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253. Hattie Anulette COLT 754,755,756,757 (Samuel Caldwell COLT8, John Caldwell COLT7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 16 Apr 1874 in , , Connecticut754,756 and died in 1946758 at age 72.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1915 at Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut. 428

Hattie married Guy Partridge MILLER,428,448,602,754,755 son of Rev. Herbert Clarkson MILLER 58,448,756,1228 and Sarah DAY,79,756,758 on 27 Oct 1895.756 Guy was born on 11 Feb 1875 in Wiscasset, Lincoln, Maine448,602,754 and died on 16 Aug 1950 in Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut768,1229 at age 75.

Death Notes: Obituary, New York Times published 18 Aug 1950; GUY MILLER, BANKER IN CONNECTICUT, 75: Bridgeport, Con., Aug.17 - Guy Partridge Miller, president of the of the Black Rock Bank and Trust Company since 1927 died yesterday at his home in Fairfield, near here. He was 75 years old.
A native of Wiscasset, Me., Mr. Miller was employed by the Pope Manufacturing Company, Hartford, from 1892 to 1900, when he moved to his city and joined the Bridgeport Brass Company. In 1921, he became a partner in the firm of Searle, Oakley and Miller, New York accounts.
Mr. Miller was a member of the Newcomen Society of England, the Algonquin Club, the Society of Colonial Wars and Marshepaug Forest, Inc., of Litchfield. He was a former member of the Brooklawn Country Club and the Bakers Club of New York.
Surviving are his widow, Beatrice; a son, Richard P. Miller of Fairfield; two daughters, Mrs. E. B. Cleborne of Wallingford, and Mrs. Catherine M. Towne of Sarasota, Fla., and eight grandchildren.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1880 at Brooklyn, Windham, Connecticut. 1230 At the 1880 census he was age 5 enumerated at the residence of his grandparents, Willard and Catherine Day. He worked as a Manufacturer, Bridgeport Brass Co in 1917 in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut. 602 He had a residence in 1920 at Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut. 754 He was employed as a Commercial Bank President in 1940. 757 He resided at 111 Lookout Drive - South between 1935 and 1940 at Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut. 757

Children from this marriage were:

+ 385 F    i. Mary Colt MILLER 635,754,755,1231,1232 was born on 6 Nov 1899 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut635,754 and died on 12 Jun 1974 in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut768,1233 at age 74.

+ 386 F    ii. Catherine Day MILLER 754,755,762,1234 was born on 25 Feb 1902 in , , Connecticut754,762 and died on 14 Jun 1973 in Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida762 at age 71.

   387 M    iii. Richard Putnam MILLER 635,754,755 was born on 26 Apr 1904 in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut635,754,768 and died on 22 Oct 1986 in Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut768 at age 82.

Richard married Marguerite Kyle KENT,635,768,1235,1236 daughter of Ralph S. KENT 1216,1235,1237 and Alyce KYLE,1237,1238 about 1931.1235 Marguerite was born in 1909 in Buffalo, Erie, New York635 and died on 5 Oct 1956 in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut768 at age 47.

254. David Hill COLT 425,427,428,745,759 (Samuel Caldwell COLT8, John Caldwell COLT7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 5 Nov 1876 in , Hartford County, Connecticut,427,602 died on 31 Mar 1937 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut760 at age 60, and was buried in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut.

Death Notes: Obituary - The Hartford Courant published 3 Apr 1937: The Funeral of David E. Colt, 63, who died Wednesday at Hartford Hospital, will be held today at 2:30 p. m. at the home of his mother, Mrs. Mary Goodwin Colt of South Road, Farmington. Rev. Quincy Blakely will officiate. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Farmington. Mr. Colt was born November 25, 1876, a son of Mrs. Colt and the late Samuel Colt. Besides his mother, he leaves a son, Samuel Colt; a daughter, Mary Colt; a brother, Harold Colt, all of Farmington; three sisters, Mrs. Guy Miller of Bridgeport, Mrs. Joseph Halton of Sarasota, Fla., and Miss Esther Colt of Farmington.

Burial Notes: Riverside Cemetery.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence between 1906 and 1908 at , Snohomish County, Washington. He was employed as a Farmer between 1910 and 1930 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut. 425,745,759 He and family were enumerated at a residence adjacent to his parents.

David married Nina Warren GOODWIN 425,759,1239 on 26 Mar 1904. Nina was born about 1873 in , , Georgia425 and died after 1930.

Children from this marriage were:

   388 F    i. Mary Goodwin COLT 425,745,837,1240 was born on 24 Oct 1906 in , Snohomish County, Washington425,745,837 and died on 25 Jan 1988 at age 81.

General Notes: She was not enumerated at the family residence at the 1930 census.

   389 M    ii. Samuel Caldwell COLT 425,745,749,762,837,1240 was born on 20 Sep 1908 in , Snohomish County, Washington425,745,837 and died on 14 Sep 1988 in Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida762 at age 79.

256. Harold Gillette COLT 425,427,745,749 (Samuel Caldwell COLT8, John Caldwell COLT7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 12 Mar 1882 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,427,767 died on 13 Aug 1952 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 70, and was buried in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.769

Burial Notes: He was buried at the Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence between 1910 and 1952 at Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut. 425,1241 In 1910 he was age 27, single and still living with his parent and several siblings. He was employed as a Pattern Maker, Fire Arms Factory in 1910. 425,745,749 He was employed as a Farmer between 1920 and 1930 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut. 745 He and family were the adjacent to his parents on the census enumerator sheets, living and working on his father's farm.

Harold married Janet CHESNEY 745.,1242 Janet was born in 1885 in New York, , New York,745,1242 died on 6 Oct 1970 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 85, and was buried in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.1242

Burial Notes: She was buried at the Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Noted events in her life were:


The child from this marriage was:

   390 M    i. Harold Gillette COLT Jr. 745,768 was born about 1918 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut745,768 and died on 27 Jan 1995 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768 about age 77. He never married and had no children. 768


258. Lisa DeWolf COLT 448,738 (George DeWolf COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 21 Nov 1869 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island, died on 28 Mar 1933 in Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France773 at age 63, and was buried in Beaulieu, France.773 Another name for Lisa was Lisette.

Death Notes: She died from Heart Failure following a prolonged illness

Burial Notes: She was buried at Beaulieu Cemetery beside husband's remains.

General Notes: She applied for a U. S. Passport July 1920 as "Lisa Curtis" born 21 Nov 1869, Bristol, Rhode Island and that her husband was Ralph Wormeley Curtis. She stated to have resided outside the United States in France 1899 - 1909 and 1910 - present (July 1920). Purpose for passport was to visit children in England and tourist travel to Switzerland and Italy.

She was issued another passport (#198055) 21 Jun 1922. Her application stated husband was deceased and that her permanent residence was 160 Beacon Street, Boston. She stated leaving the United States February 1908 arriving at Nice, France, March 1908 for the purpose of "my husband's health and the education of my children".

Lisa married Arthur ROTCH,440,738,1243,1244 son of Benjamin Smith ROTCH 738,1243 and Annie Bigelow LAWERENCE,738,1245 on 16 Nov 1892 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island 440.,738 Arthur was born on 13 May 1850 in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts448 and died on 15 Aug 1895 in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts440,1246 at age 45.

Marriage Notes: They were married by Thomas March Clark at St. Michael's Church.

General Notes: At the 1870 census he was age 21, enumerated as a college student, Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was issued a U. S. Passport (#138) 6 Jul 1889 at the Legation of the United States at Paris, France.

Biography: Arthur Rotch (May 13, 1850 - August 15, 1894) was an American architect active in Boston, Massachusetts.

Rotch was born in Milton, Massachusetts to Benjamin Smith Rotch (1817-1882) and Annie Bigelow Lawrence (1820-1893). He studied humanities at Harvard College for four years, graduating in 1871, spent two years (1872-1873) at MIT, then from 1874-1880 studied at the École des Beaux-Arts and in the atelier of Emile Vaudremer. While in France he was in charge of the restoration of the Château de Chenonceau.

In 1880 he became partner of Rotch & Tilden (Boston) with George Thomas Tilden, designing churches, the Memorial Library in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, gymnasiums of Bowdoin College and Phillips Exeter Academy, various buildings of Milton Academy, the art schools and art museum of Wellesley College, and many private houses and business blocks throughout the United States. He married Lisette DeWolf Colt on November 16, 1892.

Rotch was chairman of the visiting committee of Fine Arts of Harvard University, a member of the Corporation of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and with his brother and sisters founded the Rotch Traveling Scholarship which sends an American student of architecture for a minimum of eight months study and travel abroad.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as an Architect in 1892 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

Lisa next married Ralph Wormeley CURTIS,440 son of Daniel Sargent CURTIS and Ariana Randolph WORMELEY, in Jun 1897 in Paris, France.440 Ralph was born on 28 Aug 1854 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, died on 3 Feb 1922 in Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France1248 at age 67, and was buried in Beaulieu, France.1248

Burial Notes: He was buried at Beaulieu Cemetery.

General Notes: Ralph was the son of Daniel Sargent Curtis and Ariana (Wormeley) Curtis wealthy Boston expatriates who purchased and restored the fifteenth century Palazzo Barbaro on the Grand Canal in Venice in 1878. Here they entertained a brilliant gathering of intellectuals and artists, known as "The Barbaro Group", including Henry James, Isabella Stewart Gardiner, the novelist Vernon Lee, Claude Monet, James McNeil Whistler, and Curtis' first cousin, John Singer Sargent. Lisa's beauty attracted immediate attention; Mrs. Gardiner wrote in letter to a friend, "...I see that young Curtis has beautiful new wife."

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in Jul 1920 at Paris, France.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 391 F    i. Sylvia CURTIS 448,635,1249,1250 was born on 5 May 1899 in Paris, France448,609,1249 and died in Jul 1981 in Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire609 at age 82.

   392 U    ii. Marjorie CURTIS 448,635 was born on 15 Jul 1901 in France448 and died after 1941.635

+ 393 M    iii. Ralph Wormeley CURTIS Jr. 448,635 was born on 7 Dec 1909 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.448

260. Bradford C. DEWOLF 267,440,781 (Isabella DeWolf COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 21 Feb 1872 in , San Francisco County, California267,440,782 and died on 8 Jan 1927 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island781,783 at age 54.

Death Notes: Death Notice, New York Times, published 10 Jan 1927: Bristol, R. I., Jan 9 - Bradford Colt DeWolf, a Mayflower descendant and former writer for British and American magazines is dead at his home her after a brief attack of pneumonia.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 35 Union Street in 1920 at Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island. 782 He was employed as a Fire Insurance Agent in 1920.

Bradford married Elizabeth Lindsey BURNESS 440,781 on 14 Dec 1893 267.,440 Elizabeth was born about 1870 in Scotland782 and died on 9 Feb 1924 in , , Rhode Island781 about age 54.

Noted events in her life were:

She immigrated from Scotland in 1913 to United States. 782

Children from this marriage were:

+ 394 M    i. Francis Colt DEWOLF 448,602,1251 was born on 28 Oct 1894 in Germany,448,602 died on 9 Sep 1973 in Washington, District Of Columbia1252 at age 78, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.1252

   395 F    ii. Francesca DEWOLF 440 was born in 1895.440

   396 M    iii. Frederick Charles DEWOLF 440,1253 was born on 5 Feb 1896 in , , Rhode Island1253,1254 and died on 24 Mar 1896 in , , Rhode Island.781 (Died Young 440)

Death Notes: He died at age one month.

Bradford next married Gertrude Bradford DEWOLF,1255 daughter of William Bradford DEWOLF 431,1255 and Marion I. MORA,431 on 27 Jul 1925 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island.1255

Marriage Notes: The wedding was a complete surprise to society and was held at the home of the bride's brother-in-law and sister. Mr. and Mrs. J. Barnard French. They plan to live at Linden Place, the home of their late Colonel Samuel P. Colt, an uncle of Mr. DeWolf. 1255

261. Blanche Francisca DEWOLF 440,784 (Isabella DeWolf COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 11 Jan 1874 in , , California.440

General Notes: She traveled to the United States (port of New York) on the Slavonia arriving 3 Jul 1906. The ships' manifest listed her name as Blanche Levay de Kistelek, age 31 and that she was a Baroness, last residence Budapest. She was accompanied by her son, Francois (age 9), infant daughter, Elizabeth (age 6 mons.) and a nurse and a governess. There final destination was Bristol, Rhode Island

Blanche married Baron Louis LEVAY DE KISTELEK 440 on 3 Jul 1896 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island 271,440.,784 Louis was born in Hungary.

Marriage Notes: The ceremony was performed at the "colonial mansion" of Col. Samuel Pomeroy Colt by the Rev. George C. Locke, D.D, of St. Michael's Episcopal Church. It was intended that a Catholic Church ceremony be performed but the priest was prohibited by order of the Bishop of his diocese. The objection was on ecclesiastical grounds but no information was offered.

General Notes: He was a member of the Hungarian parliament.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 397 M    i. Francois Joseph LEVAY DE KISTELEK 440,635 was born on 9 Oct 1897 in Clarens, Lake Geneva, Switzerland440,609 and died in Feb 1986 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island609 at age 88.

   398 F    ii. Elizabeth LEVAY DE KISTELEK 635 was born about Jan 1906 in Hungary.635

263. Theodora Ledyard COLT 446 (LeBaron Bradford COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 27 Jan 1875 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois,446 died on 28 Jul 1946 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island790 at age 71, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Death Notes: Obituary - New York Times published 29 Jul 1946: MRS. THEODORA BARROWS // Daughter of Late U.S. Senator LeBaron B. Colt Dies at 71: PROVIDENCE, R.I., Jul 28 - Mrs. Theodore Ledyard Barrows, eldest daughter of the late United States Senator and Mr. LeBaron Bradford Colt and niece of the late Col. Samuel P. Colt, died here early today in the home of her son, Edwin A Barrows Jr., after an illness of seven years. Her age was 71.
Born in Chicago, Mrs. Barrows resided most of her life in this city and in Bristol, R. I. She attended the form Miss Abbott's school her and Mrs. Copmegy's School in Chestnut Hill, Pa., and was a member of the Colonial Dames of America.
Besides her son, Mrs. Barrows leaves two sisters, Mrs. Mary Colt Gross and Mrs. E. Colt Anthony of this city, and six grandchildren.

Theodora married Edwin Armington BARROWS 446,789,1256 on 17 Jan 1900 446.,789 The marriage ended in divorce. Edwin was born on 8 Oct 1869 in , , Rhode Island1253 and died on 18 Apr 1948 in , , Rhode Island1257 at age 78.

Marriage Notes: They divorced 16 Apr 1931 after a ten year separation. 1258

Death Notes: Obituary - New York Times, published 20 Apr 1948: PROVIDENCE, R. I., April 19 - Edwin A Barrows, well known figure in the national electric utility circles in the Nineteen Twenties, died yesterday at his home. His age was 78.
Mr. Barrows, a former vice chairman of the National Electric Light Association, was president of the Narragansett Electric Lighting Company from 1916 to 1927, and before that served as secretary and treasurer of the Rhode Island utility from 1904 to 1916.
Since severing his connection with the power company, he had been associated with a local firm of investment brokers, and was director of several insurance companies.
He was a graduate from Brown University in 1891.\\

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 34 Olive Street between 1920 and 1930 at Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. 1256 In addition to family, also at residence in 1920 were three servants. He was employed as a President, Narragansett Electric Lighting Company in 1926. 1259

Children from this marriage were:

+ 399 F    i. Theodora Colt BARROWS 446,789,1260,1261 was born on 8 Jan 1901 in , , Rhode Island446,789,1253 and died before 1946.

+ 400 M    ii. Edwin Armington BARROWS Jr. 446,1262 was born on 11 Feb 1903 in , , Rhode Island446 and died on 17 Aug 1960 in , , Rhode Island1257,1263 at age 57.

   401 F    iii. Barbara BARROWS 446 was born on 6 Aug 1909 in , , Rhode Island446 and died before 1946.

Death Notes: She was not mentioned in her mother's obituary.

264. LeBaron Carlton COLT 436,446,449 (LeBaron Bradford COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 26 Feb 1877 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island,436,449 died on 25 May 1916 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island436,791 at age 39, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Noted events in his life were:

He graduated from Brown University in 1899 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. 446 He had a residence in 1910 at Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island. 1264 He was employed as a Manager, National India Rubber Company in 1914. 446

LeBaron married Jou Jou Edith CONVERSE,446,1264,1265 daughter of Admiral George Albert CONVERSE 446,1266,1267 and Laura Shelby BLOOD,1267 on 10 Jun 1903 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island.446 Jou was born about 1878 in , , Rhode Island,1264 died on 14 Sep 1952 in Lebanon, Grafton, New Hampshire436,1268 about age 74, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Marriage Notes: They were married at St. Michael's Protestant Episcopal Church. The only witnesses of the ceremony were eight friends of the bride and bridegroom Mr. Colt had been in poor health for some time, and only recently returned from New York State. The bride is prominent in Washington and Newport social circles. 1269

Death Notes: Obituary, Newport Daily News, Rhode Island, published 16 Sep 1952: Mrs. LeBaron Colt Dies, Was Newport Native. Mrs. J. Edith Converse Colt, 71, wife of the late LeBaron C. Colt of Bristol and a native of Newport, died Sunday in Lebanon, N.H. Funeral services will be held Wednesday in Norwich, Vt., at the family's original home where she has lived since 1918, after the death of her husband in 1916.
She was the daughter of the late Rear Adm. G. A. Converse, U.S.N., and Laura Shelby Blood Converse. Mrs. Colt is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Horace W. Peters, of Sewickley, Pa.; two sons, Capt. LeBaron C. Colt of Norwich, and G. A. Converse Colt, Closter, N. J.; a sister, Mrs. Huntington Jackson of Fletcher, N. C., and six grandchildren.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1920 at Norwich, Windsor, Vermont. 1270 She was a widow. Also at residence were her three children and a servant.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 402 M    i. LeBaron Carleton COLT 446,1264 was born on 10 Mar 1904 in , , Rhode Island,446,609,1264 died on 23 Jun 1976 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts609,1271 at age 72, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

+ 403 F    ii. Edith Converse COLT 446,1264,1272,1273 was born on 3 Oct 1907 in , , Rhode Island,446,609,1264 died on 18 Jul 2004 in Washington, District Of Columbia609 at age 96, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

+ 404 M    iii. George Albert Converse COLT 446,635,1264 was born on 19 Oct 1908 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island,446,609,635,1036,1264 died in Oct 1977 in Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts609 at age 69, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

267. Elizabeth Linda COLT 446,449,797 (LeBaron Bradford COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 29 Oct 1887 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island,446,449 died on 16 Oct 1965 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island798 at age 77, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Death Notes: Death Notice, New York Times published 16 Oct 1965: ANTHONY, Elizabeth Colt, of Providence, R. I., mother of Silas Reed and LeBaron Colt Anthony, also survived by eight grandchildren.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 240 Bowen Street in 1940 at Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. 1274 She was age 52 and a widow at the 1940 census. Also enumerated were son LeBarron C. Anthony (age 23) and two servants.

Elizabeth married Andrew Weeks ANTHONY,446,797,1275 son of Silas R. ANTHONY 1275 and Hattie W.,1275 on 17 Jan 1912 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island 446,1276.,1277 The marriage ended in divorce on 19 Jan 1928. Andrew was born on 20 Apr 1888 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts797,1275 and died on 28 Mar 1932 in Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts1278 at age 43.

Death Notes: Obituary, New York Times published 29 Mar 1932; Member of Distinguished Massachusetts Family is Dead: BOSTON, March 28. - Andrew Weeks Anthony, graduate of Harvard of the class of 1909, died tonight after a short illness at his home in Brookline.
Mr. Anthony was born in Boston on April 20, 1888, son of the late S. Reed Antony, one of the founders of Tucker, Anthony & Co., and Harriet Pitts Weeks Anthony, and was a grandson of the late Andrew Gray Weeks, founder of the old-time drug firm of Weeks & Potter. He was a descendant of George Weeks, who came from England to Dorchester in 1636; of Colonel Daniel Pierce of Newbury and of Elder William Brewster, Miles Standish, John Alden, Governor Thomas Dudley, General Daniel Denison and John Rogers, president of Harvard College in 1682-84.
He was employed by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad until his marriage in 1912 to Elizabeth Primrose Colt, daughter of the late Senator and Mrs. Le Baron Bradford Colt of Rhode Island, after which he moved to Bristol, R. I., and there became associated with the United States Rubber Company. After their divorce he married in 1928 Mrs. Lilybel B. Salisbury, daughter of the late William H. Barnard of New York, and thereafter lived in Brookline.
Mr. Anthony leaves a widow and two sons, Silas Reed Anthony a sophomore at Yale, and Le Baron Colt Anthony, a student at Promfret School.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Manager, Industrial Relations, Rubber Factory in 1920. 797 He resided at 56 High Street in 1920 at Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island. 797 There were also four servants living at residence. He resided at 113 Commonwealth Avenue in Mar 1928 at Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. 635 He resided at 50 Sargent Street in 1930 at Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts. 1279 Also at residence were two servants.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 405 M    i. Silas Reed ANTHONY II 635,797,1280 was born on 30 Oct 1912 in Brookline, Norfolk, Massachusetts609,797,1280 and died on 11 Apr 1998 in , , New York609,1281 at age 85.

   406 M    ii. LeBaron C. ANTHONY 797 was born on 6 Sep 1916 in Beverly Hills, Essex, Massachusetts609,797 and died in Jul 1982 in Barrington, Bristol, Rhode Island609 at age 65.

LeBaron married Elizabeth WOODHILL 609,1282 on 26 Nov 1966 in Essex, Middlesex, Connecticut.1282 Elizabeth was born on 28 Feb 1915609,1282 and died in May 1981 in Barrington, Bristol, Rhode Island609 at age 66. They had no children.

270. Russell Griswold COLT 280,448,449 (Samuel Pomeroy COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 1 Oct 1882 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island,448,449 died on 8 Jul 1960 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island811 at age 77, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Death Notes: Obituary, Hartford Courant, published Jul 9, 1960; R. G. COLT OF FASMED FAMILY DIES, PROVIDENCE, R. I.: Russell Griswold Colt, 78, a son of the man who established the famed 500 - acre Colt farm and drive in Bristol, died suddenly Friday at James Brown Hospital. His home was Linden Place, the family mansion in Bristol.
Born in Bristol, Colt was a son of Col. Samuel Pomeroy Colt and Elizabeth Bullock Colt and a nephew of former U.S. Sen. Lebaron Colt.
Wed to Ethel Barrymore
Colt was the husband of Gwendolyn Moran Colt and was the former husband of the late Ethel Barrymore.
Colt had been involved in attempts to clear away technicalities of Col. Colt's will that had blocked attempts to sell the famous farm. At issue was a clause in the will which set up the property as a trust to be held for Col. Colt's last surviving grandchild.
A move to make a state park out of the farm died this year in the General Assembly.
Miss Barrymore and Colt were wed in 1909. After numerous separations and reconciliations, they were divorced in 1923, though Miss Barrymore remained friendly with the Colt family.
They had three children, Ethel Barrymore Colt, Samuel Pomeroy Colt and John Drew Colt. All have appeared on either the stage of screen.
Colt remarried in 1940
His father, Col. Colt, was president of the United States Rubber Co. and president and board chairman of the Industrial Trust Co.
He was a nephew of Samuel Colt of Hartford, founder of Colt's Patent Fire Arms Co.
Russell Colt was in the brokerage business and in the munitions business with the Lewis Arms Co. before retiring in 1939.

General Notes: His father's will gave him $100,000 in cash in addition to the remainder interest in a $50,000 trust fund and one-sixth of the residuary estate and the estate at Mamaroneck, New York, that Samuel Colt had recently purchased.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 105 Waterman Street in 1900 at Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. 449 He was enumerated at the residence of LeBaron Colt, his uncle. He worked as a Stock Broker in 1917. 448 He had a residence in 1917 at Mamaroneck, Westchester, New York. 448 He was a retired stockbroker and executive of the Lewis Arms Company.

Russell married Ethel BARRYMORE,1284 daughter of Maurice BARRYMORE and Georgina DREWES, on 14 Mar 1909. The marriage ended in divorce in 1923. Ethel was born on 15 Aug 1879 in Philadelphia, , Pennsylvania, died on 18 Jun 1959 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California at age 79, and was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. Another name for Ethel was Ethel Mae BLYTHE.

Marriage Notes: The couple had been introduced, according to Barrymore's autobiography, when Colt had strolled by the table where she was having lunch with her uncle, actor John (Jack) Drew, in Sherry's Restaurant in New York. A New York Times article of 1911, when Barrymore first took preliminary divorce measures against Colt, states that Colt had been introduced to Barrymore by her brother John Barrymore while Colt was still a student at Yale.

Their marriage was a precarious one from the start, with Barrymore filing divorce papers as early in the marriage as 1911, much to Colt's surprise. At least one source claims that Colt abused her and also that he fathered a child with another woman while married to Barrymore. They divorced in 1923 and, quite surprisingly, she did not seek alimony from Colt, which was her right. Ethel Barrymore never remarried.

Burial Notes: She was buried in Calvary Cemetery.

General Notes: She was the sister of actors John Barrymore and Lionel Barrymore, the aunt of actor John Drew Barrymore, and the great-aunt of actress Drew Barrymore. She was also the niece of Broadway matinée idol John Drew Jr. and early Vitagraph movie star Sidney Drew. She spent her childhood in Philadelphia, and attended Roman Catholic schools there.

Ethel Barrymore was a highly regarded stage actress in New York City and a major Broadway performer. Many today consider her to be the greatest actress of her generation. She appeared in her first motion picture, The Nightingale, in 1914. She won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the 1944 film None but the Lonely Heart opposite Cary Grant. In 1949, Barrymore appeared in the Academy Award winning film Pinky for which she was awarded an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.

Noted events in her life were:

She worked as an Actress.

Children from this marriage were:

   407 M    i. Samuel Barrymore COLT 1284,1285,1286 was born on 28 Nov 1909 in Mamaroneck, Westchester, New York609,657 and died on 1 Aug 1986 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California609,657,1286,1287 at age 76.

Death Notes: Death Notice, Los Angeles Times published 12 Aug 1986: Namesake Samuel Colt Dies at 76: Samuel Colt, son of actress Ethel Barrymore and grand-nephew and namesake of the Samuel Colt who invented the Colt revolver, died Aug. 1 at his home in Beverly Hills. He was 76.
Colt was an Army veteran of World War II who spent most of his professional life in theatrical and film productions.

Obituary - New York Times published 7 Aug 1986: Samuel Barrymore Colt, a member of the theatrical family, died last Friday at his home in Beverly Hills, Calif. He was 76 years old.
Mr. Colt was the son of Ethel Barrymore, the actress, and Russell Griswold Colt. His grandfather, Samuel Pomeroy Colt, was founder of the United States Rubber Company and attorney general of Rhode Island. Two of his uncles were the actors John and Lionel Barrymore. And his great-uncle, Samuel Colt, invented the Colt revolver.
Mr. Colt, who was retired from theater and motion-picture production, also had a brief career on stage, and in 1956 acted on television's ''Playhouse 90'' with his mother in the cast of ''Eloise.''
Mr. Colt is survived by his wife, Eleanore Phillips Colt, the Los Angeles editor of Vogue and House and Garden.

General Notes: He was retired from theater and motion-picture production, also had a brief career on stage, and in 1956 acted on television's ''Playhouse 90'' with his mother in the cast of ''Eloise.''

Samuel married Eleanore ROBERTS 1080,1286,1288 on 18 Jul 1981 in San Diego, San Diego, California.1288 Eleanore was born on 26 Jun 1910 in , Los Angeles County, California609,1080,1288 and died on 24 Nov 1999 in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California609 at age 89. They had no children.

Marriage Notes: She was previously married for nearly 30 years to Franklyn Phillips.

Death Notes: Obituary - Los Angeles Times published 2 Dec 1999: Eleanore Phillips Colt; West Coast Editor of Vogue // Eleanore Phillips Colt, 89, onetime "legwoman" for gossip columnist Hedda Hopper and for 42 years the West Coast editor of Vogue and House and Garden magazines. Brought up in Los Angeles wealth and graduated from Mt. Vernon Seminary in Washington, D.C., the former Eleanore Roberts wrote articles for The Times about her year's stay during the Depression with an aunt in London. Hopper was so impressed with her writing (which earned Colt 75 cents for each column-inch printed) that she asked Colt to work for her, visiting studios and capsulizing new films for the columnist. Colt went on to write for such magazines as Town and Country and to work in public relations. But her most famous and longest tenure was with Conde Nast as West Coast editor of its leading magazines of fashion and taste, Vogue and House and Garden. Known professionally as Eleanore Phillips from her nearly 30-year marriage to Franklyn Phillips, she not only guided West Coast coverage for 42 years but also introduced top Eastern writers to the wonders of Los Angeles. When Vance Muse did an article for House Beautiful this August, it was Colt who showed him around downtown Los Angeles. Among other things, she told him, "Garbo loved all the old buildings and parks but especially the commotion in the street--people dashing about, doing business, living their lives. Downtown was fabulous. And compared to Hollywood and Santa Monica it was so invigorating." After a divorce, in 1981 she married Samuel Barrymore Colt, the son of Ethel Barrymore. He died in 1986. She retired in 1990 at the age of 80. On Nov. 24 in Montecito, Calif.

