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BURIALS Lisbon, Lisbon Falls, Mechanic Falls, Poland, Wales Corner and Wales, Androscoggin, Maine

Lisbon Center Cemetery, Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Abel G. JACKSON born 11 June 1826, died 12 February 1891; son of Elias and Lydia (GODDARD) JACKSON; husband of Caroline M. LEWIS and Julia A. BRANNEN.[1]
  • Ada Meletta JACKSON born 17 April 1857, died 31 December 1858; daughter of Abel G. and Caroline M. (LEWIS) JACKSON.[2]
  • Edmund W. “Eddie” JACKSON born 2 September 1858, died 28 June 1930; son of Abel G. and Caroline M. (LEWIS) JACKSON.[3]
  • Frank K. JACKSON born March 1863, died 19 June 1925; son of Abel G. and Caroline M. (LEWIS) JACKSON.[4]
  • Abijah JORDAN born 20 May 1801, died 1877; son of Abijah Y. and Elizabeth (STANWOOD) JORDAN; husband of Charity PLUMMER and Louisa BOOKER.[5]
  • Alfred Emery JORDAN born 23 February 1831, died 12 June 1917; son of James and Deborah (GARCELON) JORDAN; husband of Susan Jane BLAKE and Anna F. FITZGERALD.[6]
  • Arthur Elroy JORDAN born 28 August 1879, died 6 January 1954; son of Franklin A. and Mary A. (BRANN) JORDAN; husband of Nellie F. HOGAN and Solome Rebecca BARTLEY.[7]
  • Franklin A. “Frank” Jordan born 27 January 1850, died 15 April 1918; son of Abijah and Louisa (BOOKER) JORDAN; husband of Mary A. BRANN.[8]
  • Nellie M. JORDAN born 7 May 1866, died 1924; daughter of Alfred Emery and Susan Jane (BLAKE) JORDAN.[9]
  • Sarah STROUT born 1773, died 1829; daughter of Joshua and Elizabeth (COBB) STROUT; wife of Nathaniel GERRISH.[10]

Hillside Cemetery, Lisbon Falls, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Lizzie F. HALL born 1877, died 1945; daughter of William D. and Elizabeth J. (JORDAN) HALL; wife of John B. CRESSEY.[11]
  • Edwin Jordan HARRINGTON born 16 December 1872, died July 1962; son of Henry Charles and Harriet Newell (JORDAN) HARRINGTON; husband of Sarah Eunice MERRILL.[12]
  • Charity Etta HEWEY born 10 July 1854, died 1928; daughter of Arthur Edgecomb and Joanna H. (JORDAN) HEWEY; unmarried.[13]
  • John B. HEWEY born 25 January 1852, died 1930; son of Arthur Edgecomb and Joanna H. (JORDAN) HEWEY; husband of Laura Ann BUNKER.[14]
  • Elizabeth J. JORDAN born 28 March 1845, died 1935; daughter of Abijah and Charity (PLUMMER) JORDAN; wife of William D. HALL.[15]
  • Joanna H. JORDAN born 7 March 1828, died 1918; daughter of Abijah and Charity (PLUMMER) JORDAN; wife of Arthur Edgecomb HEWEY.[16]
  • Margaret Elizabeth “Lizzie” VARNEY born 23 July 1853, died 13 March 1915; daughter of James Alvin and Hannah Abigail (RICH) VARNEY; wife of Melvin A. CROSMAN/CROSSMAN.[17]

Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanic Falls, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Adelbert Llewellyn QUIMBY born 3 November 1888, died 11 August 1918; son of Franklin and Clara A. (BRAY) QUIMBY; died in a motorcycle accident.[18]
  • Beatrice Ethel QUIMBY born 21 March 1895, died 9 January 1896; daughter of Franklin and Clara A. (BRAY) QUIMBY.[19]
  • Franklin “Frank” QUIMBY born 15 November 1854, died 28 June 1914; son of Ambrose C. and Sarah Ann (JORDAN) QUIMBY; husband of Clara A. BRAY.[20]

