Mount Desert Island Historical Society
Documentation for Benjamin S. Dolliver and Mercy Staples


Marriage Data

Marriage intentions published and certificate issued (Tremont town records: book 1, page 40):





Census Data

  1850 1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910
Benjamin S. Dolliver 29 39 49 59 ? 79
[see note below]
dead
Mercy (Staples) Dolliver 26 37 46 56 ? 76
[see note below]
dead
    Mary E. Dolliver 7 17 [living? in separate household]
    Albert Dolliver 5 15 [living? in separate household]
    Lydia M. Dolliver 1 10 [living? in separate household]
    Lucy S. Dolliver 9 19 [living? in separate household]
    Emily W. Dolliver 7 17 [living? in separate household]
    Sophia T. Dolliver 6 16 [living? in separate household]
    Franklin S. Dolliver 5 15 25 ? ? ?
    Margaret D. Dolliver 3 13 23 ? ? ?
    Henrietta G. Dolliver 2 12 [living? in separate household]
    Benjamin T. Dolliver 1 m. 10 20 ? ? ?
    Stillman S. Dolliver 8 18 ? ? ?
    Alice J. Dolliver 6 16 ? ? ?
    Amos D. Dolliver 4 14 ? 33
[see note below]
    Eldora F. Dolliver 2 12 ? ? ?

1850 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 249, family 252:



1860 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 533, family 519:



1870 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 134, family 144:



1880 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 248, family 271:



1900 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 38, family 38. In 1900, Benjamin S. and Mercy (Staples) Dolliver were living in the household of son Amos D. Dolliver and his family.