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The Descendants of Abraham Avery
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Rebecca Stevens

Notes

Addison3 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.344, 366; Groton Avery Clan p.314, 504; History of Montville p.522
occupation: of the mercantile firm of McConnell & Avery, Boston
birth: Wilbraham VR, Holbrook 2:85
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Sylvia Ann Moseley
general: Averys of Groton p.366; Groton Avery Clan p.504
census: 1850 Sylva A. Avery
death: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Vol. 148, p.194 (NEHGS)
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Addison4 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.366, 391-92; Groton Avery Clan p.504, 815-16;
Homestead land, Colorado: SE Sec 14 Twp3-S R67-W 6th PMeridian Adams Co. CO, Issue Date: 12/1/1882, Accession/Serial Nr.: COCOAA 070231, BLM Serial Nr.: COCOAA 070231
City Directory, Denver CO 1892: Avery Leather Goods Co., r Sherman av cor Dakota
census: 1850 Sylva A. Avery, 1880 Addison Avery, 1880 Addison Avery, 1900 Addison Avery, 1910 Addison Avery
death: Illinois, Cook Co. Deaths 1913 no.39022
marriage(1): Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Vol. 137, p.127 (NEHGS); ended in divorce
marriage(2): Colorado Marriage Index 1859-1900
marriage(3): Colorado Marriage Index 1859-1900
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Judith Ellen Horton
general: Averys of Groton p.391; Groton Avery Clan p.815
occupation: 1976 History of Clinton County Iowa: Foster, Judith Ellen Horton, admitted to the Iowa bar 1872; resided in Clinton IA from 1869-1886; founded the Woman's National Republican Association; first woman to practice law in Iowa, she was also a politician

Also see
http://www.press.uillinois.edu/epub/books/gustafson/ch3.html
http://www.jofreeman.com/polhistory/iowa.htm

census: 1880 E.C. Foster
death: The Washington Post 12 Aug 1910 (d. at Garfield Hospital)
burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington DC
marriage(1): Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Vol. 137, p.127 (NEHGS); ended in divorce
marriage(2): to attorney Elijah Foster
children: According to her obituary, Judith Horton Avery/Foster was survived by her son William and two grandchildren, Warren H. Foster and Judith M. Foster. Warren is clearly the son of William H. Judith's connection to the family is not clear.
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Mary Elizabeth5 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.391; Groton Avery Clan p.816
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Vol. 133, p.216 (NEHGS)
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William Horton5 Avery/Foster
general: Foster Family Tree (Ancestry)
general: Averys of Groton p.391; Groton Avery Clan p.816
name: After his parents divorce, he lived with his mother and stepfather, and assumed the surname of his stepfather.
occupation: 1900 commercial traveler; 1910 lawyer; 1920 lawyer, motion picture bureau; 1930 writer & speaker
census: 1880 E.C. Foster, 1900 William H. Foster, 1910 William Foster, 1920 William H. Foster, 1930 William H. Foster, 1940 U.S. Warren Foster
marriage: Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900
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Edith Dunham
general: Dunham Genealogy p.232; Foster Family Tree (Ancestry)
occupation: 1920 editor, motion picture bureau; 1930 editor, movie magazine
census: 1900 William H. Foster, 1910 William Foster, 1920 William H. Foster, 1930 William H. Foster, 1940 U.S. Warren Foster
death: New York Times, 10 May 1950
marriage: Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763–1900
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Warren Dunham6 Foster
general: Foster Family Tree (Ancestry); Who's Who in New England Vol.2 p.424-425; Passenger Lists - Arrival Date: 30 Mar 1936, Ship Name: Colombia, Port of Arrival: New York, New York; Arrival Date: 06 Dec 1937, Port of Departure: Southampton, England, Ship Name: Normandie, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
occupation: 1920 editor, book publishing; 1930 president, motion picture magazine
census: 1900 William H. Foster, 1920 Warren D. Foster, 1930 Warren D. Foster, 1940 U.S. Warren Foster
military: World War I Draft Registration
marriage: USGenWeb Archives: Kendall Co. IL, Book 2 p.96 #2853
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Willie R. Curtis
census: 1920 Warren D. Foster, 1930 Warren D. Foster
burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Milford, Iroquois Co., Illinois (Find-A-Grave)
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Elizabeth7 Foster
census: 1920 Warren D. Foster, 1930 Warren D. Foster, 1940 U.S. Warren Foster
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911 Births, Vol.601 p.189 #8466
death: Entry Number 83027, "Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1939, 1955-1994," FamilySearch
marriage(1): Florida Vital Records, Lake Co., 1941 Marriage Vol.650, cert. no.28510.
