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BIRTHS 17 August 1700-1800

 

  • Hannah RIDER was born 17 August 1712 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) RYDER; died 10 October 1776.
  • Noah Merrill JORDAN was born 17 August 1722 in Kittery, York, Maine[2]; son of Samuel and Mary M. (JORDAN) JORDAN; husband of Sarah MORRILL.
  • Moses LOWELL was born 17 August 1726[3]; son of John and Mary (DAVIS) LOWELL; husband of Sarah BRADBURY.
  • Darius CHIPMAN was born 17 August 1756 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut[4]; son of Samuel and Hannah (AUSTIN) CHIPMAN; husband of Desire BRIGGS, Lydia DICKINSON, Hannah MEAD.
  • Ebenezer Winter CALEF was born 17 August 1760 in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts[5]; son of Joseph C. and Mehitable C. (MILLER) CALEF; husband of Sarah Gardner GIBSON.
  • Sarah CHIPMAN was born 17 August 1773[6]; daughter of Amos and Sarah (BOARDMAN) CHIPMAN; wife of Samuel WILCOX.
  • Joseph Hopkins MARKS was born 17 August 1775 in Castine, Hancock, Maine[7]; son of William and Mary (HOPKINS) MARKS; husband of Hannah DOUGLAS.
  • Sherman JOHNSON was born 17 August 1776 in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts[8]; son of John and Persis (SHERMAN) JOHNSON; died 20 May 1806.
  • Snell WINGATE was born 17 August 1779 in Buxton, York, Maine[9]; son of Snell and Margaret (EMERY) WINGATE; died 22 August 1779.
  • Nahum JELLISON was born 17 August 1783 in Berwick, York, Maine[10]; son of George and Elizabeth (WALDIN) JELLISON; husband of Abigail Tayler CARPENTER.
  • Richard LOWELL was born 17 August 1784 in Saco, York, Maine[11]; son of Samuel and Charity (BERRY) LOWELL; husband of Elizabeth WILSON.
  • Else Marie Christine HILLEN was born 17 August 1791 in Rosenhagen, Neidersachen, Prussia[12]; daughter of Ernst Heinrich and A. Margarette Elisabeth (NUERGEN) HILLEN; wife of Johann Friedrich Wilhelm HIRSCH; she is my third great grandmother.
  • Sarah JORDAN was born 17 August 1800 in Monroe, Waldo, Maine[13]; daughter of James Jr. and Hannah (ROBERTS) JORDAN; wife of Thomas CUNNINGHAM.

[1] Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 6 August 2018), Hannah Rider; FHL microfilm 164693.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 24, 47 [Noah Jordan #119].

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 30-31, Moses Lowell; #80.VIII; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 12 October 2015.

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 26, 51-52 [Darius Chipman #129].

[5] 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 17 June 2017), Ebenezer Winter Calef; FHL microfilm 0873761 IT4.  Mehitable Calef Coppenhagen, John Gibson of Cambridge, Massachusetts: and his descendants, print (self, n.d.), 91-96; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 17 June 2017; VI Sarah Gardner (Sally) Gibson, and family.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1621-1850 (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2001–2016), Milton v. 1, p. 13; images online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 17 November 2017; Ebenezer Winter son of Joseph and Mehitable Calef Aug 17, 1760.  Anne Calef Boardman, Robert Calef of Boston: and some of his descendants, print (Salem, mass.: Essex Institute Historical Collections, 1940), 44-45; images online, Dr. Dallen Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : onlline 17 November 2017; Joseph Calef #28 and family.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 57 [Sarah Chipman #437].

[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 6 August 2018), Joseph Mark; FHL microfilm 10930.

[8] 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 6 August 2018), Sherman Johnson; FHL microfilm 861127.

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

[10] “Early Vital Records of Waterborough, Maine: From the original records in the custody of the Town Clerk,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 90, 91 (1936, 1937), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 10 September 2013), George Jellerson [Jellison].

[11] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 68, Richard Lowell; #185.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 28 October 2015.

