JORDAN Timothy

JORDAN Timothy[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1767 - 1849  (81 years)

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  • Name JORDAN Timothy 
    Born 19 Oct 1767  Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Massachusetts [Maine] Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    • (Cape Elizabeth had just become a separate town from Falmouth in 1765). History of Otisfield says he was born in Gorham but his parents were not known to have moved to Gorham until 1772.)
    Gender Male 
    Occupation farmer  [7
    _UID A66D0D38EB9ED5118A0644455354000087BD 
    Died 20 Mar 1849  Otisfield, Cumberland=>Oxford, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8
    • (aged 82; Otisfield joined Oxford county in 1978.)
    Buried Aft 20 Mar 1849  Otisfield, Cumberland=>Oxford, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9
    Address:
    Merrill Memorial AKA Gore Cemetery 
    Timothy Jordan gravestone
    Timothy Jordan gravestone
    Timothy Jordan sign close-up
    Timothy Jordan sign close-up
    Timothy & Esther (Mann) Jordan gravestones
    Timothy & Esther (Mann) Jordan gravestones
    Notes 
    • While residing in Gorham, he enlisted sometime in April 1781, and was a Private in Capt. McDonald's company, and at West Point he was selected by Capt. Robert Pemberton to be waiter to General Hand. He was at the seige of Yorktown when Gen. Cornwallis surrendered his army to Gen. Washington. He was allowed a pension Aug 28, 1832 and was then living in Paris. In 1834 he was living in Otisfield, and in 1835 in Norway, probably lived around with his various children. Sept. 3, 1789 he sold to David Gammon one half of lot 85, for 45 pounds, adjoining the lot improved by Lieut. Joseph Hancock, computed to be 50 acres. It was the lot where Geo. Walker afterward lived, known as the Jerry Sawyer place and Timothy no doubt lived there several years when he first came to Otisfield. The Plantation meeting was held at his house in 1790. The census of 1790, credits him with 8 daughters. He later lived on the Gore where Loren Brett since lived, on the hill, lot 22 range 2, 100 acres, which he bought of John Phillips Jr. Dec 15, 1802 for $120.

      Timothy Jordan bought of Barnabas Sawyer, June 7, 1811 for $89.79 lot 22 range 1, 55 acres 33 rods as surveyed by Uriah Holt.
    Person ID I29074  Old North Yarmouth, Maine
    Last Modified 22 Feb 2014 

    Father JORDAN Joseph,   b. 1750, Falmouth=>Cape Elizabeth, York, Massachusetts [Maine] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother ROBINSON Elizabeth,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1765  [3, 10
    Family ID F11548  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family MANN Esther,   b. Abt 1772, Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1847, Otisfield, Cumberland=>Oxford, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 8 May 1788  Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 11
    Children 
     1. JORDAN Elizabeth S.,   b. 26 Feb 1790, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. JORDAN Mary "Mercy" Mann,   b. 30 Aug 1792, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1872, Otisfield, Cumberland=>Oxford, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     3. JORDAN Catherine M.,   b. 13 Aug 1793, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. JORDAN Azubah,   b. 2 Jul 1794, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. JORDAN David,   b. 12 May 1796, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. JORDAN Amos Mann,   b. 17 Mar 1798, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. JORDAN Timothy, Jr.,   b. 24 Aug 1799, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1881, Norway, Oxford, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     8. JORDAN Esther,   b. 27 Jul 1801, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. JORDAN Polly,   b. 4 Jun 1803, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     10. JORDAN Sally,   b. 26 Jun 1805, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. JORDAN Noah,   b. 4 Apr 1807, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     12. JORDAN Adeline,   b. 31 Mar 1809, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     13. JORDAN Merritt,   b. 16 Jul 1811, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1874  (Age 62 years)
     14. JORDAN John P.,   b. 15 May 1813, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     15. JORDAN Colby A.,   b. 11 Nov 1817, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     16. JORDAN Diana L.,   b. 24 Oct 1819, Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 May 2017 
    Family ID F8106  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Oct 1767 - Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Massachusetts [Maine] Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 May 1788 - Otisfield, Cumberland, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War
    Veteran & Patriot of the Revolutionary War

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Book-Pike-John Pike of Newbury, Mass., p.166.

    2. [S1986] Book-Otisfield-A History of Otisfield, Cumb. Cty, Maine, pp.437-438.

    3. [S2468] Book-John Pike of Newbury, Mass., p.166.

    4. [S3753] Book-A History of Otisfield, Cumb. Cty, Maine, pp.437-438.

    5. [S1222] Book-Jordan-The Reverend Robert Jordan Memorial, CS71.J82., p.369.

    6. [S1986] Book-Otisfield-A History of Otisfield, Cumb. Cty, Maine, p.437.

    7. [S2909] Book-The Reverend Robert Jordan Memorial, CS71.J82., p.369.

    8. [S3753] Book-A History of Otisfield, Cumb. Cty, Maine, p.437.

    9. [S32] Death-gravestone, Merrill Memorial AKA Gore Cemetery; Otisfield, ME.

    10. [S2909] Book-The Reverend Robert Jordan Memorial, CS71.J82., p.368.

    11. [S1] Book-Pike-John Pike of Newbury, Mass., p.164.