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Descendant of Samuel Proctor

I'm a descendent of Samuel Proctor. He had a daughter Elizabeth who married John Dain.  Their grandson was Nathaniel Dain, from Lisbon ME.…

Started by Amy Middleton

1 Dec 17, 2018
Reply by Nancy Lecompte

Getchell descendants

I am also looking for the ancestors for Sarah Getchell Michels, who followed the Michels family to Illinois after her first husband, James,…

Started by Carole Sue Roberts

1 Feb 10, 2018
Reply by Tamara Davis Raetz

Getchell or Gatchell ancestors

I am searching for the parents of Samuel Getchell or Gatchel born in Maine 1745 and married Olive Pierce at Hallowell in 1790.  Some Getche…

Started by Arloha L. Scriver

12 Dec 28, 2016
Reply by T. Getchell

Witch Trials

Interested in sharing info on ancestors who were accused of witchcraft, as in Salem Witch Trials. Just confirmed one in my line.    

Started by Betsy Fosburgh

10 Jul 11, 2016
Reply by Barbara Foster

Butterfield Plantation

Interested in a link to publications or family stories mentioning Andrew Abbott (b. abt 1750) and his children. The only son I know about i…

Started by Annette Hanser

5 Jun 4, 2016
Reply by Deborah Tripp Probert

Descendants of Samuel Proctor (1685-1765) of Lynn, MA & Falmounth, ME

I am a direct descendant of Samuel Proctor, who is said to be the son of John Proctor of the Salem Witch Trials. Samuel moved from Lynn, MA…

Started by Nancy Lecompte

7 May 31, 2016
Reply by Nancy Lecompte

My Colonial ancestors

Going through my charts, here are my colonial ancestors who actually lived in Maine before the Revolution. Lots more who were were born bef…

Started by Roland Rhoades

7 Feb 6, 2015
Reply by Terrie Lynn Strout


Am attempting to find out more about my Cunningham ancestors from Jefferson, ME. I believe they were in Maine as early as the 1790's, maybe…

Started by Ray McHatton

1 Nov 13, 2014
Reply by Noel Gilmour Ferre

Kincaids, Albees, Coles, Libbys and Churchills

Coles came from Gilead area, as well as other parts of Oxford Co. Loads of Albees came Machias, but they also came to coastal and inland ar…

Started by VJ Tucker

0 Oct 13, 2014

Hannah COOPER, wife of Zimri Brewer HEYWOOD

I've hit a brick wall in my search for Hannah (Cooper) Heywood's parents and ancestry.  A family researcher identified her parents as Rober…

Started by W Jean Darnall

3 Sep 2, 2014
Reply by W Jean Darnall


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