Elma Overly1

F, #75126, b. 8 August 1901
     Elma Overly was born on 8 August 1901 at Nelson, Kent Co., MI.1 She was the daughter of David Asa Overly and Ann Eliza Ball.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

2 May 1910Nelson, Kent Co., MI"Zelma" age 8, b. MI, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [S1204] Larry A. Isberg, "Francis Hurd - email 04," e-mail message from Larry A. Isberg (Rochester NH) to David G. Ball, 30 October 2010.
  2. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Nelson, Kent Co., MI, ED 130, Sheet 1A (stamped 137).

Charles H. Bradley1

M, #75127, b. circa 1877
     Charles H. Bradley was born circa 1877 at MI.2 He was the son of William Bradley and Mary Harrison.2 Charles H. Bradley married Clara Hensey, daughter of William Henry Hensey and Ann Eliza Ball, on 1 January 1905 at Sand Lake, Kent Co., MI.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

16 April 1910Pierson, Montcalm Co., MI"Charles" age 32, b. MI, odd job laborer, with wife Clara; living next to parents2

Children of Charles H. Bradley and Clara Hensey

Citations

  1. [S1242] Michigan Marriages 1822-1995, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Pierson, Montcalm Co., MI, ED 160, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 326).

Rhoda Watts1

F, #75128, b. circa 1858, d. 1947
     Rhoda Watts was born circa 1858.1 She married Henry Varney Knight, son of Stephen Knight and Lydia Wescott Johnson, on 19 November 1881.1 Rhoda Watts died in 1947.1

Citations

  1. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.

William Bradley1

M, #75129
     William Bradley married Mary Harrison.1

Child of William Bradley and Mary Harrison

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Pierson, Montcalm Co., MI, ED 160, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 326).

Mary Harrison1

F, #75130
     Mary Harrison married William Bradley.2

Child of Mary Harrison and William Bradley

Citations

  1. [S1242] Michigan Marriages 1822-1995, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Pierson, Montcalm Co., MI, ED 160, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 326).

George Millard Plummer1,2

M, #75131, b. 8 April 1879, d. 29 April 1959
     George Millard Plummer was born on 8 April 1879 at Addison, Washington Co., ME.3,4 He was the son of Bryce Tinning Plummer and Sarah J. Kelley.2,1 George Millard Plummer married Ada Lillian Knight, daughter of Henry Varney Knight and Clarissa Hall, on 24 February 1912 at Columbia Falls, Washington Co., ME.5 George Millard Plummer died on 29 April 1959 at Bangor, Penobscot Co., ME, at age 80.1 He was buried at Forest Hill Cemetery, Jonesboro, Washington Co., ME.1
     His father died not long after George's birth and George was adopted and raised by Benjamin Francis Foss and Hannah W. Feeney, taking the surname "Foss" at that time.1,2

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 January 1920Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME"George M." age 40, b. ME, millman for a sawmill, with wife Ada and children Anna, Millard, and Frances6

Children of George Millard Plummer and Ada Lillian Knight

Citations

  1. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Forest Hill Cemetery, Jonesboro, Washington Co., ME.
  2. [S2112] Penny Foss, "George Foss - email 01," e-mail message from Penny Foss to David G. Ball, 23 September 2013.
  3. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.
  4. [S2114] "pennymaxx1", "Foss Family Tree," database made available on-line courtesy of "pennymaxx1", http://trees.ancestry.ca/tree/7902211/person/-1020140784, database viewed September 2013.
  5. [S185] Index to Maine Marriages 1892-1966, 1977-1996, made available by New England Historic Genealogical Society (Boston, MA) on-line at www.newenglandancestors.org, 2004; database courtesy of Maine State Archives.
  6. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME, ED 174, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 250).

Anna L. Foss1

F, #75132, b. circa 1912
     Anna L. Foss was born circa 1912 at ME.1 She was the daughter of George Millard Plummer and Ada Lillian Knight.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 January 1920Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME"Anna L." age 7, b. ME, with parents, etc.1

Child of Anna L. Foss and William Wareing

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME, ED 174, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 250).
  2. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.
  3. [S521] Judith (Field) Stuntz, "John Libby Descendants - A work in progress in collaboration with Allen E. Humphries, JLFA Board Member," database made available on-line courtesy of Judith (Field) Stuntz, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=jlibby&id=I24024, database put on-line 29 August 2008.

Millard E. Foss1

M, #75133, b. circa 1914
     Millard E. Foss was born circa 1914 at ME.1 He was the son of George Millard Plummer and Ada Lillian Knight.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 January 1920Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME"Millard E." age 5, b. ME, with parents, etc.1

Child of Millard E. Foss and Marie Plummer

Citations

  1. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME, ED 174, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 250).
  2. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.
  3. [S2112] Penny Foss, "George Foss - email 01," e-mail message from Penny Foss to David G. Ball, 23 September 2013.

Frances Elizabeth Foss1

F, #75134, b. 25 April 1916, d. 11 May 2006
     Frances Elizabeth Foss was born on 25 April 1916 at Jonesport, Washington Co., ME.1 She was the daughter of George Millard Plummer and Ada Lillian Knight.1 Frances Elizabeth Foss married Kenneth W. Varney on 16 May 1948 at Jonesboro, Washington Co., ME.1 Frances Elizabeth Foss died on 11 May 2006 at Lubec, Washington Co., ME, at age 90.1 She was buried at Greenlawn Cemetery, Lubec, Washington Co., ME.1
     She joined the Women's Army Corps where she advanced to the rank of Sargeant and served in Eisenhower's Occupational Army in Germany.1 From an obituary: LUBEC - Frances E. Varney, 90, died May 11, 2006, at a Machias hospital. She was born April 25, 1916, in her beloved Jonesport, the daughter of Geroge M. and Ada L. (Knight) Foss. She was an active member of the Union Church in Jonesboro, singing in the choir, and was also active in the Grange and 4-H club in her youth. She graduated from Jonesboro High School and went on to graduate from the Washington State Normal School in Machias in 1938 with her beloved sister Anna. Her first teaching position was in North Brewer, then she went on to Ballad Hill School in Lincoln. Frances then joined the W.A.C.'s where she advanced to the rank of Sargeant and served in Eisenhower's Occupational Army in Germany. While there she attended school in Manchester, England. She also traveled extensively through Europe. Upon her return to Maine she continued her education by taking classes at the University of Maine. She then left her studies to return home to care for her grandmother Knight. There she renewed her friendship with Kenneth Varney. They were married in the Jonesboro Church. After their marriage they moved to Lubec where they both taught in the junior high school. They both became active in the Lubec Congregational Church. Frances sang in the choir for many years. She was a member of the Senior Citizens Club in Lubec. Where she made many long term friends. She is survived by three beloved sons, Jeffrey, Steven and Robert 'Bobby,' all of Lubec; two grandsons, Larry and Brandon; three great-grandchildren, Cyrstal, Tyler, and Mallory; her beloved sister, Anna Foss Wareing of Old Town; sister-in-law, Marie Foss; and niece, Penny, both of Machias; niece, Jane Wareing Flahive of Windham; two beloved cousins, Helene Wright and Leon Trenholm; and special friends, Kay Parker, Norma Hampton and Merrill 'Kingfish' Tucker. Graveside memorial services will be held 3 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at the Greenlawn Cemetery, Lubec.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

9 January 1920Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME"Francis E." age 3 9/12, b. ME, with parents, etc.3
a Public School teacher1

Children of Frances Elizabeth Foss and Kenneth W. Varney

Citations

  1. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.
  2. [S521] Judith (Field) Stuntz, "John Libby Descendants - A work in progress in collaboration with Allen E. Humphries, JLFA Board Member," database made available on-line courtesy of Judith (Field) Stuntz, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=jlibby&id=I24024, database put on-line 29 August 2008.
  3. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Rogue Bluffs, Washington Co., ME, ED 174, Sheet 6B (back of stamped 250).

(child) Bradley1

?, #75135, b. say 1906, d. before 1910
     (child) Bradley was born say 1906.1 (child) Bradley was the child of Charles H. Bradley and Clara Hensey.1 (child) Bradley died before 1910.1

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Pierson, Montcalm Co., MI, ED 160, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 326).

