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BIRTHS 21 September 1700-1800

 

  • Timothy PROUT was born 21 September 1749 in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine[1]; son of Joseph and Hannah (JORDAN) PROUT; died 9 May 1750.
  • Samuel JORDAN was born 21 September 1775 in Raymond, Cumberland, Maine[2]; son of Samuel and Sarah (JACKSON) JORDAN; husband of Rachel HUMPHREY.
  • Sally MORRISON was born 21 September 1798 in Ellsworth, Cumberland, Maine[3]; daughter of Joseph I. and Tamar (HASLAM) MORRISON; wife of Samuel MOORE and Charles JONES.

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 29 [Timothy Prout #200].

[2] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002615, 000009812, Samuel Jordan, 21 September 1775; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 August 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 August 2015), Samuel Jordan; FHL microfilm 9812, 12052.

[3] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9972, Sally Jones, 13 October 1895; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 2 September 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

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Births 7 December 1700-1800

  • Judith Williams born 7 December 1707[1]; daughter of Thomas and Mary (LOWELL) WILLIAMS.
  • Captain Samuel Jordan MORRILL born 7 December 1744 in Biddeford, York, Maine[2]; son of Reverend Moses John and Hannah (JORDAN) MORRILL; husband of Sarah ALLEN.
  • Lydia COBB born 7 December 1748 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[3]; daughter of Stephen and Abigail (CHIPMAN) COBB.
  • Paulina CHIPMAN born 7 December 1763[4]; daughter of Henry and Mary (CARR) CHIPMAN; wife of Michael MORRISON.
  • Harriet SCAMMON born 7 December 1791 in Saco, York, Maine[5]; daughter of Colonel Nathaniel and Sarah (JORDAN) SCAMMON.
  • Robert WARDWELL born 7 December 1796 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[6]; son of Colonel Jeremiah and Elizabeth (BANKS) WARDWELL; husband of Sylvia WARDWELL.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 20, Judith Williams #47. VII. 6; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 9 October 2015.

[2] Edgar Yates, “Early Vital Records of Saco and Biddeford, Me.,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 71 (1917), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestros.org : online 18 March 2014), Samuel Jordan Morrill 7 Dec 1744.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 31 [Captain Samuel Jordan Morrill #222].

[3] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 November 2017), Lydia Cobb; 7 December 1748.

[4] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 34 [Paulina Chipman #217].

[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 28 November 2017), Harriot Scamman; FHL microfilm 12243.

[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 31 May 2017), Robert Wardwell; FHL microfilm 11752.

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George H. JELLISON

George is my third great granduncle, we are related through his parents my third great grandparents.  He was the sixth of twelve children to parents were Joseph H. and Abigail (JORDAN) JELLISON.  George was enumerated with his wife and children in 1850 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[1]  Again, he was enumerated with wife and children in 1870 and 1880 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[2]

George H. JELLISON was born 17 May 1820 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He died from gangrene on 17 April 1897 in Eddington, Penobscot, ME.[3]  He was interred at Brimmer Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[4]  George married Philena LANCASTER 19 November 1848 in Maine.  Philena was born 15 August 1834 in Lamoine, Hancock, ME.  She died 15 January 1887 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  She was interred at Brimmer Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[5]

George and Philena had the following children:

  1. George Millard born 25 October 1850 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME. He died 24 October 1937 in Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME.  He was interred at Pyle Cemetery, Mariaville, Hancock, ME.  He married Ann MORRISON 7 Jun 1873 by Rev. Dr. TENNEY in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[6]  Ann was born November 1853 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME to parents Abraham and Nancy (GOODWIN) MORRISON.  Ann died 1918 in Maine.  She is interred at Pyle Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.
  2. Varanus P. (Ranus) was born 11 July 1853 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME. He died 21 December 1929 in Bangor, Penobscot, ME.  He interred in Otis, Hancock, ME.
  3. Fred Augustus was born 15 August 1855 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME. He died 25 February 1940 at Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Ledgelawn Cemetery, Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME.  Fred married Clara Jane JOHNSON 4 December 1875 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  Clara was born 29 August 1857 in Waltham, Hancock, ME to parents Francis Melvin and Hannah Brown (WILBUR) JOHNSON.  She died 11 December 1935 in Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Ledgelawn Cemetery, Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME.
  4. Eugene H. JELLISON was born in 1861 in Waltham, Hancock, ME. He died 4 January 1952 in Bangor, Penobscot, ME.  He was interred at Pyle Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.  Eugene married twice, first to Florence Fuller OAKS about Feb 1886. Florence was born 13 Aug 1869 in Holden, Penobscot, ME.[7]  She was the daughter of Daniel F. and Ruth Fuller (SMITH) OAKS.  Florence died 14 April 1901 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[8]  Florence is interred at Rowe Cemetery in Holden, Penobscot, ME.[9]   He married second to Linnie B. GARNETT about 1907.  Linnie was born 30 April 1879 in Marion, Washington, ME.  She is the daughter of Samuel D. and Sophronia (SPRAGUE) GARNETT.  Linnie died 15 November 1971 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[10]  She is interred at Pyle Cemetery.
  5. Otha H. was born 1872 in Waltham, Hancock, ME. He died 1940 in Maine.  He is interred in Brimmer Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[11]  Otha married Elsie M. SCOTT 10 December 1903 in Bar Harbor, Hancock, ME.[12]  Elsie was born 1879 in Aberdeen, Scotland.  Elsie is the daughter of Arthur and Mary (NICHOLS) SCOTT.  She died 1971 in Maine.  She is interred at Pyle Cemetery, Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[13]

