Currently ResearchingI am currently researching my lineage to Benjamin Foss and his wife Sarah Mitchell of Machias, Maine.
- Genealogy (3)
- Genealogy Software (1)
- Genealogy Websites (2)
- Maine (20)
- Military (4)
- Photo (1)
- Surnames (20)
- Uncategorized (3)
Error: Twitter did not respond. Please wait a few minutes and refresh this page.
Author Archives: Shaun P Smith
This week I am documenting a little bit about Israel Foss. Israel was the son of Benjamin and Sarah (Mitchell) Foss. I believe that I am a descendant of Benjamin through Israel. So I am going to flip through the … Continue reading
Massachusetts soldiers and sailors of the Revolutionary War is a set of books that contain the soldiers and sailors that lived in Massachusetts and Maine. Remember Maine was part of Massachusetts and did not become a state until 1820. I … Continue reading
Well the mystery has been solved. I have found a birth record for Sarah Mitchell who was the wife of Benjamin Foss. I found the record in the Vital Records of Brunswick, Maine. I ended up looking in these records … Continue reading
This week I thought I would try to find out a little more about the wife of Benjamin Foss, Sarah Mitchell. Especially since there is a discrepancy with the Machias books stating her name is Sarah Getchell versus Sarah Mitchell. … Continue reading
This week I made a trip back to Google Books to see if I could find a birth record for Benjamin Foss. I still have not found a birth record. However, I did find church baptism records for him and … Continue reading