Family and Ancestors of Mark Dana Aubrey


Walter Major BECKWITH [Parents] was born on 15 Nov 1897 in Stockbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 5 Oct 1974 in Lenox, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He was buried in Becket, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. Walter married Beatrice Adelaide HODLIN on 29 Nov 1917 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

1920 US Census:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV9V-NVC : accessed 17 January 2019), Walter Beckwith in household of Phillip R Jenkins, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States; citing ED 156, sheet 1A, line 48, family 14, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1254; FHL microfilm 1,821,254.

OBITUARY:
 BECKET, BERKSHIRE Co., MA - Mr. Walter Major Beckwith, (76y) d: October 05, 1974 - of Washington Mountain Road died after being stricken while raking leaves, at the home of a friend in Lenox Saturday morning.  Born in Stockbridge, the son of Russell and Laura Barker Beckwith, he attended Stockbridge schools, and then lived in Great Barrington, until 1947, when he moved to Becket.  Mr. Beckwith, a self-employed mason, was the builder of the Old Stone house on Washington Mountain road. He retired in 1966.  He leaves his wife, the former Ruth Corey, to whom he was married 39 years this past July 4th.  He also leaves three sons, Preston C. Beckwith of Becket, David M. Beckwith of Poway, Calif., and Fred C. Beckwith with the United States Army in Ft. Ord., Calif; five daughters, Mrs. Laura Tobbiason of Blossvale, N.Y., Mrs. Katherine Cummings of Florida, Mrs. Cassie Cowan and Mrs. Jane R. Kelley of Richmond and Mrs. Vivian McQuillan of Chester; one brother, Robert H. Beckwith of Great Barrington, 33 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.  Another son, Walter Everett Beckwith of North Adams, drowned a few years ago.

The Berkshire Eagle - Pitts., Berk. Co., MA - Mo:10:07:1974 - 19:5.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 17 January 2019), memorial page for Walter Major Beckwith (15 Nov 1897–5 Oct 1974), Find A Grave Memorial no. 135830033, citing North Becket Cemetery, Becket, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by J. A. Romeo (contributor 48147532) .

Beatrice Adelaide HODLIN [Parents] was born on 12 Dec 1900 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. Beatrice married Walter Major BECKWITH on 29 Nov 1917 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

Beatrice was counted in a census in 1910 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. She was counted in a census in 1920 in Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States.

BIRTH:
"Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FXFW-9W5 : 11 March 2018), Beatrice Hodlin, 12 Dec 1900, Pittsfield, Massachusetts; citing reference ID #v 496 p 127, Massachusetts Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 1,843,718.

1910 US Census:
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2NN-1HH : accessed 17 January 2019), Beatrice Hodlin in household of Stephen D Hodlin, Pittsfield Ward 1, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 68, sheet 5A, family 91, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 573; FHL microfilm 1,374,586.

1920 US Census:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MV9V-NVZ : accessed 17 January 2019), Beatrice Beckwith in household of Phillip R Jenkins, Mexico, Oswego, New York, United States; citing ED 156, sheet 1A, line 49, family 14, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1254; FHL microfilm 1,821,254.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE:
"Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:23YX-ZD4 : 15 October 2017), Walter Major Beckwith and Beatrice Adelaide Hodlin, 29 Nov 1917; citing Marriage, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, certificate number 462, page 137, State Archives, Boston.

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"Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q282-Y9R2 : 28 November 2018), Walter Major Beckwith and Beatrice Adelaide Hodlin, 29 Nov 1917; citing Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 234,554.

They had the following children.

  F i Laura Adelaide BECKWITH.
  M ii Walter Everett BECKWITH.

George Melvin RICHARDS was born in Cal 1879 in Benton, Kennebec, Maine, United States. He died on 6 Sep 1954 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. George married Ivy Francis HODLIN on 4 Nov 1911 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

Ivy Francis HODLIN [Parents] was born on 21 Apr 1893 in Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States. She died on 7 Feb 1964 in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States. Ivy married George Melvin RICHARDS on 4 Nov 1911 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
OSBORNE, Charles F.

1900 US Census:
"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M95F-6NK : accessed 23 April 2018), Ivy F Hodlen in household of Stephen D Hodlen, Pittsfield city Ward 1, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 64, sheet 5B, family 95, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,632.

