|Queries -- 2006
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||Looking for any info on Caleb Gottlieb
Charles, born abt 1825 we believe in Oxford County. Married Sarah A.
White - Died June 29, 1868. Lived in MA and NH. Had 3 sons:
||In my husband's family, there is a Franklin
Johnson, D.D., who married a lady by the name of Persis I., Persis J. or Isabel Persis who was born in Buckfield, Maine 16 Nov 1856, according to later census records and passenger lists.
If anyone can provide her maiden name, I'd certainly appreciate it.
In 1900 and 1910, her residence was Chicago, IL as Franklin taught at the University of Chicago. 1930 census gave her residence as Center, Massachusetts.
||Davis, Fogg, Hackett, Haines, Mitchell, Monk, Moody, Penley, Penly, Vickery
PENLEY/PENLY in Maine after 1770 as virtually any PENLEY/PENLY in Maine aft 1770 is a descendant of Joseph PENLY 1st 1755 Eng - 1844 ME and either his 1st wife, Esther 5
FOGG (widow JOHNSON) 1754 - 1796, or his 2nd wife, Thankful
MOODY 1770 - 1862. This includes desc of all daughters, granddaughters, Great grandaughters, etc. My own GGG gf was Joseph PENLEY II b 1792 who married Lovina
MONK of Hebron. They lived on a farm on High Street between S Paris and West Paris. Joseph 1's daughters b 1781 - 1810 mar
VICKERY. If you have a PENLEY connection, PLEASE contact me.
||Found a Washington
Crocker on the 1880 census in Bethel. Am researching Crockers in Maine, and would like any info on this man.
||Allen, Lothrop, Hotel Swazey
||Looking for information about Otis and Cora (Lothrop)
Allen and daughters Rosa and Grace. The History of the Descendants of John Whitman of Weymouth states on p. 443 that Otis was the proprietor of the
Swazey in Canton. This book was published in 1899, but the research may not have been current at the time the book was published.
Otis and Cora were living in Chesterville in 1880, but not found in 1900. Looking for death and burial information for Otis and Cora, and marriage or death information for their daughters.
||I am looking for any information (birth, marriage records, etc...) regarding a William
Whitney (middle intitial H?). Born in 1832 (+/- 2 yrs) in or around Paris, ME. Father is David Whitney, mother Hannah
Hartford. Any information would be appreciated. Thank you.
||Looking for information about Grace
Symonds, my great grandmother. Born abt 1876 and married Josiah C.
Heath abt 1895. Both died at turn of 20th century from TB. Brother Will, sister Mable. Looking for more siblings and parents names.
||I'm looking for birth/death certificates for Grace
Abbott and Lynn
Dyer (they are my great-grandparents). They lived in Sumner, ME for some time.
Wyman was born c.1885 in Andover, daughter of John Boyd Wyman. Her last known whereabouts was in the Portland area around 1910. She was still unmarried at that time. Myrtie was the birth mother of my mother, who was born in 1908 in Andover. It is important to me that I learn of whatever happened with and to Myrtie beyond 1910; e.g. did she marry, have children, when and where did she die and where is she buried.
||Dates of death for Robert
Gray and his wife Betsey (Ellis) Gray sometime after 1883 in South Paris. Robert was born in Paris 6 April 1802 and Betsey (Ellis) Gray was born in Hartford, Maine 13 October 1804.
||Clark, Jennings, Merrell, Wakefield
Wakefield, born December 26, 1853, had two brothers by names of
Their parents were Henry and Lucy Ann
- William H. Wakefield
- Charles Franklin Wakefield
Lorenzo Dow Wakefield, born July 27, 1833 had brothers/sisters:
Their parents were George Wakefield (born Oct. 29, 1805, Oxford Co., Maine) and Eliza
Clark (born 1805, Sanford, Maine)
- Gardiner Wakefield
- Charles H. Wakefield
- Eliza Jane Wakefield
- Clark Wakefield
- George William Wakefield.
These two families are related to each other. My question...is how????? The children are cousins to each other.
Also, Lula Jennings (died Jan. 5, 1887, Stockton, CA at age of 23 years, 9 months, 8 days) is a cousin to Lorenzo Dow Wakefield who moved from Brownfield, ME to California and died in Stockton, California. But how are they related to each other?? Thank you.
||Seeking info on:
They lived in the Lovell area late 1800's-early 1900's. Also info on their
son, Lester Weeks Cushman - DOB June 3,1881. Also info on any other
family members. Thanks!!
Cushman - DOB abt. 1848
- Anna Cushman - DOB abt. 1853
||Seeking information on William
Ela, father of John Ela, who is buried in Fryeburg. He was in Conway, NH from 1801 - 1805, but no other record has been found. Several Ela families relocated from Conway to Oxford County, ME sometime before 1850. Any information is greatly appreciated.
Brooks was born about 1803 and is listed in the 1850 US Census. As the Census before 1850 did not list family members how can I go about finding out who the parents of Rufus Brooks were and information about them? Rufus was married to Lydia
Mason (1827 in Porter) daughter of John Mason.
