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BIRTHS 16 November 1700-1800

 

  • Sarah CHIPMAN was born 16 November 1724 in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Reverend John and Rebecca (HALE) CHIPMAN; wife of John LEACH.
  • Mary LADD was born 16 November 1746 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut[2]; daughter of Samuel and Hannah (HARTSHORN) LADD; wife of Nathan COOLEY and Ephraim DOW.
  • Ruth BISHOP was born 16 November 1759 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts[3]; daughter of James and Deborah (SAMPSON) BISHOP; wife of Noah STURTEVANT.
  • Barnabas CHIPMAN was born 16 November 1768 in Sheffield, Berkshire, Massachusetts[4]; son of Thomas and Bethiah (FULLER) CHIPMAN; husband of Mary SMITH.
  • Nahum Moses MORRILL was born 16 November 1768 in Biddeford, York, Maine[5]; son of Reverend Moses and Hannah (JORDAN) MORRILL; husband of Sarah Elisha LITTLEFIELD.
  • Moses JELLISON was born 16 November 1776 in South Berwick, York, Maine[6]; son of George and Elizabeth (WADLIN) JELLISON; died 16 January 1777.
  • William APPLETON was born 16 November 1786 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts[7]; son of Reverend Joseph and Mary (HOOK) APPLETON; husband of Mary Ann CUTLER.
  • Amos ABBOT was born 16 November 1791 in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire[8]; son of Nathan and Phebe (ABBOT) ABBOT; husband of Sally Gould FOSTER.
  • Lydia Curtis JORDAN was born 16 November 1796/6 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine[9]; daughter of James and Lydia (BARNES) JORDAN; wife of Stephen MERRILL.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 20 [Sarah Chipman #56].  Susan E. Roser, “Mayflower Births and Deaths, Vol. 1 and 2,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 November 2017), Sarah Chipman; 16 November 1724.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 13 November 2017), Sarah Chipman; Beverly Family Records page 90.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 October 2017), Mary Ladd; FHL microfilm 7450345.

[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 14 November 2017), Ruth Bushup; FHL microfilm 0874028 IT 2.

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 37, 79 [Barnabas Chipman #251].  Heritage Consulting, compiled, “Millennium File,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 14 November 2017), Barnabas Chipman; 16 November 1768, 21 February 1832, 9 October 1791.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 32 [Nahum Morrill #233].

[6] “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].

[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 14 November 2017), William Appleton; FHL microfilm 0547195 IT 1.

[8] New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 14 November 2017), Amos Abbot; FHL microfilm 1000480.

[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 14 November 2017), Lydia Curtis Jordan; FHL microfilm 12011.

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BIRTHS 2 November 1700-1800

 

  • Captain Ralph Tristram JORDAN was born 2 November 1764 in Biddeford, York, Maine[1]; he was the son of Judge Rishworth and Abigail (GERRISH) JORDAN; husband of Mary “Molly” FURNALD.
  • Daniel EMERY was born 2 November 1765 in Dracut, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; he was the son of Ambrose and Catherine (FOSTER) EMERY; died 25 December 1765.
  • Alexander JUNKINS was born 2 November 1782 in Saco, York, Maine[3]; son of Captain Paul and Sarah (JORDAN) JUNKINS; husband of Mary “Polly” CLEAVES.
  • Elizabeth SNOW was born 2 November 1789 in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Captain Samuel and Abigail (JORDAN) SNOW; wife of Abijah LINSCOTT
  • Sarah JORDAN was born 2 November 1792 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[5]; daughter of John and Dorcas (DAVIS) JORDAN; wife of William ROLFE.

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 30 [Captain Ralph Tristram Jordan #219].

[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 27 November 2017), Daniel 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), Daniel 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), Daniel Emery; 2 November 1765; 25 December 1765.  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.

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 68 [Alexander Junkins #802].

[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 14 October 2018), Elizabeth Snow; FHL microfilm 928294, 10595, 10596.

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9812, 1002615, Sarah Jordan, 2 November 1792; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 17 December 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  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 December 2014), Sarah Jordan; FHL microfilm 9812, 12052.

