Digest>May/Jun 2018

Photo Caption:

Sankaty Head Lighthouse keeper Joseph G. Remsen is shown with his family. Left to right are his wife Anna Joy, son William G., daughter Elizabeth Abbott, and daughter Ethel. It was his daughter Elizabeth Abbott Remsen who grew up to marry lighthouse keeper Carl Delano Hill. Joseph Remsen’s son, William, followed in his father’s footsteps and joined the U.S. Lighthouse Service and served as the captain of the lighthouse tenders Azalea and the Arbutus. (Photo courtesy of the Nantucket Shipwreck and Life Saving Museum.)
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Lighthouse Keeper Carl Delano Hill
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