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Madelyn May Whitney

Female 1920 - 2018  (97 years)


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  • Name Madelyn May Whitney 
    Born 24 Aug 1920  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1930  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Graduation 1938  Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    She graduated from Northfield High School. 
    Residence 1963  Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 16 May 2018  Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Agency: Buckley Healthcare Center 
    Obituary 18 May 2018  Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    ERVING - Madelyn M. Mankowsky, 97 of Erving, MA, died Wednesday morning (5-16-2018) at Buckley Healthcare Center, Greenfield, MA. She was born in Northfield, MA on August 24, 1920 the daughter of Ernest and Ethel (Field) Whitney. Madelyn was educated in Northfield schools and was a graduate of Northfield High Class of 1938. She worked at the former Greenfield Tap & Die during WW II.

    She was married to Carroll Mankowsky for sixty-seven years until his death in 2012. She was a communicant of St. John's Church in Millers Falls, MA. She loved her home for sixty eight years in Millers Falls and enjoyed caring for it. She loved to travel and had several crafts, most notably knitting and rug making. She was happiest when providing child care to the little people of her extended family, who loved her right back.

    She is survived by two sons: David of Port Charlotte, Fla. and Paul of Naples, Fla., five grandchildren, and one great grandchild, and by dozens of nieces and nephews and cousins.

    There will be a time of gathering at the Kidder Funeral Home, 1 Parker Ave, Northfield, MA on July 28, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. Burial will follow in Farms Cemetery, Northfield, MA. 
    Buried Northfield Farms Cemetery, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I140  Delvee Family | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Samuel
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2018 

    Father Ernest Clifton Whitney,   b. 16 Apr 1884, Dover, Windham County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1966, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ethel May Field,   b. 03 May 1885, Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1961, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Aug 1905 
    Family ID F68  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Carroll WIlliam Mankowsky,   b. 5 Apr 1918, Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 2012, Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Children 
     1. David Carl Mankowsky
     2. Paul Mankowsky
    Last Modified 23 May 2018 
    Family ID F3191  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1920 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded, age 9, while living with her parents. - 1930 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - She graduated from Northfield High School. - 1938 - Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    57 River Road - 1963 - Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts
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    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: Buckley Healthcare Center - 16 May 2018 - Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - ERVING - Madelyn M. Mankowsky, 97 of Erving, MA, died Wednesday morning (5-16-2018) at Buckley Healthcare Center, Greenfield, MA. She was born in Northfield, MA on August 24, 1920 the daughter of Ernest and Ethel (Field) Whitney. Madelyn was educated in Northfield schools and was a graduate of Northfield High Class of 1938. She worked at the former Greenfield Tap & Die during WW II. She was married to Carroll Mankowsky for sixty-seven years until his death in 2012. She was a communicant of St. John's Church in Millers Falls, MA. She loved her home for sixty eight years in Millers Falls and enjoyed caring for it. She loved to travel and had several crafts, most notably knitting and rug making. She was happiest when providing child care to the little people of her extended family, who loved her right back. She is survived by two sons: David of Port Charlotte, Fla. and Paul of Naples, Fla., five grandchildren, and one great grandchild, and by dozens of nieces and nephews and cousins. There will be a time of gathering at the Kidder Funeral Home, 1 Parker Ave, Northfield, MA on July 28, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. Burial will follow in Farms Cemetery, Northfield, MA. - 18 May 2018 - Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Northfield Farms Cemetery, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

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

    3. [S1280] Obituary Madelyn M. Mankowsky, (Greenfield, Massachusetts: The Greenfield Recorder, 18 May 2018).

    4. [S509] 1930 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002).

    5. [S846] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Greenfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1963