Lester M. Avery1

M, #110001, b. 5 March 1887, d. 19 February 1939
     Lester M. Avery was born on 5 March 1887 at Campton, Grafton Co., NH.1,2 He was the son of James M. Avery and Henrietta Rutherford.3 Lester M. Avery married Gladys Elean Downing, daughter of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball, on 27 November 1920 at Warren, Grafton Co., NH.1 Lester M. Avery and Gladys Elean Downing were divorced before 1934.4 Lester M. Avery married Mildred I. Otis, daughter of Arthur Otis and Lucy Bunker, on 4 December 1934 at Conway, Carroll Co., NH.4 Lester M. Avery died on 19 February 1939 at Holderness, Grafton Co., NH, at age 51.4 He was buried at Blair Cemetery, Campton, Grafton Co., NH.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

15 January 1920Campton, Grafton Co., NH"Lester M." age 32, b. NH, merchant for hides and wool, with parents and future wife Gladys Downing5
14 April 1930Holderness, Grafton Co., NH"Lester M.' age 43, b. NH, building materials merchant, with first wife Gladys6

Citations

  1. [S1307] New Hampshire Marriage Records 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2011; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S133] "US WW1 Draft Registration Cards", National Archives and Records Administration micropublication, 1917-1918. M1509, 20,243 rolls, Washington DC; on-line at Ancestry.com, accessed through www.ancestry.com.
  3. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Blair Cemetery, Campton, Grafton Co., NH.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Campton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 34, Sheet 8A (stamped 72).
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Holderness, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-23, Sheet 5B (back of stamped 114).

Luva Belle Downing1,2

F, #110002, b. 3 November 1903, d. 11 March 1970
     Luva Belle Downing was born on 3 November 1903 at Concord, Essex Co., VT; unnamed on birth record.3 She was the daughter of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball.3 Luva Belle Downing married DeLacie Oulette Laughy, son of James E. Laughy and Mary B. Minamin, on 18 September 1923 at Campton, Grafton Co., NH.4 Luva Belle Downing died on 11 March 1970 at NH at age 66.5 She was buried at Osgood Cemetery, Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH.6

Census, Occupation & Residence

23 April 1910Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Luva" age 6, b. VT, with parents, etc.7
7 January 1920Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Luva B." age 16, b. VT, housekeeper for a private family, with parents, etc.1
7 April 1930Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH"Luva B." age 26, b. NH, winder at a stocking mill, with husband DeLacie, etc.8
19 April 1940Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH"Luva B.' age 36, b. NH, with husband, etc.9

Children of Luva Belle Downing and DeLacie Oulette Laughy

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 64, Sheet 4A (stamped 140).
  2. [S2701] New Hampshore Marriages 1948-1959, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2015; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223
  4. [S1307] New Hampshire Marriage Records 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2011; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  5. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Osgood Cemetery, Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH.
  6. [S1903] Carl Ball, "Carl Ball Family," database made available on-line courtesy of Carl Ball, http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/47589948/person/6803559970, database viewed October 2012, Osgood Cemetery, Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH.
  7. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 104, Sheet 3B (back of stamped 224).
  8. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH, ED 1-18, Sheet 4A (stamped 225).
  9. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH, ED 1-27, Sheet 9A (stamped 322).

Cereno Downing1

M, #110003
     Cereno Downing married Laura S. Foster.1

Children of Cereno Downing and Laura S. Foster

Citations

  1. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223
  2. [S2691] Tom Corbett, "Vermont Balls - email 01," e-mail message from Tom Corbett to David G. Ball, 5 October 2015.

Laura S. Foster1,2

F, #110004
     Laura S. Foster married Cereno Downing.1

Children of Laura S. Foster and Cereno Downing

Citations

  1. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223
  2. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.
  3. [S2691] Tom Corbett, "Vermont Balls - email 01," e-mail message from Tom Corbett to David G. Ball, 5 October 2015.

Stanley Foster Downing1

M, #110005, b. circa 19 March 1918, d. 4 September 1918
     Stanley Foster Downing was born circa 19 March 1918 at Thornton, Grafton Co., NH; age at death 0y 5m 16d.1 He was the son of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball.1 Stanley Foster Downing died on 4 September 1918 at Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.1 He was buried at Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.2

Citations

  1. [S1268] New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.

