Third Generation


6. George Frederick Leighton Sr.39,40 was born on 18 May 1887 in Westbrook, Maine (Cumberland).5,16,39,40,41,42,43 Age 31 in 1920. Age 41 in 1930. Birth year 1888 per Social Security document, and town Windham Maine. Birthplace South Windham per 1939 wedding record for Eva May Leighton. He was born on 18 May 1888 in South Windham, Maine (Cumberland).39 He lived living with his grandparents Aaron and Dorcas (Cobb) Leighton in Windham, Maine (Cumberland) in 1900.43 On 5 February 1906 George was a Hotel Clerk.44 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 February 1906.44 He lived with his wife and 4 children on Washington Avenue in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 June 1917.39 On 5 June 1917 George was an as a teamster for Lewis J. Leighton on Washington Avenue in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).39 On 20 January 1920 he was a general laborer in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).16 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 20 January 1920.16 On 18 April 1930 George was a laborer at odd jobs in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).41 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 18 April 1930.41 He lived in Scarborough, Maine (Cumberland) in 1938.42 George lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1940.40 He lived 108 Monument Street, Portland Maine in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 4 January 1941.45 He died on 15 October 1969 at the age of 82 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).38 George was buried after 15 October 1969 in Forest City Cemetery, Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13 He was a teamster. Eva said that if her husband kept misbehaving she would send him back to live with the Indians and he could take all his "War Hoops" with him. Eva (Evie) Lowie Bickford and George Frederick Leighton Sr.40,46 were married on 5 February 1906 in Boston, Massachusetts (Suffolk).35,41,47 Married by W. T. McElveen, Clergyman, 178 West Brookline Street, Bosotn, Massachusetts. Recorded 16 Feb 1906. From a copy dates 8 Jun 1950 from city registrar Charles H. Mackie. Married at ages 18 and 15 per 1930 census.

7. Eva (Evie) Lowie Bickford40,48 was born on 9 November 1891 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).16,40,41,48,49 This letter from the North School, 248 Congress Street, Portland Maine, dated October 18,1951: "Records on file at the North School show that Eva L. Bickford was a former pupil of this school and give the following data:

Father Name: James Bickford
Address: 23 Madison Street
Date of Birth of Eva Bickford: 1891-11-9

Frederick A. Halls - Supervising Principal, Eastern District Schools" She lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1900.48 On 5 February 1906 she was a lived at home.44 Eva lived 27 Hamburg Street, Boston, Massachusetts on 5 February 1906.44 She lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 20 January 1920.16 On 18 April 1930 she was a servant for private family in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).41 Eva lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 18 April 1930.41 She lived in Scarborough, Maine (Cumberland) in 1938.42 She lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1940.40 Eva died in 1956 at the age of 65. She was buried after 1956 in Forest City Cemetery, Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13 Her parents are listed as James Bickford and Eunice Verrill on her wedding information in 1906.

Children were:

i.

Eva May "Evie" Leighton46 was born on 8 March 1907 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).16,42,46,50,51,52 She lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 20 January 1920.16 She lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1922.14 Evie lived at 18 Melbourne Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1938.50 She lived in Scarborough, Maine (Cumberland) in 1939.42 She lived at 17 Vine Street in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1942.51 Evie lived at 17 Luther Street on Peaks Island in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) in 1944.52 She died on 4 January 1980 at the age of 72 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).46

ii.

Infant Leighton was born on 3 March 1908 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).

iii.

George E. Leighton Jr.39 was born on 3 March 1908 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13,16,41 Age 11 in 1920. Age 22 in 1930. He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 20 January 1920.16 On 18 April 1930 he was a laborer on the waterfront in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).41 George lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 18 April 1930.41 Living with his parents. He died on 4 March 1987 at the age of 79.13 He was buried after 4 March 1987 in Congress Street Cemetery, Portland, Maine (Cumberland).13 George was of medium height, slender build, had blue eyes and brown hair.

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iv.

Marguerite Mildred Leighton-162.

v.

Chester Lawrence Leighton was born on 7 July 1914 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).16,41 Age 5 in 1920. Age 15 in 1930. He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 20 January 1920.16 He lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 18 April 1930.41 Chester lived in Portland, Maine (Cumberland) on 5 November 1932.14 He died in July 1959 at the age of 45.13

vi.

Lionel Malcolm Leighton was born in 1918.16,40,41 He lived in 1920.16 He lived in 1930.41 Lionel lived with his parents in 1940.40

vii.

Harold James Leighton was born on 23 November 1920 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland). He died on 27 November 1922 at the age of 2 in Portland, Maine (Cumberland).