General Notes: She was known professionally as Eleanore Phillips.

Noted events in her life were:

She was employed as an Editor, Vogue and House and Garden magazines in 1986 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

   408 F    ii. Ethel Barrymore COLT 1284,1289 was born on 20 Apr 1912 in Mamaroneck, Westchester, New York,1289 died on 22 May 1977 in New York, , New York1289 at age 65, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Death Notes: She died at her home.

General Notes: She received an inheritance of $50,000 from the will of her grandfather, Samuel P. Colt.
She made her professional stage debut in 1930, supporting her mother in Scarlet Sister Mary. Then when 18 year old, she was cast as Seraphine, an illegitimate child of a black family in South Carolina. A big break for Miss Colt came when George White signed her to star in his 1931 Scandals which co-starred Ethel Merman, Rudy Vallee and Willie and Eugene Howard. But after her role was reduced to one music number, she decided to leave the revue. Mr. White said that when Miss Merman joined the show he was forced to give her some of Miss Colt's songs. She then went out on her own to learn the trade "from the ground up". For five years of one-night stands, she performed with the Jitney Players. She ran a summer stock company and played in stock, vaudeville and small nightclubs. Between tours she studied voice and soon was singing in small opera companies. A lyric soprano, she sang more than 100 concerts. Miss Colt also lectured extensively on the American musical theater, and appeared in on-woman shows.

She returned to the Broadway stage in 1971 and appeared with the New York City Opera as the Duchess of Krackenthorp in Daughter of the Regiment starring Beverly Sills, at the New York State Theater on Sept. 7, 1975.

Ethel married John Romeo MIGLIETTA 436,1289,1290 on 1 Dec 1944 in New York, , New York.1291 John was born about 1884 in Como, Italy, died on 13 Dec 1975 in New York, , New York1290 about age 91, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.

Death Notes: He died at his home.

General Notes: He came to the United States at age 19 and worked in the oilfields near Beaumont, Texas for the Texas Company, as Texaco then was known. He worked his way up, and, as vice president, directed the building of the company's first foreign refinery in Antwerp, Belgium. In World War I he handled the supply of oil to the British Navy. After leaving Texaco, he had petroleum and mining interest in a number of counties. He was also a

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Petroleum Executive in 1944.

   409 M    iii. John Drew COLT 1284,1292 was born on 9 Sep 1913 in Mamaroneck, Westchester, New York,436,1292 died on 6 Jun 1975 in , , Rhode Island436 at age 61, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

General Notes: He was named after his grand-uncle, John Drew, the actor. He received an inheritance of $50,000 from the will of his grandfather, Samuel P. Colt. He made his first stage appearance in a walk-on part in his mother's vehicle, "Scarlet Sister Mary", in 1931 at the age of 17. He deserted the stage in 1939 to enter the life insurance business with an office in New York City.

John married Marjorie DOW 1293 on 23 Apr 1940 in Elkton, Cecil, Maryland.1293 Marjorie was born on 3 Sep 1910,436 died on 10 Mar 1964 in , , Rhode Island436 at age 53, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Marriage Notes: She was previously married to Hugh Bancroft Jr. 1294

Russell next married Gwendolyn Mary GRAY 811,1295 on 28 Oct 1940 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island.1295 Gwendolyn was born on 18 Jul 1896 in Dublin, Ireland,609,1295,1296 died on 18 Mar 1985609,1297 at age 88, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Marriage Notes: They were married at his residence. The witnesses were his housekeeper and an unidentified "Providence man"

271. Roswell Christopher COLT 810,812,813 (Samuel Pomeroy COLT8, Christopher COLT Jr.7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 10 Oct 1889 in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island,602,813,814 died on 1 May 1935 in New York, , New York814 at age 45, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

Death Notes: Obituary - New York Times published May 2, 1935: ROSWELL COLT DEAD; FAMILY WELL KNOWN // Son of Late Colonel Samuel P. Colt of Rhode Island - Was a Gentleman Farmer: Roswell C. Colt of Bristol and New York, son of the late Colonel Samuel P. Colt, died suddenly today at his New York home, 375 Park Avenue, relatives here announced tonight.
He was in his forty-sixth year. He was born at the Colt estate at Bristol, which was still maintained by him and his brother Russell G. Colt, former husband of Ethel Barrymore.
With him at his death were his wife, Mrs. Melva P. Colt, and two children, Coldwell and Byron Colt. Miss Elizabeth Colt, daughter by a previous marriage, sailed today from Europe to New York. The brother, Russell G. Colt, is in Europe.
Besides his widow, children and brother, Mr. Colt is survived by three cousins, Mrs. Mary Colt Gross, Mrs. Elizabeth Colt Anthony and Mrs. Theodora Colt Barrows, all of Providence, daughters of the late United States Senator LeBaron C. Colt.
The widow of Mr. Colt is the former Melva Peshmalyan of his city. A daughter of Zaruye Peshmalyan, a Persian, well known as a dealer in rugs and art objects, she was 19 years old when she was married to Mr. Colt by General Sessions Judge Charles C. Nott Jr., in his chambers in the Criminal Court Building, this city, in October 1927. In obtaining the marriage license Mr. Colt gave "farming" as his occupation. The first Mrs. Colt died in1916.

General Notes: His father's will gave him $100,000 in cash and one-sixth of the residuary estate.

Noted events in his life were:

He was educated at Harvard University in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. 1298 He was listed in the 1913 Alumni Directory. He had a residence in 1930 at Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island. 1299 Also enumerated were wife Melba (age 21), son Caldwell (age 1) and daughter Elizabeth (age 16)

Roswell married Dorothy CHIPMAN 1300 on 27 Jun 1912 in London, England.1300 Dorothy was born on 20 Aug 1888 in London, England and died in 1916812 at age 28.

Marriage Notes: At Age 22, Roswell, traveled to England unaccompanied, arriving 4 Jun 1912, on the ship Lusitania where he apparently married Dorothy. Roswell returned to the United States 5 Sep 1912 on the Olympic accompanied by his new wife and father Samuel P. Colt who had arrived in England 25 Jun 1912 on the Lusitania probably upon receiving word of his son's pending marriage. The manifest stated Dorothy was the "wife of a U.S. citizen" and that address in the United States had not yet been established.

Marriage Announcement, New York Times, published 28 Jun 1912, R. C. Colt Married / Son of Col. S. P. Colt Weds Miss Chipman of Winnipeg in London; LONDON, Jun 27. - At St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, to-day Russell (sic) Christopher Colt, son of Col. Samuel P. Colt of Rhode Island, was married to Miss Dorothy Borradaile Chipman, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Chipman of Winnipeg. 635,1301

The child from this marriage was:

   410 F    i. Elizabeth COLT 436,635,812 was born on 18 Feb 1914 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada,436,635 died in 1994436 at age 80, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

General Notes: She received an inheritance of $50,000 from the will of her grandfather, Samuel P. Colt. She returned from Europe upon learning of her father's death, arriving at the port of New York 9 May 1935.

Roswell next married Melva PESHMALYAN 436,801,812 on 17 Oct 1927 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.801 Melva was born on 7 Apr 1911 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts,436,801 died in 1970436 at age 59, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436 Another name for Melva was Melba.

Marriage Notes: Earlier the day of marriage, they had obtained their marriage license but could not be married by the Clerk of Court because of her age (19). A new law required the ceremony be performed by either a clergyman or Judge if either party was under the age of twenty-one. It was said that she married without her father's knowledge, but that the rest of the family had known of the plans. They are said to be planning a wedding trip around the world. 801

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 52 West 85th Street in 1940 at New York, New York, New York. 1302 She was a widow age 32, enumerated at the residence of her brother-in-law and wife, Charles B. and Mildred Carroll.

Children from this marriage were:

   411 M    i. Caldwell COLT 812,1302,1303 was born in 1929 in , , New York1302 and died after 1950.

General Notes: On 4 Oct 1950, Caldwell Colt, arrived in Canada on a flight from Paris. He gave his address as New York, New York

   412 M    ii. Byron Michael COLT 436,657,812,1302 was born on 27 Dec 1934 in , , New York,657 died on 11 Jun 1965 in , Napa County, California657 at age 30, and was buried in Juniper Hill Cemetery, Bristol, Rhode Island.436

   413 F    iii. Melba COLT

Melba married Luke A. DELMOUZO.

273. John Berkeley HAYS 466,815 (Florence COLT8, James Benjamin COLT7, Sarah CALDWELL6, Margaret COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 4 Mar 1868 in , , Missouri,466,657,815,822 died on 1 Mar 1942 in , San Mateo County, California657,823 at age 73, and was buried in Colma, San Mateo, California.824

Death Notes: Obituary - The Times and Daily New Leader, San Mateo, California, published 2 Mar 1942: John B. Hays, 73, of San Mateo Dies // John Berkeley Hays, 73, retired San Francisco insurance company executive died yesterday in a San Mateo hospital following a long illness. Hays who resided at 35 South Eldorado avenue, had lived in San Mateo 15 years. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Gertrude W. P. Hays. Funeral services will be held at the William Crosby & Co. chapel at 10 a. m. tomorrow with the Rev. Lindley Miller, rector of St. Matthew's Episcopal; church officiating. Cremation will be at the Cypress Lawn Memorial park.

Burial Notes: Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.

General Notes: The 1892 California Voter Registration gave his physical appearance as; height 5'8", light complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, born in Missouri.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Mail Agent in Oct 1890. 1304 He resided at 2011 Green Street in Oct 1890 at San Francisco, San Francisco, California. 1304 He had a residence in Mar 1892 at Fresno, Fresno, California. 1304 He resided at 1401 Sutter Street in 1900 at San Francisco, San Francisco, California. 822 He and his wife were living with her parents. He was employed as a General Contractor in 1910. 1305 He resided at 1922 Franklin Street in 1910 at San Francisco, San Francisco, California. 1305 He, his wife and son were living with her parents. Also at residence was a nurse and a servant. He resided at 15 West Poplar Avenue in 1930 at San Mateo, San Mateo, California. 1306 He owned his residence valued at $15,000. He worked as an Insurance Agent in 1930. 1306 He resided at 35 El Dorado Street in 1940 at San Mateo, San Mateo, California. 1307

John married Gertrude Williams PEASE,657,822,1307,1308 daughter of Lyman S. PEASE 822,1309 and Agnes GAULEY,822 in 1899 in , , California.822 Gertrude was born on 30 Mar 1867 in , , California657,822 and died on 20 May 1950 in , San Mateo County, California657,1308 at age 83.

Death Notes: Obituary - The Times (San Mateo, California) published 22 May 1950: GERTRUDE W. P. HAYS // Mrs. Gertrude William Pease Hays, of 122 1/2 Dwight road, Burlingame, succumbed to a long illness Saturday afternoon at Community Hospital. A native of San Francisco and 82 years old, she had lived in Burlingame for 40 years. She was the widow of John Berkley Hays and the mother of the late John B. Hays. Her only living survivor is a cousin, Mrs. Dorothy Pease Harvey of Meredith, N. H. Funeral services from the Crosby N. Gray mortuary in Burlingame will be held tomorrow at 11 a. m. Interment is pending.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 122 1/2 Dwight Road between 1910 and 1950 at Burlingame, San Mateo, California. 1308 Her obituary stated being a resident of Burlingame for 40 years (1910).

The child from this marriage was:

   414 M    i. John Berkeley HAYS Jr. 1305 was born on 30 Aug 1905 in , San Mateo County, California1080,1305 and died between 1930 and 1942.

Death Notes: He was not listed in his father's obituary.



278. Henry Deward COLLIER 313,474,480,602,657,849,850 (William Hoyle8, Henry Ward7, William II6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 29 Mar 1876 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California,479,480,602,657 died on 30 Jan 1959 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California657,851 at age 82, and was buried on 3 Feb 1959 in Menlo Park, San Mateo, California.852

Death Notes: Obituary - The Seattle Times published Jan 31, 1959; H.D. COLLIER, RETIRED OIL EXECUTIVE, DIES. H. D. Collier, 83, retired president and board chairman of Standard Oil Co. of California, died last night in a San Francisco hospital after a short illness. Mr. Collier had been retired since 1955. He joined the oil firm in 1903 in Seattle as a salesman. He also was in the Tacoma and Portland offices before he went to San Francisco. He became a director in 1924 and for many years served as the chairman of the board. He was chairman during the company's greatest era of expansion in the West.
Mr. Collier retired as chairman in 1949. He was born in San Francisco. He was reared in Port Townsend and other Puget Sound communities.
Mr. Collier was a director of several banks and active in the Republican Part. He is survived by his wife Mae.

Burial Notes: Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.

General Notes: Henry Deward Collier is not well known as a seafarer and his obituary in the New York Times made no mention of it, but he loved ships. He was descended from a long line of Connecticut sea captains who worked the whaling trade and ran schooners between Calcutta, Sydney, Shanghai and the US West Coast in the great days of sail. He started on Washington state's Puget Sound in the 1890s as an engineer on the Flyer, the pride of the "mosquito fleet" that provided transport across and along the Sound.

He was best known as the founding chairman of Aramco, today the world's largest oil company, and also chairman of what is known today as Chevron. It was shrewdness that led him to form the partnership of Mobil, Exxon, Texaco and SoCal that became known as Aramco, and King Faisal of Saudi Arabia was as enthusiastic as he. It assured that there would be sufficient markets for distributing the large quantities of Saudi oil that SoCal had discovered, and that the British would not have a hand in it as Faisal feared British domination. He believed very much in tapping the spirit and energy of the soldiers coming back from the Second World War. He developed what he named the Chevron dealership network to offer men an opportunity to work with the Standard Oil Company of California, rather than for it, guessing that returning soldiers, after years in the armed forces, would not welcome the stability and remoteness of a major corporation as they had in the jobless 1930s. It was the beginning of the Chevron brand.

He started with Standard Oil in the early 1900s. His first job was working the wharves of Seattle drumming up an oil business in the marine industry by persuading steamboat operators to convert from burning cord wood or coal to burning oil. He approached Joshua Green, the legendary Seattle Banker and owner of the Athlon whose compound engine had recently been replaced with a triple expansion steam engine to consider conversion to oil fuel. Green initially declined, telling him "Harry, that stuff blows up!" To prove the contrary, Collier rigged up an oil burner under the boiler, and then dropped a lighted match in the oil tank. When no explosion ensued, Collier had made his sale.

He was devoted to public service, working hard to ensure that his company supported the Red Cross, the War Chest, international relief and many other charities. He worked hard to ensure the accession of his friend Dwight Eisenhower to the Presidency. But for him, charity began at home, and he ensured to the best of his ability that his relations had jobs in the darkest days of the Great Depression. He adapted well to change, and it was the facility with which he did so that I think defined his life.

His summer home in Los Gatos was known as Sun Acres, a 1932 two story, ten room country home. He often played host to captains, admirals and other men of the sea. Four nieces became the wives of admirals in time, and he took great pleasure in that, as an old sea dog should. But the ship that was named for him, the oil tanker HD Collier, was sunk by a Japanese submarine in the war with a great loss of life.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence from 1900 to 1910 at Seattle, King, Washington. 480,1311 He was employed as an Assistant Manager, Standard Oil Company in 1917 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California. 602 He had a residence from 1920 to 1930 at San Francisco, San Francisco, California. 1312,1313 He was employed as a Director, Standard Oil Company in 1930 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California. 1312

Henry married Ella May KILLEN,474,657,1314 daughter of Joseph C. KILLEN 1315 and Rachel E. MARTELL,1315 on 9 Dec 1903 in Seattle, King, Washington.1311 Ella was born on 7 May 1878 in Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota657 and died on 12 Feb 1959 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California657 at age 80.

Marriage Notes: They were married at North Baptist Church in the presence of Lucy Peck and W. L. Collier. Marriage license stated her name "May Killen".

The child from this marriage was:

   415 M    i. William Winston COLLIER 1313,1316 was born on 30 May 1907 in Seattle, King, Washington,1313,1317 died on 3 Mar 1923 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California at age 15, and was buried on 5 Mar 1923 in Menlo Park, San Mateo, California. Another name for William was Winston.

Death Notes: He died at age 15 years, 9 months and 3 days from Acute Myocarditis- Peritonitis, Acute Gangrenous Appendicitis.

Burial Notes: Cypress Lawn Mausoleum.

279. Caroline Hoyle COLLIER 313,474,479,480,853,854,855 (William Hoyle8, Henry Ward7, William II6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 5 Feb 1878 in Port Madison, Kitsap, Washington479,480,854 and died on 2 Sep 1947 in Seattle, King, Washington854,856 at age 69.

Death Notes: Obituary - The Seattle Times published Sep 3 1947; MRS. A. L. SMITH TAKEN BY DEATH: Mrs. Caroline S. Smith, 69 years old, 1602 18th Ave., a native of Washington State, died yesterday in a rest home. Funeral Services will be held at 4:30 o'clock tomorrow in the Bonney-Watson chapel.
Mrs. Smith, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Collier, was born in Port Gamble. Her father was a chief engineer on the ships plying coastal waters in the early days. Her grandfather, William Collier, came to Puget Sound from Massachusetts on sailing ships which he owned and operated. A log book still in the family's possession tells of one journey to this area.
Mrs. Smith's husband, Arden L. Smith, a lumberman, died in 1945. She was a member of the Daughters of the Confederacy; Cecelia Guild and the Seattle Music Study Club.
Surviving are four sons, Alden Lee, Seattle; Harold A., San Pedro, Calif., Austin J., Cincinnati, and Roger P. Smith, San Francisco; three sisters, Mrs. C. B. Sandefer and Mrs. Florence Fairbairn, bother of Beverly Hills, Calif., and Mrs. J. F. Lane, Los Gatos, Calif., and two brothers, W. D. Beverly Hills, and H. D. Collier, San Francisco.

NOTE: Reference to William Collier incorrect - he was her great grandfather. Correct reference should be Henry Ward Collier who was a mariner.

Caroline married Arden Leigh SMITH,313,474,831,854 son of George Washington SMITH 854,1318 and Mary Ann SMITH,854,1318 on 1 Jan 1902 in Seattle, King, Washington 474.,853 Arden was born on 19 Feb 1867 in Machias, Washington, Maine854 and died on 2 Dec 1944 in Seattle, King, Washington831,1319 at age 77.

Marriage Notes: They were married at St. Mark's Parish in the presence of William H Collier and Annie Collier Lane.

Death Notes: Obituary - The Seattle Times published Dec 3, 1944, ARDEN LEIGH SMITH: Arden Leigh Smith prominent Seattle lumberman and resident since 1888, died yesterday in a hospital after a long illness, at the age of 76. Funeral arrangements are in charge of the Bonney-Watson mortuary.
Born in Northfield, Me., Mr. Smith spent his early life in the East. Upon arriving in Seattle he became identified with mill interest. In 1913 he formed the Harper Barge & Lighterage Company. Eight years later he sold his interest in the company and went back into the lumbering business. Mr. Smith retired ten years ago.
He formerly was a member of the Arctic Club, St. John's Lodge, F. & A. M.; Oriental Chapter, R. A. M.; Seattle Commandery, Knights Templars; Nile Temple Shrine; and St. Mark's Episcopal Church. He recently had been making his home at the Olympic Hotel.
Surviving are his widow, Caroline, and four sons, Austin Julien Smith, Seattle; Lieut. Leigh Alden Smith, U.S. Maritime Commission; Harold en Smith, Pasadena, Calif.; Rogers Philip Smith, Washington, D. C.

General Notes: He left and estate valued at $443,037.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence from 1920 to 1930 at Seattle, King, Washington. 1321,1322 He resided at 1602 East Madison Street between 1935 and 1940 at Seattle, King, Washington. 855

Children from this marriage were:

+ 416 M    i. Harold Arden SMITH 573,837,1322,1323 was born on 2 Oct 1902 in Seattle, King, Washington573,837,1322 and died on 31 Dec 1991 in Seattle, King, Washington831 at age 89.

+ 417 M    ii. Alden Leigh SMITH 474,1322,1324 was born on 22 Jun 1904 in Seattle, King, Washington609,837,1322 and died on 21 Mar 1981 in , Jefferson County, Washington609,831 at age 76.

+ 418 M    iii. Austen Julian SMITH 854,1321 was born on 24 Mar 1907 in Seattle, King, Washington609,854,1321 and died on 16 Dec 1987 in Maysville, Mason, Kentucky609,1325 at age 80.

+ 419 M    iv. Rogers Philip SMITH 609,1321,1323 was born on 4 Feb 1910 in Seattle, King, Washington609,1321 and died on 25 Mar 2001 in Carmel, Monterey, California609,1326 at age 91.

280. Anne Elizabeth COLLIER 313,479,480,657 (William Hoyle8, Henry Ward7, William II6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 27 Sep 1879 in Port Gamble, Kitsap, Washington479,480,657 and died on 17 Mar 1951 in , Alameda County, California657 at age 71.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1900 at Seattle, King, Washington. 480 At the 1900 census she was enumerated as Annie Lane (daughter) at her parent's residence.

Anne married James Frederick LANE,313,602,657,1327,1328 son of Robert LANE 1329,1330 and Anne BRAY,1329,1331,1332 on 25 Sep 1899 in Seattle, King, Washington 474.,480 James was born on 13 Apr 1874 in Durham, Ontario, Canada,602,657,1329 died on 30 Dec 1951 in , Santa Clara County, California657 at age 77, and was buried in Glendale, Los Angeles, California.1333

Marriage Notes: Marriage license stated her name as "Annie H Collier".

Birth Notes: His Ontario, Canada, birth registration name was "James Thomas Lane", Born 13 Apr 1874 (Registration #014815, filed 17May 1874).

Burial Notes: Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Plot: Col. of Memory, Memorial Terrace, Lot 0, Space 20052)

General Notes: He was raised in Port Perry, Canada, one of some twelve children. Both parents had died by the time he was twelve. He made his way alone to Seattle to find his eldest brother. He found him and his brother helped him find a job as an office-boy at the Scandinavian American Bank in Seattle. He ultimately became its President. But the bank failed during the Great Depression and he spent most of the rest of his life paying off debts that the bank owed, but his partners had failed to meet their obligations. This was a devastating blow to him psychologically, from which he never recovered for the rest of his life.

In 1943 James and Ann Lane sold their house in Mount Baker Park, Seattle, and move to Los Gatos, California, to live on the estate, "Oaks" of their daughter Marion (Lane) Ingram whose husband was recently deceased. In about 1947 they moved to Oakland across the Bay and lived in an apartment overlooking Lake Merritt, reminding them of Lanehurst on Lake Washington where Anne Collier Lane died in approximately 1949. James Lane then moved in with his daughter Donna Lane Davis and her husband, Burton Davis, in Long Beach, California.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1881 at Cartwright, Durham, Ontario, Canada. 1332 At the 1881 Census of Canada he was age seven, enumerated at parents' residence. He was naturalized in 1898. 1328 He was employed as a Cashier, Scandinavian American Bank in 1917 in Seattle, King, Washington. 602 He resided at Mercer Island in 1920 at Seattle, King, Washington. 1328 Also at residence were his wife and six children. He had a residence from 1930 to 1940 at Seattle, King, Washington. 1335,1336 Also enumerated at the 1940 census were his son and grandson, James F. Lane Jr. (age 30, widowed) and James F Lane III (age 5).

Children from this marriage were:

+ 420 F    i. Evelyn Winston LANE 1323,1328,1337 was born on 18 Jun 1900 in Seattle, King, Washington,837 died on 11 Jan 1951 in Yokosuka, Japan1338 at age 50, and was buried in Glendale, Los Angeles, California.1339

+ 421 F    ii. Marion E. LANE 1323,1328,1340 was born on 24 Sep 1901 in Seattle, King, Washington,837 died on 7 Jun 1986 in Palo Alto, Santa Clara, California657 at age 84, and was buried in Glendale, Los Angeles, California.

+ 422 F    iii. Donna Anne LANE 657,1323,1328 was born on 16 Apr 1903 in Seattle, King, Washington657,837,1341 and died on 25 Dec 1968 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California657 at age 65.

+ 423 F    iv. Dorothy Collier LANE 474,609,837,1323,1328 was born on 14 Sep 1904 in Seattle, King, Washington,609,837 died on 26 Aug 1988 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland609 at age 83, and was buried in Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland.

   424 M    v. William Collier LANE 474,657,1323,1328,1335 was born on 22 Oct 1907 in Seattle, King, Washington657,1335 and died on 31 Dec 1958 in San Mateo, San Mateo, California657,1342 at age 51.

Death Notes: Obituary - San Mateo Times published 1 Jan 1959 (pg. 28): W. C. LANE // William Collier Lane, 51, of 14 Finecrest terrace, San Mateo, foreign trade manager for Standard Oil Company of California, died suddenly of a heart attack at his home yesterday.
A Native of Seattle, Wash., he was a graduate of the University of Washington.
Mr. Lane joined the Standard Oil Company in 1926 and became foreign trade manager in 1956.
He served in the Navy during World War II as a member of the Army-Navy petroleum board and as officer in charge of fuel and tanker operations in Europe for which he won the Bronze Star.
Mr. Lane was a member of the San Francisco Stock Exchange club and was past president of the Pan American society.
He leaves his wife, Ruth; daughter, Elizabeth; stepdaughter, Susan Dalton of South Bend, Ind., brothers and sisters, Mrs. F. I Entwistle of San Francisco, Mrs. Burton Davis of Palo Alto, Mrs. M. J. Tichenor of Frankfurt, Germany, and J. F. Lane of Los Altos.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 a. m. at the Crosby N. Gray mortuary in Burlingame.

William married Nan BURCKHARDT 474,1343 on 15 Jun 1933 in Seattle, King, Washington.474 The marriage ended in divorce before 1940. Nan was born in 1909 in Oregon, Clackamas, Oregon1343 and died on 4 Feb 1996 in Seattle, King, Washington831 at age 87.

Marriage Notes: They were married at the Chapel of Saint Mark's Cathedral in the presence of Evelyn Lane McLean and James Frederick Lane Jr. At the 1940 census he stated being divorced. She remarried twice; 7 Jun 1940 (William H. Dills)and 8 Aug 1950 (Frank Cobbs). 474,1344

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1930 at Seattle, King, Washington. 1343

William next married Ruth S. 1345.,1346 Ruth was born about 1909 in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana1346 and died on 15 May 1977 in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana1346 about age 68.

Death Notes: Obituary - San Mateo Times published 16 May 1977: RUTH LANE // Ruth S. Lane, 68, a resident of San Mateo for 25 years before moving to Ft. Wayne. Ind., three years ago, died Sunday at her home there. She was a native of South Bend and had spent much of her early life in Indiana. She was a member of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church of San Mateo, and of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority and the Junior League, Ft. Wayne. Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Richard Ferguson of Ft. Wayne and Elizabeth Lane of Los Gatos. and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Crosby N. Gray chapel, with interment in Cypress Lawn Memorial Park. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Cancer Society or Heart fund.

+ 425 M    vi. James Frederick LANE Jr. 837,1323,1328,1335 was born on 25 Jul 1909 in Seattle, King, Washington609,837,1335 and died in May 1977 in Santa Rosa, Sonoma, California609 at age 67.

281. William Libby COLLIER 479,602,857 (William Hoyle8, Henry Ward7, William II6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 24 Dec 1881 in , , Washington,479,602 died on 13 Nov 1953 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California657,858 at age 71, and was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.859

Death Notes: Obituary, Los Angeles Times, Published 15 Nov 1953, William Collier, Veteran Realty Man, Dies at 71: Funeral services for William L. Collier, 71, long active in the real estate and insurance business in Beverly Hills, will be conducted at 1 p.m. tomorrow in the Church of the Recessional, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, cremation will follow.
Mr. Collier dies Friday in St. Vincent's Hospital following an illness of several months. He was a brother of Harry D. Collier, San Francisco, a director and former president and chairman of the board of Standard Oil Co.
Long in L.A. Area
A native of Port Gamble, Wash., Mr. Collier had lived in the Los Angeles area of 35 years. He operated the William L. Collier Co. at 450 N. Camden Drive, Beverly Hills and resided at5065 Oakdale Ave., Woodland Hills.
He3 leaves his widow, Bertha J. and a daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth C. Stokes, Tarzana; two sisters, Mrs. Hazel C. Sandefer, Beverly Hills, and Mrs. Florence Fairbairn, Modesto, and his brother

Burial Notes: Forest Lawn Cemetery

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Real Estate Broker from 1930 to 1940. 857,1347 He resided at 510 North Foot Hill Road in 1930 at Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California. 1347 He resided at 225 Spalding Drive in 1940 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 857

William married Bertha Gertrude JOHNSON 313,857,1348 on 4 Mar 1912 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.1348 Bertha was born about 1888 in , , New York,1347 died on 6 Feb 1960 in Boise, Ada, Idaho1349 about age 72, and was buried in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.859

Marriage Notes: They were married at St. John's Episcopal Church

Death Notes: Death Notice, Los Angeles Times, Published 6 Feb 1960: COLLIER, Bertha J., beloved mother of Mrs. Betty Stokes, sister of William Hoag, grandmother of Winston Collier and Kent Alan Stokers. Private Services to be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Wee Kirk o' the Heather, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale. Please omit flowers. Forest Lawn Mortuary in charge.

