G. T. (Gideon Tibbetts) Ridlon.

History of the families Millingas and Millanges of Saxony and Normandy, comprising genealogies and biographies of their posterity surnamed Milliken, Millikin, Millikan, Millican, Milligan, Mulliken and Mullikin, A. D. 800-A. D. 1907; containing names of thirty thousand persons, with copious notes on online

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called, which branches from the Buxton road about six miles from the Saco city
precincts. Here he spent the remainder of his life, and d. Apr. 30, 1852. His
wife, b. in 1772, d. Mar. 4, 1859. There were nine children, of whom more
with 6th generation.

6. Abigail Milliken" (2), fourth daughter of Edward* (2), was b. in Scarbro,
Me., Nov. 4, 1768, and d. in infancy.

7. Abigail Milliken^ (3), fifth daughter of Edward* (2), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Mar. 26, 1771; and was m. Aug. 22, 1787, to Daniel Harmon.

8. Anna Milliken'^ (2), sixth daughter of Edward* (2), was b. in Scarbro,
Me., Nov. 19, 1773; was m. Jan. 31, 1796, to William Moses. Her husband d.
in Freedom, N.H., Sept. 29, 1829, and she was m. secondly, to William Berry

* This house remained habitable till about i860, when it was taken down and replaced
by the present two-story structure. In the old house had lived four generations of Millikens.
It was sold in 1892 to Frank Tarbox, after a period of one hundred and thirty years.





of Buxton, where she d. July 30, 1865, aged 92 years.* She h;ul nine children
by her first husband, named as follows:

I. Cyrus Mosks, h. Sept. 2, 1796, in Scarbro; m. Eunice Underwood,
of the "Nine Pines" family (she b. Apr. 2, 1798; d. June 23, 1891),
Mar. JO, iSu), 1)\ I'ldcr Dcniu't. He remi)\tMl to Eaton, N.Ii., at the
time when so many Sairbro and Buxton families .settled in the wilder-
ness of that mountainous region, where he remained until after the
decease of his father, when he removed to Ereedom villaj^e, where he
worked for a year at his trade, shoemakinff. He then moved down to
the "South road," in Parsonsfield, thence in about a year to Saco, and
linally ("my breth'ring") to Standish, where, in the "Boulter neighbor-
hood," he continued until his death, Feb. 11, 1885. He was an up-
right man, good townsman, and faithful Christian. Nine children.
IT. A15RAHAM Moses, b. Dec. 6, 1798, in Scarbro; d. aged 4, Oct. 27, 1802.

111. Frances Moses, b. Jan. 24, 1801; was m. ist, to I'ristram Ayer of
Saco; 2d, to Samuel Came of Buxton.

w. William Moses, b. June 14, 1804, in Scarbro. He m. ist, Mary
Bkrry; 2d, Adaline, daughter of Daniel Harmon of Beech Ridge,
June I, 1831; 3d, Ann Berry, July 31, 1843. He lived in a large,
two-storied house on the old Berry farm. He d. Sept. 29, 1849 ("O-
His wife d. Nov. 22, 1849 (^)- Fi^'c children.
V, George Moses, b. Nov. 4, 1806, in Buxton; m. Elizabeth Wilkin-
son of Eaton, N.H. (who d. Sept. 15, 1874), Feb. 11, 1830. He was
living in Freedom, N.H., on a beautiful place, his buildings removed
a little back from the carriage-road, and fronted by fine shade-trees.
Although so advanced in Ufe, he was hale, hearty, and mirthful; a pru-
dent farmer, good citizen, peaceful neighbor. From statements made
by him and from the records found in his father's Bible, this family
history was largely comjnled. He d. aged 92, in 1898. Six children.

VI. Mary Moses, b. ]SIay 10, 1809, in Buxton, Me. She was m. ist, to
James Httntress; 2d, to Nathaniel Cross.

VII. Horace Moses, b. Aug. 17, 1811, in Buxton, Me.; m. Pelina Young,

of Eaton, N.H.; d. Apr. 26, 1880.
VIII. Edward Moses, b. Feb. 9, 1814; m. Mary Ann Milliken, Nov.
29, 1837, and settled in Scarbro. He has also resided in Saco and in
Massachusetts; living in 1893.

