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BURIALS Somerset County, Maine

Downing Cemetery, Ripley, Somerset, Maine

  • Mitonetta E. GOODWIN; born September 1855, died 2 December 1855; daughter of Nathaniel and Lydia P. (JORDAN) GOODWIN.[1]
  • Cordelia Ann JORDAN born 16 April 1841, died 9 October 1862; daughter of Joseph Morrill and Sarah (GOODWIN) JORDAN; wife of Calvin PARKER.[2]
  • Lydia P. JORDAN born 31 October 1813, died 4 January 1856; daughter of Nathaniel and Peace (MORRILL) JORDAN; wife of Charles CHAPMAN and Nathaniel GOODWIN.[3]

East New Portland Cemetery, New Portland, Somerset, Maine

  • Ann D. JACKSON born 2 January 1814, died 2 March 1880; daughter of Samuel and Catherine (MOODY) JACKSON; wife of Joseph Philbrick WILLIAMS.[4]
  • Samuel JACKSON born 1775, died 1830; son of Solomon and Sarah (JORDAN) JACKSON; husband of Catherine MOODY.[5]
  • Aderline JORDAN born 7 April 1841, died 19 February 1848; daughter of Samuel Robert and Olive (GOULD) JORDAN.[6]
  • Elias H. JORDAN born 1855, died 30 July 1859; son of Samuel Robert and Mary Ann (BERRY) JORDAN.[7]

Lyford Cemetery, St. Albans, Somerset, Maine

  • Jerome B. JORDAN born 2 May 1805, died 1887; son of Ezekiel and Mehitable (MAXWELL) JORDAN; husband of Eliza RICKER.[8]
  • Elizabeth T. WOODS born 24 December 1835, died 22 January 1900; daughter of Joseph and Arabella Rackliff (MITCHELL) WOODS); wife of Kendall HOPKINS and Cornelius DUTTON.[9]

Maplewood Cemetery, Fairfield, Somerset, Maine

  • Edgar Ernest GARLAND born 9 May 1879, died 6 April 1945; son of Jeremiah B. and Almira (TRASK) GARLAND; husband of Annie B. HORN.[10]
  • Martha Jane JELLISON born 8 May 1824, died 12 April 1874; daughter of Joseph H. and Abigail (JORDAN) JELLISON; wife of Albion King Paris SNELL.[11]
  • Hattie Lora SNELL born 6 July 1863, died 16 September 1924; daughter of Albion King Paris and Martha Jane (JELLISON) SNELL; wife of Almon Benjamin GOODWIN.[12]

Mount Rest Cemetery, Athens, Somerset, Maine

  • Hannah Jane JORDAN born 12 September 1843, died 4 August 1879; daughter of John and Lydia F. (DORE) JORDAN; wife of Darius EMERY.[13]

Nevens Cemetery, Hartland, Somerset, Maine

  • Annah Mehitable JORDAN born 2 July 1836, died 27 August 1850; daughter of Foster and Rebecca (MCKENNEY) JORDAN.[14]
  • John Wentworth JORDAN born 11 January 1790, died 30 March 1861; son of James and Elizabeth (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Elizabeth MCKENNEY.[15]
  • Lemuel Moody JORDAN born 5 April 1819, died 10 February 1850; son of John Wentworth and Elizabeth (MCKENNEY) JORDAN.[16]
  • Lurane JORDAN born 18 June 1831, died 16 August 1843; daughter of John Wentowrth and Elizabeth (MCKENNEY) JORDAN.[17]

New Village Cemetery, Canaan, Somerset, Maine

  • Stephen GERRISH born 23 March 1820, died 6 May 1864; son of James and Mary B. (SYLVESTER) GERRISH; husband of Harriet N. CONNER.[18]

Pittsfield Village Cemetery, Pittsfield, Somerset, Maine

  • Fred Russell MUDGETT born 20 May 1868, died 1946; son of Franklin “Frank” and Augusta Olive (GOWEN) MUDGETT; husband of Florence Mina WEED.[19]

Riverview Cemetery, Norridgewock, Somerset, Maine

  • William Hazen COLBY born 23 October 1828, died 25 October 1900; son of Elijah and Sarah Hardison (JORDAN) COLBY; husband of Caroline Matilda “Carrie” TAYLOR.[20]

Village Cemetery, Bingham, Somerset, Maine

  • James Arthur JORDAN born 20 July 1872, died 5 July 1942; son of Benjamin Randall and Sarah A. (LOCK) JORDAN; husband of Elizabeth GOODRICH.[21]