Rufus and Lydia's youngest son was Wilson George Brooks who went
to Boston 1869, Quincy Il 1874 and Texas 1880 where my Grandfather
was born. Wilson Brooks died Janusry 24, 1936 and is buried in
Aransas Pass, Texas as is my Grandfather and my father. I am the
4th generation in Aransas Pass Texas and it all started in Porter,
Oxford County Maine.
||I'm still trying to find what happened with my grandmother, Myrtie Lena
Wyman, Andover, Maine. Surely, with all the Wymans (and
Akers, who were related) in Oxford County, there must be someone who knows of her?
||Looking for parents/siblings of Mary Ann
Brooks b. 30 Oct 1809 in Porter, Maine.
||Home for Girls?
||Is there a home in one of the towns in Oxford County
called "New Life For Girls"? If so, I would appreciate any information
you might have. Thank you!
||Looking for information on William
Barter born 04 Jun 1845 England and his wife Esther born abt. 1844 in England. They have three children born in Oxford:
- John abt. 1866
- Mary abt. 1868
- Ruth abt. 1870
||I'm trying to find out any history to this line of my family. In the 1920 Cenus it records Samuel
Burhoe as living in Oxford Maine. We have no idea of a death date or burial place nor do we know his second wife's name. Hope this is something to go on! Thanks so much.
||Could you please look up any info on a Thomas
Whitney who married a Ruth A. - they had son George W. Whitney in Dixfield, Oxford Co Maine.
Acording to his death date of 30 Nov 1910 in
Auburn Maine he was 57 years 9 months and 8 days. giving birth
to be 22 Feb 1853. Thank you. Any info on my family would be greatly
||I am seeking the parents and family history on Wilson
b 2/12/1845 in Porter. Married Mary
Brownfield by Rev. Charles Hurlin 5/5/1867. He ended up in Texas
and passed away in Aransas Pass, Texas 1/24/1936
||Looking for parents of Sarah E.
Fickett born in Wilson Mills in 1852. Believe her mother's name was Ann C.
Sarah married Alpha James
||In the 1870's my g-grandfather, George H
Libby at Bryant's Pond, Oxford County, Maine. I would
like to find the record for this. Lydia was the daughter of Henry
||Looking for proof of Ralph Everett Anderson's birth
in Fryeburg Me, May 8,1880; Ralph's mother was Elizabeth, who
was married to Everett
Anderson. I can't seem to find out if she
died and if so where/when or if they divorced. I can only find
her in the 1880 census. Don't know her maiden name either. Any
help would be greatly appreciated.
owned Pleasent View Farms. Think his name was Julian Andrews -
he might have had the farm in the 1930's. Any info on the farm
or the red barn would be helpful - thanks.
||Cameron, Fuller, Johnston, Marston, Meisner
Johnston daughter of James Arthur Johnston and Christina
Cameron of Chatham NB..married Edwin
Fuller of Rumford. They had 6 children:
Would love to have contact with all decendents of the Johnston Fuller
line. I am the granddaughter of Florences brother, Alexander John Johnston.
After WWI, he moved from Rumford to Saskatchewan to become a provincial policeman
and retired on the west coast of Canada..Victoria BC. Thanks ever so much ...
- Sion E. Fuller born about 1905
- George E. Fuller born about 1906
- James J. Fuller born November 25, 1909
- Cinderella Fuller born in about 1911
- Helen Fuller born November 28, 1918
she married Alliston
Meisner and had two children:
- Kerry ..died 1997
- and Donna who married Donald
- Ester Fuller born 1923
||Would like contact with descendants of Rueben
Perry b. 1767 Somers CT m. Sally
Lulkin in Phillips on Dec 14, 1810. He died at Madrid Oct 16, 1836. Children listed on her Pension Request dated 1853 are:
No daughters listed.
||McAllister, Morse, Young
||I have to do some digging but I think Elvira F.
the daughter of John
Mcallister & Mary/Polly
Would love to exchange info.
||I am trying to locate death info for Amey
Bennett, maiden name unknown. Her last live birth of record was Samuel R. Bennett 1880. In 1893 her daughter Addie filed marriage intentions with only her father's name; possible this because Amey was already deceased. Amey's son John married in 1911 and on his marriage cert it states Amey to be deceased, and no maiden name, unless of course it was Bennett. Amey claimed to have been born in Bethel about 1854.
||Hall, Morse, Rawson
||Need information on the family of Seth or James Seth
Hall in Massachusetts. They had son Seth who married
Rawson and is found on the 1830 census for Paris. The
family is also found on later census records for Paris, Oxford
Co. Maine. They had Joseph, Vesta, Emma, William R., Cyrus, Seth,
Miranda and Abijah.
||Looking for information on Allen
Wyman was a daughter of John Bond Wyman of
Andover, born 1890. Any information on what became of her? Did
||Looking for the parents of Edwin H.
Roxbury 1865, physician
||I'm trying to get a photocopy of Elizbeth (McCleod)
She died Sept 26, 1987 Bryant Pond, Me. Would appreciate any help.
||Looking for info on Mildred
Meehan and Arthur
married in Rumford on 21 October 1925.
||Crockett, McAllister, Ordway, Steele
||I am searching for the parents of Elvira F.
McAllister, who married
Crockett, 11 Feb 1850, in Oxford, Oxford Co., Maine.
Elvira was born about 1828 according to the Federal Census. She
is probably the grand-daughter or great-grand-daughter of Ananius/Angus
McAllister who was born in Antrim, Ireland about 1742 and died
in Stoneham or Lovell, Oxford Co., Maine about 1815. He is said
to be buried in North Lovell. Angus McAllister is reputed to have
had a dozen sons by two wives, Jenny
Steele and Jane Mary
Most of these sons lived in Lovell and Stoneham, Maine. If anyone
can identify the father of Elvira F. McAllister, I can figure
the rest out.
||Looking for the birthdate, marriage and death of my gggrandfather
Daniel Boynton. He was supposidly born in Fryeberg/Brownfield
about 1836 if the Daniel I found on the 1850 census is my Daniel.
His wife was Mary
Durgin and their child of my line was Laura
Boynton born 1873 in Denmark, Oxford, Maine. Any help would be