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BIRTHS 19 October 1700-1800

 

  • Joseph BANKS was born 19 October 1729 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of Samuel and Sarah (WEBSTER) BANKS; husband of Hannah STACKPOLE and Elizabeth KENNEY.
  • John LOWELL was born 19 October 1733[2]; son of John and Hannah (KELLEY) LOWELL; husband of Martha HASTINGS.
  • Deborah ANDREWS was born 19 October 1752 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; daughter of Nathan and Mehitable (FOSTER) ANDREWS; wife of Joshua ANDREWS.
  • Walter SIMONTON was born 19 October 1755 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; son of Andrew and Sarah Ann (ARMSTRONG) SIMONTON; husband of Lucy SAWYER.
  • Timothy JORDAN was born 19 October 1767 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Joseph and Elizabeth (ROBINSON) JORDAN; husband of Esther MANN.
  • Deacon Benjamin JORDAN was born 19 October 1784 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[6]; son of Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN; husband of Sarah H. “Sally” SMITH.
  • James COBB was born 19 October 1787 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[7]; son of Isaac and Deborah (LOVETT) COBB).
  • Thomas Harding CHIPMAN was born 19 October 1788 in Annapolis, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada[8]; son of Reverend Thomas Handley and Jane (HARDING) CHIPMAN.
  • Joseph GRINDLE was born 19 October 1788 in Sedgwick, Hancock, Maine[9]; son of Joshua and Anna (LOWELL) GRINDLE; husband of Hannah GRINDLE.
  • Samuel Cunnabel STEVENS was born 19 October 1794 in Guilford, Windham, Vermont[10]; son of Doctor Simon and Eunice (CUNNABLE) STEVENS; husband of Minerva Althea FIELD.
  • Matthew JORDAN was born 19 October 1798 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[11]; son of Matthew and Abigail (HASLAM) JORDAN; husband of Mary CUMMINGS and Eliza WHITTAKER.

 

[1] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 June 2017), Joseph Banks; FHL microfilm 12836.

[2] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 47, John Lowell Jr.; #119.I; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 19 October 2015.

[3] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 10 October 2015), Deborah Andrews; #114-I; vol. 3, page 117.

[4] 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.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 107, 296 [Timothy Jordan #1416].

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 38 [Deacon Benjamin Jordan #328].

[7] Philip L. Cobb, A history of the Cobb family (Cleveland: 1907), 141; digital image, Open Library, Open Library (openlibrary.org : online 1 October 2018; James Cobb #261.ii.

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 44 [Thomas Harding Chipman #328].

[9] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 19 February 2015), Joseph Grindel; FHL microfilm 1002590.

[10] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Vermont Births and Chrstenings, 1765-1908,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 12 September 2018), Samuel … Stevens; FHL batch 7450245.

[11] Godfrey Memorial Library, comp., “American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI),” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 September 2013), Matthew Jordan 93:335.  Online image, William Edgar Sherman, national 48193, state 920, descendant of Capt. George Haslam; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 September 2013), Mathew Jordan, 19 Oct 1798, Trenton, Hancock, Maine.

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BIRTHS 2 October 1700-1800

 

  • Samuel PERRY was born 2 October 1708 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Samuel Joseph and Joanna (LOVETT) PERRY; husband of Ruth P. LELAND.
  • Eunice ANDREWS was born 2 October 1746 in Middleton, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of Oliver and Mehitable (CUMMINGS) ANDREWS; wife of John CARLTON.
  • Captain Israel SNOW was born 2 October 1771 in Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine[3]; son of Reverend Elisha and Elizabeth “Betsey” (JORDAN) SNOW; husband of Hannah SNOW.
  • George LOWELL was born 2 or 3 October 1782 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[4]; son of Eliphalet and Elizabeth (HENNEY) LOWELL; husband of Abigail BALLARD.
  • Benjamin JORDAN was born 2 October 1793 in South Bridgton, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Jonathan and Lydia (KNIGHT) JORDAN; husband of Lydia ALLEN.

[1] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 September 2018), Samuel Perry; Sherborn Births, Marriages and Death page 50.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 July 2018), Eunice Andrews; FHL microfilm 0823676 IT3.

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 102 [Captain Israel Snow #1319].

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 March 2015), George Lowell; FHL microfilm 11752.  Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 69, George Lowell; #190.IV; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 29 October 2015.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 327-8 [Benjamin Jordan #1677].

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BIRTHS 28 July 1700-1800

 

  • Marie-Anne GAGNÉ born 28 August 1724 in Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec, Canada[1]; she is the daughter of François-Xavier and Marie-Geneviève (FILION) GAGNÉ; wife of Joseph AMIOT-VILLENEUVE.
  • Mary BARNARD was born 28 August 1767 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[2]; she is the daughter of Captain John and Mary (LOWELL) BARNARD; wife of Thomas BLAKE.
  • Mary CUSHMAN was born 28 August 1789 in Paris, Oxford, Maine[3]; she is the daughter of Caleb and Hepsibah (BOLSTER) CUSHMAN; wife of Simeon CUMMINGS.
  • Sarah “Sally” JORDAN born 28 August 1789 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[4]; she is the daughter of Colonel Melatiah and Elizabeth (JELLISON) JORDAN; wife of Andrew PETERS.
  • William STINCHFIELD was born 28 August 1791 in Pejepscot Claim, Androscoggin, Maine[5]; he is the son of John and Sarah (LAKE) STINCHFIELD; husband of Eunice MARSTON.
  • Sarah GRINDLE was born 28 August 1789 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[6]; she is the daughter of Daniel and Sarah (GRAY) GRINDLE; wife of Captain Robert Presley WESCOTT, Sr.

[1] Father Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire généalogique des famiies canadiennes depuis la foundation de la colonie jusqu’à nos jours (Québec, Canada: Eusèbe Senécal, 1871), 124.

[2] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 37, Mary Barnard; #94.VII.1; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[3] Henry Wyles Cushman, A Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans: the descendants of Robert Cushman, the Puritan, from the year 1617 to 1855 (Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1855), 273; images online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 28 July 2018; Mary 660.IV.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 75, 188 [Sally Jordan #874].

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHLmicrofilm 000009864, William Stinchfield, 28 August 1791; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 28 July 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 July 2018), Sarah Grindle; FHL microfilm 11752.

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BIRTHS 12 April 1700-1800

  • Lydia HARTSHORN born 12 April 1711 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut[1]; daughter of Jonathan and Mary (BIRCHARD) HARTSHORN; died 10 December 1726.
  • Isaac JOHNSON born 12 April 1713 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; William and Hannah (RIDER) JOHNSON; husband of Rachel THOMAS.
  • Elisha JORDAN born 12 April 1761 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[3]; son of Clement and Sarah (GRAY) JORDAN; husband of Mary ARMSTRONG.
  • Thomas ANDREWS born 12 April 1763 in Derry, Massachusetts[4]; son of Nathaniel and Sarah (LINDALL) ANDREWS; husband of Polly CUMMINGS.
  • Thomas CHIPMAN born 12 April 1766 in Connecticut[5]; son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN; died before 1771.
  • Lydia EMERY born 12 April 1769 or 4 April 1768 in Dracut, Middlesex, Massachusetts[6]; daughter of Ambrose and Catherine (FOSTER) EMERY; wife of Abel WILLEY.
  • Mary CHPMAN born 12 April 1769[7]; daughter of John and Hannah (MOSES) CHIPMAN; died 1853.
  • Asa B. DYER born 12 April 1784 in Steuben, Washington, Maine[8]; son of Captain Henry and Elizabeth (SIMONTON) DYER; husband of Sarah “Sally” YEARTON.
  • Paris CHIPMAN born 12 April 1787 in Bath County, Kentucky[9]; son of Draper and Sarah (PRICHETT) CHIPMAN; husband of Nancy BAIRD.
  • Abigail “Nabby” JORDAN born 12 April 1790 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[10]; daughter of Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN; wife of Joseph H. JELLISON; fourth great grandmothe
  • Mehitable MAYBERRY born 12 April 1793 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[11]; daughter of Richard and Mary (JORDAN) MAYBERRY; wife of William WEBB.
  • Cassius CHIPMAN born 12 April 1797 in Vermont[12]; son of Nathaniel and Sarah (HILL) CHIPMAN.