IX. Eliza Moses, b. Jan. 30, 1817; m. William Berry of Buxton; living
in 1893.

9. Joseph Milliken'' (3), third son of Edward* (2), b. in Scarbro, Me., Feb. 6,
1776; m. Nov. 27, 1800, M.ary Belcher Tarbox, b. Oct. 16, 1777; d. May
31, 1848. After marriage he moved with his wife and two children to Farming-
ton, Me. The journey, which occupied nearly a week, was made in the winter
of 1805. In 1807 he })ur(liased land upon which he settled and brought uj) his
family of nine children, giving all the advantages of education, and taught them
industry and economy. His eight sons were trained in agricultural pursuits,
which they al)andoned, and chose professional and mechanical vocations which
were more congenial to their tastes. The family was one of great vitality, and

* There is a miniature of Mrs. Mixses in possession of her grandson, Rensselaer Moses
of Ea. Freedom, N.H., which represents her as a beautiful old lady.


the circle remained unbroken during the parents' lifetime. Mr. Milliken d.
Aug. 7, 1850. See 6th generation.

10. Dorcas Milliken^ (2), seventh daughter of Edward* (2), was b. in Scarbro,
Me., Nov. 3, 1778; d. Jan. 24, 1853, single.


1. William Milliken^ (1), eldest son of John* (1), wash, in Scarbro, Me., Apr.
31, 1762; m. Feb. 26, 1784, to Catherine Harmon in that town. He was a
seaman, drowned at Hell Gate, New York Harbor, in 1799. In those days
superstitions and ghosts, apparitions and house-haunters, prevailed ; and while a
storm was on, a female saw, on a window-pane, the outline of a coffin, and in-
stantly predicted William's death. She probably told of this appearance a]ter
the news of his death had reached his family.

2. Jeremiah Milliken^ (1), second son of John* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Feb. 30, 1764; m. Jane Carll of that town, Mar. 12, 1789. She was b. Dec.

20, 1767, and d. Aug. 24, 1828. He settled in Buxton, where Aaron McKenney
afterwards lived, between the Duck Pond and Scarbro Corner. His son Benja-
min sold this fine old homestead, and moved with his father to Maxfield, Me.;
and the old gentleman, becoming discontented, came to Salmon Falls on the
Saco, and lived with his son William until his death, Apr. i, 1841. By this
union there were nine children. See 6th generation.

3. Abigail Milliken^ (3), eldest daughter of John* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Feb. 4, 1766; was m. to Daniel Harmon, Aug. 22, 1788.

4. Benjamin Milliken^ (6), third son of John* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me., Jan.
3, 1768; d. Oct. II, 1771.

5. Sally Milliken^ (2), second daughter of John* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Nov. 27, 1769; was m. to Dr. Alvan Bacon, and was the mother of Drs. Horace
and Alvan Bacon, late of Biddeford, Me.

6. Pamelia Milliken^ (1), third daughter of John* (1), b. in Scarbro, Me., Oct.
25, 1772; was m. May 6, 1796, to Col. William Moody, a son of William Pep-
perill and Elizabeth (Scamman) Moody, b. July 10, 1770. He "kept tavern" on
the Portland road not distant from Saco. Pamelia d. Feb. 16, 1861, aged 89
years. Their children, as follows:

I. Andrew Moody, b. Feb. 21, 1797; d. June 26, 1811.

n. Oliver Mooday, b. Jan. 18,. 1801.

in. Richard Moody, b. Mar. 8, 1803.

IV. Elizabeth Moody, b. Mar. 25, 1807.

V. Elbridge G. Moody, b. July 4, 1810.

VI. Sarah Moody, b. Jan. 27, 1814.

VII. William P. Moody, b. May 16, 18 16, who was the well-known harness-
maker in Saco.

7. IVIehitable Milliken^ (1), fourth daughter of John* (1), was b. in Scarbro,
Me., Jan. 2, 1774; was m. Nov. 12, 1800, to John Hasty of Topsham, Me.

8. Dorcas Milliken'' (2), fifth daughter of John* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me., Oct.

21, 1776; d. Sept. 4, 1778.

