Lanzarah B. Knowlton

M, b. 19 March 1853
     Lanzarah B. Knowlton, son of Royal Knowlton and Mercy Ann Whitman, was born on 19 March 1853.
Last Edited=24 Oct 2007

Laura Smith

F, b. circa 1851
     Laura Smith, daughter of Nicholas Smith and Nancy A. Dove, was born circa 1851 at Maine.1

     Laura and Caleb Davis filed a marriage intention on 3 June 1872 at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine.

     Laura, married Caleb Davis at age 22, son of Luther Davis and Jane I. Smith, on 9 June 1872 at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, by Abram Lord.

     Laura Smith and Caleb Davis were divorced in 1887.2

     Laura, married Henry W. Parker on 4 November 1899 at Maine.3

Census

     Laura Smith appeared on the 1860 Federal Census in the household of her parents, Nicholas and Nancy of Harmony, Somerset, Maine.4

     Laura Smith appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Harmony, Somerset, Maine, in the household of her parents, Nicholas and Nancy.5

     Laura and Caleb appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Harmony, Somerset, Maine, enumerated 10 June 1880. Caleb was listed as a farmer and Laura was at home. Their children, Luther and Jennie M. were listed as living with them. In addition, Caleb's mother, Nancy A. Smith was in the household.6

     Laura and Henry appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Parkman, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 6 June 1900 Henry was working as a farmer. His children Clara M., Mary J. and Timothy were listed as living with them.7
Last Edited=3 Nov 2016

Children of Laura Smith and Caleb Davis

Family: Laura Smith and Henry W. Parker

Citations

  1. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 8, line 5.
  2. [S217] Maine Genealogy Web Site, online http://www.mainegenealogy.net, Libelant: Laura A. Davis
    Libelee: Caleb Davis
    Date of Divorce: 1887
    County Where Divorced: Somerset
    Notes: Divorce case heard Mar. term, 1887.
    Source: Maine Supreme Judicial Court Records (Somerset Co.), 21/397 (docket no. 341).
  3. [S217] Maine Genealogy Web Site, online http://www.mainegenealogy.net, Name of Groom: Henry W. PARKER Groom's Place of Residence: Parkman, Me.
    Name of Bride: Laura DAVIS Possible Alternate Name of Bride: Laura SMITH [View record]
    Bride's Place of Residence: Parkman, Me. Marriage Date: Saturday, 4 Nov. 1899
    Marriage Certificate Number: Not available.
  4. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 43, line 32 thru 38; There was no day or month documented.
  5. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 9, line 31 thru 36.
  6. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 8, line 4 thru 9.
  7. [S4] 1900 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Parkman, Maine, Sheet 2 B, line 77 thru 83.
  8. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 8, line 6.
  9. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 8, line 7.

Daniel Burrill Harriman1

M, b. 22 June 1857
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Daniel Burrill Harriman, son of Lysander Wallace Harriman and Louisa Jane Burrill, was born on 22 June 1857 at Dedham, Hancock, Maine.1
Last Edited=8 Jan 2014

Citations

  1. [S32] Vital Records, Town of Dedham CD, This is from a CD of the Dedham town records located in Ellsworth Library. Created by Picton Press.

Mary L. Grant1

F
     Mary, married Ephraim A. Danforth, son of Philip Danforth Jr and Rhoda Smith, on 18 September 1872.1

Census

     Mary and Ephraim appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Brooklyn, Kings, New York, at South Second street, enumerated 1 June 1880. Ephraim was working as a ship carpenter. Their children, Cecelia were listed as living with them.2
Last Edited=27 Feb 2017

Child of Mary L. Grant and Ephraim A. Danforth

Citations

  1. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Copy of Record of Marriage.
  2. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Brooklyn, New York, Page 2, line 7 thru 9.
  3. [S253] FamilySearch, online https://familysearch.org, "Maine, J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1999," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKXM-38WQ : 9 October 2015), Ephraim Danforth, ; citing Thomaston, Knox, Maine, United States, Cemetery Village, Maine State Library, Augusta; FHL microfilm 2,148,582.

