Lorenzo Billings Diary and Census Records
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A diary for the year 1883 of a farmer in Milton Plantation, Maine. Topics covered include the weather, trips to town, visitors, farming chores. Included also are photocopies of census records for Lorenzo and his father in 1860, 1870, 1900, and 1910.
- Billings, Lorenzo, 1859- (Person)
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Lorenzo Billings, son of Augustus and Harriet Billings, was born in 1859 and was a farmer from Milton Plantation in Oxford County, Maine. He and his wife Ada had 4 sons and 5 daughters.
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A diary for the year 1883 of a farmer in Milton Plantation, Maine. Also included also are photocopies of census records for Lorenzo and his father in 1860, 1870, 1900, and 1910.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Norm Dawson, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
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