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BIRTHS 19 January 1700-1800

  • Betty SIMPSON born 19 January 1748 in York, York, Maine[1]; daughter of John and Elizabeth (BRAGDON) SIMPSON.
  • Sarah JORDAN born 19 January 1756 in Saco, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Colonel Tristram and Hannah (GOODWIN) JORDAN; wife of Colonel Nathaniel SCAMMON.
  • Gabriel BINET born 19 January 1764 in Quebec[3]; son of Gabriel and Genevieve (GIROUX) BINET.
  • Margaret “Patty” JOHNSON born 19 January 1782 in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of John and Persis (SHERMAN) JOHNSON; wife of Asahel JOHNSON.

[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 27 December 2017), Betty Simpson; FHL microfilm 12836.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 33 [Sarah Jordan #246].

[3] Father Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire généalogique des famiies canadiennes depuis la foundation de la colonie jusqu’à nos jours (Québec, Canada: Eusèbe Senécal, 1871), vol 2, sect. 1, p. 286.

[4] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 December 2017), Patty Johnson; Southborough; Births, Marriages and Death.

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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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Births 5 December 1700-1800

  • Phebe WEARE born 5 December 1748 in York, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Joseph and Mary (WEBBER) WEARE.
  • Job JELLISON born 5 December 1754 in York, York, Maine[2]; son of Job and Susannah (KINCAID) JELLISON; husband to Love GOODWIN.
  • Joseph APPLETON born 5 December 1791[3]; son of Isaac and Sarah (TWITCHELL) APPLETON; died 9 May 1840.
  • Isaac SYLVESTER born 5 December 1782 in Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine[4]; son of Marlborough and Mercy (HALL) SYLVESTER; husband of Catherine SMITH.
  • Infant ABBOT born 5 December 1798 in Bedford, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; child of Moses and Alice (STEARNS) ABBOT; stillborn.
  • Mary Jane JORDAN born 5 December 1798 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[6]; daughter of Captain Rishworth and Mary (JONES) JORDAN; wife of Captain Ebenezer WEBSTER and Captain Winthrop STANWOOD.
  • Moses JOHNSON born 5 December 1799[7]; son of Moses and Pœbe (DOW) JOHNSON; died 20 December 1812.

[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 6 June 2015), Phebe Weare; FHL microfilm 12836.

[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 28 November 2017), Job Jillison; FHL microfilm 12836.

[3] Isaac Appleton Jewett, Memorial of Samuel Appleton, of Ipswich, Massachusetts: with genealogical notices of some of his descendants (Boston: Bolles and Houghton, 1850), 41; images online, Houston Public Library, Houston Library (www.houstonlibrary.org : online 29 October 2015; Joseph Appleton; #130-2.

[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 28 November 2017), Isaac Sylvester; FHL microfilm 11033.

[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 17 May 2017), child, stillborn Abbott; FHL microfilm 771074.

[6] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Mary Jordan, 5 December 1798; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 28 November 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[7] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 44, Moses Johnson; #106.IV.2.(1); digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 17 October 2015.

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Births November 29 1700-1800

  • Abigail ANDREWS born 29 November 1727 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of John and Patience (ANDREWS) ANDREWS.
  • John WEARE born 29 November 1732 in York, York, Maine[2]; son of Joseph and Mary (WEBBER) WEARE; husband of Mary GOODWIN.
  • Jane JORDAN born 29 November 1756 in Biddeford, York, Maine[3]; daughter of Judge Rishworth and Abagail (GERRISH) JORDAN; wife of William SHANNON.
  • Reverend William CHIPMAN born 29 November 1781 in Cornwallis Park, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[4]; son of William Allen and Ann (OSBORN) CHIPMAN; husband of Eliza Ann CHIPMAN.
  • Jeremiah WESCOTT born 29 November 1795 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[5]; son of Andrew and Marcy (PERKINS) WESCOTT; husband of Keziah CARPENTER.
  • Sarah Frost JORDAN born 29 November 1796 in Biddeford, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Captain Ralph Tristram and Mary (FURLAND) JORDAN; wife of Daniel S. POWERS.
  • John CHIPMAN born 29 November 1800 in Westminster, Windham, Vermont[7]; son of Samuel and Anna (FRAZIER) CHIPMAN; husband of Gracia BATES.

[1] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 29 September 2015), Abigail Andrews; vol. 3, page 116; #82-vi.

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

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 30 [Jane Jordan #215].

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 44 [William Chipman #335].

