November 2017 Blog Posts (5)

MAPS OF ACADIA NATIONAL PARK

Anemone cave is an ancient sea cave located by the Schooner Head Overlook parking area.  It was once one of the main attractions in Acadia National Park before the Park Service abandoned the cave and had map makers remove it from maps.  People were visiting the old…

Continue

Added by Junior Libby on November 22, 2017 at 1:14pm — No Comments

Looking for GGG Grandfather Henry Fritz

Henry Fritz is said to have been born in 1793 in Steuben. Earliest Census he shows up on is 1820 in Steuben.  At some point he married Mary Polly Clark and possibly Mary Clymer.  He had the following children William Fritz, Mariam Handy Parritt (Fritz), Sarah Stevens Fritz, John Fritz, Jesse P. Fritz Sr, and Pillsbury Stevens Fritz.

Any assistance in locating birth date, parents names, cemetery would be wonderful.  Taylor Fritz Worthington-Gilchrist

Added by Taylor Worthington Gilchrist . on November 17, 2017 at 11:33pm — 3 Comments

Looking for parents of Donald J. Gregory

I am looking for the full names of the parents (including maiden of mother) of Donald J. Gregory who was born according to obituary 01 Jun 1916 Biddeford and dying in Bangor on 10 Nov 1986.  He is buried at the Riverside Cemetery in Orono.  He got married in -- Dec 1959 to Eva Bell (Lebel) who was previously married to a Edward Levesque.  

Added by Allen J. Voisine on November 16, 2017 at 1:43pm — 2 Comments

The Tragic Death Of Lucreatia K. Douglass

BAR HARBOR TIMES

March 26,  1924

The Tragedy Of Newport Mountain



To the Editor of the Bar Harbor Times;

I was very much interested in the article and the poem in a recent issue of the Times from Mrs. Smith nee, Miss Jennie Lynam, and it brought to my mind the tragedy of Newport Mountain of long ago, almost forgotten now but which at that time was an awful thing to happen in that quiet little fishing village.  For…

Continue

Added by Junior Libby on November 14, 2017 at 5:30am — No Comments

CHARLES ALTON ELLIS, BRIDGE BUILDER

While I was researching descendants of Samuel Fuller who settled in Maine after the Revolutionary War, I stumbled across Charles Alton Ellis, who is my fourth cousin twice removed. He was born in Parkman, Piscataquis County, in 1876. He was the son of David Brainard Ellis and Eliza Wharff Lombard.



He attended Wesleyan University (Middletown, Connecticut)…

Continue

Added by John P. Ellis on November 13, 2017 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

© 2019   Created by Chris Dunham.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service