9. Capt. Benjamin Milliken^ (6), sixth son of John* (1), b. in Scarbro, Me.,
July 4, 1779; m. Mar. i, 1804, to Betsey Simonton in that town, and lived in a
brick house near Dunstan Corner. He was the last representative sent by his


town to the General Court in Boston, before Maine became a State. He had
issue eight children. See 6th generation.

10. Dorcas Milliken'^ (3), si.xth daughtor of John* (1), was born in Scarbro, Me.,
Jan. 24, 17S1. She was m. to I)k. Rui us Hurniiam of Unity, ^le.

11. John M. Milliken^ (4), seventh son of John* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Apr. II, 1783; d. Apr. 20, 1783.


1. Abraham Milliken' (1), eldest son of Lemuel* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
July 16, 1770; m. Aug. 20, 1792, to Jimim.\ Fitts, and .settled in Scarbro. He
was called "Captain Abram." He d. May 3, 1847, iiged 66 years. There were
five children, of whom with 6th generation.

2. Mary Milliken" (2), eldest daughter of Lemuel* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
July 15, 1772, and was the wife of Pearsons. They settled down East.

3. Susan Milliken'' (1), second daughter of Lemuel* (1), b. in Scarbro, Jan. 14,
1775; was m. Sept., 1793, to Jeremiah Warren, son of Benjamin and Elizabeth
of Scarbro, b. Aug. 30, 1771, and d. Sept. 13, 1835. She d. Apr. i, 1868. Chil-
dren named as follows:

I. Abram M. Warren, b. Apr. 9, 1795; m. Hannah Willey of Portland

and "went East."
n. Mary Warren, b. Oct. 4, 1798; m. Edward LE.A\TrT.

III. George Warren, b. Apr. i, 1800; m. Phebe Parsons, his cousin, and
settled in Mariaville, Me.

IV. Martha Warren, b. Sept. 4, 1802; m. John Leavitt of Scarbro, and
d. Jan. 24, 1866.

V. Samuel M. Warren, b. Oct. 9, 1805; m., when 60, to Mrs. Harriet

(Rice) Cox, and d. Dec. 4, 1872.
VI. Benjamin \\'arren, b. June 20, 1808; d. single, Aug. 5, 1827.
VII. Eliz.abeth B. Warren, b. Mar. 24, 1811; m. Feb. 18, 1835, to Oliver

PiLLSBURY of Parsonsfield, and d. Feb. 23, 1846.
VIII. Sarah M. Warren, b. Sept. 13, 1814; m. King Leavitt of Scarbro; d.
June 13, 1867.
IX. William Warren, b. Sept. 16, 181 7; m. Experiance Rice, sister of
Harriet Rice.

4. Margaret Milliken'' (1), third daughter of Lemuel* (1), was b. in Scarbro,
Me., Dec. 22, 1777; m. John Erkh.art, a Scotchman, and settled down East.

5. Samuel Milliken^ (1), second son of Lemuel* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Ale.,
Dec. 19, 1780, and was lost at sea by falling from the mast-head.

6. Phebe Milliken^ (2), fourth daughter of Lemuel* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Nov, 19. 1782; became the wife of Jonathan Marshall, Apr. 22, 1804.

7. Jacob Milliken^ (1), third son of Lemuel* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me., Jan. 4,
1784; m. Sarah Leavitt, who was b. Sept. 30, 1785, and d. Apr. 8, 1870, aged
85 years. He was a man of remarkable vitality and activity, who retained his
faculties until he reached the patriarch age of 100 years and 9 months, dying Oct.
13, 1884. The one hundredth anniversary of his birth was celebrated at his
home in Scarbro, on Jan. 4, 1884, and five children, several grandchildren and
great-grandchildren, with numerous relatives and townspeople, assembled to do
the old man honor. He gave all a most cordial greeting, and conversed with


much animation about affairs of "ye olden time," evincing a strong and concise
memory. He was born five years before the inauguration of the first President
of the United States. He said he voted for Thomas Jefferson when nominated
for a second term, although he lacked two months of his majority; and when
asked how he could do that, he said an uncle was a selectman that year, and that
people were not as particular as they are now. Only a few years before his death
the author saw him in Saco, and he did not appear to be more than seventy. He
served in the war of 1812, and drew a pension. Jacob Milliken appHed for
pension, Mar., 1878, aged 93, residence Scarbro, Me. Was sergeant in Capt.
Ebenezer Andrews' Co. of Col. John Burbank's regiment, Mass. Militia. Was
called out at Scarbro, served 14 days, and discharged Sept. 23, 1814. Was 29
years of age at time. A "ship-carpenter." His pension claim was granted.
There were nine children. See 6th generation.




