Person:Jesse Appleton (1)

m. Aft 17 Mar 1758
  1. Jesse Appleton1772 - 1819
  1. Frances Appleton1804 - 1839
  2. Jane Means Appleton1806 - 1863
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Name Jesse Appleton
Gender Male
Birth[2] 17 Nov 1772 New Ipswich, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
Death[2] 12 Nov 1819 Brunswick, Cumberland, Maine, United States
Reference Number? Q6186110?

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

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  1.   Jesse Appleton, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  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), p. 198.

    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.