James Wilson was born in Londonderry, New Hampshire on March 15, 1765. His father was a farmer, and James was an apprentice to a blacksmith. He had little formal education. In 1796 he…Continue
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An early Halloween Story.....
In the spring of 1819 the residents of Ipswich’s Chebacco Parish (now the town of Essex) saw lantern light in the graveyard at night. Soon they discovered that the graves had been disturbed, and several families discovered that their relative’s graves were empty. Eight graves, going back to…Continue
News Clipping from the Salem Evening News, June 3, 1938 (a Massachusetts Newspaper).
Old houses in Essex Of…Continue
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