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Robert McGlathery

Birthabt 1703
 
Emigratebef 17522
Death14 FEB 1762
 
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14 FEB 1762: Find A Grave, marker
1768: The Maine Historical Magazine 1895 Bio.



'ROBERT MCGLATHERY OF BRISTOL, ME.' Came from Belfast, Ireland, prior to 1752. Hew was a petitioner for a new country in 1752. He married Polly Dobbin (?). He died in 1768. Don Alexander was executor of his will Jan. 10, 1769; son William was appointed guardian of Sarah and Margaret, minor daughters. His descendants in female lines are numerous and respectable; none more so.

[A brief listing of descendants and lengthy bio of son, William McGlathery follow...]

Children: i. JANE, m. Joseph Eaton of Bristol, Feb. 28, 1769. [Their] Children: 1 William Eaton; 2. Joseph Eaton. 3. Abigail Eaton;  ii.  WILLIAM, of Bristol, Camden and Frankfort; iii. ALEXANDER. Died at Pemaquid.; iv. JOHN; m. - Little and lived at Newcastle [John may have been... Read More

Polly Dobbin

Birth1700
 
'ROBERT MCGLATHERY OF BRISTOL, ME.' Came from Belfast, Ireland, prior to 1752. Hew was a petitioner for a new country in 1752. He married Polly Dobbin (?). He died in 1768. Don Alexander was executor of his will Jan. 10, 1769; son William was appointed guardian of Sarah and Margaret, minor daughters. His descendants in female lines are numerous and respectable; none more so." Brief listing of descendants and lengthy bio of son, William McGlathery follow. -- The Maine Historical Magazine, Volume 9, 1895, p. 145.

'ROBERT MCGLATHERY OF BRISTOL, ME.' Came from Belfast, Ireland, prior to 1752. Hew was a petitioner for a new country in 1752. He married Polly Dobbin (?). He died in 1768. Don Alexander was executor of his will Jan. 10, 1769; son William was appointed guardian of Sarah and Margaret, minor daughters. His descendants in female lines are numerous and respectable; none more so.

[A brief listing of descendants and lengthy bio of son, William McGlathery follow...]

Children: i. JANE, m. Joseph Eaton of Bristol, Feb. 28, 1769. [Their] Children: 1 William Eaton; 2. Joseph Eaton. 3. Abigail Eaton;  ii.  WILLIAM, of Bristol, Camden and Frankfort; iii. ALEXANDER. Died at Pemaquid.; iv. JOHN; m. - Little and lived at Newcastle [John may have been... Read More

ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
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Alexander 

173918 MAR 1792  Ireland, Antrim Co, Belfast Mary Maxwell 
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Jane 

abt 174613 AUG 1834  Ireland, Antrim Co, Belfast Joseph Eaton 
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William 

abt 17491834  Ireland, Antrim Co, Belfast Elizabeth Stinson 
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Elizabeth "Betsey" 

17513 APR 1836  ME, Lincoln Co, Bristol James Little 
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Sarah "Sally" 

12 AUG 17592 FEB 1842  ME, Lincoln Co Nathaniel Palmer 
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Margaret "Polly" 

17625 SEP 1807  ME,of Samuel Jacobs 
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  • Newspaper, 03 APR 1907: (9203.) 1. McGlathery, Dobbin. An Ancestors and Information desired of Robert McGlathery and his wife. Polly Dobbin, of New Harbor. Bristol. Me. He was petitioner for a new county in 1732. died 1764 Son Alexander [Alexander McGlathery] executor of will 1749. Issue: Jane [Jane McGlathery], married Eaton In 1749; William [William McGlathery]. married Stlnson [Elizabeth Stinson]: Alexander, married (?). died at Pemaquid. Me.; John [John McGlathery], (married Little): Peggy [Margaret McGlathery]. married -- Jacobs; Sally [Sarah McGlathery]. born Aug. 12. 1759, in Bristol. Me., died February. 1842. married. May 15, 1788. Nathaniel Palmer of Bristol. Me., son of Nathaniel and Rachel Lincoln Palmer: Priscilla, daughter of Sally McGlathery and Nathaniel Palmer, married Thomas Thurston Pickard In Bremen. Me.; Priscilla, born 1796 married 1820, died 1824.

    2. Palmer. Lincoln. Ancestors and any Information wanted of Nathaniel (l) Palmer and wife. Rachel Lincoln. "Two brothers. Nathaniel and Benjamin Palmer, went from Srltuate or Hanover or near South Shore, Scituate. Mass., to what was then Bristol, now Bremen. Me. Nathaniel at one time lived In Camden, then in Bristol. Me. Benjamin married in Massachusetts. Amy. daughter of Thomson, Presbyterian minister. Had one child. Esther, married in Hanover. Mass, to Dr. Foster: no issue. Nathaniel (1) married Rachel Lincoln. Children: Issue Barzilla. born 1734; Nathaniel. born Sept. 21. 1738; Mercy, born 1749; Anna, born 1762: Rachel, born 1761: Priscilla, born 1764: Joshua, born 1768; Joseph, born 1769; Benjamin, twin, born 1769; Josiah. 1772. [--] E. P. R. A."
    --"Boston Evening Transcript," 03 APR 1907, p. 22.
Sources
  1. Findagrave Robert McGlethery
  2. Book: Maine Historical Magazine; Vol. 9; Google.com; originally published, Bangor, ME: Charles H. Glass & Co., Printers, 1895, Vol. 9, Maine Historical Magazine, 1944., Page 145;
  1. Book: Maine Historical Magazine; Vol. 9; Google.com; originally published, Bangor, ME: Charles H. Glass & Co., Printers, 1895, Vol. 9, Maine Historical Magazine, 1944.;
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