Descendants of Leighton

 

Generation No. 1

 

1.  LEIGHTON11.  He married NANCY1

 

Notes for LEIGHTON and NANCY:

[U.S. Federal Census, 1880, roll 482, page 349C.]

1880 census in Mount Vernon, Kennebec Co., Maine: Sarah C. Leighton, age 34, lived with her husband Timothy Leighton, age 41, their sons Bertran E. Leighton, age 11 and Fred M. Leighton, age 5, her mother-in-law Nancy Leighton, age 66, and her husband's nephew Charles W. Stevens, age 14. All were born in Maine, as was Sarah's father; her mother was born in England. Sarah's brother, Frederick Darwin Huntoon, married Martha Leighton who had previously been married to someone named Stevens. This fact and the presence of nephew Charles Stevens suggests that Timothy was Martha's brother.

 

Children of LEIGHTON and NANCY are:

2.                i.    TIMOTHY2 LEIGHTON, b. 1839, Maine; d. Aft. 1880.

3.               ii.    MARTHA A. LEIGHTON, b. 16 Aug 1841, Maine; d. Aft. 1880.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

2.  TIMOTHY2 LEIGHTON (LEIGHTON1)1 was born 1839 in Maine1,2, and died Aft. 18803,4.  He married SARAH CAROLINE HUNTOON5,6, daughter of ERASMUS HUNTOON and CATHERINE HEPWORTH.  She was born 19 Apr 1846 in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine7,8, and died Aft. 18809,10.

 

Notes for TIMOTHY LEIGHTON:

[U.S. Federal Census, 1880, roll 482, page 349C.]

1880 census in Mount Vernon, Kennebec Co., Maine: Sarah C. Leighton, age 34, lived with her husband Timothy Leighton, age 41, their sons Bertran E. Leighton, age 11 and Fred M. Leighton, age 5, her mother-in-law Nancy Leighton, age 66, and her husband's nephew Charles W. Stevens, age 14. All were born in Maine, as was Sarah's father; her mother was born in England. Sarah's brother, Frederick Darwin Huntoon, married Martha Leighton who had previously been married to someone named Stevens. This fact and the presence of nephew Charles Stevens suggests that Timothy was Martha's brother.

 

Notes for SARAH CAROLINE HUNTOON:

Chronology of Sarah Caroline Huntoon (from Allan F. Abrahamse):

[U.S. Federal Census, 1880, roll 482, page 349C.]

1880 census in Mount Vernon, Kennebec Co., Maine: Sarah C. Leighton, age 34, lived with her husband Timothy Leighton, age 41, their sons Bertran E. Leighton, age 11 and Fred M. Leighton, age 5, her mother-in-law Nancy Leighton, age 66, and her husband's nephew Charles W. Stevens, age 14. All were born in Maine, as was Sarah's father; her mother was born in England. Sarah's brother, Frederick Darwin Huntoon, married Martha Leighton who had previously been married to someone named Stevens. This fact and the presence of nephew Charles Stevens suggests that Timothy was Martha's brother.

 

Children of TIMOTHY LEIGHTON and SARAH HUNTOON are:

                   i.    BERTRAN E.3 LEIGHTON11, b. 1869, Maine11,12; d. Aft. 188013,14.

                  ii.    FRED M. LEIGHTON15, b. 1875, Maine15,16; d. Aft. 188017,18.

 

 

3.  MARTHA A.2 LEIGHTON (LEIGHTON1)19 was born 16 Aug 1841 in Maine19, and died Aft. 188019.  She married (1) STEVENS20 Bef. 186420.    She married (2) FREDERIC DARWIN HUNTOON21 12 Mar 187621, son of ERASMUS HUNTOON and CATHERINE HEPWORTH.  He was born 19 Sep 1849 in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine21,22,23, and died Aft. 188024,25.

 

Notes for MARTHA A. LEIGHTON and STEVENS:

[U.S. Federal Census, 1880, roll 482, page 382A.]

1880 census in Readfield, Kennebec Co., Maine: Fred D. Hunton, a "photographer," age 30, lived with his wife Martha A. Hunton, age 39, and Martha's children by her previous husband: Martha A. Stevens, age 16, Charles W. Stevens, age 14 and Lucy B. Stevens, age 12. Everyone was born in Maine. Frederic's mother was born in England.

 

Notes for FREDERIC DARWIN HUNTOON:

Chronology of Frederic Darwin Huntoon (from Allan F. Abrahamse):

[U.S. Federal Census, 1880, roll 482, page 382A.]

1880 census in Readfield, Kennebec Co., Maine: Fred D. Hunton, a "photographer," age 30, lived with his wife Martha A. Hunton, age 39, and Martha's children by her previous husband: Martha A. Stevens, age 16, Charles W. Stevens, age 14 and Lucy B. Stevens, age 12. Everyone was born in Maine. Frederic's mother was born in England.

[Daniel T. V. Huntoon, Philip Hunton and his Descendants,  (Cambridge: University Press, 1881 [from Allan F. Abrahamse]), pg. 89.]

1881 he was said to be living in Readfield, Kennebec Co., Maine.

 

Children of MARTHA LEIGHTON and STEVENS are:

                   i.    MARTHA A.3 STEVENS25, b. Abt. 1864, Maine25; d. Aft. 188025.

                  ii.    CHARLES W. STEVENS25, b. Abt. 1866, Maine25; d. Aft. 188025.

                 iii.    LUCY B. STEVENS25, b. Abt. 1868, Maine25; d. Aft. 188025.


Endnotes

 

1.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

2.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 349C.

3.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

4.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 349C.

5.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

6.  Daniel T. V. Huntoon, Philip Hunton and his Descendants,  (Cambridge: University Press, 1881 [from Allan F. Abrahamse]), pg. 68.

7.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

8.  Mabel Goodwin Hall, Vital Records of Hallowell, Maine, to the Year 1892,  (Main Historical Society, 1924-1929 [FHL Film 1033824, items 1-5] (from Allan F. Abrahamse)), Cited on IGI., Cite says her mother's name was Caroline, and that her hame was Sarah E. Huntoon.

9.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

10.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 349C.

11.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

12.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 349C.

13.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

14.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 349C.

15.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

16.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 349C.

17.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

18.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 349C.

19.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

20.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 382A.

21.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

22.  Mabel Goodwin Hall, Vital Records of Hallowell, Maine, to the Year 1892,  (Main Historical Society, 1924-1929 [FHL Film 1033824, items 1-5] (from Allan F. Abrahamse)), Cited on IGI., Cite says her mother's name was Caroline, and that her hame was Sarah E. Huntoon.

23.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 382A.

24.  Allan F. Abrahamse, Eight Generations of Descendants of Philip Huntoon, Long Beach Calif: to appear, 2004; preliminary draft September 2003.

25.  1880 US Federal Census, roll 482, page 382A.

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