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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 13 August 1700-1800

 

  • Daniel RIDER was born 13 August 1717 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) RYDER; husband of Rachel SIMMONS.
  • Patience BRIDGES was born 13 August 1742 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Daniel and Thankful (JELLISON) BRIDGES; wife of Moses EATON.
  • Abigail PAUL was born 13 August 1770 in Kittery, York, Maine[3]; daughter of Stephen and Bathsheba (WEARE) PAUL.
  • Hannah PERKINS was born 13 August 1775 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[4]; daughter of Daniel and Abigail (PENNY) PERKINS; wife of Edward WIGHT.
  • Jonathan CONNABLE was born 13 August 1776 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[5]; son of Samuel and Rebecca (RYTHER) CONNABLE; husband of Asenath WRIGHT.
  • Hannah CHIPMAN was born 13 August 1777[6]; daughter of John and Hannah (MOSES) CHIPMAN; died 1780.
  • Anna “Nancy” CHIPMAN was born 13 August 1783[7]; daughter of Benjamin and Anna (PORTER) CHIPMAN.
  • Jane ALLINE was born 13 August 1786[8]; she was the daughter of Doctor Benjamin and Anna (LOWELL) ALLINE; wife of B. F. FOSTER.
  • Agnes NASON was born 13 August 1792 in Berwick, York, Maine[9]; daughter of Captain Joshua and Abigail (CURTIS) NASON; died 26 July 1838.
  • Catherine Mann JORDAN was born 13 August 1792 in Otisfield, Oxford, Maine[10]; daughter of Timothy and Esther (MANN) JORDAN; wife of David HIGGINS.
  • Wealthy MORTON was born 13 August 1795 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[11]; daughter of James and Susanna (DYER) MORTON; died 1884.
  • Elizabeth JOHNSON was born 13 August 1798 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[12]; daughter of John and Dorcas (JORDAN) JOHNSON.

[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 14 August 2015), Daniel Rider; FHL microfilm 872789, 164693.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 August 2015), Daniel Rider; Sherborn page 61; image 352 of 1165.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 August 2015), Daniel Rider; Vital Record Transcripts; Sherborn Births, page 78.

[2] 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.  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 access 31 July 2013), Patience Bridges.

[3] 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 20 August 2015), Abigail Paul; FHL microfilm 11322.

[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 4 August 2018), Hannah PERKINS; FHL microfilm 11752.

[5] Mary M. DeBolt, Historian General, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. LXXIV (74), print (Washington, D. C.: Press of Judd & Detweiller, Inc., 1924), 369-370; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; descendant of Samue Cunnabell/Connable.  Dr. Elvira Stevens Barney, The Stevens Genealogy: embracing branches of the family descended from Puritan Ancestry, New England Families no Traceable to Puritan Ancestry and Miscellaneious Branches Wherever Found; Extended Account of the Line of Descent from 1650 to the Present Time of the Author, print (Salt Lake City, Utah: Skelton Publishing Co., 1907), 206-207; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 13 July 2018; Samuel Cunnabell 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 19 July 2018), Jonathan Connable; FHL microfilm 772617, 893958.  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 19 July 2018), Jonthan Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 70 [Hannah Chipman #589].

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 34 [Anna/Nancy Chipman #221].

[8] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 36, Jane Alline; #93.VI.4; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[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 4 August 2018), Agnes Nason; FHL microfilm 12241.

[10] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 296, 628 [Catherine Mann Jordan #4296].

[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 18 January 2018), Wealthy Morton; FHL microfilm 10930, 1033703.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002654, 000009834, Wealthy Morton, 13 August 1795; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 18 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[12][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 16 September 2015), Elizabeth Johnson; FHL microfilm 10814.

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BIRTHS 6 August 1700-1800

 

  • Mary LADD was born 6 August 1702 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Daniel and Susannah (HARTSHORN) LADD; wife of Jonathan JOHNSON.
  • Lilburn ANDREWS was born 6 August 1760 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Nathaniel and Sarah (LINDALL) ANDREWS.
  • John Messer LOWELL was born 6 August 1762 in Nottingham, Rockingham, New Hampshire[3]; son of Stephen and Lydia (MESSER) LOWELL; died 1840.
  • Sarah SMITH was born 6 August 1784 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Benjamin and Bridget (JORDAN) SMITH; wife of Joshua K. BRYANT and Samuel FILES.
  • Aaron APPLETON was born 6 August 1786 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire[5]; son of Deacon Isaac and Mary (ADAMS) APPLETON; husband of Eunice ADAMS and Keziah BIXBY.
  • Elizabeth “Betsey” FOSTER was born 6 August 1788 in East Machias, Washington, Maine[6]; daughter of Levi and Sarah (BEAL) FOSTER; wife of George Halliburton AVERY.
  • Elizabeth WESCOTT was born 6 August 1790 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[7]; daughter of Andrew and Marcy (PERKINS) WESCOTT; wife of James MASON and Thomas WILLIAMSON.
  • Alphia DYER was born 6 August 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Maine[8]; daughter of Caleb Anthony and Mary (RANDALL) DYER; died 8 October 1838; twin of Octavia DYER below.
  • Octavia DYER was born 6 August 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Maine[9]; daughter of Caleb Anthony and Mary (RANDAL) DYER; died 1863; twin of Alphia DYER above.
  • Francis HALL was born 6 or 8 August 1796 in Kennebec County, Maine[10]; son of Calvin and Tabitha (JELLISON) HALL; husband of Martha GETCHELL.
  • Joseph Cates RICH was born 6 August 1799 in Otisfield, Cumberland, Maine[11]; son of Samuel and Elizabeth (CATES) RICH.

