Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Portland include: North Deering and East Deering.

  • Portland is also known as: Cumberland County / Portland city, Portland [Me., Portland, and Me..

  • Portland tourist attractions include: Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Victoria Mansion, Portland Observatory, Old Port, and Hadlock Field.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Judd Nelson (actor and screenwriter), Roger Levesque (football player), Howie Carr (journalist and author), Ian Crocker (swimmer), Anna Kendrick (actor and singer), Megan Sweeney (luger), and Tim Stauffer (baseball player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Portland Press Herald, Mainbiz, and Munjoy Hill Observer.

  • Portland is home to the following sports teams: Maine Mariners.

History

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The residents of Portland have persevered through tough times in their history. The city has been through four large scale fires. One of the most devastating ones was in 1866. It began on the 4th of July and destroyed most of the businesses, half of the churches and 100's of homes. Portland has the motto "I will rise again", and a phoenix is depicted on the city's seal.

The official website for the city of Portland is http://www.portlandmaine.gov/.

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Portland Obituaries

It was revealed by The Times Record on January 3rd, 2023 that Samuel P Jacobs died in Portland, Maine.  Jacobs was 29 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Samuel P's life.

It was revealed by The Times Record on June 1st, 2016 that Lewis E III Palmer perished in Portland, Maine.  Palmer was 51 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lewis E III's life.

It was revealed by The Times Record on May 23rd, 2016 that Margot A Weber (Orloff) passed on in Portland, Maine.  Ms. Weber was 77 years old and was born in New York, NY.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Margot A's life.

It was disclosed by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on April 20th, 2016 that James A Dolley perished in West Bend, Wisconsin.  Dolley was 54 years old and was born in Portland, ME.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James A's life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on March 29th, 2016 that Margaret Catherine "Peggy" Ebbs (Rielly) perished in San Diego, California.  Ms. Ebbs was 95 years old and was born in Portland, ME.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Margaret Catherine "Peggy"'s life.

It was disclosed by San Diego Union-Tribune on March 29th, 2016 that Margaret Catherine "Peggy" Ebbs (Rielly) passed on in San Diego, California.  Ms. Ebbs was 95 years old and was born in Portland, ME.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Margaret Catherine "Peggy"'s life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on March 18th, 2016 that Shirley Myatt (Wentworth) perished in Fayetteville, North Carolina.  Ms. Myatt was 73 years old and was born in Portland, ME.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley's life.

It was noted by Monterey Herald on March 8th, 2016 that Sally Endriz (Doubleday) died in Hilo, Hawaii.  Ms. Endriz was 72 years old and was born in Portland, ME.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Sally's life.

It was disclosed by Monterey Herald on March 4th, 2016 that Susan Elizabeth Hammond (Springer) passed on in Albuquerque, New Mexico.  Ms. Hammond was 67 years old and was born in Portland, ME.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Susan Elizabeth's life.

It was disclosed by The Daily Herald on January 24th, 2016 that Julia A Jachec (Madden) perished in Arlington Heights, Illinois.  Ms. Jachec was 85 years old and was born in Portland, ME.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Julia A's life.

Cemeteries in Portland

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Evergreen Cemetery
672 Stevens Ave
Portland, ME 04103

Portland Cemetery News

Grave site hunter has visited all of the presidents' cemetery plots
The graves of two Missouri state governors dominated the cemetery," he recalls. "My parents also took me to the graves of Washington and ... It is in northeastern Oregon, about eight hours from Portland. Interest in discovering the graves of Missouri's ...
http://www.stltoday.com/lifestyles/home-and-garden/home/article_e5776fdd-013c-5dfd-8d26-407a2b2fcedd.html

Vancouver paranormal investigator Don Meuchel offers tips for ghost-hunting season
If you don't have your own haunted hotspot in mind, Meuchel suggests Lone Fir Cemetery in Portland. He's visited several times ... or "Does anyone feel like talking to me today?" Wait a few seconds in between questions and move around to different areas ...
http://www.oregonlive.com/clark-county/index.ssf/2010/10/vancouver_paranormal_investigator_don_meuchel_offers_tips_for_ghost-hunting_season.html

A fan's novel
Exley's ashes are buried near the back fence of Brookside Cemetery near the graves of his parents ... said in a cell phone interview somewhere between his present home in Portland, Maine, and Bowdoin College in Brunswick, where he teaches.
http://www.watertowndailytimes.com/article/20101102/CURR04/101109961

Writer scares up guide to the ghoulish
Horror movies have always appealed to me. Ive always enjoyed the aesthetics of it all ... In the example of Rains, Ocker writes, I assume the cemetery itself has no address, as we all know the attitude of the dead toward grocery store circulars.
http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/livingbooksauthors/895322-224/writer-scares-up-guide-to-the-ghoulish.html?CSAuthResp=1234::5000:1:24:approved:0F4585785573305EC4153626DBD917C5

Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Portland Diocese: Genealogy
Welcome to the Maine Catholic Cemetery Committee's online database. ... the Maine Catholic Cemetery Committee, with the support of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland, has ...
http://www.portlanddiocese.net/genealogy_main.php

South Portland -- Cemetery Information
Skillin Cemetery - also known as Running Hill Road cemetery - inscription list - South Portland Historical Society.xls ... City of South Portland, Maine ...
http://southportland.govoffice.com/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={1EFE957C-1C4A-4E2A-96A2-7A0052B73AFE}

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