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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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Elizabeth MITCHELL

 

Elizabeth is my third cousin five times removed; we are related through Dominicus and Hannah (TRISTRAM) JORDAN.  I found it interesting that no family tree found on Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org or even in The Jordan Family listed all of the children; each only listed two to three children for the family.  It took some interesting search methods to finally piece the family together.  Although not all children have full information, there is enough on each family member to get a good sense of who the family was.

Elizabeth “Betsey” MITCHELL was born 8 November 1775 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[1]  She is the daughter of Jonathan and Anna (LOVETT) MITCHELL.  She died 17 June 1856 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[2]  She is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[3]  Elizabeth married twice; first she married Luke LIBBY 21 September 1795 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine, mistakenly listed as 20 August 1796 in The Family Jordan.[4]  Luke was born 1767 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine.[5]  He was the son of Luke and Dorothy (MCKENNEY) LIBBY.    He died 13 October 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[6]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[7]  Elizabeth married second to Thomas MURRAY 20 December 1801 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine; with intentions filed 27 November 1801 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine; the marriage date was mistakenly given as 17 June 1801 in The Family Jordan.[8]  Thomas was born 29 March 1778 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine. [9]  He was the son of Anthony and Abiel (HOLBROOK) MURRAY.  He died 12 March 1843 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[10]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[11]

Elizabeth and Luke had the following children:

  1. Jonathan LIBBY born 28 February 1797 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[12] He died 11 November 1867 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[13]  He was interred at Pine Street Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[14]  Jonathan married twice; first he married Mary JORDAN 4 December 1823 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine.[15]  Mary was born 9 February 1797.[16]  She was the daughter of William and Eunice (JORDAN) JORDAN.  She died 9 September 1850 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[17]  She was interred at Pine Street Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[18]  Jonathan married second to Dorothy LIBBY after 1851.[19]  She was born 30 June 1801.[20]  She died 9 September 1876.[21]  Jonathan had four children with Mary.
  2. Luke LIBBY born 15 December 1798 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine. He died December 1798.[22]
  3. Dorothy “Dolly” LIBBY born 8 February 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[23] She married William JORDAN 5 February 1818 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine.[24]  William was born 1 April 1794 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine.[25]  He was the son of Ebenezer and Sarah (MCKENNEY) JORDAN.  He died 24 April 1835 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[26]  He was interred at Fitz Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[27]  William is my second cousin five times removed and fifth cousin seven times removed.  William and Dorothy are third cousins once removed.  Dorothy and William had eight children.

Elizabeth and Thomas had the following children:

  1. Abigail MURRAY born 28 July 1802 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[28] She died 30 May 1883 in Piscataquis, Maine.[29]  She was interred at Hart Cemetery in Piscataquis, Maine.[30]  Abigail married Jacob MARTIN 30 September 1819 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[31]  Jacob was born in 1792 in Scarborough.[32]  He was the son of John and Lydia (MCKENNEY) MARTIN.  He died 5 October 1868.[33]  He was interred at Hart Cemetery in Piscataquis, Maine.[34]  Abigail and Jacob had four children.
  2. Anna/Ann MURRAY born 13 April 1804 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[35] She died either 26 or 29 October 1824 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[36]  She was interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[37]
  3. Hannah Peabbles MURRAY born 21 January 1806 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[38] She died 14 October 1857 in Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine.  She married Benjamin WITHAM 19 January 1826 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine by Nathaniel Ingersoll, Esquire.[39]  Benjamin was born 1794 in Massachusetts.  He was baptized at the Second Church of Gloucester in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts.[40]  He was the son of Aaron and Abigail M. (LANGSFORD) WITHAM.  He died 31 August 1872 in Piscataquis, Maine.[41]  He is interred at Hart Cemetery in Piscataquis, Maine.[42]  Hannah and Benjamin had twelve children.
  4. Luke Libby MURRAY born 16 November 1807 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine, The Family Jordan mistakenly lists Luke’s birthday as October 1807.[43] He died 12 December 1844 in Danville Androscoggin, Maine.[44]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[45]  Luke married Phebe Sawyer DYER 27 May 1832 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine by Rev. Michael NASON.[46]  Phebe was born 16 September 1810 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine or Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.[47]  She is the daughter of Enoch and Judith (WOODBURY) DYER.  She died 17 March 1856 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine.  She is interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland Maine.[48]  She married second to William JORDAN, William is my third cousin four times remove, fourth cousin four times removed, fifth cousin four times removed and sixth cousin six times removed.  Luke and Phebe had six children.
  5. Thomas MURRAY born 20 September 1809 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[49] He died 28 September 1851 in Cumberland County, Maine.[50]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[51]  Thomas married Mary FICKETT 11 February 1836 in Durham, Androscoggin, Maine by Allen H. COBB, Justice of the Peace; intentions filed 2 January 1836 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[52]  Mary was born 24 May 1814 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[53]  She was the daughter of Thomas and Ruth (RICE) FICKETT.  Mary died 26 May 1890 in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[54]  She was interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[55]  Thomas and Mary had four children.
  6. Elizabeth “Betsey” MURRAY born 7 May 1811 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[56] She died 23 August 1838 in Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine.[57]  Elizabeth married Captain James AYER 10 October 1832 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine.[58]  James was born 1806 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.  He was the son of James and Dorcas (SOMES) AYER.  He died 21 May 1891 in Atkinson, Piscataquis, Maine.[59]  Elizabeth and James had five children.
  7. William Peabbles MURRAY born 20 April 1813 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[60] He died 1 August 1835 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[61]
  8. Isaac MURRAY born 23 February 1815 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[62] He died of infirmities of age along with heart failure 12 October 1901 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts.[63]  He is interred at Oak Hill Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[64]  Isaac married Miranda HARRIMAN 3 February 1848 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[65]  She is the daughter of Mr. and Betsey (BURBANK) HARRIMAN.  She died of cancer of the breast 30 October 1915 at 129 Portland Street, Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts (her home).[66]  She is interred at Oak Hill Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[67]  Isaac and Miranda had five children.
  9. Lucy B. MURRAY born 2 February 1817 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[68] She died 29 November 1841 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.  She is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[69]
  10. Morgianna “Anna” MURRAY born 7 November 1819 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[70] She died of bronchial pneumonia at 3621 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts; he son Elmer’s home.[71]  She is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[72]  Morgianna married William Bennett MCKENNEY 17 March 1844 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[73]  William was born 5 August 1815 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine.[74]  He was the son of Jonathan and Sarah (JORDAN) MCKENNEY.  He died in 1896 in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[75]  He is interred at McKenney-Murray Cemetery in Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine.[76]  William is my third cousin four times removed, fifth cousin four times removed, sixth cousin six times removed and sixth cousin three times removed.  Morgianna and William are fourth cousins, fifth cousins and fifth cousins once removed.  William and Morgianna had five children.

