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BIRTHS 8 November 1700-1800

 

  • Captain Robert ANDREWS was born 8 November 1722 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Robert and Deborah (FRYE) ANDREWS; husband of Lucy BRADSTREET
  • Mary COBB was born 8 November 1723 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine[2]; daughter of Jonathan and Elizabeth “Bety” (VAUGHAN) COBB; wife of Wheeler RIGGS.
  • William Allen CHIPMAN was born 8 November 1757 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island[3]; son of Handley and Jane (ALLEN) CHIPMAN; husband of Ann OSBORN.
  • Elizabeth MITCHELL was born 8 November 1775 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Jonathan and Anna (LOVETT) MITCHELL; wife of Luke LIBBY and Thomas MURRAY.
  • Polly CHIPMAN was born 8 November 1786 in Vergennes, Addison, Vermont[5]; daughter of Samuel and Hannah (SPOFFORD) CHIPMAN; died in 1797.
  • Elizabeth CHIPMAN was born 8 November 1790 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[6]; daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth (MILLETT) CHIPMAN; died 1794.

[1] Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 3 September 2015), Robert Andrews; #52-II; v. 3, p. 115, 117.

[2] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009766, Mary Cobb, 8 November 1723; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 October 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25, 44 [William Allen Chipman #119].

[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 13 October 2015), Elizabeth Mitchel; FHL microfilm 10814.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 54 [Polly Chipman #409].

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 71 [Elizabeth Chipman #598].

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BIRTHS 14 September 1700-1800

 

  • Samuel ANDREWS was born 14 September 1750[1]; son of Captain Robert and Lucy (BRADSTREET) ANDREWS; husband of Judith FLAGG, Annis MORSE.
  • Caleb JELLISON was born 14 September 1781 in Berwick, York, Maine[2]; son of George and Elizabeth (WADLIN) JELLISON; husband of Lydia LIBBY.
  • Nancy NORRIS was born 14 September 1788[3]; daughter of Simeon and Mary (LOWELL) NORRIS; wife of Bartholomew THING.
  • Nathan M. JELLISON was born 14 September 1788 in Waterboro, York, Maine[4]; son of David and Abigail (WADLIN) JELLISON; died 15 April 1857.

 

[1] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 9 October 2015), Samuel Andrews; #107-ii; vol. 3, p. 117.

[2] “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 10 September 2013), George Jellerson [Jellison].

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 41, Nancy Norris; #96.I.6; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 15 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 19 December 2017), Nathan 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), Nathan Jellison; v. 90, p. 243.

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BIRTHS 4 September 1700-1800

 

  • John JOHNSON was born 4 September 1726 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Jonathan and Mary (LADD) JOHNSON.
  • David ANDREWS was born 4 September 1740 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Thomas and Margaret (BRADSTREET) ANDREWS; husband of Abigail NIXON.
  • Rufus BRAGDON was born 4 September 1775 in York, York, Maine[3]; son of Samuel IV and Mariam (MILBERRY) BRAGDON; died 31 January 1799.
  • Elizabeth JORDAN was born 4 September 1784 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of John and Elizabeth (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Tobias PILSBURY.
  • Ebenezer JORDAN was born 5 September 1786 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Nathaniel and Joanna (SAWYER) JORDAN; husband of Lucy BLACKSTONE.
  • Tristram STORER was born 4 September 1792[6]; son of Seth and Olive (JORDAN) STORER; husband of Harriet GOOKIN.
  • Hannah CHIPMAN was born 4 September 1797[7]; daughter of Perez and Elizabeth (SAUNDERS) CHIPMAN; wife of Stephen CARTER.

[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 25 October 2017), John Johnson; FHL microfilm 14767.

[2] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 11 October 2015), David Andrews; #137; vol. 3, page 118.

[3] William F. Goodwin, Records of the Proprietors of Narraganset Township, No. 1: now the town of Buxton, York County, Maine, from August 1st, 1733 to January 4th, 1811 with a documentary introduction, print (Concord, N.H.: self, 1871), 378; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 12 June 2017; Children of Samuel Bragdon the 4th.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 44 [Elizabeth Jordan #376].

