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Benjamin S W BRISLEY

Benjamin S W BRISLEY

Male [27 Jun 1803] - 1879

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  • Name Benjamin S W BRISLEY 
    Born [27 Jun 1803] 
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1804]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth [1806]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Residence 1840  Cooper, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1840 United States Federal Census
      Name: Benjamin Brisley
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Cooper, Washington, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 2
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 4
      Source Citation
      Year: 1840; Census Place: Cooper, Washington, Maine; Page: 178
    Residence 12 Aug 1850  Cooper, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Benjamin Baily
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: Benjamin Baily
      Age: 46
      Birth Year: abt 1804
      Birthplace: New Brunswick
      Home in 1850: Cooper, Washington, Maine, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 55
      Benjamin Baily 46 Mason NB
      Mary F Busly 40 ME
      Thomas D Busly 18 Laborer ME
      Mary A Busly 10
      Pamela Busly 8
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Cooper, Washington, Maine; Roll: M432_272; Page: 227A; Image: 448
      12 August 1850
    Occupation 14 Jun 1860  [1
    Farmer 
    Residence 14 Jun 1860  Cooper, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Benjamin Brisley
      in the 1860 United States Federal Census
      Name: Benjamin Brisley
      Age: 54
      Birth Year: abt 1806
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: New Brunswick
      Home in 1860: Cooper, Washington, Maine
      Post Office: Cooper
      Family Number: 44
      Benjamin Brisley 54 Farmer NB
      Mary F Brisley 48 ME
      Thomas D Brisley 27 Common laborer ME
      Mary A Brisley 20
      Charles Dudley 13 ME
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Cooper, Washington, Maine; Roll: M653_455; Page: 233; Image: 8; Family History Library Film: 803455
    Occupation 1 Jul 1870  [2
    Brick mason 
    Residence 1 Jul 1870  Cooper, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Benj S W Brigley
      in the 1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: Benj S W Brigley
      Age in 1870: 64
      Birth Year: abt 1806
      Birthplace: New Brunswick
      Home in 1870: Cooper, Washington, Maine
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Cooper
      Benj S W Brigley 64 Brick mason NB
      Mary F Brigley 59 Keeping house NB
      Ida L Butler 10
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Cooper, Washington, Maine; Roll: M593_562; Page: 160B; Image: 331; Family History Library Film: 552061
    Died August 1879  Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885
      Name: Benj S W Brisley
      Gender: Male
      Marital Status: Married
      Estimated birth year: abt 1803
      Birth Place: Canada
      Age: 76
      Death Date: Aug 1879
      Cause of Death: Paralysis
      Census Year: 1880
      Census Place: Washington, Maine
      Enumeration District: 171
      LINE: 2
      Source Citation
      Maine State Archives; Augusta, Maine; U.S. Census Mortality Schedules, Maine, 1850-1880; Archive Collection: 4; Census Year: 1879; Census Place: Washington, Maine; Page: 1
      Canada England Canada
      Brick mason
    Death 8 Aug 1879 
    Aged 76 years 1 month 12 days Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence MARRIAGE  St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Evergreen Cemetery, Cooper, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I28881  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2015 

    Father Thomas BRISLEY,   b. [1754], Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1823 ASSESS? 
    Mother Elizabeth SHAW,   b. Bef 1776,   d. Bef 1821 PETITION 
    Married 25 Apr 1796  All Saints Anglican, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Samuel Andrews Anglican
      25 Apr 1796 Brisely Thomas Shaw Betsy 29
    Family ID F8503  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary F SEELEY,   b. 27 Mar 1811, [Eastport, Washington, ME] Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1890, Cooper, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married [NOVEMBER 1830]  Eastport, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Vital Records Eastport Sentinel
      p 110
      Volume13 # 16
      24 November 1830
      Marriages: In Eastport, no date, Rev Gale, Benjamin Brisley to Mary Seeley.

      Readex Newspaper Database University of Maine Folger Library

      Matrimony Notice page [3], iss. 16, vol. XIII
      Date November 24, 1830
      Source
      Eastport Sentinel
      Place(s) of Publication Eastport, Maine

      Married
      In this town, by Rev Mr Gale, Mr Benjamin Brisley, to Miss Mary Seeley.
    Married 1831  Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • State Archives: Marriages Roll 7 Volume 1 Page 3

      MARY SEELEY: Mary Seeley married Benjamin Brisley in Washington County, Maine.
      Gender: Female
      Residence: Eastport
      Spouse's Residence: St Stephens, New Brunswick
      Record of this marriage can be found at the Maine State Archives county marriages roll 7, volume 1, page 3.

      Marriage Returns of Washington County Maine Prior to 1892
      edited by Alice McDonald Long
      Picton Press 1993
      p 4
      Benjamin Brisley of St Stephens, NB & Mary Seely of Eastport m 1831 by Wakefield Gale
    Children 
     1. Thomas D BRISLEY,   b. [1832], ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1863, Regimental Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary A BRISLEY,   b. 26 Jun 1839,   d. 12 Oct 1894  (Age 55 years)
     3. Pamela BRISLEY,   b. [1842], ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1860 CENSUS?
    Family ID F8506  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Census 1860: Charles Dudley 13 ME
      Census 1870: Benj S? W?
      All Saints Anglican: Nil
      St Stephen Assessment 1822: Nil
      Johnson's Vitals: Nil
    • Connection of Benjamin Brisley and Benjamin Johnson 1846

      Brisley, Benjamin et als
      in the Maine Court Records, 1696-1854
      Name: Brisley, Benjamin et als
      Plaintiff/Defendant: DEF
      Residence: Cooper
      Court: Washington County District Court
      Date: Feb 1846
      Cause: Debt
      Location: 72-367
      VolumeandPage: 8/201/367
      Ancestry.com. Maine Court Records, 1696-1854 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003.

      http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_court_record.asp?id=46312
      Maine Court Record: Benjamin Brisley, et al.

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      Name: Benjamin Brisley, et al.
      Residence: Cooper
      Cause of Action: Debt
      Plantiff, Defendant or Deponent: Defendant
      Court: Washington County District Court
      Session: Feb. 1846
      Volume & Page: 8/201/367
      Reference Code: 72-367
      Other parties: Daniel Lane (defendant); Benjamin Johnson (defendant); Samuel K. Whittemore (trustee) (defendant); Jabez Knowlton (plaintiff)

      Source citation: "Maine Court Records, 1696-1854," database, Maine Genealogy (http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_court_record.asp?id=46312 : accessed 25 December 2015), entry for Benjamin Brisley, et al., Feb. 1846 session, citing Courts 1696-1854 database, Maine State Archives.

  • Sources 
    1. [S315] Census, US Federal, 1860, Department of Commerce, (1860).

    2. [S530] Census, US Federal, 1870, Department of Commerce.

    3. [S828] Maine Marriages, 1743-1891, Genealogy.com.

    4. [S3913] All Saints Angilcan Church Records, St Andrews, NB, Transcribed by Shirley O'Neill.

    5. [S572] Vital Records from the Eastport Sentinel of Eastport, Maine, 1818-1900, Edited by Kenneth L Willey, (Picton Press, Camden, Maine, 1996).