[12] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Germany, Marriages, 1558-1929,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 26 January 2015), Joh. Friedrich Wilh. Hirsch and Else Marie Christine Hille; FHL microfilm 473381.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 124 [Sarah Jordan #1642].

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Elizabeth WESCOTT

Elizabeth is my fourth great grand aunt.  We are related through her parents, my fifth great grandparents, William Jr. and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT.  Elizabeth and Jeremiah were enumerated in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME in the 1850 census.[1]  Elizabeth was enumerated with her son Hazael in the 1860 census in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[2]  Elizabeth was enumerated living by herself in the 1870 census in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[3]

 

Elizabeth “Betsey” WESCOTT was born 23 November 1789 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[4]  She died 17 February 1871 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  Elizabeth married twice, first to Ebenezer GRANT 26 May 1807 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 15 March 1807 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[5]  Ebenezer was born 20 April 1785 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[6]  He was the son of Alexander and Abigail (STAPLES) GRANT.  Elizabeth married second to Jeremiah VARNUM 12 September 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME, intentions filed 4 August 1811 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[7]  Jeremiah was born 8 January 1782 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.  He died 26 November 1856 in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.  Jeremiah was interred at Seaside Cemetery in Blue Hill, Hancock, ME.[8]

 

Elizabeth and Ebenezer had one child:

  1. William B. was born 17 July 1808 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[9] William married Thankful MARKS.  Thankful was born 24 April 1812 in Sedgwick, Hancock, ME.  She died 24 March 1893 in Orland, Hancock, ME.  She was interred at Thompson Family Cemetery in Orland, Hancock, ME.[10]

Elizabeth and Jeremiah had the following children:

  1. Jeremiah born 8 December 1813 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[11]
  2. Amos born 26 February 1817 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[12]
  3. Hazael [male] was born 25 March 1821 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[13]
  4. Horace born 21 July 1831 in Penobscot, Hancock, ME.[14]

 

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Blue Hill, 66 (stamped), dwelling 68, family 68, Jeremiah Varnum; NARA microfilm publication M432, 254.

[2] 1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Blue Hill, page 18, dwelling 125, family 131, Betsey W. Varnum; FHL microfilm 803438; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.

[3] Betsey Varnum; FHL microfilm 552043, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Blue Hill, page 13, 277 (stamped), dwelling 708, family 110; microfilm M593, 544.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Elizabeth Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[5] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Ebenezer Grant and Betsy Wescot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Ebenezer Grant; FHL microfilm 11752.

[7] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Jeremiah Varnom and Betsy Grant; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 March 2015), Jeremiah Varnum; memorial 114038723.

[9] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), William Grant Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 15 March 2015), Thankful Marks; memorial 78318138.

[11] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Jeremiah Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[12] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Amos Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[13] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Hazael Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

[14] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 15 March 2015), Horace Varnum; FHL microfilm 11752.

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On this day, September 25…

Family events

 

Births

1715 Benjamin Hill 6th great grand uncle
1791 Nancy Jordan 1st cousin 6x removed
1793 Abigail Ross Jordan 1st cousin 6x removed
1821 Susan F. Marks 1st cousin 5x removed

 

Marriages

1856 Sylvanus Jellison 4th great grand uncle and Sarah McCole

 

Deaths

1715 Marie Madeleine Vachon 8th great grandmother

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On this day, September 17…

Births

1557 Robert Jordan 10th great grand uncle
1907 Elizabeth Marie Smith grand aunt

 

Marriages

1767 Samuel Jellison 1st cousin 7x removed and Phebe Temple
1858 William H. Chamberlain and Augusta A. Marks 1st cousin 5x removed

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Augusta A. Marks

Augusta A. MARKS is my first cousin 5 times removed; we are related through her grandparents, my fifth great grandparents William and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT.  Augusta is the daughter of Stephen Edward and Joanna (WESCOTT) MARKS, she was born in 1835 in Blue Hill, Maine.  She was enumerated in the 1850 census with her parents taken in Penobscot, Maine.[1]  She married William Henry CHAMBERLAIN 17 September 1858 in Penobscot, Maine.[2]  At this time it looks as if there were no children.  William and Augusta were enumerated in the 1880 census taken in Springfield, Massachusetts.[3]  Augusta died 6 Jun 1904 of heart disease, just 5 months after her husband, in Springfield; she is buried in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Springfield, Massachusetts.[4]


[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Penobscot, 113 (stamped), dwelling 342, family 386, Stephen Marks; NARA microfilm publication M432, 254.