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 63, 170 [Ebenezer Jordan #719].

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 77 [Tristram Jordan #912].

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 83 [Hannah Chipman #742].

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BIRTHS 29 March 1700-1800      

  • Zeruiah SAMPSON born 29 March 1726 or 18 March 1725/6 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of William and Joanna (VAUGHAN) SAMPSON; wife to Benjamin CUSHMAN.
  • Elizabeth SCAMMON born 29 March 1749[2]; daughter of Humphrey and Susanna (SHAPLEIGH) SCAMMON; died 22 March 1838.
  • John ANDREWS born 29 March 1757[3]; son of Captain Robert and Lucy (BRADSTREET) ANDREWS; husband of Margaret PARKER.
  • Hannah ABBOT/ABBOTT born 29 March 1762 in Rumford, Merrimack, New Hampshire[4]; daughter of Reuben and Rhoda (WHITTEMORE) ABBOT/ABBOTT.
  • Sarah CUTTS born 29 March 1774[5]; daughter of Colonel Thomas and Elizabeth (SCAMMON) CUTTS; wife of Thomas Gilbert THORNTON.
  • Johnson JORDAN born 29 March 1798 in Plainfield, Sullivan, New Hampshire[6]; son of Benjamin and Mary (WALKER) JORDAN; husband of Minerva BUEL and Martha F. DINSMORE.
  • Charles JORDAN born 29 March 1800 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[7]; son of Ezekiel and Mehitable (MAXWELL) JORDAN; husband of Alice BEAN.

[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 23 February 2015), Zeruiah Samson; FHL microfilm 0874028 IT 2.  John Adams Vinton, author, The Giles Memorial: Genealogical Memoirs of the Families Bearing the Names of Giles, Gould, Holmes, Jennison, Leonard, Lindall, Curwen, Marshall, Robinson, Sampson, and Webb: also genealogical sketches of the Poll, Very, Tarr and other families with a history of Pemaquid, ancient and modern; some account of early settlements in Maine; and some details of Indian warfare (Boston: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1864), 385-386; images online, Google, Google books (books.google.com : online 3 April 2015; William Sampson.  Henry Wyles Cushman, A Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans: the descendants of Robert Cushman, the Puritan, from the year 1617 to 1855 (Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1855), 133; images online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 3 April 2015; 55 V. Benjamin [Cushman].  Vital Records of the Town of Plympton, Massachusetts to the year 1850 (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1923), 183; images online, Internet Archives, Internet Archives (archive.org : online 3 April 2015; Zeruiah.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 34 [Elizabeth Scammon #276].

[3] “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; #110-V; vol. 3, page 117.

[4] “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 23 May 2017), Hannah 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), Hannah Abbot; FHL microfilm 1000480.

[5] Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard, compiled, Genealogy of the Cutts Family in America (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell’s Sons, Publishers, 1892), 24, 44-45; image online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 30 December 2017; Thomas Cutts #148.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 115, 308 [Johnson Jordan #1537].

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 411.