1910 US Census:
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2NN-1HW : accessed 17 January 2019), Ivy Hodlin in household of Stephen D Hodlin, Pittsfield Ward 1, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 68, sheet 5A, family 91, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 573; FHL microfilm 1,374,586.

DEATH:
"Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPSP-KBK7 : 6 February 2019), Ivy Hodlin Osborne, 7 Feb 1964; Death, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE:
The Berkshire Eagle, 06 Nov 1911
Wedding and Death In Same Family
 The marriage of Miss Ivy F. Hodlin of 78 Lake avenue and George Marvin Richards of Greenville, Ma., took place at 8 o'clock Saturday evening at the Methodist Episcopal Church parsonage.  Rev. J. A. Hamilton performed the wedding.  The couple were unattended.  The bride was dressed in light blue silk.  The wedding was a small one on  account of the death of the bride's grandfather, John Hodlin, who died Saturday morning at the home of his son, 78 Lave avenue, and whose funeral was held yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the home.  Mr. and Mrs. Richards will be at home at 68 Lake avenue after Tuesday, November 14.  The groom is a carpenter, and is employed at the Stanley plant.

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Springfield Republican, 06 Nov 1911
 Miss Ivy F. Hodlin of 78 Lake street and George Marvin Richards of Greenville, Me, were married at 8 o'clock Saturday night at the Methodist church parsonage.  The ceremony  was performed by Rev. J. A. Hamilton.  The coulpe were unattended.  The groom is a carpenter and has secured a position at the Stanley plant.

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"Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q282-TR2R : 28 November 2018), George Melvin Richards and Ivy Frances Hodlin, 04 Nov 1911; citing Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 234,554.

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"Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q282-TR2R : 28 November 2018), George Melvin Richards and Ivy Frances Hodlin, 04 Nov 1911; citing Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 234,554.

They had the following children.

  F i Mildred Francis RICHARDS.
  M ii Lewis Stephen RICHARDS.
  M iii George Melvin RICHARDS Jr..

Willis James HODLIN [Parents] was born 1 on 28 Sep 1878 in Montpelier, Washington, Vermont, United States. He died on 24 Nov 1962 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He was buried in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. Willis married Ethelyn Cora LANE on 29 Jun 1905 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

Willis was counted in a census in 1880 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States. He was counted in a census in 1892 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States. He was counted in a census in 1900 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He was counted in a census in 1910 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He was counted in a census in 1920 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He was counted in a census in 1930 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He was counted in a census in 1940 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. He was interred at the Pittsfield cemetery in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

Other marriages:
KINNE, Blanche Rovilla

BIRTH:
"Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XF45-XBD : 6 November 2017), Willis Hadlin, 28 Sep 1878, Birth; State Capitol Building, Montpelier; FHL microfilm 540,096.

MILITARY:
"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZNQ-DHC : 13 March 2018), Willis James Hodlin, 1917-1918; citing Pittsfield City, Massachusetts, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,674,426.

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"United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V12F-Q97 : 9 March 2018), Willis James Hodlin, 1942; citing NARA microfilm publication M1936, M1937, M1939, M1951, M1962, M1964, M1986, M2090, and M2097 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

1880 US Census:
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZZX-V8Q : 20 August 2017), Willis J Hodlin in household of Stephen D Hodlin, Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States; citing enumeration district ED 17, sheet 240D, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0819; FHL microfilm 1,254,819.

1892 New York State Census:
"New York State Census, 1892," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQ9G-NL8 : 11 March 2018), Willis Hodlin, 1892; citing Chazy, E.D. 02, county offices, New York; FHL microfilm 863,412.

1900 US Census:
"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M95F-6NJ : accessed 23 April 2018), Willis J Hodlen in household of Stephen D Hodlen, Pittsfield city Ward 1, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 64, sheet 5B, family 95, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,632.

1910 US Census:
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch(https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2NJ-R5P : accessed 14 November 2018), Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield Ward 3, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 72, sheet 2B, family 44, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 573; FHL microfilm 1,374,586.

1920 US Census:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXTK-VFN : accessed 14 November 2018), Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield Ward 3, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing ED 61, sheet 9A, line 38, family 164, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 680; FHL microfilm 1,820,680.

1930 US Census:
"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XQ2R-82Z : accessed 14 November 2018), Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 56, sheet 11A, line 29, family 205, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 885; FHL microfilm 2,340,620.