(child) Bradley1

?, #75136, b. say 1908, d. before 1910
     (child) Bradley was born say 1908.1 (child) Bradley was the child of Charles H. Bradley and Clara Hensey.1 (child) Bradley died before 1910.1

Citations

  1. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Pierson, Montcalm Co., MI, ED 160, Sheet 2B (back of stamped 326).

Sanford K. Knight1

M, #75137, b. 25 February 1853, d. 16 September 1876
     Sanford K. Knight was born on 25 February 1853 at ME.1 He was the son of Stephen Knight and Lydia Wescott Johnson.1 Sanford K. Knight married Almina Smith on 1 August 1876.1 Sanford K. Knight died on 16 September 1876 at age 23.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

11 July 1860Machias, Washington Co., ME"Sanford" age 8, b. ME, with parents, etc.2

Citations

  1. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.
  2. [S8] 1860 (June 1) U.S. Census, Machias, Washington Co., ME, p. 64.

Almina Smith1

F, #75138, b. circa 1858
     Almina Smith was born circa 1858.1 She married Sanford K. Knight, son of Stephen Knight and Lydia Wescott Johnson, on 1 August 1876.1

Citations

  1. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.

David Curtice1

M, #75139
     David Curtice married Flora Wilsey.1

Child of David Curtice and Flora Wilsey

Citations

  1. [S1204] Larry A. Isberg, "Francis Hurd - email 04," e-mail message from Larry A. Isberg (Rochester NH) to David G. Ball, 30 October 2010.

Harriet Whitney1

F, #75140, b. circa 1865
     Harriet Whitney was born circa 1865.1 She married Thomas Merrill Knight, son of Stephen Knight and Lydia Wescott Johnson, circa 1883.1

Child of Harriet Whitney and Thomas Merrill Knight

Citations

  1. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.

(son) Knight1

M, #75141
     (son) Knight was the son of Thomas Merrill Knight and Harriet Whitney.1

Citations

  1. [S1218] Craig Bryant, "New England Bryant Genealogy Site," database made available on-line courtesy of Craig Bryant, http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=REG&db=bryantweb&id=I15862, database put on-line 30 July 2008.

Flora Wilsey1

F, #75142
     Flora Wilsey married David Curtice.1

Child of Flora Wilsey and David Curtice

Citations

  1. [S1204] Larry A. Isberg, "Francis Hurd - email 04," e-mail message from Larry A. Isberg (Rochester NH) to David G. Ball, 30 October 2010.

(son) Ball1

M, #75143, b. 30 January 1899, d. 2 February 1899
     (son) Ball was born on 30 January 1899 at Ensley, Newaygo Co., MI.1 He was the son of Charles Archibald Ball and Viola M. Curtice.1 (son) Ball died on 2 February 1899 at Ensley, Newaygo Co., MI.1

Citations

  1. [S1204] Larry A. Isberg, "Francis Hurd - email 04," e-mail message from Larry A. Isberg (Rochester NH) to David G. Ball, 30 October 2010.

Bertha M. Ball1

F, #75144, b. circa 1902
     Bertha M. Ball was born circa 1902 at Newaygo Co., MI.2 She was the daughter of Charles Archibald Ball and Viola M. Curtice.1 Bertha M. Ball married Fay A. Lipscomb, son of Sylvanus Lipscomb and Lillian Johnson, on 21 February 1920 at Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI.2

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 May 1910Algoma, Kent Co., MI"Bertha M." age 9, b. MI, with parents, etc.3
7 January 1920Algoma, Kent Co., MI"Bertha" age 18, b. MI, with parents, etc.4
3 May 1930Algoma, Kent Co., MI"Bertha" age 30, b. MI, with husband, etc.5

Citations

  1. [S1204] Larry A. Isberg, "Francis Hurd - email 04," e-mail message from Larry A. Isberg (Rochester NH) to David G. Ball, 30 October 2010.
  2. [S1244] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 38, Sheet 9A (stamped 183).
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 2, Sheet 2A (stamped 13).
  5. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 41-104, Sheet 8B (back of stamped 87).

