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BIRTHS 1 October 1700-1800

 

  • David EMERY was born 1 October 1720 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; son of James and Ruth (WATSON) EMERY; died June 1807.
  • Abigail FROST was born 1 October 1744 in Kittery, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Colonel John and Sarah (GERRISH) FROST; wife of Samuel LEIGHTON.
  • Bela MASON was born 1 October 1764 in Dublin, Cheshire, New Hampshire[3]; son of Benjamin and Martha (FAIRBANKS) MASON; husband of Sarah NORCROSS.
  • James UNDERWOOD was born 1 October 1765 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[4]; son of David and Bathsheba (ADAMS) UNDERWOOD; died 4 February 1839.
  • Thomas CLARK was born 1 October 1781 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[5]; son Robert and Sarah (JORDAN) CLARK.
  • Betsey CHIPMAN was born 1 October 1784[6]; daughter of William and Hannah (HOWLAND) CHIPMAN; died 1786.
  • Mary CHADWICK was born 1 October 1787 Berwick, York, Maine[7]; daughter of William and Elizabeth (BUTLER) CHADWICK; wife of Bartholomew THOMPSON.
  • Sylvanus CHIPMAN was born 1 October 1788[8]; son of Israel and Phebe (RICH) CHIPMAN.
  • Polly HUNT was born 1 October 1790 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[9]; daughter of Ephraim and Abigail (CATES) HUNT; wife of Nathaniel KENT.
  • James CHIPMAN was born 1 October 1798[10]; son of Samuel and Anna (FRAZIER) CHIPMAN.

 

[1] Rufus Emery, Emery: four generations of the descendants of John Emery, Sen., of Newbury, Mass., and Anthony Emery of Kittery, Maine, print (Salem, Mass.: Emery Cleaves, n.d.), 11; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 20 September 2018; David Emery #25.i.

[2] 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.

[3] Rev. Levi W. Leonard and Rev. Josiah L. Seward, The History of Dublin, N.H.: containing the address by Charles Mason, and the proceedings at the Centennial Celebration, June 17, 1852, with a register of families, print (Dublin, N.H.: Town of Dublin, 1919), 821; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 December 2017; Family of Benjamin Mason.

[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 29 March 2018), James Underwood; FHL microfilm 763666.

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 1205260, Thomas Clark, 1 October 1781; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 December 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 64 [Betsey Chipman #540].

[7] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002392, 000009763, Polly Chadwick, 1 October 1787; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 8 June 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[8] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 90 [Sylvanus Chipman #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 23 June 2017), Polly Hunt; FHL microfilm 10930.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002611, Polly Hunt, 1 October 1790; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 23 June 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 66 [James Chipman #559].

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BIRTHS 11 September 1700-1800

 

  • James RANKIN was born 11 September 1718 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of Andrew and Bethiah (SPENCER) RANKIN; husband of Philadelphia NASON.
  • Joseph MASON was born 11 September 1748 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Benjamin and Martha (FAIRBANKS) MASON; husband of Anne PRENTISS.
  • Perez CHIPMAN was born 11 September 1763 in Delaware[3]; son of Perez and Margaret (MANLOVE) CHIPMAN; husband of Elizabeth SAUNDERS.
  • Elias Bliss BANKS was born 11 September 1774 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[4]; son of Lieutenant Moses and Phebe (CURTIS) BANKS; husband of Lucretia PRINCE.
  • Samuel CHIPMAN was born 11 September 1791 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; son of John and Hannah (MOSES) CHIPMAN; husband of Edith “Edey” GUILFORD.
  • Tabitha HOLLIS was born 11 September 1800 in Danville, Androscoggin, Maine[6]; daughter of Richard and Sarah (HANSCOM) HOLLIS; wife of Abraham BRYANT.

[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 12 August 2018), James Rankin; FHL microfilm 12836.

[2] Rev. Levi W. Leonard and Rev. Josiah L. Seward, The History of Dublin, N.H.: containing the address by Charles Mason, and the proceedings at the Centennial Celebration, June 17, 1852, with a register of families, print (Dublin, N.H.: Town of Dublin, 1919), 821; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 December 2017; Family of Benjamin Mason.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 40, 83 [Paris Chipman #278].

[4] Wm. E. chute, A Genealogy and History of the Hute Family in America: with some account of the family in Great Britain and Ireland, with an account of fourty allied families gathered from the most authentic sources, print (Salem, Mass.: 1894), xi (11); images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 30 May 2017; viii Moses Banks.  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 30 May 2017), Elias Banks; FHL microfilm 10822.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 30 May 2017), Elias Banks and Lucretia Prince; FHL microfilm 10822.  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 30 May 2017), Elias Banks; FHL microfilm 10822.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 70 [Samuel Chipman #593].

