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BIRTHS 8 August 1700-1800

 

  • Andrew PIERCE was born 8 August 1714 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of William and Mary (BEALE) PIERCE; husband of Jane CARR.
  • Isabella BRAGDON was born 8 April 1731 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Samuel and Tabitha (BANKS) BRAGDON; wife of Richard KING Esquire.
  • Luce LOWELL was born 8 August 1752 in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire[3]; daughter of David and Abigail (PERKINS) LOWELL.
  • Nathan ABBOTT was born 8 August 1765 in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire[4]; son of Reuben and Rhoda (WHITMORE) ABBOTT; husband of Phebe ABBOTT; twin to Ezra ABBOTT below.
  • Ezra ABBOTT was born 8 August 1765 in Concord, Merrimack, New Hampshire[5]; son of Reuben and Rhoda (WHITMORE) ABBOTT; husband of Mary WALKER; twin to Nathan ABBOTT above.
  • Joshua F. GRINDLE was born 8 August 1778 in Sedgwick, Hancock, Maine[6]; son of Joshua and Anna (LOWELL) GRINDLE; husband of Ruth STANLEY.
  • Christiana JORDAN was born 8 August 1782 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[7]; daughter of Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN; wife of Captain John WHITTAKER.
  • John Spofford CHIPMAN was born 8 August 1788[8]; son of Samuel and Hannah (SPOFFORD) CHIPMAN.
  • Jeffrey CHIPMAN was born 8 August 1789 in Vermont[9]; son of Nathaniel and Sarah (HILL) CHIPMAN.
  • Robert Davis WINGATE was born 8 August 1789 in Buxton, York, Maine[10]; son of Snell and Mehitable (DAVIS) WINGATE; died 23 April 1806.
  • Ralph Tristram JORDAN was born 8 August 1793 in Biddeford, York, Maine[11]; son of Captain Ralph Tristram and Mary (FURNALD) JORDAN; husband of Abigail LEIGHTON and Betty FERGUSON.
  • Francis HALL was born 8 August 1796 in Kennebec County, Maine[12]; son of Calvin and Tabitha (JELLISON) HALL; husband of Martha GETCHELL.
  • Nancy PENDELTON was born 8 August 1796 in Islesboro, Waldo, Maine[13]; daughter of Joseph and Wealthy (THOMAS) PENDELTON; wife of Ephraim GOULD.

[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 31 March 2015), andrew Pearce; FHL microfilm 12836.  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 31 March 2015), William Pearce his children born in York of Mary his wife; vol. 110, page 283.

[2] William F. Goodwin, Records of the Proprietors of Narraganset Township, No. 1: now the town of Buxton, York County, Maine, from August 1st, 1733 to January 4th, 1811 with a documentary introduction, print (Concord, N.H.: self, 1871), 378; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 12 June 2017; Isabella Bragdon.

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 41, Luce Lowell; #97.II; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 15 October 2015.

[4] New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 May 2017), Nathan Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.  New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics, “New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 22 May 2017), Nathan Abbott; FHL microfilm 100480.  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 22 May 2017), Nathan Abbott (twin); vol. Births A-1901, page 1058.

[5] “New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904,” database online, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 7 May 2017), Ezra Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.  New Hampshire New Hampshire Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord, “New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900,” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 7 May 2017), Ezra Abbott; FHL microfilm 1000480.

[6][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 19 February 2015), Joshua Grindel; FHL microfilm 27756.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 38 [Christiana Jordan #327].

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 54 [John Spofford Chipman #410].

[9] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 50 [Jeffrey Chipman #371].

[10] 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 3 December 2014), Robert Davis Wingate; FHL microfilm 10594.

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 70, 183 [Ralph Tristram Jordan Jr. #830].

[12] History of Litchfield and an Account of it’s Centennial Celebration (Augusta: Kennebec Journal Print, 1897), 152; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 August 2013; Calvin Hall.  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 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL microfilm 11329.  Unknown, Gatchell/Getchell Descendants, print (self, n.d.), 94; images online, Newhouse Getchell, Newhouse Getchell (www.newhousegetchell.net : online 10 December 2017; Martha Gatchell [#251].

