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BIRTHS 19 September 1700-1800

 

  • John LADD was born 19 September 1737 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut[1]; son of Samuel and Hannah (HARTSHORN) LADD; died 1804.
  • Abigail STOVER was born 19 September 1743 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of John and Miriam (HARMON) STOVER.
  • Abigail CHIPMAN was born 19 September 1767 in Connecticut[3]; daughter of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN.
  • Hannah JORDAN was born 19 September 1793 in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine[4]; daughter of Abner and Hannah (WENTWORTH) JORDAN; died unmarried 2 February 1848.
  • Olive WEARE was born 19 September 1798 in York, York, Maine[5]; daughter of Jeremiah and Lucy (WEBBER) WEARE; died 1805.
  • Charlotte S. JORDAN was born 19 September 1800 in Trenton, Hancock, Maine[6]; daughter of Matthew and Abigail (HASLAM) JORDAN; wife of Moses GRANT.

[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 26 October 2017), John Ladd; FHL microfilm 7450345.

[2][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 12 September 2018), Abigail Stover; FHL microfilm 12836.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Abigail Chipman #151].

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 February 2016), Hannah Jordan; memorial 87522502.

[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 12 September 2018), Olive Weare; FHL microfilm 12836.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 97, 260.  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 August 2013), Charlotte Jordan 19 Sept 1800.

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BURIALS Kennebec County, Maine Part 1

Abbott Cemetery, Albion, Kennebec, Maine

  • Betsey A. ABBOT born 1842, died 13 June 1869; daughter of Oliver L. and Camilla S. (LEWIS) ABBOT; wife of Simon B. DENACO.[1]
  • Charles ABBOT born 29 March 1837, died 19 December 1859; son of Oliver L. and Camilla S. (LEWIS) ABBOT.[2]
  • Deidamia R. ABBOT born 1831, died 26 September 1886; daughter of Olive L. and Camilla S. (LEWIS) ABBOT; wife of Nathan WENTWORTH.[3]
  • Gustavus L. ABBOT born 1834, died 3 November 1911; son of Oliver L. and Camilla S. (LEWIS) ABBOT; husband of Nancy Jane CROSBY.[4]
  • Loney M. ABBOT born 9 December 1839, died 19 October 1858; daughter of Oliver L. and Camilla L. (LEWIS) ABBOT.[5]
  • Oliver L. ABBOT born 21 May 1809, died 24 March 1899; son of Jacob and Dorcas (LIBBY) ABBOT; husband of Camilla LEWIS.[6]
  • Oliver L. ABBOT born April 1845, died 1909; son of Oliver L. and Camilla S. (LEWIS) ABBOT; husband of Mary A.[7]

Albion Cemetery #4, Albion, Kennebec, Maine

  • Charles Warren ABBOT born 4 June 1866, died 1951; son of Benjamin Franklin and Sarah Melinda (DRAKE) ABBOT; husband of Cordelia LIBBY.[8]
  • Loyd Burton ABBOT born 20 November 1891, died 26 November 1893; son of Charles Warren and Cordelia (LIBBY) ABBOT.[9]
  • Abigail P. “Abbie” SPENCER born 7 September 1858, died 2 September 1882; daughter of Joseph and Hepsibeth Trueworthy (WOODS) SPENCER; wife of Chester O. DRAKE.[10]
  • Harriet E. “Hattie” SPENCER born 4 April 1860, died 8 March 1880; daughter of Joseph and Hepsibeth Trueworthy (WOODS) SPENCER.[11]
  • Lillian Ashley WOODS born 27 June 1859, died 10 January 1916; daughter of Amaziah Trueworthy and Olive Murch (BOYNTON) WOODS; wife of Lloyd Wesley DRAKE.[12]

Ames Yard Cemetery, Benton, Kennebec, Maine

  • James Madison SMITH born 8 January 1831, died 30 November 1917; son of Moses and Christiana W. (HASLAM) SMITH; husband of Rosetta S. SCAMMON.[13]

