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From: Tim Doyle <tdoyle -at- doit.com> Subject: [WHITNEY-L] Maine Families in 1790 Date: Sun, 06 Feb 2000 16:19:36 -0600 Gray, Ruth, Maine Families in 1790, Volume 3 (Camden, Maine: Picton Press, 1992), pp. 303-307 Whitney, Asa 19b 1 - 3 - 5 - 0 - 0 Gorham and Scarborough Towns, Cumberland County ASA WHITNEY, b 17 Dec 1754 son of Nathan & Elizabeth (Melcher) Whitney (McLellan's Gorham): d Gorham 17 Dec 1806: m (1) 15 Apr 1775 Patience Weston, b 3 Dec 1751 dau of Thomas & Abigail Weston, d Dec 1784 ae 33y: m (2) 14 Jul 1785 Phebe (Hopkins) Davis, b 17 May 1759 dau of Constant & Phebe Hopkins (VR Truro MA) & wid of Elijah Davis who d 5 Oct 1783. Phebe d Bridgton 17 Apr 1853. Elijah Davis was bp Barnstable MA 9 Oct 1757 son of Prince & Sarah (Coleman) Davis (Amos Otis, Barnstable Families [1888], p. 287). Child (surname DAVIS) of Elijah & Phebe (Hopkins) Davis i Sarah, b 17 Sep 1781: m (1) 4 Oct 1801 Benjamin Emery of Buxton: m (2) Simeon Bradbury of Buxton Children (surname WHITNEY) of Asa by 1st wife Patience Whitney: McLellan's Gorham; VR Gorham i Samuel, b 28 Aug 1777: d Jackson 18 Oct 1859 (VR): m (1) 24 Aug 1798 Hannah Snow dau of Capt Snow of Barnstable MA: m (2) Mary Rich: m (3) Mrs. Mary (Piper) Ring. He was a preacher and member of the convention to organize the State of Maine in 1820 ii Benjamin, b 19 Aug 1779: d at sea 1835. He lived in Kingston Canada and was a delegate to Parliament in England iii Abigail, b 10 Mar 1781: m 29 Sep 1799 Joseph Davis iv John, b 17 Apr 1783: d Thorndike: m _____ Rich. He was a Methodist preacher v Patience, b 7 Dec 1784: d Ira NY: m _____ Floyd Children by 2nd wife Phebe (Hopkins) Davis: vi Anna, b 25 Jan 1786: m 17 May 1806 Nicholas Dennett of Saco vii Elsie/Alice, b 9 Apr 1788: m (1) Nicholas Dennett as his 2nd wife: m (2) _____ Scammon of Saco viii Mary, b 10 Aug 1790: d Lynn MA: m Edward P. Barnard of Bridgton ix George W., b 14 Jun 1792: d Rochester NH 18 Sep 1878: m (1) 7 Mar 1817 Mary Whitney dau of Jonathan Whitney of Buxton: m (2) Mrs. Angelina (Phinney) Magrath. He was a Baptist preacher in Bridgton and Rochester NH x Hannah, b 21 Aug 1794: m Seth Brown xi Eunice, b 30 Apr 1796: m _____ Emery: res Ripley xii Roxanna, b 9 Aug 1800 (g.s.): d Buxton 24 Sep 1878: m James Davis, b 25 Nov 1800 (g.s.): d Buxton 22 Mar 1843 Vincent A. Mackesy, 346 Shore Road, Monument Beach, MA 02553 -------------------------------- Whitney, Daniel 28b 1 - 0 - 4 - 0 - 0 Frankfort Town, Hancock County DANIEL WHITNEY, b Gorham 18 Nov 1762 son of David & his 3rd wife, Rebecca (Edgecomb) Whitney (VR): m Louise _____. Daniel was in Hampden bef 1784. He settled on lot #56 of the Ballard Plan (TR). Children: births VR Hampden 1:374 i Rebeccah, b 17 Apr 1786: m int Hampden 