To your patriarchal feast
In our country's farthest East,
I, a stranger, not a guest,
Greeting send from farthest West.

Somewhere, in some far-off line,
Blood of yours was blood of mine;
So they say. It matters not;
Since were we of alien race
Strange of color, tongue and face,
Kalmac, Tartar, Hottentot,
Mongol, Afric, Indian —
Trace the races he who can —
White, or black, or red, or brown.
Safe it is to write it down,
At the one great FatJier's knee,
Common children, all, are we.

So, my Kinsman, health and peace!
Can I say, "Your years increase,"
When the full threescore and ten
Meted unto common men —
Limit of the toil and strife,
The strange mystery called Life —
Long your steps have overpast?
Strange it is our thoughts to cast
Down a century's long track
In one lifetime looking back!

Why! when you first saw the light,

Scarcely how to wear aright

Her young freedom — strange and new

As this world of ours to you —

Did our maiden nation know.

You have seen her empire grow,
Rise of sun to set of sun,
Lands of fire and lands of snow.
Gathered, blended, one by one,
As the light of stars is blent
In one glorious firmament; —
Till our timid Princess towers
Queen above her sister powers.


You have seen her fair head bowed
Thrice beneath a bloody cloud;
Thrice triumphant, wear the crown
Of a (ianj^cr l)attlc<l down;
IMiriic her hands the sword release
Fur the lil)-blooms of peace.

Stranger yet — fulfilment bold

Of that wild, weird vision, told

By a wizard, burned of old

For his magic, — name it we

Rather his true prophecy, —

You have known; upon the sea

Sailless, oarlcss, ships to row;

Carriage without horse to go;

Man in air to move like bird;

Air to burn; and uttered word

At a thousand miles be heard;

Round the whole great globe a belt

Like a living pulse be felt;

Even the sun, — and this is worse, ^

Monarch of our Universe, —

Forced with artist's touch to trace

Portraits of our mortal race

Is the age of miracles

At an end, indeed, when still,

Day by day, and hour by hour,

Is unfolded some new power,

New, and yet as old as Time,

Waiting for the touch sublime,

Waiting but the master mind

To reveal it to mankind ?

Surely God is with the earth,

Now, as at her hour of birth;

Still he walks her gardens wide

Morning-time and evening-tide;

Clearly still His mighty word

By the listening ear is heard.

Man of years and silver hair,
Great the honor which you bear
In the "added length of days"
He has given. Give Him praise!

May that vast mysterious Will
Grant thee added blessings still
Everv hour that yet is thine
Link with mortal the divine,
Till thy hundred years shall be
Merged into eternity!

Oakland. Cal., Dec. 24, 1883.


1. Edward Milliken^ (4), eldest son of Samuel^ (1), was b. in Mt, Desert, Me.,
June 21, 1770; d. Mar. 21, 1770.

2, Joanna Milliken^ (1), eldest daughter of Samuel^ (1), b. in Mt. Desert, Me.,
Sept. 24, 1772; was m. to Capt. Isaac Ober in December, 1798, and d. Apr.,
1S61, aged 88 years and 6 months. Joanna and husband moved from Sedg\\ick,
Mc., to Centre Trcmont. ^le., where they lived in a log house for three years,
then built a good framed house. Children named as follows:


I. Joanna Ober, b. Feb. i, 1799; m. John C. Somes, Mar., 1818; d. July

23, 1868.
II. Mahala Ober, b. Jan. 11, 1801; d. unmarried, June 27, 1879.
in. Isaiah Ober, b. Dec. 20, 1802; m. Emma Eaton.
IV. Abigail Ober, b. Feb. 6, 1805; ™- William Richardson, Nov. 29,

1827; d. Jan, 17, 1898.
V. Rachel S. Ober, b. Nov. 5, 1806; m. Timotecy Billings, 1839;

d. June 9, 1878.
VI. Isaac M. Ober, b. Oct. 6, 1808; m. Mrs. Buriah Swain Ober, 1842;

d. Dec, 1853.
vii. Martha R. Ober, b. Sept. 27, 1811 ; m. Rev. John Brown, July, 1834.
VHL Susan M. Ober, b. Oct. 19, 1813; m. Samuel O. Harper, Mar., 1836;
d. Oct. 24, 1889.

