Embden Town of Yore

by Ernest G. Walker

Originally printed in 1929 by the Independent Reporter, Skowhegan, Maine

 

The Embden Historical Society has reprinted this classic Embden history book. The deluxe hardcover edition has over 760 pages with useful information for genealogists and others interested in the history of Embden from the earliest settlers to the early 1900's. With an index of 7.000 entries, this book contains information on families of Embden and adjacent towns of the Upper Kennebec Valley and refers to towns such as Woowich and Berwick, from which many of the early settlers came.

Some of the family names are: ADAMS, ALBEE, ATWOOD, AYER, BARRON, BERRY, BOOTHBY, BOYINGTON, BURNS, CASWELL, CHAMBERLAIN, CHICK, CHURCHILL, CLARK, CLEVELAND, COLBY, COPP, CRAGIN, DAGGETT, DAWES, DUNBAR, DURRELL, EAMES, FELKER, FORD, FOSS, GETCHELL, GOULD, GRAY, HEALD, HILTON, HODGDON, HOLBROOK, HUTCHINS, JACKSON, JEWETT, MANTOR, MCFADDEN, MCKENNEY, MOORE, MOULTON, MULLEN, PAINE, PIERCE, PURINGTON, QUINT, ROWE, SALLEY, SAVAGE, SPAULDING, STEVENS, STRICKLAND, THOMPSON, TRIPP, WALKER, WELLS, WENTWORTH, WILLIAMS, WILSON, WITHAM AND YOUNG.

The book contains:

  • Early maps of Embden
  • Numerous family pictures
  • Lists of taxpayers from 1810 through 1890
  • 1850 census records
  • Marriage records from 1800-1892
  • Lists of soldiers that served in the Civil War, Revolutionary War and War of 1812.

The author included many interesting anecdotes in this informative book

How to order - $45, includes shipping
To place an order by email, please send your request to: quint@somtel.com and then mail your check (payable to the Embden Historical Society) along with your name, address and phone number to: Embden Historical Society, c/o Mitchell Quint, P.O. Box 278, North Anson, ME 04958 (Tel. 207 635-2231).

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