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Rufus William Wands

Rufus William Wands

Male 1884 - 1947  (62 years)

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  • Name Rufus William Wands 
    Born 25 Mar 1884  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 10, 13, 16, 19, 21
    Census 1900  Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Married to 5 Jun 1907  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 12
    Census 1910  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Membership 1911  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Draft Registration 12 Sep 1918  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [21
    Census 1920  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1930  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1939  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Census 1940  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Draft Registration 1942  West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Residence 1944  Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Died 12 Feb 1947  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 10, 11, 15, 19
    Last Full Review 21 Mar 2021 
    Person ID I498  | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2021 

    Father Rufus P. Wands,   b. Jan 1859, New York State Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Josephine Mercier,   b. Apr 1861, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1884 
    Family ID F2966  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ada Belle Bascom,   b. 16 Mar 1885, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1989, Enfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 103 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1927  Utica, Oneida County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 14
    Age at Marriage He was 43 years - She was 42 years 
    Children
    +1. Avis Rowena Wands
     
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F237  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Mar 1884 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Suffield, Hartford County, Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried to - 5 Jun 1907 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership - 1911 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - 12 Sep 1918 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Aug 1927 - Utica, Oneida County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1939 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - 1942 - West Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1944 - Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Feb 1947 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Rufus William Wands
    Rufus William Wands
    Rufas Wands & Ester
    Rufas Wands & Ester
    Rufus (on the Right) with his children
    Rufus (on the Right) with his children

  • Sources 
    1. [S504] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004), Primary Source.
      Year: 1900; Census Place: Suffield, Hartford, Connecticut; Roll: 139; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0222; FHL microfilm: 1240139

    2. [S503] 1910 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006), Primary Source.
      Year: 1910; Census Place: Springfield Ward 2, Hampden, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_592; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0603; FHL microfilm: 1374605

    3. [S499] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010), Primary Source.
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Springfield Ward 2, Hampden, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_702; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 527

    4. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002), Primary Source.
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; Roll: 911; Page: 43A; Enumeration District: 0088; Image: 665.0; FHL microfilm: 2340646

    5. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012), Primary Source.
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1711; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 22-146

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

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

    8. [S829] Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915, (Family Search), Primary Source.
      Birth Record of Rufus W. Wands

    9. [S827] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Marriage Record of Esther Solomonson and Rufus Wands

    10. [S814] Massachusetts, Mason Membership Cards, 1733-1990 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Masonic Membership Card of Rufus William Wands

    11. [S885] Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Secondary Source.

    12. [S799] Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Death Record of Esther Solomonson Wands

    13. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Primary Source.
      Birth Record of Rufus W. Wands

    14. [S700] New York State, Marriage Index, 1881-1967, (Lehi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017), Secondary Source.

    15. [S1501] Obituary of Ada Wands, (Hartford, Connecticut: Hartford Courant, 3 January 1989, Page 13), Primary Source.

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

    17. [S846] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Primary Source.
      Springfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1939

    18. [S846] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Primary Source.
      Springfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1944

    19. [S1505] U.S., Railroad Retirement Pension Index, 1934-1987, ( Lehi, Utah, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017), Secondary Source.

    20. [S997] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010), Primary Source.
      Draft Registration of Rufus William Wands

    21. [S510] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), Primary Source.
      Draft Registration of Rufus William Wands