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Birthdays for July 4

  • 1684 Benjamin WESCOTT Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island.[1] He is my second cousin 9 times removed.
  • 1715 Elizabeth ABBOT Berwick, York, Maine.[2] She is my second cousin 8 times removed.
  • 1717 Anne GERRISH Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire.[3] She is my third cousin 9 times removed.
  • 1794 Elizabeth SNOW South Thomaston, Knox, Maine.[4] She is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1798 Stephen CHIPMAN Barre, Worcester, Massachusetts.[5] He is my fourth cousin 6 times removed.
  • 1824 Alonzo Pike JORDAN Denmark, Oxford, Maine.[6] He is my fifth cousin 3 times removed.
  • 1834 Joseph Burgess CHIPMAN Licking County, Ohio.[7] He is my fifth cousin 5 times removed through two lines.
  • 1852 Frederick J. DANFORTH Gardiner, Kennebec, Maine.[8] He is my fourth cousin 4 times removed and fifth cousin 4 times removed through two lines.
  • 1861 Nettie P. GRAY Boothbay, Lincoln, Maine.[9] She is my sixth cousin 2 times removed.

[1] Elizabeth Goodhue Fuess, Fuess and Allied Families (Andover, Massachusetts: self, 1929), 330; images online, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 14 October 2015; Benjamin Wescott; #3.VIII.

[2] William Richard Cutter, editorial supervisor, Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs: Relating to the families of Meddlesex County, Massachusetts (1908; reprint, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, n.d.), 1021-1023; digital images, The Internet Archive, Internet Archive Open Library (archive.org : accessed .

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 9, Anne Gerrish; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 September 2015.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 May 2016), Betsey Snow; FHL microfilm 12070.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 May 2016), Betsey Snow; FHL microfilm 001316223.  Morgan Hewitt Stafford, Descendants of John Thorndike of Essex County, Massachusetts, first (Ann Arbor, Michigan: Edwards Brother, Inc., 1960), 110; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 May 2016; Capt. Ebenezer Thorndike #72.  Greenleaf and Jonathan P. Cilley, “The Mount Desert Widow: Genealogy of the Gamble Family,” North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, G, online archives, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 May 2016), Betsy Snow; p. 19.  Albert Wells, American Family Antiquity: Being an account of the origin and process of american families traced from their progenitors in this country, connected with their history abroad. This work will illustrate the honors and personal merit of our most eminet men, and deduce their pedigree from the remotest times ascertainable from our ancient histories, vol. 3 (New York: Society Library, 1881), 23; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 20 May 2016; Captain Robert Snow 6th generation.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 89 [Stephen Chipman #795].  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 November 2015), Stephen Chipman; FHL microfilm 0874027 IT 3, 974.43/B2 V2N.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 753 [Alonzo Pike Jordan #5747].

[7] History of Allen County, Ohio: containing a history of the county, its townships, towns, villages, schools, churches, industries, ets.; portraits of early settlers and prominent ment; biographies; history of the northwest territory; history of Ohio; statistical and miscellaneous matter, etc., etc. (Chicago: Warner, Beers & Co., 1885), 788; images online, Google, Google (www.play.google.com : online 31 May 2016; Joseph B. Chipman.  State of Ohio, 1910: certificate 5973, Joseph Burges Chipman; FHL microfilm 1927280; FHL microfilm 64776.

[8] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 October 2014), Frederick J. Danforth; FHL microfilm 9773, 928184, 1002327.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9773, Frederick J. Danforth, 4 July 1852; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 October 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[9] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 23 April 2016), Nellie P. Gray; birth 4 July 1861; FHL microfilm 9795.

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Birthdays for July 3rd

  • 1793 Roger JORDAN Raymond, Cumberland, Maine.[1] He is my fourth cousin 5 times removed.
  • 1799 Evelina CHIPMAN Vermont.[2] She is my fourth cousin 6 times removed in two different lines.
  • 1816 Aaron Smith JORDAN Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine.[3] He is my first cousin 5 times removed and my fifth cousin 7 times removed.
  • 1818 Nathaniel JORDAN Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[4] He is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1830 Sarah HADLEY Columbia, Coos, New Hampshire.[5] She is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1849 John Quincy Adams JORDAN Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[6] He is my fourth cousin 4 times removed and fifth cousin 4 times removed.

