Abraham Bolster1

M, b. 25 August 1763
     Abraham Bolster, son of Isaac Bolster Jr. and Mary Dwinel, was born on 25 August 1763.1

     Abraham, married Bathsheba House circa 1783 They originally settled in Paris, Maine.1 Abraham Bolster was involved when Isaac Bolster Jr. was with his sons, lots 3 and 4 of the second range in Foxcroft to Bela Jr. and Jacob Hammond on 11 March 1815.2

     Abraham was after 1820 an industrious, hardworking man and accumulated a large property, but became involved in debt by too extravagant building and was obliged to give up his farm. He decided to try pioneer life in "Old Foxcroft" and purchased lot #4 in the 4th range.1

Census

     Abraham Bolster appeared on the 1840 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine., is probably the female under age 60 to 70 listed in the household. A male child, age 20 to 30 was also listed. His wife Bathsheba House.3
Last Edited=6 Aug 2012

Children of Abraham Bolster and Bathsheba House

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, page 162.
  3. [S88] 1840 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Line 11.

Isaac Bolster1

M, b. 12 May 1769
     Isaac Bolster, son of Isaac Bolster Jr. and Mary Dwinel, was born on 12 May 1769.1,2

     Isaac, at age 24, married Hannah Cushman at age 16, daughter of Gideon Cushman, on 9 March 1794.3 Isaac Bolster was involved when Isaac Bolster Jr. was with his sons, lots 3 and 4 of the second range in Foxcroft to Bela Jr. and Jacob Hammond on 11 March 1815.4
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Child of Isaac Bolster and Hannah Cushman

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S173] William B. Lapham, History of Rumford Oxford County Maine, Date of birth.
  3. [S173] William B. Lapham, History of Rumford Oxford County Maine, Page 307.
  4. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, page 162.

David Bolster1

M
     David Bolster, son of Isaac Bolster Jr. and Mary Dwinel, was born.1 David Bolster was involved when Isaac Bolster Jr. was with his sons, lots 3 and 4 of the second range in Foxcroft to Bela Jr. and Jacob Hammond on 11 March 1815.2
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, page 162.

Solomon Bolster1

M
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.

Bathsheba House1

F
     Bathsheba, married Abraham Bolster, son of Isaac Bolster Jr. and Mary Dwinel, circa 1783 They originally settled in Paris, Maine.1

     Bathsheba House of Foxcroft, widow of Abraham Bolster, in the County of Piscataquis, in consideration of Fifty dollars, sold all of the South part of Lot Number Four in the Fourth Range of Lots in said Foxcroft all that part which lies South of the Brook which runs from East to West across said Lot containing Thirty Acres more or Less to Jacob Bolster on 15 April 1845. The deed was witnessed by Lyman Lee, Justice of the Peace,and proved.2

Census

     Abraham Bolster appeared on the 1840 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine., is probably the female under age 60 to 70 listed in the household. A male child, age 20 to 30 was also listed. His wife Bathsheba House.3
Last Edited=6 Aug 2012

Children of Bathsheba House and Abraham Bolster

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: Located in Volume 8, Page 531.
  3. [S88] 1840 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Line 11.
  4. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, page 162.

Polly Bolster1

F, b. 13 May 1797
     Polly Bolster, daughter of Abraham Bolster and Bathsheba House, was born on 13 May 1797.1
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.

Lydia Bolster1

F, b. 6 December 1800
     Lydia Bolster, daughter of Abraham Bolster and Bathsheba House, was born on 6 December 1800.1
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.

Moses Bolster1

M
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.

