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BIRTHS 12 November 1700-1800

 

  • Deborah FAIRBANKS was born 12 November 1719 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; daughter of Captain Eleazer and Martha (BULLARD) FAIRBANKS; wife of Captain Joseph TWITCHELL.
  • Lydia BRAGDON was born 12 November 1727 in York, York, Maine[2]; daughter of Samuel and Tabitha (BANKS) BRAGDON; wife of Robert GORDON and Charles TRAFTON.
  • James WEARE was born 12 November 1766 in Granville, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[3]; son of Elias and Ruth (BANKS) WEARE; husband of Rachel GRAVES.
  • Moses BANKS was born 12 November 1770 in Granville, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[4]; son of Moses and Jane (SPINNEY) BANKS; husband of Olive MORTON.
  • Ezra CONNABLE was born 12 November 1779 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts[5]; son of Samuel and Rebecca (RYTHER) CONNABLE; husband of Abigail “Nabby” STEVENS, Mary “Polly” DENISON and Sylvia P. PIERCE.
  • Rhoda JORDAN was born 12 November 1783 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[6]; daughter of Noah and Deborah (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Thomas HENDERSON.
  • Judith JORDAN was born 12 November 1785 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[7]; daughter of Noah and Deborah (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Benjamin HOWARD.

 

[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families, genealogical and biographical: most authentic sources, including much valuable material drawn from hitherto unpublished family records with accurate reproduction and description of ancient emblazonry, print (New York: American Historical Society, n.d.), 223; images online, Dr.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), Deborah 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), Deborah Fairbank; FHL microfilm 872789.

[2] 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; Lydia Bragdon.

[3] Canada Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959 (FHL),” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 28 November 2014), James Weare; FHL microfilm 928972.

[4] 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), 472; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 October 2015; Moses Banks; #2.iv.  Canada Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959 (FHL),” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 9 June 2017), Moses Banks; FHL microfilm 928972.

[5] Edwin Henry Stevens, The Stevens Family: descendants of the brother 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.  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 Miscellaneous 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.  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.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 121, 313 [Rhoda Jordan #1571].

[7] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 121 [Judith Jordan #1572].

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Auburn BURIALS: Androscoggin County, Maine PART 1

Evergreen Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Joseph GRAFFEN born 7 April 1851, died 13 February 1935; son of David T. and Mary B. (JACKSON) GRAFFEN; husband of Georgia Etta DANIELS.[1]

Fitz Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Abigail Wentworth JORDAN born 3 February 1793, died 1 November 1826; daughter of John Weiman and Margaret Pepperell (PEABBLES) JORDAN; wife of Charles PEABBLES.[2]
  • Ebenezer JORDAN born 13 May 1764, died 24 March 1854; son of Benjamin Allen and Hannah (WIEMAN) JORDAN; husband of Sarah MCKENNEY.[3]
  • Ebenezer JORDAN born 20 November 1789, died 4 December 1873; son of Ebenezer and Sarah (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Sarah DYER.[4]
  • James Peabbles JORDAN born 31 March 1781, died 13 June 1839; son of Benjamin Allen and Abigail (PEABBLES) JORDAN; husband of Dorcas MCKENNEY.[5]
  • John Weiman JORDAN born 28 April 1768, died 20 or 22 March 1838; son of Benjamin Allen and Hannah (WEIMAN) JORDAN; husband of Margaret Pepperell PEABBLES and Hannah WENTWORTH.[6]
  • Margaret JORDAN born 3 December 1800, died 6 June 1830; daughter of John Weiman and Margaret Pepperell (PEABBLES) JORDAN; wife of James PEABBLES.[7]
  • Mary Cutlevier JORDAN born 1 November 1814, died 34 July 1842; daughter of John Weiman and Margaret Pepperell (PEABBLES) JORDAN; wife of Joseph JORDAN.[8]
  • Sarah “Sally” JORDAN born 16 October 1793, died 16 April 1882; daughter of Nathaniel and Dorothy (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Jonathan MCKENNEY.[9]
  • William JORDAN born 1 April 1794, died 24 April 1835; son of Ebenezer and Sarah (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Dorothy LIBBY.[10]
  • Charles MCKENNEY born 13 February 1820, died 17 July 1854; son of Jonathan and Sarah (JORDAN) MCKENNEY.[11]
  • Jonathan MCKENNEY born 5 July 1787, died 27 October 1837; son of William and Mary (JORDAN) MCKENNEY; husband of Sarah “Sally” JORDAN.[12]
  • Lovina MCKENNEY born 8 January 1836, died 8 July 1854; daughter of Jonathan and Sarah (JORDAN) MCKENNEY.[13]
  • Nathaniel MCKENNEY born 19 October 1817, died 13 September 1848; son of Jonathan and Sarah (JORDAN) MCKENNEY.[14]
  • Sarah Jordan “Sally” MCKENNEY born 25 November 1824, died 24 November 1838; daughter of Jonathan and Sarah (JORDAN) MCKENNEY.[15]
  • John Wentworth Jordan PEABBLES born 31 December 1823, died 27 March 1847; son of Charles and Abigail Wentworth (JORDAN) PEABBLES.[16]

