Researching Downeast Maine and Maritime Canada Families Together
Andrew Jackson Berry was born 25 February 1834 at either Paris, Maine, or Wilton, Maine, the son of Levi Berry, Jr. and wife Mary Polly Hammond, who married at Paris, Maine in 1823.
His paternal grandparents were Levi and Lusannah (Bryant) Berry. His maternal grandparents were Joseph and Lydia (Parsons) Hammond.
On 30 October 1855 at Lincoln, Maine, Andrew Jackson Berry married Julia Elizabeth Estes, who was born 25 March 1836 at China, Maine, the daughter of John and Elizabeth (Kennedy) Estes.
Her paternal grandparents were Caleb Estes, Jr. and Charlotte (Day) Estes. Her maternal grandfather was William Kennedy, who was born in Ireland.
Andrew and Julia raised their family at Smyrna, Maine, where Andrew was a tax assessor and postmaster. See his leatherbound notebook with his tax assessor's report for the year 1887 here.
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