Jane Maxwell

F, #4236, b. 1748, d. 14 April 1812
     Jane Maxwell was born in 1748 in Hyndford's Close, Edinburgh. She was the daughter of Sir William Maxwell 3rd. Bart. and Magdalen Blair. Jane Maxwell married Alexander Gordon 4th Duke of Gordon, 7th Marquess, 1st Earl of Norwich, son of Cosmo George Gordon 3rd Duke of Gordon, 6th Marquess and Lady Katharine Gordon, on 23 October 1767 in Ayton, Berwick, and also at Mr. Fordyce's house in Argyll Street, Edinburgh. Jane Maxwell died on 14 April 1812 in Pulteney's Hotel, Picadilly, London. She was buried in Kinrara, Inverness.

Children of Jane Maxwell and Alexander Gordon 4th Duke of Gordon, 7th Marquess, 1st Earl of Norwich

Martha Maxwell1

F, #20403, b. 1 February 1735, d. 1764
     Martha Maxwell was born on 1 February 1735.2 She married Benjamin Bourne, son of John Bourne and Mary Cousens, on 11 December 1755.2 Martha Maxwell died in 1764.2

Child of Martha Maxwell and Benjamin Bourne

Citations

  1. [S365] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), p. 335.
  2. [S365] Eben Graves, The descendants of Henry Sewall. Vol. II (Unpublished), p. 291.

Nancy DuBose Maxwell1

F, #2585, b. 28 July 1920, d. 13 October 1998
     Nancy DuBose Maxwell was born on 28 July 1920 in Boston, Massachusetts.1 She married Lt. Col. Osgood Tower, son of Gilbert Sanders Tower and Elizabeth Osgood Collier, in 1946.2 Nancy DuBose Maxwell died on 13 October 1998 in Annandale, Fairfax Hills, Fairfax County, Virginia, at the age of 78.1 Her ashes were scattered at sea off Duxbury, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1

Citations

  1. [S386] Ibrook Tower, E-Mail Message from Ibrook Tower.
  2. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.

Sir William Maxwell 3rd. Bart.

M, #4237
     Sir William Maxwell 3rd. Bart. married Magdalen Blair.

Child of Sir William Maxwell 3rd. Bart. and Magdalen Blair

Abigail May

F, #109, b. 8 October 1800, d. 25 November 1877
     Abigail May was born on 8 October 1800 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1,2 She was the daughter of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall. Abigail May married Amos Bronson Alcott on 23 May 1830 in King's Chapel, Boston.3 Between 1832 and 1834 Abigail May was living in Germantown, Pennsylvania.4 In 1834 Abigail May was living in Boston.4 In 1840 Abigail May was living in Concord.4 She died on 25 November 1877 in Concord, Massachusetts, at the age of 77 of dropsy.5

Children of Abigail May and Amos Bronson Alcott

Citations

  1. [S102] Annie Haven Thwing, Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, 45208.
  2. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915.
  3. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p. 223.
  4. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  5. [S130] Massachusetts Vital Records.

Annie Bancroft May1

F, #25893, b. 11 August 1852, d. 21 August 1853
     Annie Bancroft May was born on 11 August 1852.1 She was the daughter of Charles May and Caroline M. Dodge.1 Annie Bancroft May died on 21 August 1853 at the age of 1.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 21.

Catharine Dodge May1

F, #25892, b. 17 February 1849
     Catharine Dodge May was born on 17 February 1849.1 She was the daughter of Charles May and Caroline M. Dodge.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 21.

Catherine May1

F, #980, b. 30 December 1786, d. 14 March 1815
     Catherine May was born on 30 December 1786 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2,3 She was the daughter of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.1 Catherine May married Dr. Charles Williams Windship on 10 April 1808 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.4 Catherine May died on 14 March 1815 at the age of 28.5

Child of Catherine May and Dr. Charles Williams Windship

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S102] Annie Haven Thwing, Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, 45208.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915.
  4. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910.
  5. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, page number not available from on-line database.
  6. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910.