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 116 [Nancy Pendelton #1544].

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BIRTHS 7 August 1700-1800

 

  • Jeremiah ANDREWS was born 7 August 1727 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; son of John and Hannah (KIMBALL) ANDREWS.
  • John CHIPMAN was born 7 August 1763[2]; son of John and Elizabeth (BROWN) CHIPMAN; died during senior year at Harvard College.
  • Lowell JOHNSON was born 7 August 1772[3]; son of Colonel Thomas and Elizabeth (LOWELL) JOHNSON; died 19 August 1772.
  • Lucy JORDAN was born 7 August 1784 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Nathaniel and Dorothy (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Stephen HIBBARD.
  • Nancy CHADWICK was born 7 August 1789 in Berwick, York, Maine[5]; she was the daughter of William and Elizabeth (BUTLER) CHADWICK; wife of John BOND.
  • Snell WINGATE was born 7 August 1792 in Buxton, York, Maine[6]; son of Snell and Mehitable (DAVIS) WINGATE; died 17 September 1813 in War of 1812.
  • Obadiah CHIPMAN was born 7 August 1795[7]; son of John and Mary (HARRIS) CHIPMAN; husband of Keziah DAVIS and Sarah ARMFIELD.
  • Abigail BROWN was born 7 August 1798 in Harrington, Washington, Maine[8]; daughter of George and Mary Ann (STROUT) BROWN; wife of Benjamin LEIGHTON.

[1] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 6 September 2015), Jeremiah Andrews; v. 3, p. 115.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 32 [John Chipman #203].

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 45, Lowell Johnson; #106.IV.5; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 17 October 2015.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 127, 216 [Lucy Jordan #1074].

[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 8 June 2015), Nancy Chadwick; FHL microfilm 9763.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009763, 001002392, Nancy Chadwick, 7 August 1789; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 8 June 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  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), 124; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 9 June 2015; Nancy Chadwick #1197.

[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 3 December 2014), Snell Jr. Wingate; FHL microfilm 10594.

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 83 [Obadiah Chipman #733].

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 282 [Abigail Brown #4056].

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BIRTHS 11 April 1700-1800

  • Isaac WOODS born 11 April 1701[1]; daughter of Isaac and Mary (FAIRBANKS) WOODS.
  • Tristram JORDAN born 11 April 1726 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[2]; son of Major Dominicus and Johanna/Joanna (DEERING) JORDAN; died 18 March 1727.
  • Samuel LADD born 11 April 1844 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; son of Daniel and Mehitable (ROBERTS) LADD; husband of Martha, Cynthia HASTINGS and Miss ARNOLDS.
  • Abigail PAUL born 11 April 1747 in North Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Daniel and Lydia (GOODWIN) PAUL.
  • Hannah RANDALL born 11 April 1759 in Rye, Rockingham, New Hampshire[5]; daughter of Captain Paul and Margaret (TUCKERMAN) RANDALL; wife of James Towle BERRY.
  • Jacob ABBOT born 11 April 1774 in Winslow, Kennebec, Maine[6]; son of Stephen and Elizabeth (SCRUTON) ABBOT; husband of Dorcas LIBBY.
  • Abigail MORRILL born 11 April 1777 in Saco, York, Maine[7]; daughter of Colonel Joseph and Mary (JORDAN) MORRILL; wife of Doctor John ALLEN.
  • Joseph LEIGHTON born 11 April 1781[8]; so of Ezekiel and Anne (MCNEAR) LEIGHTON; husband of Sarah CHASE.

[1] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 47; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017; Mary Fairbanks and family.

[2] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 18 March 2014), Trustem Jordan [Tristram] Apr 11 1726.

[3] 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), Samuel Ladd; FHL microfilm 14767.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2018), Abigail Paul; FHL microfilm 10812.

[5] New Hampshire Registrar of Viatal Statistics, “New Hampshire, Births and Christenings Index, 1714-1904,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 March 2018), Hannah Randall; FHL microfilm 935909.

