i can not locate my G G G Grandfather Oliver Roberts. died in 1843 in Lisbon, Maine.

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In search of my GGGGrandfather Oliver Roberts died in Lisbon Maine in 1843. He married Sophia in September 7,1823 in Lincoln County Maine or it could be Durham,Maine. They had 6 children and i cant locate any of them. Thomas 12/8/1823,Anna 12/9/1826 died 1828, Oliver jr. 10/14/1828 ,George 4/2/1834 (my GG grandfather) Sarah Elizabeth 5/7/1836 died 1/10/1915 ,Alfred Elmo 7/1/1838! Any help would be GREATLY appreciated! Thanks
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in Genealogy Help by Sandra Roberts G2G Crew (700 points)

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When you say you can not locate them, do you mean where they are buried?

While these may not be helpful, maybe you have not seen them?

You may need to search the page for Oliver and follow up with the Author for source info.

I just did a google search on Oliver Roberts Sophia Maine.




by Michael Stills G2G6 Pilot (395k points)
Thank you!
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Oliver Roberts   Death:  Jul. 8, 1845 Age 46Y 9M  (= b. abt 1798-9)


From childrens records it looks like Sophia’s maiden name was Gerrish:


U S Census, 1860 Durham, Androscoggin, ME

Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDC4-Z4C), Sophia Roberts, Durham, Androscoggin, Maine, United States; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," Fold3.com; citing p. 17, household ID 143, NARA microfilm publication M653, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.; FHL microfilm 803,432.

Sophia Roberts   F 57 Maine

George E Roberts   M 26 Maine

Alfred Roberts   M 22 Maine

Sarah E Roberts   F 24 Maine

by Chris Hoyt G2G6 Pilot (730k points)
Thank you for all your information! It was very helpful,but now i have hit a brick wall! I cannot find Olivers parents or his D.O.B if you could find anything it would be appreciated or if you could direct me in the right direction to find the info!That would be great! Thank you in advance!

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