[1] 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 22 March 2018), Lydea Hartshorn; FHL batch 7450335.

[2] ealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 3 May 2015), Isaac Johnson; FHL microfilm 0844943 IT 2.

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

[4] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 October 2015), Thomas Andrews; vol. 3, page 116.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Thomas Chipman #150].

[6] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Willis; Springfield births, marriages and deaths; line 124.  Rufus Emery, Genealogical Records of Descendants of John and Anthony Emery of Newbury, Mass., 1590-1890, print (Salem, Mass.: Cleaves, 1890), 27; images online, Internet Archives, Internet Archives (https://archive.org : online 29 November 2017; Ambrose Emery #203.  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 27 November 2017), Lydia Emery; FHL microfilm 0844947 IT 3.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Town Birth Records, 1620-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Emery; vital Records of Dracut.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Emery; Dracut Vital Record Transcripts; page 47.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Emery; Dracut town records with births, marriages and deaths; p. 304.

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 70 [Mary Chipman #585].

[8] 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.

[9] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 84-85 [Paris Chipman #282].

[10] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 38 [Abigail “Nabby” Jordan #330].

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 164 [Mehitable Mayberry #2347].  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002647, 000009826, Mehitable Mayberry/Mahitable Maybury, 12 April 1793; images online, Family Search, Family Search   Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 May 2015), Mahitable Maybury; FHL microfilm 12052 (https://familysearch.org : online 17 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 17 May 2015), Mehitable Mayberry; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns, roll 71.

[12] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 50 [Cassius Chipman #373].

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BIRTHS 6 March 1700-1800

  • Tabitha RICE born 6 March 1706 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Edward and Lydia (FAIRBANKS) RICE; wife of Nathaniel OAKES.
  • Elias WEARE born 6 March 1730 in York, York, Maine[2]; son of Joseph and Mary (WEBBER) WEARE; husband of Ruth BANKS.
  • Seth COBB born 6 March 1743 in Medway, Norfolk, Massachusetts[3]; son of Stephen and Abigail (CHIPMAN) COBB; husband of Huldah GREENWOOD.
  • Sarah HILL born 6 March 1746 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of John and Thankful (UNDERWOOD) HILL; died 5 June 1782.
  • Benjamin SCAMMON born 6 March 1763 in Saco, York, Maine[5]; son of Dominicus and Hannah (TARBOX) SCAMMON; husband of Mary REDLON.
  • Robert LOWELL born 6 March 1771 in Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire[6]; son of John and Martha (HASTINGS) LOWELL; died 3 September 1781.
  • Joanna COBB born 6 March 1783 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[7]; daughter of Colonel Jedediah and Abigail (JORDAN) COBB; wife of Major Jonathan CUMMINGS and Captain Charles BARBOUR.
  • Eleazer CUSHMAN born 6 March 1789 in Hebron, Oxford, Maine[8]; son of Captain Joseph and Margaret (BROWN) CUSHMAN; husband of Shibella TRIPP.
  • Mary Davis GRINDLE born 6 March 1798 in Sedgwick, Hancock, Maine[9]; daughter of Joseph and Anna (LOWELL) GRINDLE.
  • William JORDAN born 6 March 1798 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[10]; son of William Maxwell and Anna (LEACH) JORDAN; died 31 March 1834.

[1] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 48; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017; Lydia Fairbanks and family.  Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 7 July 2017), Tabatha Rice; FHL microfilm 0844943 IT 2.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 6 June 2015), Elias Weare; FHL microfilm 12836.

[3] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 15 April 2018), Seth Cobb; Medway Births page 41.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018), Sarah Hill; FHL microfilm 0873746 IT 3.  Town clerk offices Massachusetts, “Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018), Sarah Hill; FHL microfilm 763666.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 February 2018), Benjamin Scamman; FHL microfilm 12243.

[6] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 73, Robert Lowell; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 30 October 2015.

[7] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 15 February 2018), Joanna Cobb; 6 March 1783.