Charles May1

M, #981, b. 19 March 1788, d. 21 May 1856
     Charles May was born on 19 March 1788 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2,3 He was the son of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.1 Charles May married Caroline M. Dodge, daughter of Benjamin Dodge and Eliza Newhall, on 11 February 1845 in Lynn, Massachusetts.4 Charles May died on 21 May 1856 in Lynn, Massachusetts, at the age of 68.5

Children of Charles May and Caroline M. Dodge

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S102] Annie Haven Thwing, Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, 45208.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915.
  4. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910.
  5. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915.
  6. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 21.

Charles May1

M, #17748, b. 2 November 1785, d. 16 April 1786
     Charles May was born on 2 November 1785 in Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.1 Charles May died on 16 April 1786 in Massachusetts.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, page number not available from on-line database.

Edward May

M, #16148, b. 26 August 1795, d. 29 April 1802
     Edward May was born on 26 August 1795.1 He was the son of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall. Edward May died on 29 April 1802 at the age of 6 killed by a penetrating wound to the chest after falling on a post.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 12.

Eliza Dorothy Sewall May1

F, #25891, b. 25 December 1846, d. 4 September 1851
     Eliza Dorothy Sewall May was born on 25 December 1846.1 She was the daughter of Charles May and Caroline M. Dodge.1 Eliza Dorothy Sewall May died on 4 September 1851 at the age of 4.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 21.

Eliza Sewall May1

F, #25887, b. 23 December 1790, d. 21 October 1791
     Eliza Sewall May was born on 23 December 1790.1 She was the daughter of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.1 Eliza Sewall May died on 21 October 1791.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 12.

Elizabeth Sewall May1

F, #983, b. 5 December 1798, d. 5 March 1822
     Elizabeth Sewall May was born on 5 December 1798 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.2 Elizabeth Sewall May married Benjamin Willis Jr. on 19 September 1817 in Boston, Massachusetts, the ceremony being conducted by the Rev. Dr. Freeman.3 Elizabeth Sewall May died on 5 March 1822 in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, at the age of 234 and is buried in Eastern Cemetery, Portland, Cumberland County, Maine.4

Children of Elizabeth Sewall May and Benjamin Willis Jr.

Citations

  1. [S102] Annie Haven Thwing, Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, 45208.
  2. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, Boston Intelligencer, and Morning & Evening Advertiser, 20 September 1817.
  4. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#101710760."
  5. [S253] William Willis, Genealogy of the McKinstry family, p. 19.

Colonel Joseph May

M, #108, b. 25 March 1760, d. 27 February 1841
     Colonel Joseph May. A merchant.1 He was born on 25 March 1760 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Samuel May and Abigail Williams.3 Colonel Joseph May married firstly Dorothy Sewall, daughter of Samuel Sewall and Elizabeth Quincy, on 28 December 1784 in Boston, Massachusetts.2,4 Colonel Joseph May married secondly Mary Ann Atkinson on 12 October 1826.5 Colonel Joseph May died on 27 February 1841 in Boston at the age of 802 and is buried in Central Burying Ground, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.6

Children of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall

Citations

  1. [S102] Annie Haven Thwing, Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, 45208.
  2. [S25] Samuel Sewall, Diary of Samuel Sewall (1973 ed.), p. 1088.
  3. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 7, p. 316.
  4. [S89] Family Search, A report of the Record Commissioners of the city of Boston containing the Selectmen's minutes Boston (Massachusetts). City Registrar.
  5. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 13.
  6. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "#107500051."
  7. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, page number not available from on-line database.
  8. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  9. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 12.

Joseph Sewall May1

M, #25894, b. 21 May 1855
     Joseph Sewall May was born on 21 May 1855.1 He was the son of Charles May and Caroline M. Dodge.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 21.

Julia May1

F, #6981
     Julia May married Henry Oelrichs.1

Child of Julia May and Henry Oelrichs

Citations

  1. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans.

Lilian Marie May1

F, #13274, d. 21 February 1958
     Lilian Marie May married Sir William Bagot, Bart. 4th Baron Bagot of Bagot's Bromley on 25 July 1903.2 Lilian Marie May died on 21 February 1958.3

Citations

  1. [S34] Unverified internet information, http://www.thepeerage.com/p6290.htm
  2. [S97] John Bernard Burke, Burke's Peerage, 107th ed. Vol. I. p. 217.
  3. [S393] John Bernard Burke, Burke's Peerage, 107th edition., p. 217.