Burial Notes: Forest Lawn Cemetery


The child from this marriage was:

+ 426 F    i. Elizabeth Jane COLLIER 1350,1351,1352 was born on 1 Jul 1913 in Seattle, King, Washington1350,1351 and died in Sep 1986 in McCall, Valley, Idaho609 at age 73.

282. Florence Theresa COLLIER 313,479,480,657 (William Hoyle8, Henry Ward7, William II6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 21 Mar 1885 in , , Washington479,480,657 and died on 24 Feb 1958 in , Stanislaus County, California657,860 at age 72.

Death Notes: Death Notice, Modesto Bee and Herald-News (Modesto, CA) 26 Feb 1958: Florence T. Fairbairn a resident of Modesto for 15 years died suddenly in her home yesterday, apparently from a heart attack.
Funeral services are pending at Franklin & Downs Funeral Home.
Mrs. Fairbairn leaves two children, Dorothy Graham of Los Altos and Charles C Fairbairn of Modesto, a brother and sister, H D Collier of San Francisco and Hazel Sandefer of Beverly Hills, and four grandchildren. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1940 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 1353 She was enumerated at the residence of her son-in-law and daughter Henry and Dorothy Graham.

Florence married Charles Edward FAIRBAIRN 602,1323 on 3 Mar 1908 in Mercer Island, King, Washington 474.,1354 Charles was born on 17 Apr 1880 in , , Pennsylvania602 and died between 1936 and 1940.602

Marriage Notes: They were married at the home of Mr. & Mrs James F. Lane, brother-in-law and sister of the bride by Rev. J. K. Black in the presence of Harry D. Collier and J. F. Lane.

Death Notes: His wife was a widow at the 1940 census.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Special Agent, Standard Oil Company in 1917 in Los Gatos, Santa Clara, California. 602 He resided at 237 Glen Ridge Avenue in 1917 at Los Gatos, Santa Clara, California. 602 He had a residence in 1920 at Redwood, Santa Clara, California. 1355 He had a residence from 1930 to 1936 at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California. 1356

Children from this marriage were:

   427 F    i. Dorothy FAIRBAIRN 1355 was born on 15 Oct 1911 in , , Washington609,1355 and died on 22 Jan 1994 in Alpharetta, Fulton, Georgia609 at age 82.

Dorothy married Henry Thomas GRAHAM,602,657 son of John GRAHAM 1357 and Theresa MAYO,1357.,1358 Henry was born on 17 Jan 1898 in , Pierce County, Washington602,609,657,837 and died on 19 Dec 1983 in , Santa Clara County, California609,657 at age 85.

Noted events in his life were:

He was educated at Student, Washington State College in 1917 in Pullman, Whitman, Washington. 602 He had a residence in 1920 at Tacoma, Pierce, Washington. 1359 At the 1920 census he was age 22, enumerated at the residence of his widowed mother. He was employed as a Salesman, Oil Company between 1930 and 1940. 1353,1360 He had a residence in 1930 at Boise, Ada, Idaho. 1360 He resided at 1026 Masselin in 1940 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 1353 Also at residence were wife Dorothy (age 28) and mother-in-law Florence Fairbairn (age 48, widow).

+ 428 M    ii. Charles C. FAIRBAIRN 657,1355,1361 was born on 31 May 1917 in , , Washington657,1355 and died on 3 Apr 1973 in , Stanislaus County, California657 at age 55.

283. Maud Hazel COLLIER 313,480,609,657,861 (William Hoyle8, Henry Ward7, William II6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 28 Dec 1890 in , Jefferson County, Washington480,609,657 and died on 6 Sep 1968 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California609,657 at age 77.

Maud married Cleveland Blaine SANDEFER 313,602,657,861 on 8 Aug 1911 in Mercer Island, King, Washington 474.,1362 Cleveland was born on 1 Jun 1885 in , , Illinois602,657 and died on 27 Dec 1950 in , Los Angeles County, California657 at age 65. Another name for Cleveland was Cleve.

Marriage Notes: They were married at, "Lanehurst", the home of Mr. & Mrs. James Lane, brother-in-law and sister of the bride.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Real Estate Agent between 1930 and 1940. 861,1363 He had a residence between 1930 and 1940 at Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California. 861,1363 Also enumerated in 1930 at residence was mother-in-law Ann Collier (age 73). At the 1940 census he was 53. Also enumerated were wife Hazel (age 48) and daughter Ann (age 16).

The child from this marriage was:

+ 429 F    i. Anne Winston SANDEFER 861,1080,1363,1364 was born on 6 Feb 1923 in , Los Angeles County, California1080,1363 and died on 11 Oct 1979 in , Santa Barbara County, California657 at age 56.

285. Alice B. COLLIER 486,870 (Frederick Brown8, John Caldwell7, William II6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 14 Sep 1879 in Newark, Essex, New Jersey486,871 and died on 21 Oct 1965 in Oriskney, Oneida, New York871 at age 86.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 240 Kingston Avenue from 1930 to 1940 at Brooklyn, Kings, New York. 1365,1366 She was enumerated as an employee at the Brooklyn Home for Consumptives (Tuberculosis) at the 1940 census.

Alice married Albert Greenleaf CARMIENCKE 487,602,866,870,1367 about 1916. Albert was born on 7 Aug 1875 in Washington, District Of Columbia602,870,1367 and died on 30 May 1937 in Oceanside, Nassau, New York at age 61.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 410-412 West 23rd Street in 1910 at New York, , New York. 1368 He was living with his widowed mother and sister. He worked as a Public Accountant in 1910. 1368 He was employed as an Accountant, Printing Company in 1920. 870 He resided at 251 Rocklyn Avenue in 1920 at Lynbrook, Nassau, New York. 870

Children from this marriage were:

+ 430 M    i. Bayard Collier CARMIENCKE 870,1368,1369 was born on 10 May 1905 in New York, , New York870,1368 and died on 3 Aug 1957 in East Meadow, Nassau, New York at age 52. (Relationship to Father: Adopted, Relationship to Mother: Biological)

+ 431 M    ii. Lindon Bates CARMIENCKE 487,609,870 was born on 5 Dec 1918 in Hempstead, Nassau, New York,609,870 died on 5 Feb 1976 in Alamogordo, Otero, New Mexico609 at age 57, and was buried in Alamogordo, Otero, New Mexico.1370

Alice next married Bayard Taylor THOMPSON 871,1368,1371 about 1901 1368.,1369 The marriage ended in divorce. Bayard was born on 14 Mar 1879 in Washington, Warren, New Jersey871,1368 and died in 1946 in , , New Jersey871 at age 67.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 410/412 West 23rd Street in 1910 at New York, , New York. 1368 Bayard, his wife Alice and son Bayard C. were enumerated as "Lodgers" at the residence of Sarah Carmiencke and her son Albert G. (Albert would became Alice Thompson's second husband in about 1916).

287. Lemuel Collier HALLOCK 891 (Sarah Rachael COLLIER8, Lemuel7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 15 Jun 1867 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio,501,573,891,892,893 died on 18 Mar 1945 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio1372 at age 77, and was buried on 21 Mar 1945 in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.1373

General Notes: At the 1920 census, Almon Hallock (age 26) and his daughter Annabelle (age 5) were living at the home of Lemuel and Ina Hallock in Cleveland, Ohio. At the 1930 census Annabelle was age 15 and listed as adopted daughter (in reality was granddaughter).

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at Mineral Ridge Village in 1900 at Weathersfield, Trumbull, Ohio. 1376 He worked as a Minister in 1900 in Weathersfield, Trumbull, Ohio. 1376 He worked as a Minister in 1910 in Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio. 1377 He worked as a Pastor in 1920 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 573 He worked as a Pastor, Methodist Church in 1930 in Lorain, Lorain, Ohio. 1378 He resided at 14104 Mayfair from 1935 to 1940 at East Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1379 At the 1940 census his granddaughter and husband, Ison L. West were enumerated next door (14106 Mayfair). He resided at 1619 Crawford Road in 1945 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1380

Lemuel married Ina BARRETT, daughter of Joseph H. BARRETT and Margaret PALMER, on 4 Sep 1888 in , Medina County, Ohio 573,893.,1381 Ina was born on 18 Jun 1871 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio,348,1382 died on 30 Jul 1947 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio1382,1383 at age 76, and was buried on 1 Aug 1947 in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.1384

Death Notes: She died at the Woman's Hospital.
Obituary - Cleveland Press published 30 Jul 1947: Hallock, Ina, beloved wife of the late Rev. Lemuel C., mother of Rollin of Wauconda, Ill., A. Joseph of LeRoy, O., grandmother of Mrs. Inabelle West (whom she raised), Mrs. Marietta Kennedy of Lodi, O., and A. Joseph Jr., U. S. Army, Linz, Austria, and four great-grandchildren, sister of Mrs. Ada Mathews, Mrs. Ora Derhammer, Mrs. Mary Selock and Sherman Barrett. Friends received at the Dougherty Funeral Parlors, 13613 Euclid Ave. (After 12 Noon Thurs.) Services will be conducted by the Rev. Dr. M. Wayne McQueen, Fri., Aug. 1, at 2 p. m. at LeRoy, O. Interment Le Roy Cemetery.

General Notes: Death certificate stated as having lived in community for 12 years, widow of Rev. Lemuel C Hallock. Informant: Mrs. Isabelle West.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 1619 Crawford Road on 30 Jul 1947 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1385

Children from this marriage were:

   432 M    i. Rollin C. HALLOCK 602 was born on 16 Jul 1888 in , Medina County, Ohio,348,602 died after 1930, and was buried in Wauconda, Lake, Illinois.1386

Burial Notes: Wauconda Cemetery

General Notes: He signed his name as "Rollin C. Hallock on his WW1 Draft Card. At the 1920 and 1930 census Rollin and his wife Bessie were at residence of Lucy Clough, mother-in-law, Wauconda, Lake, Illinois. First name listed as "Rollie C", occupation: Preacher. According to family lore Rollin had a "nervous breakdown" and wasn't talked about very much, although I believe he was in a sanatorium presumably in Illinois.

Rollin married Bessie M. CLOUGH, daughter of William M. CLOUGH 1388,1389 and Lucy COOK,1388 about 1914.916 Bessie was born on 23 Nov 1891 in , , Illinois,609 died in Sep 1971 in Antioch, Lake, Illinois,609 at age 79, and was buried in Wauconda, Lake, Illinois.1390 They had no children.

Burial Notes: Wauconda Cemetery.

General Notes: She was last known to own a gift/book store in a college town near Chicago (perhaps Northwestern).

Noted events in her life were:

She graduated. 1391

   433 F    ii. Sylvia Belle HALLOCK 1392,1393 was born on 15 Dec 1890 in Mogadore, Summit, Ohio348,1394 and died on 11 Feb 1901 in Mineral Ridge, Trumbull, Ohio1393 at age 10.

General Notes: At the 1910 census she was no longer at parent's residence, presumed married.

+ 434 M    iii. Almon Joseph HALLOCK was born on 24 Jul 1893 in Marlboro, Stark, Ohio,573,767,1395 died on 18 Dec 1957 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio341 at age 64, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

288. Franklin Almon HALLOCK 891 (Sarah Rachael COLLIER8, Lemuel7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 21 Aug 1869 in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois,501,884,891,893,896 died on 7 Jan 1935 in Lakeland, Polk, Florida762,893,897 at age 65, and was buried on 10 Jan 1935 in Lakeland, Polk, Florida.1396

Burial Notes: He was buried at Roselawn Cemetery.

General Notes: At the 1930 Census he was living across the street from Almon F & Eunice Hallock, son & daughter-in-law. His Death Certificate stated he was retired and resident of Lakeland for nine years.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Truck Farmer in 1910 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio. He had a residence in 1930 at Lakeland, Polk, Florida. 916 He worked as a Farmer, General Truck Farm in 1930 in Lakeland, Polk, Florida. 916 He resided at 390 North Dakota Avenue in 1930 at Lakeland, Polk, Florida. 916

Franklin married Jessie A. BLANCHARD,1397 daughter of Albert D. BLANCHARD MD 1398 and France R. HARPER,1398,1399 on 4 Jul 1900 in , Wayne County, Ohio 555.,1398 Jessie was born in Apr 1872 in Seville, Medina, Ohio,342,573,893,1397,1398 died in 1952 in , Polk County, Florida762 at age 80, and was buried in Lakeland, Polk, Florida.342

Marriage Notes: Marriage stated he name as Jessie A Blanchard Allis, age 28, widow, previously married once. 1398

Burial Notes: She was buried at Roselawn Cemetery.

General Notes: She was enumerated twice at the 1900 census, first as a "boarder" at Harrisville, Medina, Ohio and second as living with her mother, Francis R. Lewis (age 38) at Canaan, Wayne, Ohio. Both enumerations gave name Jessie A. Blanchard, birth date Apr 1872, born Ohio, occupation Bookkeeper.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1900 at Harrisville, Medina, Ohio. She worked as a Trained Nurse, General Practice in 1930 in Lakeland, Polk, Florida. 916 She had a residence in 1945 at , Polk County, Florida. 1401

The child from this marriage was:

+ 435 M    i. Almon Frank HALLOCK was born on 1 Sep 1901 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio,573,762 died on 15 Jan 1982 in , Lake County, Florida762 at age 80, and was buried in Fruitland Park, Lake, Florida.1402

290. Mertrude Huldah HALLOCK 891,899 (Sarah Rachael COLLIER8, Lemuel7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 27 Feb 1880 in , Medina County, Ohio342,609,884,891,900 and died on 9 Feb 1985 in Novato, Marin, California342,609,657 at age 104. Other names for Mertrude were Mertie and Myrtle.900

General Notes: San Jose News, June 12, 1937, Society Page: Mrs. Harry Wagner and Hallock Wagner, her son, were dinner hosts for Miss Marl Monte, lyric soprano with the San Francisco Opera Company, at their home Wednesday. Miss Monte was a schoolmate of Mr. Wagner in Reno, Nevada.... [later in the article it was mentioned that] chamber music was provided including Hallock Wagner, strings, and Mrs. Mertrude Wagner, piano. Hallock Wagner also provided cello solos.

Board of Regents Meeting Minutes, Reno, NV - Jun 2-3 1914: "It was moved, seconded and carried, that Mrs. Mertrude Wagner receive $150 for teaching Music in the Summer School."

She died at age 105. Her last address was in San Francisco (was probably living with her son, Hallock Wagner)

Noted events in her life were:

She worked as an Assistant Instructor, University of Nevada in 1921 in Reno, Washoe, Nevada. 1405 She resided at 42 W 8th St. in 1921 at Reno, Washoe, Nevada. 1405

Mertrude married Harry WAGNER,1406,1407 son of Wells S. WAGNER 1406,1407 and Elizabeth DAVENPORT,1406,1407 about 1912 342.,916 Harry was born on 10 Aug 1878 in , , Pennsylvania348,916,1406 and died on 20 Oct 1955 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California1406 at age 77.

Death Notes: He died at Children's Hospital. He died from Lobar Pneumonia.

General Notes: At the 1900 census he was residing with Elizabeth E Wagner, mother (age 56, widowed) and Eva P Wagner, sister (age 19), Burnett Township, Santa Clara, California

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Clerk, Men's furnishing store in 1920 in Reno, Washoe, Nevada. 573 He had a residence between 1930 and 1935 at San Jose, Santa Clara, California. 899,916 He worked as an Operator, Billiard Parlor in 1930 in San Jose, Santa Clara, California. 916 He resided at 414 Lake Street in 1940 at San Francisco, San Francisco, California. 899 At the 1940 census he was age 62. Also enumerated at residence were wife Mertrude (age 60) and son Hallock (age 20). He gave his occupation as restaurant proprietor. He was cremated Olivet Memorial Park on 24 Oct 1955. 1406

The child from this marriage was:

   436 M    i. Hallock Collier WAGNER was born on 7 Dec 1914 in Reno, Washoe, Nevada,573,609,657,899,916 died on 16 Jan 1994 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California609,657 at age 79, and was buried on 7 Feb 1994 in Gustine, Merced, California.877

Burial Notes: He was buried at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery.



293. Paul Stanley COLLIER 923,924 (Durbin Burton8, George W.7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 28 Mar 1890 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,544 died on 28 Oct 1976 in Penfield, Monroe, New York609,925 at age 86, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

Death Notes: Obituary: Rochester Times-Union, Rochester, NY, Friday, October 29, 1976 Paul Stanley Collier, 86, Dies; ex-Lumber Association Executive Paul Stanley Collier, former executive vice president of the Northeastern Lumberman's Association, died yesterday at Penfield Nursing Home after a brief illness. Mr. Collier, 86, lived at 22 Kilbourn Road, Pittsford.
Mr. Collier became head of the New York State Retail Lumber Dealers Association in 1916 and in 1923 expanded the organization to include Connecticut and Massachusetts. According to Horace Pearce, Mr. Collier's successor, Mr. Collier brought in Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine and Rhode Island in the 1930's to make the Northeastern Lumberman's Association the largest regional trade association in the lumber industry. Mr. Collier wrote the building materials codes for the lumber industry during the Franklin Roosevelt Administration. In 1915, he wrote minimum wage legislation for Australia. He also was the editor and publisher of the Lumber Cooperator Journal from 1917 to 1961, the year he retired. Before becoming an advocate for the lumber industry, Mr. Collier was a member of the research department of the New York City Bureau of Municipal Research. He also had worked for the Chamber of Commerce in Oneonta.
He was born in Durant, Iowa, and received two degrees from the University of Iowa and a PhD from Columbia University. He also was chairman of the lumber association's committee on ethics and standards. Mr. Collier also served as chairman of the Advisory Board of the American Trade Association Executives. He was a member of Monroe Golf Club, Christ Episcopal Church in Pittsford, Pittsford Rotary Club and East Rochester Rotary Club.
Mr. Collier is survived by his wife, Fannie K. Collier; one daughter, Mrs. Elmer F. Gmelin; one son, Paul Stanley Jr., and six grandchildren.

General Notes: Paul Stanley Collier graduated 1907 in a class of thirteen students from Wilton High School and attended on scholarship the State University of Iowa, Ames, Iowa. His extracurricular activity in college was public speaking where, as a freshman, won the final contest of the Northern Oratorical League at the University of Minnesota, Iowa's first victory in 20 years. He graduated 1911 with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Masters of Arts degree in June 1912. He sold insurance for the Mutual Benefit Life Insurance. In September 1912 he entered the Graduate College of Columbia University with a fellowship in the New York School of Philanthropy. He received a PhD June 2, 1915, and started his first permanent job September 1st as Secretary of the Oneonta Chamber of Commerce, Oneonta, New York, where he stayed for thirteen months. He then moved to Rochester to accept a job as executive at the Retail Lumber Dealers Association of the New York. He expanded the organization and in the 1930's became known as the Northeastern Lumberman's Association, the largest regional trade association in the lumber industry. He worked for the association for a total of forty six years, retiring in 1961 as Executive Vice President. His parents brought him up in the Methodist Episcopal Church and in Rochester the family attended Christ Episcopal Church.

He had an interest in family genealogy. His research from the 1930's was preserved by his daughter-in-law and passed on to this writer adding significantly to the Collier family history. He was elected to membership in The Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, Washington DC by the Empire State Society, 28 Aug 1929; registered under National number 49022, state number 5103.

A newspaper article published January 13, 1912 in The Muscatine Journal, Muscatine, Iowa, his hometown newspaper, foretells his future accomplishments: PAUL COLLIER WILL MAKE SURVEY OF CITY Former Wilton Resident in Sociological Work
Iowa City, Iowa, Jan 13:
- Prof. John L Gillin of the economics department of the state university is advocating a statewide investigation of the small town social conditions in Iowa City, giving it to the charge of Paul Collier of Wilton, Iowa.
Paul Collier is a Muscatine county product who has been gaining prominence rapidly during the past few years. Last evening he delivered an address at the concluding session of the Muscatine county farmers' institute and the discourse gave evidence of his exceptional ability. He is the son of Durbin Collier, residing southeast of Wilton and spent his boyhood and youth in that locality. He attended the Wilton high school and later entered the state university of Iowa. He was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree and is now taking post graduate work at the state institution.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1910 at Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 574 He resided at 260 Elmdorf Avenue in 1917 at Rochester, Monroe, New York. 602 He worked as a Secretary, Retail Lumber Dealers Association on 29 May 1917 in Rochester, Monroe, New York. 602 He resided at 121 Beckwith Terrace from 1935 to 1940 at Rochester, Monroe, New York. 924

Paul married Fannie Abelina Paulina KOCH,923,1410 daughter of Gustave Henry KOCH 1411,1412 and Jessie Fredericka HALLER,1411,1413,1414,1415 on 6 Mar 1917 in Davenport, Scott, Iowa 1416,1417.,1418 Fannie was born on 9 Sep 1890 in Davenport, Scott, Iowa,1410,1419 died on 12 May 1987 in Rochester, Monroe, New York609,1420 at age 96, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

Marriage Notes: They were married at her parents' home; 1027 Main Street, Davenport.

Death Notes: She died at the Rochester Friendly Home.

Noted events in her life were:

She graduated from Iowa State University in 1911 in Ames, Story, Iowa. She had a residence in 1987 at 22 Kilbourn Rd., Pittsford, Monroe, New York

Children from this marriage were:

+ 437 F    i. Gretchen K. COLLIER 609,924,1421 was born on 9 Apr 1918 in Rochester, Monroe, New York539,609 and died on 9 Sep 2012 in Rochester, Monroe, New York609,1422 at age 94.

+ 438 M    ii. Paul Stanley COLLIER Jr. 924,1421 was born on 19 Oct 1919 in Rochester, Monroe, New York1423 and died on 3 Sep 2004 in Orlando, Orange, Florida609,1424 at age 84.

294. Oakley Butler COLLIER 926 (Durbin Burton8, George W.7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 5 Feb 1894 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,19,544,602,915 died on 26 Feb 1969 in Durant, , Iowa19,609,927 at age 75, and was buried in , Muscatine County, Iowa.928

Death Notes: The Muscatine Journal, 27 Feb 1969: Oakley' Collier, 75, and his wife, Grace, 76, rural Durant, were pronounced dead at the scene of a two-car collision at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday, near Wilton Junction."
Grace Paulina Friederichsen, 76, was born Oct. 24,1892 at Wilton Junction, a daughter of Ernst and Minnie Hamann Friederichsen. She was a life resident of this area.' She married Oakley B, Collier Dec. 22, 1915 at Wilton. They were members of the United Methodist church. Mrs. Collier was a member of the Sweetland WSCS. She had ^taught many years in the Wilton Township schools.
Oakley Butler Collier, 75, was born Feb. 5, 1894 at Wilton Junction a son of Durbin B. and Lydia Schreckengast Collier, He had been a life resident of this area. Mr. Collier had been a member of the Wilton-Township school-board and-a member of the County Farm Bureau. The couple had farmed for 53 years. Mr. and Mrs.' Collier are, survived by one son, G. Warren Collier, Durant; one daughter, Mrs. Robert (June) Brand, West Liberty; also eight; grandchildren and one great grandchild
Mr. Collier is survived by three brothers, Paul S. Rochester, N.Y., George W, Billings, Montana, and Mark S., Wilton.

Burial Notes: He was buried at the Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery.

General Notes: He was a self-employed farmer and lived across the road from his brother Mark.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Farmer between 1917 and 1940 in Durant, , Iowa. 602,1425 He had a residence between 1924 and 1940 at Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 918,1425 He was age 46 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Grace (age 47) and children June E. (age 19) and G. Warren (age 18)

Oakley married Grace Paulina FRIEDERICHSEN,926,1425 daughter of Ernst D. FRIEDERICHSEN 1426,1427,1428 and Minnie HAMANN,1428 on 22 Dec 1915 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa.916 Grace was born on 24 Oct 1892 in Wilton Junction, Muscatine, Iowa,19,918 died on 26 Feb 1969 in , Cedar County, Iowa19 at age 76, and was buried in , Muscatine County, Iowa.539

Death Notes: She died near Wilton Junction.

Burial Notes: She was buried at the Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery.

General Notes: At the 1920 Census, Earnest Friederichsen (age 4), her nephew was living at residence.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 439 F    i. June Eleanor COLLIER 1425,1430 was born on 14 Jun 1920 in Durant, , Iowa,19,918 died on 22 Jan 2010 in West Liberty, Muscatine, Iowa1431 at age 89, and was buried on 26 Jan 2010 in , Muscatine County, Iowa.1431

+ 440 M    ii. George Warren COLLIER

295. George Warner COLLIER 929 (Durbin Burton8, George W.7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 6 Nov 1897 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa19,544,602 and died on 6 Aug 1990 in Yellowstone, , Montana930 at age 92.

General Notes: He attended Iowa State College and graduated with a B.S. Agricultural degree. Upon graduation entered the employment of the US Government as an Agricultural Economist, first with the Bureau of Agriculture Economics and later with the Soil Conservation Service of the Department of Agriculture from 1920 to 1946 and then with the Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior from 1946 until her retired in 1965. He and his wife Marion have resided in Washington, DC, Lafayette, Indiana, and Billings, Montana.

Billings Gazette, 27 Jul 1973: George Collier of 1023 N. 32nd St. received a Gold Medal award as an alumnus who graduated from Iowa State University over 50 years ago. He is a member of the class of 1923.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Farmer, D.B. Collier in 1917 in Durant, , Iowa. 602 He had a residence in 1917 at Durant, , Iowa. 602 He worked as a Department of Agriculture in 1920 in Washington, District Of Columbia. 539 He resided at 3125 Central Avenue in 1940 at Washington, District Of Columbia. 1432 Also enumerated at residence were his mother-in-law May L. Davis (age 72) and brother-in-law Charles M. Davis (age 32). He worked as a Dept. of Interior in 1946 in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana. 539 He had a residence in 1946 at Billings, Yellowstone, Montana. 539

George married Marion Marguerite DAVIS,1433 daughter of Charles Henry DAVIS 1161,1434 and May Lilly MILLER,1434 on 4 Sep 1923 in Sycamore Hill, , Illinois 19.,1272 Marion was born on 11 Oct 1899 in Ogle, , Illinois19,1435 and died on 12 Feb 1993 in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana19 at age 93.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 441 F    i. Marilyn May COLLIER

+ 442 F    ii. Mildred Ann COLLIER

+ 443 M    iii. Gordon Newman COLLIER

296. Mark Schreckengast COLLIER 931 (Durbin Burton8, George W.7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 6 Sep 1900 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,190,602 died on 10 Aug 1970 in Wilton, , Iowa19,609,932 at age 69, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

Death Notes: Obituary: The Muscatine Journal 11 Aug 1970: WILTON - Funeral services for Mark S. Collier, 69, rural Durant, will be hold at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Wilton United Methodist church. Mr. Collier died at 9:30 a.m. Monday at the Wilton Nursing Home after an extended illness. The Rev. Sherman Tidball will officiate. Visitation started this noon at the Gill Memorial Home, where the body will remain until being taken to the church at 11 a.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Oakdale cemetery here.
Mr. Collier, a retired farmer, was a life-long area resident and was well-known in the area. A son of Durbin and Lydia Schreckengast Collier, he was born Sept. 6, 1900 at Durant. His marriage to Elsie Ginger took place Nov. 18, 1923, at Ames.
Mr. Collier, a graduate of Iowa State University in 1923, served as a township school director 35 years, president of the Muscatine County Board of Education 16 years, president of the Muscatine County Farm Bureau five years.
He was a member of the United Methodist church here, serving as .superintendent and teacher and church treasurer 36 years; president (five years) and director (16 years) of the Muscatine- Scott County Farm Service; director of the Eastern Iowa Light and Power Cooperative 19 years; director of Central State Bank of Muscatine; past master of Wilton Lodge No. 167, A.F.-A.M.; past patron of Purity Chapter No. 365, Order of Eastern Star: charter member of Methodist Men; and member of Kabba Temple, Davenport consistory.
Surviving are his wife; one son, Rev. Burton C. Collier of Des Moines; two daughters, Mrs. Gordon (Muriel) Bivens of Columbia, Mo., and Mrs. Frank (Rita) Dvorak of rural Durant; two brothers, Paul F. Collier of Rochester, N.Y., and George W. Collier of Billings, Mont.; and nine grandchildren. His parents and one brother preceded him in death.

