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Wassebec Genealogical Society

Exploring the Roots of Piscataquis County & the Diversity of its People

Research Help

Feel free to contact the various historical societies in Piscataquis County:

Barnard Historical Society, c/o David Dow, RFD 1, Box 5600, Brownville ME  04414

Brownville Historical Society, PO Box 750, Brownville ME  04414

Dover-Foxcroft Historical Society, visit their website at www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~medfhs

Guilford Historical Society, PO Box 893, Guilford ME  04443

Milo Historical Society, visit their website at www.milohistorical.org


Member Volunteers

Additionally, we have several members who will do research.  Click on their names to e-mail them directly with your requests.

  • Estella "Tootie" Bennett
    Officer of the Monson Historical Society, will assist with research on Finnish and Swedish immigrants to the Monson, Maine, area, as well as other Monson settlers.  No fee, but a donation to the Monson Historical Society would be appreciated.
  • Nina Brawn
    Dover-Foxcroft public records only.
  • Betty Ellis
    Longstanding member of Sebec Historical Society and expert genealogist.  Sebec, Maine, research only.  A donation to the Historical Society may be requested for extended searches.
  •  Ted Grant
    Creator of an extensive database with considerable information on surnames of Grant, Washburn and Bartlett.  Database covers names in Dover-Foxcroft, Sangerville, Guilford, Parkman, Willimantic, Milo, Sebec, Atkinson, Jackson, Buckfield, Frankfort and Paris.  Also, some cemetery information.
  • Ron Fortier
    Extensive collection of early Atkinson records, some New Hampshire records, and information on the Edgerly and allied families of Piscataquis County.  No charge.
  • Celeste Hyer
    Dover-Foxcroft area research.  Experienced genealogist and researcher.  Has access to an extensive number of Dover-Foxcroft records.  Reimbursement requested for travel expenses if travel is necessary.
  • Kaye Sakahara
    Will help with genealogical questions on Abbot, Maine.  No fee, but a donation to the Abbot Historical Society would be appreciated.
  • Jack & Nancy Battick
    Cemetery plot and tombstone photos in Dover-Foxcroft area cemeteries.  Cemetery research, if necessary.  Due to Maine winter climate, services available May-October only, but orders taken all year.  Please contact for information and charges.