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Gov. William Ingersoll

Male 1717 - 1807  (89 years)


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  • Name William Ingersoll 
    Prefix Gov. 
    Born 8 Sep 1717  Gloucester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Aug 1807  Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I2246  Puffer Genealogy
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2018 

    Father Ensign Benjamin Ingersoll,   b. 1687, Gloucester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1755, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Mary Hunt,   b. 12 Feb 1689, Ipswich, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1733, Falmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 16 Nov 1711 
    Family ID F5784  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Parker,   b. 14 Oct 1720, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1784, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 63 years) 
    Married 22 Sep 1737  North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Sarah Ingersoll,   b. 13 Oct 1745, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lucy Ingersoll,   b. 13 Oct 1745, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1799, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Mary Ingersoll,   b. Abt 1747, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Rebeckah Ingersoll,   b. 1 Jan 1747/8, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1835  (Age > 88 years)
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F2697  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Knowles,   b. Abt 1758, Pleasant River, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1810  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Ingersoll,   b. 1778, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1843, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. William Ingersoll, Jr.,   b. 12 Oct 1779, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1858, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Nathaniel Ingersoll,   b. 9 Jun 1781, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1857, Columbia Falls, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Eliza Ingersoll,   b. Abt 1783, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Samuel Nash Ingersoll,   b. 17 Jun 1784, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1872, Centerville, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     6. James Ingersoll,   b. 5 Jul 1786, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1872, Will County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     7. Mary Ingersoll,   b. Abt 1791, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Thomas Ingersoll,   b. Abt 1793, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1820, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)
     9. Susan Ingersoll,   b. Abt 1801, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1883, Brewer, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F2698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • "William Ingersoll, the first Ingersoll settler, known as Governor Ingersoll, came to Columbia in 1779 from Yarmouth, Me. He married Elizabeth Knowles; built a house in Epping, then so called, but in the town of Columbia, a little southeast of the corner on what has been known as the Ingersoll farm. ... He with others built a mill which was burned, and the place where it was located is now known as the "Burnt Mill Rips." Was listed in a census he was living there with his daughter Rebecca (Ingersoll) Drisko and her family in 1784 SOUR: @S62@ PAGE: p. 257 SOUR: @S310@ PAGE: p. 129, 141

  • Sources 
    1. [S2190] Early Pleasant River Families of Washington County, Maine, p. 257.

    2. [S1306] Assorted Genealogical Notes, Subject: Various (1997, 1998), p. 60.