 

[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Ellsworth, 24 (written), dwelling 173, family 181, Joseph Wescott; NARA microfilm publication M432, 255.

[2] George Jellison, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Waltham, 6, dwelling 41, family 44; microfilm M593, 545.  1880 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Waltham, Enumeration District (ED) 137, 26 (stamped), page 19C, dwelling 175, family 182, George Jellison; NARA microfilm publication T9, 480.

[3] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9970, George Jellison, 17 April 1897; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 February 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 February 2015), George H. Jellison; memorial 98510633.

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 February 2015), Philena Jellison; memorial 98510650.

[6] Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 3 October 2013), George M. Jellison & Miss Annie Morrison, both of Waltham, 7 June 1873.

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, FamilySearch, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 21 February 2015), Florence Fuller Oaks; FHL microfilm 11034.

[8] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9970, Florence F. Jellison, April 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 February 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 February 2015), Florence F. Oakes Jellison; memorial 84736750.

[10] Social Security Administration, “U.S. Social Security Death Index,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 21 February 2015), Linnie G. Jellison, 007-50-2671, 1965–1966.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 February 2015), Otha H. Jellison; memorial 98510576.

[12] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9970, Otha H. Jellison and Elsie M. Scott, between 1 December 1903 and 10 December 1903; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 21 February 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health..

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 February 2015), Elsie S. Jellison; memorial 98510560.

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George Millard Jellison

George Millard JELLISON is my first cousin four times removed, we are related through his grandparents my fourth great grandparents Joseph H. and Abigail (JORDAN) JELLISON.  George is the oldest of five children born to George H. and Philena (LANCASTER) JELLISON.  George was born 25 October 1850 in Mariaville, Maine.  He was enumerated with his parents in the 1870 census as a farmer living in Waltham, Maine.[1]  He married Annie MORRISON 7 June 1873 in Ellsworth, officiated by Reverend Dr. TENNEY.[2]  George and Annie had five children: Albert O., Maud E., Blanche E., and Rupert A. plus one child that was born after 1880 and died before 1900.  In the 1880 census he was enumerated with his family in Waltham.[3]  The 1900 and 1910 censuses they were enumerated in Eden, Maine.[4]  He along with son Albert was enumerated in the 1920 and 1930 censuses in Bar Harbor, Maine.[5]  He died 24 October, 1937 in Bar Harbor, Maine and is buried at Pyles Cemetery [also known as Brimmer Cemetery] in Mariaville, Maine.


[1] George Jellison, 1870 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Waltham, 6, dwelling 41, family 44; microfilm M593, 545.

[2] Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine Mrs. Shirley Rhodes transcribed, “Index of Deaths and Marriages as published in the Ellsworth Herald and Ellsworth American 24 October 1851 through 29 December 1865,” abstracts online, Mrs. Arthur Ward, Jeans’s Maine Genealogy Page (www.mnopltd.com/jean/ : online 3 October 2013), George M. Jellison & Miss Annie Morrison, both of Waltham, 7 June 1873.

[3] 1880, U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Waltham, Enumeration District (ED) 137, page 19, 26 (stamped), dwelling 175, family 182, George Jellison; digital image, ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : 2013); citing National Archives microfilm publication T9, 1,454 films.

[4] Millard G. Jellison, 1900 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Eden, sheet 3B, Enumeration District (ED) 53, dwelling 51, family 57; microfilm T623, 592.  1910 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Eden, Enumeration District (ED) 65, 210 (stamped), sheet 15A, dwelling 301, family 313, George M. Jellison; NARA microfilm publication T624, 540.

[5] George M. Jellison, 1920 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Bar Harbor, sheet 5B, Enumeration District (ED) 2, dwelling 108, family 122; microfilm T625, unk.  Maud E. Bray, 1930 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Bar Harbor, sheet 4B, Enumeration District (ED) 4, dwelling 108, family 109; microfilm T626, 832.

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On this day, September 4…

Family Events

(slow day for the family, no closer relations than seconds cousins today)

 

Births

1844 Hollis Joy Jordan 2nd cousin 4x removed (16662)
1870 Enna Annette Giles 2nd cousin 3x removed (12590)
1900 Lawrence Leslie Dunn 2nd cousin 3x removed (248)

 

 

Deaths

1833 Lucy J. Morrison 2nd cousin 4x removed (16800)

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