Fifth Generation


391. Leona Belle Dunham3 was born on 14 April 1889 in Deer Isle, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Year also reported as 1884. She died on 28 December 1970 at the age of 81 in Searsport, Waldo County, Maine, USA. She was buried in Mt Hope, Searsport, Maine. Twin to Louis(?)

Leona Belle Dunham and Lyman (Briggs) Turner were married on 20 November 1907 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Lyman (Briggs) Turner, son of Albert H. Briggs and Augusta Laura Gott, was born on 16 June 1881 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Took the surname of stepfather, Turner. Born Briggs. He died on 27 January 1909 at the age of 27 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA.

Leona Belle Dunham and Austin George Stanley were married on 16 October 1909 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Austin George Stanley3, son of George Frederick W. Stanley and Ina A. Holbrook, was born on 27 January 1883 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA.23 On 12 September 1918 he was a weirman for himself in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA.23 He died drowned on 30 November 1931 at the age of 48 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA.7 Austin was a Fisherman. He was buried in Mt Hope, Searsport, Maine. Austin wrote in his draft card that he was medium height, stout with black eyes and hair.

On a rough day, high-liner Austin decided to go fishing anyway and his boat capsized. The boat was found ashore on Scrag. The handle of the brass washboard bilge pump was found sharply bent. It is supmised that he was pumping out his boat when an unexpected wave caught him. The men who salvaged his traps were amazed at the number of lobsters in the traps in the Scrag Island tidal pool.

Leona Belle Dunham-7790 and Austin George Stanley-1812 had the following children:

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Dorothy H. Stanley-7792.

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Norman Stanley was born on 4 March 1914 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He died of liver problems on 3 May 1914 at the age of 0 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He was buried in Grindle Hill cemetery, Swan's Island.

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Stanley was born on 23 August 1914 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA.7 He/she died on 23 August 1914 at the age of 0 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA.7 He/she was stillborn on 23 August 1914.

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Adelma Evelyn Stanley-7791.

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Madeline M. Stanley-7793.