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BIRTHS 18 July 1700-1800

  • Katherine PAUL was born 18 July 1707 in Kittery, York, Maine[1]; she was the daughter of John and Margaret (TOBEY) PAUL; wife of Elezer WIER.
  • John SENTLE was born 18 July 1707 in Kittery, York, Maine[2]; son of William and Joanna (ALCOCK) SENTLE.
  • Joseph CHIPMAN was born 18 July 1755[3]; he was the son of Ebenezer and Mehetabel (WILCOX) CHIPMAN; he died before 1764.
  • Stephen LOWELL was born either 12 July 1756 or 18 July 1756 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[4]; he was the son of Joseph and Mary (JONES) LOWELL; he was captured by Algerian pirates.
  • Bathsheba UNDERWOOD was born 18 July 1767 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; she was the daughter of David and Bathsheba (ADAMS) UNDERWOOD; she died 1 March 1847.
  • Ann GRAFFAM/GRAFTON/GRAFHAM was born 18 July 1781 in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine[6]; she was the daughter of Ephraim and Sarah (GARDNER) GRAFTON.
  • Sarah JORDAN was born 18 July 1788 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[7]; she was the daughter of Roger and Margaret “Peggy” (CRISP) JORDAN; wife of Joseph BROWN and Doctor Joshua LEAVITT.
  • Abigail Paine CHIPMAN was born 18 July 17898[8]; she was the daughter of Hadsell and Martha (HIGGINS) CHIPMAN.

[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 15 July 2018), Katherine Paul; FHL microfilm 11322.

[2] Sybil Noys Charles Thornton Libby, Walter Goodwin Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 620.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 30 [Joseph Chipman #178].

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 46, Stephen Lowell; #114.VI; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 18 October 2015.  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 5 April 2015), Stephen Lowell; FHL microfilm 823653.  Massachusetts Vital Records: Newbury vol. 1, page 290, Stephen Lowel, 18 July 1756; New England Historical and Genealogical Society, online.

[5] 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 29 March 2018), Bathsheba Underwood; FHL microfilm 763666.

[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 15 July 2018), Ann Grafham; FHL microfilm 10595.

[7] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 15 July 2018), Sarah JORDAN; 18 July 1788.

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 81 [Abigail Paine Chipman #709].

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BIRTHS 10 July 1700-1800

  • Love BUTLER was born 10 July 1713 in Berwick, York, Maine[1]; she was the daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth (ABBOT) BUTLER; wife of William FROST.
  • Benjamin CUSHMAN born 10 July 1761 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts[2]; son of Benjamin and Zeruiah (SAMPSON) CUSHMAN; died 23 February 1842 at the Almhouse in Plympton.
  • Abigail NASON born 10 July 1772 in Kennebunkport, York, Maine[3]; daughter of Captain Joshua and Abigail (CURTIS) NASON; wife of Jacob CURTIS.
  • Joshua GRAFFAM/GRAFTON born 10 July 1786 in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine[4]; he was the son of Ephraim and Sarah (GARDNER) GRAFTON.
  • Joseph MELLEN born 10 July 1793[5]; he was the son of William and Lydia (UNDERWOOD) MELLEN.
  • Anna CHIPMAN born 10 July 1795[6]; daughter of Jesse and Mary (WHITE) CHIPMAN; wife of Albion HEATH.
  • Rhoda BAILEY born 10 July 1799 in West Haverhill, Massachusetts[7]; she was the daughter of Woodbridge and Abigail (LOWELL) BAILEY; she died unmarried 26 November 1859.

[1] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009760, 001002389, Loue Butler, 10 July 1713; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 8 July 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[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 3 April 2015), Benjamin Cushman; FHL microfilm 0874028 IT 2.  Henry Wyles Cushman, Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans:: the descendants of Robert Cushman, the Puritan, from the year 1617 to 1855, print (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1855), 133, 174; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 14 March 2018; Benjamin Cushman #55.V and family.

[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 February 2018), Abagail Nason; FHL microfilm 11328.

[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 8 July 2018), Joshua Grafham; FHL microfilm 10595.

[5] Lucien Marcus Underwood, Underwood Families of America: in two volumes, print (Lancaster, PA: Press of the New Eara Printing Company, 1913), 143-144; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 2 April 2018; Joshua Underwood #242.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 58 [Anna Chipman #455].

