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12 October 1700-1800

 

  • Mary BANKS was born 12 October 1708 in York, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Lieutenant Joseph and Elizabeth (HARMON) BANKS; wife of Daniel Whittum BRAGDON.
  • Solomon WOODS was born 12 October 1717 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Isaac and Mary (FAIRBANKS) WOODS; husband of Patience FORBUSH.
  • John CHIPMAN was born 12 October 1745 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut[3]; son of John and Sarah (CHIPMAN) CHIPMAN; husband of Olive DOUGLAS and Sarah WASHBURN.
  • Prudence LELAND was born 12 October 1748 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of Caleb and Judith (MORSE) LELAND; wife of Adam LELAND.
  • Samuel JELLISON was born 12 October 1748 in York, York, Maine[5]; son of Job and Susannah (KINCAID) JELLISON; husband of Phebe TEMPLE.
  • Jonathan CHIPMAN was born 12 October 1757 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut[6]; son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN; died 23 August 1766.
  • Aaron KIMBALL was born 12 October 1788 in Kennebunk, York, Maine[7]; son of James and Elizabeth (GILPATRICK) KIMBALL; died 10 July 1789.

 

[1] 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 29 September 2018), Mary Banks; v. 110, p. 59.

[2] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 47; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017; Mary Fairbanks and family.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27, 55-56 [John Chipman #134].

[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 21 September 2018), Prudence Lealand; FHL microfilm 872789.

[5] Lester M. Bragdon, “Births in the Upper Parish in York,” The Maine Genealogist, 23 (2001), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 October 2014), Job Jellison and Susanna Churchill children born in York; vol. 23, page 134.

[6][6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Jonathan Chipman #146].

[7][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 29 September 2018), Aaron Kimball; FHL microfilm 11326.

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BIRTHS 10 September 1700-1800

 

  • Elizabeth “Betty” BRAGDON was born 10 September 1725 in York, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Samuel and Tabitha (BANKS) BRAGDON; wife of John SIMPSON and Nathaniel HARMON.
  • Caleb DEATH was born 10 September 1726 in Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Oliver and Abigail (DEATH) DEATH; husband of Abigail MESSENGER.
  • Apphia ANDREWS was born 10 September 1744 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; daughter of Joshua and Hannah (WOOD) ANDREWS; wife of Benjamin PERLEY.
  • David RYTHER was born 10 September 1747 in Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts[4]; son of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER; died 20 September 1747.
  • Jane Pepperrell FROST was born 10 September 1749 in Kittery, York, Maine[5]; daughter of Colonel John and Sarah (GERRISH) FROST; wife of Colonel John NOWELL Jr.
  • Elizabeth JORDAN was born 10 September 1749 in Biddeford, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Judge Rishworth and Abigail (GERRISH) JORDAN; wife of Benjamin MASON.
  • Daniel CHIPMAN w/as born 10 September 1759 in Connecticut[7]; son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN; he died 8 October 1759.
  • Elisha HILL was born 10 September 1769 in Biddeford, York, Maine[8]; son of Benjamin and Elizabeth (GILPATRICK) HILL.
  • Benjamin Jordan RACKLIFF was born 10 September 1771 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[9]; son of Benjamin and Sarah (JORDAN) RACKLIFF; husband of Mary SMALL.
  • Phebe JOHNSON was born 10 September 1778[10]; daughter of Jonathan and Rhoda (ABBOT) JOHNSON; died 1819.
  • Jonathan ANDREWS was born 10 September 1782 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[11]; son of John and Elizabeth (WATSON) ANDREWS; husband of Nancy Green PIERCE.
  • Joel KEYES was born 10 September 1785 in Putney, Windham, Vermont[12]; son of Deacon Israel and Abigail (LOWELL) KEYES; husband of Mary PARKER and Susan KITTRIDGE.
  • Mary JORDAN was born 10 September 1791 in Kittery, York, Maine[13]; daughter of Nathaniel and Peace (MORRELL) JORDAN; wife of Nathaniel HEARD.
  • Tabitha WENTWORTH was born 10 September 1792 in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine[14]; daughter of Foster and Catherine (JORDAN) WENTWORTH; died 2 March 1870; never married.
  • Captain Dominicus JORDAN was born 10 September 1799 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[15]; son of John Gray and Anna Nancy (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Mary MCKENNEY.

