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A History of Swan’s Island, Maine

Upon the very threshold of this historical sketch we find ourselves quite destitute of early public records for Swan’s Island. For over half a century from the settlement of this island until its organization as a plantation no municipal records were kept. But we are fortunate that H. W. Small saw purpose in bringing to light many private family records, old deeds showing what lots were occupied by the pioneer settlers; and written mutual agreements, which seem to have been often the result of arbitration on any disputed point where different claims to land conflicted with one another.

Courtney K. Sadler

Wagoner, Ammunition Tr., 30th Div., 105th Regt., Co. A. Born in Warren County; the son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sadler. Husband of Cora Browning Sadler. Was sent to Camp Jackson, S. C., and from there to Camp Sevier, S. C., transferred to Camp Merritt. Sailed for France...

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