General Notes: His brother Paul recalled that Mark lost a finger when it got caught in a pulley while loading hay into the barn.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1917 at Durant, , Iowa. 602 He had a residence between 1935 and 1950 at Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 1436 He was age 39 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Elsie H. (age 38) and children Burton C. (age 14), Muriel K. (age 12) and Rita J. (age one). He worked as a Farmer in 1940. 1436

Mark married Elsie Helen GINGER,1436,1437 daughter of Charles Irvin GINGER 1434 and Augusta Theresa DOHMS,1434 on 18 Nov 1923 in Ames, Story, Iowa.190 Elsie was born on 8 Jun 1901 in , , Iowa,19 died on 31 Dec 1973 in Durant, , Iowa19,609 at age 72, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

Children from this marriage were:

+ 444 M    i. Burton Charles COLLIER 1436,1438 was born on 3 Apr 1926 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,190,916 died on 5 Jul 1986 in Cedar Falls, Black Hawk, Iowa609,1419 at age 60, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

+ 445 F    ii. Muriel Katherine COLLIER 1436,1439 was born on 22 Jan 1928 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa19,916 and died on 20 Nov 2011 in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa1440 at age 83.

+ 446 F    iii. Rita Jane COLLIER

297. Corinne Catherine COLLIER 938,939 (George Foster8, George W.7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 19 Aug 1897 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio,551 died on 7 Apr 1957 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio at age 59, and was buried in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio.

Burial Notes: She was buried at the Berea Cemetery.

General Notes: She attended Baldwin Wallace Academy and Baldwin Wallace College graduating with a B.A. degree. In 1940 she separated from her husband and she accepted a position as Assistant to the Treasurer of Baldwin Wallace College.

Corinne married Oscar Gould CLOGG,767,1441 son of Oscar CLOGG 1441,1442,1443 and Clara A. KAATZ,1441,1443,1444 on 4 Oct 1919 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio 19,550.,1445 The marriage ended in divorce. Oscar was born on 13 Oct 1894 in Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio19,767 and died on 6 Mar 1966 in Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio19,536 at age 71.

Noted events in his life were:

He served in the military. 1029 He had a residence in 1940 at New London, Huron, Ohio. 939 Also at residence were wife Corrine and four children; Robert C (age 19), Richard G. (age 18), Constance M. (age 16) and George F. (age 13). He resided at Albion Road in 1941 at Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 767 He worked as a Farmer in 1942 for H. P. Richards.

Children from this marriage were:

   447 M    i. Robert Collier CLOGG 939,1446 was born on 2 Jul 1920 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio,19,550 died on 19 Jul 1985 in Lakewood, Cuyahoga, Ohio536,550,609 at age 65, and was buried in Middleburg Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio.1447 He never married and had no children.

Burial Notes: Woodvale Cemetery.

+ 448 M    ii. Richard Gould CLOGG 538,939,1448 was born on 12 Apr 1922 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio536 and died on 15 May 1991 in Bellville, Richland County, Ohio536,538,609,1449 at age 69.

+ 449 F    iii. Constance Margot CLOGG

+ 450 M    iv. George Franklin CLOGG 550,939,1450,1451 was born on 4 Jul 1926 in Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio,19,550,1452 died on 28 Dec 2009 in Akron, Summit, Ohio550 at age 83, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.1452

298. Charles Arthur COLLIER 940,941 (George Foster8, George W.7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 26 Sep 1899 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio551 and died on 3 Jul 1978 in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California657 at age 78.

General Notes: Attended Baldwin Wallace College and Case School of Applied Science, Cleveland. Entered the fire protection and prevention engineering field and worked for the Ohio Inspection Bureau, Factory Insurance Association and Marsh and McLennan. . He purchased Hawley and Reed, Inc., Cleveland a general insurance agency in 1932 from the Ohio Farmers Insurance Company and operated the agency until he retired in 1962 when he sold the business. He served as President of the Insurance Board of Cleveland and the Ohio Farmers Insurance Company agents association; director of the F.H. Hill Company of Cleveland and director of the Bank of Berea, Berea, Ohio.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1935 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1453 He resided at 4650 Dover Road in 1940 at North Olmstead, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1453 He was age 40 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Gertrude P. (age 34), children; Charles A. Jr. (age 10), Carolyn A. (age 70, Don R. (age 4) and one servant.

Charles married Gertrude ROE,941,1454 daughter of Elias Paul ROE 448,1454,1455 and Mary Margaret KAATZ,1454,1456,1457 on 29 Jun 1929 in Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio 19.,941 Gertrude was born on 28 Oct 1905 in Strongsville, Cuyahoga, Ohio550 and died on 4 Feb 1998 in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California609 at age 92.

Noted events in her life were:

She graduated from Baldwin Wallace College in 1927 in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1454

Children from this marriage were:

+ 451 M    i. Charles Arthur COLLIER Jr.

+ 452 F    ii. Carolyn Ann COLLIER

+ 453 M    iii. Don Roe COLLIER


304. Dana Farnum REYNOLDS 767,970,971 (Louisa M. FARNUM8, Emaline N. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 8 Nov 1883 in LeRoy, Medina, Ohio565,767,971 and died on 21 Jul 1969 in Upper Arlington, Franklin, Ohio536,609 at age 85.

General Notes: He graduated from Buchtel College (now University of Akron). He returned to the family 500 acre Medina County farm after graduation to help his father and brother in its operation. In 1912 Dana enrolled in Ohio State University College of Law where he received his juris doctor degree in 1915. He was very active in professional, fraternal and civic organizations. He was outspoken.

He was president of the Kiwanis Club of Columbus in 1935.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Franklin County Court House in 1942 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio. 767 He resided at 1203 Westwood Avenue from 1935 to 1942 at Columbus, Franklin, Ohio. 767,1459 He worked as an Attorney - General Practice in 1920 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio. 1460 He was employed as an Assistant US District Attorney from 1920 to 1925 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio. 1461 He was a Franklin County Common Pleas Court Judge from 1927-1968, appointed to the bench in July 1927 by former Governor Victor Donahey and won re-election to the post in 1932, 1938, 1944, 1950, 1956 and 1962.

Dana married Edith Gertrude YOCUM,1462,1463 daughter of Lewis E. YOCUM 971,1463 and Mary B. ARMSTRONG,971,1463,1464,1465 on 1 Jan 1918 in Wayne, Wood, Ohio.971 Edith was born on 7 Nov 1881 in Hayesville, Ashland, Ohio573,971,1463 and died on 13 Oct 1957 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio538,1466 at age 75.

General Notes: The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution: Mrs. Edith G. Yocum Reynolds. DAR ID Number: 107476. Born in Hayesville, Ohio. Wife of Dana F. Reynolds.
Descendant of John Yocum and of Corp. William Armstrong, as follows:
1. Lewis Yocum (1856-1910) m. 1880 Mary B. Armstrong (b. 1854).
2. James E. Yocum (1823-92) m. 1849 Elizabeth Ann Lemon (1833-78); Harrison Armstrong (1809-76) m. 1837 Margaret Cox (1813-78).
3. Elijah Yocum (1783-1867) m. 1808 Catherine Waggoner (1791-1857); Thomas Armstrong (1776-1842) m. 1801 Jane Cook (1778-1856).
4. John Yocum m. 1780 Mary Evans (1762-1846); William Armstrong m. Hannah Quigley.
John Yocum (1757-1844) served as private in Lieut. James Gleave's detachment of Berks County, Pennsylvania militia, 1781. He was born in Pennsylvania; lived in Berks County.
Also William Armstrong was corporal in Capt. John Nice's company, Lieut.-Col. Josiah Harmer's Pennsylvania regiment. He was born in Ireland; died in Clarkson, Ohio.

Noted events in her life were:


The child from this marriage was:

+ 454 M    i. Dana Farnum REYNOLDS Jr.

305. Leon James REYNOLDS 962,972 (Louisa M. FARNUM8, Emaline N. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 16 Jun 1887 in Clyde, Sandusky, Ohio,602,767,961,972 died on 16 Nov 1968 in Wooster, Wayne, Ohio536 at age 81, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

Death Notes: He died at the Wooster Community Hospital.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1917 at Chippewa Lake, Medina, Ohio. 602 He had a residence in 1920 at Lafayette, Allen, Ohio. 1467 He worked as a Manager, A&P Grocery in 1930. 916 He resided at 216 Mill Street from 1930 to 1940 at Lodi, Medina, Ohio. 916,1468 At the 1940 census he was age 52. Also enumerated at residence were wife Ethel M. (age 50) and sons; Robert B. (age 20), Richard J. (age 17) and Donald L. (age 8). He was employed as a Grocery Store Owner in 1940. 1468

Leon married Ethyn M. RUMBAUGH,972,1468 daughter of Isaiah RUMBAUGH 972,1469 and Etta TINSLER,972 on 18 Oct 1911 in , Medina County, Ohio.972 Ethyn was born on 2 Dec 1888 in Homer, Medina, Ohio,56,573,972,1469 died on 17 Jun 1967 in , Wayne County, Ohio56,536 at age 78, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

Birth Notes: 1900 Census birth month: November


Children from this marriage were:

   455 M    i. Doris L. REYNOLDS 536 was born on 14 Nov 1915 in , Medina County, Ohio,573,1470 died on 27 Feb 1922 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio341,536 at age 6, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

General Notes: Not listed on 1930 Census

   456 F    ii. Elizabeth J. REYNOLDS 1470 was born on 30 Sep 1917 in , Medina County, Ohio573,1470 and died on 1 Jul 1928 in , Stark County, Ohio536,1471 at age 10.

General Notes: She was not enumerated at the 1930 census, presumed deceased.

   457 M    iii. Robert B. REYNOLDS 1468,1470,1471 was born on 15 Jan 1920 in , Medina County, Ohio916,1470 and died after 1940.1472

Death Notes: A Captain Robert B. Reynolds, Medina County, was killed in Action during WW2.

   458 M    iv. Richard James REYNOLDS 1468,1471,1473 was born on 13 Mar 1923 in , Medina County, Ohio,609,916,1474 died on 9 Jul 2006 in Medina, Medina, Ohio609,1474 at age 83, and was buried in Lodi, Medina, Ohio.1474

Burial Notes: Woodlawn Cemetery

Richard married M. Eileen KIPLINGER,1474,1475 daughter of Benton L. KIPLINGER 1475 and Emma Mae KEEN,1475 on 18 Sep 1949.1474 M. was born on 7 Jun 1924 in Albion, Jackson, Ohio,1475 died on 5 Oct 2009 in Medina, Medina, Ohio1475 at age 85, and was buried in Lodi, Medina, Ohio.1475 They had no children.

Marriage Notes: Her obituary indicated no children.

Death Notes: Obituary - Daily Record, Wooster, Ohio, published 7 Oct 2009: MEDINA -- M. Eileen Reynolds, 85, of Medina, formerly of Lodi, passed away Monday, Oct. 5, 2009, at Medina General Hospital.
She was born June 7, 1924, in Albion to Benton L. and Emma Mae (Keen) Kiplinger, and was a 1942 graduate of Homerville High School. She had attended Mansfield Business School and Carnegie Institute for medical assistant.
She married Richard J. Reynolds on Sept. 18, 1949, and had resided in the Homerville and Lodi area most of her life, before moving to the Western Reserve Masonic Community in Medina in 2004.
She had worked at Cleveland Nickel Plate Railroad Terminal Tower and was employed by Dr. Whitaker in Lodi for 13 years and Dr. Halley in Lodi for 7 years. Following retirement, she and her husband spent the winters in Winter Haven, Fla.
She was a former member of St. Johns Evangelical Reformed Church in Albion, was a member of Lodi United Methodist Church, where she had held various offices, Lodi Garden Club and had volunteered as a Gray Lady at Lodi Community Hospital.
Surviving are sisters, Annabelle (Art) Verbsky and Rosemary (Byron) Bright, both of Ashland; a brother, Gerald (Vivian) Kiplinger of Ashland; a niece, Carol (Eugene) Butcher of Spencer; and many other nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Maple Kiplinger and Lola Mae Hisey and brother, Marlowe Kiplinger.
Services will be Friday, Oct. 9, at 11 a.m. at Lodi United Methodist Church, 320 Medina St., Lodi, with the Rev. David Howell of Lodi officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in Lodi.
Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Parker & Son Funeral Home, 210 Medina St., Lodi, or one hour prior to services at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lodi United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 3, Lodi 44254.

Burial Notes: Woodlawn Cemetery

   459 M    v. Donald L. REYNOLDS

306. Hezzleton Erastus SIMMONS 978 (Anna FARNUM8, Emaline N. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 30 Oct 1885 in Lafayette, Allen, Ohio348,602 and died on 30 Dec 1954 in Akron, Summit, Ohio979 at age 69.

Death Notes: Obituary, Akron Beacon Journal published 1 Jan 1955; SIMMONS SERVICE MONDAY. Services for Dr. Hezzleton E. Simmons, retired president of the University of Akron who died Thursday night at home, 331 Beechwood dr., will be at 1 p. m. Monday in the First Universalist Church, Dr. Lawrence W. Abbott officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the Billow Chapel in Cuyahoga Falls from noon until 10 p. m. Sunday and at the church Monday from 11 a. m. until time of services
Dr. Simmons, 69, was listening to the Akron U-College of Wooster basketball game at home when he was stricken. He had suffered a severe heart attack last September and was hospitalized for weeks. But he was believed on the way to recovery when he was stricken again.
The family request contributions be made to the University of Akron Fund in lieu of sending flowers. Dr. Simmons was on the university faculty 41 years and served as president 18 years before retiring with the title president emeritus in 1951.

General Notes: Biographical Sketch - SIMMONS, Hezzleton E.: An educator whose teaching experience was chiefly in the field of chemistry, the late Hezzleton E. Simmons became president of Akron University, serving capably in that office for nearly a score of years. Toward the end of his life he headed the Scholarship Committee of Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, and he was active in many other organizational connections. His varied achievements included authorship and significant chemical research.
He was born at Lafayette, Ohio, on October 30, 1885, son of George Erastus and Anna (Farnum) Simmons. His father, who was born July 10, 1859, was a farmer. His death occurred May 20, 1932. The Simmons family had been in this country since an immigrant ancestor settled at Scituate, Massachusetts, about 1650.
Attending public elementary and high schools at LeRoy, Ohio, Hezzleton E. Simmons went on to his advanced studies at Buchtel College, where he received his degree of Bachelor of Science in 1908. He took his degree of Master of Science at the University of Pennsylvania in 1912. He later received honorary degrees as Doctor off Science from the College of Wooster, 1934, and Doctor of Laws from the University of Toledo in 1937, and from the University of Akron in 1953. In his college days he became a member of Lone Star Fraternity and Omicron Delta Kappa.
Mr. Simmons was assistant in chemistry at Buchtel College while a student there, 1906-1908. From 1908-1910, he was instructor in chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania. He then returned to Buchtel College, where he was assistant professor of chemistry until 1912. Throughout the years from 1912-1933, Dr. Simmons was concurrently professor of chemistry at Buchtel College and Akron University.
He was named president of Akron University in 1933, and served until 1951, when he became president emeritus. The year after his retirement from the presidency, he assumed duties as executive director of the Scholarship Committee of the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, and served until his death.
While head of the chemistry department of the University of Akron, Dr. Simmons developed the world's first rubber chemistry curriculum, which attracted students from all over the world. He was a gifted teacher who inspired many students to go on to graduate work. He was able to bring to the rubber industry many trained men to meet their technical needs. Throughout his teaching career, he acted as a private consultant on manufacturing problems, thus giving his student practical training in coping with the technical difficulties posed by industry. As president of the university he introduced a group of general education courses, predating the famed Harvard Report by two years. He also initiated the first Campus Development Program for the university---a program which resulted in the erection of an engineering building, a student center, a chemistry building, a major addition to the library, and an athletic service building. When Dr. Simmons became the eighth president of his alma mater, the university's assets were $1,381,000, and day and evening enrollment totaled a little more than two thousand. When he retired in 1951, the university's financial assets had grown to $6,600,000, and there were nearly five thousand students enrolled.
Dr. Simmons was a reserve officer in the Chemical Warfare Service, United States Army, from 1923-1935. He was associate chief of the Rubber Branch of the War Production Board in 1942, and consultant in the office of the Rubber Director from 1942-1944. His outstanding research work was in the field of rubber chemistry, and he was the author of a number of articles on this and related fields published in technical and scientific journals. He was also the author of two major works: "Cultivation, Chemical Testing and Manufacturing of Rubber" (1921) and "Rubber Manufacture" (1922).
He was a member of the Association of Urban Universities, the American Chemical Society, Deutsche Chemische Gesellschaft, and the Akron Art Institute which he served as a trustee. He was a member of the Metropolitan Park Board in his home city, the Police Pension Board, the Rotary Club and the Akron City Club. Capable in business affairs as well as in scientific research and educational administration, he was a director of the Ohio Farmers' Insurance Association and the Evans Savings and Loan Association.
Dr. Simmons attended the Universalist Church. Fond of the out-of-doors, his favorite sports were fishing and baseball. He and Mrs. Simmons had a summer home at Pointe Au Baril, Ontario.
She was the former Miss Agnes Lillian Whiton, and they were married at Amherst, Ohio, on July 29, 1909. Her parents were Joseph Lucas and Annette Josephine (Gawn) Whiton. Her father was a farmer. The Whiton farm was a part of the Western Reserve land grant which was allotted veterans of the Revolutionary War. Dr. and Mrs. Simmons became the parents of the following children: 1. George Hezzleton, born in 1910. 2. Catherine Whiton, who was born in 1912. She became the wife of Howard I. Russell. 3. Mary Agnes, born in 1916. She married Dr. Harold A. Zintel. 4. Ruth Lavina, who was born in 1924 and died in infancy. 5. Priscilla Jane, born in 1925.
The death of Dr. Simmons, at Akron on December 30, 1954, marked the passing of a versatile man whose career had contributed much to the fields of education, chemical research and industrial development.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1920 at Akron, Summit, Ohio. 573 He worked as a Professor of Chemistry, University of Akron in 1917. 602 He worked as a President, University of Akron from 1933 to 1951 in Akron, Summit, Ohio. 1476 He resided at 331 Beechwood Drive between 1935 and 1940 at Akron, Summit, Ohio. 1477 At the 1940 census he was age 54. Also enumerated at residence were wife Agnes W. (age 57) and daughter Priscilla J. (age 14)

Hezzleton married Agnes Lillian WHITON,536,978,1477 daughter of Joseph Lucas WHITON 1476,1478,1479 and Annetta Josephine GAWN,1476,1478,1480 on 29 Jul 1909 in Amherst, Lorain, Ohio.1476 Agnes was born on 3 Jan 1882 in Amherst, Lorain, Ohio573,1216,1479 and died on 5 Aug 1966 in Akron, Summit, Ohio56,536 at age 84.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 460 M    i. George Hezzleton SIMMONS 1476,1481 was born on 7 Jul 1910 in LeRoy, Medina, Ohio536,1481 and died on 20 Mar 1984 in Lodi, Medina, Ohio536 at age 73.

+ 461 F    ii. Catherine Whiton SIMMONS 1476,1481,1482 was born on 13 Jan 1912 in Akron, Summit, Ohio536,1481 and died on 2 Jul 1995 in , Summit County, Ohio536,1483 at age 83.

+ 462 F    iii. Mary Agnes SIMMONS 1476,1481,1484,1485 was born on 24 Jun 1916 in , , Ohio,609,1481 died on 25 Nov 2005 in Winnetka, Cook, Illinois609,1486 at age 89, and was buried in Fairlawn, Summit, Ohio.1486

   463 F    iv. Ruth Lavina SIMMONS 1476,1487 was born on 1 Apr 1924 in Akron, Summit, Ohio,1476 died on 27 May 1924 in Akron, Summit, Ohio,1476 and was buried on 29 May 1924 in Akron, Summit, Ohio.

Death Notes: She died at age one month, 27 days. Cause of death; Septicemia.

Burial Notes: Rose Hill Cemetery.

+ 464 F    v. Priscilla Jane SIMMONS

311. Martha E. REYNOLDS 341,962,1002,1003 (Mertie B. FARNUM8, Emaline N. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 26 Sep 1892 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio,341,1004,1005 died on 13 Jan 1958 in Clay City, Clay, Illinois341,536 at age 65, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

General Notes: The 1900 & 1910 census listed a Martha Reynolds as adopted daughter of Dr. Nelson S. Everhard (b. Jan 1841) and Ella M Everhard (b. Oct 1845). Home: Wadsworth, Medina, Ohio

Martha married Ray Wynant BREYLEY,962,1002 son of Arthur W. BREYLEY 1002,1488 and Nellie E. WYNANT,1002 on 2 Oct 1915 in , Medina County, Ohio.1002 Ray was born on 15 Aug 1894 in Urbana, Champaign, Ohio,573,602 died on 17 Jul 1959 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio536 at age 64, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

Death Notes: He died at the Bethesda Oak Hospital.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Breyley Mdse Co in 1917 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan. 602 He resided at 920 Philadelphia Ave. in 1920 at Detroit, Wayne, Michigan. 1489 He resided at 5953 Belmont between 1935 and 1940 at Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio. 1003 At the 1940 census he was age 47. Also enumerated at residence were wife Martha (age 47), Ray Jr. (age 22), Barbara (age 19) and Don S. (age 6)

Children from this marriage were:

   465 M    i. Ray R. BREYLEY 1003 was born on 19 Mar 1917 in , , Michigan609,1489 and died on 30 Apr 1984 in Covington, Kenton, Kentucky609,1325 at age 67.

   466 M    ii. Thomas Everhard BREYLEY 536 was born on 22 Jul 1918 in , , Michigan536,1036,1489 and died on 26 Jan 2000 in , Clermont County, Ohio536 at age 81.

Thomas married Sonia M..1490 Sonia was born about 1918 in , , Ohio.1490

Thomas next married Dorothy B.

+ 467 F    iii. Barbara Ann BREYLEY 1003,1491 was born about 1921 in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan1491,1492 and died on 27 Feb 2004 in The Fairfax, Fort Belvoir, Fairfax, Virginia1491 about age 83.

   468 M    iv. Don Sidney BREYLEY

Don married Yvonne Lou RUNYON, daughter of Raymond Smith RUNYON 1493 and Louise Henrietta GERLACK,.1493

312. Florence Mary REYNOLDS 962,1006,1007 (Mertie B. FARNUM8, Emaline N. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 22 Jun 1896 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio1008 and died on 13 May 1927 in Akron, Summit, Ohio1006 at age 30.

Noted events in her life were:

Florence married Thomas Wilford HOOVER,1007,1494 son of Dr. Albert HOOVER 1495,1496 and Jessie A. TIBBALS,1494,1496,1497,1498 on 4 Jan 1918 in Akron, Summit, Ohio 1007.,1494 Thomas was born on 7 Dec 1893 in Akron, Summit, Ohio1007,1494 and died on 24 Feb 1959 in Akron, Summit, Ohio536 at age 65.

General Notes: At the 1920 Thomas, wife Florence and two young children were living at his mother's residence. At the 1930 census Thomas was a widower and living at his mother's residence with son Albert (age 11). Daughter Doris was not enumerated with them.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Bakery Foreman in 1920 in Akron, Summit, Ohio. 1494

Children from this marriage were:

   469 M    i. Albert Sidney HOOVER 1494,1499,1500 was born on 11 Oct 1918 in Akron, Summit, Ohio1494,1500 and died on 4 Feb 2010 in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio1501 at age 91.

Death Notes: Obituary - Coldren-Crates Funeral Home, Albert Sidney Hoover: A. Sidney Hoover, age 91, of 600 Fox Run Road, Findlay, passed away at 10:03 p.m. on Thursday, February 4, 2010 at his residence. He was born on October 11, 1918 to the late Wilford and Florence (Tibbals) Hoover in Akron, Ohio. He was raised in Findlay by Bernice Vossler. He married Mary V. Murphy on December 14, 1946 and she preceded him in death on December 7, 1974. He is survived by three daughters: Mary Frances (David) Fleming of Findlay, Elizabeth Ann (Richard) Stanley of Lancaster, and Holly Clare (Robert) Zorz of Perrysburg; a brother: Jerry Vossler of Findlay; eight grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by two sons: John and Thomas S. Hoover; a brother: Thomas Vossler; and three sisters: Jean Steiner, Doris Wineland, and Nancy Laird. After High School he joined the United States Navy, where he served his country from January 5, 1942 to November 28, 1945. He graduated from The Ohio State University, with a bachelor's degree in Dairy Technology. Sid worked for the Marathon Oil Company and retired on June 1, 1982 after 28 years of service. He was a member of the Elks, DAV (Disabled American Veterans), the American Legion, and the First Lutheran Church. He was a devoted family man, who was a music lover, as well as an avid rose gardener, and an outdoorsman; a man who loved being alive. He leaves precious memories with the many friends, with whom he shared lots of laughter and with his adoring family. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturday February 13, 2010 at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, Findlay, where services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 13, 2010. Pastor Bob Cochran will officiate and a private interment at Knollcrest Cemetery. Memorials may be made in his memory to the First Lutheran Church. Online condolences may be sent to www.coldrencrates.com. The family wishes to thank all the wonderful people at Grand Court for their love and care, Bridge Home Health and Hospice, and Pastor Bob Cochran.

Albert married Mary V. MURPHY 1470,1502 on 14 Dec 1946.1500 Mary was born on 18 May 1920 in , Hancock County, Ohio1470 and died on 7 Dec 1974 in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio536 at age 54.

Death Notes: She died at the Blanchard Valley Hospital.

   470 F    ii. Doris June HOOVER 1494,1503,1504 was born on 30 Nov 1919 in Akron, Summit, Ohio,1494 died on 9 Sep 1973 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio536 at age 53, and was buried on 12 Sep 1973 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio.

Burial Notes: Her cremated remains were interred at Spring Grove Cemetery.

General Notes: At the 1930 census she was not enumerated with her father and brother, however a Doris Hoover, age 10 (presumed to be same person) was living at the residence of a Clayton and Daisy Mitchelson in Akron.

Doris married Charles W. WINELAND,536,1503,1506,1507 son of Charles Gay WINELAND 602,1506,1508 and Jessie O. INEBNIT,1506,1508 on 16 Feb 1942 in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio.1503 Charles was born on 9 Oct 1918 in McComb, Hancock, Ohio,609,1507 died on 25 Mar 1972 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio536,609 at age 53, and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio.

Death Notes: He died at Christ Hospital.

Burial Notes: His cremated remains were interred at Spring Grove Cemetery.

General Notes: He was age one year two months at the 1920 census.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 526 Lincoln between 1935 and 1940 at Findlay, Hancock, Ohio. 1508 He was age 21 at the 1940 census, enumerated at parents' residence.

313. Dora Mae WRIGHT 568,1012,1013 (Almon James WRIGHT8, Maria COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 20 Jun 1883 in , , Ohio,348,1014 died on 17 Aug 1944 in Seville, Medina, Ohio341,1014 at age 61, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

Dora married Charles Mervin RENNECKAR,568 son of Thomas Virgil RENNECKAR 1509 and Emma BURGER,1509 on 28 Nov 1909 in , Medina County, Ohio 574.,1012 Charles was born on 27 Apr 1886 in Baltic, Tuscarawas, Ohio,573,767 died on 12 Oct 1955 in Akron, Summit, Ohio56,341,1510 at age 69, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

Death Notes: Obituary (14 Oct 1955): Chas. Renneckar, Seville Garageman. SEVILLE - Charles M. Renneckar, 69, died Wednesday morning at Akron City Hospital. He had retired a few weeks ago. He owned and operated a garage in Seville.
Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Emma Juillerat of Leroy; a son, C. M. Jr., of Seville; a grandson, Paul Juillerat of Leroy; two stepchildren, Don Lantz of Canton and Mrs. Marjorie Speigel of Van Nuys, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Bertha Van Nostran of Orrville; a stepbrother, Quinton Renneckar of Creston; stepsisters, Mrs. Lillie Wright, Mrs. Neva Murray, Verda, and Mrs. Dorothy Shaffer. Services will be Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at the Kindig Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Chapman of the Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Leroy. Friends may call Friday at the funeral home.

General Notes: History of Seville-Guilford Fire Volunteer Fire Department: .....In 1927, Charles Rennecker took over as Chief. He owned a garage in downtown Seville, next door to the fire station. His close proximity to the station may have contributed to his being named chief.....

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Laborer, Garage in 1920 in Guilford, Medina, Ohio. 573 He had a residence in 1920 at Guilford, Medina, Ohio. 573 He had a residence in 1930 at Seville, Medina, Ohio. 916 He worked as a Proprietor, Garage in 1930 in Seville, Medina, Ohio. 916 He resided at 78 Milton Street from 1935 to 1940 at Seville, Medina, Ohio. 1013 He was age 53 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Dora M. (age 56), son Melvin (age 17) and daughter Emma C. (age 28) and her husband Henry Juillerat (age 30).

Children from this marriage were:

   471 F    i. Emma Corrine RENNECKAR 568,1013,1470 was born on 17 Feb 1912 in , , Ohio,573,1470 died in Apr 1975 in , , Ohio56,609 at age 63, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

Emma married Henry E. JUILLERAT,568 son of Ernest JUILLERAT 767,1512 and Mary,538.,1513 Henry was born on 23 Jan 1910 in , , Ohio,56,609,916 died in Jul 1971 in , , Ohio609 at age 61, and was buried in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana.1514

Burial Notes: Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 78 Milton Street in 1940 at Seville, Medina, Ohio. 1013 He and his wife Emma were enumerated at the residence of in-laws, Charles and Dora Rennackar. He was employed as a Partner in a Garage in 1940. 1013 He enlisted in the U.S. Army 18 Dec 1943 at Cleveland, Ohio.

   472 M    ii. Charles M. RENNECKAR Jr. 568,1013,1470 was born on 13 May 1922 in , Medina County, Ohio.916,1470

General Notes: At the 1940 census he was enumerated as "Merlin Rennackar" age 17, at parent's residence, Seville, Medina, Ohio

314. Jerome Wright BRAINARD 570,1018 (Clara M. WRIGHT8, Maria COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 29 Aug 1883 in LeRoy, Medina, Ohio,565,573,602,1018,1019 died on 20 Jul 1937 in Leroy, Genesee, New York1018,1019 at age 53, and was buried on 22 Jul 1937 in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341,1019

General Notes: At the 1920 and 1930 census Jerome and family where living in Westfield at the residence of his parents, Frank and Clara Brainard

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Machinist, Minneapolis Steel & Manufacturing in 1917 in Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota. 602 He worked as a Sales Manager, Automobile Garage in 1920 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio. 573 He worked as a Supt, City Water Works & Electric in 1930 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio. 916

Jerome married Martha Matilda FOSTER 1517,1518,1519 on 12 Apr 1909.1018 Martha was born on 10 Apr 1888 in Canada - English,609,1520 died on 5 May 1981 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio536,609 at age 93, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

Death Notes: She died at Fairview General Hospital.

Noted events in her life were:

She immigrated in 1910. 981 She worked as a Printer, Insurance Office in 1920 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio. 573,981 She worked as a Proprietor, Restaurant in 1930 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio. 916 She had a residence between 1935 and 1940 at LeRoy, Medina, Ohio. 974 She was a widow age 53 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were divorced daughter Helen Day (age 30) and granddaughter Sidney D. Day (age 5).

Children from this marriage were:

+ 473 F    i. Helen Clarice BRAINARD 341,568,572 was born on 15 Mar 1910 in Canada - English,341,916,981,1517 died on 11 Sep 1948 in Lakewood, Cuyahoga, Ohio341,572,1517 at age 38, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341

+ 474 F    ii. Dorothy Foster BRAINARD 536,568,572,1018,1519,1521 was born on 30 Sep 1911 in Akron, Summit, Ohio536,609,981,1522 and died on 14 Dec 2001 in Bay Village, Cuyahoga, Ohio536,609 at age 90.

316. Clarence "Clair" Frank BRAINARD 568,572,1020,1021 (Clara M. WRIGHT8, Maria COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 25 Aug 1896 in LeRoy, Medina, Ohio,565,573,602,1022 died on 5 Dec 1926 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio572,1022,1023 at age 30, and was buried on 7 Dec 1926 in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.1022

Death Notes: He died at age 30 from acute leukemia at St. Luke's Hospital.

General Notes: He attended the University of Akron for a short time before enlisting in the US Army during WWI. He was attached to a balloon division of the air service.

Noted events in his life were:

He served in the military. 1029 He enlisted in the United States Army 15 Aug 1918 and assigned to Training Detachment, Univ. of Akron. He transferred 13 Sep 1918 to AS Training, Camp John Wise, San Antonio, Texas. He served with the 68th Balloon Co. from 4 Oct 1918 until honorably discharged as Corporal 15 Nov 1918.
He worked as an Underwriter, Ohio Farmers insurance Company from 1920 to 1926 in LeRoy, Medina, Ohio. 573

Clarence married Mary Luella GLEASON,568,572,1020,1520,1523 daughter of Oscar D. GLEASON 1524,1525 and Leonore TWINING,1524,1526 on 19 Jun 1921 in , Medina County, Ohio.1524 Mary was born on 11 Jul 1895 in Logansport, Cass, Indiana,1523 died on 30 Dec 1982 in St. Charles, Butler, Ohio538,572 at age 87, and was buried in Westfield Cemetery, Westfield, Ohio.341,538

General Notes: At the 1920 census she was age 24, born Indiana and boarding at Westfield, Ohio. At the 1930 census she was a widow, age 34, living with her son Jack G. next door to his parents Frank and Clair Brainard at Westfield, Ohio.
She completed a four-year piano course given by St. Louis University and was an accomplished pianist.

Noted events in her life were:

She worked as a Music Teacher, Public Schools in 1920 in Westfield, Medina, Ohio. 1527 She resided at 2 East State Route 224 in 1940 at LeRoy, Medina, Ohio. 974 Also at residence was son Jack (age 16). Several relatives resided at adjacent properties. She retired in 1960 after 33 years of service with the Ohio Farmers Insurance Company.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 475 M    i. Jack Gleason BRAINARD

319. Isabel WRIGHT 568,1032,1035 (Henry Collier WRIGHT8, Maria COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 21 Feb 1910 in Bayside, Queens, New York609,916 and died on 2 Jun 2003 in Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut609 at age 93.

Noted events in her life were:

She graduated from Smith College in 1933 in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

Isabel married William Dickerson CONKLIN,768,1033,1528 son of William Rowe CONKLIN 1032 and Anna Lulu DICKERSON,1032 on 7 Sep 1940 in Douglaston, Queens, New York.1528 William was born on 22 Dec 1911 in New York, , New York609,768 and died on 12 Mar 1991 in Salisbury, Litchfield, Connecticut609,768 at age 79.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a CPA, Arthur Young & Co (Retired) in Mar 1991. 768

Children from this marriage were:

   476 M    i. William W. CONKLIN

   477 M    ii. Henry Collier CONKLIN

Henry married Sally Cross HORNE.

321. Henry Collier WRIGHT Jr. 568,762,1035 (Henry Collier WRIGHT8, Maria COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 16 Oct 1913 in , , New York,609,916 died on 26 Oct 1969 in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida609,762,1041,1042 at age 56, and was buried in Williamstown, Berkshire, Massachusetts.1042

Death Notes: Obituary, The New York Times published 27 Oct 1969 - Dr. Collier Wright. Dr. H. Collier Wright, a cardiologist, died yesterday in St. Petersburg Fla., apparently of a heart attack, while attending a medical meeting. He was 56 years old and lived in Williamstown, Mass.
Dr. Wright graduated from Harvard University in 1936 and the New York University College of Medicine in1941. Before moving to Williamstown, in 1948, Dr. Wright served as chief resident in medicine at the Brooklyn Hospital.

Obituary, North Adams Transcript, Monday October 27, 1969: Stricken in Florida // Dr H. Collier Wright, 56, Victim of Heart attack// Dr. Henry Collier Wright, 56, a founder of Williamstown Medical Associates died of an apparent heart attack yesterday in St. Petersburg, Fla. where he was attending a cardiology seminar. Mrs. Wright and their daughter Miss Mary Wright had accompanied him.
A son of Henry Collier and Corrine (Blose) Wright, he was born on Oct 13, 1913, in Douglaston, N. Y. He attended Long Island schools and St. Paul's Preparatory schools in Garden City, graduating from Harvard College in 1933, and from New York University School of Medicine in 1941.
He held an internship at Brooklyn College until October 1942 when he joined the Long Island College Hospital Unit of the U.S. Army 79th General Hospital staff during World War II. He served for two years overseas as lieutenant and captain specializing in surgery.
Discharged in February 1946, he returned to Brooklyn Hospital for a year as chief resident from July 1947 to 1946, he served as assistant resident occasional service at Bellevue Hospital.
//Here Since 1948// Dr. Wright moved to Williamstown with his wife and five children in 1948 to be associated with the medical staff of Williams College and to do private practice. Originally associated with Dr. Norman B McWilliams in Williamstown, he opened his own office in North Adams in 1952 where he practiced until founding of the Williamstown Medical Associates with Dr. Robert K. Davis in the spring of 1953.The Medical Associates organization was unique in Berkshire County at the time of its founding and Dr. Wright's sister, Dr. Ann Wright, reports that the facility fulfilled a dream which her brother had held for many years.
Dr. Wright was elected a Fellow in the American College of Physicians in 1958 and to American College of Cardiology the following years. He was active in both the American and Massachusetts Hear Associations and served as president of the Berkshire Heart Assn. from 1954 to 1959.
//Survivors// Surviving besides his wife Helen (Blose) Wright are five children, all living at the Wright home on Ide Road. They are Ann Shepard, Mary Newell, Katherine, Henry Collier Wright III, and Martha. He is also survived by three sisters; a twin, Ann Blose Wright, MD of Poughkeepsie, N. Y.; Mrs. Isabelle Wright Conklin of New Canaan, Conn. and Mrs. Helen Wright Drewes of Douglaston, N. Y. and several nieces and nephews.
There will be no calling hours at Hopkins Funeral Home, Williamstown. A family burial service will be in Eastlawn Cemetery at 11 a.m. Wednesday with committal service by the Rev. F. Nelson Schlegel, pastor of the Second Congregational Church. A memorial service will be Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 at the First Congregational Church with Dr. Schlegel officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorial donations be made to the North Adams Hospital Building Fund designated for the coronary care unit in which Dr. Wright was greatly interested.

Burial Notes: Eastlawn Cemetery

General Notes: Henry Collier and his twin sister Ann were twins. Both were medical doctors (heart specialists) and practiced in New York City.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence from 1948 to 1969 at Williamstown, Berkshire, Massachusetts. 1041

Henry married Helen Shepard NEWELL,1036,1529,1530 daughter of Paul NEWELL 738,1530,1531,1532 and Helen Goldthwait COOK,1531 on 8 Dec 1945 in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts.1530 Helen was born on 30 Jul 1915 in Keokuk, Lee, Iowa609,1533,1534 and died on 6 Jul 2000 in Lakewood, Jefferson, Colorado609 at age 84.

Marriage Notes: They were married at the Little Chapel, Smith College.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1930 at Braintree, Norfolk, Massachusetts. 1533 She graduated from Smith College in Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts. 1530 She resided at 209 Crescent Street between 1935 and 1940 at Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts. 1531 At the 1940 census she was age 24 enumerated at parents' residence at Northampton.

Children from this marriage were:

   478 F    i. Ann Shepard WRIGHT

   479 F    ii. Mary Newell WRIGHT

   480 F    iii. Katherine WRIGHT

   481 M    iv. Henry Collier WRIGHT III

   482 F    v. Martha WRIGHT

322. Leroy George WRIGHT Sr. 572,1046 (Clarence Elmore WRIGHT8, Maria COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 5 Jun 1910 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio536,573,916 and died on 23 May 1992 in Chardon, Geauga, Ohio536,609 at age 81.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 3996 Bluestone Road in 1940 at Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 584 At the 1940 census he was age 29. Also enumerated at residence were wife Dorothy (age 29), daughter Pamela (age seven months) and widowed father Clarence (age 66).

Leroy married Dorothy Bernadette CERNY 536,572,584,1535 on 4 Aug 1934. Dorothy was born on 12 Jan 1911 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio609 and died on 2 Nov 1983 in Chardon, Geauga, Ohio536,609 at age 72.

Death Notes: She died at UHHS Geauga Regional Hospital.


Children from this marriage were:

   483 F    i. Pamela Dorothy WRIGHT

Pamela married William Raymond WAITINAS.

   484 M    ii. Leroy George WRIGHT Jr.

325. Marietta NORTON 1062 (James Collier NORTON8, Mary A. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 9 May 1894 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona348,574,594 and died on 30 Mar 1939 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona594 at age 44.

Marietta married Paul Noah BRUMBAUGH,602,767,1536 son of Granville Webster BRUMBAUGH 657,1537 and Mary Elizabeth MILLER,1537 on 24 Jun 1927 916.,1537 Paul was born on 15 Dec 1892 in Brookville, Montgomery, Ohio,539,602,767,916,1538 died on 2 Feb 1979 in Cabin John, Montgomery County, Maryland609 at age 86, and was buried in , Prince George's County, Maryland.

Burial Notes: He was buried at Fort Lincoln Cemetery.

Noted events in his life were:

He served in the military on 25 May 1918. 1029 He enlisted 25 May 1918 at Dayton County, Ohio. He served with the 159th Depot Brigade. Promoted to Private 1st class 20 Aug 1918, Corporal 1 Feb 1919 and Sergeant 22 Feb 1919. He received an Honorable Discharge 9 May 1919. He had a residence in 1930 at Washington, District Of Columbia. 916 He worked as a General Accounting Office in 1942 in Washington, District Of Columbia. 767 He resided at 3000 Bunkerhill Rd in 1942 at Mount Rainier, Prince George's, Maryland. He resided at 1608 Concord Avenue in 1940 at Washington, District Of Columbia. 1539 At the 1940 census he was age 47, widowed and enumerated at the residence of his uncle and aunt, Noah G. and Dora Brumbaugh.

The child from this marriage was:

   485 M    i. Donald Paul BRUMBAUGH was born on 11 Nov 1938 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona594 and died on 30 Mar 1939 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona.594

326. Oakley Tufts NORTON 1062,1066 (James Collier NORTON8, Mary A. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 1 Mar 1898 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona348,574,594 and died on 27 Jul 1986 in Sun City, Maricopa, Arizona594,609 at age 88.

Noted events in his life were:

He was educated at Iowa State University in 1921 in Ames, Story, Iowa. 594 He was educated at Occidental College in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 594 He worked as a Proprietor, Dairy in 1930 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona. 916 He resided at W. William Avenue in 1930 at Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona. 916 He had a residence between 1935 and 1940 at , Pima County, Arizona. 1066 He was age 42 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated were wife Florence (age 40) and four children; Gwendolyn (age 18), Katherine (age 15), Madeline (age 11) and Oakley Jr. (age 5).

Oakley married Florence Luella LATIMER 1066 on 28 Jun 1921 594.,916 Florence was born on 21 Aug 1899 in Abington, , Illinois594,916 and died on 29 Sep 1986 in Peoria, , Arizona594 at age 87.

Noted events in her life were:

She worked as a Bank Teller. 594

Children from this marriage were:

   486 F    i. Gwendolyn NORTON 594,1066,1540 was born on 24 Feb 1922 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona.916,1540

Gwendolyn married Warren L. EYER,1080,1541,1542,1543 son of Victor Steckley EYER 602,1542,1544 and Alice Pauline WHITE,1542,1545,1546 in Mar 1943.1541 Warren was born on 2 Sep 1921 in , Los Angeles County, California.1080,1542

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 1207 India Street between 1935 and 1940 at Tucson, Pima, Arizona. 1543 At the 1940 census he was age 18 enumerated at parent's residence at Tucson. He had a residence in 1943 at Sacramento, Sacramento, California. 1547

+ 487 F    ii. Kathryn J. NORTON

   488 F    iii. Madelyn NORTON 594,1066,1548 was born on 31 Jul 1928 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona609,916,1548 and died on 6 May 1998 in , , Arizona609 at age 69.

+ 489 M    iv. Oakley Latimer NORTON

327. Victor Collier NORTON 1062,1067 (James Collier NORTON8, Mary A. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 9 Dec 1901 in , , Arizona594,657 and died on 24 Sep 1954 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California657,1068 at age 52.

Death Notes: Obituary, Los Angeles Times published 27 Sep 1954, Victor C. Norton; Funeral Services for Victor C. Norton, 53, 1105 Van Buren Ave., Venice, personnel Manager for Hughes Aircraft, who died Friday at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica of a heart attack, will be conducted under the direction of the Forest Lawn Mortuary at 3:30 p.m. today in the Wee Kirk o' Heather, Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mr. Norton leaves his widow, Muriel; a son, Robert E., and two brothers.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1930 at Fair Lawn, Bergen, New Jersey. 916 He worked as a Store Manager, Department Store in 1930 in , , New Jersey. 916 He resided at 742 Avalon in 1940 at San Diego, San Diego, California. 1067 Also enumerated at residence was his brother-in-law Harry Kenney, age 41. He had a residence in 1935 at Radburn, Bergen, New Jersey. 1067 He was employed as a Personnel Manager, Retail Dry Goods Store in 1940. 1067

Victor married Muriel KENNEY 1549 about 1928.916 Muriel was born on 18 Apr 1902 in Canada - English539,657,916 and died on 25 Jan 1978 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California657 at age 75.

Noted events in her life were:

She emigrated in 1913 from Canada - English. 916

The child from this marriage was:

   490 M    i. Robert Earl NORTON

328. James Charles NORTON 358 (James Collier NORTON8, Mary A. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 10 Mar 1903 in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona574,657 and died on 3 Sep 1977 in San Diego, San Diego, California358,657 at age 74.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1930 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 916 He worked as a District Traffic Supt, Telephone Co in 1930 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 916 He resided at 1681 Lorain Road in 1940 at San Marino, Los Angeles, California. 1550

James married Helen Aileen COOMBER,358,1550 daughter of Alexander Entorf COOMBER 358,1551 and Hazel Edith May SHEPHERD,358,1551 about 1929 358.,916 Helen was born on 2 Dec 1908 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California358,916 and died on 25 Apr 2009 in Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa358 at age 100.

Death Notes: Obituary -The Lake Oswego Review, May 28, 2009 (updated Oct 30, 2009): Helen Norton Brand // Former Lake Oswego resident Helen Norton Brand died April 25, 2009 at the Barthell Eastern Star Home in Decorah, Iowa. She was 100. Mrs. Brand was born Dec. 2, 1908, in Los Angeles, Calif., to Hazel Shepherd Coomber and Alec Coomber. She grew up in Los Angeles, and graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles with an education degree and teaching certificate in 1929. She met James C. Norton, Jr. in Los Angeles and they were married in June 1931, and lived in various cities throughout the state. They moved to Lake Oswego in August 1951 and then back to California in 1969. Mr. Norton died in 1977. Mrs. Norton married Herb Brand in Ventura, Calif. and the couple lived in Rancho Bernardo until Mrs. Brand moved to Iowa to be closer to her son's family. A teacher by profession, Mrs. Brand enjoyed teaching elementary grades for the Lake Oswego School District. She was active in Oswego Lake Country Club, Garden Club, Alpha Chi Omega, and PEO. She enjoyed water skiing on the lake. Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law Robert V. and Marianne Craft Norton of Decorah, Iowa, and James C. (Jim) and Micheline Norton, III of Plattsburgh, NY, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. A memorial service was held April 28 at Barthell Eastern Star Home in Decorah, Iowa.

Noted events in her life were:

She graduated from Chaffey Junior College in 1927 in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California. 1056 She graduated from University of California in 1929 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 1552

Children from this marriage were:

   491 M    i. James Coomber NORTON

James married Micheline BELANGER.

   492 M    ii. Robert Victor NORTON

Robert married Marianne CRAFT.

329. Griffith Johnson NORTON 1072 (Birdsey Lee NORTON8, Mary A. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 27 Dec 1896 in , Muscatine County, Iowa,348,574,609,1056,1073 died on 21 Apr 1975 in Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa609,1073 at age 78, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548,1073

Death Notes: Obituary - Muscatine (Iowa) Journal published 22 Apr 1975, p. 6: WILTON - Griff J. Norton, 78 Wilton, died at 4:05 p.m. Monday at Mercy Hospital, Iowa City.
Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Wilton Presbyterian Church, Rev. G.W. Ukena will officiate. Burial will be in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton. The body will lie in state at the Norton residence in Wilton, with visitation beginning Wednesday afternoon. Gill Memorial Home, Wilton, will be in charge.
Griff Norton, the son of Birdseye L. and Maude (Johnson) Norton, was born Dec. 27, 1896 in Muscatine County.
He married Lela Whitmer on June 26, 1918 in Cedar County. Mr. Norton, a life resident of Wilton, was a member of the Presbyterian churchy in Wilton, and Wilton Lodge No. 167 AF-AM. He was a retired Black Angus breeder and farmer.
Surviving are his wife, Lela; four sons, Corwin W., Durant; Wilbert W., Tipton; G. James, and G. Melburne, both of Wilton; one daughter, Mrs. Gordon (Marguerite) Knoles, Momence, Ill.; 21 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Charles w., Wilton, and B. Lee, Durant.
He was preceded in death by his parents.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence between 1935 and 1940 at Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 1553 At the 1940 census he was age 43. Also enumerated at residence were wife Leila M (age 41), "one hired hand" and children; Corwin W. (age 20), Wilbert W. (age 16), Griff J. (age 14), George M. (age 7), L. Marguerite (age 5). He worked as a Black Angus breeder and retired farmer in 1975 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 1073

Griffith married Leila Marguerite WHITMER 1553 on 26 Jun 1918 in , Cedar County, Iowa.1073 Leila was born on 28 May 1898 in , Cedar County, Iowa,56,573,1056 died on 25 Jan 2001 in Wilton Junction, Muscatine, Iowa56 at age 102, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

Death Notes: Obituary: WILTON, Iowa - Lela M. Norton, 102, of Wilton, died on Thursday, January 25, 2001, at her home in Wilton. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 29 at First Presbyterian Church, Wilton. The officiants will be Rev. Bruce Giese, Rev. Dan Schoepf and Rev. Tim Buchanan. Musical selections will be provided by organist: Deb Hurd. Serving as casket bearers will be Bill Norton, Jim Norton, Michael Norton, David Knowles, Grif Norton, and Jeff Kaufmann. Serving as honorary casket bearers will be her grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 28 from 2-6 P.M. at Bentley Funeral Homes in Wilton, and on Monday, January 29 from 1 hour prior to service at First Presbyterian Church. Interment will take place at Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton. Memorials may go to the First Presbyterian Church, Wilton and to the Iowa City Hospice. Ms. Whitmer was born on May 28, 1898, to William and Alice (Walter) Whitmer in Cedar County. She married Griffith J. Norton on June 26, 1918, in Wilton. He preceded her in death on April 21, 1975. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Wilton, and the Sugar Creek Ladies Aid. She was a charter member of the Wilton Progressive Club. She loved reading her bible and daily devotions. She enjoyed writing poetry and doing handwork. Survivors include - 1 Daughter: Marguerite Knowles of Momence, Ill.; 2 Sons: Wilbert (and his wife Rachel) Norton of Tipton, G. Melburne (and his wife Mary) Norton of Wilton; 1 Daughter-in-law: Beverly Norton of Wilton; 20 grandchildren; 61 Great grandchildren; 23 Great-great grandchildren. In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, 2 sons: Corwin Norton and James Norton, 1 Son-in-law: Gordon Knowles; 3 Sisters: Ruby Norton, Mae Stransky and Georgia Ruggles, 1 grandson and 2 great grandchildren.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 493 M    i. Corwin W. NORTON 1553 was born on 12 Sep 1919 in , , Iowa,548,609,916 died on 14 Oct 1982 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa548,609 at age 63, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

+ 494 M    ii. Wilbert Weldon NORTON

+ 495 M    iii. Griff James NORTON 1553 was born on 23 Nov 1925 in , , Iowa,548,609,916 died on 7 May 1994 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa548,609 at age 68, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

+ 496 M    iv. George Melbourne NORTON

   497 F    v. Lela Marguerite NORTON

Lela married Gordon N. KNOWLES,1554,1555 son of Leslie KNOWLES 1554,1555 and Freda NUMMER,.1554.,1555 Gordon was born on 20 Jul 1927 in Bensenville, DuPage, Illinois1554,1555 and died on 25 Sep 1999 in Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois1555 at age 72.

Death Notes: Obituaries for September 27, 1999, The Daily Journal Obituaries -Gordon Knowles: MOMENCE - Gordon N. Knowles, 72, of Momence, died Saturday (Sept. 25, 1999) at Riverside Medical Center, Kankakee. Visitation will be from 3-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Cotter Funeral Home, Momence. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Calvary Baptist Church, Momence, where he was a member. The Rev. Benjamin Baker will officiate. Burial, with military rites by the Momence Honor Guard, will be in Kankakee Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church.
He was born July 20, 1927, in Bensenville, the son of Leslie and Frieda Nummer Knowles. Surviving are his wife, the former Lela Marguerite Knowles, whom he married Oct. 16, 1952, in Aledo; one daughter and son-in-law, Cindi and Gary Denny of Momence; five sons and four daughters-in-law, Allen and Pam Knowles of Peoria, Ariz., David and Jamie Knowles of Bourbonnais, Robert Knowles of Atlanta, Ga., Larry and Betsy Knowles of Muscatine, Iowa, and Daniel and Jeannene Knowles of Momence; his father of Bourbonnais; one sister and brother- in-law, Louise and Dave Routien of Bourbonnais; 19 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Deceased are his mother and one granddaughter, Krista Denny. Mr. Knowles had retired from Momence Packing Company in 1995 and he had operated Knowles Plants in Momence. He was a member of AARP. He enjoyed H.O. Model Trains and wood carving
.

330. Charles William NORTON (Birdsey Lee NORTON8, Mary A. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 6 May 1898 in , , Iowa,348,358,548,574,602 died on 17 Feb 1992 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa548,594,609,1074 at age 93, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

Death Notes: Obituary: Cedar Rapids Gazette, Thursday, February 20, 1992, Pg. 2B, city of Wilton, IA: Charles W. Norton, 93, died Monday in University Hospitals, Iowa City. Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Presbyterian Church. Burial: Oakdale Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Lacock Funeral Home. Survivors include four daughters; Florence Bates of Davenport, Lucille Yedlik of Vinton, Alice Mealy of Mason City, and Miriam Baumann of Grinnell; two sons, William of Lowden and Harold of Big Bear Lake, Calif.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1930 at Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 916 He was Presbyterian in 1925. 1556 He had a residence between 1935 and 1940 at Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 1436 He was age 42 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Ruby (age 40) and children: Florence A. (age 19), Lucile M. (age 17), Charles W. (age 15), William B. (age 12), Alice R. (age 9), Harold D. (age 8) and Miriam M. (age 6).

Charles married Ruby H. WHITMER,1436,1557 daughter of William W. WHITMER 1556,1557 and Mary Alice WALTER,1556,1558 on 10 Jun 1919 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa 358.,1559 Ruby was born on 12 Nov 1899 in , , Iowa,548,609,918,1557 died in Jul 1980 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa548,609 at age 80, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548

Noted events in her life were:

She was Presbyterian in 1925. 1556

Children from this marriage were:

+ 498 F    i. Florence A. NORTON 594,609,1436,1560 was born on 14 Nov 1920 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,609,918,1036,1561 died on 18 Apr 2007 in Davenport, Scott, Iowa609,1561 at age 86, and was buried on 23 Apr 2007 in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.1561

   499 F    ii. Mary Lucille NORTON 1436 was born on 16 Jul 1921 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa.918,1036

Mary married Edwin George YEDLIK,1556 son of Joseph S. YEDLIK 1556 and Mary Rosa NAYADLEY,1556,1562 on 2 Jul 1942 in Wilton, , Iowa.1563 Edwin was born on 2 Jul 1916 in Nichols, Muscatine, Iowa,609,1556 died on 21 Aug 1999 in Vinton, Benton, Iowa609,1563 at age 83, and was buried in Vinton, Benton, Iowa.1563

Marriage Notes: They were married at the First Presbyterian Church.

Death Notes: Obituary - Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Gazette published 24 Aug 1999, p. 11: Edwin G. Yedlik, 83, formerly of the Wilton area, died Saturday, Aug 21, 1999, in Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids, after a short illness. Services: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, First Presbyterian Church, Wilton, by the Rev. John Bates and Dr. Dennis Morey. Burial: 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, Maplewood Cemetery, Vinton. Friends may call from 3 to 7 p.m. today at the home of Edwin and Lucille Yedlik, 5899 28th Ave. Dr., Vinton. Overton Family Funeral Home, Vinton is in charge of arrangements.
Edwin G. Yedlik was born July 2, 1916, on a farm near Nichols, Iowa, the son of Joseph and Mary (Nayadley) Yedlik. Edwin was raised and attended school in Nichols, graduating with the class of 1935. During his high school career, Edwin was an accomplished athlete and was active in drama and 4H. Following his education, he became an Angus herdsman and traveled nationwide with the show circuit. In 1939, he showed the undefeated national champion Angus female.
On July 2, 1942, Edwin was united in marriage to Lucille Norton at First Presbyterian Church, Wilton. Following their marriage, they lived in Cedar County and aside from farming, Edwin milked and showed purebred Guernsey cattle. In 1962, they moved to the Benton County area, and Edwin raised purebred Angus cattle on the "Bar-Y Ranch," which he owned and operated.
Edwin was a member of the American Angus Association, the Iowa Angus Association and in 1998 was honored by the Iowa Angus Auxiliary for his long time contributions to the Heifer Scholarship Program. He was a member of the Vinton Presbyterian Church; the Masonic Lodge No. 62 of Vinton; the Purity Chapter of the Eastern Star in Wilton, where he served as a past patron. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting and enjoyed the outdoors. Recently, Edwin had been a patient at Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Joe, Frank and Ernie; and two sisters, Marie Carter and Katie Stine.
Edwin is survived by his wife, Lucille; three sons, Edwon (sic) and Charles (Marilyn), both of Vinton, and Joie (Mary Ann) of Troy Mills; a daughter, Merry (Dennis) Wenndt of Lowden; a sister, Emma Crist of Muscatine; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial fund has been established.

