436. Ebenezer8 Ramsdell (Nathaniel9, Nathaniel10, Isaac11, Isaac12, John13) was born in Lynn, Essex, MA 21 July 1763. Ebenezer died 3 October 1846 in Lubec, Washington, ME, at 83 years of age.

He married Mary Ramsdell 6 November 1785 in Lynn, Essex, MA. Mary was born 21 May 1762 in Lynn, Essex, MA. Mary was the daughter of Kimball Ramsdell and Mary Ramsdell. Mary died 21 February 1840 in Lubec, Washington, ME, at 77 years of age. He served in the American Revolution. Enlisted 1 May 1780, marched to Springfield and joined Capt Whites Company, Col. Putnams Massachusetts Regiment on 13 July, 1780 and served for 7 Months at Westpoint and New Jersey. His enlistment contract describes him as 5 foot, 1 inches, light complexion, age 18 years. He then joined the Navy, serving 4 Months, 15 days on the "Brutus", 5 Months on the "Buccanier" and 2 Months on the "Penguin". He removed to Eastport shortly after being married (Presumably on a land grant for military service) and was granted land in Lubec (Township No. 8) before 1808. He was granted a pension on 27 July 1833 and placed on the pension rolls 16 Dec. 1833 receiving $103.99 and $20.00 per annum following. They are both most likely buried off Maple Tree Road in Lubec, on the site of their original home.

Ebenezer Ramsdell and Mary Ramsdell had the following children:

child + 259 i. Timothy7 Ramsdell was born 11 January 1785.

child 437 ii. Polly Ramsdell was born in Eastport, Washington, ME 17 November 1787. Polly died 21 June 1841 in Lubec, Washington, ME, at 53 years of age. She married William Case 17 January 1806 in Lubec, Washington, ME. William was born about 1780. William died 28 June 1852 in Lubec, Washington, ME, at 71 years of age. Marriage license, 23 Nov 1805.

child 438 iii. Martha (Patty) Ramsdell was born in Eastport, Washington, ME 30 May 1789. Martha died 1846 at 57 years of age. She married Samuel Huckins 29 June 1809 in Lubec, Washington, ME. Samuel was born 1785 in ME. Samuel died 1841 at 56 years of age.

child 439 iv. Sally Ramsdell was born in Eastport, Washington, ME 16 March 1791. Sally died 1 May 1811 at 20 years of age.

child 440 v. Rebecca Ramsdell was born in Eastport, Washington, ME 1 June 1793. Rebecca died 1819 at 26 years of age. She married Ebenezer Rice 2 December 1813 in Lubec, Washington, ME. Ebenezer was born about 1793.

child 441 vi. Fanny Ramsdell was born in Eastport, Washington, ME 10 February 1796. Fanny died in Lubec, Washington, ME. She married William Clark III 19 February 1817 in Lubec, Washington, ME. William was born 1799 in Eastport, Washington, ME. William was the son of Joseph Clark Jr. and Elice. William died 16 May 1857 in Lubec, Washington, ME, at 57 years of age.

child 442 vii. Ebenezer Ramsdell was born in Eastport, Washington, ME 22 October 1799. Ebenezer died 3 October 1846 in Lubec, Washington, ME, at 46 years of age. He married Love Ramsdell 22 July 1819 in Lubec, Washington, ME. Love was born 5 November 1799 in Eastport, Washington, ME. Love was the daughter of Isaac Ramsdell and Sally. Love died 30 January 1858 in Trescott, Washington, ME, at 58 years of age.

child 443 viii. Elizabeth Ramsdell was born in Eastport, Washington, ME 15 June 1802.

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