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BIRTHS 10 August 1700-1800

 

  • Nathaniel ANDREWS was born 10 August 1705 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Joseph and Abigail (GRAFTON) ANDREWS; husband of Mary HIGGINSON and Abigail WARD.
  • Mary PIERCE was born 10 August 1712 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of William and Mary (BEALE) PIERCE; wife of Daniel MOODY.
  • James CHIPMAN was born 10 August 1719[3]; son of James and Mary (MINOR) CHIPMAN.
  • Priscilla LOWELL was born 10 August 1729 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of Joseph and Mary (HARDY) LOWELL; wife of Henry MERRILL.
  • Patience CHIPMAN was born 10 August 1753[5]; daughter of Ebenezer and Mehetabel (WILCOX) CHIPMAN; wife of Joseph WASHBURN.
  • Abner JORDAN was born 10 August 1760 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[6]; son of Nathaniel H. and Susanna (HILL) JORDAN; husband of Hannah WENTWORTH; fought in Revolutionary War and served in the Penobscot Expedition
  • Molly NORRIS was born 10 August 1773[7]; daughter of Simeon and Mary (LOWELL) NORRIS.
  • Sarah CHIPMAN was born 10 August 1788 in Cornwallis Park, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[8]; daughter of William Allen and Ann (OSBORN) CHIPMAN; wife of James Russell LOVETT.
  • Melatiah JORDAN was born 10 August 1792 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine; son of Colonel Melatiah and Elizabeth (JELLISON) JORDAN; husband of Jane Eaton BOWERS.
  • Rebecca COBB was born 10 August 1794 in Gray, Cumberland, Maine[9]; daughter of Colonel Jedediah and Abigail (JORDAN) COBB; wife of Captain Stephen PORTER.
  • Lucy WILSON was born 10 August 1798 in Columbia, Washington, Maine[10]; daughter of Gowin B. and Mary Amira (PLUMMER) WILSON.
  • Levi BAILEY was born 10 August 1799 in Canaan, Grafton, New Hampshire[11]; son of Woodbridge and Abigail (LOWELL) BAILEY; husband of Betsey STEPHENS and Jane PIPER.
  • Dominicus RUMERY was born 10 August 1799 in Saco, York, Maine[12]; son of Edward and Rebecca (SCAMMON) RUMERY; died 10 December 1826.
  • John Smith CHIPMAN was born 10 August 1800[13]; son of Barnabas and Mary (SMITH) CHIPMAN.

[1] Samuel Burnham, “John Albion Andrew,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 23 (1869), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 September 2015), Memoranda: II. Joseph.  “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 29 September 2015), Capt. Nathaniel Andrews; vol. 3, page 116; #40.

[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 31 March 2015), Mary Pearce; FHL microfilm 12836.  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 31 March 2015), William Pearce his children born in York of Mary his wife; vol. 110, page 283.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 23 [James Chipman #87].

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 27, Priscilla Lowell; # 69.VI; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 11 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 31 March 2015), Priscilla Lowell; FHL microfilm 823653.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 30 [Patience Chipman #177].

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 35 [Abner Jordan #295].  Application, Amzie E. Jordan, national 29766, state 291, using both Nathaniel Jordan (son), Abner Jordan (father); National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.

[7] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 40, Molly Norris; #96.I.2; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 15 October 2015.

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 45 [Sarah Chipman #337].

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 63, 170 [Rebeca Cobb #714].

[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 3 August 2018), Lucy WILSON; FHL microfilm 10807.

[11] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 72, Levi Bailey; #203.IV.4; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 30 October 2015.

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 205 [Dominicus Rumery #2958].

[13] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 79 [John Smith Chipman #689].

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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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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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