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BIRTHS 21 November 1700-1800

 

  • Joseph UNDERWOOD was born 21 November 1716 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Lieutenant Joshua and Mercy (FAIRBANKS) UNDERWOOD; husband of Jemima LELAND.
  • Joseph GAGNÉ was born 21 November 1733 in Petite-Riviére, Charlevoix, Québec, Canada[2]; son of François Xavier and Marie-Geneviève (FILON) GAGNÉ; died 24 October 1784.
  • Daniel BRAGDON was born21 November 1734 in York, York, Maine[3]; son of Daniel Wittum and Mary (BANKS) BRAGDON.
  • Joshua UNDERWOOD was born21 November 1733 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[4]; son of Joseph and Jemima (LELAND) UNDERWOOD; husband of Lydia EAMES.
  • Rebecca CHIPMAN was born 21 November 1750 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island[5]; daughter of Handley and Jane (ALLEN) CHIPMAN; wife of Samuel BECKWITH.
  • Daniel WEARE was born 21 November 1770 in Granville, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada[6]; son of Elias and Ruth (BANKS) WEARE.
  • Joseph UNDERWOOD was born 21 November 1771 in Rutland, Windsor, Vermont[7]; son of David and Bathsheba (ADAMS) UNDERWOOD; husband of Chloe T. GARNSEY.
  • Allen Hallett COBB was born 21 November 1780 in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts[8]; son of Edward and Hannah (HALLET) COBB; husband of Jane FERGUSON and Anna “Nancy” FERGUSON.
  • Catherine JORDAN was born 21 November 1784 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[9]; daughter of Captain Joshua and Catherine (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Nathaniel JORDAN.
  • Nancy ABBOT was born 21 November 1792 in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire[10]; daughter of Ezra and Mary (WALKER) ABBOT; wife of James HOYT.

[1] Yates Publishing, “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 26 March 2018), Joseph Underwood and Jemima Leland; 1716; 1722; 1738.  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), Joseph 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), Joseph Underwood; FHL microfilm 872789.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 26 March 2018), Joseph Underwood; Sherborn Vital Record Transcripts p. 90.  Lucien Marcus Underwood, Underwood Families of America: in two volumes, print (Lancaster, PA: Press of the New Eara Printing Company, 1913), 129-130; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 2 April 2018; Joseph Underwood #213.  Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 48; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017; Mercy Fairbanks and family.  Lucien Marcus Underwood, Underwood Families of America: in two volumes, print (Lancaster, PA: Press of the New Eara Printing Company, 1913), 16; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 2 April 2018; Joshua Underwood #8.

[2] Father Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire généalogique des famiies canadiennes depuis la foundation de la colonie jusqu’à nos jours (Québec, Canada: Eusèbe Senécal, 1871), 124.

[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 June 2017), Daniel Bragdon; FHL microfilm 12836.

[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 26 March 2018), Joshua Underwood; FHL Microfilm 763666.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Town Birth Records, 1620-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 2 April 2018), Joshua Underwood; Vital Records of Holliston; 21 November 1744.  Lucien Marcus Underwood, Underwood Families of America: in two volumes, print (Lancaster, PA: Press of the New Eara Printing Company, 1913), 129-130; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 2 April 2018; Joseph Underwood #213.  Lucien Marcus Underwood, Underwood Families of America: in two volumes, print (Lancaster, PA: Press of the New Eara Printing Company, 1913), 143-144; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 2 April 2018; Joshua Underwood #242.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25 [Rebecca Chipman #117].

[6] Nova Scotia, Canada Genealogical Socity of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Nova Scotia Births and Baptisms, 1702-1896,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : accessed ), .

[7] 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 29 March 2018), Joseph Underwood; FhL microfilm 859332; 0599197 IT 3.

[8] Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, History of Durnham, Maine: with genealogical notes, online archive (Lewiston, ME: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1899), 105.

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 36 [Catharine Jordan #305].

[10] “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 May 2017), Nancy Abbot; FHL microfilm 1000480.

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Burt Orlando DURAND

Burt is my fifth cousin five times removed.  We are related through Benjamin and Ruth (WOODMAN) LOWELL.  Burt worked at the insurance and real estate office his father founded just before he was born.[1]  He was a township clerk, and chief of the local fire station in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[2]  He was a member of the First Congregational Church.[3]  He was a member of the Knights of Pythias and was a Mason.[4]  His political affiliation was Republican.[5]  He attended Oberlin College for seven years from age 15 to 22.[6]  He was enumerated in the following censuses: 1870 and 1880 with his parents in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[7]  He was enumerated in the 1900, 1910, and 1920 with his wife and children in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[8]  He was enumerated with his wife in the 1930 and 1940 censuses in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[9]

Burt Orlando DURAND was born 20 October 1866 or 30 October 1866 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[10]  He was the son of William Buel and Hannah (BRECKENRIDGE) DURAND.  He died 19 August 1943 from cerebral thrombosis and senile dementia in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[11]  He is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[12]  Burt married Lillian BURGESS 9 October 1889 in Huron County, Ohio.[13]  Lillian was born 8 October 1865 in Hunter, Greene, New York.[14]  She was the daughter of Charles Winfield and Jane Elizabeth (DOUGLASS) BURGESS.  She died of heart failure on 16 November 1950 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[15]  She is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[16]

Burt and Lillian had the following children:

