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Job BRAGG

Job BRAGG

Male 1760 - 1832  (71 years)

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  • Name Job BRAGG 
    Born 29 Apr 1760  Petersham, Worcester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1783  Penobscot, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Downeast Ancestry
      December 1983
      Volume 7 Number 4
      Penobscot Loyalists: A Bicentennial Tribute
      Robert C. Brooks
      p 133
      Joseph Bragg 1 over 10
    Assessed 1784  not at Vassalborough Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 10 Jun 1784  Passamaquoddy, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 28 May 1785  Sunbury, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 23 Dec 1785  [St Andrews, Charlotte, NB] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Volume A Page 144
      [147/485]
      James Stewart yeoman
      Dinley Malcom mariner
      100 pounds
      100 acres
      Lot 59 east side of Scoodiac River granted to James Stewart in the Penobscot Association
      23 December 1785
      James Stuart
      Temperance Stuart
      Wit: James Doty, Alexander Greenlaw, Benjamin Pomeroy, MacKeages Coumbes, Joab Bragg
    Residence 1800  Vassalborough, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Jahale Bragg
      in the 1800 United States Federal Census
      Name: Jahale Bragg
      [Shubael Bragg ]
      [Joab Bragg ]
      Home in 1800 (City, County, State): Vassalborough, Kennebec, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 3
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 5
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
      Number of Household Members: 7
      Year: 1800; Census Place: Vassalborough, Kennebec, Maine; Series: M32; Roll: 7; Page: 69; Image: 234; Family History Library Film: 218677
    Residence 1810  Vassalborough, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Joab Bragg
      in the 1810 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joab Bragg
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Vassalborough, Kennebec, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 4
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 8
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
      Number of Household Members: 11
      Year: 1810; Census Place: Vassalborough, Kennebec, Maine; Roll: 11; Page: 710; Image: 00700; Family History Library Film: 0218682
    Residence 1820  Vassalborough, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Joab Bragg
      in the 1820 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joab Bragg
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Vassalboro, Kennebec, Maine
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 18: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1
      Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 5
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 6
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 12
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 12
      1820 U S Census; Census Place: Vassalboro, Kennebec, Maine; Page: 494; NARA Roll: M33_35; Image: 72
    Residence 1830  Vassalborough, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Joab Bragg
      in the 1830 United States Federal Census
      Name: Joab Bragg
      [Jacob Bragg ]
      Home in 1830 (City, County, State): Vassalborough, Kennebec, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - 70 thru 79: 1 [1751-1760]
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 5
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 5
      1830; Census Place: Vassalborough, Kennebec, Maine; Series: M19; Roll: 48; Page: 106; Family History Library Film: 0497944
    Died 9 Apr 1832 
    Buried
    • Joab Bragg
      in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
      Name: Joab Bragg
      Birth Date: 29 Apr 1760
      Birth Place: Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States of America
      Death Date: 9 Apr 1832
      Death Place: Vassalboro, Kennebec County, Maine , United States of America
      Cemetery: Bragg Cemetery
      Burial or Cremation Place: Vassalboro, Kennebec County, Maine , United States of America
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/142611535
    Person ID I3242  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 24 Nov 2019 

    Father Abiel BRAGG 
    Mother Abigail WILSON 
    Family ID F18881  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia BRANN 
    Married 20 Aug 1792  Winslow, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Joab Bragg
      Spouse's Name: Lydia Bran
      Event Date: 20 Aug 1792
      Event Place: Civil, Winslow, Kennebec, Maine
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M50330-3
      System Origin: Maine-EASy
      GS Film number: 12303
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F46R-42T : 10 February 2018), Joab Bragg and Lydia Bran, 20 Aug 1792; citing Civil, Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 12,303.

      Name: Joab Bragg
      Spouse's Name: Lydia Bran
      Event Date: 20 Aug 1792
      Event Place: Winslow, Kennebec, Maine
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M50330-3
      System Origin: Maine-ODM
      GS Film number: 12303
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4N3-B3B : 10 February 2018), Joab Bragg and Lydia Bran, 20 Aug 1792; citing Winslow, Kennebec, Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 12,303.


      https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/253545-redirection
      Does not give residence p 127
    Children 
     1. Thomas BRAGG
    Family ID F18880  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    St Andrews Rural 1805
    St Andrews Rural 1805
    A look at the families living on the Penobscot Association Grant in the rural part of St Andrews, New Brunswick, around 1805.

  • Notes 
    • Petitions: Nil
      Vassalborough 1784: Shubael Bragg, John Bragg, Mathew Bragg, Nathaniel Bragg
      Lincoln Couty Deeds 1785-1792: Nil
      Me Soldiers and Sailors Revolutionary: p 82 r Whatley, MA b Petersham 1760 d Vassalboro 1832 m Lydia, Pension
    • Town Lot

      Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name BRAGG, Joab
      Volume NS-A
      Page 165
      Grant number 95
      Place Saint Andrews
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 0
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/06/01: Town Lot
      Other names on this grant (354):
    • Farm Lot 67

      Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name BRAGG, Job
      Volume NS-A
      Page 176
      Grant number 96
      Place Passamaquoddy
      County Sunbury
      Date 1785-05-21
      Accompanying plan No
      Acres 100
      Microfilm F16302
      Comment Re-registered NS Grant of 1784/08/03: Penobscot Association
      Other names on this grant (188)

