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Hannah Lathrop Edwards




Father: Mother:



Richard Edwards
Hannah Lathrop

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

6/8/1772 Gorham ME 3/5/1858

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:

John Sawyer

10/4/1792

Gorham ME

Jonathan Sawyer
Martha Rich

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

3/8/1769
Phillips Gore 11/28/1837
Otisfield ME

Child(ren):

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

Sarah Sawyer

2/4/1794

Poland ME

1813


Hannah Edwards Sawyer

8/22/1796

Poland ME

2//1873


Martha Sawyer

9/2/1799

Poland ME

8/2/1852


Polly Sawyer

5/19/1802

Poland ME

2/13/1892

Oxford ME





Comments:

Family located: Poland ME
Occupation:

Other Info:

on John Sawyer's death certificate as cause of death "had long been crazy or insane"

Census:

1820 Poland (Cumberland) ME
Eliphalet Dunn
2 females under 10
2 females 16-26
1 male 26-45
1 female over 45
1 agri

1830 Poland (Cumberland) ME
Eliphalet Dunn
2 males 1 female under 5
1 male 1 female 5-10
1 male 2 females 10-15
1 female 20-30
1 male 1 female 30-40
1 female 50-60
1 male 60-70
1 female 80-90

1840 Poland (Cumberland) ME
John H Faunce
1 male under 5
3 males 1 female 5-10
1 male 1 female 15-20
1 male 2 females 40-50
1 female 60-70

1850 Oxford (Oxford) ME
John H Faunce, 50 Farmer
Martha Faunce 51
Andrew J Faunce 17
John Faunce 15
William Faunce 14
Eliphalet Faunce 9
Martha A Faunce 6
Hannah Sawyer 77

Cemetery:

Hannah Lathrop Edwards and daughter Polly Sawyer are buried in Highland Cemetery, Poland ME.

Online:

For more information about the ancestors of John Sawyer, see this section of Forever Growing Family Tree.

Published History/Genealogy:

John Sawyer son of Jonathan Sawyer and Martha Rich 3/8/1769- 11/28/1837 m 10/4/1792 in Gorham Hannah Edwards dau of Richard Edwards and Hannah Lothrop. He went insane before 1812 and had to be kept in a cage. He escaped in 1820 and went to Gray and did some damage for which the town voted to pay $7. He was on the town for many years.
Hannah m Eliph. Dunn of Poland, int 4/7/1817
Martha m ? Faunce of Poland
Polly m Simeon Dunn of Poland
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition