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BIRTHS 27 November 1700-1800 (updated)

  • Marie-Madeleine MORIN born 27 November 1707[1]; daughter of Nicholas and Marie-Madeleine (MERCIER) MORIN; wife of Alexis COUTURE; my seventh great grandparents
  • Joseph TWITCHELL born 27 November 1741[2]; son of Captain Joseph and Deborah (FAIRBANKS) TWITCHELL; husband of Mary “Mercy” HOLBROOK.
  • Nathaniel CHIPMAN born 27 November 1752[3]; son of Samuel and Hannah (AUSTIN) CHIPMAN; husband to Sarah HILL.
  • Thomas HANCOCK born 27 November 1769[4]; son of Ebenezer and Elizabeth (LOWELL) HANCOCK; died 16 October 1841.
  • Margaret PARKER born 27 November 177[5]2; daughter of Dominicus Jordan and Mary (ROGERS) PARKER; wife to Thomas PERCY.
  • Polly SNOW born 27 November 1775[6]; daughter of Reverend Elisha and Elizabeth (JORDAN) SNOW; wife to Captain James SPALDING.
  • Elizabeth “Betsey” OAKS born 27 November 1795[7]; daughter of Atherton and Elizabeth (JORDAN) OAKS; wife of Temple JOY.

[1] Father Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire généalogique des famiies canadiennes depuis la foundation de la colonie jusqu’à nos jours (Québec, Canada: Eusèbe Senécal, 1871), image 22 of 464; Montmagny: 1679-1786.

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

[3] Paul S. Gillies and D.Gregory Sanford, editors, Records of the Council of Censors: of the State of Vermont (Montpelier [Vermont]: authority of James H. Douglas, Secretary of State, 1991), 775; pdf online, Vermont Secretary of State, Vermont Secertary of State (www.sec.state.vt.us : online 16 October 2015; Nathaniel Chipman.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 26, 49-50 [Nathaniel Chipman #127].

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 35, Thomas Hancock; #88.I.2; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 November 2017), Margaret Parker; FHL microfilm 873976, 1033823.

[6] Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 November 2017), Polly Snow; 27 November 1775.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 159, 392-393 [Elizabeth Oakes].

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Births 5 July 1700-1800

  • Sarah JORDAN was born 5 July 1724 in Winter Harbor, Hancock, Maine[1]; she was the daughter of Captain Samuel and Olive (PLAISTED) JORDAN; wife of Reverend Samuel HILL.
  • Ezra JORDAN was born 5 July 1741 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine[2]; he was the son of William and Abigail (ALLEN) JORDAN; husband of Phebe SAWYER.
  • Nathaniel I. BUTLER was born 5 July 1761 in Maine[3]; he was the son of Lieutenant Thomas and Bridget (GERRISH) BUTLER; husband of Tabitha JOY.
  • Cornelius JORDAN was born 5 July 1773 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[4]; he was the son of Ebenezer and Lucy (TARBOX) JORDAN.
  • Asa JORDAN was born 5 July 1773 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[5]; he was the son of Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN; he died 22 April 1792.
  • Sarah JORDAN was born 5 July 1782 in Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine[6]; she was the daughter of Robert and Deborah (VEAZIE) JORDAN; wife of Joshua PURINGTON.
  • Samuel JORDAN was born 5 July 1786 in Saco, York, Maine[7]; he was the son of Colonel Tristram and Hannah (FROST) JORDAN.
  • Jonathan MCKENNEY was born 5 July 1787 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine[8]; he was the son of William and Mary (JORDAN) MCKENNEY; husband of Sarah JORDAN.
  • Fanny CHIPMAN born 5 July 1798 in Vergennes, Vermont[9]; daughter of Samuel and Hannah (SPOFFARD/SPAFFORD) CHIPMAN; wife of Justus SMITH.

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 31 [Sarah Jordan #54].

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 42 [Ezra Jordan #332].

[3] George H. Butler M.D., Thomas Butler and His Descendants: A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas and Elizabeth Butler of Butler’s Hill, South Berwick, ME. 1674-1886 (New York: Trow’s Printing and Bookbinding Company, 1886), 21, 22; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 18 March 2014.  Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard, compiled, Genealogy of the Cutts Family in America (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell’s Sons, Publishers, 1892), 72; image online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 18 March 2014.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 37 [Cornelius Jordan #315].

