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George Armstrong Custer Knight

George Armstrong Custer Knight

William Custer Knight (View posts)
Posted: 1064344635000
Classification: Query
Looking for information or relatives on the following Past Vermont Residents...

George Armstrong Custer Knight
B: 28 Sep 1876 North Hero,Grand Isle Vermont
D: 19 Sep 1972 Melrose,Middlesex,Massachusetts

George Married
Cora Ellen Richards
B: 1 Jul 1875 Pine Point, Cumberland, Maine
(Not positive of place of birth or Maiden name could also be Newcomb)

They had 4 children..
Dorothy Elizabeth Knight B: 8 Jun 1902 North Hero,Vt
Richard Custer Knight B: 2 Nov 1904 Melrose,Ma
William Edward Knight B: 25 Feb 1908 Melrose,Ma
Mary Ellen Knight B: 8 Oct 1913 Melrose,Ma

Any information will be greatly appreciated..
William Custer Knight
williamknight57@yahoo.com

Re: George Armstrong Custer Knight

Posted: 1064499286000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Richard, Richards, Webster, Burnham, Snow, Knight
William -

My husband was born and raised in Portland, Cumberland, Maine. We currently do not live there, but we are somewhat familiar with the geography of the area.

Regarding Cora Ellen, Pine Point, Cumberland, ME is actually considered to be a part of the town of Scarborough. I then checked the 1880 census for Cumberland County, Maine on Ancestry.com for a 5 year old named Cora with no last name entered. I found a Cora Richard living in the household of John W. Webster in Scarborough, Cumberland, ME.

Here is the entire household listing:
Last, First, Race, Sex, Age, Birthplace, Occupation, Father's Birthplace, Mother's Birthplace

Webster, John W., W, M, 34, NH, keeping of town farm, NH, NH
Webster, Catherine B., W, F, 34, ME , keeping house, ME, ME
Skillings, Staloria, W, F, 70, ME, Servant, ME, ME
Richards, Daniel, W, M, 67, ME, Teamster, ME, ME
Burnham, Drusillia, W, F, 65, ME, Servant, ME, ME
Snow, Samuel, W, M, 56, ME, Fisherman, ME, ME
Richard, Cora, W, F, 5, ME, At School, ME, ME

I know that this raised a lot of other questions, but hopefully it helps get you pointed in the right direction.

Regards,
Linda Scott
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