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Joseph Chipman

Joseph is my third cousin seven times removed through two lines:  John and Hope (HOWLAND) CHIPMAN and Henry and Sarah (HINKLEY) COBB.  There was little information on Joseph and his family other than a few books that mention one or more members.  The dates are unknown but he lived in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut; Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut; Essex, Chittenden, Vermont; and Granville, Licking, Ohio.[1]

Joseph CHIPMAN was born 5 August 1761 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[2]  He was the son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN.  He died 25 March 1826 in Granville, Licking, Ohio.[3]  Joseph married Anne “Amy” REED in 1789 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[4]  She was born 18 April 1765 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut.[5]  She was the daughter of Peter and Thankful Northrup (BEECHER) REED.  She died 31 December 1851 in Allen County, Ohio.  She was interred at Shawnee Cemetery in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.[6]

Joseph and Anne had the following children:

  1. Parthenia “Patience” CHIPMAN born 11 April 1790 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[7] She died in 1834 in Warren, Iowa.  Parthenia married Vinson S. NASH.[8]  Vinson was born 10 September 1787 in Cumminton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.  He was the son of Caleb and Rachel Ann (SMITH) NASH.  He died 20 November 1835 in Licking County, Ohio.  He is interred at Old Fredonia Cemetery in Licking County, Ohio.[9]  He served in the War of 1812.[10]  They had 11 children.
  2. Philene CHIPMAN born 7 January 1792 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[11] She died 25 March 1879 in Shelbina, Shelby, Missouri.  Philene married Parker Hezikiah KEMP 16 April 1816 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[12]  Parker was born 25 August 1792 in Plymouth, Grafton, New Hampshire.[13]  He was the son of John and Hannah (CHILLIS) KEMP.  He died 30 May 1880 in Shelbina, Shelby, Missouri.  They had 1 daughter.
  3. Gillin CHIPMAN born 29 June 1795 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[14] She died 9 March 1868.[15]  She is interred at Linwood Cemetery in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.[16]  Gillin married Salmon WHEELER 23 November 1819 in Homer, Licking, Ohio.[17]  Salmon was born 6 July 1792 in Fairfield, Franklin, Vermont.[18]  He was the son of Zalmon and Hannah (BUTLER) WHEELER.  He died 1 April 1874.[19]  He is interred at Linwood Cemetery in Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.[20]  They had 8 children.
  4. Emma CHIPMAN born 29 June 1795 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[21]
  5. Norman J. CHIPMAN born 12 May 1797 in Waterbury, Washington, Vermont.[22] He died 6 November 1881 in Clinton, Clinton, Iowa.[23]  Norman married Sarah Wilson PARKER 21 June 1821 in Licking County, Ohio by S. Bancroft, Justice of the Peace; with intentions filed 9 May 1821 in Licking County, Ohio.[24]  Sarah was born 3 May 1799 in Cambridge, Lamoille, Vermont.  She died 18 February 1861 in Washington, Washington, United States.[25]
  6. Holton Cassius CHIPMAN born 11 January 1799 in Rutland, Rutland, Vermont.[26] He died 1859 in Bristol, Elkhart, Indiana.  Holton married Lucy B. HOPKINS 244 February 1825 in Licking County, Ohio by Bryant Thornbill, Justice of the Peace.[27]  Lucy was born 24 April 1809 in Rutland, Rutland, Vermont.[28]  She died 24 January 1893 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois.  She married second to John PENOYER, Jr. in 1860.  Holton and Lucy had 10 children.
  7. Donald Lonzo CHIPMAN born 17 April 1801 in Chittenden County, Vermont.[29] He died 21 February 1892 in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.  He is interred at Shawnee Cemetery in Fort Shawnee, Allen, Ohio.[30]  Donald married three times; first to Elizabeth “Betsey” DICKEY 11 March 1830.[31]  Elizabeth was born 4 April 1806 in Virginia.  She died of heart issues 16 May 1860 in Allen County, Ohio.[32]  Donald and Elizabeth had 6 children.  Donald married second to Cynthia Ann MORRIS 6 September 1860 in Allen County, Ohio.[33]  She had previously been married to James CONNETT.  She died 18 August 1868.  She was interred at Greenlawn Cemetery in Elida, Allen, Ohio.[34]  Donald and Cynthia did not have any children.  Donald married third to Mary Ann THAYER.[35]  Mary was born 15 May 1834 in New York.[36]  She was the daughter of Daniel and Margaret (GATES) THAYER.  She died 19 November 1905 in Lima, Allen, Ohio.[37]  She had previously been married to Reason JENNINGS.  Donald and Mary had 3 children.
  8. Orrin CHIPMAN born 4 October 1803 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[38] His gravestone lists a birthdate of 1 July 1803.[39]  He died 4 March 1886 in Iowa.[40]  He is interred at Richmond Cemetery in Washington County, Iowa.[41]  Orrin married twice; first he married Maria/Siata THURSTON 27 April 1828 in Licking County, Ohio by Rev. Asa Church; also listed on records are 2 March 1828 and 2 November 1828.[42]  She was the daughter of Peter and Hannah (BUTLER) THURSTON.  She died 4 March 1860.[43]  She was interred at Richmond Cemetery in Washington County, Iowa.[44]  Orrin and Maria had 3 children.  Orrin married second to Elizabeth RANNEY 28 May 1861.[45]  She was born 28 August 1835.[46]  She died 5 December 1882.[47]  She was interred at Richmond Cemetery, Washington County, Iowa.[48]
  9. Amy CHIPMAN born 4 August 1806 in Jericho, Chittenden, Vermont.[49] She died November 1849 in Carroll County, Illinois.[50]  Amy married Wesley Presley CHURCH 9 October 1828 in Licking County, Ohio.[51]  Wesley was born 13 February 1807 in Vermont.  He was the son of Rev. Asa and Lydia (LEWIS) CHURCH.  He died 26 September 1867 in Freedom, Carroll, Illinois.[52]  He was interred at Arnolds Grove Cemetery in Carroll County, Illinois.[53]  Amy and Wesley had 10 children.
  10. Allanson CHIPMAN born 16 June 1812 in Essex, Chittenden, Vermont.[54] He died before June 1814.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[2] 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 31 May 2016), Joseph Chipman; FHL mcirofilm 7450315.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[3] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[4] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[5] 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 31 May 2016), Anne Read; FHL microfilm 7450360.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 27, 60 [Joseph Chipman #148].

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 May 2016), Amy Ann Reed Chipman; memorial 39149248.

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Parthenia Chipman #148].

[8] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60 [Parthenia Chipman #148].

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Vinson S. Nash; memorial 160426343.

[10] National Archives, “U.S., War of 1812 Service Records, 1812-1815,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Vinson Nash; citing National Archive and Records Administration microfilm M602, roll 152; private; 3 reg’t (Tyler’s) Vermont militia.

[11] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Philene Chipman #478].

[12] Vermont, United States State Capitol Building, Montpelier, “Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008,” records online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Thimp and Philina Chipman; FHL microfilm 27507, 27707.

[13] New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL microfilm 1001010.  “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL mcirofilm 1001010.  New Hampshire Bureau of vital Records, “New Hampshire, Birth Records, 1659-1900,” database online, ancestry.com, ancestry.com (ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; citing New Hampshire Bureau of Vital Records.  New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, “New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; FHL microfilm 1001010.  AmericanAncestors.org, “New Hampshire: Births, to 1901, Deaths and Marriages to 1937,” database online, New England Historic and Genealogical Society, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 June 2016), Parker Kemp; vol. births I-J-K to 1901, page 13563.

[14] Albert Gallatin Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, first (Boston, Mass.: American College of Genealogy, 1914), 250; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Salmon Wheeler #3135.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Gillian Chipman #479].

[15] Goodspeed’s History of Hamilton, Knox and Shelby Counties of Tennessee, reprinted from Goodspeed’s History 1887 (Nashville, Tennessee: Charles and Randy Elder Booksellers, 1974), 1012; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Xenophon Wheeler.  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Gillin Wheeler; memorial 83913290.

[17] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60 [Gillian Chipman #479].  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.  Who’s Who in Tennessee: A biographical reference book of notable Tennesseeans of to-day (Mephis: Paul & Douglas Co., Publishers, 1911), 71; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 June 2016; Xenophon Wheeler.

[18] Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[19] Goodspeed’s History of Hamilton, Knox and Shelby Counties of Tennessee, 1012.  Wheeler, The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, 250.

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 June 2016), Salmon Wheeler; memorial 83913311.

[21] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Emma Chipman #480].

[22] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[23] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[24] “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 June 2016), Norman J. Chipman and Sarah Parker; FHL microfilm 384300.  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 June 2016), Norman J. Chipman and Sarah Parker; FHL microfilm 0384300 V 1.  Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[25] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 126 [Norman Chipman #481].

[26] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127 [Holton Chipman #482].  Copy of letter Ancestry.com, posted 17 Feb 2015 by Falconsfire101.

[27] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 June 2016), Holton Chipman and Lucy Hopkins; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 3 June 2016), Holton Chipman and Lucy Hopkins; FHL microfilm 384300.

[28] Copy of letter Ancestry.com, posted 17 Feb 2015 by Falconsfire101.

[29] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127 [Don Alonzo Chipman #483].  History of Allen County, Ohio: containing a history of the county, its townships, towns, villages, schools, churches, industries, ets.; portraits of early settlers and prominent ment; biographies; history of the northwest territory; history of Ohio; statistical and miscellaneous matter, etc., etc. (Chicago: Warner, Beers & Co., 1885), 788; images online, Google, Google (www.play.google.com : online 31 May 2016; Joseph B. Chipman.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 May 2016), Don Lonzo Chipman; memorial 39149252.

[31] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127 [Don Alonzo Chipman #483].  History of Allen County, Ohio, 788.

[32] 1860 United States census, Allen County, Ohio, mortality schedule, Shawnee, page 2, line 17, E. Chipman; NARA microfilm publication T1159, 29.

[33] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Alonzo Chipman and Cynthia Ann Counett; FHL microfilm 091413 V. A-B.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Cynthia Ann Counett and Alanzo Chipman; FHL microfilm 901413.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 June 2016), Cynthia Chipman; memorial 127324279.

[35] History of Allen County, Ohio, 788.

[36] County Courthouses, “Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2016), Mary Ann Chipman; FHL microfilm 901425.

[37] Courthouses, “Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001,” database online Mary Ann Chipman; FHL microfilm 901425.

