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Given Name Jasper

Gender: Masculine

Usage: English, Dutch, Judeo-Christen Legend

Pronounced: Jas-pƏr (English), Yahs-pƏr (Dutch)

Meaning and History:

Means “treasurer” in Persian.  This name was traditionally assigned to one of the wise men (also known as Magi, or three kings) who were said to have visited the newborn Jesus.  It has occasionally been used in the English-speaking world since the Middle Ages.  The name can also be given in reference to the English word for the gemstone.[1]

Related names:

Casper, Kasper (Dutch), Casper, Gaspar (Judeo-Christian Legend)

Diminutive: Cas (Dutch)

Popularity:

In the United States it’s ranked 209, in England and Wales it has risen to 98.

Jasper’s in my family:

  • Jasper JOHNSON; spouse of Sally CLARK
  • Jasper Alexander WILBUR; son of Charles Delaittre and Calista Wilton (SCAMMON) WILBUR

[1] www.behindthename.com

 

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John JORDAN

John is my fourth cousin five times removed.  We are related through Reverend Robert and Sarah (WINTER) JORDAN.  John and family were enumerated in the 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880 U.S. census population schedules taken in Coventry, Kent, RI.  In all the censuses he was listed as a farmer.[1]  He was enumerated with his wife, son William and his wife in the 1865 Rhode Island state census, again listed as a farmer.[2]

John JORDAN was born 6 June 1799 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[3]  He was the son of Edmund and Elizabeth (GREENE) JORDAN.  He died 15 February 1883 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[4]  He is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[5]  John married Mercy WEAVER 9 January 1819.[6]  Mercy was born 20 May 1800 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[7]  She is the daughter of Captain John and Ruth (WILBUR) WEAVER.  She died 11 July 1893 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[8]  She is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[9]

John and Mercy had the following children:

  1. Caroline JORDAN died in 1833. She is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[10]
  2. George W. JORDAN was born 22 January 1820 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[11] He died 21 November 1899 in Coventry, Kent, RI.  George is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[12]  He married Ruth Ann HALL 28 November 1839 in Warwick, Kent, RI.[13]  Ruth Ann was born 2 February 1822 in Warwick, Kent, RI.  She was the daughter of Isaac and Susan C. HALL.  She died 6 May 1905.[14] Ruth is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[15]
  3. Susan R. JORDAN was born 11 October 1821. She died 25 March 1913.  She is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[16]  Susan married two times; first to William TAYLOR 26 November 1840 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[17]  She married second to Charles ANDREWS 17 August 1885.  Charles was born in 1825.  He died 2 January 1890.  He is interred at Edmond Andrews Lot in Coventry, Kent, RI.[18]
  4. Hannah Poole JORDAN was born 23 April 1827 in Coventry, Kent, RI. She died 11 January 1904 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[19]  She married Hiram LINDALL 9 November 1846 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[20]  Hiram was born in 4 August 1826 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[21]  He was the son of Abel and Mary LINDALL.  He died 1918 in Coventry, Kent, RI.  He is interred at Woodland Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[22]
  5. Sarah “Sally” A. JORDAN was born about 1829. She died 25 August 1840.
  6. Mercy A. JORDAN was born about 1831. She died 1921.  She is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[23]  Mercy married Wilbur Tillinghast GREENE 5 July 1852 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[24]  Wilbur was born in 1827.  He was the son of Elisha and Hannah (JONES) GREENE.  He died 15 August 1896.[25]  He is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[26]
  7. Ruth E. JORDAN was born about 1833. She died 23 January 1837.  She is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[27]
  8. Caroline Jordan was born 1836. She died 18 January 1837.
  9. John F. JORDAN was born 29 May 1837 in Coventry, Kent, RI. He died 14 January 1905. He is interred at Glendford Cemetery in North Scituate, Providence, RI.[28]  He married Lydia A.  Lydia was born 7 Jun 1838 in Foster, Providence, RI.[29]  She died 22 January 1894 RI.  He was interred at Glendford Cemetery in North Scituate, Providence, RI.[30]
  10. Mary E. JORDAN died 25 July 1839 at less than 1 year old. She is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[31]
  11. William Henry JORDAN was born 1840 in Greene, Kent, RI. He died 1 August 1925 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[32]  He is interred at Hopkins Hollow Cemetery in Coventry, Kent, RI.[33]  William married twice; first to Sophia.  He married second to Sarah M. EASTERBROOK 20 December 1920 in Coventry, Kent, RI.[34]
  12. Sarah Jane Jordan was born about 1844 in RI.
  13. Caroline Jordan was born in 1844. She died 3 October 1845.

