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January 24, 2019 - George to John - Six Generations in South Berwick: Digging in the Archives and the Ground

John Gray
John Gray of South Berwick

7:30 pm (Berwick Academy Arts Center)

George Gray, born in Scotland, fought the English in the battle of Dunbar in 1650. After the battle, some of the Scottish prisoners were sold into indentured servitude to English possessions, including the English Colonies. George Gray was sent to Maine. John Demos, an archivist for the Counting House Museum, will present a talk on researching a line of the Gray family of South Berwick. Learn about the discovery of a 17th-century Scottish homestead location and a 19th-century sawmill site. READ MORE

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