Margaret Laura Downing1,2

F, #110006, b. 1 January 1899, d. November 1978
     Margaret Laura Downing was born on 1 January 1899 at Carlisle, Middlesex Co., MA.1,3 She was the daughter of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball.1 Margaret Laura Downing married Chester A. Avery, son of John Avery and Lilla (????), circa 1914.2 Margaret Laura Downing died in November 1978 at age 79; SSDI lists last residence as Meredith, Belknap Co., NH.2,4 She was buried at Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 June 1900Lunenburg, Essex Co., VT"Margaret L." age 2, b. MA, with parents, etc.1
23 April 1910Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Margaret" age 11, b. MA, with parents, etc.5
7 January 1920Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Margaret" age 21, b. NH, with husband, etc.6
11 April 1930Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Margaret L." age 31, b. MA, with husband, etc.7
5 June 1940Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH"Margaret L." age 41, b. MA, with husband, etc.8

Children of Margaret Laura Downing and Chester A. Avery

Citations

  1. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Lunenburg, Essex Co., VT, ED 99, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 231).
  2. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.
  3. [S20] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 from original records held by the Massachusetts Archives, images online at http://www.newenglandancestors.org/research/Database/MASS_BMD/default.asp, Carlisle, Middlesex Co., MA, vol. 485, p. 373.
  4. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  5. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 104, Sheet 3B (back of stamped 224).
  6. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 64, Sheet 4A (stamped 140).
  7. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-43, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 103).
  8. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-16, Sheet 1A (stamped 124).

Richard C. Downing1

M, #110007, b. circa 25 November 1901, d. 23 September 1906
     Richard C. Downing was born circa 25 November 1901 at Lunenburg, Essex Co., VT; age at death 43y 9m 29d.1 He was the son of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball.1 Richard C. Downing died on 23 September 1906 at Concord, Essex Co., VT.1

Citations

  1. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223

Hollis Erving Downing1

M, #110008, b. 16 September 1905, d. 4 January 1992
     Hollis Erving Downing was born on 16 September 1905 at Concord, Essex Co., VT.2,1 He was the son of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball.2 Hollis Erving Downing married Zena Etta Sanborn, daughter of Edward Omar Sanborn and Ethel Maude Benton, on 22 September 1929 at Campton, Grafton Co., NH.3 Hollis Erving Downing married Helen H. Houghton, daughter of Hiram W. Houghton and Helen Irene Orcutt, on 23 November 1935 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH.4 Hollis Erving Downing and Helen H. Houghton were divorced before 1957.4 Hollis Erving Downing married Helen H. Houghton, daughter of Hiram W. Houghton and Helen Irene Orcutt, on 22 June 1957 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH; remarriage.2 Hollis Erving Downing died on 4 January 1992 at NH at age 86; SSDI lists last residence as Concord, Merrimack Co., NH.3,5 He was buried at Blair Cemetery, Campton, Grafton Co., NH.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

23 April 1910Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Hollis" age 4, b. VT, with parents, etc.6
7 January 1920Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Hollis E." age 14, b. VT, with parents, etc.7
12 April 1940Campton, Grafton Co., NH"Hollis E." age 34, b. VT, farmer, with second wife Helen, sister-in-law Dorothy Houghton, and father-in-law Hiram Houghton8

Child of Hollis Erving Downing and Zena Etta Sanborn

Citations

  1. [S29] Vermont Vital Records 1760-1954, Public Records Division, General Services Center (Middlesex VT), on-line at https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1784223
  2. [S2701] New Hampshore Marriages 1948-1959, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2015; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Blair Cemetery, Compton, Grafton Co., NH.
  4. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  5. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  6. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 104, Sheet 3B (back of stamped 224).
  7. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 64, Sheet 4A (stamped 140).
  8. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Compton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-12, Sheet 12A (stamped 98).

Helen H. Houghton1

F, #110009, b. 19 January 1906
     Helen H. Houghton was born on 19 January 1906 at Leominster, Worcester Co., MA.1,2 She was the daughter of Hiram W. Houghton and Helen Irene Orcutt.1 Helen H. Houghton married Frank E. Sherburne on 10 August 1924 at Laconia, Belknap Co., NH.2 Helen H. Houghton and Frank E. Sherburne were divorced on 12 October 1934 at NH.2 Helen H. Houghton married Hollis Erving Downing, son of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball, on 23 November 1935 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH.3 Helen H. Houghton and Hollis Erving Downing were divorced before 1957.3 Helen H. Houghton married Hollis Erving Downing, son of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball, on 22 June 1957 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH; remarriage.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

12 April 1940Campton, Grafton Co., NH"Helen E." age 34, b. MA, with husband4

Citations

  1. [S2701] New Hampshore Marriages 1948-1959, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2015; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S2702] "farbotnik", "Coward Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "farbotnik", http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/54785499/person/13919895434, database viewed 17 October 2015.
  3. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Compton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-12, Sheet 12A (stamped 98).