1940 US Census:
"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K46B-R7N : 15 March 2018), Willis J Hodlin, Ward 3, Pittsfield, Pittsfield City, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 2-96, sheet 1A, line 30, family 9, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1569.

SSDI:
"United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JB27-YZ6 : 19 May 2014), Willis Hodlin, Nov 1962; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

OBITUARY:
The Berkshire Eagle - Monday, 26 Nov 1962

Willis J. Hodlin
 Willis J. Hodlin, 84, of 88 Newell St. died Saturday morning at his home.
 Born in Chalet, Vt., he lived here most of his life and had been employed by the General Electric Co. 45 years, retiring 12 years ago.  He was a member of the First Methodist Church, Mystic Lodge of Masons, Mount Greylock Lodge of Odd Fellow, Collina Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star, GE Quarter Century Club and GE Pensioners Club.
 Besides his wife, the former Blanche Kinne, he leaves a sister, Mrs. Walter Ringie of Pittsfield, and several nephews and nieces.
 Services will be tomorrow afternoon at 2 at the Wellington Funeral Home.  The Rev. Jesse S. Greene, pastor of First Methodist Church, will officiate.  Burial will be in Pittsfield Cemetery.
 Friends may call at the funeral home today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9.   Members of the Mystic Lodge of Masons will meet at the funeral home this evening at 8 to conduct a Masonic service.
 The omission of flowers is requested.

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The Berkshire Eagle
Tuesday, 27 Nov 1962 (page 15)

Willis J. Hodlin
 Services for Willis J. Hodlin were held this afternoon at the Wellington Funeral Home.  The Rev. Jesse S. Greene, pastor of the First Methodist Church, officiated.  Burial was in Pittsfield Cemetery.
 Bearers were Stephen G. Wooliver, Richard T. Johnson, Richard B. Shipton, Charles R. Chapel, Arthur W. Linke and John O. Cross.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 10 April 2018), memorial page for Willis James Hodlin (28 Sep 1878–24 Nov 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114025130, citing Pittsfield Cemetery, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by J. A. Romeo (contributor 48147532) .

Ethelyn Cora LANE [Parents] was born on 20 Jan 1881 1. She died 1 in Dec 1951 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. She was buried 1 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. Ethelyn married Willis James HODLIN on 29 Jun 1905 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

Ethelyn was counted in a census in 1910 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. She was counted in a census in 1920 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. She was counted in a census in 1930 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. She was counted in a census in 1940 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. She was interred at the Pittsfield cemetery in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

1910 US Census:
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M2NJ-R55 : accessed 21 April 2018), Ethelyn Hodlin in household of Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield Ward 3, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 72, sheet 2B, family 44, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 573; FHL microfilm 1,374,586.

1920 US Census:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXTK-VFJ : accessed 14 November 2018), Ethelyn Hodlin in household of Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield Ward 3, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing ED 61, sheet 9A, line 39, family 164, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 680; FHL microfilm 1,820,680.

1930 US Census:
"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XQ2R-828 : accessed 14 November 2018), Ethelyn Hodlin in household of Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 56, sheet 11A, line 30, family 205, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 885; FHL microfilm 2,340,620.

1940 US Census:
"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K46B-R7J : 15 March 2018), Ethelvn C Hodlin in household of Willis J Hodlin, Ward 3, Pittsfield, Pittsfield City, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 2-96, sheet 1A, line 31, family 9, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1569.

OBITUARY:
The Berkshire Eagle
Monday - 03 December, 1951 (page 8)

Mrs. Willis Hodlin
 Mrs. Ethelyn C. Hodlin, 70, wife of Willis J. Hodlin of 88 Newell Street, died Saturday night at her home following a long illness.
 A native of Great Barrington, Mrs. Hodlin was born Jan 20, 1881, daught of George W. and Harriet Simpson Lane and spent most of her life in Pittsfield.  She was a member of the First Methodist Church and the Ruth Circle and the Friendly Circle.  She also belonged to the Collina Chapter, Oder of the Eastern Star and the helping Hand Society.  Mrs. Hodlin was active in the Bobby Kidney Sunshine Club and was adept in needle work.
 Survivors are her husband and several cousins.
 Funeral services will be held at the Wellington Funeral Home Wednesday afternoon at 2.  Burial will be in the Pittsfield Cemetery.
 The family will meet friends at the funeral home tonight and tomorrow evening from 7 to 9; also tomorrow afternoon from 2 to 4.