3. Martha Milliken^ (1), second daughter of Samuel^ (1), was b. in Mt. Desert,
Me., Dec. 13, 1774; was m. Feb. 23, 1796, to James Reed, and d. in the fall of
1876, aged loi years and 10 months. A son, E. D. Reed, is living in Tremont,
Me.; P.O. Seal Cove, Me.

I. James Reed, b. Apr. 17, 1792; m. Triphena Robbins.

n. William Reed, b. May 5, 1794; m. Sally Appleton.

III. Martha Reed, b. June 18, 1796; m. Josiah Cunningham.

IV. Susanna Reed, b. July 12, 1798; m. Jonathan Dawes.
V, Mercy Reed, b. Oct. 17, 1800; m. Benjamin Farrell.

VI. Phebe Reed, b. Dec. 12, 1802; m. Samuel Sprague.

VII. Rhoda Reed, b. Apr. 30, 1805; m. Samuel Rogers.

VIII. Ezra D. Reed, b. July 17, 1807; m. Lorenia Flye, b. Oct. 10, 1813,
d. June 3, 1883; he d. May 24, 1897.

IX. Abigail Reed, b. Sept. 25, 1809; m. Samuel Sprague.

X. Polly Reed, b. Dec. 2, 1811; did not m.

XI. Lemuel Reed, b. May 17, 1814; d. in infancy.

xn. Lemuel Reed, b. Aug. 17, 1815; m. Lydia Norwood.

XIII. George Reed, b. Jan. 19, 1820; m. Harriet Farrell.

4. Samuel Milliken^ (3), second son of Samuel* (1), was b. in Mt. Desert, Me.,
March 12, 1777; m. Sally Sawyer, July 12, 1806, and d. Sept. i, 1832, aged 55
years, 5 months. A numerous family. He d. in Boston, Mass.

5. Dea. Simeon Milliken^ (1), third son of Samuel* (1), was b. in Mt. Desert,
Me., Jan. 26, 1779; m. Feb. 12, 1805, Rachel Wasgatt; d. Dec. 2, 1864, aged
85 years. Deacon Milliken was a man widely known, and highly respected for
his devotion as a Christian, and his unimpeachable honor. Firm of conviction
and uncompromising, yet full of kindness and compassion. He caused to be
published a small book in memory of his sons who died when young men, and
this has been entailed, with many records, in the MiUiken family by will. He
had issue, as will appear with 6th generation.

6. Susanna Milliken'* (3), third daughter of Samuel* (1), was b. in Mt. Desert,
Me., Nov. 17, 1781; was married to Capt. Samuel Gott of Gott's Island (b.
Oct. 20, 1777), Nov., 1806, and d. June 5, 1859, aged 77 years and 6 months.
Her children were named as follows:

I. Salome B. Gott, b. Sept. 3, 1807; m. Abram Morrison, June, 1856.
II. Susanna Gott, b. Aug. i, 1809; "^- Daniel Rich, Apr. 7, 1829.
III. William Gott, b. Aug. 23, 1811; m. Mary Smith, Jan., 1838.


IV. Samuel M. Gott, b. June 8, 1813; m. Hannah H. Richardson, Jan.

I, 1837 (she b. Mar, 8, 1817); d. Nov. ig, 1895.
V. Daniel Gott, b. May 31, 181 7; unm.
w. PiiKHE M. Gott, b. June 9, 1819; m. Daniel Jordan, Sept., 1838.

7. Phebe Milliken'^ (2), fourth daughter of Samuel'' (1), was b, in Mt. Desert,
Me., Aug. 6, 1784; d. Nov. 17, 1812; single.

8. Abigail Milliken'' (4), fifth daughter of Samuel* (1), was b. at Pretty Marsh,
Me., July 26, 1787; was m. Nov., 1808, to Joshua Sawyer of 'Fremont, Me.,
and d. May 2, 1862, aged 74 years and 9 months. She had a family of eleven
children who lived to maturity.