Hiram W. Houghton1,2

M, #110010
     Hiram W. Houghton married Helen Irene Orcutt.1

Child of Hiram W. Houghton and Helen Irene Orcutt

Citations

  1. [S2701] New Hampshore Marriages 1948-1959, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2015; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S2702] "farbotnik", "Coward Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "farbotnik", http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/54785499/person/13919895434, database viewed 17 October 2015.

Helen Irene Orcutt1,2

F, #110011
     Helen Irene Orcutt married Hiram W. Houghton.1

Child of Helen Irene Orcutt and Hiram W. Houghton

Citations

  1. [S2701] New Hampshore Marriages 1948-1959, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2015; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S2702] "farbotnik", "Coward Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "farbotnik", http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/54785499/person/13919895434, database viewed 17 October 2015.

Frank E. Sherburne1

M, #110012, b. circa 1904
     Frank E. Sherburne was born circa 1904 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH.1 He married Helen H. Houghton, daughter of Hiram W. Houghton and Helen Irene Orcutt, on 10 August 1924 at Laconia, Belknap Co., NH.1 Frank E. Sherburne and Helen H. Houghton were divorced on 12 October 1934 at NH.1

Citations

  1. [S2702] "farbotnik", "Coward Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "farbotnik", http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/54785499/person/13919895434, database viewed 17 October 2015.

Zena Etta Sanborn1

F, #110013, b. 4 September 1909, d. 4 March 1930
     Zena Etta Sanborn was born on 4 September 1909 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH.1 She was the daughter of Edward Omar Sanborn and Ethel Maude Benton.1 Zena Etta Sanborn married Hollis Erving Downing, son of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball, on 22 September 1929 at Campton, Grafton Co., NH.1 Zena Etta Sanborn died on 4 March 1930 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH, at age 20.1 She was buried at Blair Cemetery, Campton, Grafton Co., NH.1

Child of Zena Etta Sanborn and Hollis Erving Downing

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Blair Cemetery, Compton, Grafton Co., NH.
  2. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Edward Omar Sanborn1

M, #110014
     Edward Omar Sanborn married Ethel Maude Benton.1

Child of Edward Omar Sanborn and Ethel Maude Benton

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Blair Cemetery, Compton, Grafton Co., NH.

Ethel Maude Benton1

F, #110015
     Ethel Maude Benton married Edward Omar Sanborn.1

Child of Ethel Maude Benton and Edward Omar Sanborn

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Blair Cemetery, Compton, Grafton Co., NH.

John William Laughy1,2

M, #110016, b. 12 July 1893, d. January 1964
     John William Laughy was born on 12 July 1893 at Franklin, Merrimack Co., NH.3 He was the son of James E. Laughy and Mary B. Minamin.2 John William Laughy married Lena May Blanchard, daughter of Fred Blanchard and May (????), on 29 May 1925 at Franklin, Merrimack Co., NH.3 John William Laughy married Gladys Elean Downing, daughter of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball, on 25 December 1946 at New London, Merrimack Co., NH.1,4 John William Laughy died in January 1964 at age 70.5

Census, Occupation & Residence

26 April 1910Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH"John W." age 16, b. NH, with parents, etc.6

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.
  2. [S1307] New Hampshire Marriage Records 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2011; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S908] New Hampshire Births and Christenings Index 1714-1904, made available by The Generations Network Inc. (Provo, Utah) on-line at www.ancestry.com, 2011; database courtesy of New Hampshire Registrar of Vital Statistics.
  4. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  5. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  6. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Sanbornton, Belknap Co., NH, ED 12, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 211).

(????) Clement1

M, #110017

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.

Chester A. Avery1

M, #110018, b. 11 September 1890, d. September 1969
     Chester A. Avery was born on 11 September 1890 at NH.2,3 He was the son of John Avery and Lilla (????)4 Chester A. Avery married Margaret Laura Downing, daughter of Guy Frank Downing and Lillian Sybil Ball, circa 1914.1 Chester A. Avery died in September 1969; SSDI lists last residence as Campton, Grafton Co., NH.3 He was buried at Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

19 June 1900Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH"Chester A." age 9, b. NH, with parents, etc.4
7 January 1920Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Chester" age 28, b. NH, farm laborer, with wife Margaret and daughters Viola and Irene2
11 April 1930Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Chester A." age 39, b. NH, farmer, with wife Margaret and children Viola, Irene and Clarence (last two recorded on the following page)5
5 June 1940Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH"Chester A." age 49, b. NH, farm laborer, with wife Margaret, son Clarence, and cousin Leonard Wills6

Children of Chester A. Avery and Margaret Laura Downing

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 64, Sheet 4A (stamped 140).
  3. [S21] Social Security Administration, Social Security Death Index, accessed on-line through www.Ancestry.com.
  4. [S12] 1900 (June 1) U.S. Census, Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH, ED 56, Sheet 9A (stamped 139).
  5. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-43, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 103).
  6. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-16, Sheet 1A (stamped 124).

