel and Elizabeth (CATES) RICH.

[1] 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 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; FHL microfilm 14767.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lead Ladd; 1702.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; Haverhill, Vital Record Transcripts; Haverhill Births p. 202.

[2] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 October 2015), Lilburn Andrews; vol. 3, 2015.

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 57, John Messer Lowell; #152.IV; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 22 October 2015.

[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 2 August 2018), Sarah SMITH; FHL microfilm 12052.

[5] Isaac Appleton Jewett, Memorial of Samuel Appleton, of Ipswich, Massachusetts: with genealogical notices of some of his descendants (Boston: Bolles and Houghton, 1850), 38; images online, Houston Public Library, Houston Library (www.houstonlibrary.org : online 24 October 2015; Aaron Appleton; #93-4.

[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 2 August 2018), Betsey Foster; FHL microfilm 11562.

[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 17 March 2015), Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Alphia Dyer, 6 August 1792; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 19 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[9] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Octavia Dyer, 6 August 1792; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 19 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] 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.  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 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL mcirofilm 11329.  Unknown, Gatchell/Getchell Descendants, print (self, n.d.), 94; images online, Newhouse Getchell, Newhouse Getchell (www.newhousegetchell.net : online 10 December 2017; Martha Gatchell [#251].

[11] William Samuel Spurr, A History of Otisfield, Cumberland County, Maine: from the origianal grant to the close of the year 1944, print (1944; reprint, Maine: 1944), 55, Samuel Rich and family; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 June 2017.

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BIRTHS 20 March 1700-1800

  • Samuel LOWELL born 20 March 1708[1]; son of John and Mary (DAVIS) LOWELL; husband of Naoma TUCK.
  • Mary LOWELL born 20 March 1751 in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire[2]; daughter of David and Abigail (PERKINS) LOWELL; wife of Simeon NORRIS.
  • Reuben GRINDLE born 20 March 1757 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[3]; son of John and Elizabeth (DORR/DOOR) GRINDLE; husband of Hannah LOWELL; sixth great grandfather.
  • Jacob COBB born 20 March 1758 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts[4]; son of Stephen and Abigail (CHIPMAN) COBB; husband of Hannah CROCKER.
  • Joseph PROUT born 20 March 1760 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Joseph and Hannah (JORDAN) PROUT; died 2 December 1832.
  • Lydia CHIPMAN born 20 March 1763[6]; daughter of Benjamin and Hannah (WADSWORTH) CHIPMAN.
  • Zachariah CHIPMAN born 20 March 1779 in Cornwallis Park, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[7]; son of Handley and Nancy (POST) CHIPMAN; husband of Abigail BROWN.
  • Mary MORRILL born 20 March 1781 in Saco, York, Maine[8]; daughter of Colonel Joseph and Mary (JORDAN) MORRILL; wife of Joseph W. SIMPSON.
  • James Edward AVERY born 20 March 1787 in Machias, Washington, Maine[9]; son of James T. and Rebecca (EDES/EDDES) AVERY; died 1850.
  • Alethia CHIPMAN born 20 March 1791[10]; daughter of Cyrus and Anna (FITCH) CHIPMAN; wife of Silas REED.
  • Elizabeth JORDAN born 20 March 1800 in Hollis, York, Maine[11]; daughter of Joseph and Mary (LEIGHTON) JORDAN; death after 1876.
  • Jane PLUMMER born 20 March 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine[12]; daughter of William and Abigail (JORDAN) PLUMMER.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 28, Samuel Lowell; #78.I; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 12 October 2015.

[2] 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 Lowell; #96.I; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 15 October 2015.

[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 25 February 2018), Reuben Grindle; FHL microfilm 11752.

[4] 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 25 February 2018), Jacob Cobb; FHL microfilm 775836.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Joseph Prout #205].

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 36 [Lydia Chipman #235].

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25, 46-47 [Zachariah Chipman #123].

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 72 [Mary Morrill #808].

[9] 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 February 2018), James Edward Avery; FHL microfilm 11562.

[10] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 53 [Alethia Chipman #396].

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 69 [Elizabeth Jordan #821].

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 45 [Jane Plummer #387].  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 January 2016), Jane Plummer; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009845, Jane Plummer, 20 March 1800; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 February 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

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