Fitz-Nichols-Giddings Family Record

Posted Sept. 18, 2011, at 12:53 p.m.
FITZ-NICHOLS-GIDDINGS Family Record of Corinth and DanvilleFamily record indicates that the Fitz family was in Gloucester, Mass., in 1790; in Pejepscot — later, Danville, now part of Auburn, by 1799; and in Corinth by 1825. Information in parentheses added by Roxanne Moore Saucier, Family Ties, Bangor Daily News.

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FITZ, Moses, married Feb. 28, 1790, at Gloucester; died Oct. 22, 1823. (Born March 2, 1766, Ipswich, Mass.; died Oct. 21, 1823, Pejepscot Claim, from Old Record of a Death, Maine)

GIDDINGS, Rebecca. (Surname very faint. Birth date and place too faded to read. Born April 25, 1768, Gloucester; Rebecca Giddings Fitz died Jan. 23, 1849, Pejepscot Claim, Old Record of a Death, Maine)

Issue:

FITZ, Sally, born Aug. 5, 1791, Gloucester; married Loring Hackett, Dec. 12, 1818.

FITZ, Hannah Somes, born March 31, 1793, Gloucester.

FITZ, George Giddings, born Dec. 9, 1795, Gloucester, Mass.; married Hannah Nichols, Nov. 3, 1822, Bangor.

FITZ, Rebecca, born June 17, 1797, Gloucester, Mass.; married Davis Hackett, Nov. 4, 1827, at Danville. (Maine Marriages 1771-1907, LDS website, gives marriage date as 1825)

FITZ, Elizabeth, born June 23, 1799, Pejepscot, now Danville.

FITZ, Bethia, born March 11, 1801, Pejepscot, now Danville; married Desotren (?) Bearce, Feb. 27, 1833, at New Gloucester. (Maine; groom is Dexter Bearce on websites)

FITZ, Moses, born May 10, 1803, Pejepscot; married Mary Emerson, March 1833, Poland. (Maine)

FITZ, Arria Toppan, born Aug. 7, 1805, Pejepscot, now Danville.

FITZ, Richard Toppan, born April 19, 1807, Danville; married Sarah Cushman, Nov. 30, 1831. (Word after Cushman not readable, maybe surname or place.)

FITZ, Mary, born Jan. 4, 1810, Danville.

FITZ, Andrew Giddings, born Dec. 10, 1812, Danville.

FITZ, Simeon Parsons, born Jan. 14, 1816, Danville.

Next generation:

FITZ, George Giddings, Born Dec. 9, 1795, Gloucester, Mass.; married Nov. 3, 1822, Bangor, Maine; died Feb. 22, 1874, at Corinth.

NICHOLS, Hannah Hadlock, born Oct. 6, 1801, Hillsborough, N.H.; died Aug. 27, 1869, at Corinth.

Issue:

FITZ, Hannah, born March 24, 1823, Bangor; married June 20, 1844, Corinth. (Groom not listed. Maine Marriages 1771-1907 on LDS website lists groom as Isaac Cushman.)

FITZ, Rebecca Elizabeth, born July 7, 1825, Corinth; married June 18, 1821 (?), Corinth. (Marriage date of 1821 is before birth date; groom not listed. Maine Marriages on LDS website lists Rebecca E. marrying Levi J. Hadlock, June 16, 1851, Corinth.)

FITZ, Ann Hadlock, born April 14, 1828, Corinth; died Nov. 11, 1833, at Corinth.

FITZ, Victoria Matilda, born Oct. 2, 1830, Corinth; married Feb. 27, 1850, Corinth. (Maine Marriages 1771-1907, LDS website, lists Victoria marrying Atwell Savage on that date.)

FITZ, Ann Hadlock, born Sept. 2, 1834, Corinth; married April 2. (No year. Maine Marriages 1771-1907, LDS website, lists Ann as marrying Horace Lord on April 2, 1886.)

FITZ, George Giddings, born Aug. 15, 1837, Corinth; married Sept. 14, 1861, Corinth. (Maine Marriages 1771-1907 on LDS website lists bride as Hellen E. Robey.)

FITZ, Thomas Nichols, born Nov. 11, 1840, Corinth; died Aug. 4, 1842, at Corinth.

For additional information on the Fitz family, check “Royal River Valley Families” by David C. Young, USGen website at http://files.usgwarchives.org/me/cumberland/nyarmouth/settlers/filef.txt

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