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Richard MEAGHER

Richard MEAGHER

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  • Name Richard MEAGHER 
    Born [1743] 
    Gender Male 
    Birth [BEFORE 1755] 
    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
      Penobscot Inhabitants Certified Loyal 1783
      Richard Magree 9 over 10 [Richard, Lydia, Sarah, John, Samuel, Richard, Mary, Elizabeth, Thomas]
    Petition 2 Oct 1783  Asks for land in St Andrews Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 12 Feb 1785  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 23 Feb 1785  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Grant 21 May 1785 
    • https://archives.gnb.ca/Search/RS686/Details.aspx?culture=en-CA&Key=3787
      Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name MAJOR, Richard
      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)
    Grant 21 May 1785 
    • https://archives.gnb.ca/Search/RS686/Details.aspx?culture=en-CA&Key=3494
      Index to New Brunswick Land Grants, 1784 - 1997 (RS686)
      Name MAKER, Richard
      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):
    Residence 7 Feb 1789  St Andrews, Charlotte, NB Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1790  Waldoborough, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Richard Macher
      in the 1790 United States Federal Census
      Name: Richard Macher
      [Richard Meagher or Major]
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Waldoborough, Lincoln, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 16: 3 [Thomas? Richard? Samuel?]
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 1 [Richard]
      Free White Persons - Females: 4 [Lydia, Jane, Catherine, Mary? Elizabeth?]
      Number of Household Members: 8
      Year: 1790; Census Place: Waldoborough, Lincoln, Maine; Series: M637; Roll: 2; Page: 296; Image: 171; Family History Library Film: 0568142
    Residence 4 Feb 1795  Non resident St Stephen Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 14 Apr 1797  Bristol, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Assessed 1798  Bristol, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name Richard MEAGHER
      Tax 1798
      Location Bristol, Lincoln, Maine, United States
      Original Text
      Volume Name V.2
      Page 152
      Massachusetts and Maine: Direct Tax, 1798. (Online database. AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2003.) Original manuscript: Direct tax list of 1798 for Massachusetts and Maine, 1798. R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA.
      https://www.americanancestors.org/DB183/rd/13176/152/235360594

      Name Richard MEAGER
      Tax 1798
      Location Bristol, Lincoln, Maine, United States
      Original Text
      Volume Name V.2
      Page 119
      Massachusetts and Maine: Direct Tax, 1798. (Online database. AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2003.) Original manuscript: Direct tax list of 1798 for Massachusetts and Maine, 1798. R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA.
      https://www.americanancestors.org/DB183/rd/13176/119/235360288
    Residence Bristol, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1800  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Richard Meagher
      in the 1800 United States Federal Census
      Name: Richard Meagher
      Home in 1800 (City, County, State): Balltown, Lincoln, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males -10 thru 15: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 thru 25: 1 [Thomas]
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [Richard]
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1 [Catherine?[
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 4 [Mary? Elizabeth? Jane? Catherine?]
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over: 1 [Lydia]
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 2
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
      Number of Household Members: 9
      Year: 1800; Census Place: Balltown, Lincoln, Maine; Series: M32; Roll: 6; Page: 348; Image: 334; Family History Library Film: 218676
    Residence 1810  Boston, Suffolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Richard Magher
      in the 1810 United States Federal Census
      Name: Richard Magher
      Home in 1810 (City, County, State): Boston Ward 2, Suffolk, Massachusetts
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 45 and over: 1 [Richard]
      Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 15: 1 [Elizabeth]
      Free White Persons - Females - 16 thru 25: 1 [Margaret]
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1 [Lydia]
      Number of Household Members Under 16: 2
      Number of Household Members Over 25: 3
      Number of Household Members: 6
      Year: 1810; Census Place: Boston Ward 2, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 21; Page: 314; Image: 00184; Family History Library Film: 0205629
    Military
    • Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Revolutionary War (Images Online)
      Volume 10 Page 145
      Richard Major. Sergeant, Capt Caleb Turner's Co, engaged 13 July 1775, service to 31 December 1775, 6 months 3 days, in defense of seacoast, roll dated Bristol
      also
      1st Lieutenant, Capt John Boyd's co of matrosses stationed at Bristol, list of officers of Lincoln County Militia, commissioned 21 August 1777

