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Helen Ruth Smith

Helen Ruth Smith

Female 1904 - 1992  (88 years)

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  • Name Helen Ruth Smith 
    Born 03 Jan 1904  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1910  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1930  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1940  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    History According to her obituary: "Miss Smith was head librarian of the Greendale Branch, Worcester Public Library. She worked for the library for 47 years, retiring in 1969. She was formerly the children's librarian at Greendale. She wrote "Laughing Matter," a book of humorous poems and stories for children. And she created a large wall map illustrating the history of Worcester. Miss Smith was a member of First Baptist Church."
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    Died 18 Apr 1992  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Agency: Knollwood Nursing Home 
    Buried 21 Apr 1992  Walnut Grove Cemetery, North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Gravestone of Robert and Sarah (Delvey) Smith and their children
    Gravestone of Robert and Sarah (Delvey) Smith and their children
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I115  | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Samuel
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2015 

    Father Robert Stanley Smith,   b. 28 Apr 1872, North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1943, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sarah Frances Delvey,   b. 10 Oct 1870, North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1952, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 28 Nov 1893  Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 03 Jan 1904 - Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded, age 6, while living with her parents. - 1910 - Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded, age 26, while living with her parents. - 1930 - Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded, age 35, while living with her parents. Her occupation was listed as a librarian. - 1940 - Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Knollwood Nursing Home - 18 Apr 1992 - Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Apr 1992 - Walnut Grove Cemetery, North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S134] Obituary of Helen R. Smith "Longtime Librarian", (Worcester, Massachusetts: Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 20 April 1992).

    2. [S503] 1910 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006).

    3. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).

    4. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).

    5. [S805] Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    6. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).

    7. [S798] Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915, (Family Search).

    8. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

    9. [S504] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).