Cain, William

Birth Name Cain, William 1a 2a 3a 4a
Gender male
Age at Death 88 years, 7 months, 11 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth February 26, 1875 Springfield West, Prince Edward Island, Canada  
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Death October 8, 1963 Portsmouth, Rockingham, New Hampshire Maine, Faylene Hutton Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1990 on familysearch.org
 
Residence 1881 Prince, Prince Edward Island  
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Residence 1891 Prince, Prince Edward Island  
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Residence 1901 Lot 8, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada  
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Arrival 1904    
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Residence 1930 St Albans, Somerset, Maine, United States  
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Residence April 1, 1940 St Albans, Somerset, Maine, United States  
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Marriage April 17, 1906 Dexter, Penobscot, Maine, United States  
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Cain, Augustine
Mother Dyment, Elizabeth L.
    Sister     Cain, Priscilla
    Sister     Cain, Catherine Kate
    Sister     Cain, Annie
         Cain, William
    Brother     Cain, John
    Brother     Cain, Charles
    Brother     Cain, George
    Sister     Cain, Effa Mae
 
Father Cain, Augustine
Stepmother Harris, Caroline
    Half-sister     Cain, Caroline Etta

Families

    Family of Cain, William and Ross, Grace
Married Wife Ross, Grace
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage April 17, 1906 Corinna, Maine Maine Marriages on familysearch.org
 
  Children
  1. Cain, Mary Evelyn
  2. Cain, Norman Ross
  3. Cain, Lindell Jeptha

Narrative

WILLIAM (WILL) CAIN was born 1876 in Springfield, West Prince County, PEI. He married GRACE BERNICE ROSS 17 April 1906 in Dexter, Penobscott County, Maine, USA. They had three children. In 1930, Norman and Lindell were at home with their parents. In 1940, William was a widower and living with his youngest son in St. Albans Town, Somerset, Maine, where he was a farmer.

William Cain, 86, of 229 Willard Avenue, died yesterday at Mitchell Memorial Hospital in Brentwood. He was born in Springfield, PEI February 26 1877, son of Augustine and Elizabeth (Dyment)Cain. A former resident of St. Albans, Maine, where he operated a farm for many years, Mr. Caine moved to Portsmouth 29 years ago to make his home with his son Norman Cain. He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Evelyn Bartlett of Kittery, two sons Norman and Lindell Cain, of Pepperrell, Mass; four sisters, Mrs. Effie Osborne of Hingham, Mass; Mrs. Carrie Boulder, Mrs. Ina Rix and Mrs. Ethel Silliker, all of PEI; a brother George of PEI, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Portsmouth Herald (New Hampshire, October 9 1963)

 

Pedigree

  1. Cain, Augustine
    1. Dyment, Elizabeth L.
      1. Cain, Priscilla
      2. Cain, Catherine Kate
      3. Cain, Annie
      4. Cain, William
        1. Ross, Grace
          1. Cain, Mary Evelyn
          2. Cain, Norman Ross
          3. Cain, Lindell Jeptha
      5. Cain, John
      6. Cain, Charles
      7. Cain, George
      8. Cain, Effa Mae

Source References

  1. 1930 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: 839; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 70; Image: 952.0; FHL microfilm: 2340574.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1876 Birth place: Canada Residence date: 1930 Residence place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine Arrival date: 1904 Arrival place:

      • Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: 839; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 70; Image: 952.0; FHL microfilm: 2340574.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1876 Birth place: Canada Residence date: 1930 Residence place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine Arrival date: 1904 Arrival place:

      • Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: 839; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 70; Image: 952.0; FHL microfilm: 2340574.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1876 Birth place: Canada Residence date: 1930 Residence place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine Arrival date: 1904 Arrival place:

      • Page: Year: 1930; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: 839; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 70; Image: 952.0; FHL microfilm: 2340574.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1876 Birth place: Canada Residence date: 1930 Residence place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine Arrival date: 1904 Arrival place:

  2. 1901 Census of Canada
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        Birth date: 1875 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 8, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada

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        Birth date: 1875 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 8, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 1875 Birth place: Pe Residence date: 1901 Residence place: Lot (township/canton) 8, Prince (west/ouest), Prince Edward Island, Canada

  3. Ancestry.com: 1940 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: T627_1492; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 13-52.
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        Birth date: abt 1876 Birth place: Canada English Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine, United States

      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: T627_1492; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 13-52.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1876 Birth place: Canada English Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine, United States

      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine; Roll: T627_1492; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 13-52.
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        Birth date: abt 1876 Birth place: Canada English Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: St Albans, Somerset, Maine, United States

  4. 1881 Census of Canada
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        Birth date: abt 1877 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

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        Birth date: abt 1877 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1877 Birth place: Prince Edward Island Residence date: 1891 Residence place: Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada