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BURIALS Lisbon, Lisbon Falls, Mechanic Falls, Poland, Wales Corner and Wales, Androscoggin, Maine

Lisbon Center Cemetery, Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Abel G. JACKSON born 11 June 1826, died 12 February 1891; son of Elias and Lydia (GODDARD) JACKSON; husband of Caroline M. LEWIS and Julia A. BRANNEN.[1]
  • Ada Meletta JACKSON born 17 April 1857, died 31 December 1858; daughter of Abel G. and Caroline M. (LEWIS) JACKSON.[2]
  • Edmund W. “Eddie” JACKSON born 2 September 1858, died 28 June 1930; son of Abel G. and Caroline M. (LEWIS) JACKSON.[3]
  • Frank K. JACKSON born March 1863, died 19 June 1925; son of Abel G. and Caroline M. (LEWIS) JACKSON.[4]
  • Abijah JORDAN born 20 May 1801, died 1877; son of Abijah Y. and Elizabeth (STANWOOD) JORDAN; husband of Charity PLUMMER and Louisa BOOKER.[5]
  • Alfred Emery JORDAN born 23 February 1831, died 12 June 1917; son of James and Deborah (GARCELON) JORDAN; husband of Susan Jane BLAKE and Anna F. FITZGERALD.[6]
  • Arthur Elroy JORDAN born 28 August 1879, died 6 January 1954; son of Franklin A. and Mary A. (BRANN) JORDAN; husband of Nellie F. HOGAN and Solome Rebecca BARTLEY.[7]
  • Franklin A. “Frank” Jordan born 27 January 1850, died 15 April 1918; son of Abijah and Louisa (BOOKER) JORDAN; husband of Mary A. BRANN.[8]
  • Nellie M. JORDAN born 7 May 1866, died 1924; daughter of Alfred Emery and Susan Jane (BLAKE) JORDAN.[9]
  • Sarah STROUT born 1773, died 1829; daughter of Joshua and Elizabeth (COBB) STROUT; wife of Nathaniel GERRISH.[10]

Hillside Cemetery, Lisbon Falls, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Lizzie F. HALL born 1877, died 1945; daughter of William D. and Elizabeth J. (JORDAN) HALL; wife of John B. CRESSEY.[11]
  • Edwin Jordan HARRINGTON born 16 December 1872, died July 1962; son of Henry Charles and Harriet Newell (JORDAN) HARRINGTON; husband of Sarah Eunice MERRILL.[12]
  • Charity Etta HEWEY born 10 July 1854, died 1928; daughter of Arthur Edgecomb and Joanna H. (JORDAN) HEWEY; unmarried.[13]
  • John B. HEWEY born 25 January 1852, died 1930; son of Arthur Edgecomb and Joanna H. (JORDAN) HEWEY; husband of Laura Ann BUNKER.[14]
  • Elizabeth J. JORDAN born 28 March 1845, died 1935; daughter of Abijah and Charity (PLUMMER) JORDAN; wife of William D. HALL.[15]
  • Joanna H. JORDAN born 7 March 1828, died 1918; daughter of Abijah and Charity (PLUMMER) JORDAN; wife of Arthur Edgecomb HEWEY.[16]
  • Margaret Elizabeth “Lizzie” VARNEY born 23 July 1853, died 13 March 1915; daughter of James Alvin and Hannah Abigail (RICH) VARNEY; wife of Melvin A. CROSMAN/CROSSMAN.[17]

Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanic Falls, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Adelbert Llewellyn QUIMBY born 3 November 1888, died 11 August 1918; son of Franklin and Clara A. (BRAY) QUIMBY; died in a motorcycle accident.[18]
  • Beatrice Ethel QUIMBY born 21 March 1895, died 9 January 1896; daughter of Franklin and Clara A. (BRAY) QUIMBY.[19]
  • Franklin “Frank” QUIMBY born 15 November 1854, died 28 June 1914; son of Ambrose C. and Sarah Ann (JORDAN) QUIMBY; husband of Clara A. BRAY.[20]

White Oak Hill Cemetery, Poland, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Mary JORDAN born 29 October 1813, died 30 December 1888; daughter of David and Olive (BROWN) JORDAN; wife of Peter B. ESTES.[21]

Locust Cemetery, Poland, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Abigail DRESSER born 29 November 1810, died 11 April 1852; daughter of Richard and Lydia (JORDAN) DRESSER; wife of Nathaniel JORDAN.[22]
  • Sarah N. “Sally” DRESSER born 24 March 1807, died 2 March 1855; daughter of Richard and Lydia (JORDAN) DRESSER; wife of Zenas WESTON.[23]
  • George E. KNIGHT born 17 August 1817, died 9 December 1900; son of Isaac and Lydia (JORDAN) KNIGHT; husband of Mary PRATT; died in prison after murdering his wife.[24]

