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Deacon Oliver Mower

Deacon Oliver Mower

Male 1802 - 1892  (90 years)

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  • Name Oliver Mower 
    Prefix Deacon 
    Born 19 Feb 1802  Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Religion Baptist (He and wife among those who reorganized the F. W. Baptist Church. 1856) 
    Residence 17 Aug 1850  Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 18 Jun 1860  Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 15 Jun 1870  Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    _ELT 1873  [5
    • Republican and served in the Maine Legislature as its oldest member.
    Residence 8 Jun 1880  Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 23 Mar 1892  Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • N 44° 10.881? W 70° 9.887?
    Notes 
    • 1850 census lists Erastus Halsey, age 17, and George B Halsey, age 2, in household.

      His early politics was Whig.

      At age 26, he went to Calais, VT wher he married and lived for twelve years and where his oldest four children were born.

      Lived and died in the house where he was born, and where his father settled and lived.
    Person ID I4251  Reed
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2016 

    Father John Mower,   b. 26 Mar 1759, Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1854, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Edwards,   b. Abt 1764, Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1836, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 29 May 1782  Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11
    Documents
    John Mower and Elizabeth Edwards
    John Mower and Elizabeth Edwards
    marriage record
    Family ID F2933  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriett Hammond Robinson,   b. 24 Jul 1811, Calais, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1878, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 4 May 1828  Calais, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Notes 
    • Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine - Groom's list 1803-1929.
    Children 
     1. Lowell Mason Mower,   b. 31 May 1831, Calais, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1906, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     2. Julia Robinson Mower,   b. 9 Jan 1834, Calais, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1866  (Age 32 years)
     3. Harriett Elizabeth Mower,   b. 20 Sep 1837, Calais, Washington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1917, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Wilber Fisk Mower,   b. 23 Dec 1841, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 1892, AMHI, Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     5. Emily Frances Mower,   b. 1844,   d. 18 Aug 1846, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     6. Francis Oliver Mower,   b. 27 Jan 1851, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1939, 1346 El Centro Avenue, Oakland, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     7. Seward Porter Mower,   b. 9 Jun 1858, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1877, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Family ID F2930  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Feb 1802 - Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 May 1828 - Calais, Washington County, Vermont Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 17 Aug 1850 - Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 18 Jun 1860 - Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Jun 1870 - Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 8 Jun 1880 - Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Mar 1892 - Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenwood Cemetery, Greene, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Deacon Oliver Mower
    Deacon Oliver Mower
    Deacon Oliver Mower

    Documents
    Oliver Mower
    Oliver Mower
    death record

    Headstones
    Deacon Oliver Mower
    Deacon Oliver Mower
    Oliver and Harriett Mower
    Oliver and Harriett Mower

  • Sources 
    1. [S635] Sesquicentenial History of the Town Of Greene, Walter L. Mower, (Auburn, Me.: Merrill & Webber, 1938.), p 277.

    2. [S78] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 33(?), Dwelling 242, Family 256, Oliver Mower household.

    3. [S79] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 45, Dwelling 345, Family 352, Oliver Mower household.

    4. [S77] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 22, Dwelling 189, Family 202, Oliver Mower household.

    5. [S510] Mower Family History; A Genealogical Record of the Maine Branch of this Family, Walter L. Mower, (The Southworth Press, Portland, Maine, 1923), p 94.

    6. [S30] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 6, Sheet 11C, Dwelling 93, Family 96, Oliver Mower household.

    7. [S619] “Maine Death Records, 1617-1922”, 1892-1907 Vital Records; Roll #:41.

    8. [S663] Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, SAR Membership Number: 83941.

    9. [S510] Mower Family History; A Genealogical Record of the Maine Branch of this Family, Walter L. Mower, (The Southworth Press, Portland, Maine, 1923), p 22.

    10. [S66] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2005).

    11. [S4] “Massachusetts, Town And Vital Records, 1620-1988”, image 106.

    12. [S510] Mower Family History; A Genealogical Record of the Maine Branch of this Family, Walter L. Mower, (The Southworth Press, Portland, Maine, 1923), p 93.