Contributed by Greater Rumford Area Historical Society
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The first settler of the "New Pennacook" was Jonathan Keyes. He built a log cabin in the Rumford Corner area between 1776-1778. His teenage boys, Ebenezer and Francis, spent the first winter in that cabin alone, while their father returned to Massachusetts. They later built a farm house in 1785.
About This Item
- Title: Jonathan Keyes Log Cabin, Rumford Corner, ca. 1900
- Creation Date: circa 1900
- Subject Date: circa 1900
- Town: Rumford
- County: Oxford
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 15.2 cm x 19.76 cm
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Greater Rumford Area Historical Society
145 Congress Street, Rumford, ME 04276
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