[1] 1840 U.S. census, Kent County, Rhode Island, Coventry, page 73, John Jordan; FHL microfilm 0022260; NARA microfilm publication M704, 504.  1850 U.S. census, Kent County, Rhode Island, population schedule, Coventry, page 256 (stamped), dwelling 149, family 160, John Jordan; NARA microfilm publication M432, 841.  1860 U.S. census, Kent County, Maine, population schedule, Coventry, page 16, dwelling 129, family 149, John Jordan; FHL microfilm 805203; NARA microfilm publication M653, 1203.  1870 U.S. census, Kent County, Rhode Island, population schedule, Coventry, page 91, 167 (stamped), dwelling 658, family 809, John Jordan; FHL microfilm 552970; NARA microfilm publication M593, 1471.  1880 U.S. census, Kent County, Rhode Island, population schedule, Coventry, Enumeration District (ED) 071, page 27C, 131 (stamped), dwelling 249, family 289, John Jordan; FHL microfilm 1255209; NARA microfilm publication T9, 1209.

[2] 1865 Rhode Island State Census, Kent County, Rhode Island; Kent Co., RI, (Coventry); John Jordan; page 47, 119 (stamped); line 11, dwelling 292, family 353, Rhode Island, State Censues, 1865-1935, 1865, Kent, Coventry, Ancestry.com; online images, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.

[3] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 115, 307 [John Jordan #1528].

[4] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 115, 307 [John Jordan #1528].

[5] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 115, 307 [John Jordan #1528].  Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), John Jordan; memorial 63293347.

[6] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 115, 307 [John Jordan #1528].  Yates Publishing, “U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900,” database, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (http://ancestry.com : online 17 June 2015), Mercy Weaver and John Jordan.

[7] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 115, 307 [John Jordan #1528].

[8] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 115, 307 [John Jordan #1528].  FamilySearch, “Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-`950,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 June 2015), Mercy Jordan; FHL microfilm 925616.

[9] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Mercy Weaver Jordan; memorial 30096217.

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Caroline Jordan; memorial 117266377.

[11] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 307, 653 [George W. Jordan #4499].

[12] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), George W. Jordan; memorial 63292887.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 June 2015), George Jordan; page 207457.

[13] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 307, 653 [George W. Jordan #4499].  “Rhode Island, Vital Extracts, 1636-1899,” images online, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : online 16 June 2015), Ruth Ann Hall and George W. Jordan; page 73.  James N. Arnold, “Rhode Island Vital Records, 1636-1850; Town and church Records (V.1-V.12),” online database, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 June 2015), Ruth Ann Hall and George W. Jordan; Kent County-V1; page 61; page 73.

[14] Annonson, The Family Jordan, 307, 653 [George W. Jordan #4499].

[15] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Ruth Ann Hall Jordan; memorial 63292917.

[16] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Susan R. Jordan Taylor Andrews; memorial 30057715.

[17] James N. Arnold, “Rhode Island Vital Records, 1636-1850; Town and church Records (V.1-V.12),” online database, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 June 2015), Susan R. Jordan and William Taylor; Kent County-V1; page 4-31, page 4-52.  Family History Library, “Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2015), William Taylor and Susan R. Jordan; FHL microfilm 925615, 908269.