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The Berkshire Eagle
Tuesday - 04 December, 1951 (page 12)

Mrs. Ethelyn Hodlin
 Funeral services for Mrs. Ethelyn Hodlin will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 at the Wellington Funeral Home.  Rev C. Walter Kessler, D.D., pastor of the First Methodist Church, will officiate.  Burial will be in the Pittsfield Cemetery.
 The family will meet friends at the funeral home this afternoon from 2 to 4 and from 7 to 9 this evening.

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The Berkshire County Eagle
Wednesday - 05 December, 1951 (page 18)

Mrs. Ethelyn C. Hodlin
 Funeral services for Mrs. Ethelyn C. Hodlin were held this afternoon at 2 at the Wellington Funeral Home.  Rev C. Walter Kessler, D.D., pastor of the First Methodist Church, officiated.  Bearers were Harry J. Tripp, Harold A. Ross, Frederick W. Tanner, William B. Preston, Melvin O. Darling and Herbert R. Miller.  Burial was in the Pittsfield Cemetery.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 10 April 2018), memorial page for Ethelyn C Hodlin (1881–1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 182406136, citing Pittsfield Cemetery, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by William Herrick (contributor 47354460) .

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE:
"Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FC9J-TP3 : 27 September 2017), Willis James Hodlin and Ethelyn Cora Lane, 29 Jun 1905; citing Marriage, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, , town clerk offices, Massachusetts; FHL microfilm 234,553.

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"Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N4H7-772 : 24 May 2018), Willisjames Hodlin and Ethelyn Cora Lane, 29 Jun 1905; citing Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,057,621.


Lawrence Gussie PUCKETT was born in 1884. He died in 1962. He was buried in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Lawrence married Lottie Mae HODLIN on 24 May 1905 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 20 December 2018), memorial page for Lawrence Gussie Puckett (1884–1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38952588, citing West Street Cemetery, Milford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Agate (contributor 47046935) .

Lottie Mae HODLIN [Parents] was born on 5 Oct 1887 in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 12 May 1946 in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She was buried in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Lottie married Lawrence Gussie PUCKETT on 24 May 1905 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

Lottie was counted in a census in 1900 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 20 December 2018), memorial page for Lottie May Hodlin Puckett (5 Oct 1888–13 May 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38952610, citing West Street Cemetery, Milford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Agate (contributor 47046935) .

They had the following children.

  F i
Theodora P. "Dora" PUCKETT was born on 13 Oct 1925 in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 5 Aug 2011 in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

OBITUARY:
Theodora P. 'Dora' French
Telegraph, The (Nashua, NH) - Sunday, August 7, 2011

  Theodora P. "Dora" French, 85, a longtime Hudson resident and widow of Maurice R. French, died early Friday morning, August 5, 2011 at Greenbriar Terrace in Nashua, after a period of declining health.
 Mrs. French was born in Nashua on October 13, 1925, a daughter of the late Lawrence G. and Lottie M. (Hodlin) Puckett. Dora grew up in the Crown Hill neighborhood of this city and was a graduate of Nashua High School, Class of 1943.
 Dora and Maurice were married May 30, 1947 and made their home at 95 Ferry Street in Hudson for many years. Mrs. French was a secretary at French Insurance Agency in Hudson for several years and was previously employed as a clerical worker at Nashua Corporation and Weight Watchers.
 A member of the Arlington Street United Methodist Church for many years, Dora was actively involved in many church affairs including Church Women United, the Questers Class and the Couples Club. Mrs. French was a member of the Hudson Fortnightly Club and was a former Girl Scout Leader.
 In addition to her husband Maurice who died June 7, 1984, Dora was predeceased by three brothers, Theodore P., Irving L. and Glendon F. Puckett; and a sister, Glenna V. Snow.
 Members of her family include two daughters, Deborah A. Smith and Susan Viens and her husband Ronald all of Hudson; two grandsons, Jeffrey Smith and his wife Melinda (Yebba) Smith of Hudson and Jameson Viens of Boston; a sister, Serdena Cameron of Olive Branch, Mississippi; a sister-in-law, Thelma Puckett of Nashua; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
 SERVICES: Calling hours will be held on Monday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the FARWELL FUNERAL HOME, 18 Lock Street, Nashua. Her funeral service will be held in the Arlington Street United Methodist Church, 63 Arlington Street, Nashua, Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. The Rev. Bruce Bradshaw, Pastor, will officiate.
 Interment will follow at Hills Farms Cemetery in Hudson. Friends are invited to attend. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Arlington Street United Methodist Church. Arrangements are in the care of the FARWELL FUNERAL SERVICE. (603) 882-0591. (www.farwellfuneral.com).