marriage(2): Illinois Vital Records, Cook Co., 1959 Marriages 2528251
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DeWitt Clinton
general: According to the Foster Family Tree, he is DeWitt Provine Clinton, son of Roland Burnham Clinton and Pauline Lydia Provine; born 18 Oct 1912 in Brooklyn, New York, and died 23 Sep 1981 in Silver Spring, Montgomery, Maryland. While there are other records for this DeWitt Clinton, none of them tie him to Elizabeth Foster.
marriage(1): Florida Vital Records, Lake Co., 1941 Marriage Vol.650, cert. no.28510.
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Langston Crenshaw
occupation: Dr. of Osteopathy
birth: Records vary regarding his birth:
  • about 1905 (age 59, 2nd marriage record); 27 Mar 1904 (U.S. Public Records Index)
  • about 1900 (1930 and 1940 censuses; 1929 birth of son David)
  • 27 Mar 1895 (SSDI)
death: Illinois Vital Records, Cook Co. Deaths 1973 no.619641; Social Security Death Index
marriage(1): 29 Dec 1928 Lake Co., Indiana to Emma Luthin ("Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007", FamilySearch). They had a son David.
marriage(2): Illinois Vital Records, Cook Co., 1959 Marriages 2528251
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William Curtis7 Foster
census: 1920 Warren D. Foster, 1930 Warren D. Foster, 1940 U.S. Warren Foster
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records, Boston, 1915 Births, no.204
death: Social Security Death Index
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Lorene A Garrett
general: Foster Family Tree (Ancestry.com)
death: Social Security Death Index
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Mary Pease Wilson
general: Averys of Groton p.391; Groton Avery Clan p.815
marriage(1): at the time of her second marriage she was called Mary Scrimgeour
marriage(2): Colorado Marriage Index 1859-1900
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Carrie Camilla5 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.391; Groton Avery Clan p.816, 1164
census: 1880 Addison Avery, 1880 Addison Avery, 1900 Addison Avery, 1910 Winfred C. Cronk, 1920 Winfred C. Cronk
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Winfred Clark Cronk
general: Groton Avery Clan p.1164
occupation: clergyman
census: 1910 Winfred C. Cronk, 1920 Winfred C. Cronk
military: World War I Draft Registration
death: Oregon Death Index, 1903-98
marriage(2): he married Lettie [--?--], about 1924
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Flora Clementine Gurnsey
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.815
census: 1880 Addison Avery, 1880 Addison Avery, 1900 Addison Avery, 1910 Addison Avery
death: Chicago Tribune, 11 Apr 1916; Illinois, Cook Co. Deaths 1916 no.139
burial: Forest Home Cemetery
marriage: Colorado Marriage Index 1859-1900
children: She had a son, Charles Gurnsey, b. c.1870 IL, who is listed in one version of the 1880 census as a step-son of Addison.
