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Rebecca RYTHER

Rebecca is my fourth cousin seven times removed; we are related through Robert Thomas and Susannah (SELBEE) BLOTT.  Her surname is also listed as RIDER, RYDER AND RITHER.  She was born and died in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, though during her second marriage lived in various cities of Vermont.  She married twice; her first husband Samuel CONNABLE/CUNNABLE/CONABLE fought in the Revolutionary War[1].  He was also a very well-respected man that served many offices in the town of Bernardston.[2]  He was a surveyor of highways, surveyor of boards and shingles, constable and collector, warden, town treasurer and assessor.   Her second husband was a judge in Vermont.

Rebecca RYTHER was born 23 May 1753 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[3]  She was the daughter of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER.  She died 20 April 1837 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[4].  She is interred at Old Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[5]  She married first to Samuel CONNABLE 13 November 1770 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[6]  Samuel was born 11 November 1743 in Fall Town, now known as Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[7].  He was the son of Samuel and Mary (ENGLISH) CONNABLE.  He died 29 April 1794 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[8]  He is interred at Old Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[9]  She married second to Honorable John BRIDGEMAN as his second wife on 24 February 1799 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[10]. He was born 10 September 1734 in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.[11]   He was the son of Orland and Martha (BELDING) BRIDGEMAN.  He died 26 February 1805 in Vernon, Windham, Vermont.[12]  He is interred at North Vernon Cemetery in North Vernon, Windham, Vermont.[13]

Ryther, Rebecca 22725 map

Rebecca and Samuel had the following children:

  1. Anna CONNABLE born 30 July 1772 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[14] She died 16 June 1853 in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois.[15]  She is interred at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois[16].  Anna married Nehemiah WRIGHT 15 May 1794 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[17].  Nehemiah was born 25 January 1767 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[18]  He was the son of Reverend Job and Meriam (WRIGHT) WRIGHT.  He died 15 September 1840 in Derby, Orleans, Vermont.[19]  They had five children.
  2. Eunice CONNABLE was born 27 January 1774 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[20] She died 30 November 1797 in Guilford, Windham, Vermont. [21] She is interred at Blanchard Cemetery in Guilford, Windham, Vermont.[22]  She married Doctor Simon STEVENS as his second wife 19 November 1793 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[23]  He was born 2 November 1756 in Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts.[24]  He was the son of Joseph and Doritha (SAWYER) STEVENS.  He died 15 August 1824 in Guilford, Windham, Vermont.[25]  He is interred at Blanchard Cemetery in Guilford, Windham, Vermont.[26]  They had two children.
  3. Captain Jonathan CONNABLE was born 14 August 1775 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[27] He died 5 January 1841 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[28].  He is interred at Center Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[29].  He married Asenath WRIGHT 20 October 1801 in Easthampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.[30]  Asenath was born 22 August 1783 in Easthampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.[31]  She was the daughter of Elijah and Mary (STONG) WRIGHT.  She died 13 December 1839 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[32].  She is interred at Center Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[33]  They had eight children.
  4. Ezra CONNABLE was born 12 November 1779 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[34] He died 31 March 1840 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[35]  He is interred at Center Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[36].  He married three times, first to Abigail “Nabby” STEVENS 21 October 1808 in Warwick, Franklin, Massachusetts[37].  Abigail was born 11 July 1784 in Warwick, Franklin, Massachusetts[38].  She was the daughter of Wilder and Elisabeth (MAYO) STEPHENS.  She died 22 October 1812 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[39]  She is interred at Old Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[40]  They had two children.  He married second to Mary “Polly” DENISON 16 April 1814 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[41]  Mary was born 30 January 1782 in Leyden, Franklin, Massachusetts.[42]  She was the daughter of David and Mary “Polly” (BABCOCK) DENISON.  She died 7 November 1836 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[43]  She is interred at Center Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[44]  They had five children.  He married third to Sylvia P. PIERCE as her first husband 3 September 1838 in Brattleboro, Windham, Vermont.[45]  She was born in 1780 in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire.  She was the daughter of John and Mary PIERCE.  She died of consumption 27 September 1855 in Ashfield, Franklin, Massachusetts.[46]  She is interred at Center Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[47].
  5. Amelia CONNABLE was born 29 December 1781 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[48] She died 15 August 1831 in Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts[49].  She is interred at Old Cemetery in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[50].  Amelia married Ebenezer Sereno FIELD 7 December 1800 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[51]  Ebenezer was christened 7 May 1775 in Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts.[52]  He was the son of Ebenezer and Eunice (WRIGHT) FIELD.  He died 30 May 1820 in Claremont, Sullivan, New Hampshire. [53] They had two children.
  6. Caroline/Carolina CONNABLE was born 24 June 1784 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[54]. She died 28 May 1867 in Franklin, Franklin, Vermont[55].  She married William FELTON 29 November 1806 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts.[56]  William was born 12 June 1779 in Deerfield, Franklin, Massachusetts[57].  He was the son of William and Eunice (WILLIAMS) FELTON.  He died 24 September 1852 in Franklin, Franklin, Vermont.[58]  They had seven children.
  7. Rebecca CONNABLE was born 22 July 1787 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[59]. She died after eating choke cherries 17 August 1800 in Vernon, Windham, Vermont.[60]  She is interred at North Vernon Cemetery in North Vernon, Windham, Vermont.[61]