[1] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, , Roger Jordan, 3 July 1793; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 14 October 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 126.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 50 [Evelina Chipman #374].

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 100 [Aaron Smith Jordan #1281].

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 139, 140, 358 [Nathaniel Jordan #1905].  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 26 April 2015), Nathaniel Jordan.

[5] “New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947,” images online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 August 2015), Sarah Jordan; FHL microfilm 2109031.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 652 [Sarah Hadley #4458].  New Hampshire Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 August 2015), Benjamin F. Jordon and Sarah Hadley; FHL microfilm 1001272.  New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 13 January 2015), .

[6] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, John Q.A. Jordan, 3 July 1849; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 16 August 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

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Births on July 2nd

  • 1708 Hannah BOWDEN York, York, Maine.[1] She is my first cousin 8 times removed.
  • 1775 Mehetable JORDAN Saco, York, Maine.[2] She is my second cousin 6 times removed and my third cousin 5 times removed.
  • 1818 Andrew Peters JORDAN Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine.[3] He is my second cousin 5 times removed and my fifth cousin 7 times removed.
  • 1821 Hannah Jackson WENTWORTH Baldwin, Cumberland, Maine.[4] She is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1834 Charles Franklin JORDAN Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[5] He is my fourth cousin 4 times removed and my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1839 Helen May CHIPMAN Union County, Ohio.[6] She is my fifth cousin 5 times removed through two different lines.
  • 1859 William Edwin LOWELL Saco, York, Maine.[7] He is my fifth cousin 4 times removed.
  • 1897 Winifred Eda ATWOOD Webster, Androscoggin, Maine.[8] She is my fifth cousin 2 times removed, sixth cousin 1 time removed, eighth cousin 4 times removed, eighth cousin 1 time removed and my ninth cousin.

[1] Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 26 August 2013), Abraham Bowden his children born in York of Martha his wife.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 33 [Mehetable Jordan #252].

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 95 [Andrew Peters Jordan #1207].

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 18 January 2016), Hannah Wentworth; FHL microfilm 10588.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 16 September 2015), Charles Franklin Jordan; FHL microfilm 10814.

[6] Charles C. Dawson, A Collection of Family Records: with biographical sketches and other memoranda of various families and individuals bearing the name DAWSON, or allied families of that name, first (Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, 1874), 207; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 2 June 2016; Luther G. Dawson #4-8.

[7] Application, David Ingham Lowell, national 98427; Massachusetts 6484, descendant of Samuel Lowell; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Application, George Wilfred Lowell, national 52938; Massachusetts 5095, descendant of Samuel Lowell; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.

[8] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9888, Winneford Eda Atwood, 2 July 1897; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 8 February 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  U.S. Social Security Administration, “United States Social Security Death Index; Death Master File,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 February 2016), Winifred E. Splaine.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 February 2016), Winifred E. Splaine; memorial 84555351.

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Joseph Chipman

Joseph is my third cousin seven times removed through two lines:  John and Hope (HOWLAND) CHIPMAN and Henry and Sarah (HINKLEY) COBB.  There was little information on Joseph and his family other than a few books that mention one or more members.  The dates are unknown but he lived in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut; Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut; Essex, Chittenden, Vermont; and Granville, Licking, Ohio.[1]

Joseph CHIPMAN was born 5 August 1761 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[2]  He was the son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN.  He died 25 March 1826 in Granville, Licking, Ohio.[3]  Joseph married Anne “Amy” REED in 1789 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[4]  She was born 18 April 1765 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[5]  She was the daughter of Peter and Thankful Northrup (BEECHER) REED.  She died 31 December 1851 in Allen County, Ohio.  She was interred at Shawnee Cemetery in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.[6]

Joseph and Anne had the following children:

