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  • Name Robert Dana TRASK 
    Born 14 Aug 1852  New Sharon, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Notes 
    • “His boyhood was spent on the homestead, where he remained until he had attained his majority. He completed a practical course of study at Waterville, in 1875, and commenced reading law with F. A. Waldron. In April 1877, he entered the law offfice of H. & W. J. Knowlton of Portland, and in May following entered the law department of the Boston University. So diligent and thorough had he been in his studies that he was able to enter this institution a year in advance. He was admitteted to the bar at Augusta, in Kennebec County, Aug. 13, 1877. He entered upon his studies at the University October 3d, and received the degree of LL. B. June 5, 1878. In September following he opened a law office at New Sharon for the practice of his profession. He practiced in New Sharon until June, 1882, when re removed to Haverhill, Mass., where he still resides. Previous to entering upon the practice of law Mr. Trask taught with success in the town and high schools of his native State. He is an easy and graceful writer and occasionally contributes articles for the public press.”««s37»» [1]
    Person ID I8305  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 

    Father Robert TRASK,   b. 9 Oct 1818, Industry, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1869, Industry, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Zelpha H. DREW,   b. 16 Dec 1822, Starks, Somerset, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 30 Oct 1846  Industry, Franklin, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Etta F. SAWYER,   b. 30 Aug 1853,   d. 25 Jan 1877  (Age 23 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1872 
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F2942  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Achsa E. ALLEN 
    Married 10 May 1879 
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F2943  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S37] A history of the town of Industry, Franklin County, Maine; from the earliest settlement in 1787 down to the present time., Hatch, William Collins, (Farmington, ME: Press of Knowlton Mcleary & Co., 1893.).