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ii. JOHN, m. -- Taylor.
iii. WILLIAM, m. Young.
iv. MARTHA, m. Hamlin.
v. THOMPSON, m. Polly Knowles, Sept., 1826.

NATHANIEL MYRICK, first Town Treasurer. Wife Elizabeth. i. ABIGAIL, b. Oct. 10, 1769. ii. JOSEPH, b. April 16, 1774. iii. Mary, b. June 10, 1776(?); m. Amos Doane. iv. NATHANIEL, b. July 7, 1778.

ELIZABETH, b. Feb. 12, 1781. vi. SOLOMON, b. Feb. 7, 1783. vii. REUBEN, b. Aug. 12, 1786. ANDREW PATTERSON, lived in West Hampden. Chairman of first Board of Selectmen. Son Andrew, Jr.


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HARDING Snow from Wellfleet; died Oct., 1846, aged 93. Married Betsey Cobb; she died Sept. 9, 1856. Their son:

i. Calvin, m. Sophronia Holland, 1825. Eleven children. JOSEPH Snow, first wife Susan ; second wife, Lydia. Cbildren :

i. SAMUEL, b. Eastham, Aug. 21, 1786.
ii. ELLEN, b. Oct. 22, 1787.
iii. By second wife. Susan, b. Dec. 11, 1793.
iv. RUTH, b. Sept. 9, 1795.

Nath. b. Aug. 13, 1797.
vi. HANNAH, b. Hampden, Aug. 24, 1799.
vii. DEAN, b. April 20, 1803.

SHEBNA SWETT, one of the first board of selectmen. His will, May 26, 1804, pro June 2, 1817, grandson, Reuben Young, administrator or executor. Wife Dorothy, widow, died July 23, 1822, aged 82. i. ABIGAIL, m.

Young. ii. BETSEY, m.

Ward. iii. ABIAL, m. Dunning. iv. RUTH, m.

Holbrook. BETHIAH, m. Simpson. vi. RACHEL, m. Patterson. SIMEON SMITH, born Halifax, Mass., March 19, 1754. Married first Polly Day, of Gloucester, Oct. 23, 1778. She died in Hampden, Feb. 27, 1795. Married second Widow Ruth Stubbs. Children :

i. POLLY, b. Aug. 4, 1779.
ii. SIMON, b. Sept. 27, 1780.
iii. DANIEL, b. Feb. 20, 1782.
iv. DWINEL (2) July 26, 1783.

SAMUEL, b. Dec. 8, 1734; d. Dec. 15.


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vi. SAMUEL, b. Jan. 8. 1786; d. Dec. 25, 1788.
vii. SALLY, b. May 10, 1787.
viii. ELIZABETH, Feb. 15. 1789.
ix. SAMUEL, b. May 18, 1790.

DANIEL, b. Sept. 27, 1791. xi. HANNAH, b. Feb. 19, 1793. xii. John, b. Jan. 12, 1795. xiii. BENJAMIN, b. June 11, 1797. xiv. JONATHAN, b. March 16, 1799. xy. COLUMBUS, b. Feb. 4, 1802. ZEBULON YOUNG, married first Phebe ; married second, Widow Martha Brooks Dillingham, of Henry. Children:

i. ZEBULON, b. March 3, 1791.
ii. BANGS, b, March 3, 1793.
iii. ISAAC, b. July 31, 1798.
iv. ROBERT, b. March 27, 1500.

ELIZABETH, b. Dec. 2, 1801.
vi. ELNORA, b. March 3, 1804.
vii. By second wife. MARY ANN, b. Nov. 15, 1815; d. unmarried.
viii. WILLIAM, b. May 20, 1818; d. unmarried.

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BENJAMIN WHEELER from Durbam, N. H., between 17671772. He settled on the north side of Sowadabscook Stream on one of the ten lots granted by General Waldo to the ten first settlers at or near the stream. He built mills and a house near the house now owned by General James H. Butler. The place was named Wheelerborough Plantation. He died about 1777. After 1777. Petition to General Court. He also took up a lot in Orrington prior to 1773, which he sold Samuel Wiswell.* He married Elizabeth who, as his widow bad lot 26 as an early settler's lot.

