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Subject:Re: Otis Killam born 1909, Maine/Canada:
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1891 Census of Canada:
Westmorland District
Moncton Parish

David Killam        58, Methodist; Parents b. New Brunswick; Farmer
Ounda Killam        37, Baptist; Parents b. New Brunswick
Jothiem Killam        19, Baptist
Rosey B Killam        14, Baptist
David D Killam        11, Baptist
Alfred G Killam 9, Baptist
Frederick M Killam 5, Baptist
Sarah J Killam        3, Baptist
Lucinda Killam        6 mos. old, Baptist

(all children born in New Brunswick)

Library and Archives Canada


1901 Census of Canada
Westmorland District
Moncton Parish

Rendie Killam, Head, female, age 47, Widowed; 4 Oct 1853
Daniel Killam, Son, age 21, 12 July 1879; day labourer
Alfred Killam, Son, age 19; 10 Jan 1872; day labourer
Fredric Killam, Son, age 16; 4 May 1884
Sarah Killam, Daughter, age 12; 12 May 1888
Losenda Killam, Daughter, age 10; 5 Oct 1890
John Killam, Son, age 7; 10 Nov 1893

(all born in New Brunswick; English origin; Baptist; English language)

Library and Archives Canada


1910 US Federal Census
Carmel, Penobscot County, Maine

-Alfred Killam, Head, age 28; Married 7 yrs; b. Canada - English; Immigration: 1900; Alien status; Occupation: Laborer - Odd jobs; Rents home
-Martha Killam, Wife, age 26; Married 7 yrs; Mother of 3 children / 2 children survive; c. Canada-English; Immigration year: 1905
-Nellie Killam, Daughter, age 4, b. ME
-Otis Killam, Son, age 6 mos. old, b. ME

NARA Microfilm Series/Roll: T624_544; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0154; Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29, National Archives, Washington, D.C.


1920 US Federal Census
Carmel, Penobscot County, Maine

-Alfred G Killam, Head, 39; Immigration: 1905, Alien status; b. Canada - English; Farmer - General Farm
-Martha Killam, Wife, 37; Immigration: 1905, Alien status; b. Canada-English
-Nellie P Killam, Daughter, 13, b. ME
-Otis F Killam, Son, 10, b. ME

NARA Microfilm Series/Roll: T625_645; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 84


Groom's Name: KILLAM, Otis F        
Groom's Residence: Pittsfield, ME
Bride's Name: HUFF, Mildred A
Bride's Residence: Pittsfield, ME
Marriage Date: 26 Jan 1929
Certificate: 0

Index obtained from Maine Department of the Secretary of State, Maine State Archives:


1930 US Federal Census
Pittsfield, Somerset County, Maine

16 Washington Street

-Alfred G. Killam, Head; Owns home valued at $2100.; age 50; 1st married at age 22; b. Canada - English, Parents b. Canada - English; Immigration year: 1905; Alien status; laborer - State Road
-Martha M. Killam, Wife, age 46; 1st married at age 20; b. Canada - English, Parents b. Canada - English; Immigration year: 1905; Alien status

-Otis F Killam, Head; rents home at $10./mo; 20; married at age 19, b. ME, Parents b. Canada - English; laborer - coal yard
-Mildred A Killam, Wife, 21; married at age 20, b. ME
-Ernest A Killam, Son, 7 mos. old, b. ME


1940 US Federal Census
Pittsfield, Somerset County, Maine

Pine Street

-Otis F Killam, Head, age 30, b. ME; Occupation: Proprieter Trucking Jobber
-Mildred A Killam, Wife, age 31, b. ME; Occupation: Finisher - Shoe factory
-Ernest A Killam, Son, age 10, b. ME
-Meridith G Killam, Daughter, age 8, b. ME

(all lived in same place: 1935)


WWII Army Enlistment Record:

Name: Otis F Killam
Birth Year: 1909
Race: White, citizen
Nativity State or Country: Maine
State of Residence: Maine
County or City: Somerset
Enlistment Date: 21 Dec 1943
Enlistment State: Maine
Enlistment City: Brewer
Branch: No branch assignment
Branch Code: No branch assignment
Grade:        Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: Grammar school
Civil Occupation: Skilled mechanics and repairmen, motor vehicles
Marital Status: Married

Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, Record Group 64


Name: Otis F Killam        
Death Date: 24 Mar 1975
Age: 65
Town: Pittsfield
Certificate: 7502311

Maine Death Index, Augusta, ME, USA:
State of Maine Department of Human Services

Name:        Otis Killam        
SSN:        006-07-2435
Last Residence: 04967 Pittsfield, Somerset, Maine
Born:        17 Oct 1909
Died:        Mar 1975
State SSN issued: Maine (Before 1951)

Further assistance / information:

New Brunswick, Canada Genealogy Forum

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(Pittsfield Village Cemetery)