[7] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 129: 143, Rhoda Bailey; FHL microfilm 960175; FHL microfilm 4282859.

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BURIALS Waldo County, Maine 1700-2000

Boulter Cemetery, South Unity, Waldo, Maine

  • Arabella Rackliff MITCHELL born 10 April 1802, died 6 September 1878; daughter of James and Sarah (RACKLIFF) MITCHELL; wife of Joseph WOODS.[1]
  • Dominicus RACKLIFF born 7 September 1779, died 5 June 1852; son of Benjamin and Sarah (JORDAN) RACKLIFF; husband of Annah SMALL.[2]
  • Lorana RACKLIFF born 26 October 1811, died 20 April 1885; daughter of Dominicus and Annah (SMALL) RACKLIFF; wife of Lorenzo Dow MCGRAY.[3]
  • Amaziah Trueworthy WOODS born 5 October 1834, died 26 May 1914; son of Joseph and Arabella Rackliff (MITCHELL) WOODS.[4]
  • Aubrey James WOODS born 25 April 1860, died 6 December 1914; son of Amaziah Trueworthy and Olive Murch (BOYNTON) WOODS; husband of Annie Mable PARSONS.[5]

Burnham Village Cemetery, Burnham, Waldo, Maine

  • Harriet N. BROWN born 4 March 1829, died 17 January 1892; daughter of Jeremiah and Eleanor J. (GARDNER) BROWN; wife of Jonathan B. BAGLEY.[6]
  • August Olive GOWEN born 11 October 1837, died 24 June 1912; daughter of George and Anna (ABBOT) GOWEN; wife of Franklin “Frank” MUDGETT.[7]
  • Annie M. MUDGETT born 14 June 1862, died 8 September 1876; daughter of Franklin and Augusta Olive (GOWEN) MUDGETT.[8]
  • Frank E. MUDGETT born 19 November 1860, died 28 April 1882; son of Franklin and Augusta Olive (GOWEN) MUDGETT.[9]
  • Lizzie H. MUDGETT born 19 July 1864, died 14 October 1887; daughter of Franklin and Augusta Olive (GOWEN) MUDGETT; wife of Bert F. WEBB.[10]

Chase Yard Cemetery, Jackson, Waldo, Maine

  • Emily EVANS born 22 May 1805, died 1870; daughter of Stephen and Elizabeth (HASTY) EVANS; wife of Elnatan WHITE.[11]
  • Elizabeth “Betsey) HASTY born 22 January 1782, died 17 April 1864; daughter of Captain David and Susanna (JORDAN) HASTY; wife of Stephen EVANS and John JOHNSON.[12]
  • Asa JACKSON born 1800, died 4 July 1829; son of Robert and Olive (FARNHAM) JACKSON.[13]
  • Lucy JACKSON born 26 January 1787, died 17 March 1828; daughter of Robert and Olive (FARNHAM) JACKSON; wife of Ezekiel T. HATCH.[14]
  • Patience JACKSON born 10 September 1794, died 19 March 1884; daughter of Robert and Olive (FARNHAM) HATCH; wife of Amos HATCH.[15]
  • Wealthy H. WHITE born 15 April 1832, died 1856; daughter of Elnathan and Emily (EVANS) WHITE; wife of Charles C. GRAY.[16]

East Northport Cemetery, East Northport, Waldo, Maine

  • Margaret E. BARRETT born 10 August 1830, died 3 October 1849; daughter of Daniel and Bethiah Wadlin (JORDAN) BARRETT.[17]

East Thorndike Cemetery, Thorndike, Waldo, Maine

  • David HASTY born 16 April 1831, died 18 September 1808 or 1818; son of David and Betsey (WATSON) HASTY; husband of Louisa M. WHITE.[18]

Evans Corner Cemetery, Waldo County, Maine

  • Sarah “Sally” EATON born 8 May 1797, died 28 April 1873; daughter of James and Hannah (JORDAN) EATON; wife of Joseph ELLIS.[19] [also listed as buried at Ellis Cemetery in Waldo County, Maine.[20]