  1. Corinne Elizabeth DURAND was born 28 December 1895 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[17]  She died 3 February 1995 in Lorain County, Ohio.[18]  She is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[19]  She attended college for two years and was a registered nurse.[20]  Corinne married George Stowell DUDLEY 14 June 1922 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[21]  George was born 30 June 1887 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[22]  He was the son of John B. and Mary W. DUDLEY.  George died in 1966.  He is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[23]  They had two children.
  2. William Breckenridge DURAND was born 7 May 1898 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[24] He died 1 August 1975 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio.[25]  He is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[26]  William married Eletha Finch BECKWITH in November 1922 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.  Eletha was born 27 June 1896 in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.  She was the daughter of Franklin Fletcher and Minivieve Catherine (FINCH) BECKWITH.  She died 19 June 1988 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio.  She is interred at Westwood Cemetery in Oberlin, Lorain, Ohio.[27]

[1] G. Frederick Wright, supervising editor, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio: an authentic narrative of the past, with particular attention to the modern era in the commercial, industrial, civic and social development. A chronicle of the people, with family lineage and memoirs., first (Chicago and New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1916), 667-668; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 June 2016; Burt O. Durand.  American Antiquarian Society (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.

[2] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[3] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[4] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[5] Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[6] (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.  Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[7] 1870 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, page 45, 650 (stamped), dwelling 331, family 337, Wm. Durand; NARA microfilm publication M593, .  1880 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 181, page 8, dwelling 69, family 77, William B. Durand; FHL microfilm 1255042; NARA microfilm publication T9, 1042.

[8] 1900 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Russia Township, Enumeration District (ED) 0091, sheet 3B, dwelling 64, family 71, Burt Durand; FHL microfilm 1241295; NARA microfilm publication T623, 1294.  1910 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberline; Russia Township, Enumeration District (ED) 0125, page 13B, dwelling 316, family 332, Burt O. Durand; FHL microfilm 1375219; NARA microfilm publication T624, 1206.  1920 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 0061, sheet 9B, dwelling 228, family 260, Bert O. Durand; NARA microfilm publication T625, 1406.

[9] 1930 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 68, sheet 3A, 118 (stamped), dwelling 78, family 84, B.O. Durand; FHL microfilm 2341566; NARA microfilm publication T626, 1832.  1940 United States census, Lorain County, Ohio, population schedule, Oberlin, Enumeration District (ED) 47-95, sheet 13B, family 331, Burt Durand; NARA microfilm publication T627, 3104.

[10] State of Ohio, fn 51230: FHL microfilm 2024139, Burt Orlando Durand; FHL microfilm 64776.  Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 83, Burt Orland Durand; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 January 2016.  Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, descendant of Elias Hashbrouck; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.  Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.

[11] State of Ohio, fn 51230: FHL microfilm 2024139, Burt Orlando Durand; FHL microfilm 64776.  Ohio Historical Society, “Ohio Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1933, and 1958-2007,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand.  Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  Ohio Division of Vital Statistics and Ohio Deparment of Health, “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand.

[12] State of Ohio, fn 51230: FHL microfilm 2024139.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 June 2016), Burt Orlando Durand; memorial 50517253.

[13] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), Bert O. Durand and Lillian Burgess; FHL microfilm 410262.  Counties of Ohio, “Ohio, Marriages, 1803-1900,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Bert O. Durand and Lillian Burgess.  (AAS), “U.S., School Catalogs, 1765-1935,” database online Burt Orlando Durand; 1882.  Wright, A Standard History of Lorain County Ohio, 667-668.  Lowell, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America, 83.

[14] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.

[15] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  State of Ohio, reg dist. 755; primary reg. dist. 2796: file 69788, Lillian Burgess Durand; FHL microfilm 2372787; FHL microfilm 64776.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 June 2016), Lillian Burgess Durand; memorial 50517296.  State of Ohio, reg dist. 755; primary reg. dist. 2796: file 69788.

[17] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.  County courthouses Ohio, “Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 June 2016), Corrinne Durand; FHL microfilm 1294334.  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 June 2016), Corrinne Durand; FHL microfilm 1294334.  Family Search, “Ohio, Births and Christenings Index, 1774-1973,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Corrinne Durand; FHL microfilm 1294334.  Lowell, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America, 83.

[18] Social Security Administration, “U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Corinne D. Dudley; SS 297-28-8298.  Ohio Division of Vital Statistics and Ohio Deparment of Health, “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), Corinne D. Dudley; SS#297-28-8298.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), Corinne D. Dudley; memorial 50517409.

[20] “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online Corinne D. Dudley; SS#297-28-8298.

[21] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.

[22] Online, Durand Stowell Dudley, national 90139, Ohio state 5424, Sons of the American Revolution.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), George S. Dudley; memorial 50517401.

[24] Ohio Division of Vital Statistics and Ohio Deparment of Health, “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), William B. Durand; certificate 072542.  County courthouses Ohio, “Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), William Breckenridge Durand; FHL microfilm 000447510.  “U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918,” digital images, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), William Breckenridge Durand; citing World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, roll 1832509; ID 34-2-29C.

[25] Social Security Administration, “U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2016), William Durand; New York before 1951.  “Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007,” database online William B. Durand; certificate 072542.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), William Breckenridge Durand; memorial 48497911.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2016), Eletha Finch Beckwith Durand; memorial 48497900.

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