I. Joshua Sawyer, d. Jan. 8, 1831, aged 20; unm.

n. SoPHRONiA Sawyer, m. Lewis Freeman, and lived in 'Fremont, Me.

III. Jacob Sawyer, m. Caroline Briggs; lived in 'Fremont, Me.

IV. Eliza M. Sawyer, m. George Pinco; d. in Tremont, Me.

V. Benjamin Sawyer, m. Charlotte Dodge; d. in Tremont, Me.
VI. Edward M. Sawyer, d. in Trenton, Me., 1881; single.
VII. Amanda B. Sawyer, m. William L. Tinker; lives in Sedgwick, Me.
VIII. William P. Sawyer, m. Nancy Newman; lives in Tremont, Me.
IX. Caleb H. Sawyer, m. Clara Pray, and lives in Tremont, Me.

X. Ji^LiA C. Sawyer, m. Levi B. Wyman; lives in Ellsworth, Me.

9. Mary Milliken* (3), sixth daughter of Samuel* (1), was born in Pretty Marsh,
Me., Feb. 2, 1791; m. George Butler of Mt. Desert, Me., Jan. i, 1835; d.
Oct. 7, 1874. No issue.

10. Prudence Milliken' (1), seventh daughter of Samuel* (1), was b. at Pretty
Marsh, Me., Sept. 29, 1793; m. Capt. Thomas Walls, 1818, and d. in Phila-
delphia, 1870.

11. Rachel Milliken'^ (4), eighth daughter of Samuel* (1), was b. at Pretty
Marsh, Aug. 8, 1808; was m. Jan. i, 1834, to Andrew L.\pham. She d. Mar.
19, 1876. He was b. Aug. 21, 1811, and d. Mar. 7, 1889. Her children were
named as follows:

I. MELiNDALAPHAM,b. Oct. 27, 1834; m. James T. Clark, b. June 27,1829.
II. Hannah Lapham, b. Sept. 13, 1836; m. O. H. Fernald, Mar. 6, 1859,

and d. Oct. 29, 1864.
ni. Kate Lapham, b. June 23, 1838; m. John W. Lunt; d. Nov. 14, 1877.
IV. Samuel C. Lapham, b. July 9, 1841; lost at sea, Nov., 1865.

V. Andrew A. Lapham, b. Julv 21, 1843; "^- Nancy Young; lost at sea,
Oct. 21, 1887.

^^. Roscoe G. Lapham, b. Oct. 9, 1845; ^n- Anna Kelley.
VII. Emma L.\pham, b. Nov. 26, 1847; m. William S. Murphey; d. Nov.

23, 1880.


1. Ann Milliken'' (1), eldest daughter of Jeremiah* (1), b. in Scarbro, ]Me., July
31, 1771; was m. Aug. 29, 1795, to George Harmon of said town.

2. James Milliken* (1), eldest son of Jeremiah* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Dec. 4, 1772; m. Sally Fitts, May 2, 1797, and settled in Portland, Me. He
was said to have had children born there. No record found.

3. Isaac Milliken'' (1), second son of Jeremiah* (1), was b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Sept. 25, 1774; m. Mary Libby of that town, Oct. 9, 1803, and had issue four


children. He d., and she was m. to Robert Hasty of Limington. She d. Jan.

3, 1876, aged 100 years. These Milhkens Hved in Parsonsfield, Me.

I. Susan Milliken", daughter Isaac and Mary, m. Lewis Goodwin,
and d. 1889 in Salem, Mass.

II. Mary Ann Milliken*', daughter Isaac and Mary, m. John Lougee,
son of John Lougee of Parsonsfield, and d. in Winterport, Me. Her
children were named Angeline R., Carolyn B., Susan G., and Frank H.