Jacob Bolster1

M, b. 3 February 1805, d. 14 June 1881
Jacob Bolster, husband of Ruth Daggett
     Jacob Bolster, son of Abraham Bolster and Bathsheba House, was born on 3 February 1805.1,2

     Circa December 1826 He settled in Foxcroft on the large farm he had purchased of his mother, December 11, 1826. He cleared the greater part of the farm and erected the comfortable buildings, now standing, and in which he and his estimable wife passed over fifty years of wedded life. (Left-click on this ICON to read of the sales of the farm) (an unknown value) at Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.1

     Jacob, married Ruth Daggett, daughter of Rev. Thomas Daggett and Ruth Record, in 1829.1

     Jacob Bolster, in consideration of Fifty dollars, bought all of the South part of Lot Number Four in the Fourth Range of Lots in said Foxcroft all that part which lies South of the Brook which runs from East to West across said Lot containing Thirty Acres more or Less from Bathsheba House on 15 April 1845. The deed was witnessed by by Lyman Lee, Justice of the Peace.3

     Jacob Bolster, in consideration of Fourteen Hundred dollars, sold his homestead farm and all buildings thereon situated in said Foxcroft being Lot numbered two (2) in the third (3) range of Lots in said town, excepting the parts thereof now owned by Alvin Adams and Thomas Towne and also all the South part of Lot numbered four (4) in the fourth (4th) range of lots in said town which lies South of the brook which runs from East to West across said lot, both of said parcels of land containing one hundred and twenty six acres, more or less and being the same premises conveyed me the said Jacob Bolster by two deeds, one from Bathsheba Bolster, dated December 11th, 1826 and recorded in Penobscot Registry of Deeds, Volume 204, page 493, and the other from Bathsheba Bolster dated April 25th 1845, and recorded in Piscataquis of Deeds Volume 8 Page 531, excepting from this conveyance, the parts of said premises, now owned by said Adams and Towne, to Hattie Bolster and Leroy M. Bolster on 10 June 1881. The deed was witnessed by Ephraim Flint, Justice of the Peace and proved .4

     Jacob Bolster died at age 76, on 14 June 1881.1

     Jacob Bolster was buried at Lee Cemetery, Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.5

Census

     Jacob Bolster appeared on the 1830 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine. It is most probable Ruth Daggett, his wife, listed as the person, female, 20 under 30. Their child, Luther H., was also with them.6

     Jacob Bolster appeared on the 1840 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, with a household listed as one son age between 10 to 14, two daughters age 5 to 9 and a female aged 30 to 39 (probably his wife Ruth.)7

     Jacob and Ruth appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 6 August 1850. Jacob's real estate was valued at $1000.00. Their children, Luther H., Susan A., Hattie, Ellen and Leroy M. were listed as living with them.8

     Jacob and Ruth appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 2 June 1860.. he worked as a farmer, his real estate valued at $1500.00 and personal property at $770.00. Their children, Susan A., Adelia, Hattie and Leroy M. were listed as living with them.9

     Jacob and Ruth appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 10 June 1870. Jacob's real estate was valued at $2000.00 and personal property at $925.00. They had one non-family member in the household, Ida M. Gallison. Their children, Leroy M. and Adelia, with her son, Lewis, were listed as living with them.10

     Jacob appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 23 June 1880, Ruth, Jacob's wife had passed away in March of that year. The census was listing him as a farmer. Leroy's wife and children were also living at the farm. Their children, Fred L., Ella F. and Bertha S. were listed as living with them. Jacob's children Hattie and Leroy M. were listed as living with them.11
Last Edited=1 May 2017

Children of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Sheet 533, line 19.
  3. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: Located in Volume 8, Page 531.
  4. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: Located in Volume 82, Page 481.
  5. [S301] Jacob Bolster tombstone, Lee Cemetery, Headstone photo taken by John Van Dyke, 07 Jul 2007.
  6. [S148] 1830 1830 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Line 17.
  7. [S88] 1840 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Assumed based on census information.
  8. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Marked 533, line 19 thru 26.
  9. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 25 thru 31.
  10. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 16, line 33 thru 38.
  11. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 27, line 21 thru 27.
  12. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 27.
  13. [S253] FamilySearch, online https://familysearch.org, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F47Q-DJ3 : accessed 19 May 2015), Octavia Florantine Bolster, 12 Jul 1834; citing CIVIL, DOVER-FOXCROFT, PISCATAQUIS, MAINE; FHL microfilm 10,826.
  14. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 29.
  15. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Sheet 533, line 25.
  16. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 28.