27 Jan 1810 Edmond Wingate of Dixmont who d by Jun 1834 when two minor children were placed under the guardianship of Daniel Emery (Pen Co Probate 7:444, 8:118). The probate recs, named Nathan Whitney as Edmond's brother-in-law (ibid.) ii Hannah, b 28 Mar 1788: d Newburgh 28 Feb 1861 or 1864 ae 76y (g.s.): m Hampden 14 Apr 1806 Jacob Dearborn of #2 First Range, now Newburgh, who d Newburgh 28 Mar 1860 ae 80 or 84y (g.s.) iii Cyntha, b 19 Jan 1790 iv Pegga, b 5 Aug 1791 v Nathan, b 7 Mar 1793: m (1) int Hampden 18 May 1810 Mary Atwood of Buckstown: perhaps m (2) 25 Apr 1844, Mrs. Mercy Taylor of Orrington (VR Hampden) vi Joseph, b 7 Nov 1796: d Hampden 28 Dec 1838 ae 44y 1m (g.s.; estate adm Mar 1838 [sic], Pen Co Probate 11:241, 346): m Sarah _____ who d [broken stone] ae 64y 4m (g.s.) vIi Lydia, b 5 Aug 1797: m Hampden 25 Apr 1821 John Chase of Frankfort (VR) viii Isaac, b 2 Mar 1798: d Newburgh 26 May 1838 ae 40y 2m 19d (g.s.; guardianship for minor children Oct 1838, Pen Co Probate 11:55, 99): m Hampden 9 Apr 1822 Melinda Harding (VR), b 21 May 1802 dau of Job & Dorcas Harding (VR Hampden), d Newburgh 16 Mar 1867 ae 64y 10m (g.s.) ix Esther, b 7 May 1799: m int Hampden 2 Oct 1819 Ebenezer Smith Kay Trickey & Gloria Pickard Hampden Historical Society, P.O. Pox 456, Hampden, ME 04444 -------------------------------- Whitney, Moses 19b 2 - 3 - 3 - 0 - 0 Gorham and Scarborough Towns, Cumberland County MOSES WHITNEY, b Biddeford 17 Mar 1739 son of Nathaniel &, Hannah (Day) Whitney (VR) [see NATHANIEL WHITNEY family]: d Harrison 12 Apr 1820 ae 81y (g.s.): m (1) Gorham 27 Dec 1760 Susannah Crockett dau of Samuel & Sarah Crockett, d Gorham Jul 1762 (diary of Dea. Alden of Gorham cited in McClellan's Gorham): m (2) Sep 1763 Mary/Molly Page of England (MHGR, p. 101): m (3) 22 Jan 1792 Abigail (Skillings) Kimball dau of Benjamin & Mary Skillings and wid of Caleb Kimball (McLellan's Gorham, p. 832). She d 8 Oct 1844. Moses served in the Frctich and Indian Wars and in the Revolution (McLellan's Gorham, Rev War pension #W26005). Moses received all of his father's land and buildings in Harrison 10 Jun 1785 (McLellan's Gorham, p. 832). Children by 1st wife Susannah Crockett: McLellan's Gorham, p. 832 i Susanna, b 29 Jun 1762: d young (Crockett Family Bible) Children by 2nd wife Molly Page ii Mary, b 17 Aug 1764: m int Gorham 14 Jul 1781 Lemuel Rounds. They moved to Ohio iii Lucy, b 30 Sep 1768: d Brownfield 27 Sep 1846 ae 76y 11m 4d (g.s.): m int Gorham 27 Mar 1788 John Greenlaw who d Brownville 2 Jun 1842 ae 76y 3m 15d (g.s.) iv Enoch, b 8 Apr 1773: d Brownfield 1857 ae 84y: m (1) int 2 Jun 1792 Hannah Newcomb: m (2) Mrs. _____ Kendall: m (3) Mrs. _____ Dennett v Moses, b 30 Aug 1776 vi Betsey, b 1 Nov 1777: m Gorham 10 Dec 1797 James Cates (VR). They