White Oak Hill Cemetery, Poland, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Mary JORDAN born 29 October 1813, died 30 December 1888; daughter of David and Olive (BROWN) JORDAN; wife of Peter B. ESTES.[21]

Locust Cemetery, Poland, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Abigail DRESSER born 29 November 1810, died 11 April 1852; daughter of Richard and Lydia (JORDAN) DRESSER; wife of Nathaniel JORDAN.[22]
  • Sarah N. “Sally” DRESSER born 24 March 1807, died 2 March 1855; daughter of Richard and Lydia (JORDAN) DRESSER; wife of Zenas WESTON.[23]
  • George E. KNIGHT born 17 August 1817, died 9 December 1900; son of Isaac and Lydia (JORDAN) KNIGHT; husband of Mary PRATT; died in prison after murdering his wife.[24]

Highland Cemetery, West Poland, Androscoggin, Maine

  • David JORDAN born 20 June 1773, died 3 July 1850; son of Samuel and Sarah (JACKSON) JORDAN; husband of Olive BROWN and Hannah FERNALD.[25]
  • Hannah Emery JORDAN born 23 October 1834, died 14 September 1856; daughter of David and Hannah (FERNALD) JORDAN.[26]

Pond Road Cemetery, Wales Corner, Androscoggin, Maine

  • William FOGG born 7 October 1799, died 30 May 1876; son of Benjamin and Jane (FOGG) FOGG; husband of Mary CUSHING.[27]

Mitchell Cemetery, Wales, Androscoggin, Maine

  • George W. MARR born 23 November 1845, died 23 January 1847; son of James and Mary (BLANCHARD) MARR.[28]

 

 

[1] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), Abel G. Jackson; memorial 1003262401.

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), Ada M. Jackson; memorial 100326465.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), E. W. Jackson; memorial 100326560.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2017), Frank K. Jackson; memorial 100326606.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 April 2018), Abijah Jordan; memorial 43983071.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 712-3 [Alfred E. Jordan #5132].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 January 2015), Alfred E. Jordan; memorial 53965752.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 348 [Arthur E. Jordan #5081].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 January 2015), Arthur E. Jordan; memorial 78536549.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 January 2016), Frank A. Jordan; memorial 43983129.  Maine State Library, “Maine, J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection, CA 1780-1999,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 January 2016), Frank A. Jordan; FHl microfilm 002171131.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 January 2015), Nellie M. Jordan; memorial 100328296.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 March 2015), Sarah Strout Gerrish; memorial 53923041.

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 347 [Lizzie F. Hall #5079].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 February 2018), Lizzie E. Hall Cressey; memorial 125449824.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 August 2017), Edwin James Harrington; memorial 168073558.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 347 [Charity Etta Jordan #5067].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 February 2018), Charity Etta Hewey; memorial 125520627.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 25 January 2016), John B. Hewey; memorial 50186845.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 February 2016), Elizabeth Jordan Hall; memorial 125449889.

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 346 [Joanna H. Jordan #1814].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 February 2018), Joanna H. Jordan Hewey; memorial 125520399.

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 March 2018), Margaret E. Varney Crosman; memorial 49612056.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010100, Margaret E. Crossman, 13 March 1915; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 3 April 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), A Llewellyn Quimby; memorial 99510318.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), E. Beatrice Quimby; memorial 99510334.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 February 2018), Frank L. Quimby; memorial 99510337.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), Mary Jordan Estes; memorial 70901743.

[22] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 April 2015), Abigail Jordan; memory 95355225.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 March 2017), Sarah N. “Sally” Dresser Weston; memorial #95354008.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), George Knight; memorial 72948943.

[25] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), David Jordan; memorial 65600246.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 April 2018), Hannah Emery Jordan; memorial 125437120.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 January 2016), William Fogg; memorial 65086345.

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 November 2017), George W. D. Marr; memorial 91607935.

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Birthdays 1 December 1700-1800    

 

  • John WATSON born 1 December 1705 in Bradford, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; son of John and Ruth (HARTSHORN) WATSON; husband of Honour MAHONEY.
  • Tabitha BRAGDON born 1 December 1723 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Samuel and Tabitha (BANKS) BRAGDON; wife of Stephen LONGFELLOW.
  • Thomas COBB born 1 December 1739 in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts[3]; son of Nathaniel and Susanna (BACON) COBB; died 28 October 1765.
  • Elizabeth HASELTINE born 1 December 1752 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of John and Ruth (LADD) HAZELTINE; wife of James CHASE.
  • Lydia JORDAN born 1 December 1786 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[5]; daughter of Solomon and Sarah (STAPLES) JORDAN; wife of Richard DRESSER.
  • Charles JORDAN born 1 December 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine[6]; son of James and Elizabeth (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Hannah KNAPP.

[1] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 31 August 2013), John, s. Jo[h]n and Ruth, Dec. 1, 1705..

[2] William F. Goodwin, Records of the Proprietors of Narraganset Township, No. 1: now the town of Buxton, York County, Maine, from August 1st, 1733 to January 4th, 1811 with a documentary introduction, print (Concord, N.H.: self, 1871), 378; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 12 June 2017; Tabitha Bragdon.

[3] 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), Thomas Cob; FHL microfilm 0001250 V. 2, 0001250 V. 3, 0001251 V. 4, 0001251 V. 5, 0161967 V. 6, 0161968 V. 10, 0161969 V. 12, 0161969 V. 14, 0161971 V. 20, 0161972 V. 23, 0161972 V. 25, 0161973 V. 27, 0161974 V. 31, 0161974 V. 32, 0161975 V. 33, 0191968 V. 11.

[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 25 October 2017), Elisabeth Haseltine; FHL microfilm 14767.

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Lydia Jordan, 1 December 1786; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 November 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[6][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 27 November 2017), Charles Jordan; FHL microfilm 9812, 10823.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009812, 001002615, Charles Jordan, 1 December 1800; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 November 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

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Elizabeth PARKER

Elizabeth is my fifth cousin three times removed.  She married late in life at age 46 as the second wife of John CUSHING.  She was enumerated with her parents in the 1850 and 1860 in the city of Limington, York, Maine.[1]  She was enumerated in the 1870 census living with her sister Mary’s family (Winthrop B. DRESSER) in Standish, Cumberland, Maine, working in the cotton mills.[2]  She and husband John were enumerated in 1880 in Berkley, Bristol, Massachusetts.[3]  She was enumerated in 1900 living by herself in Berkley, Bristol, Massachusetts.[4]  In 1910 she was enumerated living with step-son John CUSHING in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts.[5]  She died without issue (no children).

Elizabeth PARKER was born 10 October 1832 in Limington, York, Maine.[6]  She was the daughter of Chase and Elizabeth (FOSS) PARKER.  She died 22 September 1911 of gastro enteritis at 30 Harrison Avenue in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts.[7]  She is interred at Mayflower Hill Cemetery in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts.[8]  Elizabeth married John CUSHING 5 December 1878 in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts by Erastus MATTBY.[9]  John was born 11 April 1809 in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[10]  He was the son of Joseph and Marian (HASKINS) CUSHING.  John married first to Hannah B. SEEKELL/SILLKIL after 6 May 1851 in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts.[11]  John died 8 August 1898 in Berkley, Bristol, Massachusetts of old age.[12]  He is interred at Mayflower Hill Cemetery in Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts.[13]

[1] 1850 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Limington, 12; 283B, dwelling 84, family 89, Chase Parker; NARA microfilm publication M432, 276.  1860 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Limington, page 41; 139, dwelling 285, family 321, Chase Parker; FHL microfilm 803450; NARA microfilm publication M653, 450.

[2] 1870 U.S. census, Cumberland County, Maine, population schedule, Standish, 39; page 422A (stamped), dwelling 305, family 309, Winthrop B. Dresser; FHL microfilm 552041; NARA microfilm publication M593, 542.

[3] 1880 U.S. census, Bristol County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Berkley, Enumeration District (ED) 064, 2 B; 15B, dwelling 17, family 20, John Cushing; FHL microfilm 1254522; NARA microfilm publication T9, 522.

[4] 1900 U.S. census, Bristol County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Berkley, Enumeration District (ED) 0097, page 9A, dwelling 203, family 218, Elizabeth Cushing; FHL microfilm 1240634; NARA microfilm publication T623, 634.

[5] 1910 U.S. census, Bristol, Massachusetts, population schedule, Taunton ward 2, Enumeration District (ED) 0232, sheet 8B, dwelling 148, family 203, Elizabeth Cushing; living with John Cushing; FHL microfilm 1374593; NARA microfilm publication T624, 580.

[6] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Taunton: 141 (stamped), registered 606, Elizabeth Cushing; FHL microfilm 2396171; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[7] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Taunton: 141 (stamped), registered 606.

[8] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Tauton: 141 (stamped), registered 606.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 September 2015), Elizabeth Parker Cushing; memorial 121806183.

[9] Massachusetts, United States State Archives, Boston, “Massachusett, Marriages, 1841-1915,” images online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing and Elizabeth Parker; FHL microfilm 1433038.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing and Elizabeth Parker; FHL microfilm 2047678.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing and Elizabet Parker; Taunton; Births, Marriages and Death; p.7.  Massachusetts New England Historic and Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts, “Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915,” online images, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing and Elizabeth Parker; -up through 1910; 1878; p. 138.

[10] 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 : onlin 4 September 2015), John Cushing; FHL microfilm 945016.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing; Middleborough; Births, Marriages and Death; p. 69.

[11] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing and Hannah B. Silkett; Middleborough; Births, Marriages and Deaths; p. 34; Publishments.

[12] New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing; -up through 1902; 1898; p. 149 (stamped).

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 September 2015), John Cushing; memorial 121086077.

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Abigail DRESSER

Abigail is my fifth four times removed through Reverend Robert and Sarah (WINTER) JORDAN, her fourth great grandparents, my eighth great grandparents.  Abigail is related to her husband Nathaniel as first cousins and third cousins.  Nathaniel and Abigail didn’t have any children, during their six year marriage.  Abigail and Nathaniel were enumerated 31 July 1850 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, ME, with a Patience Farr, an unknown relationship.[1]

Abigail DRESSER was born 29 November 1810 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[2]  She was a daughter of Richard and Lydia (JORDAN) DRESSER.  She died 11 April 1852 in Poland, Androscoggin, ME.[3]  She is interred at Locust Cemetery in Poland, Androscoggin, ME.[4]  Abigail married Nathaniel JORDAN 31 October 1847 in Pownal, Cumberland, ME.[5]  Nathaniel was born 3 July 1818 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[6]  He was the son of Richard and Sarah “Sally” (MCKENNEY) JORDAN.  His marriage to Abigail is his third marriage.  His first wife was Sarah Jane WOODBURY; his second wife was Hannah SMITH.[7]  Nathaniel died 2 October 1908.[8]

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Cumberland County, Maine, population schedule, New Gloucester, page 59B, dwelling 27, family 30, Patience Farr; FHL microfilm 9720; NARA microfilm publication M432, 250.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 139, 358 [Abigail Dresser #1889], 139, 140, 358 [Nathaniel Jordan #1905].

[3] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 139, 358 [Abigail Dresser #1889], 139, 140, 358 [Nathaniel Jordan #1905].

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 26 April 2015), Abigail Jordan; memory 95355225.

[5] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 139, 358 [Abigail Dresser #1889], 139, 140, 358 [Nathaniel Jordan #1905].

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

[7] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 31 December 2014), Nathaniel Jordan and Sarah Jane Woodberry; FHL microfilm 10814.  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 1205260, Nathaniel Jordan and Sarah Jane Woodberry, 2 November 1842; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 31 December 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 139, 140, 358 [Nathaniel Jordan #1905].

[8] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 139, 140, 358 [Nathaniel Jordan #1905].

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