[1] Mary M. De Bolt, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. LXX (70) (Washington, D.C.: Press of Judd & Detweiler, Inc., 1924), 275; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 24 May 2016; Mrs. Dora M. Jordan descendant of Jonathan Mitchell.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 13 October 2015), Elizabeth Mitchel; FHL microfilm 10814.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[2] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016), Elizabeth Murry; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Elizabeth Murry, 17 June 1856; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 May 2016), Elizabeth Sawyer Murray; memorial 14091299.

[4] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libbe and Elizabeth Mitchel; FHL microfilm 10822.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[5] Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 84, 176; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016; Luke Libby 10-5-6-4.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[6] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libbe; Pre 1892 Delayed Returned roll 66.  Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libby; FHL microfilm 1316077.  Georgia Drew Merrill, editor, History of Androscoggin County, Maine, first (Boston, Mass.: W. A. Fergusson & Co., 1891), 708; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 24 May 2016; Luke Libby.

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libby; memorial 14241692.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libby; FHL microfilm 001316077.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[8] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Thomas Murray and Mrs. Elizabeth Libby; FHL microfilm 11587.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, 000009835, Thomas Mury and Elisabeth Libby, 20 December 1801; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016); 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 24 May 2016), Thomas Morey and Elizabeth Libby; FHL microfilm 11587.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016), Thomas Murray and Elizabeth Libbe; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns; roll 79.

[9] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[10] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 110112655, 000009835, Thomas Murry, 12 March 1843; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 May 2016), Thomas Murray; memorial 14091217.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 55, 148 [Elizabeth “Betsey” Mitchell #575].

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].  Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 84, 176; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 24 May 2016; Luke Libby 10-5-6-4.

[13] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[14] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[15] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 84, 176.

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 86, 220, 373 [Mary Jordan #1086].

[17] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 86, 220, 373 [Mary Jordan #1086].

[18] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 86, 220, 373 [Mary Jordan #1086].

[19] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[20] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[21] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 220, 373 [Jonathan libby #2051].

[22] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Luke Libbe Mitchel; FHL microfilm 10822.

[23] Libby, The Libby Family in America, 84, 176.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 24 May 2016), Dolly/Dorthy Libbe; FHL microfilm 10822.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 233, 373 [Dorothy Libby #2052].

[24] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 233, 373 [Dorothy Libby #2052].  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 84, 176.

[25] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].

[26] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].

[27] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 91, 233, 373 [William Jordan #1138].

[28] Alice Louise MdDuffee, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. XCV (95) (Washington, D.C.: Press of Udd and Deitweiler, Inc., 1927), 242; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 25 May 2016; Mrs. Laura Doore Warren #94805.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, 000009835, Abigail Murry, 28 July 1802; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Murry; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 79.

[29] McDuffee, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 242.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Martin; memorial 54892880.

[31] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Jacob Martin and Abigail Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 May 2016), Abigail Murry and Jacob Martin; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 71.

[32] McDuffee, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 242.  Louise Pearsons Dolliver, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. XVII (17) (Harrisburg, PA: Harrisburg Publishing Company, 1904), 283-284, 285; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 May 2016; Mrs. Nellie Estelle Bickford #16783 and Mrs. Mary Frances Wilcox #16788.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 1803978, Hannah M. Larrabee, 30 July 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 26 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[33] McDuffee, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 242.  Dolliver, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 283-284, 285.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 May 2016), Jacob Martin; memorial 54892894.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 May 2016), Jacob Martin; FHL microfilm 001316085.

[35] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Anna Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Anna Murry, 13 April 1804; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[36] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Anna Murry, 13 April 1804; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Utah, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database Anna Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.

[37] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Ann Murray; memorial 14091359.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Lucy B. Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[38] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Hannah Peapbles Murray; FHL microfilm 10823.

[39] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009881, Mr. Benjamin Witham and Miss Hannay Murray, 19 January 1826; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Miss Hannah Murray and Mr Benjamin Witham.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 373 [Hannah Murray #2053].

[40] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Benjamin Witham; original page 310; Second Church of Gloucester.

[41] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Benjamin Witham; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 105.

[42] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Benjamin Witham; memorial 54892666.

[43] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Luke Murry, 20 October 1807; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[44] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].

[45] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 May 2016), Luke Libby Murray; memorial 14091081.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Luke L. Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[46] De Bolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 275.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Luke L. Murry and Phebe S. Dyer; FHL microfilm 10823, 10814.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Luke L. Murray and Phebe S. Dyer, 27 May 1832; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].

[47] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Phebee S. Dyer; FHL microfilm 10823.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Phebei S. Dyer; FHL microfilm 10823.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 373-374 [Luke Libby Murray #2055].

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 May 2016), Phebe Sawyer Dyer Jordan; memorial 60384298.

[49] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Thomas Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Thomas Murray, 20 September 1809; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); 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 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.

[50] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[51] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Thomas Murray; memorial 14242765.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[52] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, Thomas Murray Jr. and Mary Fickett, 2 January 1836; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray Jr. and Mary Fickett; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002655, 000009835, Thomas Murray and Mary Fickett, 11 February 1836; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); 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 27 May 2016), Thomas Jr. Murray and Mary Fickett; FHL microfilm 10821.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Thomas Murray Jr. and Mary Fickett; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[53] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[54] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].