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

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 70, 184 [Sarah Frost Jordan #832].

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 66 [John Chipman #560].

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Dependence FROST

Dependence is my sixth cousin, six times removed; we are related through Percival and Rebecca LOWELL.  He was enumerated with his wife and children in the 1850 and 1860 censuses taken in Eliot, York, Maine.[1]  He was listed as a laborer in both censuses.

Dependence FROST was born 31 December 1795 in Eliot or Kittery, York, Maine.[2]  He was baptized in June 1803 at the Second Parish Church in Kittery, York, Maine.[3]  Dependence was the son of Major Joseph and Mary (SHAPLEIGH) FROST.  He died 19 May 1863.[4]  He is interred at Frost Cemetery in Eliot, York, Maine.[5]  Dependence married Jemima Libby GOODWIN 9 February 1818 or 19 February 1822 in Eliot, York, Maine.[6]  Jemima was born 3 December 1799 in Eliot, York, Maine.[7]  Jemima was the daughter of Elisha and Jemima (LIBBY) GOODWIN.  She died 24 January 1872.[8]  She is interred at Frost Cemetery in Eliot, York, Maine.[9]

Dependence and Jemima had the following children:

  1. Elisha Whidden FROST was born 19 June 1824 in Eliot, York, Maine.[10]  It is believed that he was lost at sea in 1847.[11]
  2. Sarah Maria FROST was born 18 December 1826 in Eliot, York, Maine.[12] Sarah died 26 April 1905 on 4 Judson Street in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts of a cerebral hemorrhage.[13]  She is interred in Saco, York, Maine, at an unknown cemetery.[14]  Sarah married William Currier MERRILL 21 June 1847 by Rev. Leonard Withington in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts with intentions filed 5 June 1847 in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts.[15]  William was born in 1822.  He was the son of Jacob and Dorothy (SANBORN) MERRILL.  He died in 1885.  They had four children.
  3. Joseph Dependence FROST was born 11 January 1828 in Eliot, York, Maine.[16] He died 17 April 1905 of apoplexy in Eliot, York, Maine.[17]  Joseph married Sarah M. JELLISON 31 July 1847 in Eliot, York, Maine.[18]  Sarah was born 14 September 1827 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[19]  She was the daughter of Alexander and Hannah (LIBBY) JELLISON.  She died 19 January 1897 of intestinal blockage in Eliot, York, Maine.[20]  They had ten children.
  4. Mary Jane FROST was born 29 March 1830 in Eliot York, Maine.[21] She died 3 July 1911 of angina pectoris in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[22]  She is interred at Harmony Grove Cemetery in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[23]  Mary married Oliver Wormwood HAM 10 August 1848 in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[24]  Oliver was born January 1826 in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[25]  He is the son of Oliver W. and Mary (GREEN) HAM.  He died 10 October 1865 of consumption in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[26]  He is interred at Harmony Grove Cemetery in Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire.[27]
  5. Avoline or Evelyn FROST was born 13 April 1834 in Eliot, York, Maine.[28] Avoline married Edward H. DELANO 16 June 1858.[29]
  6. Dorcas Treadwell FROST was born 2 February 1838 in Eliot, York, Maine.[30] She died 18 April 1909.  She is interred at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in North Berwick, York, Maine.[31]  Dorcas married Charles A. R. WILEY 26 December 1855 in Eliot, York, Maine.[32]  Charles was born in 1834.  They had at least one child.
  7. Elizabeth (Lizzie) FROST was born 18 April 1844 in Eliot, York, Maine.[33] She died in 1877.  She is interred at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco, York, Maine.[34]  Elizabeth married Benjamin Franklin RIDLON 12 January 1874 in New Hampshire.[35]  Benjamin was born in 1849 and died in 1919.  They had one child.

[1] 1850 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Eliot, 256 (stamped), dwelling 338, family 371, Dependence Frost; NARA microfilm publication M432, 274.  1860 U.S. census, York County, Maine, population schedule, Eliot, 12, dwelling 109, family 110, Dependence Frost; FHL microfilm 803450; NARA microfilm publication M653, 450.

