Odds and Ends

Ann Cushman provides a marvelous resource of odds and ends and tidbits and stuff from the unusual to the amusing. In between, you might find a clue or a new source of information to aid your research.


When you’re looking for ancestors from certain towns or don’t know where they came from, don’t forget the Maine Registers. You may find them listed as town fathers or listed under certain occupations. Look at the description of the town. For example, New Vineyard in Franklin County was settled by folks from Martha’s Vineyard, MA.