Surname: Mott

Ancestors of Charles W. Milliken of Barnstable, MA

CHARLES WARREN MILLIKEN, M. D., of Barnstable, Barnstable Co., Mass., engaged as a general practitioner of medicine, has high professional and social connections which have brought him a wide acquaintance. The Millikens, though not one of the oldest Colonial families, have become allied with the posterity of the most distinguished early settlers, and the Doctor traces his line back to many whose names are suggestive of the interesting and important events of the ancient history of this region. There follows in chronological order from the first known American ancestor the genealogical and family history of his branch of the Milliken family.

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Chase Family of Fall River MA

CHASE (Fall River family). The Chase family here considered is strictly speaking a Massachusetts-Rhode Island one, springing as it does from the early Roxbury Yarmouth family, a later generation of which located in Portsmouth, R. I. In the third generation from the immigrant ancestor through Joseph Chase, who located in Swansea, Mass., and Benjamin, who settled in Portsmouth, R. I., have descended the Chases who have come from those respective localities. And both branches have shared largely in the commercial and industrial life of this section of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. From the Portsmouth branch came the late Borden...

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Progressive Men of Western Colorado

This manuscript in it’s basic form is a volume of 948 biographies of prominent men and women, all leading citizens of Western Colorado. Western Colorado in this case covers the counties of: Archuleta, Chaffee, Delta, Eagle, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Lake, Mesa, Mineral, Moffat, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, San Juan, and San Miguel.

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Richard Dexter Genealogy, 1642-1904

Being a history of the descendants of Richard Dexter of Malden, Massachusetts, from the notes of John Haven Dexter and original researches. Richard Dexter, who was admitted an inhabitant of Boston (New England), Feb. 28, 1642, came from within ten miles of the town of Slane, Co. Meath, Ireland, and belonged to a branch of that family of Dexter who were descendants of Richard de Excester, the Lord Justice of Ireland. He, with his wife Bridget, and three or more children, fled to England from the great Irish Massacre of the Protestants which commenced Oct. 27, 1641. When Richard Dexter and family left England and by what vessel, we are unable to state, but he could not have remained there long, as we know he was living at Boston prior to Feb. 28, 1642.

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Harriet Larissa Todd Mott

MOTT, Harriet Larissa Todd8, (Bethel7, Jehiel6, Stephen5, Stephen4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Feb. 13, 1843, died 1893, married Sept. 25, 1873, George Sanders Mott, who was born Jan. 8, 1841. Children: I. Mina Louisa, b. Aug. 4, 1874, m.(???)Kartz, had issue: (1) Chester Mott, b. July 11, 1899; (2) Carol, b. Jan. 12, 1910. They lived at 729 Stowell Ave., Milwaukee,...

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Biography of Philander A. Mott

Philander Mott, the first member of this family of whom we have definite information, lived in Chatham, Columbia county, New York. The family is believed to have been of French refugee origin, and the name has been common from early times in county Essex, England, on Long Island and in Westchester and other counties of New York. In 1851 Philander Mott, with his wife and children, moved from Chatham to Phelps, Ontario county, New York. He married Mary Ann Baker. Children: Antoinette L., married Orren Gifford; children: Mary, George Mott and Helen; Mrs. Gifford died at the early age of thirty. Philander A., referred to elsewhere. Philander A., son of Philander and Mary Ann (Baker) Mott, was born in Chatham, Columbia county, New York, March 14, 1829, and died in Phelps, Ontario county, New York, March 6, 190g. His early life was spent at the home of his ancestors on the banks of the Hudson, and as a young man he accompanied his father to Ontario county and settled in the town of Phelps. By his keen insight and remarkable business ability, coupled as it was with an ever broadening knowledge of affairs and a judgment that seldom erred. Mr. Mott added steadily to his estate and amassed a large and varied property, which with the large business connections he formed in the course of his career made him...

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Sanders, Alyce Leigh Mott, Mrs. – Obituary

Alyce Leigh Sanders, 81, died May 26, 2009. Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the Baker City Christian Church, 675 Highway 7. Pastor Roger Scovil will officiate. Interment will be at Mount Hope Cemetery. Friends are invited to join the family afterward for a reception at the home of Jim and Sharon Sanders. Leigh was born on July 11, 1927, at Atlanta, to Samuel Eugene and Margaret Helen Hardin Mott. At an early age Leigh and her mother moved to San Francisco. One of her favorite childhood memories was making long train trips between San Francisco and Georgia to visit relatives while carrying her pet goldfish. As a teenager, she acquired her love and knowledge of the opera, spending many Saturdays in the wings. One of her favorite performers was Ezio Pinza. She moved to Los Angeles as a young adult where she worked first at an insurance company, then later became an office manager for a film distribution company. She enjoyed the LA lifestyle of the film industry, attending many events with famous actors and actresses. Leigh met James “Sandy” Sanders Sr. while he was living in Los Angeles. They were introduced by friends when bowling and they married in 1988. They later returned to Sandy’s home in Baker City where they enjoyed fishing, camping and RV-ing As a child her favorite gifts were books...

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