Lucinda Johnson1

F, b. 22 July 1842
     Lucinda Johnson was born on 22 July 1842 at Bucksport, Hancock, Maine.2

     Lucinda, married Wellington Pinkham Black, son of John G. Black and Hannah N. Pinkham, circa 1860.1

     Lucinda Johnson and Wellington Pinkham Black were divorced in January 1883 at Penobscot, Maine.3,4

Census

     Lucinda and Wellington appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Brewer, Penobscot, Maine, enumerated 19 June 1880. Wellington was listed as working as a farmer.. Their children, Hattie Adella, Wellington G., Daniel J. and Leroy were listed as living with them.5
Last Edited=26 Oct 2016

Children of Lucinda Johnson and Wellington Pinkham Black

Citations

  1. [S22] Dedham Town Office, Dedham Vital Records, Information is from "Birth Marriage and Death Records, Dedham, Maine Reviewed 20 Oct 2005.
  2. [S106] Various people's inputs, Book About Burrill's in Dedham, The Dedham Historical Society has a book with a copy of the birth from Weymouth. It is a copy of "Births - Town of Weymouth".
  3. [S12] Maine State Archives: ID: 13861 Plaintif: Black, Lucinda C. Defendant: Black, Wellington P.      Term: Jan/1883 Docket Number: 525 County: Penobscot Court: SJC Vol/Pg, 66/51 Box-folder.
  4. [S217] Maine Genealogy Web Site, online http://www.mainegenealogy.net, Libelant: Lucinda C. Black Libelee: Wellington P. Black Date of Divorce: 1883 County Where Divorced: Penobscot Notes: Divorce case heard Jan. term, 1883.
    Source: Maine Supreme Judicial Court Records (Penobscot Co.), 66/51 (docket no. 525).
  5. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Brewer, Maine, Page 34, line 1 thru 6.
  6. [S61] Town Report: The Dedham Historical Society has a book with a copy of the birth from Weymouth. It is a copy of "Births - Town of Weymouth".
  7. [S14] Name on Headstone Headstone at cemetery, Cemetery Headstones, Various Locations as stated in "Deaths", Her headstone supplied this information.
  8. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Brewer, Maine, Page 34, line 6.

Hattie Adella Black1

F, b. 9 December 1861
     Hattie Adella Black, daughter of Wellington Pinkham Black and Lucinda Johnson, was born on 9 December 1861 at Dedham, Hancock, Maine.1

Census

     Hattie Adella Black appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Brewer, Penobscot, Maine in the household of her parents, Wellington Pinkham Black and Lucinda.2
Last Edited=23 Aug 2007

Citations

  1. [S106] Various people's inputs, Book About Burrill's in Dedham, The Dedham Historical Society has a book with a copy of the birth from Weymouth. It is a copy of "Births - Town of Weymouth".
  2. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Brewer, Maine, Page 34, line 1 thru 6.

Wellington G. Black1

M, b. 18 January 1865
     Wellington G. Black, son of Wellington Pinkham Black and Lucinda Johnson, was born on 18 January 1865 at Dedham, Hancock, Maine.1

Census

     Wellington G. Black appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Brewer, Penobscot, Maine in the household of his parents, Wellington Pinkham Black and Lucinda.2
Last Edited=23 Aug 2007

Citations

  1. [S61] Town Report: The Dedham Historical Society has a book with a copy of the birth from Weymouth. It is a copy of "Births - Town of Weymouth".
  2. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Brewer, Maine, Page 34, line 1 thru 6.

Daniel J. Black1

M, b. August 1867
     Daniel J. Black, son of Wellington Pinkham Black and Lucinda Johnson, was born in August 1867 at Maine.1

Census

     Daniel J. Black appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Brewer, Penobscot, Maine in the household of his parents, Wellington Pinkham Black and Lucinda.2
Last Edited=8 Oct 2010

Citations

  1. [S61] Town Report: The Dedham Historical Society has a book with a copy of the birth from Weymouth. It is a copy of "Births - Town of Weymouth".
  2. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Brewer, Maine, Page 34, line 1 thru 6.

