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Moses H Sawyer (1789 - 1878)

Moses H Sawyer
Born in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine, United Statesmap
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 89 in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine, United Statesmap
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Moses H Sawyer[1]

BIRTH 12 Apr 1789 Lisbon, Androscoggin County, Maine, USA

MARRIAGE to Elizabeth Tibbitts Sawyer (1794–1875)


  • Phebe T Sawyer Higgins 1816–1864
  • George W. Sawyer 1819–1910
  • James A. Sawyer 1823–1842
  • Curtis G Sawyer 1827–1896
  • Paschal Merrill Sawyer 1834–1890

DEATH 12 Jul 1878 (aged 89) Lisbon, Androscoggin County, Maine, USA BURIAL West Bowdoin Cemetery West Bowdoin, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA

Moses was born Apr 12 1789 in Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine. [2]. His gravestone states Lisbon, Maine.

He married Elizabeth Tibbits / Tibbetts [3]

Moses and Elizabeth had children, including the following:

  1. Curtis G, b abt 1828, d Oct 8 1895 in Bowdoinham, Maine [3], m Susan A
  2. Samuel, b abt 1830
  3. Paschol, b abt 1834
  4. Sarah E, b abt 1842

1850 living in Lisbon, Lincoln, Maine [4]

Moses Sawyer Male 61 Maine
Elisebeth Sawyer Female 56 Maine
Curtis Sawyer Male 22 Maine
Samuel ? Sawyer Male 20 Maine
Paschol Sawyer Male 16 Maine
Sarah E Sawyer Female 8 Maine

1860 living in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine [5]

Moses Sawyer Male 71 Maine
Elizabeth Sawyer Female 66 Maine
Curtis G Sawyer Male 33 Maine
Hannah Sawyer Female 29 Maine
Sarah E Sawyer Female 18 Maine

1870 living in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine [6]

Curtis G Sawyer Male 41 Maine
Susan A Sawyer Female 38 Maine
Frank C Sawyer Male 14 Maine
Moses Sawyer Male 81 Maine
Elizabeth Sawyer Female 76 Maine

Moses died Jul 12 1878 in Lisbon, Androscoggin, Maine. [7]

He is buried in West Bowdoin Cemetery, West Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine [8]


  1. Find A Grave
  2. "Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900", database, FamilySearch ( : 14 January 2020), Moses H. Sawyer, 1789.
  3. 3.0 3.1 son Curtis "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 24 September 2017), Moses Sawyer in entry for Curtis G Sawyer, 08 Oct 1896; citing Bowdoinham, , Maine, United States, multiple sources, Maine; FHL microfilm. Parents are listed
  4. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 27 February 2020), Moses Sawyer, Lisbon, Lincoln, Maine, United States; citing family 804, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 7 March 2020), Moses Sawyer, 1860.
  6. "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 5 March 2020), Moses Sawyer in entry for Curtis G Sawyer, 1870.
  7. "Maine, J. Gary Nichols Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1999," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 16 March 2018), Moses H Sawyer, ; citing Bowdoin, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, Cemetery West Bowdoin, Maine State Library, Augusta; FHL microfilm 2,184,703.
  8. Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 13 March 2020), memorial page for Moses Sawyer (12 Apr 1789–12 Jul 1878), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55261441, citing West Bowdoin Cemetery, West Bowdoin, Sagadahoc County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Ellen Mariano (contributor 47221130) . Gravestone picture with birth dates and locations

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