[1] Franklin Ladd Bailey, The Genealogy of Thomas Ruggles of Roxbury, 1637, to Thomas Ruggles, of Pomfred, Conn, and Rutland, Vt.: the genealogy of Alitheah Smith, of Hampton, Conn., the wife of Thomas Ruggles, and the genealogy of the descendants – in part – of Samuel Ladd of Haverhill, Mass., print (1896), 41; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 10 August 2017; Daniel Ladd 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 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; FHL microfilm 14767.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lead Ladd; 1702.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; Haverhill, Vital Record Transcripts; Haverhill Births p. 202.

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

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 57, John Messer Lowell; #152.IV; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 22 October 2015.

[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 August 2018), Sarah SMITH; FHL microfilm 12052.

[5] Isaac Appleton Jewett, Memorial of Samuel Appleton, of Ipswich, Massachusetts: with genealogical notices of some of his descendants (Boston: Bolles and Houghton, 1850), 38; images online, Houston Public Library, Houston Library (www.houstonlibrary.org : online 24 October 2015; Aaron Appleton; #93-4.

[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 2 August 2018), Betsey Foster; FHL microfilm 11562.

[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 17 March 2015), Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Alphia Dyer, 6 August 1792; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 19 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[9] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Octavia Dyer, 6 August 1792; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 19 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] History of Litchfield and an Account of it’s Centennial Celebration (Augusta: Kennebec Journal Print, 1897), 152; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 August 2013; Calvin Hall.  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 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL mcirofilm 11329.  Unknown, Gatchell/Getchell Descendants, print (self, n.d.), 94; images online, Newhouse Getchell, Newhouse Getchell (www.newhousegetchell.net : online 10 December 2017; Martha Gatchell [#251].

[11] William Samuel Spurr, A History of Otisfield, Cumberland County, Maine: from the origianal grant to the close of the year 1944, print (1944; reprint, Maine: 1944), 55, Samuel Rich and family; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 June 2017.

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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 4 April 1700-1800

  • James ABBOT born 4 April 1704 in Berwick, York, Maine[1]; son of Walter and Elizabeth (KEY) ABBOT; husband of Martha DREW.
  • Abraham BOWDEN born 4 April 1712 in York, York, Maine[2]; son of Abraham and Martha (WORMWOOD) BOADEN.
  • John WOOD born 4 April 1715 in Mansfield, Tolland, Connecticut[3]; son of Thomas and Abigail (HARTSHORN) WOOD; husband of Lydia MACK.
  • Sarah LOWELL born 4 April 1745 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of George and Elizabeth (MORSE) LOWELL.
  • Lydia EMERY born 4 April 1768 or 12 April 1769 in Dracut, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; daughter of Ambrose and Catherine (FOSTER) EMERY; wife of Abel WILLEY.
  • Joseph MOORE born 4 April 1776 in Trenton, Hancock, Maine[6]; son of Joseph S. and Olive (GILPATRICK) MOORE; husband of Margaret MCFARLAND.
  • Charles STEVENS born 4 April 1786 in Norway, Oxford, Maine[7]; son of Nathaniel and Rebecca (COBB) STEVENS; died 17 May 1815.
  • Anna “Annie” FLETCHER born 4 April 1789 in Mariaville, Hancock, Maine[8]; daughter of William Carr and Lydia Jane (HARDISON) FLETCHER; died 4 June 1871.
  • Lucetta LOWELL born 4 April 1790 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire[9]; daughter of Peter and Eunice (FRINK) LOWELL; wife of Reverend Jesse COBURN.

[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 May 2017), James Abbot; FHL microfilm 11322.  William Richard Cutter, editorial supervisor, Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs: Relating to the families of Middlesex County, Massachusetts (1908; reprint, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, n.d.), 1021-1023, Walter Abbot; vol. 3; digital images, The Internet Archive, Internet Archive Open Library (archive.org : online 7 February 2018.

[2] 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 26 August 2013), Abraham Bowden his children born in York of Martha his wife.

[3] 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 11 March 2018), John Wood; FHL batch 7450379.

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 45, Sarah Lowell; #107.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 17 October 2015.

[5] “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.

[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 5 March 2015), Joseph Moore; FHL microfilm 12268.  Daniel Y. McFarland, Genealogy of the McFarland Family of Hancock County, Maine (Middlebury, Vt.: Press of Seymour brothers, 1910), 5; images online, Internet Archive (www.archive.org : online 13 March 2015; Margaret McFarland.

[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 11 March 2018), Charles Stevens; FHL microfilm 11588.

[8] 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 March 2018), Anna Fletcher; FHL microfilm 10580.

[9] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 80, Lucetta Lowell; #238.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 November 2015.

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