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John Gowell

Male 1754 - 1842  (87 years)


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  • Name John Gowell 
    Born 25 Dec 1754  Kittery, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    MILF
    _MILT 1 Apr 1778  [1
    • enlisted or drafted
    Died 14 Sep 1842  Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • possible later marriage to Eunice Ann Ricker
      possible later marrige to Elizabeth Libbey


      See A Record of the Services of the Commissioned Officers and Enlisted Men Kittery and Eliot, Maine, Who served their Country on land and sea in the American Revolution, from 1775 to 1783.  Boston; Alfred, Mudge, & Son, Printers, 24 Franklin Street. 1901.
      From Page 109-110:
      GOWELL, JOHN, Private.
           Enlisted or drafted, April 1, 1778. and served in Capt. E. Preble's company of Col. J. Gerrish's regiment of Massachusetts State Troops.  Discharged July 3, 1778.
          Born, Dec. 25, 1754, son of Richard and Keziah (Fernald) Gowell of the town.  Married Elinor Hill at Kittery, Dec. 5, 1776, both residents, and they were living at Kittery in 1778, also a resident of Third Parish of the town in 1780.
    Person ID I628  Reed
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2020 

    Father Richard Gowell,   b. 8 Jan 1728/29, Kittery, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1758  (Age 28 years) 
    Mother Keziah Fernald,   b. 3 Apr 1734, Kittery, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Jan 1751/52  Kittery, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F73  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elinor Hill,   b. 4 May 1757, Elliot, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1839  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1776  Kittery, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Joseph Gowell,   b. 6 Jan 1799, Lebanon, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1873, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Dec 1754 - Kittery, York County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Dec 1776 - Kittery, York County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Sep 1842 - Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S835] A record of the services of the commissioned officers and enlisted men of Kittery and Eliot, Maine, who served their country on land and sea in the American Revolution, from 1775 to 1783, Oliver Philbrick Remick, (Alfred Mudge and Son, Printers, Boston, 1901), p 109.