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Caleb CRESSEY

Caleb CRESSEY

Male 1744 - 1781  (36 years)

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  • Name Caleb CRESSEY 
    Born 6 Dec 1744 
    • Caleb Creasey
      Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915
      Name: Caleb Creasey
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 06 Dec 1744
      Birthplace: ROWLEY,ESSEX,MASSACHUSETTS
      Father's Name: Abel Creasey
      Mother's Name: Hannah
      Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915
      Document Information:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number C50035-1
      System Origin Massachusetts-ODM
      GS Film number 0496782 IT 1-2
      Citing this Record
      "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FZKG-68M : 10 February 2018), Caleb Creasey, 06 Dec 1744; citing ROWLEY,ESSEX,MASSACHUSETTS, ; FHL microfilm 0496782 IT 1-2.
    Gender Male 
    Probate
    • Lincoln County, Maine, Probate Records, 1760-1800
      Lincoln Probate Records
      Caleb Cressey late of a place called Ball Town. Meribah Cressey r Pownalborogh widow administratrix 23 August 1784 [3 47] Samuel Emerson and Joseph McFarland both r Pownalborough sureties. Inventory by Obadiah Call Jr, Richard Kidder, Joseph McFarland 23 August 1784 5 1 0 [3 48]
    Residence [1784]  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 30 Oct 1767  [Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME] Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 30 Apr 1777  adjacent north of Newcastle Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 13 Sep 1777  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Newcastle, Lincoln, ME 
    • Maine Soldier and Sailors: Abel Cresey r Newcastle, Caleb Creasy r Newcastle
    Died BY 1781 
    • See wife's court record
    Person ID I54661  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 23 May 2020 

    Father Abel CRESSEY 
    Mother Hannah LOWELL 
    Family ID F17145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Meribah HUTCHINS 
    _MARI 30 Oct 1767  Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Caleb Cresey
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Name: Caleb Cresey
      Spouse's Name: Meriba Hutchins
      Event Date: 30 Oct 1767
      Event Place: Civil, Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Document Information:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number M52118-1
      System Origin Maine-EASy
      GS Film number 12309
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4XQ-24T : 10 February 2018), Caleb Cresey and Meriba Hutchins, 30 Oct 1767; citing Civil, Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 12,309.

      http://archives.mainegenealogy.net/2008/12/pownalborough-marriage-intentions-1760.html
      Pownalborough Marriage Intentions, 1760-1780
      Source: The Bangor Historical Magazine, vol. 4 (Bangor, Me.: J. W. Porter, 1889).
      [p. 26]
      INTENTIONS OF MARRIAGE, COPIED FROM THE RECORDS OF POWNALBOROUGH,* 1760 to 1778.
      (Contributed by William D. Patterson, Esq.. of Wiscasset.)
      [1767,] Oct. 30, Caleb Cresey and Meriba Hutchins.
    Married 16 Dec 1767  Pownalborough, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Caleb Creasay
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Name: Caleb Creasay
      Spouse's Name: Meribah Hutchins
      Event Date: 16 Dec 1767
      Event Place: Civil, Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Document Information:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number M52118-1
      System Origin Maine-EASy
      GS Film number 12309
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4XQ-P8H : 10 February 2018), Caleb Creasay and Meribah Hutchins, 16 Dec 1767; citing Civil, Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 12,309.

      http://archives.mainegenealogy.net/2008/02/marriages-in-pownalborough-1760-1786.html
      Marriages in Pownalborough, 1760-1786
      Source: The Bangor Historical Magazine, vol. 7 (Bangor, Me.: J. W. Porter, 1892).
      [p. 81]
      RECORD OF MARRIAGES IN POWNALBOROUGH (NOW WISCASSET AND DRESDEN,) 1760 TO 1786.
      FROM THE TOWN RECORDS.
      (Contributed by William D. Patterson, Esq., of Wiscasset.)
      Dec. 16, 1767, Caleb Cresay and Meribah Hutchins.
    Family ID F17146  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Military Service of Balltown Men During the American Revolution
    Military Service of Balltown Men During the American Revolution

  • Notes 
    • Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors: Same as Maine
      Pownalborough 1771: Nil
      Pownalborough 1777: Nil
      Readex: Nil
    • Caleb Cresy
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Name: Caleb Cresy
      Spouse's Name: Mary Bean
      Event Date: 03 Aug 1796
      Event Place: Mount Vernon,Kennebec,Maine
      Maine Marriages, 1771-1907
      Document Information:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number M50374-2
      System Origin Maine-ODM
      GS Film number 11547
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4FK-5HS : 10 February 2018), Caleb Cresy and Mary Bean, 03 Aug 1796; citing Mount Vernon,Kennebec,Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 11,547.