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 38 [Asa Jordan #326].

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 4 July 2018), Sarah Jordan; FHL microfilm 10595.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 33 [Samuel Jordan #254].

[8] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009829, 001002649, Infant Jonathan Mckinny, 5 July 1787; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 4 July 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[9] Dr. Jeremiah Spofford, A Genealogical Record: including two generations in femal lines of families spelling their name SPOFFORD, SPAFFORD, SPAFARD, and SPAFORD, descendants of John Spofford and Elizabeth Scott who emigrated, in 1638, from Yorkshire, England and settled at Rowley, Essex County, Mass., print (Boston: Alfred Mudge & Son, 1888), 79; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 4 July 2018; Fanny Chipman.

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BIRTHS 4 January 1700-1800

  • John BOWDEN born 4 January 1717 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of Abraham and Martha (WORMWOOD) BOADEN.
  • Ruth CHIPMAN born 4 January 1768[2]; daughter of Ebenezer and Mehetabel (WILCOX) CHIPMAN; wife of Charles CHURCHILL.
  • Ivory CHADWICK born 4 January 1784 in Berwick, York, Maine[3]; son of William and Elizabeth (BUTLER) CHADWICK; died 8 June 1798.
  • Loring JORDAN born 4 January 1786 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[4]; son of Ebenezer and Lucy (TARBOX) JORDAN; husband of Rebecca JOY.
  • Captain Woodbury JORDAN born 4 January 1787 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Ezekiel and Mary (SIMONTON) JORDAN; husband of Joanna “Ann” DYER and Jane MOSS.
  • Waldo HILL born 4 January 1794 in Biddeford, York, Maine[6]; son of Captain Waldo and Keziah (DURRELL) HILL; husband of Maranda DIX.

[1] Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 114, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 26 August 2013), Abraham Bowden his children born in York of Martha his wife.  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 19 January 2016), John Bowden; FHL microfilm 12836.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 30 [Ruth Chipman #184].

[3] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002392, 000009763, Ivory Chadwick, 4 January 1784; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 8 June 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 8 June 2015), Ivory Chadwick; FHL microfilm 9763.  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 9 June 2015), Ivory Chadwick; Pre 1892 Delayed Returns; roll 18.  Cecil Hampden Cutts Howard, compiled, Genealogy of the Cutts Family in America (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell’s Sons, Publishers, 1892), 72; image online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 18 March 2014.  George H. Butler M.D., Thomas Butler and His Descendants: A Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas and Elizabeth Butler of Butler’s Hill, South Berwick, ME. 1674-1886 (New York: Trow’s Printing and Bookbinding Company, 1886), 123; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 9 June 2015; Ivory Chadwick.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 37 [Loring Jordan #320].

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 167 [Captain Woodbury Jordan #695 and Joanna Dyer #751].

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 13 December 2017), Waldo Hill; FHL microfilm 10601.

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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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Harriet “Hattie” Sally JELLISON

Harriet is my third grandaunt; we are related through her parents Joseph H. and Abigail (JORDAN) JELLISON, my fourth great grandparents.  Harriet and her husband Luther were enumerated with their children in the 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880 censuses in Township 8/Plantation 8 [Ellsworth vicinity], Hancock, ME.[1]

Harriet “Hattie” Sally JELLISON was born 11 April 1822 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She died 7 June 1900 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Juniper Cemetery in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[2]  Harriet married Luther HAPWORTH 7 December 1842.  Luther was born 2 Jun 1818 in Aurora, Hancock, ME.  He died of erysipelas on 24 February 1902 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[3]  He is interred at Juniper Cemetery in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[4]

Harriet’s Obituary:

Mrs. Harriet S. Hapworth, aged 68 years and 2 months. We wish to render our sincere thanks to the choir and the many friends and neighbors who so kindly assisted and sympathized with us in our bereavement, in the loss of our beloved wife and mother, and for the many tokens of respect shown her in her sickness and death. LUTHER HAPWORTH, LAURA A. MOORE, HERBERT E. HAPWORTH. Her body was interred Juniper Cemetery in Ellsworth Falls, Hancock, ME.