[2] Ralph Sylvester Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 95 (1941), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependence Frost; v. 95, p. 269.  Norman Seaver Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families: I. Edmund Frost, Cambridge, Mass., 1635; II. Nicholas Frost, Kittery, Maine, 1634; III. George Frost, Winter Harbor, Maine, before 1635; IV. Nicholas Frost, the Apprentice York County, Maine, 1662; The Frostburg Line, Frostburg, Maryland (West Newton, Massachusetts: Frost Family Association of America, 1926), 271-272; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Dependence Frost #133224.  The Essex Institute: Historical Collections, vol. XXXIX (39) (Salem, Mass.: The Salem Press Co., 1903), 83; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; The Pepperrells in America; by Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard; Dependence Frost #515.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependence Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependance Frost; birth 31 December 1795; FHL microfilm 11322.

[3] Dr. John Eldridge Frost, “Kittery, Maine, Second Parish Baptisms 1721-1831,” The Maine Genealogist, 26 (2004), online image, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.com : online 26 April 2016), Dependence son of Joseph Frost; v. 26, p. 184.

[4] Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” Dependence Frost; v. 95, p. 269.

[5] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependance Frost; FHL microfilm 001315207.

[6] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dependence Frost and Jemima LIttlefield Goodwin; marriage 9 February 1818; FHL microfilm 10851.  Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families (Lewiston, Maine: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1903), 423; image online, Google, Google (books.google.com : online 27 April 2016; Dependence Frost #25.  Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 27; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016; Jemima Libby #10-4-6-2-2.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Bartlett, “Alexander Shapleigh of Kittery, Maine, and Some of His Descendants,” Dependence Frost; v. 95, p. 269.  J. L. M. Willis, editor, Old Eliot: A Quarterly Magazine of the History and Biography of The Upper Parish of Kittery, Now Eliot, vol. v (5) (Eliot, Maine: self, 1902), 117; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Nathan Libbey; Jemima L. m. Dependence Frost.  The Essex Institute: Historical Collections, vol. XXXIX (39) (Salem, Mass.: The Salem Press Co., 1903), 83; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; The Pepperrells in America; by Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard; Dependence Frost #515.

[7] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Jemima L. Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 27.  John Eldrige Frost, “Capt. Elisha Goodwin’s Record Book,” New England Hirstorical and Genealogical Register, 97 (1942), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 27 April 2016), Jemima L. Goodwin born December 3rd 1799; vol. 97, p. 141.

[8] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Dependance Frost; FHL microfilm 001315207.  Libby, The Libby Family in America, 27.

[9] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch, Dependance Frost; FHL microfilm 001315207

[10] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Elisha Whidden Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[11] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.

[12] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Sarah Mariah Whidden Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 004703837, Sarah M. Merrill, 26 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Beverly: certificate 208, Sarah M. Merrill; FHL microfilm 2070051; FHL microfilm 4282859.

[13] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 004703837, Sarah M. Merrill, 26 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Beverly: certificate 208, Sarah M. Merrill; FHL microfilm 2070051; FHL microfilm 4282859.  New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost; death 26 April 1905; certificate 208.

[14] Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Beverly: certificate 208.

[15] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; intentions 5 June 1847; Newburyport Marriages; Newburyport, vital transcripts.  The Essex Institute, “Essex County, Massachusetts Marriages to 1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; intention 5 Jun 1847; Newburyport.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; intention 5 June 1847; FHL microfilm 0890256.  Massachusetts, United States State Archives, Boston, “Massachusett, Marriages, 1841-1915,” images online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), William C. Merrill and Sarah M. Frost; marriage 21 June 1847; FHL microfilm 001428256.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), William C. Merrill and Sarah M. Frost; marriage 21 June 1847; FHL microfilm 760382.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; marriage 21 June 1847; Newbury, vital record transcripts.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Research, creator, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost and William C. Merrill; marriage 21 June 1847; FHL microfilm 0886202 IT 3.

[16] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9944, Joseph D. Frost, 17 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Joseph Dependence Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[17] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9944, Joseph D. Frost, 17 April 1905; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Joseph D. Frost; death 17 apr 1905; roll 20.

[18] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Joseph D. Frost and Sarah M. Jellison; FHL microfilm 10851.  J. L. M. Willis, editor, Old Eliot: A Quarterly Magazine of the History and Biography of The Upper Parish of Kittery now Eliot, vol. IX (9) (Eliot, Maine: Augustine Caldwell, Printer, 1909), 79; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Joseph D. Frost and Sarah M. Jellison; marriage 21 July 1847.

[19] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Sarah M. Frost; death 19 January 1897; roll 20.

[20] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, Sarah M. Frost; death 19 January 1897; roll 20.

[21] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Mary Jane Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911.

