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BIRTHS 18 October 1700-1800

 

  • John WOODBURY was born 18 October 1765 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine[1]; daughter of John B. and Joanna (MITCHELL) WOODBURY; husband of Elizabeth WALLACE.
  • William WESCOTT was born 18 October 1787 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[2]; son of William and Margaret (HANEY) WESCOTT; husband of Hannah Atkins WARDWELL.
  • Samuel CHIPMAN was born 18 October 1790 in Cornwallis, Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada[3]; son of William Allen and Ann (OSBORN) CHIPMAN; husband of Elizabeth Smith GESSNER and Jessie HARDY.
  • Mary NORRIS was born 18 October 1798 in Epping, Rockingham, New Hampshire[4]; daughter of Lowell and Sally (ROBINSON) NORRIS; died 6 April 1888.

[1] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 1205262, John Woodbury Jr., 18 October 1765; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 31 December 2014); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[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 1 October 2018), William Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.

[3] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 45 [Samuel Chipman #338].

[4] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 40, Mary Norris; #96.I.1.(2); digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 15 October 2015.

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BIRTHS 16 October 1700-1800

 

  • Phineas RIDER was born 16 October 1724 in Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts[1]; son of Daniel and Elizabeth (ADAMS) RYDER.
  • Rebecca CHIPMAN was born 16 October 1752[2]; daughter of John and Elizabeth (BROWN) CHIPMAN; wife of Captain William BLACKER.
  • John STOVER was born 16 October 1762 in York, York, Maine[3]; son of John and Patience (YOUNG) STOVER.
  • Hannah WESCOTT was born 16 October 1766 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[4]; daughter of Samuel and Olive (PERKINS) WESCOTT; wife of Josiah WARDWELL.
  • John LEIGHTON was born 16 October 1768 in Kittery, York, Maine[5]; son of Samuel and Abigail (FROST) LEIGHTON; died 14 January 1854.
  • Sarah Andrews SCAMMON was born 16 October 1768 in Saco, York, Maine[6]; daughter of Colonel James and Hannah (PAGE) SCAMMON; wife of Foxwell CUTTS.
  • Deborah PERKINS was born 16 October 1787 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[7]; daughter of Nathaniel and Elizabeth (WESCOTT) PERKINS; wife of Stephen PERKINS.
  • Sarah “Sally” JORDAN was born 16 October 1793 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[8]; daughter of Nathaniel and Dorothy (JORDAN) JORDAN; wife of Jonathan MCKENNEY.
  • Reverend David SEARLE was born 16 October 1798 in Cavendish, Windsor, Vermont[9]; son of David and Judith (CRAGIN) SEARLE; husband of Emily MCCALL.

 

[1][1] Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 30 September 2018), Phineas Rider; FHL microfilm 164693.

[2] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 32 [Rebecca Chipman #196].

[3] Lester MacKenzkie Bragdon, “Vital Records of York, Maine,” New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 109, 110, 111, 112, 114, 115 (1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961), online archives, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 9 September 2014), John Stover born Octr 16 1762 //.

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 30 September 2018), Hannah Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.

[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 30 September 2018), John Leighton; FHL microfilm 11322.

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 82 [Foxwell Cutts #1010], 84 [Sarah Andrews Scammon #1020].  “The Scammon Family of Maine,” Putnam’s Monthly Historical Magazine, 1 (1893), online archives, google (books.google.com : online 22 June 2015), Foxwell Cutts; page 122.

[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 28 September 2013), Deborah Perkins, 16 Oct 1787, Penobscot, Maine.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 128, 217 [Sally Jordan #1078].

[9] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 16, Rev. David Searle; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 29 September 2015.

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BIRTHS 28 July 1700-1800

 

  • Marie-Anne GAGNÉ born 28 August 1724 in Baie-Saint-Paul, Quebec, Canada[1]; she is the daughter of François-Xavier and Marie-Geneviève (FILION) GAGNÉ; wife of Joseph AMIOT-VILLENEUVE.
  • Mary BARNARD was born 28 August 1767 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[2]; she is the daughter of Captain John and Mary (LOWELL) BARNARD; wife of Thomas BLAKE.
  • Mary CUSHMAN was born 28 August 1789 in Paris, Oxford, Maine[3]; she is the daughter of Caleb and Hepsibah (BOLSTER) CUSHMAN; wife of Simeon CUMMINGS.
  • Sarah “Sally” JORDAN born 28 August 1789 in Ellsworth, Hancock, Maine[4]; she is the daughter of Colonel Melatiah and Elizabeth (JELLISON) JORDAN; wife of Andrew PETERS.
  • William STINCHFIELD was born 28 August 1791 in Pejepscot Claim, Androscoggin, Maine[5]; he is the son of John and Sarah (LAKE) STINCHFIELD; husband of Eunice MARSTON.
  • Sarah GRINDLE was born 28 August 1789 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[6]; she is the daughter of Daniel and Sarah (GRAY) GRINDLE; wife of Captain Robert Presley WESCOTT, Sr.