Telegraph, The () , obit for Theodora P. 'Dora' French, GenealogyBank.com (https://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/138F7CC6C80F00E8-138F7CC6C80F00E8 : accessed 3 May 2019)

Walter Lyman MAIN [Parents] was born on 14 Mar 1886 in New Hampshire, United States. Walter married Rose Emma HODLIN "Rosie" on 14 Mar 1908 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

MILITARY:
"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZND-Y4Z : 13 March 2018), Walter Lyman Main, 1917-1918; citing Leominster City no 14, Massachusetts, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,684,563.

1910 US Census:
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLZH-R5Z : accessed 21 May 2018), Walter L Main, Nashua Ward 3, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 164, sheet 3B, family 64, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 863; FHL microfilm 1,374,876.

1920 US Census:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF9J-8TT : accessed 21 May 2018), Walter L Main, Clinton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States; citing ED 21, sheet 15A, line 16, family 296, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 745; FHL microfilm 1,820,745.

Rose Emma "Rosie" HODLIN [Parents] was born on 6 Jun 1890 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 4 Nov 1937 in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She was buried in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Rosie married Walter Lyman MAIN on 14 Mar 1908 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

Rosie was counted in a census in 1900 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She was interred at the West Street cemetery in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

1910 US Census:
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLZH-R58 : accessed 21 May 2018), Rose Main in household of Walter L Main, Nashua Ward 3, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 164, sheet 3B, family 64, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 863; FHL microfilm 1,374,876.

1920 US Census:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF9J-8TY : accessed 21 May 2018), Rose E Main in household of Walter L Main, Clinton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States; citing ED 21, sheet 15A, line 17, family 296, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 745; FHL microfilm 1,820,745.

DEATH:
"New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FSJS-5XS : 10 March 2018), Walter L. Main in entry for Rose Hodlin Main, 04 Nov 1937; citing Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, Bureau Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord; FHL microfilm 2,110,687

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 05 April 2018), memorial page for Rose Hodlin Main (2 Jun 1890–4 Nov 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38952556, citing West Street Cemetery, Milford, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Agate (contributor 47046935) .

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE:
"New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLZ4-B8V : 27 September 2017), Walter L. Main and Rose E. Hodlin, 14 Mar 1908; citing Milford, , New Hampshire, Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics, Concord; FHL microfilm 2,069,574.

They had the following children.

  M i Donald Ransome MAIN was born on 25 Dec 1908. He died on 21 Aug 1971.
  F ii Frances MAIN.

George W. LANE was born in 1842. He died in 1892. He was buried in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. George married Harriet M. SIMPSON.

George was interred at the Pittsfield cemetery in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 14 November 2018), memorial page for George W Lane (1842–1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 182406019, citing Pittsfield Cemetery, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by William Herrick (contributor 47354460) .

Harriet M. SIMPSON was born in 1844 in New York, United States. She died in 1932. She was buried in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. Harriet married George W. LANE.

Harriet was counted in a census in 1920 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States. She was interred at the Pittsfield cemetery in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

1920 US Census:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXTK-VFV : accessed 14 November 2018), Harriet Lane in household of Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield Ward 3, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing ED 61, sheet 9A, line 40, family 164, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 680; FHL microfilm 1,820,680.

1930 US Census:
"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XQ2R-82D : accessed 14 November 2018), Harriet M Lane in household of Willis J Hodlin, Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 56, sheet 11A, line 31, family 205, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 885; FHL microfilm 2,340,620.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 14 November 2018), memorial page for Harriet M Lane (1844–1932), Find A Grave Memorial no. 182406054, citing Pittsfield Cemetery, Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by William Herrick (contributor 47354460) .

They had the following children.

  F i Ethelyn Cora LANE was born on 20 Jan 1881. She died in Dec 1951.

Napoleon B. LARAMOUR was born in Cal 1854 in New York, United States. Napoleon married Josephine E. HODLIN.