Solomon Bolster1

M, b. 1807
     Solomon Bolster, son of Abraham Bolster and Bathsheba House, was born in 1807.1

     Solomon, married Sophronia Carsley on 6 April 1832.2
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Family: Solomon Bolster and Sophronia Carsley

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, page 162.

Ruth Daggett1

F, b. May 1804, d. 2 March 1880
Ruth Daggett, wife of Jacob Bolster
     Ruth Daggett, daughter of Rev. Thomas Daggett and Ruth Record, was born in May 1804.1,2

     Ruth, married Jacob Bolster, son of Abraham Bolster and Bathsheba House, in 1829.1

     Ruth Daggett died at age 75, on 2 March 1880, at Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine. The census indicated she died from lung fever.1,3

     Ruth Daggett was buried at Lee Cemetery, Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.4

Census

     Jacob Bolster appeared on the 1830 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine. It is most probable Ruth Daggett, his wife, listed as the person, female, 20 under 30. Their child, Luther H., was also with them.5

     Ruth Daggett is probably the female age 30 to 39 listed in the household of her husband, Jacob Bolster, in the 1840 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.6

     Ruth and Jacob appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 6 August 1850. Jacob's real estate was valued at $1000.00. Their children, Luther H., Susan A., Hattie, Ellen and Leroy M. were listed as living with them.7

     Ruth and Jacob appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 2 June 1860.. he worked as a farmer, his real estate valued at $1500.00 and personal property at $770.00. Their children, Susan A., Adelia, Hattie and Leroy M. were listed as living with them.8

     Ruth and Jacob appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 10 June 1870. Jacob's real estate was valued at $2000.00 and personal property at $925.00. They had one non-family member in the household, Ida M. Gallison. Their children, Leroy M. and Adelia, with her son, Lewis, were listed as living with them.9
Last Edited=1 May 2017

Children of Ruth Daggett and Jacob Bolster

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Sheet 533, line 20.
  3. [S219] 1880 Mortality Schedule, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 1, line 20.
  4. [S301] Ruth (Daggett) Bolster tombstone, Lee Cemetery, Headstone Photo taken by John Van Dyke, 07 Jul 2007.
  5. [S148] 1830 1830 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Line 17.
  6. [S88] 1840 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Assumed based on census information.
  7. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Marked 533, line 19 thru 26.
  8. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 25 thru 31.
  9. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 16, line 33 thru 38.
  10. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 27.
  11. [S253] FamilySearch, online https://familysearch.org, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F47Q-DJ3 : accessed 19 May 2015), Octavia Florantine Bolster, 12 Jul 1834; citing CIVIL, DOVER-FOXCROFT, PISCATAQUIS, MAINE; FHL microfilm 10,826.
  12. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 29.
  13. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Sheet 533, line 25.
  14. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 28.

Rev. Thomas Daggett1

M
     Thomas, married Ruth Record.1 Rev. Thomas Daggett began military service on 1 August 1862 at Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, enlisted in Co. B, 2oth Regt., ended 01 July 1863.2

Census

     Rev. Thomas Daggett was listed in the 1890 Veteran Census enlisted in Co. B, 20th Regt. in June 1890 at Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.3
Last Edited=13 Aug 2012

Child of Rev. Thomas Daggett and Ruth Record

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S89] 1890 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Line 8.
  3. [S89] 1890 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 5, Line 8.

Ruth Record1

F
     Ruth, married Rev. Thomas Daggett.1
Last Edited=27 Apr 2009

Child of Ruth Record and Rev. Thomas Daggett

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.

Luther H. Bolster1

M, b. circa 1830
     Luther H. Bolster, son of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, was born circa 1830 at Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.1,2

Census

     Luther H. Bolster is probably the male under age 5 listed in the household of his father, Jacob Bolster, in the 1830 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.3
     Luther H. Bolster is probably the male age 10 to 14 listed in the household of his father, Jacob Bolster, in the 1840 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.4

     Luther H. Bolster appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of his parents, Jacob and Ruth. He was working as a farmer.5
Last Edited=20 Oct 2010

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Sheet 533, line 21.
  3. [S148] 1830 1830 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Line 17.
  4. [S88] 1840 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Assumed based on census information.
  5. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Marked 533, line 19 thru 26.

