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John FISH

John FISH

Male Bef 1742 - BY 1810 CENSUS

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  • Name John FISH 
    Born Bef 1742 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 27 Jul 1763  Newcastle, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1 Mar 1768  Newcastle, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1 Nov 1775  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Assessed 13 Sep 1777  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 27 Sep 1779  Balltown, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1790  Lewiston, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Fish
      in the 1790 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Fish
      [John Firh]
      Home in 1790 (City, County, State): Lewiston , Lincoln, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 16: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 16 and over: 1
      Free White Persons - Females: 1
      Number of Household Members: 3
      Year: 1790; Census Place: Lewiston, Lincoln, Maine; Series: M637; Roll: 2; Page: 347; Image: 206; Family History Library Film: 0568142
    Residence 20 Nov 1792  Lewiston, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 17 Oct 1794  Lewiston Gore, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 16 Jan 1795  Lewiston Gore, Lincoln, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1800  Pittston, Kennebec, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John Fish
      in the 1800 United States Federal Census
      Name: John Fish
      Home in 1800 (City, County, State): Pittston, Kennebec, Maine
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 10: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 26 thru 44: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 26 thru 44: 1
      Number of Household Members Under 16 : 1
      Number of Household Members Over 25 : 2
      Number of Household Members: 3
      Year: 1800; Census Place: Pittston, Kennebec, Maine; Series: M32; Roll: 7; Page: 266; Image: 151; Family History Library Film: 218677
    Died BY 1810 CENSUS 
    Person ID I59912  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 3 May 2021 

    Father FISH 
    Family ID F19348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Huldah,   d. Aft 1810 CENSUS 
    Family ID F19353  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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

  • Notes 
    • Kennebec Probate: Nil
      Lincoln County Registry Books 1767-1800 Grantor/grantee, 1800+ grantor: checked extracted
      Lincoln County Probate Published: Nil
      Lincoln County Probate Index: Nil
      Readex: Nil
    • Illustrated History of Kennebec County, Maine; 1625-1799-1892, Part 2
      By Henry D. Kingsbury, Simeon L. Deyo
      p 767
      Two years later, or about 1781...
      In the course of a few months several other families moved from New Meadows and joined their old neighbors. They were those of James Weeks, Nathan Stanley, Zadoc Bishop, Christopher Steven, Samuel Simmons, William Welch, Samuel Welch, Edward Welch, Oliver Hall, Timothy Wight and John Fish.
      ...

      p 769
      Not far from 1782...Simon Dearborn found John Fish, the tavern keeper, on his land. Fish refused to accept a reasonable compensation for his improvements, and defied Dearborn's claim. After considerable contest, in which Fish endeavored to gain by fraud what he could not be right, he was forcibly expelled.

      p 781
      [Town Meeting 24 August 1781]
      ...John Fish
    • http://files.usgwarchives.net/me/androscoggin/sabattus/families/ffiles.txt
      Early Families of Sabattus, Androscoggin Co, Maine: formerly part of Greene, Lewiston, Lisbon, Bowdoin & West Bowdionham
      1st draft by David C. Young
      PO Box 152
      Danville, Maine 04223

      addition and corrections request
      (c) 1998 by David C. Young
      FishJohn - Born ??, d ??, He lived in Lewiston, ME in 1790 counted: 1-0-0 Lewiston Census 1790
      [of Newcastle ME sold to Charles Glidden in a place called Walpole ME [Nobleboro] 1768]
      John Fish of Lewiston Gore sold to Benjamin Glidden of Newcastle 2000 acres in Ballstown (Jefferson or Whitefield) 1795.
      John Fish of Lewiston Gore sold land to Benjamin Glidden 350 acres in 1775 {see Glidden Genealogy} The history of Monmouth/Wales ME by Cochrane stated that there was a John Fish who ran a tavern in Wales Plt. He was squatting on some of the land of Gen Henry Dearborn. See page 95 of the Monmouth History.
    • 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. 32-33 1794-1795
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11374
      7834676
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007834676?cat=352440
      [378/547]
      Volume 33 Page 78
      John Fish yeoman Lewiston Gore
      Benjamin Glidden yeoman New England
      6 13 5
      350 acres in Newcastle and Ballstown
      ...James Jewett...James Davis...Nehemiah Turner...Amos Pearson...
      paid 1 November 1775
      17 October 1794
      John Fish [His mark]
      Huldah Fish
      Wit: Jenney McFarland, Anna Wheler
    • 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. 20-21 1786-1788
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11368
      7919200
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/007919200?cat=352440
      [91/515]
      Volume 20 Page 79
      John Fish yeoman Balltown
      Asa Smith housewright Pownalborough
      80 pounds
      land in Balltown
      ...Macrest Carr...
      200 acres
      27 September 1779
      John Fish
      Huldah Fish
      Wit: James Ayer, Lucy Carver

      [117/515]
      Volume 20 Page 106
      John Fish yeoman Balltown
      Benjamin Glidden yeoman Newcastle
      6 13 4
      250 acres Newcastle
      ...John Plummer...Benjamin Glidden...
      1 November 1775
      John Fish [His mark]
      Huldah Fish
      Wit: Thomas Prince, James Ayer
    • 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. 28-29 1791-1793
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11372
      8296950
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008296950?cat=352440
      [415/567]
      Volume 29 Page 116
      John Fish yeoman Lewiston
      Jonathan Neal Berry yeoman Balltown
      15 pounds
      15 acres in Balltown
      ...Pleasant Pond...Peter Dow...
      20 November 1792
      John Fish [His mark]
      Wit: Keziah Wood, Simon Dearborn
    • 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. 34-35 1795
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11375
      8128468
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008128468?cat=352440
      [30/570]
      Volume 34 Page 14
      John Fish yeoman Lewistown Gore
      Benjamin Glidden yeoman Newcastle
      3 10 -
      quit claim
      land in Balltown
      ...Benjamin Glidden bought of Stephen Belden...Trask...Kennedy...Chamberlain...
      John Plummer...
      16 January 1795
      John Fish [His mark]
      Wit: Josiah Plumer, Moses Jewett
    • 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. 3 1762-1764
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11359
      8202829
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008202829?cat=352440
      [124/289]
      Volume 3 Page 113
      Silvster Gardiner Esqr Boston
      John Fisher yeoman Newcastle
      40 pounds
      100 acres east side of Sheepscot River in Newcastle
      ...John Plummer...
      Lot 15
      27 July 1763
      Silvester Gardiner
      Wit: Samuel Goodwin, Jona Bowman

      [125/289]
      Volume 3 Page 114
      20 July 1763
      John Fish yeoman Newcastle
      Silvester Gardiner Esqr Boston
      100 acres East side of Sheepscot
      ...John Plummer
      ...
      John Fish [His mark]
      Wit: Samuel Goodwin, John McKencknie

      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. 6-7 1767-1770
      Family History Library
      United States & Canada Film
      11361
      8202837
      https://www.familysearch.org/search/film/008202837?cat=352440
      [36/563]
      Volume 6 Page 28
      John Fish yeoman Newcastle
      Charles Glidden yeoman Walpole
      80 pounds
      100 acres east side of Sheepscot
      ...John Plummer...John McKechnie surveyor
      Lot 15
      1 March 1768
      John Fish
      Huldah Fish
      Wit: John Averell, Israel Averell

      [37/563]
      Volume 6 Page 29
      Glidden & Fish's agreement