Louisa May1

F, #982, b. 31 December 1792, d. 14 November 1828
     Louisa May was born on 31 December 1792 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2,3 She was the daughter of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.1 Louisa May married Deacon Samuel Greele, son of Samuel Greele and Olive Read, on 19 October 1823 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.4,5,6 Louisa May died on 14 November 1828 at the age of 35.4,7

Children of Louisa May and Deacon Samuel Greele

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S102] Annie Haven Thwing, Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, 45208.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915.
  4. [S205] Newspaper, Boston Daily Advertiser, (Boston, MA) Wednesday, July 16, 1862; Association of the Alumni of Harvard College, Necrology of the past Year.
  5. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 22.
  6. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910.
  7. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 12.

Louisa May1

F, #25886, b. 11 September 1789, d. 21 July 1791
     Louisa May was born on 11 September 1789.1 She was the daughter of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.1 Louisa May died on 21 July 1791 at the age of 1.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 12.

Samuel May

M, #1726, b. 17 February 1723, d. 9 August 1794
     A descendant of John May, Roxbury, 1640. Samuel May was born on 17 February 1723.1 He married secondly Abigail Williams on 4 October 1753.2,1 Samuel May died on 9 August 1794 at the age of 71.1

Child of Samuel May and Abigail Williams

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 8.
  2. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 7, p. 316.

Samuel Joseph May1

M, #25888, b. 10 August 1794, d. 28 December 1795
     Samuel Joseph May was born on 10 August 1794.1 He was the son of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.1 Samuel Joseph May died on 28 December 1795 at the age of 1.1

Citations

  1. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 12.

Rev. Samuel Joseph May1,2

M, #112, b. 12 September 1797, d. 1 July 1871
     Rev. Samuel Joseph May was born on 12 September 1797 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.2,3,4 He was the son of Colonel Joseph May and Dorothy Sewall.5 Rev. Samuel Joseph May married Lucretia Flagge Coffin, daughter of Peter Coffin and Anne Martin, on 1 June 1825.2 He graduated from Harvard, A.B., 1817, A.M. and B.D., 1820. He was ordained to the Unitarian ministry, March 14, 1822 at Boston, Mass., and became pastor of the First Ecclesiastical Society of Brooklyn, Conn., March 17, 1822. In January, 1823, he established The Liberal Christian, in whose pages he made explicit statements of Unitarian doctrine. He wrote and preached as an advocate of total abstinence and in opposition to slavery as early as 1826; was burned in effigy at Syracuse, N.Y., in 1830, and was mobbed several times at Rutland and Montpelier, Vt., and at Haverhill, Mass. He was a member of the first New England anti-slavery society in 1832, and in 1833 befriended Prudence Crandall. He helped to organize a National Antislavery society in Philadelphia in 1833 and signed the "Declaration of Sentiments." He was general agent of the Massachusetts Anti-slavery society, 1835-53. He was pastor of the Unitarian church at South Scituate, Mass., 1836-42; was principal of the Girls' Normal School, Lexington, Mass., 1842-44; pastor at Syracuse, N.Y., 1845-67, and did missionary work in central New York, 1867-71. He did much to improve the public-school system of Syracuse, and was president of the board of education of that city at the time of his death. He is the author of: Education of the Faculties (1846); Revival of Education (1855); and Recollections of the Anti-Slavery Conflict (1868). G.B. Emerson, Samuel May, and T. J. Mumford edited: Memoir of Samuel Joseph May (1873.)2 Rev. Samuel Joseph May died on 1 July 1871 in Syracuse, New York, at the age of 73 sometime after 10pm when he was taken very ill.2,6 He was buried on 6 July 1871 in Oakwood Cemetery.7

Citations

  1. [S3] Nina Moore Tiffany, Samuel E. Sewell: a memoir, p.36. Surmised from footnote.
  2. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 7, p. 316.
  3. [S89] Family Search, Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915.
  4. [S361] Unknown author, Descendants of John May, p. 12.
  5. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  6. [S223] Thomas James] ed. Mumford, Samuel Joseph May, p. 292.
  7. [S223] Thomas James] ed. Mumford, Samuel Joseph May, p. 295.