Susan A. Bolster1,2,3

F, b. December 1832, d. 23 March 1866
Susan Bolster, daughter of Jacob and Ruth Bolster
     Susan A. Bolster, daughter of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, was born in December 1832 at Maine.1,2

     Susan A. Bolster died at age 33, on 23 March 1866.4

     Susan A. Bolster was buried at Lee Cemetery, Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.5

Census

     Susan A. Bolster is probably the female age listed 5 under 10 in the household of her father, Jacob Bolster, in the 1840 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.6

     Susan A. Bolster appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine in the household of her parents, Jacob and Ruth Daggett. She was working as a teacher.7

     Susan A. Bolster appeared on the 1860 Federal Census in the household of her parents Jacob and Ruth of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, she was a teacher in a common school.8
Last Edited=1 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 27.
  3. [S14] Name on Headstone Headstone at cemetery, Cemetery Headstones, Various Locations as stated in "Deaths", Shows middle initial.
  4. [S14] Name on Headstone Headstone at cemetery, Cemetery Headstones, Various Locations as stated in "Deaths", Inscribed on headstone.
  5. [S301] Susan A. Bolster tombstone, Lee Cemetery, Headstone photo taken by John Van Dyke, 11 Sep 2008.
  6. [S88] 1840 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Assumed based on census information.
  7. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Marked 533, line 19 thru 26.
  8. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 25 thru 31.

Adelia Bolster1,2

F, b. 1843
     Adelia Bolster, daughter of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, was born in 1843 at Maine.3,2

     Adelia, married Thomas Eaton circa 1854.1

     Adelia and Thomas were recipients of the sale of the Bolster farm. The sale took place on 14 November 1882 at Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.4

Census

     Adelia Bolster appeared on the 1860 Federal Census in the household of her parents, Jacob and Ruth of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.5

     Adelia Bolster, now married to Thomas Eaton, appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of her parents, Jacob and Ruth.6
Last Edited=10 Aug 2012

Child of Adelia Bolster and Thomas Eaton

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 28.
  3. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162, the reference indicates 1884, however, both parents died before that date. The compiler assumed the date should be 1834.
  4. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: Farm sale was noted in Registry of Deeds.
  5. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 25 thru 31.
  6. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 16, line 33 thru 38.
  7. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 16, line 38.

Thomas Eaton1

M
     Thomas, married Adelia Bolster, daughter of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, circa 1854.1

     Thomas and Adelia were recipients of the sale of the Bolster farm. The sale took place on 14 November 1882 at Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.2
Last Edited=10 Aug 2012

Child of Thomas Eaton and Adelia Bolster

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: Farm sale was noted in Registry of Deeds.
  3. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 16, line 38.

Converse Bolster1

M, b. February 1837, d. 23 August 1838
Converse Bolster, son of Jacob and Ruth Bolster
     Converse Bolster, son of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, was born in February 1837.1

     Converse Bolster died at age 1, on 23 August 1838.1

     Converse Bolster was buried at Lee Cemetery, Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.2
Last Edited=1 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S301] Converse Bolster tombstone, Lee Cemetery, Headstone photo taken by John Van Dyke, 11 Sep 2008.

Lydia R. Bolster1

F, b. January 1839, d. 13 April 1840
Lydia Bolster, dau. of Jacob and Ruth Bolster
     Lydia R. Bolster, daughter of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, was born in January 1839.1

     Lydia R. Bolster died at age 1, on 13 April 1840.1

     Lydia R. Bolster was buried at Lee Cemetery, Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.2
Last Edited=1 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S301] Lydia R. Bolster tombstone, Lee Cemetery, Headstone photo taken by John Van Dyke, 11 Sep 2008.

