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Ruth Irene Whitaker

Ruth Irene Whitaker

Female 1910 - 2007  (97 years)

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  • Name Ruth Irene Whitaker 
    Census 1910  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 25 Mar 1910  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Census 1920  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Graduation 1928  Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1930  Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Graduation 1930  Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1940  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1997  Hebron, Oxford County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence Feb 2001  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    History According to her obituary, "She first began teaching in a one-room school in Gill, and taught first grade in Northfield, MA, for over 30 years. She received the Weigand Teachers Award in Northfield. She was a former member of MA Retired Teachers Assoc., Franklin County Retired Teachers Assoc., Delta Kappa Gamma, Eastern Star, Fortnightly Club, Trinitarian Congregational Church, all of Northfield, and High Street Congregational Church of Auburn. Formerly of Northfield, she moved to Maine in 1991 to be closer to her family. She took great pride in her vocation as a teacher in Northfield and reveled in the growth of her students. A strong and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, she will be deeply missed by her family and friends."   [3
    Died 9 Nov 2007  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 7
    Buried South Parish Cemetery, Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Siblings 8 siblings 
    Person ID I386  | Tribe of Peter
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2016 

    Father Charles Herbert Whitaker,   b. 27 Jul 1865, Leydon, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Feb 1941, Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Orra May Hale,   b. 18 Jan 1880, Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1959, Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 11 May 1899  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F189  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Edward Charles Bolton,   b. 21 Oct 1903, Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1986, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 22 Jun 1932  Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 12, 13, 14, 15
    Children 
     1. Beverly Ann Bolton
     2. Arolyn Ruth Bolton
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Arthur A. Windecker,   b. Sep 1910 
    Married 06 Jan 2001  Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F244  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents.,Age: new born - 1910 - Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Mar 1910 - Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents.,Age: 9 - 1920 - Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Agency: Powers Institute - 1928 - Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents.,Age: 20,Address:
    2 Library Street - 1930 - Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Agency: Fitchburg Normal School - 1930 - Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jun 1932 - Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 30,Address:
    Henedale Road - 1940 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1997 - Hebron, Oxford County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 06 Jan 2001 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Feb 2001 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Nov 2007 - Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - South Parish Cemetery, Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Ruth Irene (Whitaker) Bolton
    Ruth Irene (Whitaker) Bolton

  • Sources 
    1. [S503] 1910 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006), Primary Source.
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_588; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0497; FHL microfilm: 1374601

    2. [S320] Leyden, Beverly. letter: 2001-03-08 , ( Letter to Robert Roy, 8 March 2001).

    3. [S519] Obituary of Ruth I. Bolton "Auburn, Maine", (Greenfield, Massachusetts: Greenfield Recorder, 28 August 2006).

    4. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.), Secondary Source.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 65580275

    5. [S829] Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915, (Family Search), Primary Source.
      Birth Record of Ruth Irene Whitaker

    6. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Primary Source.
      Birth Record of Ruth Irene Whitaker

    7. [S83] Social Security Death Benefit Records (SSDI), (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011), Primary Source.

    8. [S499] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010), Primary Source.
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Gill, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_698; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 102; Image: 251

    9. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Primary Source.
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: 904; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0002; Image: 27.0; FHL microfilm: 2340639

    10. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Primary Source.
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Northfield, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1592; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 6-47

    11. [S97] Obituary of Ruby M. North, (Athol, Massachusetts: Athol Daily News, 27 August 1997).

    12. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.), Secondary Source.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 116591578

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

    14. [S747] New Hampshire Marriage Records Index 1637-1947, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Secondary Source.

    15. [S803] New Hampshire, Marriage and Divorce Records, 1659-1947, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Marriage Record of Ruth Irene Whitaker and Edward Charles Bolton