F, #10255, b. 30 November 1788, d. 7 January 1878
Betsey Sylvester was born on 30 November 1788 in Norridgewock, Henrico County, Virginia.1 She was the daughter of William Sylvester and Mary Brann.1 Betsey Sylvester married Deacon Oliver Sewall, son of Rev. Jotham Sewall and Jenny Sewall, on 5 November 1813 in Norridgewock.1 Betsey Sylvester died on 7 January 1878 in Chesterville, Franklin County, Maine, at the age of 891,2 was buried in what is now Zion Hill Cemetery, Farmington, Maine.3
Children of Betsey Sylvester and Deacon Oliver Sewall
- Harriet Atwood Sewall+4 b. 11 Sep 1814, d. 31 Mar 1866
- Eliza Jane Sewall+2 b. 24 Apr 1816, d. 7 Aug 1861
- Maria Sewall+4 b. 22 Mar 1818, d. 1 Jan 1892
- George Oliver Sewall+4 b. 16 Dec 1819, d. 19 Dec 1898
- Deacon Calvin Davenport Sewall+4 b. 12 Jun 1822, d. 5 Nov 1883
- William Sylvester Sewall+5 b. 5 Jun 1824, d. 10 Jul 1909
John Hawthorne Sylvester1
M, #23923, b. 9 May 1889, d. 15 October 1969
John Hawthorne Sylvester was born on 9 May 1889 in Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.1 He married Altie Maleen Sewall, daughter of George Lincoln Sewall and Rose Mary Hascall, on 1 April 1917 in Durham, Maine.2 John Hawthorne Sylvester died on 15 October 1969 at the age of 801 and is buried in Sawyer Cemetery, Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.1
Children of John Hawthorne Sylvester and Altie Maleen Sewall
Julian Hawthorne Sylvester1
M, #25694, b. 23 June 1918, d. 4 September 1973
Julian Hawthorne Sylvester was born on 23 June 1918 in Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.1 He was the son of John Hawthorne Sylvester and Altie Maleen Sewall.1 Julian Hawthorne Sylvester married Marjorie Noyes.2 Julian Hawthorne Sylvester died on 4 September 1973 in Sharon, Windsor County, Vermont, at the age of 551 and is buried in Sylvester Cemetery, Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.3
Kerstral H. Sylvester1
F, #25695, b. 26 October 1920, d. 13 September 2013
Kerstral H. Sylvester was born on 26 October 1920 in Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.1 She was the daughter of John Hawthorne Sylvester and Altie Maleen Sewall.1 Kerstral H. Sylvester married Carrol Dwight Davis on 19 November 1941 in Maine.2 Kerstral H. Sylvester died on 13 September 2013 in Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida, at the age of 923 and is buried in Sylvester Cemetery, Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.4
- [S89] Family Search, Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.
- [S89] Family Search, Maine, Marriage Index, 1892-1966, 1977-1996.
- [S34] Unverified internet information, https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/news-press/obituary.aspx
- [S392] Website findagrave.com (http://www.findagrave.com/) "Memorial # 117860724, Kerstral H. “Kay” Sylvester Davis, showing gravestone photograph."
Maurice A. Sylvester1
M, #25698, b. 2 November 1923, d. 27 April 2012
Maurice A. Sylvester was born on 2 November 1923 in Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.1,2 He was the son of John Hawthorne Sylvester and Altie Maleen Sewall.1 Maurice A. Sylvester married Florence G. Bussell on 6 September 1946 in Solon, Maine.3 Maurice A. Sylvester died on 27 April 2012 in Gorham, Cumberland County, Maine, at the age of 884 and is buried in Sylvester Cemetery, Durham, Androscoggin County, Maine.4
William Sylvester married Mary Brann on 18 November 1788 in Norridgewock this makes the date of their marriage 13 days before Betsey's reported birth date. see Norridgewock Vital Records.1
- [S106] Maine Families in 1790, Vol. 7 p. 454.
- [S330] Wallace Redmond Forrester, House of Forrester, p. 139.
Mary Symmes was the daughter of Rev. Zechariah Symmes.1 Mary Symmes married firstly Major Thomas Savage, son of William Savage, on 15 September 1652 in Boston, Massachusetts, and had eleven children.1,2 Mary Symmes married secondly Anthony Stoddard after 1682.2
F, #9292, b. 1652, d. 2 December 1692
Sarah Symmes was born in 1652 in Charlestown.2,3 She was the daughter of Capt. William Symmes and Mary Sparhawk.4 Sarah Symmes married Rev. Moses Fiske, son of Rev. John Fiske and Ann Gipps, on 7 November 1672 in Charlestown there were 14 children of this marriage. (Also seen as 9 september 1671.)1,2 Sarah Symmes died on 2 December 1692.5
Thomas Symmes married Elizabeth Sewall, daughter of William Sewall and Anne Wagstaffe, on 30 October 1607 in Bishops Itchington, Warwickshire.1 In 1624 he was a brazier.2 Thomas Symmes died in Coventry.3
Children of Thomas Symmes and Elizabeth Sewall
Capt. William Symmes1
Capt. William Symmes married Mary Sparhawk.
- [S170] Unknown author, Genealogy of the Sparhawk family, p. 6.
