Person:Leslie Wardwell (1)

Leslie O. Wardwell
m. 26 DEC 1858
  1. George Arthur Wardwell1861 - 1927
  2. Hiram E. Wardwell1863 - BET 1926 AND 1929
  3. Lelia M. Wardwell1866 - 1905
  4. Leslie O. Wardwell1870 -
Facts and Events
Name Leslie O. Wardwell
Gender Male
Birth[1] JAN 1870 Bucksport, Hancock, ME
Occupation? Plumber in 1900
Burial? Silver Lake Cemetery, Bucksport, ME

Listed as "Infant" in 1870 census. Living in Bucksport with Mother at 1920 and 1930 census. No occupation listed.

"A sad drowning accident occurred Wednesday evening at Bucksport. Two boys named Leslie Wardwell and Leslie Sanborn were rowing on the river and in some manner the boat capsized and both occupants were thrown into the water. Wardwell was rescued by the occupants of another boat, but before help could reach Sanborn he drowned. After about an hour's search, the body was recovered." -Bangor Daily Whig and Courier 01 July 1887

  1. 1900 United States Census for Bucksport, Hancock, Maine; Roll: T623 592; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 44.