[38] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[39] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman; memorial 1968247.

[40] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Ray Irman Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, first (self: self, 1972), #2; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 10 June 2016; Maria or Siata Thurston.

[41] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Orrin Chipman; memorial 1968247.

[42] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman and Mariah Thurstain; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.  “Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1997,” images online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 10 June 2016), Orrin Chipman and Mariah Thurstain; FHL microfilm 384300.  Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, #2.

[43] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].  Smith, Thurston Family Genealogy, #2.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Maria Thurston Chipman; memorial 19698246.

[45] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[46] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[47] Chipman, The Chipman Family, 60, 127-128 [Orrin Chipman #484].

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 June 2016), Elizabeth C. Chipman; memorial 19698244.

[49] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Amy Chipman #485].

[50] 1850 United States census, Carroll County, Illinois, mortality schedule, , page 103, line 17, Ana Church; NARA microfilm publication T1133, 58.  Portrait and Biographical Album of Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties, Illinois: containing full page portraits and biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the county together with portraits and biographies of all the governors of the state, and of the presidents of the United States, first (Chicago: Chapman Brothers, 1889), 228-229; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 18 June 2016; Alfred S. Clay.

[51] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2016), Amy Chipman and Wesley Church; FHL microfilm 0384300 V. 1.

[52] Portrait and Biographical Album of Jo Daviess and Carroll Counties, Illinois, 228-229.

[53] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 18 June 2016), Wesley Church; memorial 42920999.

[54] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 60 [Alanson Chipman #486].

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Captain George W. WESCOTT

George is my third great grandfather; sixth cousin six times removed and seventh cousin four times removed through Joseph and Abigail (Paul) ALCOCK; he is my seventh cousin three times removed through John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK.  George was a fisherman, mariner, farmer, master mariner, and merchant.[1]  He was enumerated in the 1860 and 1870 censuses while married to Drusilla.[2]  He was enumerated in the 1880, and 1900 censuses while married to Charlotte.[3]  George served in the Union Army in the Civil War as a sergeant in Company I, Maine 28th Infantry.[4]  His unit went from Maine to New York (Fort Schuyler), then to Fortress Monroe in Virginia.  They then were in Chalmette and Donaldsonville, Louisiana.  His unit then attached to another unite while in Louisiana.  His unit was engaged in the Assault on Port Hudson on 14 June 1863.  They went to Baton Rouge and then to Cairo, Illinois where he mustered out.[5]  He was 5 foot 11 inches tall, black hair, hazel eyes and had a dark complexion.[6]  He lived in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine his most of his life.

George W. WESCOTT was born 20 March 1830 in Blue Hill, Hancock, Maine.  He was the son of Thomas Jefferson and Mercy Haney (GRAY) WESCOTT.  He died 20 May 1908 from senile debility in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine.[7]  He is interred at Birch Harbor Village Cemetery in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine.  George married twice.  He married first to Drusilla LINDSAY on 2 January 1853 in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine.[8]  They divorced October 1873 in Hancock County, Maine.[9]  Drusilla was born 20 February 1836 in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine.[10]  She was the daughter of James and Sarah (GROVER) LINDSAY.  She married second to George’s brother, Chelsea WESCOTT.[11]  George married second to Charlotte August (HANCOCK) JOY 26 December 1873.[12]  Charlotte was born 25 February 1845.  She died 12 July 1913.

George and Drusilla had the following children:

  1. Elizabeth “Eliza” WESCOTT born about 1854 in Maine.  She married Abraham Putnam “Put” CARR 18 November 1871 in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine.  She divorced him January 1880 in Penobscot County, Maine.[13]  He is my second cousin four times removed.  Elizabeth and Abraham were sixth cousins 2 times removed through John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK.
  2. Frances “Fannie” Alma WESCOTT born 2 May 1857 in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine. She died 30 March 1935 in Oso, Snohomish, Washington.[14]  She is interred at Camano Lutheran Cemetery in Camano, Island, Washington.[15]  Frances married Aldis E. HOPKINS 3 September 1876 in Otis, Hancock, Maine.[16]
  3. Georgianna WESCOTT was born about 1859 in Maine.
  4. James W. WESCOTT was born 20 Jun 1860 in Maine. He died of labor pneumonia on 17 March 1910 in Winter Harbor, Hancock, Maine.[17]  He is interred at Winter Harbor, Hancock, Maine.  He married Anna H. TRACY 25 November 1886 in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine.
  5. Allura WESCOTT was born about 1862 in Maine. She married Captain William E. HUTCHINS 14 Jun 1879 in Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine.[18]

George adopted the following child:

  1. Lilla C. JOY born April 1870 in Maine. Her father was Zenas JOY, she was adopted by George Wescott upon marriage to Charlotte.  Lilla married William F. DAVIS 26 October 1892 in West Gouldsboro, Hancock, Maine by Justice of the Peace Arthur B. Kingsley[19].  Banns were published 15 October 1892 in West Gouldsboro.[20]

[1] 1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsboro, page 13, Dwelling 76, family 85, George Wescott; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957,” digital images, Family Search, Family Search (www.familysearch.org : online 1 May 2014), George Wescott; citing State Archives, Augusta; FHL digital folder 4388598.  George Wescott, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsborough, page 18, dwelling 126, family 140; microfilm M593, 545.  1880 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsboro, Enumeration District (ED) 161, page 13, page 416 (stamped), dwelling 119, family 137, George W. Wescott; NARA microfilm publication T9,  George Wescott, 1900 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsboro, sheet 9B, Enumeration District (ED) 56, dwelling 214, family 221; microfilm T623, 593.

