Mount Desert Island Historical Society
Documentation for Seth H. Hamor and Emeline C. Holmes


Census Data

  1860 1870 1880 1890 1900 1910 1920
Seth H. Hamor 34 44 54 dead
Emeline C. (Holmes) Hamor 26 38 47 ? 67
[see note below]
77 dead
    Alice Hamor 6 living? in separate household

1860 Eden [now Bar Harbor], Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 175, family 165:



1870 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 220, family 233. Also living in this household in 1870 was William H. "Willie" Holmes (10 y., b. Minnesota). Willie was a son of John M. Holmes and Amelia [...]. In 1860 John M. and family were living in Kasota Township, Minnesota.



1880 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 333, family 360. Also living in this household in 1880 was William H. "Willie" Holmes (20 y., incorrectly reported to have been born in Maine).



1900 Tremont, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 171, family 179. By 1900, Emeline C. had remarried, to a Fiske, but was widowed. Also living in this household in 1900 was Lewis Holmes (b. November 1819 Maine), brother of Emeline C.



1910 Southwest Harbor, Hancock County, Maine - dwelling 180, family 186. Also living in this household in 1910 was Thomas W. Holmes (81 y., b. Maine), brother of Emeline C.