[1] Father Cyprien Tanguay, Dictionnaire généalogique des famiies canadiennes depuis la foundation de la colonie jusqu’à nos jours (Québec, Canada: Eusèbe Senécal, 1871), 124.

[2] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 37, Mary Barnard; #94.VII.1; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[3] Henry Wyles Cushman, A Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans: the descendants of Robert Cushman, the Puritan, from the year 1617 to 1855 (Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1855), 273; images online, Google, Google Books (books.google.com : online 28 July 2018; Mary 660.IV.

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 75, 188 [Sally Jordan #874].

[5] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHLmicrofilm 000009864, William Stinchfield, 28 August 1791; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 28 July 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[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 28 July 2018), Sarah Grindle; FHL microfilm 11752.

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BIRTHS 6 August 1700-1800

 

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

[1] Franklin Ladd Bailey, The Genealogy of Thomas Ruggles of Roxbury, 1637, to Thomas Ruggles, of Pomfred, Conn, and Rutland, Vt.: the genealogy of Alitheah Smith, of Hampton, Conn., the wife of Thomas Ruggles, and the genealogy of the descendants – in part – of Samuel Ladd of Haverhill, Mass., print (1896), 41; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 10 August 2017; Daniel Ladd and family.  Genealogical Society of Utah, collected data, “Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; FHL microfilm 14767.  Edmund West, comp., “Family Data Collection-Births,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lead Ladd; 1702.  “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 25 October 2017), Mary Lad; Haverhill, Vital Record Transcripts; Haverhill Births p. 202.

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

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

[4] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 August 2018), Sarah SMITH; FHL microfilm 12052.

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

[6] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 August 2018), Betsey Foster; FHL microfilm 11562.

[7] Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 17 March 2015), Betsy Westcot; FHL microfilm 11752.

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

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

[10] History of Litchfield and an Account of it’s Centennial Celebration (Augusta: Kennebec Journal Print, 1897), 152; image online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 28 August 2013; Calvin Hall.  Genealogical Society of Utah, custodian, “Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900,” online database, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 8 December 2017), Francis Hall; FHL mcirofilm 11329.  Unknown, Gatchell/Getchell Descendants, print (self, n.d.), 94; images online, Newhouse Getchell, Newhouse Getchell (www.newhousegetchell.net : online 10 December 2017; Martha Gatchell [#251].

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

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BIRTHS 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 9 April 1700-1800

  • Samuel ANDREWS born 9 April 1725 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[1]; son of John and Hannah (KIMBALL) ANDREWS.
  • Abigail ANDREWS born 9 April 1742[2]; daughter of Thomas and Ruth (BIXBY) ANDREWS; wife of Nathaniel TYLER.
  • Dominicus MITCHELL born 9 April 1744 in Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine[3]; son of Robert Tyner and Miriam (JORDAN) MITCHELL; husband of Anna SMALL.
  • Christiana SIMONTON born 9 April 1747 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[4]; daughter of Andrew and Elizabeth (COBB) SIMONTON; wife of Solomon I. JORDAN; fifth great grandmother
  • John CHIPMAN born 9 April 1757[5]; son of Ebenezer and Mehetabel (WILCOX) CHIPMAN; died 9 August 1777.
  • Joseph WEARE born 9 April 1764 in Granville, Annapolis Royal, Annapolis, Nova Scotia[6]; son of Elias and Ruth (BANKS) WEARE; husband of Elizabeth CHUTE.
  • Elizabeth BARTLETT born 9 April 1765 in Newton, Middlesex, Massachusetts[7]; daughter of Samuel and Elizabeth (APPLETON) BARTLETT; died 28 January 1790.
  • Olive WESCOTT born 9 April 1773 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[8]; daughter of Samuel and Olive (PERKINS) WESCOTT; wife of John WIGHT.
  • Ephraim HUNT born 9 April 1781 in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine[9]; son of Ephraim and Abigail (CATES) HUNT; died 8 November 1782.
  • Reeve CHIPMAN born 9 April 1791 in Vermont[10]; son of Lemuel and Assenath (FITCH) CHIPMAN.
  • Baby girl DYER born 9 April 1793 in Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Maine[11]; daughter of Mark and Martha (DYER) DYER; stillborn.
  • Sally BLAKE born 9 April 1795 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts[12]; Thomas and Mary (BARNARD) BLAKE; wife of Charles WHITE.
  • Rebecca MORSE born 9 April 1799[13]; daughter of Captain Abner and Nancy (CHIPMAN) MORSE; wife of Andrew MARSHALL and William BISHOP.
  • Nathaniel STEVENS 9 April 1799 in Norway, Oxford, Maine[14]; son of Nathaniel and Rebecca (COBB) STEVENS.

[1] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 6 September 2015), Samuel Andrews; V. 3, p. 115.

[2] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 3 September 2015), Abigail Andrews; #50-IX; v. 3, p. 115.

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 26 [Dominicus Mitchell #160].

[4] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 37-38 [Solomon Jordan #81].

[5] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 30 [John Chipman #179].

[6] Canada Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, “Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959 (FHL),” online images, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 12 April 2015), Joseph Wear; FHL microfilm 928972.

[7] 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 March 2018), Elizabeth Bartlet; FHL microfilm 0844900 IT 2.  Town clerk offices Massachusetts, “Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 15 March 2018), Elizabeth Bartlett; FHL microfilm 745868.

[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 15 March 2018), Oilve Wescott; FHL microfilm 11752.

[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), Ephraim Hunt;FHL microfilm 10930.  Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001002611, 000009807, Ephraim Hunt, 9 April 1781; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 23 June 2017); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[10] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 51 [Reeve Chipman #381].

[11] Maine, Maine Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 001205260, Dyer, 9 April 1793; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 20 January 2018); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[12] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 37, Sally Blake; #94.VII.1.(2); digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 13 October 2015.

[13] 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), 552; images online, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 22 October 2015; Abner Morse Jr.; #i.

[14] 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 15 March 2018), Nathaniel Stevens; FHL microfilm 11588.

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BIRTHS 15 March 1700-1800

  • Ruth LOWELL born 15 March 1719[1]; daughter of John and Mary (DAVIS) LOWELL.
  • Jemima UNDERWOOD born 14 March 1742 in Holliston, Middlesex, Massachusetts[2]; daughter of Joseph and Jemima (LELAND) UNDERWOOD.
  • David RYTHER born 15 March 1758 in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts or Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts[3]; son of Lieutenant David and Martha (SHATTUCK) RYTHER; husband of Zurviah SMALLEY and Abigail WRIGHT.
  • Edmund JORDAN Jr. born 15 March 1758 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island[4]; son of Edmund and Lydia (PARKER) JORDAN; husband of Elizabeth GREENE.
  • Stephen PAUL born 15 March 1769 in Kittery, York, Maine or Eliot, York, Maine[5]; son of Stephen and Bathsheba (WEARE) PAUL.
  • Nancy WESCOTT born 15 March 1771 in Penobscot, Hancock, Maine[6]; daughter of Captain William Post and Elizabeth (PERKINS) WESCOTT; died 24 February 1775.
  • Isaac CHIPMAN born 15 March 1787 in Shoreham, Addison, Vermont[7]; son of General Timothy Fuller and Mary Cooley (SMITH) CHIPMAN; husband of Sally Hurd HEMENWAY.
  • Esther ANDREWS born 15 March 1795 in Boxford, Essex, Massachusetts[8]; daughter of Nathan and Eunice (KIMBALL) ANDREWS; died unmarried 29 October 1868.
  • Polly DINGLEY born 15 March 1799 in Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine[9]; daughter of William Jordan and Sally (ATKINS) DINGLEY; wife of Daniel AMES.

[1] Delmar R. Lowell, editor, The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America: from 1639-1899 (1899; reprint, Rutland, Virginia: The Tuttle Company, 1899), 30, Ruth Lowell; #77.V; digital images, Google, Google (google.com/books : online 12 October 2015.

[2] “Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988,” digital images, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 23 February 2018), Jemima Underwood; Holliston Vital Record Transcripts; p. 145.

[3] J. H. Temple and George Sheldon, A History of the Town of Northfield, Massachusetts: for 150 years, with an account of the prior occupation of the territory by the Squakheags and with family genealogies (1875; reprint, Albany, N.Y.: Joel Munsell, n.d.), 531, David Ryther (Rider); database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015.  Lucy Cutler Kellogg, Town of Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts: 1736-1900. With Genealogies (Greenfield, Mass.: Press of E.A. Hall & Co., 1902), 471, 472; database online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015; David #vii, 4.  Lora Altine Woodbury Underhill, Descendants of Edward Small of New England: and the allied families with tracings of English ancestry, revised edition (Boston and New York: Houghton Miffline Company, 1934), 149; images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 21 June 2015; Zerviah Smally #1.  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.

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[7] Bert L. Chipman, The Chipman Family: A Genealogy of the Chipman’s in America, 1631-1920 (N.p.: n.p., 1920), 77 [Isaac Chipman #664].

[8] “Descendants of Robert Andrews of Rowley Village (Boxford),” The Essex Antiquarian, 3 (1899), online archives, AmericanAncestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 12 October 2015), Esther Andrews; #166; vol. 3, page 119.

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