Farwell Cemetery, Unity, Waldo, Maine

  • Benjamin Jordan RACKLIFF born 10 September 1771, died 25 May 1849; son of Benjamin and Sarah (JORDAN) RACKLIFF, husband of Mary SMALL.[21]
  • Sarah “Sally” RACKLIFF born 22 May 1782, died 16 June 1864; daughter of Benjamin and Sarah (JORDAN) RACKLIFF; wife of James MITCHELL.[22]

First Settlers Cemetery, Brooks, Waldo, Maine

  • Calvin EATON born 18 February 1804, died 1832; son of James and Hannah (JORDAN) EATON.[23]

Grant-Littlefield Cemetery, Winterport, Waldo, Maine

  • Anne WESCOTT born 17 October 1777, died November 1837; daughter of Captain William Post and Elizabeth (PERKINS) WESCOTT; wife of Richard FREEMAN.[24]

Grove Cemetery, Belfast, Waldo, Maine

  • Aaron EATON born 10 April 1800, died 17 March 1878; son of John and Sally (PICKERING) EATON; husband of Eunice NASH.[25]

Kimball Yard Cemetery, Jackson, Waldo, Maine

  • Elizabeth HASTY born 15 March 1820, died 26 July 1854; daughter of Benjamin and Sarah (EVANS) HASTY; wife of Caleb Young KIMBALL.[26]

Hill Cemetery, Winterport, Waldo, Maine

  • Lydia Perkins HATCH born 14 April 1809, died 29 March 1872; daughter of Mark and Lydia (PERKINS) HATCH; wife of Tobias Oakman THOMPSON.[27]

Marriner Cemetery, Searsmont, Waldo, Maine

  • Abial JORDAN born 12 January 1821, died 21 May 1879; son of Benjamin and Lucy (JORDAN) JORDAN; husband of Harriet ORDWAY.[28]
  • Melissa D. JORDAN born 21 April 1845, died 19 November 1863; daughter of Abial and Harriet (ORDWAY) JORDAN.[29]
  • Ellen J. “Nellie” WOODS born 16 January 1845, died 1918; daughter of Joseph and Arabella Rackliff (MITCHELL) WOODS; wife of John L. CRIE.[30]

Mt. Recluse Cemetery, Stockton Springs, Waldo, Maine

  • Ephraim PENDELTON born 28 March 1818/9, died 6 April 1895; son of Joseph and Wealthy (THOMAS) PENDELTON; husband of Ann GILKEY.[31]

Oak Hill Cemetery, Winterport, Waldo, Maine

  • Lucy Foster THOMPSON born 28 June 1843, died 2 December 1845; daughter of Tobias Oakman and Lydia Perkins HATCH.[32]
  • Tobias Oakman THOMPSON born 17 June 1846, died 13 May 1847; son of Tobias Oakman and Lydia Perkins (HATCH) THOMPSON.[33]

Pilley Cemetery, Brooks, Waldo, Maine

  • Judith EATON born 17 November 1793, died 21 October 1840; daughter of James and Hannah (JORDAN) EATON; wife of James HOUSTON.[34]
  • Sylvanus EATON born 17 July 1807, died 1842; son of James and Hannah (JORDAN) EATON; died unmarried.[35]
  • Julia Ann DINGLEY born 16 July 1807, died 13 August 1893; daughter of Jeremiah and Lucy (GARCELON) DINGLEY; wife of Socrates DOWN.[36]
  • Hannah JORDAN born 1770, died 1842; daughter of James and Mehitable (PLAISTED) JORDAN; wife of James EATON.[37]

Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Freedom, Waldo, Maine

  • Adoniram Judson BILLINGS born 3 December 1826, died 6 February 1900; son of John and Jane (GRAY) BILLINGS; husband of Ann E. CLEMENT and Lucinda M. SPROWL.[38]
  • Annie Judson BILLINGS born February 1865, died 18 October 1944; daughter of Dr. Adoniram Judson and Ann E. (CLEMENT) BILLINGS; wife of James Wardell LIBBY.[39]
  • Jane “Jenny” GRAY born 1785, died 16 July 1843; daughter of Samuel and Mercy (WATSON) GRAY; wife of John BILLINGS.[40]

