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Surry by the Bay - Phebe Fowler: A Woman of Property

Olin enlisted to serve in the Civil War at age 15. Several years Phebe’s junior, Olin became a distinguished Civil War soldier and ended the war six…

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Surry by the Bay - Early Twentieth Century

Many enlisted; others were drafted. Still others went to work in shipyards in Bath and South Portland and to other states.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

This was called a Substitute Volunteer Enlistment. On September 5, 1864 at Auburn, eighteen year old James Skinner of Strong volunteered as a…

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Lincoln, Maine - William Kelly, Lincoln, 1943

… William "Bill" Kelly was a Lincoln resident who enlisted after Pearl Harbor. He served in the Marine Corps from 1942-1945.

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Online Items

Foster (1822-1892) enlisted from Freeman in Company A, 7th Maine Infantry and served from 1864 to 1865.

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Lincoln, Maine - Ariel G. Edwards, WW II soldier, Lincoln, 1943

Edwards, a long-time Lincoln resident, enlisted in the U.S. Army on February 5, 1943. He served in the 3706th Quartermaster Truck Company stationed…

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Strong, a Mussul Unsquit village - Soldiers Of The Civil War

Hiram Crocker Jr. was 19 years old when he enlisted in the United States Army. His enlistment date was August 14th of 1862, and he was assigned to G.

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Surry by the Bay - Early Settlement

Early Settlement Copy of Surry and Ellsworth map, ca. 1880Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society Border Dispute Originally, Surry…

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Today

Surry Today Home to about 1,300 residents, Surry today is a vibrant town boasting an active, creative, and diverse citizenry, many of whom are…

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Surry by the Bay - Welcome

Welcome Come to SurryItem Contributed bySurry Historical Society Welcome to the Hancock County coastal community of Surry.

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Opera Company

Surry Opera Company Opera Company's Tenth Anniversary festival schedule, Surry, 1994Item Contributed bySurry Historical Society Text by Kate…

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Surry by the Bay - History of Surry

History of Surry Item Contributed bySurry Historical Society Text written by Lynn Bonsey, with sections adapted from Surry, Maine: An informal…

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Surry by the Bay - Sawmills of Cunningham Ridge

Sawmills of Cunningham Ridge Text by Bryan McLellan Images contributed by Wilbur and Marjorie Saunders through the Surry Historical Society From the…

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Surry by the Bay - Broadway by the Bay

Broadway by the Bay Playhouse, Surry, 1946Item Contributed bySurry Historical Society Surry Playhouse 1929-1938/1946-1953 Text by Kate…

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Surry by the Bay - Resources

Resources BOOKS Bonsey, Osmond C. Surry, Maine: An informal History, Surry Historical Society, 2003. Jellison, Connee.

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Surry by the Bay - Weathervane Dispute

Weathervane Dispute New Surry Grammar School, 1952Item Contributed bySurry Historical Society Text by Lynn Bonsey Images contributed by Surry…

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Surry by the Bay - Surry Village School

Surry Village School Text by Lynn Bonsey, with sections adapted from Surry, Maine: An informal History by Osmond C.

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Surry by the Bay - Late Twentieth Century

Late Twentieth Century Scenic view of Patten Bay, Surry, ca. 1960Item Contributed bySurry Historical Society Changes By 1950, Surry's…

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Surry by the Bay - Nineteenth Century

Nineteenth Century 'Melissa Trask,' 1884Item Contributed byMaine Historical Society Shipbuilding Seafaring enterprises played a major role in…

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Surry by the Bay - About The Project

About The Project Our team is comprised of Surry Elementary School, the Surry Historical Society, and several Surry residents.

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Beniah Harding

… 17.07 Since you mentioned the war, did you get enlisted? I was working in Washington after graduating from Colby, and I received a notice from…

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Thomaston: The Town that Went to Sea - Tillson Testimonial

… book describes how many soldiers from Thomaston enlisted in the war. It also tells about how Perez Henry Tillson was one of the first soldiers to…

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Biddeford History & Heritage Project - The Civil War/Reconstruction Era as Experienced in Biddeford & Saco - Page 13 of 17

… in order to support the families of those with enlisted Soldiers. Women and men who remained home started a Soldier Relief Society, and supplies…

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