flag   Henry  PLUMMER

  (b. May 1846 Raymond, Maine, USA   d. 7 April 1902 Poland, Maine, USA )  
Age: 55
Cause of Death: heart failure

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PLUMMER Genealogy

Henry PLUMMER was born May 1846 in Raymond, Maine, USA. Henry PLUMMER was the child of

He married  Lydia Jane VERRILL 2 April 1881 in Gray, Maine, USA .  Lydia Jane VERRILL  was born 4 June 1842 in New Gloucester, Maine, USA.  She died 14 August 1901 in Minot, Maine, USA.  She was the daughter of William VERRILL and Lydia TRIPP.

Henry PLUMMER died 7 April 1902 in Poland, Maine, USA.

son of Sewell Plummer and Eunice Harmon

NOTE: Henry Plummer was the uncle of Jessie Cobb, the murdered woman in the story above. He was one of the witnesses who gave testimony to the coroner's jury.


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Androscoggin's Secret - Based on the 1900 murder of Jessie Cobb in Lewiston, Maine
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Henry PLUMMER married flag  Lydia Jane VERRILL-- Date: 2 April 1881 Place: Gray, Maine, USA
Lydia Jane VERRILL was the daughter of William VERRILL and Lydia TRIPP




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Birth
May 1846
Raymond, Maine, USA



USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.


USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.


USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form


USA 1853 - Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations


USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.


USA 1859 - October 16 – John Brown raids the Harpers Ferry Armory in Harper's Ferry, Virginia, in an unsuccessful bid to spark a general slave rebellion.


USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.


USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.


USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States


USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.


USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.


USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.


USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America


USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves


USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).


USA 1863 - October 3 – President Lincoln proclaims a national Thanksgiving day to be celebrated the final Thursday in November in the United States


USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.


USA 1865 - April 9 - Robert E. Lee surrenders to Ulysees S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.


USA 1865 - April 14 - Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:


USA 1867 - March 30 – Alaska is purchased for $7.2 million from Alexander II of Russia, about 2 cent/acre ($4.19/km²), by United States Secretary of State William H. Seward. The news media call this "Seward's Folly"


USA 1869 - May 10 - The Union and Central Pacific Railroads joined their rails at Promontory Summit, Utah Territory and forged the destiny of a nation. (Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah)


World History 1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown


World History 1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.


World History 1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire


USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.


USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875


USA 1876 - May 10 - Centennial Exhibitiion


USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:


USA 1879 - Cleveland became the world's first city to be lighted electrically in 1879 when Charles Brush successfully demonstrated arc lights on the streets.


USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.


USA 1883 - November 18 – U.S. and Canadian railroads institute 5 standard continental time zones, ending the confusion of thousands of local times.


USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.


USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date.


USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.


World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885).


USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed.


USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended


USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.


World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition


USA 1894 - Pullman strike


World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike


USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.


USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.


USA 1898 - April 25 – Spanish-American War: The United States declares war on Spain; the U.S. Congress announces that a state of war has existed since April 21 (later backdating this one more day to April 20).


USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.

1881 Marriage / Partner
Henry PLUMMER and Lydia Jane VERRILL 2 April 1881, Gray, Maine, USA

1900 Minot, Androscoggin, Maine

name: Henry Plummer
titles & terms:
event: Census
event date: 1900
event place: ED 30 Mechanic Falls & Minot towns Mechanic Falls village, Androscoggin, Maine, United States
birth date: May 1846
birthplace: Maine
relationship to head of household: Head
father's birthplace: Maine
mother's birthplace: Maine
race or color (standardized): White
gender: Male
marital status: Married
years married: 19
estimated marriage...Read MORE...




USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.


USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.


World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII.

1901 Death of Spouse/Partner
Lydia Jane VERRILL died 14 August 1901, Minot, Maine, USA

1902 Death

Name: Henry Plummer
Gender: Male
Age: 55
Birth Date: abt 1847
Death Date: 7 Apr 1902
Death Place: Poland
Registration Place: Poland, Androscoggin
Father: Sewall
Mother: Annice

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Original data: Maine Death Records, 1617-1922. Augusta, Maine: Maine State...Read MORE...



Henry is buried at:
Buried with his wife in Gray, Maine
page 63
Descendants of Richard Varrell by Harold F. Round, 1968

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