[8] Henry Wyles Cushman, A Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans: the descendants of Robert Cushman, the Puritan, from the year 1617 to 1855 (Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1855), 273, 480; images online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 15 February 2018; Eleazer Cushman #667.I.

[9] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 19 February 2015), Mary Davis Grindel; FHL microfilm 27756.

[10] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 163 [William Jordan #2321].

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Anna PARKER

Anna PARKER is my fourth cousin four times removed; we are related through Dominicus “Indian Killer” and Hannah “Ruhannah” (TRISTRAM) JORDAN.  She lived her entire life in Limington, York, Maine.  She was enumerated in the 1850 census with her husband and children.[1]  Her husband was a lifelong resident of Limington.

Anna PARKER was born 20 October 1796 in Limington, York, Maine.[2]  She was the daughter of Abraham Chase and Mary (MITCHELL) PARKER.  She died 13 April 1853 in Limington, York, Maine.[3]  She is interred at North Limington Cemetery in North Limington, York, Maine.[4]  Anna married David BOOTHBY 23 November 1816 in Limington, York, Maine.[5]  David was born 20 December 1794 in Limington, York, Maine.[6]  He was the son of David and Sarah (AVERILL) BOOTHBY.  He died 13 January 1868 in Limington, York, Maine.[7]  He was interred at North Limington Cemetery in North Limington, York, Maine.[8]

David and Anna had the following children:

  1. Shadrack BOOTHBY born 1817 in Limington, York, Maine.[9] He died of typhoid pneumonia on March 1883 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts at 580 Warren Street.[10]  He is interred at Woodlawn Cemetery in Biddeford, York, Maine.[11]  He was an accountant by trade.  Shadrack married twice; first her married Abigail S. BOOTHBY 27 April 1840 in Limington, York, Maine.[12]  Abigail was born in 1816 in Standish, Cumberland, Maine.  She was the daughter of James and Rachel (CUMMINGS) BOOTHBY.  She died in 1852 in Biddeford, York, Maine.  She is interred at Woodlawn Cemetery in Biddeford, York, Maine[13]  There we three children.  Shadrack married second to Abigail’s sister Mary 14 October 1853 in Biddeford, York, Maine.  She was born 1829 in Standish, Cumberland, Maine.[14]  She died 26 December 1878 in Biddeford, York, Maine.[15]  She for some reason has two burial memorials set up one for Woodlawn Cemetery in Biddeford, York, Maine and the other for Greenwood Cemetery in Biddeford York, Maine.[16]  There were two children.
  2. Sylvester BOOTHBY was born 20 December 1822 in Limington, York, Maine. He died 23 March 1900 in Berlin, Coos, New Hampshire.  He is interred at North Limington Cemetery in North Limington, York, Maine.[17]  Sylvester married twice; first he married Elizabeth BRAGDON 3 December 1846 in Limington, York, Maine.[18]  She was born 18 August 1826 in Limington, York, Maine.  She was the daughter of Arthur and Elizabeth (SMALL) BRAGDON.  She died 28 July 1857 in Limington, York, Maine.[19]  She is interred at North Limington Cemetery in North Limington, York, Maine.[20]  There were three children.  Sylvester married second to Clara Olive LORD 15 November 1857.  Clara was born 15 December 1830 in Hiram, Oxford, Maine.  She was the daughter of Thomas Bradbury and Clarissa (WATSON) BRADBURY.  She died of internal injuries sustained in an accident, 14 June 1905 in Berlin, Coos, New Hampshire.[21]  There we no children.
  3. Israel BOOTHBY was born 1827 in Limington, York, Maine. He died of suicide by shooting 3 February 1880 in Augusta, Kennebec, Maine.[22]  He is interred at Forest Grove Cemetery in Augusta, Kennebec, Maine.[23]  He was a bank cashier by trade.  Israel married Hannah Emeline SMITH 5 April 1852 in Limington, York, Maine.[24]  Hannah was born 12 July 1834 in Standish, Cumberland, Maine.  She was the daughter of Thomas and Hannah (BOULTER) SMITH.  She died 22 February 1909.  She married either before or after Israel to a Mr. BELL.  Hannah is interred at Forest Grove Cemetery in Augusta, Kennebec, Maine.[25]  There were two sons.
  4. Caroline W. BOOTHBY born 6 May 1831 in Limington, York, Maine. She died 30 December 1875 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine.[26]  Caroline married Thomas A. JOHNSON 20 May 1851 in Limington, York, Maine.[27]  Thomas was born 21 May 1827 in Cherokee Sound, Abaco, Bahamas.  He was the son of William and Sarah Curry (ALBURY) JOHNSON.  He died 22 June 1888 in Key West, Monroe, Florida.  He was interred at Key West Cemetery in Key West, Monroe, Florida.[28]  There were no children.
  5. Putnam S. BOOTHBY born 18 April 1834 in Limington, York, Maine. He died 19 March 1886 at 1106 Girard Street in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.[29]  He is interred at North Limington Cemetery in North Limington, York, Maine.[30]  Putnam served in the Civil War in Company C, 17th Maine Regiment from 17 February 1763 to 4 June 1865.[31]  He was a hotel keeper by trade.  Putnam married Marantha A. SMALL 15 November 1857 in Limington, York, Maine.[32]  Marantha was born 18 April 1834 in Limington, York, Maine.  She was the daughter of Nathaniel Clark and Margaret (PHINNEY) SMALL.  She died of breast cancer 19 July 1915 in Limington, York, Maine.[33]  She was interred at North Limington Cemetery, North Limington, York, Maine.[34]  There was one son that died at age 2.

