The Cressy Family

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Curtis Rice6 Cressey (Samuel5, Joseph4, Joseph3, William2, Mighill1)
Born September 25, 1804, Henniker, New Hampshire. Married
(1) Susan B. Littlefield of Wells, Maine in Conway, New Hampshire, 1827. She died in Conway, 1848.
(2) Abbie R. Dennett of Eaton, New Hampshire. They moved to Brownfield, Maine.
In 1847 he took a trip to Georgia and in 1870 to California, visiting his sons there. He was a prosperous farmer, persevering and honest in all his dealings. A strong temperance man and he and his wives were members of the Free Baptist Church. He died in Brownfield, September 18, 1887, in his 83rd year. His widow married a Mr. Sargent.

Children born in Conway, New Hampshire:
879 I.

Calvin Joy7 Born April 6, 1830, married
(1) Lydia A. Cram,
(2) Georgia B. Heath.

880 II.

Elizabeth J. Wakefield7 Born November 27, 1832, married 1850 Ivory H. Wakefield, Eaton, New Hampshire. In 1870 they moved to Michigan.

Children of Elizabeth and Ivory:

Jacob M. Wakefield born 1853


Emma S. Wakefield born 1856.

881 III.

Emma B.7 Bborn August 15, 1835, married twice, died in California in 1888 in 53rd year.

882 IV.

Albert Lyman7 Born January 27, 1838, married Sylvia H. Swan.

883 V.

Matilda A.7 Born January 27, 1847, died young.

Children born in Brownfield, Maine:
884 VI.

Mary M. Cotton7 Born May 9, 1858, married in Brownfield, Maine, Granville S. Cotton, farmer.

Children of Mary and Granville Cotton:

Charles G. Cotton, born 1882


Eva M. Cotton, born 1884


Leslie Chester Cotton


Chester Lester Cotton


Infant daughter (died at birth) (triplets, born May 15, 1889).

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