The following information was transcribed from Vital Records

Of Lebanon, Maine to the Year 1892 Volume 1 - Births

 

COLE

Annie, w. Roscoe D. Bumford, Sept. 16, 1886, P.R.187.

Ebenezer. s. Ebenezer and Molly, bp. Sept. 25, 1774, C.C.R.

Esther, d. Ebenezer and Molly, bp. Aug. 20, 1773, C.C.R.

Molly, d. Ebenezer and Molly, bp. Aug. 20, 1773, C.C.R.

[Molly], [ _____], w. Ebenezer, chhd., Nov. 8, 1772, H.D.

[Molly], [ _____], w. Ebenezer, chhd., Aug. 28, 1774, H.D.

Molly, [ _____], [w. Ebenezer], chhd., Aug. 24, 1777, H.D.

Nabby, d. Ebenezer and Molly, bp. Aug. 20, 1773. C.C.R.

Ruthy, d. Ebenezer and Molly, bp. Dec. 21, 1777. C.C.R.

Sarah Wentworth, d. Ebenezer and Molly, bp. Aug. 20, 1773, C.C.R.

 

ABBREVIATIONS:

w. -week; wife.

P.R.187. -private record in possession of Mrs. Carrie B. Bumford, North Lebanon.

s. -son.

bp.- baptized

C.C.R. -Congregational Church records (destroyed by fire in the home of Dea. Albert H. Stackpole, July 31, 1920.

d. -daughter; day; died.

chhd. -churched, prayers offered for the safe deliverance of the mother in child-bearing immediately following a birth

H.D. -Diaries kept by Rev. Isaac Hasey, first settled minister of Lebanon covering the years, 1764 to 1809, inclusive. If there were diaries for the years 1765, 1794 to 1800 and 1810 to 181Z, they have long been missing.