[2] 1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsboro, page 13, Dwelling 76, family 85, George Wescott; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.  George Wescott, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsborough, page 18, dwelling 126, family 140; microfilm M593, 545.

[3] 1880 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsboro, Enumeration District (ED) 161, page 13, page 416 (stamped), dwelling 119, family 137, George W. Wescott; NARA microfilm publication T9,  George Wescott, 1900 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Gouldsboro, sheet 9B, Enumeration District (ED) 56, dwelling 214, family 221; microfilm T623, 593.

[4] Historical Data Systems, “U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : online 11 April 2014), George Wescott; citing Report of the Adujant General of the State of Maine.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957,” digital images, Family Search, Family Search (www.familysearch.org : online 1 May 2014), George Wescott; citing State Archives, Augusta; FHL digital folder 4388598.  National Park Service, “The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database,” database online, United States of America, National Park Service (www.nps.gov : online 20 March 2016), George Wescott.

[5] Service, “The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database,” database online George Wescott.

[6] Maine State Archives, “Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957,” digital images, Family Search, George Wescott.

[7] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 April 2014), Geo. W. Wescott.

[8] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : http://www.familysearch.org 1 March 2013), Drusilla Lindsey and George Westcott.

[9] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Divorce Records, 1789-1891,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : online 11 April 2014), George W. Wescott and Drusilla Wescott divorce October 1873.

[10] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 1 May 2014), Drewsilla Lindsey 20 February 1836, film 10925.

[11] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 26 September 2015), Chelsea and Drusilla Wescott; FHL microfilm 11729.

[12] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 12 April 2014), George W. Wescott and Charlotte A. Joy marriage 26 December 1873.

[13] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Divorce Records, 1789-1891,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : online 20 March 2016), Eliza A. Carr and Abram P. Carr; court SJC; vol. 57, page 130.

[14] Washington, 1907-1960, 16, Frances Alma Hopkins, 30 March 1935; database, Family History Library, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.com : online 22 April 2014); Bureau of Vital Statistics, Olympia.  Washington compiled from various counties, “Washington, Select Death Certificates, 1907-1960,” database, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : online 22 April 2014), Frances Alma Hopkins 30 March 1935.

[15] Francis A. Hopkins, 2 May 1857-30 Mar 1935, Camano Lutheran Cemetery, Island County, Washington, USA.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 22 April 2014), Francis A. Hopkins.

[16] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 1 March 2013), Alldis E. Hopkins and Frances C. Wescott, 3 Sep. 1876, film 11729.

[17] Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : ancestry.com 2 March 2013), James W. Wescott.

[18] Alice MacDonald Long, Marriage Records of Hancock County, Maine Prior to 1892 (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1882), 344.

[19] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9926, William F. Davis, Jr. and Lilla Joy, 26 October 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 20 March 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine Family History Library, “Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996,” database online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 March 2016), William F. Davis Jr. and Lilla C. Joy.  Maine Ancestry.com, “Maine, Marriages, 1892-1996,” database online, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 March 2016), William F. Davis Jr. and Lilla C. Joy.  Maine Department of Health and Human Services, “Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1985,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 20 March 2016), Jr. William Davis and Lilla C. Joy.

[20] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9926, William F. Davis, Jr. and Lilla Joy, 26 October 1892.

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Clement JORDAN

Clement is my first cousin seven times removed through his grandparents, Dominicus and Hannah (TRISTRAM) JORDAN, my seventh great grandparents.  “By the will of his father, Clement became the owner of Richmond’s Island, where he made his residence and where a number of his children were born. He then removed to his farm on the mainland, just opposite to Richmond’s Island, and here his first wife Elizabeth died. Tradition says of Clement Jordan that he was always looked up to by his neighbors for advice, as a counselor in public trouble, and as a healer of disease. He was nearly always chosen on the committee of safety in the troublesome times with the Indians, and with the mother country previous to the Revolution. As a doctor, he had a widespread practice, treating diseases principally with herbs and roots collected by himself from the earth. His daughter Elizabeth has been heard to say that she with the rest of the children had spent days and weeks collecting them for him. His salves and ointments were made by himself or by his directions, and his patients came from far and near, even from Boston, to have their fever-sores, ulcers and other bad sores cured. As there was no way of traveling in those days, except on horseback or on foot, there were more or less persons stopping at the house the year round for advice and treatment. He was very zealous about attending meeting. His large families of children were always required to go, and having no conveyance, had to go afoot, the distance to church being five miles.”[1]

Clement JORDAN was born 28 April 1720/1 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[2]  He died 5 April 1789/90 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[3]  He is interred at Olde Spurwink Plantation Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[4]  Clement married three times; first to Elizabeth ALLEN 29 April 1744 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[5]  Elizabeth was born 1716 in Worcester, Worcester, MA.[6]  She is the daughter of Reverend Benjamin and Elizabeth (CROCKER) ALLEN.  She died 23 May 1752 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  She is interred at the Second Parish Church next to her father.  He married second to Sarah GRAY 20 December 1755 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.[7]  Sarah was born about 1732 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  She died 2 April 1782 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  She is interred at Olde Spurwink Plantation Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[8]  He married third to Sarah BARTLETT 11 April 1782 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME, in a ceremony conducted by Rev. Ephraim Clark; intentions filed 19 March 1782 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[9]  Sarah was born 7 December 1740 in Kittery, York, ME.[10]  She died 12 September 1827 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, ME.