Brown Cemetery, Benton, Kennebec, Maine

  • Charles C. BROWN born 1834, died 13 September 1909; son of Jeremiah and Eleanor J. (GARLAND) BROWN; unmarried.[14]
  • Hannah E. BROWN born 15 November 1832, died 31 March 1893; daughter of Jeremiah and Eleanor J. (GARLAND) BROWN; wife of George CORO.[15]
  • James A. BROWN born 18 November 1844, died 4 November 1908; son of Jeremiah and Eleanor J. (GARLAND) BROWN.[16]
  • Martha Adaline GARLAND born 8 October 1841, died 24 June 1896; daughter of Thomas and Miriam (BROWN) GARLAND; wife of Israel F. RUNNELLS and Alphonso R. PRESTON.[17]
  • Fannie Bell RUNNELLS born July 1870, died 22 August 1872; daughter of Israel F. and Adaline (GARLAND) RUNNELLS.[18]
  • Henry Martin RUNNELLS born 17 October 1881, died 19 August 1940; son of Israel F. and Adaline (GARLAND) RUNNELLS; wife of Flotie Etta RICHARDS.[19]

Case Cemetery, Readfield, Kennebec, Maine

  • Joanna SNOW born 2 January 1767, died 3 August 1847; daughter of Reverent Elisha and Elizabeth (JORDAN) SNOW; wife of Reverend Isaac CASE.[20]

Forest Grove Cemetery, August, Kennebec, Maine

  • Abigail Maria “Abbie” JORDAN born 18 March 1833, died 20 February 1879; daughter of Robert and Elizabeth (PALMER) JORDAN.[21]
  • Kezia C. JORDAN born 15 April 1825, died 31 May 1851; daughter of Robert and Elizabeth (PALMER) JORDAN.[22]
  • Robert JORAN born 20 April 1787, died 2 October 1860; son of Robert and Mary (NUTTING) JORDAN; husband of Margaret WINCHENBACH and Elizabeth “Betsey” PALMER.[23]

Gowen Family Burial Ground #11, Winslow, Kennebec, Maine

  • Anna “Annie” ABBOT born 16 June 1807, died 26 February 1887; daughter of Jacob and Dorcas (LIBBY) ABBOT; wife of George GOWEN.[24]
  • George ABBOT born 30 March 1778, died 26 March 1870; son of Stephen and Elizabeth (SCRUTON) ABBOT; husband of Mary and of Rhoda Snow WHITMAN.[25]
  • Jacob ABBOT born 11 April 1774, died 3 September 1813; son of Stephen and Elizabeth (SCRUTON) ABBOT; husband of Dorcas LIBBY.[26]
  • Sarah P. ABBOT born 17 June 1827, died 18 August 1838; daughter of George and Rhoda Snow (WHITMAN) ABBOT.[27]

Hallowell Village Cemetery, Hallowell, Kennebec, Maine

  • Henry Martin GARLAND born 27 July 1839, died 29 October 1916; son of Thomas and Miriam (BROWN) GARLAND; died unmarried.[28]
  • Albert Cole WESCOTT born September 1846, died 3 December 1922; son of Captain Robert Presley and Sarah (GRINDLE) WESCOTT; husband of Edna Estella HUTCHINS.[29]

Highland Avenue Cemetery, Gardiner, Kennebec, Maine

  • Deborah JORDAN born 18 February 1785, died 26 September 1834; daughter of Robert and Deborah (VEAZIE) JORDAN; wife of Jonathan SNOW and George Alden “Abner” CHEEVER.[30]

Hinckley Hill Cemetery, Monmouth, Kennebec, Maine

  • Daniel HALL born 25 January 1830, died 13 July 1851; son of Francis and Martha (GETCHELL) HALL.[31]
  • David HALL born 8 September 1824, die 12 September 1826; son of Francis and Martha (GETCHELL) HALL.[32]
  • David Springer HALL born 29 November 1826, died 6 April 1874; son of Francis and Martha (GETCHELL) HALL; husband of Olive A. FORBES.[33]
  • Francis HALL born 6 August 1796, died 23 November 1882; son of Calvin and Tabitha (JELLISON) HALL; husband of Martha GETCHELL.[34]
  • Francis J. HALL born 15 July 1822, died 20 March 1895; son of Francis and Martha (GETCHELL) HALL; husband of Lucy A. HALL.[35]
  • Joseph H. HALL born 29 August 1817, death between 30 August 1817 and 31 December 1817; son of Francis and Martha (GETCHELL) HALL.[36]
  • Rebecca S. HALL born 29 November 1828, died 21 February 1871; daughter of Francis and Martha (GETCHELL) HALL; wife of Ezra CROSBY.[37]
  • William H. HALL born 27 December 1832, died 14 January 1833; son of Francis and Martha (GETCHELL) HALL.[38]