[22] New Hampshire, United States New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records, 1645-1949,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911; FHL microfilm 2080190.  New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com, Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911.  New Hampshire, United States New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Burial Records, 1645-1949,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary J. Ham; death 3 July 1911; FHL microfilm 986098.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary Jane Frost Ham; memorial 156495146.

[24] New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), Oliver W. Ham and Mary Jane Frost; marriage 10 August 1848; FHL microfilm 1001265.  New Hampshire Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 27 April 2016), Oliver W. Ham and Mary Jane Frost; marriage 10 August 1848; FHL microfilm 1001265.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, “New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index, 1637-1947,” online database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Mary Jane Frost and Oliver W. Ham; FHL microfilm 1001265.

[25] New Hampshire New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records, Concord, New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 27 April 2016), Olive W. Ham; death 10 October 1865;.

[26] New Hampshire, “New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947,” images online, Ancestry.com, Olive W. Ham; death 10 October 1865;.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 April 2016), Oliver W. Ham; memorial 156495125.

[28] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Avoline S. Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[29] L. Vernon Briggs, History of Shipbuilding on North River, Plymouth County, Massachusetts: with genealogies of the shipbuilders, and accounts of the industries upon its tributaries, first (Boston: Corburn Brothers, Printers, 1889), 227; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 27 April 2016; Edward h. Delano.

[30] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dorcas T. Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[31] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2016), Dorcas T. Willey; memorial 97625960.

[32] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Dorcas T. Frost and Charles A. R. Willey; FHL microfilm 10851.  J. L. M. Willis, editor, Old Eliot: A Quarterly Magazine of the History and Biography of The Upper Parish of Kittery now Eliot, vol. IX (9) (Eliot, Maine: Augustine Caldwell, Printer, 1909), 213; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 28 April 2016; December 26 [1855] Charles A.r. Willey of So. Berwick and Dorcas T. Frost, of Eliot.

[33] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 423.  Frost, Frost Genealogy in Five Families, 271-272.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 April 2016), Elizabeth Frost; FHL microfilm 10851.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2016), Lizzie Ridlon; memorial 147156869.

[35] New Hampshire Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 April 2016), Benjamin F. Ridlon and Lizzie Frost; FHL microfilm 1001297.

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Elizabeth ABBOT

Elizabeth is my first cousin nine times removed; we are related through John GREENE and Lia BLOTT, my ninth great grandparents.  Elizabeth inherited “portion of corn or grist mill at Quamphegon with profits, one iron pott, half of the swine (except one sow) also my table with a new draw to it and two chairs, the new end of the dwelling house at Quamphegon” from her father Thomas on 20 April 1713 in Berwick, York, Maine.[1]  She was baptized and became a member of the First Church of Berwick on 8 February 1719/20 in Berwick, York, Maine.[2]

 

Elizabeth ABBOT was born in 1674 in Berwick, York, Maine.[3]  Elizabeth was the daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth (GREEN) ABBOT.[4]  She died 2 December 1728 in Berwick, York, Maine.[5]  Elizabeth is interred at the Old Fields Cemetery in South Berwick, York, Maine.[6]  Elizabeth married Thomas BUTLER ca 1697 in Kittery, York, Maine.[7]  Thomas was born about 1674.[8]   He died 1747 in South Berwick, York, Maine.[9]  Thomas was baptized 2 September 1727 in South Berwick, York, Maine.[10]  Thomas was buried in the Old Fields Cemetery in South Berwick, York, Maine.[11]  Thomas arrived in Berwick before 11 May 1695.[12]  He was a school teacher, selectman and land owner.  He inherited from his father-in-law on 20 April 1713 “portion of the land at Quamphegon, mill, flume and dam.”[13]

 

Elizabeth and Thomas had the following children:

  1. Thomas BUTLER born 6 March 1698 in Berwick, York, Maine.[14] He died 12 February 1759 in Berwick, York, Maine.  Thomas married Mehitable GOODWIN in 1725 in Maine.[15]
  2. Elizabeth BUTLER born 22 September 1699 in Berwick, York, Maine.[16] Elizabeth married Thomas GOODWIN 22 December 1722.
  3. Abigail BUTLER born about 1701 in Berwick, York, Maine.
  4. Captain Moses BUTLER born 13 July 1702 in Berwick, York, Maine.[17] He died 13 December 1756 in Berwick, York, Maine.[18]  Moses married Mercy WENTWORTH in 1727 in Berwick, York, Maine.
  5. Love BUTLER she was born 10 July 1713 in Berwick, York, Maine.[19] She died December 1756.  Love married William FROST.