Clement and Elizabeth Allen had the following children:

  1. Achsah was born in 1745 in Richmond’s Island, Cumberland, ME.[11] She died 5 May 1800.  She is interred at Swan Point Cemetery in Providence, Providence, RI.[12]  Achsah married Reverend Enos HITCHCOCK 13 June 1771 in Truro, Essex, MA, intentions filed 25 May 1771 in Beverly, Essex, MA.[13]  Enos was born 7 March 1744 in Springfield, Hampden, MA.[14]  He graduated from Harvard in Cambridge, Middlesex, MA in 1767.  He was a chaplain in the Revolutionary War.  He died 27 February 1803 in Providence, Providence, RI.[15]  He is interred at the Swan Point Cemetery in Providence, Providence, RI.[16]
  2. Mary was born in 1747 in Richmond’s Island, Cumberland, ME.[17] She died in 1812.  Mary was married twice, first to Captain Matthew SIMONTON 4 March 1790 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME in a ceremony conducted by Reverend Ephraim Clark.[18]  Matthew was born in 1770 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  He died 22 January 1794.  She married second to, Richard Michael LIBBY 1 March 1798.[19]  Richard was born 28 May 1741 in Scarborough, Cumberland, ME.  He was the son of John and Keziah (HUBBARD) LIBBY.  He died in 1814.
  3. Benjamin Allen was born 1749 in Richmond’s Island in Cumberland, ME.[20] He was lost at sea in 1783.[21]  Benjamin married Sarah TRUNDY 17 March 1772 at Richmond’s Island, Cumberland, ME.[22]  Sarah was born in 1751.
  4. Clement was born 1751 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[23] He is a veteran of the Revolutionary War.[24]  He died 5 December 1831 in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.  His body is interred at Highland Cemetery in Buxton, York, ME.[25]  Clement married Sarah “Sally” JORDAN 10 November 1774 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[26]  Sarah is my first cousin six times removed, second cousin seven times removed and fourth cousin nine times removed.  Sarah and Clement are first cousins once removed.  Sarah is the daughter of Nathaniel and Susanna (HILL) JORDAN.  She died 18 November 1836.[27]  She is interred at Highland Cemetery in Buxton, York, ME.

Clement and Sarah Gray had the following children:

  1. Samuel was born about 1756 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[28] He was lost at sea, and believed to be unmarried.[29]
  2. Silas was born about 1758 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[30] He was lost at sea, and believed to be unmarried.[31]
  3. Miriam was born in 1759 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[32] She died 25 May, 1850 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Her body is interred at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[33]  Miriam married Deacon Robert DYER 17 December 1776 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Robert was born about 1752 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.  He was the son of Henry and Sarah (RIDLEY) DYER.  He died 22 September 1826 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  His body is interred at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[34]
  4. Elizabeth was born in 1759 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[35] She died 30 December 1828 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Elizabeth married Stephen JORDAN 20 December 1776 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.[36]  Stephen was born 13 November 1753 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.[37]  He is the son of Stephen and Mary (JORDAN) JORDAN.  He is my third cousin six times removed.  He and Elizabeth are third cousins.  Stephen died 13 August 1806 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.
  5. Mehitable was born in 1761 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[38] She died in 1805 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.  Mehitable married Barnabas HARDING 19 April 1798 in Gorham, Cumberland, ME, intentions filed 31 March 1798.[39]  Barnabas was born 5 July 1767 in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.[40]  He is the son of Zephaniah and Mary (DAVIS) HARDING.  He died in 1809 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.
  6. Elisha was born 12 April 1761 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[41] He is a veteran of the Revolutionary War.  He died 12 January 1852 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  He was interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[42]  Elisha married Mary ARMSTRONG 27 January 1790 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Mary was born in 1769 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  She died 22 April 1850 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Her body is interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.
  7. Phebe was born in 1762 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[43] She died 26 March 1822 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Phebe married twice, first to Daniel WARD 5 April 1784, intentions filed 22 November 1793.  Daniel was born 21 September 1761 in Eastham, Barnstable, MA.  He was the son of Joseph and Mary (TREAT) WARD.  Daniel died before 1811.  Phebe married second to Captain Thomas LIBBY 13 October 1811.  He was born 12 November 1754.  He was the son of Thomas and Mary (LARRABEE) LIBBY.
  8. Hannah was born about 1770 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[44] She married Benjamin HOPKINS 7 July 1789.
  9. Simon was born about 1770 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[45] He married Elizabeth “Molly” SANDS 26 January 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.  Elizabeth was born 19 June 1774 in Buxton, York, ME.[46]  She was the daughter of James and Lydia (FALL) SANDS.  She died February 1835.
  10. Martha was born about 1776 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[47] She died young.
  11. Esther was born about 1778 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[48] She died young.

