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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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Pelatiah PERKINS

Pelatiah is my sixth great granduncle through John and Elizabeth (PIERCE) PERKINS; my third cousin nine times removed and fourth cousin seven times removed through Joseph and Abigail (PAUL) ALCOCK; and he’s my fourth cousin six times removed through John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK.  He served in the Revolutionary War as a private in Captain Edward Grow’s Company and in Captain Philip Hubbard’s Company, protecting the seacoast in Kittery Point and other nearby locations.[1] He lived in York County, Maine his entire life a portion of it on the west side of Brandy Brook on the Old Post Road.[2]

Pelatiah PERKINS was born 1754 and baptized 8 December 1754 in Wells, York, Maine.[3]  He was the son of John and Elizabeth (PIERCE) Perkins.  He died sometime after 1840.[4]  He married Eunice TRAFTON 1776, with the dates of 13 July 1776 listed as both marriage and intentions and 7 August 1776 as another date all taking place in York County, Maine[5].  Eunice was born 25 January 1752 in York, York, Maine.[6]  She was the daughter of Thaddeus and Abigail (LEWIS) TRAFTON.  She died 26 May 1822 in York County, Maine.[7]  Eunice is my third cousin six times removed through William and Dorothy (DIXON) MOORE.  Pelatiah and Eunice are not blood relations.

Pelatiah and Eunice had the following children:

  1. Lucy PERKINS She was baptized 31 August 1777 in Wells, York, Maine at the First Church of Wells.[8]  She died 10 December 1862; her gravestone says she was born 10 October 1782 in York, York, Maine.[9]  She is interred at Locust Grove Cemetery in Ogunquit, York, Maine.[10]  Lucy married Ebenezer LITTLEFIELD 11 May 1804.[11]
  2. Stover PERKINS was born before 1784 in York, York, Maine.[12] He died in September 1838 in York County, Maine.  Stover married Sarah “Sally” STEVENS 25 April 1821 in Kittery, York, Maine with intentions filed 26 August 1820 in York, York, Maine.[13]
  3. Samuel PERKINS was born about 1784 in York, York, Maine.[14] Samuel died March 1850 of a tumor in York, York, Maine.[15]  Samuel married Ruthy LUNT 1 November 1807 in York, York, Maine.[16]
  4. Pelatiah PERKINS was born in November 1786.[17] He died 1 Mar 1817 unmarried in York County, Maine.[18]
  5. Elizabeth “Betsy” PERKINS was born 1793 in York, York, Maine.[19] She was baptized 7 September 1797 in Wells, York, Maine at the First Church of Wells.[20]  She died between 12 January 1860 and 17 January 1860.[21] Elizabeth is interred at York Cemetery in York, York, Maine.[22]   Elizabeth married Samuel O. PARSONS 27 November 1825 in York, York, Maine with intentions filed 3 November 1825 in York, York, Maine.[23]
  6. Abigail “Nabby” PERKINS was born 1795 in York, York, Maine.[24] She was baptized 7 September 1797 in Wells, York, Maine at the First Church of Wells.[25]  She died 29 May 1876.[26]  Abigail married Captain William SEAVEY 3 February 1818 in York, York, Maine with intentions filed 24 December 1817 in York, York, Maine.[27]

[1] Thomas Allen Perkins and Harold Clarke Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants: 1583-1936, first (Haverhill, Mass.: Record Publishing Company, 1947), 26; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 September 2015; Pelatiah Perkins.  Department of Veterans Affairs, “U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900,” digital images, National Archives, Ancestry.com (Ancestry.com : online 21 March 2016), Pelatiah Perkins; citing National Archives and Records Administration M804 record group 15; book E, vol. 1, page 42.  Secretary of the Commonwealth, prepared and published, Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War: prepared in accordance with Chapter 100, Resolves of 1891, 17 (Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Co., State Printers, 1901), 166.  The State of New Hampshire, rolls of the soldiers in the Revolutionary War, 1775, to May 1777: volume 1 of war rolls. volume XIV of the series, first (Concord, N. H.: Parsons B. Cogswell, State Printer, 1885), 237; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.genealogygophers.com : online 21 March 2016; Lieut. Bragdon’s Party at Kittery Point Novr 5th 1775; private Pelatiah Perkins.  Membership application, Harold G. Taylor, national 5688, Minnesota state 1243, descendant of Pelatiah Perkins; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.

