Tag Archives: Biddeford

Maine Gold Star Family Memorial planned for Augusta Maine

World War I interview conducted in Bangor's Tarratine.

Mrs. Emma Martin Morin of Biddeford, Maine was 95 years old when she died at home. She was the oldest Gold Star Mother of World War I, among those who were honored by the Tighe-Beaudoin-Farley unit of the American Legion auxiliary, in York County Maine. Her son Napoleon Morin was killed on August 8, 1918, […]

Franco-Route of New England – building cultural travel

In Manchester NH attending the Franco-Route of New England meeting on May 31, 2018

MANCHESTER, NH – A friendly group of Franco-American leaders joined with like minded colleagues, academics and genealogists to plan a potential itinerary for a Franco-Route of New England.  This project is a voluntary collaborative led by the Museum of Work and Culture in Woonsocket, Rhode Island. Its purpose is to open access to cultural tourism […]