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Bellamy, John Haley

Male Abt 1835 - 1914  (~ 79 years)


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  • Name Bellamy, John Haley  [1
    Born Abt 1835  Kittery Point, Kittery, York County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation WOODCARVER  [2
    Reference Number 6909 
    Reference Number G06909 
    Died 1914  [2
    • Resided at Pepperrell Mansion at Kittery Point
    Person ID I6909  Goodwin
    Last Modified 8 Nov 1992 

    Father Bellamy, Charles Gerrish (Squire, Honorable),   b. 1811, Kittery Point, Kittery, York County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1899, Kittery Point, Kittery, York County, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother ,   b. Abt 1814,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F2961  Group Sheet

  • Notes 

    • GOR06909.TXT John Haley BELLAMY
      Frost, John Eldridge. Colonial Village. Republished by Kittery Historical Society, Kittery, ME via The Cabinet Press, Inc., Milford, NH, 1980; Doc : He was the greatest carver of ships' figureheads that America has ever produced.Eagles carved by Bellamy are today (1947) collector's items. His carving he did in a little building made from Sir William Pepperrell's counting house which stands (1947) at the water's edge before the 1682 Pepperrell Mansion.
      For the greater part of his life, he lived in the Pepperrell Mansion. After his death, the mansion became the property of his niece and nephews, Mrs. Alonzo Wildes of Kittery, ME; Dr. Victor Safford of Jamaica Plain, MA; and thelate (1947) Eugene Williams of Kittery, ME, who lived in it until his death. The Bellamy family continued to live in the mansion until Bellamy heirs sold it in 1945 to Martin Frost of Frost Garrisons, Eliot, ME [2]

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