[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 12 August 2018), Tabitha Hollis; FHL microfilm 10822.

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BIRTHS 10 September 1700-1800

 

  • Elizabeth “Betty” BRAGDON was born 10 September 1725 in York, York, Maine[1]; daughter of Samuel and Tabitha (BANKS) BRAGDON; wife of John SIMPSON and Nathaniel HARMON.
  • Caleb DEATH was born 10 September 1726 in Framingham, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Oliver and Abigail (DEATH) DEATH; husband of Abigail MESSENGER.
  • Apphia ANDREWS was born 10 September 1744 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[3]; daughter of Joshua and Hannah (WOOD) ANDREWS; wife of Benjamin PERLEY.
  • David RYTHER was born 10 September 1747 in Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts[4]; son of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER; died 20 September 1747.
  • Jane Pepperrell FROST was born 10 September 1749 in Kittery, York, Maine[5]; daughter of Colonel John and Sarah (GERRISH) FROST; wife of Colonel John NOWELL Jr.
  • Elizabeth JORDAN was born 10 September 1749 in Biddeford, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Judge Rishworth and Abigail (GERRISH) JORDAN; wife of Benjamin MASON.
  • Daniel CHIPMAN w/as born 10 September 1759 in Connecticut[7]; son of Jonathan and Catherine (REED) CHIPMAN; he died 8 October 1759.
  • Elisha HILL was born 10 September 1769 in Biddeford, York, Maine[8]; son of Benjamin and Elizabeth (GILPATRICK) HILL.
  • Benjamin Jordan RACKLIFF was born 10 September 1771 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[9]; son of Benjamin and Sarah (JORDAN) RACKLIFF; husband of Mary SMALL.
  • Phebe JOHNSON was born 10 September 1778[10]; daughter of Jonathan and Rhoda (ABBOT) JOHNSON; died 1819.
  • Jonathan ANDREWS was born 10 September 1782 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[11]; son of John and Elizabeth (WATSON) ANDREWS; husband of Nancy Green PIERCE.
  • Joel KEYES was born 10 September 1785 in Putney, Windham, Vermont[12]; son of Deacon Israel and Abigail (LOWELL) KEYES; husband of Mary PARKER and Susan KITTRIDGE.
  • Mary JORDAN was born 10 September 1791 in Kittery, York, Maine[13]; daughter of Nathaniel and Peace (MORRELL) JORDAN; wife of Nathaniel HEARD.
  • Tabitha WENTWORTH was born 10 September 1792 in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine[14]; daughter of Foster and Catherine (JORDAN) WENTWORTH; died 2 March 1870; never married.
  • Captain Dominicus JORDAN was born 10 September 1799 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[15]; son of John Gray and Anna Nancy (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Mary MCKENNEY.

 

[1] 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; Betty Bragdon.

[2] 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 5 February 2018), Caleb Death; FHL microfilm 872797.

[3] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 September 2015), Apphia Andrew; v. 3, p. 115.

[4] J. H. Temple and George Sheldon, A History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts: for 150 years, with an account of the prior occupation of the territory by the Squakheags and with family genealogies (1875; reprint, Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, n.d.), 531, David Ryther (Rider); database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.

[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 11 August 2018), Jane Pepperrell Frost; FHL microfilm 11322.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 30 [Elizabeth Jordan #212].

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 27 [Daniel Chipman #147].

[8] Miss Frances Greene, compiled, Material for a Genealogy of the Hill Family of Biddeford-Saco, Maine (1961; reprint, self printed: self published, 1961), 5, Benjamin Hill; online images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 29 August 2013.

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 59, 157 [Benjamin Jordan #647].

[10] Nathaniel Bouton, The History of Concord: from its first grant in 1725, to the organization of the city government in 1853, with a history of the ancient Penacoooks; the whole interspersed with numerous interesting incidents and ancedotes, down to the present perions, 1885; embellished with maps; with portraits of distinguished citizens, and view of ancient and modern residences, print (concord: 1885), 710; images online, Google, Google (www.google.com : online 23 May 2017; Jonathan Johnson.

[11] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 October 2015), Jonathan Andrews; #150; vol. 3, page 119.  Samuel Burnham, “John Albion Andrew,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 23 (1869), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 1 September 2015), Jonathan Andrew V.; page 12, v. 23.