      Volume 10 Page 133
      Richard Mager. Order on Major Dummer Sewall, payable to Capt Caleb Turner, dated Bristol 18 November 1775, signed by said Mager, Sergeant, and others belonging to Capt Turner's co, for wages for 1 month.
    Died 11 Nov 1822  Boston, Suffolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Richard Meagher
      in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
      Name: Richard Meagher
      Event Type: Burial
      Death Date: abt 1822
      Burial Date: 11 Nov 1822
      Burial Place: Boston, Massachusetts
      Father Name: Richard Meagher
      Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
      Boston Deaths 1821 - 1832 South Distrit Volume 25 417 Pages
      Record of the Deaths and Burials in the South District for the year 1822
      When deceased: November 11 1822 [1743]
      When Interred: November 13 1822
      Names of Persons Interred: Richard Meagher
      Age: 79 years
      To what family belonging: Richard Meagher
      Disease or cause of Death: Consumption
      Undertaker: Murray
    • Name Richard MEAGHER
      Cemetery 11/11/1822
      Location Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
      Original Text
      Volume Name Copies of Gravestones, 1819-1850
      Page 44
      Boston, MA: St. Augustine Cemetery Records, 1819-1859 Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019 (From records supplied by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston).
      https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2766/rd/55402/44/1425513916
      Eliza Meagher d Mar 26 1822 aged 27 wife Richard [1795]
      Richard Meagher d Nov 11 1822 aged 79 [1743]
    • Name R., Richard MEAGHER
      Burial 11/13/1822
      Location Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
      Original Text
      Volume Name Holy Cross (Boston) Various V.2, 1810-1823
      Page 295
      Massachusetts: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Records, 1789-1920 Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019 (From records supplied by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston).
      https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2726/rd/48423/295/1415401388
      R Meagher Novr 13th Richard Meagher aged 79 died 11th having previously recorded the Sacraments
    Buried 13 Nov 1822  Holy Cross Cemetery, Boston, Suffolk, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name R., Richard MEAGHER
      Burial 11/13/1822
      Location Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
      Original Text
      Volume Name Holy Cross (Boston) Various V.2, 1810-1823
      Page 295
      Massachusetts: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Records, 1789-1920 Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019 (From records supplied by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston).
      https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2726/rd/48423/295/1415401388
      R Meagher Novr 13th Richard Meagher aged 79 died 11th having previously recorded the Sacraments
    Person ID I58819  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2019 

    Family Lydia YATES 
    _MARI 2 Nov 1776  Bristol, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • https://archives.mainegenealogy.net/2007/01/bristol-marriage-intentions-1758-1797.html
      Bristol Marriage Intentions, 1758-1797
      Source: Genealogical Advertiser: A Quarterly Magazine of Family History, Vol. 4 [Ancestry.com] (Cambridge, Mass., 1901).
      Notes in brackets are original to the text.

      [p. 153]
      BRISTOL, MAINE.
      Intentions of Marriage Prior to 1800.
      From the manuscripts of Prof. John Johnston, LL.D., author of the "History of the Towns of Bristol and Bremen in the State of Maine, including the Pemaquid Settlement."
      COMMUNICATED BY ALBERT W. JOHNSTON OF PRINCE'S BAY, N. Y.
      Nov. 2, 1776. Richard Maigher and Lydia Yates.
    Married 30 Dec 1776  Bristol, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Richard Maigher
      Spouse's Name: Lydia Yates
      Event Date: 30 Dec 1776
      Event Place: Bristol,Lincoln,Maine
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M52107-1
      System Origin: Maine-ODM
      GS Film number: 10557
      Citing this Record
      "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F4FS-GZ2 : 10 February 2018), Richard Maigher and Lydia Yates, 30 Dec 1776; citing Bristol,Lincoln,Maine, reference ; FHL microfilm 10,557.