Walter Sturtevant1

M
     Walter, married Hattie Bolster, daughter of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, on 5 November 1882.1,2
Last Edited=24 Jan 2014

Family: Walter Sturtevant and Hattie Bolster

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S253] FamilySearch, online https://familysearch.org, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F4FH-78S : accessed 24 Jan 2014), Walter W. Sturtevant and Hattie R. Bolster, 15 Nov 1882; GS Film number: 10826.

Leroy M. Bolster1

M, b. 1845
     Leroy M. Bolster, son of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, was born in 1845.1,2

     Leroy, married Parnella E. Oakes, daughter of Danville Oakes and Sybil Spaulding, on 13 September 1872.1

     Leroy M. Bolster in consideration of Fourteen Hundred dollars, bought his homestead farm and all buildings thereon situated in said Foxcroft being Lot numbered two (2) in the third (3) range of Lots in said town, excepting the parts thereof now owned by Alvin Adams and Thomas Towne and also all the South part of Lot numbered four (4) in the fourth (4th) range of lots in said town which lies South of the brook which runs from East to West across said lot, both of said parcels of land containing one hundred and twenty six acres, more or less and being the same premises conveyed me the said Jacob Bolster by two deeds, one from Bathsheba Bolster, dated December 11th, 1826 and recorded in Penobscot Registry of Deeds, Volume 204, page 493, and the other from Bathsheba Bolster dated April 25th 1845, and recorded in Piscataquis of Deeds Volume 8 Page 531, excepting from this conveyance, the parts of said premises, now owned by said Adams and Towne to Jacob Bolster on 10 June 1881. The deed was witnessed by an unknown person and proved by Ephraim Flint, Justice of the Peace.3

     Leroy and Hattie were recipients of the sale of their fathers farm. The sale took place 10 June 1881. This was just four days before their father's passing.4

Census

     Leroy M. Bolster appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of his parents, Jacob and Ruth.5

     Leroy M. Bolster appeared on the 1860 Federal Census in the household of his parents, Jacob and Ruth of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.6

     Leroy M. Bolster appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of his parents, Jacob and Ruth.7

     Leroy M. Bolster appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine in the household of his father, Jacob. He was working as a farmer.8
Last Edited=8 Aug 2012

Children of Leroy M. Bolster and Parnella E. Oakes

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 533, Line 26.
  3. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: Located in Volume 82, Page 481.
  4. [S94] Piscataquis Land Deeds: Farm sale was noted in Registry of Deeds.
  5. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Marked 533, line 19 thru 26.
  6. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 31, line 25 thru 31.
  7. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 16, line 33 thru 38.
  8. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 27, line 21 thru 27.
  9. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Starting at line 21.

Parnella E. Oakes1

F
     Parnella, married Leroy M. Bolster, son of Jacob Bolster and Ruth Daggett, on 13 September 1872.1

Census

     Parnella E. Oakes appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of Jacob Bolster with her husband, Leroy.2
Last Edited=28 Apr 2009

Children of Parnella E. Oakes and Leroy M. Bolster

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 162,.
  2. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Foxcroft, Maine, Page 27, line 21 thru 27.
  3. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Starting at line 21.

Walter Downey1

M
Relationships
6th great-grandfather of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
6th great-grandfather of Ellen June Smith
Last Edited=8 Jan 2014

Child of Walter Downey

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 237, Their surname in this book is spelled Downie.
  2. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 237,.
  3. [S343] Nahum Mitchell, History early settlement of Bridgewater Mass, Page 291.

Wheeler Cross1

M, b. circa 1822
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
2nd great-granduncle of Ellen June Smith
     Wheeler Cross, son of Moses Cross and Sarah Sands, was born circa 1822 at Maine.2

     Wheeler, married Mary H. Chase on 1 September 1848 at Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine.2

Census

     Wheeler Cross is probably the male age 5 under 10 listed in the household of his father, Moses Cross, in the 1830 Federal Census of Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine.3
     Wheeler Cross is probably the male age 15 to 20 listed in the household of his father, Moses Cross, in the 1840 Federal Census.4

     Wheeler and Mary appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 26 July 1850. Wheeler was working as a farmer. His real estate valued at $800.00. Their children, Emma and Martha were listed as living with them.5
Last Edited=21 Jun 2012

Children of Wheeler Cross and Mary H. Chase

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Line 1.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 1.
  3. [S148] 1830 1830 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Page 1.
  4. [S88] 1840 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Year: 1840; Census Place: , Piscataquis, Maine; Roll: 44; Page: 150; Image: 95; Family History Library Film: 0009708.
  5. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 1 thru 4.
  6. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 3.

Mary H. Chase1

F, b. circa 1827
     Mary H. Chase was born circa 1827 at Maine.1

     Mary, married Wheeler Cross, son of Moses Cross and Sarah Sands, on 1 September 1848 at Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine.1

Census

     Mary and Wheeler appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 26 July 1850. Wheeler was working as a farmer. His real estate valued at $800.00. Their children, Emma and Martha were listed as living with them.2
Last Edited=21 Jun 2012

Children of Mary H. Chase and Wheeler Cross

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 1.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 1 thru 4.
  3. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 3.

Martha Cross1

F, b. circa 1837
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
1st cousin 3 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Martha Cross, daughter of Wheeler Cross and Mary H. Chase, was born circa 1837 at Maine.1

Census

     Martha Cross appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine in the household of her parents, Wheeler and Mary H. Chase.2
Last Edited=16 Oct 2010

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 1.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 1 thru 4.

Emma Cross1

F, b. circa October 1849
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Dianne Elizabeth Smith
1st cousin 3 times removed of Ellen June Smith
     Emma Cross, daughter of Wheeler Cross and Mary H. Chase, was born circa October 1849 at Maine.1

Census

     Emma Cross appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine in the household of her parents, Wheeler and Mary H. Chase.2
Last Edited=16 Oct 2010

Citations

  1. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 3.
  2. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Sebec, Maine, Sheet 68, line 1 thru 4.

Lovena Woodbury1,2

F, b. circa 1 October 1846, d. 30 January 1918
Lovena Woodbury, wife of George W. Pratt
     Lovena Woodbury, daughter of John S. Woodbury and Abigail Prescott, was born circa 1 October 1846 at Dover, Piscataquis, Maine.3,4,2

     Lovena, married George W. Pratt at age 29, son of Horatio Pratt and Mary Ann Kimball, on 14 June 1873.1,5

     Lovena, married Moses A. Colburn, son of Abram Colburn and Harriet Averill, on 5 November 1892 at Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, by W. L. Nickerson, Minister of the Gospel.6,7

     Lovena Woodbury died on 30 January 1918, at Dover, Piscataquis, Maine. She died suddenly in her chair. She had a severe attack of bronchitis two weeks prior. Carditis, (inflammation of the heart) was actual cause of death.4,8

     Lovena Woodbury was buried at Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine, Dover Cemetery.9

Census

     Lovena Woodbury appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine in the household of her parents, John and Abigail Prescott.10

     Lovena Woodbury appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, in the household of her parents, John and Abigail.11

     Lovena and George appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Guilford, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 5 June 1880. He was listed as a retail grocer.. Their children, Orman and Fred were listed as living with them.12
Last Edited=29 Mar 2017

Children of Lovena Woodbury and George W. Pratt

Family: Lovena Woodbury and Moses A. Colburn

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 238,.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Record of Death.
  3. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, page 18B.
  4. [S38] Burnham Cemetery, online ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/me/penobscot/garland/cemetery/burnham.txt, ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/me/piscataquis/cemetery/dover.txt.
  5. [S253] FamilySearch, online https://familysearch.org, "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F4FH-MXX : accessed 24 Jan 2014), George W. Pratt and Lovena E. Woodbury, 14 Jun 1873; GS Film number: 10826.
  6. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Copy of Marriage Record.
  7. [S12] Maine State Archives: Bride Name: Woodbury Lovena E.; Bride Town/State: Dover, ME
    Groom Name: Colburn Moses A.; Groom Town/State: Dover, ME
    Date of Marriage: Saturday November 5, 1892.
  8. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Copy of Record of Death.
  9. [S272] Lovena (Woodbury) Pratt-Colburn tombstone, Dover Cemetery, Headstone photo courtesy of FindAGrave.com member #46937639.
  10. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Marked 560, line 5 thru 10.
  11. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 2 thru 7.
  12. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Guilford, Maine, Page 9, line 27 thru 30.
  13. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Page 9, line 29.
  14. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Page 9, line 30.

