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FAMILY BIBLE OF NANCY C. (Martin) BIXBY

New Hampshire

A carbon of the information included here was lent to me by her daughter-in-law,

 Ruth (Moors) Parker, whose husband, Arthur, was a distant (second?) cousin of my father.

 Elizabeth Szabronski, #147[1]

 

Bible published by American bible Society, New York 1855.

 Present owner Mrs. Clara Parker of 137 Pine Street, Lowell, Mass.

 

FAMILY RECORD

 

MARRIAGES

 

·         Samuel and Sally Martin married in Pembroke, NH June 4, 1790

·         Polly Martin married to John Cochran in Epson (m), NH Dec. 12, 1816, by Rev. N. Bigelow.

·         James married Jan. 29, 1822 in Pembroke to Elsey Baily, by Rev. A. Burnham

·         Noah married in Somersworth to Jane Woodbury, dau. Of Dr. Woodburn, Oct. 15, 1825

·         Nancy C. Martin married Oct. 28, 1824 in Epsom by Rev. David Culver[2]

·         George Bixby married Sarah Annis of Londonderry June 28, 1788

·         Geo. Bixby Jun. Married Sabina Merril for 1st wife

·         Benjamin married Polly Cleasby and they had 13 children

·         Ann Bixby married Solomon Cotton, they had 8 children

·         Samuel Bixby married Nancy C. Martin and they had 6 children.  (see note above)

·         Betsy married Nathaniel Merrill and had 7 children

 

BIRTHS

·         Samuel Martin born in Pembroke May 24, 1762

·         Sally Cochran Martin born in Pembroke, July 3d, 1770

Children:

James Martin born Sept. 5, 1790

Polly born July 3d, 1794

Thomas born Apr. 25, 1796

James born July 1, 1799

Noah born July 26, 1801

Nancy C. born in Epsom, July 9, 1804

·         George Bixby born May 7, 1762

·         Sarah Annis born July 12, 1769

Children:

Geo. Born Tues. Oct. 14, 1788

Benjamin born Tues. Apr. 6, 1790

Ann Bixby born Wednesday Feb. 8, 1792

Joseph Bixby born Sunday Mar. 2, 1794

Samuel born Friday May 13, 1796, in Fairlee, VT

Sally born Mon. May 28, 1798 in Warren, NH

Polly born June 28, 1800 in Warren, N. H.

Betsey born Wed. Dec. 9, 1802 in Warren, NH

Dudley born Thurs. Dec. 6, 1804, Warren, NH

Asa Bixby Tues. Feb. 10, 1807, Warren, N. H.

Hannah Sunday, Feb. 12, 1809, Warren, N. H.

Dudley Sunday, Oct. 13, 1811, Warren, N. H.

 

 

DEATHS

 

·         Nancy C. Martin died Apr. 21, 1855 in Warren, N.H.

·         George Bixby died at Warren, Jan. 6, 1868 - aged 66 yrs.

·         Sarah Bixby died Sept. 13, 1844 aged 75 yrs. in Warren

·         George Bixby Jun. died March 22, 1872 aged 83 yrs. 5 m., Corinth, Vt.

·         Benjamin Bixby died Nov. 23, 1874 aged 84-7-22 in Warren, N. H.

·         Anne Bixby Cotton died Oct. 18, 1840, aged 48yrs. 8m. 10d., Warren

·         Sally Bixby died Nov. 3, 1815, aged 17y 5m 6d, Warren

·         Polly Bixby died Nov. 3d, 1815 aged 15y 5m 5d, in Warren – spotted fever

·         Betsy Bixby Merrill died Feb. 1st, 1873 aged 71y-1-22, Warren

·         Dudley Bixby died Aug. 24, 1808 aged 4 yrs., Warren, N.H.

·         Asa Bixby Nov. 13, 1808 aged 1 yr 9m, Warren, N.H.

·         Hannah Bixby died Nov. 4, 1815 aged 7 yrs

·         Dudley Bixby died Oct. 31, 1814 aged 4 yrs, Warren, N.H.

·         Joseph Bixby died Dec. 31, 1879 aged 85 yrs 9m 29days in Warren

·         Samuel B. Bixby died July 29, 1883 aged 87 years 2m 16days in Warren

·         Nancy C. Martin Bixby wife of Sam’l Bixby died Apr 21, 1855, aged 50y 9m 12days in Warren

·         Mary Bixby, dau. Of Geo. Bixby Jun., died Jan 23, 1886 aged 67y 10m in Warren

·         Arthur Whitin Merrill d. Jan. 10, 1944 Armburst, Pa.

·         Clara Nancy Merrill Parker, d. Aug. 14, 1940, Lowell, Mass.

 

B IRTHS

·         Mary Bixby dau. Geo. Bixby, Jun. born March 9, 1818, in Warren or Haverhill, N.H.

·         James Martin Bixby born in Warren, N.H. July 21, 1827, died Oct. 8, 1903

·         Elsie Anne M. Bixby born Nov. 1, 1834 in Epsom, N. H.

·         Joseph Bixby born No. 1, 1834, in Epsom, N.H.

·         Mary Jane Cochran Bixby born in Warren, N.H. Apr. 13, 1838

(Grandchildren of Sam’l and Nancy Bixby)

·         Martin Pomeroy Bixby born Sept. 28, 1858, in Warren, N.H.

·         Emma J. Merrill & Eva Sleeper Merrill both born in Warren, N.H.  Emma on Nov. 17, 1849; Eva May 1, 1852

·         Agnes Caroline Bixby born (I think in plymouth, NH) Oct 17, 1857

·         Arthur S. Bixby born in Salem, Mass.  March 27, 1873.  (Is this Samuel Arthur – son of Henry Merrill Bixby?)

(Grandchildren of J. Bixby - b. Nov. 1, 1834 Epsom, N.H.)

·         Wm. Addison Bixby born Jan. 19, 1880 and Effie Bixby b. in Warren Feb. 4……were children of Charles and Emily Gerald Bixby

·         Martin Pomeroy Bixby died Apr. 14, 1889 in Boston, Mass.

·         Samuel Martin died July 6, 1821 (or8) aged 66 yrs.  (1762 + 66 = 1828)

·         Sally Cochran Martin died in Epsom Apr. 2, 1849

·         Polly Martin died in Epsom Aug. 17, 1843

·         Thomas died in Epsom, N.H.

·         James died in Epsom Sept. 29, 1862

·         Noah died June 19, 1863, in Dover, N.H.

 

 



[1] Editor Note:  The above Bible records were copied as submitted.  Since this material is from a typed copy of the Bible and not a photocopy of the original…it is hoped that the surnames omitted under the births are in the bible and only dropped to make it easier copying.

[2] Editor Note: in material submitted the husband of Nancy C. Martin is not listed…however, from the Ahnentalfeln f Delina Bixby Brink #146, Vol. 6; Whole #11, Page 18…we see the groom was Samuel Bradstreet Bixby.