Captain DRINKWATER Sumner Pierce[1]

Male 1859 - 1942  (83 years)


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  • Name DRINKWATER Sumner Pierce 
    Prefix Captain 
    Born 1859  Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    _UID 98B0D5E2B31B3C4D8308855E2650897F42E7 
    Died Jun 1942  Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Jun 1942  North Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • (Riverside Cemetery.)
    Notes 
    • The 1900 census calls him a Master Mariner. He was Captain of the barque Grace Deering from 1897-1903. He often brought his wife Alice along. Sumner and Alice's life story is well documented in the book "A Sea Faring Legacy" by Julianna Free.
    Person ID I95249  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2008 

    Father DRINKWATER Nicholas,   b. 26 Sep 1825, North Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother GRAY Margaret Hannah,   b. 11 Sep 1830, North Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 29 Jan 1855  Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F37929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 DRINKWATER Alice Gray,   b. 28 Dec 1861, Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1915, Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married Y  [6
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F37931  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 FELS Mabel,   b. 1878,   d. 1955  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Aft 1915  [3
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F37946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1859 - Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jun 1942 - Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Jun 1942 - North Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S106] Internet Online Homepage, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GScid=90458&GRid=15213957&.

    2. [S3856] Book-Two Maine Islands, Cousins p.91.

    3. [S86] Death-gravestone, Riverside Cemetery, Yarmouth, ME.

    4. [S3354] Book-North Yarmouth-Old Times of North Yarmouth, Maine, ME 974.1 CO., p.398.

    5. [S166] IGI, Film #0012839 Vital records, 1849-1939 Yarmouth (Maine). Town Clerk.

    6. [S3856] Book-Two Maine Islands, Cousins p.89.