John S. Woodbury1,2

M, b. 4 April 1815, d. 2 November 1888
John S. Woodbury, husband of Abigail Prescott
     John S. Woodbury, son of James Woodbury and Rebecca "Surname Unknown", was born on 4 April 1815 at Durham, Maine.3,2

     John, married Abigail Prescott circa 1834.1

     John S. Woodbury died at age 73, on 2 November 1888.4

     John S. Woodbury was buried at Dover Cemetery, Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.4

Census

     John and Abigail appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 13 August 1850. John was listed as a farmer. His real estate valued at $600.00.. Their children, Lousia A., Sewell C., Lovena and John Henry were listed as living with them.5

     John appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 14 July 1860.. John was working as a farmer..6

     John and Abigail appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated June 1870. John was working as a farmer. His real estate was valued at $2000.00 and personal property at $497.00.. Their children, Lovena, John Henry, Anna E. and Flora S. (or L.) were listed as living with them.7

     John and Abigail appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 11 June 1880 Their children, Anna E. and Flora S. (or L.) were listed as living with them.8
Last Edited=29 Apr 2017

Children of John S. Woodbury and Abigail Prescott

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 238,.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Copy of Record of Birth.
  3. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, page 18B.
  4. [S171] Find A Grave web site, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 23039424.
  5. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Marked 560, line 5 thru 10.
  6. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine Page 79, line 13 thru 20.
  7. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 2 thru 7.
  8. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 18, line 40 thru 43.
  9. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine Page 79, line 15.
  10. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine Page 79, line 16.
  11. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 5.
  12. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 6.
  13. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 8.

Abigail Prescott1,2

F, b. circa 1819, d. 13 January 1899
Abigail Prescott, wife of John S. Woodbury
     Abigail Prescott was born circa 1819.3

     Abigail, married John S. Woodbury, son of James Woodbury and Rebecca "Surname Unknown", circa 1834.1

     Abigail Prescott died on 13 January 1899.4

     Abigail Prescott was buried at Dover Cemetery, Dover Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine.5

Census

     Abigail and John appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 13 August 1850. John was listed as a farmer. His real estate valued at $600.00.. Their children, Lousia A., Sewell C., Lovena and John Henry were listed as living with them.6

     Abigail and John appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated June 1870. John was working as a farmer. His real estate was valued at $2000.00 and personal property at $497.00.. Their children, Lovena, John Henry, Anna E. and Flora S. (or L.) were listed as living with them.7

     Abigail and John appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine, enumerated 11 June 1880 Their children, Anna E. and Flora S. (or L.) were listed as living with them.8
Last Edited=29 Apr 2017

Children of Abigail Prescott and John S. Woodbury

Citations

  1. [S146] M. D., J. M. Mary Chandler Lowell, Old Foxcroft Maine, Page 238,.
  2. [S21] Ancestry Web Site, online http://www.ancestry.com, Record of Death of daughter, Lovina.
  3. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, page 18B, birth calculatedbased on census info.
  4. [S14] Name on Headstone Headstone at cemetery, Cemetery Headstones, Various Locations as stated in "Deaths", Inscribed on marker.
  5. [S171] Find A Grave web site, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 23039425.
  6. [S86] 1850 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Marked 560, line 5 thru 10.
  7. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 2 thru 7.
  8. [S3] 1880 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 18, line 40 thru 43.
  9. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine Page 79, line 15.
  10. [S85] 1860 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine Page 79, line 16.
  11. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 5.
  12. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 6.
  13. [S84] 1870 Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah, Dover, Maine, Page 13, line 8.
 
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