4. Shuah Milliken'' (1), second daughter of Jeremiah* (1), was b. in Scarbro,
Me., Apr. 25, 1776; was m. Mar. 8, 1808, as second wife, to Jonathan Pills-
bury, b. May 15, 1762, who m., first, Betsey Carll, by whom he had six
children, — David,* Joseph, Anna, Mary, Mehitable, and Miriam. Mrs. Shuah
PiLLSBURY lived in Scarbro until after the death of her husband in 1833, and was
m., second, to William Burton of Gorham, Me., who predeceased her, and she
went to live with her youngest son, William C. Pillsbury of Limington, Me.,
where she d. Nov. 20, 1864, aged 88 years. She was the mother of eight chil-
dren, whose names follow:

I. John Pillsbury, b. Dec. 14, 1808; m. Oct. 25, 1832, Mrs. Mary A.
Foss, b. Nov. 16, 1808, and d. Oct. 5, 1891. He lived on a small farm
at Dunstan Landing, West Scarbro, Me. He was by trade a ship-
carpenter. He d. Mar. 12, 1847.

II. Charles C. Pillsbury, b. Nov. 3, 1810; m. Oct. 21, 1832, Eunice
M. Waterhouse, b. Oct. 15, 1810, and d. Feb. 15, 1890. He d. July
28, 1893. Ship-carpenter and farmer. Lived at West Scarbro.

III. Amos P. Pillsbury, b. Nov. 29, 181 2; m. May 31, 1840, Sarah
French, b. Aug. 12, 1821. He was by trade a shoemaker; d. at Saco,
Me., Oct. 31, 1874.

rv. Noah D. Pillsbury, b. Feb. 5, 181 5; d. at home unm.when a young man.

V. Betsey C. Pillsbury, b. Feb. 6, 181 7; was m. to Charles Davis,

and Hved on a large farm in Durham, Me., where she d. Oct. 24, 1874.

VI. William C. Pillsbury, b. Jan. 9, 1820; m. Jan. i, 1846, to Nancy
Frost, b. Sept. 12, 1813, and d. Mar. 3, 1865. He m. second. May
20, 1868, Maria N. Frost, b. Feb. 26, 1835, now living in Liming-
ton, Me., where her husband d. Sept. 15, 1895, at the age of 75 years.
He was a farmer, and prominent citizen. His home was a large brick
mansion between Limington Corner and North Limington.

* David Pillsbury, eldest son of Jonathan and Betsey Carll, b. Aug. 15, 1788, was
m. to Mary, daughter of Samuel and Mary (Avery) Coolbroth, b. Mar. 26, 1787, who was
granddaughter of Rebecca Milliken, who eloped on snow-shoes to m. George Coolbroth.
They removed to Parsonsfield, and lived at "Pillsbury Corners," afterwards so called, where
David d. Feb. 14, 1855; his widow d. at Kezar Falls Village, Aug. 2, 1874. They were in-
terred in the cemetery on the hill at th« latter place. They were Quakers. Descendants as

(i) Oliver, b. May 23, 1810; m. Elizabeth B. Warren, b. Mar. 24, i8ri; d. Feb. 23,
1846; he d. June 30, 1840. One daughter, Mary Susan, b. June 24, 1837; m. Albion
P. Benton, deceased, and is now living.

(2) David, b. Aug. 15, 1814; m. Oct. i, 1839, Sarah E. Banks (now living), b. June 30,
1814. He d. July 13, 1880.

(3) Mary Jane, b. Dec. 11, 1818; d. Aug. 7, 1844.

(4) Martha Ann, b. Dec. 11, 1818; m. Sept. 12, 1839, Israel P. Banks, and d. Dec.
18, 1843-

(5) George W., b. Mar. 13, 1825; m. Oct. 30, 1847, Elizabeth, daughter Zebulon and
Betsey (Collins) Berry of Pownal, Me., and lived in Newmarket, N. H.

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vn. Tristram Pillsbury, b. Mar. 28, 1822; d. in 1824.
vm. Sarah M. Pillsbury, b. July 28, 1823; was m. first, to Frederick
Waterhouse; second to Samuel H. Bell, July 6, 1854, who d. July 12,
1866; third, Sept. 29, 1867, to George B. Downer; fourth, Nov. 11,
187 1, to Samuel Peck, who d. Feb. 23, 1898. The last was a printer.
His son lives at 74 Concord St., Woodford's, Me.

5. Capt. Rufus Milliken' (1), third son of Jeremiah' (1), b. in Scarbro, Me.,
Mar. 9, 1778; m. Jane Coolbroth of that town, Nov. 15, 1803, and was for

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