Person:Jesse Appleton (1)

m. Aft 17 Mar 1758
  1. Rev. Jesse Appleton, D.D.1772 - 1819
  1. Frances Elizabeth Appleton1804 - 1839
  2. Jane Means Appleton1806 - 1863
  3. Rev. William Appleton, Esq.Abt 1809 - 1830
Facts and Events
Name Rev. Jesse Appleton, D.D.
Gender Male
Birth[2] 17 Nov 1772 New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Marriage to Elizabeth Means
Death[2] 12 Nov 1819 Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine, United States
Reference Number? Q6186110?
  1.   Jesse Appleton, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.

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    Jesse Appleton (November 17, 1772November 12, 1819) was the second president of Bowdoin College and the father of First Lady Jane Pierce.

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  2. 2.0 2.1 Chandler, Charles H., and Sarah Fiske Lee. The history of New Ipswich, New Hampshire, 1735-1914: with genealogical records of the principal families. (Fitchburg, Massachusetts: Sentinel Printing Company, 1914)

    Jesse Appleton [#20], s/o Francis Appleton, b. 17 Nov 1772, d. Brunswick, ME, 12 Nov 1819, m. 25 Apr 1800 Elizabeth Means of Amherst, NH. Graduated Dartmouth 1792, ordained at Hampton, NH, at age 25. "After ten years" became president of Bowdoin College, which he held until his death. Daughter Jane Means Appleton married Franklin Pierce, 14th President.