Tag Archives: HUTCHINS

BIRTHS 10 April 1700-1800

  • John CHIPMAN born 10 April 1733 in Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts[1]; son of Ebenezer and Mary (ADAMS) CHIPMAN.
  • Judge Ezekiel LADD born 10 April 1738 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Daniel and Mehitable (ROBERTS) LADD; husband of Ruth Abigail HUTCHINS.
  • Dorothy HASTY born 10 April 1748 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[3]; daughter of Robert and Hannah (JORDAN) HASTY; wife of Daniel LIBBY.
  • James LADD born 10 April 1752 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[4]; son of Daniel and Mehitable (ROBERTS) LADD; husband of Hannah LOCKE.
  • Martha RYTHER born 10 April 1755 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[5]; daughter of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER; wife of Deacon John HUNT.
  • Mercy Prescott FROST born 10 April 1784 in Kittery, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Brigadier General John and Mary (NOWELL) FROST; wife of Edmund KIMBALL.
  • Hezekiah CHIPMAN born 10 April 1791[7]; son of Perez and Elizabeth (SAUNDERS) CHIPMAN; husband of Sara LEWIS and Dolly BOUNDS.
  • Rhoda STEVENS born 10 April 1796 in Norway, Oxford, Maine[8]; daughter of Nathaniel and Rebecca (COBB) STEVENS; wife of Levi SHEDD

[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 11 November 2017), John Chipman; FHL microfilm 904590.

[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 23 October 2017), Ezekiel Ladd; FHL microfilm 14767.

[3] Barbara Hanscom Stuart, transcribed, “First Church of Scarborough Admissions and Baptisms, 1743-1762,” database, Maine Genealogy, Maine Genealogy (archives.mainegenealogy.net : online 10 August 2013), Dorathy, daughter of Robert and Hannah Hasty 17 Apr. 1748.

[4] 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 23 October 2017), James Ladd; FHL microfilm 14767.

[5] J. H. Temple and George Sheldon, A History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts: for 150 years, with an account of the prior occupation of the territory by the Squakheags and with family genealogies (1875; reprint, Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, n.d.), 531, David Ryther (Rider); database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.  Lemuel Shattuck, Memorials of the descendants of William Shattuck: The progenitor of the families in America that have borne his name; including an introduction, and an appendix containing collateral information (1855; reprint, Boston: Dutton and Wentworth, n.d.), 131, Martha Shattuck #74; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.

[6] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 March 2018), Mercy Prescott Frost; 10 April 1784 York, York, ME; 11 July 1802; 1823.

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 83 [Hezekiah Chipman #738].

[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 20 March 2018), Rhoda Stevens; FHL microfilm 11588.

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under On this day in family history, Uncategorized

BIRTHS 19 February 1700-1800

  • Amos PAUL born 19 February 1712/3 in Maine[1]; son of John and Margaret (TOBEY) PAUL; husband of Ann BROOKS.
  • Ebenezer COBB born 19 February 1721 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine[2]; son of Jonathan and Elizabeth (VAUGHAN) COBB; husband of Rachel SAWYER and Rebecca WHITFIELD.
  • Elizabeth CHIPMAN born 19 February 1741[3]; daughter of Handley and Jane (ALLEN) CHIPMAN; wife to William DEXTER; twin to John CHIPMAN
  • John CHIPMAN born 19 February 1741[4]; son of Hadley and Jane (ALLEN) CHIPMAN; died before 18 December 1744; twin to Elizabeth CHIPMAN.
  • Rowland LOWELL born 19 February 1767 in Mason, Hillsborough, New Hampshire[5]; son of Moses and Sarah (BRADBURY) LOWELL.
  • Providence SMITH born 19 February 1773 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[6]; daughter of Benjamin and Bridget (JORDAN) SMITH; wife of William WELCH.
  • Susanna SCAMMON born 19 February in Saco, York, Maine[7]; daughter of Benjamin and Mary (REDLON) SCAMMON; wife of Theodore HUTCHINS.
  • Hannah Goodwin JORDAN born 19 February 1794 in Saco, York, Maine[8]; daughter of Colonel Tristram and Sarah “Sally” (SCAMMON) JORDAN; wife of Enoch GOODALE.

[1] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 23 September 2014), Amoss Paul; FHL microfilm 11322.

[2][2] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002394, 000009766, Ebenezer Cobb, 19 February 1721; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 24 March 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 24 March 2015), Ebenezer Cobb.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25 [Elizabeth Chipman #111] twin to John.

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25 [John Chipman #111] twin to Elizabeth.

[5] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 55, Rowland Lowell; #146.VI; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 21 October 2015.

[6] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1715-1922,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 31 January 2018), Prondence Smith; 19 February 1733.

[7] Material for a Genealogy of the Scammon Family: in Maine (Salem: Salem Press Publishing and Printing Co., 1892), 10; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 31 January 2018; Susanna Scammon; 8.i.2.

[8] Material for a Genealogy of the Scammon Family: in Maine (Salem: Salem Press Publishing and Printing Co., 1892), 15; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 31 January 2018; Hannah Goodwin Jordan; 11.ii.2.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 77, 195 [Hannah Goodwin Jordan #917].

Leave a comment

Filed under On this day in family history, Uncategorized

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.

Leave a comment

Filed under Highlighted family member

On this day, October 20…

Family events

 

Births

1854 Hanne Sophie HANSEN great grandmother

 

Marriages

1742 John JELLISON 1s cousin 8x removed and Lydia HUTCHINS
1841 Moses Lyman CARR and Mary Osburn MOORE 1st cousin 5x removed

 

Deaths

1694 George VAUGHAN 9th great grandfather
1760 Deborah WEBBER 7th great grandmother
1887 Mary Ann STEVENSON 3rd great grand aunt

Leave a comment

Filed under On this day in family history