      Volume A Page 15 [18/485]
      No 12
      28 May 1785
      Joab Bragg Sunbury
      Matthew Limeburner Sunbury
      37 pounds 10 shilling
      Lot 67 100 acres
      Joab Bragg
      Wit: John Clayton, James Frost

      Volume C Page 46
      [49/560]
      No 37
      John Lymburner
      Robert Pagan & Co
      51 pounds 15 shillings
      Farm Lot 67
      sold to my deceased father by Joel Brig and since my father's decease conveyed to me in consequence on the debts paid by me for my father's estate by my father Thomas Karr & my mother Margaret Carr
      25 May 1795
      John Lumburner
      Wit: Jonathan Greenlaw, John Craig

      Volume G Page 212 [219/450]
      No 141
      10 June 1822
      Mirian Pagan St Andrews widow Executor of the estate of Robert Pagan Esq deceased
      Nehemiah Gilman farmer St Andrews
      200 pounds to Robert Pagan [110 pounds 7 shillings 9 pence remaining to be paid to the Estate]
      Lot 67
      Miriam Pagan
      Wit: John Campbell, Thomas Wyer

      Volume T Page 585
      [588/803]
      No 739
      Nehemiah Gilman yeoman St Andrews
      son Alexander Gilman yeoman St Andrews
      100 pounds
      Lot 69 [sic] Third Division Penobscot Grant
      bounded on the outlet or mouth of the Wawig Stream
      12 March 1844
    • Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Revolutionary War (Images Online)
      Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors of the Revolutionary War, Vol 2
      p 432
      Joab Bragg. Whately [Franklin, MA]. Return of men enlisted into Continental Army sworm to 5 April 1779, r Whately, enlisted for the town of Whately, joined Capt Wood's co, enlistment 3 years
      also
      Private. Capt William Sizer's Co, Col Jeduthan Baldwin's Regt or artificers; Continental Army pay accounts for service from date of enlistment 21 September 1777 to date of discharge 30 September 1779

      ME Soldiers
      Joab Bragg
      r Whately b Petersham 1760 d Vassalboro 1832
      m Lydia
      W24668
    • Joab Bragg
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900
      Name: Joab Bragg
      Pension Year: 1837
      Application State: Maine
      Second Applicant Name: Lydia Bragg
      Second Applicant Pension Year: 1837
      Second Applicant Application State: Maine
      Archive Publication Number: M804
      Archive Roll Number: 321
      Total Pages in Packet: 48
      Ancestry.com. U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
      [Pages]
      Joab Bragg ae 60 [1758] b Petersham, Worcester, MA
      r Vassalboro
      enlisted May 1777
      details
      4 April 1818
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/50814?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Town and vital records, 1771-1892
      Authors: Vassalborough (Maine). Town Clerk
      Town and vital records, 1771-1892
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      12273
      7834727
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007834727?cat=50814
      [454/768]
      p 167
      Births
      William Bragg son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born March 5th 1793
      Mary Bragg daughter of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born October 19th 1794
      Joab Bragg Jr Son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born August 15th 1796
      Thomas Bragg Son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born May 14th 1798
      Sally Bragg daughter of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born May 15th 1800
      Hollis Bragg Son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born April 2d 1803
      Silas Bragg Son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born October 15th 1805
      Wilson Bragg son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born July 7th 1807
      Hezekiah Bragg son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born March 4th 1809
      Getchell Bragg Son of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born December 28th 1810
      Cynthia daughter of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born March 4th 1817
      Betsey Bragg daughter of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born June 7th 1818
      Rebecca Bragg daughter of Joab Bragg and Lydia his wife born September 10th 1820
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/50814?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Town and vital records, 1771-1892
      Authors: Vassalborough (Maine). Town Clerk
      Town and vital records, 1771-1892
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      12273
      7834727
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007834727?cat=50814
      [749/768]
      p 581
      Phebe Bragg daughter of Mathew Bragg and Patience his wife was born March 21th 1777
      Mathew Bragg Junr son of Mathew Bragg and Patience his wife was born Sept 21th 1780
      Stephen Bragg son of Mathew Bragg and Patience his wife was born May 12th 1783
      Patience Bragg daughter of Mathew Bragg and Patience his wife was born May 4th 1788
      Daniel Bragg son of Mathew Brahh and Patience his wife was born Augt 7th 1791
      Nehemiah Bragg son of Mathew Bragg and Patience his wife was born June 15th 1795
      Patience Braggb wife of Mathew Bragg Died May 17th 1799
      Bishop Bragg son of Matthew Bragg & Salley his wife was Born March 27th 1801

      [742/768]
      p 486
      Vassalborough 23rd March 1775
      Louis Bragg Daughter of John Bragg Junr and Mary his wife was born November 28th 1775
      Anna Bragg Daughter of John Bragg Junr and Mary his wife Born April 20th 1777
      Shubal Bragg son to John & Mary Bragg born Augst 23rd 1778
      John Bragg son of John & Bragg Born April 8th 1780
      Lydia Bragg Daughter to John & Mary Bragg Born Feby 12th 1782
      Nicholas Bragg son to John & Mary Bragg Born Decr 2nd 1784
      Rubey Bragg Daughter to John & Mary Bragg Born Jany 4th 1787