[2] Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[3] Ron V. Jackson, “Maine, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1800-1890,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 March 2016), Pelatiah Perkins; age 86; York Co. ME; ME 1840 Pensioners List; page 004.  Department of Veterans Affairs, “U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Pelatiah Perkins.  Christopher Dunham, Maine Genealogy Network (www.maingenealogy.net : online 21 March 2016), Pelatiah Perkins.  Saints, A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services, 4.  Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  George Shawn Stewart, “Records of the First Church of Wells, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 75, 76 (1921), online archieves, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 March 2016), Pelatiah Perkins; Decr; 8th; 1754.  Membership application, Harold G. Taylor, national 5688, Minnesota state 1243, Sons of the American Revolution.

[4] Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  Jackson, “Maine, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1800-1890,” database online Pelatiah Perkins; age 86; York Co. ME; ME 1840 Pensioners List; page 004.

[5] Membership application, Harold G. Taylor, national 5688, Minnesota state 1243, Sons of the American Revolution.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Pelatiah Perkins and Eunice Trafton; FHL microfilm 12836.  Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 March 2016), Pelatiah Perkins and Eunice Trafton; marriage intention 13 july 1776.  Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[6] Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[7] Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  Samuel G. Webber, “Diary of Jeremiah Weare, Jr., of York, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 64, 66 (1910, 1912), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 March 2016), Eunice Perkins; vol. 66, page 159.

[8] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  George Shawn Stewart, “Records of the First Church of Wells, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 75, 76 (1921), online archieves, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 March 2016), Lucy Perkins; 1777 Aug. 31.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 March 2016), Lucy Perkins Littlefield; memorial 61256454.  Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 March 2016), Lucy Perkins Littlefield; memorial 61256454.

[11] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Ebenezer Littlefield and Lucy Perkins; FHL microfilm 12836.  Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[12] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[13] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Stover Perkins and Sally Stevens; FHL microfilm 12836.   Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Stover Perkins and Sally Stevens; FHL microfilm 11322.

[14] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[15] 1850 United States census, York County, Maine, mortality schedule, York, 1, line 15, Samuel Perkins; March 1850; farmer; tumor.

[16] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Samuel Perkins and Ruthy Lunt; FHL microfilm 12836.

[17] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  Samuel G. Webber, “Diary of Jeremiah Weare, Jr., of York, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 64, 66 (1910, 1912), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 March 2016), Pelatiah Perkins Jr.; March 1st 1817; aged 30 Nov. last; vol. 64, page 181.

[18] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  Webber, “Diary of Jeremiah Weare, Jr., of York, ME.,” Pelatiah Perkins Jr.; March 1st 1817; aged 30 Nov. last; vol. 64, page 181.

[19] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[20] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  George Shawn Stewart, “Records of the First Church of Wells, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 75, 76 (1921), online archieves, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 March 2016), Betsy and Nabby Perkins; 7 September 1797; vol. 76, page 254.

[21] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Betsey Parsons; FHL microfilm 001316106.   Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[22] “Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, 1780-1980,” images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Betsey Parsons; FHL microfilm 001316106.

[23] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), Samuel O. Parsons and Betsey Perkins; FHL microfilm 12836.

[24] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  Membership application, Harold G. Taylor, national 5688, Minnesota state 1243, Sons of the American Revolution.

[25] Stewart, “Records of the First Church of Wells, ME.,” Betsy and Nabby Perkins; 7 September 1797; vol. 76, page 254.

[26] Membership application, Harold G. Taylor, national 5688, Minnesota state 1243, Sons of the American Revolution.  Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.

[27] Durrell, Jacob Perkins of Wells, Maine and his descendants, 26.  Membership application, Harold G. Taylor, national 5688, Minnesota state 1243, Sons of the American Revolution.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2016), William Levey and Abigail Perkins; FHL microfilm 12836.