Theodore R. Ball1

M, #75145, b. 7 August 1904, d. 29 September 1993
     Theodore R. Ball was born on 7 August 1904 at MI.1 He was the son of Charles Archibald Ball and Viola M. Curtice.1 Theodore R. Ball married Florence E. O'Connel circa 1922.1,2 Theodore R. Ball died on 29 September 1993 at Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, at age 89.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

3 May 1910Algoma, Kent Co., MI"Theorde R." age 5, b. MI, with parents, etc.3
7 January 1920Algoma, Kent Co., MI"Theodore" age 15, b. MI, with parents, etc.4
2 April 1930Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI"Theodore R." age 28, b. MI, pressman for a leather shop, with wife Florence and sons Theodore and John2

Children of Theodore R. Ball and Florence E. O'Connel

Citations

  1. [S1204] Larry A. Isberg, "Francis Hurd - email 04," e-mail message from Larry A. Isberg (Rochester NH) to David G. Ball, 30 October 2010.
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, ED 41-81, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 132).
  3. [S13] 1910 (April 15) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 38, Sheet 9A (stamped 183).
  4. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 2, Sheet 2A (stamped 13).

Florence E. O'Connel1

F, #75146, b. 14 September 1901, d. 31 January 1997
     Florence E. O'Connel was born on 14 September 1901 at MI.1 She married Theodore R. Ball, son of Charles Archibald Ball and Viola M. Curtice, circa 1922.1,2 Florence E. O'Connel died on 31 January 1997 at Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, at age 95.1

Census, Occupation & Residence

2 April 1930Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI"Florence E." age 28, b. MI, with husband, etc.2

Children of Florence E. O'Connel and Theodore R. Ball

Citations

  1. [S1204] Larry A. Isberg, "Francis Hurd - email 04," e-mail message from Larry A. Isberg (Rochester NH) to David G. Ball, 30 October 2010.
  2. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, ED 41-81, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 132).

Minnie M. Farwell1

F, #75147, b. circa 1897, d. 19 November 1957
     Minnie M. Farwell was born circa 1897 at MI.2 She was the daughter of Edward Farwell and Bertha Davis.1 Minnie M. Farwell married Lyman P. Ball, son of Charles Archibald Ball and Viola M. Curtice, on 28 November 1917 at Muskegon Heights, Muskegon Co., MI.1 Minnie M. Farwell died on 19 November 1957.3 She was buried at Algoma Township Cemetery, Sparta, Kent Co., MI.3

Census, Occupation & Residence

2 January 1920Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI"Minnie M." age 22, b. MI, with husband2
18 April 1930Algoma, Kent Co., MI"Minnie M." age 32, b. MI, with husband, etc.4
22 April 1940Algoma, Kent Co., MI"Minnie" age 42, b. MI, with husband, etc.5

Citations

  1. [S1244] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
  2. [S14] 1920 (January 1) U.S. Census, Grand Rapids, Kent Co., MI, ED 83, Sheet 1B (back of stamped 31).
  3. [S903] Find A Grave - A User-Contributed Listing of Cemeteries and Memorials; Find A Grave Founder Jim Tipton, 2009; online at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs&, Algoma Township Cemetery, Sparta, Kent Co., MI.
  4. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 41-104, Sheet 2A (stamped 81).
  5. [S16] 1940 (April 1) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 41-2, Sheet 2A (stamped 22).

Edward Farwell1

M, #75148
     Edward Farwell married Bertha Davis.1

Child of Edward Farwell and Bertha Davis

Citations

  1. [S1244] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Bertha Davis1

F, #75149
     Bertha Davis married Edward Farwell.1

Child of Bertha Davis and Edward Farwell

Citations

  1. [S1244] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, made available by FamilySearch.org (Salt Lake City, Utah) on-line at http://familysearch.org, 2010; database courtesy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Lewis W. Ball1

M, #75150
     Lewis W. Ball is the son of Lyman P. Ball and Minnie M. Farwell.1

Citations

  1. [S15] 1930 (April 1) U.S. Census, Algoma, Kent Co., MI, ED 41-104, Sheet 2A (stamped 81).