West New Portland, New Portland, Somerset, Maine

  • Abigail Whitten JORDAN born 31 March 1817, died 10 February 1875; daughter of Captain Nathan Bartlett and Hannah (TRUE) JORDAN; wife of Moses WILLIAMS.[22]
  • John Wentworth JORDAN born 6 July 1791, died 10 June 1859; son of Abner and Hannah (WENTWORTH) JORDAN; husband of Mehitable ROACH.[23]
  • Mary Jane JORDAN born 13 November 1832, died 2 April 1849; daughter of Captain Nathan Bartlett and Hannah (TRUE) JORDAN.[24]
  • Nathan JORDAN born 23 May 1827, died 19 August 1863; son of Captain Nathan Bartlett and Hannah (TRUE) JORDAN.[25]
  • Captain Nathan Bartlett JORDAN born 21 December 1787, died 31 May 1876; son of Abner and Hannah (WENTWORTH) JORDAN; husband of Hannah TRUE.[26]
  • Sarah Ann JORDAN born 5 March 1821, died 13 September 1851; daughter of Captain Nathan Bartlett and Hannah (TRUE) JORDAN.[27]

West Ripley Cemetery, West Ripley, Somerset, Maine

  • Nathaniel JORDAN born 22 July 1801, died 22 November 1866; son of Nathaniel and Peace (MORRELL) JORDAN; husband of Susanna WHITEHOUSE.[28]
  • Rosannah JORDAN born 15 January 1828, died 5 June 1852; daughter of Nathaniel and Susanna (WHITEHOUSE) JORDAN; wife of Stephen H. DICKEY.[29]
  • Susan C. JORDAN born 12 March 1836, died 13 March 1860; daughter Nathaniel and Susanna (WHITEHOUSE) JORDAN; wife of George W. WEYMOUTH.[30]

[1][1] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Infant Goodwin; memorial 166961102.

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Cordelia A. Jordan Parker; memorial 166769108.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Lydia P. Goodwin; memorial 166960453.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 13 October 2017), Ann D. Jackson William; memorial 103361418.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 13 October 2017), Samuel Jackson; memorial 93775567.

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Aderline Jordan; memorial 103309719.

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Elias H. Jordan; memorial 103309730.

[8] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 February 2016), Jerome Jordan; FHL microfilm 001769778.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 February 2016), Jerome Jordan; memorial 82707371.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Elizabeth T. Woods Dutton; memorial 95122601.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 July 2017), Edgar E. Garland; memorial 84087850.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 January 2018), Martha Jane Jellison Snell; memorial 10249676.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 January 2018), Harriet Lora “Hattie” Snell Goodwin; memorial 65952987.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Hannah J. Emery; memorial 125583194.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Annah M. Jordan; memorial 23213978.

[15] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 54, 142 [John Wentworth Jordan #540].

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Lempel M. Jordan; memorial 23214005.

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Lourane Jordan; memorial 23214024.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Stephen S. Gerrish; memorial 44459052.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Fred Russell Mudgett; memorial 15954607.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), William Hazen Colby; memorial 59399198.

[21] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 698 [James Arthur Jordan #9495].

[22] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 January 2015), Abigail W. Williams; memorial 103114013.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), John W. Jordan; memorial 93476665.

[24][24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Mary Jane Jordan; memorial 103071909.

[25] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Nathan Jordan; memorial 103071845.

[26] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 87, 212 [Nathan Bartlett Jordan #1055].

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Sarah Ann Jordan; memorial 103071871.

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Nathaniel Jordan; memorial 139593091.

[29] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Rosannah Dickey; memorial 100903551.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 January 2018), Susan C. Jordan Waymouth; memorial 139592808.

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Given name Nina

Given Name Nina

Nina has many different meanings and histories.

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Russian, Italian, English, German, French, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Polish, Slovene, Czech, Slovak, Croatian, and Serbian.

Pronounced: NyEE-nƏ (Russian) NEE-na (Italian, German) Nee-nƏ (English), NEE-NA (French), NEE-nah (Finnish), NyEE-na

Meaning and history: short form of names that end in nina, such as Antonina or Giannina.  It was imported to Western Europe from Russia and Italy in the 19th century.  This name also coincides with the Spanish work niña meaning “little girl”.

Related names (short list): Nena, Ninette, Tajuana, Antonia, Jone, Joanna, Ionna, Johanna, Hanna, Janina, Ivana, Jovana, Hehanne, Juanita, Yana, Siwan

The popularity of the name has dropped to #309 in the United States but in France and Switzerland it’s risen in the past few years with Switzerland being the #7 name.

Nina’s I’m related to:

  • Nina BANKS; daughter of Jonas and Naomi (JOHNSON) BANKS.
  • Nina Winifred BRYAN; daughter of Lancelotte Harmon and Mary Frances (HILLER) BRYAN
  • Nina L. DEVERAUX; daughter of Joseph and Amanda (ABBOT) DEVERAUX.
  • Nina E. EVANS; wife to Philip W. JORDAN
  • Nina Gladys GOODNOW; daughter of Frank Leslie and Samantha Johnson (MASON) GOODNOW.
  • Nina R. JELLISON; daughter of Eugene H. and Florence Fuller (OAKS) JELLISON; wife of William F. Graham.
  • Nina Hazel PAGE; daughter of Ralph G. and Linnie V. (ABBOT) PAGE.
  • Nina Mae SAWYER; daughter of Asa Samuel and Julianna A. (AMES) SAWYER.
  • Nina Rosetta SPRINGER; wife of Harvey E. COLBY.