  1. Parthenia “Patience” CHIPMAN born 11 April 1790 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[7] She died in 1834 in Warren, Iowa.  Parthenia married Vinson S. NASH.[8]  Vinson was born 10 September 1787 in Cumminton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.  He was the son of Caleb and Rachel Ann (SMITH) NASH.  He died 20 November 1835 in Licking County, Ohio.  He is interred at Old Fredonia Cemetery in Licking County, Ohio.[9]  He served in the War of 1812.[10]  They had 11 children.
  2. Philene CHIPMAN born 7 January 1792 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[11] She died 25 March 1879 in Shelbina, Shelby, Missouri.  Philene married Parker Hezikiah KEMP 16 April 1816 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[12]  Parker was born 25 August 1792 in Plymouth, Grafton, New Hampshire.[13]  He was the son of John and Hannah (CHILLIS) KEMP.  He died 30 May 1880 in Shelbina, Shelby, Missouri.  They had 1 daughter.
  3. Gillin CHIPMAN born 29 June 1795 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[14] She died 9 March 1868.[15]  She is interred at Linwood Cemetery in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.[16]  Gillin married Salmon WHEELER 23 November 1819 in Homer, Licking, Ohio.[17]  Salmon was born 6 July 1792 in Fairfield, Franklin, Vermont.[18]  He was the son of Zalmon and Hannah (BUTLER) WHEELER.  He died 1 April 1874.[19]  He is interred at Linwood Cemetery in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.[20]  They had 8 children.
  4. Emma CHIPMAN born 29 June 1795 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[21]
  5. Norman J. CHIPMAN born 12 May 1797 in Waterbury, Washington, Vermont.[22] He died 6 November 1881 in Clinton, Clinton, Iowa.[23]  Norman married Sarah Wilson PARKER 21 June 1821 in Licking County, Ohio by S. Bancroft, Justice of the Peace; with intentions filed 9 May 1821 in Licking County, Ohio.[24]  Sarah was born 3 May 1799 in Cambridge, Lamoille, Vermont.  She died 18 February 1861 in Washington, Washington, United States.[25]
  6. Holton Cassius CHIPMAN born 11 January 1799 in Rutland, Rutland, Vermont.[26] He died 1859 in Bristol, Elkhart, Indiana.  Holton married Lucy B. HOPKINS 244 February 1825 in Licking County, Ohio by Bryant Thornbill, Justice of the Peace.[27]  Lucy was born 24 April 1809 in Rutland, Rutland, Vermont.[28]  She died 24 January 1893 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois.  She married second to John PENOYER, Jr. in 1860.  Holton and Lucy had 10 children.
  7. Donald Lonzo CHIPMAN born 17 April 1801 in Chittenden County, Vermont.[29] He died 21 February 1892 in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.  He is interred at Shawnee Cemetery in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.[30]  Donald married three times; first to Elizabeth “Betsey” DICKEY 11 March 1830.[31]  Elizabeth was born 4 April 1806 in Virginia.  She died of heart issues 16 May 1860 in Allen County, Ohio.[32]  Donald and Elizabeth had 6 children.  Donald married second to Cynthia Ann MORRIS 6 September 1860 in Allen County, Ohio.[33]  She had previously been married to James CONNETT.  She died 18 August 1868.  She was interred at Greenlawn Cemetery in Elida, Allen, Ohio.[34]  Donald and Cynthia did not have any children.  Donald married third to Mary Ann THAYER.[35]  Mary was born 15 May 1834 in New York.[36]  She was the daughter of Daniel and Margaret (GATES) THAYER.  She died 19 November 1905 in Lima, Allen, Ohio.[37]  She had previously been married to Reason JENNINGS.  Donald and Mary had 3 children.
  8. Orrin CHIPMAN born 4 October 1803 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[38] His gravestone lists a birthdate of 1 July 1803.[39]  He died 4 March 1886 in Iowa.[40]  He is interred at Richmond Cemetery in Washington County, Iowa.[41]  Orrin married twice; first he married Maria/Siata THURSTON 27 April 1828 in Licking County, Ohio by Rev. Asa Church; also listed on records are 2 March 1828 and 2 November 1828.[42]  She was the daughter of Peter and Hannah (BUTLER) THURSTON.  She died 4 March 1860.[43]  She was interred at Richmond Cemetery in Washington County, Iowa.[44]  Orrin and Maria had 3 children.  Orrin married second to Elizabeth RANNEY 28 May 1861.[45]  She was born 28 August 1835.[46]  She died 5 December 1882.[47]  She was interred at Richmond Cemetery, Washington County, Iowa.[48]
  9. Amy CHIPMAN born 4 August 1806 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[49] She died November 1849 in Carroll County, Illinois.[50]  Amy married Wesley Presley CHURCH 9 October 1828 in Licking County, Ohio.[51]  Wesley was born 13 February 1807 in Vermont.  He was the son of Rev. Asa and Lydia (LEWIS) CHURCH.  He died 26 September 1867 in Freedom, Carroll, Illinois.[52]  He was interred at Arnolds Grove Cemetery in Carroll County, Illinois.[53]  Amy and Wesley had 10 children.
  10. Allanson CHIPMAN born 16 June 1812 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[54] He died before June 1814.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[2] 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 31 May 2016), Joseph Chipman; FHL mcirofilm 7450315.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[3] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[4] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[5] 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 31 May 2016), Anne Read; FHL microfilm 7450360.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 May 2016), Amy Ann Reed Chipman; memorial 39149248.