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BIRTHS 22 March 1700-1800

  • Lydia RICE born 22 March 1708 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Edward and Lydia (FAIRBANKS) RICE; wife of Jonathan GOODENOW.
  • Samuel CHIPMAN born 22 March 1721 in Groton, New London, Connecticut[2]; son of Thomas and Abigail (LOTHROP) CHIPMAN; husband of Hannah AUSTIN.
  • Elizabeth ELLIS born 22 March 1735 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[3]; daughter of Doctor Edward and Mary (WILLARD) ELLIS; wife of Peter Jacob DORDIN.
  • Joseph RIDER born 22 March 1737 in Willington, Toland, Connecticut[4]; son of Daniel and Rachel (SIMMONS) RIDER; died 1 March 1814.
  • Elizabeth ANDREWS born 22 March 1746 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[5]; daughter of Thomas and Margaret (BRADSTREET) ANDREWS; wife of John MORSE.
  • Lydia JORDAN born 22 March 1762 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[6]; daughter of Dominicus and Susannah (SIMONTON) JORDAN; wife of Seth LIBBY.
  • Elias ABBOT born 22 March 1786 in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire[7]; son of Deacon Elias and Elizabeth (BUSWELL) ABBOT; husband of Lydia SAWYER, Sarah WINSLOW and Elinore ROGERS.
  • Mary CHIPMAN born 22 March 1795[8]; daughter of Barnabas and Mary (SMITH) CHIPMAN; wife of Reverend Andrew HUNTINGTON.
  • Major (given name not title) MORTON born 22 March 1797 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[9]; son of James and Susanna (DYER) MORTON; died 13 May 1825.
  • Johann Friedrich Wilhelm HIRSCH born 22 March 1798 in Neumarkt, Schlesien, Prussia [Germany][10]; son of Johann Heinrich and Ilse Margarethe (HOORSMANNS) HIRSCH; husband of Else Marie Christine HILLEN; third great grandfather.
  • Elizabeth Doane CHIPMAN born 22 March 1799[11]; daughter of John and Elizabeth (ATWOOD) CHIPMAN; wife of Elisha WILEY.
  • Lucy CHIPMAN born 22 March 1800[12]; daughter of Hadsell and Martha (HIGGINS) CHIPMAN; died 1843.

[1] 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; Lydia Fairbanks 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 7 July 2017), Lidiah Rice; FHL microfilm 0844943 IT 2.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 18, 26 [Samuel Chipman #38].

[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 27 February 2018), Elizabeth Ellis; FHL microfilm 0014734 V. 24, 592866.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 14 August 2015), Joseph Rider; FHL microfilm 1376042.

[5] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 11 October 2015), Elizabeth Andrews; #140; vol. 3, page 118.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 58, 150 [Lydia Jordan #617].

[7] Lucy R. H. Cross, History of Northfield, New Hampshire 1780-1905: in two parts with many biographical sketches and protraits also pictures of public buildings and private residences, first (Concord, N.H.: Rumford Printing Co., 1905), 5-6; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 3 May 2017; ABBOTT I..  James Otis Lyford, editor of History of Concord, N.H., History of the Town of Canterbury, New Hampshire 1727-1912: in two volumes; volume two; Genealogy and Appendix, first (Concord, N. H.: The Rumford Press, 1912), 1-2; online images, Google, Google Books (www.google.com : online 3 May 2017; Abbott.

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 79 [Mary Chipman #687].

[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 18 January 2018), Major Morton; FHL microfilm 10930.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009834, 001002654, Major Morton, 22 March 1797; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 18 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] “Deutschland, Geburten und Taufen, 1558-1898,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VH7D-SS3 : accessed 22 January 2015), Joh. Friedr. Wilhelm Hirsch, 24 Mar 1798; citing ; FHL microfilm 473,380.

[11] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 87 [Elizabeth Doane Chipman #764].

[12] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 81 [Lucy Chipman #710].