[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 11 April 2015), Jacob Abbot; FHL microfilm 1036332.

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 72 [Abigail Morrill #806].

[8] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 10, Joseph Leighton; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 4 September 2015.

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BIRTHS 20 March 1700-1800

  • Samuel LOWELL born 20 March 1708[1]; son of John and Mary (DAVIS) LOWELL; husband of Naoma TUCK.
  • Mary LOWELL born 20 March 1751 in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire[2]; daughter of David and Abigail (PERKINS) LOWELL; wife of Simeon NORRIS.
  • Reuben GRINDLE born 20 March 1757 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[3]; son of John and Elizabeth (DORR/DOOR) GRINDLE; husband of Hannah LOWELL; sixth great grandfather.
  • Jacob COBB born 20 March 1758 in Sandwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts[4]; son of Stephen and Abigail (CHIPMAN) COBB; husband of Hannah CROCKER.
  • Joseph PROUT born 20 March 1760 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Joseph and Hannah (JORDAN) PROUT; died 2 December 1832.
  • Lydia CHIPMAN born 20 March 1763[6]; daughter of Benjamin and Hannah (WADSWORTH) CHIPMAN.
  • Zachariah CHIPMAN born 20 March 1779 in Cornwallis Park, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[7]; son of Handley and Nancy (POST) CHIPMAN; husband of Abigail BROWN.
  • Mary MORRILL born 20 March 1781 in Saco, York, Maine[8]; daughter of Colonel Joseph and Mary (JORDAN) MORRILL; wife of Joseph W. SIMPSON.
  • James Edward AVERY born 20 March 1787 in Machias, Washington, Maine[9]; son of James T. and Rebecca (EDES/EDDES) AVERY; died 1850.
  • Alethia CHIPMAN born 20 March 1791[10]; daughter of Cyrus and Anna (FITCH) CHIPMAN; wife of Silas REED.
  • Elizabeth JORDAN born 20 March 1800 in Hollis, York, Maine[11]; daughter of Joseph and Mary (LEIGHTON) JORDAN; death after 1876.
  • Jane PLUMMER born 20 March 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine[12]; daughter of William and Abigail (JORDAN) PLUMMER.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 28, Samuel Lowell; #78.I; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 12 October 2015.

[2] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 40, Mary Lowell; #96.I; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 15 October 2015.

[3] 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 February 2018), Reuben Grindle; FHL microfilm 11752.

[4] Town clerk offices Massachusetts, “Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 25 February 2018), Jacob Cobb; FHL microfilm 775836.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Joseph Prout #205].

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 36 [Lydia Chipman #235].

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25, 46-47 [Zachariah Chipman #123].

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 72 [Mary Morrill #808].

[9] 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 February 2018), James Edward Avery; FHL microfilm 11562.

[10] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 53 [Alethia Chipman #396].

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 69 [Elizabeth Jordan #821].

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 45 [Jane Plummer #387].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 12 January 2016), Jane Plummer; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009845, Jane Plummer, 20 March 1800; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 February 2016); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

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BIRTHS 7 February 1700-1800

  • Jeremiah BANKS born 7 February 1727 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of Lieutenant Moses and Ruth (WEARE) BANKS; died 21 May 1752.
  • Abigail ANDREWS born 7 February 1734 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of Nathaniel and Mary (HIGGINSON) ANDREWS; died 16 February 1734; twin to Joseph ANDREWS
  • Joseph ANDREWS born 7 February 1734 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; son of Nathaniel and Mary (HIGGINSON) ANDREWS; died 7 February 1734; twin to Abigail ANDREWS.
  • Dominicus SCAMMON born 7 February 1742[4]; son of Dominicus and Rebecca (SMITH) SCAMMON; husband of Hannah TARBOX.
  • Jennie LOWELL born 7 January 1757 in Nottingham, Rockingham, New Hampshire[5]; daughter of Moses and Sarah (BRADBURY) LOWELL.
  • Joseph JORDAN born 7 February 1759 in Biddeford, York, Maine[6]; son of Judge Rishworth and Abigail (GERRISH) JORDAN; husband of Mary LEIGHTON.
  • Frances “Fanny” HOVEY born 7 February 1779 in South Berwick, York, Maine[7]; daughter of Dr. Ivory and Frances “Fanny” (HIGHT) HOVEY; died 5 May 1790.
  • Olive LOWELL born 7 February 1786 in Putney, Windham, Vermont[8]; daughter of David and Phœbe LOWELL; wife of Asa ADAMS and Samuel CADY.