Libby Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Elizabeth M. JORDAN born 10 April 1859, died 26 March 1863; daughter of Joseph and Hannah (LIBBY) JORDAN.[17]
  • Horace JORDAN born 12 June 1857, died 6 November 1857; son of Joseph and Hannah (LIBBY) JORDAN.[18]
  • Joseph JORDAN born 15 September 1808, died 19 September 1893; son of James Peabbles and Dorcas (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Mary Cutlevier JORDAN and Hannah LIBBY.[19]
  • Nancy JORDAN born 22 February 1797, died 6 May 1843; daughter of John Weiman and Margaret Pepperell (PEABBLES) JORDAN; wife of William LIBBY.[20]
  • Hannah LIBBY born 19 June 1821, died 22 October 1861; daughter of William and Nancy (JORDAN) LIBBY; wife of Joseph JORDAN.[21]
  • Margaret LIBBY born 17 April 1824, died 27 November 1829; daughter of William and Nancy (JORDAN) LIBBY.[22]

McKenney-Murray Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Hannah JORDAN born 11 November 1844, died 12 November 1844; daughter of William McKenney and Eunice (LIBBY) JORDAN.[23]
  • Miriam JORDAN born 1753, died 12 June 1841; daughter of Jeremiah and Keziah (HANSCOM) JORDAN; wife of Lieutenant William MCKENNEY.[24]
  • Jonathan MCKENNEY born 7 August 1847, died 29 September 1858; son of William Bennett and Morgianna (MURRAY) MCKENNEY.[25]
  • William Bennett MCKENNEY born 5 August 1815, died 1896; son of Jonathan and Sarah (JORDAN) MCKENNEY; husband of Morgianna MURRAY.[26]
  • Ann MURRAY born 1805, died 29 October 1824; daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth (MITCHELL) MURRAY.[27]
  • Lucy B. MURRAY born 1817, died 29 November 1841; daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth (MITCHELL) MURRAY.[28]

 

Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Eloise ATWOOD born 4 February 1908, died 17 August 1987; daughter of Fred Jordan and Lola E. (JORDAN) ATWOOD; wife of Stephen D. TRAFTON.[29]
  • Christine ATWOOD born 7 March 1902; daughter of Fred Jordan and Lola E. (JORDAN) ATWOOD.[30]
  • Blaine L. BONNEY born 1 May 1884, died 1926; son of Edward W. and Blanche Day (JORDAN) BONNEY.[31]
  • Helen Whitman BONNEY born 11 November 1890, died 1970; daughter of Edward W. and Blanche Day (JORDAN) BONNEY; wife of Benjamin PALMER.[32]
  • Jane Maria BONNEY born 1 June 1886, died 1933; daughter of Edward W. and Blanche Day (JORDAN) BONNEY.[33]
  • Anna Belle “Annie” GARCELON born 25 July 1863, died 10 December 1936; daughter of Charles E. and Melissa (JORDAN) GARCELON.[34]
  • Charles Edward GARCELON Jr. born 17 January 1765, died 14 May 1940; son of Charles E. and Melissa (JORDAN) GARCELON; husband of Mary Jane STEWART.[35]
  • Clifton Jordan GARCELON born 30 July 1866, died 30 July 1918; son of Charles E. and Melissa (JORDAN) GARCELON; husband of Lillian C. CHURCHILL.[36]
  • Doris Gaye GARCELON born 5 June 1901, died 17 July 1978; daughter of Charles Edward and Mary Jane (STEWART) GARCELON; unmarried.[37]
  • Helen M. GARCELON born 5 August 1872, died 15 January 1972; daughter of Charles E. and Melissa (JORDAN) GARCELON; unmarried.[38]
  • Iola M. GARCELON born 15 August 1868, died 7 May 1952; daughter of Charles E. and Melissa (JORDAN) GARCELON; wife of Benjamin L. TUTTLE.[39]
  • Elizabeth S. “Lizzie” GRAFFEN born 25 November 1852, died 18 January 1911; daughter of David T. and Mary B. (JACKSON) GRAFFEN; wife of Alvah W. TALCOTT.[40]
  • Alvah Howard JORDAN born 30 October 1844, died 8 April 1930; son of John Richards and Jane (MAXWELL) JORDAN; husband of Ada L. JONES and Addie V. POTTS.[41]
  • Blanche Day JORDAN born 18 August 1859, died 1959; daughter of John Richards and Jane (MAXWELL) JORDAN; wife of Edward W. BONNEY.[42]
  • Ernest JORDAN born 1 May 1872, died 14 January 1964; son of William F. and Caroline Amelia (CRANSTON) JORDAN; husband of Ada May HAM.[43]
  • George H. JORDAN born 16 October 1853, died 28 May 1912; son of Daniel and Esther (LITTLEFIELD) JORDAN; husband of Ella M. SMITH.[44]
  • Mary Shirley JORDAN born 26 June 1843, died 12 March 1921; daughter of Foster and Rebecca (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; wife of James D. PULSIFER.[45]
  • Melissa JORDAN born 7 December 1836, died 1917; daughter of Thomas and Mary Ann (HINKLEY) JORDAN; wife of Charles E. GARCELON.[46]
  • William Gene JORDAN born 6 July 1881, died 7 October 1968; son of William Richard and Ruth Myra (OLIVER) JORDAN; husband of Flora C. GILES and Florence HEWEY.[47]
  • Evangelyn M. PULISFER born 19 July 1882, died 26 March 1962; daughter of James D. and Mary Shirley (JORDAN) PULIFER.[48]
  • William M. ROLFE born 1 March 1819, died 1914; son of William and Sarah (JORDAN) ROLFE; husband of Annie LAWRENCE and Abbie JENESS.[49]
  • Kathlene H. TUTTLE born 17 April 1892, died 1975; daughter of Benjamin L. and Iola M. (GARCELON) TUTTLE; wife of Galen B. JACQUES.[50]

Mountain View Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin, Maine

  • Edward H. JORDAN born September 1851, died 4 October 1853; son of James Peabbles and Eunice (NEWBEGIN) JORDAN.[51]
  • James P. JORDAN born 19 April 1824, died 5 January 1856; son of James Peabbles and Dorcas (MCKENNEY) JORDAN; husband of Eunice NEWBEGIN.[52]

 

[1] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 6 February 2018), Joseph Graffam; memorial 120258963.

[2] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 235 [Abigail Wentworth Jordan #1144].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 8 January 2015), Abigail Wentworth Jordan Peabbles; memorial 107291323.

[3] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Ebenezer Jordan; memorial 107626597.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 91, 232 [Ebenezer Jordan #1136].

[5] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), James Peabbles Jordan; memorial 107575076.

[6] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 March 2016), John Weiman Jordan; memorial 106534268.

[7] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Margaret Jordan Peabbles; memorial 106533954.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 239 [Joseph Jordan #1164; Mary Cutlevier Jordan #1152; Hannah Libby #3397].

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Sally Jordan McKenney; memorial 19447158.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), William Jordan; memorial 133101886.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Charles McKenney; memorial 19447089.

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Jonathan McKenney; memorial 19447144.

[13] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Lovina McKenney; memorial 19447169.

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Nathaniel McKenney; memorial 19447075.

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 5 March 2018), Sally McKenney; memorial 19447120.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 March 2016), John Wentworth Jordan Peabbles; memorial 107627304.

