Baptisms and Admission from the Records of the First Church in Falmouth, now Portland, Maine, with Appendix of Historical Places
Baptisms and Admission from the Records of the First Church in Falmouth, now Portland, Maine, with Appendix of Historical Places - Marquis F. King. This publication was a project of the original Maine Genealogical Society, founded in 1884; the society later merged with the Maine Historical Society. This volume contains names of church members, 1726–1855; marriages by Rev. Thomas Smith, 1750–1753; baptisms, 1730–1825; the history of Falmouth, Maine, 1603–1732; the history of Falmouth ministry, 1630–1753; a list of Louisburg soldiers, 1745; rolls of Falmouth soldiers, 1755, 1757, and 1778; tax lists, 1760 and 1766; a list of scholars who attended Master Parsons’ School in 1771; and a list of pew owners 1753, 1788, and 1826. A full-name index adds to the value of this work. David C. and Elizabeth (Keene) Young have authored the foreword to this edition, which provides a brief history of the Maine Genealogical Society, its projects and published works, many of which have been unsurpassed.
(1898, 1990), 2013, 5½x½, paper, index, 146 pp.
101-K0374 ISBN: 155613374X