Samuel D. Staples1

M, b. circa 1809
Relationships
3rd great-grandfather of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
3rd great-grandfather of Ellen June Smith
     Samuel D. Staples was born circa 1809 at Maine.1

     Samuel, married Mary C. Whittier on 28 March 1830 at Brighton, Somerset, Maine.2,3

     Samuel D. Staples five hundred dollars in consideration of A certain parcel of real estate situated in said Wellington, it being the North part of Lot number fifteen (15) and containing sixty acres more or less - - the same formerly occupied by Joseph Cook., bought at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, February 7, 1855. to Edward Davis and Abigal P. Staples on 21 October 1854. The deed was witnessed by James Buzzell and proved by E. B. Averill.4

Census

     Samuel and Mary appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 27 August 1850. Samuel was listed as a millman. His real estate was valued at $500.00.. Their children, Erastus B., Abigal P., John W., Hannah Jane, Samuel Melville, Mary Ann, Charles H., Sarah E. and William D. were listed as living with them.5

     Samuel and Mary appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Levant, Penobscot, Maine, enumerated 1 June 1880. Samuel was working as a wheelwright..6
Last Edited=20 Dec 2016

Children of Samuel D. Staples and Mary C. Whittier

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 & 34.
  3. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Copy of Record of Marriage.
  4. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: This information is from a copy of the deed located at Piscataquis County Registry of Deeds.
  5. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 thru 42 and Marfked 414 line 1.
  6. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Levant, Maine, Page 18, line 4 and 5.
  7. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 35.
  8. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 36.
  9. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 37.
  10. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 38.
  11. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 39.
  12. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 40.
  13. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 41.
  14. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 42.
  15. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 414, Line 1.

Mary C. Whittier1,2

F
Relationships
3rd great-grandmother of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
3rd great-grandmother of Ellen June Smith
     Mary C. Whittier was born at Litchfield, Maine.3

     Mary, married Samuel D. Staples on 28 March 1830 at Brighton, Somerset, Maine.4,2

Census

     Mary and Samuel appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 27 August 1850. Samuel was listed as a millman. His real estate was valued at $500.00.. Their children, Erastus B., Abigal P., John W., Hannah Jane, Samuel Melville, Mary Ann, Charles H., Sarah E. and William D. were listed as living with them.5

     Mary and Samuel appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Levant, Penobscot, Maine, enumerated 1 June 1880. Samuel was working as a wheelwright..6
Last Edited=20 Dec 2016

Children of Mary C. Whittier and Samuel D. Staples

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 34.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Copy of Record of Marriage.
  3. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Record of Death of daughter, Hannah.
  4. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 & 34.
  5. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 thru 42 and Marfked 414 line 1.
  6. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Levant, Maine, Page 18, line 4 and 5.
  7. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 35.
  8. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 36.
  9. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 37.
  10. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 38.
  11. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 39.
  12. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 40.
  13. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 41.
  14. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 42.
  15. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 414, Line 1.

Erastus B. Staples1

M, b. circa 30 August 1830
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd great-granduncle of Ellen June Smith
     Erastus B. Staples, son of Samuel D. Staples and Mary C. Whittier, was born circa 30 August 1830 at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine.1,2

Census

     Erastus B. Staples appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of his parents, Samuel and Mary.3
Last Edited=6 Jan 2017

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 35.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Copy of Record of Birth.
  3. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 thru 42 and Marfked 414 line 1.

John W. Staples1

M, b. 18 April 1834
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd great-granduncle of Ellen June Smith
     John W. Staples, son of Samuel D. Staples and Mary C. Whittier, was born on 18 April 1834 at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine.1,2

Census

     John W. Staples appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of his parents, Samuel and Mary.3
Last Edited=17 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 37.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Copy of Record of Birth.
  3. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 thru 42 and Marfked 414 line 1.

Samuel Melville Staples1,2

M, b. 3 February 1838
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd great-granduncle of Ellen June Smith
     Samuel Melville Staples, son of Samuel D. Staples and Mary C. Whittier, was born on 3 February 1838 at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine.1,2

Census

     Samuel Melville Staples appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of his parents, Samuel and Mary.3
Last Edited=20 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 39.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Copy of Record of Birth.
  3. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 thru 42 and Marfked 414 line 1.

Charles H. Staples1

M, b. 3 July 1842
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd great-granduncle of Ellen June Smith
     Charles H. Staples, son of Samuel D. Staples and Mary C. Whittier, was born on 3 July 1842 at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine.1,2

Census

     Charles H. Staples appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of his parents, Samuel and Mary.3
Last Edited=20 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 41.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Copy of Record of Birth.
  3. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 thru 42 and Marfked 414 line 1.