Lakeview Cemetery, China, Kennebec, Maine

  • Isabelle M. BROWN born 13 November 1840, died 22 October 1915; daughter of Jeremiah and Eleanor J. (GARLAND) BROWN; wife of Joseph E. CROSSMAN.[39]
  • Clarence W. HASLAM born 30 April 1912, died 1 October 1912; son of William A. and Frances Belle (PIERCE) HASLAM.[40]
  • Forest M. HASLAM born 14 May 1910, died 17 December 1925; son of William A. and Frances Belle (PIERCE) HASLAM.[41]
  • William A. HASLAM born 24 November 1860, died 21 December 1917; son of George Lynwood and Prudence A. (HARDISON) HASLAM; husband of Clara J. SWETT and Frances Belle “Fannie” PIERCE.[42]

Litchfield Plains Cemetery, Litchfield, Kennebec, Maine

  • Mary Jane JACK born 4 January 1829, died 16 November 1895; daughter of Hiram and Ann (FROST) JACK; wife of Isaac STARBIRD.[43]
  • Dorothy JORDAN born 20 June 1803, died 22 October 1877; daughter of William and Eunice (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Asa G. SAWYER.[44]
  • Horace N. JORDAN born 25 October 1841, died 4 September 1915; son of Moses H. and Lucretia (WHITMAN) JORDAN; husband of Jennie A. MORRILL, Esther Annie EVELETH and Melvina Clarinda NORRIS.[45]
  • Almira G. SAWYER born 7 January 1841, died 14 August 1871; daughter of Asa G. and Dorothy (JORDAN) SAWYER.[46]
  • Amanda Anna WOODBURY born 12 August 1838, died 10 March 1892; daughter of Hugh and Elizabeth (STEVENS) WOODBURY; wife of Charles Dennet STARBIRD.[47]
  • Emilie J. WOODBURY born 16 September 1836, died 1919; daughter of Hugh and Elizabeth (STEVENS) WOODBURY; wife of Albion CHASE.[48]

Maine Mount Vernon Road Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Augusta, Kennebec, Maine

  • Audrey HEALTH born 26 September 1933, died 16 January 2014; daughter of Fredette “Fred” and Verna Elizabeth (HASTINGS) HEATH; wife of George R. GARLAND.[49]
  • Emily Ann JORDAN born 9 February 1927, died 2 April 1997; daughter of Anton Rich and Lucinda H. (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Richard Allard SMITH, Sr.[50]
  • Beatrice Lee SALISBURY born 19 April 1913, died 21 September 1983; daughter of Herbert M. and Lucy M. (MOORE) SALISBURY; wife of Harland E. GRANT.[51]
  • Henry Bertrand SMITH born 7 August 1920, died 1 April 1986; son of Francis Turner and Annie Maria (GASPAR) SMITH; husband of Pauline Winnefred HUGHES, Julie McLarty WHITE, and Marguerite Marie MACFADDEN.[52]
  • Ralph Allard SMITH, Sr. born 20 June 1916, died 3 January 1978; son of Francis Turner and Annie Maria (GASPAR) SMITH; husband of Vivian Louise GRAHAM and Emily Ann JORDAN.[53]

Maple Grove Cemetery, Albion, Kennebec, Maine

  • Ellen Florence ABBOT born 23 August 1864, died 29 December 1929; daughter of Gustavus L. and Nancy Jane (CROSBY) ABBOT; wife of Charles Edward FULLER.[54]
  • Sarah Fall ABBOT born 14 August 1825, died 22 August 1889; daughter of Benjamin Franklin and Mary (FALL) ABBOT; wife of Albert HASEY and Lyman WENTWORTH.[55]
  • Lizzie A. HASEY born 1 November 1865, died 16 February 1881; daughter of Albert and Sarah Fall (ABB0T) HASEY.[56]
  • Irving M. NORCROSS born 1854, died 1926; son of Ezra Holmes and Lucinda White (TOZIER) NORCROSS.[57]
  • Lucinda White TOZIER born 12 October 1820, died 6 December 1893; daughter of George and Susanna (HALL) TOZIER; wife of Ezra Holmes NORCROSS.[58]

[1] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 April 2017), Betsey A. Abbott Demaco; FHL microfilm 117586518.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Betsey A. Abbott Denaco; memorial 43529547.