Highland Cemetery, West Poland, Androscoggin, Maine

  • David JORDAN born 20 June 1773, died 3 July 1850; son of Samuel and Sarah (JACKSON) JORDAN; husband of Olive BROWN and Hannah FERNALD.[25]
  • Hannah Emery JORDAN born 23 October 1834, died 14 September 1856; daughter of David and Hannah (FERNALD) JORDAN.[26]

Pond Road Cemetery, Wales Corner, Androscoggin, Maine

  • William FOGG born 7 October 1799, died 30 May 1876; son of Benjamin and Jane (FOGG) FOGG; husband of Mary CUSHING.[27]

Mitchell Cemetery, Wales, Androscoggin, Maine

  • George W. MARR born 23 November 1845, died 23 January 1847; son of James and Mary (BLANCHARD) MARR.[28]

 

 

[1] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), Abel G. Jackson; memorial 1003262401.

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), Ada M. Jackson; memorial 100326465.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), E. W. Jackson; memorial 100326560.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), Frank K. Jackson; memorial 100326606.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 April 2018), Abijah Jordan; memorial 43983071.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 712-3 [Alfred E. Jordan #5132].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 January 2015), Alfred E. Jordan; memorial 53965752.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 348 [Arthur E. Jordan #5081].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 January 2015), Arthur E. Jordan; memorial 78536549.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 January 2016), Frank A. Jordan; memorial 43983129.  Maine State Library, “Maine, J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection, CA 1780-1999,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 January 2016), Frank A. Jordan; FHl microfilm 002171131.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 January 2015), Nellie M. Jordan; memorial 100328296.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 March 2015), Sarah Strout Gerrish; memorial 53923041.

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 347 [Lizzie F. Hall #5079].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 February 2018), Lizzie E. Hall Cressey; memorial 125449824.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 August 2017), Edwin James Harrington; memorial 168073558.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 347 [Charity Etta Jordan #5067].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 February 2018), Charity Etta Hewey; memorial 125520627.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 January 2016), John B. Hewey; memorial 50186845.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 February 2016), Elizabeth Jordan Hall; memorial 125449889.

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 346 [Joanna H. Jordan #1814].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 February 2018), Joanna H. Jordan Hewey; memorial 125520399.

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 March 2018), Margaret E. Varney Crosman; memorial 49612056.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010100, Margaret E. Crossman, 13 March 1915; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 3 April 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), A Llewellyn Quimby; memorial 99510318.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), E. Beatrice Quimby; memorial 99510334.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), Frank L. Quimby; memorial 99510337.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), Mary Jordan Estes; memorial 70901743.

[22] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 April 2015), Abigail Jordan; memory 95355225.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 March 2017), Sarah N. “Sally” Dresser Weston; memorial #95354008.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), George Knight; memorial 72948943.

[25] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), David Jordan; memorial 65600246.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), Hannah Emery Jordan; memorial 125437120.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 January 2016), William Fogg; memorial 65086345.

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 November 2017), George W. D. Marr; memorial 91607935.

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Franklin QUIMBY

Franklin Quimby map 36084Franklin “Frank” QUIMBY is my sixth cousin three times removed through two different lines meeting at Reverend Robert and Sara (WINTER) JORDAN.  Franklin was a clerk in a store, worked in a cotton mill and was a night watchman.[1]  He was enumerated with his parents in the 1860 census in Augusta, Kennebec, Maine.[2]  And again with his parents in the 1870 census in 1870 in Farmington, Franklin, Maine.[3]  He was enumerated in 1880, 1900 and 1910 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine with his wife and surviving child.[4]  The family resided at 39 Birch Street and then 40 College Street in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine, until his death in 1914.[5]

Franklin “Frank” QUIMBY was born 15 November 1854 in Farmington, Franklin, Maine.[6]  He was the son of Ambrose C. and Sarah Ann (JORDAN) QUIMBY.  He died 28 June 1914 of apoplexy in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine.[7]  He is interred at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanic Falls, Androscoggin, Maine.[8]  Franklin married Clara A. BRAY 6 June 1878 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine.[9]  Clara was born February 1854 in Poland, Cumberland, Maine.  She was the daughter of George and Clarissa (RYERSON) BRAY.  She died 2 June 1936.  Her body is interred at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanic Falls, Androscoggin, Maine.[10]  She was a member of The Daughter of the American Revolution (DAR) as a descendant of Samuel DENNING.

Franklin Quimby birth 36084  Franklin Quimby death 36084

Franklin and Clara had the following children:

  1. Adelbert Llewellyn QUIMBY, known as A. Llewellyn QUIMBY born 3 November 1888 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine.[11] He died unmarried at Bath Hospital at 23 Winship Avenue in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.[12]  He is interred at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanic Falls, Androscoggin, Maine.[13]
  2. Ethel Beatrice QUIMBY, known as E. Beatrice QUIMBY born 21 March 1895 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine.[14] She died of pneumonia 9 January 1896 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine.[15]  Her body is interred at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanic Falls, Androscoggin, Maine.[16]

[1] 1870 U.S. census, Franklin County, Maine, population schedule, Farmington, page 60, dwelling 518, family 548, Ambrose Quimby; FHL microfilm 552042; NARA microfilm publication M593, 543.  1880 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, Enumeration District (ED) 14, page 7C, 309 (stamped), dwelling 39, family 72, Ambrose Quimby; NARA microfilm publication T9, 475.  1900 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, Enumeration District (ED) 16, sheet 1B, dwelling 12, family 20, Frank Quimby; NARA microfilm publication T623, 587.