[55] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 374 [Thomas Murray #2056].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Thomas Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Mary Fickett Murray; memorial 19176400.

[56] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Betsey Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Betsey Murry, 7 March 1811; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[57] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Betsey Ayer; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 3.

[58] Biographical Review: this volume contains biographical sketches of the leading citizens of York County, Maine (Boston: Biographical Review Publishing Company, 1896), 606-607; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 May 2016; George S. Ayer.

[59] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Capt. James Ayer; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll #4.

[60] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), William Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.

[61] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), William Murray; memorial 14091312.

[62] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Isaac Murray; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Isaac Murray, 23 February 1815; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[63] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Haverhill: 478, Isaac Murray; FHL microfilm 2057733; FHL microfilm 4282859.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10005, Isaac Murray, 12 October 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Isaac Murray; citing Massachusetts Vital Records, 1840-1911.

[64] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Isaac Murray; memorial 60661741.

[65] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Isaac Murray and Miranda Harriman; FHL microfilm 10822.

[66] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Haverhill: 243, Miranda Murray; FHL microfilm 2407888; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[67] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 May 2016), Miranda Murray; memorial 60661902.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Haverhill: 243.

[68] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Lucy Murry; FHL microfilm 10822.

[69] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Lucy B. Murray; memorial 14091331.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Lucy B. Murray; FHL microfilm 001316099.

[70] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 366, 374 [Morgianna Murray #2059].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), Morgianna Murray; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009835, Morgianna Murry, 7 November 1819; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016); 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 27 May 2016), Morgiana Murry; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 79.

[71] Massachusetts Registry of Vital Records and Statistics, Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, online (N.p.: n.p., 2004), 38 Morgiana M. McKenney; vol. 474, page 38, line 34.

[72] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 May 2016), Morgiana Murray McKenney; memorial 19176985.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 148, 366, 374 [Morgianna Murray #2059].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 May 2016), Morgiana Murray Mckenney; FHL microfilm 001316089.

[73] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 148, 366, 374 [Morgianna Murray #2059].  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 May 2016), William B. McKenny and Morgianna Murray; FHL microfilm 10822.   Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 May 2016), Morgeanna Murray and Wm. B. McKenney; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll #73.

[74] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 144, 366, 374 [William Bennett McKenney #1992].

[75] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 144, 366, 374 [William Bennett McKenney #1992].

[76] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 144, 366, 374 [William Bennett McKenney #1992].  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Morgiana Murray Mckenney; FHL microfilm 001316089.

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James SIMONTON

James is my fifth great granduncle; we are related through Andrew and Elizabeth (COBB) SIMONTON.  James is first cousin to Josiah VAUGHAN just posted.  James served in the Revolutionary War as a private in Capt. Loring Cushing’s Cape Elizabeth Co. and or Capt. Benjamin Lamont’s Co., Col. John Allen’s Regiment raised for the defense of Machias.[1]

James SIMONTON was born 4 December 1734 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine.[2]  He died 4 March 1813 in Camden, Knox, Maine.[3]  He is interred at Mountain Cemetery in Camden, Knox, Maine.[4]  James married Anne LANE 27 May 1758 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[5]  Anne was born about 1738 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine.  She died 27 July 1832 in Camden, Knox, Maine.[6]  She is interred at Mountain View Cemetery in Camden, Knox, Maine.[7]

James and Anne had the following children:

  1. John SIMONTON born about 1759 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine.  He died before 2 December 1838 in South Thomaston, Knox, Maine.  John Married Rachel MCCLELLAN.[8]
  2. James SIMONTON born 10 December 1767 Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[9] He died 2 December 1839 in Camden, Knox, Maine.[10]  James married Susan GROSS in 1792 Maine.[11]
  3. Elizabeth SIMONTON born 13 January 1772 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine. She died 5 November 1857 in Knox County, Maine.  She is interred at Achorn Cemetery in Rockland, Knox, Maine.[12]  Elizabeth married Capt. John GREGORY 22 July 1792 in Falmouth, York, Maine.
  4. Abraham SIMONTON born 18 April 1778 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine. He died 25 October 1851 in Owls Head, Knox, Maine.  He is interred at Ingrahams Hill in Owls Head, Knox, Maine.[13]  Abraham married Lucy HASKELL 1 September 1803 in Thomaston, Knox, Maine.

[1] Mary M. DeBolt, Historiian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. LXXV (75) (Washington, D.C.: NDAR, 1924), 292; online images, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 2 April 2016; Mrs. Ada J. Simonton Blackington #74796.  Mary M. DeBolt, Historiian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. LXXV (75) (Washington, D.C.: NDAR, 1924), 292; online images, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 2 April 2016; Mrs. Ada J. Simonton Blackington #74796.  Martha L. Moody, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. L (50) (Washington, D.C.: NDAR, 1919), 32; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 2 April 2016; Miss Kitty S. Coburn #49067.

[2]  Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  Moody, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 32.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.

[3] Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  Moody, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 32.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), James Simonton.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205245, 000009858, James Simonton, 4 March 1813; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[4] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, James Simonton.  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 2 April 2016), James Simonton; FHL microfilm 002184900.

[5] Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), Anna Lane and James Simonton.  Hon. William Willis, “Records of Falmouth (Now Portland) Maine,” New England Historical and Genealgocial Register, 14, 16, 17 (1860, 1862, 1863), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 March 2014), Simonton James with Anne Lane, May 22 1758; vol. 17, page 151.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205245, 000009858, James Simonton and Anna Lane, 22 May 1758; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[6] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205245, 000009858, Anna Simonton, 27 July 1832; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.

[7] Library, “Maine, J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection, CA 1780-1999,” database online James Simonton; FHL microfilm 002184900.

[8] Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  Moody, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 32.

[9] DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 April 2016), James Simonton; memorial 82743636.

