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John W Hodgkins born in Westbrook, Cumberland Maine

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John W Hodgkins born in Westbrook, Cumberland Maine

Posted: 23 Apr 2011 11:56PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Hodgkins
I am a total brick wall, my husband has a great great grandfahter that was named John W Hodgkins thru every census he was in, he lived his life in mostly Penobscot County Maine in a town named Grrenbush. My problem is I have NO idea who his parents were or siblings...please see below:


U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
about John Hodgkins
Name: John Hodgkins
Residence: Greenbush, Maine
Class: 2
Congressional District: 4th
Age on 1 July 1863: 39
Race: White
Place of Birth: Maine










1850 United States Federal Census
about John W Hodgkins
Name: John W Hodgkins
Age: 27
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1823
Birth Place: Maine
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Bangor, Penobscot, Maine
Household Members: Name Age
John W Hodgkins 27
Lucretia Hodgkins 21
Charles Hodgkins 2

Maine Census, 1800-90
about John W. Hodgkins
Name: John W. Hodgkins
State: ME
County: Penobscot County
Township: Greenbush
Record Type: Federal Population Schedule
Page: 108
Database: ME 1860 Federal Census Index




1870 United States Federal Census
about John W Hodgkins
Name: John W Hodgkins
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1824
Age in 1870: 46
Birthplace: Maine
Home in 1870: Greenbush, Penobscot, Maine
Race: White
Gender: Male
Value of real estate: View Image
Post Office: Greenbush
Household Members: Name Age
John W Hodgkins 46
Lucretia Hodgkins 39
Charles Hodgkins 22
John S Hodgkins 19
Silas Hodgkins 15
Mary A Hodgkins 13
Sarah Hodgkins 11
William Hodgkins 8
Lewis Hodgkins 4
Alfred McPheters 28


1880 United States Federal Census
about John W. Hodgkins
Name: John W. Hodgkins
Home in 1880: Greenbush, Penobscot, Maine
Age: 56
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1824
Birthplace: Maine
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Lucretia
Father's birthplace: Maine
Mother's birthplace: Maine
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
John W. Hodgkins 56
Lucretia Hodgkins 50
Silas M. Hodgkins 25
Sadie W. Hodgkins 21
William S. Hodgkins 18
Lewis W. Hodgkins 13
Edward S. Hodgkins 6



1910 United States Federal Census
about John W Hodgkins
Name: John W Hodgkins
Age in 1910: 86
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1824
Birthplace: Maine
Relation to Head of House: Father
Father's Birth Place: Maine
Mother's Birth Place: Maine
Home in 1910: Raynham, Bristol, Massachusetts
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Gender: Male
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Lellie W Hodgkins 44 I think this is his son LEWIS
Eva M Hodgkins 37
Earl W Hodgkins 14
Vinton F Hodgkins 13
Florence C Hodgkins 9
Mary E Hodgkins 5
Beulah A Hodgkins 9/12
John W Hodgkins 86 Father

I am going to see if I can find a death certificate for him in Raynham, Bristol, Massachusetts, but thought I would check here also....I hate to have to pay the $75.00 for his Civil War Pension file, if there even is one....thank you very much! Sandy
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