[12] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 51, Joel Keyes; #130.VII.4; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 20 October 2015.

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 129, 336 [Mary Jordan #1721].

[14] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 136 [Tabitha Wentworth #1826].

[15] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 152, 379 [Captain Dominicus Jordan #2109].

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BIRTHS 6 August 1700-1800

 

  • Mary LADD was born 6 August 1702 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Daniel and Susannah (HARTSHORN) LADD; wife of Jonathan JOHNSON.
  • Lilburn ANDREWS was born 6 August 1760 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Nathaniel and Sarah (LINDALL) ANDREWS.
  • John Messer LOWELL was born 6 August 1762 in Nottingham, Rockingham, New Hampshire[3]; son of Stephen and Lydia (MESSER) LOWELL; died 1840.
  • Sarah SMITH was born 6 August 1784 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Benjamin and Bridget (JORDAN) SMITH; wife of Joshua K. BRYANT and Samuel FILES.
  • Aaron APPLETON was born 6 August 1786 in New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire[5]; son of Deacon Isaac and Mary (ADAMS) APPLETON; husband of Eunice ADAMS and Keziah BIXBY.
  • Elizabeth “Betsey” FOSTER was born 6 August 1788 in East Machias, Washington, Maine[6]; daughter of Levi and Sarah (BEAL) FOSTER; wife of George Halliburton AVERY.
  • Elizabeth WESCOTT was born 6 August 1790 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[7]; daughter of Andrew and Marcy (PERKINS) WESCOTT; wife of James MASON and Thomas WILLIAMSON.
  • Alphia DYER was born 6 August 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Maine[8]; daughter of Caleb Anthony and Mary (RANDALL) DYER; died 8 October 1838; twin of Octavia DYER below.
  • Octavia DYER was born 6 August 1792 in Cape Elizabeth, Maine[9]; daughter of Caleb Anthony and Mary (RANDAL) DYER; died 1863; twin of Alphia DYER above.
  • Francis HALL was born 6 or 8 August 1796 in Kennebec County, Maine[10]; son of Calvin and Tabitha (JELLISON) HALL; husband of Martha GETCHELL.
  • Joseph Cates RICH was born 6 August 1799 in Otisfield, Cumberland, Maine[11]; son of Samuel and Elizabeth (CATES) RICH.

[1] Franklin Ladd Bailey, The Genealogy of Thomas Ruggles of Roxbury, 1637, to Thomas Ruggles, of Pomfred, Conn, and Rutland, Vt.: the genealogy of Alitheah Smith, of Hampton, Conn., the wife of Thomas Ruggles, and the genealogy of the descendants – in part – of Samuel Ladd of Haverhill, Mass., print (1896), 41; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 10 August 2017; Daniel Ladd and family.  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 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; FHL microfilm 14767.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lead Ladd; 1702.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; Haverhill, Vital Record Transcripts; Haverhill Births p. 202.

[2] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 8 October 2015), Lilburn Andrews; vol. 3, 2015.

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 57, John Messer Lowell; #152.IV; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 22 October 2015.

[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 2 August 2018), Sarah SMITH; FHL microfilm 12052.

[5] Isaac Appleton Jewett, Memorial of Samuel Appleton, of Ipswich, Massachusetts: with genealogical notices of some of his descendants (Boston: Bolles and Houghton, 1850), 38; images online, Houston Public Library, Houston Library (www.houstonlibrary.org : online 24 October 2015; Aaron Appleton; #93-4.

[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 2 August 2018), Betsey Foster; FHL microfilm 11562.

[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 17 March 2015), Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Alphia Dyer, 6 August 1792; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 19 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[9] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Octavia Dyer, 6 August 1792; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 19 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] 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 mcirofilm 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].

[11] William Samuel Spurr, A History of Otisfield, Cumberland County, Maine: from the origianal grant to the close of the year 1944, print (1944; reprint, Maine: 1944), 55, Samuel Rich and family; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 25 June 2017.

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BIRTHS 2 August 1700-1800

 

  • Martha FAIRBANKS was born 2 August 1724 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Captain Eleazer and Martha (BULLARD) FAIRBANKS; wife of Benjamin MASON.
  • Eliphalet LOWELL was born 2 or 13 August 1747 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; son of Joseph and Mary (JONES) LOWELL; husband of Elizabeth HANEY.
  • Hophni RYTHER was born 2 August 1751 in Massachusetts[3]; son of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER; husband of Sarah CONNABLE.
  • Nathanial MAYBERRY was born 2 August 1800 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[4]; son of Richard and Mary (JORDAN) MAYBERRY.

[1] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Genealogy of the Fairbanks Family: in America, 1633-1897, print (Boston: American Printing and Engraving Company, 1897), 48, 62-64; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 8 July 2017.  American Historical Society, American families, genealogical and biographical: most authentic sources, including much valuable material drawn from hitherto unpublished family records with accurate reproduction and description of ancient emblazonry, print (New York: American Historical Society, n.d.), 223; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 December 2017; Captain Eleazer Fairbanks.  Rogers Bruce Johnson, Ancestors of Margery Ruth Howe: rom immigration to the present times, 1630 to 2002, Vol. 3 – Pedigrees of Abraham Shattuck, Jerusha French, Josiah Knight and Martha Mason, 1630-1875, print (Penobscot Press, 2005), 523-525; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 December 2017; Eleazer Fairbanks, Capt (18) and Martha Bullard (19).  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 7 July 2017), Martha Fairbank; FHL microfilm 164693, 872789.  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 7 July 2017), Martha Fairbank; FHL microfilm 872789.

[2] Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 5 April 2015), Eliphalet Lowell; FHL microfilm 823653.  Massachusetts Vital Records: Newbury vol. 1, page 290, Eliphalet Lowell, 2 August 1747; New England Historical and Genealogical Society, online.

[3] J. H. Temple and George Sheldon, A History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts: for 150 years, with an account of the prior occupation of the territory by the Squakheags and with family genealogies (1875; reprint, Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, n.d.), 531, David Ryther (Rider); database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.  Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 471, 472; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015; Hophi #iv, 3.  Lemuel Shattuck, Memorials of the descendants of William Shattuck: The progenitor of the families in America that have borne his name; including an introduction, and an appendix containing collateral information (1855; reprint, Boston: Dutton and Wentworth, n.d.), 131, Martha Shattuck #74; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.

[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 29 January 2018), Nathaniel Maybury; FHL microfilm 12052.

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BIRTHS 6 April 1700-1800

  • Samuel BANKS born 6 April 1727 in York, York, Maine[1]; son of Job and Elizabeth Winchester (CARD) BANKS; died 1728.
  • Mary ANDREWS born 6 April 1733 in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of Nathaniel and Mary (HIGGINSON) ANDREWS; wife of William KING.
  • Jonathan JORDAN born 6 April 1738 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[3]; son of Richard and Katherine (HANSCOM) JORDAN; husband of Tabitha JORDAN.
  • Abigail LOWELL born 6 April 1747[4]; daughter of Michael and Abigail (CONEY) LOWELL.
  • Martha MASON born 6 April 1755 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[5]; daughter of Benjamin and Martha (FAIRBANKS) MASON; died before 1785.
  • Zebedee CHANDLER born 6 April 1785 in Plympton, Plymouth, Massachusetts[6]; son of Zebedee and Zeruiah (CUSHMAN) CHANDLER; husband of Ruth COLE.

 

[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 4 June 2017), Samuel Banks; FHL microfilm 12836.

[2] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 29 September 2015), Mary Andrews; vol. 3, page 116; #84-ii.

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 25 [Jonathan Jordan #141].

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 36, Abigail Lowell #92.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[5] Rev. Levi W. Leonard and Rev. Josiah L. Seward, The History of Dublin, N.H.: containing the address by Charles Mason, and the proceedings at the Centennial Celebration, June 17, 1852, with a register of families, print (Dublin, N.H.: Town of Dublin, 1919), 821; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 1 December 2017; Family of Benjamin Mason.

[6] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 March 2018), Zebedee Chandler; Plympton Vital Record Transcripts p. 57.

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BIRTHS 23 March 1700-1800

  • Benjamin HILL born 23 March 1721 in Eliot, York, Maine[1]; son of Samuel and Mary (NELSON) HILL.
  • Perez CHIPMAN born 23 March 1774 in Barre, Worcester, Massachusetts[2]; son of Ebenezer and Susanna (RUGGLES) CHIPMAN; husband of Hannah MASON.
  • Ruth LOWELL born 23 March 1787 in Lempster, Sullivan, New Hampshire[3]; daughter of Peter and Eunice (FRINK) LOWELL; wife of J. P. CALL.

[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 28 February 2018), Benjamin Hill; FHL microfilm 10851.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 41, 90 [Perez Chipman #303].

[3] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 80, Ruth Lowell; #237.IV; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 3 November 2015.

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