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Elisha JORDAN

Elisha is my second cousin six times removed; we are related through his great grandparents, Dominicus and Hannah (TRISTRAM) JORDAN, my seventh great grandparents.  Elisha served in the Revolutionary War.[1]

Elisha JORDAN was born 12 April 1761 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[2]  Elisha is the son of Clement and Sarah (GRAY) JORDAN.  He died 12 January 1852 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[3]  He was interred at Riverside Cemetery, Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[4]  Elisha married Mary ARMSTRONG 27 January 1790 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[5]  Mary was born in 1769 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[6]  She died 22 April 1850 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[7]  She was interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[8]

Elisha and Mary had the following children:

  1. Esther was born 2 January 1791 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[9] She died 13 January 1862 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[10]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[11]  She married Nathaniel JORDAN 27 December 1808 in Cape Elizabeth Cumberland, ME.[12]  He was born 15 October 1782 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[13]  Nathaniel is the son of Captain Joshua and Catherine (JORDAN) JORDAN.  He is my first cousin six times removes, fourth cousin five times removed and fourth cousin nine times removed.  Esther and Nathaniel are second cousin once removed and fourth cousins.  Nathaniel died 19 March 1856.[14]  He is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[15]
  2. Mary was born in 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[16] She died 14 December 1823.[17]  She is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[18]  She married Peter MERRILL 23 October 1817 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[19]  Peter was born 1788.[20]  He is the son of James and Hannah (HARRIS) MERRILL.  He died of consumption on 1 November 1846 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[21]  He is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[22]
  3. Pauline was born 1796 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[23] She died 9 December 1828 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[24]  She is interred at Riverside Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[25]  Pauline married twice; she married first to Ephraim Clark DUNN 7 June 1816 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME, by Rev. William GREGG.[26] Ephraim was born 29 December 1793 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[27]  He was the son of Joshua and Rebecca (JONES) DUNN.  He died before September 1821.[28]   She married second, Captain Ephraim B. DINSMORE about 17 September 1821 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME by Rev. William GREGG.[29]  Ephraim was born 25 June 1795 in Dresden, Lincoln, ME.[30]  He was the son of David and Anna DINSMORE.
  4. Lucia was born 1798 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[31] She died 17 September 1834 in Buxton, York, ME.[32]  She is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.[33]  Lucia married Daniel C. EMERY on 9 August 1826.[34]  Daniel was born 2 May 1803 in Buxton, York, ME.[35]  He died 1 June 1881.[36]  He is interred at Eastern Cemetery in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.[37]
  5. Mehitable was born in 1800 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[38] She died 9 October 1828.[39]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[40]  Mehitable married James STROUT 29 January 1824.[41]  James was born 18 May 1799 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[42]  He is the son of James and Anna (COBB) STROUT.  He died 10 August 1870 in Durham, Androscoggin, ME.[43]  He is interred at Strout Cemetery, Durham, Androscoggin, ME.[44]
  6. Caroline was born in 1802 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[45] She died unmarried in 1883.[46]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[47]
  7. Sarah Gray was born in 1805 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[48] She died unmarried 6 January 1829 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[49]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[50]
  8. Achsah was born 1808 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[51] She died 17 November 1835 in South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[52]  She is interred in at Bayview Cemetery South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[53]  Achsah married Rufus DYER 26 August 1829 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.[54]  Rufus was born 18 August 1806 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[55]  He is the son of Nathaniel and Abigail (HIGGINS) DYER.  He died 25 April 1864.[56]  He is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in South Portland, Cumberland, ME.[57]
  9. Captain Elisha was born in 1811 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[58] He died 23 March 1853.[59]  He is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[60]  Elisha married Sarah A. JORDAN 18 November 1840 in Buxton, York, ME.[61]  Sarah was born 18 March 1820 in Gorham, Cumberland, ME.[62]  She is the daughter of Nathaniel and Desire Parker (LEWIS) JORDAN.  Sarah and I are related as third cousins four times removed, fourth cousin four and five times removed and sixth cousins seven times removed.  Elisha and Sarah are first cousins once removed and third cousins once removed.  Sarah died 7 February 1915 in Santa Clara County, CA.[63]  She is interred at Riverside Memorial Cemetery in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, ME.[64]

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

[2] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[3] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[4] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[5] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[6] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[7] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[8] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 29, 65 [Elisha Jordan #195].

