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Diana Bailey was born 11 March 1826
in Richmond, Maine, USA.
was the child of
She married Elias Howard Wadsworth
in Hallowell, Maine, USA
The couple had (at least) 9 children.
Elias Howard Wadsworth
was born 19 August 1820
in Litchfield, Maine, USA
He died 10 July 1893
in Sabattus, Maine, USA
Diana Bailey died 12 January 1892
in Monmouth, Maine, USA.
Diana Bailey married Elias Howard Wadsworth-- Date: 1845 Place: Hallowell, Maine, USA Name: Dianah Bailey Gender: Female Spouse: Elias Wadsworth Spouse Gender: Male Marriage Date: 1845 Registration Place: Hallowell, Kennebec, Maine, USA
Ancestry.com. Maine, Marriage Records, 1713-1937 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Maine Marriage Records, 1705-1922. Augusta, Maine: Maine State Archives.
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Children: Francis Wadsworth (b.2 March 1846, Hallowell, Maine, USA d. 14 December 1916, Winthrop, Maine, USA)
Lucy Ellen Wadsworth (b.12 December 1847, Monmouth, Maine, USA d. 11 August 1919, Sabattus, Maine, USA )
Abby C Wadsworth (b.12 November 1849, Monmouth, Maine, USA d. 24 April 1851, Monmouth, Maine, USA)
Aaron Wadsworth (b.25 July 1851, Monmouth, Maine, USA d. 4 May 1865, Monmouth, Maine, USA)
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1839 - January 2 – First photograph of the Moon taken by photographer Louis Daguerre.
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1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).
1870 - Maine has a mail carrier, now 76 years of age, who has carried the mail daily from North Monmouth to Monmouth Centre for twenty-one years, and has missed but one trip during that time.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - January 29, 1870
1870 Monmouth, Kennebec, Maine name: Diana Wadsworth estimated birth year: 1826 gender: Female age in 1870: 44y color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White birthplace: Maine home in 1870: Maine, United States Household Gender Age Elias Wadsworth M 49y Diana Wadsworth F 44y Francisco Wadsworth M 24y Lucy ...Read MORE...
1870 - France declares war on Prussia and Emperor Napoleon III is overthrown
1870 - A cable dispatch on the 28th says the Pope has issued a special elimination against the Fenians, both in America and Ireland.
St Joseph Herald - Saint Joseph, Michigan - February 5, 1870
1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park. March 1 – Yellowstone National Park (once dubbed "Colter's Hell" after John Colter, of the Lewis & Clark Expedition) is established as the world's first national park.
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1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875 United States federal law enacted during the Reconstruction Era that guaranteed African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and prohibited exclusion from jury...Read MORE...
1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn: 300 men of the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer are wiped out by 5,000 Lakota, Cheyenne and Arapaho led by Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse. www.wikipedia.org - June 25, 1876
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1880 Monmouth, Kennebec, Maine name: Diania Wadsworth residence: Monmouth, Kennebec, Maine birthdate: 1827 birthplace: Maine, United States relationship to head: Wife spouse's name: Elias H. Wadsworth spouse's birthplace: Maine, United States father's name: father's birthplace: Maine, United States mother's...Read MORE...
1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.
1884 - August 10 – A severe earthquake, magnitude 5.5, (intensity VII) occurs off the northeast Atlantic coast of the United States. The area affected extends from central Virginia to southern Maine, and west as far as Cleveland.
Monmouth Center Cemetery Monmouth Kennebec County Maine, USA
Center Cemetery Main Street Monmouth, Maine
Wadsworth, E. H., (father), Aug. 19, 1821 - July 10, 1893. (Civil War)
Wadsworth, Diana, his wife, Mar. 11, 1826 - Jan. 12, 1892.
Wadsworth, Abby C., d. April 24, 1851, AEt 1 yr. 6 mo.
Wadsworth, Aaron, d. May 4, 1865, AEt 14 yrs.
Wadsworth, Frank, b. Sept. 25, 1858 - d. Feb. 5, 1908.
Wadsworth, Sewall M., son of E. H. & D. Wadsworth, b. May 1, 1866 - d. Jan. 24, 1883.
sons and daus. of E. H. & D. Wadsworth
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