 

[1] Images online, Isaac Burrows Snow, national 6643, Kansas 43, descendant of Samuel Connabell; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Ralph Connable, Pictorial Genealogy of the Cunnabell, Connable, Conable Family: vol. 1. 1650-1886, vol. 2 1886-1935, print (East Auroa, New York: The Roycrofters, 1935), 161; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 11 July 2018; Index of the War Veterans 1675-1935; Revolutionary War; Samuel Cunnabell.

[2] Edwards J. Connable and John B. Newcomb, Genealogical Memoir of the Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, print (Jackson, Mich: Daily Citizen Book Printing House, 1886), 52-53; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; Samuel Cunnabell #14.  Dr. Elvira Stevens Barney, The Stevens Genealogy: embracing branches of the family descended from Puritan Ancestry, New England Families no Traceable to Puritan Ancestry and Miscellaneious Branches Wherever Found; Extended Account of the Line of Descent from 1650 to the Present Time of the Author, print (Salt Lake City, Utah: Skelton Publishing Co., 1907), 206-207; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 13 July 2018; Samuel Cunnabell and Family.  Fremont Rider, Preliminary Materials for a genealogy of the Rider (Ryder) Families in the United States, print (Middleton, Conn.: The Godfrey Memorial Library, 1959), Connabell Family; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 13 July 2018; Samuel Connabell.  Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 355; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 13 July 2018; Samuel Connable; #2.

[3] Newcomb, Genealogical Memoir of the Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52-53.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  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.  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.  Flora Myers Gillentine, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. CXI (111), print (Washington, D. C.: Press of Judd & Deitweiler, 1929), 255; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; descendant of Samuel Connable and Joseph Bates.  Mary M. DeBolt, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. LXXXIII (83), print (Washington, D. C.: Press of Judd & Detweiler, 1925), 72; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; descendant of Samuel Connable and James Huckins.  Rider, Preliminary Materials for a genealogy of the Rider (Ryder) Families in the United States, Connabell Family.  Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 355.  Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 471; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015; Rebecca #v.  Newcomb, Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52.

[4] Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 471.  Newcomb, Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52.  Shattuck, Memorials of the descendants of William Shattuck, 131.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018), Mrs. Rebecca Bridgman; Bernardston Births, Marriages and Deaths, page 61.  Gillentine, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 255.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.  Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 355.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 June 2015), Rebecca Ryther Bridgman; memorial 58374333.  Billion Graves, Billion Graves, online images (www.billionbraves.com : online 13 July 2018), Rebecca Ryther Cunnabell; ID 6289120.