Emma Cornelia Mayfield

F, #23859, b. 3 June 1884, d. 15 October 1968
     Emma Cornelia Mayfield was born on 3 June 1884.1 She married Ernest John Banta. Emma Cornelia Mayfield died on 15 October 1968 in Texas at the age of 84.1

Child of Emma Cornelia Mayfield and Ernest John Banta

Citations

  1. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 6538454."

Clinton Mayhew1

M, #23572
     Clinton Mayhew married Anna E. Kendall.1

Child of Clinton Mayhew and Anna E. Kendall

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937.

Eliza Mayhew1

F, #12905, b. 8 April 1824, d. 8 January 1873
     Eliza Mayhew was born on 8 April 1824 in Chesterville, Maine.2 She married Deacon Calvin Davenport Sewall, son of Deacon Oliver Sewall and Betsey Sylvester, on 1 January 1847 in Chesterville, Franklin County, Maine.3 Eliza Mayhew and Deacon Calvin Davenport Sewall appear on the census of 1 June 1860 at Chesterville, Maine, where his land is valued at $1000 and personal propery at $500.4 Eliza Mayhew died on 8 January 1873 in Farmington, Maine, at the age of 485,2 and is buried in Riverside Cemetery, Farmington, Franklin County, Maine.2

Children of Eliza Mayhew and Deacon Calvin Davenport Sewall

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 68.
  2. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 52879126."
  3. [S89] Family Search, Vital records, 1802-1892 (1918) Chesterville (Maine). Town Clerk.
  4. [S154] 1860 US Census.
  5. [S205] Newspaper, The Congregationalist, (Boston, MA) Thursday, January 23, 1873.

Henry Mayhew

M, #12457, b. circa 31 October 1799, d. 21 February 1867
     Henry Mayhew was born circa 31 October 1799.1 He married Mary Dunning Cushing, daughter of Martin Cushing and Hannah Sewall.2 Henry Mayhew died on 21 February 1867 in Maine.1 He was buried in New Sharon Village Cemetery, Franklin County, Maine.1

Citations

  1. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "# 38115605."
  2. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, Sinnett's Sewall genealogy, p. 26.

Mehitable Mayhew1

F, #5200, d. before 1761
     Mehitable Mayhew married Captain David Holmes, son of Deacon David Holmes and Bathsheba (Unknown), seven children.1 Mehitable Mayhew died before 1761.1

Citations

  1. [S38] Catherine Drinker Bowen, Yankee from Olympus, p.6.

Percy Clinton Mayhew1

M, #23571, b. 15 August 1875, d. 9 November 1957
     Percy Clinton Mayhew was born on 15 August 1875.1,2 He was the son of Clinton Mayhew and Anna E. Kendall.1 Percy Clinton Mayhew married Fannie Cutler Sewall, daughter of William Ripley Sewall and Mary Jane Fairchild, on 10 September 1902 in Sumner, Oxford County, Maine.1 Percy Clinton Mayhew died on 9 November 1957 at the age of 822 and is buried in Wayside Cemetery, West Paris, Oxford County, Maine.3

Citations

  1. [S232] Ancestry.com, Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937.
  2. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 198154991."
  3. [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 198154991, Percy Clinton Mayhew, showing gravestone photograph."

Charles Maynard1

M, #17425, b. 3 March 1811, d. 19 December 1859
     Charles Maynard was born on 3 March 1811.1 He married Harriet Atwood Fairbanks, daughter of Franklin Fairbanks and Hannah Sewall Cushing, on 1 April 1852.1 Charles Maynard died on 19 December 1859 at the age of 48.1

Child of Charles Maynard and Harriet Atwood Fairbanks

Citations

  1. [S323] Lorenzo Sayles Fairbanks, Fairbanks family in America, p. 282.