[2] 1860 U.S. census, Kennebec County, Maine, population schedule, Augusta, page 23, dwelling 155, family 173, Albert R. Quimby; FHL microfilm 803441; NARA microfilm publication M653, 441.

[3] 1870 U.S. census, Franklin County, Maine, population schedule, Farmington, page 60, dwelling 518, family 548, Ambrose Quimby; FHL microfilm 552042.

[4] 1880 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, ED 14, page 7C, 309 (stamped), dwelling 39, family 72, Ambrose Quimby.  1900 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, ED 16, sheet 1B, dwelling 12, family 20, Frank Quimby.  1910 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, Enumeration District (ED) 20, sheet 2A, 79 (stamped), dwelling 15, family 30, Frank Quimby; FHL microfilm 1374549; NARA microfilm publication T624, 536.

[5] 1880 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, ED 14, page 7C, 309 (stamped), dwelling 39, family 72, Ambrose Quimby.  1900 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, ED 16, sheet 1B, dwelling 12, family 20, Frank Quimby.  1910 U.S. census, Androscoggin County, Maine, population schedule, Lewiston, ED 20, sheet 2A, 79 (stamped), dwelling 15, family 30, Frank Quimby; FHL microfilm 1374549.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010177, Frank L. Quimby, 28 June 1914; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[6] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010177, Frank L. Quimby, 28 June 1914.

[7] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010177, Frank L. Quimby, 28 June 1914.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), Frank L. Quimby; memorial 99510337.

[9] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018), Frank Quimby and Carrie Bray; FHL microfilm 11335.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), Clara Quimby; memorial 99510323.

[11] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010177, Adelbert L. Quimby, 11 August 1918; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, World War I Draft Registration Index, 1917-1919,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 February 2018), Adelbert L. Quimby; FHL folder 004390104.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Death Records, 1761-1922,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 February 2018), Adelbert L. Quimby; 11 August 1918.

[12] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010177, Adelbert L. Quimby, 11 August 1918; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Death Records, 1761-1922,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 February 2018), Adelbert L. Quimby; 11 August 1918.  Archives, “Maine, World War I Draft Registration Index, 1917-1919,” database online Adelbert L. Quimby; FHL folder 004390104.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), A Llewellyn Quimby; memorial 99510318.

[14] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10021, [Ethel Quimby] Unknown Female, 21 March 1895; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[15] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10021, Ethel B. Quimby, 9 January 1896; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), E. Beatrice Quimby; memorial 99510334.

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Surname of the week QUIMBY / QUINBY

Variants of the surname:  QUIMBY, QUENBY, QUINBY, QUEMBY, QUYNBY, QUERENBY, QUARMBY, QUESENBERRY, QUISENBERRY, QUINSBY, QUESNBY, QUYMBY

English surname, it is a locational name originating in a village called Quenby in the county of Leicestershire.  The village name and hence the surname is of 7th century Olde English origins, but the later Danish-Viking overlap. The translation of is from the words “Cwene-berg” and means “The Queen’s Manor”, the “berg” was later translated to “bi” from the Danish.  It is associate with the kingdom of Mercia[1]

My QUIMBY relations:

  1. Stephen Hart QUIMBY 1800-; married Elizabeth
    1. Ambrose C. QUIMBY 1823-1897; married Sarah Ann JORDAN
      1. Albion Keith Parris QUIMBY 1849-1935
      2. Franklin QUIMBY 1854-; married Clara A. BRAY
      3. Nathan QUIMBY 1858-
  2. Charles QUIMBY 1794-; married Mary Weeks ROBERTS
    1. Johnson M. QUIMBY; married Adeline A. JORDAN
  3. Elizabeth W. “Betsey” QUIMBY 1829-1903
  4. Isaac Delma QUIMBY 1878-1958; married Jennie May CLAY
    1. Evelyn Winifred QUIMBY 1908-
  5. Jacob QUIMBY; married Harriet T. MURCH
    1. Harriet Frances QUIMBY -1909
  6. Isaac QUIMBY -1891; married Martha WRIGHT
  7. Lydia QUIMBY 1787- ; married Joseph PARTRIDGE
  8. Mary QUIMBY; married Levi BRACEY

 

My QUINBY relations:

  1. Nathan QUINBY; married Rosina PARTRIDGE
    1. Sarah QUINBY 1783-1864; married Thomas JORDAN

[1] www.surnamedb.com

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