Thursday, February 18, 2010

Otis Harriman Small1830-1906 Dorcas Jane Quimby 1840-1879


Otis Harriman Small
Born 31 May 1830 East Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Parents: Eben Small Jr. and Eunice Harriman
Occupation: (1880) Farmer, Laborer
Married 1) Dorcas Jane Quimby 17 Jan 1858 Bucksport, Hancock, Maine (see certificate at left)
2) Mary P Norwood 6 Oct 1882 Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Died 22 Apr 1906 East Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Buried: Hillside Cemetery, Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Sources
1850 US Census for Bucksport, Hancock, Maine (age 20)
1860 US Census for Bucksport, Maine page 78 (age 29)
1870 US Census for Maine (age 40)
1880 US Census Bucksport, Hancock, Maine pg 39C (age 50)
Marriage to Dorcas:  Marriage Certificate
Marriage to Mary: IGI Film 0010578 Batch M506412 dated 1864-1885
1900 US Census for Bucksport, Hancock, Maine (age 70)
Headstone: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=65657026


Dorcas Jane Quimby
Parents William Willey Quimby and Martha A Lowell
Born 12 Jul 1840 East Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Died 26 Sep 1879 East Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Buried: Hillside Cemetery, Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Note:  buried with youngest daughter
Sources
1870 US Census for Maine (age 29)
Headstone: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=65633482





CHILDREN


*William Lois Small
NOTE:  His middle name IS Lois 
Born 29 Oct 1858 East Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Married Maud Faustina Hapworth 16 Jul 1886 East Eddington, Penobscot, Maine
Children: Howard, Georgia, Walter (adopted)
Note:  they were given custody of their four grandchildren in 1918 when the flu pandemic claimed their son, Howard and his wife, Janet.
Died 14 Jun 1939 Bangor, Penobscot, Maine
Buried: Hillside Cemetery, Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Sources
1870 US Census for Maine (age 11)
1880 US Census Bucksport, Hancock, Maine pg 39C
LDS deceased member record (note: his middle name is incorrectly given as Lewis in the record)
1910 US Census for Bucksport, Hancock, Maine page 8 (age 51)

1920 US Census for Bangor, Hancock, Maine page 13B (age 61)
Note:  their 4 orphaned grandchildren are living with them as well as their daughter and her husband
1930 US Census for Bangor, Hancock, Maine page 4A (age 71)
Note:  their 4 orphaned grandchildren are living with them
His granddaughter, Bessie, whom he helped raise.

Annie May Small
Born April 1862 Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Married Napoleon B Colby 12 Apr 1879 Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Children: Evea, Minnola, Margie
Died 1934 Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Sources
1870 US Census for Maine (age 8)
1900 US Census for Bucksport, Hancock, Maine (age 38)
1920 US Census for Bucksport, Hancock, Maine (age 57)
Marriage to Napoleon: Maine Marriages and IGI Film 0010578 Batch M506412 dated 1864-1885
Headstone:  http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=71685312
Celia Adel Small
Born 4 Sep 1874 East Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Married Orlando C Grindle 4 Feb 1894 Maine
Children:  Leon
Died 20 May 1895 Maine
C.O.D.:  Puerperal Septicemia (form of blood poisoning contracted during birth, usually caused by unsterile techniques, also known as childbed fever)
Sources
1880 US Census Bucksport, Hancock, Maine pg 39C (age 5)
Maine Death Record
Headstone: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=55221242

Mahitable Small
Born 26 Sep 1879 Bucksport, Hancock, Maine
Died 28 Sep 1879 Bucksport, Hancock Maine
Buried Hillside Cemetery
Note: Buried with her mother
Sources
Family Search
Memorial:  http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=65656820






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