Biography of Ethridge G. Lenfest
Big River Township, Mendocino County, CA Biographies





Ethridge G. Lenfest. Was born in Lincoln county, Maine, August 15, 1831, and resided at his birthplace till 1849, during which time he attended the common schools of his native State. In 1849 he left his home and went to Thomastown, Maine, and began the ship carpenter's trade, which he followed there till 1859. He then went to sea, and followed it for the next six years, coming to California in 1867, and began working in the mill at Nevarra as a carpenter. He worked at this for eighteen months, when he took charge of the filing In 1877 he was made foreman of the mill at Nevarra, which position he still retains. Married Miss Belle S. Gliddon, June 16, 1869, who was born June 6, 1843, in Waldo county, Maine. Their children are: Lelia A., born March 24, 1876; and Algernon, born August 17, 1879.

From:
History of Mendocino County, California
Alley, Bowen & Co., Publishers
San Francisco, California 1880


Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies

NAVIGATION

Mendocino County, CA
Biographies

Online
Biographies

New York
Histories

New York
Biographies

Maine
Histories

Pennsylvania
Histories

Pennsylvania
Biographies

For all your genealogy needs visit Linkpendium

Family Tree Maker 2012