I will be in Maine during Thanksgiving week this year. Knowing that offices will only be open Monday and Tuesday, I would like to know the best place to focus my search for members of the Leighton…Continue
Started Nov 11, 2018
I am wondering if I could receive assistance in an attempt to find the burial place (or at least more information) on Benjamin Leighton and his wife, Jane Webber. I have them both dying at Mount…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Gayle Jun 15, 2016.
I would like to locate graves for Ephraim Leighton's wife and his parents. I apologize in advance for the length of this post.Ephraim Leighton [Laiten, Latten, Layton] b Jan 1765 Edgecomb; d 10 Dec…Continue
Started Jun 2, 2013
Sending this out to see if someone can help me with some wording I have found in a will -- I wonder if the word is just spelled differently now but would like to get someone else's perspective -- see attached with unknown word highlighted. Thanks in…Continue
Posted on August 12, 2018 at 10:30am — 2 Comments
I'd be interested in Chris' or anyone's take on this little dilemma: Ephraim Leighton Sr., born Jan. 1765, Edgecomb, died 10 Dec. 1849, Augusta, or so his tombstone says. However, he appears on the 1850 census. He is living with his son, Ephraim Jr., where he was living since at least the 1840 census. The census was enumerated in August 1850. In this case, if another record cannot be found, I'm thinking I would defer to the census but I'm not sure. How could a stone carver get a date wrong,…Continue
Posted on June 8, 2013 at 5:43pm — 9 Comments
I know this sounds ridiculous, but I cannot make the photo album work for me. I sent a message the other day to "report an issue" but haven't heard back. I also checked other forums. When I drag the photo to the box as indicated, the photo shows up in my browser, taking the place of the MGN page. There's no save button just a blank browser page with the photo. I've tried this in Firefox and Safari with the same results. Any ideas? Thanks in advance.
Posted on June 4, 2013 at 11:16pm — 5 Comments