Burial Notes: Maplewood Cemetery.

+ 500 M    iii. Charles "Wesley" NORTON 1436 was born on 14 Oct 1924 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,548,918 died on 14 Feb 1981 in Antigua, West Indies548,609,1564 at age 56, and was buried on 19 Feb 1981 in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.548,1564

   501 M    iv. William Birdsey NORTON

William married Phyllis E. FRIEND,1565,1566 daughter of Bernard E. FRIEND 1566,1567 and Miriam L. KNIGHT,.1566.,1567 Phyllis was born about 1928 in Scranton, Greene, Iowa.1566

Birth Notes: She was age one year, ten months at the 1930 census taken 2 Apr 1930.

+ 502 F    v. Alice R. NORTON

+ 503 M    vi. Harold David NORTON 358,1036,1436 was born on 23 Mar 1932 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,1036 died on 11 Apr 2011 in Herriman, Salt Lake, Utah1568 at age 79, and was buried on 16 Apr 2011 in Bluffdale, Salt Lake, Utah.1568

+ 504 F    vii. Miriam M. NORTON

331. Birdsey Lee NORTON Jr. (Birdsey Lee NORTON8, Mary A. COLLIER7, George6, William5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 29 Aug 1906 in Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa,574,609,1075 died on 6 Jan 1977 in Durant, , Iowa609,1075 at age 70, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.1075

Death Notes: Obituary - Muscatine Journal - January 7, 1977) B. LEE NORTON: DURANT - B. Lee Norton, Jr., 70, Durant, died Thursday afternoon -at Mercy hospital, Davenport. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the United Presbyterian church, Wilton, with Rev. G. W. Ukena officiating. Burial will be at Oakdale cemetery, Wilton. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Lacock funeral home in Durant and from 12 to 1:30 Monday at the church. Mr. Norton was born Aug. 29, 1906, near Wilton, the son of Birdsey Lee and Maude (Johnson) Norton Sr. He was married to Esther Wick, April 28, 1930, at Davenport. Mr. Norton was a retired farmer, and had worked for Louis Rich Foods at West, Liberty and Bendix Corp., Davenport. He was a member of the Sugar Creek Presbyterian church, where he was an elder; Kaaba Shrine and Consistory, Davenport; Wilton Masonic Lodge 167, A.F. and A.M.; and Eastern Star 365 at Wilton. He was also a past 4-H club leader. Mr. Norton had attended Muscatine county schools and studied two years at Iowa State University, Ames. He is survived by the widow, Esther, Durant; two sons, Paul, Davenport, and Donald K., Moscow; three daughters, Mrs. Elwood (Dorothy) Willey, Batavia, Ill. Mrs. Carleton (Helen) Rider, Davenport, and Mrs. Donald (LeAnn) Rahlf, Wilton; 16 grandchildren and four great grandchildren, and a brother, Charles W. Norton, Wilton. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence between 1935 and 1940 at Wilton, Muscatine, Iowa. 1069 He was age 33 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Esther (age 31), children Paul Richard (age 10), Dorothy Jean (age 6), Helen May (age 5), Donald Keith (age 4) and uncle Fred Wieck (age 70). He worked as a Farmer in 1940. 1069

Birdsey married Esther May WIECK,1069,1075,1556 daughter of Charles H. WIECK 1556 and Emma C. SCHROEDER,1556 on 28 Apr 1930 in Davenport, Scott, Iowa.1075 Esther was born on 26 Apr 1909 in , Cedar County, Iowa,609,1556 died on 7 Feb 2002 in Davenport, Scott, Iowa609 at age 92, and was buried in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton, Iowa.

Death Notes: Obituary: DAVENPORT, Iowa: Esther M. Norton, 92, Wilton, died on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, at Genesis Medical Center East, Davenport. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church, Wilton. The officiant will be Pastor Kenneth Harden and the Rev. Bruce Giese. Musical selections will be provided by organist Deb Mohr and vocalist Henry Bentley. Serving as pallbearers will be James Willey, Larry Willey, Jeffrey Sambdman, Don Norton, Ron Norton, Rick Norton, and Paul Norton II. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Julie Shepherd, Chris Wieckhorst, Stephanie Timmsen, Kelli Jauron, Kori Brown, Joanne Roenigk, Jeanne Tucker, Barbara Freeman, and Cathy Valet. Interment will take place at Oakdale Cemetery, Wilton. Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Bentley Funeral Homes in Wilton. Memorials may go to the Sugar Creek Presbyterian Church or to the Durant Ambulance Service. She was born April 26, 1909, to Carl and Emma (Schroeder) Wieck in Cedar County. She married B. Lee Norton on April 28, 1930, in Davenport. He preceded her in death Jan. 7, 1977. She was a lifetime cook and did catering at various restaurants. She was a member of the Sugar Creek Presbyterian Church and its ladies aid. She was a member of the Progressive Club and the BPW. She was a former 4 H leader, former officer and member of the Order of Eastern Star and past Mother Advisor of the Rainbow Girls. Survivors include three daughters, Dorothy Willey of Batavia, Ill., Helen (Mrs. Carleton) Rider of Davenport, LeAnn (Mrs. Donald) Rahlf of Wilton; two sons: Paul (and his wife Rose) Norton of Bella Vista, Ariz., Donald (and his wife Sue) Norton of Durant; three sisters: Louise Duncan of Tipton, Carleen Wieck of Wilton, Pearl (Mrs. Carl) Crispin of Tipton; 16 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Mildred Figge, Margaret Whitmer; brother Harold Wieck; a daughter-in-law, Laura Norton and a son-in-law Elwood Willey.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 505 M    i. Paul Richard NORTON 1069,1075,1569 was born on 11 Apr 1930 in , Cedar County, Iowa1569 and died on 13 Aug 2011 in Durant, Cedar, Iowa1569 at age 81.

   506 F    ii. Dorothy Jean NORTON

Dorothy married Elwood J. WILLEY,1036,1075,1570 son of James Claude WILLEY 1570 and Mae,.1570 Elwood was born on 27 Jun 1928 in Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois609,1036,1571 and died on 14 Dec 1988 in Batavia, Kane, Illinois609 at age 60.

   507 F    iii. Helen May NORTON

Helen married Carleton RIDER,1075,1572 son of William RIDER 1572 and Emma,.1572 Carleton was born on 22 Oct 1915 in Gilmore City, , Iowa,1572 died on 13 Feb 2007 in Bettendorf, Scott, Iowa1572 at age 91, and was buried in Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois.1572

Death Notes: Obituary, Quad-City Times, Davenport 15 Feb 2007: Carleton A. Rider, 91, of Davenport, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2007, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Bettendorf.
Services are 1 p.m. Friday at Weerts, Davenport. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. today. Burial is in National Cemetery, Arsenal Island.
He was born Oct. 22, 1915, in Gilmore City, Iowa, to William and Emma Rider. He married Helen M. Norton Oct. 31, 1964, in Rock Island.
Surviving are his wife; daughters, Pamela Lund, Davenport, Christine L. Wieckhorst, Blue Grass; son, Jeffrey L. Sambdman, Denver, Colo.; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren

Burial Notes: He was buried at the Rock Island National Cemetery.

   508 M    iv. Donald Keith NORTON

Donald married Susan A. McCLEAN.

   509 F    v. LeAnn NORTON

LeAnn married Donald DeWayne RAHLF.

333. Kate S. BECKWITH 364,1090,1091,1092 (Katherine Merrill SEYMOUR8, Daniel Merrill SEYMOUR7, Catharine MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born in Aug 1853 in , , Connecticut364,1091 and died on 29 Jun 1933 in , Ramsey County, Minnesota1093 at age 79.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence between 1860 and 1870. At the 1860 and 1870 census she was enumerated at the residence of her grandparents' Daniel M and Sara E. (Merrill) Seymour.
She resided at 657 Fairmont Avenue in 1930 at St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota. 364,611 At the 1930 census she was age 76, a widow and owned residence valued at $30,000. Also enumerated were son Richard G. (age 46, single) and two maids.

Kate married William Gibson STRICKLAND,448,1090,1091,1093 son of Stephen STRICKLAND, about 1879.1091 William was born on 10 Apr 1849 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut448,1090,1091 and died on 27 Apr 1929 in , Ramsey County, Minnesota1093 at age 80.

Marriage Notes: She stated married 21 years, one child.

General Notes: He was issued a U. S. Passport 9 Jan 1925 (#503903) for the purpose of recreation and travel to Europe, Jerusalem and Egypt. On he traveled to Honolulu, Hawaii, departing from San Francisco 20 Jan 1926 arriving 26 Jan 1926 on ship Minnesota. He returned to the Port of San Francisco 9 Mar 1926.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as an Insurance Agent between 1880 and 1910. 1090,1091,1092 He had a residence between 1880 and 1910 at St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota. 1090,1091,1092 At the 1880 census he was age 31 and enumerated as a "lodger" along with wife Kate B. (age 26).

The child from this marriage was:

   510 M    i. Richard G. STRICKLAND 1091,1092 was born about 1884 in St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota1091,1092 and died after 1930.

335. William McGarry DIXON 619,621,1100 (William Johnson DIXON8, Eliza Sadler JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 31 Jan 1882 in Cimarron, Gray, Kansas621,1100,1101 and died after 1930.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1910 at Gainesville, Cooke, Texas. 1100 He was employed as a Railroad Engineer from 1910 to 1920. 1100,1576 He had a residence in 1920 at Cleburne, Johnson, Texas. 1576 He was employed as an Instructor, Public Utility in 1930. 1577 He resided at 614 North Haskell Avenue in 1930 at Dallas, Dallas, Texas. 1577 Also at residence were wife Bessie and children; William B, M. Jean, Dorothy, Laura and Charles.

William married Bessie Eula BOGGS,1100,1576,1577,1578 daughter of Harvey BOGGS 1100,1578,1579 and Sarah,1579 about 1905.1100 Bessie was born in Apr 1888 in , Cooke County, Texas1100,1101,1576,1577,1578 and died after 1930.

Children from this marriage were:

   511 M    i. William Adams DIXON 1100,1576,1577,1580 was born on 4 Jun 1906 in Gainesville, Cooke, Texas,1100,1576,1577 died on 18 Jun 1959 in Houston, Harris, Texas at age 53, and was buried on 19 Jun 1959 in Houston, Harris, Texas.

Death Notes: He died at Hermann Hospital, Houston, from an acute cerebral hemorrhage. The informant was a Miss. Dorothy Dixon.

Burial Notes: Forest Park Cemetery.

   512 F    ii. Mattie Jean DIXON 1100,1576,1577,1580 was born on 9 Aug 1907 in , , Oklahoma1100,1576,1577 and died on 28 Apr 1982 in Dallas, Dallas, Texas at age 74.

Mattie married BOEHMER.

   513 F    iii. Sarah DIXON 1100 was born about 1909 in , , Texas1100 and died between 1910 and 1920.

Death Notes: She was not enumerated at the 1920 census, presumed deceased.

   514 F    iv. Dorothy DIXON 609,1576,1577 was born on 29 Jan 1909 in , , Texas609,1576,1577 and died on 22 Mar 1988 in Houston, Harris, Texas609 at age 79. She never married and had no children.

   515 F    v. Laura Ann DIXON 1576,1577,1581,1582 was born on 12 Feb 1911 in Denison, Grayson, Texas,1576,1577,1581,1582 died on 28 Mar 1976 in Houston, Harris, Texas1581 at age 65, and was buried on 31 Mar 1976 in Houston, Harris, Texas.1581

Death Notes: Here death certificate name was Laura Ann Gessel, parent; Williams McGarry Dixon and Bessie Boggs. She died at St. Joseph Hospital, Houston. The informant was Dorothy Dixon.

Burial Notes: Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery.

Laura married Gessel.1581

   516 M    vi. Charles DIXON 1576,1577 was born about 1916 in , , Texas.1576,1577

336. Sarah J. DIXON 621,1102,1103 (William Johnson DIXON8, Eliza Sadler JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 29 Nov 1883 in , , Kansas,621 died on 6 Feb 1963 in Garden City, Finney, Kansas at age 79, and was buried in Garden City, Finney, Kansas.

Burial Notes: Valley View Cemetery.

General Notes: The 1930 census stated married ten years to Jacob Eichhorn and that mother was born in Ohio and father born in Connecticut (probable match).

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence on 1 Mar 1905 at Dodge City, Ford, Kansas. 1583 The 1905 Kansas census enumerated her living with parents at Dodge City. She was employed as a Bookkeeper, State Soldier's Home in 1920 in Fort Dodge, Ford, Kansas. 1584 She had a residence in 1920 at Dodge City, Ford, Kansas. 1584 At the 1920 census she was age 36 ande single. Also enumerated at residence was her "partner" Rosa B. Branaman. She had a residence between 1930 and 1940 at Garden City, Finney, Kansas. 1103,1585

Sarah married Jacob EICHHORN 602,1102,1585 on 26 Dec 1920 in Bucklin, Ford, Kansas. Jacob was born on 28 Nov 1874 in Middleboro, Warren, Ohio,602,1585 died on 28 Dec 1948 in Garden City, Finney, Kansas1586 at age 74, and was buried on 31 Dec 1948 in Garden City, Finney, Kansas.1586

Marriage Notes: He was previously married.

Burial Notes: Valley View Cemetery [lot: Zone B, Lot 519, Space 6]

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence between 1930 and 1940 at Garden City, Finney, Kansas. 1103,1585 He worked as a Farmer in 1940. 1585 He worked as a Rooming House Proprietor in 1940. 1103

Children from this marriage were:

   517 F    i. Mary Martha EICHHORN 1102,1103,1585 was born about 1923 in , , Kansas,1103,1585 died on 19 Apr 1968 in New York, New York, New York1587 about age 45, and was buried on 29 Apr 1968 in Garden City, Finney, Kansas.1587

Burial Notes: Valley View Cemetery [Plot: Zone B, Lot 519, Space 8]

   518 M    ii. Frank D. EICHHORN

338. Bessie M. DIXON 621,762,1105,1106 (William Johnson DIXON8, Eliza Sadler JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 30 Oct 1886 in , , Kansas609,621,762 and died on 14 Jun 1981 in Pensacola, Escambia, Florida609,762 at age 94.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence on 1 Mar 1905 at Dodge City, Ford, Kansas. 1583 The 1905 Kansas census enumerated her living with parents.

Bessie married William J. McGRATH 1105,1106,1588,1589 on 9 Mar 1917 in , Jackson County, Missouri.1590 William was born on 14 Aug 1884 in Ottawa, LaSalle, Illinois1106 and died on 25 Jan 1951 in North Kansas City, Clay, Missouri1106 at age 66.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Motor Mechanic between 1920 and 1930. 1106,1588 He resided at 1032 East 21st Street between 1920 and 1940 at North Kansas City, Clay, Missouri. 1106,1588,1589

Children from this marriage were:

   519 F    i. Helen J. McGRATH

   520 F    ii. Margie McGRATH

   521 M    iii. John McGRATH

   522 M    iv. Richard Dixon McGRATH 1589,1591 was born on 30 Dec 1932 in North Kansas City, Clay, Missouri,1589 died in 1954 in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri1592 at age 22, and was buried in Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri.

Burial Notes: He was buried at Catholic Cemetery.

Richard married Jean Karen BONDERER.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1996 at Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri. 1036

339. Laura H. DIXON 621,622,1104 (William Johnson DIXON8, Eliza Sadler JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born in May 1890 in , , Kansas621 and died after 1930.

Laura married James Milo WOLF 602,1104,1593,1594 about 1916.1104 James was born on 18 Jan 1891 in Ramah, El Paso, Colorado602,1104 and died on 27 Nov 1963 in Socorro, Socorro, New Mexico602 at age 72.

Noted events in his life were:

He served in the military. 1595 He resided at 1006 Fourth Street between 1920 and 1930 at Dodge City, Ford, Kansas. 1104,1594 He was employed as an Agent, Oil and Gas Company in 1930. 1104

Children from this marriage were:

   523 M    i. John J. WOLF 1104 was born about 1917 in , , Kansas.1104

   524 F    ii. Eleanor M. WOLF 1104 was born about 1919 in , , Kansas.1104

340. Carl Parlin DIXON 602,615,623,657 (Charles Johnson DIXON8, Eliza Sadler JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 30 Nov 1888 in Cimarron, Gray, Kansas602,623,657 and died on 4 Jul 1952 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California657 at age 63. Another name for Carl was Charles.

Noted events in his life were:

He graduated from School of Dentistry, University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 602 He had a residence between 1920 and 1940 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 1596,1597,1598 He worked as a Dentist between 1920 and 1930. 1596,1597,1598

Carl married Maud Margaret FISCHER 1596,1597,1599 about 1917.1597 Maud was born on 11 Feb 1892 in Great Neck, Nassau, New York609,1596 and died on 12 Jun 1972 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California609 at age 80.

Noted events in her life were:

She worked as a Dentist between 1920 and 1940 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California. 1600 She graduated from School of Dentistry, University of Southern California in 1916 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 525 F    i. Phyllis DIXON 609,1597,1600 was born on 29 Dec 1923 in , Los Angeles County, California,609,1080,1597 died on 3 Apr 2009 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California609,1601 at age 85, and was buried in Colma, San Mateo, California.1601

341. Edith Imogene DIXON 623,1107 (Charles Johnson DIXON8, Eliza Sadler JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 11 Jul 1892 in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri623 and died on 21 Aug 1974 in Banning, Riverside, California at age 82.

Edith married Edward DeWitt ARTHUR 602,1107,1602 on 15 Dec 1913 in Monrovia, Los Angeles, California. Edward was born on 5 Mar 1891 in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio602,657 and died on 15 Dec 1987 in , San Bernardino County, California609,657 at age 96.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Hardware Manufacturer in 1917 in Arcadia, Los Angeles, California. 602 He resided at 89 Orange Avenue in 1920 at Pasadena, Los Angeles, California. 1602 He was employed as an Agent, Water Heater Manufacturer in 1920. 1602 He was employed as a Sales Manager, Heating Company in 1930. 1603 He had a residence from 1930 to 1940 at Palo Alto, Santa Clara, California. 1603,1604

Children from this marriage were:

+ 526 F    i. Katherine Elizabeth ARTHUR 609,657,1107 was born on 18 Nov 1914 in Monrovia, Los Angeles, California609,657 and died on 3 Sep 1997 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California609,657,1605 at age 82.

   527 M    ii. Bradford DeWitt ARTHUR 657,1080,1107 was born on 11 Jul 1916 in Arcadia, Los Angeles, California657,1080 and died on 26 Jun 1979 in Yucca Valley, San Bernardino, California609,657 at age 62.

343. Harold Goodwin HOLCOMBE 374,624,629,1111,1112 (John Marshall HOLCOMBE8, Emily Merrill JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 20 Nov 1873 in Bristol, Hartford, Connecticut624,627,1112 and died on 7 Jan 1960 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609 at age 86.

General Notes: His grandparents were James Huggins Holcombe, a lawyer of Lord's Hill, Hartford, and Emily Merrill Johnson, (daughter of General Nathan Johnson, 1802, who served in the War of 1812, and was State Senator). The family came from England in 1634, and settled at Dorchester, Mass., afterwards at Windsor, Conn.
He enter Yale Collage, in 1892 as the class of 1896, served as Coxswain of the Academic Freshman Crew, left Yale in January 1893 but reentered and graduated with the class of 1897.
He had always lived in Hartford and his occupation was banking and bonding. In 1907 he was President of the Phoenix Mutual Life Insurance Company. He also had been connected with the Fidelity Company of Hartford as Assistant Secretary and the National Surety Company as the General Manager. Regarding his spare time he said; spent most of my vacations hunting and fishing.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed. 627 In 1907 he was is banking and bonding. He has been connected with the Fidelity Company of Hartford, of which he is Assistant Secretary, since 1897; and he has represented the National Surety Company, of which he is the General Manager, since July, 1901. "Have spent most of my vacations hunting and fishing."

He resided at 79 Spring Street in 1930 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1111 He graduated from Yale University in 1897 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1112

Harold married Ethel Percy MONSON,624,1111 daughter of Charles Clayton MONSON 1112 and Stella Elizabeth SHEPHARD,1112 on 17 Jun 1913 in Middlebury, Addison, Vermont.1112 Ethel was born about 1885 in , , Connecticut1111 and died on 16 Jul 1976 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609 about age 91.

Marriage Notes: They were married at the Westover School Chapel.

Children from this marriage were:

   528 M    i. Harold Goodwin HOLCOMBE Jr. 624,1111 was born on 3 Nov 1915 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,624 and died on 13 Feb 1998 in Christiansted, Saint Croix, Virgin Islands609 at age 82.

   529 M    ii. Seth Pomeroy HOLCOMBE 624,1111 was born on 15 Feb 1918 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,624 and died on 9 Jul 2009 in North Granby, Hartford, Connecticut609 at age 91.

Seth married Lucy B. EATON.

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1978 at North Granby, Hartford, Connecticut. 1036

   530 M    iii. Shephard M. HOLCOMBE

Shephard married Catherine SMITH.768.,1606 Catherine was born on 24 Nov 1920 in , , New York and died on 6 Sep 1993 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut at age 72.

345. John Marshall HOLCOMBE Jr. 374,1112,1114 (John Marshall HOLCOMBE8, Emily Merrill JOHNSON7, Sarah Butler MERRILL6, Catharine COLLIER5, Hezekiah Jr. (Capt.)4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 4 May 1889 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut1112 and died on 15 May 1951 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut1112 at age 62.

Noted events in his life were:

He graduated from Yale University in 1911 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1112

John married Marguerite CASE,1114,1607 daughter of Waldo Ketchum CASE and Ada Ferris WOOD, on 10 May 1920 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut.1608 Marguerite was born on 28 Dec 18861114 and died on 19 Jul 1975 in New Canaan, Fairfield, Connecticut1114,1607 at age 88.

Marriage Notes: She was previously married to Herbert Allan Boas with whom she had three children.

Death Notes: Death Notice - New York Times published 22 Jul 1975: HOLCOMBE - Marguerite Chase, 87, of 277 Country Club Road, New Canaan, Conn., formerly of Farmington, Conn., and New Hartford, Conn., on July 19, 1975. Wife of the late John Marshall Holcombe Jr. Mother of Allan C. Boas Jr. and John Marshall Holcombe III, Mrs. Marguerite H. Barlow and Mrs. Ada C. H. Caswell, 16 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. A private memorial service will be held. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts to the Heart Fund would be appreciated.


Children from this marriage were:

   531 F    i. Marguerite "Gloria" Emily HOLCOMBE 1114 was born on 19 Mar 1921 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut609,1609 and died on 18 Mar 2009 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut609,1609 at age 87.

Death Notes: Obituary - Hartford Courant published 22 Mar 2009: "Gloria" Barlow, 87, of Farmington, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday (March 18, 2009). She courageously fought an emphysema condition for 2 months, never losing her spirit and strength. Gloria was born March 19, 1921 in Farmington. She was the daughter of the late J.M. Holcombe, Jr., head of the prominent Hartford insurance family and the late Marguerite Chase Holcombe. She attended Miss Porter's School and received a certificate from New York School of Interior Design. One of the strong themes in Gloria's life was volunteering. She was an active member of the Colonial Dames of America and proud of her colonial history. She was also a member and served on numerous boards and committees, which included Miss Porter's School, the Herb Society of America and the Thursday Club. She was a member for many years and president for six years of the Phillipstown Garden Club of New York, and a member of the Connecticut Valley Garden Club. She received two medals of merit from the Garden Club of America for her great contribution and community service. She was most proud of her volunteer work at Mitchell House, a settlement house for low income families and children in need during World War II. Gloria was also known for her love of gardening and nature. She wrote a monthly column called Horticultural Hints for the Connecticut Valley Garden Club, had a landscaping business, helped create and plant the pocket gardens in Farmington and the Sunken Garden at Hill-stead Museum. She was often seen in her own beautiful herb, perennial, and vegetable gardens planting and pulling weeds which as she often said, was her therapy. Gloria always had boundless energy and curiosity for all things rich in culture, and had many artistic talents including the culinary arts, decorating and the art of fine living. Gloria married William E. Barlow in 1943, president of Vision Incorporated, a prominent news magazine of South America. They lived in both New York City and Garrison, NY, and had three children who survive her, Buffy Bernhardt, Chris Barlow and James Barlow; and three grandchildren, Dylan Samide, Zeke Barlow, and Ian Bernhardt; three great grandchildren, Donovan Barlow and Colby and Jake Samide; two brothers and a sister, John Marshall Holcombe, Allan Chase Boas and Ada Chase Caswell. A celebration of the life of Gloria Barlow will be on Saturday, April 4, 11 a.m. in the Meeting House at The First Church of Christ Congregational, 75 Main St., Farmington. A reception will follow at the Town and Country Club in Hartford. Private burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Farmington. Memorial donations may go to The First Church of Christ Congregational, 75 Main St., Farmington, CT 06032.

Marguerite married William Edward BARLOW,1114 son of Edward S. BARLOW 1114,1610 and Eva LANGLOTH,1610,1611 on 2 Oct 1943 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut.1114 William was born on 6 Dec 1917 in , , Illinois609 and died on 10 May 1994 in New York, , New York609,1612 at age 76.

Marriage Notes: They were married at the First Congregational Church.

Death Notes: Obituary - New York Times published 12 May 1994: William E. Barlow, a founder and publisher of Spanish and Portuguese-language news magazines distributed in Latin America, died on Tuesday in New York Hospital. Mr. Barlow, who lived in Manhattan, was 76.
The cause was cancer, said a son, Christopher.
Mr. Barlow founded Vision Inc. in 1948 and was president of the publishing company, whose magazine Vision covered Latin America, until 1974. He later bought the Media Industry Newsletter and published it until 1991.
Mr. Barlow is survived by a daughter, Gloria Bernhardt of Nyack, N.Y., and two sons, Christopher of Roanoke, Va., and Jamie of Seattle.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1930 at Syracuse, Onondaga, New York.

   532 M    ii. John Marshall HOLCOMBE III

   533 F    iii. Ada Chase HOLCOMBE 1114 was born on 9 Jun 1924 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut609,1114 and died on 27 Sep 2009 in , , Connecticut609,1613 at age 85.

Death Notes: Obituary The Hartford Courant published 4 Oct 2009: Ada-Chase Holcombe Caswell, 85, formerly of Darien and Sea Island, passed away peacefully on Sunday (September 27, 2009). In her two months at CT Hospice she never lost her cheerful spirit, positive outlook or lovely ability to laugh with family and wonderful friends. She often said, ``I love people!'' and was admired and adored by those befriended, always making time to help and reassure during difficult times. Nothing was more important than ``doing for others.'' Ada-Chase was born in Farmington to Marguerite Chase and John Marshall Holcombe, Jr. She graduated from Miss Porter's School then served as a Red Cross Nurse's Aide for 65 hundred hours during the war. Later volunteer work included decades with the Children's Aid Society, Junior League and Garden Club of Darien. She was on the Board of the Blue Ridge School and chaired their annual New York Auxiliary Ball. Ada-Chase is also remembered for loving tennis and golf, her beautiful gardens, her wonderful 53-year marriage to the late Cameron Caswell and recently, the years she considered herself ``so lucky'' to spend with Jay Logan and his loving family. She is survived by devoted sons, beloved grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and brothers, John Marshall Holcombe III and Allan C. Boas. She lost her sister, Gloria H. Barlow, recently and brothers, Robert W. Boas and Herbert A. Boas, Jr. previously.

Ada married Wilbur Cameron CASWELL,635,1114 son of Walter Emery CASWELL 1114 and Anne Sophia CAMERON,.1114 Wilbur was born on 14 Aug 1916 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts635,768 and died on 18 Jul 2000 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut768,1614 at age 83.

Death Notes: Obituary - New York Times published 20 Jul 2000: CASWELL-W. Cameron. Died July 18, 2000 following a stroke which occurred Friday evening July 14. A resident of Darien, Ct. and Sea Island, Ga., he was an early partner at McKinsey & Co, subsequently joining Dover Corp as SVP of corporate development for 17 years, and concluded his career as the SVP of North American Acquisitions at Axel Johnson Group. He also served as the Chairman of the Board of Finance for the Town of Darien. Caswell was a member of The Yale Club of New York City, Wee Burn Country Club of Darien, Sea Island Club of Ga, the Congregational Church of Darien and of Canaan Valley, Ct. and of the St. Simons Presbyterian Church of Sea Island. A resident of Darien since 1953, he was born August 14, 1916 in Boston. Raised in Brockton, Ma., Caswell graduated from New Hampton School and Yale University, Class of 1939, for which he served as Class Secretary for most of the 20th century. Following Yale, Caswell joined the 101st Cavalry as WWII began in what was this Country's last equine brigade. Following the War he remained active with the 101st and served as an officer of New York's Squadron A. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Ada Chase Holcombe, originally of Farmington and Hartford, Ct., his four sons, W. Cameron Caswell, Jr. of San Carlos, Ca., John Marshall Holcombe Caswell of Salisbury, Md, Chase Caswell of Banner Elk, NC, and George Calvin Caswell II of New Haven, Ct, and five grandchildren. The Reverend Emily Holcombe will conduct a private service at the Caswell's Darien home on July 20. The family requests that memorials be sent to the Post 53 Emergency Service of Darien.