      https://archives.mainegenealogy.net/2007/01/bristol-marriages-1758-1847.html
      Bristol Marriages, 1758-1847
      Source: Genealogical Advertiser: A Quarterly Magazine of Family History, Vols. 1 and 2 (Cambridge, Mass., 1898, 1899).
      Notes in brackets are original to the text.
      [1:9]
      BRISTOL MARRIAGES.
      From the manuscripts of Prof. John Johnston, LL.D., Author of the "History of the Towns of Bristol and Bremen in the State of Maine, including the Pemaquid Settlement."
      COMMUNICATED BY ALBERT W. JOHNSTON OF PRINCE'S BAY, N. Y.
      Marriages by Rev. A. McLean,
      Married:
      Dec. 30, 1776, Richard Maigher and Lydia Yates.
    Children 
     1. Sarah MEAGHER,   b. C 1766?
     2. John MEAGHER,   b. C 1768?
     3. Samuel MEAGHER,   b. C 1770?
     4. Richard MEAGHER,   b. C 1772?
     5. Mary MEAGHER,   b. C 1774?
     6. Elizabeth MEAGHER,   b. C 1775?
     7. Thomas MEAGHER,   b. C 1779?
     8. Jane MEAGHER,   b. [1781],   d. 14 Mar 1842
     9. Catherine MEAGHER,   b. [1782], ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1855?
     10. Margaret MEAGHER,   b. [1792], ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1871, Norfolk, VA Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Elizabeth MEAGHER,   b. [1795],   d. 26 Mar 1822
     12. Ann MEAGHER
    Family ID F18887  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • ECW: Richard Maghar (Meagher) gentleman St Andrews. Joseph St Andrews. Edmund Digdeguash.
      Early NB Probate: Nil
      Loyalists to Canada: Nil
      Me Soldiers and Sailors Revolutionary: p 499 Richard Mager Segeant Capt Turner's Co
      Eastport Sentinel: Nil
      Artificers: Nil
      Lincoln County Probate published: Will of Robert Sproul r Bristol
    • http://carensecord.ca/locations/NewBrunswick/Lists/PenobscotGroupSorted.html
      From Library and Archives Canada, Ward Chipman Papers, Muster Master General's Office - Loyalists Musters, 1776-1785
      (M.G. 23, D 1, Series I, Volume 24, pages 172-177) Microfilm C-9818
      The list below has been sorted in alphabetical order by surname, in order to isolate possible family groups.
      Return of Men, Women and Children of the Penobscot Loyalists Settled in the District of Passamaquoddy the 10th of June 1784
      Men: Richd Mayher
      Women: Eliz Mayher
      Children over 10: Sarah Mayher, John Mayher, Saml Mayher, Richd Mayher, Mary Mayher
      Children under 10: Eliza Mayher, Thomas Meyher
    • Balltown Land

      Perhaps near Thomas Stickney Lot Whitefield
      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. 63-64 1807-1810
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11390
      8202830
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008202830?cat=352440
      [340/545]
      Volume 63 Page 41
      Richard Meagher gentleman Balltown
      James Kavanagh merchant Newcastle & Matthew Cottroll merchant Nobleborough
      $440
      land in Balltown
      beginning at the Western branch of Sheepscut Riever on the Northeast corner line of land belonging to Jonathan Woodberry
      thence running west northwest 320 rods to a stake & stones
      thence running north northeast 100 poles to a stake & stones to Benjamin Stickney's land
      thence running by said Stickney's south line to the aforesaid branch
      thence running as said Branch runneth to the first mentioned bounds
      200 acres
      2 September 1807
      Richard Meagher
      Wit: Patrick Doyle, Joseph West
    • Lot 80 St David