moved to New York State vii Richard, b 20 Jul 1780. He may have moved to Belfast viii Susanna, b 9 Apr 1783: m 22 Jan 1809 Seth Carsley of Harrison ix Samuel, b 2 Feb 1785: d 27 Mar 1874: m Margaret Darrow: res Dixmont Children by 3rd wife Abigail Skillings x Sally, b 22 Oct 1793: m 26 Sep 1812 Rev. Joseph Phinney, b 18 Oct 1789 son of Edmund Jr & Sarah (Hamblen) Phinney of Harrison, d Harrison 3 Dec 1869 Vincent A. Mackesy, 346 Shore Road, Monument Beach, MA 02553 -------------------------------- Whitney, Nathl 19b 1 - 0 - 1 - 0 - 0 Gorham and Scarborough Towns, Cumberland County NATHANIEL WHITNEY, b York 12 Dec 1709 son of Nathaniel & Sarah (Ford) Whitney (VR; GDMNH, p. 750): poss the "Nathan" who d Gorham 1804 ae 95y (VR): m 3 Jan 1733 Hannah Day of Wells, b Gloucester MA 8 Aug 1714 dau of Joseph & Patiencc (Hilton) Day (VR). Nathaniel moved to Biddeford, to Falmouth, and thence to Gorham where he settled on lot #51, the Whitney Hill area. In 1774 he served on a committee to provide instructions for the town's representative to the General Court at Salem. In 1777 he served on a committee to consider the form of government for the State of MA. He also served on the Committee of Correspondence, Inspection, and Safety (McLellan's Gorhum). Children: 1st five births VR Biddeford; VR Gorham; McLellan's Gorham i Nathaniel, b 22 Mar 1735: m 15 Sep 1757 Susannah Whitney of Brunswick ii Hannah, b 16 Nov 1736: m Oct 1755 Joseph Hamblen son of Jacob & Content Hamblen of Barnstable MA and Gorham (Amos Otis, Barnstable Families [1861], 1:528) iii Moses, b 17 Mar 1739: m (1) Susanna Crockett: m (2) Mary/Molly Page: m (3) Abigail (Skillings) Kimball [see MOSES WHITNEY family] iv Aaron, b 7 Jun 1741: d Alfred 19 Jun 1815 ae 74y: m 19 Sep 1765 Jenny McLellan dau of Alexander & Anna McLellan of Falmouth, d Alfred 2 Apr 1833 ae 88y v Miriam, b 15 Jan 1743 vi Tabitha, b Kittery 16 Mar 1745/6: d Gorham 13 Sep 1831 ae 86y: m 5 Dec 1765 John Watson, b 23 Sep 1741 son of Eliphalet & Elizabeth (Phinney) Watson, d Gorham 26 Oct 1834 ae 93y vii Patience, b 11 May 1748: m (1) 9 Oct 1766 Edward Thomas: m (2) 8 Sep 1774 Colman Watson bro of John above viii Hepsibah, b 29 Aug 1750: m 15 Oct 1766 Nathan Freeman, b Eastham MA 5 Dec 1744 son of John & Bethiah (Harding) Freeman. They res Alfred ix Josiah, b 1752: d Alfred 24 Feb 1837 ae 86y: m (1) Hannah Barstow: m (2) 16 Sep 1775 Elizabeth Harding. They joined the Shakers Vincent A. Mackesy, 346 Shore Road, Monument Beach, MA 02553 - -------------------------------------------------------------- Tim Doyle <a href="http://www.doit.com/tdoyle/">http://www.doit.com/tdoyle/</a> tdoyle -at- doit.com <a href="ftp://ftp.doit.com/pub/tdoyl">ftp://ftp.doit.com/pub/tdoyl</a>


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