[1] 1850 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Limington, 288B, dwelling 161, family 171, David Boothby; NARA microfilm publication M432, 276.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018), Anna Parker; FHL microfilm 11533.

[3] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002384, 000009454, Anna Boothby, 13 April 1853; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018), Anna Boothby; FHL microfilm 9754, 11533.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Death Records, 1761-1922,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 3 February 2018), Anna Boothby; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns; roll 10.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 August 2015), Anna Parker Boothby; memorial 30783915.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018), Anna Parker Boothby; FHL microfilm 001316105.

[5] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018), David Boothby and Anna Parker; FHL microfilm 11533.

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018), David Boothby; FHL microfilm 11533.  Walter Goodwin Davis, “Family Records Entered in the First Book of Town Records of Limington, maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 88 (1934), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 February 2018), David Boothby; vol. 88, page 349.  G. t. Ridlon Sr., Saco Valley Settlements and Families: Historical, Biographical, Genealogical, Traditional, and Legendary; extracting the most important events in the tows of the Saco River from their plantation to the present, with memorials of the families and individuals instrumental in their settlement, advancement and properity (Portland, ME: published by the author, 1895), 486; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 8 February 2018; Boothby Family-David #7.  Godfrey Memorial Library, comp., “American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI),” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 3 February 2018), David Boothby; vo. 16, p. 99.

[7] Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018), David Boothby; FHL microfilm 11533, 9754.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002384, 000009754, David Boothby, 14 January 1868; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 August 2015), David Boothby; memorial 30783964.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 February 2018), Anna Parker Boothby; FHL microfilm 001316105.

[9] Genealogical Society of Utah Salt Lake City, data collected, “Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,” database index, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 7 February 2018), Shadrach A. Boothby; FHL microfilm 593734.

[10] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 348: 66, Shadrach A. Boothby; FHL microfilm 960225; FHL microfilm 4282859.  Utah, “Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910,” database index Shadrach A. Boothby; FHL microfilm 593734.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 February 2018), S. A. Boothby; memorial 63722971.

[12] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 7 February 2018), Shadrack A. Boothby; FHL microfilm 11533.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 February 2018), Abigail S. Boothby; memorial 63722797.

[14] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002384, 000009754, Mary E. Boothby, 26 December 1878; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 7 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[15] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002384, 000009754, Mary E. Boothby, 26 December 1878.  Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 7 February 2018), Mary E. Boothby; FHL microfilm 9754.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 February 2018), Mary E. Boothby; memorial 63722931.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 7 February 2018), Mary E. Boothby; FHL microfilm 001315033.

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 February 2018), Sylvester Boothby; memorial 30783618.

[18] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 6 February 2018), Sylvester Boothby and Elizabeth Bragdon; FHL microfilm 11533.