[6] Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 471.  Newcomb, Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52.  Shattuck, Memorials of the descendants of William Shattuck, 131.  Newcomb, Genealogical Memoir of the Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52-53.  Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 355.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  Gillentine, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 255.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.  Elizabeth Bryant Johnston, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. V (5), print (Harrisburg, PA: Harrisburg Publishing Co., 1898), 183; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; descendant of Samuel Cunnable.  Images online, Isaac Burrows Snow, national 6643, Kansas 43, Sons of the American Revolution.  Mary M. DeBolt, Historian General, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. LXXIV (74), print (Washington, D. C.: Press of Judd & Detweiller, Inc., 1924), 369-370; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; descendant of Samue Cunnabell/Connable.  Gertrude B. Darwin, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. XXIX (29), print (Harrisburg, PA: Telegraph Printing Company, 1910), 144; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; desceandant of Samuel Cunnable.  Images online, Frank H. Snow, national 11026, Massachusetts 1601, descendant of Samuel Cunnabell; National Sons of the American Revolution, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Louisville, Kentucky.  Gertrude B. Darwin, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. XXIX (29), print (Harrisburg, PA: Telegraph Printing Company, 1910), 358; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 10 July 2018; Mrs. Mabel D. Shores; descendant of Samuel Cunnabell.

[7] Rider, Preliminary Materials for a genealogy of the Rider (Ryder) Families in the United States, Connabell Family.  Newcomb, Genealogical Memoir of the Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 45, 52-53.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  Newcomb, Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52.  DeBolt, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 369-370.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.  Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 355.

[8] Newcomb, Genealogical Memoir of the Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52-53.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 11 July 2018), Mr. Samuel Connable; Bernardston Births, Marriages and Death, page 55.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  Newcomb, Genealogical Memoir of the Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 45, 52-53.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  Newcomb, Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52.  DeBolt, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 369-370.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.  Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 355.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 July 2018), Samuel Connable, Jr.; memorial 58272729.

[10] Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 471.  Newcomb, Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52.  Shattuck, Memorials of the descendants of William Shattuck, 131.  Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts, 355.  Newcomb, Genealogical Memoir of the Cunnabell, Conable or Connable Family, 52-53.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 14 July 2018), Honorable John Bridgeman and Rebecah Connable; Bernardston Town Meeting Minutes, with Births, Marriages, and Deaths; page 355.

[11] Bridgman, Genealogy of the Bridgman Family, 24.

[12] New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 14 July 2018), John Bridgman; 26 February 1805.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 14 July 2018), John Bridgman; memorial 12625420.

[14] Flora Myers Gillentine, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. CXI (111), print (Washington, D. C.: Press of Judd & Deitweiler, 1929), 255; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; descendant of Samuel Connable and Joseph Bates.  Mary M. DeBolt, Historian General, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: vol. LXXXIII (83), print (Washington, D. C.: Press of Judd & Detweiler, 1925), 72; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 9 July 2018; descendant of Samuel Connable and James Huckins.  Dr. Elvira Stevens Barney, The Stevens Genealogy: embracing branches of the family descended from Puritan Ancestry, New England Families no Traceable to Puritan Ancestry and Miscellaneious Branches Wherever Found; Extended Account of the Line of Descent from 1650 to the Present Time of the Author, print (Salt Lake City, Utah: Skelton Publishing Co., 1907), 206-207; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 13 July 2018; Samuel Cunnabell and Family.  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 15 July 2018), Anna Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.  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 15 July 2018), Anna Connable; FHL microfilm 0893957, 0772617, 893958.

[15] Gillentine, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 255.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 July 2018), Anna Connable Wright; memorial 20509668.

[17] Gillentine, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 255.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 15 July 2018), Anna Cunnabel and Nehemiah Wright; 15 May 1794.

[18] Gillentine, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 255.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.  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 16 July 2018), Nehemiah Wright; FHL microfilm 772617.