[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 30 May 2017), Jeremiah Banks; v. 110, p. 60.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 4 June 2017), Jeremiah Bankes.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 4 June 2017), Jeremiah Banks.

[2] Samuel Burnham, “John Albion Andrew,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 23 (1869), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 September 2015), Nathaniel Andrew #III; vol. 23, page 11-12.  “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 29 September 2015), Abigail Andrews; twin to Joseph #85-iii; vol. 3, page 116; #86-iv.

[3] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 29 September 2015), Joseph Andrews; twin to Abigail #86-iv; vol. 3, page 116; #85-iii.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 35 [Dominicus Scammon #283].

[5] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 54, Jennie Lowell; #142.II; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 21 October 2015.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 30 [Joseph Jordan #216].  Amy Cresswell Dunne, Historian General, Lineage Book: National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. CXXXVII (137) (Washington, D.C: NSDAR, 1934), 125; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 8 January 2018; Mrs. Frances Mundy Abbott; descendant of Major Samuel Leighton; 136398.

[7] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 21 January 2016), Frances Hovey; FHL microfilm 001769795.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 23 August 2015), Frances “Fanny” Hovey; memorial 50045780.

[8] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 74, Olive Lowell; #215.VII; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 31 October 2015.

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BIRTHS 31 January 1700-1800

  • Nathaniel CHIPMAN born 31 January 1732 in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts[1]; son of Deacon Samuel and Abiah (HINCKLEY) CHIPMAN; death 1763 of climatic disease while in Havana, Cuba.
  • Joseph UNDERWOOD born 31 January 1754 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Joseph and Jemima (LELAND) UNDERWOOD; died 31 August 1756.
  • Mercy JORDAN born 31 January 1756 in Biddeford, York, Maine[3]; daughter of Samuel and Mercy (BOURNE) JORDAN; wife of Captain Samuel HOVEY.
  • Abigail CHIPMAN born 31 January 1758 in Barnstable County, Massachusetts[4]; daughter of Timothy and Elizabeth (BASSETT) CHIPMAN; died 10 September 1759.
  • Rishworth JORDAN born 31 January 1776 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son of Lieutenant Benjamin Allen and Hannah (WEIMAN) JORDAN; husband of Mary JONES.
  • Isaac MITCHELL born 31 January 1780 in Standish, Cumberland, Maine[6]; son of Dominicus and Anna (SMALL) MITCHELL; husband of Martha LIBBY.
  • Samuel JORDAN born 31 January 1791 in Hollis, York, Maine[7]; son of Joseph and Mary (LEIGHTON) JORDAN; husband of Abigail WEBSTER.
  • Rishworth JORDAN born 31 January 1792 in Pejepscot, Androscoggin, Maine[8]; son of Ebenezer and Sarah (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Charlotte CHASE.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 19, 31 [Nathaniel Chipman #51].

[2] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 2 January 2018), Joseph Underwood; 31 January 1754.  Town clerk offices Massachusetts, “Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 January 2018), Joseph Underwood; FHL microfilm 763666.

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 32 [Mercy Jordan #237].

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 29 [Abigail Chipman #171].

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 36 [Captain Rishworth Jordan #309].

[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 1 January 2018), Isaac Mitchell; FHL microfilm 12219.

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 January 2018), Samuel Jordan; FHL microfilm 11028.

[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 2 January 2018), Rushworth Jordan; FHL microfilm 10822.

