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Lorenzo West

Lorenzo West

Male 1820 - 1899  (79 years)

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  • Name Lorenzo West 
    Born 11 Mar 1820  Greenwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Married To Abt 1842  [14
    (1) Mary Ann Claflin of Worcester, Massachusetts. Their intentions were filed in Petersham, Massachusetts 23 July 1842.

    Issue:
    1. Mary E. West (1831-1860)
    2. George L. West (1843-1847)
    3. Alfred C. West (1850-1850) 
    Census 1850  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Married To 15 Jun 1853  Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 12
    (2) Mary Alden, the daughter of Pliney and Elizabeth Alden. She was born in 1821 and died in 1852.

    Issue:
    1. Herbert L. West (1854-1858)
    2. Jennie M. West (c1855-____)

    Lorenzo had a daughter, Jennie West, by a previous marriage who married J. Harry Pond and lived in Athol, Massachusetts. He was the village sexton and undertaker in Petersham, Massachusetts. 
    Marriage Record of Mary Alden and Lorenzo West
    Marriage Record of Mary Alden and Lorenzo West
    Census 1855  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Draft Registration 1863  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Census 1870  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1880  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 29 Sep 1899  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 13
    Buried Aft 29 Sep 1899  East Street Cemetery, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I291  | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2020 

    Father Orrin West,   b. 1791, Greenwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Alma Alden,   b. 26 Aug 1795, Greenwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1855, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married Abt 1816 
    Family ID F179  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ruth Delvy,   b. 25 Jun 1833, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1910, Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1860  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 9, 10, 11
    Age at Marriage He was 40 years - She was 27 years 
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Mar 1820 - Greenwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried To - (2) Mary Alden, the daughter of Pliney and Elizabeth Alden. She was born in 1821 and died in 1852. Issue: 1. Herbert L. West (1854-1858) 2. Jennie M. West (c1855-____) Lorenzo had a daughter, Jennie West, by a previous marriage who married J. Harry Pond and lived in Athol, Massachusetts. He was the village sexton and undertaker in Petersham, Massachusetts. - 15 Jun 1853 - Hardwick, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 35 - 1855 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Oct 1860 - Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - He registered for the Civil War Draft,Age: 43 - 1863 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 50 - 1870 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Lorenzo is listed as a boot bottomer. - 1880 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Disease of the heart - 29 Sep 1899 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 29 Sep 1899 - East Street Cemetery, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S826] 1855 Massachusetts State Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014), Primary Source.

    2. [S674] 1850 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009), Primary Source.
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_343; Page: 304B; Image: 597

    3. [S675] 1870 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009), Primary Source.
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_655; Page: 187A; Image: 378; Family History Library Film: 552154

    4. [S673] 1880 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010), Primary Source.
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 563; Family History Film: 1254563; Page: 463A; Enumeration District: 822; Image: 0627

    5. [S377] Allred, Paul W. Descendants of Peter Delvey, (Unknown place: manuscript, 11 November 2002), Tertiary Source.

    6. [S201] Crane, Ellery Bicknell. Genealogical and Personal Memoirs of Worcester County, volume I, ( New York: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1907), Secondary Source.

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

    8. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.), Secondary Source.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 132138115 Lorenzo West

    9. [S965] History of Gill Genealogies, (unknown), Secondary Source.

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

    11. [S827] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Marriage Record of Sarah Simonds and Lorenzo West

    12. [S827] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Marriage Record of Mary Alden and Lorenzo West

    13. [S799] Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Death Record of Lorenzo West

    14. [S1002] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Petersham, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849, (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1904), Secondary Source.

    15. [S802] U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010), Primary Source.