[19] Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine Deaths and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 6 February 2018), Elizabeth Boothby; FHL mcirofilm 11533, 9454.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 February 2018), Elizabeth A. Bragdon Boothby; memorial 30783641.

[21] “New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947,” images online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 6 February 2018), Clara O. Boothby; FHL microfilm 2025897.  New Hampshire, United States New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records, 1645-1949,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 7 February 2018), Clara O. Boothby; FHL microfilm 2025897.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 7 February 2018), Clara O. Boothby; 14 June 1905.

[22] Ancestry World Archives Project, “U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 5 February 2018), Israel Bootby; January 1800; suicide by shooting; line 19.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 February 2018), Israel Boothby; memorial 115483413.

[24] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018), Israel Boothby Jr. and Hannah E. Smith; FHL microfilm 11533.

[25] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 February 2018), Hannah Emeline Bell Boothby; memorial 115483437.

[26] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002614, 0000009811, Caroline Johnson, 30 December 1875; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 4 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[27] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 4 February 2018), Thomas A. Johnson and Caroline W. Boothby; FHL microfilm 11533.

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 February 2018), Thomas Johnson; memorial 94967890.

[29] FamilySearch, “Philadelphia, Pennyslvania, Death Certificates Index, 1803-1915,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 6 February 2018), Putnam L. Boothby; FHL microfilm 2071012.

[30] State Archives, “Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018), Putnam S. Boothby; FHL microfilm 001001826.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018), Putnam S. Boothby; FHL microfilm 001316340.  FamilySearch, “Philadelphia, Pennyslvania, Death Certificates Index, 1803-1915,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 6 February 2018), Putnam L. Boothby; FHL microfilm 2071012.

[31] State Archives, “Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018), Putnam S. Boothby; FHL microfilm 001001826.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957,” digital images, Family Search, Family Search (www.familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018), Putnam S. Boothby; citing Maine, Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Cards Index, 1861-1865; FHL folder 004387551.  Historical Data Systems, “U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : online 5 February 2018), Putnam S. Boothby; citing Report of the Adjutant General of The State of Maine.

[32] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018), Putnam S. Boothby and Marantha A. Small; FHL microfilm 11533.

[33] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Death Records, 1761-1922,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 6 February 2018), Marantha A. Boothby; 18 July 1915.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010082, Marantha Boothby, 18 July 1915; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[34] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 February 2018), Putnam S. Boothby; FHL microfilm 001316340.

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Virtue A. CUMMINGS

Virtue (Vertie) is my seventh cousin twice removed in two different ways through Rev. Robert and Sarah (WINTER) JORDAN.  She is enumerated with her parents in the 1870 and 1880 U.S. censuses taken in Bethel, Oxford, Maine.[1]  She was enumerated in the 1900 and 1910 U.S. censuses with her husband and children taken in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[2]  She was enumerated by herself in the 1920 U.S. census in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[3]

Virtue (Vertie) A. CUMMINGS was born 1 October 1866 in Bethel, Oxford, Maine.[4]  She was the daughter of Ranson Dunham and Sarah Elizabeth (CUSHMAN) CUMMINGS.  She died after January 1920 in Maine.    She is interred at Bird’s Hill Cemetery in Oxford County, Maine.[5]  Virtue married Elbridge CROOKER 1 October 1884 in Rumford, Oxford, Maine by Rev. C. B. Hanneford.[6]  Elbridge was born 8 October 1860 in Albany, Oxford, Maine.[7]  He was the son of George and Lydia N. (FLINT) CROOKER.  He died 20 May 1919 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[8]  He is interred at Bird’s Hill Cemetery in Oxford County, Maine.[9]

Vertie and Elbridge had the following children:

  1. Homer Elbridge CROOKER born 27 October 1892 in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, he is a twin to Annie.[10]   He died 6 November 1959 in Maine.  He is interred at Lakeside Cemetery in Bryant Pond, Oxford, Maine.[11]  Homer married Elizabeth RING 29 August 1917 in Bryant Pond, Oxford, Maine.[12]  Elizabeth was born in 1886.  She was the daughter of Charles and Isabelle RING.  There were no children.
  2. Ann (Annie) Elizabeth CROOKER born 27 October 1892 in Bethel, Oxford, Maine, she is a twin to Homer.[13] Ann died 22 June 1970 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[14]  Ann married Henry Packard MORGAN 11 June 1914 in Maine.[15]  Henry was born 3 January 1890 in Greenwood, Oxford, Maine.[16]  He was the son of Edgar Herbert MORGAN.  He died 14 April 1967 in Rumford, Oxford, Maine.[17]  Ann and Henry had eight children.
  3. ___ CROOKER born 11 Jan 1894 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[18] The baby died of infantile convulsions on 3 October 1894 in Woodstock, Oxford, Maine.[19]

[1] 1870 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Bethel, sheet 25A, dwelling 35, family 38, Eli H. Cushman; NARA microfilm publication M593, 550.  1880 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Bethel, Enumeration District (ED) 117, sheet 34B, dwelling 264, family 275, Ransom D. Cummings; NARA microfilm publication T9, 484.

[2] 1900 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Woodstock, Enumeration District (ED) 194, sheet 7B, dwelling 177, family 185, Elbridge Crocker; NARA microfilm publication T623, 596.  1910 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Woodstock, Enumeration District (ED) 197, sheet 2A, dwelling 28, family 34, Elbridge Crocker; NARA microfilm publication T624, 543.

[3] 1920 U.S. census, Oxford County, Maine, population schedule, Woodstock, Enumeration District (ED) 121, sheet 1B, dwelling 15, family 16, Bertie A. Crooker; NARA microfilm publication T625, 647.

[4] Albert Oren Cummins, Cummings Genealogy: Isaac Cummings 1601-1677 of Ipswich in 1638 and some of his descendants, first (Montpelier, Vt.: Argus and Patriot Printing House, 1904), 456; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 April 2016; Vertie A. Cummings.  William B. Lapham, History of Bethel (formerly Sudbury, Canada) Oxford County, Maine: 1768-1890; with a brief sketch of Hanover and family statistics, first (Augusta, ME: Press of the maine Farmer, 1891), 517; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 April 2016; Vertie A. Cummings.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 April 2016), Vertie A. Cummings Crooker; memorial 119490051.

[6] Cummins, Cummings Genealogy, 456.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 April 2016), Vestie A. Cummings and Elbridge Crooker; marriage 1 October 1884.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002324, Elbridge Crooker and Vestie A. Cummings, 1 October 1884; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[7] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 April 2016), Elbridge Crooker; 1908-1922 Vital Records, roll 13.  Lapham, History of Bethel (formerly Sudbury, Canada) Oxford County, Maine, 517.  Cummins, Cummings Genealogy, 456.

[8] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, Elbridge Crooker; 1908-1922 Vital Records, roll 13.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 April 2016), Elbridge Crooker; memorial 119489876.

[10] “United States World War 1 Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918,” images online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Homer Elbridge Crooker; FHL microfilm 1654008.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957,” digital images, Family Search, Family Search (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Homer Elbridge Crooker; citing Maine, World War I Card Index to Soldiers by Town, 1917-1919; FHL folder 004388558.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, ______ Crooker, 27 October 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 April 2016), Homer Elbridge Crooker; memorial 119490520.

[12] Maine Family History Library, “Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Homer E. Crooker and Elizabeth Ring.

[13] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, ______ Crooker, 27 October 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Richard Leon Herrick, Herrick Genealogy: Herrick Genealogical Register: A Genealogical Register of the Name and Family of Herrick from the Settlement of Henerie Hericke, In Salem, Massachusetts, 3rd (Holt, Michigan: Herrick Family Association, 2010), 2058; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 April 2016; Henry Packard Morgan #3164.

[14] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.  State of Maine Department of Human Services, “Maine Death Index, 1960-1997,” index online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 25 April 2016), Annie E. Morgan; city code 17350; certificate 7000648.

[15] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.  Maine Family History Library, “Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016), Henry P. Morgan and Annie E. Crooker.

[16] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.

[17] Herrick, Herrick Genealogy, 2058.

[18] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, baby Crocker, 3 October 1894; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[19] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9921, baby Crocker, 3 October 1894.

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