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Bagley

Emma R. Bagley, d. Oct. 12, 1864, ae 15 yrs., 2 mos. Adopted dau. of Rebecca S. Pennell

Bowker

Bowker, Jane [Spear], w. of Washington, d. Dec. 4, 1811 ae 26

Bradbury

Bradbury, Mrs. Mary [Donnell], d. Jan. 8, 1797 ae 93, relict of Mr. Wyman Bradbury

Brown

Mr. Ezekiel Brown, died June 4, 1798, aged 43

Cary

Cary, James, d. Aug. 9, 1816, ae 65

Cary, Jon A., son of James and Sarah, d. June 16, 1819 ae 31

Clark

Mr. Samuel Clark, d. Feb. 28, 1784, aged 86

Mrs. Martha, wife of Samuel Clark, d. May 28, 1791, ae 84

James Clark, d. Feb. 28, 1784 (?), ae 38 yrs.

Coombs

Coombs, Mary, widow of Isaac d. Mar. 14, 1812 ae 45

Coombs, Mr. Jaazaniah, d. Sept. 18, 1841 ae 52 [possibly "Jeremiah"]

Coombs, Harriet S., w. of Jaazaniah d. May 8, 1865, ae 72

Dunlap

SACRED to the memory of REV. ROBERT DUNLAP, First settled minister of Brunswick, Born in Ireland, Aug. 1715: Educated at Edinburgh: Came to America, June 1736: Settled at Brunswick, 1747: Died June 26, 1775, Æt 60. “Behold a sower went forth to sow.”

Jane Allison, widow of Rev. Robert Dunlap, d. March 31, 1797, aged 86.

John Dunlap, Esq. d. July 30, 1824 ae 86

Mrs. Jennet, wife of John Esq. d. Mar. 11, 1786 ae 36

Mrs. Mary, w. of John Esq., d. Sept. 21, 1838 ae 87

Robert, son of John & Jennet Dunlap, d. May 8, 1784, aged 9 years, 6 mos.

Robert, son of John & Mary Dunlap, d. March 22, 1792, aged 1 year, and 6 mos.

Duning/Dunning

Heare Lyeth the body of Mr. Andrew Duning, who departed this life January the 18th Annodom 1736, aged 72 years.
1664 [assume birth date]
1660 Charles 2d
1666 London Burnt
1685 James 2d
1689 Wm & Mary
1702 Queen Ann
1714 George 1st
1727 George 2d

In memory of Mr. Andrew Duning, who died May 23, 1804, aged 59 years

Andrew Dunning Esq., d. July 31, 1800, in his 64th year

Mrs. Ellizabeth, wife of Andrew Duning, d. March 4, 1801, in her 61st year

David, son of Andrew & Elizabeth Duning, d. 26th Sept., 1771, in his 3d year

Mary, dau. of Andrew & Elizabeth Duning, d. Feb. 25, 1798, in her 25th year

Miss Rebecca, dau. of Andrew & Eliz., d. Apr. 11, 1806 aet 20

Miss Jane, dau. of Andrew & Eliz., d. July 10, 1814 aet 13 [Upper left part missing 1998]

Dunning, Mary???

Capt. David Duning, d. Aug. 16, 1793, in his 88th year

1784 Mrs. Mary [dau. of John Ferrin??], consort of Capt. David Duning, d. Aug. 16, 1784, in her 74th year

Lieut. James Duning, d. June 8, 1752, in his 61st year [m. Martha Lithgow]

Ebenezer, son of Robert & Sally Duning, d. Feb. 13, 1816, aged 16 days

Capt. Thomas J. J. Dunning, d. May 22, 1835, ae. 50 yrs.

Rebecca, wife of T. J. J. Dunning, d. April 12, 1881, ae. 85 yrs., 8 mo.

Susan P. dau. of Andrew & Margaret [Dunning] , [no date]

In memory of William Duning, son to Mr. William & Mrs. Jean Duning, died March 30, 179_, in the 23rd year of his age

In memory of Elizabeth Duning, daur to Mr. William & Mrs. Jean Duning, died April 30, 1798, In the 15 year of her age

Durgin

Rebecca, wife of Michael Durgin, d. Sept. 26, 1865, ae 53 yrs, 4 mo.

Ellet

Mr. James Ellet, d. Jan. 27, 1783, in the 67th year of his age.