      Volume A Page 59
      [62/485]
      No 36
      Richard Meagher gentleman St Andrews Town
      Edmund Dougherty yeoman St Andrews Town
      36 pounds
      100 acres on Oak Point Bay
      Lot 80
      23 February 1785
      Richard Meagher
      Lydia Meagher
      Wit: John Connor, Archibald McLachlin

      Volume B Page 129
      [132/753]
      Edmund Dougherty yeoman St David
      Henry Barlow Brown Esq St Andrews
      30 pounds
      100 acres St David
      Lot 80
      granted to John Chaytor
      conveyed to Richard Meagher
      purchased by me
      11 July 1791
      Edm Dougherty
      Wit: John Curry, John Robinson

      Volume D Page 15
      [18/473]
      No 13
      Henry Barlow Brown Esq St Andrews
      Thomas Wyer Junior Esq St Andrews
      300 pounds
      Lot 5 Block F Bulkley's Division St Andrews
      Lot 6 Block Q Morris's Division St Andrews
      Lot 80 on the east side of Oak Point Bay St David 100 acres purchased of Edmund Dougherty
      Lot 190 on Scoodiac River St Stephen 100 acres purchased of David Mowatt and James Russell
      Farm Lot 151, 157 Moannes Streat
      157, 191, 197 Scoodiac Rivier St Stephen each 100 acres
      28 October 1808
      H B Brown
      Wit: Samuel Andrews, Don McLachlan

      Volume D Page 416
      [419/473]
      No 406
      Thomas Wyer Jr merchant St Andrews
      Peter Christie Esq St Stephen
      50 pounds
      Lot 80, 100 acres St David
      Lot 150, 157 100 acres each St Stephen
      Lots 190, 191, 197 St Stephen
      15 April 1815
      Thomas Wyer Junr
      Wit: Harris Hatch, David Wyer
    • Charlotte County Registry Books

      Volume A Page 367
      [370/485]
      No 197
      Richard Meagher gentleman St Andrews
      Riber Sim merchant St Andrews
      80 pounds
      Lot 6 Block N Parr's Division St Andrews
      granted to Richard Meagher
      12 February 1785
      Richd Meagher
      Wit: Mark Lumsden, Alexander Dick
    • Charlotte County Registry Books
      Volume B Page 500
      [503/753]
      No 800
      John Dunn Esq Sheriff of Charlotte County
      Henry Barlow Brown Esq St Andrews
      selling the lands of the non resident proprietors in the Parish of St Stephen for their quota of work due on the Highways in said parish
      8 pounds
      William Par Lot 150
      Peter Littlejohn Lot 157
      Richard Meagher Lot 186
      James Joice Lot 191
      Alexander Morrison Lot 197
      500 acres
      4 February 1795
      John Dunn
      Sheriff of Charlotte
      Wit: Peter McDiarmid
    • Charlotte County Registry Books

      Volume A Page 413
      [416/485]
      No 236
      Richard Meagher mariner St Andrews
      Patrick McMaster merchant Halifax
      28 8 4
      Lot 1 Block F Morriss's Division St Andrews
      purchased of William Stewart the original grantee
      7 February 1789
      Richard Meagher
      Patk McMaster & Co
      Wit: Jos Garnett Esq
    • https://archives.gnb.ca/Search/RS108/Details.aspx?culture=en-CA&Key=43078
      Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name MEAGHER, RICHARD
      Year 1785
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F1027

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/78954?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Land petitions, 1783-1857
      Authors: New Brunswick. Crown Land Office
      1785 Hutchins, William - 1785 McPherson, Charles
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1288449
      8130847
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008130847?cat=78954
      [505/942]
      Asks for land in St Andrews 500 acres

      2 October 1783
      Richard Meagher

      In Council
      Cannot be complied with
    • https://archives.gnb.ca/Search/RS108/Details.aspx?culture=en-CA&Key=43079
      Index to Land Petitions: Original Series, 1783-1918 (RS108)
      Name MEAGHER, RICHARD
      Year 1786
      County Charlotte
      Microfilm F1031