Pond Cemetery #1, Unity, Waldo, Maine

  • Lydia ABBOT born 19 January 1815, died 15 July 1866; daughter of George and Rhoda Snow (WHITMAN) ABBOT; wife of Samuel STRONG.[41]
  • Hiram W. STRONG born 1848, died 1862; son of Samuel and Lydia (ABBOT) STRONG.[42]
  • Bessie Lela WOODS born 28 September 1905, died 20 January 1999; daughter of John and Ida May (BESSEY) WOODS; wife of Elbridge LANG.[43]
  • John WOODS born 16 October 1877, died 14 May 1936; son of Amaziah Trueworthy and Olive Murch (BOYNTON) WOODS; husband of Ida May BESSEY.[44]
  • Mercil Boynton WOODS born 28 December 1901, died 9 September 1972; son of John and Ida May (BESSEY) WOODS.[45]

Pond Cemetery #2, Unity, Waldo, Maine

  • Glennis Maude WOODS born 3 June 1912, died 12 January 1972; daughter of John and Ida May (BESSEY) WOODS; wife of Cecil Albert DALTON.[46]

Quaker Hill Cemetery, Unity, Waldo, Maine

  • Sarah JORDAN born 1747, died 1839; daughter of Dominicus and Phebe (GRAY) JORDAN; wife of Benjamin RACKLIFF and Ebenezer PATEE.[47]
  • Olive Flora WOODS born 8 September 1905, died 5 March 1966; daughter of John and Ida May (BESSEY) WOODS; wife of Arthur Chester HALEY.[48]

Rose Cemetery, Brooks, Waldo, Maine

  • Samuel Louis RICH born 25 April 1797, died 28 March 1874; son of Joel and Elizabeth S. (CATES) RICH; husband of Sally Batcheldon DURGIN.[49]

Smith Cemetery, Palermo, Waldo, Maine

  • Daniel Lewis MATTHEWS born 13 February 1879, died 18 October 1965; son of Daniel Weed and Elizabeth (ADAMS) MATTHEWS; husband of Olive Ada MARDEN.[50]

South Belfast Cemetery, Waldo County, Maine

  • Hannah PERKINS born 13 August 1775, died 15 May 1853; daughter of Daniel and Abigail (PENNY) PERKINS; wife of Edward WIGHT.[51]
  • John WIGHT born 25 August 1809, died 10 May 1889; son of Edward and Hannah (PERKINS) WIGHT; husband of Caroline PAUL.[52]
  • Nathan WIGHT born 14 July 1795, died 9 July 1891; son of Edward and Hannah (PERKINS) WIGHT; husband of Pamelia Oakes KELLAR.[53]

Stiles Cemetery, Jackson, Waldo, Maine

  • Elizabeth S. CATES born 1758-1760, died 12 July 1851; daughter of Joseph and Deborah (COBB) CATES; wife of Joel RICH.[54]
  • Benjamin HASTY born 16 December 1787, died 17 February 1870; son of Captain David and Susanna (JORDAN) HASTY; husband of Sarah “Sally” EVANS.[55]
  • Daniel HASTY born 31 March 1816, died 21 June 1886; son of Benjamin and Sarah (EVANS) HASTY; husband of Eleanor WHITE.[56]
  • Captain David HASTY born between 1756-1758, died 8 October 1836; son of Robert and Hannah (JORDAN) HASTY; husband of Susanna JORDAN.[57]
  • Israel Thorndyke RICH born 15 January 1807, died 20 March 1897; son of Joel and Elizabeth S. (CATES) RICH.[58]
  • Joseph RICH born 31 March 1787, died 21 July 1869; son of Joel and Elizabeth S. (CATES) RICH; husband of Judith Ann JACKSON.[59]
  • Levi Lorin RICH born 6 March 1801, died 23 November 1868; son of Joel and Elizabeth S. (CATES) RICH; husband of Judith Ann SWETT.
  • Thomas RICH born 8 January 1782, died 13 May 1827; son of Joel and Elizabeth S. (CATES) RICH; husband of Susan.[60]

[1] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Arabella Rackliff Mitchell Woods; memorial 29678514.

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 January 2016), Dominicus Rackliff; memorial 29666520.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 January 2016), Lorana Rackliff McGray; memorial 29660607.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Amaziah Trueworthy Woods; memorial 29679814.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Aubrey James Woods; memorial 29679840.