I have not a correct list of children, but give them : i. SARAH WHEELER, b. in Durham, N. H., Jan. 30, 1762; m. Gen. John

Crosby of Hampden. He d. May 25, 1843, aged 86. Eleven children.

See vol. II, page 110. She d. May 28, 1828. ii. BENJAMIN WHEELER, JR., b. Durham, Jan. 1, 1763; came to Hampden with his father and lived there. He m. Joanna

She b. Mar. 12, 1770. Children:

1. Elizabeth, b. Nov. 4, 1786.
2. Hannah, b. Aug. 29, 1788.
3. Benjamin, b. April 29, 1790; d. May 8, 1806.
4. Joel, b. May 24, 1792.
5. William, b. March 7, 1794.
6. Robert B., b. April 6, 1789; member of Hampden church, 1817.
7. Crosby, b. Feb. 27, 1798; member of Hampden church, 1817.

8. Joanna Crosby, b. Mar. 17, 1800.
iii. ROBERT WHEELER, in Hampden, Oct., 1784 and 1794.
iv. WILLIAM WHEELER, in Hampden, Oct., 1784 and 1794.

DANIEL WHEELER, in Hampden, Oct., 1784 and 1794.


Ante Vol. 6, page 27.


1789, Abijah Cole to Anne Williams.
1790, Nathaniel Allen to Lucy Godfrey.
1791, Job Gibbs to Abigail Libbey.
1792, January, Peter Godfrey to Polly Moor.

September, Nahum Gubtail to Sally Rolf.
September, Tobias Allen to Mehitable Gammons.
September, Joseph Young to Elvi Tracy.

September, Alex McCaleb? to Hannah Lockwood. 1794, Jan. Ben Ash Jr., to Bet Ash of Sullivan.

Jan. 1o, Ichabod Willie of Narraguagus to Sally Furnald. 1794,

Feb. 3, Joseph Moore to Polly Simonton.

July 10, Jacob Townsley to Mrs. Hannah Shaw.* 1795, May 22, Bradfield Doar of Pleasant River to Miss Ruth Whit

ten, of this town.

Nov. 12, William Shaw and Dolly Moore, both of this town. 1804, May 6, Capt. S. Mackey to Mrs. Eunice (Jones) Seaman.


FROM THE TOWN RECORDS, 1796-1806. 1796, Sept. 28, David Joy and Susanna Tibbets, of Ipping.

Nov. 7, Josiah Moore and Dorcas Godfrey. 1797, April 4, John Moore and Hannah Allen of Passamaquoddy.

May 10, William Rolf and Lucy Tracy.
May 22, George Whitaker of No. 1, commonly called


May 27, Wm. Moore of Sullivan and Lucy Ash. 1798, April 2, Aaron Rolf and Dorcas Tracy, (Joseplı Tillinghast,

Town Clerk.)
April 24, John Joy, Jr., and Hannah Fickett.
May 7, Gowin Wilson and Lydia Libby.
July 10, Joseph Libbey and Bathsheba Gibbs.

Sept. 22, Elisha Goodwin and Polly. Tracy.
1799, Jan. 26, John Wooster of Columbia and Polly Furnald,
1804, Oct, 2, Čapt. Asa Green of Surry and Lydia Furnald.

Lemuel Weeks Crabtree of Sullivan and Eliza Littlefield. 1805, May 25, Joseph Chipman Ward ard Mary Noonan.

Aug. 31, Andrew Sargent and Sally Pinkham.
Nov. 12, Moses Goodwin and Susan Jones.

Dec. 15, John Kelly and Polly Sargent.
1806, May 17, Peletiah Moore and Nabby Gammons.

May 24, Elisha Jones and Mrs. Lois Taft.
June 26, Isaac Bunker, second, and Jenny Lyman, of Eden.

Dec. 5, Samuel Hancock of Steuben and Dorcas Tracy. * Mother of Robert G. Shaw, the eminent merchant and citizen of Boston.

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