Monday, November 21, 2011

1870s autograph album of Estelle May Cole, Ferry Village, Maine


1870s autograph album of Estelle May Cole of Ferry Village, Maine, presented to her by Maggie Pillsbury.



Estelle May Cole was born 29 July 1863, the daughter of Rotheus Marcellus Cole and Margaret Alice (Allen) Cole.  


Her paternal grandparents were William and Lupira (Spaulding or Spalding) Cole.  Her maternal grandparents were Jacob and Alice (Willis) Allen.


On 14 April 1886 at Portland, Maine, Estelle married Willis Bryant Moulton, who was one of the signers in her autograph album.   


He was born 3 July 1862 at Cornish, Maine, the son of David O. and Mehitable Perry (Wormwood) Moulton.  


His paternal grandparents were Samuel and Nancy (Towle) Moulton.  His maternal grandparents were James and Mehitable (Perry) Wormwood.


Willis' father David O. Moulton, also signed a page in the album and indicated he was Estelle's teacher.






Also signing pages in the album were Estelle's brothers Albert, Arthur and Herbert and sister Ada.  Arthur signed several pages.   Estelle had another brother, Fred, but he apparently didn't sign in her album.













A complete list of the signers, in alpha order, not page order, below.  Scans of all the pages are at the Maine & Maritime Canada Genealogy Network.



Julia Boultenhouse, Ferry Village, Maine [click her name to see a previous blog post about her; her page at the Maine & Maritime Canada Genealogy network]
Mary A. Campbell, Charlestown, Massachusetts
Nellie Campbell
L. H. Clark, Ferry Village, Maine
Lizzie F. Coffen, Ferry Village, Maine
Albert A. Cole, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine
Arthur W. Cole, Ferry Village, Maine
Arthur Cole [may be the same person as above]
Arthur Willis Cole [may be same person as those above], Ferry Village, Maine
Estelle May Cole, Ferry Village, Maine
Herbert A. Cole
Minnie A. Doughty, Ferry Village, Maine
W. H. Gardner, Ferry Village, Maine
Alice M. Hamilton, Ferry Village, Maine
Fred L. Harington, Cape Elizabeth, Maine [middle initial could be "S"]
Fannie Henley
Lizzie May Henley, Ferry Village, Maine
Allie S. Higgins
Harry S. Higgins
Hattie A. Hutchins, Ferry Village, Maine
Lizzie E. Jackson, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine
Lizzie S. Jackson, Ferry Village, Maine
David C. Jacobs, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine
Addie Kelley, Ferry Village, Maine
D. A. Kincaid, Cape Elizabeth Ferry, Maine
Winnie E. Lee [could be Minnie]
May McIntire, Ferry Village, Maine
Annie Mosher
Carrie S. Mosher, Cape Elizabeth, Maine
David O. Moulton, Falmouth, Maine
Willis B. Moulton, Ferry Village, Maine [Estelle's future husband]
Ella Murray, Ferry Village, Maine
Maggie L. Oliver ["schoolmate", so she probably lived at Ferry Village, Maine]
Hattie A.Paige, Ferry Village, Maine [not sure about middle initial]
Nettie S. Parker
Lizzie M. Pettingill
Maggie Pillsbury [presenter on presentation page]
Albert H. Pratt, Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Lillie A. Proctor, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine
Sadie B. Richards, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine [she would later marry another signer, Charlie A. Studley]
Frank Ross, Ferry Village, Maine
Eben Simonton, Ferry Village, Maine
John H. Smith, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine
Addie Soule, Lewiston, Maine
Alice M. Spear, Ferry Village, Maine
Georgia A. Spear
Georgie A. Spear [may be the same person as above], Ferry Village, Maine
Helen A. Spear, Ferry Village, Maine
Mary D. Spear
R. H. Spear, Ferry Village, Maine
Charlie A. Studley, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine [would later marry Sadie B. Richards, above]
Carrie A. Thompson, Cape Elizabeth, Maine
Nellie Thurrell ["schoolmate", so probably Ferry Village, Maine]
A. J. Tilton
Elva B. Tilton, Ferry Village, Maine
Edith May Trefethen,
Ellie Upton, Ferry Village, Maine
Stephen Upton, Cape Elizabeth Ferry, Maine
Dora Wallace, Ferry Village, Maine
Robert Willey, Ferry Village, Maine [not sure of his name]
Arthur Willis, Maine
Albert Woodbury, Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village, Maine
Rosamond M. York, Ferry Village, Maine

In the three montage pages:
1)
Nellie Brewer, Ferry Village, Maine
Cora Bell Cole, Ferry Village, Maine
Ada C. Cole, Ferry Village, Maine
M. A. Cole, Ferry Village, Maine
Georgie Spear, Ferry Village, Maine

2)  
Lizzie H. Clark, Ferry Village, Maine
Walter S. Sawyer, Cape Elizabeth Ferry, Maine
Stephen Upton, Cape Elizabeth Ferry, Maine

3)  
Lizzie H. Clark, Ferry Village, Maine
Ada C. Cole, Ferry Village, Maine
Alice M. Cole
Estelle May Cole, Ferry Village, Maine
Minnie Doughty

Ferry Village, in South Portland, Maine:


Stock Graphic: Maine Cape Elizabeth Ferry Village Buzzells Hill Point…

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