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12 October 1700-1800

 

  • Mary BANKS was born 12 October 1708 in York, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Lieutenant Joseph and Elizabeth (HARMON) BANKS; wife of Daniel Whittum BRAGDON.
  • Solomon WOODS was born 12 October 1717 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Isaac and Mary (FAIRBANKS) WOODS; husband of Patience FORBUSH.
  • John CHIPMAN was born 12 October 1745 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut[3]; son of John and Sarah (CHIPMAN) CHIPMAN; husband of Olive DOUGLAS and Sarah WASHBURN.
  • Prudence LELAND was born 12 October 1748 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of Caleb and Judith (MORSE) LELAND; wife of Adam LELAND.
  • Samuel JELLISON was born 12 October 1748 in York, York, Maine[5]; son of Job and Susannah (KINCAID) JELLISON; husband of Phebe TEMPLE.
  • Jonathan CHIPMAN was born 12 October 1757 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut[6]; son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN; died 23 August 1766.
  • Aaron KIMBALL was born 12 October 1788 in Kennebunk, York, Maine[7]; son of James and Elizabeth (GILPATRICK) KIMBALL; died 10 July 1789.

 

[1] Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 114, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 29 September 2018), Mary Banks; v. 110, p. 59.

[2] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 47; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017; Mary Fairbanks and family.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27, 55-56 [John Chipman #134].

[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 21 September 2018), Prudence Lealand; FHL microfilm 872789.

[5] Lester M. Bragdon, “Births in the Upper Parish in York,” The Maine Genealogist, 23 (2001), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 October 2014), Job Jellison and Susanna Churchill children born in York; vol. 23, page 134.

[6][6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Jonathan Chipman #146].

[7][7] 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 29 September 2018), Aaron Kimball; FHL microfilm 11326.

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BIRTHS 17 August 1700-1800

 

  • Hannah RIDER was born 17 August 1712 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) RYDER; died 10 October 1776.
  • Noah Merrill JORDAN was born 17 August 1722 in Kittery, York, Maine[2]; son of Samuel and Mary M. (JORDAN) JORDAN; husband of Sarah MORRILL.
  • Moses LOWELL was born 17 August 1726[3]; son of John and Mary (DAVIS) LOWELL; husband of Sarah BRADBURY.
  • Darius CHIPMAN was born 17 August 1756 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut[4]; son of Samuel and Hannah (AUSTIN) CHIPMAN; husband of Desire BRIGGS, Lydia DICKINSON, Hannah MEAD.
  • Ebenezer Winter CALEF was born 17 August 1760 in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts[5]; son of Joseph C. and Mehitable C. (MILLER) CALEF; husband of Sarah Gardner GIBSON.
  • Sarah CHIPMAN was born 17 August 1773[6]; daughter of Amos and Sarah (BOARDMAN) CHIPMAN; wife of Samuel WILCOX.
  • Joseph Hopkins MARKS was born 17 August 1775 in Castine, Hancock, Maine[7]; son of William and Mary (HOPKINS) MARKS; husband of Hannah DOUGLAS.
  • Sherman JOHNSON was born 17 August 1776 in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts[8]; son of John and Persis (SHERMAN) JOHNSON; died 20 May 1806.
  • Snell WINGATE was born 17 August 1779 in Buxton, York, Maine[9]; son of Snell and Margaret (EMERY) WINGATE; died 22 August 1779.
  • Nahum JELLISON was born 17 August 1783 in Berwick, York, Maine[10]; son of George and Elizabeth (WALDIN) JELLISON; husband of Abigail Tayler CARPENTER.
  • Richard LOWELL was born 17 August 1784 in Saco, York, Maine[11]; son of Samuel and Charity (BERRY) LOWELL; husband of Elizabeth WILSON.
  • Else Marie Christine HILLEN was born 17 August 1791 in Rosenhagen, Neidersachen, Prussia[12]; daughter of Ernst Heinrich and A. Margarette Elisabeth (NUERGEN) HILLEN; wife of Johann Friedrich Wilhelm HIRSCH; she is my third great grandmother.
  • Sarah JORDAN was born 17 August 1800 in Monroe, Waldo, Maine[13]; daughter of James Jr. and Hannah (ROBERTS) JORDAN; wife of Thomas CUNNINGHAM.

[1] 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 6 August 2018), Hannah Rider; FHL microfilm 164693.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 24, 47 [Noah Jordan #119].

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 30-31, Moses Lowell; #80.VIII; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 12 October 2015.

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 26, 51-52 [Darius Chipman #129].

[5] 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 17 June 2017), Ebenezer Winter Calef; FHL microfilm 0873761 IT4.  Mehitable Calef Coppenhagen, John Gibson of Cambridge, Massachusetts: and his descendants, print (self, n.d.), 91-96; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 17 June 2017; VI Sarah Gardner (Sally) Gibson, and family.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1621-1850 (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001–2016), Milton v. 1, p. 13; images online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 November 2017; Ebenezer Winter son of Joseph and Mehitable Calef Aug 17, 1760.  Anne Calef Boardman, Robert Calef of Boston: and some of his descendants, print (Salem, mass.: Essex Institute Historical Collections, 1940), 44-45; images online, Dr. Dallen Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : onlline 17 November 2017; Joseph Calef #28 and family.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 57 [Sarah Chipman #437].