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Infant5 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.392
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Addison Edward5 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.816, 1164;
Boston Passenger List: A Avery, Gentleman, Arrival Date: 3 May 1906, Age: 22 years, Port of Departure: Hull, England, Ship Name: Toronto, Port of Arrival: Boston MA
occupation: artist and designer;
bank manager - Chicago Daily Tribune 4/5 Oct 1921 (bank robbery), 19 Sep 1922
census: 1900 Addison Avery, 1910 Addison Avery, 1920 Addison Avery, 1930 Addison E. Avery
military: World War I Draft Registration
death: Social Security Death Index
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1906 Marriage p.508 no.491; Chicago Daily Tribune 24 Jun 1956 (Golden Wedding)
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Ada Mary Reed
general: Groton Avery Clan p.1164
census: 1910 Addison Avery, 1920 Addison Avery, 1930 Addison E. Avery
death: Social Security Death Index; Chicago Tribune, 19/20 Jan 1976
burial: Oak Ridge
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1906 Marriage p.508 no.491; Chicago Daily Tribune 24 Jun 1956 (Golden Wedding)
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Ann Elizabeth4 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.366; Groton Avery Clan p.504, 816
census: 1850 Sylva A. Avery, 1880 William Smith, 1900 Wm. F. Hyde, 1910 William F. Hyde
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William Augustus Smith
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816
occupation: clergyman
census: 1880 William Smith
birth: Although some family trees show his birth place as Philadelphia, his 1880 census record and all of his daughter's census records show his birthplace as Canada
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Helen Maud5 Smith
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816
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Martha Constance5 Smith
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816; Burrows descendants p.1066-67
education: graduated from Northwestern University, the first woman at the university to be awarded Phi Beta Kappa
occupation: Instructor in English Dept. at Leland Stanford University; became a lecturer and book reviewer
census: 1880 William Smith, 1900 Wm. F. Hyde, 1910 William F. Hyde, 1920 William F. Hyde
burial: Alta Mesa Cemetery, Palo Alto CA
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William Fletcher Hyde
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816; Ancestry World Tree Project: My Carr Database; Burrows descendants p.1066
education: graduate of College of the Pacific, Santa Clara CA
occupation: first manager of the Stanford University book store (1910); agent, real estate & insurance (1920); insurance agent (1930)
census: 1900 Wm. F. Hyde, 1910 William F. Hyde, 1920 William F. Hyde, 1930 William F. Hyde
burial: Alta Mesa Cemetery, Palo Alto CA
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William Avery6 Hyde
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816; Burrows descendants p.1067
education: B.A. degree 1924, Stanford University.
occupation: chemical engineer, teleph. co. (1930); The social conditions during the economic depression of the 1930's led him to enter the field of co-operative insurance.  From 1938-64 associated with Nationwide Insurance Companies, in later years as asst. actuary.  From 1964-67 served as an insurance advisor for the U.S. AID program at Lima, Peru.
census: 1910 William F. Hyde, 1920 William F. Hyde, 1930 William Hyde
death: Social Security Death Index; Ohio Deaths, 1958-2002
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Carol Elizabeth Hyde
general: Burrows descendants p.1067
education: B.A. degree 1924 from Stanford University; M.A. from Columbia and B.D. in 1962 from Oberlin Theological Seminary.
occupation: Realized a life-long ambition when she was ordained as a Unitarian minister.  Has served as Hospital chaplain in Columbus and Cleveland OH.  Active with Gray Panthers.
census: 1930 William Hyde
death: Social Security Death Index; Florida Death Index, 1936-1998
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John Vincent6 Hyde
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816
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Theodore6 Hyde
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816; Burrows descendants p.1067
occupation: insurance clerk (1930)
census: 1910 William F. Hyde, 1920 William F. Hyde, 1930 William F. Hyde
death: Social Security Death Index; California Death Index, 1940-1997
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Sylvia Alden6 Hyde
general: Groton Avery Clan p.816; Burrows descendants p.1069
education: Attended Pratt Institute; B.A. from San Jose State College; secondary school teaching certificate from Stanford Univ.
