Hezekiah Ames

Hezekiah Ames (Eames) (1790-1858) was born in Oct. 1790 in Maine. He was the son of Mark Eames and Priscilla Howland. He married Elizabeth Fowler on 5 Mar. 1812 in Vinalhaven, Hancock Co., Maine; widowed 29 Oct. 1825. He married Sarah Scofield on 5 Oct. 1826 in Vinalhaven. He hosted Wilford Woodruff in 1837. He died 4 Dec. 1858 and was buried in North Haven, Waldo Co., Maine.

Footnotes

Hezekiah A Eames (KZXF-ZHK), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Nov. 2022). Hezekiah Ames, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/hezekiah-ames, accessed 14 Nov. 2022). 1850 U.S. Census, the town of North Haven, Waldo Co., Maine, p. 61, Hezekiah Ames; FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 16 Nov. 2022). William Richard Cutter, Historic homes and places and genealogical and personal memoirs relating to the families of Middlesex County, Massachusetts (New York: Lewis historical publishing company, 1908), p. 1282; digital images, InternetArchive (https://archive.org, accessed 15 Nov. 2022). "Court records, 1686-1817," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 15 Nov. 2022); Mark Eames and Priscilla Howland, marriage, 12 Oct. 1769, Marshfield, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, p. 335; citing Massachusetts, Court of General Sessions of the Peace (Plymouth County), image 393/971; DGS 7726241. "Town and vital records, 1785-1892," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Nov. 2022); Hezekiah Eames and Betsey Fowler, marriage, 5 Mar. 1812, Vinalhaven, Hancock Co., Maine, p. 425; citing Vinalhaven, Knox Co., Maine, Town Clerk, image 233/837; DGS 7596929. “Elizabeth Fowler Ames” (1790-1825), memorial no. 90367755; Find A Grave (https://findagrave.com, accessed 14 Nov. 2022). "Town and vital records, 1785-1892," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Nov. 2022); Hezekiah Eames and Sally Scolfield, marriage, 5 Oct. 1826, Vinalhaven, Hancock Co., Maine, p. 305; citing Vinalhaven, Knox Co., Maine, Town Clerk, image 172/837; DGS 7596929. "Maine, Waldo County, probate records," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Nov. 2022); Hezekiah Ames, 8 Mar. 1859, North Haven, Waldo Co., Maine, file no. 1799; citing Maine, Probate Court, Waldo County, image 1579/1697; DGS 4157441. “Hezekiah A. Ames” (1790-1858), memorial no. 90367716; Find A Grave (https://findagrave.com, accessed 14 Nov. 2022). Hezekiah Ames (1858), “Cemetery Records," entry for Hezekiah Ames, death, 4 Dec. 1858, Kiah's Creek Cemetery, North Haven, Knox Co., Maine, North Haven Historical Society (http://www.northhavenmainehistoricalsociety.org, accessed 15 Nov. 2022).

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  • Page 171

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

    Excerpt:
    There is great quantities of fish inhabit the waters, cooves & harbours around these Islands, such as Whale. Blackfish, Shark, ground Shark, PILOT fish, Hors Mackerel, Sturgeon, Salmon, Holloboat, Cod, Pollock, Tom Cod, Hake, Haddock, Mackerel, Shad, Bass, Ale wives, Herren, Pohagen, Dolphin, Whiting, Frost fish, Flounders, Smelt, Skate, Shrimp, Skid, Susk, Blebacks, Scollop Dogfish, Muttonfish Lumpfish, Squid, Fivefingers, Monkfish, Nursfish, Sunfish, Swordfish, Thrasher, Cat, Scuppog, Tootog, Eyefish, Cunner, Ling, Eels. Also Lobsters, Clams, Scollop, Mussles, Rincles, {crabs snails} and Porposes, Seal, &c ...
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    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    October 30, 1837 ~ Monday Oct 30th I visited the Bangor I found a high sea & saw a vessel wreck'd October 31, 1837 ~ Tuesday 31. Spent the day at Mr Ezra Carter's we had a visit from our sister viz. Shuah & Rhoda. We spent the night on board the Bangor November 1, 1837 ~ Wednesday NOV 1st We left the wharf at Portland, at 7 oclock AM. on board the Bangor. Howse Captain ...
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    October 30, 1837 October 31, 1837 November 1, 1837 November 2, 1837 November 3, 1837 November 4, 1837 November 5, 1837 November 6, 1837 November 7, 1837 November 8, 1837 November 9, 1837