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 March 2018), Elizabeth M. Jordan; memorial 14091029.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 March 2018), Horace Jordan; memorial 14090998.

[19] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 239 [Joseph Jordan #1164; Mary Cutlevier Jordan #1152; Hannah Libby #3397].

[20] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 March 2018), Nancy Jordan Libby; memorial 14090919.

[21] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 239 [Joseph Jordan #1164; Mary Cutlevier Jordan #1152; Hannah Libby #3397].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 February 2016), Hannah Libby Jordan; memorial 14090942.

[22] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 9 March 2018), Margaret Libby; memorial 14090924.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), Hannah Jordan; memorial 19176553.

[24] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), Mariam McKenney; memorial 14242814.

[25] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), Jonathan McKenney; memorial 19176997.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), William B. McKenney; memorial 19176971.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), Ann Murray; memorial 14091359.

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), Lucy B. Murray; memorial 14091331.

[29] Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 2 February 2016), Eloise Atwood Trafton; FHL microfilm 001787561.

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 1 February 2018), Christine Atwood Park; memorial 117782748.

[31] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 January 2015), Blaine L. Bonney; memorial 72225917.

[32] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 January 2015), Helen Whitman Bonney Palmer; memorial 72225985.

[33] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 January 2015), Jane Maria Bonney Bonney; memorial 72225896.

[34] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 303 [Anna “Annie” B. Garcelon #4432].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 July 2017), Anna B. Garcelon; memorial 110832718.  Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 July 2017), Anna B. Garcelon; FHL microfilm 001769533.

[35] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 303 [Charles E. Garcelon #4433].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 July 2017), Charles E. Garcelon, Jr.; memorial 110832282.

[36] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 303-304 [Clifton J. Garcelon #4434].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 July 2017), Clifton J. Garcelon; memorial 110832069.

[37] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 July 2017), Doris Gaye Garcelon; memorial 162727849.

[38] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 July 2017), Helen M. Garcelon; memorial 110832775.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 304 [Helen M. Garcelon #4436].

[39] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 304, 644 [Iola M. Garcelon #4435].  Maine State Library, “Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 12 July 2017), Iola M. Garcelon Tuttle; FHL microfilm 001787562.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 July 2017), Iola M. Garcelon Tuttle; memorial 110832852.

[40] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 000010198, Lizzie S. Talcott, 18 January 1911; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 11 October 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 6 February 2018), Lizzie S. Talcott; memorial 113306917.

[41] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 695 [Alvah Howard Jordan #4911].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 January 2015), Alvah H. Jordan; memorial 112820869.

[42] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 29 January 2015), Blanche D. Jordan Bonney; memorial 72225925.

[43] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 828 [Ernest Jordan #6956].

[44] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 March 2018), George H. Jordan; memorial 110844973.

[45] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 March 2018), Mary S. Jordan Pulsifer; memorial 111232964.

[46] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 March 2018), Melissa Jordan Garcelon; memorial 110832669.

[47] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 347 [William Gene Jordan #5071].

[48] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 10 March 2018), Evangelyn M. Pulsifer; memorial 111233062.

[49] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 17 January 2016), William M. Rolfe; memorial 115988172.

[50] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 3 March 2018), Kathlene H. tuttle Jacques; memorial 110832521.

[51] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), Edward H. Jordan; memorial 43597019.

[52] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 11 March 2018), James P. Jordan; memorial 43075524.

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Births 8 December 1700-1800

  • Pelatiah PERKINS born 8 December 1754 in Wells, York, Maine[1]; son of John and Elizabeth (PIERCE) PERKINS; husband of Eunice TRAFTON.
  • Elizabeth Cutts LOWELL born 8 December[2]; daughter of Honorable John and Rebecca (RUSSELL) LOWELL; wife of Warren DUTTON.

[1] Thomas Allen Perkins and Harold Clarke Durrell, Jacob Perkisn of Wells, Maine and his descendants: 1583-1936, first (Haverhill, Mass.: Record Publishing Company, 1947), 26; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 11 September 2015; Pelatiah Perkins.

[2] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 64, Elizabeth Cutts Lowell; #167.VIII; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 24 October 2015.

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Pelatiah PERKINS

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

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

Pelatiah and Eunice had the following children:

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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