Puffer Genealogy

INGERSOLL, Gov. William

Male 1717 - 1807  (89 years)


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  • Name INGERSOLL, William 
    Prefix Gov. 
    Birth 8 Sep 1717  Gloucester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1769  Pleasant River (Addison), ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
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    Death 28 Aug 1807  Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1952  Puffers
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2018 

    Father INGERSOLL, Ensign Benjamin,   b. 1687, Gloucester, MA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 11 Apr 1755, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 68 years) 
    Mother HUNT, Mary,   b. 12 Feb 1689, Ipswich, MA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 10 May 1733, Falmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 44 years) 
    Marriage 16 Nov 1711 
    Family ID F5271  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 PARKER, Sarah,   b. 14 Oct 1720, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Bef 1784, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age < 63 years) 
    Marriage 22 Sep 1737  North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Children 
     1. INGERSOLL, Sarah,   b. 13 Oct 1745, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Yes, date unknown
     2. INGERSOLL, Lucy,   b. 13 Oct 1745, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aug 1799, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 53 years)
     3. INGERSOLL, Mary,   b. Abt 1747, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Yes, date unknown
     4. INGERSOLL, Rebeckah,   b. 1 Jan 1747/8, North Yarmouth, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1835 (Age > 88 years)
    Family ID F2419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 29 Feb 2024 

    Family 2 KNOWLES, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1758, Pleasant River, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1810 (Age > 53 years) 
    Children 
     1. INGERSOLL, Sarah,   b. 1778, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 May 1843, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 65 years)
     2. INGERSOLL, William Jr.,   b. 12 Oct 1779, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 May 1858, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 78 years)
     3. INGERSOLL, Nathaniel,   b. 9 Jun 1781, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Oct 1857, Columbia Falls, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)
     4. INGERSOLL, Eliza,   b. Abt 1783, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1830, Machias, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 47 years)
     5. INGERSOLL, Samuel Nash,   b. 17 Jun 1784, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 Feb 1872, Centerville, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 87 years)
     6. INGERSOLL, James,   b. 5 Jul 1786, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1 Feb 1872, Will County, IL Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 85 years)
     7. INGERSOLL, Mary,   b. Abt 1785, Pleasant River, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 Jan 1819, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 34 years)
     8. INGERSOLL, Thomas,   b. Abt 1793, Columbia, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1820, PA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 28 years)
     9. INGERSOLL, Susan,   b. Abt 1801, Addison, ME Find all individuals with events at this locationd. Aft 1883, Brewer, ME Find all individuals with events at this location (Age > 83 years)
    Family ID F2420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 29 Feb 2024 

  • 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. [S638] Early Pleasant River Families of Washington County, Maine, p. 257.

    2. [S91] Assorted Genealogical Notes, Subject: Various (1997, 1998), p. 141.

    3. [S91] Assorted Genealogical Notes, Subject: Various (1997, 1998), p. 60.