[10] DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, James Simonton; memorial 82743636.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009858, 00125245, James Simonton, 2 December 1839; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Reuel Robinson, History of Camden and Rockport Maine, original (Rockland, Maine: Huston’s Book Store, 1907), 40, 93, 159, 214, 310, 405; images online, Google, Google (www.books.google.com : online 2 April 2016; James Simonton.

[11] DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Robinson, History of Camden and Rockport Maine, 40, 93, 159, 214, 310, 405.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 April 2016), Elizabeth Simonton Gregory; memorial 6740636.

[13] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016), Abraham Simonton; FHL microfilm 001316218.

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Abner WORMWOOD

Abner is my second cousin six times removed; we are related through Thomas and Jane (COLE) WORMWOOD.  He was enumerated in the 1850 census taken in Kennebunk, York, Maine, listed as a farmer.[1]

Abner WORMWOOD was born 14 May 1781 in Wells, York, Maine or New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine.  He is the son of William and Keziah (GOOCH) WORMWOOD.  He died 24 June 1855 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[2]  He was interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[3]  Abner married twice, first to Susannah EDES 30 July 1802 or 1807 in Wells, York, Maine.  Susanna “Sukey” was born 30 September 1785 in Maine.[4]  She died 10 September 1820 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[5]  She is interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[6]  He married second to Elizabeth CLARK 15 July 1822 or 8 August 1822 in Kennebunk or Wells, York, Maine.[7]  She was born 7 July 1787.  She died 5 September 1860.[8]  She is interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[9]

Abner and Susannah had the following children:

  1. Elvira Wormwood was born 15 November 1807 in Wells, York, Maine.  She died 8 March 1898 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California.  She married twice, first to Robert H. STEWART 27 May 1832 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts with banns posted 28 April 1832.[10]  She married second to Caleb Secchomb HOBBS 17 March 1842 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts with banns published 28 February 1842.[11]
  2. Esther Hobbs WORMWOOD was born 14 February 1809 in Kennebunk, York, Maine. She died 31 July 1845 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine.  She was interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[12]  Esther married Rufus Anderson COBB 11 February 1836 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, Maine with intentions filed 8 January 1836 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[13]
  3. Olive Edes WORMWOOD was born 23 December 1811. She died unmarried 9 October 1834 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[14]  She is interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[15]
  4. Almedia G. WORMWOOD was born 20 March 1814 in Maine. She died 26 September 1840.  She was interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[16]  Almedia married Horace FERNALD 23 January 1836 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[17]  He married Almedia’s sister Elizabeth after her death.
  5. Jane H. WORMWOOD was born 8 April 1816 in Kennebunk, York, Maine. She died unmarried 24 June 1835 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.  She is interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[18]
  6. Julia Ann WORMWOOD was born 15 May 1818 in Maine. She died 30 November 1897 in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina.  She was interred at Oakdale Cemetery in Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina.[19]  Julia married Benjamin D. MORRILL 7 July 1837 in Chelsea, Suffolk Massachusetts.[20]

Rufus and Elizabeth had the following children:

  1. Elizabeth Clarke WORMWOOD she was born 20 April 1823 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.  She died 2 Jun 1886.  She was interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[21]  Elizabeth married Horace FERNALD 10 November 1842 in Kennebunk, York, Maine with intentions filed 18 November 1837 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[22]
  2. Emeline WORMWOOD was born 12 February 1825 in Kennebunk, York, Maine. She died 13 July 1912.  Emeline married Joshua CLARK 6 June 1846 in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts with intentions filed 31 May 1845 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[23]
  3. Susan Edes WORMWOOD was born 8 May 1827 in Kennebunk, York, Maine. She died 25 March 1852 in Acton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.  She is interred at Woodlawn Cemetery in Acton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[24]  She married William SCHOULER 25 February 1845 in Billerica, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[25]
  4. Augustus Frank WORMWOOD was born 8 Jun 1829 in Kennebunk, York, Maine. He died of apoplexy on 2 December 1901 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[26]  He is interred at Hope Cemetery in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[27]  Augustus married Mary Ann LITTLEFIELD 11 January 1855 in Wells, York, Maine with intentions filed 30 December 1854 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.[28]
  5. Martha Ann WORMWOOD was born 18 March 1831 in Kennebunk, York, Maine. She died of valvular heart disease on 17 September 1916 in South Acton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[29]  She is interred at Woodlawn Cemetery in Acton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.  Martha married Luther BILLINGS 2 December 1851 by Rev. James J. WOODBURY in Acton, Middlesex, Massachusetts.[30]

[1] 1850 United States census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Kennebun, 12 of 66, dwelling 94, family 115, Abner Wormwood; FHL microfilm 443511; NARA microfilm publication M432, 274.

[2] Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016), Abner Wormwood; FHL microfilm 11326.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 February 2015), Abner Wormwood; memorial 109157507.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016), Abner Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 March 2016), Susannah Edes Wormwood; memorial 109157549.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 March 2016), Sukey Eades; FHL microfilm 10917.

[5] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Abner Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 March 2016), Susannah Edes Wormwood; memorial 109157549.

[6] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Abner Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Susannah Edes Wormwood; memorial 109157549.

[7] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016), Abner Wormwood and Elizabeth Clark; FHL microfilm 11326.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016), Abner Wormwood and Elizabeth Clark; FHL microfilm 11326.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016), Abner Wormwood and Elizabeth Clark; FHL microfilm 12622.

[8] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Abner Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.

[9] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Abner Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.

[10] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 26 March 2016), Robert H. Stewart and Elvira Wormwood.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 March 2016), Elvira Wormwood and Robert H. Stewart; FHL microfilm.

[11] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 March 2016), Elvira Stewart and Caleb S. Hobbs; FHL microfilm.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 26 March 2016), Caleb Secchomb Hobbs and Elvira Stewart.

[12] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 March 2016), Esther H. Wormwood Cobb; FHL microfilm 001316477, 001316336.

[13] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009766, Rufus A. Cobb and Esther Wormwood, 13 January 1836; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 26 March 2016); 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 26 March 2016), Rufus A. Cobb and Esther Wormwood; FHL microfilm 11587.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 March 2016), Rufus A. Cobb and Esther Wormwood.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 March 2016), Rufus A. Cobb and Ester Wormwood; FHL microfilm 11326.

