Meriam Russ

F, b. 13 January 1731, d. after 13 March 1768
     Meriam Russ was born on 13 January 1731 at Hebron, CT. She married Elisha Porter, son of Samuel Porter and Remember Makepeace, on 1 December 1748. Meriam Russ died after 13 March 1768.

Children of Meriam Russ and Elisha Porter

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Mary Porter1

F, b. 8 January 1761, d. 3 May 1761
     Mary Porter was born on 8 January 1761.1 She was the daughter of Elisha Porter and Meriam Russ.1 Mary Porter died on 3 May 1761.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Rhoda Porter1

F, b. 24 August 1762, d. after 17 September 1822
     Rhoda Porter was born on 24 August 1762 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1,2 She was the daughter of Elisha Porter and Meriam Russ.1 Rhoda Porter married John Trerice on 28 November 1780 at Napan, NS, Canada.2 Rhoda Porter died after 17 September 1822.1

Child of Rhoda Porter and John Trerice

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."
  2. [S171] , TRS 867.

John Trerice1

M, b. circa 1760, d. before 1860
     John Trerice was born circa 1760 at Shrewsbury, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He married Rhoda Porter, daughter of Elisha Porter and Meriam Russ, on 28 November 1780 at Napan, NS, Canada.1 John Trerice died before 1860 at ON, Canada.1

Child of John Trerice and Rhoda Porter

Citations

  1. [S171] , TRS 867.
  2. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Samuel Porter1

M, b. 24 July 1765
     Samuel Porter was born on 24 July 1765.1 He was the son of Elisha Porter and Meriam Russ.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Isaac Porter1

M, b. 13 March 1768
     Isaac Porter was born on 13 March 1768.1 He was the son of Elisha Porter and Meriam Russ.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Stephen Chase1

M, b. 2 May 1709, d. 21 June 1790
     Stephen Chase was born on 2 May 1709 at Portsmouth, RI.1 He married Abigail Porter, daughter of Samuel Porter and Remember Makepeace, on 2 August 1764 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 Stephen Chase died on 21 June 1790 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada, at age 81.1

Children of Stephen Chase and Abigail Porter

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Lois Chase1

F, b. 7 May 1765
     Lois Chase was born on 7 May 1765 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 She was the daughter of Stephen Chase and Abigail Porter.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Abigail Chase1

F, b. 23 August 1769
     Abigail Chase was born on 23 August 1769 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 She was the daughter of Stephen Chase and Abigail Porter.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

William Newcomb1

M, b. 18 June 1733, d. 2 May 1814
     William Newcomb was born on 18 June 1733 at Willington, CT.1 He married Phebe Porter, daughter of Samuel Porter and Remember Makepeace, on 19 March 1761 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 William Newcomb died on 2 May 1814 at Warren, CT, at age 80.1

Children of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Sarah Newcomb1

F, b. 13 February 1762, d. March 1813
     Sarah Newcomb married Samuel Carter Jr.1 Sarah Newcomb was born on 13 February 1762 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 She was the daughter of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter.1 Sarah Newcomb died in March 1813 at Warren, CT, at age 51.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Samuel Carter Jr.1

M
     Samuel Carter Jr. died at Warren, CT.1 He was born at Sharon, CT.1 He married Sarah Newcomb, daughter of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Phebe Newcomb1

F, b. 23 May 1763
     Phebe Newcomb was born on 23 May 1763 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 She was the daughter of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Simon Newcomb1

M, b. 20 March 1764, d. February 1826 or March 1826
     Simon Newcomb married Hannah Curtis at Thetford, VT.1 Simon Newcomb was born on 20 March 1764 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 He was the son of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter.1 Simon Newcomb died in February 1826 or March 1826 at Newfane, Niagara, NY.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Hannah Curtis1

F, d. 1824
     Hannah Curtis married Simon Newcomb, son of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter, at Thetford, VT.1 Hannah Curtis died in 1824 at Newfane, NY.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Justice Newcomb1

M, b. 5 August 1766, d. 11 December 1852
     Justice Newcomb was born on 5 August 1766 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 He was the son of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter.1 Justice Newcomb married Mary Gilbert on 9 February 1790 at Warren, CT.1 Justice Newcomb died on 11 December 1852 at Thetford, VT, at age 86.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Mary Gilbert1

