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Martha Ellen Edwards



Father: Mother:



Charles Edwards
Eliza Stone

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

6/16/1842 Otisfield ME

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Nathaniel Scribner Wight 8/18/1860 Otisfield ME Joseph Wight Love Scribner

Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:

7/21/1832 Otisfield ME 1/7/1887 Harrison ME

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Ellen Wight 3/15/1863
3/15/1863
Nellie May Wight 12/17/1865

















Comments:

Family located: Harrison ME; Bridgton ME
Occupation:

A history of the ancestors of Mr. Wight may be found in "The Wights," a record of Thomas Wight of Dedham and Medfield, and his decendants, by William Ward Wight (1890).

Other Info:

Nellie Wight m 5/25/1897 Charles L Brown of Bridgton ME; m 1/12/1929 Edgar L Mayberry of Bridgton ME

Census:

1870 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Wight Joseph    63    Farmer    500    200    ME
_____ Love    64    Keeping House    ME
_____ Nathaniel S    39    Farmer    1000    800    ME
_____ Martha E    28    Keeping House    ME
_____ Mary E    4    ME

1880 Harrison (Cumberland) ME
Wight Joseph    73    Clergyman    12mos unemp    ME    MA    MA
_____ Love B    74    Wife    Housekeeping    ME    ME    ME
_____ Nathaniel S    47    Farmer    ME    ME    ME
_____ Martha E    37    Wife    Housekeeping    ME    ME    ME
_____ Nellie M    14    Daughter    at home    ME    ME    ME

1900 Town of Bridgton (Cumberland) ME
Brown Charles    Dec 13 1835    M 3    ME    ME    ME    Farmer
_____ Nellie M    Dec 17    1867    ME    ME    ME
Wight Martha E    Mother    June 16 1842    Wd    ME    ME    ME
8 unrelated boarders in household, all students

1920 Bridgton (Cumberland) ME
Wight Martha    77    Wd    ME    ME    ME    none
Brown Nellie    Daughter    54    ME    ME    ME    none

Online:

For more information about the ancestors of Nathaniel Scribner Wight, see this section of The Wight Family Genealogy.