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BIRTHS 8 January 1700-1800

  • Colford LOWELL born 8 January 1735 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[1]; son of Ebenezer and Mary (REED) LOWELL; died 3 July 1737.
  • Anna LOWELL born 8 January 1748[2]; daughter of Michael and Abigail (CONEY) LOWELL; wife of Benjamin ALLINE.
  • Robert ANDREWS born 8 January 1748[3]; son of Captain Robert and Lucy (BRADSTREET) ANDREWS; husband of Dorothy GOODENOW.
  • Abigail CHIPMAN born 8 January 1757 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of Benjamin and Betty (FREEMAN) CHIPMAN.
  • Clark GERRISH born 8 January 1759 in Berwick, York, Maine[5]; son of Alexander and Sarah (CLARK) GERRISH.
  • Anna HILL born 8 January 1764 in Biddeford, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Benjamin and Elizabeth (GILPATRICK) HILL.
  • Daniel BARTLETT born 8 January 1767 in Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts[7]; son of Samuel and Elizabeth (APPLETON) BARTLETT; husband of Polly WEBBER and Eliza DUNTON.
  • Joseph SCAMMON born 8 January 1788 in Saco, York, Maine[8]; son of Dominicus and Hannah (TARBOX) SCAMMON; husband of Sarah MARSHALL and Abigail Cogwell MARSHALL.
  • John JOHNSON born 8 January 1789 in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts[9]; son of John and Persis (SHERMAN) JOHNSON; husband of Polly HEMENWAY.
  • Harriett CHIPMAN born 8 January 1791[10]; daughter of John Hancock and Elizabeth (OSBORN) CHIPMAN; wife of John WADE.
  • Richard RIDLON born 8 January 1795 in Saco, York, Maine[11]; son of Richard and Sarah (SCAMMON) REDLON; husband of Hannah CHAMBERLAIN.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 34, Colford Lowell; #84.III; 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), 26, Anna Lowell; #93.VI; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[3] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 9 October 2015), Robert Andrews; #106-i; vol. 3, page 117.

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 38 [Abigail Chipman #262].

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002596, Clark Gerrish, 8 January 1858; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 17 December 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[6] Miss Frances Greene, compiled, Material for a Genealogy of the Hill Family of Biddeford-Saco, Maine (1961; reprint, self printed: self published, 1961), 5, Benjamin Hill; online images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 29 August 2013.

[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 16 June 2017), Daniel Bartlett; FHL microfilm 0844900 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 16 June 2017), Daniel Bartlett; FHL mcirofilm 745868.

[8] Material for a Genealogy of the Scammon Family: in Maine (Salem: Salem Press Publishing and Printing Co., 1892), 11; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 17 December 2017; Joseph Scammon; 8.xiii.

[9] 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 17 December 2017), John Johnson; FHL microfilm 861127.

[10] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 91 [Harriett Chipman #812].

[11] 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 December 2017), Richard Redlon; FHL microfilm 12243.

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Births November 24, 1700-1800

  • Marie-Michelle GAGNÉ BORN 24 November 1729[1]; daughter of François-Xavier and Marie-Geneviève (FILON) GAGNÉ; wife of Etienne TREMBLAY.
  • David SEARLE born 24 November 1736[2]; son of William and Jane (NELSON) SEARLE; husband to Judith SAYWARD.
  • David UNDERWOOD born 24 November 1742[3]; son of Joseph and Jemima (LELAND) UNDERWOOD; died 18 February 1817.
  • Jonathan ANDREWS born 24 November 1742[4]; son of Thomas and Margaret (BRADSTREET) ANDREWS.
  • Francis LOWELL born 24 November 1751[5]; son of Joseph and Mary (JONES) LOWELL; died 28 March 1763.
  • Andrew Pepperell SCAMMON born 24 November 1751[6]; son of Humphrey and Susannah (SHAPLEIGH) SCAMMON.
  • Deborah HOLLIS born 24 November 1782[7]; daughter of Richard and Sarah (HANSCOM) HOLLIS; wife of William WARD.
  • Mary BANKS born 24 November 1791[8]; daughter of Joshua and Dorthea (CRAFT) BANKS; died 1803.
  • Priscilla JORDAN born 24 November 1793[9]; daughter of Samuel and Abigail (HARDEN) JORDAN; wife of Robert BYARD.

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

[2] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 15, David Searle; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 29 September 2015.

[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 19 November 2017), David Underwood; FHL microfilm 763666.

[4] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 11 October 2015), Jonathan Andrews; #138; vol. 3, page 118.

[5] 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 5 April 2015), Francis Lowell; FHL microfilm 823653.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 34 [Andrew Pepperell Scammon #278].

[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 19 November 2017), Deborah Hollis; FHL microfilm 10822.

[8] 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), 473; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 October 2015; Mary Banks; #3.viii.

[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 19 November 2017), Loiscilla Jordan; FHL microfilm 10836.

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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.

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