[18] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Charles Andrews; memorial 76074503.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 June 2015), Charles Andrews; page 8550.

[19] FamilySearch, “Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-`950,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 June 2015), Hannah Pool Lindall; FHL microfilm 1906750.

[20] FamilySearch, “Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-`950,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 June 2015), Hannah Pool Lindall; FHL microfilm 1906750.  James N. Arnold, “Rhode Island Vital Records, 1636-1850; Town and church Records (V.1-V.12),” online database, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 June 2015), Hannah Jordan and Hiram Lindall; Kent County; V1, page 4-31, 4-34.

[21] Genealogical Society of Utah, “Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2015), Hiram Lindall; FHL microfilm 925615, 908269.

[22] New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 June 2015), Hiram Lindall.

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Mercy A. Jordan Greene; memorial 18932163.

[24] Family History Library, “Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2015), Wilbur T. Greene and Mercy A. Jordan; FHL microfilm 925616, 925615.

[25] FamilySearch, “Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-`950,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 18 June 2015), Wilber Tillinghast Greene; FHL microfilm 2023267.

[26] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Wilbur Tillinghast Greene; memorial 18932201.  New England Historic Genealogical Society, “Rhode Island Historical Cemeteries Database Index,” database online, New England Historic Genealogical Society, American Ancestors (www.americanancestors.org : online 18 June 2015), Wilbur Greene.

[27] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Ruth E. Jordan; memorial 117266552.

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 June 2015), John F. Jordan; memorial 120700420.

[29]

[30] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 19 June 2015), Lydia A. Jordan; microfilm 120700439.

[31] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 16 June 2015), Mary E. Jordan; FHL microfilm 117266486.

[32] FamilySearch, “Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-`950,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 June 2015), William Henry Jordan; FHL microfilm 1940081.

[33] FamilySearch, “Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-`950,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 June 2015), William Henry Jordan; FHL microfilm 1940081.

[34] Family History Library, “Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916,” database online, The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 June 2015), William Henry Jordan and Sarah M. Trenn; FHL microfilm 1838042.  FamilySearch, “Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-`950,” database online, Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints, FamilySearch (www.familysearch.org : online 16 June 2015), William Henry Jordan; FHL microfilm 1940081.

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Hannah JORDAN

Hannah is my fourth great grand aunt through her parents Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN, my fifth great grandparents.  She is also my fourth cousin nine times removed through her third great grandparents, John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth and twelfth great grandparents.  Her husband George HASLAM is my second cousin seven times removed through his great grandparents, Richard and Hannah (HALEY) WESCOTT, my eighth great grandparents.  This makes their children my first cousins five times removed, third cousins six times removed and fifth cousins eight times removed.  Many of them married people also related to me.  Hannah and George are not related by blood.

Hannah JORDAN was born 11 April 1775 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[1]  She is the daughter of Solomon I. and Christiana (SIMONTON) JORDAN.  She died 29 March 1857.  Her body is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[2]  Hannah married George HASLAM 16 June 1791 in Sullivan, Hancock, ME by Paul Dudley SARGENT, justice of the peace.[3]  George was born 6 May 1770 in Portland, Cumberland, ME.  He is the son of George and Prudence Mary (WESTCOAT) HASLAM.  George died 23 April 1856.  His body is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[4]

Hannah and George had the following children:

  1. Mary T. “Polly” was born 30 April 1792 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[5] She died 20 November 1880 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  Mary married Richard COOK in 1813.  Richard was born 1785 in New Brunswick, Canada.[6]  He died 28 November 1841 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[7]  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.
  2. Emma J. was born in 1793 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME. She died in 1816.  She married David MCFARLAND.[8]  David was born 12 April 1786 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.  He is the son of Thomas and Jane (SMITH) MCFARLAND.  He died 4 February 1868 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.  He was interred at Pine Tree Cemetery in Hancock, Hancock, ME.
  3. John P. was born 8 March 1799 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[9] He died 25 November 1877 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[10]  John married Louisa P. HOPKINS 10 July 1825.  Louisa was born 2 October 1808 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of David Ross and Olive (MOORE) HOPKINS.  Louisa is my third great grandaunt.  She died 5 February 1886 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[11]
  4. George III was born 1800 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME. He drowned, unknown as to what age he was.[12]
  5. Solomon was born 28 April 1801 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[13] He died 21 January 1864 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred in Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[14]  Solomon married Clarissa MOSELY 21 September 1829.[15]  Clarissa was born 1805 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.[16]  She is the daughter of James MOSELY.  She died 8 November 1875 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[17]
  6. Eliakim Westcott “Like” was born 16 March 1803 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[18] He died 17 January 1880 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[19]  Eliakim married three times; first to Elizabeth “Eliza” INGALLS about 1827.[20]  Elizabeth was born 16 June 1806 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Samuel and Sarah (MITCHELL) INGALLS.  She died 12 October 1829 in Waltham, Hancock, ME [just five days after the birth of her daughter Elizabeth].  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[21]  He married second, Susan WILBUR 24 January 1831 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[22]  Susan was born 28 April 1813 in Eastbrook, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Ebenezer “Eben” and Elizabeth “Betsey” (FORD) WILBUR.  She died 24 June 1854 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[23]  He married last to Hannah W. BOWDEN after 1853.[24]  Hannah was born in October 1817 in Hancock, Hancock, ME.  She was the daughter of Twisden and Lydia (FORD) BOWDEN.  She died 12 October 1904 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[25]  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME in an unmarked grave.[26]
  7. Nahum Jordan was born 19 June 1806 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[27] He died 27 March 1879 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred in Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[28]  Nahum married Harriet J. KIMBALL 16 April 1828.[29]  Harriet was born 2 March 1808 in Amherst, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Moses and Elizabeth (NORCROSS) KIMBALL.  She died 5 October 1901 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[30]  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[31]
  8. Hannah L. was born 10 August 1808 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[32] She died 1 February 1897 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[33]  She is interred at Brimmer Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.  Hannah married Alanson JORDAN 1 January 1829 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[34]  Alanson was born 7 February 1807 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  He is the son of Ebenezer and Phebe H. (SMITH) JORDAN.  He is my second cousin five times removed through his great grandparents Nathanial and Dorothy (HILL) JORDAN, my sixth great grandparents and my fifth cousin eight times removed through his fourth great grandparents, my ninth and twelfth great grandparents. He died 20 February 1892 in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[35]  He is interred at Brimmer Cemetery in Mariaville, Hancock, ME.[36]
  9. Christiana W. was born 26 October 1809 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[37] He died 26 November 1853.  She is interred at Simpson Cemetery in Sullivan, Hancock, ME.[38]  Christiana married Moses SMITH 1 January 1828.[39]  Moses was born 7 March 1804 in Waterboro, York, ME.  He is the son of John E. and Experience (HAMILTON).  He died 6 June 1870 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.[40]
  10. Walter J. was born 3 October 1811 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[41] He died 9 February 1890 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[42]  Walter married Phebe H. Woodward 9 May 1839 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME by Rev. Allen Barrow.[43]  Phebe was born 15 January 1819 in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  She is the daughter of Captain Stephen Gage and Lucy Elizabeth (JORDAN) WOODWARD.  She is my third cousin four times removed through her second great grandparents Nathaniel and Dorothy (HILL) JORDAN, my sixth great grandparents; and my sixth cousin seven times removed through her fifth great grandparents John and Elizabeth (BIRCHARD) ALCOCK, my ninth and twelfth great grandparents.  Phebe and Walter are second cousins once removed.  Phebe died 17 May 1900 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[44]  She is interred at Hillside Cemetery in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[45]
  11. Phebe J. was born 21 December 1814 in Waltham, Hancock, Me.[46] She died of heart disease on 30 January 1892 in Sanford, York, ME.[47]  She is interred in Ellsworth, Hancock, ME.  Phebe married John Ford WILBUR 20 March 1834.[48]  John was born 1 January 1811 in Eastbrook, Hancock, ME.[49]  He is the son of Ebenezer and Elizabeth (FORD) WILBUR.  He died 19 November 1889 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.  He is interred at the Church Cemetery in Eastbrook, Hancock, ME.
  12. Sarah Colby “Sally” was born 16 February 1816 in Waltham, Hancock, ME.[50] She died 30 November 1901 in Sanford, York, ME.[51]  She is interred at Oakdale Cemetery in Sanford, York, ME.[52]  Sarah married Horace BENNETT 7 June 1837.  Horace was born 9 October 1813 in South Sanford, York, ME.  He is the son of Rufus and Anna (BATCHELDER) BENNETT.  He died 15 October 1880.[53]