[19] New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 16 July 2018), Nehemiah Wright; 15 September 1840.  Gillentine, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 255.  DeBolt, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 72.  Dr. Elvira Stevens Barney, The Stevens Genealogy: embracing branches of the family descended from Puritan Ancestry, New England Families no Traceable to Puritan Ancestry and Miscellaneious Branches Wherever Found; Extended Account of the Line of Descent from 1650 to the Present Time of the Author, print (Salt Lake City, Utah: Skelton Publishing Co., 1907), 209-210; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 13 July 2018; Eunice Cunnabell and Joseph Stevens and family.

[20] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 16 July 2018), Eunice Cunnable; Bernardston Town Meeting Minutes with Births, Marriages and Deaths, page 366.

[21] Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 209-210.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 16 July 2018), Eunice Stevens; 1 December 1797.

[22] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 July 2018), Euince Stevens; memorial 151670429.

[23] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 16 July 2018), Doctor Simon Stevens and Eunice Cunnable; Bernardston Town Meeting Minutes with Births, Marriages, and Deaths, pag e353.  “U.S., Newspaper Extractions from t he Northeast, 1704-1930,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 16 July 2018), Eunice Cunnabell and Simeon Stevens; Massachusetts, Columbian Centinel, page 912; extracted from American Antiquarian Society, Newspapers and Periodicals (Worcester, Massachusetts: American Antiquarian Societyn.d.).  Edwin Henry Stevens, The Stevens Family: descendants of the borther Thomas and Cyprian Stevens; emigrated from London about 116; and of Richard Stevens of Concord, print (Windsor, Vermont: self, 1941), 86; images online, Dr. Dallan Quass, Genealogy Gophers (www.gengophers.com : online 13 July 2018; Abigail Stevens #61.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 209-210.

[24] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 16 July 2018), Simon Stevens; Petersham Vital Records, page 49

[25] New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 16 July 2018), Simon Stevens; 15 August 1824.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 July 2018), Dr. Simon Stevens; memorial 89041528.

[27] DeBolt, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 369-370.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  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 19 July 2018), Jonathan Connable; FHL microfilm 772617, 893958.  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 19 July 2018), Jonthan Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[28] DeBolt, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 369-370.  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 19 July 2018), Capt. Jonathan Connable; FHL mcirofilm 772617.

[29] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 July 2018), Capt. Jonathan Connable; memorial 136263284.

[30] Images online, Isaac Burrows Snow, national 6643, Kansas 43, Sons of the American Revolution.  DeBolt, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 369-370.  Johnston, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 183.  Images online, Frank H. Snow, national 11026, Massachusetts 1601, Sons of the American Revolution.  Darwin, Lineage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 358.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.   Town clerks and local churchs, “Massachustts Town Records, ca. 1638-1961,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 19 July 2018), Jonathan Conable and Asentath Wright; FHL microfilm 186147.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 19 July 2018), Jonathon Conable and Asenath Wright; FHL microfilm 0186147, 0186149.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 19 July 2018), Jonathan Conable and Asenath Wright; FHL microfilm 1871945.

[31] DeBolt, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 369-370.

[32] DeBolt, LIneage Book National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, 369-370.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 19 July 2018), Mrs Asenath C[unnable]; 13 December 1839.  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 19 July 2018), Asenath C. Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[33] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 July 2018), Asenath Wright Connable; memorial 136263385.

[34] Stevens, The Stevens Family, 86.  Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  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 20 July 2018), Ezra Cannabel; FHL microfilm 893958, 772617.  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 20 July 2018), Ezra Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[35] 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 20 July 2018), Ezira Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[36] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 July 2018), Ezra Connable; memorial 127295169.

[37] Town clerks and local churchs, “Massachustts Town Records, ca. 1638-1961,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 July 2018), Ezra Connable and Nabby Stevens; FHL microfilm 1888692.  Town clerks and local churchs, “Massachustts Town Records, ca. 1638-1961,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 July 2018), Ezra Connable and Nabby Stevens; FHL microfilm 1888692.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 July 2018), Ezra Connable and Abigail Stevens; FHL microfilm 0893957,0772617,893958.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Abigail Stephens and Ezra Connable; 22 October 1808.

[38] Stevens, The Stevens Family, 86.

[39] Stevens, The Stevens Family, 86.  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 21 July 2018), Abigail Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[40] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 July 2018), Abigail “Nabby” Stevens Connable; memorial 31712802.

[41] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 July 2018), Ezra Connable and Mary Dennison; FHL microfilm 0893957,0772617,893958.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 20 July 2018), Ezra Connable and Mary Denison; FHL microfim 0886466, 0859993.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 20 July 2018), Eyra Connable and Mary Denison; Bernardston Births, Marriages and Death; page 134.

[42] 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 20 July 2018), Polly Denison; FHL microfilm 859993, 886466.

[43] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Mary Conable; 7 November 1836.

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 July 2018), Mary Denison Connable; memorial 127295170.

[45] Vermont, United States State Capitol Building, Montpelier, “Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008,” records online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 20 July 2018), Ezra Counable and Sylvia Willard; FHL microfilm 27519, 27732.

[46] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Sylvia P. Chase; 1855.  New England Historic and Genealogical Society, “Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915,” online database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Sylvia P. Chase; 28 sep 1855.

[47] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 July 2018), Sylvia P. Chase; memorial 74939706.

[48] Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Amelia Connable; 24 December 1781; History of Gill Genealogies.  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 21 July 2018), Amela Connable; FHL microfilm 0893957,0772617,893958.  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 22 July 2018), Amela Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[49] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Amelia Connable; 24 December 1781; History of Gill Genealogies.

[50] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 July 2018), Amelia Connable Field; memorial 58409073.

[51] Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 22 July 2018), Ebenezer Sereno Field and Amela Connable; FHL microfilm 0893957,0772617,983958.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Amelia Connable; 24 December 1781; History of Gill Genealogies.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 22 July 2018), Ebenezer Sereno Field and Amelia Conable; FHL microfilm 0823731 IT 3.  Dodd Jordan, Liahona Reseach, “Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 22 July 2018), Amelia Conable and Ebenezer Sereno Field; 7 December 1800.  Ancestry.com, “Massachusetts, Town Marriage Records, 1620-1850,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 22 July 2018), Amelia Conable Eben[ezer] Sereno Field; 7 December 1800.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 July 2018), Eben[ezer] Sereno Field and Amelia Conable; Gill Marriages, page 51, 54.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 July 2018), Ebenezer Sereno Field and Amela Connable; 6 December 1800; Bernardston, Town Meeting Minutes, with births, marriages, and deaths page 346.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 22 July 2018), Eben Sereno Field and Amelia Conable; Gill births, marriages and death, page 374.

[52] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Amelia Connable; 24 December 1781; History of Gill Genealogies.

[53] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 July 2018), Amelia Connable; 24 December 1781; History of Gill Genealogies.

[54] Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  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 22 July 2018), Carolina Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.  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 22 July 2018), Carolina Connable; FHL microfilm 0893957,0772617,893958.  Cyrus Felton, A Genealogical HIstory of the Felton Family: descendants of Lieutenant Nathaniel Fleton, who came to Salem, Mass., in 1633 with few supplements and appendieces, of the names of some of the ancestors of the families that have intermarried with an index alphabetically arranged of the Felton Families, also an index of other names than Felton, print (Marlborough: Pratt Brothers, Printers and Publishers, 1886), 45, 81-82; images online, Ancestry, Ancestry (www.ancestry.com : online 22 July 2018; William Felton (381) and family.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 23 July 2018), Carolina Connable; 24 June 1784.

[55] Felton, A Genealogical HIstory of the Felton Family, 45, 81-82.

[56] Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  Felton, A Genealogical HIstory of the Felton Family, 45, 81-82.  Massachusetts Genealogical Society of Utah custodian, publisher, “Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910,” online database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 22 July 2018), William Felton and Carolina Connable; FHL microfilm 0893957,0772617,893958.

[57] Felton, A Genealogical HIstory of the Felton Family, 45, 81-82.

[58] Felton, A Genealogical HIstory of the Felton Family, 45, 81-82.