Clement and Sarah Wentworth had the following children:

  1. Shuah B. was born 12 July 1787 in Falmouth, Cumberland, ME.[49] She died 17 September 1868 in Bourneville, Ross, OH.[50] She is interred at Moore Cemetery in Ross County, OH.[51]  Shuah married Isaac BRADFORD 9 June 1804 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, ME.[52]  Isaac was born 15 October 1784 in New Gloucester, Cumberland, ME.  He was the son of Ephraim and Judith (MOULTON) BRADFORD.  He died 21 January 1849 in Bourneville, Ross, OH.  He is interred at Moore Cemetery in Ross County, OH.[53]

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Clement Jordan #49].

[2] 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 16 April 2015), Clement Jordan; vol. 14, page 145.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 April 2015), Clammot Jordan.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Clement Jordan #49].

[3] James L. Hansen, “Probate and Miscellaneous Notices from The Cumberland Gazette: 1790-1791,” The Maine Genealogist, 25 (2003), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestor.org : online 16 April 2015), Clement Jordan, Esq.., late of Cape Elizabeth; Sarah Jordan and Benjamin Allen Jordan, administrators (5 April 1790); vol. 25, page 84.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 April 2015), Clement Jordan; memorial 44677214.

[5] Sumner Eli Bowman, “Notes: Allen Bible Records,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 83 (1829), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 16 April 2015), [Benjamin Allen] Daughter [Elizabeth] married Clement Jordan; vol. 83, page 509.  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 16 April 2015), Jordan Clement with Eliz. Allen, April 29, 1744; vol. 16, page 319.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 April 2015), Clement Jordan and Elizabeth Allen.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Clement Jordan #49].

[7] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 April 2015), Clement Jordan and Sarah [Gray] Dunham.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 April 2015), Sarah Gray Jordan; memorial 44677652.

[9] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 April 2015), Clement Jordan and Sarah [Bartlett] Wentworth.

[10] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Clement Jordan #49].

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Achsah Jordan #184].

[12] New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 16 April 2015), Achsah Hitchcock; Swan Point Cemetery; page 185804.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 January 2015), Achsah Hitchcock; memorial 129533227.

[13] Massachusetts Vital Records: Truro vol. 1, page 108, Mr Enos hitchcock of Berverly and Mrs achsah Jordan, 13 June 1771; New England Historical and Genealogical Society, online.   Massachusetts Vital Records: Beverly vol. 2, page 174, Jordan, Achsah, Mrs., of Truro, and [Rev. int.] Enos Hitchcock, between 13 January 1771 and 26 May 1771; New England Historical and Genealogical Society, online.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 14 April 2015), Achsah Jordan and Enos Hitchcock; FHL microfilm 864851, 0962871.

[14] City Clerk City Hall, “Massachusetts Springfield Vital Records,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 15 April 2015), Enos Hitchcock; FHL microfilm 185414.  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 15 April 2015), Enos Hitchcock; FHL microfilm 185416, 186128.

[15] Clifford K. Shipton, “Harvard Class of 1766-1767,” New England Historic Genealogical Register, 125 (1971), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 16 April 2015), Rev. Enos Hitchcock (1767) of Providence, R.I., d. 1803.

[16] New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 16 April 2015), Enos Hitchcock; Swan Point Cemetery; page 185810.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 January 2015), Enos Hitchcock; memorial 129533229.

[17] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Mary Jordan #185].

[18] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Mary Jordan #185].

[19] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Mary Jordan #185].

[20] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28, 63 [Benjamin Allen #186].

[21] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28, 63 [Benjamin Allen #186].

[22] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28, 63 [Benjamin Allen #186].

[23] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28, 64 [Clement Jordan #187].

[24] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28, 64 [Clement Jordan #187].

[25] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28, 64 [Clement Jordan #187].

[26] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28, 64 [Clement Jordan #187].

[27] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 64, 86 [Sarah “Sally” Jordan #293].

[28] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Samuel Jordan #190].

[29] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Samuel Jordan #190].

[30] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Silas Jordan #193].

[31] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Silas Jordan #193].

[32]   Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 64 [Miriam Jordan #191].

[33] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 April 2015), Miriam Jordan Dyer; memorial 67514261.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 April 2015), Deacon Robert Dyer; memorial 67514191.

[35] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 54-55, 65 [Elizabeth Jordan #192 & Stephen Jordan #151].

[36] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 54-55, 65 [Elizabeth Jordan #192 & Stephen Jordan #151].

[37] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 54-55, 65 [Elizabeth Jordan #192 & Stephen Jordan #151].

[38] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 65 [Mehitable Jordan #194].

[39] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL 1002604, 9799, Barnabas Harding and Mehitable Jordan, 19 April 1798; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 6 January 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[40] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002604, Barnabas Harding, 5 July 1767; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 15 April 2015); 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 6 January 2015), Barnabas Harding; FHL microfilm 10928, 10930.

[41] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[42] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[43] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 66 [Phebe Jordan #196].

[44] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 66 [Hannah Jordan #197].

[45] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 66 [Simon Jordan #198].

[46] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 April 2015), Elizabeth Sands; FHL microfilm 10594.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 66 [Simon Jordan #198].

[47] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Martha Jordan #189].

