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Edmund A. Currier

Male Abt 1789 - 1872  (~ 83 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Edmund A. Currier was born about 1789 in Kennbunkport, Maine (son of Abraham Currier and Lydia Kimball); died on 4 Aug 1872; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 1790

    Edmund married Esther Kimball on 20 Dec 1815 in Wells, York, Maine. Esther (daughter of Israel Kimball and Elizabeth "Betsey" Evans) died on 6 Jul 1843; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Cyrus M. Currier was born about 1833 in Kennebunk, York, Maine; died on 21 Aug 1900 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Abraham Currier was born on 25 Mar 1759 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts (son of Edmund Currier and Susanna Kimball); died on 24 Mar 1846 in Kennebunkport, York, Maine; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.

    Notes:

    He was placed on the pension roll of York County, Maine, in 1831, for his service in the Revolution as a private on the Massachusetts Continental Army line.

    Abraham married Lydia Kimball on 5 Jun 1784 in Wells, York, Maine. Lydia (daughter of Nathaniel Kimball and Joanna Mitchell) was born in 1763; died on 7 Oct 1832 in Kennebunk, York, Maine; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Lydia Kimball was born in 1763 (daughter of Nathaniel Kimball and Joanna Mitchell); died on 7 Oct 1832 in Kennebunk, York, Maine; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.

    Notes:

    That her maiden name was Kimball is established in the Maine record of the 1895 death of her daughter Lydia. That she was baptised in Kennebunk 1 Jan 1764, a daughter of Nathaniel Kimball and Joanna Mitchell, and this this same Lydia Kimball is the one that married Abraham Currier, is reportedly documented in a manuscript by Richard Somers Thompson (1854-1924), Records of Kennebunk and Kennebunkport Families, at the Maine Historical Society. Note that, assuming this account is correct, she and her husband were first cousins.

    Notes:

    Date of intention. The marriage is said to have taken place on 16 Nov of the same year.

    Children:
    1. 1. Edmund A. Currier was born about 1789 in Kennbunkport, Maine; died on 4 Aug 1872; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Edmund Currier was born before 27 May 1733 (son of David Currier and Keziah Colby); died after 1776 in Wells, York, Maine.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 27 May 1733, Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts

    Notes:

    He fought in the Revolution as a first lieutenant in Capt. Samuel Waterhouse's 2nd (Wells) company, 3rd York County regiment.

    Before the Revolution, the Wells town school was kept in Edmund Currier's shop.

    Edmund married Susanna Kimball on 23 Jan 1756. Susanna (daughter of Nathaniel Kimball and Abigail Couzens) was born before 13 Jun 1735. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Susanna Kimball was born before 13 Jun 1735 (daughter of Nathaniel Kimball and Abigail Couzens).

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 13 Jun 1735

    Children:
    1. 2. Abraham Currier was born on 25 Mar 1759 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 24 Mar 1846 in Kennebunkport, York, Maine; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.

  3. 6.  Nathaniel Kimball was born before 21 May 1738 in Wells, York, Maine (son of Nathaniel Kimball and Abigail Couzens).

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 21 May 1738, Wells, York, Maine

    Nathaniel married Joanna Mitchell on 19 Mar 1761 in Wells, York, Maine. Joanna (daughter of John Mitchell and Lydia Sewall) was born on 31 Aug 1738 in York, York, Maine; died on 16 Sep 1813 in Kennebunkport, York, Maine. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Joanna Mitchell was born on 31 Aug 1738 in York, York, Maine (daughter of John Mitchell and Lydia Sewall); died on 16 Sep 1813 in Kennebunkport, York, Maine.
    Children:
    1. 3. Lydia Kimball was born in 1763; died on 7 Oct 1832 in Kennebunk, York, Maine; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  David Currier was born on 17 Feb 1696 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts (son of Richard Currier and Dorothy Barnard); died before 20 Jul 1737.

    David married Keziah Colby on 11 Dec 1718 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts. Keziah (daughter of Samuel Colby and Dorothy) was born on 11 May 1696 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts; died on 3 Nov 1754; was buried in Union Cemetery, Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Keziah Colby was born on 11 May 1696 in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts (daughter of Samuel Colby and Dorothy); died on 3 Nov 1754; was buried in Union Cemetery, Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts.
    Children:
    1. 4. Edmund Currier was born before 27 May 1733; died after 1776 in Wells, York, Maine.

  3. 10.  Nathaniel Kimball was born before 9 Sep 1705 (son of Caleb Kimball and Susanna Cloyes); died after 1777 in Kennebunk, York, Maine.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 9 Sep 1705

    Notes:

    Called the father of Kennebunk, he kept the first post-office in Maine.

    Nathaniel married Abigail Couzens on 7 Apr 1725. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Abigail Couzens
    Children:
    1. 5. Susanna Kimball was born before 13 Jun 1735.
    2. 6. Nathaniel Kimball was born before 21 May 1738 in Wells, York, Maine.

  5. 14.  John Mitchell was born on 28 Apr 1708 in Kittery, York, Maine (son of Joseph Mitchell and Joanna Couch); died on 3 Apr 1799 in Wells, York, Maine; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.

    John married Lydia Sewall on 2 Feb 1736 in York, York, Maine. Lydia (daughter of Capt. Samuel Sewall and Lydia Storer) was born on 24 Jan 1717 in York, York, Maine; died on 8 Jun 1770; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 15.  Lydia Sewall was born on 24 Jan 1717 in York, York, Maine (daughter of Capt. Samuel Sewall and Lydia Storer); died on 8 Jun 1770; was buried in Hope Cemetery, Kennebunk, York, Maine.
    Children:
    1. 7. Joanna Mitchell was born on 31 Aug 1738 in York, York, Maine; died on 16 Sep 1813 in Kennebunkport, York, Maine.