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HELP! Grave has been located flag female ancestor  Persis M  CHURCHILL

  (b. 17 September 1827 Raymond, Maine, USA   d. 11 February 1905 Lewiston, Maine, USA )  

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Persis M CHURCHILL was born 17 September 1827 in Raymond, Maine, USA

Persis M CHURCHILL was the child of ?   and   ?

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Persis M  married  Samuel HODGDON 27 December 1850 in Raymond, Maine, USA .  Samuel HODGDON  was born 12 February 1827 in Otisfield, Maine, USA.  Samuel died 13 October 1904 in Raymond, Maine, USA. 

Persis M CHURCHILL died 11 February 1905 in Lewiston, Maine, USA.

Daughter of Matthew Churchill and Dorothy Hall

NOTE: owned and operated the boarding house in Lewiston where Jean B. Jacques resided at the time of the murder


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Persis M CHURCHILL married Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Samuel HODGDON-- Date: 27 December 1850 Place: Raymond, Maine, USA
Children.

1. Lucy Hodgdon, d. in infancy.

2. Elizabeth Hodgdon, b. Sept. 30, 1856; m. Horace Strout.

3. Samuel Hodgdon, b. Sept. 9, 1859; m. Fannie McNally, d. Mar 6, 1930. Buried in N. Raymond, Maine.

4. Ellen Hodgdon, b. Sept. 5, 1861; m. Hadley Hunt.

5. Mabel Hodgdon, b. May 23, 1863; m. Zenas Haines.

6. Alfred Lyman Hodgdon, b. June 6, 1865.


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Persis M CHURCHILL and Samuel HODGDON 27 December 1850, Raymond, Maine, USA

She was 23 years old.
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1870 Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
name: Persis Hodgdon
estimated birth year: 1828
gender: Female
age in 1870: 42y
color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White
birthplace: Maine
home in 1870: Maine, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Samuel Hodgdon M 43y Maine
Persis Hodgdon F 42y Maine
Lizzie Hodgdon F 13y Maine
Samuel P Hodgdon M 10y Maine
Nellie Hodgdon F 8y Maine
Mabel Hodgdon F 7y Maine
Fredric Hodgdon M 5y Maine

1870 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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1900 Lewiston, Androscoggin, Maine
name: Perces M Hodgdon
titles & terms:
residence: Lewiston city, Androscoggin, Maine
birth date: Sep 1827
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head of household: Self
spouse:
spouse's titles & terms:
spouse's birthplace:
father:
father's titles & terms:
father's birthplace: Maine
mother:
mother's titles & terms:
mother's birthplace: Maine
race or color (expanded): White
head-of-household name: Perces M Hodgdon
gender: Female
marital status: Married
years married: 50
estimated marriage year: 1850
mother how many children: 7
number living children: 4
immigration year:
enumeration district: 0019
page: 7
sheet letter: B
family number: 127
reference number: 95
film number: 1240587
image number: 00636
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Perces M Hodgdon F Maine
son Samuel Hodgdon M Maine
son Alfred L Hodgdon M Maine
lodger Belle Varney F Maine
lodger John Gee M England
lodger John Hartley M England
1900 Census Ancestry (U.S.)
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1904 Death of Spouse/Partner
Samuel HODGDON died 13 October 1904, Raymond, Maine, USA
Obituary
Mrs. Persis M. Hodgdon

Mrs. Persis M. Hodgdon of Lewiston died Saturday morning at her home, 147 Park street, aged 77 years.

Mrs. Hodgdon was born in North Raymond, Sept. 17, 1827, and was the daughter of Matthew and Dorothy (Hall) Churchill.

In early life she was a mill operative, learning to weave in one of the mills in Biddeford and later worked in the mill of the Hamilton Corporation in Lowell, Mass. During her residence in Lowell, she became acquainted with Samuel S. Hodgdon, whom she married. He died last October. Four children survive her, namely, Samuel S. Hodgdon, Alfred L. Hodgdon and Nellie Hodgkins, wife of John P. Hodgkins, all of Lewiston, and Mabel Haines, now residing in Portland, Oregon. Her oldest child, Elizabeth, died some years ago at Raymond. Two children died in early infancy.

Mrs. Hodgdon came to Lewiston on her fiftieth birthday and as she was wont to say, with just $50 in her pocket. She lived for several years on lower Lisbon street, keeping a...Read MORE...


Persis M CHURCHILL - Grave North Raymond Cemetery, East Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
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North Raymond Cemetery, East Raymond, Cumberland, Maine
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death1905 Death
11 February 1905
Lewiston, Maine, USA

She died at the age of 77.


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Persis is buried at: North Raymond Cemetery East Raymond, Cumberland County, Maine
Added: 6/2/2012 1:54:03 PM - Updated: 3/22/2024 3:48:56 PM
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