[48] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 28 [Esther Jordan #188].

[49] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 67 [Shuah Jordan #199].

[50] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 67 [Shuah Jordan #199].

[51] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 April 2015), Shuah Jordan Bradford; memorial 51360828.

[52] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29, 67 [Shuah Jordan #199].

[53] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 April 2015), Isaac Bradford; memorial 51359741.

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Hannah JORDAN

Hannah is my fourth great grand aunt through her parents Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN, my fifth great grandparents.  She is also my fourth cousin nine times removed through her third great grandparents, John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth and twelfth great grandparents.  Her husband George HASLAM is my second cousin seven times removed through his great grandparents, Richard and Hannah (HALEY) WESCOTT, my eighth great grandparents.  This makes their children my first cousins five times removed, third cousins six times removed and fifth cousins eight times removed.  Many of them married people also related to me.  Hannah and George are not related by blood.

Hannah JORDAN was born 11 April 1775 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[1]  She is the daughter of Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN.  She died 29 March 1857.  Her body is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[2]  Hannah married George HASLAM 16 June 1791 in Sullivan, Hancock, ME by Paul Dudley SARGENT, justice of the peace.[3]  George was born 6 May 1770 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.  He is the son of George and Prudence Mary (WESTCOAT) HASLAM.  George died 23 April 1856.  His body is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[4]

Hannah and George had the following children:

  1. Mary T. “Polly” was born 30 April 1792 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[5] She died 20 November 1880 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  Mary married Richard COOK in 1813.  Richard was born 1785 in New Brunswick, Canada.[6]  He died 28 November 1841 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[7]  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.
  2. Emma J. was born in 1793 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME. She died in 1816.  She married David MCFARLAND.[8]  David was born 12 April 1786 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.  He is the son of Thomas and Jane (SMITH) MCFARLAND.  He died 4 February 1868 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.  He was interred at Pine Tree Cemetery in Hancock, Hancock, ME.
  3. John P. was born 8 March 1799 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[9] He died 25 November 1877 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[10]  John married Louisa P. HOPKINS 10 July 1825.  Louisa was born 2 October 1808 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of David Ross and Olive (MOORE) HOPKINS.  Louisa is my third great grandaunt.  She died 5 February 1886 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[11]
  4. George III was born 1800 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME. He drowned, unknown as to what age he was.[12]
  5. Solomon was born 28 April 1801 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[13] He died 21 January 1864 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred in Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[14]  Solomon married Clarissa MOSELY 21 September 1829.[15]  Clarissa was born 1805 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.[16]  She is the daughter of James MOSELY.  She died 8 November 1875 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[17]
  6. Eliakim Westcott “Like” was born 16 March 1803 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[18] He died 17 January 1880 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[19]  Eliakim married three times; first to Elizabeth “Eliza” INGALLS about 1827.[20]  Elizabeth was born 16 June 1806 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Samuel and Sarah (MITCHELL) INGALLS.  She died 12 October 1829 in Waltham, Hancock, ME [just five days after the birth of her daughter Elizabeth].  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[21]  He married second, Susan WILBUR 24 January 1831 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[22]  Susan was born 28 April 1813 in Eastbrook, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Ebenezer “Eben” and Elizabeth “Betsey” (FORD) WILBUR.  She died 24 June 1854 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[23]  He married last to Hannah W. BOWDEN after 1853.[24]  Hannah was born in October 1817 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.  She was the daughter of Twisden and Lydia (FORD) BOWDEN.  She died 12 October 1904 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[25]  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME in an unmarked grave.[26]
  7. Nahum Jordan was born 19 June 1806 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[27] He died 27 March 1879 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred in Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[28]  Nahum married Harriet J. KIMBALL 16 April 1828.[29]  Harriet was born 2 March 1808 in Amherst, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Moses and Elizabeth (NORCROSS) KIMBALL.  She died 5 October 1901 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[30]  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[31]
  8. Hannah L. was born 10 August 1808 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[32] She died 1 February 1897 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[33]  She is interred at Brimmer Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.  Hannah married Alanson JORDAN 1 January 1829 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[34]  Alanson was born 7 February 1807 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  He is the son of Ebenezer and Phebe H. (SMITH) JORDAN.  He is my second cousin five times removed through his great grandparents Nathanial and Dorothy (HILL) JORDAN, my sixth great grandparents and my fifth cousin eight times removed through his fourth great grandparents, my ninth and twelfth great grandparents. He died 20 February 1892 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[35]  He is interred at Brimmer Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[36]
  9. Christiana W. was born 26 October 1809 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[37] He died 26 November 1853.  She is interred at Simpson Cemetery in Sullivan, Hancock, ME.[38]  Christiana married Moses SMITH 1 January 1828.[39]  Moses was born 7 March 1804 in Waterboro, York, ME.  He is the son of John E. and Experience (HAMILTON).  He died 6 June 1870 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[40]
  10. Walter J. was born 3 October 1811 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[41] He died 9 February 1890 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[42]  Walter married Phebe H. Woodward 9 May 1839 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME by Rev. Allen Barrow.[43]  Phebe was born 15 January 1819 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Captain Stephen Gage and Lucy Elizabeth (JORDAN) WOODWARD.  She is my third cousin four times removed through her second great grandparents Nathaniel and Dorothy (HILL) JORDAN, my sixth great grandparents; and my sixth cousin seven times removed through her fifth great grandparents John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth and twelfth great grandparents.  Phebe and Walter are second cousins once removed.  Phebe died 17 May 1900 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[44]  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[45]
  11. Phebe J. was born 21 December 1814 in Waltham, Hancock, Me.[46] She died of heart disease on 30 January 1892 in Sanford, York, ME.[47]  She is interred in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  Phebe married John Ford WILBUR 20 March 1834.[48]  John was born 1 January 1811 in Eastbrook, Hancock, ME.[49]  He is the son of Ebenezer and Elizabeth (FORD) WILBUR.  He died 19 November 1889 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at the Church Cemetery in Eastbrook, Hancock, ME.
  12. Sarah Colby “Sally” was born 16 February 1816 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[50] She died 30 November 1901 in Sanford, York, ME.[51]  She is interred at Oakdale Cemetery in Sanford, York, ME.[52]  Sarah married Horace BENNETT 7 June 1837.  Horace was born 9 October 1813 in South Sanford, York, ME.  He is the son of Rufus and Anna (BATCHELDER) BENNETT.  He died 15 October 1880.[53]