Noted events in his life were:

346. Margaret COMSTOCK 259 (John Patton COMSTOCK8, John Chenevard COMSTOCK7, Mary Eliza CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 18 Sep 1884 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609 and died on 23 Apr 1976 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut609,768 at age 91.

Margaret married Harold Ingalls DYER,259,1615 son of George DYER 1616 and Charlotte DEULL,1616 on 19 Nov 1902 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island 1615.,1616 Harold was born on 24 Dec 1883 in South Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts1617 and died on 1 Jun 1960 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 76.

Noted events in his life were:

He was educated at Student in 1884. 1616 He was employed as a Secretary, Piano Company in 1910. 1116 He resided at 109 West Street in 1910 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1116 He, along with wife Margaret and two children were enumerated at the residence of widowed father-in-law, John P. Comstock. He was employed as a Clerk, Fire Insurance Company from 1920 to 1930. 1618,1619 He had a residence between 1920 and 1940 at Newington, Hartford, Connecticut. 1618,1619,1620

Children from this marriage were:

+ 534 M    i. Howard G. DYER 1116,1253 was born on 3 Dec 1903 in , , Rhode Island768,1253,1618 and died on 25 Oct 1984 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768,1621 at age 80.

   535 F    ii. Margaret Ingalls DYER 1116,1622 was born on 26 Mar 1905 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts,609,1116,1622 died on 28 Apr 1997 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,768,1623 at age 92, and was buried in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut.1623

Death Notes: Obituary - The Hartford Court published 30 Apr 1997, BELCOURT: Margaret (Dyer) Belcourt, 92, of Newington, died Tuesday (April 28, 1997), at Hartford Hospital. She was the widow of Nestor Belcourt. Born in Dorchester, MA, Mrs. Belcourt lived in Rocky Hill and Wethersfield before retiring to South Lyme, and most recently was a Newington resident. She graduated as a registered nurse from the Children's Hospital of Boston. Mrs. Belcourt was a visiting nurse for the American Red Cross and was head of pediatrics at the old city hospital in Hartford. She is survived by a sister, Alison Selleck, of Newington; many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service, May 18, 1 p.m. at Avery Heights Chapel, 705 New Britain Ave., Hartford, with David Pillsbury officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Center Cemetery, Newington. Memorial donations may be made to Avery Heights Chaplaincy Program Fund, 705 New Britain Ave., Hartford, CT 06106 or to Lucy Robbins Welles Library, 93 Cedar St., Newington, CT 06111. Newington Memorial Funeral Home, 20 Bonair Ave., Newington is serving the family

Burial Notes: She was buried at Center Cemetery.

Margaret married Nestor P. BELCOURT,768,1624 son of Oscar L. BELCOURT 1624 and Matilda N.,768.,1624 Nestor was born on 6 Sep 1902 in , , Connecticut768,1625 and died on 26 Mar 1985 in , New London County, Connecticut768 at age 82.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 393 Wells Road in 1940 at Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut. 1626 He was age 37 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated were his wife Margaret (age 35) and widowed mother, Matilda Belcourt (age 70) He was employed as a Purchasing Agent, Arrow Hat Hegeman. 768

   536 F    iii. Constance DYER 1036,1618 was born on 28 Aug 1911 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut768,1618 and died on 2 Jul 1991 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut609,768 at age 79.

Constance married Hilton C. HAMM 768,1036,1627.,1628 The marriage ended in divorce on 10 Jun 1987. Hilton was born on 7 Aug 1917609,762 and died on 29 Aug 1995 in , Lake County, Florida609,762 at age 78.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 35 Coolidge Place in 1940 at Hawthorne, Passaic, New Jersey. 1629 He was age 22 and single at the 1940 census. He was enumerated as a "lodger". He had a residence in 1945 at Manchester, Hartford, Connecticut. 1628 He had a residence from 1993 to 1995 at Stuart, Martin, Florida.

   537 F    iv. Alison C. DYER 1618 was born about 1915 in , , Connecticut,609,1618 died on 20 Jul 2010 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut609,1630 about age 95, and was buried on 19 Aug 2010 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut.1630

Death Notes: Obituary - SELLECK, Alison Dyer, The Hartford Courant on August 1, 2010: Alison Dyer Selleck, 95, of Newington, CT, passed from this life on July 20, 2010, after battling pneumonia. She was born in her family home at 82 Willard Avenue on November 15, 1914, to Margaret Comstock and Harold Ingalls Dyer. She was married to Raymond Walter Selleck of Stamford, CT. They met at Gaylord Farms Sanatorium in Wallingford, CT, during their recovery from TB, which was prevalent at the time. They built a home at 641 Willard Avenue in the 1940's. The land on which the house sits was purchased from E. Welles Eddy. Alison's father was employed by Mr. Eddy as a stock trader, in his business in Hartford, CT. Items from the Dyer household were donated to the Kellogg Eddy House and Museum in Newington. Alison was predeceased by her husband Raymond, called "Bud", her two sisters Margaret Belcourt and Constance Hamm, her brother Howard Dyer, and her closest friend Hazel Donsbough. She is survived by her son, Stephen Walter Selleck of Rocky Hill, CT; and her daughter Judith Selleck Chapman of Old Lyme, CT. Alison was an aunt to many surviving nieces and nephews. Growing up in Newington's early days, Alison attended a one room schoolhouse on Willard Ave. at the corner of Willard and Stoddard Avenues. Later she attended Miss Marchand's Cambridge Secretarial School and then found a position at the Hartford Fire Insurance Company in the stock transfer department. In her middle years, Alison attended the University of CT for training to become a library aide. For many years she worked at the Lucy Robbins Welles Library in the children's and reference rooms and drove the library's bookmobile to the far reaches of town. In the words of family members, Alison was a gift to all she came in contact with. She could really listen. She had a wonderful laugh and positive attitude toward life. She was medicine. Her life brought her great joys and heartaches which she managed with unusual grace, humor and poetry. She was a good and true mother. The family would like to thank her caregiver friends Mary Okon, Donna Lawde and Eleanor Embler as well as the staff of Aaron Manor Nursing Home in Chester, CT. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her memorial service on Thursday, August 19, 2010, at 11 a.m. at the Grace Episcopal Church, 124 Maple Hill Ave., Newington, CT, with the Rev. Jane White-Hassler officiating. Interment will be prior to the service on Aug. 19th at 10:15 a.m. at Center Cemetery, corner of Main St. and Cedar St. Donations can be made to the Lucy Robbins Welles Library, 95 Cedar St., Newington, CT 06111, or earmarked for The Bishop's Fund for Children at The Episcopal Diocese of CT, 1335 Asylum St., Hartford, CT 06105 to help needy children throughout CT. Newington Memorial Funeral Home, 20 Bonair Ave., Newington, is serving the family.

Burial Notes: She was buried at the Center Cemetery.

Alison married Raymond Walter SELLECK,768,1630,1631 son of Walter SELLECK 602,1631 and Ada A.,1631,1632.,1633 Raymond was born on 23 Nov 1911 in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut768,1634 and died on 16 Mar 1993 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 81.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as an Aviation Mechanic, Pratt & Whitney. 768

347. John Chenevard COMSTOCK 259,602,1119 (John Patton COMSTOCK8, John Chenevard COMSTOCK7, Mary Eliza CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 31 May 1887 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,602 died on 24 Aug 1919 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut1120,1121 at age 32, and was buried in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut.1120

Death Notes: Death Notice - The Hartford Courant published 25 Aug 1919: John C. Comstock // John C. Comstock of No. 15 Hebron street died yesterday at his home, after a short illness. He was 32 years old and was born in Hartford. He leaves a wife, three daughters, two sisters and a brother. The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at his home. The burial will be in Somers.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 109 West Street in 1910 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1116 He worked as a Printer - Self Employed in 1917 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 602

John married Gladys Nell KIBBE,259,1635 daughter of Albert Lucius KIBBE 259 and Fannie Estelle,259 on 29 Jun 1910 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. Gladys was born on 24 Sep 1889 in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut and died after 1950.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 217 Main Street in 1920 at Somers, Tolland, Connecticut. 1636 She had a residence in 1930 at Enfield, Hartford, Connecticut. 916

Children from this marriage were:

   538 F    i. Caroline B. COMSTOCK 1636,1637 was born on 21 May 1911 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,768,1636 died on 1 Jun 1996 in Stafford, Tolland, Connecticut768 at age 85, and was buried in Stafford Springs, Tolland, Connecticut.1638

Burial Notes: Saint Edward Cemetery.

Caroline married William J. SCHREIER 768.,1637 The marriage ended in divorce. William was born on 20 Oct 1907 in , , Massachusetts,609,1637 died in Feb 1979 in , , Connecticut609 at age 71, and was buried in Stafford Springs, Tolland, Connecticut.1639

Burial Notes: Saint Edward Cemetery.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 47 West Main Street between 1935 and 1940 at Stafford Springs, Tolland, Connecticut. 1637 He was employed as an Insurance Agent in 1940. 1637

   539 F    ii. Dorothy P. COMSTOCK 1636 was born on 25 Sep 1913 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,1636 and died on 18 Jul 2005 in Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut609,1640 at age 91.

Death Notes: Obituary: The Hartford Courant published Jul 20, 1995, DOROTHY C. DAVIS: Dorothy C. Dorothy C. Davis, widow of George W. Davis, died Monday (July 18, 2005) at Johnson Memorial Hospital after a short illness. She was born in West Hartford, daughter of the late John C. Comstock and Gladys Kibbe Comstock Slye. Her father died when she was a small child and her family moved to Somers where she lived most of her life, moving to Suffield six years ago. Dorothy attended Somers schools and graduated from Somers Elementary School, Enfield High School and the Larson School in New Haven, now Quinnipiac University. She was later employed by the former Society For Savings, now Bank America, for 17 years as branch secretary, retiring because of ill health. Several years later Dorothy became involved with activities at Johnson Memorial Hospital. She served as a Corporator, Trustee and member of the board of directors for 15 years. Dorothy served the board of directors as Treasurer, Vice President and Chairman, the only woman to serve in this position. She was also a member of the Hospital Auxiliary, where she served as a volunteer for 12 years. Dorothy was a Justice of the Peace and a member of the Somers Historical Society for many years. She is an honorary member of the Somers Republican Town Committee. In 1992, she was chosen as Citizen of the Year by the Lions Club and was selected to be in Who's Who of American Women that same year. Dorothy was a long time member of the Somers Congregational Church. She is survived by her son John Davis and his wife Margaret of Brevard, NC; three grandchildren, Lynn Steele and her husband Eugene of Frewsburg, NY, Susan Geer and her husband Paul of Mason, MI, George Davis and his wife Kristin of Cummings, GA; seven great grandchildren; four step grandchildren, Cheryl Ratz and her husband Robert of Riverview MI, Michele Penoyer of Saint Clair Shores, MI, Paul Penoyer and his wife Jacalyn of Troy, MI and Beth Hogan and her husband Thomas of Phoenix, AZ; seven great step grandsons, a sister and brother in law, Priscilla and Herbert Wells of Somers, a brother in law and his wife Richard and Elizabeth Davis of University City, MO; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Dorothy was predeceased by her husband, George W. Davis, a daughter in law, Carolyn J. Davis and a sister, Caroline C. Schrier. A celebration of Dorothy's life will be held Friday, July 22 at 11 a.m. at the Somers Funeral Home, 354 Main Street, Route 190, Somers. Burial will follow in West Cemetery. Dorothy's family will receive relatives and friends at the Somers Funeral Home Friday 10-11 a.m.. Memorial donations in Dorothy's memory may be made to Johnson Memorial Hospital Development Fund, P.O. Box 548, Stafford Springs, CT 06076-548.

Dorothy married George Whitlock DAVIS,768,1183,1640,1641 son of Frederick DAVIS 1183 and Ada Jeanette WHITLOCK,.1183 George was born on 21 May 1913 in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut768 and died on 24 Feb 1964 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 50.

Noted events in his life were:

   540 F    iii. Priscilla K. COMSTOCK 635,1636 was born on 27 May 1915 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,609,635,1636 died on 9 Apr 2008 in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut609,1641 at age 92, and was buried in Somers, Tolland, Connecticut.

Death Notes: Obituary - Priscilla Wells, The Hartford Courant, 11 Apr 2008: Priscilla Comstock Wells of Somers died Wednesday at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford Springs. She was 92.
She was born in Hartford and was a resident of Somers since 1919.
She graduated from Enfield High School in 1932, then studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and directing at the American Theatre Wing in New York City. For many years she taught drama and speech classes in Enfield, Somers and Springfield.
She served on the Somers Library Board and was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels and was a member of the Somers Congregational Church for over fifty years. After purchasing Piedmont Hall in 1948, Priscilla and her husband converted the historic church to a summer theater, "The Somers Playhouse." Weekly plays were produced for 11 seasons with professional actors from New York as well as local actors. She also directed plays for The Suffield Players, and during the 1960s she became a fashion show director for Sage-Allen's department store in Hartford.
She is survived by her husband, Herbert Wells; two daughters, Nancy W. Campbell and Cynthia W. Parker, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Her sisters, Dorothy Davis and Caroline Schreier, died previously.
Calling hours are Tuesday at the Somers Funeral Home, 354 Main St., Somers. The funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Somers Congregational Church, 599 Main St., Somers. Burial will be in West Cemetery, Somers.
Memorial donations may be made to the Somers Congregational Church, 599 Main Street, P.O. Box 295, Somers, CT 06071.

Burial Notes: She was buried at West Cemetery.

Priscilla married A. Herbert WELLS 1036,1641 on 12 Sep 1936 in Albany, Albany, New York.1642 A. was born on 9 Nov 1914.1036

Marriage Notes: A. Herbert and Priscilla Wells Celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary Mr. and Mrs. A. Herbert Wells of Somers celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on September 12, 2006. Herb and Priscilla were married in Albany, NY in 1936 by the Reverend Edwin Thomas Jones, former pastor of The Somers Congregational Church. Herb Wells was the president of Bay State Film Productions in Agawam, MA and is a former First Selectman of Somers. Priscilla Wells was a teacher of Dramatic Arts to hundreds of children in the Enfield and Somers area. The Wells were also the owners and operators of the former Somers Playhouse Theater now used as The Piedmont Hall. The couple's children are Nancy Campbell of Lake Havasu, AZ and Cindi Parker of Somers. Their grandchildren are Wesley Campbell of Casa Grande, AZ and Sarah Parker of Thousand Oaks, CA. Their two great grandchildren are Amanda and Jordan Campbell of Casa Grande, AZ. 1642

348. Howard Seymour COMSTOCK 259,767,1119 (John Patton COMSTOCK8, John Chenevard COMSTOCK7, Mary Eliza CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 6 May 1889 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut767,1122 and died on 30 Jul 1962 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768,1122 at age 73.

Death Notes: Obituary, The Hartford Courant published 31 Jul 1962, H. W (sic). Comstock, Ex-Insurance Executive, Dies: Howard S. Comstock, 86, of 256 Newington Rd., Elmwood, died Monday at his home. He was born in Hartford, May 6, 1889, and had lived in the Hartford area all his life. Before his retirement, he was an Agency supervisor for the National Fire Insurance Co.
He was former president of the National Firemen's Club, the 25 year Men's Club and past president of the Elmwood Community Club. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Olga Nelson Comstock; a son, Howard S. Comstock Jr. of Cromwell; two daughters, Mrs. Marjorie Kalein of Harvard, Mass., and Mrs. Carol Griggs of Hartford; two sisters, Mrs. Margaret Dyer of Newington and Mrs. Katherine Rice of Marblehead, Mass., and five grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at the James T. Pratt Funeral Home, 71 Farmington Ave., with the Rev. Daniel M Chesney officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Rocky Hill. There will be no calling hours prior to the service.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 109 West Street in 1920 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1116 He worked as a Fire Insurance Underwriter in 1930 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1643 He resided at 265 Washington Avenue between 1935 and 1940 at Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut. 1644 At the 1940 census he was age 40 and divorced. Also enumerated was son Howard Jr. (age 17). He was employed as a Public Relations Director, Federal Housing in 1940. 1644 He resided at 856 Newington Road in 1942 at West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 767

Howard married Olga NELSON,768,1122,1645 daughter of James NIELSON 259,1645 and Mary ANDERSON,259 on 25 Nov 1914 in Newington Junction, Hartford, Connecticut.1644 The marriage ended in divorce. Olga was born on 14 Jul 1897 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768 and died on 1 Mar 1980 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 82.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 318 Capen Street in 1900 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.

Children from this marriage were:

   541 F    i. Marjorie Quincy COMSTOCK 1643,1646 was born on 9 Aug 1919 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,1036,1643,1646 and died on 22 Feb 2010 in Peabody, Essex, Massachusetts609,1647 at age 90.

Death Notes: Obituary, The Harvard Post, Harvard, Mass., Feb 24 - Mar 3, 2010, MARJORI KLINE: Marjorie Midge (Comstock) Klein, 90, of Bolton Road, Harvard, died on February 22, 2010, at Brooksby Village in Peabody with her family around her after a long illness. She was born in Hartford, Conn., on August 9, 1919, daughter of the late Howard and Olga (Nelson) Comstock, and was the wife of the late J. Lester Klein, who died in 1985. She grew up in West Hartford and graduated from Children's Hospital Nursing School. She married her husband, Lester, in 1941 and the made their home in Pennsylvania, Greater Boston, and finally Harvard since 1960. Midge worked as a nurse at Neshoba Community Hospital in Ayer for many years. Mrs. Klein worked into her 80s at Fruitlands Museum in Harvard as an interpreter of the Hudson River School of Art. She was a very active community volunteer in the Harvard Unitarian Church and its Caring Community. An award-winning craftswoman and weaver, she created original designs and worked in many fabric mediums. Midge was a loving and involved grandmother to her grandsons. Her survivors include a son, Joseph and his wife, Linda, of Pine, Colo., and a daughter, Jane and her husband, Nelson Bright, of Marblehead. She is also survived by a sister, Carol Griggs of Raymond, Maine, and two grandsons, Will Bright of Santa Cruz, Calif., and Ross Bright of Seattle, Wash. A memorial service was held at the Harvard Unitarian Church, Harvard Common on Wednesday, February 24 at 11 a.m. A private burial was held at Bellevue Cemetery in Harvard.

Marjorie married Joseph Lester KLEIN 1036,1122,1271,1647 in 1941.1648 Joseph was born on 14 Jan 1919 in , , New York1036,1271 and died on 3 Aug 1985 in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts1271 at age 66.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in Harvard, Worcester, Massachusetts.

+ 542 M    ii. Howard Seymour COMSTOCK Jr. 768,1643 was born on 8 Jul 1922 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,1643 and died on 2 Jan 1999 in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut609,768,1649 at age 76.

   543 F    iii. Carol P. COMSTOCK

Carol married Roy W. GRIGGS.768.,1122 Roy was born on 30 Sep 1925 in , , Connecticut and died on 24 Sep 1986 in , Hartford County, Connecticut at age 60.

349. Catherine Howard COMSTOCK 259,609,1116,1123 (John Patton COMSTOCK8, John Chenevard COMSTOCK7, Mary Eliza CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 8 Apr 1892 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,1116,1124 and died in Jun 1963 in Caldwell, Essex, New Jersey609 at age 71.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 109 West Street in 1910 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. She was employed as an Accountant, Watch Factory in 1920 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

Catherine married Arthur Victor RICE 259,602,767,1124,1650 on 17 Aug 1917. Arthur was born on 26 May 1891 in South Windham, Windham, Connecticut602,609,767,1124,1650 and died in Dec 1972 in Caldwell, Essex, New Jersey609 at age 81.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as an Accountant, Watch Factory in 1920 in Waltham, Middlesex, Massachusetts. 1650 He resided at 64 Hillside Road in 1930 at Watertown, Middlesex, Massachusetts. 1124 He owned his residence valued at $8,500. He was employed as an Accountant, Leather Company in 1930. 1124 He resided at 27 Pickwick Road in 1940 at Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts. 1123 He resided at Nanepashmet Street in 1942 at Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts. 767 He was employed as an A.C. Lawrence Company in 1942 in Peabody, Essex, Massachusetts. 767

The child from this marriage was:

   544 M    i. Arthur Victor RICE Jr. 609,1124 was born on 2 Aug 1921 in , , Massachusetts609,1124 and died on 20 Aug 2004 in Hartfield, Middlesex, Virginia at age 83.

Arthur married Doris E.

350. Dorothy Van Etten BAILEY 1125,1126,1127 (Ledyard Marlborough BAILEY8, Mary Ledyard COMSTOCK7, Mary Eliza CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 28 Feb 1893 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah1125,1126,1127,1128 and died after 1954.1129

Dorothy married Theodore Thornton HAZELWOOD Jr.,767,1127,1651 son of Theodore Thornton HAZELWOOD 1127,1652 and Fannie K. YOUNG,1127,1652 on 24 Jan 1920 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.1127 Theodore was born on 4 Dec 1889 in Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts609,767,1653 and died in Jan 1971 in , , New Jersey609 at age 81.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 912 Main Street in 1919 at Haverhill, Essex, Massachusetts. 1653 He had a residence in 1930 at Sloatsburg, Rockland, New York. 1654 He resided at 261 Bellair Road in 1935 at Ridgewood, Bergen, New Jersey. 635 He resided at Wearmis Road in 1942 at Ho-Ho-Kus, Bergen, New Jersey. 767 He was employed as a Bemis Bro Bag Co in 1942 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York. 767

Children from this marriage were:

   545 M    i. Ledyard Bailey HAZELWOOD 635,1655,1656 was born on 19 Nov 1920 in New York, , New York635 and died on 6 Nov 1944 in Philippines1657 at age 23. He never married and had no children.

Death Notes: He died during WW2, status missing. He is memorialized at Fort William McKinley, Manila.

General Notes: He was mentioned as being a member of the "The Black Sheep" Marine (Aviation) Squadron 214 in World War II. He was a fighter pilot and was lost on a mission over Kieta, Bougainville, in 1943.

+ 546 F    ii. Anne Felton HAZELWOOD

352. William Guernsey HASTINGS 700,1137,1138 (Catherine Ledyard ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 19 Mar 1872 in Montclair, Essex, New Jersey700,1137 and died between 1910 and 1920.

Death Notes: At the 1920 census his wife was a widow.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1900 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. Also at residence was his mother-in-law, Jennie Doolittle, age 49.

William married Vienna Isabelle DOOLITTLE 1137,1138,1658 on 20 May 1896 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.1138 Vienna was born in Jan 1872 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut1137 and died on 2 Jan 1937 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut1139 at age 65.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 17 Beers Street between 1920 and 1930 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1658,1659 Also at residence in 1920 were her two daughters. In 1930 only daughter Louise (age 30) was still at residence.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 547 F    i. Marion HASTINGS 768,1137,1660,1661 was born on 11 Sep 1897 in , , Connecticut768,1137 and died on 2 May 1984 in Newington, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 86.

+ 548 F    ii. Louise Plant HASTINGS 768,1137,1662 was born on 6 Jun 1899 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut609,768,1137 and died on 1 Feb 1989 in Wallingford, New Haven, Connecticut609,768 at age 89.

354. Ledyard Ely HASTINGS 262,602,700,767,1133 (Catherine Ledyard ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 12 Oct 1877 in Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey602,700,767,1133 and died after 1940.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Railroad Stenographer in 1910 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1663 He resided at 124 Ocean View Street in 1917 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 602 He resided at 158 Ocean View Street in 1930 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 916,1664 Down the street from his brother Frederick at 345 Light House. He resided at 59 Tuttle Place in 1940 at East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1665 He was age 62 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Gertrude (age 56) and daughter Barbara (age 19).

Ledyard married Gertrude Everett MORRIS,1663,1665,1666 daughter of Edwin Amos MORRIS 1666 and Ella May EVERETT,1666 on 1 Feb 1902 1663.,1666 Gertrude was born on 26 Jan 1884 in , , Connecticut1663 and died after 1940.

Children from this marriage were:

   549 M    i. Gerald Morris HASTINGS 762,1663,1666,1667 was born on 1 Apr 1905 in , , Connecticut609,1663,1666 and died on 28 Jun 1991 in Inverness, Citrus, Florida609,762 at age 86.

Gerald married Mildred MORRIS 1667,1668 about 1929.1667 Mildred was born on 27 Jan 1908 in , , Connecticut762,1667 and died on 7 Oct 1993 in , Citrus County, Florida762 at age 85.

Noted events in her life were:

She worked as a Dental Hygienist in 1930. 1667

   550 F    ii. Joyce Marguerite HASTINGS 262,1664 was born on 19 Feb 1915 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.1664

   551 F    iii. Barbara Gertrude HASTINGS 1183,1664,1665 was born on 1 Mar 1921 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut609,1664 and died on 10 Nov 1996 in Bradenton, Manatee, Florida609 at age 75.

Barbara married BEEBE.

355. Edwards M. HASTINGS 602,1133,1139 (Catherine Ledyard ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 2 Apr 1887 in West Haven, New Haven, Connecticut602,1133 and died on 10 Nov 1939 in East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut at age 52.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1910 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1136 Still at parent's residence. He was employed as a Bank Teller in 1920. 1131 He resided at 71 Morris Avenue from 1917 to 1930 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 602,1131,1669

Edwards married Minnie HOWARD,1131,1670,1671 daughter of William HOWARD 1670,1671 and Sarah "Sadie" ROBINSON,1670.,1671 Minnie was born on 24 Aug 1889 in , , Connecticut762,1131,1671 and died on 8 May 1981 in Bradenton, Manatee, Florida609,762 at age 91.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 552 F    i. Ruth HASTINGS 1131,1139 was born about 1913 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut1131 and died on 3 Jul 1958 about age 45.

356. Frederick Parsons HASTINGS 405,602,1133 (Catherine Ledyard ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 2 Apr 1887 in West Haven, New Haven, Connecticut,602,1133 died on 5 Jun 1950 in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut768 at age 63, and was buried in East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

Burial Notes: East Lawn Cemetery.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1910 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1136 At the 1910 census he was enumerated at parens' residence. He was employed as an Employment Manager, Acme Wire Company in 1917 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 602 He resided at 345 Light House Road from 1917 to 1930 at New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 602,1664,1672 His brother Leyard was enumerated down the street at 158 Light House Road. He was employed as a Manager, Corset Factory in 1920. 1672 He resided at 43 Tuttle Place between 1935 and 1940 at East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut. 1673 He was age 53 at the 1940 census. Also enumerated at residence were wife Jessie (age 53 ) and daughter Carol (age 21).

Frederick married Jessie May MORRIS,405,1672,1673,1674,1675 daughter of Edwin A. MORRIS 1675 and Ella,1675 about 1910.1676 Jessie was born in Jun 1886 in , , Connecticut,1672,1675 died in 1946 at age 60, and was buried in East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

Death Notes: Her husband was a widow when he died in 1950

Burial Notes: East Lawn Cemetery.


Children from this marriage were:

+ 553 M    i. Gordon Edwards HASTINGS 762,1672,1677 was born on 14 May 1911 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut609,1672 and died on 21 May 1983 in Bradenton, Manatee, Florida609,762 at age 72.

   554 F    ii. Carrol HASTINGS 405,1672,1673,1678 was born on 15 Aug 1918 in New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut,1672 died on 19 Jul 2000 in Branford, New Haven, Connecticut768 at age 81, and was buried in East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

Burial Notes: East Lawn Cemetery

Carrol married George Hoxie BEEBE 405,1678 on 21 Mar 1942.405 George was born on 21 Jun 1917 in , , Connecticut,762,1679 died on 27 Sep 1990 in , DeSoto County, Florida762 at age 73, and was buried in East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.

Burial Notes: East Lawn Cemetery.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at Montowese Avenue in Oct 1942 at North Haven New Haven, Connecticut. 405

359. Gertrude Avery MORRIS 699,700,702,1152 (Gertrude Morgan ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 16 Apr 1878 in , , Massachusetts702 and died on 5 Mar 1947 in Newport, Sullivan, New Hampshire1152 at age 68.

Gertrude married Frank Howard PRINCE,699,1680,1681,1682 son of George Albert PRINCE 1681,1682 and Martha Angie WASHBURN,1681,1682 on 30 Oct 1902 in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts. Frank was born in Nov 1877 in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire1680,1681 and died on 4 Jan 1938 in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire1682 at age 60.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire. 1683 He worked as a Farmer from 1910 to 1930 in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire. 1680,1683

Children from this marriage were:

   555 M    i. William Morris PRINCE 1680 was born on 3 Sep 1903 in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire609 and died on 12 Sep 1991 in , , New Hampshire609 at age 88.

