Dexter Farm Cemetery

Hulda Webster-Dexter farm

Deer Isle, Maine:  Route 15, 0.25 mile south of Carman’s Rock, up Surveyer Land Road (FR 730)

Sources: Dr. Benj. Lake Noyes, Gravestones, ME Vital Records, Obituaries, US Census & SS [discrepancies in brackets]

Webster,  Hulda  b:1812 - d: June 22, 1854 @ 42 yrs  - w/o 1. Joseph Morey & 2.  Humphrey - d/o Pio. Elisha Holbrook - (location unknown)

Webster, Humphrey b: 1781 - d: Oct 19, 1847 - s/o John Webster - (Humphrey was a mulatto)

Notes:  The Webster homestead was on the off-road to the so-called “Dexter” place.  This road leads easterly off the main highway nearly a mile beyond “Carman’s Rock” and just before reaching the lane (opposite) on the left leading into Oliver Van Meter’s place.  Oliver was a well known and respected black man who died about 1905.

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