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Barbara Jean Gillis

Barbara Jean Gillis

Female 1926 - 1992  (65 years)

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  • Name Barbara Jean Gillis 
    Born 24 Oct 1926  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Census 1930  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1940  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Graduation 1944  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Agency: Petersham High School 
    MISC 1 Feb 1945 to 26 Feb 1945  Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    She joined the U.S Cadet Nurse Corps but withdrew soon after. 
    Agency: Burbank Hospital School of Nursing 
    Membership Card A of Barbara J. Gillis
    Membership Card A of Barbara J. Gillis
    Graduation 1946  Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Agency: Bay Path Junior College 
    Residence 1959  Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 1992  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    History According to her obituary, "Mrs. Duplessie was a secretary at the former Union Twist Drill Co. in Athol for 8 1/2 years. She was later a secretary at American Tool Supply Co. in Chicopee. Mrs. Duplessie was a member of Petersham Orthodox Congregational Church. An ardent golfer, she was a member of the Ellinwood Country Club and the Petersham Curling Club."   [10
    SSN 020-22-6003  [3, 5
    Died 19 Jun 1992  Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 12
    Agency: at home 
    Buried East Street Cemetery, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gravestone of William and Barbara (Gillis) Duplessie
    Gravestone of William and Barbara (Gillis) Duplessie
    Person ID I450  Delvee Family | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Peter
    Last Modified 31 Dec 2016 

    Father Francis Palmer Gillis,   b. 17 Aug 1886, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Alice Blanche Coolidge,   b. 19 Aug 1887, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1963, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Abt 1915 
    Family ID F211  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Alexander Duplessie,   b. 22 Jun 1928, Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1982, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Children 
     1. W. Richard Duplessie
     2. Joan Duplessie,   d. Feb 2010, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2014 
    Family ID F284  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Oct 1926 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1930 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded, age 12, while living with her mother. - 1940 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Agency: Petersham High School - 1944 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMISC - She joined the U.S Cadet Nurse Corps but withdrew soon after. - 1 Feb 1945 to 26 Feb 1945 - Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Agency: Bay Path Junior College - 1946 - Longmeadow, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1959 - Athol, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1992 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: at home - 19 Jun 1992 - Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - East Street Cemetery, Petersham, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).

    2. [S868] Massachusetts, Marriage Index, 1901-1955 and 1966-1970 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

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

    4. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 132296824

    5. [S911] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc).

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

    7. [S1043] U.S., World War II Cadet Nursing Corps Card Files, 1942-1948, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.).
      Membership Card A of Barbara J. Gillis

    8. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Petersham, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: 965; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0252; Image: 487.0; FHL microfilm: 2340700

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

    10. [S300] Obituary of Barbara J. Duplessie , (Worcester, Massachusetts: Worcester Telegram & Gazette, 21 June 1992).

    11. [S846] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Athol, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1959

    12. [S298] Duplessie, Richard. letter: 2000-08-27, (Letter to Robert Roy, 27 August 2000).