View at the Junction of Free and Congress Streets, Portland, Maine

Francis Waldo

Francis Waldo (1728-1784) was the son of Brigadier-General Samuel and Lucy Waldo, and brother of Colonel Samuel, Hannah, and Ralph.  In a deed …

Portrait of Colonel Samuel Waldo, attributed to John Singleton Copley (American, 1738-1815)

Colonel Samuel Waldo

Colonel Samuel Waldo (1721-1770) was the son of Brigadier-General Samuel and Lucy Waldo, and brother of Francis, Hannah, and Ralph.  In a …

Brigadier-General Samuel Waldo

Brigadier-General Samuel Waldo was a major player in 18th century Maine/Massachusetts colonial politics.  He was the father of Samuel Waldo, Jr. and …

Map of Stroudwater, Maine ca 1865

Map of Stroudwater, Maine ca. 1865?

Update 11/14/2017: a fellow researcher put some annotations to the map regarding buildings that no longer exist. Based upon this research, the …

Moses Pearson, 1697 – 1778

The mortal Remains of MOSES PEARSON ESQr. who departed this Life the 5th day of June A.D. 1778. in the 82d Year …

Mount Moriah Cemetery Gatehouse

Mount Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA

Mount Moriah Cemetery is the largest cemetery in the city Philadelphia, located at 6201 Kingsessing Ave, Philadelphia, PA.   It has considerable acreage …

Mining image via Wikimedia Commons

Data Mining in Genealogy

In this paper, I will suggest that the application of data mining to large data sets and repositories of genealogical information, along …