Dr. Galen Otis1

Male, #62848, (27 Apr 1763 - 26 Aug 1836)
Father*Dr. Isaac Otis Jr.1 (1 Sep 1719 - 9 Dec 1787)
Mother*Mehitable Bass1 (21 Apr 1728 - 15 Mar 1800)
Birth*27 Apr 1763 He was born on 27 Apr 1763 at Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts.1 
American Revolution*say 1780 He provided service in the American Revolutionary War say 1780.2 
Marriage*17 Nov 1785 He married Joanna Tilden at Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, on 17 Nov 1785 at age 22. Galen and Joanna had the following children, the first five or six born at Boston, the others at Woolwich:
i. Joanna Thwing Otis, b. 12 Nov 1788
ii. David Tilden Otis, b. 15 Aug 1790
iii. Mehitable Otis, b. 27 Jun 1792
iv. Isaac Otis, b. 4 Sep 1794
v. Mary Tilden Otis, b. 26 Jan 1797
vi. Martha Tilden Otis, b. 14 Jan 1799
vii. Christopher Tilden Otis, b. 24 Sep 1800
viii. Nathaniel Tilden Otis, b. 25 May 1802
ix. Sarah Blanchard Otis, b. 1 Apr 1804
x. David Tilden Otis, b. 16 Jun 1806
vi. Sara Blanchard Otis, b. 18 Mar 1809.1 
Death of Father9 Dec 1787 His father Dr. Isaac Otis Jr. died on 9 Dec 1787 at East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts.1,3 
Relocation*circa 1790 He relocated circa 1790 at Woolwich, Lincoln Co., Maine,3 
Death of Mother15 Mar 1800 His mother Mehitable Bass died on 15 Mar 1800 at East Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts.1,3 
Death*26 Aug 1836 He died at Woolwich, Lincoln Co., Maine, on 26 Aug 1836 at age 73.1 

Family

Joanna Tilden (2 Mar 1766 - )
Marriage*17 Nov 1785 He married Joanna Tilden at Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, on 17 Nov 1785 at age 22. Galen and Joanna had the following children, the first five or six born at Boston, the others at Woolwich:
i. Joanna Thwing Otis, b. 12 Nov 1788
ii. David Tilden Otis, b. 15 Aug 1790
iii. Mehitable Otis, b. 27 Jun 1792
iv. Isaac Otis, b. 4 Sep 1794
v. Mary Tilden Otis, b. 26 Jan 1797
vi. Martha Tilden Otis, b. 14 Jan 1799
vii. Christopher Tilden Otis, b. 24 Sep 1800
viii. Nathaniel Tilden Otis, b. 25 May 1802
ix. Sarah Blanchard Otis, b. 1 Apr 1804
x. David Tilden Otis, b. 16 Jun 1806
vi. Sara Blanchard Otis, b. 18 Mar 1809.1 
ChartsWLC / John and Priscilla Alden's Descendant Chart
WLC / Richard Oates Descendant Chart (incl. Otis and Ottis)
Last Edited30 Apr 2012

Citations

  1. David E. Joyce, compiler, e-mail address, Pane-Joyce Genealogy, 12 Dec 2011.
    http://cs.clarku.edu/~djoyce/gen/report/
  2. L. Vernon Briggs, History and Genealogy of the Briggs Family, 1254-1937, 1938, Three volumes.
  3. William A. Otis, A Genealogical and Historical Memoir of the Otis Family in America, Chicago, Illinois: , 1924, Repository: Warren Culpepper's Personal Library.