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Parthenia Chipman #148].

[8] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60 [Parthenia Chipman #148].

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Vinson S. Nash; memorial 160426343.

[10] National Archives, “U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Vinson Nash; citing National Archive and Records Administration microfilm M602, roll 152; private; 3 reg’t (Tyler’s) Vermont militia.

[11] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Philene Chipman #478].

[12] Vermont, United States State Capitol Building, Montpelier, “Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008,” records online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Thimp and Philina Chipman; FHL microfilm 27507, 27707.

[13] New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL microfilm 1001010.  “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL mcirofilm 1001010.  New Hampshire Bureau of vital Records, “New Hampshire, Birth Records, 1659-1900,” database online, ancestry.com, ancestry.com (ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; citing New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records.  New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, “New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL microfilm 1001010.  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 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; vol. births I-J-K to 1901, page 13563.

[14] Albert Gallatin Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, first (Boston, Mass.: American College of Genealogy, 1914), 250; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Salmon Wheeler #3135.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Gillian Chipman #479].

[15] Goodspeed’s History of Hamilton, Knox and Shelby Counties of Tennessee, reprinted from Goodspeed’s History 1887 (Nashville, Tennessee: Charles and Randy Elder Booksellers, 1974), 1012; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Xenophon Wheeler.  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Gillin Wheeler; memorial 83913290.

[17] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60 [Gillian Chipman #479].  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.  Who’s Who in Tennessee: A biographical reference book of notable Tennesseeans of to-day (Mephis: Paul & Douglas Co., Publishers, 1911), 71; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Xenophon Wheeler.

[18] Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[19] Goodspeed’s History of Hamilton, Knox and Shelby Counties of Tennessee, 1012.  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Salmon Wheeler; memorial 83913311.

[21] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Emma Chipman #480].

[22] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[23] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[24] “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 June 2016), Norman J. Chipman and Sarah Parker; FHL microfilm 384300.  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 June 2016), Norman J. Chipman and Sarah Parker; FHL microfilm 0384300 V 1.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[25] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[26] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127 [Holton Chipman #482].  Copy of letter Ancestry.com, posted 17 Feb 2015 by Falconsfire101.

[27] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 June 2016), Holton Chipman and Lucy Hopkins; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 June 2016), Holton Chipman and Lucy Hopkins; FHL microfilm 384300.

[28] Copy of letter Ancestry.com, posted 17 Feb 2015 by Falconsfire101.

[29] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127 [Don Alonzo Chipman #483].  History of Allen County, Ohio: containing a history of the county, its townships, towns, villages, schools, churches, industries, ets.; portraits of early settlers and prominent ment; biographies; history of the northwest territory; history of Ohio; statistical and miscellaneous matter, etc., etc. (Chicago: Warner, Beers & Co., 1885), 788; images online, Google, Google (www.play.google.com : online 31 May 2016; Joseph B. Chipman.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 May 2016), Don Lonzo Chipman; memorial 39149252.

[31] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127 [Don Alonzo Chipman #483].  History of Allen County, Ohio, 788.

[32] 1860 United States census, Allen County, Ohio, mortality schedule, Shawnee, page 2, line 17, E. Chipman; NARA microfilm publication T1159, 29.

