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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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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

Jedidiah Leighton Keen(e)

Searching for birth record for Jedidiah Leighton Keen/Keene born 11/29/1848 possibly in Falmouth, ME.  Son of Joseph Hutchinson Keen and Ly…

Started by Sue Kelderhouse in Surname Queries: K-M

0 Dec 8, 2021

Maloon family of Newport and Hermon Maine.

I found a bible belonging to the HICKS/MALOON family from these areas. Would like to find the family and reylturn it to them. Brenda

Started by Brenda Hensley in Open Forum

0 Oct 23, 2021

Brunel-Gorton Birthplace Lookup

Question: Where was Lydia Peirce (Gorton) Brunel born? She was born 28 January 1822, perhaps in Vermont. She married Alphonso Brunel 6 Dece…

Started by Nathan Maling in Surname Queries: A-C

0 Oct 2, 2021

Farnham Family Buried in Farnham Cemetery East Boothbay Maine

I am told that I am related to the Farnhams buried at the Farnham's Cemetery located on the Farnham Point Road in East Boothbay, ME.  I am…

Started by Linda Solano in Surname Queries: D-F

0 Sep 18, 2021

Joshua and Caleb Cromwell (brothers) of Cumberland County

I'm looking for any additional info about two brothers Joshua and Caleb Cromwell. They are the sons of Joshua and Lydia (last name unknown)…

Started by Kendal Merrill in Surname Queries: A-C

0 Jul 6, 2021

Brooks Family of Central Maine

My maternal grandmother Lena Brooks, born 1899 and died during childbirth in Chicago in 1928 when my mother was a year old. I am trying to…

Started by Nancy (Carey) Marshall Parry in Surname Queries: A-C

6 Apr 21, 2021
Reply by Debra Bowen

Bran Family in Kennebec County, circa 1760

I am researching Lydia Bran born around 1769 in Winslow (prior to incorporation).  She married Joab Bragg (1760-1832) 20 August 1792 in Win…

Started by Rick Bragg in Locality Queries: Kennebec County

7 Mar 22, 2021
Reply by Cathy Kuhl

Knowltons of Aroostook and later Caribou.

After quite a few years, I find myself still trying to discover the parents of Ansell Knowlton (b 1815 in Aroostook ME).  It appears he's o…

Started by Alan Stephen Knowlton in Surname Queries: K-M

13 Feb 15, 2021
Reply by Austin L. Knowlton

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