The Town Register: Wayne, Wales, Monmouth, Leeds, Greene, 1905 (Google eBook)

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H. E. Mitchell, 1905 - Maine - 243 pages
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The Town Register, Wayne, Wales, Monmouth, Leeds, Greene 1905

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Page 5 - Saco (elected to US Senate). 1843 Edw. Kavanagh, Newcastle, Acting. 1844 Hugh J. Anderson, Belfast. 1847 John W. Dana, Fryeburg. 1850 John Hubbard, Hallowell. 1853 William G. Crosby, Belfast. 1855 Anson P. Morrill, Readfield.
Page 103 - Followingthenames of the population is the occupations. To designate these we have used the more common abbreviations and contractions, as follows: Farmer — far; carpenter — car; railroad service — RR ser; student, a member of an advanced institution of learning — stu; pupil, a member of a lower grade of schools (including all who have reached the age of five years)— pi; housework — ho; laborer — lab; physician and surgeon — phy & sur; clergyman — clerg; merchant — mer; teacher...
Page 6 - Augusta. 1867 Joshua L. Chamberlain, Brunswick. 1871 Sidney Perham, Paris. 1874 Nelson Dingley, Jr., Lewiston. 1876 Selden Connor, Augusta. 1879 Alonzo Garcelon, Lewiston. 1880 Daniel F. Davis, Corinth. 1881 Harris M. Plaisted, Bangor. 1883 Frederick Robie, Gorham. 1887 Joseph R. Bodwell, Hallowell, died December 15, 1887. 1887 SS Marble, Waldoboro, Acting. 1889 Edwin C. Burleigh, Bangor. 1893 Henry B. Cleaves, Portland. 1897 Llewellyn Powers, Houlton. 1901 John Fremont Hill, Augusta.
Page 103 - Turner has been arranged herewith in families where that arrangement has been possible. In these families, in addition to the resident living members, the names of the non-resident members are included. It should be borne in mind that this plan does not include the names of all former residents of this town as the names of the non-residents appear only when one or both the parents are still living in the town.
Page 100 - ... part sterile. The Aroostook Valley, which comprises the largest area of fertile farming land in New England, has a deep, porus, yellow loam, especially adapted to the growing of fruits and vegetables. This section has developed remarkably during the last decade. NUMBER AND SIZE OF FARMS IN THE STATE The following table gives, by decades since 1850, the number of farms, the total and average acreage, and the per cent, of farm land improved.
Page 103 - ... cotton or woolen mill operatives —mill op; weaver— weav; spinner— spin; electrician— elec; painter— ptr; carriage work— car wk; dress maker— dr mkr; insurance — ins; traveling salesman, or commercial traveler — sales, or coml trav; music teacher — mus tr; teamster — team; general work — genlwk; mariner — mar; employ — emp; retired — retd.
Page 5 - Senate). 1857 Joseph H. Williams, Augusta, Acting. 1858 Lot M. Morrill, Augusta. 1861 Israel Washburn, Jr., Orono. 1863 Abner Coburn, Skowhegan. 1864 Samuel Cony, Augusta. 1867 Joshua L. Chamberlain, Brunswick. 1871 Sidney Perham, Paris. 1874 Nelson Dingley, Jr., Lewiston. 1876 Selden Connor, Augusta. 1879 Alonzo Garcelon, Lewiston. 1880 Daniel F. Davis, Corinth. 1881 Harris M. Plaisted, Bangor. 1883 Frederick Robie, Gorham.
Page 103 - In addition to the resident living members, the names of the nonresident members are included. It should be borne in mind that this plan does not include the names of all former residents of this town, as the names of the non-residents appear only when one or both of the parents are still living in the town. After the name of each non-resident will be found the present address, when such address has been given to us. Non-residents are indicated by the (*). When a daughter in a family has married,...
Page 101 - Average Values of Specified Classes of Farm Property, and Average Gross Income Per Farm, With Per Cent, of Gross Incoffif, on Total Investment in Farm Property, Classified by Principal Source of Income.
Page 100 - ... is for the most part sterile. The Aroostook Valley, which comprises the largest area of fertile farming land in New England, has a deep, porus, yellow loam, especially adapted to the growing of fruits and vegetables.

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