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John A GREENLAW

John A GREENLAW

Male 1805 - 1894  (89 years)

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  • Name John A GREENLAW 
    Born 1805  St Martins, St John, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project)
      Name: John A Greenlaw
      Birth Date: 1805
      Birth Place: Canada
      Age at event: 30
      Court District: Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont
      Year of Arrival: 1 November 1819
      Date of Action: 15 Sep 1835
      Cert: 10-609 (Miss recs)
      Com Please Ctr Proceeding
      Washingto Co-Machias, ME
      b 1805 St Martine, NB, Can
      Josiah Bridges, Charlotte, ME
      John K Damon, Charlotte, ME
    • Also death record
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1805]  ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Birth [1806]  NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Birth [1801-1810] 
    Birth NS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Census 1880: Lovina
    Birth Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Death Abigail
    Immigration 1 Aug 1819 
    Naturalization
    • John A Greenlaw
      in the Maine, Federal Naturalization Records, 1787-1952
      Name: John A Greenlaw
      Record Type: Petition
      Birth Date: 1805
      Birth Place: Saint Martins in the province of New Brunswick
      Arrival date: 1 Nov 1819
      Arrival Place: Charlotte in the County of Washington
      National Archives at Boston; Waltham, Massachusetts; ARC Title: Copies of Petitions and Records of Naturalization in New England Courts, 1939 - ca. 1942; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787-2004; Record Group Number: RG 85
      ...
      September 1835
      ...
      John A Greenlaw of Charlotte...
      born St Martins 1805
      came from St Martins 1 August 1817, arrived at Charlotte 1 November 1817
    Residence 1 Nov 1819 
    Residence 23 Jun 1831  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1840  Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John A Greenlaw
      in the 1840 United States Federal Census
      Name: John A Greenlaw
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Charlotte, Washington, Maine
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1 [Lavina]
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2 [Abigail, Martha]
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1 [Rebecca]
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 3
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 4
      Year: 1840; Census Place: Charlotte, Washington, Maine; Roll: 152; Page: 46; Image: 96; Family History Library Film: 0009709
    Occupation 27 Sep 1850  [1
    Farmer 
    Residence 27 Sep 1850  Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • John A Greenlaw
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: John A Greenlaw
      [User-submitted-comment]
      Age: 45
      Birth Year: abt 1805
      Birthplace: Maine
      Home in 1850: Charlotte, Washington, Maine, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 93
      John A Greenlaw 45 Farmer ME
      Rebecca J Greenlaw 5
      Abigail A Greenlaw 18
      Martha A Greenlaw 16
      Benj F Greenlaw 13
      Lavina Greenlaw 11
      John A Greenlaw 8
      Chas Greenlaw 6
      Mary A Greenlaw 4
      Calvin Greenlaw 1
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Charlotte, Washington, Maine; Roll: M432_273; Page: 119A; Image: 233
      27 September 1850
    Occupation 27 Jun 1860  [2
    Farmer 
    Residence 27 Jun 1860  Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • John A Greenlaw
      in the 1860 United States Federal Census
      Name: John A Greenlaw
      Age in 1860: 54
      Birth Year: abt 1806
      Birthplace: New Brunswick
      Home in 1860: Charlotte, Washington, Maine
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Charlotte
      John A Greenlaw 54
      Rebecca Greenlaw 45
      John A Greenlaw 18
      Charles W Greenlaw 15
      Miriann O Greenlaw 14
      Calvin C Greenlaw 11
      Ellen C Greenlaw 9
      Emma R Greenlaw 6
      Cyrus O Greenlaw 2
    Occupation 25 Jul 1870  [3
    Farmer 
    Residence 25 Jul 1870  Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • John A Greenlow
      in the 1870 United States Federal Census
      Name: John A Greenlow
      [John A Greenlaw]
      Age in 1870: 64
      Birth Year: abt 1806
      Birthplace: New Brunswick
      Home in 1870: Charlotte, Washington, Maine
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Charlotte
      John A Greenlow 64
      Rebecca Greenlow 55
      Calvin C Greenlow 21
      Emma R Greenlow 15
      Cyrus O Greenlow 12
    Occupation 4 Jun 1880  [4
    Farmer 
    Residence 4 Jun 1880  Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • John A. Greenlaw
      in the 1880 United States Federal Census
      Name: John A. Greenlaw
      Age: 74
      Birth Date: Abt 1806
      Birthplace: New Brunswick
      Home in 1880: Charlotte, Washington, Maine, USA
      Dwelling Number: 15
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      Marital status: Widower
      Father's Birthplace: Nova Scotia
      Mother's Birthplace: Nova Scotia
      Occupation: Farmer
      John A. Greenlaw 74 Farmer Widow NB NS NS
      Calvin C. Greenlaw 31 Farmer ME NB NB
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Charlotte, Washington, Maine; Roll: 489; Page: 125C; Enumeration District: 170
      4 June 1880
    Died 4 Dec 1894  Mapleton, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Maine, Death Records, 1617-1922
      Name: John A Greenlaw
      Gender: Male
      Age: 89 3 27
      Birth Date: abt 1805 St Martin's, NB
      Ship carpenter
      Death Date: 4 Dec 1894
      Death Place: Mapleton
      Registration Place: Mapleton, Aroostook
      Father: James
      Farmer
      Old age
    Person ID I43463  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 26 Oct 2018 

