She married Job Averill Jr in Arundel, York, ME, c1730.(397) (Job Averill Jr is #10106.) Job was born 11 Aug 1707 in Topsfield, Essex, MA.(398) Job was the son of Job Averill and Susanna Brown. Job died aft 1797 in Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME.(399) when he testified at ae 88 years
He resided in Arundel, York, ME bef Aug 1738.(400) He resided Sheepscot, York, ME Aug 1738.(401) Job was listed as the head of a family on the 1790 Census in Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME.(402) 1790 Census: Pownalborough Town, Lincoln, ME
Averel, Job 43b 2 - 0 - 3 - 0 - 0 Abstract from ME Families in 1790, by J.C. Anderson, 2:6:
Job Averill, b Topsfield, MA 11 Aug 1707 (VR), s/o Job and Susanna (Brown) Averill; d Pownalboro after 1797 when he testified at ae 88y ("Sheepscot Papers" MSA); m1 Arundel c1730 Sarah Carr of Arundel; m2 int Pownalboro 25 Mar 1774 Mary (Hutchinson) Tuckerman (W.G. Davis, Anc of Sarah Miller (1939)). He said he came from Topsfield, MA and Arundel to survey in Sheepscot Aug 1838 [NOTE: error should read 1738] (Sheepscot Papers).
Known Children (Clara Avery, "Averell, Averill, Avery Family (1914)):
1. Job Jr, a soldier in Wiscasset 1757 (MA Archives v 83, Muster roll No. 336) 2. Benjamin, m Pownalboro 12 Jan 1764 Mary Hunter (VR) 3. James 4. Samuel, b c1739; d Alna 27 Sep 1821 ae 81y (g.s.); m Pownalboro 29 Sep 1770 Mary McLellan (VR), b c1739 d/o William and Mary (Ballentine) McLellan of Sheepscot. She d Alna 11 Nov 1801 ae 63y (g.s.) 5. Sarah, bp 14 Aug 1748 (Middletown, MA VR); m Pwnalboro 21 Sep 1769 Thomas Stuart (VR) 6. William, bp 14 Aug 1748 (Middleton, MA VR); d Alna 13 Jun 1848 (Averill-Bragdon Bible in poss of Mrs. Fernam of Stillwater); d Orono 27 Feb 1839 ae 91y (metal plate from his coffin); m1 Pownalboro 1 Jan 1772 Abigail Gray d/o Moses and Sarah Gray. She d 18 Dec 1800 ae 49y (Bible); m2 Boston, MA 4 Jun 1801 Eunice Mayhew. 7. John, b Alna 12 Jan 1753; d Montville 5 Jul 1838 (g.s.); m Pownalboro 20 Apr 1774 Mary Stewart, d/o James Stewart. 8. Ezekiel, b Alna 6 Jun 1754; d 20 Feb 1850 ae 95y 6m (g.s. Wiscasset: inscription says he was one of Washington's bodyguards); m Pownalboro 14 Aug 1783 Priscilla Tuckerman d/o Daniel and Mary (Hutchinson) Tuckerman.
Children by 2nd wife:
9. Hannah, m Pownalboro 27 Apr 1803 Joseph Grant 10. Ruth, b Alna 2 Aug 1779; d there 28 Dec 1860 (g.s.); m 1797 Moses Weymouth
Averill Genealogy suggests three other possible children:
1. Joseph, who d young 2. Susanna 3. Mary.
Pownalboro marriages have Susanna m int 31 Oct 1761 James Hodges; Mary m int 20 Jan 1763 Dr. William Low.
Submitted by Mary H. MacDonald, RR2, Box 55, Norwich, VT 05055
Sarah Carr and Job Averill Jr had the following children:
188 iii. James Averill (#70103) was born in Shapleigh, York, ME c1735/6.(407)
189 iv. Samuel Averill (#70104) was born in Shapleigh, York, ME c1739.(408) Samuel died 27 Sep 1821 in Alna, Lincoln, ME, at 82 years of age.(409) age 81y (gravestone) He married Mary McLellan in Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME, 29 Sep 1770.(410) (Mary McLellan is #70105.)
Mary was born c1739 in Shapleigh, York, ME.(411) Mary was the daughter of William McLellan and Mary Ballentine. Mary died 11 Nov 1801 in Alna, Lincoln, ME, at 62 years of age.(412) age 63y (gravestone)
190 v. William Averill (#24540) was born in Middleton, Essex, MA by 14 Aug 1748.(413) William died 27 Feb 1839 in Orono, Penobscot, ME, at 90 years of age.(414) Averill-Bragdon Bible in possession of Mrs. Fernam of Stillwater says d 13 Jun 1848; date of 27 Feb 1839 ae 91 years - Orono from metal plate on his coffin He married twice.
He married Abigail Gray in Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME, 1 Jan 1772.(415) (Abigail Gray is #52315.) Abigail was born c1751 in Shapleigh, York, ME.(416) Abigail was the daughter of Moses Gray and Sarah (Gray). Abigail died 18 Dec 1800 at 49 years of age.(417) age 49 years (bible)
He married Eunice Mayhew in Boston, Suffolk, MA, 4 Jun 1801.(418) (Eunice Mayhew is #52318.)
He was baptized in Middleton, Essex, MA, 14 Aug 1748.(419)
She was baptized in Middleton, Essex, MA, 14 Aug 1748.(422)
192 vii. John Averill (#70108) was born in Alna, Lincoln, ME 22 Jan 1753.(423) John died 5 Jul 1838 Montville, Waldo, ME, at 85 years of age.(424) gravestone He married Mary Stewart in Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME, 20 Apr 1774.(425) (Mary Stewart is #70109.)
Mary was the daughter of James Stewart.
MHGR 2:235-237 "Inscriptions from Grave Stones in Old Burying Ground in Wiscasset, ME"
Ezekiel Averill, one of Washington's bodyguards, died Feb. 20, 1850, aged 95 years, 8 months His body was interred aft 20 Feb 1850 in Wiscasset, Lincoln, ME, Old Burying Ground.(428) inscription on gravestone says he was one of Washington's bodyguards He married Priscilla Tuckerman in Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME, 14 Aug 1783.(429) (Priscilla Tuckerman is #52320.)
Priscilla was the daughter of Daniel Tuckerman and Mary Hutchinson.
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