Cumberland 

 

John Elijah CUMBERLAND 1780, died 12/16/1834, yeoman St. Andrews NB,  [listed as parents on Eunice's death record]

Spouse: Marian Greenlaw / Miriam / Mary A / Myriam , died before 1850

Children: Ebenezer Greenlaw baptized 8/6/1814; Aaron Linton born 10/1813; William H. died 8/27/1877 , buried Weston Aroostook Co. ME, married Bridget Templeton; Jane   Eunice L. born 3/17-18/1819 St. Andrews NB; Thomas buried 4/1/1831; Mary Ann

 

Eunice L. CUMBERLAND born 3/18/1819 St. Andrews NB per 1850 Census of Calais,  died 10/11/1893 age 74 years 6 months 24 days of Cartinoveus of Uterus physician report death W. T. Black, M.D., Calais, buried Block 4, Lot 3, Grant Lane, Grave 3 (unmarked) per jamesdm49@aol.com 

Spouse: John C. GLIDDEN born circa 1809 Farnsworth NH of Calais Washington ME died 4/20/1889, Calais,  age 79 years 7 months; married 5/10/1834

Children: Charles S. born 1835 married Susan Burgess; John Clark Jr. born 3/17/1836 in Calais, of Princeton ME, died 4/26/1914 in Princeton malarial poisoning & chronic diauhrea [sic], married Susan A. Bridges circa 1859, in Civil War, prisoner at Andersonville, applied for pension Certificate 143.364, widow certificate 788.421 5/8/1914; Rachel S. born circa 5/27/1840 in Calais, of Princeton, died 7/24/1919 Princeton,  married William Robinston; Mary Abigail born circa 1843 in Calais died after 1894 married David Johnson; Eliza E. born circa 1845 in Calais, died 8/191916 Methuem MA, married James Dudley & William Scott; Lucinda/Lucy born circa 1847 in Calais died after 1894 married Richard Piper; Sarah E. born circa 1848 married Thomas Tuomy;  Melissa born circa 1851 in Calais died 1/6/1905 Worcester MA of pneumonia widow,  married William E. Ashworth; George Alfred born 6/11/1854 Calais died 4/1/1941Calais-Lafayette, married Ada Fox & Barbara Vatcher; Horace W. born 3/23/1860 Calais died 10/28/1930 married Harriet Scott; Lotta born circa 1861 in Calais died after 1894 married ? Peaseley [children per Jamesdm49@aol.com] [William E. born 6/4/1851 Calais  died 2/25/1946 Calais - Father listed as Joseph Glidden in Calais vital records mother Eunice Cumberland ?]


Per Eldon Cumberland, ecumberl@gov.nb.ca: John and Miriam Cumberland purchased property in St. Andrews around 1820. The next property sale listed (same date, same grantor) was to an Greenlaw who was a Loyalist (Penobscot Assn.) Ebenezer and Eunice Greenlaw had 5 children. Dau. Eunice m. Aaron Linton; Mary perhaps Miriam who married John Cumberland. Do not know connection, if any. 

St. Croix Courier January 24, 1907 DIED CUMBERLAND - At Gleason Road, Jan. 20th, Eliza J., wife of J.A. Cumberland, aged 50 years, 1 month. December 9, 1909 CUMBERLAND - At Gleason Road, Nov. 29, to Mr. and Mrs. Lindsay Cumberland, a daughter. May 11, 1911 CUMBERLAND - At St. Stephen, May 1, to Mr. and Mrs. Lindsay Cumberland, a daughter. November 5, 1914 Born: CUMBERLAND - At Little Ridge, Sept. 13, to Mr. and Mrs. Lindsay Cumberland, a daughter, Iva Mae.

IGI: Children of Ebenezer and Isabella (Preston) Cumberland married 3/22/1830 -- Ebenezer chr 7/21/1834 St. Andrews; Henrietta chr 3/22/1846 St. Andrews; Isabella chr 4/18/1836 St. Andrews; Isabella chr 9/16/1841 St. Andrews; Jean chr 7/31/1831 St. Andrews -- what is connection?

The NB Census of 1851, Charlotte Co. Vol 1, St. Andrews: Cumberland, p. 12; Ebenezer, 43, NB, husband, stevedore; Isabella, 38, Scot, wife, 1828; Ebenezer, 16, NB, son; Robert, 9, NB, son; Alexander, 7, NB, son; Heneritta, 5, NB, daughter; Josephina, 3, NB, daughter; Charles, 1, NB, son; Elijah Greenlaw, 80, US, lodger, fisherman, 1795.

Provincial Archives of NB 1867-1868 Directory: Cumberland, Eben; Carpenter; Navy Island, St. Andrews, Charlotte Co.
Provincial Archives of NB 1871 Directory: Cumberland, Aaron; Farmer; Scotch Ridge, St. James, Charlotte Co.

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