      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/78954?availability=Family%20History%20Library
      Land petitions, 1783-1857
      Authors: New Brunswick. Crown Land Office
      1786 Forrester, George P. - 1786 Parker, Timothy
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      1288453
      8191394
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008191394?cat=78954
      [571/835]
      Richard Meagher from Massachusetts r Charlotte
      Asks for 500 acres Passamaquoddy
      Asks for "a Small Island laying on the Western Side of the Litteet grant Passage at the Entrance of Passamaquoddy Bay. that your Memoralist may be enable to Carry on a Fisher for the Support of his family"

      Saint John 29th May 1786

      [Page]
      This is to Certify that I did Receive a Warrant to grant to Richard Maha five Hundred Acres of Land, from Governor Parr and that said Richard Maha has not had any part thereof
      May 21st 1785
      J Jones
      D Surveyor

      [Page]
      Richard Meagher asks a small Island on the west side of La Tete Passage Passamaquoddy
      Referred to the Surveyor Genl
      The Island applied for within has been pointed out to me on the General plan by the Memorialist and no Grant or allotent of it has yet been made to any person within my Knowledge therefor it may be given to the Memorialist of His Excellency see fit
      G Sproul S G
      In Council 22d June 1786
      Answered See Journal No 6 fol 1
      30th May 1786
      Certificate enclosed
    • Name Richard MEAGHER
      Record 1996
      Location
      Original Text Maine's Lost Babes: Charges of Fornication and Alleged Paternity In Lincoln County 1760-1786
      Volume Name 18 (1996)
      Page 33
      The Maine Genealogist. Farmington, ME: The Maine Genealogical Society, 1977-. (Online database. AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2018.)
      https://www.americanancestors.org/DB531/rd/20040/33/423054905
      Mother: Elizabeth Martin
      Alleged Father: Richard Meagher
      Court Session: 1776?
      Residence of Mother: Bristol
    • Margaret Meagher m Runnels Jones

      Name Runels, Runnels JONES
      Marriage 12/6/1813
      Location Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
      Original Text
      Spouse Marg., Margaret Meagher
      Witness1 Richard Meagher
      Witness2 Samuel Jones
      Witness3 Jacob Carpenter
      Volume Name Holy Cross (Boston) Various V.2, 1810-1823
      Page 208
      Massachusetts: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston Records, 1789-1920 Online database. AmericanAncestors.org. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2019 (From records supplied by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston).
      https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2726/rd/48423/208/1415400057
      1813 December the 6th Marriages
      Runnels Jones & Margaret Meagher Witnesses Richard Meagher, Samuel Jones, Jacob Carpenter
      Francis A Matignon

      December the 19th Jacob Carpenter & Ann Meagher Witnesses Richard Meagher & Lydia Meagher, Charles Donnell

      Reynold Jones
      in the 1820 United States Federal Census
      Name: Reynold Jones
      Home in 1820 (City, County, State): Boston Ward 10, Suffolk, Massachusetts
      Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 1
      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 - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 45 and over : 1
      Free White Persons - Under 16: 3
      Free White Persons - Over 25: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 8
      Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 8
      1820 U S Census; Census Place: Boston Ward 10, Suffolk, Massachusetts; Page: 301; NARA Roll: M33_53; Image: 150

      Margaret Jones
      in the 1850 United States Federal Census
      Name: Margaret Jones
      Age: 52
      Birth Year: abt 1798
      Birthplace: Massachusetts
      Home in 1850: Norfolk, Norfolk (Independent City), Virginia, USA
      Gender: Female
      Family Number: 1293
      William R Jones 35 Grocer MA
      Ann Jones 17 NC
      Margaret Jones 52 MA
      Caroline Rhea 12 NC
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Norfolk, Norfolk (Independent City), Virginia; Roll: M432_964; Page: 77B; Image: 160
    • 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. 38-39 1796-1797
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11377
      8296952
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008296952?cat=352440
      [335/573]
      Volume 39 Page 12
      Richard Meagher yeoman Bristol
      Cornelius Turner gentleman Waldoborough
      $205
      Land in Round Pond Bristol
      14 April 1797
      Richd Meagher
      Wit: Ruth Keen, Hannah Leballester, Robert McClintock, William Meagher

