Descendants of Moses Everleth
Betsey Preble, Daughter of John of
Machias; b. at New Gloucester June 3, 1801; m. June 5, 1831, Moses Eveleth
(who was born at New Gloucester 1790 and died there Sept. 13, 1849); she died,
Brockton, Mass., Aug. 11, 1886, buried in the Preble family lot at New
Gloucester, Me.; had three children.
Descendants of Moses Eveleth
Charles Preble Eveleth; b. Feb. 8, 1834; d. Apr. 28, 1835.
Helen Eveleth; b. in New Gloucester, Mar. 20, 1837; m.
Augustus T. Jones, of North Bridgewater (now Brockton), Dec. 2, 1860; d. in
Brockton, May 9, 1875; had two children:
Bertha Eveleth Jones; b. Sept. 7, 1866; m. June 13,
1894, at Brockton, Edward Dwight Blodgett of Cortland, N. Y., newspaper
editor who died at Cortland, July 3, 1926; has two children:
Dickinson Blodgett b. at Cortland, Aug. 18, 1896.
Blodgett, b. at Cortland, July 24, 1903. Residence in 1929, 10 Reynolds
avenue, Cortland, N. Y. Eleanor received her B.A. degree from Wellesley
College in 1919 and her master's degree in 1928 from New York University,
where she is now instructor in English. The son Edward is connected with the
Glen Falls (N. Y.) Post Star.
Elizabeth Lee Jones; b. Sept. 25, 1868; m. June 9, 1897,
John Howard Field, of Brockton; has three children:
Helen Eveleth Field b. at Brockton March 19, 1900; m. Howard
Ladd Taylor, June 18, 1924; and lives in Brockton, has:
John Howard Field, Jr.; b. at Brockton, May
17, 1903, m. Clara Nye Smith, Oct. 6, 1928, and lives in Springfield, Mass.
Elizabeth Field, b. at Brockton, Nov. 12, 1907; m. Duryea Elwell
Elmendorf, May 31, 1927, and lives in Cleveland, Ohio. Parents' address, 77
Broadway, Bangor, Me.
Moses Edwin Eveleth; b. July, 1845; d. in New Gloucester, Apr.
22, 1862, from disease contracted in the Civil War, at the age of 16 years, 10