[59]   Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 23 July 2018), Rebeca Connable; FHL microfilm 0893957,0772617,893958.  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 23 July 2018), Rebeca Connable; FHL microfilm 772617.

[60] Barney, The Stevens Genealogy, 206-207.  Vermont, United States State Capitol Building, Montpelier, “Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008,” records online, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 23 July 2018), Rebecca Cunnable; FHL microfilm 27522.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908,” database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 23 July 2018), Rebecca Cunnable; 17 August 1800.

[61] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 20 July 2018), Rebecca Cunnable; memorial 12625409.

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BIRTHS 17 July 1700-1800

  • Deborah CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1724[1]; she was the daughter of James and Mary (MINOR) CHIPMAN.
  • Mary CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1738 in Halifax, Plymouth, Massachusetts[2]; she was the daughter of Jacob and Bethiah (THOMAS) CHIPMAN; wife of Jonathan PORTER.
  • Margaret CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1743[3]; she was the daughter of Handley and Jane (ALLEN) CHIPMAN; wife of Richard BACON.
  • Deborah HASKINS was born 17 July 1759[4]; she was the daughter of John and Hannah (UPHAM) HASKINS; she died before 5 November 1765.
  • Stephen CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1767 in Wellfleet, Barnstable, Massachusetts[5]; he was the son of Perez and Tabitha (SNOW) CHIPMAN; husband of Betsey MAYO.
  • John CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1769 in Wellfleet, Barnstable, Massachusetts[6]; he was the son of Deacon William and Martha (TREAT) CHIPMAN; husband of Elizabeth ATWOOD and Sarah GROSS.
  • Pelatiah WESCOTT was born 17 July 1769 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[7]; he was the son of Samuel and Olive (PERKINS) WESCOTT; husband of Hannah WIGHT.
  • Sarah APPLETON was born 14 July 1782 in Buxton, York, Maine[8]; she was the daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) APPLETON; she died August 1803.
  • David Ross HOPKINS was born 17 July 1785 in Jefferson, Lincoln, Maine[9]; he was the son of Solomon and Esther (PLUMMER) HOPKINS or James and Jane HOPKINS; husband of Olive MOORE.
  • [baby boy] CHIPMAN was born 17 July 1800 in Wellfleet, Barnstable, Massachusetts[10]; he was the son of Samuel Mayo and Rebecca (ATWOOD) CHIPMAN; he died 24 July 1800.

[1] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 23 [Deborah Chipman #89].

[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 10 February 2016), Mary Chipman; FHL microfilm 0874033 IT 3.  Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 21 [Mary Chipman #77].

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 25 [Margaret Chipman #112].

[4] F. K. Upham, Upham Genealogy: the descendants of John Upham, of Massachusetts, who came from England in 1633, and lived in Weymouth and Malden, embracing over five hundred heads of families, extending into the tenth generation, print (Albany, N.Y.: Joel munsell’s Sons, Publishers, 1892), 90; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 14 August 2017; Ruth Haskins; 26.II.J.

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 42, 90 [Stephen Chipman #307].

[6] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 41, 86 [John Chipman #294].

[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 14 July 2018), Pelaliah Wescot; FHL microfilm 11752.

[8] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 14 July 2018), Sarah Appleton; FHL microfilm 10594.

[9] Harold Lewis Bond, “Early Vital Recrods of Jefferson, ME.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 73 (1919), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 21 August 2013), family of Solomon Hopkins and Esther Plumer.  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 August 2013), David Plumer Hopkins, 17 July 1785.

[10] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 87 [A son Chipman #767].