[2] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 April 2017), Charles Abbott; FHL microfilm 001314437.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Charles Abbott; memorial 43529484.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Deidamia R. Wentworth; memorial 43529659.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Gustavus L. Abbott; memorial 43529676.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 May 2017), Gustavus Abbott; FHL microfilm 001314437.  Maine Old Cemetery Association, Maine Cemetery Inscriptions: Kennebec County, vol. 1 (Rockport, Maine: Picton Press, 1999), 78; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.come : online 8 May 2017; Gustavus Abbott; Abbott Cemetery.

[5] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 April 2017), Charles Abbott; FHL microfilm 001314437.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Loney M. Abbott; memorial 43529522.

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 April 2015), Oliver L. Abbott; memorial 43529607.

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Oliver L. Abbott; memorial 43529442.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Charles Warren Abbott; memorial 39826238.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 May 2017), Loyd Bertram Abbot; memorial 39827023.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Abbie Spencer Drake; memorial 40633123.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Hattie E. Spencer; memorial 43240307.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 January 2015), Lillian Ashley Drake; memorial 37140978.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 October 2013), James Madison Smith, 30 November 1917, Ames Yard Cemetery, Benton, Maine.

[14] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 27 July 2017), Charles C. Brown; 13 September 1909.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 July 2017), Hannah E. Brown Coro; memorial 33230637.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 July 2017), James A. Brown; memorial 32830761.

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 August 2017), Martha A. Runnells; memorial 34549929.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 August 2017), Martha A. Runnells; FHL microfilm 001316212.

[18] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 August 2017), Martha A. Runnells; FHL microfilm 001316212.

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 August 2017), Henry Martin Runnells; memorial 34306193.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 January 2018), Joanna Snow Case; memorial 99257922.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 December 2014), Abbie M. Jordan; memorial 33844013.

[22] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 December 2014), Kezia C. Jordan; memorial 33843913.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 December 2014), Robert Jordan; memorial 33843844.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 January 2016), Anna Abbott Gowen; memorial 75942442.

[25] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2017), George Abbott; memorial 151012244.  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 8 May 2017), George Abbott; FHL microfilm 001753004.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 6 November 2014), Jacob Abbott; memorial 75942037.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2017), Sarah P. Abbott; memorial 151012309.

[28] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010119, Henry Martin Garland, 29 October 1916; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 29 July 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 July 2017), H. Martin Garland; memorial 59364947.  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 29 July 2017), H. Martin Garland; FHL mcirofilm 001769708.

[29] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 January 2018), Albert C. Wescott; memorial 60432824.

[30] History of Litchfield and an Account of it’s Centennial Celebration (Augusta: Kennebec Journal Print, 1897), 405; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 15 October 2014.

[31] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[32] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[33] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[34] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[35] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[36] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[37] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[38] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 001315220.

[39] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 July 2017), Isabelle M. Brown Crossman; memorial 123060638.

[40] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 September 2017), William A. Haslam; FHL microfilm 001315225.

[41] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 September 2017), William A. Haslam; FHL microfilm 001315225.

[42] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 September 2017), William A. Haslam; FHL microfilm 001315225.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 September 2017), William A. Haslam; memorial 159462939.

[43] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10042, Mary J. Starbird, 16 November 1895; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 27 September 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 January 2018), Dorathy Jordan Sawyer; memorial 44808026.

[45] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 January 2017), Horace N. Jordan; memorial 105407724.

[46] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 January 2018), Almira Sawyer; memorial 44807932.

[47] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 December 2014), Amanda A. Starbird; memorial 59501595.