[1] William M. Sargent A.M., compiled and edited, Maine Wills: 1640-1760 (Portland: Brown Thurston & Company, 1887), 162-165; digital images online, Family Search, Family Search (dcms.lds.org : online 30 March 2014.

[2] Hon. John Clark Scates, “Records of the First Church of Berwick (South Berwick), ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 74, 82, 83 (1920, 1928, 1929), online archives, American Archives (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 April 2014), baptised Elizabeth wife of Thomas Butler and Abigail 8 Feb. 1719/20.

[3] William Richard Cutter, editorial supervisor, Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs: Relating to the families of Meddlesex County, Massachusetts (1908; reprint, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, n.d.), 1021-1023; digital images, The Internet Archive, Internet Archive Open Library (archive.org : 2014)

[4] Sybil Noys Charles Thornton Libby, Walter Goodwin Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 57.

[5] Online archive, Stephen DeWitt Langley, nathional 90796, state 1089, Colorado State, application 17 January 1966, delivered 5 April 1966; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 November 2014), Elizabeth Abbot Butler; memorial 46652571.

[6] Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online Thomas Butler; FHL microfilm 001769509.

[7] Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook, com., “U.S., New England Marriages Prior to 1700: Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” database on-line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 15 March 2016), Thomas Butler and Elizabeth Abbott; page 127.  Yates Publishing, “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 15 March 2016), Thomas Butler and Elizabeth Abbott.  Historic Homes and Places and Genealogical and Personal Memoirs, 1021-1023.  Online archive, Stephen DeWitt Langley, nathional 90796, state 1089, Sons of the American Revolution.  Margaret Blair, “Nuggets: Collections of Maine Historical Society, 1833,” The Essex Genealogist, 26 (2006), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 April 2017), p. 183 marriage Elizabeth Abbott and Thomas Butler ca 1697.

[8] Online archive, Stephen DeWitt Langley, nathional 90796, state 1089, Sons of the American Revolution.  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 15 March 2016), Thomas Butler; FHL microfilm 001769509.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 7 November 2014), Thomas Butler; memorial 46652207.

[10] Online archive, Stephen DeWitt Langley, nathional 90796, state 1089, Sons of the American Revolution.

[11] Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online Thomas Butler; FHL microfilm 001769509.

[12] Everett Schermerhorn Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families (Lewiston, Maine: Press of Lewiston Journal Company, 1903), 308; image online, Google, Google (books.google.com : online 15 March 2016; BUTLER.

[13] Sargent, Maine Wills, 162-165.

[14] Sybil Noys Charles Thornton Libby, Walter Goodwin Davis, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1991), 34-38 (list 298), 124 (BUTLER), 272 (GOODWIN).  Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 305.

[15] Noys, Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire, 34-38 (list 298), 124 (BUTLER), 272 (GOODWIN).

[16] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 305.

[17] Online archive, Stephen DeWitt Langley, nathional 90796, state 1089, Colorado State, application 17 January 1966, delivered 5 April 1966; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 305.

[18] Online archive, Stephen DeWitt Langley, nathional 90796, state 1089, Sons of the American Revolution.

[19] Stackpole, Old Kittery and her families, 305.

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On this day…

Births:

Tristram JORDAN 11 April 1726-18 March 1727

Jacob ABBOT 11 April 1774-3 September 1813

Hannah JORDAN 11 April 1775-29 March 1857

Abigail MORRILL 11 April 1777-1837

John ADAMS 11 April 1787-

Peter BUTLER 11 April 1788-5 December 1865

Elizabeth A. JORDAN 11 April 1805-26 June 1847

Mary Ann JORDAN 11 April 1817-

Gardner JORDAN 11 April 1818

Harriet Sally JELLISON 11 April 1822-7 June 1890

Margaret JORDAN 11 April 1827-15 March 1897

Marilla JORDAN 11 April 1841-

Washington JORDAN 11 April 1844-15 January 1869

Andrew Austin HINCKLEY 11 April 1852-

Lucy Ann JORDAN 11 April 1862-12 January 1948

Warren MOSES 11 April 1893-January 1965

MARRIAGES

Clement JORDAN and Sarah WENTWORTH

James JORDAN and Anna CAREY

Eliot Frost SCAMMON and Sarah A. BRACEY

Heard Lord MOORE and Bathsheba HIGGINS

Asa JORDAN and Harriet WESTON

George R. PAGE and Sarah Sadie GOODWIN

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