occupation: High school art teacher
census: 1910 William F. Hyde, 1920 William F. Hyde, 1930 William F. Hyde
birth: California Birth Index, 1905-1995
death: Social Security Death Index
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Otto von Thulen Rhoades
general: Burrows descendants p.1069-70
education: Attended Colorado School of Mines and Univ. of Pennsylvania; B.S. degree in Economics from Univ. of California; M.A. in Education
occupation: teacher; personnel examiner for the State Personnel Board of California
military: 2nd Lt, U.S. Air Force 1917-19
death: Social Security Death Index; California Death Index, 1940-1997
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John4 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.366, 392; Groton Avery Clan p.504, 816-17
occupation: leather merchant
census: 1850 Sylva A. Avery, 1870 John Avery, 1880 John Avery, 1900 John Avery, 1910 John Avery
death: Massachusetts Vital Records Deaths 1912 no.263; City Directory; Newton MA 1913
marriage(1): Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 155, p.203 (NEHGS)
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Martha Elizabeth Brigham
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.816
census: 1870 John Avery, 1880 John Avery
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 155, p.203 (NEHGS)
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Harriet5 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.817, 1164-65; Peabody Genealogy p.407; Boston Passenger Lists, 1820-1943: Arrival Date: 16 Sep 1925, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Samaria, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts
census: 1870 John Avery, 1880 John Avery, 1900 Ellery Peabody, 1910 Ellery Peabody, 1920 Ellery Peabody
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 169, p.178 (NEHGS)
death: City Directory; Newton MA 1929
marriage: Boston Daily, 25 Oct 1888 - at the residence of John Avery ... Rev. J.C. Jaynes officiated, and 175 guests were present at the reception.
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Ellery Peabody
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.817, 1164-65; Peabody Genealogy p.407; Boston Passenger Lists, 1820-1943 - Arrival Date: 16 Sep 1925, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Samaria, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts
census: 1900 Ellery Peabody, 1910 Ellery Peabody, 1920 Ellery Peabody, 1930 Hotel Bellevue
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 169 p.276 (NEHGS)
death: City Directory; Newton MA 1948
marriage: Boston Daily, 25 Oct 1888
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Margaret6 Peabody
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.1165; Peabody Genealogy p.407; City Directories - Newton MA 1911: Peabody Miss Margaret b 37 Perkins W.N.;
New York Passenger Lists - Arrival Date: 13 Mar 1936, Port of Departure: Nassau Bahamas, Ship Name: Carinthia, Port of Arrival: New York, New York; Arrival Date: 12 Mar 1937, Port of Departure: Nassau Bahamas, Ship Name: Carinthia, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
census: 1900 Ellery Peabody, 1910 Ellery Peabody, 1920 Otto Snyder, 1930 Otto Snyder
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Otto von Schrader Snyder
general: Groton Avery Clan p.1165; New York Passenger Lists - Arrival Date: 13 Mar 1936, Port of Departure: Nassau Bahamas, Ship Name: Carinthia, Port of Arrival: New York, New York; Arrival Date: 12 Mar 1937, Port of Departure: Nassau Bahamas, Ship Name: Carinthia, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
education: Who Was Who in America. Volume 7, 1977-1981 - student Harvard Scientific Sch., 1903-05; E.E., Cornell U., 1908
occupation: Who Was Who in America. Volume 7, 1977-1981 - Meter tester Pawtucket Electric Co., 1908-10; elec. engr. Tacoma Ry. Co., 1910-11; meter supt. Seattle Elec. Co., 1911-13; supt. Houghton County, Mich., 1913-17; commercial mgr. Adirondack Electric Power Corp., 1917-21; gen. supt. Adirondack Power & Light Corp., 1921-25; gen. mgr., 1925-27; exec. v.p. N.Y. Power & Light Corp., 1927-29, pres. since 1929; v.p. and dir. Niagara Hudson Power Corp.
census: 1920 Otto Snyder, 1930 Otto Snyder
military: World War I Draft Registration
birth: New York Passenger Lists
death: Social Security Death Index; Florida Death Index, 1936-1998
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Ellery6 Peabody
general: Groton Avery Clan p.1165; Peabody Genealogy p.407
census: 1900 Ellery Peabody, 1910 Ellery Peabody
military: World War I Honor Roll - Sergeant, U.S. Army, 101st Field Artillery Regiment, 26th Infantry Division
death: City Directory, Newton MA 1919; World War I Honor Roll; First Unitarian Society in Newton (MA) has a stained glass window illustrating "The Arming of the Christian Knight" which bears witness to the battlefield death of Ellery Peabody, Jr.  The Peabody window was dedicated in memory of a young member who died while serving in World War I.
