Maine & Maritime Canada Genealogy

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Surnames Starting with H

Surnames starting with H

Hadley, Estelle Morton, born 1901 at Jackson, Maine; m. Frederick Everett Stevens, Jr. 

Hagen, Virginia Winston, born 1899 New York; m. Alvin Devereux, born 1889 Glenwood Springs, Colorado; they summered at Devereux Point, North Perry, Maine


Haley, Thomas, Topsfield Maine

Haley, T. of Biddeford, Maine - autograph in an 1860s album, possibly Dr. Thomas Haley, DMD


Hall, Frank - photographs of a Frank Hall, a Mildred Grant and a Sadie Grant


Hall, John Frederick or Frederick John, b. 1840 Rockland, Maine; m. Isabell Burton, b. abt 1843, Maine

Hallett, Edward T., ship builder and chandler of Lubec, Maine - his 1850s ledger


Ham, Charles Sumner, b. 1871 Cambridge, Maine (1915/1916 card from the Flat School, Cambridge, Maine showing him as a School Director); m. Alta Ethel Morrill, b 1875 Cambridge, Maine


Ham, Dwight B., b. abt 1904 Maine (card showing him as a student in 1915/1916 at the Flat School, Cambridge, Maine); m. Elena A. Littlefield, b. 1899 at Parkman, Maine

Hamlin, Eliza Knight, born 1843 Sweden, Maine; married William Horatio King - her 1878 autograph album

Hamlin, Grace A., b. 1909 at Brownville, Maine; m. Eugene Swain; see Grace's c1920 schoolpaper

Hammond, Elora Mabel, born 1873 at Hampden, Maine; m. John Edwin Henry; Mabel's 1890/1891 autograph album


Handy, Emma M., b. 1853 Prospect Harbor, Maine; m. Luere Babson Deasy, b. 1859 Gouldsboro, Maine (graduation exercises from Eastern State Normal School, Castine, Maine showing Luere Babson Deasy as Class of 1881 Valedictorian)


Handy, Dr. George Warren, b. 1843 New York; m. Hannah Augusta Haskell, b. 1843 Garland, Maine; they started the ranch Glen Una at Los Gatos, California

Hanly, Felicitas of Bristol, Maine - her 1839+ autograph album from before and after her marriage to John Rafter


Hannigan, Ruth Marion, b. 1897 at Fitchburg, Massachusetts; m. Henry Hutchins Baker, b. 1893 at Yarmouth, Maine

Hanscom, Flora L. of East Machias, Maine; m. Austin H. Pettigrew of Machiasport, Maine; Flora's 1897 notebook from teaching at Machiasport, Maine

Hanscom, John of Saco, Maine - 1851 credit slip addressed to Mr. Hubbard

Hanson Family of New Brunswick Colony; also New Brunswick, Canada

Hardin, Narcissa, "Nettie", of Chelsea, Massachusetts; married Enoch Lowell; lived at Saco, Maine


Harmon, Frank Leslie of Waldo County, Maine; husband of Ella Florence Whitcomb

Harriman, Mary R. of Porter, Maine, and New Hampshire - her 1884 and 1885 letters to Mrs. Mary A. Moore at Silver Lake, New Hampshire.  Mary R. Harriman married 1) James B. Knox; 2) Samuel Runnels

Harrington, Eliza Ann, born Eastport, Maine, 1820, daughter of Elijah and Martha (Sadler or Newell) Harrington - see photographs of her Albert Thomas Snow and wife Nettie E. Bliss


Harrington, Eliza Caroline, b. 1798 Antigonish, Nova Scotia; m. Samuel Bartlett Wadsworth, b. 1791 Portland

Harrington, Harrison Loring, "Harry", leader of the Island City Minstrels - 1894 autograph album with sketches

Harris, Fred - 1914 commencement issue of the Signet of Dexter High School, Dexter, Maine dedicated to him as he died in March 1914.

Harrison, F. W., photo by a Sackville NB studio

Hartshorn, John A., b abt 1842 Swanville, Maine; a corporal in Company A, 19th Maine Infantry; d. May 1864

Harvey, Georgia E., born about 1881 at Winn, Maine; m. Herman William Johnson - Georgie's 1890 autograph album


Haskell, Alice, born Aug 1870/71 in Maine, daughter of Henry & Lorinda Haskell


Haskell, Alice Weaver, born 1883, Deer Isle, Maine; dau Jasper Webster Haskell


Haskell, Hannah Augusta, b. 1843 Garland, Maine; m. Dr. George Warren Handy, b. 1843, New York; they started ranch Glen Una in Los Gatos, California


Haskell, Lucia, b. abt 1859, Maine; m. Archibald Gee, b. abt 1862 at Orono, Maine (Lucia's name in 1881 graduation exercises at Eastern State Normal School)

Hasty Family , Machias Maine, Cabinet Photos

Hasty, Adelbert William, born 1889 Machias, Maine - 1918 PC from France

Hatch, Bion B. of Willimantic, Maine; his wife Amy E. (Robbins) Hatch family Bible; kept through her marriages to 1) Charles Hatch; 2) Bion B. Hatch; 3) John Walter Sears

Hatch, Charles of Corinth, Maine; his wife Amy E. (Robbins) Hatch family Bible; kept through her marriages to 1) Charles Hatch; 2) Bion B. Hatch; 3) John Walter Sears

Hatch, William A. of Waterville, Maine area - CDV taken in Louisiana while he was serving in the Civil War

Hathaway, George, born 1805 Conway, New Hampshire - his 1847 letter from Addison Point, Maine, to Leonard Fitz-Edward Jarvis at Ellsworth, Maine

Hathaway, Justus of Medway, Maine; letter written by Justus the father or Justus the son in 1864 to Atty Joshua Chamberlain at Brewer, Maine, regarding purchase of the Fisher Farm on the East Branch of the Penobscot River

Hatheway Family of New Brunswick, Canada


Hawkes, Micajah Collins, relating to his service in War of 1812

Hawkes, Orrin, born 1879, Maine; married Bertha W. Baston


Hayden, Aaron, b. 1775, Massachusetts; noted citizen of Eastport, Maine; m. Ruth Richards Jones, b. 1778 Massachusetts

Hayer, Conradof Waldoboro, Maine; likely the earliest born person to be photographed


Heal, James Henry, b 1868 possibly Searsmont, Maine; m. Vanetta E. Ogier, b. 1870 Camden, Maine

Heald, Marietta of Sumner, Maine - her April 1865 letter to brother Albert Heald, serving with 9th Maine Infantry at Washington, D.C. - her reaction to Lincoln's assassination


Heard, Carlos Clayton, b. 1875, Biddeford, Maine - scan of page he signed in autograph book of Mamie Libby, 1889.

Heard, Ira - Ira Hurd - of Berwick and Sanford, Maine - 1849 credit slip addressed to Mr. Hubbard


Heath, Alvan M. C., born about 1829, Windsor, Maine; d. 1862 from injuries received at Battle of Fredericksburg; m. Sarah Hinkley Philbrook, b. 1831, Fairfield, Maine


Heb, Nicholas Harris, b. 1875 Nova Scotia; lived Florida; died St. Navaire, France 1918

Hellier Family of Bangor, Maine

Hemenway, Family of Massachusetts and Maine, their Bible 

Henward Family of Eastport, Maine

Hersey, Caleb Jr. of Pembroke, Maine; m. Eliza DeForest

Hersey, Isaiah, b 1744 at Hingham, Massachusetts; died 1831 at Dennysville, Maine - death notice in Salem Gazette

Hersom, Mabel Alice, born 1861 at Springvale, Maine; m. Charles B. Perkins; her 1870s-1890s autograph album

Hewes, W. H., a student at the Abbott School at Farmington, Maine - his 1862 letter home 


Hibbard, Francis, b. abt 1811 Halifax, Nova Scotia; moved to St. George, New Brunswick; Member of Legislature Council, lumbering, mining, logging interests.  Married 1) Clarissa Christopher 2) Urania Gillmor


Hicks, Evelyn Eliza, b abt 1872 Robbinston, Maine; m. Walter F. Anderson; see Evelyn's 1880s/1890s autograph album

Higgins Family of Mount Desert Island, Maine

Higgins, Amanda A., born 1841, Bangor, Maine - her 1858-1863 autograph album - m. Thomas Low Libbey of Gray, Maine


Higgins, Frances Margaret, b. 1859; m. George Albert Pierce; d. 1936 Saint John, New Brunswick

Higgins, Hannah Susan & husband George Albert Ryder of Milo, Maine - photograph of them as an elderly couple

Higgins, John H. (1849-1922 at Saint John, New Brunswick)


Higgins, Joseph Fredrick, b. 1913, Cambridge, Massachusetts; m. Margaret Mary Wilson, b. 1911, Boston, Massachusetts

Higgins, Lucy Victoria b abt 1865, dau Nathan and Sarah (Campbell) Higgins; m. James Elijah Pierce

Higgins, Malinda, b 1860 dau of Nathan and Sarah (Campbell) Higgins; m. William Abells

Higgins, Margaret Frances, b 1889 at Saint John NB, daughter of Nathan Augustus Higgins II and Sarah Ann (Kyle) Higgins; m. William Argy 

Higgins, Richard - descendants of Richard Higgins who emigrated from England or Northern Ireland to Plymouth Colony abt 1633 or earlier; at Eastham on Cape Cod, 1644.