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On this day, October 25…

Family events

 

Births

1720 Martha RANKIN 1st cousin 8x removed
1850 George Millard JELLISON 1st cousin 4x removed

 

Marriages

1722 Abraham SMITH and Mary DONNELL 7th great aunt
1801 Aaron CUTTER and Olive JORDAN 1st cousin 6x removed

 

Deaths

1900 William Hazen COLBY 1st cousin 5x removed

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On this day, October 23…

Family events

 

Births

1785 William LOWELL 1st cousin 6x removed
1789 Solomon HOPKINS 4th great grand uncle
1828 William Hazen COLBY 1st cousin 5x removed
1853 Emily Jane BILLINGTON 1st cousin 4x removed
1856 Edmund G. HOPKINS 2nd great grand uncle

 

Marriages

1826 Thomas Jefferson WESCOTT and Mercy Haney GRAY 4th great grandparents

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William Hazen Colby

William Hazen COLBY is my first cousin five times removed we are related through his grandparents Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN.  William is the eighth of ten children of Eli and Sarah Hardison (JORDAN) COLBY.  William was born 23 October 1828 in Ellsworth, Maine.  He was enumerated in the 1840 census in Hancock County, Maine, the 1850 census in Waltham, Maine.[1]  He served in the Civil was in the Coast Guard from 7 January 1865 to 7 July 1865.[2]  He was a shipbuilder in Maine.  He married Caroline Matilda (Carrie) TAYLOR.  They had one son: Charles B.  He belonged to the Star of Bethlehem lodge of the Masons.[3]  He and his family are enumerated in the 1870, 1880 and 1900 censuses taken in Norridgewock, Maine.[4]  Not sure why but he was also enumerated in the 1880 census taken at Chelsea, Massachusetts as a border of the home of Martha Pearson, showing he is married and from Maine.[5]  He died in Norridgewock, Maine due to cancer of or on the neck.[6]  He is buried at River View Cemetery in Norridgewock.[7]


[1] 1840 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, [not stated], 343 (stamped), Eli Colby; NARA microfilm publication M704, 141.  1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Waltham, 288 (stamped), dwelling 26, family 28, Eli Colby; NARA microfilm publication M432, 255.

[2] National Park Service, “U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 3 October 2013), William H. Colby; citing microfilm publication M543, roll 4. Historical Data Systems, comp., “American Civil War Soldiers,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 3 October 2013), William Colby, 7 Jan 1865, Bangor, Maine.  Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA, “U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : online 3 October 2013), William H. Colby; citing Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine.

[3] New England Historic and Genealogical Society, creator, “Massachusetts, Mason Membership Cards, 1733-1990,” images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 3 October 2013), William Hazen Colby, Star of Bethlehem.

[4] Joshua Taylor, 1870 U.S. census, Somerset County, Maine, population schedule, Norridgewock, page 10, dwelling 76, family 78; microfilm M593, 559.  1880 U.S. census, Somerset County, Maine, population schedule, Norridgewock, Enumeration District (ED) 169, page 14B, dwelling 154, family 156, Wm H. Colby; NARA microfilm publication T9, 487.  1900 U.S. census, Somerset County, Maine, population schedule, Norridgewock, Enumeration District (ED) 160, 258 (stamped), sheet 12 A, dwelling 300, family 316, W.H. Colby; NARA microfilm publication T623, 600.

[5] 1880 U.S. census, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Chelsea, Enumeration District (ED) 791, 370 (stamped), page 31, dwelling 286, family 367, Martha E. Pearson; NARA microfilm publication T9, 562.

[6] “Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907,” digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : 2013), William H. Colby, 25 October 1900.  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 3 October 2013), William H. Colby, 25 October 1900, Norridgewock, Maine..

[7] Find A Grave, digital cemetery, (www.findagrave.com : 2013); William Hazen Colby, 25 October 1900 & Caroline Taylor, 18 April 1906, River View Cemetery, Norridgewock, Somerset County, Maine; Find A Grave memorial #59399198 & #59399850.

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On this day, October 10…

 

Family Events

 

Births

1661 Freegrace TRISTRAM 7th great grand aunt
1787 John Green JORDAN 4th great grand uncle
1860 Alzina HAMILTON 1st cousin 4x removed

 

Marriages

1727 Samuel STAPLES  and Patience MOORE 6th great grand aunt

 

Deaths

1825 Charlotte Pond COLBY 1st cousin 5x removed

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On this day, October 9…

Family Events

 

Marriages

1760 Benjamin HILL 6th great grand uncle  and Elizabeth GILPATRICK

 

Deaths

1909 Edmund Harvey COLBY 1st cousin 5x removed

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