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John SEELEY

John SEELEY

Male 1821 - 1891  (70 years)

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  • Name John SEELEY 
    Born 1821  Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Birth Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Death daughter Sarah
      Death Lovina
    Birth [1823]  ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth [1832]  ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth [1825]  US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth [FEBRUARY 1817] 
    • Death
    Birth ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Census 1880: Sarah
    Residence 23 Aug 1850  Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Hilman
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Hilman
      Age: 33
      Birth Year: abt 1817
      Birthplace: New Brunswick
      Home in 1850: Perry, Washington, Maine
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 174
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      John Hilman 33 Shoemaker NB
      Eliza A Hilman 27 ME
      George H Hilman 4 ME
      Wm H Hilman 6/12 ME
      John Seely 27 Laborer ME
      Ann K Seely 21 ME
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Perry, Washington, Maine; Roll: M432_273; Page: 95B; Image: 187
      23 August 1850
    Residence 23 Jun 1860  Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Previous household Joseph Seeley, next Joseph and Rebecca Johnson

      John Seeley
      in the 1860 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Seeley
      Age: 28
      Birth Year: abt 1832
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: Maine
      Home in 1860: Perry, Washington , Maine
      Dwelling Number: 402
      Family Number: 379
      Occupation: Farmer
      Real Estate Value: 100
      John Seeley 28 Farmer ME
      Susan Seeley 26 ME
      Lavina Seeley 7
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Perry, Washington, Maine; Page: 55; Family History Library Film: 803454
      23 June 1860
    Residence 1871  St James, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Seeley
      in the 1871 Census of Canada
      Name: John Seeley
      Gender: Male
      Age: 46
      Birth Year: abt 1825
      Birth Place: United States
      Marital Status: Married
      Religion: Church Of England
      Origin: English
      Province: New Brunswick
      District: Charlotte
      District Number: 175
      Division: 02
      Subdistrict: St James
      Subdistrict Number: j
      John Seeley 46 US Church of England English Brick maker M
      Margaret J Seeley 35 Scotland Church of England Scotch M
      Sarah Seeley 10 US
      Joseph G Seeley 4 NB
      Year: 1871; Census Place: St James, Charlotte, New Brunswick; Roll: C-10377; Page: 44; Family No: 150
    Residence 15 Jun 1880  Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Seeley
      in the 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Seeley
      Age: 63
      Birth Date: Abt 1817
      Birthplace: Maine
      Home in 1880: Calais, Washington, Maine, USA
      Dwelling Number: 260
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Margaret J. Seeley
      Occupation: Brickmason
      Maimed, Crippled, or Bedridden: Yes
      John Seeley 63 Brick mason Disabled ME - -
      Margaret J. Seeley 55 Wife Keeping house Scotland S S
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Calais, Washington, Maine; Roll: 489; Family History Film: 1254489; Page: 72B; Enumeration District: 168
      15 June 1880
    Died 3 Jun 1891  Eastport, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death BY 30 Jun 1894 
    • Marriage of widow
    Military
    • John Seelya
      in the U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865
      Name: John Seelya
      Residence: Maine
      Age at Enlistment: 39
      Enlistment Date: 1 Dec 1861
      Rank at enlistment: Private
      State Served: Maine
      Survived the War?: Yes
      Service Record: Enlisted in the Maine 1st Light Artillery Battery on 18 Dec 1861.
      Birth Date: abt 1822
      Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine
    Person ID I42789  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2020 

