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Ruth Drake

Female 1825 - 1865  (39 years)


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  • Name Ruth Drake 
    Born 9 Oct 1825  Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Census 1855  Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1860  Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 18 Apr 1865  Warren, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Person ID I48  | Spouse of a Delvee
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2020 

    Father Elisha Drake,   b. 3 Nov 1786, North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1869, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Betsey White,   b. 1 Feb 1789, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1863, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 19 Jun 1823  North Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2841  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Fessenden Delvey,   b. 29 Sep 1820, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1883, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1847  Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    • Ruth lived in Spencer, Mass. when she was married. The IGI also lists the marriage as in North Brookfield and Springfield.
    Marriage Record of Ruth Drake and Charles Delvey
    Marriage Record of Ruth Drake and Charles Delvey
    Children 
     1. Charles White Delvey,   b. 13 Jan 1848, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1903, Worcester, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [Birth]
     2. Sarah Elizabeth Delvey,   b. 15 Aug 1850, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1858, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)  [Birth]
     3. Ruth Ellen "Nellie" Delvey,   b. 30 Apr 1853, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1917, Northfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
     4. Chester Edward Delvey,   b. 12 Feb 1855, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1858, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 3 years)  [Birth]
     5. Chester Warren Delvey,   b. 11 Nov 1858, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Sep 1911, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [Birth]
     6. Arthur Nelson Delvey,   b. 8 May 1863, Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1913, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 22 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Death: There appears to be two death records, one listing the 17th, the other the 18th. The one listing the 17th, was a transcription sent to the state, therefore I am using the 18th as her death date.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Oct 1825 - Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Mar 1847 - Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 30 - 1855 - Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 35 - 1860 - Spencer, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Apr 1865 - Warren, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S826] 1855 Massachusetts State Census, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014).

    2. [S716] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Spencer, Worcester, Massachusetts; Page: 752; Family History Library Film: 803530

    3. [S8] International Genealogical Index (IGI), (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).

    4. [S189] Lint, A Ann. Descendants of Peter Delvee, (Willoughby, Ohio: mansuscript, 23 June 1999).

    5. [S752] Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850, (Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 6 February 2020).
      Marriage Record of Ruth Drake and Charles Delvey

    6. [S827] Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).
      Marriage Record of Ruth Drake and Charles Delvey

    7. [S799] Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).