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Births 20 December 1700-1800

  • Mercy LOWELL born 20 December 1718 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Joseph and Mary (HARDY) LOWELL; wife of Francis BROWN.
  • Elisabeth LOWELL born 20 December 1724 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Job and Elizabeth Winchester (CARD) LOWELL; died in 1760.
  • Mary CHIPMAN born 20 November 1724[3]; daughter of John and Hannah (FESSENDEN) CHIPMAN; wife of Deacon Barnabas CHIPMAN.
  • Hannah CHIPMAN born 20 December 1742[4]; daughter of Reverend John and Rebecca (HALE) CHIPMAN; wife of Miles WARD.
  • Joseph LOWELL born 20 December 1748 in Nottingham, Rockingham, New Hampshire[5]; son of Joseph and Martha (BRADBURY) LOWELL.
  • Tryphena HASELTINE born 20 December 1758 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts[6]; daughter of John and Ruth (LADD) HAZELTINE; wife of James MCALLISTER.
  • Martha CHIPMAN born 20 December 1778[7]; daughter of Deacon William and Betsy (MAYO) CHIPMAN; wife of Moses HINCKLEY.
  • James BANKS born 20 December 1782 in Wilmot, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[8]; son of Joshua and Dorothea (CRAFT) BANKS; husband of Sarah “Sally” RICE.
  • Benjamin CATES born 20 December 1785 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[9]; son of Andrew and Comfort (THOMAS) CATES.
  • Prudence “Prudy” GRAY born 20 December 1788 in Sedgwick, Hancock, Maine[10]; daughter of Samuel and Mercy (WATSON) GRAY; wife of Captain Malachi ORCUTT.
  • Abigail Ross JORDAN born 20 December 1796 in Mariaville, Hancock, Maine[11]; daughter of John and Dorcas (LORD) JORDAN; wife of Joseph Wescott TINKER.
  • Ann Frazier KING born 20 December 1800 in Maine[12]; daughter of Honorable Cyrus and Hannah (STORER) KING; wife of Edmund Theodore BRIDGE.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 26, Marcy Lowell; #67.IV; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 11 October 2015.  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 31 March 2015), Mercy Lowell; FHL microfilm 823653.

[2] 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), Elisabeth Banks; FHL microfilm 12836.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 23 [Mary Chipman #90].

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 20 [Hannah Chipman #65].

[5] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 51-52, Joseph Lowell Jr.; #133.II; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 20 December 2015.

[6] 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), Tryphena Haseltine; FHL microfilm 14767.

[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 41 [Martha Chipman #297].

[8] W.A. Calnek, History of the County of Annapolis: including old Port Royal and Acadia, with memoirs of its representatives in the Provincial Parliament, and biographical and genealogical sketches of its early settlers and their families, first (Toronto: William Briggs, 1897), 473; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 October 2015; James Banks; #3.iv.  Wm. E. Chute, A Genealogy and History of the Chute Family in America: with some account of the family in Great Britain and Ireland with an account of forty allied families gathered from the most authentic sources (Salem, Mass: self published, 1894), xiv; images online, Internet Library, Archive.org (us.archive.org : online 9 October 2015; James Banks #10.

[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), Benjamin Cates; FHL microfilm 1033703, 10930.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000009762, 001002391, Benjamin Cates, 20 December 1785; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 23 June 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 25 February 2015), Prudy Gray; FHL microfilm 27756.

[11] Frederick James Libbie, A Tinker Family: The Ancestors of Joseph Wescot Tinker, Ellsworth, ME., 1791-1868 (Boston: privately printed, 1900), 25; online images, Internet Archive, Archive (archive.org : online 27 September 2013.

[12] 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 December 2017), Ann Frazier King; FHL microfilm 12243.

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Priscilla Smith JELLISON

Priscilla is my first cousin four times removed.  We are related through her grandparents Joseph H. and Abigail “Nabby” (JORDAN) JELLISON, my fourth great grandparents.  She is also my sixth cousin seven times removed through her fifth great grandparents, John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth and twelfth great grandparents.  Priscilla was enumerated with her parents in the 1850 census taken in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[1]  Priscilla and Luther were enumerated in the 1860, 1870 and 1880 censuses in Surry, Hancock, ME.[2]

Priscilla Smith JELLISON was born 9 March 1835 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Deacon Reuben and Eliza T. (SMITH) JELLISON.  She died 21 February 1884 in Surry, Hancock, ME.  Priscilla married Luther LORD 3 August 1856 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.  Luther was born 3 September 1817 in Surry, Hancock, ME.  He is the son of Isaac and Abagail Tarbox (MOORE) LORD.  Luther died 3 December 1883 in Surry, Hancock, ME.