[7] 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 August 2018), Joseph Mark; FHL microfilm 10930.

[8] 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 6 August 2018), Sherman Johnson; FHL microfilm 861127.

[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 3 December 2014), Snell Jr. Wingate; FHL microfilm 10594.

[10] “Early Vital Records of Waterborough, Maine: From the original records in the custody of the Town Clerk,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 90, 91 (1936, 1937), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 10 September 2013), George Jellerson [Jellison].

[11] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 68, Richard Lowell; #185.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 28 October 2015.

[12] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Germany, Marriages, 1558-1929,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 January 2015), Joh. Friedrich Wilh. Hirsch and Else Marie Christine Hille; FHL microfilm 473381.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 124 [Sarah Jordan #1642].

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BIRTHS 22 January 1700-1800

  • Jeremiah HILL born 22 January 1724 in Biddeford, York, Maine[1]; son of Ebenezer and Abiel (SNELL) HILL; husband of Mary LANGDON.
  • Eleazer TWITCHELL born 22 January 1744/5[2]; son of Captain Joseph and Deborah (FAIRBANKS) TWITCHELL.
  • Job BRIDGES born 22 January 1746 in Kittery, York, Maine[3]; son of Daniel and Thankful (JELLISON) BRIDGES.
  • Ruth LADD born 22 January 1749 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut[4]; daughter of Samuel and Hannah (HARTSHORN) LADD.
  • Olive CHIPMAN born 22 January 1768[5]; daughter of John and Olive (DOUGLAS) CHIPMAN.
  • Persis CHPMAN born 22 January 1770[6]; daughter of Ebenezer and Mehetabel (WILCOX) CHIPMAN.
  • Nathaniel FROST born 22 January 1774 in Kittery, York, Maine[7]; son of John and Mary (NOWELL) FROST; husband of Abigail KIMBALL.
  • Elizabeth HASTY born 22 January 1782 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[8]; daughter of Captain David and Susanna (JORDAN) HASTY; wife of Stephen EVANS and John JOHNSON.
  • Rebecca STEVENS born 22 January 1794 in Norway, Oxford, Maine[9]; daughter of Nathaniel and Rebecca (COBB) STEVENS.
  • Sally JORDAN born 22 January 1797 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine[10]; daughter of James and Abigail (DINGLEY) JORDAN; wife of Hugh MILLER.
  • Dominicus JORDAN born 22 January 1797 in Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine[11]; son of Abijah and Elizabeth (STANWOOD) JORDAN; husband of Mercy MERRIMAN.
  • Eunice KIMBALL born 22 January 1799 in Kennebunk, York, Maine[12]; daughter of James and Sarah “Sally” (KIMBALL) KIMBALL.
  • Samuel D. CHIPMAN born 22 January 1800 in Bath County, Kentucky[13]; son of Draper and Sarah (PRICHETT) CHIPMAN; husband of Martha SMITH.

[1] Edgar Yates, “Early Vital Records of Saco and Biddeford, Me.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 71 (1917), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestros.org : online 29 December 2017), Jeremiah Hill; vol. 71, p. 128.

[2] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 48, 62-64; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017.

[3][3] Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 114, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online access 31 July 2013), Patience Bridges.

[4] 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 26 October 2017), Ruth Ladd; FHL microfilm 7450345.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 56 [Olive Chipman #428].

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 30 [Persis Chipman #185].

[7] 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 29 December 2017), Nathaniel Frost; FHL microfilm 11322.

[8] 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 September 2017), Elizabeth Hasty; vol. 88, p. 354.

[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 29 December 2017), Rebecca Stevens; FHL microfilm 11588.

[10] 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 September 2015), Sally Jordan; FHL microfilm 223931.

[11] 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 29 December 2017), Dominicus Jordan; FHL microfilm 11033.

[12] 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 29 December 2017), Eunice Kimball; FHL microfilm 11326.

[13] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 86 [Samuel D. Chipman #287].

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Andrew WESCOTT

Andrew is my first cousin seven times removed.  We are related through his grandparents, my seventh grandparents Andrew and Deborah (WEBBER) WESCOTT.  We are also related through his grandparents, my seventh grandparents John and Elizabeth (PIERCE) PERKINS.  We are also six cousins four times removed.  We are related through John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth great grandparents.  Andrew was enumerated in the 1790 census taken in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[1]

Andrew WESCOTT was born 16 February 1768 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[2]  He died 1 December 1833.  Andrew married Marcy PERKINS 15 January 1790 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Marcy was born 20 June 1772 in York, York, ME.  She is the daughter of Isaac and Olive (WEBBER) PERKINS.  She is my second cousin 7 times removed; we are related through her great grandfather, my eighth great grandfather and his second wife Anna LITTLEFIELD.  Marcy died 20 May 1840.

