CANTON — The 20th annual Allanach family reunion was held recently at the home of Betty York.

The gathering included the descendants of Christopher and Eva Allanach.

Travelling the farthest distance was Earle and Jean Carlton from St. Petersburg, Fla.; youngest, Benson Farrar; eldest, Edith LeBlanc.

There was one wedding, two births and one death reported during the past year.

It was voted to keep the same officers. They are: president, Betty York; vice president, Dana Carlton; secretary/treasurer, Joyce Carlton. York will be on the gift committee for the coming year.

The names of deceased members were read by York, followed by a moment of silent prayer.

Door prizes were won by John Harbottle, Jesse Farrar and Benson Farrar. Other gifts were given to Earle and Jean Carlton and Edith LeBlanc.

The next reunion will be held on July 9, 2011. A potluck dinner followed the business meeting.

Those attending from Maine came from Cumberland Center, East Sumner, Greenville, Hartford, Livermore Falls, Wells, West Paris, West Sumner and Canton. Others travelled from St. Petersburg, Fla. and Saylorsburg, Pa.

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