William married Olive GREER 699,1684 in 1952.1684 Olive was born on 20 Mar 1911 in Goffstown, Hillsborough, New Hampshire1684 and died on 6 Aug 2001 in Center Harbor, Belknap, New Hampshire1684 at age 90. They had no children.

Death Notes: Obituary - Laconia Citizen, Laconia, NH, 8 Aug 2001: MEREDITH - Olive (Greer) Prince died Aug. 6, 2001, in Golden View Health Center after a brief illness.
Born in Goffstown on March 20, 1911, she earned a nursing degree from Cambridge Mount Auburn Hospital in 1928. She served in Boston, Mass., before returning to Goffstown after Pearl Harbor to continue nursing in Concord. She later moved to Newport Memorial Hospital as director of nursing and was promoted to hospital administrator, supervising the planning and construction of a new and modern hospital.
In 1952, she married Dr. William Prince of Newport. In the mid-50s the couple moved to Moultonboro Neck to run a marina for several years. In addition, Mrs. Prince worked as a school nurse in Wolfeboro and was instrumental in the founding of the local Visiting Nurses' Association.
Her husband died in 1991.
Family members include two sons, Richard Prince of Moultonboro and David Prince of Gilmanton Iron Works; two daughters, Helen Prince of Madison and Margaret Morrison of Syracuse, N.Y.; grandchildren; and a sister, Dorothy Aston of Newton, Mass.

William next married Isabel M..1685 Isabel was born about 1898 in , , , Canada.1685

   556 M    ii. George Howard PRINCE 1680 was born on 10 Nov 1907 in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire609,1680 and died in Oct 1979 in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana609 at age 71.

George married Dorothy Claire MOWATT 699,1686 on 7 Apr 1934 in Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire. Dorothy was born on 29 Apr 1912 in , , Massachusetts and died on 22 Jul 1999 in New Haven, Allen, Indiana at age 87.

360. George Myron MORRIS 700,702,1153 (Gertrude Morgan ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 23 Sep 1879 in , , Massachusetts700,702 and died after 1940.

General Notes: He gave his occupation as Teacher on the Nantucket birth registrations for his three children.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Public School Teacher in 1910 in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York. 1687 He was employed as a Director, Public Schools in 1920 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. 1145 He resided at 19 Tremlett Street from 1920 to 1940 at Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. 1145,1688,1689 Previously was his parents' residence. Also at residence at the 1930 census were his mother-in-law, Angie M Prince (age 79), sister-in-law, Fannie B Prince (age 55) in addition to his wife and his three children. Also at residence in 1940 were his wife Nellie (age 59), mother-in-law Martha a Prince (age 89) and sisters-in-law Frannie Prince (age 64) and Lilla Price (age 66). He was employed as a Public School Teacher in 1940. 1689

George married Nellie Louise PRINCE,1145,1153,1689 daughter of George Albert PRINCE 1681,1682 and Martha Angie WASHBURN,1681,1682 on 6 Jul 1904 in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire.1690 Nellie was born on 30 Oct 1880 in New Boston, Hillsborough, New Hampshire1145,1691 and died after 1940.

Children from this marriage were:

   557 M    i. Albert Ely MORRIS 1687,1692,1693 was born on 18 Feb 1906 in Nantucket, , Massachusetts609,1687,1693 and died on 5 Sep 1990609 at age 84.

Albert married Sadie WIERMA 1692,1694,1695.,1696 Sadie was born on 28 Dec 1908 in Netherlands609,1694,1695 and died on 3 Jul 1989 in Aiken, , South Carolina609,1697 at age 80.

Noted events in her life were:

She immigrated from Holland in 1916 to United States. 1695 She and her presumed twin sister (Clara) were age 21 and student nurses at Worcester City Hospital, Worcester, Massachusetts. She was a registered nurse associated with her husband's medical practice at Reading, Massachusetts.

   558 F    ii. Margaret MORRIS 1687 was born on 8 Mar 1907 in Nantucket, , Massachusetts1687,1698 and died after 1930.

   559 M    iii. Edward Whitman MORRIS 1687,1699 was born on 19 Jul 1909 in Nantucket, , Massachusetts609,1687,1700 and died on 13 Feb 1943 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio536,609 at age 33.

Edward married Martha W..1699 Martha was born about 1913 in , , New York.1699

Noted events in her life were:

She had a residence in 1935 at Buffalo, Erie, New York. 1699

364. Edward Bolles BARKER 700 (Maria Edwards ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 17 Oct 1878 in , , Connecticut602,700 and died on 11 May 1954 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut768 at age 75.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Civil Engineer, Town of West Hartford between 1917 and 1942 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 602,767 He resided at 27 North Main Street between 1940 and 1942 at West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 767,1701

Edward married Caroline MUNGER 602,1701 about 1908.1702 Caroline was born on 18 Apr 1884 in , , Connecticut609,1703 and died on 3 Sep 1978 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut609,768 at age 94.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 560 F    i. Cynthia A. BARKER 768,1703,1704 was born on 4 Dec 1911 in , , Connecticut,1703 died on 26 Jun 1994 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut1705 at age 82, and was buried in Bloomfield, Hartford, Connecticut.1705

365. Clarence Ludlow BARKER 700,1161 (Maria Edwards ELY8, Elizabeth Smith MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 25 Apr 1880 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut700,767 and died on 29 Jun 1946 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois1161 at age 66.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1910 at Evanston, Cook, Illinois. 1706 He resided at 2323 Park Place between 1920 and 1942 at Evanston, Cook, Illinois. 767,1707,1708,1709 At the 1940 census he was age 59. Also enumerated were wife Eleanor (age 55) and daughter Miriam (age 21). He was self-employed in 1942 as Agent for L. Bachmann & Co, New York, NY.

Clarence married Eleanor Millward HILLMAN 707,1707 on 5 Oct 1910 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois 707.,1707 Eleanor was born on 10 Sep 1884 in , , New Jersey1707 and died on 25 Dec 1967 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois at age 83.

Children from this marriage were:

   561 F    i. Elizabeth Miriam BARKER 707,1707 was born on 18 Oct 1911 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois609,1707 and died on 13 Feb 2006 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin609 at age 94.

Elizabeth married John Stephen NAGEL,609,707 son of John S. NAGEL 1710 and Evelyn ROBINSON,1710 on 5 Oct 1935. John was born on 5 Jun 1913 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois609,1710 and died on 15 Oct 1994 in Naples, Collier, Florida609 at age 81.

+ 562 F    ii. Eleanor Ely BARKER 707,1707,1711 was born on 25 May 1913 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois1707 and died on 7 Feb 1990 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin at age 76.

+ 563 M    iii. Clarence Ludlow BARKER Jr. 707,1707 was born on 13 Aug 1918 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois609,1707 and died on 2 Feb 1970 in Elgin, Kane, Illinois609 at age 51.

   564 F    iv. Miriam Hillman BARKER 1707,1712 was born on 11 Jan 1919 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois609,1707 and died on 13 Jun 2005 in Lake San Marcos, San Diego, California609 at age 86.

Death Notes: Obituary - The Highland Park (IL) News published 18 Jun 2005: Miriam Barker Currie of Lake San Marcos, Calif., formerly of Glenview, died June 13. She was 86. She was born Jan. 11, 1919, in Evanston.
Mrs. Currie graduated from Northwestern University with a bachelor of arts degree and was a member of the Delta Gamma Sorority. She was an interior designer and was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She enjoyed playing bridge and golf.
She is survived by her husband, Jim, of Roanoke, Va.; children Jim (Cece) Currie of Roanoke and formerly Lake Forest, Nancy (Tom) LaBuda of San Diego, Sue (Mike) Backes of Seattle and formerly Naperville; seven grandchildren; and her sister, Betty Barker Nagel of Milwaukee.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. July 16 at St. James Lutheran Church, Lake Forest. Interment will follow in St. James Memorial Garden. Arrangements were made by Alhiser-Comer Mortuary, Escondido, Calif.

Miriam married James Edward CURRIE 609,707 on 6 May 1942. James was born on 23 Jan 1918 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois609,1713 and died on 13 May 2006 in San Marcos, San Diego, California609,1714 at age 88.

Death Notes: Obituary - The Highland Park (IL) News published 15 Jun 2006: James Edward Currie, 88, of Roanoke, Va., formerly of Glenview, died May 13.
He was born Jan. 23, 1918 in Chicago.
Mr. Currie graduated from Evanston High School and served in the U.S. Army in World War II.
He retired from the National Sales Manager position at Wisconsin Gas in Milwaukee, Wis. He graduated from Evanston High School and served in the U.S. Army in World War II. He was an active volunteer with the Kiwanis, Sportmans Club and the school board in Mequon, Wis.
Survivors include his children, Jim (Cece) Currie of Roanoke, Va., (formerly of Lake Forest), Nancy (Tom) LaBuda of San Diego, (formerly of Northbrook), Sue (Mike) Backes of Mercer Island, Wash., (formerly of Naperville); seven grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
Funeral services were held June 3 at St. James Lutheran Church, Lake Forest. Interment followed at St. James Lutheran Church.

367. Dudley William HUBBARD 602,716,1172,1173 (William Dudley HUBBARD8, Mary Juliana MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 17 Feb 1877 in , Hartford County, Connecticut,602,716 died on 2 Feb 1938 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut1174 at age 60, and was buried in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.1174

Death Notes: Obituary - The Hartford Courant published 3 Feb 1938: Dudley W. Hubbard, Banker, Dead at 60 // Dudley W. Hubbard, 60 of 26 Walbridge Road, West Hartford, assistant cashier at the Hartford National Bank and Trust Company, died at his home Wednesday morning. He had been ill of pneumonia.
Born in Hartford February 17, 1877, a son of the late William D. and Alice (Fiege) Hubbard, he was the grandson of the late Governor Richard D. Hubbard.
He graduated from the Hartford Public High School in 1896 and studied at Yale University before entering the employ of the predecessor bank, where he worked for 40 years. He was formerly a member of the West Hartford Town Council.
He was a member of the Wampanoag and Farmington County Clubs
He leaves two daughters, Miss Anne Woodward Hubbard and Miss Elizabeth Dudley Hubbard.
The funeral will be held at 2:30 p. m. Friday at his home with Rev. Warren S. Archibald officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

\\Newspaper Article, Hartford Courant, published 3 Aug 1938 (abstract):
An estate with an inventory valuation of $279,532.76 was left by the late Dudley W. Hubbard of West Hartford, assistant cashier of the Hartford National Bank & Trust Company at the time of his death, according to a document accepted for probate by Judge Walter...

Burial Notes: Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Noted events in his life were:

He worked as a Bank Clerk in 1900. 716 He had a residence in 1900 at West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 716 He worked as a Banker in 1910. 1167 He resided at 45 Highland Street in 1910 at West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1167 With parents. He resided at 26 Walbridge Road from 1920 to 1930 at West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1172,1715 At the 1930 census he owned his home valued at $40,000. He was employed as an Investment Cashier, Bank in 1920. 1172

Dudley married Anna WOODWARD 1172,1173,1716 in Feb 1918 in , , Connecticut.1717 Anna was born about 1885 in , , Connecticut,1172 died on 16 Jul 1933 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut1716 about age 48, and was buried in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.1716

Death Notes: Obituary - The Hartford Courant published 17 Jul 1933: Mrs. Dudley W. Hubbard // Mrs. Anna (Woodward) Hubbard of 26 Walbridge Road, West Hartford, wife of Dudley W. Hubbard, died Sunday at her home, after a short illness. Besides her husband, she leaves two daughters, Ann W. and Elizabeth Dudley Hubbard of West Hartford, and two sisters, Mrs. Leon Vauthier of New MRKET, Md., and Miss Helen Woodward of Watertown. The funeral will be held Tuesday at 3 p. m. at her home. Rev. Raymond Cunningham of Trinity Church will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery.

Burial Notes: Cedar Hill Cemetery.


Children from this marriage were:

   565 F    i. Ann Woodward HUBBARD 1718,1719,1720 was born in 1919 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut1719,1720 and died after 1940.

   566 F    ii. Elizabeth Dudley HUBBARD 1173 was born on 10 Jan 1923 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,609,1173 died on 7 Jul 2008 in Middlebury, New Haven, Connecticut609,1173 at age 85, and was buried in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.1173

Death Notes: Obituary - The Hartford Courant, 9 Jul 2008: GRIMES, Elizabeth Dudley Hubbard Elizabeth Dudley Hubbard Grimes, widow of Charles Gordon Grimes, died on Monday, (July 7, 2008) in her house in Middlebury. She was born in West Hartford, on January 10, 1923, daughter of Anna (Woodward) and Dudley William Hubbard. Her great grandfather was Richard Dudley Hubbard, who was governor of Connecticut when the state capitol was built. A 1940 graduate of the Oxford School in West Hartford and a member of the class of 1944 at Vassar College, she was a member of the Hartford Junior League and became a board member of the Waterbury Junior League after moving to Middlebury in 1949. She was always an active volunteer in non-profit organizations, among them the Waterbury Hospital Auxiliary Board and the original Mattatuck Museum Woman's Committee. Her main interest was historic preservation, and she was a trustee of the Connecticut Antiquarian and Landmarks Society. For over 30 years she was involved in the Webb Deane Stevens Museum in Wethersfield, which is owned and operated by the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Connecticut of which she was state President from 1987-1990. She also served as the Connecticut regent of Gunston Hall Plantation in Virginia. She is survived by three sons: Dudley Hubbard Grimes, Gordon Taft Grimes, and Timothy Woodward Grimes; a grandson and five granddaughters. There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 15, at the Middlebury Congregational Church. Burial will be private in Hartford's Cedar Hill Cemetery. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Webb Deane Stevens Museum, 211 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT. 06109. The Alderson Funeral Home of Waterbury, 9 Holmes Avenue is in charge of arrangements.

Burial Notes: She was buried at Cedar Hill Cemetery

Elizabeth married Charles Gordon GRIMES 768,1173 in Dec 1942 in , Hartford County, Connecticut.1721 Charles was born on 28 Jun 1919 in , , Connecticut and died on 22 Feb 1986 in Naugatuck, New Haven, Connecticut at age 66.

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Metals Broker, Ralph Shuster, Inc.

369. Marian H. BROCKLESBY 410,1161,1177,1180,1181,1182 (Mary Morgan HUBBARD8, Mary Juliana MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born in Sep 1895 in , , Connecticut410 and died on 1 Apr 1943 in Highland Park, Lake, Illinois1161 at age 47.

Marian married Raymond Gabrielle COLLINS 602.,1177 The marriage ended in divorce in 1923. Raymond was born on 17 Jun 1895 in Westfield, Union, New Jersey602,1177 and died after 1920.

Marriage Notes: She was divorced 2 Oct 1923 from her husband, Raymond G. Collins, now of Newark, N. J. on ground of desertion and given custody of their two children. 1722

Noted events in his life were:

He was employed as a Salesman, Packard Motor Car Company in 1917 in New York, , New York. 602 He was employed as a Salesman, Auto Company in 1920 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1177 He resided at 140 Washington Street in 1920 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1177 He and his wife were living with her parents, Arthur and Mary Brocklesby

Children from this marriage were:

   567 F    i. Marian H. COLLINS 1177 was born about 1918 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut1177 and died between 1920 and 1930 in , Hartford County, Connecticut.

Death Notes: No record of her other than 1920 census - presumed deceased

   568 F    ii. Barbara Brocklesby COLLINS 1161,1177 was born on 25 Dec 1919 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,1177 died on 18 Sep 1942 in Highland Park, Lake, Illinois at age 22, and was buried in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.

Burial Notes: Cedar Hill Cemetery.

General Notes: At the 1930 census her name was given as Barbara B. Bradley, presumed to have been adopted by her mother's second husband, Mahlon O. Bradley.

Marian next married Mahlon Ogden BRADLEY,762,1161,1181,1723 son of Matthew S. BRADLEY 1724 and Fanny WOODLE,1724 between 1920 and 1930 in , Hartford County, Connecticut. Mahlon was born on 3 Dec 1885 in Hyde Park, Cook, Chicago762,1161 and died on 6 Nov 1972 in , Palm Beach County, Florida762 at age 86.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1930 at West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. 1181 He was employed as a Stock Broker between 1930 and 1940. 1181,1182 He resided at 558 Detmable Avenue in 1940 at Highland Park, Lake, Illinois. 1182 At the 1940 census he was age 54. Also enumerated at residence were wife Marian (age 44), daughter [step] Barbara (age 20), son Clayborne (age 14), daughter Ann (age 10) and a maid.

Children from this marriage were:

   569 M    i. Claiborne "Tim" S. BRADLEY 609,1181,1182,1723,1725 was born on 21 Apr 1926 in , Hartford County, Connecticut609,1181,1182 and died on 25 Feb 2012 in Lake Forest, Lake, Illinois609 at age 85.

Claiborne married Nancy L. NEWMAN.1723 Nancy was born on 19 Jul 1928609 and died on 21 Mar 2012 in Lake Forest, Lake, Illinois609 at age 83.

   570 F    ii. Anne B. BRADLEY

370. Dora PETERS 413,1187,1188,1189 (William Morgan PETERS8, Gertrude Chenevard MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 31 Jan 1884 in Jamaica Plains, Suffolk, Massachusetts413 and died in 1921 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts1190 at age 37.

General Notes: She was not enumerated at the 1930 census, possibly deceased. Her two daughters were living with their two aunts at Cambridge.

Noted events in her life were:

She resided at 80 South Street in 1920 at Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts. 1189

Dora married Andrew Atkinson YONGE,1727 son of Andrew YONGE 1727,1728 and Caroline D. PRESTON,1727 on 18 Jun 1912 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.1727 Andrew was born on 7 Jan 1860 in Augusta, Richmond, Georgia1727,1729 and died on 2 Jun 1918 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts1730 at age 58.

Marriage Notes: They were married by a Justice of the Peace. He was twice a widower.

Death Notes: At the 1920 census his wife was a widow.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 22 Woodland Avenue between 1910 and Jun 1912 at Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. 1727,1728 He was employed as a Freight Solicitor, Railroad in 1910. 1728

Children from this marriage were:

   571 F    i. Gertrude Peters YONGE 1189,1731 was born on 24 Nov 1913 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts,1189,1731 died on 17 Mar 1976 in , Volusia County, Florida762,1732 at age 62, and was buried in Deland, Volusia, Florida.1732

Burial Notes: Deland Memorial Gardens.

Gertrude married Charles R. LAIDLAW 762,1733,1734 in 1950 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.1735 Charles was born on 8 Feb 1899 in Oakland, Alameda, California,1734 died on 8 Jul 1974 in , Volusia County, Florida at age 75, and was buried in Deland, Volusia, Florida.

Burial Notes: Deland Memorial Gardens.

Noted events in his life were:

He served in the military. 1499 He had a residence between 1910 and 1925 at Rochester, Monroe, New York. 1736,1737

   572 F    ii. Devotion YONGE 1189,1738 was born on 8 May 1916 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts1189,1738 and died on 29 Nov 1997 in , Lee County, Florida762 at age 81.

Devotion married Frederick Oliver FITZRANDOLPH 762 in 1937 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts 1036.,1735 Frederick was born on 26 Oct 1912 and died on 24 Apr 1987 in , Lee County, Florida at age 74.

373. Richard Dudley PETERS Jr. 602,727,1195 (Richard Dudley PETERS8, Gertrude Chenevard MORGAN7, Margaret Juliana CHENEVARD6, John CHENEVARD Jr.5, Hepzibah COLLIER4, Hezekiah (Capt.)3, Joseph Jr.2, Joseph1) was born on 1 May 1889 in Roxbury, Suffolk, Massachusetts602,727 and died after 1942.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 416 Marlborough Street in 1910 at Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. 1192 He was employed as a Bond Salesman, The Higginson Company in 1917 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. 602 He resided at 247 Adams Street from 1920 to 1940 at Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts. 1195,1739,1740 Also at resident in 1930, in addition to family, were to servants. He was employed as a Broker, Bank of Boston in 1930 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. 1740 He resided at 65 Brook Hill Road in 1942 at Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts. 767

Richard married Ruth Summer DRAPER,1739,1741,1742 daughter of James Sumner DRAPER 416,1742,1743,1744 and Alice Ames COPELAND,415,1742,1745 on 20 Jan 1917 in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts.1743 Ruth was born on 14 Mar 1895 in Canton, Norfolk, Massachusetts609,1739,1742 and died on 6 Feb 1986 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts609,1271 at age 90.

Marriage Notes: The wedding was performed at the Draper residence, Over Lee, on Canton Avenue, in the Blue Hills by Rev Bradley Gilman, Unitarian minister of Canton

Children from this marriage were:

   573 F    i. Olivia Ames PETERS 1739,1746 was born on 26 Nov 1917 in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts609,635,1739 and died on 16 Oct 2002 in New York, , New York609,1747 at age 84.

Death Notes: Obituary - Olivia Ames Henry, 25 Oct 2002, Vineyard Gazette, Martha's Vineyard: Olivia Ames (Peters) Henry died at age 84 on Oct. 16 in New York city. She had been a West Chop summer visitor since she was six months old, first coming from Milton in the summer of 1918 with her parents, Richard and Ruth Peters, and grandparents, James Sumner and Alice Ames Draper, who originally helped develop that community in 1907.
Olivia grew up with her two younger sisters, Priscilla and Ruth. Her energy, curiosity and mischief-making were legendary. She rode horseback on dirt roads, played tennis and sailed in the Sound.
She attended Milton Academy and was graduated with honors from the Windsor School in Boston. She also volunteered at the Fogg Art Museum.
She introduced her husband, the late Sidney Morgan Henry Jr., to the Island, and he also became entranced. Along came their children, Olivia and Morgan, and they, too, were brought under the Island's spell. Olivia both enjoyed and devoted herself to her family.
Throughout her married life in New York city, she was active in community affairs on the boards of the Colonial Dames of America, the Churchwomen's League and the City Gardens Club. She loved to gather with friends and was an avid reader, bridge player, art and music lover, and world traveler. In her 80s she explored France, Italy, Greece, Croatia, Spain and Turkey.
She is survived by her daughter, Olivia Peters Henry 2nd, son in law Timothy Gurshin and grandson Timothy Jr. of Canterbury, as well as by her son, S. Morgan Henry 3rd, and her grandchildren Emily and Morgan 4th of Alexandria, Va. Her sister, Priscilla Q. Weld of Duxbury, and nieces, Ingrid Loberg of Plymouth and Karen Loberg of Malibu, Calif., also survive her. She was predeceased by her sister, Ruth Q. Peters of Boston, who died in January.
A private interment in the family plot in Milton is planned. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in her memory to the Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden, 421 East 61st street, New York, NY 10021.

Olivia married Henry Lawrence POOL,635,1080,1748 son of Henry W. POOL 1749 and Isabelle DONAHUE,1749,1750 in 1940. The marriage ended in divorce. Henry was born on 11 Jun 1917 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California1080 and died on 24 Dec 1963 in Southampton, Suffolk, New York at age 46. They had no children.

Marriage Notes: He was single at the 1940 census. They returned to the Port of New York from Bermuda 23 Oct 1940 (presumed to be honeymoon).

General Notes: He was listed along with Olivia Pool (presumed to be wife) a ships' manifest returning from Bermuda 23 Oct 1940 to the Port of New York. On 2 Sep 1924 he returned to the Port of New York on ship Majestic from Southampton, England, accompanies by his father Henry W. and Isabelle Pool.

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 177 E 74th Street in 1940 at New York, New York, New York. 635

Olivia next married Sidney Morgan HENRY Jr.,1747 son of Sidney Morgan HENRY 1751 and Julia Barnett PERSONS,1751,1752 on 19 Jun 1948 in New York, , New York.1753 Sidney was born on 13 Aug 1908 in San Francisco, San Francisco, California609,1080,1754 and died in May 1978 in New York, , New York609 at age 69.

Marriage Notes: He was single at the 1940 census. 1755

Noted events in his life were:

He resided at 21 East 10th Street in 1940 at New York, New York, New York. 1755

   574 F    ii. Ruth Quincy PETERS 609,1740,1741,1746 was born on 18 Jul 1923 in Milton, Norfolk, Massachusetts609,1740 and died on 27 Jan 2002 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts609 at age 78. She never married and had no children.

+ 575 F    iii. Priscilla Quincy PETERS

376. Russell Yale COOKE 1201,1202 (George Germain COOKE8, James Henry COOKE7, Henry COOKE6, Charles COOKE5, Esther PECK4, Abel PECK3, Susannah COLLIER2, Joseph1) was born on 17 May 1884 in Cuyahoga Falls, Summit, Ohio,602,1202 died on 8 Sep 1944 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina at age 60, and was buried on 11 Sep 1944 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina.

Burial Notes: Sharon Memorial Park

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence between 1917 and 1920 at Racine, Racine, Wisconsin. 602,1756 He had a residence in 1930 at New Tier, Cook, Illinois. 1757 He had a residence in 1935 at Kenilworth, Cook, Illinois. 1758 He had a residence in 1940 at Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina. 1758 He was employed as a General Manager, Ajax Rubber Company in 1944.

Russell married Louise WENDT 1757.,1758 Louise was born on 27 Feb 1892 in , , Wisconsin,1757,1758,1759 died on 2 Jun 1966 in , , North Carolina1759 at age 74, and was buried in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina.1759

Burial Notes: Sharon Memorial Park


Children from this marriage were:

   576 M    i. Russell Yale COOKE Jr. 1757,1758 was born on 3 May 1917 in Racine, Racine, Wisconsin767,1757,1758 and died on 23 Jun 1986 in Durham, Durham, North Carolina1201 at age 69.

   577 F    ii. Betty Jane COOKE 1201,1757 was born on 12 Mar 1920 in , , Wisconsin,1757 died on 28 Jun 1974 in Durham, Durham, North Carolina at age 54, and was buried on 30 Jun 1974 in Durham, Durham, North Carolina.

Death Notes: She died at Duke Hospital.

Burial Notes: Maplewood Cemetery.

Betty married Robert H COWAN Jr.

377. Rollin Germain COOKE 767,1203 (George Germain COOKE8, James Henry COOKE7, Henry COOKE6, Charles COOKE5, Esther PECK4, Abel PECK3, Susannah COLLIER2, Joseph1) was born on 6 Sep 1885 in Cuyahoga Falls, Summit, Ohio1203 and died on 29 Apr 1944 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio536 at age 58.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence between 1930 and 1940 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1760,1761

Rollin married Eva WILSON,743,1760,1761 daughter of Harry WILSON 1762 and Mary HAYLOCK,1762 on 26 Oct 1905 in Akron, Summit, Ohio.743 Eva was born on 23 Jul 1885 in Akron, Summit, Ohio743 and died on 24 May 1956 in Warrensville, Cuyahoga, Ohio536 at age 70.

Children from this marriage were:

   578 M    i. Harry Parker COOKE 1761 was born on 10 Dec 1906 in Cuyahoga Falls, Summit, Ohio536,1761 and died on 20 Aug 1997 in Lyndhurst, Cuyahoga, Ohio536 at age 90.

Harry married Mary E. DOWDELL,1211 daughter of Edward DOWDELL 1763 and Ethel HODGSON,1763 on 14 Apr 1934 in , Cuyahoga County, Ohio.1211 Mary was born on 20 Apr 1911 in Philadelphia, , Pennsylvania609,1211 and died on 1 Nov 2009 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio609 at age 98.

   579 F    ii. Florence M. COOKE 1761,1764 was born about 1913 in , , Ohio.1761,1764

Florence married James H. G. BROWN,1211,1764 son of Archibald BROWN 1764,1765 and Margaret HART,1764,1765 on 15 Jun 1932 in , Cuyahoga County, Ohio.1211 James was born about 1910 in , , , Canada.1211,1764

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1940 at Garfield Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio. At the 1940 census he was age 30 enumerated at parent's residence. Also enumerated were wife Florence (age 27) and two children; James H. (age 6) and Karen (age 3)

   580 F    iii. Margie F. COOKE 536,1761,1766 was born on 29 Oct 1915 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio1761 and died on 11 Jun 1993 in Aurora, Portage, Ohio at age 77.

Margie married Willard Bryant COWLEY,1766,1767,1768 son of John COWLEY 1769 and Gertrude BRYANT,1769 on 6 Aug 1938 in , Cuyahoga County, Ohio.1211 Willard was born on 31 May 1906 in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts1211,1766,1768 and died on 17 Nov 1970 in Warrensville, Cuyahoga, Ohio536 at age 64.

Noted events in his life were:

He had a residence in 1940 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio. 1766

   581 M    iv. Rollin Germain COOKE 609,1760,1761 was born on 18 May 1924 in , , Ohio609,1760,1761 and died on 9 Mar 2009 in Chardon, Geauga, Ohio609 at age 84.


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