1 May 1866
Monmouth, Maine, USA
1867 - January 1 – The Covington–Cincinnati Suspension Bridge opens between Cincinnati, Ohio and Covington, Kentucky in the United States, becoming the longest single-span bridge in the world.
www.wikipedia.org - January 1, 1867
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: Sewell Wadsworth
estimated birth year: 1865
age in 1870: 5y
color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White
home in 1870: Maine, United States
Household Gender Age
Elias Wadsworth M 49y
Diana Wadsworth F 44y
Francisco Wadsworth M 24y
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
1870 to 1871 - Franco-Prussian War, ending in French defeat, loss of Alsace-Lorraine and end of the Second Empire
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.
rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~wygenweb/ timeline.htm - March 1, 1872
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
1880 Monmouth, Kennebec, Maine
name: Sewell M. Wadsworth
residence: Monmouth, Kennebec, Maine
birthplace: Maine, United States
relationship to head: Son
father's name: Elias H. Wadsworth
father's birthplace: Maine, United States
mother's name: Diania...Read MORE...
24 January 1883
Monmouth, Maine, USA
Monmouth Center Cemetery Monmouth Kennebec County Maine, USA
Wadsworth, E. H., (father),
Aug. 19, 1821 - July 10, 1893.
Mar. 11, 1826 - Jan. 12, 1892.
Wadsworth, Abby C.,
d. April 24, 1851,
AEt 1 yr. 6 mo.
d. May 4, 1865,
AEt 14 yrs.
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