JOHN L. PENDLETON and MELISSA MICHAELS PENDLETON
This line stems from the area of Islesboro, Waldo County, Maine.
The earliest ancestor listing here is JOHN L.
PENDLETON, who was born 23 January 1843 and grew up to marry
on 28 May 1864 in Maine. Note that John was a Sailor in 1910 on a
Merchant Vessel. John died 21
Jan 1921 in Islesboro. John is a descendant of
History of Islesborough, Maine
John Pendleton Farrow
JOHN and MELISSA PENDLETON'S CHILDREN
Their oldest son is GEORGE BRITTON PENDLETON,
who was born on August 8th in 1865 in Maine. George married
IDA M. LAWRENCE on Christmas Eve in 1890
Maine. Ida was born Feb 16th 1874, Maine and she died on Halloween in
1916 in Maine. George
and Ida had a son Sidney Maynard Pendleton born 13 Oct 1906 in Islesboro;
died there 1/6/1974. Many years later George married a
TUCKER on November 7th, 1935.
Charity and George had a son Dana
Marion Pendleton, b. May 9, 1928 in Islesboro; died in Bath Maine 10
Their second son,
L. PENDLETON, was born on the 22nd of Nov 1867, Maine.
James died in 1955. His wife was
SMITH who he married on November 9th 1890. Adelma was born
4 Aug 1864 in Maine & died in 1950.
Their third child was
LYMAN PENDLETON born 10 May 1869 in Maine. Lyman died in 1952.
His wife was
HATTIE E. SMITH
1894. Hattie was born 16 Oct 1875 in Maine; she
died 6 Jul 1972 in Pittsfield, ME.
child was Homer H. Pendleton.
Their fifth child
was Leila A. Pendleton, born October 1879
1880 Census for
Islesboro Maine showing John and Malissa with their 5 children:
The descendants of George
Britton Pendleton are highlighted below:
Ida and George had several children. One of particular interest is
CLARENCE BRITTON PENDLETON:
CLARENCE was born on October 27th
(or 17th) in 1896 and lived a long life - to 83 years of age - when he died on February 19, 1980 in Islesboro
ME.(Source: Maine Death Index; Certificate
Clarence married Goldie E. Rolerson,
also of Islesboro, on March 31, 1928.
(Source: Maine Marriages, 1892-1996)
During his life he served in the military as shown
by the following record from "Maine Military Men, 1917-1918"
Clarence B. Pendleton
Serial Number: 152-64-06 Birth Place: Islesboro, Maine Birth Date: 17 Oct 1896
Comment: Enrolled: USNRF Rockland, June 4/18. Sea 2c 160 days.
Served at: NT Cp Hingham Mass July 25/18 to Aug. 22/18; Section Hq
Rockland Me Aug. 22/18 to Nov. 11/18. Inactive duty District Detail Office
Boston Mass: Feb. 26, 1919.
In the 1930 Census for Islesboro, Waldo County ME, he is listed with
his wife, GOLDIE ROLERSON PENDLETON. He was 32 per the Census and she was
born about 1910
They are living on Hughes Point
Road in Islesboro. Each of them was born in Maine to Maine-born
parents. Note that they have a son, Earl G. who is an infant, 9
months of age. This Census was taken on April 4, 1930, so Earl was
born in 1929. When Clarence and Goldie married he was 31 and she was
18 per the census, so they must have been married only a couple of years,
perhaps around 1927 or so. Clarence B. Pendleton is working as a
All known children of Ida and George Britton
PENDLETON, b. 27 Oct 1896,
Islesboro; d. 19 Feb 1980,
Islesboro age 83; m.
31 Mar 1928, Islesboro; b. 14 Nov 1909, Islesboro; d. 11 Mar 1981,
PENDLETON, b. 09 Nov 1892, Islesboro; d. 11 Feb 1983,
Rockport, Maine; m. JUSTIN H. PENDLETON,
(cousins?)16 Mar 1920, Maine; b. 08 Mar 1883, Maine; d. 01 Jul 1967,
PENDLETON, b. 24 Jul 1895, Islesboro.
PENDLETON, b. 03 Oct 1906, Islesboro; d. 06 Jan 1974, died
Islesboro. Buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Islesboro; m.
CHARITY E. TUCKER, 29 May 1926, Maine;
b. 10 Apr 1905, Dexter, ME; d. 28 Jul 1966, Gardiner, ME; Buried in
Maple Grove Cemetery, Islesboro.
PENDLETON, b. 1910, Islesboro; m.
THEODORE C. PENDLETON (cousins?), 12 May 1926, Maine.
The descendants of CLARENCE AND
GOLDIE PENDLETON highlighted below:
Children of CLARENCE PENDLETON and GOLDIE E. ROLERSON are:
EARL G. PENDLETON, b. 03 Jul
1929, Islesboro m. TOYOKO YAMAGUCHI;
b. Abt. 1929; d. 20 Jan 1995. Earl died 2002.
GEORGE W. PENDLETON, b. 26 Mar
1941; d. 02 Apr 1984, Sedgewick, ME.
LAURENCE L. PENDLETON,
b. 3 Feb 1934; d. 25 June 2002 in Isleboro
Four more PENDLETON children who may still be living and are not
MORE INFORMATION ON
GOLDIE ROLERSON PENDLETON
Goldie's grandparents were Willard and Fannie
Yeaton Stockbridge. Willard and Fannie had three children:
Stockbridge (Goldie's mother), who was born in Maine;
Edmund E. Stockbridge; and
Bessie E. Stockbridge who married
Goldie's parents were VELMA STOCKBRIDGE
and GEORGE ROLERSON, son of
PHINEAS ROLERSON and
ANNETTE DAVIS. GEORGE was born on September 16, 1880 in
Maine. Phineas Leslie Rolerson
was born on September 5, 1856 in Maine. He died on September 23, 1946.
Annette Davis was born on 26 Sept 1857.
Phineas was also married a second time around 1873 to
ELLA FLORA SMALL who was born March 5, 1873
(his second wife). Phineas was a Mariner in 1900 and in 1910 he was
Captain of a Merchant Vessel. In 1920 Phineas was a Yacht Club Agent;
his residence in 1920 was Main Road in Islesboro.
Children from the Phineas and Annette marriage were:
George W. ROLERSON b: 16 Sep 1880 in
Maine; Celia M. ROLERSON b: Oct 1883 in
Maine; and Nettie or Nellie ROLERSON b:
Sep 1890 in Maine
Children from the Phineas and Flora marriage were:
Rose Rolerson, born Dec 3 1893
Leslie Lamont Rolerson
Leslie Lamont Rolerson Ü,
born 18 October
1896; died 1955; Charles Ira Rolerson born December
10, 1897; Prince Edward Rolerson born in
1902; Clyde A. Rolerson born December
13, 1910. (Busy Decembers!)
Charles Ira Rolerson Marker 14
This was taken on Rebel Hill where Leslie and Annie lives: Gram
Dee and Grampy Doo, with Rocky and his sisters Karen and Maddy.
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Pendleton Cemetery - Leslie L. Rolerson tombstone and that of Annie
J. Rolerson also.