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Ruth Melinda Delvey

Ruth Melinda Delvey

Female 1838 - 1923  (85 years)

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  • Name Ruth Melinda Delvey 
    Born 15 Jun 1838  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Birth Record of Ruth M. Delvee
    Birth Record of Ruth M. Delvee
    Gender Female 
    Census 1855  Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1860  Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1870  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 1880  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Census 1910  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Census 1920  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    History After her marriage, she lived in Barre, Mass., for five years, then moved to Brush Valley in Warwick where she lived for twenty-five years. Finally she moved to Orange. 
    Died 9 Sep 1923  Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 13, 14, 15
    Agency: at home, 77 North Main Street 
    • She died at 9 o'clock Sunday morning.
    Buried 12 Sep 1923  Riverside Cemetery, Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 13
    Gravestone of George and Ruth (Delvee) Harding, and their daughter Ella.
    Gravestone of George and Ruth (Delvee) Harding, and their daughter Ella.
    Person ID I801  Delvee Family | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Joseph
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2018 

    Father Joseph Delvee,   b. 19 Feb 1803, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Aug 1848, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Ann Wheaton,   b. 15 Nov 1806, Townsend, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1844, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 31 Jun 1831  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 16, 17
    • Patterson (S152) gives their marriage date as 18 June 1831.
    Family ID F26  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Harding,   b. 17 Dec 1837, Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1910, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 01 Jun 1859  Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 13, 18
    Children 
     1. Ella Melinda Harding,   b. 19 Dec 1860, Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1928, Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)  [Birth]
     2. Cora May Harding,   b. 9 Jun 1868, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1952, North Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [Birth]
     3. Grace Idella Harding,   b. 15 Jul 1871, Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1950, Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 10 May 2014 
    Family ID F471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jun 1838 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was recorded while living with the Harwood family. - 1855 - Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 01 Jun 1859 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She and her husband were recorded while living with his parents. - 1860 - Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 32 - 1870 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - They had a 14 year old boarder, Erma Roe. - 1900 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - She was a widow living with her daughter, Grace, and her husband. - 1920 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Agency: at home, 77 North Main Street - 9 Sep 1923 - Orange, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Sep 1923 - Riverside Cemetery, Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ruth Melinda (Delvey) Harding
    Ruth Melinda (Delvey) Harding

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Ward, Edith. Decent of Lawrence C. Ward, (New York: manuscript, c 1970).

    2. [S42] Roy, Robert A. Gravestones Recorded from Riverside Cemetery, Barre, Mass., ( Lexington Park, Maryland: manuscript, 1982).

    3. [S52] Muse, Jeanne. Delvey Family Group Sheets, (Asheville, North Carolina: manuscript, 20 August 1995).

    4. [S377] Allred, Paul W. Descendants of Peter Delvey, (Unknown place: manuscript, 11 November 2002).

    5. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Memorial ID 11002493

    6. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Birth Record of Ruth M. Delvee

    7. [S826] 1855 State Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014).

    8. [S716] 1860 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009.).
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Barre, Worcester, Massachusetts; Roll: M653_533; Page: 260; Family History Library Film: 803533

    9. [S675] 1870 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009).
      Year: 1870; Census Place: Warwick, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_615; Page: 410B; Family History Library Film: 552114

    10. [S504] 1900 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004).

    11. [S503] 1910 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006).

    12. [S499] 1920 U.S. Federal Census - Massachusetts, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010).
      Year: 1920; Census Place: Orange, Franklin, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_698; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 125

    13. [S65] Obituary of Ruth Melinda Harding, (Athol, Massachusetts: Athol Transcript, 1923).

    14. [S388] Delvee Historian. Delvee Family Records 1887 - 1988, (Warwick, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1988).

    15. [S885] Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

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

    17. [S152] Patterson, Shirley Drury. The Tale of Bathsheba Woods and Bathsheba Moore Woods, (Towne Family Associaiton, About Town, volume XV, number 1, March 1995).

    18. [S41] Obituary of George Harding, (Barre, Massachusetts: The Barre Gazette, 29 April 1910).