 

[1] 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; Betty Bragdon.

[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 5 February 2018), Caleb Death; FHL microfilm 872797.

[3] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 September 2015), Apphia Andrew; v. 3, p. 115.

[4] J. H. Temple and George Sheldon, A History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts: for 150 years, with an account of the prior occupation of the territory by the Squakheags and with family genealogies (1875; reprint, Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, n.d.), 531, David Ryther (Rider); database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 August 2018), Jane Pepperrell Frost; FHL microfilm 11322.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 30 [Elizabeth Jordan #212].

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Daniel Chipman #147].

[8] 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.

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 59, 157 [Benjamin Jordan #647].

[10] Nathaniel Bouton, The History of Concord: from its first grant in 1725, to the organization of the city government in 1853, with a history of the ancient Penacoooks; the whole interspersed with numerous interesting incidents and ancedotes, down to the present perions, 1885; embellished with maps; with portraits of distinguished citizens, and view of ancient and modern residences, print (concord: 1885), 710; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 23 May 2017; Jonathan Johnson.

[11] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 October 2015), Jonathan Andrews; #150; vol. 3, page 119.  Samuel Burnham, “John Albion Andrew,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 23 (1869), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 September 2015), Jonathan Andrew V.; page 12, v. 23.

[12] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 51, Joel Keyes; #130.VII.4; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 20 October 2015.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 129, 336 [Mary Jordan #1721].

[14] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 136 [Tabitha Wentworth #1826].

[15] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 152, 379 [Captain Dominicus Jordan #2109].

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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 15 August 1700-1800

 

  • David RYTHER was born 15 August 1719 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) RYDER; husband of Martha SHATTUCK.
  • Marie-Geneviève GAGNÉ was born 15 August 1726 in Petite-Riviére, Charlevoix, Québec[2]; daughter of François-Xavier and Marie- Geneviève (FILION) GAGNÉ; wife of Étienne BOUCHARD; she is my seventh great grandmother.
  • Brigadier General John FROST was born 15 August 1738 in Kittery, York, Maine[3]; son of Colonel John and Sarah (GERRISH) FROST; husband of Mary NOWELL.
  • Joseph BRAGDON was born 15 August 1742 in York, York, Maine[4]; son of Daniel Wittum and Mary (BANKS) BRAGDON; husband of Sarah SAYWARD.
  • Joseph CATES was born 15 August 1752 in Cumberland County, Maine[5]; son of Joseph and Deborah (COBB) CATES; husband of Mary Abigail “Molly” SINCLAIR.
  • Samuel BRAGDON V was born 15 August 1761[6]; son of Samuel IV and Mariam (MILBERRY) BRAGDON.
  • David UNDERWOOD was born 15 August 1769 in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts[7]; son of David and Bathsheba (ADAMS) UNDERWOOD; died 19 March 1842.
  • George Dennison DYER was born 15 August 1781 in Durham, Androscoggin, Maine[8]; son of David and Thomasine (DENNISON) DYER; interred in Royalsborough, Androscoggin, Maine.
  • Rosanna JORDAN was born 15 August 1793 in Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine[9]; daughter of Abijah Y. and Elizabeth (STANWOOD) JORDAN; wife of Benjamin RANDALL.
  • Frederick BANKS was born 15 August 1797 in Annapolis, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[10]; son of Joshua and Dorthea (CRAFT) BANKS; husband of Hannah W. GRAVES.

[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 20 June 2015), David Rider; FHL microfilm 164693, 872789.  Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 470; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 June 2015; Lieut. David Ryther #2.  Bryant B. Brooks, Memoirs of Bryant B. Brooks: Cowboy, Trapper, Lumberman, Stockman, Oilman, Banker and Governor of Wyoming (Glendale, California: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1939), 49; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015; Ryther, Lieutenant David.