Rev. William Symmes1
M, #8222, b. November 1729
Rev. William Symmes was born in November 1729. He married secondly Susannah Powell, daughter of John Powell and Ann Dummer, on 26 July 1774 in Boston, Massachusetts.2
Rev. Zechariah Symmes1
F, #17968, b. 1875, d. 1875
(un-named) Symonds's birth was registered in the quarter ending 1875 in the Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, registration district.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Cunningham Lewis Symonds and Alice Ann Picot.1 (un-named)'s death was registered in the quarter ending 1875 in the Sydney, New South Wales, registration district.1
M, #24753, b. circa 1910
(unknown) Symonds was born circa 1910.1 He was the son of Thomas Edward Symonds and Violet May Gass.
Agnes Edith Marie Elisabeth Symonds
F, #19332, b. March 1869
Agnes Edith Marie Elisabeth Symonds is also recorded as Anita Symonds. Agnes Edith Marie Elisabeth Symonds's birth was registered in the quarter ending March 1869 in the Newton Abbot, Devon, registration district.1 She was the daughter of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Thomas Matthew Charles Symonds GCB and Prestwood Mary Wolrige.2 Agnes Edith Marie Elisabeth Symonds was baptised on 28 March 1869 at All Saints', Babbacombe, Devon.3 She married Commander Thomas Holmes on 15 April 1891 in All Saints', Babbacombe, Torquay, Devon.2 Agnes Edith Marie Elisabeth Symonds and Commander Thomas Holmes appeared in the 1901 census at Chelsea, London. He is noted as a retired commander R.N. and an Inspector of Life Boats.4
Child of Agnes Edith Marie Elisabeth Symonds and Commander Thomas Holmes
Alithea Mary Symonds Symonds1
F, #17953, b. 4 March 1854, d. 29 September 1909
Alithea Mary Symonds Symonds was born on 4 March 1854 in Onehunga, New Zealand.1 She was the daughter of John Jermyn Symonds and Alithea Seymour Wilson.1 Alithea Mary Symonds Symonds married Dr. William George Scott on 16 August 1879 in Onehunga.2 Alithea Mary Symonds Symonds died on 29 September 1909 in Onehunga at the age of 55.1
Anna Maria Symonds1
F, #19044, b. 4 February 1741/42, d. 11 January 1758
Anna Maria Symonds was baptised on 4 February 1741/42 at Horringer, Suffolk.2 She was the daughter of Rev. John Symonds and Mary Spring.1 Anna Maria Symonds died on 11 January 1758 at the age of 15.1 She was buried on 16 January 1758 in St Mary's Parish Church, Pakenham, Suffolk.3
F, #1280, b. 27 June 1823, d. December 1902
Anne Penelope Grant Symonds was born on 27 June 1823 in Boldre, Hampshire.3,4,5 She was the daughter of Admiral Thomas Edward Symonds and Lucinde Marie Louise Antoinette Touzi.1,2 Anne Penelope Grant Symonds was christened on 5 September 1823 at the Parish Church, Boldre, Hampshire.3 She and Juliana Symonds appear on the census of 4 April 1881 Annie P. Symonds and Juliana Symonds are recorded as visitors in the house of John Brown Gray a grocer of 1 & 2 Lennox Street Waterloo, Melcombe Regis, Dorset.6 Anne's death was registered in the quarter ending December 1902 in the Weymouth, Dorset, registration district; unmarried.1,7
Charles Edward Symonds1
M, #9753, b. 19 July 1876
Charles Edward Symonds was born on 19 July 1876 in St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.2 He was the son of Maj. Gen. Jermyn Charles Symonds RMLI and Maria Louisa Cottam.1
Charles Oates FitzSimon Symonds1
M, #22094, b. September 1862, d. 18 November 1864
Charles Oates FitzSimon Symonds's birth was registered in the quarter ending September 1862 in the Alverstoke, Hampshire, registration district.2 He was the son of Maj. Gen. Jermyn Charles Symonds RMLI and Susan Campbell Kennedy.3 Charles Oates FitzSimon Symonds was baptised on 29 May 1863 at Holy Trinity, Gosport, Hampshire.3 He died on 18 November 1864 in Forton Barracks, Gosport, Hampshire, at the age of 2.1
Charles Voss C. Symonds1
M, #17967, b. 18 August 1874, d. 1874
Charles Voss C. Symonds was born on 18 August 1874 in 369 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.2 He was the son of Thomas Cunningham Lewis Symonds and Alice Ann Picot.1,3 Charles's death was registered in the quarter ending 1874 in the Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, registration district.1
- [S376] Rosemary Haden, "Haden E-Mail," e-mail to John Rees, 2007-2017, citing http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au
- [S376] Rosemary Haden, "Haden E-Mail," e-mail to John Rees, 2007-2017, citing http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au and The Sydney Morning Herald, 31 August 1874.
- [S205] Newspaper, The Sydney Morning Herald, 31 August 1874.
Claude Picot Symonds1
M, #24752, b. 19 November 1906
Claude Picot Symonds was born on 19 November 1906 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.1 He was the son of Thomas Edward Symonds and Violet May Gass.1
M, #9859, b. 1881
Clement Symonds was born in 1881 in St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.1 He was the son of Maj. Gen. Jermyn Charles Symonds RMLI and Maria Louisa Cottam.1
- [S94] 1891 British Census.
D'Arcy Campbell Symonds1
M, #24754, b. circa 1912, d. 1969
D'Arcy Campbell Symonds was born circa 1912 in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.1 He was the son of Thomas Campbell Symonds and Norah Tindal Bamber.1 D'Arcy Campbell Symonds married Winifred Kathleen May Ross on 26 February 1938 in St Paul's Church, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.1 D'Arcy Campbell Symonds died in 1969 in South Africa.1