Luther’s Obituary:

DIED HAPWORTH – At Ellsworth, Feb. 24, Luther Hapworth, age 83 years, 8 months, 22 days Luther Hapworth, one of Ellsworth’s aged and esteemed citizens, died Monday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. William T. Moor. Mr. Hapworth was in the eighty fourth year of his age. He was a native of Aurora, but most of his life had been spent in Ellsworth.  He had been in failing health for some time. Mr. Hapworth was a house carpenter by trade, and worked at it many years in this city. For several years past he was engaged in farming at No. 8 plantation. He leaves besides his daughter, Mrs. Moor, a son, Herbert Hapworth, of Bar Harbor. Funeral services were held this afternoon at the house, Rev. David Kerry, of the Baptist church, officiating. His body was interred Juniper Cemetery in Ellsworth Falls, Hancock, ME.

Harriet and Luther had the following children:

  1. Laura was born 2 April 1844 in ME. She died 30 November 1917 in GA.  She is interred at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Tifton, Tift, GA.[5]  Laura married William Thompson MOOR 31 October 1871 in Bangor, Penobscot, ME.[6]  William was born 17 June 1847 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  He died 14 February 1925 in Tifton, Tift, GA.  He is interred at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Tifton, Tift, GA.[7]
  2. Herbert Elmer was born 15 September 1852 in ME. He died 9 July 1926 in Bronx, Bronx, NY.[8]  He is interred at Grace Cemetery in Trenton, Hancock, ME.  Herbert’s death certificate states he is widowed, but I am unable to find any traces of a wife at this time.

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Township 8, page 538, dwelling 3, family 3, Luther Hapworth; NARA microfilm publication M432, 255.  1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Township 8 [Ellsworth Falls], page 1, dwelling 4, family 4, Luther Hapworth; FHL microfilm 803438; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.  Luther Hapworth; FHL microfilm 552043, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Ellsworth, page 24, Dwelling 187, family 187; microfilm M593, 544.  1880 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Ellsworth, Enumeration District (ED) 142, page 1A, 83 (stamped), dwelling 1, family 2, L. Hapworth; FHL microfilm 1254480; NARA microfilm publication T9, 480.

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 February 2015), Harriet S. Jellison Hapworth; memorial 125204056.  “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 19 April 2015), Luther Hapworth; FHL 001315223.

[3] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, vital records 1892-1907, Hamm-Harding, 1899, imgage 3751/4053, Luther Hapworth, 24 February 1902; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 September 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[4] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 19 April 2015), Luther Hapworth; FHL 001315223.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2015), Luther Hapworth; memorial 125204555.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2015), Laura A. Moor; memorial 78695640.

[6] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 19 April 2015), William T. Moor and Laura A. Hapworth; FHL microfilm 11950, 10585.

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 April 2015), William T. Moor; memorial 78695728.

[8] New York Municipal Archives, “New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 19 April 2015), Herbert Elmer Hapworth; FHL microfilm 2188702.

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Nahum Jordan

Nahum JORDAN is my first cousin six times removed the grandson of my sixth great grandparents Nathaniel JORDAN and Dorothy HILL.  Nahum was born 2 May 1781 in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine, to Ebenezer and Lucy (TARBOX) JORDAN.[1]  He married Rachel JOY, 1 May 1807 in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine.  He died just four months before the one son he and Rachel had, Nahum Jordan, Jr.  He died 14 July 1807 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine; he is interred at Bayside Cemetery in Ellsworth, Maine.


[1] “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” database, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : 2013), entry for Nahum Jourdan, birth, 2 May 1781, Trenton, Hancock County, Maine; citing indexing batch #C50333-1, GS film #12268.

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On this day, July 11…

Family Events

 

Birth

1800

Christiana Jordan Smith  1st cousin 5x removed

1853

Varanus P. Jellison  1st cousin 4x removed

1913

Genevieve Arlene Smith  grand aunt

 

Marriage

1809

Loring Jordan  1st cousin 6x and Rebecca Joy

1895

Arthur H. Young and Florence Peplon  2nd great uncle and aunt

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