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Genealogy -- Maine

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Sydney Howard Carney, Jr. Letter

Identifier: SpC MS 1842-sc
Content Description

The Collection consists of a letter from Sydney Howard Carney, Jr., M.D., to a friend or relative, dated February 29th, 1912. The letter relates to family history.

Dates: February 29, 1912

Edwin Houston, interviewed by Edward D. “Sandy” Ives and William “Bill” Warner

Abstract NA1637 Edwin Houston, interviewed by Edward D. “Sandy” Ives and William “Bill” Warner, August 12 and 17, and September 24, 1982, at Houston’s home in Brewer, Maine. Houston, one of the last and best of the rod makers for F. E. Thomas Co. of Bangor, Maine, talks about his life and his rod making skills; his early years in Holden, ME; his father; his genealogy; mother’s arrival from Sweden; Swedish community in Holden; Swede Hill; bees; his first fishing rod; his first job peeling logs; how he...
Dates: 1971 - 1999

Allen Goodwin Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0205

Collection contains papers collected by Allen Goodwin including historical and genealogical information about his home town of Palermo, Maine, as well as surrounding towns such as Montville and Liberty.

Dates: 1768-1915

Letter from Frank E. Guernsey to his brother Samuel J. Guernsey

Identifier: SpC MS 1843-sc
Content Description

The collection consists of a letter from Frank E. Guernsey to his brother Samuel J. Guernsey, dated October 4th, 1911, and relates to family history around the "Jackson Surplus Spoon." Accompanying the letter is a sheet containing genealogical information typed by Edward E. Guernsey in 1981.

Dates: October 4, 1911

Nettie Gove Nicholson Genealogical Papers

 Collection — Box 421
Identifier: SpC MS 0364
Scope and Contents

Collection of notes, correspondence, and other materials used in compiling the genealogy authored by Nettie Gove Nicholson. The genealogy includes many Maine and New England families.

Dates: undated

Raymond Fortier, interviewed by Neolia Fortier


1690 Raymond Fortier, interviewed by Neolia Fortier, fall 1977, Lewiston, Maine. 3 pp. Tape: 1 hr. French. No cat, or trans. Genealogy of the Fortier family by Raymond Fortier. Text: no catalog or transcript. Recording: T 1811 1 hour French.

Dates: 1977-1982

Robert Hartford Cram, interviewed by Alice Mary Pierce

Abstract NA3131 Robert Hartford Cram, interviewed by Alice Mary Pierce, October 15, 1986, Falmouth Foreside, Maine. Cram, born April 20, 1904, talks about his background and family; moving to Yarmouth; moving to Falmouth; taking trolley to Portland High School; working as a janitor; drafting in high school; home life growing up; his grandparents in Baldwin, ME; family genealogy burned; siblings; telephone; landscape school (Newark, New York); Jackson Perkins (nursery); working as a landscaper; built...
Dates: 1984-1988; 1992

Frank T. Siebert Penobscot Indian Notes and Genealogy

Identifier: SpC MS 1759-sc
Scope and Contents

Notes by Frank T. Siebert. "Grandmother's Heads of Families," a photocopy of original manuscript that describes the roles and powers of the grandmother within the tribe and family. "Penobscot Family Genealogy" is also a photocopy of original index cards and notes detailing the genealogy of several Penobscot Indian families.

Dates: Undated