Sarah E. Staples1

F, b. 24 October 1844
Relationships
2nd great-grandaunt of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd great-grandaunt of Ellen June Smith
     Sarah E. Staples, daughter of Samuel D. Staples and Mary C. Whittier, was born on 24 October 1844 at Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine.1,2

Census

     Sarah E. Staples appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine in the household of her parents, Samuel and Mary C. Whittier.3
Last Edited=7 Mar 2017

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 42.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Information from Copy of Record of Birth.
  3. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Wellington, Maine,Sheet 411, Line 33 thru 42 and Marfked 414 line 1.

James Blackwood1

M
      BLACKWOOD This name was originally used to designate a dark or evergreen forest. In the days before surnames, "atte the Blackwood" was added to the name of some man to denote his place of residence. Still later descendents of that man took the name Blackwood as a surname, which has been handed down from generation to generation for probably four hundred years.1
     James Blackwood was born at Maine.1

     James, married Hannah "Surname Unknown".2

     James Blackwood died at Pembroke, Washington, Maine.1
Last Edited=19 Sep 2010

Children of James Blackwood and Hannah "Surname Unknown"

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.
  2. [S200] Unknown author, !00th Anniversary Dennysville Settlement, Page 102.

Hannah "Surname Unknown"1,2,3

F
     Hannah, married James Blackwood.1
Last Edited=19 Sep 2010

Children of Hannah "Surname Unknown" and James Blackwood

Citations

  1. [S200] Unknown author, !00th Anniversary Dennysville Settlement, Page 102.
  2. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, This reference indicated her name as Hannah; on page 1191.
  3. [S54] Ann Joy Fife, "Smith's in Washington County", Joy's information indicates her name was Susan or Susanna.

Mary Norwood1

F, b. circa 1833
     Mary Norwood was born circa 1833.2

     Mary, married Josiah Flagg Blackwood at age 35, son of James Blackwood Jr. and Susanna Cushing, on 20 November 1852 at Maine.1,3,4

Census

     Mary and Josiah appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Pembroke, Washington, Maine, enumerated 25 June 1860. Josiah was working as a farm laborer. Their children Edgar C. were listed as living with them His children Ira A. and Corrilla were listed as living with them.5

     Mary and Josiah appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Pembroke, Washington, Maine, enumerated 24 June 1870 Their child, Edgar C. was listed as living with them His child Ira A. was also listed as living with them.6

     Mary and Josiah appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Pembroke, Washington, Maine, enumerated 12 June 1880. Josiah was working as a farm laborer..7
Last Edited=24 Jan 2014

Child of Mary Norwood and Josiah Flagg Blackwood

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.
  2. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Pembroke, Maine, Page 26, line 22.
  3. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Whitneyville, Maine, Sheet 74, line 42 and Sheet 75, line 1 thru 6.
  4. [S253] FamilySearch, online https://familysearch.org, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F48T-YXZ : accessed 24 Jan 2014), Josiah Blackwood and Mary E. Norwood, 20 Nov 1852; GS Film number: 11736.
  5. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Pembroke, Maine, Page 26, line 21 thru 25.
  6. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Pembroke, Maine, Page 39, line 24 thru 27.
  7. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Pembroke, Maine, Page 23, line 33 and 34.
  8. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Pembroke, Maine, Page 26, line 25.

Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood1

M, b. 15 June 1841
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
1st cousin 3 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood, son of Josiah Flagg Blackwood and Hannah Smith, was born on 15 June 1841 at Pembroke, Washington, Maine. got his education in the common schools of that town.1
     Circa 1854 Benjamin was left an orphan at an early age, and went to Eastport and entered the employ of his uncle, Andrew Jackson, who was the proprietor of a fish market. After a short service there he apprenticed himself to a blacksmith, whose trade he learned and followed as a vocation until 1861.1

     Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood enlisted and served in 1861 two years in the war of the rebellion as a Private in Company B, Tenth Maine volenteers.1

     Subsequently he persued his calling as a smith one year in Boston. From that place he removed to Nashua, New Hampshire, where he became a manufacturer of furniture. In 1869 he gave up business and became the general manager of the state prison workshop at Concord, which place he filled for 25 years. circa 1863.1

