Birth of Henry Nichols White

August 1847

The Whites were in Topsham through much of April and May while James was getting his pamphlet published in nearby Brunswick. They then returned to Gorham, where, through the summer, awaiting the birth of their first child. James engaged in such labor as he could find, determined not to be dependent on others for their livelihood.

In August 1847 their first son, Henry Nichols, was born.

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