[1] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Hannah Jordan #323].

[2] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Hannah Jordan Haslam; memorial 83220060.

[3] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 12 April 2015), George Haslem and Hannah Jordan; FHL microfilm 12217.

[4] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), George Haslam; memorial 83220098.

[5] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 262 [Mary “Polly” T. Haslam #1249].

[6] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 262 [Mary “Polly” T. Haslam #1249].

[7] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9918, Richard S. Cook, 19 January 1894; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[8] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Emma J. Haslam #1250].

[9] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [John Haslam I #1252].

[10] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), John Haslam; memorial 83225588.

[11] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Louisa P. Grant Haslam; memorial 83225631.

[12] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [George Haslam III #1251].

[13] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [Solomon Haslam #1253].

[14] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 27 August 2013), Solomon Haslam; memorial 104482474.

[15] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [Solomon Haslam #1253].

[16] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 263 [Solomon Haslam #1253].

[17] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Clarissa Mosley Haslam; memorial 104482463.

[18] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[19] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Eliakim Wescott Haslam; memorial 8220811.

[20] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[21] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Eliza Ingalls Haslam; memorial 104482379.

[22] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[23] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), susan Wilbur Haslam; memorial 83220833.

[24] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[25] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9960, Hannah Haslam, 12 October 1904; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[26] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 264 [Eliakim “Like” Wescott Haslam #1254].

[27] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Nahum Jordan Haslam #1255].

[28] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Nahum J. Haslam; memorial 83220149.

[29] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Nahum Jordan Haslam #1255].

[30] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9960, Harriet Haslam, 5 October 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[31] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Harriet J. Haslam; memorial 83220130.

[32] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 252, 265 [Hannah L. Haslam #1196].

[33] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9972, Hannah L. Jordan, 1 February 1897; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[34] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 January 2015), Hannah L. Jordan Haslam Jordan; memorial 98512514.

[35] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHl microfilm 9972, Alanson Jordan, 20 February 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[36] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 12 January 2015), Alanson Jordan; memorial 98512492.

[37] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, 1914-5, Ebenezer Smith and Mrs. Rachel Dyer, 24 November 1898; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 3 October 2013); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Christiana W. Haslam #1257].

[38] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 13 April 2015), Christiana W. Haslem Smith; memorial 42142913.

[39] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Christiana W. Haslam #1257].

[40] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 13 April 2015), Moses Smith; memorial 42077663.  Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 265 [Christiana W. Haslam #1257].

[41] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 249, 266, 539 [Walter J. Haslam #1258], [Phebe H. Woodward #3605].

[42] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Walter J. Haslam; memorial 83226338.

[43] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 249, 266, 539 [Walter J. Haslam #1258], [Phebe H. Woodward #3605].

[44] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9960, Phebe H. Haslam, 24 May 1900; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[45] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 31 March 2015), Phebe H. Woodward Haslam; memorial 83225645.