[33] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Alonzo Chipman and Cynthia Ann Counett; FHL microfilm 091413 V. A-B.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Cynthia Ann Counett and Alanzo Chipman; FHL microfilm 901413.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 June 2016), Cynthia Chipman; memorial 127324279.

[35] History of Allen County, Ohio, 788.

[36] County Courthouses, “Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Mary Ann Chipman; FHL microfilm 901425.

[37] Courthouses, “Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001,” database online Mary Ann Chipman; FHL microfilm 901425.

[38] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[39] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman; memorial 1968247.

[40] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Ray Irman Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, first (self: self, 1972), #2; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 10 June 2016; Maria or Siata Thurston.

[41] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Orrin Chipman; memorial 1968247.

[42] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman and Mariah Thurstain; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman and Mariah Thurstain; FHL microfilm 384300.  Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, #2.

[43] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, #2.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Maria Thurston Chipman; memorial 19698246.

[45] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[46] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[47] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Elizabeth C. Chipman; memorial 19698244.

[49] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Amy Chipman #485].

[50] 1850 United States census, Carroll County, Illinois, mortality schedule, , page 103, line 17, Ana Church; NARA microfilm publication T1133, 58.  Portrait and Biographical Album of Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties, Illinois: containing full page portraits and biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county together with portraits and biographies of all the governors of the state, and of the presidents of the United States, first (Chicago: Chapman Brothers, 1889), 228-229; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 18 June 2016; Alfred S. Clay.

[51] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), Amy Chipman and Wesley Church; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.

[52] Portrait and Biographical Album of Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties, Illinois, 228-229.

[53] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 June 2016), Wesley Church; memorial 42920999.

[54] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Alanson Chipman #486].

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Ebenezer COBB

Ebenezer is my sixth great granduncle.  We are related through his grandparents Jonathan and Hope (CHIPMAN) COBB, my eighth great grandparents.  We are also related through his grandparents Captain Joseph and Joanna (THOMAS) VAUGHAN, my eighth great grandparents.  Ebenezer is the fifth child of Jonathan and Elizabeth (VAUGHAN) COBB.  Ebenezer is a Mayflower descendant related to John HOWLAND, Elizabeth TILLEY, John TILLEY and Joan HURST.  Ebenezer was taxed 18 November 1766 for 3s 4d and 8s 10d in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME he also was charged a vessel tax, but the records don’t state an amount.[1]  He was in Captain Loring Cushing’s Cape Elizabeth Company in the local militia.[2]  He was a defendant in a debt case at the York Court of Common Pleas.[3]  Ebenezer received 20 acres of land from his father in the Maiden Cove part of Falmouth, Cumberland, ME 14 December 1744.[4]

Ebenezer COBB was born 19 February 1721 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.[5]  He died 12 December 1777 in Cumberland, Cumberland, ME.  Ebenezer married twice; he married first Rebecca WHITFIELD about 1748 in ME.  Rebecca was born about 1733 in ME or MA.  She died about 1776 in ME.  He married second Rachel SAWYER 22 November 1770 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[6]  Rachel was born 16 June 1749 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[7]  She is the daughter of Joseph and Joanna (COBB) SAWYER.  Rachel is my second cousin seven times removed, we are related through two sets of great grandparents, Jonathan and Hope (CHIPMAN) COBB and Joseph and Joanna (THOMAS) VAUGHAN, and they are my eighth great grandparents.

Ebenezer and Rebecca had the following children:

  1. Elizabeth “Betsey” was born 15 October 1749 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME. She died 15 June 1831 in Durham, Androscoggin, ME.  She is interred at Strout Cemetery in Durham, Androscoggin, ME.[8]  It does not note that she married again, so could the marriage to Joseph PROCTOR be her?  Elizabeth married twice first to Joshua STROUT 6 April 1769 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  He was born in 1745 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  He died 3 December 1793 in the West Indies. Joshua was interred at Strout Cemetery in Durham, Androscoggin, ME.[9]  Elizabeth married second, Joseph PROCTOR 25 July 1795 in Durham, Androscoggin, ME.[10]
  2. Colonel Jedediah born 4 May 1752 in Gray, Cumberland, ME.[11] He died 16 June 1816 in Gray, Cumberland, ME.[12]  He was interred at Gray Village Cemetery in Gray, Cumberland, ME.[13]  Jedediah married Abigail JORDAN 3 November 1778, intentions filed 16 October 1778.[14] Abigail was born 7 January 1756 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.[15]  She is the daughter of Colonel Nathaniel and Hannah (WOODBURY) JORDAN.  She is my second cousin six times removed; we are related through her great grandparents, my seventh great grandparents, Dominicus and Hannah (TRISTRAM) JORDAN.  Abigail died 23 June 1816 in Gray, Cumberland, ME.[16]  She is interred at Gray Village Cemetery in Gray, Cumberland, ME.[17]
  3. Rebecca was born in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME. Rebecca married Nathaniel STEVENS after August 1782.  Nathaniel was born February 1761 in Townsend, Middlesex, MA.  He was the son of Jonas STEVENS.  He died 30 June 1816.