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 July 2017), Harriet N. Brown Bagley; memorial 16168664.  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 17 July 2017), Harriet Bagley; 17 January 1892.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9889, Harriet Bagley, 17 January 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 July 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 September 2015), Augusta Olive Gowen Mudgett; memorial 19079041.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 September 2015), Annie M. Mudgett; memorial 19079043.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 September 2015), Frank E. Mudgett; memorial 19079046.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 September 2015), Lizzie H. Mudgett Webb; memorial 19079049.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 September 2017), Emily Evans White; memorial 167317432.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 September 2017), Elizabeth “Betsy” Hasty Evans; memorial 48063719.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 January 2018), Asa Jackson; memorial 48028062.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Lucy Hatch; memorial 48065144.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Patience Hatch; memorial 48064117.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Wealthy H. White Gray; memorial 167967519.

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 June 2017), Margaret E. Barrett; memorial 69957763.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 15 June 2017), Margaret E. Barrett; FHL microfilm 001315025.  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 15 June 2017), Margaret E. Barrett; FHL microfilm 002148482.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 January 2018), David Hasty; memorial 38766087.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 14 January 2018), David Hasty; FHL microfilm 001315225.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 6 July 2017), Sarah Eaton Ellis; memorial 160503992.

[20] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 6 July 2017), Sarah Eaton Ellis; FHL microfilm 001315198, 001315196.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Benjamin Jordan Rackliff; memorial 29856481.

[22] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Sally “Sarah” Rackliff Mitchell; memorial 29853158.

[23] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 4 July 2017), Calvin Eaton; FHL microfilm 001315196.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 4 July 2017), Calvin Eaton; memorial 47061844.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Anne Wescott Freeman; memorial 55386549.

[25] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 July 2017), Aaron Eaton; memorial 124130366.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 January 2018), Elizabeth Hasty Kimball; memorial 47220160.

[27] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 September 2017), Lydia P. Hatch Thompson; FHL microfilm 001769716.  Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 September 2017), Tobias O. Thompson; FHL microfilm 001787560.

[28] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 January 2015), Abial Jordan; FHL microfilm 1315431.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 January 2015), Abial Jordan; memorial 7758803.

[29] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 January 2015), Melissa D. Jordan; memorial 7758807.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Ellen J. Crie; memorial 73649916.

[31] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 February 2016), Ephraim Pendleton; FHL microfilm 001787262.

[32] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 September 2017), Lydia P. Hatch Thompson; FHL microfilm 001769716.

[33] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 September 2017), Lydia P. Hatch Thompson; FHL microfilm 001769716.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 6 July 2017), Judith Eaton; memorial 71181014.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 6 July 2017), Judith Eaton Houston; FHL microfilm 001315424.

[35] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 July 2017), Sylvanus Eaton; memorial 71181221.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 6 July 2017), Sylvanus Eaton; FHL microfilm 001315196.

[36] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 30 November 2014), Julia Ann Dingley Dow; memorial 14902671.

[37] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Hannah Eaton; memorial 71180740.

[38] State Archives, “Maine, Veterans Cemetery Records,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 January 2016), Adoniram J. Billings; FHL 001001826.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 January 2016), Dr. Adoniram Judson Billings; memorial 20609847.

[39] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 January 2016), Annie Judson Billings Libby; memorial 23646514.

[40] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 January 2016), Jane Gray Billings; memorial 20609860.

[41] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 May 2017), Lydia Abbott Strong; memorial 31422827.  Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 May 2017), Lydia Strong; FHL microfilm 001787558.  Charles H. Farnum, History of the Descendants of John Whitman of Weymouth, Mass., first (New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, Printers, 1889), 459; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 16 May 2017; Lydia Abbott.

[42] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 May 2017), Lydia Strong; FHL microfilm 001787558.

[43] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Bessie Woods Lang; memorial 31846506.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), John Woods; memorial 31247976.

[45] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Mercil Boynton Woods; memorial 31247814.

[46] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Glennis Maude Woods Dalton; memorial 30606924.

[47] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 January 2018), Sarah Jordan Pattee-Rackliff; memorial 116492345.

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Olive Flora Woods Haley; memorial 25825972.

[49] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 June 2017), Samuel Rich; memorial 57487935.

[50] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 March 2015), Mercy Sides; FHL microfilm 001316218.

[51] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 February 2015), Hannah Perkins Wight; memorial 19660899.

[52] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 February 2015), John Wight; memorial 19660923.

[53] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 February 2015), Nathan Wight; memorial 40564541.

