Source: The Maine Genealogist and Biographer, vol. 1. (Augusta, Me.: Maine Genealogical and Biographical Society, 1875).
[p. 24]BERWICK TAX-PAYERS-1772.
The following are the names of the persons taxed in Berwick in 1772, in bills committed to Abraham Morrell, Collector, by Humphrey Chadbourne, Thomas Hobbs, Jr., Moses Ricker and James Warren, Jr., the selectmen of Berwick for that year. Berwick then included North and South Berwick. Contrary to the usual practice the Christian names are arranged in alphabetical order. In copying we have followed the orthography of the original list.
Adam Goodwin, Aaron Chick, Aaron Chick, Jr., Alex. Grant, Andrew Aston, Abra'm Pugsley, Abra'm Morrel, Abra'm Furbish, Alden Warren, Abel Getchel, Dan'l Getchel, Alexan'r Thomson, Andrew Neal, Benja. Hodsdon, Bial Hambelton, Benja. Waymoth, Benja. Page, Benja. Stacy, estate, Benja. Heard, Benja. Heard, Jr., Caleb Buffum, Bach'n Hussey, Danl. Libby, Jr., Dan'l Libby, 3d, Dan'l Grant, Dan'l Estes, David Boyd, David Gowen, David Morrel, Dan'l Smith, Dan'l Junkens, Dan'l Junkens, Jr., David Morrey, Dan'l Thurston, Dan'l Hussey, Enoch Page, Eliphalet Kendal, Ebenezer Gubtail, Wid. Sarrah Joye, Ebenezer Dennett, Ebenezer Tuttle, Ebenezer Tuttle, Jr., Elijah Hays, Ebenezer Hussey, Elijah Jenkens, Edmon Waymoth, Ebenez. Walker, Elisha Andros, Elisha Andros, Jr., Gideon Warren, Gabrel Hambelton, Georg Shorrey, Abigal Hobbs, Hum: Chadbourne, Hum: Chadbourne, Jr., Hugh Ross, Henery Estes, Alexander Snow, Jonathan Keen, John Andros, John Woodsum, John Scales, John Scales, Jr., Joshua Andros, Joshua Andros, Jr., Isan (?) Brackett, John Murray, John Murray, Jr., Joseph Chadbourne, Joseph Chadbourne, Jr., John Knight, Joshua Hambelton, James Heard, Joseph Heard, Joseph Ricker, Joseph Ricker, Jr., John Pugsley, Jacob Shorrey, John T. Boultwood, Johnson Neal, Isaac Rogers, Jedediah Morrill, Joseph Jellison, Joseph Jellison, Jr., Jonah Hambelton, James Abbott, Ichabod Stacy, Joseph Welch, Jeremiah Goodwin, James Frost, Jeremiah Hambelton, Joseph Hardison, John Walker, Ichabod Hays, James fogg, John Stone, John Brawn, John ford, Jr., Wid. Ineth Stone, Jacob Shirley, Joshua Buffum, Joshua Buffum, Jr., James Grant, Jr., Samuel Grant, James Grant, 3d, John Welch, James
[p. 25]Joye, Jonathan Welch, Joseph Pray, Jr., John Brook, John Dennet, James Hodsdon, Joseph Abbott, John Hambelton, John Thursten, Isaac Morrell, Joseph Holmnes, John Brackett, John Brackett, Jr., John Butler, Dan'l Pray, John Low, John Grant, James Brackett, John Morrel, Jr., Joseph Pray, Joseph Gutridge, John Gowen, Jonathan Ross, Joshua Hanson, Jonathan Stone, John Buffum, Josiah Morrel, John Morrel, Jedediah Jellison, John Bagley, James Neal, Josiah Staples, Joshua Bracket, Jeremiah Libbey, John Billings, Joseph Chick, John Cole, Jonathan frye, Joshua Bachelder, James Clements, James Bracket, Jr., John Rendal, Landros Grant, Moses Purenton, Wid. Mary Shorrey, Moses Waymoth, Miles Shorrey, Moses Pray, Moses Mason, Moses Lord, Moses frost, Mark frost, Nathan'l Libby, Nathan'l Gubtail, Nathan'l Gubtail, Jr., Noah Thomson, Noah Ricker, Nathan Hodsdon, Nemiah Gray, Paul Stone, Paul Stone, Jr., Philip Yeton, Peter Morrel, Patrick Manning, Patrick Gowen, Phillip Hubbard, John frost, Peter Shorrey, Peter Staples, Pesely Morrel, Paul Chadbourne, Richard Plummer, Richard Gowen, Richard Thunley, Robert ford, Richard Ricker, Richard Clements, Richard Wicher, Rubart Allen, Sam'l Stilings, Silas Newall, Simeon Hambelton, Stephen Libbey, Samuel Gubtail, Wid. Samuel Bracket, Samuel Bracket, Jr., Nathaniel Bracket, Samuel Shorrey, Solomon Hambelton, Samuel Gould, Samuel Gould, Jr., Stephen Purenton, Sam'l Hunscum, Sam'l Joye, Stephen Ruberson, Wid. Elizabeth Hussey, Sam'l Hupper, Sam'l Waymoth, Stephen frost, Hum: Spencer, Timothy Staples, Thomas Pike, Thomas Hobbs, Jr., Thomas Hammet, Thomas Gubtail, Thomas Shorrey, Thomas Handerson, Thomas Morrel, Timothy Waymoth, Thomas Heard, Thomas frost, James Boyd, Thomas Chick, Tobias Cole, Tobias Waymouth, Thomas Chase, Thomas Grant, William frost, William Abbott, William Holmes, Wm. Chadbourne, William Hanson, William Thomson, William Stone, William Stephenson, William Stephenson, Jr., Zebulon Libby, Zach. Emery, Tristum Ricker, Thomas Hobbs, Jr., guardian for Wm. Chadbourne's children, Thomas Jellison, Benj. Webber, Elisha Lord, Daniel Gubtail, Levi Ricker, Stephen Abbott, Solomon Allen, Thomas Abbott, Samuel Dennet, 3d, Benj. Shorrey, Simeon Chadbourne, Sam'l Ricker, Simeon Hussey, Ammi Lord, Nicholas Lord, Jr., Ephraim Goodwin, Thomas Goodwin, Gideon Stone, Zekel Twombly, Joseph Waymouth, Benjamin Hearl, Benjamin Hearl, Jr., John Hearl, Dotifer Ricker, Gideon Walker, Osmon
[p. 26]Trask, (estate), James M. Randal, Wid. Katrine Allen, Elijah Allen, (estate), Benj. Addams, Samuel Parker.
Capt. James Littlefield, Abram Littlefield, Isaac Littlefield, Joseph Stephen, Joshua Getchell, John Maxell, Elisha Purkens, Newmen Purkens, Josiah Purkens, Joshua Grant, Benj. Waymoth, Jr., Reuben Hufsey, (Hussey), Eld. Samuel Bracket, guardian for Chadbourne estate, Jeremiah Witham, Eleazer Wire, John Wire.