Ebenezer and Rachel had the following children:

  1. Mercy was born 5 October 1773 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[18] She died 16 July 1830 in Buxton, York, ME.[19]  She married Thomas Pennell SAWYER 26 December 1793 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.  Thomas was born 5 April 1770 in Buxton, York, ME.  He is the son of Jabez and Mary (PENNELL) SAWYER.  Thomas is my third cousin six times removed, we are related through two of his second great grandparents, my eighth great grandparents; Jonathan and Hope (CHIPMAN) COBB and Captain Joseph and Joanna (THOMAS) VAUGHAN.  Thomas and Nancy are first cousins through their grandparents Joseph and Joanna (COBB) SAWYER, and second cousins through their second great grandparents noted above.  Thomas died 21 June 1818.
  2. Joanna was born 11 May 1775 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[20] She married Joseph SAWYER Joseph was born April 1774 in Buxton, York, ME.  Joseph was the son of Jabez and Mary (PENNELL) SAWYER, and brother of Thomas Pennell SAWYER.  Thomas is my third cousin six times removed, we are related through two of his second great grandparents, my eighth great grandparents; Jonathan and Hope (CHIPMAN) COBB and Captain Joseph and Joanna (THOMAS) VAUGHAN.  Thomas and Nancy are first cousins through their grandparents Joseph and Joanna (COBB) SAWYER, and second cousins through their second great grandparents noted above.

 

[1] Marquis F. King, Baptisms and Admission from the Records of First Church in Falmouth: now Portland, Maine with appendix of historical notes (Portland, Maine: Maine Genealogical Society, 1898), 187; online images, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 24 March 2015; Benjamin Cobb.

[2] Marquis F. King, Baptisms and Admission from the Records of First Church in Falmouth: now Portland, Maine with appendix of historical notes (Portland, Maine: Maine Genealogical Society, 1898), 175; online images, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 24 March 2015; Ebenezer Cobb private.

[3] Maine Department of the Secrectary of State, “Maine Court Records, 1696-1854,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 March 2015), Ebenezer Cobb.

[4] Hubert F. Cobb and Stephen Cobb, Elder Henry Cobb Family (www.hcobbfamily.com : online 24 March 2015), Ebenezer Cobb.

[5] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002394, Ebenezer Cobb, 19 February 1721; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 March 2015), Ebenezer Cobb.

[6] Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, History of Durnham, Maine: with genealogical notes, online archive (Lewiston, ME: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1899), 7.

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 March 2015), Rachel Sawyer; FHL microfilm 10814.  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Rachel Sawyer, 16 June 1749; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 March 2015), Betsey Cobb Strout; memorial 44341652.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 March 2015), Captain Joshua Strout; memorial 47385329.

[10] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205239, Joseph Proctor and Widow Betty Strout, 25 July 1795; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 62 [Abagail Jordan #181].

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 62 [Abagail Jordan #181].

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 62 [Abagail Jordan #181].

[14] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 62 [Abagail Jordan #181].

[15] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 62 [Abagail Jordan #181].

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 62 [Abagail Jordan #181].

[17] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 62 [Abagail Jordan #181].

[18] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, 9847, Marcy Cobb, 5 October 1773; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 March 2015), Joseph Proctor and Betty Strout; FHL microfilm 10821.

[19] Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine, Death and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 March 2015), Mrs. Mercy Sawyer; FHL microfilm 10594.

