Hi Kathy, Do you have the "Descendants of Edward Small" Book? It has alot on the background of the Marriner and Smalls. Moses is listed in the 1777 Tax Petitioners List for Durham, ME. 1790 Census- Maine. Listed as a "Sealer of Leather" 1783-Cape Elizabeth, ME. 1784-Occupation- Tithingman. 1790-Cordwainer. 1801-Cordwainer- Shoemaker. Most of the family worked as tanners.