F, b. 30 December 1769, d. April 1855
     Mary Gilbert was born on 30 December 1769 at Warren, CT.1 She married Justice Newcomb, son of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter, on 9 February 1790 at Warren, CT.1 Mary Gilbert died in April 1855 at Thetford, VT, at age 85.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

William Newcomb1

M, b. 6 March 1768, d. 8 June 1842
     William Newcomb was born on 6 March 1768 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 He was the son of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter.1 William Newcomb married Artemesia Guild on 27 July 1795.1 William Newcomb died on 8 June 1842 at Goshen, CT, at age 74.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Artemesia Guild1

F, b. 22 December 1764, d. June 1845
     Artemesia Guild was born on 22 December 1764 at Middletown, CT.1 She married William Newcomb, son of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter, on 27 July 1795.1 Artemesia Guild died in June 1845 at Goshen, CT, at age 80.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

David Newcomb1

M, b. circa 1770, d. circa 1791
     David Newcomb was born circa 1770 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 He was the son of William Newcomb and Phebe Porter.1 David Newcomb died circa 1791.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

William Porter1

M, b. 17 January 1766, d. 25 March 1766
     William Porter was born on 17 January 1766 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 He was the son of Israel Porter (twin).1 William Porter died on 25 March 1766 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Elizabeth Porter1

F, b. 19 January 1767
     Elizabeth Porter was born on 19 January 1767 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 She was the daughter of Israel Porter (twin).1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Amos Porter1

M, b. 13 September 1768
     Amos Porter was born on 13 September 1768 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 He was the son of Israel Porter (twin).1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Weighty Porter1

F, b. 22 November 1773
     Weighty Porter was born on 22 November 1773 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.1 She married Timothy White on 22 November 1773 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada. Weighty Porter was the daughter of Israel Porter (twin).1

Citations

  1. [S172] Kathryn Dorothy Graham, "MD 57:2", MD 57:2 . Hereinafter cited as "Samuel Porter."

Timothy White

M, b. 22 April 1767
     Timothy White Timothy White was born 22 Apr 1767 in Granville Township, Annapolis Co., Nova Scotia.

He married circa 1792, Weighty Porter. She was born 22 Nov 1773, the daughter of Israel and Elizabeth Porter. She died in 1850, age 76.

Timothy was a farmer, residing in Cornwallis Township, Kings County in 1795 when he was assessed a poll tax of 2 shillings 3 pence.

Timothy and Weighty sold land in Cornwallis Township to many of their children between 1820 and 1830.

He died after May 1832 in Clevelands, Annapolis Co., NS.

Children (All born Cornwallis Township, Kings Co., NS):