Irene Lillian Avery1,2

F, #110019, b. 27 March 1919, d. 6 November 1953
     Irene Lillian Avery was born on 27 March 1919 at Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.3,4 She was the daughter of Chester A. Avery and Margaret Laura Downing.1 Irene Lillian Avery married Albert Russell Conkey, son of Albert S. Conkey and Olive M. Heth, on 13 August 1935 at Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.3 Irene Lillian Avery died on 6 November 1953 at Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH, at age 34.4

Census, Occupation & Residence

7 January 1920Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Irene L." age 9/12, b. NH, with parents, etc.5
11 April 1930Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Irene L." age 11, b. NH, with parents, etc. (recorded as a correction on the page following that of her parents)6
5 June 1940Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH"Irene L." age 21, b. NH, with husband, etc.7

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.
  2. [S2701] New Hampshore Marriages 1948-1959, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2015; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S2694] New Hampshore Death Certificates 1938-1959, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2015; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  5. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 64, Sheet 4A (stamped 140).
  6. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-43, Sheet 5A (stamped 104).
  7. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-16, Sheet 1A (stamped 124).

Clarence C. Avery1

M, #110020, b. circa 1921, d. 21 March 1943
     Clarence C. Avery was born circa 1921 at NH.2 He was the son of Chester A. Avery and Margaret Laura Downing.1 Clarence C. Avery died on 21 March 1943 at Camp Davis, Holly Ridge, Onslow Co., NC.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 April 1930Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Clarence C." age 8, b. NH, with parents, etc. (recorded as a correction on the page following that of her parents)2
5 June 1940Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH"Clarence C." age 18, b. NH, laborer, with parents4

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-43, Sheet 5A (stamped 104).
  3. [S1247] New Hampshire Deaths and Burials, 1784-1949, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Ellsworth, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-16, Sheet 1A (stamped 124).

Robert Ervin Avery1

M, #110021, b. 1 February 1917, d. 11 February 1917
     Robert Ervin Avery was born on 1 February 1917 at Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.1 He was the son of Chester A. Avery and Margaret Laura Downing.1 Robert Ervin Avery died on 11 February 1917 at Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.1 He was buried at Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.1

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.

Viola M. Avery1

F, #110022, b. 2 May 1915, d. 29 July 1934
     Viola M. Avery was born on 2 May 1915 at Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.1 She was the daughter of Chester A. Avery and Margaret Laura Downing.1 Viola M. Avery married Herman Wallace Reitsma, son of Wallace Reitsma and Beatrice Beardsley, on 26 August 1931 at North Woodstock, Grafton Co., NH.2,3 Viola M. Avery died on 29 July 1934 at Plymouth, Grafton Co., NH, at age 19.1 She was buried at Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

7 January 1920Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Viola M." age 4, b. NH, with parents, etc.4
11 April 1930Thornton, Grafton Co., NH"Viola M." age 14, b. NH, with parents, etc.5

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Highland Cemetery, Rumney, Grafton Co., NH.
  2. [S903] Find A Grave, online, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.
  3. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 64, Sheet 4A (stamped 140).
  5. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH, ED 5-43, Sheet 4B (back of stamped 103).

Herman Wallace Reitsma1

M, #110023, b. 12 November 1904, d. 23 March 1988
     Herman Wallace Reitsma was born on 12 November 1904 at Boston, Suffolk Co., MA.1 He was the son of Wallace Reitsma and Beatrice Beardsley.1 Herman Wallace Reitsma married Viola M. Avery, daughter of Chester A. Avery and Margaret Laura Downing, on 26 August 1931 at North Woodstock, Grafton Co., NH.1,2 Herman Wallace Reitsma died on 23 March 1988 at Campton, Grafton Co., NH, at age 83.1

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.
  2. [S1654] New Hampshore Marriages 1637-1947, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Wallace Reitsma1

M, #110024
     Wallace Reitsma married Beatrice Beardsley.1

Child of Wallace Reitsma and Beatrice Beardsley

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.

Beatrice Beardsley1

F, #110025
     Beatrice Beardsley married Wallace Reitsma.1

Child of Beatrice Beardsley and Wallace Reitsma

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Pine Grove Cemetery, Thornton, Grafton Co., NH.