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Update re Maine's early Black history book

Dear Friends,       Thought I should let you all know that my book, LIVES OF CONSEQUENCE: Blacks in Early Kittery & Berwick... is NOT o…

Started by Patricia Q. Wall in Open ForumLatest Reply

New book -- Lives of Consequence: Blacks in Early Kittery and Berwick in the Massachusetts Province of Maine. Author: Patricia Q. Wall.

,Dear fellow family researchers,     Results of my six years of searching for early Blacks (including Africans, a few Indians and persons o…

Started by Patricia Q. Wall in Open ForumLatest Reply

War of 1812-Civil War Veterans buried in Chesterville, ME, cemeteries?

Seeking any known War of 1812/ Civil War Veterans buried in Chesterville, Franklin County, ME, cemeteries?! The town has authorized repair…

Started by Deborah Tripp Probert in Locality Queries: Franklin CountyLatest Reply

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attempt to locate bio father

Hello members, I was born in 1941 In Augusta,Maine.. My bio mom was not married at that time. Being baptized and mom not married the priest…

Started by Manuel Joseph Amaral in Open Forum

1 May 20
Reply by Jeffrey Behnke

Searching Nortons

I am looking for information on the parents Nathaniel Norton b. Sanford, ME 1762/64 who married Hannah Sawyer b.1780, Wells, ME.  He was in…

Started by Nancy Norton- Nix in Surname Queries: N-P

12 May 11
Reply by Jeffrey Behnke

Marriage in New Hampshire

I suspect I may already know the answer to this question but would like confirmation. Why did so many couples go to Portsmouth, New Hampsh…

Started by Gerry York in Open Forum

0 Apr 5

Sophia W Greenlaw (1823-1908) daughter of Ruth Webb (1792-1876) additional Birth Proof desired/needed

If you can help I would appreciate it.  I am looking for a primary source or an additional secondary source for Ruth Webb being the mother…

Started by Karl Swenson in Surname Queries: G-J

0 Apr 3


I'm inquiring about my Aunt , Neva Jones from New Brunswick , born:1925-10-24 . She married Eddison Morehouse in Woodstock Nb and they move…

Started by Larry Thomas Jones in Surname Queries: K-M

7 Mar 29
Reply by Chandra Roman

Richard Bedell

Hello. My 2nd great Grandfather, Richard Bedell, was born 27 Dec. 1818 in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine. On 3 Oct. 1840, he married Elizabeth R.…

Started by Kelly Adams Moran in Surname Queries: A-C

4 Mar 22
Reply by Kenneth Alton Clark

Simeon Miller of Hampden Maine

Desperately seeking Simeon Any information concerning Simeon Miller born Feb. 1825 in Hampden, ME Married to Harriet Barrows 1849 Died 1900…

Started by J Hall in Locality Queries: Penobscot County

7 Mar 21
Reply by Rosa Lane

Searching for the first deeds for Bailey Island in Harpswell, Maine

I am searching for the deed/acknowledgment/contract, whereby Timothy Bailey of North Yarmouth receives ownership of Capenewagon Island aka…

Started by Gerry York in Open Forum

0 Mar 18

Seeking primary research material (soldier diaries, letters, and photos) of Civil War soldiers who served in the 2nd or 5th Maine Batteries

Maine fielded seven light artillery batteries during the Civil War. I am seeking soldier diaries, letters, and photos of Civil War soldiers…

Started by Daniel Ernest Peters in Open Forum

0 Jan 12

Hotchkiss family

Searching for my 2nd great Grandmother, Sarah Augusta Hotchkiss. Per census and other records born circa 1832 in Maine. Have located a John…

Started by James Swinson in Surname Queries: G-J

0 Dec 9, 2021


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