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Deacon William Harris Atwood

Deacon William Harris Atwood

Male 1826 - 1900  (73 years)

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  • Name William Harris Atwood 
    Prefix Deacon 
    Born 25 Dec 1826  Calais, Washington County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Education Calais High School, Calais, Maine 
    Occupation Dry Goods Merchant  [2
    Occupation Merchant  [3
    Occupation Retail Grocer  [4
    Religion Baptist 
    Residence 30 Aug 1850  Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 4 Jun 1860  Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 14 Jun 1870  Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 12 Jun 1880  Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1 Jun 1900  Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 12 Dec 1900  Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Buried Buckfield Cemetery, North Buckfield Road, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • N 44° 17.948? W 70° 23.052?
    Notes 
    • William came to Buckfield August 4, 1847.

      Trustee of Hebron Academy

      Presumed headstone is broken, lying face-down on the ground, as of 23Oct2010, next to Helen M. Atwood.
    Person ID I727  Reed
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2019 

    Father William Boyden Atwood,   b. Abt 1800, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1853, St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Mother Mary Regan,   b. 10 Jul 1806, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1882, Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1826  Baring Platation, Washington County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Helen M. Atwood,   b. Abt 1827, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1865  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married 10 Sep 1849  [10
    Children 
     1. Edna A. Atwood,   b. 16 Apr 1851, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1886, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     2. Kimball Chase Atwood,   b. 3 Jan 1853, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1934, Manhattan, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Albion S. Atwood,   b. 3 May 1858,   d. 1858
     4. George Marion Atwood,   b. 6 Oct 1860, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1948  (Age 87 years)
     5. Evelyn P. Atwood,   b. 30 Sep 1864,   d. 1864
     6. Hattie Ada Springer,   b. 7 Mar 1855, Richmond, Sagadahoc County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 86 years)
     7. Albra Everett Odiorne,   b. 2 Jun 1852, Litchfield, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1928  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jenette Loring,   b. 16 Sep 1825, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1903, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Jun 1867  [10
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Dec 1826 - Calais, Washington County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 30 Aug 1850 - Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Jun 1860 - Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 14 Jun 1870 - Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Jun 1880 - Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Jun 1900 - Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Dec 1900 - Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Buckfield Cemetery, North Buckfield Road, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    William Harris Atwood
    William Harris Atwood
    death record

    Headstones
    Deacon William Harris Atwood
    Deacon William Harris Atwood
    Presumed headstone is broken, lying face-down on the ground, as of 23Oct2010, next to Helen M. Atwood.

  • Sources 
    1. [S289] A History of Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, from the Earilest Explorations to the Close of the Year 1900, Alfred Cole and Charles F. Whitman, (The Journal Printshop, Lewiston, Maine, 1915), p 185.

    2. [S70] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 4, Dwelling 34, Family 36, William H. Atwood household.

    3. [S62] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet 7, Dwelling 55, Family 58, William H. Atwood household.

    4. [S72] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 119, Sheet 14B, Dwelling 147, Family 157, William H. Atwood household.

    5. [S71] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sheet tbd, Dwelling 457, Family 501, William Atwood household.

    6. [S195] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 181, Sheet 2A, Dwelling 41, Family 45, William H. Atwood household.

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

    8. [S101] Headstone, 23oct2010.

    9. [S634] War of 1812 Pension Application Files Index, 1812-1815.

    10. [S289] A History of Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, from the Earilest Explorations to the Close of the Year 1900, Alfred Cole and Charles F. Whitman, (The Journal Printshop, Lewiston, Maine, 1915), p 186.