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Hannah Jordan #323].

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Hannah Jordan Haslam; memorial 83220060.

[3] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 12 April 2015), George Haslem and Hannah Jordan; FHL microfilm 12217.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), George Haslam; memorial 83220098.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 262 [Mary “Polly” T. Haslam #1249].

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 262 [Mary “Polly” T. Haslam #1249].

[7] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9918, Richard S. Cook, 19 January 1894; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Emma J. Haslam #1250].

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [John Haslam I #1252].

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), John Haslam; memorial 83225588.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Louisa P. Grant Haslam; memorial 83225631.

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [George Haslam III #1251].

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [Solomon Haslam #1253].

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 August 2013), Solomon Haslam; memorial 104482474.

[15] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [Solomon Haslam #1253].

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [Solomon Haslam #1253].

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Clarissa Mosley Haslam; memorial 104482463.

[18] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Eliakim Wescott Haslam; memorial 8220811.

[20] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Eliza Ingalls Haslam; memorial 104482379.

[22] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), susan Wilbur Haslam; memorial 83220833.

[24] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[25] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9960, Hannah Haslam, 12 October 1904; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[26] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[27] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Nahum Jordan Haslam #1255].

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Nahum J. Haslam; memorial 83220149.

[29] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Nahum Jordan Haslam #1255].

[30] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9960, Harriet Haslam, 5 October 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[31] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Harriet J. Haslam; memorial 83220130.

[32] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 252, 265 [Hannah L. Haslam #1196].

[33] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9972, Hannah L. Jordan, 1 February 1897; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 January 2015), Hannah L. Jordan Haslam Jordan; memorial 98512514.

[35] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHl microfilm 9972, Alanson Jordan, 20 February 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[36] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 January 2015), Alanson Jordan; memorial 98512492.

[37] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, 1914-5, Ebenezer Smith and Mrs. Rachel Dyer, 24 November 1898; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 3 October 2013); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Christiana W. Haslam #1257].

[38] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 13 April 2015), Christiana W. Haslem Smith; memorial 42142913.

[39] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Christiana W. Haslam #1257].

[40] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 13 April 2015), Moses Smith; memorial 42077663.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Christiana W. Haslam #1257].

[41] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 249, 266, 539 [Walter J. Haslam #1258], [Phebe H. Woodward #3605].

[42] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Walter J. Haslam; memorial 83226338.

[43] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 249, 266, 539 [Walter J. Haslam #1258], [Phebe H. Woodward #3605].

[44] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9960, Phebe H. Haslam, 24 May 1900; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[45] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Phebe H. Woodward Haslam; memorial 83225645.

[46] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10062, Phebe J. Wilbur, 30 January 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[47] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10062, Phebe J. Wilbur, 30 January 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[48] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 266-7 [Phebe J. Haslam #1259].

[49] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 266-7 [Phebe J. Haslam #1259].

[50] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Sarah “Sally” Haslam #1260].

[51] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9894, Sally C. Bennett, November 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[52] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 March 2015), Sarah Colby Haslem Bennett; memorial 77127562.

[53] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Sarah “Sally” Haslam #1260].

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Births

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1848 Joseph Jellison HOPKINS 2nd great grand uncle

 

Marriages

1862 Mighill Blood LORD and Mary A. JELLISON 1st cousin 4x removed

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Births

1567 Catherine CLERKE 10th great grand aunt
1796 Robert HOPKINS 4th great grand uncle
1797 Betsy B. JELLISON 1st cousin 6x removed

 

Marriages

1870 Joseph Jellison HOPKINS 2nd great grand uncle and Josephine GETCHELL

 

Deaths

1721 Ebenezer COBB 7th great grand uncle
1777 Jonathan COBB 7th great grandfather
1837 Samuel Augustus GRAY 5th great grand uncle

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Births

1762 William WESCOTT 5th great grandfather
1841 Leverett D. HOPKINS 2nd great grand uncle

 

Marriages

1725 William HOWARD 7th great grand uncle and Mary HOLMES

 

Deaths

1690 Samuel SNELL 7th great grand uncle
1693 Dorothy DIXON 8th great grandmother

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