"Looks Like Picton Press still has the Whitaker book http://www.pictonpress.com/store/MasterCatalog . You have to look in the index under Waldoboro. The book has a lot of info on the German families that came to broad Bay, However,…"
"Thank you, so much, David. That is extremely helpful! I've been trying to figure out when he came over. His actual first name was Christoph, but that makes sense as that is about when he would have arrived. I greatly…"
I have a copy of a book- "Broad Bay Pioneers, 18th century gernan-speaking settlers of present day Waldoboro, Maine". by Wilford Whitiker and published by Picton Press. Piction Press publishes genealogy books,
This book lists a…"
Hi,I am looking for information on my dad's side. My maiden name is Grover, but prior to that, our surnames have been spelled several ways: Wolsgrover, Wolfsgrover, Wolsgruber. My 6th great grandfather, Christoph Balthasar Wolsgrover (Wolsgruber) came to Maine from Germany in the 1700s.Thank u!Betty Grover KontioSee More
Hi everyone,My ancestors were mostly from the Friendship, Cushing area (on my dad's side). The surnames I am looking for are: Grover, Wolsgrover, Wolfsgrover, Wolsgruber. I am trying to find where they are buried. I have been to Cushing and Friendship several times this past summer with no luck locating any of their graves. Does anyone know of any out of the way burial grounds in that area?See More