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Catherine Rock

Catherine Rock

Female 1923 - 2007  (83 years)

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  • Name Catherine Rock 
    Born 16 Nov 1923  Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    • She was a twin.
    Gender Female 
    Census 1930  Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1940  Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 2001  Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    History According to her obituary, "She was educated in Amherst schools and was a graduate of Amherst High School. Catherine was a member of the Bernardston Grange and a member of the United Church of Bernardston. She attended the Bernardston Senior Center. She had been a resident of Bernardston for more than 50 years. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and gardening.
    Died 16 Jul 2007  Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Agency: Charlene Manor Extended Care Facility 
    Buried Center Cemetery, Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gravestone of Carl and Catherine (Rock) Whitaker
    Gravestone of Carl and Catherine (Rock) Whitaker
    Person ID I699  Delvee Family | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2017 

    Father Nicholas Rock,   b. Abt 1888, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Amelia Smiarowski,   b. Abt 1892, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Yes, date unknown  [1
    Family ID F432  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Carl Harold Whitaker, Jr.,   b. 21 Jul 1924, Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 2005, Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1951  South Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 10, 11
    Agency: Congregational Church 
    Children 
     1. Donna Lee Whitaker
     2. Damon Leigh Whitaker
     3. Doreen Louise Whitaker
     4. Dawn Lois Whitaker
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Nov 1923 - Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1930 - Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with her parents. - 1940 - Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Agency: Congregational Church - 31 Oct 1951 - South Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2001 - Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Charlene Manor Extended Care Facility - 16 Jul 2007 - Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Center Cemetery, Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Catherine R.  Whitaker-1999
    Catherine R. Whitaker-1999
    Catherine (Rock) Whitaker at the 1999 Delvee Reunion; Caption: C. Rock in 1999

  • Sources 
    1. [S316] Ltr: Monahan, D. W. to Roy, R. A. (2001a) , Monahan, Doreen W. , (2 January 2001, from Yuba City, California).

    2. [S318] Ltr: Monahan, D. W. to Roy, R. A. (2001b) , Monahan, Doreen W. , (17 February 2001, from Yuba City, California).

    3. [S515] Obituary of Catherine R. Whitaker, (Greenfield Recorder, Greenfield, Massachusetts, 18 July 2007).

    4. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 40949618

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

    6. [S825] Massachusetts, Birth Index, 1860-1970, Department of Public Health, Registry of Vital Records and Statistics, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

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

    8. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Amherst, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: 912; Page: 20A; Enumeration District: 0002; Image: 117.0; FHL microfilm: 2340647

    9. [S806] 1940 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Amherst, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1599; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 8-5

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

    11. [S467] Obituary of Carl H. Whitaker, (Greenfield Recorder, Greenfield, Massachusetts, 5 July 2005).