Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Lizzie Fitch and Will Burgess, Leeds, ca. 1905

Lizzie Fitch and Will Burgess, Leeds, ca. 1905

Item 9526 detail zoom send e-card Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter add to album


Wilbur E.( Willie) Burgess was born Nov 20, 1866, the son of Benjamin F. and Francis Berry Burgess, and Lizzie Fitch was the daughter of Charles Fitch and wife Annie Flye. Wilbur died on May 1, 1940 and Lizzie was born 1886 and died Feb 5, 1962.

Wilbur worked for many years at H.F. Webb canning company at Leeds Center. They had one son, Clyde W. Burgess.

This picture is taken before their marriage in about 1905. Wilbur is wearing a long coat for driving and Lizzie is dressed in the fashion of the day. The horse pulling the wagon is a dappled grey.

Go back

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.