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BIRTHS 17 July 1700-1800

  • Deborah CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1724[1]; she was the daughter of James and Mary (MINOR) CHIPMAN.
  • Mary CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1738 in Halifax, Plymouth, Massachusetts[2]; she was the daughter of Jacob and Bethiah (THOMAS) CHIPMAN; wife of Jonathan PORTER.
  • Margaret CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1743[3]; she was the daughter of Handley and Jane (ALLEN) CHIPMAN; wife of Richard BACON.
  • Deborah HASKINS was born 17 July 1759[4]; she was the daughter of John and Hannah (UPHAM) HASKINS; she died before 5 November 1765.
  • Stephen CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1767 in Wellfleet, Barnstable, Massachusetts[5]; he was the son of Perez and Tabitha (SNOW) CHIPMAN; husband of Betsey MAYO.
  • John CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1769 in Wellfleet, Barnstable, Massachusetts[6]; he was the son of Deacon William and Martha (TREAT) CHIPMAN; husband of Elizabeth ATWOOD and Sarah GROSS.
  • Pelatiah WESCOTT was born 17 July 1769 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[7]; he was the son of Samuel and Olive (PERKINS) WESCOTT; husband of Hannah WIGHT.
  • Sarah APPLETON was born 14 July 1782 in Buxton, York, Maine[8]; she was the daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) APPLETON; she died August 1803.
  • David Ross HOPKINS was born 17 July 1785 in Jefferson, Lincoln, Maine[9]; he was the son of Solomon and Esther (PLUMMER) HOPKINS or James and Jane HOPKINS; husband of Olive MOORE.
  • [baby boy] CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1800 in Wellfleet, Barnstable, Massachusetts[10]; he was the son of Samuel Mayo and Rebecca (ATWOOD) CHIPMAN; he died 24 July 1800.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 23 [Deborah Chipman #89].

[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 10 February 2016), Mary Chipman; FHL microfilm 0874033 IT 3.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 21 [Mary Chipman #77].

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25 [Margaret Chipman #112].

[4] F. K. Upham, Upham Genealogy: the descendants of John Upham, of Massachusetts, who came from England in 1633, and lived in Weymouth and Malden, embracing over five hundred heads of families, extending into the tenth generation, print (Albany, N.Y.: Joel munsell’s Sons, Publishers, 1892), 90; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 14 August 2017; Ruth Haskins; 26.II.J.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 42, 90 [Stephen Chipman #307].

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 41, 86 [John Chipman #294].

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 14 July 2018), Pelaliah Wescot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 14 July 2018), Sarah Appleton; FHL microfilm 10594.

[9] Harold Lewis Bond, “Early Vital Recrods of Jefferson, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 73 (1919), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 August 2013), family of Solomon Hopkins and Esther Plumer.  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 29 August 2013), David Plumer Hopkins, 17 July 1785.

[10] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 87 [A son Chipman #767].

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James SIMONTON

James is my fifth great granduncle; we are related through Andrew and Elizabeth (COBB) SIMONTON.  James is first cousin to Josiah VAUGHAN just posted.  James served in the Revolutionary War as a private in Capt. Loring Cushing’s Cape Elizabeth Co. and or Capt. Benjamin Lamont’s Co., Col. John Allen’s Regiment raised for the defense of Machias.[1]

James SIMONTON was born 4 December 1734 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine.[2]  He died 4 March 1813 in Camden, Knox, Maine.[3]  He is interred at Mountain Cemetery in Camden, Knox, Maine.[4]  James married Anne LANE 27 May 1758 in Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[5]  Anne was born about 1738 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine.  She died 27 July 1832 in Camden, Knox, Maine.[6]  She is interred at Mountain View Cemetery in Camden, Knox, Maine.[7]

James and Anne had the following children:

  1. John SIMONTON born about 1759 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine.  He died before 2 December 1838 in South Thomaston, Knox, Maine.  John Married Rachel MCCLELLAN.[8]
  2. James SIMONTON born 10 December 1767 Portland, Cumberland, Maine.[9] He died 2 December 1839 in Camden, Knox, Maine.[10]  James married Susan GROSS in 1792 Maine.[11]
  3. Elizabeth SIMONTON born 13 January 1772 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine. She died 5 November 1857 in Knox County, Maine.  She is interred at Achorn Cemetery in Rockland, Knox, Maine.[12]  Elizabeth married Capt. John GREGORY 22 July 1792 in Falmouth, York, Maine.
  4. Abraham SIMONTON born 18 April 1778 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine. He died 25 October 1851 in Owls Head, Knox, Maine.  He is interred at Ingrahams Hill in Owls Head, Knox, Maine.[13]  Abraham married Lucy HASKELL 1 September 1803 in Thomaston, Knox, Maine.

[1] Mary M. DeBolt, Historiian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. LXXV (75) (Washington, D.C.: NDAR, 1924), 292; online images, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 2 April 2016; Mrs. Ada J. Simonton Blackington #74796.  Mary M. DeBolt, Historiian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. LXXV (75) (Washington, D.C.: NDAR, 1924), 292; online images, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 2 April 2016; Mrs. Ada J. Simonton Blackington #74796.  Martha L. Moody, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. L (50) (Washington, D.C.: NDAR, 1919), 32; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 2 April 2016; Miss Kitty S. Coburn #49067.

[2]  Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  Moody, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 32.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.

[3] Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  Moody, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 32.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), James Simonton.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205245, 000009858, James Simonton, 4 March 1813; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[4] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, James Simonton.  Maine State Library, “Maine, J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection, CA 1780-1999,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016), James Simonton; FHL microfilm 002184900.

[5] Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 March 2015), Anna Lane and James Simonton.  Hon. William Willis, “Records of Falmouth (Now Portland) Maine,” New England Historical and Genealgocial Register, 14, 16, 17 (1860, 1862, 1863), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 March 2014), Simonton James with Anne Lane, May 22 1758; vol. 17, page 151.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205245, 000009858, James Simonton and Anna Lane, 22 May 1758; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[6] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205245, 000009858, Anna Simonton, 27 July 1832; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.

[7] Library, “Maine, J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection, CA 1780-1999,” database online James Simonton; FHL microfilm 002184900.

[8] Bassett, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 252.  Moody, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 32.

[9] DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 April 2016), James Simonton; memorial 82743636.

[10] DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, James Simonton; memorial 82743636.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009858, 00125245, James Simonton, 2 December 1839; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Reuel Robinson, History of Camden and Rockport Maine, original (Rockland, Maine: Huston’s Book Store, 1907), 40, 93, 159, 214, 310, 405; images online, Google, Google (www.books.google.com : online 2 April 2016; James Simonton.

[11] DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 292.  Robinson, History of Camden and Rockport Maine, 40, 93, 159, 214, 310, 405.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 2 April 2016), Elizabeth Simonton Gregory; memorial 6740636.

[13] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 April 2016), Abraham Simonton; FHL microfilm 001316218.

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