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Lucy Town

Lucy Town

Female 1744 - 1824  (79 years)

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  • Name Lucy Town 
    Born 02 Nov 1744  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    History Lucy lived in Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, after her father's death in 1760. After their marriage, Peter went to Warwick to build a homestead. Later Lucy followed along with baby Bathsheba. It was said that Lucy was virtually the only woman in Warwick.   [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Died 29 May 1824  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 12, 13
    • Her death was recorded in Jonathan Blake's diary
    Buried Warwick Cemetery, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Gravestone of Lucy (Town) Delva
    Gravestone of Lucy (Town) Delva
    Lucy Towne
    wife of
    Peter Delvee
    Person ID I2  Delvee Family | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2015 

    Father Samuel Town,   b. 25 Jan 1695, Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1760, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Bathsheba Woods,   b. 05 Apr 1702, Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1773, Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 11 Aug 1743  Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 11, 16
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Peter Delva,   b. 1744, Holland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1807, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Marriage Intentions 7 Jun 1766  Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9
    Married 10 Jul 1766  Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Children 
     1. Bathsheba Delvee,   b. 14 Nov 1766, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1858, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [Birth]
     2. Lucy Delvee,   b. 08 Oct 1768, Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1818, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [Birth]
     3. Jonathan Delvee,   b. 21 Aug 1770, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1850, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     4. Mary Delvee,   b. 04 May 1773, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Apr 1851, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
     5. Hannah Delvee,   b. 06 Apr 1776, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1805, Wendell Cemetery, Wendell, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)  [Birth]
     6. Abigail Delvee,   b. 22 Jun 1780, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1824, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)  [Birth]
     7. Samuel Town Delvee,   b. 18 May 1782, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 7 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 02 Nov 1744 - Oxford, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Intentions - 7 Jun 1766 - Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Jul 1766 - Charlton, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 May 1824 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Warwick Cemetery, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Gravestones of Peter and Lucy (Town) Delva
    Gravestones of Peter and Lucy (Town) Delva

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Systematic History Fund , Vital Records of Oxford, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1905).

    2. [S9] Towne, Edwin Eugene , The Descendants of William Towne, (Newtonville, Massachusetts: by author, 1901).

    3. [S10] Daniels, George F, History of Oxford, Massachusetts, (Oxford, Massachusetts: by the author, 1892).

    4. [S52] Muse, Jeanne. Delvey Family Group Sheets, (Asheville, North Carolina: manuscript, 20 August 1995).

    5. [S152] Patterson, Shirley Drury, "The Tale of Bathsheba Woods and Bathsheba Moore Woods", (About Town, volume XV, number 1, March 1995).

    6. [S189] Lint, A Ann. Descendants of Peter Delvee, (Willoughby, Ohio: mansuscript, 23 June 1999).

    7. [S2] Whitney, Anna E. Delva, The Name "Delvar", (Warwick, Massachusetts: manuscript, c 1968).

    8. [S3] Ward, Edith. Decent of Lawrence C. Ward, (New York: manuscript, c 1970).

    9. [S8] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).

    10. [S132] Bailey. Frederic W. , Early Massachusetts Marriages Prior to 1800 - Worcester County, (New Haven, Conneticut: Bureau of American Ancestry, 1897).

    11. [S752] Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

    12. [S217] Verry, Edith, Marriages and Deaths Copied from Warwick, Massachusetts Records, (No place: manuscript, 1966).

    13. [S388] Delvee Historian. Delvee Family Records 1887 - 1988, (Warwick, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1988).

    14. [S362] Amidon, Ryan M., Warwick Cemetery, Franklin County, Massachusetts, Rt. 78, (Gardner, Massachusetts: manuscript, 2001).

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

    16. [S17] Woods, Henry Ernest. "The Woods Family of Groton, Mass.", (Boston, Massachusetts: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume LXIV, 1910).