      Volume 39 Page 28
      [350/573]
      Richard Meagher yeoman Bristol
      Benjamin Palmer gentleman Bristol
      $354 1/3
      on which I now lived in Round Pond Bristol
      5 May 1797
      Richard Meagher
      Wit: Thos Johnston, Robert McLintock
    • Richard Meagher
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900
      Name: Richard Meagher
      Application State: Massachusetts
      Applicant Designation: Widow's Pension Application File
      Second Applicant Name: Lydia Meagher
      Archive Publication Number: M804
      Archive Roll Number: 1704
      Total Pages in Packet: 1
      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.
      [No information]

      Richard Maigher
      in the U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900
      Name: Richard Maigher
      Application State: Massachusetts
      Applicant Designation: Widow's Pension Application File
      Second Applicant Name: Lydia Maigher
      Second Applicant Pension Year: 1842
      Second Applicant Application State: Virginia
      Archive Publication Number: M804
      Archive Roll Number: 1615
      Total Pages in Packet: 26
      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.
      [722/764]
      Marriage record
      intention 2 November 1776 Bristol
      marriage 30 December 1776
      Alexander McLean

      [Page]
      [724/764]
      Lydia wid
      Richard Maigher a sergeant in Capt Caleb Turner's Co
    • 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. 44-45 1799-1800
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11380
      8296953
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008296953?cat=352440
      [365/567]
      Volume 45 Page 51
      Ebenezer Grover yeoman Pinhook
      Benjamin Brown doctor & surgeon Bristol
      $60
      quit claim
      land in Pinhook described
      24 September 1799
      Ebenezer Grover [His mark]
      Wit: Richard Meagher, George Russell
    • 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. 40-41 1797-1798
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11378
      8291314
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008291314?cat=352440
      [351/574]
      Volume 41 Page 35
      Ebenezer Grover yeoman Balltown
      Cornelius Rhoads yeoman Bristol
      $200
      land in Pinhook
      beginning at the western branch of Sheepscutt river at a stake & stones
      thence west northwest from said branch 740 poles to the meadow brook along said brook to Richard Meager's corner bounds
      thence along said line south 740 poles to the branch along said branch to the bounds first mentioned
      7 December 1797
      Eben Grover [His mark]
      Wit: Joseph Trask, Richard Meagher
    • 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. 40-41 1797-1798
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11378
      8291314
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      Volume 41 Page 84
      Thomas Grover, Ebenezer Grover both r Balltown
      Richard Meagher r Bristol
      $700
      quit claim
      land in Pinhook
      beginning at a large tree standing on the corner of Cornelius Rhoads land in the western branch of Sheepscutt river
      running west northwest along said line 740 poles to a marked tree for a corner
      thence running 125 rods east northeast to Joshua Hilton's land
      thence running along said line east southeast to the branch
      thence along said branch 125 poles to the bounds first mentioned
      500 acres
      - December 1797
      Ebenezer Grover [His mark]
      Wit: Joshua Hilton, Cornelius Rhoads

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      Ebenezer Grover r Pinhook
      Richard Meagher r Bristol
      $250
      quit claim
      land in Balltown alias Pinhook
      beginning at the western branch of the Scheepscut river at a maple tree marked for Ebenezer Grover's northeast corner bound
      thence on said Ebenezer's line 320 poles to the other side of the meadow
      thence along the path as the meadow runs to Cornelius Rhoads's southern line a firt tree spotted on 4 sides
      thence running east southeast course as the line runs to the branch
      thence as the branch runs to the bounds first mentioned
      350 acres
      7 December 1797
      Ebenezer Grover [His mark]
      Wot: Daniel Farnham, Thomas McCurda