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Abigail KIMBALL

Abigail is my third cousin five times removed; we are related through Thomas and Margaret (MEANS) GILPATRICK, my seventh great grandmother.  Abigail and her husband Tristram were enumerated in the 1880 census in Raritan Township, East New Brunswick, Middlesex, NJ.[1]  Abigail and her family moved many times.  They lived in Bangor and Passadumkeag, ME while her husband worked in the government and lumber business.[2]  They lived at 78 Street in Boston, Suffolk, MA.[3]  They then lived in Brooklyn, Kings, NY.[4]  They then lived in Harlem, NY.[5] They then moved to New Jersey living in Metuchen and Raritan Township.[6]  Abigail’s husband Tristram was the author of The Jordan Memorial, a book that to this day is used as a great source of Jordan family ancestry.[7]

Abigail KIMBALL was born 12 April 1812 in Kennebunk, York, ME.[8]  She was the daughter of James and Sarah (KIMBALL) KIMBALL.  She died 18 May 1888 in Raritan Township, Somerset, NJ.[9]  She is interred in Cambridge, Washington, NY.[10]  Abigail married Tristram Frost JORDAN 6 October 1831 in Kennebunkport, York, ME.[11]  Tristram was born 30 September 1804 in Hollis, York, ME.[12]  He was the son of Joseph and Mary (LEIGHTON) JORDAN.  Tristram is my third cousin five times removed.  Abigail and Tristram are not related by blood.  He died 12 October 1890 in Metuchen, Middlesex, NJ.[13]

Abigail and Tristram had the following children:

  1. Helen Amanda was born 25 August 1832 in Bangor, Penobscot, ME.[14] She was interred in Metuchen, Middlesex, NJ.[15]  Helen married Judson Henry GILBERT 8 August 1856 in Brooklyn, Kings, NY.[16]  Judson was born 22 June in 1833 in Shushan, Washington, NY.[17]  He was the son of Samuel and Lydia (BEERS) GILBERT.  He died 26 January 1893 in New York City, New York, NY.[18]
  2. Albert Francis was born 1 December 1834 in Bangor, Penobscot, ME.[19] He died 19 January 1911 in New York, Queens, NY.[20]  He is interred at Cypress Hills National Cemetery in Brooklyn, Kings, NY.[21]  Albert married three times; first to Mary Ann MAGUIRE July 1853.[22]  Mary was born March 1837 in Ireland.[23]  She died 19 February 1855 in Boston, Suffolk, MA.  He married second to Annie KELLEY.[24]  He married third to Annie LOWRY in Brooklyn, Kings, NY.[25]  Anne was born  in 1848 in New York, Queens, NY.[26]
  3. Edwin Franklin was born 10 May 1836 in Passadumkeag, Penobscot, ME. [27] He died 3 September in Bayonne, Hudson, NJ.[28] He is interred in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, NY.[29]  Edwin married Louisa Aimes HAGADORN 19 September 1867 at Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, NY.[30]  Louisa was born 21 December 1845.[31]  She was the daughter of John HAGADORN.
  4. Sarah Kimball was born September 1840 in Passadumkeag, Penobscot, ME.[32] She lived 4 days.
  5. George Leighton was born 28 February 1844 in Passadumkeag, Penobscot, ME.[33] He died 9 March 1909 in New York, NY.[34]  He was interred at Laurel Cemetery in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, NY.[35]  George married Emma SMITH 4 June 1874 at Howard Presbyterian Church in San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.[36]  They divorced 18 September 1892.[37]
  6. Mary Abigail was born 18 October 1846 in Passadumkeag, Penobscot, ME.[38] She died 14 June 1928 in Manhattan, New York, NY.[39]  She was interred at Mountain Home Cemetery in Kalamazoo, MI.[40]  Mary married Hiram Channing UNDERWOOD 31 July 1868 in Harlem, New York, NY.[41]  Hiram was born 6 August in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI.[42]  He was the son of Hiram and Eliza (PATRICK) UNDERWOOD.  He died 11 March 1913 in New York, NY.[43]  He is interred at Mountain Home Cemetery in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI.[44]

[1] 1880 U.S. census, Middlesex County, New Jersey, population schedule, East New Brunswick, Enumeration District (ED) 132, page 9, 268 (stamped), dwellin 100, family 105, Tristram Jordan; FHL microfilm 1254790; NARA microfilm publication T9, 790.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[3] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[4] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[5] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[6] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[7] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].  “Book Notices,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 36, 40 (1882, 1886), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 19 May 2015), The Jordan Memorial by Tristram Frost Jordan.