[20] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Joanna Cobb, 14 March 1775; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

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Jonathan Cobb (7th great grandfather)

Jonathan COBB is my sixth great grandfather.  He is the son of Jonathan and Hope (CHIPMAN) COBB, born 26 April 1686 in Barnstable, Massachusetts.[1]  He married first Elizabeth VAUGHAN 1 December 1711 in Plimpton, Massachusetts.[2]  Elizabeth and Jonathan had nine children:  Elizabeth (Betty), Josiah, Sarah, Lydia, Ebenezer, Mary, Deborah, Jonathan and Jedediah.  He married second Lydia (THOMAS) HACKETT 7 July 1736 in Falmouth, Maine.[3]  Jonathan died 29 October 1777 in Falmouth.


[1] Amos Otis, “Scituate and Barnstable Church Records,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 9, 10 (1855, 1856), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 5 October 2013), Jonathan Cob, baptism, 1686.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 5 October 2013), Jonathan Cobb, 26 April 1686.  Susan E. Roser, “Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 5 October 2013), Jonathan Cobb, 26 Apr. 1686.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 5 October 2013), Jonathan Cobb, 26 April 1686.

[2] Mary Lovering Holman, “George Vaughan of Middleborough, Mass.,” The American Genealogist, 23 (1947), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : accessed ).  George Ernest Bowman, “Middleborough, Mass., Births, Marriages and Deaths: Literally transcribed from the Original Records,” The Mayflower Descendant, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 13 (1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1911), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 10 September 2013), Jonathan Cob & Elisabeth Vaughan both of Middleborough were married : decem : 1711.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 5 October 2013), Jonathan Cobb, Elisabeth Vaughan, 1 December 1711.  Yates Publishing, “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 5 October 2013), Jonathan Cobb and Ellizabeth Vaughan.

[3] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 5 October 2013), Jonathan Cobb of Falmouth & Lydia Hackett of Middle were maried by __, August 26 1736.

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Mary Vaughan

Mary VAUGHAN is my seventh great grand aunt; she is the daughter of my eighth great grandparents Captain Joseph and Joanna (THOMAS) VAUGHAN.  She was born the ninth of eleven children, born 6 October 1694 in Middleborough, Massachusetts.[1]  She married Ebenezer COBB (my seventh great grand uncle, son of Jonathan and Hope (CHIPMAN) COBB) between 1719 and his death in 1721, in Falmouth now Portland, Maine.[2]  They are unrelated by blood.  She then married John MARINER 16 February 1724/5 in Ipswich, Massachusetts.[3]  John and Mary had two daughters:  Mary and Hannah.  Mary died before 15 November 1737 probably in Falmouth (now Portland), Maine.[4]


[1] George Ernest Bowman, “Middleborough, Mass., Births, Marriages and Deaths: Literally transcribed from the Original Records,” The Mayflower Descendant, 1, 2, 4, 5, 13 (1899, 1900, 1902, 1903, 1911), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 2 August 2013), Mary Vaughan.  Cyrus Orcutt, “Early Records of Middleborough,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 4 (1850), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 2 August 2013), Mary Vaughan.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 9 September 2013), Mary Vaughan October 6 1694.  Susan E. Roser, “Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 9 September 2013), Mary Vaughan, b. 6 Oct. 1694 <MD 2:104>.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 9 September 2013), Mary Vaughan 6 Oct 1694 Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts.

[2] Mary Lovering Holman, “George Vaughan of Middleborough, Mass.,” The American Genealogist, 23 (1947), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : accessed ).  Hon. William Willis, “Records of Falmouth (Now Portland) Maine,” New England Historical and Genealgocial Register, 14 (1860), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 9 September 2013), Mary Vaughan and Ebenezer Cobb.  Yates Publishing, “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 9 September 2013), Mary Vaughan and Ebenezer Cobb of Maine.

[3] Holman, “George Vaughan of Middleborough, Mass.”  Yates Publishing, “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 9 September 2013), Mary Vaughan Cobb and John Mariner.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 9 September 2013), Mary Cobb, John Marriner, 16 Feb 1724, Ipswich, Essex, Massachusetts.

[4] Holman, “George Vaughan of Middleborough, Mass.”

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