Captain Eben C. Rosebrook

b. 9 Dec 1835
d. 2 Apr 1911

Background

Capt. Eben C. Rosebrook was the husband of Sarah Jane (Spurling) Rosebrook.
He was Captain of the Vineyard.
Buried in the Preble Cemetery.

Obituary

CAPT. EBEN C. ROSEBROOK

Capt. Eben C. Rosebrook of Cranberry Isles died April 2, aged 76 years.  Capt. Rosebrook came here from Gouldsboro half a century ago and married Miss Jane Spurling, who survives him.  He leaves one son, Gilbert H. of this place and one daughter, Mrs. L. E. Holmes of Northeast Harbor and five grandchildren, besides many more distant relatives to mourn his loss.  For many years he followed the sea and the three-masted schooner Vineyard was built for him.

The funeral was from the Union meeting house; Rev. Mr. Tingley preached the sermon, after which the Free Masons took charge and the body was conveyed to the Preble cemetery, where it was buried.
Cranberry Isles, April 17, 1911.

 


Sarah Jane (Spurling) Rosebrook

b. 1 Aug 1841
d. 20 Jul 1916

Sarah was the wife of Capt. Eben C. Rosebrook.
Buried in the Preble Cemetery.

 


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