Casco ME; Otisfield ME
John B. Meserve enlisted May 6, 1861 in co. K, 5th., Me. Vol. Regt. Inf., Civil War; and was discharged July 27, 1864.
1880 Casco (Cumberland) ME
Meserve John B 36 Farmer ME ME
_____ Hannah M 28 Wife Keeping house ME ME ME
_____ George 76 Farmer Hip out otherwise disabled ME ME ME
_____ Martha 78 Wife House Keeper otherwise disabled ME ME ME
1900 Otisfield town (Cumberland) ME
Meserve John B Sept 1842 M 28 ME ME ME Farmer
_____ Mary H Aug 1852 M 28 2 2 ME ME ME
_____ Eva R Daugh Aug 1880 S ME ME ME House maid
_____ Angie Daugh Oct 1885 S ME ME ME invalid
1910 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Meserve John B 67 M 2 37 ME ME ME Farmer General Farm
_____ Mary H 57 M 1 37 2 2 ME ME ME none
_____ Lizzie G Daughter 24 ME ME ME none
1920 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Smith William H 42 ME ME ME Farmer General Farm
_____ Eva A 39 ME ME ME none
_____ Delia A Daughter 8 S ME ME ME none
Meserve Hannah M Mother in law 67 Wd ME ME ME none
1 boarder also in household
For more information about the ancestors of John Brown Meserve, see this section of Bailey & Sutton Genealogy, England, New England & Beyond.
This family is listed in the 1906 Census, living in Otisfield.