Mrs. Ruth Ellet, wife of James Jr. d. May 4, 1786 ae 37 y

Ferness

1898 Ferness, Francis, Sept. 5, 1889, aet 89 y
Esther - his wife, May 28, 1898, aet 90 y

Finney

Mr. Robert Finney, d. Nov. 28, 1751 [ae 53]

Alice, wife of Robert Finney, d. Feb. 7, 1784, in her 84th year

Gatchell

Dennis Gatchell, 1812-1899, U.S. Vol. 1861-1865 (Co. B, 15th Me. Reg.)

Hannah Heath, wife of Dennis Gatchell, 1814-1886

John S. Gatchell, 1840-1863, U.S. Navy (1861-1862 Co. F. 24th Me. Reg.)

Dennis O. Gatchell, 1853-1898. Lost on Steamer Portland, 1898, Nov. 27

Giles

Doc'r Samuel Giles, d. Feb. 11, 1738, aged 32.

Given/Giveen

In memory of Mrs. Mary [Skolfield] Given, who died June 29, 1826 Æt 78

In memory of Capt. Robert Giveen, who died Sept. 26, 1810 Æt 61

In memory of Miss Sarah Giveen, daughter of Mr. John & Mrs. Sarah Giveen, obt. Mar. 23, 1808 Æt 53

In memory of Mr. Samuel Given, who died Dec. 17, 1830 Æt 69

In memory of Mrs. Betsey [Simpson], wife of Mr. Samuel Giveen, who died Sept. 26, 1821; Æt 49

Giveen, Deacon David, June 16, 1763 age 78
Mrs. Mary, [1st] w. of Deacon David Giveen, Feb. 3, 1741 ae 66

In memory of Mr. John Giveen, who died May 28, 1795 in the 77th Yr of his age

In memory of Mrs. Sarah [Spear] Giveen, widow of Mr. John Giveen, died Apr. 7, 1809 Æt 86

Hewey

Mr. James Hewey, d. Feb. 20, 1779, aged 79

House

House, Ellen, dau. of Charles & Margaret House, Oct. 1840 aet 19 mos.

Hunt

Mr. John Hunt, d. Dec. 19, 1789, in his 73d yr.

Mary Hunt, wife of John Hunt, d. Dec. 23, 1797, in her 74th year

Jamison

Jamison, Martin, son of James & Eleanor Campbell Martin, May 31, 1761

Jamison, Catherine, dau. of James & Eleanor Campbell Martin, May 4, 1760

Kincaid

Patrick Kincaid, d. Dec. 27, 1817, aged 74

Mary, wife of Patrick Kincaid, d. Dec. 25, 1821, aged 74

Apphia, wife of David Kincaid, d. Dec. 15, 1808, in her 21st yr.

Lewis

Jaazaniah Lewis, died Sept. 18, 1841, Æt 52 [possibly "Jeremiah"]

Harriet R.[B.?], wife of Jazaniah Lewis, died May 8, 1865, Æt 72 yrs.

Carol H., son of Robert G. & Harriet Lewis, died July 4, 1863, ae. 4 yr., 5 mo.

Herbert [T.], son of Robert G. & Harriet M. Lewis, died Nov. 25, 1852 Æt 9 months

Litchfield

Frances A. Litchfield, 1839-1905

McDonald

Mr. Major McDonald, d. May 15, 1831, aged 43 years, 8 [4] months

McFarland

James McFarland, d. July 11, 1742, aged 62 years

John McFarland, d. 1742 on trip to Boston [husband of Janet Lithgow]

Robert McFarland, d. Oct. 31, 1773, ae. 30 yrs., 9 mos.

David McFarland, son of Robert, d. Oct. 3, 1773, ae. 19 mos.

Andrew, d. Oct. 24, 1772 in his 18th yr

Martin

Lettice Martin, wife of John Martin, Jun., d. Dec. 23, 1761, in her 24th year

Maens/Means

Thomas Maens [Means] d. May 10, 1756, aged 33 [Father & son killed by Indians at Flying Point]

Robert Maens [Means] d. May 10, 1756, aged 18 [16] months

Malcolm

Malcolm, Wm. d. April 12, 1753 in his 46th yr.

Melcher

In memory of Elizabeth, wife of Samuel Melcher, 2nd, died Feb. 1804, Æt 27

In memory of Mrs. Peggy Melcher, wife of Mr. Josiah Melcher, who died May 15, 1800, aet 23 yrs.

Mrs. Peggy Melcher [this low marker with name only may be a misplaced footstone for above stone]

1806 Mrs. Jane, wife of Mr. Aaron Melcher, d. Jan. 28, 1806, aged 30

Mrs. Elizabeth, wife of Mr. Aaron Melcher, d. Nov. 15, 1852, ae 28 yrs. [See Wheeler's history, p. 848]

Minot

Here Lyes the body of John Minot, Esq., late Chief Justice, of the Court of Common Pleas in this county, who died Jan. 10, 1764, in the 70th year of his Age, having been employed in many publick stations, he discharged them with great honor and credit... [illegible] Blessed are the dead who die... the Memory of the Just is blessed.

Mrs. Hannah [Bradstreet], wife of John Minot Esq., d. 14th Aug., 1788, in her 91st year

Henry Minot, died June 11, 1830 aet 53 y, b. Nov. 11, 1776

Margaret, wife of Mr. Stephen Minot, d. Dec. 12, 1802, in her 36th year

Mr.Stephen Minot, d. [Aug. 23, 1857 ae 90, b. Dec. 14, 1766]

In memory of Mary Minot, died Mar. 4, 1823, Æt 48

Moody

Here Lyes buried the body of Samuel Moody, Esq., one of his Majesty's Justices of ye Peace for the County of York, and Commander of his Majesty's Fort George at Brunswick who d'ceas'd Sept. 22—1758, in the 58th year of his age. [See Wheeler, p. 340]

Mountford

John, son of Mr. Edmund and Sarah Mountford, d. Jan. 9, 1795, aged 1 month and 19 days

Noyes

Cutting Noyes, d. Feb. 15, 1813, aged 68

Orr

,Mr. John Orr, d. Aug. 9, 1751, aged 93

Mrs. Ann, wife of Mr. John Orr, d. April 10, 1745, aged 77

Mr. John Orr, d. Oct. 2, 1771, in his 77th year

Mr. Joseph Orr, d. May 25, 1786, aged 76

Oulton

Mrs. Mary Oulton, daughter of John Oulton, Esq., d. 27th Dec. 1748 [in her 33d yr.]

Owen

Mr. William Owen, d. July 31, 1799, aged 61

Mrs. Mary, w. of Wm., d. June 22, 1818 ae 78

Miss Mary, daughter of Mr. William Owen, d. Oct. 22, 1789, aged 25

[Samuel, son] of Mr. Wm. Owen, d. Dec. 27, 1792, aged 21 [top of stone broken]

Pennell

Thomas Pennell, d. Nov. 25, 1812, aet. 74
My loving friends as you pass by
On my cold grave pray cast an eye;
Remember as I am, so you must be,
Prepare to die and follow me.

Alice [Anderson], wife of Thomas Pennell, d. Dec. 25, 1839, ae. 91.
Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord.

1816 Mary, dau. of Robert & Jane, April 22, 1833 ae 42 y 1 m.

Ebenezer, son of Wm. & Lucy, Oct. 17, 1811 ae 18 m 2 d

Abigail B., dau. of Wm. & Lucy, Aug. 24, 1825 aet 1 day

James J., son of Wm. & Lucy, Feb. 16, 1814 aet 3 days

Perkins

Lucy Ellen, daughter of Charles H. and Martha L. Perkins, d. Sept. 22, 1845, aged 5 mo., 20 days

Ransom

David Ransom, d. Feb. 8, 1866, ae. 71 years, 5 mo.

Margaret S., wife of David Ransom, d. July 26, 1883, ae. 74 yr., 8 mo.

Margaret Ann, dau. of David & Margaret Ransom, d. Feb. 23, 1859, ae. 16 yr., 6 mo.

Thomas Ransom, d. Aug. 8, 1821, aged 57 yrs.

Mrs. Prudence, wife of Thomas Ransom, d. Dec. 22, 1843, ae. 72

Read

Mrs. Hannah Read, wife of Mr. John Read, d. March 8, 1746, in her 22d year

Rideout

Mary Ann, dau. of Jacob & Susan D. Rideout, d. Feb. 14, 1844, ae. 11 years

Robinson

Winthrop Robinson, d. June 7, 1797, aged 29 years

Robsen

Mrs. Anne Robsen, d. April 26, 1784, in her 29th year

Ross

Barton Ross, d. Jan. 24, 1803, aged 51.