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].

[10] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].

[11] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Esther Jordan Jordan; memorial 5900695.

[12] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 90, 174 [Esther Jordan #760].  Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 10 May 2015), Esther Jordan and Nathaniel Jordan.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 36, 90, 174 [Nathaniel Jordan #304].

[14] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 36, 90, 174 [Nathaniel Jordan #304].

[15] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 36, 90, 174 [Nathaniel Jordan #304].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Nathaniel Jordan; memorial 5900624.

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[17] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[18] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Mary Merrill; memorial 70871107.

[19] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[20] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].

[21] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].  Maine FamilySearch creator, “Maine, Death and Burials, 1841-1910,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Peter Merrill; FHL microfilm 12017.  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002651, 000009830, Peter Merrill, 3 November 1846; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[22] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Mary Jordan #761].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 May 2015), Peter Merrill; memorial 101663685.

[23] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].

[24] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].

[25] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2015), Paulina Jordan Densmore; memorial 60303906.

[26] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Ephraim Dunn, 7 June 1816; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[27] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Ephraim Clark Dunn, 29 December 1793; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[28] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].

[29] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 174 [Pauline Jordan #762].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Eprhraim Dinsmore and Paulina Dunn, about 17 September 1821; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[30] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Ephram Dinsmore; FHL microfilm 10820.

[31] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[32] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002334, Mrs. Lucia Emery, 17 September 1834; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[33] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[34] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Daniel C. Emery and Lucia Jordan; FHL microfilm 10930.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[35] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015), Daniel C. Emery; FHL microfilm 10594.

[36] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].  Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002334, 000009782, Daniel C. Emery, 1 June 1881; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 10 May 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[37] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Lucia Jordan #763].

[38] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].

[39] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].

[40] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2015), Mehitab le Jordan Strout; memorial 60305467.

[41] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Mehitable Jordan #764].

[42] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205261, James Strout, Jr., 18 May 1799; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 May 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 11 May 2015), James Strout Junior.

[43] “Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922,” copy of old death records, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 May 2015), James Strout Junior.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 May 2015), James Strout Jr; memorial 44325066.

[45] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65 [Caroline Jordan #765].

[46] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Caroline Jordan #765].

[47] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Caroline Jordan #765].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 May 2015), Caroline Jordan; memorial 60305043.

[48] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65 [Sarah Gray Jordan #766].

[49] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Sarah Gray Jordan #766].

[50] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65 [Sarah Gray Jordan #766].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 May 2015), Sarah C. Jordan; memorial 60305299.

[51] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[52] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[53] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[54] Maine State Archives, “Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 May 2015), Rufus Dyer and Achsah Jordan.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[55] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[56] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].

[57] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175 [Achsah Jordan #767].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 May 2015), Rufus Dyer; memorial 82276685.

[58] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[59] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[60] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[61] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan and Elisha Jordan 18 Nov. 1840.  Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].

[62] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 March 2014), Sarah Jordan 18 March 1820.

[63] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].  California California Department of Health and Wellfare, “California, Death Index, 1905-1939,” digital images, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan.

[64] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 65, 175, 426 [Captain Elisha Jordan #768].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan.  Billion Graves, Billion Graves, online images (www.billionbraves.com : online 21 March 2014), Sarah A. Jordan.

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Jacob ABBOTT

Jacob is my fourth cousin six times removed through John and Lia (BLOTT) GREENE, his third great grandparents, my ninth great grandparents.

Jacob ABBOT was born 11 April 1774 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[1]  He is the son of Stephen and Elizabeth (SCRUTON) ABBOT.  He died 3 September 1813 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.  He is interred at Gowen Family Burial Ground #11 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[2]  Jacob married Dorcas LIBBY in 1802.[3]  Dorcas was born 7 April 1780 in Lebanon, York, ME.[4]  She is the daughter of Benjamin and Polly (HEARL) LIBBY.  She died 10 March 1854 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.  She is interred at Gowen Family Burial Ground #11 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.