Higgins, Samuel Nathaniel, b abt 1892 son of Nathan Augustus Higgins II and Sarah Ann (Kyle) Higgins; m. Mary Ann B. Cabrey or Carberry

Higgins, Sarah Elizabeth, b. 1854 Saint John NB, dau of Nathan and Sarah (Campbell) Higgins

Hill, Jacob of Minot, Maine, and Portland, Maine - owned Gazette of Maine and Portland Advertiser in the 1820s - 1826 letter

Hill, Sarah E., b1833 Upper Mills, New Brunswick; m. George Albert Lowell, born 1831 Milltown, Calais, Maine

Hill, William T., born 1845 at St. Stephen, New Brunswick; m. Sarah Waite Sawyer, born 1845 at Calais, Maine; she died at sea on Schooner Georgia Todd, of which her husband was Captain - article about sinking

Hilling, John, artist, born about 1823 in England - and his daughter Lizzie A. Hilling, signed page in autograph album at Wells, Maine

Hills, Reuben & Sarah (Currier) - their Family Bible that passed to their son Josiah and wife Mehitable (Peabody) - Union, Maine


Hilton, Minnie F. (see a 1909 letter to Minnie from her mother), b. abt 1881, Wells, Maine; m. Orin E. Allen, b. 1881, South Berwick, Maine

Hinckley - see also Hinkley

Hinckley, Floyd C. , or Hinkley, of Skowhegan, Maine - scenes of his farm in the 1929-1930s photograph album of his maternal niece Eleanor Frances Foss of Melrose, Massachusetts


Hinds, Annie Dow, b. 1852 Maine; m. Charles Jarvis Chapman, b. 1848 Bethel, Maine


Hinds, Martha Elizabeth, b. 1898 at East Livermore, Maine; d. 1918 at Fairfield, Maine

Hinkley, Mary Sutherland, born at Alton, Maine, wife of Hervey Daniel Foss - two photo albums with many photos of Maine relatives in Alton, Bangor, Millinocket and Hancock

Hoar, Wallace - see Wallace Homer, listed below under Homer

Hoback, Alfred, Virginia born man who served at Fort Sullivan, Eastport, Maine, and married New Brunswick native Margaret Beatrix Somerton

Hobart, Nathaniel - his name on an 1804 Freeport, Maine, document; names also of Jacob Reed and J. Stockbridge

Hobbs, Porter Arlon, born 1898 at Springvale in Sanford, Maine; - his photograph at age 14

Hodgkin, Jonathan (1795-1876) of south Lewiston, Maine - his diary of 1829-1833

Hodgkin, Thomas (1778-1855) of Lewiston, Maine - his diary from 1809 on

Hodsdon, John L., Adj. General of Maine during the Civil War - 1870 letter

Hodge Familyof Allan's Island, Lamaline, Newfoundland

Holman, Lona M. of Dixfield, Maine - her 1908-1911 autograph album 

Holway, Barnabas, Jr., born 1819 at Sandwich, Massachusetts - photos of Barnabas and wife Mary Ann (Dillingham) Holway

Homer, Wallace, born 1861 at Monson, Maine - his 1880+ autograph album


Hopkins, Charles W., likely of Rockland, Maine area - his 15 September 1862 letter from Virginia while serving in Co. B of Maine 4th Regiment

Hopkins, Minnie Ruth, born 1862 at Orland, Maine;  m. Augustin Mason; Minnie's 1870s autograph album

Houghton, Amory McLellanof Bath, Maine - 1873 letter to him, while he was on a voyage, from friend John Owen Patten at Bath


Houghton, Partman, b. 1806, Massachusetts; m. Olinda Ann Prince, b. 1807, Eastport, Maine; ran Gleason & Houghton (see letter)


Houghton, Sarah, b. 1836; m. Andrew Harrington Bibber (Civil War CDV), b 1836 Lubec, Maine


Houston, Gertrude Esme, b. 1893 Maine; m. Alby Alton Brann, b. 1901 

Houston, Hannah, who married Capt. Charles Wording - Belfast, Maine; her 1877 letter to her brother Benjamin Franklin Houston at Orono, Maine

Hovey, Alfred J. - Alfred J. Hovey of Machias died at age 20 - notice in Portland Gazette, issue of 29 October 1822


Howard, Frank Edwin of Belfast, Maine and Medford, Massachusetts

Howard, William L., born abt 1805 Machias, Maine; ran lumber camps in Robbinston, Calais and New Brunswick

Howe, Timothy Otis - born 1816 at Livermore, Maine; became Wisconsin Senator and US Postmaster General


Hubbard, Oscar William, b. 1874 Pawtucket, Rhode Island; m. Susie Thresa Dunn, b. 1880 Haynesville, Maine

Hubbard of the Sanford, Maine, or Saco, Maine area - possibly James Hubbard - 1849-1851 credit slips from various people: Heard, Witham, Hanscom, Weld, Philpot


Hudson, Sarah Love, (photo), b. 1825 Portland, Maine; m. Timothy Everett, b. 1819 Gouldsboro, Maine

Hughey, Abbie, born 1870 at Moose River, Maine - her 1880s autograph album

Humphries, Ernest Rogers, son of Anthony Humphries, b. Calais, Maine 1852


Hupper, Roscoe Henderson, b 1883 at Thomaston, Maine; photograph taken while student at University of Maine.  Became a noted admiralty lawyer at New York City

Hurd, Ira, or more likely Ira Heard - of Berwick and Sanford, Maine - 1849 credit slip addressed to Mr. Hubbard


Hutchins, William Harold, b. 1891 Fowler, New York (father was Maine native); m. Hazel May Weymouth, b. 1895 Freeman Plantation, Maine


Hutchinson, Laura Beatrice, b. 1901 Mason, Maine; m. Harland J. Shaw, b. abt 1906, Maine

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