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 January 2018), Emilie Woodbury Chase; memorial 44317503.

[49] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 September 2017), Audrey A. Heath Garland; memorial 123537814.

[50] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 11563; p. 1182, 1204, 1218-1219.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 January 2018), Emily A. Smith; memorial 43100749.

[51] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 January 2018), Beatrice Grant; memorial 68020208.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 1181 [Beatrice Lee Salisbury #14913].

[52] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 896, 1219 [Henry Bertrand Smith #11688].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 January 2018), Henry B. Smith; memorial 43103106.

[53] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 October 2013), James Madison Smith, 30 November 1917, Ames Yard Cemetery, Benton, Maine.

[54] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Ellen Florence Abbot Fuller; memorial 41844096.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 5 May 2017), Ellen F. Abbott Fuller; FHL microfilm 001315208.  Maine Old Cemetery Association, Maine Cemetery Inscriptions: Kennebec County, vol. 1 (Rockport, Maine: Picton Press, 1999), 58; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.come : online 7 May 2017; Fuller, Ellen F Abbott; Maple Grove Cemetery.

[55] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 April 2017), Sarah Fall Abbott Hasey; memorial 43414668.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 August 2017), Lizzie A. Hasty; FHL microfilm 001315225.

[56] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 August 2017), LIzzie A. Hasey; memorial 43414631.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 August 2017), Lizzie A. Hasty; FHL microfilm 001315225.

[57] 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 18 January 2016), Lucinda White Tozier Norcross; acc. 4110; FHL microfilm 001787259.

[58] 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 18 January 2016), Lucinda White Tozier Norcross; acc. 4110; FHL microfilm 001787259.

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Births 28 December 1700-1800

  • William ELLIS born 28 December 1700 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[1]; son of Dr. Robert and Elizabeth (PEMBERTON) ELLIS; died 19 January 1701.
  • Sarah GOODRIDGE born 28 December 1709 in Berwick, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Josiah and Mary (ABBOT) GOODRIDGE; wife of William GRANT.
  • Sparks PERKINS born 28 December 1721 in York, York, Maine[3]; son of Jacob and Anna (LITTLEFIELD) PERKINS; husband of Phebe SAWYER.
  • Temperance HILL born 28 December 1735 in Maine[4]; daughter of Samuel and Mary (NELSON) HILL.
  • Peter LOWELL born 28 December 1752 in Groton, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; son of David and Mary (BLOOD) LOWELL; husband of Eunice FRINK.
  • Amos TWITCHELL born 28 December 1756 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[6]; son of Captain Joseph and Deborah (FAIRBANKS) TWITCHELL.
  • Sarah HORTON born 28 December 1777 in Rehoboth, Bristol, Massachusetts[7]; daughter of Comfort and Joanna (WOOD) HORTON; wife of Jarvis WHEELER.
  • Charlotte JORDAN born 28 December 1791 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[8]; daughter of Stephen and Elizabeth (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Joseph LIBBY.

[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 9 December 2017), William Ellis; FHL microfilm 0014734 v. 24; 14734; 529866.

[2] 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), Sarah Goodridge.  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.

[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 9 September 2014), Sparks Perkins He was born Decr. 28: 1721.

[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 9 December 2017), Temperence Hill; FHL microfilm 11322.

[5] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 49, Peter Lowell; #128.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 19 October 2015.

[6] 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 9 December 2017), Amos Twitchel; FHL microfilm 164693.  Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 48, 62-64; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017.

[7] Gary Boyd Roberts, “The Mayflower Descents of President George Herbert Walker Bush, First Lady Barbara Pierce Bush, and Vice President James Danforth Quayle,” The Mayflower Descendant, 41 (1991), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 14 September 2014), The Howland line of President George herbert Walker Bush.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 55 [Charlotte Jordan #564].