[46] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10062, Phebe J. Wilbur, 30 January 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[47] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 10062, Phebe J. Wilbur, 30 January 1892; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 12 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[48] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 266-7 [Phebe J. Haslam #1259].

[49] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98, 266-7 [Phebe J. Haslam #1259].

[50] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Sarah “Sally” Haslam #1260].

[51] Maine, Maine, Vital Records, 1670-1907, FHL microfilm 9894, Sally C. Bennett, November 1901; images online, Family Search, Family Search (https://familysearch.org : online 13 April 2015); Maine Division of Vital Statistics. Maine State Board of Health.

[52] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, online images (www.findagrave.com : online 21 March 2015), Sarah Colby Haslem Bennett; memorial 77127562.

[53] Adelbert Jean Annonson, Compiled, The Family Jordan, 3 volumes in 1 book (Maine: Penobscot Press, 1998), 98 [Sarah “Sally” Haslam #1260].

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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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Family events

 

Births

1848 Flora Jane Wilbur 1st cousin 4x removed

 

Marriages

1710 John Larrabee and Elizabeth Jordan 1st cousin 8x removed
1774 Daniel Stover  and Lydia Hill 6th great grand aunt

 

Deaths

1823 James Howard 6th great grand uncle

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Flora Jane Wilbur

Flora Jane WILBUR is my first cousin four times removed, we are related through her grandparents my fourth great grandparents David Ross and Olive (MOORE) HOPKINS.  Flora is the tenth of eleven children born to Lyman Moses and Emily (HOPKINS) WILBUR.    Flora was born 29 September 1848 in Eastbrook, Maine.  Flora was enumerated with her family in Eastbrook in the 1850 and 1860 censuses.[1]  Flora married John Douglas PERKINS 4 November 1866, intentions filed 1 November 1866, in Portland, Maine.[2]  Flora and John had six children:  Frank H., Elbridge W., Melvin Johnson, Elizabeth (Lizzie) Theodora, Edith N., and Emily Miriam.    Flora was enumerated with her family 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 and 1930 in Eastbrook and Franklin, Maine.[3]  Flora died 5 April 1930 in Maine.

 

John Douglas PERKINS is related to me in four different ways:

  • Third cousin four times removed through Captain William WESCOTT and Elizabeth PERKINS
  • Fourth cousin five times removed through Jacob PERKINS
  • Fourth cousin four times removed through John PERKINS and Elizabeth PIERCE
  • Seventh cousin three times removed through John ALCOCK and Elizabeth BIRCHARD


[1] 1850 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Eastbrook, 496 (written), dwelling 8, family 8, Lyman Wilbur; NARA microfilm publication M432, 255.  1860 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, town of Eastbrook, post office Franklin, page 57, dwelling 444, family 409, Lyman Wilbur; NARA microfilm publication M653, 438.

[2] Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 September 2013), John D. Perkins, Flora J. Wilbur, 1 Nov. 1866, Portland, Cumberland, Maine.  Maine Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, “Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907,” online index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org : online 2 September 2013), John D. Perkins, Flora J Wilbur, 4 Nov 1866 Portland, Cumberland, Maine.

[3] 1880 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Eastbrook, Enumeration District (ED) 154, page 6 B, dwelling 51, family 53, John D. Perkins; NARA microfilm publication T9, 480.  John D. Perkins, 1900 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, 58 (stamped), sheet 3A, Enumeration District (ED) 51, dwelling 50, family 53; microfilm T623, 592.  1910 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, Enumeration District (ED) 62, 153 (stamped), sheet 4A, dwelling 66, family 70, John D. Perkins; NARA microfilm publication T624, 540.  Flora J. Perkins, 1920 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, sheet 11B, Enumeration District (ED) 15, dwelling 188, family 191; microfilm T625.  Melvin J. Perkins, 1930 U.S. census, Hancock County, Maine, population schedule, Franklin, 132 (stamped), sheet 1A, Enumeration District (ED) 20, dwelling 2, family 2; microfilm T626, 833.

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