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Sumner B. Downing

Male 1808 - 1875  (67 years)


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  • Name Sumner B. Downing 
    Born 11 Feb 1808  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation farmer  [1
    Residence 31 Aug 1850  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 18 Jul 1860  Wayne, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 27 Apr 1875 
    Buried Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Wayne, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Find A Grave Memorial# 75612868
    Person ID I595  Reed
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2016 

    Father Samuel Downing,   b. 3 Jan 1765, Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1848, Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 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  [3
    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
    Family ID F113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Abigail Brownell Macomber,   b. Abt 1818, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1853  (Age ~ 35 years) 
    Married 16 Jan 1838 
    Children 
     1. Abby E. Downing,   b. Abt 1842, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1860  (Age ~ 18 years)
    Family ID F680  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Abbie B. Rowell,   b. Abt 1819, Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1893, East Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 30 May 1854 
    Children 
     1. Mary S. Downing,   b. Abt 1856,   d. 2 Jan 1880, East Livermore, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)
    Family ID F4020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Feb 1808 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 31 Aug 1850 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 18 Jul 1860 - Wayne, Kennebec County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Wayne, Kennebec County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S249] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 73, Dwelling 559, Family 609, Sumner B. Downing household.

    2. [S189] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 17(?), Dwelling 122, Family 128, Sumner Downing household.

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