I signed up yesterday, I'm researching the McDonald family from Thomaston. 3 McDonald brothers moved to Thomaston from Nova Scotia in 1857, Alexander, Donald and Hugh. Donald and Hugh married Cullen sisters, Mary and Hannah, Hugh and Hannah are my…Continue
Started by Marc McDonald in Surname Queries: K-M Jan 28.
I am currently looking for an obituary for William Neal Raven, born 1826 in England and died 1902 in Wade Maine. If an obit cannot be located, I would like to find out where he is buried. His wife, Hannah Jane Hanson is buried in Woodland Cemetery…Continue
Started by Dawn Soucy in Surname Queries: Q-S Jan 25.
Hello,I am hoping that someone can help me confirm that Eliza Everton who married Calvin Whitney in Thomaston in 1821 was the daughter of Zephaniah Everton and Margaret Watson. This is listed in numerous family trees but I have not been able to find…Continue
Started by David A Gilliard in Surname Queries: D-F Jan 18.
I'm new to tracing my genealogy and have family that was in Maine that I am trying to learn more about! I am on Ancestory.com but there are several census records that don't' add up. For records dating back to the late 1800's and early 1900's…Continue
This is the first of several posts I hope to write in celebration of the bicentennial of my hometown of Greenwood in Oxford County, incorporated Feb. 2, 1816.…Continue
Trying to find if there was two Solomon Jordan,s, one born in 1744 and another born in 1755? Which one was a Veteran of the Rev. War? And which one relocated to Trenton, Maine. Thanks for any help to clear this up.
I will add a note about the Niskanens. I saw this online, but no one has added since 2013, so I am not sure this will be seen.
I am related to quite a few Niskanens through Julia Kuula Stein, who came to Maine in the early 1900's. Julia…Continue
Posted by Ellen Zinder on December 11, 2015 at 5:14pm
I am looking into my grandmother's family; Irene M. Potter Brown. She married my grandfather Hector MacNeil Brown. I believe her father's name was George B. Potter and mother was Blanch S. Kilgore. I believe her brothers were Rufus L. Potter…Continue