Means Massacre Site

Opposite 143 Flying Point Rd, Freeport, Maine

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1756 Means Massacre Site, Flying Point Rd., Freeport, Maine

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

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Description 

On May 9th, 1756, an Indian party attacked the home of Thomas Means, killing and scalping Thomas, wounding his pregnant wife Alice and killing their infant son in her arms. Two teenage girls were abducted, one of whom escaped, while the other was sold into slavery to a French-Canadian family.

Update Log 

  • November 26, 2016: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett
  • April 5, 2014: Added by Brian Bartlett

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