burial: Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Cemetery, Plot A Row 26 Grave 7
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Avery Sherburne6 Peabody
general: Groton Avery Clan p.1165
census: 1910 Ellery Peabody, 1920 Ellery Peabody, 1930 Hotel Bellevue
death: Social Security Death Index; Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2001
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Annie Peabody
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.816-17; Peabody Genealogy p.260;
census: 1900 John Avery, 1910 John Avery, 1920 Annie P. Avery, 1930 Annie P. Avery
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John5 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.392; Groton Avery Clan p.816-17
occupation: civil engineer, construction
census: 1900 John Avery, 1910 John Avery, 1920 Annie P. Avery, 1930 John Avery
military: World War I Draft Registration
death: Social Security Death Index
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Margaret C. [--?--]
census: 1920 Annie P. Avery, 1930 John Avery
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Infant3 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.344
burial: gravestone, Dell Cemetery, Wilbraham MA
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Benjamin3 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.344; Groton Avery Clan p.314; History of Montville p.522
burial: gravestone, Dell Cemetery, Wilbraham MA
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Simeon3 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.344; Groton Avery Clan p.314; History of Montville p.522
burial: gravestone, Dell Cemetery, Wilbraham MA
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Elizabeth3 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.344; Groton Avery Clan p.314; History of Montville p.522
burial: gravestone, Dell Cemetery, Wilbraham MA
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John Roper
general: Averys of Groton p.367; Groton Avery Clan p.504-05
occupation: clergyman
burial: gravestone, Dell Cemetery, Wilbraham MA
marriage: Intention:Wilbraham VR, Holbrook
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John4 Roper
general: Averys of Groton p.367; Groton Avery Clan p.505
census: 1850 Abraham Avery, 1860 George C. Rand, 1880 John H. Roper, 1900 John Roper
death: Illinois Statewide Death Index, Pre–1916; Chicago Daily Tribune, 27 Sep 1903
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 237 p.236 (NEHGS)
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Adeline Stowell
census: 1880 John H. Roper, 1900 John Roper, 1920 Adeline Roper
death: New York Times, 16 Jun 1928
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 237 p.236 (NEHGS)
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John5 Roper
occupation: executive, export and importing (1920)
census: 1880 John H. Roper, 1900 John Roper, 1920 John Roper
death: New York Times, 8 Mar 1926
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Eleanor5 Roper
general: Chicago Daily Tribune, 3 Jul 1901: American Library Conference - Delegates from Chicago, Crerar Library;
Passenger Lists -
Arrival Date: 8 Oct 1923, Port of Departure: Cherbourg France, Ship Name: President Adams, Port of Arrival: New York, New York;
Arrival Date: 19 Apr 1935, Port of Departure: Kingston Jamaica; Ship Name: Granada, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
name: AKA Nell Roper
education: Armour Institute of Technology Department of Library Economy
occupation: librarian
census: 1880 John H. Roper, 1900 John Roper, 1920 Eleanor Roper
birth: Passenger Lists
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Julia Avery5 Roper
general: Passenger List -
Arrival Date: 03 Aug 1938, Port of Departure: Boulogne Sur Mer, France, Ship Name: Statendam, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
occupation: artist
census: 1880 John H. Roper, 1900 John Roper, 1910 Julia A. Roper, 1920 Adeline Roper
birth: Passenger List
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Thomas Avery5 Roper
general: Passenger Lists -
Arrival Date: 1 Oct 1933, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Georgic, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts
Arrival Date: 16 Aug 1935, Port of Departure: Southampton England, Ship Name: Rotterdam, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Arrival Date: 08 Mar 1937, Port of Departure: Barbados, Ship Name: Fort Townshend, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
education: B.S. degree Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1910
occupation: associated for several years with Chase Securities Corporation.
census: 1900 John Roper
military: World War I Draft Registration; World War II Draft Registration.  During WWI he was a liaison officer of the American forces attached to the British War Office.  He received a British citation for bravery for his service.
birth: Cook Co. IL Vital Records 1889 no.1668
death: New York Times, 3 Aug 1946; He died in St. Joseph's Hospital after an automobile accident. He resided in Bridgewater CT.
children: No children are mentioned in his obituary.
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Margaret Carr
general: Passenger Lists -
Arrival Date: 1 Oct 1933, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Georgic, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts
Arrival Date: 16 Aug 1935, Port of Departure: Southampton England, Ship Name: Rotterdam, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Arrival Date: 08 Mar 1937, Port of Departure: Barbados, Ship Name: Fort Townshend, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
birth: Passenger Lists
death: Social Security Death Index; California Death Index, 1940-1997
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Julia4 Roper
general: Averys of Groton p.367; Groton Avery Clan p.505
name: Although Groton Avery Clan calls her Elizabeth, Averys of Groton and her death record call her Julia.
death: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 32 p.170 (NEHGS)
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Abraham3 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.344, 367-71; Groton Avery Clan p.314, 505-06; New England Historic Genealogical Register Vol. 48 p.87; History of Montville p.522
occupation: printer, see A Chronology of a Boston Printing Company
census: 1850 Abm Avery, 1860 Abraham Avery, 1870 Abraham Avey, 1880 Abraham Avery
birth: Wilbraham VR, Holbrook Book 2, p.149
burial: Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge MA - Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (NEHGS) Birth record from gravestone
marriage: Middletown Vital Records from Barbour, 1668-1852
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Margaret Cook Camp
general: Averys of Groton p.370; Groton Avery Clan p.505-06
census: 1860 Abraham Avery, 1870 Abraham Avey, 1880 Abraham Avery
birth: Middletown Vital Records from Barbour, 1668-1852
death: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 420 p.36 (NEHGS)
burial: Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge MA - Vital Records of Cambridge, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 (NEHGS) Birth record from gravestone
marriage: Middletown Vital Records from Barbour, 1668-1852
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Annie4 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.371; Groton Avery Clan p.506, 817; History of Montville p.522;
Boston Passenger Lists:
Arrival Date: 18 Sep 1903, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Commonwealth, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
Arrival Date: 17 Jun 1906, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Cymric, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
Arrival Date: 13 Sep 1911, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Franconia, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
Arrival Date: 22 Sep 1914, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Franconia, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
Arrival Date: 28 Apr 1922. Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Samaria, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts
census: 1860 Abraham Avery, 1870 Abraham Avey, 1880 Abraham Avery, 1900 Annie A. Whidden, 1910 Robert Wallace, 1920 Thomas Whidden
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 198 p.180 (NEHGS), Births recorded in Boston 1856 (gives her birthplace as Middletown CT)
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol.327, p.163 (NEHGS)
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Thomas Marvin Whidden
general: Groton Avery Clan p.817;
City Directory, Boston 1890:
Thomas M. Whidden 1 Washington h at Newton Centre Business Name: Whidden, Curtin, & Co.
T. M. Whidden; J. Curtin; A. H. Seaver, 1 to 9 Washington, Business Name: Whidden Curtin, & Co. Occupation: furniture
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 44 p.84 (NEHGS)
death: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 419 p.299 (NEHGS); cause of death typhoid fever; Middlesex County, Massachusetts Probate Index, 1871-1909 (Part A-K): Thomas M. Whidden, Newton, 1891, Administration, #29721
burial: Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge MA
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol.327, p.163 (NEHGS)
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Thomas Avery5 Whidden
general: Groton Avery Clan p.817; Captain Hugh Mason genealogy;
Passenger Lists:
Arrival Date: 18 Sep 1903, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Commonwealth, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
Arrival Date: 28 Feb 1937, Port of Departure: Hamilton Bermuda, Ship Name: Queen of Bermuda, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
education: graduated Harvard University, 1905
occupation: clerk, office work (1910); clerk, dry goods (1920); manager, shoe co. (1930)
census: 1900 Annie A. Whidden, 1900 Thomas A. Whidden, 1910 Thomas C. Whidden, 1920 Thomas Whidden, 1930 Thomas Whidden
military: World War I Draft Registration
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 332 p.270 (NEHGS); all other records give his birth month as September; Vol. 341 p. 277 may be a correction of the original birth record (image is not yet available)
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Marguerite Mason
general: Captain Hugh Mason genealogy;
Passenger Lists:
Arrival Date: 28 Feb 1937, Port of Departure: Hamilton Bermuda, Ship Name: Queen of Bermuda, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
census: 1930 Thomas Whidden
marriage(1): She first married Leon Seward Field, son of John Seward Field & Janet MacKenzie, on 22 Feb 1912 in Brookline, Mass. He was born Canton, Mass., on 11 Jul 1888 and died Providence, R. I., on 12 Oct 1927. They had two children:
John Mason Field. Born Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, on 25 Sep 1913. Died Boston, Mass., on 3 Mar 1925
Richard Seward Field. Born Boston, Mass., on 11 Apr 1919. He was adopted by his step-father and his name changed to Richard Mason Whidden.
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Margaret5 Whidden
general: Groton Avery Clan p.817; Huntington family, Supplement p.43;
Passenger Lists:
Arrival Date: 18 Sep 1903, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Commonwealth, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
Arrival Date: 17 Jun 1906, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Cymric, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts
census: 1900 Annie A. Whidden, 1910 Robert Wallace, 1920 Robert Wallace, 1930 Robert Wallace
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 341 p.276 (NEHGS)
death: Utah Death Index, 1905-1951
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 587 p.624 (NEHGS)
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Robert Wallace
general: Huntington family, p.87, Supplement p.43; Groton Avery Clan p.817
occupation: mining engineer (1910/1920); asst. supt U.S. Smelter (1918); superintendent, lead smelter (1930)
census: 1910 Robert Wallace, 1920 Robert Wallace, 1930 Robert Wallace
military: World War I Draft Registration
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 587 p.624 (NEHGS)
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Robert Avery5 Whidden
general: Groton Avery Clan p.817;
Passenger Lists:
Arrival Date: 18 Sep 1903, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Commonwealth, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
Arrival Date: 13 Sep 1911, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Franconia, Port of Arrival: Boston Massachusetts;
census: 1900 Annie A. Whidden, 1920 Robert A. Whidden, 1930 Robert A. Whidden
military: World War I Draft Registration
death: City Directory - Newton MA 1955
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1914 Marriage p.675 no.89
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Elizabeth Frances Drinkwater
general: Passenger Lists:
Arrival Date: 25 Apr 1911, Port of Departure: Genoa Italy, Ship Name: Romanic, Port of Arrival: Boston, Massachusetts
Arrival Date: 2 Jul 1913, Port of Departure: Liverpool England, Ship Name: Franconia, Port of Arrival: Boston, Massachusetts

City Directories -
Newton 1955/1957/1959/1963: Whidden Eliz F (wid Robt A) h 114 Temple WN

census: 1920 Robert A. Whidden, 1930 Robert A. Whidden
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1914 Marriage p.675 no.89
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Robert G.6 Whidden
general: City Directories -
Newton 1940: Whidden Robert G r 83 Bonad Rd WN
Newton 1943: Whidden Robert G (Julia L) airline pilot h 25 Cotter rd W
education: grad Dartmouth College 1939
census: 1920 Robert A. Whidden, 1930 Robert A. Whidden
death: City Directory - Newton MA 1945; Newton Graphic 26 Aug 1943
burial: Newton Cemetery, Newton MA
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William Smithson4 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.371; Groton Avery Clan p.506; History of Montville p.522
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 116 p.32 (NEHGS)
burial: Mt. Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge MA
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Kate Camp4 Avery
general: Averys of Groton p.371; Groton Avery Clan p.506, 817-18; History of Montville p.522
census: 1870 Abraham Avey, 1880 Abraham Avery, 1900 Frank Hallock, 1910 Frank K. Hallock, 1920 Frank K. Hallock
birth: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910 Vol. 143 p.196 (NEHGS)
burial: Find-A-Grave: West Cemetery, Cromwell CT
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Frank Kirkwood Hallock
general: Groton Avery Clan p.817; Hallock genealogy p.305, 572, 639
census: 1900 Frank Hallock, 1910 Frank K. Hallock, 1920 Frank K. Hallock, 1930 Frank K. Hallock
burial: Find-A-Grave: West Cemetery, Cromwell CT
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Winthrop Avery5 Hallock
general: Groton Avery Clan p.818; Hallock genealogy p.305
census: 1900 Frank Hallock, 1910 Frank K. Hallock, 1920 Frank K. Hallock
burial: Find-A-Grave: West Cemetery, Cromwell CT
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Abraham Avery5 Hallock
general: Groton Avery Clan p.818; Hallock genealogy p.305
census: 1900 Frank Hallock, 1910 Frank K. Hallock, 1920 William O. Cox
military: World War I Draft Registration; World War II Draft Registration
death: Connecticut Death Index, 1949-2001
burial: Find-A-Grave: West Cemetery, Cromwell CT
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Elizabeth M. Paul
burial: Find-A-Grave: West Cemetery, Cromwell CT
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Mary5 Hallock
general: Groton Avery Clan p.818; Hallock genealogy p.305;
Passenger Lists Arrival Date: 12 Sep 1937, Port of Departure: Cobh Ireland, Ship Name: Britannic, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
census: 1900 Frank Hallock, 1910 Frank K. Hallock, 1920 Frank K. Hallock
birth: Passenger List
death: City Directory - Providence RI 1959
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Sinclair Wallace Armstrong
general: Hallock genealogy p.305; Encyclopedia Brunonia;
Passenger List - Arrival Date: 12 Sep 1937, Port of Departure: Cobh Ireland, Ship Name: Britannic, Port of Arrival: New York, New York
occupation: Master in St. George's School, Newport, R.I.; Professor of Modern European History at Brown University
military: World War I Draft Registration; served in the Field Artillery
birth: Passenger List
death: City Directory - Providence RI 1960
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Leonard Avery5 Hallock
general: Groton Avery Clan p.818; Hallock genealogy p.305
education: A.B. Harvard University 1922, M.D. Yale School of Medicine 1926
occupation: physician
census: 1900 Frank Hallock, 1910 Frank K. Hallock, 1930 Leonard Hallock
military: World War I Draft Registration; served in war
burial: Find-A-Grave: West Cemetery, Cromwell CT
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Elizabeth5 Hallock
general: Groton Avery Clan p.818; Hallock genealogy p.305
census: 1910 Frank K. Hallock, 1930 James G. Vermillion
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James Galbraith Vermillion
general: Hallock genealogy p.305;
City Directories -
Middletown RI 1935: Vermillion James G (Elizabeth H) master St. George's School h Purgatory rd
Tiverton, Portsmouth, Middletown & Little Compton RI 1937:
Vermillion James G (Elizabeth H) master St. George's Sch h Kane av Mid
education: Princeton University
census: 1930 James G. Vermillion
military: Ohio Military Men, 1917-18; World War I Draft Registration
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Belinda Cordelia Brewer
general: Averys of Groton p.344; Groton Avery Clan p.314; L.M. Boltwood, Genealogies of Hadley Families. Metcalf & Company. Northampton. 1862, p.16.
name: In most records she is known as Cordelia.
census: 1860 Samuel S. Ward, 1870 Sam'l L. Ward
death: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Vol. 293, p.73 (NEHGS)
burial: Dell Cemetery, Wilbraham MA (gravestone; Find-A-Grave)
marriage: Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910, Vol. 60, p.289 (NEHGS)
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