Andrew and Marcy had the following children:

  1. Elizabeth “Betsey” was born 6 August 1790 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[3] She married twice, first to James MASON 18 August 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 30 March 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[4]  Elizabeth married second to Thomas WILLIAMSON in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.
  2. Pelatiah was born 12 January 1793 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[5] He died 30 May 1844.  Pelatiah married Sarah SNOWMAN 13 April 1813 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 21 March 1813 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[6]  Sarah was born 21 Mar 1792 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Sarah is the daughter of John and Comfort (HORNE) SNOWMAN.  Sarah died 15 November 1881 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.
  3. Jeremiah was born 29 November 1795 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[7] He died 23 January 1863. Jeremiah was interred at the Old Wescott Cemetery in Hancock County, ME.[8]   Jeremiah married Keziah CARPENTER 9 December 1820 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 15 October 1820 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[9]  Keziah was born 6 August 1797 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Wilson and Lucy (GRANT) CARPENTER.  Keziah died 9 Jul 1877 in Penobscot, ME.  She is interred at the Old Wescott Cemetery in Hancock County, ME.[10]
  4. Olive was born 11 November 1797 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[11] She died 1877 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She married John CLARK 3 March 1816 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 3 February 1816 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[12]
  5. Captain Robert Pressley, Sr. was born 23 September 1798 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[13] He died 13 December 1866 in Penobscot, Hancock, Me.  He is interred at Perkins-Wescott Cemetery in South Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[14]  He married Sarah GRINDLE 1 January 1823 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 10 November 1822 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[15]  Sarah was born 28 August 1798 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Daniel and Sarah (GRAY) GRINDLE.  Sarah is my first cousin seven times removed through her grandparents, my seventh great grandparents John and Elizabeth (DOOR) GRINDLE.  Sarah died 13 November 1873 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Sarah is interred at Perkins-Wescott Cemetery in South Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[16]
  6. Andrew was born in 1800 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME. He died 29 Jul 1858 in Bucksport, Hancock, ME.  He married twice; first he married Elizabeth WIGHT on 10 November 1831 in ME, intentions filed 8 October 1831 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[17]  Elizabeth was born in Castine, Hancock, ME.  Andrew married second Charlotte (CARLTON) DOUGLAS.
  7. Samuel was born 2 September 1804 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME. He died 9 March 1866 in Brooksville, Hancock, ME.[18]  Samuel married twice; first he married Harriet Elizabeth GRINDLE on 1 January 1834 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[19]  She was born 17 October 1807 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She was the daughter of Stephen and Elizabeth (JOHNSON) GRINDLE.  Harriet is my second cousin six time removed we are related through her great grandparents John and Elizabeth (DOOR) GRINDLE and through her great grandparents Joseph and Mary (JONES) LOWELL.  Harriet died 9 November 1854 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Johnson’s Point Cemetery in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[20]  Samuel married second to Margaret HOWARD 3 March 1855 in Brooksville, Hancock, ME.
  8. Mary Ann was born 22 December 1805 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME. She died 20 January 1898 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Mary married twice; first to Hayti ROBERTS 11 November 1830 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Mary married second to Edward PERKINS on 20 April 1849 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.

[1] 1790 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, Penobscot, line number 5523, Andrew Wescott; image 47; NARA microfilm publication M637, 568142.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Andrew Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.  Steven Edward Sullivan, “Andrew and Deborah (Webber) Wescott of Cape Neddick, York, and Penboscot, Maine,” The American Genealogist, 70 (1995), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 20 March 2015), Andrew Escott, b. 16 Feb. 1768; vol. 70, page 219.

[3] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[4] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), James Mason and Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Palaliah Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[6] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Peletiah Westcot and Sally Snowman; FHL microfilm 11752.

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Jeremiah Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 March 2015), Jeremiah Wescott; memorial 143218606.

[9] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Jeremiah Wescott and Keziah Carpenter; FHL microfilm 11752.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 March 2015), Keziah Carpenter Wescott; memorial 110913482.

[11] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Olive Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.

[12] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), John Clark and Olive Wescot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[13] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Robert Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Capt. Robert Presley Wescott Sr; memorial 52611944.

[15] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Robert Wescott and Sarah Grindle; FHL microfilm 11752.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Robert Wescott and Sarah Grindle; FHL microfilm 10608.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Sarah Grindle Wescott; memorial 52611961.

[17] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Andrew Wescott and Eliza White; FHL microfilm 11752.

[18] Mrs. Walter Meiggs Bush, “Vital Records of Brooksville, Hancock County, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 104, 105, 109 (1950, 1951, 1955), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 20 March 2015), Samuel Wescott died May 9 1866; vol. 109, page 108.

[19] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Samuel Wescott and Harriet E. Grindell; FHL microfilm 11752.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Harriet E. Wescott; memorial 107326651.

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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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