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Nathaniel 3
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Maria E Edwards



Father: Mother:



Samuel Edwards
Martha McLellan

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

6/8/1809 Gorham ME 4/21/1893 Gorham ME

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Joseph Estes 7/10/1834 Gorham ME Robert Estes Dorcas Chestley

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

2/3/1805 Windham ME 5/30/1892 Gorham ME

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Martha Marilla Estes 6/19/1835 Gorham ME 12/16/1921
Newton MA
Albert Smith Estes 2/21/1837 Gorham ME 8/30/1862 Manassas VA
Dana Estes 3/4/1840 Gorham ME 6/16/1909 Brookline MA
Abba Alfreda Estes 6/13/1842 Gorham ME 7/16/1862 Gorham ME
Mary Hanna Estes 8/11/1844 Gorham ME

George Hillman Estes 7/10/1847 Gorham ME 8/6/1848 Gorham ME
Ellen Maria Estes 6/14/1849 Gorham ME 7/14/1832
Newton MA
Harriet Augusta Estes 8/12/1851 Gorham ME 7/4/1912
Gorham ME

Comments:

Family located: Gorham ME
Occupation: Stone Cutter; Farmer 

Albert Smith Estes and Dana Estes were soldiers in the Civil War, the former being killed in battle of Manassas, Va. Dana served in Co. A, 13th Mass. Inf. He was senior member of Dana Estes & Co., Boston, Mass.

Other Info:

Joseph Estes died Augusta ME typhoid fever
Maria [Edwards] Estes died old age

Martha M Estes m 1/20/1861 William H Jones
Albert Marshall Jones manager res of Washington DC b Portland ME m 4/21/1906 Salem MA Grace Webber 27 dau of William G Webber and Sarah E Florence

Dana Estes m 4/11/1867 Newton MA Louisa Sophia Reid b Boston dau of Peter Reid and Mary Filgate
Dana Estes b 8/19/1877 Boston MA
Dana Estes applied for passport 5/23/1908: age 67, 5'9", full forehead, brown eyes, large nose, med mouth, small chin, grey hair, florid complexion, full face; occ: retired capitalist
Dana Estes died of pernicious annemia [cremated}

Edward Asa Hooper b 9/10/1891 Cambridge MA s of Edward A Hooper and Ellen M Estes of Cambridge; both p b ME

Census:

1840 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Joseph Estes
2 males under 5
1 female 5-10
1 male, 1 female 30-40

1850 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Joseph Estes    45    Stonecutter
Maria    41
Martha M    13
Albert S    12
Oliver D    10
Abby A    8
Mary H    6
Ellen M    1

1860 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Joseph Estes    44    Marble Worker    1200    150
Maria    40
Martha M    24
Albert L    22
Oliver D    20
Abby A    18
Mary H    16
Ellen M    10
Harriet A     7

1870 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Estes Joseph    65    Marble worker    2000    250
_____ Maria    60    Keeping house    ME
_____ Mary H    26    ME
_____ Ellen M    21    ME
_____ Harriet A    19    ME

1880 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Estes Joseph    75    Stone cutter    ME    ME    ME
_____ Maria    70    Wife    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME
_____ Hattie    24    Daughter    At home    ME    ME    ME

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1870 Portland (Cumberland) ME
Jones Wm N    36    Candy Pedlar    0    450    MA
_____ Martha M    35    Keeping House    MA
Estes Mary    24    Works in Shoe Shop    MA
_____ Helen    21    Boot Trimmer    MA

1880 Norway (Oxford) ME
Jones William H    46    M    Sewg Mchn Agt    MA    MA    MA   
_____ Martha M    45    M    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME   
_____ A Marshall    8    S    attended school within the year    MA    MA    ME

1900 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Jones William    May 1834    M 39    MA    MA    MA    Farmer
_____ Martha M    June 1835    M 39    1    1    ME    ME    ME

1910 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Jones Martha M    74    Wd    1    1    ME    ME    ME    none
Ayer Harriet A    Sister    57    Wd    2    2    ME    ME    ME    none

1910 Brookline (Norfolk) MA
Jones A Marshall    38    M2 4    ME    MA    ME    Book Publisher    Publishing House
_____ Grace W    31    M1 4    1    1    MA    MA    MA    none
_____ Faith F    daughter    3    S    MA    ME    MA    none
2 servants also in household

1920 Gorham (Cumberland) ME
Jones Martha M    84    Wd    ME    ME    ME    none
Phinney Georgie    Boarder    63    Wd    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Brookline (Norfolk) MA
Jones A Marshall    46    M    ME    MA    ME    Publisher    Books
_____ Grace W    40    M    MA    MA    MA    none
_____ Faith    Daughter    12    S    MA    ME    MA    none
_____ Prudence    Daughter    7    S    MA    ME    MA    none
_____ Beverly    Daughter    4 7/12    S    MA    ME    MA    none
2 servants also in household

1930 Boston (Suffolk) MA
Jones  Marshall    30000    59    M 25    ME    MA    ME    Publisher Books
_____ Grace W    48    M 23    MA    MA    MA    none
_____ Faith F    Daughter    22    S    MA    ME    MA    none
_____ Prudence M    Daughter    17    S    MA    ME    MA    Student    Private School
_____ Beverly M    Daughter    14    S    MA    ME    MA    Student    Private School

1940 Boston (Suffolk) MA
Brunswick Hotel
Jones A M    [male]    H Guest    68    M    ME    Book Selling    Book Publishing
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1860 Ward 8 Boston (Suffolk) MA
Dana Estes    21    Salesman    ME
living in the home of Wm H Page, Physician

1870 Newton (Middlesex) MA
Estus Dana    28    Publisher of Books    ME
_____ Louisa    25    no occupation    England
_____ Frederic    2    At home    MA
living in the household of Mary W Bush

1880 Boston (Suffolk) MA
Highland Ave
Dana Estes    39    Publisher    ME    ME    ME
_____ Louise R    35    Wife    MA    MA
_____Frederick R    12    son    MA    ME    MA
_____Dana Jr    3    son    MA    ME    MA
Campbell Hattie    24    servant    Prince Edward Island
McDonald Casey    26    servant    Prince Edward Island
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1900 Cambridge (Middlesex) MA
Hooper Edward S    Aug 1839    M 26    ME    MA    MA    Furniture {Mftr)
_____ Ellen M    June 1849    M 26    2    2    ME    ME    ME   
_____ James K    Son    Aug 1875    S    ME    ME    ME    Bookkeeper
_____ Edward A Jr    Son    S    MA    ME    ME    at school
Ayer Harriett A    Sister in law    Aug 1851    Wd    ME    ME    ME    Capitalist

1910 Newton (Middlesex) MA
Hooper Ellen M    60    Wd    2    2    ME    ME    ME    own income
_____ Edward A    Son    18    S    MA    ME    ME    none

1920 Newton (Middlesex) MA
Hooper Ellen    boarder    78    S    ME    ME    ME    none
living in the household of James Wentworth

1930 Newton (Middlesex) MA
Hooper Ellen M    Boarder    80    Wd    ME    ME    ME    none
living in the household of Margaret S Fraser

Military:



Cemetery:

Maria E Edwards, husband Joseph, and children Albert, Abba, and George are buried in Eastern Cemetery, Gorham ME.

Online:

For more information about the ancestors of Joseph Estes, see this section of The Never Ending Family.

Short Bio of Dana Estes