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Elmira Ames Downing

Elmira Ames Downing

Female 1810 - 1892  (81 years)

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  • Name Elmira Ames Downing 
    Born 19 Sep 1810  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Occupation dressmaker  [2
    Residence 28 Jul 1860  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 9 Jun 1870  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 29 Jun 1880  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cemetery notes Plot D60 
    Died 10 Apr 1892  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Latitude: 44° 7’ 22.12” N-Longitude: 70° 14’ 44.178” W
    Notes 
    • 1870 - also in household is Frederick Bartlett, age 84, physiscian.

      per death record, she was married at time of death, although last name still listed as Downing. Gravestone makes no mention of husband.

      Ames may be her middle name, or a married name.
    Person ID I511  Reed
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2019 

    Father Samuel Downing,   b. 3 Jan 1765, Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1847  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Bailey,   b. 6 Jul 1768, Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1830  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 25 Aug 1789  Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Notes 
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      1820 Maine Estate Schedules from Rev War Pensions
      233) SAMUEL DOWNING, 55, Minot, Pvt Burnham's Company, Jackson's Regiment, Massachusetts. Real estate, none. Personal estate, 2 cows, one 2 year old heifer, 2 yearlings, 13 sheep, 2 swine, a few necessary utensils for keeping house. I have no income but my earnings which are small - I am justly owing $240. Laborer, not able - particularly last year. Elizabeth, wife, 52, a weakly woman. Amos, 20, able to support himself. Timothy, 17, feeble - has a rupture. Clarissa, 14, very unwell. Sumner, 12, weakly from infancy. Alvina, 9 a healthy child able to earn her support in part. Continued, $84.25. 24 June 1820.
      Maine Estate Schedules from Revolutionary War Pensions, by Paul R White Jr, 122 Beacon St, Natick, MA 01760 / NEHGR: Vol 145 (Jan, 1991), p 45 
    Documents
    Samuel Downing and Elizabeth Bailey
    Samuel Downing and Elizabeth Bailey
    marriage record
    Headstones
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    headstone
    Plot: Plot D60
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    headstone
    #2
    Plot: Plot D60
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    headstone
    #3
    Plot: Plot D60
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    Samuel Downing (d1848) family
    headstone
    #4
    Plot: Plot D60
    Family ID F113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Sep 1810 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 28 Jul 1860 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Jun 1870 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 29 Jun 1880 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Apr 1892 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Elmira A. Downing
    Elmira A. Downing
    death record

    Headstones
    Elmira A. Downing
    Elmira A. Downing
    headstone
    Plot: Plot D60

  • Sources 
    1. [S101] Headstone, 24Aug2014.

    2. [S619] “Maine Death Records, 1617-1922”, 1892-1907 Vital Records; Roll #: 16.

    3. [S97] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 46, Dwelling 353, Family 357, Elmira Downing household.

    4. [S278] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 2, Dwelling 18, Family 18, Emira Downing household.

    5. [S65] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 18, Sheet 35, Dwelling 372, Family 407, Elmira household.

    6. [S4] “Massachusetts, Town And Vital Records, 1620-1988”.