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"A Pedigree Partly Indian, Partly Batavian"

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William Van Tassel

William Van Tassel was b. in Digby, N. S., Oct 27, 1806; his wife, Elizabeth, was b. there Nov. 3, 1808.  They had a fam. Of ten chil., reared in B. [Boothbay], several of whom intermarried with town families.  The chil. Were: Helen, 1829; Isabella, 1832; John, 1834; Anna, 1836; Richardson, 1839; Elizabeth, 1841; Susan M., 1844; Sophronia M., 1846; Cordelia M., 1848; William H., 1851.  William the father d. Nov. 18, 1869; his wife Elizabeth, d. Feb. 6, 1870.  They lived in a house on the lot where B. C. Matthews lives.


Source: History of Boothbay, Southport and Boothbay Harbor, Maine. 1623 -1905. With Family Genealogies by Francis B. Greene; Portland: Loring, Short & Harmon, 1906.

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