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Disease Epidemics in Maine 18th and 19th centuries

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Disease Epidemics in Maine 18th and 19th centuries

Posted: 12 May 2013 8:25AM GMT
Classification: Query
Does anyone know where I can learn about what fatal diseases were prevalent in Maine in the late 18th and early 19th centuries? I imagine that some of the folks I am researching who disappeared from the record succumbed to some sort of communicable disease.

I'd like to learn about any common diseases (tuberculosis comes to mind), statistics for where and when they occurred. My ancestors were from Lincoln County.

Thanks for any advice or information.

William D Romanski
Rhode Island
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wmdromanski 12 May 2013 2:25PM GMT 
Tuesday82 13 May 2013 6:04PM GMT 
sasatwood 30 May 2013 5:37PM GMT 
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