Sybil CORLISS

Female 1819 - 1898  (79 years)


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  • Name Sybil CORLISS 
    Born 5 Nov 1819  Freeport, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 7 Dec 1898  Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of Sybil C. Merrill cites age 79 years 2 months 2 days, died Falmouth 7 December 1898, widowed, occupation Housewife, born Freeport, daughter of Jesse Corliss, occupation Farmer & Ship Calker, and Sybil Corlis, both born Freeport. Cause of death is senility. Burial Auburn, Maine. [2]
    Buried Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I134983  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2018 

    Father Jesse CORLISS, Jr.,   b. 12 Feb 1798, Freeport, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1821  (Age 23 years) 
    Mother Sybil CURTIS,   b. Abt 1795, Freeport, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1860  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Family ID F44367  Group Sheet

    Family John Tappen MERRILL,   b. 11 Sep 1814, New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1880  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Aft 25 Nov 1838  New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • The marriage record of John T. Merrill and Sybil Corliss cites the groom's residence New Gloucester, the bride's Brunswick, and date of intention; reported from New Gloucester, Maine. [3]
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine, enumerated 19 August 1850:

      - Merrill, John T., age 35, occupation Wheelwright, property value $300, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Sybil, age 30, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Jacob, age 3, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Betsy, age 74, born Maine.

    • 1860 census of New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine, enumerated 7 June 1860:

      - Merrill, John T., age 45, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,000, personal property $350, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Sybil, age 40, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Jacob, age 13, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Betsy, age 48, personal property value $300, born Maine.

    • 1870 census of New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine, enumerated 22 July 1870:

      - Merrill, John T., age 55, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,500, personal property $800, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Sybil, age 50, occupation Keeping House, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Jacob, age 22, occupation Shoemaker, personal property value $200, born Maine.
      - Merrill, Carrie, age 19, born Maine.

    • 1880 census of Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine, enumerated 16 June 1880:

      - Merrill, John, age 65, occupation Works in S. Shop, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Merrill, Sybil, age 60, wife, occupation Keeping House, born Maine, both parents born Maine.
      - Merrill, Betsey, age 40? 70? , boarder, single, born Maine, both parents born Maine.

    Children 
    +1. Jacob MERRILL,   b. Mar 1848, New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921  (Age ~ 72 years)
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F44368  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1819 - Freeport, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Aft 25 Nov 1838 - New Gloucester, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Dec 1898 - Falmouth, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/, Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900.

    2. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Death Records, 1761-1922.

    3. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1922.

    4. [S70] Ancestry.com, Maine, Marriage Index, 1670-1921.