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Diantha Jane Morse



Father: Mother:



Marcus Morse
Caroline Edwards

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

11/8/1833
Otisfield ME
10/4/1889
Otisfield ME

Married:

Name: Marriage Date: Marriage Location: Father: Mother:
Joseph Perley Wight
5/12/1853

James Wight
Permilla R Dunham

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

3/16/1829 Otisfield ME
3/24/1905
Otisfield ME

Child(ren):

Name: Birth Date: Birth Location: Death Date: Death Location:
Clara E Wight
9/18/1854
Otisfield ME


Caroline M Wight
1/8/1857
Otisfield ME



Other Info:

Clara E Wight m 3/19/1881 Edwin Augustus Barton b 9/21/1837 s of Ebenezer Barton and Mary J Cook
Cyrus M Barton b 3/23/1883 Casco ME d 1946 m Marjorie Stone
[male] Barton d 9/22/1884 @ 3 days
Mae G Barton b 9/1886 d 1958 m Herbert C "Perley" McAllister

Census:

1860 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Joseph P Wight    31    Post Master    500    100    Otisfield ME
Diantha J    “     26    Otisfield ME
Clara E “     5    Otisfield ME
Caroline M “ 3    Otisfield ME

1870 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Wight Joseph P    41    Farmer    1000    427    ME
_____ Diantha J    36    Keeping House    ME
_____ Clarra E    15    At Home    ME
_____ Caroline    13    At Home    ME

1880 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Wight Joseph P    51    Farmer    ME    ME    ME
_____ Diantha J    46    Wife    Keeping house    ME    ME    ME
_____ Clara E    25    Daughter    at home    ME    ME    ME
_____ Caroline M    23    Daughter    at home    ME    ME    ME
Morse Caroline    66    Mother in law    Widowed    at home    ME    ME    ME

1900 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Wight Joseph P    Mar 1829    Wd    ME    ME    ME    Farmer
Wood Peter    S in law    Feb 1860    M 10    Canada    Canada    Canada    Day Laborer
_____ Carrie M    Daughter    Feb 1857    M 10    1    1    ME    ME    ME
Foster Georgie L    G Daughter    June 1882    S    ME    ME    ME    House Maid

1910 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Wood Peter    50    M1 19    Can    Can    Can    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Carrie M    53    M1 19    1    1    ME    ME    ME    none
Foster Georgie L    Step Daughter    28    S    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Otisfield (Cumberland) ME
Wood Peter    59    M    Canada    Canada    Canada    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Caroline M    62    M    ME    ME    ME    none

1900 Casco (Cumberland) ME
Barton Edwin A    Sept 1837    M 19    ME    ME    ME    Farmer
_____ Clara E    Sept 1855    M 19    3    2    ME    ME    ME
_____ Robinson P    Son    July 1872    S    ME    ME    ME    Carpenter
_____ Cyrus M    Son    Mar 1833    S    ME    ME    ME    Farm Laborer
_____ Mae G    Daughter    Sept 1886    S    ME    ME    ME    At School

1910 Casco (Cumberland) ME
Barton Edwin A    72    Wd    ME    ME    ME    Farmer    General Farm
_____ Cyrus M    Son    27    S    ME    ME    ME    Farm laborer    Home farm
_____ May G    Daughter    23    S    ME    ME    ME    none

1920 Casco (Cumberland) ME
McAllister Herbert C    36    M    ME    ME    ME    Farmer    general
_____ Mae G    33    M    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Marie G    Daughter    8    S    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Cecil J    son    2 4/12    S    ME    ME    ME    none
Barton Edwin A    father in law    82    Wd    ME    ME    ME    none
_____ Frank F    Brother in law    53    S    ME    ME    ME    laborer    farm

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Published History/Genealogy:

Joseph Perley Wight ... hung himself in his shop with a trace chain.
Source: History of Otisfield by William Samuel Spurr; Reprinted by the Town of Otisfield, 2nd edition