All Published in Dedication

Dr. L.Forbes and Sylvia Fitts Getchell

— a dedication by the New Market Historical Society – by John Carmichael

The Town of Newmarket lost a remarkable couple in 2012, a couple devoted not only to one another and their family, but they were also devoted to this town. Their mission spotlighted the rich historic fabric of this small village, and they instilled a pride in the community which had been lost for decades. “Doc” and Sylvia Getchell were founding members of the New Market Historical Society in 1966; their leadership, knowledge and ... Read more