     Benjamin, at age 24, married Ellen J. Pettengill at age 27, daughter of Benjamin Pettengill and Frances Currier, on 5 April 1866.1

     In 1897 he engaged in the manufacture of plumbers' woodwork supplies at Concord under the name of the Penacook Manufacturing Company, which after some reverses of fortune continued the business under the style of the Plumbers' Woodworking Company. Some years later other changes occured, and the style of the concern was changed to the Concord Woodworking Company...1

Census

     Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Whitneyville, Washington, Maine, in the household of his parents, Josiah and Hannah.2
Last Edited=11 Feb 2011

Children of Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood and Ellen J. Pettengill

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Whitneyville, Maine, Sheet 74, line 42 and Sheet 75, line 1 thru 6.

Ira A. Blackwood1,2

M, b. circa 1848
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
1st cousin 3 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Ira A. Blackwood, son of Josiah Flagg Blackwood and Hannah Smith, was born circa 1848 at Maine.3,2

Census

     Ira A. Blackwood appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Whitneyville, Washington, Maine, in the household of his parents, Josiah and Hannah.4

     Ira A. Blackwood appeared on the 1860 Federal Census in the household of his father Josiah and step mother, Mary (Norwood) Blackwood; Josiah was working as a farm laborer.5

     Ira A. Blackwood appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Pembroke, Washington, Maine, in the household of his father Josiah, and step mother, Mary (Norwood) Blackwood.6
Last Edited=12 Feb 2011

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Whitneyville, Maine, Sheet 75, line 6.
  3. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, This reference indicated next son page 1191.
  4. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Whitneyville, Maine, Sheet 74, line 42 and Sheet 75, line 1 thru 6.
  5. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Pembroke, Maine, Page 26, line 21 thru 25.
  6. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Pembroke, Maine, Page 39, line 24 thru 27.

Ellen J. Pettengill1

F, b. 18 July 1838
     Ellen J. Pettengill, daughter of Benjamin Pettengill and Frances Currier, was born on 18 July 1838.1

     Ellen, at age 27, married Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood at age 24, son of Josiah Flagg Blackwood and Hannah Smith, on 5 April 1866.1
Last Edited=19 Sep 2010

Children of Ellen J. Pettengill and Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.

Benjamin Pettengill1

M
     Benjamin, married Frances Currier.1
Last Edited=24 Sep 2007

Child of Benjamin Pettengill and Frances Currier

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.

Frances Currier1

F
     Frances, married Benjamin Pettengill.1
Last Edited=24 Sep 2007

Child of Frances Currier and Benjamin Pettengill

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.

John Aldine Blackwood1

M, b. 8 January 1867
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     John Aldine Blackwood, son of Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood and Ellen J. Pettengill, was born on 8 January 1867.1
Last Edited=19 Sep 2010

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.

Frederik Irwin Blackwood1

M, b. 18 June 1874
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Frederik Irwin Blackwood, son of Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood and Ellen J. Pettengill, was born on 18 June 1874.1
Last Edited=19 Sep 2010

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.

George Thomas Blackwood1

M, b. 10 November 1876
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     George Thomas Blackwood died.1

     George, married Gertrude Hopkins.1
     George Thomas Blackwood, son of Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood and Ellen J. Pettengill, was born on 10 November 1876.1
Last Edited=19 Sep 2010

Family: George Thomas Blackwood and Gertrude Hopkins

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.

Gertrude Hopkins1

F
     Gertrude Hopkins died.1
     Gertrude Hopkins was born.1

     Gertrude, married George Thomas Blackwood, son of Benjamin Lufkin Blackwood and Ellen J. Pettengill.1
Last Edited=19 Sep 2010

Family: Gertrude Hopkins and George Thomas Blackwood

Citations

  1. [S124] Ezra S. Stearns, Genealogical and Family History of New Hampshire, Pages 1191 and 1192.