Priscilla and Luther had the following children:

  1. Edgar Irving born 26 October 1857 in East Surry, Hancock, ME.[3] Edgar married Carrie L. CARPENTER in 1882 in Trenton, Hancock, ME.
  2. Reuben Jellison born 5 July 1859 in East Surry, Hancock, ME.[4] He died 29 May 1928 in Eugene, Lane, OR.  He is interred at West Lawn Memorial Park in Eugene, Lane, OR.[5]  Reuben married Julia Marilla MAYO 14 October 1882 in Mount Desert, Hancock, ME.  Julia was born in June 1862 in Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Thomas and Lydia (SMITH) MAYO.  Julia died 12 November 1940 in Florence, Lane, OR.
  3. Isaac Hamilton born 28 September 1861 in East Surry, Hancock, ME.[6] He died 15 June 1888 in Surry, Hancock, ME.
  4. Abbie Eliza born 19 February 1864 in East Surry, Hancock, ME.[7] Abbie died in 1930 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.  She married Stephen H. LELAND 25 November 1903 in Lamoine, Hancock, ME.[8]  Stephen was born in 1853.  He was the son of Daniel and Jane C. (HODGSON) LELAND.  Stephen died in 1942.  He is interred at East Lamoine Cemetery in East Lamoine, Hancock, ME.[9]
  5. Martin Luther born 28 March 1866 in East Surry, Hancock, ME.[10] He died 5 August 1914.  He married Rebecca M. CRABTREE in Jun 1888.
  6. Clara Estelle born 13 January 1868 in East Surry, Hancock, ME.[11] She died in 1928 in Southwest Harbor, Hancock, ME.
  7. Maurice Selden born 25 September 1870 in East Surry, Hancock, ME.[12] He died 27 November 1935.  Maurice is interred at Rest-Haven Memorial Park in Eugene, Lane, OR.[13]  He married Mary J. FRASER 4 June 1903 in Columbus, Yellowstone, MT.[14]  Mary was born 3 September 1866.  Mary is the daughter of Charles and Mary (LYLE) FRASER.  She died 1 March 1952.  She is interred at Rest-Haven Memorial Park, Eugene, Lane, OR.[15]

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Mariaville, 420 (stamped),, dwelling 418, family 419, Reuben Jellison; NARA microfilm publication M432, 255.

[2] 1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Surry, page 29, Dwelling, Luther Lord; FHL microfilm 803438; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.  Luther Lord; FHL microfilm 552044, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Surry, page 23, 690 (stamped), dwelling 182, family 208; microfilm M593, 545.  1880 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Surry, Enumeration District (ED) 145, page 24D, Dwelling 218, family 256, Luther Lord; FHL microfilm 1254480; NARA microfilm publication T9, 480.

[3] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Edgar Irving Lord; FHL microfilm 12247.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Reuben Jellison Lord; FHL microfilm 12247.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 March 2015), Reuben J. Lord; memorial 71701358.

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Isaac Hamilton Lord; FHL microfilm 12247.

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Abbie Eliza Lord; FHL microfilm 12247.

[8] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Stephen H. Leland and Abbie E. Lord; FHL microfilm 11543.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 March 2015), Stephen H. Leland; memorial 65879313.

[10] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Martin Luthor Lord; FHL microfilm 12247.

[11] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Clara Estelle Lord; FHL microfilm 12247.

[12] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015), Maurice Selden Lord; FHL microfilm 12247.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 March 2015), Maurice S. Lord; memorial 69483763.

[14] Montana, Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950, FHL microfilm 1943754, Maurice S. Lord and Mary J. Fraser, 4 June 1903; digital images, Family History Library, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 March 2015); microfilm 1940305.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 28 March 2015), Mary J. Lord; memorial 69483740.

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