According to the Pedigree Resource File at familysearch.org, Benjamin Stevens Ayer was born 13 May 1828 in Montville, Waldo, Maine to Perley M Ayer (3) & Abigail Carr and died 11 Jun 1914 in Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine. At the same site, in the IGI, Benjamin S Ayer married Harriet A Bartlett on 7 Oct 1855 in Piscataquis County, Maine (extracted marriage record).
1850 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p284: B S Ayer, age 22, born in Maine, farmer, listed with parents, P M, 49 & Abagail, also 49 and siblings, A M, 20, Emma E, 19, Mary, 18, Hazen, 14 and D, 12.
1860 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p60: Benjamin A Ayer, age 37, born in Maine, listed with wife, Harriet A, 27 and possibly others.
1870 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p17: Benjamin Ayer, age 42, born in Montville, Maine, farmer, listed with wife, Harriet A, 35 and son, Fred P, 9 as well as Charles Whittemore, 21.
1880 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p36D: Benj S Ayer, age 52, farmer, he & parents born in Maine, listed with wife, Lucetta, 33, and children, Fred P, 19 and Hattie M, 2.
1900 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p11B: Benj S Ayer, age 72, born in May 1828 in Maine, parents born in Maine, farmer, listed with wife of 23 years, Lucetta A, 53 and children, Harriett M, 22 and John F, 18.
Perley M Ayer (1802 - 1868)
Abigail Carr Ayer (1802 - 1869)
Harriett A Bartlett Ayer (1834 - 1875)*
Lucetta M Ayer (1847 - 1921)*
John T. Ayer (1882 - 1957)*
Benjamin S Ayer (1828 - 1914)
Augustus Mitchell Ayer (1829 - 1893)*
Emma E Ayer Batchelder (1830 - 1906)*
Mary White Ayer Carr (1832 - 1917)*
Darrius Forbes Ayer (1838 - 1908)*
Perley M Ayer (1844 - ____)*
South Dover Cemetery
Plot: South Section, Row 7
Created by: Cemetery Hopper
Record added: Jan 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23695218