William Ross, d. Sept. 16, 1777, aged 63

Jennet [Given], wife of Wm. Ross [Jr.], d. April 7, 1792, in her 39th year

James Ross, d. May 22, 1817, ae. 68

Mary, wife of James Ross, d. Apr. 27, 1818, ae. 67

Rachel, his wife [of Barton?], d. April 21, 1819

Rutherford

John, son of Rev. Robert and Elizabeth Rutherford, d. Jan. 22, 1741-2, in his 25th year

Simpson

William Simpson, d. May 4, 1771, aged 86
Agnes, wife of William Simpson, d. Dec. 27, 1778, aged 78
"This boulder taken from their old homestead is erected in memory of William Simpson, 1691-1771; Agnes Lewis Simpson, 1700-1778, who came from Scotland and settled at Simpson's Point, Brunswick, Me., about 1775." [Inscription on bronze tablet on boulder]

Lewis Simpson, d. Nov. 24, 1832, ae. 85 [Revolutionary soldier, son of William & Agnes]

Martha [Skolfield] Simpson, wife of Mr. Lewis Simpson, d. Feb. 4, 1803, ae. 50

In memory of Mrs. Elizabeth, the wife of Mr. John Simpson, died June 20, 1790, in her 90th year

Mrs. Elizabeth, wife of Jacob, d. June 1799, aet. 30

In memory of Mrs. Peggy [Penn] Simpson, wife of Mr. Thomas Simpson, who d. April 22, 1813, aet. 22
“Be thou faithful until death and I will give thee a crown of life.”

Peggy, dau. of Mr. Thomas and Mrs. Peggy Simpson, b. March 21, 1813, d. Feb. 4, 1814

Scofield/Skolfield

Scofield, Mr. Samuel, d. Aug. 25, 1837 ae. 27 [son of Joseph & Margaret (Hall) Skolfield]

Mr. Thomas Skolfield [Skofield on white tombstone placed by descendants], d. Jan. 6, 1796 in his 89th year [Revolutionary War marker]

Mary [Orr] Skolfield, d. Aug. 1, 1771, in her 57th year

Rebeca, dau. of Thomas and Mary Skolfield, d. Oct. 7, 1753, in her 17th year

Joseph Skolfield [Sr.], d. Sept. 25, 1815 ae 58 yrs, 5 mos, 4 das

Dinah [Rogers 1st], wife of Joseph Skolfield, d. March 20, 1797, in her 40th year

Speer/Spear

Robert Speer, Sen., d. Jan. 16, 1763, aged 81

Robert Speer [Jr.], d. Dec. 3, 1739, aged 23

Elizabeth, d. July 2, 1742, ae 27

Robert Speer, d. Dec. 12, 1809, aged 76

Annie [Skolfield], wife of Robert Spear [Jr.], d. Jan. 10, 1772, in her 30th year

Margaret, widow of Robert Spear [Jr.], d. Oct. 16, 1824, ae 79

Margaret Jr., d. Sept. 8, 1810, ae 23

Capt. William Spear, d. Jan. 14, 1803 ae 37

Anthony, son of Capt. William and Lucy Spear, d. Oct. 28, 1795, aged 9 months, 14 days

Mrs. Mary [Finney], wife of Robert Spear [Sr.], d. Aug. 3, 1771, in her 85th year

Miss Christiana Spear, d. Jan. 27, 1822 ae 49

Stanwood

Lieut. Ebenezer Stanwood, d. July 21, 1772, in his 77th year

[These three inscriptions upon one stone]
Thomas, d. June 13, 1752, in his 22d year
David, d. June 13, 1752, in his 31st year
Ebenezer, d. Aug. 5, 1735, in his 3d year
Sons of Lieut. Ebenezer & Jane Stanwood

Jeannot Stanwood, wife of Lieut. Ebenezer Stanwood, d. Apr. 30, 1762, ae. 67 yr.