      Celob Masey
      in the 1800 United States Federal Census
      Name: Celob Masey
      Home in 1800 (City, County, State): Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 10: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 2
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
      Number of Household Members: 4
      Year: 1800; Census Place: Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine; Series: M32; Roll: 7; Page: 43; Image: 208; Family History Library Film: 218677

      Caleb Creasy
      in the 1810 United States Federal Census
      Name: Caleb Creasy
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 15: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44 : 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 2
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
      Number of Household Members: 4
      Year: 1810; Census Place: Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine; Roll: 11; Page: 859; Image: 00840; Family History Library Film: 0218682

      Caleb Creases
      in the 1840 United States Federal Census
      Name: Caleb Creases
      [Caleb Creasey]
      Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 50 thru 59: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 60 thru 69: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 3
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 11
      White Persons - Insane and Idiots at Public Charge: 1
      Schools - No. of Scholars (Pri/Comm): 7
      No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 8
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 11
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 11
      Year: 1840; Census Place: Mount Vernon, Kennebec, Maine; Page: 255
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/352440?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Land records, 1761-1912; indexes to land records, 1761-1901
      Authors: Lincoln County (Maine). Register of Deeds
      Land records v. 12-13 1776-1781
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11364
      8296947
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008296947?cat=352440
      Book 12 [156/] 1776-1778
      Caleb Cressey plan 15

      Book 12 [158/] 1776-1776
      Caleb Cresey plan 152
      Caleb Cresey to Josiah & Danl Plumer 152
      [165/571]
      Caleb Cresey "of an agacant Place on the North Side of Newcastle in the County of Lincoln" yeoman
      Josier & Daniel Plumer both of Powbalborough
      100 pounds
      land on the east side of the Sheepscutt River 25 rods from the North Side of Newcastle
      100 acres
      beginning on the Bank of the above said River at a hemlock marked on four sides & numbered on ther north side XXIII
      thence joining on Abel Cresey and running South East 1 mile to a sapling pine
      thence running North East 50 rods to a white birch marked on fourt sides
      thence running North West joining on Stephen Belden to the River aforesd
      thence on the river to the first mentioned bounds
      30 April 1777
      Caleb Cresey
      Melebah Cresey [Her mark]
      Wit: James Davis, Celley Cressey
    • https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/581614?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Court records, 1761-1989
      Authors: Maine. Court of General Sessions
      Court dockets 1834-1842 Court records v. 1-4 1761-1816
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1765424
      7856980
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007856980?cat=581614
      [384/1111]
      p 181
      Lincoln Ss Anno Reipublicae Massachusettensis Quinto
      At a Court of General Sessions of the Peace held at Pownalboro within and for the County of Lincoln, on the first Tuesday of June, being the fifth day of said Month, Anno Domini 1781
      ...
      [385/1111]
      p 181
      Meribah Cressey of a place called the head of the Tide in said County singlewoan, voluntarily comes into Court and acknowledges herself Guilty of the Crime of Fornication and Sentence to pay a fine of four shillings and Costs, standing committed till Sentence be performed.

      Cressey v Peasley
      Meribah Cressey of Pownalborough in the County of Lincoln Widow v Oliver Peasley of a place called Ball Town in said County Yeoman not of any Town upon a presentation of her Body The Court after a full hearing of both Parties acknowledge the said Oliver the reputed Father of said Child. It is therefore Ordered by the Court that the said Oliver pay to the said Meribah, the Sum of Eighteen Shillings for maintaining the Chid to this day, and fufther give Bond to the said Meribah in the Sum of one hundred Pounds lawful Silver money, with two Sureties for the Payment of the Sum of two shillings pr Week in lawful silver Money or in Bills of Credit at the current Exchange to the said meribah for and towards the Support and Maintenance of said Chilr till further Order of this Court. And further that he the said Oliver give Bond to the Treasurer of the Town of Pownalborough in the Sum of two hundred pounds like Money with two Sureties to indemnify and Save harmless the said Town of Pownalborough from all Costs & Charges which may arise or accrue for the Support and Maintenance of said Child, & that he pay Costs, stading committed till Sentence be performed.