[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] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 6 August 2018), John Frost; 15 August 1738.

[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 8 June 2017), Joseph Bragdon; FHL microfilm 12836.

[5] 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), 354, Joseph Cates and family; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 June 2017.  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 June 2017), Joseph Cate; FHL microfilm 11728.  William S. Spurr, Vital Records of Otisfiel, Maine: to the year 1892; births, marriages and deaths, print (1946; reprint, Maine: Maine Historical Society, 1946), 30, Joseph Cate; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 June 2017.

[6] 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.

[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), David Underwood; FHL microfilm 859332, 0599197 IT 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 29 March 2018), David Underwood; FHL microfilm 859332.

[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 16 January 2018), George Dennison Dyer; FHL microfilm 10821.

[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 17 August 2015), Rosanna Jordan; FHL microfilm 11033.

[10] 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), xv; images online, Internet Library, Archive.org (us.archive.org : online 10 October 2015; Frederick Banks; #13.vi.  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; Jacob Banks; #3.x.

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BIRTHS 8 August 1700-1800

 

  • Andrew PIERCE was born 8 August 1714 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of William and Mary (BEALE) PIERCE; husband of Jane CARR.
  • Isabella BRAGDON was born 8 April 1731 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Samuel and Tabitha (BANKS) BRAGDON; wife of Richard KING Esquire.
  • Luce LOWELL was born 8 August 1752 in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire[3]; daughter of David and Abigail (PERKINS) LOWELL.
  • Nathan ABBOTT was born 8 August 1765 in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire[4]; son of Reuben and Rhoda (WHITMORE) ABBOTT; husband of Phebe ABBOTT; twin to Ezra ABBOTT below.
  • Ezra ABBOTT was born 8 August 1765 in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire[5]; son of Reuben and Rhoda (WHITMORE) ABBOTT; husband of Mary WALKER; twin to Nathan ABBOTT above.
  • Joshua F. GRINDLE was born 8 August 1778 in Sedgwick, Hancock, Maine[6]; son of Joshua and Anna (LOWELL) GRINDLE; husband of Ruth STANLEY.
  • Christiana JORDAN was born 8 August 1782 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[7]; daughter of Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN; wife of Captain John WHITTAKER.
  • John Spofford CHIPMAN was born 8 August 1788[8]; son of Samuel and Hannah (SPOFFORD) CHIPMAN.
  • Jeffrey CHIPMAN was born 8 August 1789 in Vermont[9]; son of Nathaniel and Sarah (HILL) CHIPMAN.
  • Robert Davis WINGATE was born 8 August 1789 in Buxton, York, Maine[10]; son of Snell and Mehitable (DAVIS) WINGATE; died 23 April 1806.
  • Ralph Tristram JORDAN was born 8 August 1793 in Biddeford, York, Maine[11]; son of Captain Ralph Tristram and Mary (FURNALD) JORDAN; husband of Abigail LEIGHTON and Betty FERGUSON.
  • Francis HALL was born 8 August 1796 in Kennebec County, Maine[12]; son of Calvin and Tabitha (JELLISON) HALL; husband of Martha GETCHELL.
  • Nancy PENDELTON was born 8 August 1796 in Islesboro, Waldo, Maine[13]; daughter of Joseph and Wealthy (THOMAS) PENDELTON; wife of Ephraim GOULD.

[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 31 March 2015), andrew Pearce; FHL microfilm 12836.  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 31 March 2015), William Pearce his children born in York of Mary his wife; vol. 110, page 283.

[2] 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; Isabella Bragdon.

[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, Luce Lowell; #97.II; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 15 October 2015.

[4] New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 May 2017), Nathan Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.  New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, “New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 22 May 2017), Nathan Abbott; FHL microfilm 100480.  AmericanAncestors.org, “New Hampshire: Births, to 1901, Deaths and Marriages to 1937,” database online, New England Historic and Genealogical Society, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 22 May 2017), Nathan Abbott (twin); vol. Births A-1901, page 1058.

[5] “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 7 May 2017), Ezra 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 7 May 2017), Ezra Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.

[6][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 19 February 2015), Joshua Grindel; FHL microfilm 27756.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 38 [Christiana Jordan #327].

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 54 [John Spofford Chipman #410].

[9] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 50 [Jeffrey Chipman #371].

[10] 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 3 December 2014), Robert Davis Wingate; FHL microfilm 10594.

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 70, 183 [Ralph Tristram Jordan Jr. #830].

[12] 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 microfilm 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].

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 116 [Nancy Pendelton #1544].

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BIRTHS 17 April 1700-1800

  • Mary GOODRIDGE born 17 April 1708 in Berwick, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Josiah and Mary (ABBOT) GOODRIDGE; wife of Freathy SPENCER.
  • John LADD born 17 April 1746 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Daniel and Mehitable (ROBERTS) LADD; husband of Hannah Smith EASTMAN.
  • Mary CHIPMAN born 17 April 1752[3]; daughter of John and Sarah (CHIPMAN) CHIPMAN; wife of Aaron SWETLAND.
  • Jotham SIMPSON born 17 April 1755 in York, York, Maine[4]; son of John and Elizabeth (BRAGDON) SIMPSON.
  • Zeruiah CUSHMAN born 17 April 1764 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts[5]; daughter of Benjamin and Zeruiah (SAMPSON) CUSHMAN; wife of Zebedee CHANDLER.
  • Joseph D. JORDAN born 17 April 1794 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[6]; son of Jeremiah and Hannah (MARR) JORDAN; husband of Mary B. MOODY.

 

[1] Merton Taylor Goodrich M.A., of Keene, N.H., “Errors Erased – The Family History of Josiah Goodridge of Berwick, Maine,” American Genealogist, 13 (1936-1937), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 June 2014), Mary Goodridge.  Edwin Alonzo Goodridge, The Goodridge Genealogy: a history of the descendants of William Goodridge who came to America from Bury St. Edmunds, England, in 1636 and settled in Watertown, Massachusetts with some inquiry into the history of the family in England and the origin of the same, print (n.d.), 89-90; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 17 May 2017; Josiah Goodridge #13.  Robert E. and Barbara W. Gee, “Descendants of Josiah Goodridge of Berwick, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 152 (1998), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 May 2017), Josiah Goodridge and family; vol. 152, page 197-204, 207-211, 213.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 23 October 2017), John Ladd; FHL microfilm 14767.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Mary Chipman #137].

[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 3 April 2018), Jotham Simpson; FHL microfilm 12836.

[5] Henry Wyles Cushman, Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans:: the descendants of Robert Cushman, the Puritan, from the year 1617 to 1855, print (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1855), 133, 174; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 14 March 2018; Benjamin Cushman #55.V 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 3 April 2015), Zeruiah Cushman; FHL microfilm 0874028 IT 2.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 295 [Joseph D. Jordan #1401].

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BIRTHS 28 March 1700-1800  

 

  • Moses ABBOT/ABBOTT born 28 March 1704 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[1]; son of Moses and Rebecca (KNIGHT) ABBOT/ABBOTT.
  • George LOWELL born 28 March 1712, according to Historic Genealogy of the Lowells in America his birth is 2 January 1715, which I believe is his baptism date, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Joseph and Mary (HARDY) LOWELL; husband to Elizabeth MORSE.
  • Mary BRAGDON born 28 March 1740 in York, York, Maine[3]; daughter of Daniel Wittum and Mary (BANKS) BRAGDON; wife of Nathan DONNELL.
  • Rishworth JORDAN III born 28 March 1780 in Biddeford, York, Maine[4]; son of Rishworth and Sarah (GOODWIN) JORDAN; husband of Harriet MORRILL, Lydia GILPATRICK, and Elizabeth PEABODY.

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

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 31 March 2015), George Lowell; FHL microfilm 823653.  Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 26, George Lowell; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 11 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 8 June 2017), Mary Bragdon; FHL microfilm 12836.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 69, 72, 179 [Rishworth Jordan III #815].

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