[2] Ancestry.com, Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922 (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;).

[3] 1880 U.S. census, Hampden County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Springfield, Enumeration District (ED) 318, page 18, dwelling 172, family 195, William H. Chamberlain; NARA microfilm publication T9, 536.

[4] New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 August 2013), Augusta A. Chamberlain 6 Jun 1904.

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Addoniarm Judson Marks

Addoniarm Judson MARKS is my first cousin five times removed; we are related through his grandparents, my fifth great grandparents William and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT.  Judson was born 30 August 1829 to Stephen Edward and Joanna (WESCOTT) MARKS in Penobscot, Maine.[1]  He married Hephzibah F. HINCKLEY 5 November 1849 in Penobscot, but by August of 1850, she is not listed as his wife, although she didn’t die until 1864, they had one daughter: Addie Judson.[2]    Judson was enumerated with his parents in 1850, listed as a house joiner in Penobscot.[3]  On 25 March 1865 he joined the Marines as a seaman, he served seven months and 3 days, I am unsure at this time if he fought in any battles.[4]  On 6 May 1866 he married second Katherine (Kate) Susan DUTTON, they had three children:  Winifred (Winnie), Harry D., Jessie D.  He is enumerated with his family in the 1870 and 1880 censuses in Chicopee and Chester, Massachusetts.[5]  He married third Ellen Rose ELLIOT in Chicopee on 18 Mar 1889.[6]  Ellen and Judson are enumerated in the 1890 Veterans Census in Chicopee Falls, Massachusetts.[7]  Judson died 28 December 1907 in Springfield, Massachusetts from acute nephritis.[8]


[1]   Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 August 2013), Addoniarm Judson Marks 30 Aug 1829.

[2] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 10 August 2013), Adoniram J. Marks and Hipsebah F. Hinckley 5 Nov 1849.

[3] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Penobscot, 113 (stamped), dwelling 342, family 386, Stephen Marks; NARA microfilm publication M432, 254.

[4] 1890 Special Schedule, Hampden County, Massachusetts, “Surviving Soldier, Sailors, and Marines, and Widows, Etc.,” Chicopee Falls, Enumeration District (ED) 338, page 1, A. Judson Marks; NARA microfilm publication M123, 14.

[5] 1870 U.S. census, Hampden County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Chiopee, 87 (stamped), page 25, dwelling 206, family 225, Adoniram Marks; NARA microfilm publication M593, 616.  1880 U.S. census, Hampden County, Massachusetts, population schedule, Chester, Enumeration District (ED) 274, 65 (stamped), page 23, dwelling 236, family 258, A. Judson Marks; NARA microfilm publication T9, 534.

[6] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 10 August 2013), Marriage-A. Judson Marks and Ellen Rose Elliot 18 Mar 1889.

[7] 1890 Special Schedule, Hampden County, Massachusetts, “Surviving Soldier, Sailors, and Marines, and Widows, Etc.,” Chicopee Falls, Enumeration District (ED) 338, page 1, A. Judson Marks; NARA microfilm publication M123, 14.

[8]Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 4282859: 165, Adoniram Judson Marks 28 Dec 1907; FHL microfilm 4282859.

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On this day, August 30

Family Events

 

Births

1829 Addoniarm Judson Marks 1st cousin 5x removed
1860 Leslie Atwood Wilbur 1st cousin 3x removed

 

Deaths

1817 Antoine Archambault 6th great grandfather
1860 Joseph Jordan 1st cousin 6x removed

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