|Birth: ||Apr., 1851|
Emily P. Holmes-Durgan-Brown.
Emily P. Holmes is the Daughter of Jonathan Holmes and Susan Abilgail Ames. Emily was born April 1851.
Jonathan Holmes(her father) was born April 7th 1808 in Machias, Maine and was a farmer. Susan Abigail Ames (sometimes called Abigail) was born abt 1815 in Maine. Jonathan was the son of James Holmes May 9th 1769 in Machias, Maine and Sarah Berry born Feb 6th 1773 also in Machais.
Jonathan and Susan(Emily's parents) had 6 children:
Susan A. Holmes born abt 1835, Abram A born abt 1839, Margaret J born abt 1841, William Edward born Nov. 29, 1848, Emily P. (this page) and Sada L. born Dec. 1853 (all children born in Machiasport, Washington, Maine.
James Holmes and Sarah Berry (Emily's Grandparents) both died in Machiasport. and they had 13 children. I could go on and on, as this is a great site.
Emily P. Holmes first married Peter Durgan. They had 6 children: Annie M born abt 1874, Louisa M born abt 1877, Sadie E. born Dec. 5th 1881, Henry Talbot born March 23, 1884, Arthur L. born April 1886 and Charles Raymond born March 22, 1888. All Children were born in Machiasport, Washington, Maine.
Emily P. Durgan in June of 1900 was working in a Sardine Factory as a packer.
After Peter's death she married
Sanford R. Brown on Jan 25 1901 in Machiasport, Washington, Maine when she was 50 yrs old.
Sanford R. Brown was 53 and the son of Joseph and Rachael Brown.
Thanks 47243262 for helping to find her and the info about her.
Abigail Holmes (____ - 1875)
Peter Durgan (1835 - 1895)*
Maintained by: Jo E
Originally Created by: Seamus Morrison
Record added: Jul 24, 2012
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