[54] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 24 June 2017), Joel Rich; FHL microfilm 001316205.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 June 2017), Elizabeth Cates Rich; memorial 8870916.

[55] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 September 2017), Benjamin Hasty; memorial 47665236.

[56] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 September 2017), Daniel Hasty; memorial 47665287.

[57] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 September 2013), Capt. David Hasty, memorial#47665078.

[58] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 June 2017), Israel T. Rich; memorial 47665441.

[59] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 June 2017), Joseph Rich; memorial 8870845.

[60] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 24 June 2017), Thomas Rich; memorial 8871288.

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BIRTHS 6 February 1700-1800

  • John GERRISH born 6 February 1710[1]; son of Colonel Timothy and Sarah (ELIOT) GERRISH.
  • Nathaniel “Nathan” SCAMMON 6 February 1724 in Saco, York, Maine[2]; son of Captain Humphrey and Elizabeth (JORDAN) SCAMMON.
  • Jonathan ANDREWS born 6 February 1737 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; son of Nathaniel and Mary (HIGGINSON) ANDREWS; husband of Mary GARDNER.
  • William LOWELL born 6 February 1777 in Washington, Sullivan, New Hampshire[4]; son of David and Phœbe LOWELL; husband of Zilpha WOOD.
  • Samuel MITCHELL born 6 February 1784 in Standish, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Dominicus and Anna (SMALL) MITCHELL; husband of Margaret BERRY and Mirial PHINNEY.
  • Elizabeth CHIPMAN born 6 February 1792[6]; daughter of John and Joanna (HOWLAND) CHIPMAN; wife of Job CROCKER.
  • Achsah Hitchcock HARDING born 6 February 1799 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[7]; daughter of Barnabas and Mehitable (JORDAN) HARDING; died 1811.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 9, John Gerrish; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 September 2015.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 18 [Nathaniel Scammon #68].

[3] Samuel Burnham, “John Albion Andrew,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 23 (1869), online archives, American Ancestros (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 September 2015), Nathaniel Andrew #III; vol. 23, page 11-12.  “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 October 2015), Jonathan Andrews; vol. 3, page 116, 118; #88.

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 73-74, William Lowell; #211.III; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 31 October 2015.

[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 20 September 2014), Samuel Mitchell; FHL microfilm 12219.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 65 [Elizabeth Chipman #543].

[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 January 2015), Achsah Harding; FHL microfilm 10930, 10928, 1033703.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 1002604, 9799, Achsah Hitchcock Harding, 6 February 1799; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 6 January 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

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BIRTHS 25 January 1700-1800

  • John GOODRIDGE born 25 January 1705 in Berwick, York, Maine[1]; son of Josiah and Mary (ABBOT) GOODRIDGE; husband of Dorcas POWELL and Deborah POWELL.
  • Lucy GRAFFAM born 24 January 1784 in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine[2]; daughter of Ephraim and Sarah (GARDNER) GRAFFAM.

[1] Merton Taylor Goodrich M.A., of Keene, N.H., “Errors Erased – The Family History of Josiah Goodridge of Berwick, Maine,” American Genealogist, 13 (1936-1937), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 June 2014), John Goodridge.  Robert E. and Barbara W. Gee, “Descendants of Josiah Goodridge of Berwick, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 152 (1998), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 25 October 2014), John Goodridge; page 198, 200-201.  Edwin Alonzo Goodridge, The Goodridge Genealogy: a history of the descendants of William Goodridge who came to America from Bury St. Edmunds, England, in 1636 and settled in Watertown, Massachusetts with some inquiry into the history of the family in England and the origin of the same, print (n.d.), 89-90; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 17 May 2017; Josiah Goodridge #13.  Robert E. and Barbara W. Gee, “Descendants of Josiah Goodridge of Berwick, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 152 (1998), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 May 2017), Josiah Goodridge and family; vol. 152, page 197-204, 207-211, 213.

[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 25 January 2016), Lucy Grafham; FHL microfilm 105995.