[14] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 March 2016), Olive E. Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.

[15] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Olive E. Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 March 2016), Olive Edes Wormwood; memorial 121185917.

[16] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 March 2016), Almedia Wormwood Fernald; FHL microfilm 001316336.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 March 2016), Almedia G. Wormwood Fernald; memorial 52834973.

[17] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 March 2016), Horace Furnald and Almedia G. Wormwood; FHL microfilm 11326.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 March 2016), Jane H. Wormwood; memorial 121185680.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 March 2016), Jane H. Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001316336.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 March 2016), Julia A. Warnwood Morrill; memorial 64006626

[20] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 March 2016), Julia Ann Wormwood and William Morrill; FHL microfilm 0874029 IT 1.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 March 2016), Elizabeth Clark Wormwood Fernald; memorial 52834348.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 March 2016), Elizabeth C. Wormwood Fernald; FHL microfilm 001316336, 001315201.

[22] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2016), Elizabeth C. Wormwood and Horace Fernald; FHL microfilm 11326.

[23] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2016), Joshua Clark and Emeline Wormwood; FHL microfilm 11326.  Massachusetts, United States State Archives, Boston, “Massachusett, Marriages, 1841-1915,” images online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016), Joshua Clark and Emeline Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001428255.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 March 2016), Susan Edes Wormwood Schouler; memorial 114616088.

[25] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2016), William Schooler and Susan E. Wormwood; FHL microfilm 0873758 IT 1.

[26] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10066, Augustus F. Wormwood, 2 December 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 March 2016), Augustus F. Wormwood; memorial 43069169.

[28] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2016), Augustus F. Wormwood and Mary Ann Littlefield; FHL microfilm 11326.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2016), Augustus F. Wormwood and Mary A. Littlefield; FHL microfilm 12622.

[29] Massachusetts, South Acton: page 96, Martha A. Wormwood Billings; FHL folder 004966541; certificate 18; FHL microfilm 5254085.

[30] Massachusetts, United States State Archives, Boston, “Massachusett, Marriages, 1841-1915,” images online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 March 2016), Luther Billings and Martha A. Wormwood; FHL microfilm 001432877.

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Asa B. DYER

Asa is my first cousin six times removed; we are related through his grandparents, Andrew and Elizabeth (COBB) SIMONTON, my sixth great grandparents.  He is a Mayflower descendant through John HOWLAND, Elizabeth TILLEY, John TILLEY and Joan HURST.  Asa and his wife Sarah are first cousins.  Asa was enumerated with his wife and a few children in the 1850 census taken in Steuben, Washington, ME.[1]  He was enumerated in the 1860 census living with his son James in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[2]  Asa was a farmer throughout his life.

Asa B. DYER was born 12 April 1784 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[3]  He was the son of Captain Henry and Elizabeth “Betsey” (SIMONTON) DYER.  Asa died 7 March 1864 in Steuben, Washington, ME.  He married Sarah “Sally” YEATON about 1806 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[4]  Sarah was born 26 December 1786 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[5]  She was the daughter of John and Sarah (DYER) Yeaton.  She died of consumption on 14 May 1860 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[6]

Asa and Sarah had the following children:

  1. Miriam P. was born 9 September 1807 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[7] She died 14 February 1808 in Steuben, Washington, ME.  Miriam is interred at Asa Dyer Family Cemetery in Steuben, Washington, ME.[8]
  2. Nathan Sawyer was born 28 November 1808 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[9] He died 11 April 1835 in Steuben, Washington, ME.  There are many records of a Nathan Sawyer, ship carpenter having worked on ships arriving in various ports on the east coast, but none are for sure this Nathan Dyer.
  3. Captain Ezekiel D. was born 19 December 1810 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[10] He died 1 March 1887 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[11]  He is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[12]  Ezekiel married Mary Collins RAY 12 December 1832 also recorded as 15 December 1832 in Harrington, Washington, ME.[13]  Mary was born 3 May 1812 in Harrington, Washington, ME.[14]  She is the daughter of Joseph and Bethia W. (COLLINS) RAY.  She died 8 May 1900 or 13 May 1900 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[15]  She is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[16]
  4. Amos Whitten was born 13 July 1813 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[17] He died 7 September 1866 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.  He is interred at Pine Grove Cemetery in Cherryfield, Washington, ME.[18]  Amos married Deborah Ann WALLACE 13 August 1838 in Harrington, Washington, ME.[19]  Deborah was born 10 April 1819 in Washington County, ME.  She is the daughter of John Thorndike and Lucy A. (UPTON) WALLACE.  She died 24 January 1903 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[20]  Deborah is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[21]
  5. Asa B. was born 2 February 1815 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[22] He died 2 September 1816 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[23]  He is interred at Asa Dyer Family Cemetery in Steuben, Washington, ME.[24]
  6. Delia Stevens was born 13 Jun 1817 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[25] She died 20 Jun 1840 in Steuben, Washington, ME.  Delia is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[26]
  7. Mary Jane was born 17 March 1820 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[27] She died 9 July 1845 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.  She is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.  Mary married William P. BROWN 20 August 1838 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[28]  William was born 20 April 1814 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.  He was the son of David and Abigail (ALDEN) BROWN.  He died 30 July 1875 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.  He is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[29]
  8. James Yeaton was born 22 April 1823 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[30] He died 21 February 1890 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[31]  He is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[32]  James married twice; first to Elmira Guptill SARGENT on 22 November 1849 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[33]  Elmira was born 8 February 1824 in Gouldsboro, Hancock, ME.  She died 8 October 1852.  She is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[34]  James married second to Flora May FOSTER on 2 December 1854 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[35]  Flora was born 8 April 1832 in Sullivan, Hancock, ME.  She was the daughter of Jabez and Emma (INGALLS) FOSTER.  She died 10 May 1907 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[36]  She is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[37]
  9. Martha Maria was born 17 April 1828 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[38] She died of aortic stenosis on 18 August 1902 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[39]  She is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[40]  Martha married Ebenezer “Eben” SAWYER 22 November 1852 with intentions filed 22 September 1852 in Steuben, Washington, ME, performed by E. M. FOWLER, Justice of the Peace.[41]  Ebenezer was born in 1830 possibly in MA.  He was the son of Josiah and Rebecca (GRINDLE) SAWYER.  He died 30 August 1865 in Milbridge, Washington, ME.[42]  He is interred at Evergreen Cemetery, Washington, ME.[43]

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Washington County, Maine, population schedule, Steuben, 5 (stamped), dwelling 58, family 62, Asa Dyer; FHL microfilm 443509; NARA microfilm publication M432, 272.