Lillian Elizabeth Davis1,2

F, b. 4 September 1863, d. 4 July 1877
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
1st cousin 3 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Lillian Elizabeth Davis, daughter of Moody Davis and Hannah Jane Staples, was born on 4 September 1863 at Maine.3,2

     Lillian Elizabeth Davis died at age 13, on 4 July 1877.4,5

Census

     Lillian Elizabeth Davis appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Harmony, Somerset, Maine in the household of her parents, Moody Davis and Hannah. She was attending school.6
Last Edited=30 Dec 2011

Citations

  1. [S80] Carolyn Ballantyne, Marble Headstone Records, This source shows the purchase of a stone for Lillian.
  2. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 15, line 7.
  3. [S80] Carolyn Ballantyne, Marble Headstone Records, This source shows the purchase of a stone for Lillian. Her birth date was calculated using her date of death, based of source date.
  4. [S80] Carolyn Ballantyne, Marble Headstone Records, This source shows the purchase of a stone for Lillian. The cost of the stone was charged to her father, cost $46.00. The information was in section 17, page 171.
  5. [S14] Name on Headstone Headstone at cemetery, Cemetery Headstones, Various Locations as stated in "Deaths", Inscribed on headstone.
  6. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Harmony, Maine, Page 15, line 3 thru 9.

Elizabeth J. "Surname Unknown"1

F, b. 1885
     Elizabeth J. "Surname Unknown" was born in 1885 at Iowa.1

     Elizabeth, married Eben Tuell Smith, son of Samuel T. Smith and Elizabeth A. Reed, in 1907.2

Census

     Elizabeth and Eben appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, at 2411 West Jefferson, enumerated 17 April 1910, Eben was working as a conductor on a street car. Their child Vivian was listed as living with them.3,4

     Elizabeth and Eben appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, enumerated 5 January 1920 Eben owned his home and worked as a conductor on the railway. Their child Vivian was listed as living with them.5,4

     Elizabeth and Eben appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, enumerated 7 April 1930, Eben does have a radio in the house. He is working as a electric railway conductor for the Los Angeles Railway Company. Their child, Vivian was listed as living with them.6,4

     Elizabeth and Eben appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, enumerated 27 April 1940. Eben was working as a street car conductor.. As an item of interest, a dollar in 1940 would equal $16.26 in the year 2012. A $3.50 gallon of milk in 2012 would have cost $.21 cents in 1940.7
Last Edited=4 Oct 2012

Child of Elizabeth J. "Surname Unknown" and Eben Tuell Smith

Citations

  1. [S87] 1910 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sheet 2B, line 82.
  2. [S87] 1910 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sheet 2B, line 81 and 82.
  3. [S87] 1910 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California, Sheet 2 B, lines 81 thru 83.
  4. [S119] Joy Fife, "Joy Fife Research," e-mail to John and Dianne Van Dyke, Various Dates, E-Mail From Joy Fife for research.
  5. [S5] 1920 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California, Sheet 4A, line 20 thru 22.
  6. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California, Sheet 9A, line 9 thru 11.
  7. [S246] As of April 1, 1940 Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California, Sheet 5 A, line 31 and 32.
  8. [S87] 1910 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California,Sheet 2B, lines82.

Vivian Smith1

F, b. 1909
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
1st cousin 2 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Vivian Smith, daughter of Eben Tuell Smith and Elizabeth J. "Surname Unknown", was born in 1909 at California.1

Census

     Vivian Smith appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California in the household of her parents Eben and Elizabeth. She is listed on line 83.2,3

     Vivian Smith appeared on the 1920 Federal Census, enumerated 5 January 1920, in the household of her parents Eben and Elizabeth of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. She is listed on line 22.4,3

     Vivian Smith appeared on the 1930 Federal Census, enumerated 7 April 1930, of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California in the household of her parents Eben and Elizabeth, She is single and not working at the time. Viviaan is listed on lin 11.5,3
Last Edited=17 Mar 2011

Citations

  1. [S87] 1910 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California,Sheet 2B, lines82.
  2. [S87] 1910 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California, Sheet 2 B, lines 81 thru 83.
  3. [S119] Joy Fife, "Joy Fife Research," e-mail to John and Dianne Van Dyke, Various Dates, E-Mail From Joy Fife for research.
  4. [S5] 1920 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California, Sheet 4A, line 20 thru 22.
  5. [S1] 1930 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Los Angeles, California, Sheet 9A, line 9 thru 11.
 
Compilers: John and Dianne Van Dyke: John and Dianne Van Dyke