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BIRTHS 17 January 1700-1800

  • Timothy GERRISH born 17 January 1712[1]; son of Colonel Timothy and Sarah (ELIOT) GERRISH.
  • Benjamin DONNELL born 17 January 1718/9[2]; son of Henry and Elizabeth (WELLS) DONNELL; twin of John DONNELL.
  • John DONNELL born 17 January 1718/9[3]; son of Henry and Elizabeth (WELLS) DONNELL; twin of Benjamin DONNELL.
  • Mary MARRINER born 17 January 1726/7 in Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of John and Mary (VAUGHAN) MARRINER; wife of James DYER.
  • Reuben UNDERWOOD born 17 January 1740 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; son of Joseph and Jemima (LELAND) UNDERWOOD.
  • Reverend Thomas Handley CHIPMAN born 17 January 1750 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island[6]; son of Handley and Jane (ALLEN) CHIPMAN; husband of Mary HUSTON, Jane HARDING, Mary BRIGGS, Mary DUNN.
  • Barbara LOCKWOOD born 17 January 1769 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island[7]; daughter of Joseph and Ethalanah (WESCOTT) LOCKWOOD; wife of James MATHEWSON.
  • James GRINDLE born 17 January 1776 in Sedgwick, Hancock, Maine[8]; son of Joshua and Anna (LOWELL) GRINDLE; husband of Molly LYMBURNER.
  • Homes CHIPMAN born 17 January 1777 in Cornwallis Park, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[9]; son of Handley and Nancy (POST) CHIPMAN; husband of Elizabeth ANDREWS.
  • Samuel GRAFFAM born 17 January 1794 in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine[10]; son of Ephraim and Sarah (GARDNER) GRAFTON.
  • Jonathan PERKINS born 17 January 1796 in Castine, Hancock, Maine[11]; son of Captain Stover and Lydia (HATCH) PERKINS; husband of Nancy GRAY and Alice D. RITCHIE.
  • Dominicus JORDAN born 17 January 1796 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[12]; son of William Maxwell and Anna (LEACH) JORDAN.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 9, Timothy Gerrish; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 September 2015.

[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 27 March 2014), Henry Donnel his children born in York of Elisabeth his Wife.

[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 27 March 2014), Henry Donnel his children born in York of Elisabeth his Wife.

[4] Mary Lovering Holman, “George Vaughan of Middleborough, Mass.,” The American Genealogist, 23 (1947), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 9 September 2013), Mary Vaughan (daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth).

[5] 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 20 December 2017), Reubin Underwood; FHL microfilm 763666.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25, 43 [Thomas Handley Chipman #118].

[7] Database online, Robert Bruce Watson, national 49933, Illinois 3236, descendant of James Mathewson; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.

[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 19 February 2015), James Grindel; FHL microfilm 27756.

[9] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25, 45-46 [Homes Chipman #122].

[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 20 December 2017), Samuel Grafham; FHL microfilm 10595.

[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 5 March 2015), Jonathan Perkins; FHL microfilm 10804.

[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 20 December 2017), Dominicus Jordan; FHL microfilm 9812.

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BIRTHS 1 January 1700-1800

  • Mercy BUTLER born 1 January 1767 in Frenchman’s Bay, Hancock, Maine[1]; daughter of Moses and Sarah (GOODWIN) BUTLER; wife of David SPRINGER
  • Sarah Champney LOWELL born 1 January 1771 in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of Honorable John and Sarah (HIGGINSON) LOWELL; wife of Henry BODWELL.
  • Thomas GRAFFAM born 1 January 1791 in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine[3]; son of Ephraim and Sarah (GARDNER) GRAFTON.
  • James ROBINSON born 1 January 1797 in Durham, Androscoggin, Maine[4]; son of Samuel and Catherine (CLARK) ROBINSON; husband of Susan BARBOUR.
  • Jeremiah BROWN born 1 January 1799 in Maine[5]; son of Jeremiah and Hannah (GARLAND) BROWN; husband of Eleanor J. “Nellie” GARLAND.
  • William PROCTOR born 1 January 1799 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine[6]; son of Thomas and Deborah (JORDAN) PROCTOR; husband of Abigail FICKETT.

[1] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 12 December 2017), Mercy Butler; 1 January 1767.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 59 [Sarah Champney Lowell #162].

[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 12 December 2017), Thomas Grafham; FHL microfilm 10595.

[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 12 December 2017), James Robinson; FHL microfilm 10821.

[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 27 July 2017), Jeremiah Brown; FHL microfilm 12325.

[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 12 December 2017), William Proctor; FHL microfilm 10823.

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