    Father Joseph Gidney SEELEY,   b. [1794],   d. 8 Nov 1885, Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Frances M BOWEN,   b. Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1871, Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married May 1814  Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • War of 1812 Pension File
      [31/70] May 1814
    Married 10 May 1814  Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • War of 1812 Pension File
      [54/70] 10 May 1814
      [60/70] 10 May 1814
    Married 20 Apr 1821  Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • War of 1812 Pension File
      [70/70] 20 April 1821
    Married C 1824  Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • War of 1812 Pension File
      [33/70] c 1824
    Family ID F12694  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ann K,   b. [1829], ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. C 1851 
    Family ID F16542  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susan BOWEN,   b. Eastport, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. BY 1861 
    Married 9 Dec 1851  Eastport, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Seeley
      Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907
      Name: John Seeley
      Spouse's Name: Susan Bowen
      Event Date: 09 Dec 1851
      Event Place: Eastport, Washington, Maine, United States
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I00603-8 , System Origin: Maine-ODM , GS Film number: 10840
      "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F4N7-W4X : accessed 04 Aug 2014), John Seeley and Susan Bowen, 09 Dec 1851; citing Eastport, Washington, Maine, United States, reference ; FHL microfilm 10840.

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/117832?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Records of birth, marriage, and death, 1811-1946
      Authors: Eastport (Maine). City Clerk
      Births, marriages, deaths 1824-1811, 1836- 1825, 1847-1837, 1856-1848
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      10840
      7594942
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007594942?cat=117832
      [5151/5317]
      John Seeley r Perry b Perry 1st
      Susan Bowen r Eastport b Eastport 1st
      m 9 December 1851 Eastport
    Children 
     1. Lovina SEELEY,   b. 1 Oct 1852, Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1903, 10 Franklin Street, 3 Ward, Portland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     2. Ellen Maria SEELEY,   b. 20 Feb 1855, Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1856  (Age 1 years)
     3. Emma Adelaide SEELEY,   b. 1 Mar 1857, Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1859  (Age 2 years)
     4. Charles W SEELEY,   b. 24 Mar 1859, Perry, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1859  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F12701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Margaret J CAMPBELL,   b. 25 Dec 1836,   d. Bef 1911 CENSUS 
    Married BY 1871 
    Children 
     1. Sarah SEELEY,   b. [1861], US Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1892, Calais, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Joseph G SEELEY,   b. [1867], NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1880 CENSUS?
    Family ID F16543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Maine Wills and Probate: Nil

      John Seely
      Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907
      Name: John Seely
      Spouse's Name: Eliza Williams
      Event Date: 09 Oct 1877
      Event Place: Calais, Washington, Maine
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M52306-1 , System Origin: Maine-EASy , GS Film number: 10624 , Reference ID: 239
      "Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F46K-KMV : accessed 04 Aug 2014), John Seely and Eliza Williams, 09 Oct 1877; citing Calais, Washington, Maine, reference 239; FHL microfilm 10624.
      both r Calais

      Town and vital records, 1790-1865, 1819-1891
      Authors: Perry (Maine). Town Clerk
      Town and vital records, 1790-1865, 1819-1891
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11735
      https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9NW-3FNZ?mode=g&i=171&cat=119618
      Book 2
      [172/339]
      p 78
      Family Record of
      John Sealy & his wife
      Lovina Sealy born in Perry Oct 1 1852
      Ellen Maria Sealy born in Perry Feb 20 1855
      Recorded March 10 1855 by L P Brown Town Clerk
      Ellen Maria Sealy Died June 7 1856
      Amma Adalaid Sealely born in Perry March 1 1857
      Recorded March 17 1858 by L P Brown T Clerk
      Charles W Sealey Born in Perry March 24 1859
      Emma A Sealey Died Oct 15 1859
      Charles W Sealey Died Oct 16 1859
    • John Seeley m Mary Ann Drake s Ezekiel Seeley m Rebecca

      John Seely
      in the 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Seely
      Age: 45
      Birth Year: abt 1835
      Birthplace: Nb
      Home in 1880: Houlton, Aroostook, Maine
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Mary Seely
      Father's Birthplace: Nb
      Mother's Birthplace: Nb
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Occupation: Farmer
      John Seely 45
      Mary Seely 44
      Luella Seely 18
      Merville Seely 17
      Hayward Seely 14
      Nehemiah Seely 10
      Murchie Seely 8
      George Seely 21
      Blanche Seely 18

  • Sources 
    1. [S3992] Town Records of Perry, Maine, Town of Perry, (CD images of original records published by Picton Press).

    2. [S315] Census, US Federal, 1860, Department of Commerce, (1860).