Jacob and Dorcas had the following children:

  1. Dorcas was born 4 May 1804 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[5] She died 4 March 1887 in Caribou, Aroostook, ME.  She is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Caribou, Aroostook, ME.[6]  Dorcas married Ivory HARDISON 23 October 1822 in China, Kennebec, ME.[7]  Ivory was born in 1798 in China, Kennebec, ME.[8]  He is the son of Joseph and Betsey (HEARL) HARDISON.  He died 11 May 1875 in Caribou, Aroostook, ME.  He is interred at Evergreen Cemetery in Caribou, Aroostook, ME.[9]
  2. Jacob was born 29 March 1806 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[10] He died 26 February 1881 in Milltown, Washington, ME.  He is interred at Calais Cemetery in Calais, Washington, ME.[11]  Jacob married Sarah A.  Sarah was born about 1811 in England.  She died 27 November 1851 in Cedar, Washington, ME.
  3. Anna was born 16 June 1807 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[12] She died 26 February 1887 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.  She is interred at Gowen Family Burial Ground #11 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[13]  Anna married George GOWEN 19 January 1828 in Lebanon, York, ME.[14]  George was born 6 February 1807 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.  He is the son of William and Abigail (MOORE) GOWEN.  He died 7 December 1864 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.
  4. Oliver L. was born 21 May 1809 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[15] He died 24 March 1899.  He is interred at Abbott Cemetery in Albion, Kennebec, ME.[16]  Oliver married Camilla S. LEWIS 18 November 1830 in China, Kennebec, ME.[17]  Camilla was born 9 July 1813 in Albion, Kennebec, ME.  She was the daughter of Samuel and Betsey (TAYLOR) LEWIS.  She died 23 March 1892.  Her body is interred at the Abbott Cemetery in Albion, Kennebec, ME.[18]
  5. Belinda was born 23 January 1811 in Winslow, Kennebec, ME.[19] She died July 1849.  She married twice.  She married Mr. MATTHEWS.  She married William H. COLLINS 28 October 1829 in Vassalboro, Kennebec, ME.[20]  Nothing is known of Mr. MATTHEWS.  William Collins was born 1807.

[1] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Jacob Abbot; FHL microfilm 1036332.

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 6 November 2014), Jacob Abbott; memorial 75942037.

[3] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002375, Jacob Abbot and Dorcas Libby/Libbey, 11 February 1802; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 108; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 6 November 2014; Dorcas. b. 7 April 1780: m. 1802. Jacob Abbott.

[4] Charles T. Libby, prepared and published, The Libby Family in America: 1602-1881 (Portland, Maine: B. Thurston and Co., 1882), 108; images on line, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 6 November 2014; Dorcas. b. 7 April 1780: m. 1802. Jacob Abbott.

[5] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Darias Abbot; FHL microfilm 1036332.  William Richard Cutter, New England Families Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of the Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1915), HARDISON; vol. 1, page 268.

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 April 2015), Dorias Hardison; memorial 120174914.

[7] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Ivory Harden and Dorcas Abbott; FHL microfilm 10621.  William Richard Cutter, New England Families Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of the Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1915), HARDISON; vol. 1, page 268.

[8] William Richard Cutter, New England Families Genealogical and Memorial: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of the Commonwealths and the Founding of a Nation (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1915), HARDISON; vol. 1, page 268.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 April 2015), Ivory Hardison; memorial 120174918.

[10] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Jacob Abbot; FHL microfilm 1036332.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 April 2015), Jacob Abbot; memorial 76964675.

[12] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Anna Abbot; FHL microfilm 1036332.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 6 November 2014), Anna Abbott Gowen; memorial 75942442.

[14] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), George, li Going and Anna Abbot; FHL microfilm 11536.

[15] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Oliver Abbot; FHL microfilm 1036332.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 April 2015), Oliver L. Abbott; memorial 43529607.

[17] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Oliver Abbot and Camilla S. Lewis; FHL microfilm 10621.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 April 2015), Camilla S. Lewis Abbott; memorial 43529590.

[19] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), Belinda Abbot; FHL microfilm 1036332.

[20] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 11 April 2015), William H. Collins and Belinda Abbot; FHL microfilm 12273.

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