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Andrew WESCOTT

Andrew is my first cousin seven times removed.  We are related through his grandparents, my seventh grandparents Andrew and Deborah (WEBBER) WESCOTT.  We are also related through his grandparents, my seventh grandparents John and Elizabeth (PIERCE) PERKINS.  We are also six cousins four times removed.  We are related through John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth great grandparents.  Andrew was enumerated in the 1790 census taken in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[1]

Andrew WESCOTT was born 16 February 1768 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[2]  He died 1 December 1833.  Andrew married Marcy PERKINS 15 January 1790 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Marcy was born 20 June 1772 in York, York, ME.  She is the daughter of Isaac and Olive (WEBBER) PERKINS.  She is my second cousin 7 times removed; we are related through her great grandfather, my eighth great grandfather and his second wife Anna LITTLEFIELD.  Marcy died 20 May 1840.

Andrew and Marcy had the following children:

  1. Elizabeth “Betsey” was born 6 August 1790 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[3] She married twice, first to James MASON 18 August 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 30 March 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[4]  Elizabeth married second to Thomas WILLIAMSON in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.
  2. Pelatiah was born 12 January 1793 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[5] He died 30 May 1844.  Pelatiah married Sarah SNOWMAN 13 April 1813 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 21 March 1813 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[6]  Sarah was born 21 Mar 1792 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Sarah is the daughter of John and Comfort (HORNE) SNOWMAN.  Sarah died 15 November 1881 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.
  3. Jeremiah was born 29 November 1795 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[7] He died 23 January 1863. Jeremiah was interred at the Old Wescott Cemetery in Hancock County, ME.[8]   Jeremiah married Keziah CARPENTER 9 December 1820 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 15 October 1820 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[9]  Keziah was born 6 August 1797 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Wilson and Lucy (GRANT) CARPENTER.  Keziah died 9 Jul 1877 in Penobscot, ME.  She is interred at the Old Wescott Cemetery in Hancock County, ME.[10]
  4. Olive was born 11 November 1797 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[11] She died 1877 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She married John CLARK 3 March 1816 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 3 February 1816 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[12]
  5. Captain Robert Pressley, Sr. was born 23 September 1798 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[13] He died 13 December 1866 in Penobscot, Hancock, Me.  He is interred at Perkins-Wescott Cemetery in South Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[14]  He married Sarah GRINDLE 1 January 1823 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 10 November 1822 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[15]  Sarah was born 28 August 1798 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Daniel and Sarah (GRAY) GRINDLE.  Sarah is my first cousin seven times removed through her grandparents, my seventh great grandparents John and Elizabeth (DOOR) GRINDLE.  Sarah died 13 November 1873 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Sarah is interred at Perkins-Wescott Cemetery in South Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[16]
  6. Andrew was born in 1800 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME. He died 29 Jul 1858 in Bucksport, Hancock, ME.  He married twice; first he married Elizabeth WIGHT on 10 November 1831 in ME, intentions filed 8 October 1831 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[17]  Elizabeth was born in Castine, Hancock, ME.  Andrew married second Charlotte (CARLTON) DOUGLAS.
  7. Samuel was born 2 September 1804 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME. He died 9 March 1866 in Brooksville, Hancock, ME.[18]  Samuel married twice; first he married Harriet Elizabeth GRINDLE on 1 January 1834 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[19]  She was born 17 October 1807 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She was the daughter of Stephen and Elizabeth (JOHNSON) GRINDLE.  Harriet is my second cousin six time removed we are related through her great grandparents John and Elizabeth (DOOR) GRINDLE and through her great grandparents Joseph and Mary (JONES) LOWELL.  Harriet died 9 November 1854 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Johnson’s Point Cemetery in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[20]  Samuel married second to Margaret HOWARD 3 March 1855 in Brooksville, Hancock, ME.
  8. Mary Ann was born 22 December 1805 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME. She died 20 January 1898 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Mary married twice; first to Hayti ROBERTS 11 November 1830 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  Mary married second to Edward PERKINS on 20 April 1849 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.

[1] 1790 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, Penobscot, line number 5523, Andrew Wescott; image 47; NARA microfilm publication M637, 568142.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Andrew Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.  Steven Edward Sullivan, “Andrew and Deborah (Webber) Wescott of Cape Neddick, York, and Penboscot, Maine,” The American Genealogist, 70 (1995), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 20 March 2015), Andrew Escott, b. 16 Feb. 1768; vol. 70, page 219.

[3] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[4] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), James Mason and Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Palaliah Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[6] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Peletiah Westcot and Sally Snowman; FHL microfilm 11752.