Napoleon was counted in a census in 1880 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States.

1880 US Census:
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZZX-D6Q : 20 August 2017), Napoleon Laramour, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 17, sheet 241B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0819; FHL microfilm 1,254,819.

Josephine E. HODLIN [Parents] was born 1 in Cal 1856 in New York, United States. She died 2 in Sep 1934 in Rouses Point, Clinton, New York, United States. Josephine married Napoleon B. LARAMOUR.

Josephine was counted in a census in 1860 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States. She was counted in a census in 1870 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States. She was counted in a census in 1880 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States.

1860 US Census:
"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCQV-6LG : 14 December 2017), Josephine E Hodlin in entry for John Hodlin, 1860.

1870 US Census:
"United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8FX-X5M : 12 April 2016), Josephine Hadlin in household of John Hadlin, New York, United States; citing p. 34, family 261, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,417.

1880 US Census:
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZZX-D67 : 20 August 2017), Josephine Laramour in entry for Napoleon Laramour, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 17, sheet 241B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0819; FHL microfilm 1,254,819.

OBITUARY:
Obituary taken from The North Countryman, Sept. 27, 1934

Mrs. Josephine Larmour Dies At Rouses Point

 Mrs. Josephine E. Larmour, 79 years of age, passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Earl Ingalls, in Rouses Point shortly after six o'clock Wednesday morning.  She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Hodlin and was born in Sciota, N.Y.
 Funeral services will be held at the Presbyterian Church in Rouses Point on Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock with the Rev. A. J. V. Durbin, pastor of the Presbyterian Church, and the Rev. Robert Fillmore, of the Methodist Church, officiating.

They had the following children.

  M i
Edmond N. LARAMOUR was born in Cal 1869 in New York, United States.

Edmond was counted in a census in 1880 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States.

1880 US Census:
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZZX-D6W : 20 August 2017), Edmund N Laramour in entry for Napoleon Laramour, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 17, sheet 241B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0819; FHL microfilm 1,254,819.
  F ii
Nellie J. LARAMOUR was born in Cal 1878 in New York, United States.

Nellie was counted in a census in 1880 in Chazy, Clinton, New York, United States.

1880 US Census:
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZZX-D64 : 20 August 2017), Nellie J Laramour in entry for Napoleon Laramour, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 17, sheet 241B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0819; FHL microfilm 1,254,819.
  F iii Mabel J. LARAMOUR was born in Cal 1881.

Wesley J. NICHOLS [Parents] was born 1 on 3 May 1875 in New York, United States. He died 2 on 23 Dec 1938. He was buried in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Wesley married Harriet M. WILKINS "Hattie" on 18 Mar 1902.

Wesley was counted in a census in 1880 in Mooers, Clinton, New York, United States. He was counted in a census in 1900 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. He was counted in a census in 1910 in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. He was interred at the Pine Grove cemetery in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

MILITARY:
"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZJQ-HP2 : 13 March 2018), Wesley John Nichols, 1917-1918; citing Hillsborough County no 2, New Hampshire, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,711,721.

1875 New York State Census:
"New York State Census, 1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VT85-VCN : 12 March 2018), John Nichols in household of John Nichols, Bellmont, Franklin, New York, United States; citing p. 24, line 10, State Library, Albany; FHL microfilm 878,020.

1880 US Census:
"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZZX-TDK : 20 August 2017), Wesley M Nichols in household of John W Nichols, Mooers, Clinton, New York, United States; citing enumeration district ED 27, sheet 386D, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0820; FHL microfilm 1,254,820.

1900 US Census:
"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3YC-PC9 : accessed 13 November 2018), Westley Nichols in household of William E Wyman, Milford town (north part), Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 115, sheet 8B, family 173, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,948.

1910 US Census:
"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLZN-GCJ : accessed 13 November 2018), Wesley J Nichols, Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 121, sheet 8A, family , NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 862; FHL microfilm 1,374,875.

