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Seeking info on Enoch STEVENS as to birthplace and residence prior to moving to Lee in 1835. Lee records state he was born on 25 Feb 1805, died 9 Dec 1858 in Lee. Wife was Eliza, b. 23 July 1812, d. 3 Aug 1878 in Lee. 

Fred Stevens 

[07 Dec 2002]




Seeking biographical information on Andrew M. Benson, b. in Old Town abt. 1835, soldier in Civil War and buried in Portland. 

Ricky Toms 

[06 Dec 2002]




Seeking relatives of Freedom SPENCER, b. 1843, father of Nellie SPENCER, b. abt. 1866, who m. George KEARNS.  Nellie d. 1886.  They lived in Bangor/Bradley area.  George KEARNS lived in area after his wife's death w/his mother, Catherine (BOYLE) KEARNS (from Sussex NB) and his sister Mary Ann (KEARNS) GRADY.  Nellie and the KEARNS are buried in Forest Hill Catholic Cemetery in Old Town.

Elizabeth Millett Ellis 

[15 Nov 2002]




Seeking info on anc. or siblings of Michael Richard (aka Richard Michael) HENNESSEY,  b. 18 Apr 1856 in Bangor, d. 10 Sep 1935; m. in Bangor Sarah Jane LOGAN, widow of James McMULLEN.  Parents were Michael HENNESSEY (b. in Ireland abt. 1827, d. in Bangor 16 Feb 1897) and possibly Bridget LYNCH (b. in Ireland).  Known siblings b. in Bangor were Mary Ann, b. abt 1859, and John, b. 19 Jan 1863. 

Patti A. Mower

[8 Nov 2002]




Seeking info on families of Reuben SEAVEY (settler of Exeter, bur. in North Newport) and Dr. Calvin SEAVEY of Bangor (bur. Mt. Hope Cemetery). 

Terri Weed Cormier

[8 Nov 2002]




Seeking info on family of Alexander Patrick KING, b. 18 Mar 1901 to William Patrick and Hannah (McLEAN) KING in Chatham NB; moved to Old Town in 1904 with parents & sister Cecilia Beatrice.  Another sister Mildred b. abt 1907.  Hannah remarried after her husband's death a Gustave SAVOY. Hannah's parents, Isaac and Elizabeth (MULLAVEY) McLEAN lived in Old Town also. 

Patricia King Bray 

[1 Nov 2002]




Seeking info on Joseph Simon, John Joseph or similar, b. approx 25 Mar 1892 in Chezzetcook, Nova Scotia to John (MOISE) MANETTE of same and Marguerite SAMSON of L'Ardoise, Cape Breton, NS.  "Joe" came to Rumford ME about 1910-15 seek work in sawmill.  Any info on this family with Nova Scotia connection appreciated. 

Avalon Lawlor

Cobourg Ontario

[1 Nov 2002]



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