    Father James GREENLAW,   b. 1766?,   d. Bef 1850 CENSUS 
    Mother Abigail GREENLAW,   b. [1770], NS Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1860 CENSUS? 
    Married C 1791 
    • Married by Henry Goldsmith Esq?
    Family ID F12915  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rebecca Jane RIDEOUT,   b. St Stephen, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1879 
    Married 23 Jun 1831  Greenoch Presbyterian, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Married 23 Jun 1831  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John A Greenlaw
      New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950
      Name John A Greenlaw
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 23 Jun 1831
      Event Place Saint Andrews, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada
      Gender Male
      Spouse's Name Rebecca Jane Ridout
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Page 403
      "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVBF-F1TT : 6 March 2015), John A Greenlaw and Rebecca Jane Ridout, 23 Jun 1831; citing Saint Andrews, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada, p. 403, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton; FHL microfilm 845,794
      John A Greenlaw of Saint Andrews County of Charlotte and Rebecca J Rideout of Parish and County aforesaid prebyterians were married this twenty third day of June in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty one.
      By me Alexr MacLean Minister of the Church of Scotland
      This marriage was solemnized between us
      John A Greenlaw
      Rebecca Jane Rideout [Her mark]
      In the presence of
      Joseph Meloney
      George Walker
      Recd & REgd 31st Decr 1831
    • https://archives.gnb.ca/Search/NewspaperVitalStats/Details.aspx?culture=en-CA&guid=e7cb653e-e9d5-4629-b06a-2dc568b9dc78&r=1&ni=121262
      Daniel F Johnson's New Brunswick Newspaper Vital Statistics
      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 4 Number 1539
      Date July 5 1831
      County Northumberland
      Place Chatham
      Newspaper The Gleaner and Northumberland Schediasma
      m. St. Andrews (Charlotte Co) W.H. JOHNSTON / Giles MITCHELL, John GREENLAW / Rebecca J. REDORET; Wm AGNEW / Elizabeth GIRVIN.
    Children 
     1. Abigail Ann GREENLAW,   b. 24 May 1832, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1911, Baring, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Martha Ann GREENLAW,   b. 13 ___ 1834, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Benjamin F GREENLAW,   b. 13 Dec 1836, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Lavina GREENLAW,   b. 5 Feb 1838, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931  (Age 92 years)
     5. John A GREENLAW,   b. 28 Dec 1842, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Charles William GREENLAW,   b. 11 May 1844
     7. Miran Olive GREENLAW,   b. 7 Apr 1846, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Calvin C GREENLAW,   b. 26 Mar 1849, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1902, 337 Prospect Street, Lawrence, Essex, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     9. Ellen C GREENLAW,   b. 28 Nov 1851, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1877  (Age 25 years)
     10. Emma R GREENLAW,   b. [1854], ME Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Cyrus Oliver GREENLAW,   b. 11 Oct 1857, Charlotte, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F12935  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Census 1850: John A
      Census 1860: John A
      Census 1870: John A
      Census 1880: John A NB NS NS
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1451288?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Maine, Washington, Charlotte, vital records, from 1800
      Vital records, 1800-
      Granite Mountain Record Vault
      United States & Canada Digital
      4280389
      4280389
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/004280389?cat=1451288
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      Family of of John A and Rebecca Greenlow
      Abigail b 24 May 1832
      Martha Ann b 13 - 1834
      Benjamin b 13 December 1836
      Lavina b 5 February 1838
      John A b 28 December 1842
      Charles William b 11 May 1844
      Miriam Olive b 7 April 1846
      Calvan b 26 March 1849
      Ellen C b 28 November 1851
      Cyrus Oliver b 11 October 1857
      Ellen C d 29 May 1877
      Rebecca wife of John A d 27 July 1879

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Census, US Federal, 1850, Department of Commerce.

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

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

    4. [S186] Census, US Federal, 1880, Department of Commerce, (1880).

    5. [S528] Greenoch Presbyterian Church, St Andrews, St Andrews, Charlotte, NB, As transcribed by Shirley O'Neill & Nancy Burnham.