Jane, daughter of Ebenezer and Jane Stanwood, d. Jan. 5, 1741-2, in her 18th year

Mrs. Hannah [Moody, 1st], wife of William Stanwood, Jr., d. [April] 21, 1785, [ae 24 yrs, 11 mo, 24 da]

Mr. Philip Stanwood, d. Dec. 28, 1799, in his 39th year

Agnes R., relict of Philip, d. Mar. 4, 1844 ae 77 [dau. of Col. Geo. & Alice (Finny Means) Rogue]

Dea. Samuel Stanwood (not legible), [d. March 22, 1790, ae 78 yr 5 mos]

Janet [Lithgow], wife of Dea. Samuel Stanwood, d. Feb. 22, 1776, in her 55th year

Thomas Stanwood, d. Nov. 11, 1774, in his 22d year [son of William]

Capt. William Stanwood, d. July 17, 1797, in his 71st yr

Elizabeth, widow of Capt. William Stanwood, d. Oct. 6, 1819, in her 93d year

Mrs. Mary, wife of Wm. Stanwood, d. June 26, 1781, aged 21

Mr. Nathaniel, d. Feb. 3, 1818, ae 26 y 8 m

Samuel, d. April 27, 1807 ae 48

Mrs. Elizabeth, w. of Samuel, d. Sept. 3, 1825 ae 63

Mrs. Mary [Woodside], widow of Deacon Samuel, d. Sept, 1813 ae 74

Starbird

John Starbird, d. June 30, 1753, in his 52d year

Stevinson

Margret, wife of Wm. Stevinson, d. Aug. 13, 1732, aged 65

Stone

William Stone, May 7, 1761-April 5, 1785

Mr. Benjamin Stone, d. Oct. 27, 1800, in his 74th year

Mrs. Rebecca [Littlefield] Stone [w. of Benj. Stone], d. Jan. 13, 1802, in her 60th year

John, son of Capt. Benjamin & Rebekah Stone, d. July 7, 1787, in his 19th year [b. July 21, 1768]

Matthias, son of Benjamin & Rebecca Stone, d. Nov. 12, 1792, in his 19th year [b. Dec. 20, 1773]

Thorne

Mr. Thomas Thorne, d. June 14, 1759, aged 23

Mr. Thomas Thorne, d. Feb. 14, 1750-1, in his 86th year

Tothaker (Toothaker)

Tothaker, Mrs. Elizabeth, wife of Abraham, d. Aug. 8, 1807 ae 53 yr

Toppan

Richard Toppan, b. Newburyport, Mass., Jan. 28, 1757, d. Aug. 30, 1822.

Elizabeth, wife of Richard Toppan, born in Cape Ann, Mass., Nov. 16, 1764; d. Aug. 31, 1819

Arria S., daughter of Richard & Elizabeth Toppan, b. May 7, 1798; d. Dec. 29, 1831

Mr. Amos Toppan, only son of Richard & Elizabeth Toppan, who was drowned April 30, 1805, ae. 24 yrs, 7 mo. [in Merrymeeting Bay]

Ann Toppan, d. Nov. 6, 1860, ae. 64 yrs

Vincent

William Vincent, d. Nov. 27, 1760, in his 54th year

White

Mr. David White, d. June 7, 1774, aged 28

Mr. Hugh White, d. Oct. 17, 1750, aged 35, drowned in Middle Bay [on same stone with Deacon David Giveen & wife Mary; he married their dau. Mary, who m. Dr. Wm. Spear as his 2nd wife]

Wilson

Hannah, daughter of Samuel & Mary [Reed] Wilson, d. Nov. 26, 1763, aged 13 months

Mr. James Wilson, d. Sept. 9, 1743 in his 73d yr

Woodside

Vincent Woodside, d. Sept. 13, 1802 in his 70th year

Mrs. Mary [Lemont], widow of Vincent Woodside, d. Oct. 12, 1826, ae. 99 yrs.

Capt. William Woodside, d. Jan. 21, 1778, aged 75 yrs

Anna [Vincent], wife of Capt. William Woodside, d. Dec. 1, 1745 [ae 42 yr]

Mrs. Elizabeth [Hunter], wife of William Woodside, d. Oct. 5, 1798, in her 63rd year [b. Sept. 13, 1733]

William Woodside, d. April 14, 1801 [ae 66; born October 11, 1733]

James Woodside, son of Capt. William Woodside & Mrs. Ann Woodside, d. Jan. 30, 1741-2 in ye 15th yr. of his age [b. July 18, 1727]

Miss Elizabeth Woodside, d. Jan. 15, 1826, ae. 68

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