The History of Long and Brier Islands

Rebecca Wetmore

Rebecca Wetmore

In 2016 the Long & Brier Island Historical Society asked Leta to portray a person from Freeport at a fund raiser at Hill Top Cemetery. She chose Rebecca Wetmore and here is her story. Rebecca Wetmore's marker is at the foot of this stone Rebecca Wetmore Portrayal...

A Black Community in Freeport

A Black Community in Freeport

This is one of the hardest subjects to research. Early historians didn’t write a lot about the Blacks. I am sure as time goes on there will be more information to add.             Black Loyalists, (escaped slaves...