Wormell Sisters of South Lubec, ca. 1885

Contributed by Betsey Leavitt Josselyn through Lubec Historical Society

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Wormell sisters of Lubec, daughters of Ebeneezer Wormell, who was the West Quoddy Head Light Keeper during the 1840s,-50s.

Back row, L-R, Wealthy Ellen Wormell Leavitt, Mary Elizabeth Wormell Marston.
Front row, Almeda J. (Wormell) Case, Eliza Ann Wormell Marston, Clarinda Wormell McLaughton. There was another sister, Selinda J. Wormell who died in 1862. She was the first wife of Loring Leavitt who later married Wealthy Ellen after Selinda’s death. He was probably the Loring Leavitt listed as West Quoddy Head Light Keeper 1861-67.

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  • Title: Wormell Sisters of South Lubec, ca. 1885
  • Creation Date: circa 1885
  • Subject Date: circa 1885
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Tintype
  • Dimensions: 95 cm x 126 cm
  • Local Code: Wormell Sisters
  • Collection: Betsey Leavitt Josselyn
  • Object Type: Image

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