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Jeremiah Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 March 2015), Jeremiah Wescott; memorial 143218606.

[9] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Jeremiah Wescott and Keziah Carpenter; FHL microfilm 11752.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 March 2015), Keziah Carpenter Wescott; memorial 110913482.

[11] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Olive Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.

[12] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), John Clark and Olive Wescot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[13] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Robert Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Capt. Robert Presley Wescott Sr; memorial 52611944.

[15] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Robert Wescott and Sarah Grindle; FHL microfilm 11752.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Robert Wescott and Sarah Grindle; FHL microfilm 10608.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Sarah Grindle Wescott; memorial 52611961.

[17] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Andrew Wescott and Eliza White; FHL microfilm 11752.

[18] Mrs. Walter Meiggs Bush, “Vital Records of Brooksville, Hancock County, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 104, 105, 109 (1950, 1951, 1955), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 20 March 2015), Samuel Wescott died May 9 1866; vol. 109, page 108.

[19] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Samuel Wescott and Harriet E. Grindell; FHL microfilm 11752.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 March 2015), Harriet E. Wescott; memorial 107326651.

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Elizabeth WESCOTT

Elizabeth is my fourth great grand aunt.  We are related through her parents, my fifth great grandparents, William Jr. and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT.  Elizabeth and Jeremiah were enumerated in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME in the 1850 census.[1]  Elizabeth was enumerated with her son Hazael in the 1860 census in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[2]  Elizabeth was enumerated living by herself in the 1870 census in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[3]

 

Elizabeth “Betsey” WESCOTT was born 23 November 1789 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[4]  She died 17 February 1871 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  Elizabeth married twice, first to Ebenezer GRANT 26 May 1807 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 15 March 1807 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[5]  Ebenezer was born 20 April 1785 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[6]  He was the son of Alexander and Abigail (STAPLES) GRANT.  Elizabeth married second to Jeremiah VARNUM 12 September 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 4 August 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[7]  Jeremiah was born 8 January 1782 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  He died 26 November 1856 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  Jeremiah was interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[8]

 

Elizabeth and Ebenezer had one child:

  1. William B. was born 17 July 1808 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[9] William married Thankful MARKS.  Thankful was born 24 April 1812 in Sedgwick, Hancock, ME.  She died 24 March 1893 in Orland, Hancock, ME.  She was interred at Thompson Family Cemetery in Orland, Hancock, ME.[10]

Elizabeth and Jeremiah had the following children:

  1. Jeremiah born 8 December 1813 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[11]
  2. Amos born 26 February 1817 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[12]
  3. Hazael [male] was born 25 March 1821 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[13]
  4. Horace born 21 July 1831 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[14]

 

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Blue Hill, 66 (stamped), dwelling 68, family 68, Jeremiah Varnum; NARA microfilm publication M432, 254.

[2] 1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Blue Hill, page 18, dwelling 125, family 131, Betsey W. Varnum; FHL microfilm 803438; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.

[3] Betsey Varnum; FHL microfilm 552043, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Blue Hill, page 13, 277 (stamped), dwelling 708, family 110; microfilm M593, 544.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Elizabeth Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[5] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Ebenezer Grant and Betsy Wescot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Ebenezer Grant; FHL microfilm 11752.

[7] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Jeremiah Varnom and Betsy Grant; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 March 2015), Jeremiah Varnum; memorial 114038723.

[9] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), William Grant Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 March 2015), Thankful Marks; memorial 78318138.

[11] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Jeremiah Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[12] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Amos Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[13] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Hazael Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[14] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Horace Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

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Charlotte S. Jordan

Charlotte S. JORDAN is my first cousin five times removed; she is related through her grandparents, my fifth great grandparents Solomon I and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN.  She was born the third child of ten to Matthew and Abigail (HASLAM) JORDAN, 19 September 1900 in Trenton, Maine.[1]  She married Moses GRANT 5 September 1820 in Sullivan, Maine.[2]  They had one daughter: Charlotte.  Charlotte died about 1840.[3]


[1] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 August 2013), Charlotte Jordan 19 Sept 1800.

[2] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 August 2013), Moses Grant and Sharlot Jorden 5 September 1820.

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 97, 260.

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