[8] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[9] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].  Genealogical Society of Utah, “New Jersey Deaths and Burials, 1720-1988,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 17 May 2015), Abigail K. Jordan; FHL microfilm 589311.

[10] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[11] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 May 2015), Tristram Frost Jordan and Abigail Kimball; FHL microfilm 11328.

[12] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Birth Records, 1621-1922,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 17 May 2015), Tristram Jordan; FHL microfilm 11028.

[13] Annonson, The Family Jordan, iv, 69, 181 [Tristram Frost Jordan #823].

[14] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 435 [Helen Amanda Jordan #2627].  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 May 2015), Helen Amanda Jordan.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 May 2015), Helen Amanda Jordan.

[15] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 435 [Helen Amanda Jordan #2627].

[16] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 435 [Helen Amanda Jordan #2627].  West, “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database Helen Amanda Jordan.

[17] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 435 [Helen Amanda Jordan #2627].

[18] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 435 [Helen Amanda Jordan #2627].

[19] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 436 [Albert Francis Jordan #2628].

[20] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Albert Francis Jordan #2628].  “U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 May 2015), Albert F. Jordan.

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 May 2015), Albert F. Jordan; memorial 2591879.

[22] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Albert Francis Jordan #2628].  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 May 2015), Albert F. Jordan and Mary Ann McGuire.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 May 2015), Albert J. Jordan and Mary A. McQuire; FHL microfilm 818097, 1432879.

[23] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Albert Francis Jordan #2628].

[24] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Albert Francis Jordan #2628].

[25] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Albert Francis Jordan #2628].

[26] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Albert Francis Jordan #2628].

[27] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 436 [Edwin Franklin Jordan #2629].  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), Edwin Franklin Jordan.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), Edwin Franklin Jordan, Louisa Aimes Hagadorn, Tristram Frost Jordan and Abigail Kimball.

[28] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Edwin Franklin Jordan #2629].  West, “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database Edwin Franklin Jordan, Louisa Aimes Hagadorn, Tristram Frost Jordan and Abigail Kimball.

[29] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Edwin Franklin Jordan #2629].

[30] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Edwin Franklin Jordan #2629].  West, “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database Edwin Franklin Jordan, Louisa Aimes Hagadorn, Tristram Frost Jordan and Abigail Kimball.

[31] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Edwin Franklin Jordan #2629].

[32] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 182 [Sarah Kimball Jordan #2630].

[33] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 182 [George Leighton Jordan #2631].  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), George Leighton Jordan.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), George Leighton Jordan.

[34] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 182 [George Leighton Jordan #2631].  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 17 May 2015), George Leighton Jordon; FHL microfilm 1323209.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), George Leighton Jordan.

[35] Archives, “New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949,” database online George Leighton Jordon; FHL microfilm 1323209.

[36] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 182 [George Leighton Jordan #2631].  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), George Leighton Jordan.

[37] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 182 [George Leighton Jordan #2631].

[38] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 436 [Mary Abigail Jordan #2632].  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), Mary Abigail Jordan.

[39] 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 17 May 2015), Mary Abby Underwood; FHL microfilm 2056681.

[40] Archives, “New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949,” database online Mary Abby Underwood; FHL microfilm 2056681.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 May 2015), Mary Abby Underwood; memorial 30714213.

[41] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Mary Abigail Jordan #2632].  Clerks of the municipal boroughs of New York City New York, New York, “New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1866-1938,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 17 May 2015), H. Channing Underwood and Mary A. Jordan; FHL microfilm 1544133.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection – Individual Records,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 May 2015), Mary Abigail Jordan.

[42] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Mary Abigail Jordan #2632].

[43] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Mary Abigail Jordan #2632].

[44] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 436 [Mary Abigail Jordan #2632].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 May 2015), Hiram Channing Underwood; memorial 30714209.

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