[2] 1860 U.S. census, Washington County, Maine, population schedule, Millbridge, page 32-33, dwelling 229, family 239, James Dyer; FHL microfilm 803455; NARA microfilm publication M653, 455.

[3] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Asa Dyer; Steuben birth records prior to 1800.  Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, ancestor of Capt. Henry Dyer of Steuben, Maine; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.

[4] Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, Sons of the American Revolution.

[5] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Sarah Yeaton; Steuben birth records prior to 1800.  Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, Sons of the American Revolution.

[6] 1860 U.S. census, Washington County, Maine, mortality schedule, Milbridge, page 1, line 22, Sally Dyer; NARA microfilm publication T665, 4 rolls.  Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, Sons of the American Revolution.

[7] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Miriam Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Miriam P. Dyer; memorial 116391636.

[9] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Nathan S. Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[10] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Ezekiel D. Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.  Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, ancestor of Capt. Henry Dyer of Steuben, Maine; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.

[11] Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, Sons of the American Revolution.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Ezekiel Dyer; memorial 101344130.

[13] Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, Sons of the American Revolution.  Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Ezekiel Dyer and Mary Collins Ray; Steuben intention and marriage records prior to 1892.

[14] Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, Sons of the American Revolution.

[15] Online, George F. Hobson, national 76498, Maine 1101, Sons of the American Revolution.  Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Mary C. Dyer; Milbridge death records.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Mary C. Dyer; memorial 101344134.

[17] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Amos W. Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Amos Dyer; memorial 56886694.

[19] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Amos Dyer and Deborah A. Wallace; Harrington ME marriage records, male order page 2.

[20] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Deborah A. Dyer; Milbridge death records.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Deborah A. Dyer; memorial 101344025.

[22] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Asa B. Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[23] Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy, Asa B. Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Asa Dyer; memorial 116391552.

[25] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Delia Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Delia S. Dyer; memorial 101343717.

[27] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Mary Jane Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[28] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Mary Ann Dyer and William P. Brown; Steuben ME intention and marriage records prior to 1892.

[29] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), William P. Brown; memorial 61618898.

[30] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), James Yeaton Dyer; birth records by family.

[31] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 16 May 2015), James Dyer; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 33.

[32] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), James Dyer; memorial 101343408.

[33] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Almira G. Sargent and James Dyer; Steuben ME intentions and marriage records prior to 1892 page 2.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Elmira G. Dyer; memorial 101343472.

[35] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), James Dyer and Flora Foster; Milbridge Marriage Records.

[36] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Flora M. Dyer; Milbridge death records.

[37] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Flora M. Dyer; memorial 101343423.

[38] Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Martha Maria Dyer; Steuben birth records by family.

[39] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, 10032, Martha H. Sawyer, 18 August 1902; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Newell C. Hall, Doweast ME Genealogy (home.comcast.net/~downeastgenealogy/Cenlintro.html : online 15 May 2015), Martha H. Dyer; Milbridge death records.

[40] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Martha H. Dyer Sawyer; memorial 101373896.

[41] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 16 May 2015), Eben Sawyer and Caroline Ray; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 87.

[42] Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 16 May 2015), Eben Sawyer; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns roll 87.

[43] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 May 2015), Eben Sawyer; memorial 101373835.

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Elisha JORDAN

Elisha is my second cousin six times removed; we are related through his great grandparents, Dominicus and Hannah (TRISTRAM) JORDAN, my seventh great grandparents.  Elisha served in the Revolutionary War.[1]

Elisha JORDAN was born 12 April 1761 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[2]  Elisha is the son of Clement and Sarah (GRAY) JORDAN.  He died 12 January 1852 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[3]  He was interred at Riverside Cemetery, Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[4]  Elisha married Mary ARMSTRONG 27 January 1790 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[5]  Mary was born in 1769 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[6]  She died 22 April 1850 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[7]  She was interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[8]

Elisha and Mary had the following children:

  1. Esther was born 2 January 1791 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[9] She died 13 January 1862 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[10]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[11]  She married Nathaniel JORDAN 27 December 1808 in Cape Elizabeth Cumberland, ME.[12]  He was born 15 October 1782 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[13]  Nathaniel is the son of Captain Joshua and Catherine (JORDAN) JORDAN.  He is my first cousin six times removes, fourth cousin five times removed and fourth cousin nine times removed.  Esther and Nathaniel are second cousin once removed and fourth cousins.  Nathaniel died 19 March 1856.[14]  He is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[15]
  2. Mary was born in 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[16] She died 14 December 1823.[17]  She is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[18]  She married Peter MERRILL 23 October 1817 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[19]  Peter was born 1788.[20]  He is the son of James and Hannah (HARRIS) MERRILL.  He died of consumption on 1 November 1846 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[21]  He is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[22]
  3. Pauline was born 1796 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[23] She died 9 December 1828 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[24]  She is interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[25]  Pauline married twice; she married first to Ephraim Clark DUNN 7 June 1816 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME, by Rev. William GREGG.[26] Ephraim was born 29 December 1793 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[27]  He was the son of Joshua and Rebecca (JONES) DUNN.  He died before September 1821.[28]   She married second, Captain Ephraim B. DINSMORE about 17 September 1821 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME by Rev. William GREGG.[29]  Ephraim was born 25 June 1795 in Dresden, Lincoln, ME.[30]  He was the son of David and Anna DINSMORE.
  4. Lucia was born 1798 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[31] She died 17 September 1834 in Buxton, York, ME.[32]  She is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.[33]  Lucia married Daniel C. EMERY on 9 August 1826.[34]  Daniel was born 2 May 1803 in Buxton, York, ME.[35]  He died 1 June 1881.[36]  He is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.[37]
  5. Mehitable was born in 1800 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[38] She died 9 October 1828.[39]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[40]  Mehitable married James STROUT 29 January 1824.[41]  James was born 18 May 1799 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[42]  He is the son of James and Anna (COBB) STROUT.  He died 10 August 1870 in Durham, Androscoggin, ME.[43]  He is interred at Strout Cemetery, Durham, Androscoggin, ME.[44]
  6. Caroline was born in 1802 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[45] She died unmarried in 1883.[46]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[47]
  7. Sarah Gray was born in 1805 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[48] She died unmarried 6 January 1829 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[49]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[50]
  8. Achsah was born 1808 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[51] She died 17 November 1835 in South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[52]  She is interred in at Bayview Cemetery South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[53]  Achsah married Rufus DYER 26 August 1829 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[54]  Rufus was born 18 August 1806 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[55]  He is the son of Nathaniel and Abigail (HIGGINS) DYER.  He died 25 April 1864.[56]  He is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[57]
  9. Captain Elisha was born in 1811 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[58] He died 23 March 1853.[59]  He is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[60]  Elisha married Sarah A. JORDAN 18 November 1840 in Buxton, York, ME.[61]  Sarah was born 18 March 1820 in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.[62]  She is the daughter of Nathaniel and Desire Parker (LEWIS) JORDAN.  Sarah and I are related as third cousins four times removed, fourth cousin four and five times removed and sixth cousins seven times removed.  Elisha and Sarah are first cousins once removed and third cousins once removed.  Sarah died 7 February 1915 in Santa Clara County, CA.[63]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[64]

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[2] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[3] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[4] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[5] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[6] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[7] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[8] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].

[10] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].

[11] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Esther Jordan Jordan; memorial 5900695.

[12] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 10 May 2015), Esther Jordan and Nathaniel Jordan.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 36, 90, 174 [Nathaniel Jordan #304].

[14] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 36, 90, 174 [Nathaniel Jordan #304].

[15] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 36, 90, 174 [Nathaniel Jordan #304].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Nathaniel Jordan; memorial 5900624.

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[17] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[18] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Mary Merrill; memorial 70871107.

[19] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[20] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[21] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].  Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine, Death and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Peter Merrill; FHL microfilm 12017.  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002651, 000009830, Peter Merrill, 3 November 1846; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[22] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Peter Merrill; memorial 101663685.

[23] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].

[24] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].

[25] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2015), Paulina Jordan Densmore; memorial 60303906.

[26] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Ephraim Dunn, 7 June 1816; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[27] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Ephraim Clark Dunn, 29 December 1793; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[28] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].

[29] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Eprhraim Dinsmore and Paulina Dunn, about 17 September 1821; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[30] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Ephram Dinsmore; FHL microfilm 10820.

[31] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[32] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002334, Mrs. Lucia Emery, 17 September 1834; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[33] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[34] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Daniel C. Emery and Lucia Jordan; FHL microfilm 10930.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[35] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Daniel C. Emery; FHL microfilm 10594.

[36] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002334, 000009782, Daniel C. Emery, 1 June 1881; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[37] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[38] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].

[39] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].

[40] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2015), Mehitab le Jordan Strout; memorial 60305467.

[41] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].

[42] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, James Strout, Jr., 18 May 1799; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 May 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 11 May 2015), James Strout Junior.

[43] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 May 2015), James Strout Junior.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 May 2015), James Strout Jr; memorial 44325066.

[45] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65 [Caroline Jordan #765].

[46] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Caroline Jordan #765].

[47] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Caroline Jordan #765].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 May 2015), Caroline Jordan; memorial 60305043.

[48] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65 [Sarah Gray Jordan #766].

[49] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Sarah Gray Jordan #766].

[50] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Sarah Gray Jordan #766].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2015), Sarah C. Jordan; memorial 60305299.

[51] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[52] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[53] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[54] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 May 2015), Rufus Dyer and Achsah Jordan.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[55] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[56] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[57] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 May 2015), Rufus Dyer; memorial 82276685.

[58] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[59] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[60] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[61] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan and Elisha Jordan 18 Nov. 1840.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[62] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2014), Sarah Jordan 18 March 1820.

[63] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].  California California Department of Health and Wellfare, “California, Death Index, 1905-1939,” digital images, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan.

[64] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan.  Billion Graves, Billion Graves, online images (www.billionbraves.com : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan.

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Andrew SIMONTON

Andrew SIMONTON is my sixth great grandfather.  Andrew arrived in Falmouth, ME August of 1718 with his parents and siblings.[1]  He was enumerated in the 1790 U.S. census in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[2]  He lived in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME most of his life[3]. He was a mariner most of his life.[4]

Andrew SIMONTON was born about 1708 in Ulster, Ireland, the son of Andrew and Ann (DOUGLAS) SIMONTON.  He died 8 February 1794 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[5]  He married twice, first Elizabeth COBB 30 November 1730 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[6]  Elizabeth was born 8 October 1712 in Middleborough, Plymouth, MA.[7]  She was the daughter of Jonathan and Elizabeth (VAUGHAN) COBB.  He married second Sarah Ann ARMSTRONG 27 December 1754 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.[8]  Ann was born 12 Jul 1738 and died 1802 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[9]

Andrew and Elizabeth had the following children:

  1. James born 4 December 1734 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME. He died 4 March 1813 in Camden, Knox, ME.[10]  James is interred at Mountain Cemetery in Camden, Knox, ME.  James married Anne LANE 27 May 1758 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[11]
  2. Mary born 1736
  3. Sarah born 18 April 1738 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME. She died in Franklin, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Bayview Cemetery in Franklin, Hancock, ME.  Sarah married twice, she married first Asa DYER 6 January 1774 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Asa was born in 1752.  He died 1790 in Sullivan, Hancock, ME.  She married second Stephen HARDISON.[12]  Stephen was born 30 July 1727 in Kittery, York, ME.[13]  He is the son of Stephen and Alice (ABBOT) HARDISON.  He is my third cousin seven times removed.
  4. Elizabeth born 11 Jun 1740 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME. She died 1 Jun 1800 in Steuben, Washington, ME. She was interred at Goods Point Cemetery in Steuben, Washington, ME.[14]  She married Henry DYER 8 December 1762 in Steuben, Washington, ME.[15]  Captain Henry DYER was born 1739 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.  Henry is the son of Henry and Sarah (RIDLEY) DYER.  He died 7 January 1800 in Steuben, Washington, ME.  He is interred at Goods Point Cemetery in Steuben, Washington, ME.[16]
  5. Jonathan born about 1742. He died about 1802.  Jonathan married Elizabeth JORDAN 16 April 1771 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Me.[17]  Elizabeth was born 1752 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  She is the daughter of Richard and Elizabeth (SMITH) JORDAN.
  6. Christiana Simonton [my fifth great grandmother] was born 9 April 1747 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME. She died 8 Jun 1800 in Trenton, Hancock, ME.  She married Solomon I. Jordan [my fifth great grandfather] 3 December 1767 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[18]  Solomon was born 12 September 1744 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[19]  Solomon was the son of Nathaniel and Dorothy (HILL) JORDAN.  He died 18 June 1800 in Trenton, Hancock, ME.
  7. Ebenezer 1749
  8. Maria 1750 In Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.

Andrew and Sarah had the following children:

  1. Walter born 19 October 1755 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[20] Walter married Lucy SAWYER 9 August 1791 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[21]
  2. Sarah born 18 April 1758 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[22]
  3. Isabelle born 30 August 1763 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[23]

[1] Kathleen Canney Barber and Janet Ireland Delorey, “The Houston/Huston Families of Falmouth, Maine,” The Maine Genealogist, 25 (2003), online archieves, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 March 2015), William and Andrew Simionton (and families); vol. 25, page 148.

[2] 1790, Cumberland County, Maine, Cape Elizabeth, image 1, Andrew Simonton; NARA microfilm publication M637, 2.

[3] James L. Hansen, “Probate and Miscellaneous Notices from The Eastern Herald and Gazette of Maine of Portland: September 1796-December 1797,” The Maine Genealogist, 27 (2005), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 February 2015), Andrew Simonton.

[4] James L. Hansen, “Probate and Miscellaneous Notices from The Eastern Herald and Gazette of Maine of Portland: September 1796-December 1797,” The Maine Genealogist, 27 (2005), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 February 2015), Andrew Simonton.

[5] James L. Hansen, “Probate and Miscellaneous Notices from The Eastern Herald and Gazette of Maine of Portland: September 1796-December 1797,” The Maine Genealogist, 27 (2005), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 February 2015), Andrew Simonton.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 38.  [6] Hon. William Willis, “Records of Falmouth (Now Portland) Maine,” New England Historical and Genealgocial Register, 14, 16, 17 (1860, 1862, 1863), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 February 2015), Simonton Andrew with Betty Cobb, Oct. 19, 1734; vol. 17, page 33.

[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 10 September 2013), Elizabeth Cobb, 8 Oct 1712, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts.  Susan E. Roser, “Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 10 September 2013), Elizabeth Cobb, b. 8 Oct. 1712.  Philip L. Cobb, author, A History of the Cobb Family (Cleveland: 1907), 77; images online, Open Library, Open Library (openlibrary.org : online 10 September 2013.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 10 September 2013), Elizabeth Cobb, Oct 8, 1712.  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), Elisabeth Cob the Daughter of Jonathan & Elisabeth Cob was born October 8 1712.

[8] Hon. William Willis, “Records of Falmouth (Now Portland) Maine,” New England Historical and Genealgocial Register, 14, 16, 17 (1860, 1862, 1863), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 10 September 2013), Simonton Andrew Jr. with Sarah Armstrong, Dec. 27, 1754.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 September 2014), Andrew Simonton and Sarah Armstrong, 27 Dec. 1754; roll 92.  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, vital records prior to 1892; Sherrard-Skillings; image 2522/4074, Andrew Simonton Jr & Sarah Armstrong, 27 December 1754; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 September 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[9] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, delayed returns; Cape Elizabeth, Mrs. Sarah Simonton, 12 July 1802; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 September 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[10] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), James Simonton.  Hon. William Willis, “Records of Falmouth (Now Portland) Maine,” New England Historical and Genealgocial Register, 14, 16, 17 (1860, 1862, 1863), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 March 2014), Simonton James with Anne Lane, May 22 1758; vol. 17, page 151.

[11] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), Anna Lane and James Simonton.

[12] Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families (Lewiston, Maine: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1903), 510; image online, Google, Google (books.google.com : online 7 January 2015; HARDISON family.

[13] Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families (Lewiston, Maine: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1903), 510; image online, Google, Google (books.google.com : online 7 January 2015; HARDISON family.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 December 2014), Elizabeth “Betsey” Simonton Dyer; memorial 55642368.

[15] Yates Publishing, “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), Elizabeth Simonton and Henry Dyer.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), Betty Simonton and Henry Dyer.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 December 2014), Henry Dyer, III; memorial 55642304.

[17] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 52 [Elizabeth Jordan #143].

[18] Charles Burleigh, esq., “Marriages in Falmouth (Cape Elizabeth) Solomized by Rev. Ephraim Clark, Pastor 2nd Parish,” Maine Historical and Genealogical Recorder, Ancestry.com (ancestry.com : 2013), p. 103, available through satxfaust family tree.

[19] National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, DAR Genealogical Research System members only database, (dar.org, online 21 August 2013), Solomon Jordan.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 23 August 2013), Solomon Jordan.

[20] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Walter Simonton, 19 October 1755; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[21] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Walter Simonton and Lucy Sawyer, 9 August 1791; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[22] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Sarah Simonton, 8 April 1758; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[23] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, Isabelle Simonton, 30 August 1763; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

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