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Mary Ames

Mary Ames

Female 1808 - 1868  (59 years)

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  • Name Mary Ames  [1, 2
    Born 07 Jul 1808  [1, 3
    • I dont have source of date. From Kenniston family tradition, I believe. I 1850 census says NH, 1860 says Maine! Oddly, a Mary is born 7 Jul 1805 to James and Rebecca in Lewiston, ME/Hancock County, ME (date from gravestone)
    Gender Female 
    Died 07 Mar 1868  Hancock, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Age: 59
    Buried Hancock, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I817  drabold
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2015 

    Father Joseph Ames, of Sullivan and Bradford,   b. Between 1775 and 1780, New Hampshire or Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1834, Bradford, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Abigail Moore,   b. Abt 1787, Hancock, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1830?, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F1729  Group Sheet

    Family James Kenniston,   b. Abt 1784, Lisbon, Grafton, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1869, Hancock, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 07 Apr 1828  Bradford, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • LDS town recs
    Children 
     1. Laura A Kenniston,   b. 14 Jul 1828, Bradford, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1905, Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Joseph Ames Kenniston,   b. 03 Oct 1830, Bradford, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1904, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Louisa Kenniston,   b. 1834, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Moses Almys Kenniston,   b. 09 Aug 1836, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1912, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. Aribella J Kenniston,   b. 13 May 1845, Glenburn, Penobscot, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1912, Orrington, Maine, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F2194  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 07 Apr 1828 - Bradford, Penobscot, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Mar 1868 - Hancock, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hancock, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    1840 United States Federal Census
    1840 United States Federal Census
    Year: 1840; Census Place: Bradford, Penobscot, Maine; Roll: ; Page: .
    1850 United States Federal Census
    1850 United States Federal Census
    Year: 1850; Census Place: Glenburn, Penobscot, Maine; Roll: M432_264; Page: 302B; Image: .

    Birth date: 9 Nov 1789
    Birth place: Lisbon, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States
    James Kenniston (1789 - 1869) and his wife  Mary Anne Ames 1808-1868
    James Kenniston (1789 - 1869) and his wife Mary Anne Ames 1808-1868
    Burial: Mount Rest Cemetery Amherst Hancock County Maine, USA Created by: Wildflower Record added: Mar 28, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 87475897

  • Notes 
    • Almost certainly d. of Joseph and half or probably full sister of James Kenniston Ames. No birth record. A d. this age was living with Joseph Ames in Twp 8, Hancock ME in 1810; note that she names her sons Joseph and Moses; She married James Kenniston. This is an exact match for James Kenniston Ames, her brother.

      T, Middle initial, appears in the 1850 census only. In 1860 she has middle initial A!
      She is buried in Amherst/Mariaville.

  • Sources 
    1. [S315] Web: Maine, Find A Grave Index, 1700-2012, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT. USA; Date: 2012;).

    2. [S47] 1840 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Sixth Census of the United States, 1840. (NARA microfilm publication M704, 580 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record G;), Year: 1840; Census Place: Bradford, Penobscot, Maine; Roll: ; Page: ..
      Residence date: 1840
      Residence place: Penobscot, Maine, United States

    3. [S80] 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Seventh Census of the United States, 1850; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M432, 1009 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the;), Year: 1850; Census Place: Glenburn, Penobscot, Maine; Roll: M432_264; Page: 302B; Image: ..
      Birth date: abt 1809
      Birth place: New Hampshire
      Residence date: 1850
      Residence place: Glenburn, Penobscot, Maine