Lois, b. 29 Sep 1794, m. 28 Apr 1812, William Skinner, d. before 1870.
William, b. 19 Apr 1796, m. 13 Nov 1816, Abigail Williams, farmer & school master, res Somerset, 1851, 1871, 1881.
David Albert, b. 20 Mar 1798, m. Love Rand, moved to Brantford West, Brant South, Ontario before 1851, d. 15 Feb 1884 in Brantford. 12 ch
Isaac, b. 6 May 1800, m. ca 1821-1825 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Sarah Sabean, res. Digby Co. 1871, farmer, age 70, d. 10 Apr 1880. Isaac and Joseph Sabean ran a lumber mill on Bear Lake, Digby Co. starting about 1848.
Eunice, b. 11 May 1803.
Rebekah, b. 18 Aug 1806, m. 14 Mar 1827, Theodore Harding Porter, d. before Mar 1829.
John Riley, b. 12 Apr 1809, m. (1) 9 Dec 1841 in Granville, Annapolis Co., Hannah Sproul, she d. 5 Apr 1871, m. (2) 21 Nov 1871 in Wolfville, Kings Co., Elizabeth Cox, m(3) 20 Nov 1883 in Waldeck Line, Annapolis Co., Esther (Gilliat) Berry, res. Lakeville, Kings Co. in 1851, miller, res. Digby in 1861, res. Head of St Mary's Bay, Digby Co. in 1871, farmer, 62, d. 1896, South Range, Digby Co.
Henry Valentine, b. 14 Feb 1811, m. ca 1836, Rebecca Mills, res. Somerset, Kings Co. in 1851, res. Berwick in 1871.
Charles, b. 26 Nov 1812, m. Martha ____, carpenter & mason, res. Lakeville, Kings Co. in 1851, d. before 1871 as Martha, 70 is listed as a widow res. with her brother-in-law Henry White.
Walter, b. 9 Sep 1815, m. Elizabeth Lawrence, res. Lakeville, Kings Co. in 1851, 1871, Berwick 1881, d. Apr 1892, bur. Cambridge Cemetery, Cambridge, Kings Co., NS.
Daniel, b. 3 Apr 1818, m. Sarah Rudolph, res. Berwick, 1871.
Sources
"Canada Births and Baptisms, 1661-1959," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLR6-7KM : 27 November 2014), Andrew White in entry for Timothy White, 22 Apr 1767; citing , GRANVILLE TWP, ANNAPOLIS, NOVA SCOTIA, 22 Apr 1767, reference 2:16SSQS0; FHL microfilm 928,972.
Kings County Township Books as compiled by Lorna Evans.
1851 census Kings County, Nova Scotia
1861 census Kings County, Digby County, Nova Scotia
1871 census Kings County, Digby County, Nova Scotia
1881 census Kings County, Digby County, Nova Scotia
Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics
Kings County 1795 poll tax
Timothy White
Rebecca (White) Marshallpedigree chart by George Gordon White, Regina Saskatchewan, 1 September 1952. He was born on 22 April 1767 at Granville Centre, NS, Canada. He married Weighty Porter, daughter of Israel Porter (twin), on 22 November 1773 at Cornwallis, NS, Canada.

Lydia Trerice1

F, b. 3 July 1801, d. liv 1861
     Lydia Trerice was born on 3 July 1801 at Maccan, NS, Canada.1 She was the daughter of John Trerice and Rhoda Porter.1 Lydia Trerice married George Bedford Tower on 28 January 1818 at Westmorland, NB, Canaada.1 Lydia Trerice died liv 1861 at NB, Canada.1

Child of Lydia Trerice and George Bedford Tower

Citations

  1. [S171] , TRS 867.

George Bedford Tower1

M, b. 1791, d. liv 1861
     George Bedford Tower died liv 1861 at NB, Canada.1 He was born in 1791 at NB, Canada.1 He married Lydia Trerice, daughter of John Trerice and Rhoda Porter, on 28 January 1818 at Westmorland, NB, Canaada.1

Child of George Bedford Tower and Lydia Trerice

Citations

  1. [S171] , TRS 867.

Mayhew Tower1

M, b. 1826, d. 4 May 1893
     Mayhew Tower was born in 1826 at Sackville, NB, Canada.1 He was the son of George Bedford Tower and Lydia Trerice.1 Mayhew Tower married Eunice Ward on 4 January 1849 at Sackville, NB, Canada.1 Mayhew Tower died on 4 May 1893 at Sackville, NB, Canada.1

Child of Mayhew Tower and Eunice Ward

Citations

  1. [S171] , TRS 867.

Eunice Ward1

F, b. circa 1831, d. before 28 January 1869
     Eunice Ward was born circa 1831 at NB, Canada.1 She married Mayhew Tower, son of George Bedford Tower and Lydia Trerice, on 4 January 1849 at Sackville, NB, Canada.1 Eunice Ward died before 28 January 1869.1

Child of Eunice Ward and Mayhew Tower

Citations

  1. [S171] , TRS 867.

Mahew Charles Tower1

M, b. 6 September 1860, d. 1 January 1959
     Mahew Charles Tower was born on 6 September 1860 at Saint John, NB, Canada.1 He was the son of Mayhew Tower and Eunice Ward.1 Mahew Charles Tower married Anna M. Cyrus on 29 June 1882 at Boston, MA.1 Mahew Charles Tower died on 1 January 1959 at Middle Sackville, NB, Canada, at age 98.1

Child of Mahew Charles Tower and Anna M. Cyrus

Citations

  1. [S171] , TRS 867.