BIOGRAPHY:
 Wesley married Hattie Wilkins, this being his first marriage and her third marriage. She was a divorcee when they married 18 March 1902 in Amherst, N.H. Wesley was working as a teamster and Hattie as a domestic. They were married by the clergyman, George A. Williams. Wesley suffered with chronic Myocarditis and general Orterdo Sclerosis. He died of a coronary embolism per F. L. Fletcher, M.D. of Milford N.H. Nathaniel F. Hooper, clerk of Mount Vernon N.H., issued a Transit Permit on December 23, 1938. Wesley was a retired quarryman who had worked at the stone quarry. He resided on Turnpike Road in Mount Vernon N.H. at the time of his death. He died at age 63 years, 7 months and 20 days per the death certificate and his birth date was calculated from this data. Leon C. Tucker of Milford N.H. was the funeral director.
 Hattie is the daughter of Farley Wilkins and Mary Shattuck. Wesley is the son of John Wesley Nichols and Lovica Allard, both born in Mooers Forks, Clinton County, N.Y.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 10 April 2018), memorial page for Wesley John Nichols (3 May 1875–23 Dec 1938), Find A Grave Memorial no. 132869715, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Brookline, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Leatrice Zina (contributor 47635715) .

Harriet M. "Hattie" WILKINS [Parents] was born 1 on 4 Feb 1875 in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She died 1 on 30 Jun 1949. She was buried in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Hattie married Wesley J. NICHOLS on 18 Mar 1902.

Hattie was interred at the Pine Grove cemetery in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 10 April 2018), memorial page for Hattie Wilkins Nichols (1875–1949), Find A Grave Memorial no. 167600010, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Brookline, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Rick Weaver (contributor 47178877) .

They had the following children.

  F i Elsie M. NICHOLS was born on 16 Jul 1911. She died on 24 Aug 1996.

Farley M. WILKINS was born in Cal 1852 in New Hampshire, United States. Farley married Mary SHATTUCK.

Mary SHATTUCK was born in Cal 1854 in New Hampshire, United States. Mary married Farley M. WILKINS.

They had the following children.

  M i
Charles M. WILKINS was born in Cal 1872 in New Hampshire, United States.
  F ii Harriet M. "Hattie" WILKINS was born on 4 Feb 1875. She died on 30 Jun 1949.

Raymond M. CHASE [Parents] was born 1 on 11 Aug 1910 in Oakham, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. He died in 1978. He was buried in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Raymond married 2 Elsie M. NICHOLS on 24 Feb 1931.

Raymond was interred at the Pine Grove cemetery in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 10 April 2018), memorial page for Raymond Chase (1910–1978), Find A Grave Memorial no. 167599918, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Brookline, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Rick Weaver (contributor 47178877) .

Elsie M. NICHOLS [Parents] was born 1 on 16 Jul 1911 in Mont Vernon, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 24 Aug 1996 in Milford, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Elsie married 1 Raymond M. CHASE on 24 Feb 1931.

Elsie was interred at the Pine Grove cemetery in Brookline, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

OBITUARY:
Mrs Elsie N Chase, 85
Obituary - Elsie N. Chase Worked at former Plain & Fancy Gift Shop in Milford

Telegraph, The (Nashua, NH) - Sunday, August 25, 1996

Elsie N. Chase, 85, of 189 Mont Vernon St., Milford, died Saturday, Aug. 24, 1996, at the Milford Medical Center.
She had been employed for a time at the former Plain & Fancy Gift Shop, Milford, Louise Gale Realty, Milford, and Kenmore Stamp Company also in Milford.
Mrs. Chase was born in Mont Vernon on July 16, 1911, daughter of Wesley and Hattie (Wilkins) Nichols. She had been a resident of Milford for more than 40 years and formerly resided in Mont Vernon.
Mrs. Chase was the widow of Raymond M. Chase who died in 1978.
Survivors include a brother-in- law, Paul Chase, of Dover; two nieces, Glenice LaCasse and Laura Wylie, both of Milford; two great- nieces, Nancy Frye and Ethel LaCasse, both of Milford; two great-nephews, John LaCasse of Fitchburg Mass., and Roy LaCasse of Canaan; also several great-great- nieces and great-great-nephews.
The Smith & Heald Funeral Home in Milford is in charge of arrangements.

Telegraph, The () , obit for Obituary - Elsie N. Chase Worked at former Plain & Fancy Gift Shop in Milford, GenealogyBank.com (https://www.genealogybank.com/doc/obituaries/obit/107DEE2773AC4DD3 : accessed 10 April 2018)

BURIAL:
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 10 April 2018), memorial page for Elsie N. Chase (1911–1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 167599903, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Brookline, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA ; Maintained by Rick Weaver (contributor 47178877) .

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