In September past I travelled to Zanzibar with a long time friend from Singapore. I intentionally planned to visit the places where other Africans, like my ancestors, were bought, sold, and held in waiting like fish in the fish market. 1,032 more words
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Who ARE you, Isaac L Dunton?
My great-great-great grandfather, Isaac L Dunton, was one of a large family of Duntons born in Liberty, Maine. He worked as an axe maker. 199 more words
Who ARE you, Mary Ann McGovern Dunton Crowley?
Mary Ann McGovern was my great-grandmother. Married to Byron Dunton (see Post #3) in 1895 and left a widow with three children under the age of 4 in 1900. 77 more words
Who ARE you, Byron Dunton?
Here’s another of my great-grandfathers. Born in Belfast, Maine, in 1872 to Robert V Dunton and Sarah A Cottrell, he married Mary Ann McGovern on 25 October 1895. 112 more words