Calvin and Martha Massey of Deer Isle are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ellen Massey, to Seth Leonard, son of Dana and Gigi Leonard of Blue Hill and Freeport.
Ellen and Seth sailed their 38-foot cutter, Heretic, around the world, leaving Blue Hill in October 2006 and returning on June 28, 2010.
Ellen graduated from Yale, where she majored in classical civilizations.
Seth graduated from St. Lawrence, where he majored in economics.
They are currently living in Geneva, Switzerland, where Seth is studying economics in a Ph.D. program at the University of Geneva and Ellen is writing a book about their voyage. They plan a winter wedding in Switzerland.